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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 32 34 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.05% 2.33% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 3.36% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,350 £46,150
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £68,750 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £46,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.78% -16.36%
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
207 119 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 84.84% 69.19% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 179 114 169
Average salary £51,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) DV Cleared
3 8 (57.14%) Information Security
4 7 (50.00%) CISSP
4 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) Security Management
5 6 (42.86%) RMADS
6 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (35.71%) Information Security Management
6 5 (35.71%) BT
7 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (21.43%) Network Design
9 2 (14.29%) JSP 440
9 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
9 2 (14.29%) Internet
9 2 (14.29%) IIS
9 2 (14.29%) JSP
9 2 (14.29%) Firewall
9 2 (14.29%) Marketing
9 2 (14.29%) Validation
10 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (7.14%) CESG
10 1 (7.14%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
10 1 (7.14%) Degree
10 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
10 1 (7.14%) Electronics
10 1 (7.14%) Telecoms

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Information Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Security Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) CLAS Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Bid Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (42.86%) RMADS
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) CESG
4 1 (7.14%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) Security Management
3 5 (35.71%) Information Security Management
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (21.43%) Network Design
6 2 (14.29%) Validation
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) ERP
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Service Management
7 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
7 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) DV Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) JSP 440
3 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) BT