Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 74 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 -31 +17
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 6 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.00% 1.30% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.43% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 27
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.28% -17.31% +30.00%
10th Percentile £33,250 £48,225 £36,750
90th Percentile £70,250 £69,375 £80,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £60,250
% change year-on-year +1.74% -4.56% +14.76%

Information Security 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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 559 420 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 92.70% 90.71% 89.06%
Number of salaries quoted 484 339 545
Cheltenham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £29,050
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Cheltenham

Information Security
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Cheltenham

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) GDPR
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) POSIX
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) BCP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Qualys

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT Security
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Security
2 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) Kali Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) BCP
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Defensive Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (16.67%) ISMS
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) GDPR
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 22301
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Qualys
1 1 (16.67%) Sun
1 1 (16.67%) VMware