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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 33 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 22 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.95% 3.37% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 4.07% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 2
Average salary £47,500 £36,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
357 221 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 80.41% 82.77% 72.13%
Number of salaries quoted 293 197 197
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 £29,000 £27,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £62,500
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 28 November 2014.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
3 10 (37.04%) C++
4 9 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (29.63%) Network Security
5 8 (29.63%) Windows
5 8 (29.63%) Information Security
5 8 (29.63%) VMware
6 7 (25.93%) Firewall
6 7 (25.93%) C
6 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
6 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 6 (22.22%) SMTP
7 6 (22.22%) C#
8 5 (18.52%) Java
8 5 (18.52%) Postgraduate
8 5 (18.52%) Python
8 5 (18.52%) LDAP
8 5 (18.52%) DHCP
8 5 (18.52%) FTP
8 5 (18.52%) HTTP
8 5 (18.52%) DNS
8 5 (18.52%) SSL
8 5 (18.52%) Telnet
8 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
8 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Network Security
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
3 6 (22.22%) SMTP
4 5 (18.52%) DHCP
4 5 (18.52%) FTP
4 5 (18.52%) HTTP
4 5 (18.52%) DNS
4 5 (18.52%) SSL
4 5 (18.52%) LDAP
4 5 (18.52%) Telnet
5 4 (14.81%) Wireless
6 3 (11.11%) Internet
7 2 (7.41%) VPN
8 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) WinDbg
1 4 (14.81%) GDB
General
1 4 (14.81%) Aerospace
1 4 (14.81%) Military
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Graduate
2 4 (14.81%) Lead Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Cyber Security Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) IT Graduate
5 1 (3.70%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.70%) C Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior C Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) jQuery
1 2 (7.41%) HTML5
1 2 (7.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Algorithms
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
2 8 (29.63%) Information Security
3 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
3 5 (18.52%) Probability Theory
4 4 (14.81%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) Computer Forensics
6 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) SIEM
7 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C++
2 7 (25.93%) C
3 6 (22.22%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) Python
5 3 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Assembly Language
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby
6 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) Degree
3 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) Postgraduate
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.41%) CCNA
6 1 (3.70%) CCNP
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Juniper
2 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago