Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 69 62
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 68 106 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.58% 4.68% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.16% 5.17% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 37 79 57
Gloucestershire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £32,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £68,000 £70,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%

Information Security 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 1319 2049 1834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 88.76% 90.38% 89.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 1676 1483
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,125 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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 +33 21 £58,750 +4.44% 3
Cheltenham -25 10 £60,000 +4.35% 3
Stroud - 1 £85,000 -
Mitcheldean - 1 - -
Information Security
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 33 (48.53%) Security Cleared
2 29 (42.65%) DV Cleared
3 25 (36.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (35.29%) C
5 22 (32.35%) RMADS
6 20 (29.41%) ITIL
7 19 (27.94%) Management Information System
8 18 (26.47%) Finance
9 17 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 16 (23.53%) Firewall
11 15 (22.06%) Telecoms
11 15 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (22.06%) Marketing
12 14 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
12 14 (20.59%) SAP
12 14 (20.59%) Manufacturing
12 14 (20.59%) Programme Management
12 14 (20.59%) Electronics
13 12 (17.65%) CESG
13 12 (17.65%) Service Management
13 12 (17.65%) Project Management
13 12 (17.65%) CISSP
13 12 (17.65%) Information Assurance
13 12 (17.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP
15 10 (14.71%) LAN
15 10 (14.71%) WAN
15 10 (14.71%) Scrum
15 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (14.71%) TOGAF

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 9 (13.24%) IIS
2 7 (10.29%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Office 365
2 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.88%) IBM Cloud
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.88%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.53%) Firewall
2 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP
3 10 (14.71%) LAN
3 10 (14.71%) WAN
4 9 (13.24%) Internet
5 8 (11.76%) DNS
5 8 (11.76%) HTTP
5 8 (11.76%) SSL
6 6 (8.82%) DHCP
6 6 (8.82%) FTP
6 6 (8.82%) LDAP
6 6 (8.82%) SMTP
6 6 (8.82%) tcpdump
6 6 (8.82%) Telnet
6 6 (8.82%) Wireless
6 6 (8.82%) Wireshark
7 3 (4.41%) VLAN
7 3 (4.41%) VoIP
7 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) MySQL
1 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.47%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.47%) JIRA
2 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 18 (26.47%) Finance
2 15 (22.06%) Marketing
2 15 (22.06%) Telecoms
3 14 (20.59%) Electronics
3 14 (20.59%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.94%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (20.59%) Analyst
2 13 (19.12%) Information Manager
3 10 (14.71%) Information Assurance Leader
4 8 (11.76%) Security Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Information Security Manager
5 7 (10.29%) Security Manager
6 6 (8.82%) Information Assurance Manager
6 6 (8.82%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Information Officer
8 4 (5.88%) Information Security Officer
8 4 (5.88%) Security Officer
9 3 (4.41%) Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Customer Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Head of IT
9 3 (4.41%) Incident Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) CSS
1 1 (1.47%) Gherkin
1 1 (1.47%) HTML
1 1 (1.47%) jQuery
1 1 (1.47%) JSON
1 1 (1.47%) Web Services
1 1 (1.47%) XML
1 1 (1.47%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Management Information System
2 12 (17.65%) CESG
3 9 (13.24%) CESG CLAS
4 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 7 (10.29%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (4.41%) Cybercrime
7 3 (4.41%) PMI
8 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.82%) Windows 10
3 6 (8.82%) Windows 7
3 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (20.59%) Programme Management
4 12 (17.65%) Information Assurance
4 12 (17.65%) Project Management
4 12 (17.65%) Service Management
5 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.71%) Scrum
5 10 (14.71%) Security Auditing
5 10 (14.71%) TOGAF
6 9 (13.24%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 9 (13.24%) MODAF
6 9 (13.24%) SIEM
6 9 (13.24%) Threat Intelligence
6 9 (13.24%) Time Management
7 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 8 (11.76%) Requirements Management
7 8 (11.76%) Use Case
7 8 (11.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) C
2 9 (13.24%) SQL
3 1 (1.47%) C#
3 1 (1.47%) C++
3 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (48.53%) Security Cleared
2 29 (42.65%) DV Cleared
3 17 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (17.65%) CISSP
5 9 (13.24%) CESG Certified Professional
5 9 (13.24%) CLAS
5 9 (13.24%) IISP
6 7 (10.29%) Degree
6 7 (10.29%) Master's Degree
7 6 (8.82%) GIAC
8 3 (4.41%) PMI Certification
8 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.94%) CISM
10 1 (1.47%) CISA
10 1 (1.47%) CISMP
10 1 (1.47%) CRISC
10 1 (1.47%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (36.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (32.35%) RMADS
3 12 (17.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (5.88%) PCI DSS
5 3 (4.41%) COBIT
6 2 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (2.94%) ISO 22301
6 2 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.47%) GDPR
7 1 (1.47%) HIPAA
7 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Snort
2 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
3 1 (1.47%) XenApp
3 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) SAP
2 9 (13.24%) Cisco
3 5 (7.35%) VMware
4 4 (5.88%) Apple
4 4 (5.88%) AVG
4 4 (5.88%) Meraki
4 4 (5.88%) Splunk
5 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.47%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix
6 1 (1.47%) HP
6 1 (1.47%) Mitel
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle
6 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.47%) Symantec
6 1 (1.47%) Zend