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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 83 54 92
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +38
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 19 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.79% 3.59% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 4.55% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 8
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £40,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,650 £46,450
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -16.36%
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
886 703 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.27% 78.90% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 720 635 636
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -5 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Cheltenham -19 2 - - 3
Tewkesbury -10 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Cirencester - 1 £28,250 -
Information Assurance
South West

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 16 (44.44%) Information Security
3 15 (41.67%) DV Cleared
4 14 (38.89%) RMADS
5 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
6 12 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (25.00%) CISSP
7 9 (25.00%) Algorithms
8 8 (22.22%) CESG
8 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 8 (22.22%) Cyber Security
9 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
9 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (16.67%) Security Management
10 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 6 (16.67%) Degree
11 5 (13.89%) JSP
11 5 (13.89%) Postgraduate
11 5 (13.89%) Information Security Management
11 5 (13.89%) BT
11 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
11 5 (13.89%) Aerospace
11 5 (13.89%) Validation
11 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (13.89%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
11 5 (13.89%) Network Security
11 5 (13.89%) Time Management
11 5 (13.89%) JSP 440
11 5 (13.89%) Probability Theory

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (13.89%) Network Security
2 4 (11.11%) Internet
2 4 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
1 5 (13.89%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Avionics
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Consultant
2 9 (25.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) Security Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Bid Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Security Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Information Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Information Security Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (8.33%) CLAS Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Project Support Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Risk Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Project Officer
7 1 (2.78%) Project Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) RMADS
2 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
3 9 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 8 (22.22%) CESG
5 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.78%) Physics
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Information Security
2 8 (22.22%) Cyber Security
3 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
4 6 (16.67%) Security Management
4 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Information Security Management
5 5 (13.89%) Validation
5 5 (13.89%) Probability Theory
5 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Time Management
6 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (8.33%) Network Design
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Business Development
9 1 (2.78%) Operations Management
9 1 (2.78%) Service Management
9 1 (2.78%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 15 (41.67%) DV Cleared
3 9 (25.00%) CISSP
4 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 6 (16.67%) Degree
6 5 (13.89%) Postgraduate
7 1 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.89%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) ARP4754
3 1 (2.78%) CESG Infosec
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) BT
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago