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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 71 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 29 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.97% 4.15% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 4.88% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 26
Median salary £60,500 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,250 £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
842 881 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.36% 84.96% 80.23%
Number of salaries quoted 625 723 624
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +1 16 £65,000 +30.00% 5
Gloucester +10 5 £72,500 - 1
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 54 (56.84%) Cybersecurity
2 47 (49.47%) CISSP
3 29 (30.53%) Information Assurance
4 28 (29.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (29.47%) Risk Management
5 26 (27.37%) CISM
6 25 (26.32%) Security Management
7 23 (24.21%) Degree
8 22 (23.16%) Information Security Management
9 20 (21.05%) Security Cleared
10 18 (18.95%) CESG Certified Professional
11 17 (17.89%) Management Information System
12 15 (15.79%) Finance
12 15 (15.79%) COBIT
12 15 (15.79%) PCI DSS
13 14 (14.74%) Mathematics
13 14 (14.74%) CISA
13 14 (14.74%) CESG
14 13 (13.68%) Telecoms
14 13 (13.68%) DV Cleared
15 12 (12.63%) Security Architecture
16 11 (11.58%) PCI QSA
16 11 (11.58%) Computer Science
17 10 (10.53%) Network Security
17 10 (10.53%) HTTP
17 10 (10.53%) C
17 10 (10.53%) ITIL
18 9 (9.47%) HTTPS
18 9 (9.47%) 3G
18 9 (9.47%) Firewall

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 4 (4.21%) IIS
2 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.05%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) HTTP
1 10 (10.53%) Network Security
2 9 (9.47%) 3G
2 9 (9.47%) 4G
2 9 (9.47%) Firewall
2 9 (9.47%) HTTPS
3 7 (7.37%) Internet
4 4 (4.21%) VPN
5 3 (3.16%) DNS
6 1 (1.05%) DHCP
6 1 (1.05%) FTP
6 1 (1.05%) LDAP
6 1 (1.05%) SMTP
6 1 (1.05%) SSL
6 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.05%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.05%) Telnet
6 1 (1.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.05%) GIS
3 1 (1.05%) MySQL
3 1 (1.05%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.05%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.05%) EasyMock
2 1 (1.05%) JIRA
2 1 (1.05%) JUnit
General
1 15 (15.79%) Finance
2 13 (13.68%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.47%) Electronics
4 6 (6.32%) Military
5 4 (4.21%) Legal
6 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.16%) Marketing
7 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 43 (45.26%) Consultant
2 15 (15.79%) Security Consultant
3 9 (9.47%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 9 (9.47%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 9 (9.47%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (8.42%) Information Assurance Engineer
5 7 (7.37%) Audit Consultant
5 7 (7.37%) Compliance Consultant
5 7 (7.37%) Designer
5 7 (7.37%) Systems Designer
6 5 (5.26%) CISSP Consultant
6 5 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (5.26%) Network Operations Specialist
6 5 (5.26%) Network Specialist
6 5 (5.26%) Penetration Tester
6 5 (5.26%) Security Manager
6 5 (5.26%) Security Officer
6 5 (5.26%) Tester
7 4 (4.21%) IT Consultant
7 4 (4.21%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) J2EE
2 2 (2.11%) .NET
2 2 (2.11%) CSS
2 2 (2.11%) HTML
3 1 (1.05%) EJB
3 1 (1.05%) Java EE
3 1 (1.05%) JSF
3 1 (1.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Management Information System
2 14 (14.74%) CESG
2 14 (14.74%) Mathematics
3 11 (11.58%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.37%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (5.26%) Physics
7 3 (3.16%) Cybercrime
8 2 (2.11%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.05%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.05%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.05%) PKI
9 1 (1.05%) Social Media
9 1 (1.05%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (56.84%) Cybersecurity
2 29 (30.53%) Information Assurance
3 28 (29.47%) Risk Management
4 25 (26.32%) Security Management
5 22 (23.16%) Information Security Management
6 12 (12.63%) Security Architecture
7 10 (10.53%) ITIL
8 8 (8.42%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.37%) Business Development
9 7 (7.37%) Security Operations
9 7 (7.37%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (6.32%) Digital Forensics
10 6 (6.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
11 5 (5.26%) IT Audit
11 5 (5.26%) Network Architecture
11 5 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.53%) C
2 6 (6.32%) Java
3 5 (5.26%) Assembly Language
3 5 (5.26%) C++
3 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.26%) Perl
3 5 (5.26%) Python
4 2 (2.11%) SQL
5 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.05%) Ruby
5 1 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (49.47%) CISSP
2 26 (27.37%) CISM
3 23 (24.21%) Degree
4 20 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 18 (18.95%) CESG Certified Professional
6 14 (14.74%) CISA
7 13 (13.68%) DV Cleared
8 11 (11.58%) PCI QSA
9 9 (9.47%) CREST Certified
10 8 (8.42%) CLAS
11 7 (7.37%) CRISC
12 6 (6.32%) CEH
12 6 (6.32%) CISMP
12 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
13 5 (5.26%) CHECK Team Leader
13 5 (5.26%) CHECK Team Member
13 5 (5.26%) OSCP
14 4 (4.21%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (4.21%) IISP
15 3 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (29.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (15.79%) COBIT
2 15 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 9 (9.47%) RMADS
4 7 (7.37%) ISO27002
5 6 (6.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (2.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.11%) SAP
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