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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 42 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 18 34 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.39% 9.91% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 11.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 0
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -5.64%
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
330 285 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 80.49% 83.09% 71.31%
Number of salaries quoted 271 242 167
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 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 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 17 (53.13%) C++
3 16 (50.00%) C#
3 16 (50.00%) Java
4 12 (37.50%) Python
5 11 (34.38%) Linux
5 11 (34.38%) Computer Forensics
6 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 10 (31.25%) Ruby
7 9 (28.13%) C
8 8 (25.00%) HTML
8 8 (25.00%) Assembly Language
8 8 (25.00%) jQuery
8 8 (25.00%) HTML5
8 8 (25.00%) REST
9 6 (18.75%) OO
9 6 (18.75%) Aerospace
10 5 (15.63%) Information Assurance
11 4 (12.50%) Network Security
11 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
11 4 (12.50%) Probability Theory
11 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
11 4 (12.50%) Information Security
11 4 (12.50%) Postgraduate
11 4 (12.50%) Perl
12 3 (9.38%) SQL
12 3 (9.38%) Windows
12 3 (9.38%) Games
12 3 (9.38%) Firewall
12 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.50%) Network Security
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.25%) HTTP
4 2 (6.25%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) DNS
4 2 (6.25%) SSL
4 2 (6.25%) Internet
4 2 (6.25%) LDAP
5 1 (3.13%) SMTP
5 1 (3.13%) DHCP
5 1 (3.13%) FTP
5 1 (3.13%) Telnet
5 1 (3.13%) Wireless
5 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.13%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) GCC
General
1 6 (18.75%) Aerospace
2 3 (9.38%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Military
3 1 (3.13%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Software Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Security Specialist
4 5 (15.63%) Cyber Security Specialist
5 4 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Trainer
8 1 (3.13%) Graduate
8 1 (3.13%) Tester
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) HTML
1 8 (25.00%) jQuery
1 8 (25.00%) HTML5
1 8 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 11 (34.38%) Computer Forensics
3 6 (18.75%) OO
4 5 (15.63%) Information Assurance
5 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Probability Theory
5 4 (12.50%) Information Security
6 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) UML
8 1 (3.13%) OWASP
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) C++
2 16 (50.00%) C#
2 16 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) Python
4 10 (31.25%) Ruby
5 9 (28.13%) C
6 8 (25.00%) Assembly Language
7 4 (12.50%) Perl
8 3 (9.38%) SQL
9 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 2 (6.25%) PHP
10 1 (3.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Postgraduate
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) CISMP
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) CEH
3 2 (6.25%) CISSP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ARP4754
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
1 1 (3.13%) Snort
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Juniper
2 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
2 1 (3.13%) VMware
2 1 (3.13%) Green Hills
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