The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 73 109
Rank change year-on-year -24 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 41 46 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.21% 2.91% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 3.21% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 37 23
Median salary £56,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £29,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

Information Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1673 1435 1732
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.19% 90.88% 89.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1396 1235 1491
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Bristol

Information Security
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Bristol

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Bristol over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 60 (60.61%) Security Cleared
2 49 (49.49%) SC Cleared
3 46 (46.46%) CISSP
4 42 (42.42%) Windows
5 40 (40.40%) Linux
5 40 (40.40%) DV Cleared
6 39 (39.39%) Software Engineering
7 38 (38.38%) SIEM
7 38 (38.38%) TCP/IP
7 38 (38.38%) Unix
8 37 (37.37%) Network Monitoring
9 34 (34.34%) GCIA
10 33 (33.33%) Java
10 33 (33.33%) Internet
11 32 (32.32%) Snort
12 31 (31.31%) Security Operations
13 30 (30.30%) SANS
14 29 (29.29%) Coaching
14 29 (29.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 29 (29.29%) GCIH
15 28 (28.28%) ArcSight
15 28 (28.28%) Mentoring
16 27 (27.27%) LogRhythm
16 27 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
17 26 (26.26%) Security Operations Centre
17 26 (26.26%) Finance
18 25 (25.25%) .NET
19 22 (22.22%) ITIL
20 21 (21.21%) Security Architecture
21 19 (19.19%) Wireshark

Information Security
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.01%) IIS
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.02%) Office 365
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (38.38%) TCP/IP
2 33 (33.33%) Internet
3 19 (19.19%) Wireshark
4 16 (16.16%) Firewall
5 7 (7.07%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (3.03%) DNS
6 3 (3.03%) VPN
7 2 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.02%) LAN
7 2 (2.02%) Network Security
7 2 (2.02%) WAN
8 1 (1.01%) DHCP
8 1 (1.01%) FTP
8 1 (1.01%) HTTP
8 1 (1.01%) Intranet
8 1 (1.01%) SAN
8 1 (1.01%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (1.01%) VoIP
8 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.01%) Burp Suite
General
1 26 (26.26%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Legal
3 7 (7.07%) Electronics
3 7 (7.07%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.04%) Marketing
6 3 (3.03%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.02%) Banking
7 2 (2.02%) Military
Job Titles
1 41 (41.41%) Analyst
2 30 (30.30%) SOC Analyst
3 25 (25.25%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (17.17%) Consultant
5 13 (13.13%) Architect
6 12 (12.12%) Security Consultant
7 11 (11.11%) Security Analyst
8 10 (10.10%) Information Security Consultant
9 9 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
10 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (6.06%) Security Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Security Manager
11 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (5.05%) Information Manager
11 5 (5.05%) Information Security Manager
11 5 (5.05%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (5.05%) Senior Information Security Consultant
11 5 (5.05%) Senior Security Consultant
12 4 (4.04%) Programme Manager
12 4 (4.04%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.26%) Security Operations Centre
2 16 (16.16%) Management Information System
3 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
5 10 (10.10%) CESG
6 6 (6.06%) User Experience
7 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.03%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.02%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.01%) Cybercrime
9 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.01%) Handset
9 1 (1.01%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.01%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 42 (42.42%) Windows
2 40 (40.40%) Linux
3 38 (38.38%) Unix
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.39%) Software Engineering
2 38 (38.38%) SIEM
3 37 (37.37%) Network Monitoring
4 31 (31.31%) Security Operations
5 29 (29.29%) Coaching
6 28 (28.28%) Mentoring
7 27 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
8 22 (22.22%) ITIL
9 21 (21.21%) Security Architecture
10 19 (19.19%) Service Management
11 17 (17.17%) Information Assurance
12 16 (16.16%) ITSM
13 15 (15.15%) Protective Monitoring
13 15 (15.15%) Risk Management
13 15 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (10.10%) Matrix Organization
15 10 (10.10%) Risk Assessment
16 9 (9.09%) IT Strategy
16 9 (9.09%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (9.09%) C
3 3 (3.03%) SQL
4 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.01%) Python
4 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (60.61%) Security Cleared
2 49 (49.49%) SC Cleared
3 46 (46.46%) CISSP
4 40 (40.40%) DV Cleared
5 34 (34.34%) GCIA
6 30 (30.30%) SANS
7 29 (29.29%) GCIH
8 19 (19.19%) GIAC
9 16 (16.16%) CISM
10 15 (15.15%) CESG Certified Professional
11 13 (13.13%) Degree
12 11 (11.11%) CREST Certified
13 4 (4.04%) CCNP
13 4 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
15 2 (2.02%) CCNA
15 2 (2.02%) CISA
15 2 (2.02%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
15 2 (2.02%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
15 2 (2.02%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (29.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.06%) RMADS
3 4 (4.04%) JSP 440
3 4 (4.04%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.02%) COBIT
4 2 (2.02%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (2.02%) GPG13
4 2 (2.02%) SLA
5 1 (1.01%) GDPR
5 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 32 (32.32%) Snort
2 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.01%) vSphere
3 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (19.19%) Nmap
2 9 (9.09%) RSA enVision
3 1 (1.01%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (1.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.01%) RSA Archer
3 1 (1.01%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.01%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (28.28%) ArcSight
2 27 (27.27%) LogRhythm
3 19 (19.19%) FireEye
4 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.06%) Splunk
6 4 (4.04%) Cisco
7 2 (2.02%) SAP
7 2 (2.02%) Symantec
8 1 (1.01%) Avaya
8 1 (1.01%) Citrix
8 1 (1.01%) Dell
8 1 (1.01%) LogLogic
8 1 (1.01%) Mitel
8 1 (1.01%) Red Box
8 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.01%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.01%) Sophos
8 1 (1.01%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.01%) Veeam
8 1 (1.01%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Outsource UK
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 90000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago