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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 51 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 42 59 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.64% 6.01% 5.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 6.99% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 44 24
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,423 £74,600 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,525 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -
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
798 844 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 88.08% 86.03% 78.59%
Number of salaries quoted 542 704 621
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Cheltenham -3 18 £53,000 +17.77% 10
Gloucester +5 16 £57,500 -11.53% 5
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Information Security 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 Security.

1 41 (39.05%) Cybersecurity
2 26 (24.76%) Java
2 26 (24.76%) JavaScript
3 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 25 (23.81%) Information Assurance
4 24 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (21.90%) CISSP
6 22 (20.95%) Degree
7 21 (20.00%) DV Cleared
7 21 (20.00%) CSS
8 20 (19.05%) C
9 19 (18.10%) CISM
9 19 (18.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 18 (17.14%) ITIL
11 17 (16.19%) MySQL
12 16 (15.24%) HTML
12 16 (15.24%) SQL
12 16 (15.24%) Management Information System
12 16 (15.24%) Computer Science
13 15 (14.29%) Software Engineering
13 15 (14.29%) Analytics
13 15 (14.29%) Telecoms
13 15 (14.29%) Scrum
13 15 (14.29%) Military
13 15 (14.29%) C++
13 15 (14.29%) Perl
13 15 (14.29%) Python
14 14 (13.33%) Risk Management
15 13 (12.38%) DevOps
16 12 (11.43%) HTML5

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Information Security 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 Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.71%) Confluence
1 6 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (5.71%) Node.js
2 3 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) Internet
2 7 (6.67%) DNS
2 7 (6.67%) HTTP
3 6 (5.71%) Firewall
3 6 (5.71%) Network Security
4 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.81%) tcpdump
4 4 (3.81%) Wireshark
5 3 (2.86%) 3G
5 3 (2.86%) 4G
5 3 (2.86%) HTTPS
5 3 (2.86%) Wireless
6 2 (1.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.19%) MySQL
2 10 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.57%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.71%) Big Data
4 6 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) JIRA
2 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (4.76%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.95%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.95%) Selenium
4 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 15 (14.29%) Military
1 15 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 11 (10.48%) Finance
3 7 (6.67%) Electronics
4 3 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (13.33%) Consultant
2 13 (12.38%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (11.43%) Analyst
4 8 (7.62%) Information Assurance Engineer
4 8 (7.62%) Network Operations Specialist
4 8 (7.62%) Network Specialist
5 7 (6.67%) Designer
5 7 (6.67%) Developer
5 7 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 7 (6.67%) Security Officer
5 7 (6.67%) Systems Designer
6 6 (5.71%) PHP Developer
6 6 (5.71%) Report Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) IT Security Officer
7 5 (4.76%) Penetration Tester
7 5 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Senior Reporting Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.00%) CSS
2 16 (15.24%) HTML
3 12 (11.43%) HTML5
4 10 (9.52%) LAMP
5 9 (8.57%) J2EE
6 6 (5.71%) AngularJS
6 6 (5.71%) Apache Camel
6 6 (5.71%) CSS3
6 6 (5.71%) D3.js
6 6 (5.71%) Hibernate
6 6 (5.71%) Highcharts JS
6 6 (5.71%) Middleware
6 6 (5.71%) Spring
7 3 (2.86%) .NET
8 1 (0.95%) jQuery
8 1 (0.95%) JSON
8 1 (0.95%) Web Services
8 1 (0.95%) XML
8 1 (0.95%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.24%) Computer Science
1 16 (15.24%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.48%) Mathematics
3 8 (7.62%) CESG
3 8 (7.62%) Physics
4 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.71%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (5.71%) PKI
4 6 (5.71%) Visualisation
5 5 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.86%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.95%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.57%) Windows
2 7 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.05%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (23.81%) Information Assurance
3 24 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (17.14%) ITIL
5 15 (14.29%) Analytics
5 15 (14.29%) Scrum
5 15 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 14 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 13 (12.38%) DevOps
8 12 (11.43%) Project Management
8 12 (11.43%) Time Management
9 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (8.57%) TOGAF
11 8 (7.62%) Data Modelling
11 8 (7.62%) Digital Forensics
11 8 (7.62%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (7.62%) MVC
11 8 (7.62%) Validation
12 7 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.76%) Java
1 26 (24.76%) JavaScript
2 20 (19.05%) C
3 16 (15.24%) SQL
4 15 (14.29%) C++
4 15 (14.29%) Perl
4 15 (14.29%) Python
5 8 (7.62%) Assembly Language
6 6 (5.71%) PHP
6 6 (5.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 23 (21.90%) CISSP
3 22 (20.95%) Degree
4 21 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 19 (18.10%) CISM
6 11 (10.48%) SC Cleared
7 10 (9.52%) CESG Certified Professional
7 10 (9.52%) CLAS
8 6 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (5.71%) GIAC
8 6 (5.71%) PCI QSA
9 5 (4.76%) SANS
10 4 (3.81%) CISA
11 3 (2.86%) CCDP
11 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (2.86%) CISMP
11 3 (2.86%) PMI Certification
11 3 (2.86%) PMP
12 2 (1.90%) GCFA
12 2 (1.90%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.71%) RMADS
3 4 (3.81%) COBIT
4 1 (0.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 7 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.81%) Snort
3 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) EnCase
Vendors
1 9 (8.57%) Oracle
2 8 (7.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.67%) VMware
4 6 (5.71%) Jaspersoft
4 6 (5.71%) Zend
5 2 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent packages plu benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Guildford, London or Gloucester
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus And Benfits
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 26 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago