The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security 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 Security over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 20 24 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 9.58% 6.78% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.74% 7.69% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 1
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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 Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
149 156 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 89.22% 88.14% 70.90%
Number of salaries quoted 100 130 137
Average salary £47,500 £44,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £46,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Information Security
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Gloucester

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 12 (52.17%) CISSP
2 11 (47.83%) CISM
2 11 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (43.48%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (34.78%) Degree
5 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
5 7 (30.43%) DNS
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (26.09%) CLAS
7 5 (21.74%) SANS
7 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
7 5 (21.74%) Network Security
7 5 (21.74%) RMADS
7 5 (21.74%) Information Assurance
7 5 (21.74%) Network Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) SIEM
7 5 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (21.74%) GIAC
8 4 (17.39%) HTTP
8 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
8 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
8 4 (17.39%) Snort
8 4 (17.39%) tcpdump

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 5 (21.74%) Network Security
3 4 (17.39%) HTTP
3 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 4 (17.39%) tcpdump
3 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Security Officer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) IT Security Officer
3 4 (17.39%) SOC Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Information Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Security Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Software Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Cybercrime
4 2 (8.70%) CESG
4 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Cybersecurity
1 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Information Assurance
3 5 (21.74%) Network Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) SIEM
4 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Business Development
5 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 3 (13.04%) Document Management
5 3 (13.04%) EAI
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) OWASP
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Security Testing
5 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) CISSP
2 11 (47.83%) CISM
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
4 6 (26.09%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (26.09%) CLAS
4 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (21.74%) GIAC
5 5 (21.74%) SANS
6 3 (13.04%) CCDP
6 3 (13.04%) CISA
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
6 3 (13.04%) PMP
7 1 (4.35%) CFCE
7 1 (4.35%) GCIA
7 1 (4.35%) GCIH
7 1 (4.35%) GREM
7 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (21.74%) RMADS
3 1 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Snort
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
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