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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 29 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.45% 5.24% 9.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 6.99% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 29
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £50,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
92 143 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 66.67% 74.87% 73.19%
Number of salaries quoted 82 109 223
Average salary £41,650 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) COBIT
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
3 1 (16.67%) RMADS
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Military

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Military
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago