The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 82 57 74
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 4 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.45% 2.65% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 3.47% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 28
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
650 634 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 73.86% 76.48% 74.09%
Number of salaries quoted 518 582 874
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Information Assurance
South West

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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 -10 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Information Assurance
South West

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 30 (81.08%) Cyber Security
2 29 (78.38%) C
2 29 (78.38%) Security Cleared
3 28 (75.68%) Android
3 28 (75.68%) iPhone
3 28 (75.68%) Qt
3 28 (75.68%) Computer Science
3 28 (75.68%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (75.68%) Network Security
3 28 (75.68%) Hibernate
3 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (75.68%) Spring
3 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
3 28 (75.68%) C++
3 28 (75.68%) Java
3 28 (75.68%) SQL
3 28 (75.68%) J2EE
3 28 (75.68%) WebLogic
3 28 (75.68%) HTTP
3 28 (75.68%) EJB
3 28 (75.68%) BT
3 28 (75.68%) Android Development
3 28 (75.68%) iOS Development
3 28 (75.68%) Web Development
3 28 (75.68%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.81%) Electronics
5 2 (5.41%) Firewall
5 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.41%) JSP
5 2 (5.41%) CISSP

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 28 (75.68%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (75.68%) Network Security
1 28 (75.68%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) Internet
General
1 4 (10.81%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
1 14 (37.84%) Development Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Senior Development Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Chief Technology Officer
5 1 (2.70%) Bid Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (75.68%) Qt
1 28 (75.68%) Hibernate
1 28 (75.68%) Spring
1 28 (75.68%) J2EE
1 28 (75.68%) EJB
2 2 (5.41%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (75.68%) iPhone
1 28 (75.68%) Computer Science
1 28 (75.68%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Cyber Security
2 28 (75.68%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
2 28 (75.68%) Android Development
2 28 (75.68%) iOS Development
2 28 (75.68%) Web Development
3 2 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (5.41%) Information Security
4 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) C
2 28 (75.68%) C++
2 28 (75.68%) Java
2 28 (75.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (78.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) JSP 440
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) BT