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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Practice Guide 13 (GPG 13)
Rank 900 973 962
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -11
Permanent jobs citing GPG13 27 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.010% 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% 0.087% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 17
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.04%

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
11717 12707 13171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.96% 11.54% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9288 9989 10232
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £46,723
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 27 July 2016 within the UK.

GPG13 Salary Histogram in the UK

GPG13
Top 14 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 27 July 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 +41 24 £58,750 +17.50% 2
South East +15 10 £62,500 +25.00%
Hampshire +4 7 - -
Farnborough - 7 - -
East of England - 7 - - 1
West Midlands - 4 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
Birmingham - 4 £55,000 -
Berkshire +8 3 £62,500 -16.66%
Maidenhead -3 3 £62,500 -16.66%
Luton - 3 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 - - 1
South West - 1 £65,000 - 1
Bristol - 1 £65,000 - 1

GPG13
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 26 (78.79%) CISSP
1 26 (78.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 18 (54.55%) Mentoring
4 17 (51.52%) SIEM
5 16 (48.48%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (48.48%) PCI DSS
6 15 (45.45%) Firewall
7 14 (42.42%) Presales
8 13 (39.39%) Information Security
9 12 (36.36%) CISA
9 12 (36.36%) CheckPoint
9 12 (36.36%) Cisco
10 10 (30.30%) Sourcefire
11 9 (27.27%) CISM
11 9 (27.27%) ITIL
11 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (27.27%) Big Data
11 9 (27.27%) Security Operations
12 8 (24.24%) Protective Monitoring
12 8 (24.24%) ArcSight
12 8 (24.24%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (21.21%) CCIE
13 7 (21.21%) CCNP
13 7 (21.21%) CCDP
13 7 (21.21%) Information Security Management
13 7 (21.21%) Security Management
13 7 (21.21%) CESG

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 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) Firewall
2 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (18.18%) Network Security
4 3 (9.09%) NetScreen
5 2 (6.06%) DNS
5 2 (6.06%) FTP
5 2 (6.06%) HTTP
5 2 (6.06%) LAN
5 2 (6.06%) VPN
5 2 (6.06%) WAN
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Big Data
2 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Principal Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Principal Security Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Security Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Network Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Network Security Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Security Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) CISSP Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Security Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Security Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) SIEM Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Regular Expression
1 3 (9.09%) ZeroMQ
2 2 (6.06%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) CESG
2 4 (12.12%) PKI
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Unix
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) CentOS
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Mentoring
2 17 (51.52%) SIEM
3 16 (48.48%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (42.42%) Presales
5 13 (39.39%) Information Security
6 9 (27.27%) ITIL
6 9 (27.27%) Security Operations
7 8 (24.24%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (24.24%) Protective Monitoring
8 7 (21.21%) Information Security Management
8 7 (21.21%) Security Management
8 7 (21.21%) Threat Detection
9 6 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (15.15%) Analytics
11 4 (12.12%) Data Loss Prevention
11 4 (12.12%) Security Auditing
11 4 (12.12%) Server Hardening
11 4 (12.12%) Virtual Environments
12 3 (9.09%) Content Development
12 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (78.79%) CISSP
2 21 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 12 (36.36%) CISA
4 9 (27.27%) CISM
5 7 (21.21%) CCDP
5 7 (21.21%) CCIE
5 7 (21.21%) CCNP
5 7 (21.21%) CCSE
5 7 (21.21%) CESG Certified Professional
5 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
7 3 (9.09%) GCIA
7 3 (9.09%) GCIH
7 3 (9.09%) MCITP
7 3 (9.09%) MCSE
7 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (9.09%) SANS
8 2 (6.06%) CPTE
8 2 (6.06%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (78.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (48.48%) PCI DSS
3 3 (9.09%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Snort
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Nessus
2 5 (15.15%) QRadar
3 3 (9.09%) RSA enVision
4 2 (6.06%) RSA Archer
5 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.03%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) CheckPoint
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco
2 10 (30.30%) Sourcefire
3 8 (24.24%) ArcSight
4 6 (18.18%) Intel Security
5 5 (15.15%) Fortinet
6 4 (12.12%) FireEye
6 4 (12.12%) Juniper
6 4 (12.12%) LogRhythm
6 4 (12.12%) Palo Alto
6 4 (12.12%) Splunk
6 4 (12.12%) Symantec
7 3 (9.09%) Qualys
7 3 (9.09%) Rapid7
7 3 (9.09%) TippingPoint
8 2 (6.06%) CA
8 2 (6.06%) Computacenter
8 2 (6.06%) IBM
8 2 (6.06%) NetIQ
8 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
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