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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 42 37 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -22
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.03% 1.32% 10.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.90% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 16
Average salary £71,248 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.92% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
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
239 105 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 81.85% 69.08% 75.88%
Number of salaries quoted 217 91 118
Average salary £44,000 £41,650 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.64% +4.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Security Architecture
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Cyber Security
2 5 (62.50%) CESG
2 5 (62.50%) Business Development
2 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Snort
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) APMP
3 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) PMI
3 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Cyber Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) CLAS Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Head of ICT
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Cyber Security
2 5 (62.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) APMP
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (12.50%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) BT