The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 108 121 122
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 17 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.88% 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.13% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Cyber Security
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1571 1540 1405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.57% 85.70% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1318 1236 1226
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Bristol region.

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Bristol

Cyber Security
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security.

1 19 (67.86%) Banking
1 19 (67.86%) Retail
2 16 (57.14%) Finance
3 13 (46.43%) ITIL
4 12 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (32.14%) CISSP
7 8 (28.57%) UML
7 8 (28.57%) CISA
7 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
7 8 (28.57%) Apache Flex
7 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (28.57%) General Ledger
8 6 (21.43%) Information Security
8 6 (21.43%) Project Management
9 4 (14.29%) Wireshark
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
10 3 (10.71%) Change Management
10 3 (10.71%) Resource Management
10 3 (10.71%) Change Control
10 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
11 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
11 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
11 2 (7.14%) SIEM
11 2 (7.14%) Network Security
11 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Wireshark
2 2 (7.14%) Network Security
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
General
1 19 (67.86%) Banking
1 19 (67.86%) Retail
2 16 (57.14%) Finance
3 8 (28.57%) General Ledger
4 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.57%) Electronics
5 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.57%) Games
5 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Tester
1 8 (28.57%) Change Manager
2 6 (21.43%) PMO Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Change Project Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Junior
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Junior Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Senior PMO Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Information Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) ITIL
2 12 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (28.57%) UML
4 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (21.43%) Information Security
5 6 (21.43%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.71%) Change Management
7 3 (10.71%) Resource Management
7 3 (10.71%) Change Control
8 2 (7.14%) Security Management
8 2 (7.14%) SIEM
9 1 (3.57%) Computer Security
9 1 (3.57%) Information Assurance
9 1 (3.57%) Information Management
9 1 (3.57%) Computer Forensics
9 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) CISSP
2 8 (28.57%) CISA
3 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.57%) GCIA
5 1 (3.57%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.57%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.57%) McAfee
3 1 (3.57%) Splunk
Bristol, Avon
Acumin
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago