Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 139 109
Rank change year-on-year +26 -30 +32
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 16 7 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.97% 0.43% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.47% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 25
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £67,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.93% +28.57% -17.32%
10th Percentile £33,750 £45,000 £38,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £71,250 £60,050
South West median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% +1.94%

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 1,550 1,485 1,945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 93.49% 91.78% 91.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,264 1,193 1,496
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -3.41% +8.64%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 - 9 £50,000 - 2
Tewkesbury -14 2 £36,500 -21.08%
Cheltenham +2 1 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Information Assurance
South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
3 9 (56.25%) JIRA
3 9 (56.25%) Confluence
3 9 (56.25%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Bitbucket
4 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (50.00%) Atlassian
5 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
5 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
5 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
5 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
5 7 (43.75%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (43.75%) Docker
5 7 (43.75%) Unix
6 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (18.75%) Information Security
8 3 (18.75%) ITIL
8 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (12.50%) Marketing
9 2 (12.50%) Mathematics

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%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.25%) IPsec
1 1 (6.25%) IPv4
1 1 (6.25%) IPv6
1 1 (6.25%) SNMP
1 1 (6.25%) SSH
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) VLAN
1 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) JIRA
2 8 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
4 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Auditor
3 2 (12.50%) CISSP Auditor
3 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance Practitioner
3 2 (12.50%) Information Officer
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security Auditor
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (12.50%) Security Auditor
3 2 (12.50%) Security Officer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) Java EE
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) JAXB
2 1 (6.25%) JPA
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (6.25%) React
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) WPF
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XSD
2 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (12.50%) CESG
2 2 (12.50%) Cyber Warfare
2 2 (12.50%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
2 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
2 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Data Encryption
6 2 (12.50%) DevOps
6 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Java 8
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) CEH
4 2 (12.50%) CISA
4 2 (12.50%) CISM
4 2 (12.50%) CISSP
4 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
4 2 (12.50%) SSCP
5 1 (6.25%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (6.25%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Kibana
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle