Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Information Assurance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Assurance over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 160 182
Rank change year-on-year -22 +22 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 22 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.58% 0.75% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.82% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 10
Bristol median annual salary £59,000 £70,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.71% +36.59% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £27,600
90th Percentile £79,500 £82,500 £76,400
South West median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -13.39%

Information Assurance is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3517 2920 3446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 92.00% 91.02% 90.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2901 2460 2977
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Information Assurance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Bristol

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance in Bristol.

Salary trend for Information Assurance in Bristol

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Assurance in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Assurance in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Information Assurance 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 14 (63.64%) Information Security
3 10 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
5 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
6 7 (31.82%) JSP 440
6 7 (31.82%) Degree
6 7 (31.82%) Firewall
6 7 (31.82%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 6 (27.27%) CESG
7 6 (27.27%) Protective Monitoring
7 6 (27.27%) RMADS
8 5 (22.73%) Digital Forensics
8 5 (22.73%) Network Design
8 5 (22.73%) ISMS
8 5 (22.73%) QMS
8 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
8 5 (22.73%) Information Security Management
8 5 (22.73%) Security Management
8 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (22.73%) Service Management
8 5 (22.73%) Quality Management
8 5 (22.73%) Project Management
8 5 (22.73%) Security Auditing
9 4 (18.18%) Electronics
9 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
9 4 (18.18%) Validation

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Electronics
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) Security Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Capability Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Assurance Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 6 (27.27%) CESG
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Information Security
2 10 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (27.27%) Protective Monitoring
3 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
4 5 (22.73%) Digital Forensics
4 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (22.73%) Information Security Management
4 5 (22.73%) ISMS
4 5 (22.73%) Network Design
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) QMS
4 5 (22.73%) Quality Management
4 5 (22.73%) Security Auditing
4 5 (22.73%) Security Management
4 5 (22.73%) Service Management
5 4 (18.18%) Validation
6 3 (13.64%) SIEM
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (31.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) JSP 440
2 6 (27.27%) RMADS
3 2 (9.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) EnCase
1 1 (4.55%) FTK
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft