The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 68 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 21 36 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.30% 4.37% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 5.75% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 47
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
673 626 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 73.71% 76.06% 73.96%
Number of salaries quoted 540 573 866
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
South West

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 -8 16 £54,000 +44.00% 1
Gloucester -21 2 £44,000 -12.00%
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 27 (49.09%) Management Information System
2 26 (47.27%) Security Cleared
3 21 (38.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
5 17 (30.91%) Windows
6 16 (29.09%) CISSP
7 15 (27.27%) C
7 15 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (25.45%) Python
8 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
8 14 (25.45%) C++
9 13 (23.64%) DV Cleared
10 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
10 12 (21.82%) SSL
10 12 (21.82%) CISM
10 12 (21.82%) Military
10 12 (21.82%) PKI
11 11 (20.00%) Time Management
11 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 11 (20.00%) Finance
11 11 (20.00%) SQL
11 11 (20.00%) C#
12 10 (18.18%) Linux
12 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
12 10 (18.18%) Business Development
13 9 (16.36%) Subversion
13 9 (16.36%) Risk Management
13 9 (16.36%) XML
13 9 (16.36%) HTML

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2 (3.64%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) SSL
2 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.27%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) Internet
3 2 (3.64%) VLAN
4 1 (1.82%) DNS
4 1 (1.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) MS Access
1 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Subversion
2 3 (5.45%) Selenium
2 3 (5.45%) JMeter
2 3 (5.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (5.45%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.45%) Ranorex
3 2 (3.64%) WatiN
3 2 (3.64%) GDB
3 2 (3.64%) WinDbg
3 2 (3.64%) TestComplete
3 2 (3.64%) FitNesse
3 2 (3.64%) WATIR
General
1 12 (21.82%) Military
2 11 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (7.27%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Consultant
2 10 (18.18%) Security Consultant
2 10 (18.18%) Information Security Consultant
3 9 (16.36%) Tester
4 5 (9.09%) Architect
4 5 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Penetration Tester
6 3 (5.45%) QA Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) QA Tester
6 3 (5.45%) Support Manager
6 3 (5.45%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Data Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Desktop Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Information Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) XML
1 9 (16.36%) HTML
2 4 (7.27%) .NET
3 3 (5.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (49.09%) Management Information System
2 12 (21.82%) PKI
3 5 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.45%) RMADS
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Windows
2 10 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000
3 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.64%) Debian
4 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
1 15 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (20.00%) Time Management
2 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 10 (18.18%) Business Development
4 9 (16.36%) Risk Management
5 7 (12.73%) TOGAF
5 7 (12.73%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (12.73%) Security Architecture
5 7 (12.73%) SABSA
6 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
6 6 (10.91%) Project Management
6 6 (10.91%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 5 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 5 (9.09%) Scrum
7 5 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (9.09%) Regression Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) C
2 14 (25.45%) Python
2 14 (25.45%) C++
3 11 (20.00%) SQL
3 11 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (9.09%) Ruby
4 5 (9.09%) Java
4 5 (9.09%) Perl
4 5 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (47.27%) Security Cleared
2 16 (29.09%) CISSP
3 13 (23.64%) DV Cleared
4 12 (21.82%) CISM
5 8 (14.55%) CEH
6 7 (12.73%) ISSAP
6 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
7 5 (9.09%) Degree
7 5 (9.09%) ISEB
7 5 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (38.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.45%) QA
2 3 (5.45%) JSP 440
3 2 (3.64%) COBIT
4 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
2 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) VMware
3 3 (5.45%) HP
4 2 (3.64%) Meraki
4 2 (3.64%) Apple
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £550 - £650 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £36500.00 per annum + car plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago