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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 45 59 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 54 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.10% 3.09% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.09% 4.14% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 18
Average salary £50,000 £51,500 £71,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% -27.97%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
886 701 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.66% 74.81% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 726 592 586
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Gloucester -15 6 £80,000 +68.42%
Cheltenham -11 3 £53,750 +0.93% 3
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 89 (71.77%) Security Cleared
2 82 (66.13%) DV Cleared
3 61 (49.19%) C
4 59 (47.58%) Time Management
5 58 (46.77%) Military
6 50 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (37.90%) VMware
8 45 (36.29%) Management Information System
8 45 (36.29%) DevOps
9 44 (35.48%) Linux
10 43 (34.68%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (30.65%) C++
12 36 (29.03%) Scrum
13 34 (27.42%) Windows
13 34 (27.42%) Cyber Security
14 28 (22.58%) Degree
14 28 (22.58%) Perl
15 27 (21.77%) Microsoft
15 27 (21.77%) Hyper-V
16 26 (20.97%) ITIL
17 25 (20.16%) Java
17 25 (20.16%) Python
17 25 (20.16%) Validation
17 25 (20.16%) SC Cleared
18 23 (18.55%) Configuration Management
19 22 (17.74%) Project Management
19 22 (17.74%) Service Management
20 19 (15.32%) Cisco
21 18 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
22 16 (12.90%) J2EE

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 14 (11.29%) Elasticsearch
1 14 (11.29%) Node.js
2 4 (3.23%) IIS
3 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.10%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.48%) Wireless
2 13 (10.48%) DNS
3 11 (8.87%) Firewall
3 11 (8.87%) DHCP
4 10 (8.06%) LDAP
4 10 (8.06%) SSL
5 9 (7.26%) FTP
5 9 (7.26%) Telnet
6 8 (6.45%) Network Security
7 7 (5.65%) HTTP
8 6 (4.84%) Internet
9 5 (4.03%) SMTP
9 5 (4.03%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (2.42%) tcpdump
10 3 (2.42%) Wireshark
11 2 (1.61%) SAN
11 2 (1.61%) VPN
11 2 (1.61%) MPLS
11 2 (1.61%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.29%) Relational Database
1 14 (11.29%) Big Data
1 14 (11.29%) MongoDB
1 14 (11.29%) RDBMS
1 14 (11.29%) MySQL
2 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (10.48%) ClearCase
1 13 (10.48%) Git (software)
1 13 (10.48%) WinDbg
1 13 (10.48%) GDB
2 11 (8.87%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.81%) Metasploit
General
1 58 (46.77%) Military
2 15 (12.10%) Finance
3 1 (0.81%) Legal
3 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (12.10%) Consultant
2 13 (10.48%) Security Manager
2 13 (10.48%) Security Consultant
2 13 (10.48%) Software Engineer
3 12 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (8.87%) Auditor
4 11 (8.87%) IT Auditor
5 10 (8.06%) Platform Engineer
5 10 (8.06%) Test Engineer
5 10 (8.06%) Integration Engineer
6 9 (7.26%) Information Security Consultant
6 9 (7.26%) Cyber Security Manager
7 7 (5.65%) Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Network Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Lead Network Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) Security Analyst
8 5 (4.03%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 4 (3.23%) Senior Auditor
9 4 (3.23%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (3.23%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.90%) J2EE
2 14 (11.29%) Apache Camel
2 14 (11.29%) CSS3
2 14 (11.29%) HTML5
2 14 (11.29%) Middleware
2 14 (11.29%) CSS
2 14 (11.29%) HTML
2 14 (11.29%) Hibernate
2 14 (11.29%) Spring
3 4 (3.23%) JSP
4 1 (0.81%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (36.29%) Management Information System
2 14 (11.29%) PKI
2 14 (11.29%) Visualisation
2 14 (11.29%) CESG
3 11 (8.87%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.87%) Performance Metrics
4 9 (7.26%) RMADS
5 4 (3.23%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.42%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.61%) Open Source
8 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.81%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 44 (35.48%) Linux
2 34 (27.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (47.58%) Time Management
2 50 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (36.29%) DevOps
4 36 (29.03%) Scrum
5 34 (27.42%) Cyber Security
6 26 (20.97%) ITIL
7 25 (20.16%) Validation
8 23 (18.55%) Configuration Management
9 22 (17.74%) Project Management
9 22 (17.74%) Service Management
10 18 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 15 (12.10%) Risk Management
12 15 (12.10%) Analytics
13 14 (11.29%) MODAF
13 14 (11.29%) Big Data Analytics
13 14 (11.29%) Data Analytics
13 14 (11.29%) TOGAF
14 13 (10.48%) Software Engineering
14 13 (10.48%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (49.19%) C
2 38 (30.65%) C++
3 28 (22.58%) Perl
4 25 (20.16%) Java
4 25 (20.16%) Python
5 15 (12.10%) Ruby
6 14 (11.29%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.45%) SQL
8 4 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 89 (71.77%) Security Cleared
2 82 (66.13%) DV Cleared
3 28 (22.58%) Degree
4 25 (20.16%) SC Cleared
5 13 (10.48%) CISSP
6 8 (6.45%) Postgraduate
7 3 (2.42%) CISMP
7 3 (2.42%) CEH
8 2 (1.61%) GIAC
8 2 (1.61%) CISM
8 2 (1.61%) CCNP
8 2 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.81%) MCP
9 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.81%) CCNA
9 1 (0.81%) QiCA
9 1 (0.81%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.23%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.61%) COBIT
4 1 (0.81%) SLA
4 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (34.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (21.77%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.06%) vSphere
4 3 (2.42%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.42%) Snort
5 2 (1.61%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Nmap
2 1 (0.81%) Nessus
2 1 (0.81%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 47 (37.90%) VMware
2 27 (21.77%) Microsoft
3 19 (15.32%) Cisco
4 15 (12.10%) Oracle
5 7 (5.65%) CheckPoint
5 7 (5.65%) Juniper
6 4 (3.23%) BT
7 3 (2.42%) McAfee
7 3 (2.42%) Qualys
8 2 (1.61%) Citrix
9 1 (0.81%) TIBCO
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