Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 135 83
Rank change year-on-year +63 -52 +43
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 58 10 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.59% 0.56% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 0.61% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 35 4 12
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% -12.56% +2.38%
10th Percentile £35,200 £39,150 £42,050
90th Percentile £60,450 £52,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% -15.38% +19.82%

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 1,486 1,646 1,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.96% 92.89% 89.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,230 1,323 1,244
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £27,075
90th Percentile £65,075 £63,750 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +35 26 £75,000 +50.00% 2
Tewkesbury -2 20 £45,000 +2.27%
Cheltenham - 1 £37,500 -
Information Assurance
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 54 (93.10%) Security Cleared
2 32 (55.17%) DV Cleared
3 28 (48.28%) Linux
4 26 (44.83%) SQL
4 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (44.83%) JIRA
4 26 (44.83%) Confluence
5 23 (39.66%) SC Cleared
6 22 (37.93%) C
7 21 (36.21%) Java
8 20 (34.48%) Windows
8 20 (34.48%) Test Automation
8 20 (34.48%) Data Encryption
8 20 (34.48%) Cyber Warfare
9 19 (32.76%) Docker
9 19 (32.76%) Waterfall
9 19 (32.76%) Bash Shell
9 19 (32.76%) Bitbucket
9 19 (32.76%) Jenkins
9 19 (32.76%) Cybersecurity
9 19 (32.76%) Atlassian
9 19 (32.76%) Unix
10 17 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (27.59%) Process Improvement
12 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering
13 14 (24.14%) Test Scripting
13 14 (24.14%) Cucumber
13 14 (24.14%) Linux Command Line
14 13 (22.41%) C++
15 12 (20.69%) Puppet

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 26 (44.83%) Confluence
2 9 (15.52%) IIS
3 7 (12.07%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (12.07%) JBoss
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) Firewall
1 9 (15.52%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.72%) IPsec
2 1 (1.72%) IPv4
2 1 (1.72%) IPv6
2 1 (1.72%) SNMP
2 1 (1.72%) SSH
2 1 (1.72%) SSL
2 1 (1.72%) VLAN
2 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) MongoDB
1 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (44.83%) JIRA
2 19 (32.76%) Bitbucket
2 19 (32.76%) Jenkins
3 14 (24.14%) Cucumber
4 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
4 7 (12.07%) JUnit
General
1 3 (5.17%) Electronics
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
1 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
1 3 (5.17%) Marketing
1 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Analyst
1 19 (32.76%) Test Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) Software Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Information Assurance Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Test Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Applications Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Software Applications Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Lead Test Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Security Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) CSS
1 7 (12.07%) EJB
1 7 (12.07%) EJB 3.0
1 7 (12.07%) Hibernate
1 7 (12.07%) HTML
1 7 (12.07%) Java EE
1 7 (12.07%) JAXB
1 7 (12.07%) JPA
1 7 (12.07%) JSF
1 7 (12.07%) Node.js
1 7 (12.07%) PrimeFaces
1 7 (12.07%) REST
1 7 (12.07%) Web Services
1 7 (12.07%) XML
1 7 (12.07%) XSD
1 7 (12.07%) XSLT
2 5 (8.62%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Cyber Warfare
2 14 (24.14%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (12.07%) CESG
3 7 (12.07%) CESG CLAS
4 6 (10.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (8.62%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.72%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 28 (48.28%) Linux
2 20 (34.48%) Windows
3 19 (32.76%) Unix
4 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (34.48%) Data Encryption
2 20 (34.48%) Test Automation
3 19 (32.76%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (32.76%) Waterfall
4 17 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (27.59%) Process Improvement
6 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering
7 14 (24.14%) Test Scripting
8 10 (17.24%) Information Security
9 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
9 7 (12.07%) DevOps
9 7 (12.07%) ITIL
9 7 (12.07%) Software Architecture
9 7 (12.07%) Software Delivery
10 6 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (10.34%) SDLC
10 6 (10.34%) Service Management
10 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (10.34%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 22 (37.93%) C
3 21 (36.21%) Java
4 19 (32.76%) Bash Shell
5 13 (22.41%) C++
6 8 (13.79%) Python
7 7 (12.07%) C#
7 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (93.10%) Security Cleared
2 32 (55.17%) DV Cleared
3 23 (39.66%) SC Cleared
4 9 (15.52%) CESG Certified Professional
4 9 (15.52%) CISSP
4 9 (15.52%) CLAS
4 9 (15.52%) IISP
5 2 (3.45%) CISM
6 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 9 (15.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (15.52%) RMADS
System Software
1 19 (32.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) Puppet
2 7 (12.07%) Kibana
2 7 (12.07%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) Atlassian
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) SAP