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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 77 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 19 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.80% 1.30% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.76% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 13
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -4.00%
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
863 680 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 81.96% 73.83% 81.51%
Number of salaries quoted 720 576 614
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 January 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 January 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 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Cheltenham -12 6 - - 1
Information Assurance
South West

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 20 (64.52%) Security Cleared
2 14 (45.16%) DV Cleared
3 12 (38.71%) Information Security
3 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (29.03%) RMADS
4 9 (29.03%) CESG
4 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
5 8 (25.81%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (22.58%) Security Management
6 7 (22.58%) Network Security
6 7 (22.58%) CISSP
6 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
6 7 (22.58%) Cyber Security
6 7 (22.58%) Algorithms
7 5 (16.13%) BT
7 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
7 5 (16.13%) Postgraduate
7 5 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
7 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.13%) Information Security Management
7 5 (16.13%) CESG CLAS
7 5 (16.13%) Probability Theory
7 5 (16.13%) Security Architecture
7 5 (16.13%) iPad
7 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
8 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
9 3 (9.68%) JSP
9 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (6.45%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Network Security
2 5 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 2 (6.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
General
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Consultant
2 11 (35.48%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Security Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Security Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Information Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) CLAS Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Information Assurance Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Information Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Project Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Security Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Security Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
1 9 (29.03%) CESG
1 9 (29.03%) RMADS
2 7 (22.58%) Algorithms
3 5 (16.13%) iPad
3 5 (16.13%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (6.45%) Cryptography
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Statistics
5 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) UNIX
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) HPUX
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Information Security
2 8 (25.81%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (22.58%) Cyber Security
3 7 (22.58%) Security Management
4 5 (16.13%) Information Security Management
4 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) Probability Theory
4 5 (16.13%) Security Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Network Design
6 3 (9.68%) Time Management
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.45%) Validation
7 2 (6.45%) Network Security Management
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
8 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Security Cleared
2 14 (45.16%) DV Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) CISSP
4 5 (16.13%) Postgraduate
5 2 (6.45%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) MCP
6 1 (3.23%) MCSE
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.23%) RHCE
6 1 (3.23%) LPIC
6 1 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
2 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
3 3 (9.68%) JSP 440
4 1 (3.23%) SLA
4 1 (3.23%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) BT
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
2 1 (3.23%) IBM
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago