The table below looks at the statistics for GPG13 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPG13 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Practice Guide 13 (GPG 13)
Rank 891 875 895
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing GPG13 14 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.037% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.33% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 17
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £70,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
GPG13
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11529 10814 10626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.13% 11.05% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9266 8511 8247
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

GPG13
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GPG13 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GPG13 Jobs Demand Trend in England

GPG13
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPG13 across the England region.

GPG13 Salary Trend in England

GPG13
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPG13 across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

GPG13 Salary Histogram in England

GPG13
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPG13 within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 10 £65,000 - 1
South East -18 3 £57,500 - 1
London -1 1 - -
GPG13
UK

GPG13
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing GPG13 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 GPG13.

1 30 (96.77%) Security Cleared
2 28 (90.32%) SC Cleared
3 19 (61.29%) SIEM
4 17 (54.84%) ArcSight
4 17 (54.84%) Intel Security
5 16 (51.61%) Security Operations
6 15 (48.39%) CISSP
7 13 (41.94%) Security Management
8 11 (35.48%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (35.48%) SANS
9 10 (32.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (32.26%) Sourcefire
9 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
10 9 (29.03%) McAfee ePO
10 9 (29.03%) SaaS
10 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
11 7 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (22.58%) Information Security
12 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
12 6 (19.35%) Workflow
12 6 (19.35%) FTP
12 6 (19.35%) HTTP
12 6 (19.35%) Internet
12 6 (19.35%) Windows
12 6 (19.35%) Linux
12 6 (19.35%) DNS
12 6 (19.35%) Protective Monitoring
12 6 (19.35%) Open Source
12 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
12 6 (19.35%) QRadar

GPG13
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing GPG13 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 GPG13. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) SaaS
2 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (16.13%) IaaS
2 5 (16.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) DNS
1 6 (19.35%) FTP
1 6 (19.35%) HTTP
1 6 (19.35%) Internet
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
3 4 (12.90%) Network Security
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Aerospace
2 5 (16.13%) Legal
2 5 (16.13%) Military
3 4 (12.90%) Electronics
3 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Security Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Security Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) SOC Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) SIEM Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Operations Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Principal Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Principal Security Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Security Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) SOC Manager
7 2 (6.45%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Velocity
2 1 (3.23%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (16.13%) CESG
2 5 (16.13%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (16.13%) W3C
3 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) CentOS
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 2000
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) SIEM
2 16 (51.61%) Security Operations
3 13 (41.94%) Security Management
4 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
5 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
6 7 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (22.58%) Information Security
7 6 (19.35%) Open Source
7 6 (19.35%) Protective Monitoring
7 6 (19.35%) Workflow
8 5 (16.13%) Change Management
8 5 (16.13%) ETL
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL
8 5 (16.13%) Network Architecture
8 5 (16.13%) OO
8 5 (16.13%) OOP
8 5 (16.13%) OWASP
8 5 (16.13%) Security Architecture
8 5 (16.13%) SOA
8 5 (16.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.23%) Python
1 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (96.77%) Security Cleared
2 28 (90.32%) SC Cleared
3 15 (48.39%) CISSP
4 11 (35.48%) SANS
5 3 (9.68%) CCSE
5 3 (9.68%) CISA
5 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (6.45%) CCNA
6 2 (6.45%) CCNP
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.45%) CISM
6 2 (6.45%) GCIA
6 2 (6.45%) GCIH
7 1 (3.23%) MCITP
7 1 (3.23%) MCSE
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
3 5 (16.13%) ISO22301
3 5 (16.13%) JSP 440
3 5 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (12.90%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Snort
3 2 (6.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (19.35%) QRadar
3 3 (9.68%) Nessus
4 2 (6.45%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (3.23%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (3.23%) Nmap
5 1 (3.23%) RSA enVision
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) ArcSight
1 17 (54.84%) Intel Security
2 10 (32.26%) Sourcefire
3 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 4 (12.90%) Symantec
5 3 (9.68%) FireEye
5 3 (9.68%) Juniper
5 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.45%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) LogLogic
7 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.23%) Splunk
7 1 (3.23%) Trend Micro
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