The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank 111 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.34% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Security Specialist
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1122 1030 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.64% 96.80% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 916 841 702
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Specialist
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Specialist within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 3 £57,500 - 2
Security Specialist
South West

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (100.00%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (85.71%) DV Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Reverse Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) C
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (57.14%) CEH
3 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Sun Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) DV Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) CEH
3 3 (42.86%) Sun Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago