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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 42 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 13 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.19% 1.06% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 1.27% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,200 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
Cyber Security
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
335 237 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 82.31% 83.75% 74.55%
Number of salaries quoted 277 203 150
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Cyber Security
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
2 15 (42.86%) C++
3 14 (40.00%) Linux
4 12 (34.29%) C#
5 11 (31.43%) Java
6 10 (28.57%) DV Cleared
6 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
7 9 (25.71%) Information Security
8 8 (22.86%) Aerospace
8 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 8 (22.86%) C
8 8 (22.86%) Network Security
8 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
9 7 (20.00%) Degree
9 7 (20.00%) OO
9 7 (20.00%) VMware
9 7 (20.00%) Firewall
10 6 (17.14%) Telnet
10 6 (17.14%) Python
10 6 (17.14%) LDAP
10 6 (17.14%) SMTP
10 6 (17.14%) DHCP
10 6 (17.14%) FTP
10 6 (17.14%) SSL
10 6 (17.14%) Information Assurance
11 5 (14.29%) Probability Theory
11 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
11 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
2 8 (22.86%) Network Security
3 7 (20.00%) Firewall
4 6 (17.14%) Telnet
4 6 (17.14%) SSL
4 6 (17.14%) LDAP
4 6 (17.14%) SMTP
4 6 (17.14%) DHCP
4 6 (17.14%) FTP
5 5 (14.29%) HTTP
5 5 (14.29%) DNS
6 3 (8.57%) Wireless
7 2 (5.71%) Internet
7 2 (5.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) WinDbg
1 2 (5.71%) GDB
2 1 (2.86%) GCC
General
1 8 (22.86%) Aerospace
2 3 (8.57%) Military
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Avionics
4 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Software Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Security Specialist
2 6 (17.14%) Cyber Security Specialist
3 5 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Graduate
5 3 (8.57%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Trainer
6 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
1 4 (11.43%) jQuery
1 4 (11.43%) HTML5
1 4 (11.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
2 9 (25.71%) Information Security
3 7 (20.00%) OO
4 6 (17.14%) Information Assurance
5 5 (14.29%) Probability Theory
5 5 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
5 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (5.71%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.86%) SIEM
8 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.86%) UML
8 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) C++
2 12 (34.29%) C#
3 11 (31.43%) Java
4 8 (22.86%) C
5 6 (17.14%) Python
6 4 (11.43%) Assembly Language
6 4 (11.43%) Ruby
7 3 (8.57%) SQL
8 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.71%) Perl
9 1 (2.86%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.00%) Degree
4 5 (14.29%) Postgraduate
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.71%) CEH
6 2 (5.71%) CISMP
6 2 (5.71%) CCNP
6 2 (5.71%) CCNA
6 2 (5.71%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ARP4754
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) VMware
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco
2 5 (14.29%) Juniper
2 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Green Hills
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £29000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago