The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 25 59 41
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -18
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 31 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.95% 0.90% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.91% 1.04% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.24%
Information Assurance
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
348 385 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.23% 87.10% 79.77%
Number of salaries quoted 208 322 177
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Information Assurance
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Information Assurance also 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 that cited Information Assurance.

1 52 (88.14%) Cybersecurity
2 27 (45.76%) Risk Management
3 15 (25.42%) Information Security
4 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.86%) Translating Business Requirements
5 7 (11.86%) Electronics
5 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
5 7 (11.86%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Information Assurance also 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 that cited Information Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 7 (11.86%) Electronics
1 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (20.34%) Architect
1 12 (20.34%) Information Architect
1 12 (20.34%) Information Assurance Architect
2 8 (13.56%) Information Assurance Engineer
2 8 (13.56%) Security Advisor
3 7 (11.86%) Designer
3 7 (11.86%) Research Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Systems Designer
3 7 (11.86%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (88.14%) Cybersecurity
2 27 (45.76%) Risk Management
3 15 (25.42%) Information Security
4 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.86%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago