Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Information Assurance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Assurance over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 114 117
Rank change year-on-year +23 +3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 29 19 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.93% 1.31% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.45% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 33
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% +35.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £41,000 £41,875 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,625 £57,500
South West median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -2.33%

Information Assurance 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,377 1,306 2,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.50% 90.32% 92.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,047 1,067 1,729
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Information Assurance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Gloucestershire

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance in Gloucestershire

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Assurance in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Assurance in Gloucestershire

Information Assurance
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +17 19 £44,000 -46.67% 2
Tewkesbury -4 4 £55,000 +25.71%
Cheltenham +5 2 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Information Assurance
South West

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Information Assurance 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 20 (68.97%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (62.07%) Security Cleared
3 15 (51.72%) DV Cleared
4 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (41.38%) SDLC
4 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (37.93%) Information Security
6 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
6 9 (31.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (31.03%) Degree
7 8 (27.59%) Visualisation
7 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
7 8 (27.59%) BDD
7 8 (27.59%) Line Management
7 8 (27.59%) Software Delivery
7 8 (27.59%) SOLID
7 8 (27.59%) TDD
8 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (20.69%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (20.69%) CESG
9 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
9 6 (20.69%) Finance
10 5 (17.24%) Law
10 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
10 5 (17.24%) CISSP
10 5 (17.24%) CLAS
10 5 (17.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 5 (17.24%) Business Development
11 4 (13.79%) JIRA
11 4 (13.79%) Critical Path Analysis

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (13.79%) Confluence
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Bitbucket
1 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
2 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Law
3 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Electronics
4 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Software Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Graduate
2 4 (13.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Information Assurance Leader
3 3 (10.34%) Information Assurance Practitioner
3 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Auditor
4 2 (6.90%) CISSP Auditor
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Information Officer
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security Auditor
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (6.90%) Security Auditor
4 2 (6.90%) Security Officer
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) CSS3
1 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) HTML5
1 1 (3.45%) J2EE
1 1 (3.45%) Java EE
1 1 (3.45%) jQuery
1 1 (3.45%) MFC
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
1 1 (3.45%) Node.js
1 1 (3.45%) React
1 1 (3.45%) Spring
1 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) CESG
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) CESG CLAS
3 4 (13.79%) Cyber Warfare
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (41.38%) SDLC
3 11 (37.93%) Information Security
4 9 (31.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
5 8 (27.59%) BDD
5 8 (27.59%) Line Management
5 8 (27.59%) Software Delivery
5 8 (27.59%) SOLID
5 8 (27.59%) TDD
5 8 (27.59%) Visualisation
6 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
7 5 (17.24%) Business Development
8 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
8 4 (13.79%) Critical Path Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
8 4 (13.79%) Project Management
8 4 (13.79%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.34%) C
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) C++
3 1 (3.45%) Java 8
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) Security Cleared
2 15 (51.72%) DV Cleared
3 9 (31.03%) Degree
4 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
5 6 (20.69%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (17.24%) CISSP
6 5 (17.24%) CLAS
7 4 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (13.79%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (13.79%) PMP
8 3 (10.34%) CISM
8 3 (10.34%) IISP
9 2 (6.90%) CEH
9 2 (6.90%) CISA
9 2 (6.90%) SSCP
10 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (13.79%) PMO
4 3 (10.34%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Atlassian
2 2 (6.90%) SAP