The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Specialist
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Specialist 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.15% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
Information Specialist
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1882 1633 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.56% 95.39% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1352 1458
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Specialist in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Information Specialist
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Specialist across the Bristol region.

Information Specialist Salary Trend in Bristol

Information Specialist
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Specialist across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Information Specialist Salary Histogram in Bristol

Information Specialist
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Information Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Specialist in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) CISA
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) ISMS
3 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) CISMP
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

Information Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Information Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) ISMS
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CISA
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001