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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Practice Guide 13 (GPG 13)
Rank 902 953 973
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +20
Permanent jobs citing GPG13 9 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.015% 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.078% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 12
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £46,250 £43,400
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £55,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -6.38%

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
11550 12494 13470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.76% 11.39% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9184 9816 10605
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 £29,425 £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 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 29 May 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 29 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
England +37 8 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Bristol - 3 £65,000 -
South West - 3 £65,000 -
South East +22 2 £62,500 +13.63% 2
East of England - 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1
Luton - 2 - - 1
Berkshire +14 1 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Maidenhead 0 1 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 - - 1

GPG13
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 20 (80.00%) SIEM
2 19 (76.00%) SC Cleared
2 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (64.00%) ArcSight
4 14 (56.00%) Mentoring
5 12 (48.00%) Intel Security
6 11 (44.00%) CISSP
7 10 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (36.00%) Protective Monitoring
8 9 (36.00%) Firewall
8 9 (36.00%) Security Management
8 9 (36.00%) Information Security
8 9 (36.00%) QRadar
9 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (32.00%) Sourcefire
10 7 (28.00%) Snort
10 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (28.00%) Nessus
10 7 (28.00%) Workflow
10 7 (28.00%) ITIL
10 7 (28.00%) Windows
10 7 (28.00%) Linux
10 7 (28.00%) FTP
10 7 (28.00%) HTTP
10 7 (28.00%) DNS
10 7 (28.00%) SANS
10 7 (28.00%) Security Operations
10 7 (28.00%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (28.00%) RSA Archer
11 6 (24.00%) Cisco

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 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) DNS
2 7 (28.00%) FTP
2 7 (28.00%) HTTP
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) NetScreen
4 2 (8.00%) VPN
4 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (16.00%) Electronics
1 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Security Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Security Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Operations Manager
3 5 (20.00%) SIEM Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) SOC Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Incident Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Principal Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Incident Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (4.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) CESG
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) CentOS
2 6 (24.00%) Windows 2000
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Unix
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) SIEM
2 14 (56.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (36.00%) Information Security
3 9 (36.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 9 (36.00%) Security Management
4 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (28.00%) ITIL
5 7 (28.00%) Security Operations
5 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (28.00%) Workflow
6 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
6 6 (24.00%) Information Security Management
6 6 (24.00%) ISMS
6 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (24.00%) Performance Management
6 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (24.00%) Supplier Management
6 6 (24.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (16.00%) ERP
8 3 (12.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) Python
1 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) CISSP
3 7 (28.00%) SANS
4 5 (20.00%) CISA
5 4 (16.00%) CISM
5 4 (16.00%) GCIA
5 4 (16.00%) GCIH
6 2 (8.00%) CCDP
6 2 (8.00%) CCIE
6 2 (8.00%) CCNP
6 2 (8.00%) CCSE
6 2 (8.00%) CEH
6 2 (8.00%) CEPT
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (8.00%) CPTE
6 2 (8.00%) CREST Certified
6 2 (8.00%) ECSA
6 2 (8.00%) GPEN
6 2 (8.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (24.00%) HMG Infosec
3 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Snort
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) QRadar
2 7 (28.00%) Nessus
2 7 (28.00%) RSA Archer
3 4 (16.00%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (12.00%) RSA enVision
4 3 (12.00%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (4.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (4.00%) Nmap
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) ArcSight
2 12 (48.00%) Intel Security
3 8 (32.00%) Sourcefire
4 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.00%) Fortinet
5 4 (16.00%) LogRhythm
5 4 (16.00%) Splunk
5 4 (16.00%) Symantec
6 3 (12.00%) FireEye
6 3 (12.00%) Juniper
6 3 (12.00%) Palo Alto
7 2 (8.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) Qualys
7 2 (8.00%) Rapid7
7 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.00%) TippingPoint
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bens, Bonus, Stock (Pre-IPO)
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + £15k bonus & benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 12 days ago