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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 75 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 27 47 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.96% 5.10% 6.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 5.75% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 44
Median salary £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,135 £78,650
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%

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
831 817 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 91.12% 88.61% 87.45%
Number of salaries quoted 683 548 713
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucester -12 15 £57,500 +2.22% 3
Cheltenham -15 3 £52,000 +0.48% 1
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 48 (57.83%) Security Cleared
2 41 (49.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (46.99%) Management Information System
4 37 (44.58%) DV Cleared
5 30 (36.14%) Security Management
6 26 (31.33%) Degree
7 25 (30.12%) CISSP
8 24 (28.92%) SC Cleared
9 23 (27.71%) Cybersecurity
10 22 (26.51%) Information Security Management
11 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (22.89%) C
13 17 (20.48%) Computer Science
13 17 (20.48%) Service Management
14 16 (19.28%) Information Assurance
15 15 (18.07%) DevOps
16 13 (15.66%) Security Architecture
16 13 (15.66%) ISMS
16 13 (15.66%) CESG Certified Professional
16 13 (15.66%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (14.46%) Legal
17 12 (14.46%) Zend
17 12 (14.46%) JavaScript
17 12 (14.46%) PHP
17 12 (14.46%) MySQL
17 12 (14.46%) RMADS
17 12 (14.46%) PCI DSS
17 12 (14.46%) Infrastructure Management
18 11 (13.25%) OO PHP
18 11 (13.25%) jQuery

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 6 (7.23%) Apache
2 3 (3.61%) IIS
3 2 (2.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) Network Security
2 5 (6.02%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (3.61%) LDAP
4 2 (2.41%) DHCP
4 2 (2.41%) DNS
4 2 (2.41%) FTP
4 2 (2.41%) HTTP
4 2 (2.41%) SMTP
4 2 (2.41%) SSL
4 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.41%) tcpdump
4 2 (2.41%) Telnet
4 2 (2.41%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.46%) MySQL
2 1 (1.20%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.41%) JIRA
3 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 12 (14.46%) Legal
2 8 (9.64%) Finance
3 6 (7.23%) Aerospace
4 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.82%) Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Electronics
6 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (25.30%) Consultant
2 19 (22.89%) Architect
2 19 (22.89%) Security Architect
3 18 (21.69%) IT Architect
3 18 (21.69%) IT Security Architect
4 11 (13.25%) Developer
4 11 (13.25%) PHP Developer
5 10 (12.05%) Compliance Consultant
6 9 (10.84%) Risk Consultant
7 8 (9.64%) PHP Web Developer
7 8 (9.64%) Web Developer
8 7 (8.43%) CISSP Consultant
8 7 (8.43%) Security Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Information Governance Officer
9 5 (6.02%) Information Officer
9 5 (6.02%) Security Penetration Tester
9 5 (6.02%) Security Tester
9 5 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) CSS
1 11 (13.25%) HTML
1 11 (13.25%) jQuery
1 11 (13.25%) Web Services
2 2 (2.41%) Zend Framework
3 1 (1.20%) JSON
3 1 (1.20%) Kendo UI
3 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (46.99%) Management Information System
2 17 (20.48%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.64%) Device Driver
4 7 (8.43%) CESG
5 5 (6.02%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Linux
1 10 (12.05%) Windows
2 9 (10.84%) Unix
3 8 (9.64%) Android
3 8 (9.64%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.20%) CentOS
4 1 (1.20%) Debian
4 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.14%) Security Management
2 23 (27.71%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (26.51%) Information Security Management
4 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (20.48%) Service Management
6 16 (19.28%) Information Assurance
7 15 (18.07%) DevOps
8 13 (15.66%) ISMS
8 13 (15.66%) Security Architecture
8 13 (15.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (14.46%) Infrastructure Management
10 11 (13.25%) MVC
10 11 (13.25%) OO
10 11 (13.25%) OO PHP
11 10 (12.05%) Business Continuity
11 10 (12.05%) Ethical Hacking
11 10 (12.05%) ITIL
11 10 (12.05%) OOP
11 10 (12.05%) Time Management
11 10 (12.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.89%) C
2 12 (14.46%) JavaScript
2 12 (14.46%) PHP
3 9 (10.84%) Python
4 8 (9.64%) C++
5 2 (2.41%) SQL
6 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.20%) Perl
6 1 (1.20%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 48 (57.83%) Security Cleared
2 37 (44.58%) DV Cleared
3 26 (31.33%) Degree
4 25 (30.12%) CISSP
5 24 (28.92%) SC Cleared
6 13 (15.66%) CESG Certified Professional
7 10 (12.05%) CISMP
8 7 (8.43%) CISA
9 6 (7.23%) CISM
10 5 (6.02%) CHECK Team Leader
10 5 (6.02%) CHECK Team Member
11 4 (4.82%) CCNP
11 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (3.61%) CREST Certified
13 2 (2.41%) APMP
13 2 (2.41%) IISP
13 2 (2.41%) PCI QSA
14 1 (1.20%) CEH
14 1 (1.20%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (49.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (14.46%) PCI DSS
2 12 (14.46%) RMADS
3 10 (12.05%) COBIT
3 10 (12.05%) ISO27002
4 2 (2.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.41%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Snort
2 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Ansible
1 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.20%) Puppet
1 1 (1.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (14.46%) Zend
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.82%) Cisco
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.20%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.20%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.20%) SAP
5 1 (1.20%) VMware
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Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Package
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Salary: £60,000-70,000k
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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