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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 110 112 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 26 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.38% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 2
Average salary £48,600 £62,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.24% +87.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £48,000 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £75,500 £34,650
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1670 1538 1333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.36% 86.55% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1211 1166
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (48.78%) Information Security
2 16 (39.02%) CISSP
3 14 (34.15%) CISA
4 13 (31.71%) Information Assurance
5 12 (29.27%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (29.27%) CISM
5 12 (29.27%) ITIL
5 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
6 11 (26.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
7 9 (21.95%) PCI DSS
7 9 (21.95%) SIEM
7 9 (21.95%) Firewall
7 9 (21.95%) Internet
8 8 (19.51%) Data Protection
8 8 (19.51%) Degree
9 7 (17.07%) OWASP
9 7 (17.07%) Finance
9 7 (17.07%) Service Management
10 6 (14.63%) Internet of Things
10 6 (14.63%) BYOD
10 6 (14.63%) ITSM
10 6 (14.63%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (14.63%) Benchmarking
10 6 (14.63%) Windows
10 6 (14.63%) Linux
10 6 (14.63%) LAN
10 6 (14.63%) WAN
10 6 (14.63%) Cisco

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (21.95%) Internet
1 9 (21.95%) Firewall
2 6 (14.63%) LAN
2 6 (14.63%) WAN
3 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.32%) Wireshark
3 3 (7.32%) Network Security
4 2 (4.88%) tcpdump
4 2 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.88%) DNS
4 2 (4.88%) SSL
4 2 (4.88%) LDAP
4 2 (4.88%) SMTP
4 2 (4.88%) DHCP
4 2 (4.88%) FTP
4 2 (4.88%) HTTP
5 1 (2.44%) ATM
5 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Consultant
2 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Security Consultant
3 8 (19.51%) Security Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Penetration Tester
5 5 (12.20%) Tester
6 4 (9.76%) Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Network Support
6 4 (9.76%) Network Architect
7 3 (7.32%) IT Audit Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) IT Assistant
7 3 (7.32%) Risk Manager
7 3 (7.32%) IT Risk Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Audit Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Designer
8 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.44%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) BYOD
2 6 (14.63%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (14.63%) Internet of Things
3 3 (7.32%) CESG
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) SCADA
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.44%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Information Security
2 13 (31.71%) Information Assurance
3 12 (29.27%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (29.27%) ITIL
4 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
5 9 (21.95%) SIEM
6 8 (19.51%) Data Protection
7 7 (17.07%) OWASP
7 7 (17.07%) Service Management
8 6 (14.63%) ITSM
8 6 (14.63%) Benchmarking
8 6 (14.63%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.20%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity Planning
10 4 (9.76%) Malware Analysis
10 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity
10 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
10 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) Java
1 1 (2.44%) Perl
1 1 (2.44%) PHP
1 1 (2.44%) Python
1 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) CISSP
2 14 (34.15%) CISA
3 12 (29.27%) CISM
4 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
5 8 (19.51%) Degree
6 5 (12.20%) GIAC
7 4 (9.76%) PCI QSA
7 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
7 4 (9.76%) CCNP
7 4 (9.76%) CCNA
7 4 (9.76%) CCDP
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (9.76%) CRISC
8 3 (7.32%) CIMA
8 3 (7.32%) GCIA
9 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
9 2 (4.88%) ACCA
9 2 (4.88%) SSCP
9 2 (4.88%) QiCA
10 1 (2.44%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (21.95%) PCI DSS
3 6 (14.63%) COBIT
4 1 (2.44%) QA
4 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Snort
2 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.44%) Nessus
2 1 (2.44%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Cisco
2 5 (12.20%) McAfee
3 4 (9.76%) Splunk
4 3 (7.32%) ArcSight
4 3 (7.32%) Juniper
5 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.88%) LogRhythm
5 2 (4.88%) FireEye
5 2 (4.88%) Sourcefire
5 2 (4.88%) Infoblox
6 1 (2.44%) Qualys
6 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.44%) Tripwire
6 1 (2.44%) Websense
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 23 days ago