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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 111 118 123
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 17 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.84% 0.45% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.52% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 1
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
1642 1715 1453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.37% 85.28% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1381 1367 1244
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 May 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 May 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%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) ITIL
3 11 (39.29%) Banking
3 11 (39.29%) Retail
3 11 (39.29%) Information Security
4 8 (28.57%) UML
4 8 (28.57%) General Ledger
4 8 (28.57%) Apache Flex
4 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (25.00%) CISSP
6 6 (21.43%) Project Management
6 6 (21.43%) CISA
6 6 (21.43%) CISM
6 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (21.43%) Information Assurance
6 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
7 5 (17.86%) Data Protection
7 5 (17.86%) OWASP
7 5 (17.86%) BYOD
7 5 (17.86%) Internet of Things
7 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (17.86%) COBIT
7 5 (17.86%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (17.86%) Internet
7 5 (17.86%) Benchmarking
8 4 (14.29%) BCP

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 5 (17.86%) Internet
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Banking
2 11 (39.29%) Retail
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%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Consultant
1 10 (35.71%) Security Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) Change Manager
3 6 (21.43%) PMO Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Change Project Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior PMO Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Network Support
8 1 (3.57%) Information Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Information Security Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Information Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Information Security Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) BYOD
2 5 (17.86%) Internet of Things
2 5 (17.86%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) Information Security
3 8 (28.57%) UML
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (21.43%) Information Assurance
5 5 (17.86%) Data Protection
5 5 (17.86%) OWASP
5 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (17.86%) Benchmarking
6 4 (14.29%) BCP
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (14.29%) ITSM
6 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (10.71%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) CISSP
3 6 (21.43%) CISA
3 6 (21.43%) CISM
4 2 (7.14%) CCNP
4 2 (7.14%) CCNA
4 2 (7.14%) CCDP
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.57%) CRISC
5 1 (3.57%) GCIA
5 1 (3.57%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 5 (17.86%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) ArcSight
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) McAfee
3 2 (7.14%) LogRhythm
3 2 (7.14%) Splunk
Bristol, Somerset
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: 35,000 to 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Training
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, South West
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago