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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 41 30 45
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 6 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.08% 3.68% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 4.38% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £22,500 £36,000 £28,299
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +27.21%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
207 160 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 71.88% 84.21% 69.91%
Number of salaries quoted 176 145 220
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 2014.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 15 (75.00%) C
1 15 (75.00%) C++
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 13 (65.00%) HTTP
4 12 (60.00%) BT
4 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (60.00%) Java
4 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 12 (60.00%) J2EE
4 12 (60.00%) WebLogic
4 12 (60.00%) EJB
4 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (60.00%) Network Security
4 12 (60.00%) Spring
4 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (60.00%) Web Development
4 12 (60.00%) Android
4 12 (60.00%) iPhone
4 12 (60.00%) Information Assurance
4 12 (60.00%) Qt
4 12 (60.00%) Mobile App
4 12 (60.00%) Android Development
4 12 (60.00%) iOS Development
5 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (15.00%) VMware

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 12 (60.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) HTTP
2 12 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (15.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) SMTP
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) WinDbg
1 3 (15.00%) GDB
General
1 3 (15.00%) Military
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Development Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Development Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Graduate
3 2 (10.00%) Telemarketing Executive
3 2 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 12 (60.00%) J2EE
1 12 (60.00%) EJB
1 12 (60.00%) Spring
1 12 (60.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (60.00%) iPhone
2 12 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Android
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (60.00%) Web Development
1 12 (60.00%) Information Assurance
1 12 (60.00%) Android Development
1 12 (60.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security
2 3 (15.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 2 (10.00%) Telemarketing
3 2 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) Market Research
3 2 (10.00%) B2B
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C
1 15 (75.00%) C++
2 12 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) BT
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) VMware