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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 29 42
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.90% 6.88% 4.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 7.73% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 12
Median salary £53,750 £60,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.78% +33.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £73,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 196 453 354
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 87.89% 89.00% 89.85%
Number of salaries quoted 150 254 285
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +14.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 14 (60.87%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) PHP
3 11 (47.83%) MySQL
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) Zend
4 10 (43.48%) jQuery
4 10 (43.48%) HTML
4 10 (43.48%) OO
4 10 (43.48%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) Web Services
4 10 (43.48%) MVC
4 10 (43.48%) OO PHP
5 9 (39.13%) Ethical Hacking
5 9 (39.13%) OOP
5 9 (39.13%) Web Development
6 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
7 6 (26.09%) CISSP
8 5 (21.74%) Security Management
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
9 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
9 4 (17.39%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (17.39%) ISO27002
9 4 (17.39%) COBIT
9 4 (17.39%) Information Security Management
9 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) CISMP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
1 10 (43.48%) PHP Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) PHP Web Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Web Developer
3 4 (17.39%) CISSP Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Compliance Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Security Penetration Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Security Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Tester
5 2 (8.70%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Information Governance Officer
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) CSS
1 10 (43.48%) HTML
1 10 (43.48%) jQuery
1 10 (43.48%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) Zend Framework
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) Kendo UI
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) CESG
3 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) CentOS
1 1 (4.35%) Debian
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) MVC
3 10 (43.48%) OO
3 10 (43.48%) OO PHP
4 9 (39.13%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (39.13%) OOP
4 9 (39.13%) Web Development
5 5 (21.74%) Security Management
6 4 (17.39%) Information Security Management
6 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Business Development
7 2 (8.70%) DevOps
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
8 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.35%) Information Management
8 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
1 11 (47.83%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) PHP 5
2 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) CISSP
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (17.39%) CISMP
4 3 (13.04%) CHECK Team Leader
4 3 (13.04%) CHECK Team Member
4 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) CEH
5 1 (4.35%) CISA
5 1 (4.35%) CISM
5 1 (4.35%) CREST Certified
5 1 (4.35%) ISSMP
5 1 (4.35%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
3 4 (17.39%) COBIT
3 4 (17.39%) ISO27002
4 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VirtualBox
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Zend
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
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