The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 43 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 3 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.10% - 7.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% - 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 15
Average salary £63,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.36% +10.00%
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 Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
221 148 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 81.25% 72.91% 78.11%
Number of salaries quoted 196 119 133
Average salary £47,437 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.59% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Gloucester

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Information Assurance
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) CESG
3 4 (50.00%) RMADS
4 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
4 3 (37.50%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (25.00%) Information Security
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) CISSP
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) JSP 440
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Electronics
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Bid Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) CESG
1 4 (50.00%) RMADS
2 3 (37.50%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Security Management
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (25.00%) JSP 440