The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 52 50 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 50 54 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.62% 5.10% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 5.88% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 26
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £34,125
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Information Security
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
938 918 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.69% 86.69% 82.60%
Number of salaries quoted 622 748 644
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Gloucestershire region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Information Security
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +17 30 £60,250 +12.09% 4
Gloucester +11 12 £95,000 +18.75% 5
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 59 (60.82%) Cybersecurity
2 41 (42.27%) CISSP
3 31 (31.96%) Risk Management
4 29 (29.90%) Information Assurance
5 25 (25.77%) Security Management
6 24 (24.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (23.71%) CISM
8 22 (22.68%) Information Security Management
9 20 (20.62%) Degree
10 19 (19.59%) Security Cleared
11 18 (18.56%) CESG Certified Professional
12 17 (17.53%) Management Information System
13 15 (15.46%) Finance
14 14 (14.43%) Mathematics
15 13 (13.40%) CISA
15 13 (13.40%) CESG
16 12 (12.37%) Security Architecture
17 11 (11.34%) DV Cleared
17 11 (11.34%) PCI QSA
17 11 (11.34%) Network Security
17 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
18 10 (10.31%) HTTP
18 10 (10.31%) ITIL
18 10 (10.31%) PCI DSS
18 10 (10.31%) COBIT
19 9 (9.28%) 4G
19 9 (9.28%) CREST Certified
19 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
19 9 (9.28%) C
19 9 (9.28%) HTTPS

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.06%) Confluence
3 1 (1.03%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.34%) Network Security
2 10 (10.31%) HTTP
3 9 (9.28%) 3G
3 9 (9.28%) 4G
3 9 (9.28%) HTTPS
4 7 (7.22%) Firewall
5 5 (5.15%) Internet
6 4 (4.12%) DNS
7 3 (3.09%) VPN
8 1 (1.03%) DHCP
8 1 (1.03%) FTP
8 1 (1.03%) LDAP
8 1 (1.03%) SMTP
8 1 (1.03%) SSL
8 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.03%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.03%) Telnet
8 1 (1.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.06%) MySQL
4 1 (1.03%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.03%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.06%) JIRA
3 1 (1.03%) EasyMock
3 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.03%) JUnit
3 1 (1.03%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 15 (15.46%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Electronics
2 9 (9.28%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.19%) Military
4 3 (3.09%) Legal
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
5 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (41.24%) Consultant
2 13 (13.40%) Security Consultant
3 10 (10.31%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (9.28%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 9 (9.28%) Information Assurance Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 7 (7.22%) Audit Consultant
6 7 (7.22%) Compliance Consultant
6 7 (7.22%) Designer
6 7 (7.22%) Systems Designer
7 6 (6.19%) Security Officer
8 5 (5.15%) CISSP Consultant
8 5 (5.15%) IT Security Officer
8 5 (5.15%) Network Operations Specialist
8 5 (5.15%) Network Specialist
8 5 (5.15%) Penetration Tester
8 5 (5.15%) Security Manager
8 5 (5.15%) Tester
9 4 (4.12%) Architect
9 4 (4.12%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) CSS
1 4 (4.12%) HTML
1 4 (4.12%) J2EE
2 3 (3.09%) .NET
3 1 (1.03%) EJB
3 1 (1.03%) Java EE
3 1 (1.03%) jQuery
3 1 (1.03%) JSF
3 1 (1.03%) JSON
3 1 (1.03%) Spring
3 1 (1.03%) Web Services
3 1 (1.03%) XML
3 1 (1.03%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) Management Information System
2 14 (14.43%) Mathematics
3 13 (13.40%) CESG
4 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (8.25%) Computer Science
6 7 (7.22%) Cyber Attack
7 5 (5.15%) Physics
8 4 (4.12%) Cybercrime
9 3 (3.09%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (1.03%) Cryptography
10 1 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (1.03%) PKI
10 1 (1.03%) Social Media
10 1 (1.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (60.82%) Cybersecurity
2 31 (31.96%) Risk Management
3 29 (29.90%) Information Assurance
4 25 (25.77%) Security Management
5 22 (22.68%) Information Security Management
6 12 (12.37%) Security Architecture
7 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.31%) ITIL
9 9 (9.28%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.25%) Business Development
10 8 (8.25%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (7.22%) Security Operations
11 7 (7.22%) TOGAF
11 7 (7.22%) Translating Business Requirements
11 7 (7.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (6.19%) Digital Forensics
12 6 (6.19%) Network Architecture
12 6 (6.19%) Project Management
13 5 (5.15%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.28%) C
2 6 (6.19%) Java
2 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.15%) Assembly Language
3 5 (5.15%) C++
3 5 (5.15%) Perl
3 5 (5.15%) Python
4 3 (3.09%) SQL
5 1 (1.03%) PHP
5 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.03%) Ruby
5 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (42.27%) CISSP
2 23 (23.71%) CISM
3 20 (20.62%) Degree
4 19 (19.59%) Security Cleared
5 18 (18.56%) CESG Certified Professional
6 13 (13.40%) CISA
7 11 (11.34%) DV Cleared
7 11 (11.34%) PCI QSA
8 9 (9.28%) CREST Certified
9 7 (7.22%) CRISC
10 6 (6.19%) CEH
10 6 (6.19%) CISMP
10 6 (6.19%) CLAS
11 5 (5.15%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (5.15%) CHECK Team Leader
11 5 (5.15%) CHECK Team Member
11 5 (5.15%) OSCP
12 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
13 3 (3.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (10.31%) COBIT
2 10 (10.31%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.22%) ISO27002
3 7 (7.22%) RMADS
4 2 (2.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Snort
Vendors
1 4 (4.12%) Oracle
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.06%) SAP
4 1 (1.03%) Zend
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Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £45,000 to £72,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Ex benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: Salary Negotiable + Bonus & Benefits
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