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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 29 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 6 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.83% 1.97% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 2.96% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 9
Average salary £50,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.83% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
173 135 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 81.60% 66.50% 85.77%
Number of salaries quoted 150 119 163
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 March 2015.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 6 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 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) DV Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) CISSP
4 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) RMADS
5 6 (40.00%) Security Management
5 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (33.33%) Information Security Management
6 5 (33.33%) BT
7 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
7 3 (20.00%) CESG
7 3 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (20.00%) Network Design
8 2 (13.33%) JSP 440
8 2 (13.33%) Validation
8 2 (13.33%) Firewall
8 2 (13.33%) Internet
8 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
8 2 (13.33%) IIS
8 2 (13.33%) JSP
8 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
8 2 (13.33%) iPad
8 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
9 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
9 1 (6.67%) SaaS
9 1 (6.67%) ITIL

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (13.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) CLAS Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Bid Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (40.00%) RMADS
3 3 (20.00%) CESG
3 3 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (13.33%) iPad
4 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (40.00%) Security Management
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 3 (20.00%) Network Design
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) DV Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) CISSP
3 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (13.33%) JSP 440
3 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) BT