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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 122 106 119
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 22 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.12% 0.94% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.09% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 1
Average salary £49,300 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.36% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1687 1648 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 86.20% 85.97% 83.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1443 1294 1206
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 17 (43.59%) Information Security
3 15 (38.46%) ITIL
3 15 (38.46%) CISSP
4 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.77%) Retail
5 12 (30.77%) CISA
5 12 (30.77%) CISM
6 11 (28.21%) Risk Management
6 11 (28.21%) Banking
6 11 (28.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (28.21%) Information Assurance
7 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 9 (23.08%) PCI DSS
7 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (20.51%) Apache Flex
8 8 (20.51%) General Ledger
8 8 (20.51%) UML
9 7 (17.95%) Firewall
10 6 (15.38%) BYOD
10 6 (15.38%) Internet of Things
10 6 (15.38%) Data Protection
10 6 (15.38%) COBIT
10 6 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (15.38%) OWASP
10 6 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (15.38%) Cisco
10 6 (15.38%) Service Management
10 6 (15.38%) Internet
10 6 (15.38%) Benchmarking

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (17.95%) Firewall
2 6 (15.38%) Internet
3 5 (12.82%) Wireshark
3 5 (12.82%) LAN
3 5 (12.82%) WAN
4 3 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (2.56%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.56%) SMTP
5 1 (2.56%) FTP
5 1 (2.56%) HTTP
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.56%) LDAP
5 1 (2.56%) ATM
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Retail
3 11 (28.21%) Banking
4 8 (20.51%) General Ledger
5 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (2.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Consultant
1 15 (38.46%) Security Consultant
2 8 (20.51%) Change Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) PMO Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Security Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Change Project Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Network Support
6 4 (10.26%) Network Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Senior PMO Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Risk Manager
8 1 (2.56%) IT Assistant
8 1 (2.56%) IT Risk Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Penetration Tester
8 1 (2.56%) IT Audit Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) BYOD
2 6 (15.38%) Internet of Things
2 6 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Information Security
2 15 (38.46%) ITIL
3 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (28.21%) Information Assurance
4 11 (28.21%) Risk Management
5 8 (20.51%) UML
6 6 (15.38%) Benchmarking
6 6 (15.38%) Project Management
6 6 (15.38%) Service Management
6 6 (15.38%) Data Protection
6 6 (15.38%) OWASP
6 6 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (12.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (12.82%) ITSM
8 4 (10.26%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
8 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.26%) BCP
8 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) CISSP
2 12 (30.77%) CISA
2 12 (30.77%) CISM
3 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 5 (12.82%) Degree
5 4 (10.26%) PCI QSA
5 4 (10.26%) CRISC
5 4 (10.26%) CCNP
5 4 (10.26%) CCNA
5 4 (10.26%) CCDP
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) ACCA
7 1 (2.56%) SSCP
7 1 (2.56%) QiCA
7 1 (2.56%) CIMA
7 1 (2.56%) GCIA
7 1 (2.56%) GSEC
7 1 (2.56%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (23.08%) PCI DSS
3 6 (15.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Cisco
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) ArcSight
3 3 (7.69%) McAfee
4 2 (5.13%) LogRhythm
4 2 (5.13%) Splunk
5 1 (2.56%) Juniper
5 1 (2.56%) Websense
5 1 (2.56%) Tripwire
5 1 (2.56%) Qualys
5 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £150000 - £170000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 9 days ago