Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 92 140
Rank change year-on-year -8 +48 +27
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 102 95 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.80% 2.93% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 3.21% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 79 58 41
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £67,500 £51,300
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.63% +31.58% -17.92%
10th Percentile £33,550 £37,625 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,400 £90,000 £77,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -

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 3,328 2,960 3,259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.38% 91.41% 90.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,742 2,434 2,866
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,825 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £66,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%

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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 37 (36.27%) SC Cleared
1 37 (36.27%) Security Cleared
2 32 (31.37%) Information Security
3 30 (29.41%) Linux
4 28 (27.45%) DNS
4 28 (27.45%) Windows
5 27 (26.47%) Python
6 26 (25.49%) SIEM
7 25 (24.51%) Unix
8 23 (22.55%) TCP/IP
8 23 (22.55%) Firewall
8 23 (22.55%) PowerShell
9 22 (21.57%) DHCP
10 20 (19.61%) ITIL
10 20 (19.61%) CISSP
11 19 (18.63%) TOGAF
12 18 (17.65%) Puppet
12 18 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (14.71%) Service Management
13 15 (14.71%) Finance
13 15 (14.71%) Perl
13 15 (14.71%) Software Engineering
13 15 (14.71%) Business Analysis
13 15 (14.71%) DevOps
14 14 (13.73%) Degree
15 13 (12.75%) ArcSight
15 13 (12.75%) Java
15 13 (12.75%) McAfee
15 13 (12.75%) Management Information System
16 11 (10.78%) C#

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 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.98%) Apache
2 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (27.45%) DNS
2 23 (22.55%) Firewall
2 23 (22.55%) TCP/IP
3 22 (21.57%) DHCP
4 8 (7.84%) Network Security
5 4 (3.92%) FTP
5 4 (3.92%) HTTP
5 4 (3.92%) Internet
6 3 (2.94%) VPN
7 2 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.96%) SAN
7 2 (1.96%) VLAN
8 1 (0.98%) LAN
8 1 (0.98%) LDAP
8 1 (0.98%) SMS
8 1 (0.98%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) Big Data
2 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (14.71%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Aerospace
2 8 (7.84%) Retail
3 3 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Automotive
4 1 (0.98%) Electronics
4 1 (0.98%) Legal
4 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.98%) Marketing
4 1 (0.98%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (22.55%) Systems Engineer
2 19 (18.63%) Architect
3 17 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Consultant
5 12 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) Security Consultant
7 10 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (8.82%) Analyst
8 9 (8.82%) Security Analyst
8 9 (8.82%) Technical Architect
9 8 (7.84%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 7 (6.86%) Developer
11 6 (5.88%) Network Systems Engineer
12 5 (4.90%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 5 (4.90%) JavaScript Developer
13 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 4 (3.92%) Network Engineer
13 4 (3.92%) Technical Solutions Architect
14 3 (2.94%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) .NET
2 5 (4.90%) CSS
2 5 (4.90%) HTML
3 4 (3.92%) CSS3
3 4 (3.92%) HTML5
3 4 (3.92%) Node.js
3 4 (3.92%) React
4 3 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.94%) jQuery
4 3 (2.94%) Redux
5 2 (1.96%) Immutable.js
6 1 (0.98%) JSON
6 1 (0.98%) REST
6 1 (0.98%) RESTful
6 1 (0.98%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.98%) Spring
6 1 (0.98%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.98%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.88%) Cyber Defence
4 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.90%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (3.92%) User Experience
6 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.96%) PKI
8 1 (0.98%) CESG
8 1 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.98%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.41%) Linux
2 28 (27.45%) Windows
3 25 (24.51%) Unix
4 3 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.98%) Android
6 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) Information Security
2 26 (25.49%) SIEM
3 20 (19.61%) ITIL
4 19 (18.63%) TOGAF
5 18 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (14.71%) Business Analysis
6 15 (14.71%) DevOps
6 15 (14.71%) Service Management
6 15 (14.71%) Software Engineering
7 11 (10.78%) Security Operations
7 11 (10.78%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (9.80%) Analytics
8 10 (9.80%) Zachman Framework
9 9 (8.82%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (8.82%) Risk Management
9 9 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (7.84%) Computer Forensics
10 8 (7.84%) Information Assurance
10 8 (7.84%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.47%) Python
2 23 (22.55%) PowerShell
3 15 (14.71%) Perl
4 13 (12.75%) Java
5 11 (10.78%) C#
6 10 (9.80%) Bash Shell
7 8 (7.84%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.94%) C++
10 2 (1.96%) C
10 2 (1.96%) ES6
10 2 (1.96%) Ruby
11 1 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (36.27%) SC Cleared
1 37 (36.27%) Security Cleared
2 20 (19.61%) CISSP
3 14 (13.73%) Degree
4 11 (10.78%) CISM
5 5 (4.90%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.94%) CISA
7 2 (1.96%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (1.96%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 2 (1.96%) SANS
8 1 (0.98%) CEH
8 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.98%) CRISC
8 1 (0.98%) GCIA
8 1 (0.98%) GSEC
8 1 (0.98%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (0.98%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.98%) Novell Certification
8 1 (0.98%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 7 (6.86%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.90%) GDPR
3 5 (4.90%) JSP 440
3 5 (4.90%) RMADS
4 4 (3.92%) GPG13
5 2 (1.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.98%) PMO
6 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (7.84%) Docker
2 6 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.92%) Snort
4 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (17.65%) Puppet
2 10 (9.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (7.84%) Nessus
4 6 (5.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (4.90%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (3.92%) ArcSight ESM
6 4 (3.92%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.92%) RSA Archer
6 4 (3.92%) RSA enVision
6 4 (3.92%) RSA Security Analytics
6 4 (3.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.98%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 1 (0.98%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) ArcSight
1 13 (12.75%) McAfee
2 11 (10.78%) Sourcefire
3 9 (8.82%) Cisco
4 8 (7.84%) Palo Alto
5 7 (6.86%) NetScout
5 7 (6.86%) NetWitness
6 6 (5.88%) Splunk
7 5 (4.90%) FireEye
7 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.92%) LogLogic
8 4 (3.92%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.92%) Symantec
8 4 (3.92%) Trend Micro
9 3 (2.94%) VMware
10 1 (0.98%) Dell
10 1 (0.98%) SonicWALL