The table below looks at the statistics for GPG13 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPG13 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Practice Guide 13 (GPG 13)
Rank 866 943 948
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +5
Permanent jobs citing GPG13 44 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.021% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.38% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 20
Median salary £65,000 £49,625 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.98% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £49,250 £55,500
% change year-on-year
+31.97% -11.26%

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11604 12701 12860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.18% 11.60% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9130 10122 9948
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

GPG13
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing GPG13 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GPG13 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GPG13
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPG13 within the UK.

GPG13 Salary Trend in the UK

GPG13
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPG13 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 within the UK.

GPG13 Salary Histogram in the UK

GPG13
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPG13 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +63 36 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Birmingham - 18 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 18 £55,000 - 1
South East +36 8 £37,500 -22.48%
Hampshire +7 8 £37,500 -21.05%
Farnborough - 7 - -
East of England - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
London +58 3 £85,000 +13.33%
Aldershot -10 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Manchester - 1 £60,000 -
North West - 1 £60,000 -

GPG13
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing GPG13 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GPG13.

1 43 (70.49%) CISSP
1 43 (70.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (59.02%) SIEM
2 36 (59.02%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (55.74%) Presales
4 29 (47.54%) Firewall
5 28 (45.90%) PCI DSS
6 25 (40.98%) Security Cleared
7 23 (37.70%) SC Cleared
8 22 (36.07%) Information Security
9 20 (32.79%) Penetration Testing
9 20 (32.79%) Mentoring
10 19 (31.15%) CISA
11 18 (29.51%) QRadar
11 18 (29.51%) Threat Detection
12 17 (27.87%) CISM
13 15 (24.59%) Sourcefire
14 14 (22.95%) Security Management
14 14 (22.95%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (22.95%) Cisco
14 14 (22.95%) IBM
14 14 (22.95%) CCIE
14 14 (22.95%) CCDP
14 14 (22.95%) CheckPoint
14 14 (22.95%) Malware Analysis
14 14 (22.95%) Big Data
15 13 (21.31%) Server Hardening
15 13 (21.31%) Security Auditing
15 13 (21.31%) Virtual Environments
15 13 (21.31%) Data Loss Prevention

GPG13
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (8.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 29 (47.54%) Firewall
2 10 (16.39%) Network Security
3 9 (14.75%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (8.20%) NetScreen
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (1.64%) DNS
5 1 (1.64%) FTP
5 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) Big Data
2 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.64%) Finance
1 1 (1.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Consultant
2 23 (37.70%) Architect
3 14 (22.95%) Security Consultant
4 12 (19.67%) Network Consultant
4 12 (19.67%) Network Security Consultant
4 12 (19.67%) SIEM Consultant
5 11 (18.03%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 11 (18.03%) Security Architect
6 9 (14.75%) CISSP Architect
6 9 (14.75%) Principal Consultant
6 9 (14.75%) Principal Security Consultant
7 8 (13.11%) Security Engineer
7 8 (13.11%) Security Specialist
8 7 (11.48%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 7 (11.48%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 7 (11.48%) Senior Security Specialist
9 5 (8.20%) CISSP Consultant
9 5 (8.20%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 5 (8.20%) Network Security Architect
9 5 (8.20%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) Regular Expression
2 3 (4.92%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (3.28%) ELK Stack
3 2 (3.28%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) CESG
1 13 (21.31%) PKI
2 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Linux
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Unix
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.64%) CentOS
3 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) Cybersecurity
1 36 (59.02%) SIEM
2 34 (55.74%) Presales
3 22 (36.07%) Information Security
4 20 (32.79%) Mentoring
4 20 (32.79%) Penetration Testing
5 18 (29.51%) Threat Detection
6 14 (22.95%) Malware Analysis
6 14 (22.95%) Security Management
7 13 (21.31%) Data Loss Prevention
7 13 (21.31%) Information Security Management
7 13 (21.31%) Security Auditing
7 13 (21.31%) Server Hardening
7 13 (21.31%) Virtual Environments
8 12 (19.67%) Identity Access Management
8 12 (19.67%) ITIL
8 12 (19.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 12 (19.67%) Protective Monitoring
8 12 (19.67%) Reverse Engineering
8 12 (19.67%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.28%) Python
2 2 (3.28%) Ruby
3 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (70.49%) CISSP
2 25 (40.98%) Security Cleared
3 23 (37.70%) SC Cleared
4 19 (31.15%) CISA
5 17 (27.87%) CISM
6 14 (22.95%) CCDP
6 14 (22.95%) CCIE
6 14 (22.95%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (21.31%) CESG Certified Professional
8 9 (14.75%) CCNP
8 9 (14.75%) CCSE
9 8 (13.11%) DV Cleared
9 8 (13.11%) MCSE
9 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (11.48%) CEH
11 5 (8.20%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (8.20%) ISACA
11 5 (8.20%) RHCA
11 5 (8.20%) Security+ Certification
12 3 (4.92%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (70.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (45.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.64%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Snort
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) QRadar
2 5 (8.20%) RSA enVision
3 4 (6.56%) Nessus
4 2 (3.28%) Kibana
4 2 (3.28%) logstash
4 2 (3.28%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.64%) RSA Archer
5 1 (1.64%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Sourcefire
2 14 (22.95%) CheckPoint
2 14 (22.95%) Cisco
2 14 (22.95%) IBM
3 8 (13.11%) ArcSight
3 8 (13.11%) Intel Security
4 7 (11.48%) Juniper
5 6 (9.84%) FireEye
5 6 (9.84%) LogRhythm
5 6 (9.84%) Palo Alto
5 6 (9.84%) Splunk
6 5 (8.20%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.20%) TippingPoint
7 4 (6.56%) Symantec
8 3 (4.92%) AlienVault
8 3 (4.92%) Qualys
8 3 (4.92%) Rapid7
9 2 (3.28%) Computacenter
9 2 (3.28%) ForgeRock
9 2 (3.28%) NetIQ
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