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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 29 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.50% 2.11% 5.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.96% 3.02% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 12
Average salary £56,250 £33,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.91% -5.63%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +11.11%
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
158 199 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 79.00% 69.82% 82.43%
Number of salaries quoted 130 160 169
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 18 December 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Cyber Security
2 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (30.77%) Information Assurance
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (23.08%) BT
3 3 (23.08%) Identity Management
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
3 3 (23.08%) Security Management
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) People Management
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Banking

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) Telnet
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Information Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Information Assurance
1 4 (30.77%) Cyber Security
2 3 (23.08%) Identity Management
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
2 3 (23.08%) Security Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
3 2 (15.38%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) SABSA
4 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) MCP
5 1 (7.69%) ISEB
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CISM
5 1 (7.69%) GCIA
5 1 (7.69%) GSEC
5 1 (7.69%) GCIH
5 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (7.69%) GWAPT
5 1 (7.69%) OSCP
5 1 (7.69%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) COBIT
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) BT
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
3 1 (7.69%) Tripwire
3 1 (7.69%) Sourcefire
3 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Outstanding Package
Posted: 6 days ago