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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 24 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 7.35% 1.34% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.98% 1.99% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 1
Average salary £67,500 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% -7.60%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
167 151 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 81.86% 67.41% 86.11%
Number of salaries quoted 140 125 170
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £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 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 27 February 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 15 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
4 9 (37.50%) CISSP
4 9 (37.50%) Cyber Security
5 8 (33.33%) Information Assurance
6 7 (29.17%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (25.00%) Security Architecture
7 6 (25.00%) BT
8 5 (20.83%) Information Security Management
8 5 (20.83%) Security Management
8 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
9 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
9 4 (16.67%) CESG
9 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (16.67%) Business Development
9 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
9 4 (16.67%) Firewall
9 4 (16.67%) C
9 4 (16.67%) Windows
9 4 (16.67%) Linux
10 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
10 3 (12.50%) ITIL
10 3 (12.50%) Service Management
10 3 (12.50%) Internet
10 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
10 3 (12.50%) Validation
10 3 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) FTP
5 1 (4.17%) HTTP
5 1 (4.17%) LDAP
5 1 (4.17%) Broadband
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) SMTP
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) MPLS
5 1 (4.17%) Telnet
5 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Military
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Security Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Information Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) CLAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) CESG
2 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.33%) RMADS
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Cyber Security
2 8 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 6 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 5 (20.83%) Information Security Management
4 5 (20.83%) Security Management
5 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 4 (16.67%) Business Development
6 3 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
6 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (12.50%) Validation
7 2 (8.33%) ITSM
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) People Management
8 1 (4.17%) SIEM
8 1 (4.17%) Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) Software Distribution
8 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (4.17%) Time Management
8 1 (4.17%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C
2 2 (8.33%) C++
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 15 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) CISSP
4 7 (29.17%) Degree
5 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.33%) MCP
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.17%) CISM
7 1 (4.17%) GCIA
7 1 (4.17%) GSEC
7 1 (4.17%) GCIH
7 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (4.17%) ISEB
7 1 (4.17%) VCP4
7 1 (4.17%) GWAPT
7 1 (4.17%) OSCP
7 1 (4.17%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
3 1 (4.17%) COBIT
3 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) BT
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Tripwire
4 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
4 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) NetIQ
Gloucester
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago