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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank 90 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.99% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1071 1111 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.66% 97.20% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 751 877 750
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,950 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Security Specialist Salary Histogram 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 1 May 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 +6 10 £60,000 +33.33%
Security Specialist
South West

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (76.92%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 8 (61.54%) Axure RP
3 8 (61.54%) Node.js
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 8 (61.54%) Graphic Design
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) Adobe
3 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
3 8 (61.54%) User Experience
3 8 (61.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (61.54%) SDLC
4 5 (38.46%) Social Media
4 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 4 (30.77%) Web Design
5 4 (30.77%) UX Design
6 3 (23.08%) Information Security
7 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) C

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Axure RP
1 8 (61.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Graphic Design
1 8 (61.54%) User Experience
2 5 (38.46%) Social Media
3 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (30.77%) UX Design
3 4 (30.77%) Web Design
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 1 (7.69%) Content Development
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CEH
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Adobe
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago