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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 36 66 60
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 56 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.62% 1.89% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.21% 2.45% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47 15 34
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +35.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
777 613 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 78.01% 77.11% 74.76%
Number of salaries quoted 662 527 682
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014. 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
Cheltenham +2 17 £36,250 +0.69% 8
Gloucester +12 12 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Cirencester - 4 £40,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
Cyber Security
South West

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 44 (59.46%) Linux
2 25 (33.78%) Windows
2 25 (33.78%) Degree
2 25 (33.78%) Security Cleared
3 21 (28.38%) C++
4 20 (27.03%) C
5 19 (25.68%) Java
5 19 (25.68%) Python
5 19 (25.68%) Firewall
5 19 (25.68%) Aerospace
6 18 (24.32%) TCP/IP
7 16 (21.62%) DV Cleared
8 15 (20.27%) VMware
9 14 (18.92%) DNS
9 14 (18.92%) HTTP
9 14 (18.92%) SQL
9 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
10 13 (17.57%) Internet
10 13 (17.57%) SMTP
10 13 (17.57%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
11 12 (16.22%) Reverse Engineering
11 12 (16.22%) PHP
12 11 (14.86%) Network Security
12 11 (14.86%) Information Security
13 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
13 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (13.51%) Electronics
13 10 (13.51%) C#
14 9 (12.16%) MS Excel

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) Firewall
2 18 (24.32%) TCP/IP
3 14 (18.92%) DNS
3 14 (18.92%) HTTP
4 13 (17.57%) SMTP
4 13 (17.57%) Internet
5 11 (14.86%) Network Security
6 8 (10.81%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (9.46%) Wireless
8 5 (6.76%) Telnet
8 5 (6.76%) DHCP
8 5 (6.76%) FTP
8 5 (6.76%) LDAP
8 5 (6.76%) SSL
9 4 (5.41%) VPN
10 2 (2.70%) SAN
10 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.70%) tcpdump
10 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) WinDbg
1 8 (10.81%) GDB
2 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (25.68%) Aerospace
2 10 (13.51%) Electronics
3 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.11%) Military
4 2 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Finance
5 1 (1.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Analyst
2 12 (16.22%) Developer
3 11 (14.86%) Security Analyst
4 10 (13.51%) Software Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Graduate
5 8 (10.81%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) Network Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 4 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 4 (5.41%) Programmer
9 4 (5.41%) Lead Network Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Network Security Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Security Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) C++ Developer
11 2 (2.70%) PHP Developer
11 2 (2.70%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) HTML
2 4 (5.41%) LAMP
3 3 (4.05%) REST
4 2 (2.70%) POSIX
4 2 (2.70%) jQuery
4 2 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (1.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.11%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.76%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 44 (59.46%) Linux
2 25 (33.78%) Windows
3 8 (10.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
2 12 (16.22%) Reverse Engineering
3 11 (14.86%) Information Security
4 8 (10.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
6 5 (6.76%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (5.41%) Web Development
8 3 (4.05%) OO
8 3 (4.05%) Computer Forensics
8 3 (4.05%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (4.05%) Information Assurance
8 3 (4.05%) SIEM
9 2 (2.70%) Static Code Analysis
9 2 (2.70%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (2.70%) Network Architecture
9 2 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.70%) Load Testing
9 2 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.38%) C++
2 20 (27.03%) C
3 19 (25.68%) Java
3 19 (25.68%) Python
4 14 (18.92%) SQL
5 12 (16.22%) PHP
6 10 (13.51%) C#
7 6 (8.11%) Perl
8 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.41%) Ruby
10 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.70%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (33.78%) Degree
1 25 (33.78%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.62%) DV Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.41%) CCNA
6 3 (4.05%) CCNP
7 2 (2.70%) ISEB
7 2 (2.70%) GIAC
7 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.70%) Snort
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 15 (20.27%) VMware
2 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.11%) Cisco
3 6 (8.11%) CheckPoint
4 5 (6.76%) Zend
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle
5 4 (5.41%) Juniper
6 2 (2.70%) Coverity
6 2 (2.70%) Wind River
6 2 (2.70%) Splunk
6 2 (2.70%) LogRhythm
6 2 (2.70%) NetIQ
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
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DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum, Benefits: Plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
IRM Plc
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
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Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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