The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 55 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 44 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.33% 0.33% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 0.44% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 37 3 7
Average salary £50,000 £36,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,400 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £41,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
Cyber Security
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
821 685 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 80.81% 76.37% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 666 596 622
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,180 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Cyber Security
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Cyber Security
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
Gloucester - 20 £53,750 - 7
Cheltenham +3 13 £45,000 +25.00% 4
Cyber Security
South West

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 62 (47.33%) Linux
2 50 (38.17%) Security Cleared
3 49 (37.40%) Degree
4 48 (36.64%) Windows
5 42 (32.06%) Python
6 41 (31.30%) Aerospace
6 41 (31.30%) DV Cleared
7 36 (27.48%) SQL
8 35 (26.72%) Firewall
9 33 (25.19%) C++
10 32 (24.43%) Java
11 31 (23.66%) TCP/IP
12 29 (22.14%) Software Engineering
13 27 (20.61%) Internet
14 25 (19.08%) VMware
15 24 (18.32%) C
15 24 (18.32%) SC Cleared
16 22 (16.79%) Information Security
16 22 (16.79%) C#
17 21 (16.03%) Oracle
17 21 (16.03%) DNS
18 20 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
19 19 (14.50%) HTTP
19 19 (14.50%) Microsoft
20 18 (13.74%) VPN
20 18 (13.74%) MS Excel
20 18 (13.74%) Electronics
20 18 (13.74%) Penetration Testing
21 17 (12.98%) SMTP
22 16 (12.21%) MySQL

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 14 (10.69%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.29%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.29%) JBoss
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (13.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.76%) MS Project
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (26.72%) Firewall
2 31 (23.66%) TCP/IP
3 27 (20.61%) Internet
4 21 (16.03%) DNS
5 19 (14.50%) HTTP
6 18 (13.74%) VPN
7 17 (12.98%) SMTP
8 15 (11.45%) Network Security
9 12 (9.16%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (6.87%) DHCP
11 7 (5.34%) FTP
11 7 (5.34%) LDAP
11 7 (5.34%) SSL
11 7 (5.34%) Wireless
11 7 (5.34%) Telnet
12 5 (3.82%) SAN
13 3 (2.29%) Wireshark
13 3 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.29%) tcpdump
13 3 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.21%) MySQL
2 7 (5.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (4.58%) WinDbg
1 6 (4.58%) GDB
2 2 (1.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.53%) Maven
2 2 (1.53%) JIRA
2 2 (1.53%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.76%) GCC
General
1 41 (31.30%) Aerospace
2 18 (13.74%) Electronics
3 9 (6.87%) Finance
4 8 (6.11%) Military
5 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.05%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) Automotive
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 29 (22.14%) Analyst
2 23 (17.56%) Consultant
2 23 (17.56%) Software Engineer
2 23 (17.56%) Developer
3 16 (12.21%) Security Analyst
3 16 (12.21%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 13 (9.92%) Software Developer
5 12 (9.16%) Graduate
5 12 (9.16%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 10 (7.63%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (7.63%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (6.87%) Network Engineer
7 9 (6.87%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 7 (5.34%) Principal Consultant
9 6 (4.58%) Security Specialist
9 6 (4.58%) Security Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Cyber Security Specialist
9 6 (4.58%) Lead Network Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) Security Consultant
11 4 (3.05%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.87%) HTML
2 8 (6.11%) REST
3 7 (5.34%) jQuery
3 7 (5.34%) HTML5
4 5 (3.82%) J2EE
4 5 (3.82%) CSS
5 4 (3.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (2.29%) STL
6 3 (2.29%) POSIX
6 3 (2.29%) CSS3
7 1 (0.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.82%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (3.82%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.05%) Open Source
3 4 (3.05%) CESG
4 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.53%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 62 (47.33%) Linux
2 48 (36.64%) Windows
3 10 (7.63%) Solaris
4 3 (2.29%) UNIX
5 2 (1.53%) AIX
6 1 (0.76%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.14%) Software Engineering
2 22 (16.79%) Information Security
3 18 (13.74%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (7.63%) Test Scripting
4 10 (7.63%) Test Automation
5 9 (6.87%) Computer Forensics
6 8 (6.11%) Information Assurance
7 7 (5.34%) Reverse Engineering
7 7 (5.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (5.34%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.34%) OO
8 5 (3.82%) Data Analysis
8 5 (3.82%) Security Architecture
8 5 (3.82%) Probability Theory
9 4 (3.05%) SIEM
9 4 (3.05%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (3.05%) Business Development
9 4 (3.05%) ITIL
10 3 (2.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 42 (32.06%) Python
2 36 (27.48%) SQL
3 33 (25.19%) C++
4 32 (24.43%) Java
5 24 (18.32%) C
6 22 (16.79%) C#
7 16 (12.21%) Perl
7 16 (12.21%) PowerShell
8 13 (9.92%) PHP
9 7 (5.34%) Ruby
10 5 (3.82%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.82%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.05%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.76%) Lua
13 1 (0.76%) VC++
Qualifications
1 50 (38.17%) Security Cleared
2 49 (37.40%) Degree
3 41 (31.30%) DV Cleared
4 24 (18.32%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.82%) Postgraduate
6 5 (3.82%) CCNP
6 5 (3.82%) CCNA
7 3 (2.29%) GIAC
7 3 (2.29%) VCP4
8 2 (1.53%) CEH
8 2 (1.53%) CISMP
8 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.53%) ISEB
8 2 (1.53%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) SLA
1 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.76%) QA
1 1 (0.76%) ARP4754
System Software
1 20 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.69%) Hyper-V
3 11 (8.40%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.29%) Snort
5 2 (1.53%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (19.08%) VMware
2 21 (16.03%) Oracle
3 19 (14.50%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.40%) Cisco
5 9 (6.87%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.58%) Juniper
7 3 (2.29%) NetIQ
7 3 (2.29%) Splunk
7 3 (2.29%) LogRhythm
8 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.53%) Citrix
9 1 (0.76%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.76%) Green Hills
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £29000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus very competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago