The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security 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 Security over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 40 37 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 18 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.55% 6.13% 9.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.11% 7.08% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 11
Average salary £53,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £51,750 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,525 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -
Information Security
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
352 353 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 88.89% 86.52% 81.68%
Number of salaries quoted 213 296 189
Average salary £49,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Information Security
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Information Security 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 Security.

1 26 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 19 (31.67%) Java
4 15 (25.00%) Information Assurance
5 12 (20.00%) SQL
5 12 (20.00%) CSS
6 11 (18.33%) MySQL
6 11 (18.33%) Risk Management
7 10 (16.67%) Degree
7 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
9 8 (13.33%) MVC
9 8 (13.33%) JIRA
9 8 (13.33%) Mathematics
9 8 (13.33%) Physics
9 8 (13.33%) Digital Forensics
9 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 8 (13.33%) Perl
9 8 (13.33%) C
9 8 (13.33%) C++
9 8 (13.33%) Python
9 8 (13.33%) CISSP
9 8 (13.33%) Assembly Language
9 8 (13.33%) Internet
10 7 (11.67%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (11.67%) HTML
10 7 (11.67%) Electronics
10 7 (11.67%) Penetration Testing

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Information Security 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 Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) Internet
2 3 (5.00%) 3G
2 3 (5.00%) 4G
2 3 (5.00%) HTTP
2 3 (5.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.67%) Electronics
3 2 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (13.33%) Information Assurance Engineer
1 8 (13.33%) Network Operations Specialist
1 8 (13.33%) Network Specialist
2 7 (11.67%) Consultant
2 7 (11.67%) Designer
2 7 (11.67%) Developer
2 7 (11.67%) Systems Designer
2 7 (11.67%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (10.00%) Report Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Account Manager
4 5 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
4 5 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Senior Reporting Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Tester
5 4 (6.67%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) CSS
2 7 (11.67%) HTML
3 6 (10.00%) D3.js
3 6 (10.00%) Highcharts JS
3 6 (10.00%) HTML5
4 5 (8.33%) LAMP
5 1 (1.67%) jQuery
5 1 (1.67%) JSON
5 1 (1.67%) Web Services
5 1 (1.67%) XML
5 1 (1.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 8 (13.33%) Physics
3 5 (8.33%) CESG
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 11 (18.33%) Risk Management
4 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.33%) Digital Forensics
5 8 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (13.33%) MVC
6 7 (11.67%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (11.67%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (10.00%) Analytics
7 6 (10.00%) Business Analytics
7 6 (10.00%) Security Management
8 5 (8.33%) Secure Coding
9 4 (6.67%) Information Security Management
9 4 (6.67%) ITIL
9 4 (6.67%) Security Architecture
10 3 (5.00%) Business Development
10 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 3 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (31.67%) Java
3 12 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (13.33%) Assembly Language
4 8 (13.33%) C
4 8 (13.33%) C++
4 8 (13.33%) Perl
4 8 (13.33%) Python
5 6 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (13.33%) CISSP
3 6 (10.00%) PCI QSA
4 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.67%) CISM
5 4 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (5.00%) CISMP
6 3 (5.00%) CLAS
7 2 (3.33%) CHECK Team Leader
7 2 (3.33%) CHECK Team Member
7 2 (3.33%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.67%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.00%) COBIT
4 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Jaspersoft
1 6 (10.00%) Zend
2 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
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