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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 45 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 14 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.10% 1.52% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 1.94% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Average salary £50,000 £36,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
374 206 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 82.93% 78.03% 77.64%
Number of salaries quoted 312 171 165
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,500
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 30 January 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 12 (38.71%) C++
2 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
3 11 (35.48%) DV Cleared
3 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
4 10 (32.26%) Information Security
5 9 (29.03%) VMware
6 8 (25.81%) C
6 8 (25.81%) Windows
6 8 (25.81%) Network Security
7 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
7 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (22.58%) Degree
7 7 (22.58%) C#
7 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
7 7 (22.58%) Firewall
8 6 (19.35%) Telnet
8 6 (19.35%) LDAP
8 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
8 6 (19.35%) SMTP
8 6 (19.35%) DHCP
8 6 (19.35%) FTP
8 6 (19.35%) SSL
8 6 (19.35%) Java
9 5 (16.13%) OO
9 5 (16.13%) Postgraduate
9 5 (16.13%) Cisco
9 5 (16.13%) Juniper
9 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
9 5 (16.13%) HTTP

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Network Security
2 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
2 7 (22.58%) Firewall
3 6 (19.35%) Telnet
3 6 (19.35%) LDAP
3 6 (19.35%) SMTP
3 6 (19.35%) DHCP
3 6 (19.35%) FTP
3 6 (19.35%) SSL
4 5 (16.13%) HTTP
4 5 (16.13%) DNS
4 5 (16.13%) Wireless
5 2 (6.45%) Internet
5 2 (6.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) GDB
1 4 (12.90%) WinDbg
2 1 (3.23%) GCC
General
1 5 (16.13%) Aerospace
2 4 (12.90%) Military
3 2 (6.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Lead Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Cyber Security Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Security Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Graduate
4 3 (9.68%) Security Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) REST
1 2 (6.45%) HTML5
1 2 (6.45%) jQuery
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Algorithms
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
2 10 (32.26%) Information Security
3 5 (16.13%) OO
3 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) Information Assurance
3 5 (16.13%) Probability Theory
4 4 (12.90%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.45%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (3.23%) UML
6 1 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) SIEM
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) C++
2 8 (25.81%) C
3 7 (22.58%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) Python
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby
7 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.45%) Perl
7 2 (6.45%) Assembly Language
8 1 (3.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) DV Cleared
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) Degree
3 5 (16.13%) Postgraduate
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.45%) CCNP
5 2 (6.45%) CCNA
6 1 (3.23%) CISSP
6 1 (3.23%) CEH
6 1 (3.23%) CISMP
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) VMware
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco
2 5 (16.13%) Juniper
2 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Green Hills
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