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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 53 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 3 30 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.73% 8.96% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 10.71% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 30 2
Average salary £72,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -13.63%
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
328 280 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 79.81% 83.58% 71.61%
Number of salaries quoted 269 239 162
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £71,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 6 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 5 (55.56%) Probability Theory
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 5 (55.56%) Postgraduate
2 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) CESG
4 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Military
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (11.11%) JSP
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Avionics
5 1 (11.11%) ARP4754
5 1 (11.11%) CESG Infosec
5 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
5 1 (11.11%) RMADS
5 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (11.11%) Physics

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
General
1 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 1 (11.11%) Military
1 1 (11.11%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) CLAS Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
2 2 (22.22%) CESG
3 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Physics
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) RMADS
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 6 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 5 (55.56%) Probability Theory
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Postgraduate
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) CESG Infosec
1 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
1 1 (11.11%) ARP4754
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday