Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 114 110
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 16 51 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.07% 2.28% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 2.52% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 6
Gloucestershire median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% -11.11% -13.46%
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £46,875
90th Percentile £86,000 £57,500 £80,625
South West median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.33% -16.34%

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 1322 2026 1843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 88.78% 90.49% 89.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1655 1488
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £64,825
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +18 4 £82,500 +57.14%
Tewkesbury - 3 £42,500 -
Cheltenham +17 1 £62,500 -3.85%
Information Assurance
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Information Assurance 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 15 (93.75%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) RMADS
3 12 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 12 (75.00%) CESG
3 12 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (75.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 12 (75.00%) Information Security
4 10 (62.50%) CISSP
4 10 (62.50%) CESG Certified Professional
5 9 (56.25%) IISP
5 9 (56.25%) CLAS
5 9 (56.25%) CESG CLAS
5 9 (56.25%) Internet
5 9 (56.25%) Firewall
5 9 (56.25%) IIS
6 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (37.50%) Degree
7 6 (37.50%) Master's Degree
7 6 (37.50%) Analytics
7 6 (37.50%) C
8 4 (25.00%) Business Development
9 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (18.75%) Data Encryption
9 3 (18.75%) Cyber Warfare
10 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 2 (12.50%) Finance
10 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
10 2 (12.50%) C++
10 2 (12.50%) Python
10 2 (12.50%) Management Information System

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 9 (56.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
1 9 (56.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) IPsec
2 1 (6.25%) IPv4
2 1 (6.25%) IPv6
2 1 (6.25%) SNMP
2 1 (6.25%) SSH
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Information Assurance Leader
2 6 (37.50%) Information Assurance Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Information Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Principal Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) MFC
1 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) CESG
2 9 (56.25%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (18.75%) Cyber Warfare
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (37.50%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Business Development
4 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (18.75%) Data Encryption
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) MVVM
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Security Cleared
2 12 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 10 (62.50%) CESG Certified Professional
3 10 (62.50%) CISSP
4 9 (56.25%) CLAS
4 9 (56.25%) IISP
5 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 6 (37.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) RMADS
2 12 (75.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 12 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) ESRI
1 1 (6.25%) SAP