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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 115 121 98
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 6 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.34% 0.12% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.15% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 14
Average salary £57,500 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.53% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £31,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £31,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
1497 1339 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.39% 83.32% 78.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1167 1087
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 14 (66.67%) Information Security
2 12 (57.14%) Business Development
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) DHCP
6 1 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) CCNP
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Firewall
6 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.76%) Military
6 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
6 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.76%) NoSQL

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.76%) CouchDB
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Consultant
1 14 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Security Specialist
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Security Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Trainer
4 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) IT Trainer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
1 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Information Security
2 12 (57.14%) Business Development
3 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco