The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 73 57
Rank change year-on-year -17 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.19% 3.20% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 3.66% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 20
Median salary £61,250 £60,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.23% +21.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £44,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £65,000 £70,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

Information Security 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 848 848 918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 91.58% 87.51% 86.52%
Number of salaries quoted 671 623 756
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 Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Gloucestershire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Gloucestershire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Gloucestershire

Information Security
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 Security within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -1 6 £52,500 -27.58% 1
Cheltenham -1 3 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Information Security
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security 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 Security.

1 27 (72.97%) Security Cleared
2 20 (54.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (48.65%) DV Cleared
3 18 (48.65%) Management Information System
4 17 (45.95%) SC Cleared
5 16 (43.24%) Security Management
6 12 (32.43%) Degree
6 12 (32.43%) Network Architecture
6 12 (32.43%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (27.03%) ISMS
7 10 (27.03%) Information Security Management
7 10 (27.03%) CISSP
8 9 (24.32%) C
8 9 (24.32%) CISM
8 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
8 9 (24.32%) Business Continuity
8 9 (24.32%) RMADS
9 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
9 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Management
9 8 (21.62%) Service Management
9 8 (21.62%) ITIL
10 7 (18.92%) Business Development
10 7 (18.92%) Information Assurance
11 6 (16.22%) Reverse Engineering
11 6 (16.22%) Time Management
11 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
11 6 (16.22%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
11 6 (16.22%) SIEM
11 6 (16.22%) Vulnerability Scanning

Information Security
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 (10.81%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (16.22%) LDAP
2 3 (8.11%) DHCP
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
2 3 (8.11%) FTP
2 3 (8.11%) HTTP
2 3 (8.11%) SMTP
2 3 (8.11%) SSL
2 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) tcpdump
2 3 (8.11%) Telnet
2 3 (8.11%) Wireshark
3 2 (5.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
General
1 6 (16.22%) Banking
1 6 (16.22%) Legal
1 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Architect
2 8 (21.62%) IT Architect
2 8 (21.62%) IT Security Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Security Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Information Governance Officer
4 3 (8.11%) Information Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Information Officer
4 3 (8.11%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (8.11%) Security Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Security Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Security Officer
4 3 (8.11%) Tester
5 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Security Penetration Tester
5 2 (5.41%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) jQuery
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) Management Information System
2 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.11%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (5.41%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (5.41%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.70%) CESG
5 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
1 5 (13.51%) Unix
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Android
2 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Security Management
2 12 (32.43%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (32.43%) Network Architecture
3 10 (27.03%) Information Security Management
3 10 (27.03%) ISMS
4 9 (24.32%) Business Continuity
4 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
5 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (21.62%) ITIL
5 8 (21.62%) Service Management
6 7 (18.92%) Business Development
6 7 (18.92%) Information Assurance
7 6 (16.22%) Data Security
7 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
7 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
7 6 (16.22%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (16.22%) SIEM
7 6 (16.22%) Time Management
7 6 (16.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) C
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) C++
3 2 (5.41%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (72.97%) Security Cleared
2 18 (48.65%) DV Cleared
3 17 (45.95%) SC Cleared
4 12 (32.43%) Degree
5 10 (27.03%) CISSP
6 9 (24.32%) CISM
7 6 (16.22%) CCNP
7 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (16.22%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (8.11%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (5.41%) CHECK Team Member
9 2 (5.41%) GIAC
10 1 (2.70%) CREST Certified
10 1 (2.70%) IISP
10 1 (2.70%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (54.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (24.32%) RMADS
3 6 (16.22%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.70%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (2.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.11%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Cisco
2 3 (8.11%) CyberArk
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Zend
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, 12% pension, fexi-working
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Morson International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Car, pension, PMI, Laptop
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car Allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: 3 days ago