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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 53 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -2
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 43 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.67% 1.79% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.30% 2.08% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 11
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
812 866 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 88.17% 86.00% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 550 719 606
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheltenham +29 31 - - 15
Gloucester -2 5 £55,000 -15.38%
Tewkesbury - 2 £47,500 -
Information Assurance
South West

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 62 (84.93%) Cybersecurity
2 31 (42.47%) Risk Management
3 25 (34.25%) Information Security
4 9 (12.33%) Telecoms
5 8 (10.96%) Electronics
5 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.59%) Translating Business Requirements
6 7 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (9.59%) Cryptography
7 6 (8.22%) CISSP
7 6 (8.22%) CISM
7 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
8 5 (6.85%) Degree
8 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.48%) Finance
9 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
9 4 (5.48%) DV Cleared
9 4 (5.48%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (4.11%) CLAS
10 3 (4.11%) IT Audit
10 3 (4.11%) RMADS
10 3 (4.11%) Network Architecture
10 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
10 3 (4.11%) CESG
10 3 (4.11%) Programme Management
10 3 (4.11%) ITIL
11 2 (2.74%) VPN
11 2 (2.74%) Military
11 2 (2.74%) Firewall
11 2 (2.74%) Risk Assessment

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Firewall
1 2 (2.74%) VPN
2 1 (1.37%) HTTP
General
1 9 (12.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.96%) Electronics
3 4 (5.48%) Finance
4 2 (2.74%) Military
5 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (16.44%) Architect
1 12 (16.44%) Information Architect
1 12 (16.44%) Information Assurance Architect
2 8 (10.96%) Information Assurance Engineer
2 8 (10.96%) Security Advisor
3 7 (9.59%) Designer
3 7 (9.59%) Research Engineer
3 7 (9.59%) Systems Designer
3 7 (9.59%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (6.85%) Consultant
5 3 (4.11%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 3 (4.11%) Security Consultant
5 3 (4.11%) Security Officer
6 2 (2.74%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 2 (2.74%) IT Consultant
6 2 (2.74%) IT Security Officer
7 1 (1.37%) Analyst
7 1 (1.37%) IT Manager
7 1 (1.37%) Project Manager
7 1 (1.37%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Cryptography
2 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.11%) CESG
3 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (84.93%) Cybersecurity
2 31 (42.47%) Risk Management
3 25 (34.25%) Information Security
4 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
5 7 (9.59%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.11%) IT Audit
7 3 (4.11%) ITIL
7 3 (4.11%) Network Architecture
7 3 (4.11%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.74%) Change Control
8 2 (2.74%) Requirements Management
8 2 (2.74%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (1.37%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.37%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.37%) Computer Forensics
9 1 (1.37%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.37%) Document Management
9 1 (1.37%) Network Design
9 1 (1.37%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) CISM
1 6 (8.22%) CISSP
1 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) Degree
3 4 (5.48%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (5.48%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.11%) CLAS
5 2 (2.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.11%) RMADS
3 2 (2.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.37%) P3O
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