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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 51 41 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 59 75 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.28% 6.67% 3.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.03% 7.76% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 33
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £62,800
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
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
979 966 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 87.65% 85.94% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 645 759 672
Median salary £47,500 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.82% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £28,500 £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 3 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 3 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 +24 36 £58,750 +11.90% 7
Gloucester +6 13 £68,750 -14.06% 1
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 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 63 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
2 41 (37.96%) CISSP
3 36 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 30 (27.78%) Risk Management
5 26 (24.07%) Degree
6 25 (23.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (23.15%) Security Management
7 23 (21.30%) CISM
8 22 (20.37%) Information Security Management
9 20 (18.52%) Security Cleared
10 19 (17.59%) CESG Certified Professional
11 18 (16.67%) Mathematics
12 17 (15.74%) Finance
12 17 (15.74%) Management Information System
13 14 (12.96%) Telecoms
14 13 (12.04%) C
14 13 (12.04%) Electronics
14 13 (12.04%) CISA
14 13 (12.04%) CESG
14 13 (12.04%) Computer Science
14 13 (12.04%) Security Architecture
15 12 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (10.19%) Software Engineering
16 11 (10.19%) ITIL
16 11 (10.19%) PCI QSA
16 11 (10.19%) DV Cleared
16 11 (10.19%) Network Security
16 11 (10.19%) Translating Business Requirements
17 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (9.26%) COBIT

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 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.85%) Confluence
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.19%) Network Security
2 10 (9.26%) HTTP
3 9 (8.33%) 3G
3 9 (8.33%) 4G
3 9 (8.33%) HTTPS
3 9 (8.33%) Internet
4 6 (5.56%) Firewall
5 4 (3.70%) DNS
6 3 (2.78%) VPN
7 1 (0.93%) DHCP
7 1 (0.93%) FTP
7 1 (0.93%) LDAP
7 1 (0.93%) SMTP
7 1 (0.93%) SSL
7 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.93%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.93%) Telnet
7 1 (0.93%) Wireless
7 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (0.93%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.93%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.85%) JIRA
3 1 (0.93%) EasyMock
3 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.93%) JUnit
3 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 17 (15.74%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Telecoms
3 13 (12.04%) Electronics
4 6 (5.56%) Military
5 3 (2.78%) Marketing
6 2 (1.85%) Legal
6 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (35.19%) Consultant
2 14 (12.96%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 11 (10.19%) Designer
4 11 (10.19%) Systems Designer
5 10 (9.26%) Information Assurance Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 9 (8.33%) Network Operations Specialist
6 9 (8.33%) Network Specialist
7 8 (7.41%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 7 (6.48%) Audit Consultant
8 7 (6.48%) Compliance Consultant
8 7 (6.48%) Security Officer
9 5 (4.63%) CISSP Consultant
9 5 (4.63%) IT Security Officer
9 5 (4.63%) Penetration Tester
9 5 (4.63%) Tester
10 4 (3.70%) Architect
10 4 (3.70%) IT Consultant
10 4 (3.70%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) CSS
1 4 (3.70%) HTML
1 4 (3.70%) J2EE
2 3 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) EJB
3 1 (0.93%) Java EE
3 1 (0.93%) jQuery
3 1 (0.93%) JSF
3 1 (0.93%) JSON
3 1 (0.93%) Spring
3 1 (0.93%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) XML
3 1 (0.93%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 17 (15.74%) Management Information System
3 13 (12.04%) CESG
3 13 (12.04%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (8.33%) Physics
6 7 (6.48%) Cyber Attack
7 4 (3.70%) Cybercrime
8 3 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.93%) Social Media
9 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
2 36 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 30 (27.78%) Risk Management
4 25 (23.15%) Security Management
5 22 (20.37%) Information Security Management
6 13 (12.04%) Security Architecture
7 12 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (10.19%) ITIL
8 11 (10.19%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.19%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
9 9 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (7.41%) Business Development
11 7 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (6.48%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (6.48%) Security Operations
11 7 (6.48%) TOGAF
12 6 (5.56%) Network Architecture
12 6 (5.56%) Project Management
12 6 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.04%) C
2 10 (9.26%) Java
2 10 (9.26%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.33%) Assembly Language
3 9 (8.33%) C++
3 9 (8.33%) Perl
3 9 (8.33%) Python
4 3 (2.78%) SQL
5 1 (0.93%) PHP
5 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.93%) Ruby
5 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (37.96%) CISSP
2 26 (24.07%) Degree
3 23 (21.30%) CISM
4 20 (18.52%) Security Cleared
5 19 (17.59%) CESG Certified Professional
6 13 (12.04%) CISA
7 11 (10.19%) DV Cleared
7 11 (10.19%) PCI QSA
8 9 (8.33%) CREST Certified
9 7 (6.48%) CLAS
9 7 (6.48%) CRISC
10 6 (5.56%) CEH
10 6 (5.56%) CISMP
11 5 (4.63%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (4.63%) CHECK Team Leader
11 5 (4.63%) CHECK Team Member
11 5 (4.63%) OSCP
11 5 (4.63%) SC Cleared
12 4 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (23.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (9.26%) COBIT
2 10 (9.26%) PCI DSS
3 7 (6.48%) ISO27002
3 7 (6.48%) RMADS
4 3 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Snort
Vendors
1 4 (3.70%) Oracle
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (0.93%) Zend
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £72,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £72,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Zurich
Posted: 25 days ago