The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 31 46
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 3.54% 5.44% 3.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% 6.05% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 11
Median salary £65,000 £68,750 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.45% -14.06%  
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +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 Gloucester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 169 215 284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 85.35% 89.96% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 155 119 237
Median salary £42,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Information Security
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Gloucester

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Gloucester over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 20 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 16 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 16 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 13 (54.17%) Security Management
5 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 12 (50.00%) Information Security Management
5 12 (50.00%) ISMS
5 12 (50.00%) RMADS
6 11 (45.83%) Service Management
6 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (20.83%) Business Continuity
7 5 (20.83%) Degree
8 4 (16.67%) Information Management
8 4 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
8 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
8 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 4 (16.67%) Network Security
8 4 (16.67%) Android
8 4 (16.67%) Information Governance
8 4 (16.67%) Device Driver
8 4 (16.67%) Unix
8 4 (16.67%) Windows
8 4 (16.67%) Linux
8 4 (16.67%) Python
8 4 (16.67%) C
8 4 (16.67%) C++
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 4 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) FTP
2 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) LDAP
2 2 (8.33%) SMTP
2 2 (8.33%) SSL
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) tcpdump
2 2 (8.33%) Telnet
2 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Architect
1 11 (45.83%) IT Architect
1 11 (45.83%) IT Security Architect
1 11 (45.83%) Security Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Information Governance Officer
2 4 (16.67%) Information Officer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Information Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Information Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 4 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Android
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
1 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 4 (16.67%) Unix
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Security Management
2 12 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 12 (50.00%) ISMS
3 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure Management
3 11 (45.83%) Service Management
4 5 (20.83%) Business Continuity
5 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 4 (16.67%) DevOps
5 4 (16.67%) Information Governance
5 4 (16.67%) Information Management
5 4 (16.67%) Records Management
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Network Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.33%) SIEM
7 2 (8.33%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C
1 4 (16.67%) C++
1 4 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 16 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) CISM
5 2 (8.33%) CISSP
5 2 (8.33%) CREST Certified
6 1 (4.17%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (50.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft