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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 50 38 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.96% 0.55% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.78% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £53,500 £50,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.94% +6.31%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -14.54%
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
265 129 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 84.39% 71.27% 79.75%
Number of salaries quoted 225 113 151
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 May 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 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Security Management
2 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (45.45%) CISSP
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (45.45%) RMADS
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
4 3 (27.27%) CESG
4 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (27.27%) BT
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) IIS
5 2 (18.18%) JSP
5 2 (18.18%) JSP 440
5 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
5 2 (18.18%) Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
6 1 (9.09%) Network Design
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Electronics

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (18.18%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Information Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Security Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Bid Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) CLAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
1 5 (45.45%) RMADS
2 3 (27.27%) CESG
3 2 (18.18%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Security Management
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) JSP 440
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) BT