The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 89 54 89
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +35
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 9 34 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.85% 3.63% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 4.85% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 34 4
Average salary £51,250 £40,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% -9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,200 £51,900 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
Information Assurance
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
886 701 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.66% 74.81% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 726 592 586
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Information Assurance
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -16 3 £53,500 +5.94% 1
Cheltenham -23 2 £72,500 +81.25% 2
Information Assurance
South West

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Information Assurance 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 Assurance.

1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (44.44%) RMADS
2 12 (44.44%) Information Security
3 11 (40.74%) Management Information System
3 11 (40.74%) DV Cleared
4 10 (37.04%) CESG
5 7 (25.93%) CISSP
5 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 6 (22.22%) Security Management
6 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 6 (22.22%) Degree
7 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Time Management
7 5 (18.52%) Aerospace
7 5 (18.52%) Validation
8 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (14.81%) Firewall
8 4 (14.81%) Internet
8 4 (14.81%) IIS
8 4 (14.81%) JSP
8 4 (14.81%) JSP 440
8 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
9 3 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (11.11%) Project Management
9 3 (11.11%) Information Security Management
9 3 (11.11%) BT
9 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Information Assurance 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 Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (18.52%) Aerospace
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Avionics
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Bid Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) Security Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Security Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Information Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) CLAS Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Project Support Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Project Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Project Officer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) RMADS
2 11 (40.74%) Management Information System
3 10 (37.04%) CESG
4 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
5 3 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.70%) Physics
7 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Information Security
2 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 6 (22.22%) Security Management
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Time Management
4 5 (18.52%) Validation
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security Management
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.70%) Business Development
6 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.70%) Network Design
6 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) DV Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) CISSP
4 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 6 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.81%) JSP 440
3 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.70%) ARP4754
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) BT
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
D P Connect
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Health Care
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive salaries and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago