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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 88 94
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 0 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 1.22% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.39% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Median salary - £55,250 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 848 866 916
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 91.58% 87.83% 86.82%
Number of salaries quoted 671 639 751
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (80.00%) DV Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
4 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (70.00%) Information Security
4 7 (70.00%) C
4 7 (70.00%) CISSP
5 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (60.00%) Legal
5 6 (60.00%) CCNP
5 6 (60.00%) CISM
5 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (60.00%) Data Security
5 6 (60.00%) Security Management
5 6 (60.00%) Business Continuity
5 6 (60.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 6 (60.00%) Network Architecture
5 6 (60.00%) Time Management
5 6 (60.00%) Banking
5 6 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (60.00%) Business Development
5 6 (60.00%) Degree
5 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 1 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
1 6 (60.00%) Legal
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Consultant
2 6 (60.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) ArcSight Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (10.00%) CESG
4 1 (10.00%) Cyber Warfare
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
1 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (60.00%) Business Development
2 6 (60.00%) Data Security
2 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Security Management
2 6 (60.00%) Time Management
2 6 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) Content Development
4 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) CISSP
4 6 (60.00%) CCNP
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) CISM
4 6 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (60.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (10.00%) IISP
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) GPG13
3 1 (10.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Crossbeam
2 2 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (20.00%) Splunk
2 2 (20.00%) VMware