Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 118 87
Rank change year-on-year 0 -31 +80
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 88 87 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.25% 2.28% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 2.48% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 55 56 89
Bristol median annual salary £47,000 £46,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.62% -22.92% +23.46%
10th Percentile £34,700 £35,750 £41,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £77,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

Cybersecurity is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,616 3,512 3,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 92.48% 92.03% 91.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,984 2,919 2,769
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Cybersecurity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Bristol

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Bristol.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Bristol

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 33 (37.50%) Java
1 33 (37.50%) Linux
2 32 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 26 (29.55%) Degree
3 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (28.41%) SC Cleared
5 24 (27.27%) Python
6 20 (22.73%) Red Hat
7 19 (21.59%) Windows
7 19 (21.59%) Computer Science
8 18 (20.45%) CentOS
9 16 (18.18%) Spring
9 16 (18.18%) DV Cleared
9 16 (18.18%) Docker
10 15 (17.05%) Software Engineering
10 15 (17.05%) Firewall
10 15 (17.05%) TCP/IP
11 14 (15.91%) Information Security
12 13 (14.77%) Management Information System
12 13 (14.77%) JSF
12 13 (14.77%) C
12 13 (14.77%) JUnit
12 13 (14.77%) EJB
12 13 (14.77%) DNS
12 13 (14.77%) JIRA
12 13 (14.77%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (14.77%) Confluence
12 13 (14.77%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (14.77%) Puppet
12 13 (14.77%) SIEM

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 13 (14.77%) Confluence
1 13 (14.77%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.77%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.05%) Firewall
1 15 (17.05%) TCP/IP
2 13 (14.77%) DNS
3 9 (10.23%) DHCP
4 8 (9.09%) SNMP
5 6 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (6.82%) Network Security
5 6 (6.82%) Sourcefire
6 5 (5.68%) OSPF
6 5 (5.68%) VPN
7 4 (4.55%) IPsec
7 4 (4.55%) tcpdump
7 4 (4.55%) Wireshark
8 3 (3.41%) SMTP
9 2 (2.27%) LAN
9 2 (2.27%) VLAN
10 1 (1.14%) HSRP
10 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.55%) MarkLogic
3 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (14.77%) JIRA
1 13 (14.77%) JUnit
2 12 (13.64%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.55%) Maven
5 2 (2.27%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.14%) RSpec
6 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
5 1 (1.14%) Law
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (19.32%) Developer
2 13 (14.77%) Applications Developer
2 13 (14.77%) Java Applications Developer
2 13 (14.77%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.50%) Consultant
4 10 (11.36%) Analyst
4 10 (11.36%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 10 (11.36%) Security Engineer
5 8 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 8 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 8 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 7 (7.95%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Network Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Security Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.18%) Spring
2 13 (14.77%) EJB
2 13 (14.77%) JSF
3 7 (7.95%) AngularJS
3 7 (7.95%) XML
4 5 (5.68%) CSS
4 5 (5.68%) HTML
5 4 (4.55%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.41%) .NET
6 3 (3.41%) Apache Flex
7 2 (2.27%) CSS3
7 2 (2.27%) HTML5
7 2 (2.27%) ModSecurity
7 2 (2.27%) Node.js
7 2 (2.27%) React
7 2 (2.27%) RESTful
7 2 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Computer Science
2 13 (14.77%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.95%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (4.55%) Cyberattack
4 4 (4.55%) User Experience
5 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.27%) Blog
6 2 (2.27%) CESG
6 2 (2.27%) PKI
6 2 (2.27%) Social Media
7 1 (1.14%) Clustering
7 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.50%) Linux
2 19 (21.59%) Windows
3 18 (20.45%) CentOS
4 11 (12.50%) Unix
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.14%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.05%) Software Engineering
3 14 (15.91%) Information Security
4 13 (14.77%) SIEM
5 12 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (11.36%) DevOps
7 8 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (7.95%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (7.95%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.82%) Business Development
9 6 (6.82%) Information Assurance
9 6 (6.82%) Information Management
9 6 (6.82%) ITIL
10 5 (5.68%) Data Management
10 5 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.68%) Malware Analysis
10 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.68%) Threat Detection
10 5 (5.68%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.50%) Java
2 24 (27.27%) Python
3 13 (14.77%) C
4 12 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.36%) PowerShell
6 9 (10.23%) Perl
7 7 (7.95%) Bash Shell
7 7 (7.95%) C++
8 6 (6.82%) C#
8 6 (6.82%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 26 (29.55%) Degree
3 25 (28.41%) SC Cleared
4 16 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 10 (11.36%) CESG Certified Professional
5 10 (11.36%) CISSP
6 6 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.82%) CISM
6 6 (6.82%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (5.68%) CCNP
8 4 (4.55%) JNCIS
9 3 (3.41%) CISA
10 2 (2.27%) CCNA
10 2 (2.27%) CEH
10 2 (2.27%) GIAC
11 1 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.14%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.14%) PMP
11 1 (1.14%) Postgraduate
11 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.82%) JSP 440
2 6 (6.82%) QA
3 4 (4.55%) GDPR
4 3 (3.41%) ISO 31000
4 3 (3.41%) ISO 9001
4 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (3.41%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.41%) RMADS
5 1 (1.14%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.14%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 16 (18.18%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (14.77%) Puppet
2 7 (7.95%) Nessus
3 6 (6.82%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (3.41%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (3.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Red Hat
2 11 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 9 (10.23%) Cisco
3 9 (10.23%) McAfee
4 7 (7.95%) NetScout
4 7 (7.95%) NetWitness
5 5 (5.68%) Fortinet
5 5 (5.68%) Juniper
6 4 (4.55%) Splunk
7 3 (3.41%) FireEye
8 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.27%) VMware
9 1 (1.14%) Citrix
9 1 (1.14%) CyberArk
9 1 (1.14%) HP
9 1 (1.14%) SAP
9 1 (1.14%) Symantec
9 1 (1.14%) Veeam
9 1 (1.14%) WatchGuard