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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Practice Guide 13 (GPG 13)
Rank 916 952 969
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +17
Permanent jobs citing GPG13 17 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.005% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.048% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 17
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,400 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%

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
11555 12438 13434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.74% 11.36% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9225 9790 10445
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 June 2016 within the UK.

GPG13 Salary Histogram in the UK

GPG13
Top 11 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 June 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 +43 15 £63,750 +6.25% 5
South East +45 9 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Hampshire - 6 - - 1
Farnborough - 6 - - 1
Berkshire +11 3 £62,500 +4.16%
Maidenhead +2 3 £62,500 +4.16%
Luton - 3 - - 1
East of England - 3 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 3 - - 1
Bristol - 2 £60,000 -
South West - 2 £60,000 -

GPG13
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 21 (65.63%) SC Cleared
1 21 (65.63%) Security Cleared
1 21 (65.63%) SIEM
2 18 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (56.25%) CISSP
3 16 (50.00%) ArcSight
4 15 (46.88%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (46.88%) Mentoring
5 12 (37.50%) Intel Security
5 12 (37.50%) Information Security
6 11 (34.38%) Firewall
6 11 (34.38%) Protective Monitoring
7 10 (31.25%) QRadar
8 9 (28.13%) Windows
8 9 (28.13%) Linux
9 8 (25.00%) ITIL
9 8 (25.00%) Security Management
9 8 (25.00%) CISA
9 8 (25.00%) Sourcefire
9 8 (25.00%) Snort
10 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
10 7 (21.88%) Nessus
10 7 (21.88%) Workflow
10 7 (21.88%) FTP
10 7 (21.88%) HTTP
10 7 (21.88%) DNS
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco
10 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
10 7 (21.88%) Security Operations
10 7 (21.88%) RSA Archer

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 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) SaaS
2 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) DNS
2 7 (21.88%) FTP
2 7 (21.88%) HTTP
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.38%) NetScreen
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (3.13%) Internet
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Big Data
2 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Electronics
1 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Security Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) SIEM Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Operations Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Security Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) SOC Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 3 (9.38%) CISSP Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Incident Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) IT Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Incident Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Regular Expression
1 3 (9.38%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (3.13%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) CESG
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 6 (18.75%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) CentOS
2 6 (18.75%) Windows 2000
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) Unix
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) SIEM
2 15 (46.88%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (46.88%) Mentoring
3 12 (37.50%) Information Security
4 11 (34.38%) Protective Monitoring
5 8 (25.00%) ITIL
5 8 (25.00%) Security Management
6 7 (21.88%) Security Operations
6 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.88%) Workflow
7 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
7 6 (18.75%) Information Security Management
7 6 (18.75%) ISMS
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL V3
7 6 (18.75%) Performance Management
7 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.75%) Supplier Management
7 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (15.63%) Presales
9 4 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (65.63%) SC Cleared
1 21 (65.63%) Security Cleared
2 18 (56.25%) CISSP
3 8 (25.00%) CISA
4 6 (18.75%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (18.75%) SANS
5 5 (15.63%) CISM
6 4 (12.50%) GCIA
6 4 (12.50%) GCIH
7 3 (9.38%) MCITP
7 3 (9.38%) MCSE
7 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (6.25%) CCDP
8 2 (6.25%) CCIE
8 2 (6.25%) CCNP
8 2 (6.25%) CCSE
8 2 (6.25%) CEH
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (6.25%) GPEN
8 2 (6.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (18.75%) HMG Infosec
2 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Snort
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) QRadar
2 7 (21.88%) Nessus
2 7 (21.88%) RSA Archer
3 4 (12.50%) RSA enVision
4 3 (9.38%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (9.38%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (3.13%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (3.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 12 (37.50%) Intel Security
3 8 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco
5 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 6 (18.75%) VMware
6 5 (15.63%) Fortinet
6 5 (15.63%) LogRhythm
6 5 (15.63%) Splunk
6 5 (15.63%) Symantec
7 4 (12.50%) FireEye
7 4 (12.50%) Juniper
7 4 (12.50%) Palo Alto
8 3 (9.38%) Qualys
8 3 (9.38%) Rapid7
8 3 (9.38%) TippingPoint
9 2 (6.25%) AlienVault
9 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + £15k bonus & benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago