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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 79 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 19 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.91% 1.00% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 1.30% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 14
Average salary £58,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
807 690 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 81.19% 76.58% 80.47%
Number of salaries quoted 651 597 630
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 February 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 26 February 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
(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
Gloucester +15 8 £58,000 -3.33%
Tewkesbury -11 1 £40,000 +8.84%
Cheltenham -11 1 - - 1
Cirencester - 1 £28,250 -
Information Assurance
South West

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 15 (44.12%) Information Security
3 14 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (38.24%) Management Information System
4 13 (38.24%) DV Cleared
4 13 (38.24%) RMADS
5 11 (32.35%) CESG
6 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 8 (23.53%) CISSP
6 8 (23.53%) Cyber Security
6 8 (23.53%) Algorithms
7 7 (20.59%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
8 6 (17.65%) Security Management
8 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 5 (14.71%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
9 5 (14.71%) Network Security
9 5 (14.71%) Time Management
9 5 (14.71%) Information Security Management
9 5 (14.71%) BT
9 5 (14.71%) Postgraduate
9 5 (14.71%) Probability Theory
10 4 (11.76%) JSP
10 4 (11.76%) Validation
10 4 (11.76%) Degree
10 4 (11.76%) JSP 440
10 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 3 (8.82%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (14.71%) Network Security
2 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
General
1 3 (8.82%) Aerospace
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Military
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Consultant
2 12 (35.29%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Security Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Information Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Security Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Bid Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) CLAS Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Project Support Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Risk Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Graduate
6 1 (2.94%) Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Support Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Management Information System
1 13 (38.24%) RMADS
2 11 (32.35%) CESG
3 8 (23.53%) Algorithms
4 4 (11.76%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (8.82%) iPad
6 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.94%) Physics
7 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Information Security
2 8 (23.53%) Cyber Security
3 7 (20.59%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.65%) Security Management
4 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.71%) Information Security Management
5 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) Probability Theory
5 5 (14.71%) Time Management
6 4 (11.76%) Validation
7 3 (8.82%) Network Design
7 3 (8.82%) Security Architecture
8 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Business Development
9 1 (2.94%) Operations Management
9 1 (2.94%) ITIL
9 1 (2.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 13 (38.24%) DV Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) CISSP
4 5 (14.71%) Postgraduate
5 4 (11.76%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.76%) JSP 440
2 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.94%) SLA
4 1 (2.94%) CESG Infosec
4 1 (2.94%) ARP4754
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) BT
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
LA International
Salary: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago