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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 66 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.24% 0.30% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.33% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £65,000 £85,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +61.90%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
372 300 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.21% 91.19% 76.81%
Number of salaries quoted 310 267 178
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 21 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (48.15%) Risk Management
3 10 (37.04%) Information Security
4 5 (18.52%) Electronics
4 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
4 5 (18.52%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (3.70%) RMADS
6 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
6 1 (3.70%) CESG
6 1 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
6 1 (3.70%) Security Management
6 1 (3.70%) Finance
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.70%) CLAS

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 5 (18.52%) Electronics
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Designer
1 5 (18.52%) Systems Designer
1 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Information Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Research Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) CESG
1 1 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (48.15%) Risk Management
3 10 (37.04%) Information Security
4 5 (18.52%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Security Management
6 1 (3.70%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (3.70%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) RMADS