Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 88 154
Rank change year-on-year -15 +66 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 106 98 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.79% 3.05% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 3.36% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 73 60 36
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.14% +40.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £35,750 £42,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £78,350 £90,000 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,600
% change year-on-year -10.00% +2.88% +2.32%

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 3487 2918 3417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.84% 90.93% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 2468 2945
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 45 (42.45%) Information Security
2 44 (41.51%) Security Cleared
3 39 (36.79%) SC Cleared
4 32 (30.19%) DNS
5 30 (28.30%) SIEM
6 29 (27.36%) Windows
6 29 (27.36%) Firewall
7 27 (25.47%) CISSP
8 24 (22.64%) Python
8 24 (22.64%) DHCP
9 23 (21.70%) Linux
10 21 (19.81%) Finance
11 20 (18.87%) Unix
11 20 (18.87%) ArcSight
11 20 (18.87%) PowerShell
12 19 (17.92%) TCP/IP
12 19 (17.92%) ITIL
13 18 (16.98%) Java
13 18 (16.98%) CISM
14 17 (16.04%) TOGAF
14 17 (16.04%) PCI DSS
14 17 (16.04%) Network Security
15 16 (15.09%) Degree
15 16 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (14.15%) Cisco
17 14 (13.21%) C#
17 14 (13.21%) Service Management
17 14 (13.21%) Technical Architecture
17 14 (13.21%) Puppet
17 14 (13.21%) Analytics

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 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.19%) DNS
2 29 (27.36%) Firewall
3 24 (22.64%) DHCP
4 19 (17.92%) TCP/IP
5 17 (16.04%) Network Security
6 12 (11.32%) VPN
7 7 (6.60%) Internet
7 7 (6.60%) LAN
7 7 (6.60%) Software-Defined Networking
7 7 (6.60%) WAN
8 6 (5.66%) FTP
8 6 (5.66%) HTTP
9 2 (1.89%) SAN
9 2 (1.89%) VLAN
10 1 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.66%) Big Data
2 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.89%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 21 (19.81%) Finance
2 9 (8.49%) Aerospace
3 7 (6.60%) Electronics
3 7 (6.60%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.60%) Retail
4 4 (3.77%) Marketing
4 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.83%) Military
6 1 (0.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (17.92%) Analyst
2 18 (16.98%) Systems Engineer
3 17 (16.04%) Architect
3 17 (16.04%) Consultant
3 17 (16.04%) Security Analyst
4 13 (12.26%) Security Consultant
4 13 (12.26%) Security Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) Technical Architect
6 10 (9.43%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 9 (8.49%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 8 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (6.60%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) SOC Manager
10 6 (5.66%) Information Analyst
10 6 (5.66%) Information Security Analyst
10 6 (5.66%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.72%) Developer
11 5 (4.72%) Security Manager
12 4 (3.77%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.60%) .NET
2 4 (3.77%) Node.js
3 3 (2.83%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.83%) CSS
3 3 (2.83%) CSS3
3 3 (2.83%) HTML
3 3 (2.83%) HTML5
3 3 (2.83%) jQuery
3 3 (2.83%) React
4 2 (1.89%) Immutable.js
4 2 (1.89%) Redux
5 1 (0.94%) J2EE
5 1 (0.94%) Java EE
5 1 (0.94%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.94%) Spring
5 1 (0.94%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.94%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.43%) Cyber Defence
3 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.66%) User Experience
5 4 (3.77%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.89%) CESG
7 2 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.36%) Windows
2 23 (21.70%) Linux
3 20 (18.87%) Unix
4 9 (8.49%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.83%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.94%) Android
8 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (42.45%) Information Security
2 30 (28.30%) SIEM
3 19 (17.92%) ITIL
4 17 (16.04%) TOGAF
5 16 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (13.21%) Analytics
6 14 (13.21%) Service Management
6 14 (13.21%) Technical Architecture
7 13 (12.26%) Business Analysis
8 12 (11.32%) Software Engineering
8 12 (11.32%) Zachman Framework
9 10 (9.43%) Customer Requirements
9 10 (9.43%) Ethical Hacking
9 10 (9.43%) Information Assurance
9 10 (9.43%) PRINCE2
9 10 (9.43%) Programme Management
9 10 (9.43%) Project Management
9 10 (9.43%) Test Management
10 9 (8.49%) Computer Forensics
10 9 (8.49%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.64%) Python
2 20 (18.87%) PowerShell
3 18 (16.98%) Java
4 14 (13.21%) C#
5 11 (10.38%) Perl
6 8 (7.55%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.60%) Shell Script
8 6 (5.66%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.77%) Ruby
10 3 (2.83%) C++
11 2 (1.89%) C
11 2 (1.89%) ES6
12 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 44 (41.51%) Security Cleared
2 39 (36.79%) SC Cleared
3 27 (25.47%) CISSP
4 18 (16.98%) CISM
5 16 (15.09%) Degree
6 10 (9.43%) CCNA
6 10 (9.43%) CCNP
6 10 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (9.43%) SSCP
7 8 (7.55%) DV Cleared
7 8 (7.55%) SANS
8 7 (6.60%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (6.60%) Novell Certification
8 7 (6.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (4.72%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (3.77%) GCIA
11 3 (2.83%) CCSA
11 3 (2.83%) MCITP
11 3 (2.83%) MCTS
11 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.04%) PCI DSS
2 11 (10.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 6 (5.66%) GPG13
5 5 (4.72%) RMADS
6 4 (3.77%) GDPR
6 4 (3.77%) JSP 440
7 2 (1.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.94%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (10.38%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.49%) Docker
2 9 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.60%) Snort
3 7 (6.60%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (6.60%) vSphere
4 2 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (13.21%) Puppet
2 11 (10.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (7.55%) Nessus
4 7 (6.60%) RSA enVision
5 6 (5.66%) ArcSight ESM
5 6 (5.66%) RSA Archer
5 6 (5.66%) RSA Security Analytics
5 6 (5.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (4.72%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (3.77%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.94%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 1 (0.94%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 1 (0.94%) EnCase
9 1 (0.94%) FTK
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) ArcSight
2 15 (14.15%) Cisco
3 13 (12.26%) McAfee
3 13 (12.26%) Sourcefire
4 11 (10.38%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.49%) VMware
6 8 (7.55%) LogRhythm
6 8 (7.55%) Palo Alto
7 7 (6.60%) Dell
7 7 (6.60%) NetScout
7 7 (6.60%) NetWitness
7 7 (6.60%) SonicWALL
8 6 (5.66%) LogLogic
8 6 (5.66%) Symantec
8 6 (5.66%) Trend Micro
9 4 (3.77%) SAP
9 4 (3.77%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.77%) Splunk
10 2 (1.89%) FireEye