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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 38 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 17 34 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.49% 9.66% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.50% 11.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 0
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
309 284 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 81.53% 80.68% 71.76%
Number of salaries quoted 271 237 149
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £71,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (55.17%) C++
2 15 (51.72%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) Java
3 12 (41.38%) Computer Forensics
3 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
3 12 (41.38%) Linux
3 12 (41.38%) Python
3 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
4 10 (34.48%) Ruby
5 9 (31.03%) C
6 8 (27.59%) HTML
6 8 (27.59%) Assembly Language
6 8 (27.59%) jQuery
6 8 (27.59%) HTML5
6 8 (27.59%) REST
7 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) Aerospace
7 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Information Security
8 4 (13.79%) Games
8 4 (13.79%) Firewall
8 4 (13.79%) DNS
8 4 (13.79%) OO
8 4 (13.79%) Windows
8 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
9 3 (10.34%) Malware Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) Degree
9 3 (10.34%) Perl
9 3 (10.34%) PHP

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) DNS
3 3 (10.34%) SSL
3 3 (10.34%) SMTP
3 3 (10.34%) HTTP
3 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.90%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) DHCP
4 2 (6.90%) LDAP
5 1 (3.45%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security
5 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.45%) FTP
5 1 (3.45%) Telnet
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) GCC
General
1 5 (17.24%) Aerospace
2 4 (13.79%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Avionics
3 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Software Engineer
2 12 (41.38%) Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Security Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Cyber Security Specialist
6 3 (10.34%) Trainer
6 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Security Specialist
6 3 (10.34%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Incident Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) HTML
1 8 (27.59%) jQuery
1 8 (27.59%) HTML5
1 8 (27.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Computer Forensics
1 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (17.24%) Information Security
3 4 (13.79%) OO
4 3 (10.34%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) OWASP
6 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) SIEM
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) UML
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) C++
2 15 (51.72%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) Java
3 12 (41.38%) Python
4 10 (34.48%) Ruby
5 9 (31.03%) C
6 8 (27.59%) Assembly Language
7 3 (10.34%) Perl
7 3 (10.34%) PHP
7 3 (10.34%) SQL
8 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
1 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) CISSP
3 3 (10.34%) CISMP
3 3 (10.34%) CEH
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ARP4754
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Postfix
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
2 1 (3.45%) Firmware
2 1 (3.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) VMware
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Green Hills
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.45%) Juniper
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