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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 97 75 60
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -15
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 4 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.40% 1.21% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.59% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 22
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
860 630 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 85.49% 76.46% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 712 517 550
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (75.00%) CESG
2 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 4 (33.33%) CISM
4 4 (33.33%) CISSP
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) RMADS
5 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (16.67%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Electronics
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
6 1 (8.33%) Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Bid Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) CLAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) CESG
2 4 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
2 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) RMADS
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Information Security
1 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 4 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 2 (16.67%) Security Management
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) CISSP
3 4 (33.33%) CISM
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Gloucestershire
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + Benifits
Posted: 20 days ago