Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 77 52
Rank change year-on-year +2 -25 -7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 9 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.49% 1.88% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 2.05% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 32
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.17% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,450 £37,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £76,000 £70,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year +15.00% -14.89% +11.90%

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 637 440 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 94.79% 92.05% 91.43%
Number of salaries quoted 514 379 630
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -6.45% +16.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £66,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,750 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.41% +8.64%

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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 5 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) SIEM
3 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (20.00%) GDPR
4 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) GWAPT
4 2 (20.00%) Database Security
4 2 (20.00%) ECSA
4 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Back Office
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Sun
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Information Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Compliance Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Compliance Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Security Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) Kali Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) SIEM
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Database Security
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Process Management
3 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) BCP
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) ECSA
1 2 (20.00%) GWAPT
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (20.00%) GDPR
3 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (10.00%) ISO 22301
4 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Qualys
2 1 (10.00%) VMware