The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GPG13 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GPG13 over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Practice Guide 13 (GPG 13)
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 893 948
Rank change year-on-year +46 +55  
Permanent jobs citing GPG13 8 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.015% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.080% 0.12% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 7
Median salary £75,000 £63,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £63,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% +6.25%  

GPG13 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10060 12101 13199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.05% 13.06% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7652 9731 10482
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

GPG13
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing GPG13 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for GPG13 in England

GPG13
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPG13 in England.

Salary trend for GPG13 in England

GPG13
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPG13 within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
South East +40 5 - -
South West +8 1 - -
East of England -3 1 - - 1
GPG13
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for GPG13.

1 18 (72.00%) SIEM
2 16 (64.00%) CISSP
3 15 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
4 13 (52.00%) Firewall
5 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (44.00%) Windows
7 10 (40.00%) Information Security
7 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (40.00%) Regular Expression
7 10 (40.00%) Presales
8 9 (36.00%) Sourcefire
8 9 (36.00%) Cisco
8 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
9 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (32.00%) Linux
9 8 (32.00%) Python
9 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
9 8 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (32.00%) ArcSight
9 8 (32.00%) Analytics
9 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (28.00%) Splunk
10 7 (28.00%) LogRhythm
10 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
10 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server

GPG13
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (4.00%) DNS
5 1 (4.00%) FTP
5 1 (4.00%) HTTP
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) TACACS
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Consultant
2 11 (44.00%) Security Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) SIEM Consultant
4 7 (28.00%) Analyst
5 6 (24.00%) Principal Consultant
5 6 (24.00%) Professional Services Consultant
6 5 (20.00%) Principal Security Consultant
7 4 (16.00%) IT Consultant
7 4 (16.00%) IT Security Consultant
7 4 (16.00%) Linux Consultant
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Consultant
8 3 (12.00%) ArcSight Analyst
8 3 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (8.00%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (8.00%) SOC Analyst
10 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
10 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
10 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
10 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.00%) OAuth
2 1 (4.00%) OpenID
2 1 (4.00%) PCRE
2 1 (4.00%) SailPoint
2 1 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (24.00%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (12.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (8.00%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Solaris
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) SIEM
2 10 (40.00%) Information Security
2 10 (40.00%) Presales
3 8 (32.00%) Analytics
3 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (24.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (16.00%) ITIL
7 4 (16.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 4 (16.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
8 3 (12.00%) Change Control
8 3 (12.00%) Content Development
8 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (12.00%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (8.00%) Compliance Audit
9 2 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Python
2 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) CISSP
2 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) CCDP
5 6 (24.00%) CCIE
5 6 (24.00%) CCNA
5 6 (24.00%) CCNP
5 6 (24.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (24.00%) MCP
5 6 (24.00%) MCSE
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (24.00%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (24.00%) Security+ Certification
6 5 (20.00%) CCSE
7 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (12.00%) SANS
8 2 (8.00%) CEH
8 2 (8.00%) Degree
8 2 (8.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
4 4 (16.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (4.00%) COBIT
5 1 (4.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.00%) Snort
4 1 (4.00%) HDFS
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) QRadar
2 4 (16.00%) ArcSight ESM
3 2 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.00%) RSA enVision
4 1 (4.00%) CSIRT
4 1 (4.00%) Fluentd
4 1 (4.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (4.00%) Kibana
4 1 (4.00%) logstash
4 1 (4.00%) Nessus
4 1 (4.00%) RSA Archer
4 1 (4.00%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco
1 9 (36.00%) Sourcefire
2 8 (32.00%) ArcSight
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) LogRhythm
3 7 (28.00%) Splunk
4 6 (24.00%) Palo Alto
5 5 (20.00%) Computacenter
5 5 (20.00%) F5
5 5 (20.00%) IBM
5 5 (20.00%) Juniper
5 5 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (12.00%) Crossbeam
6 3 (12.00%) FireEye
6 3 (12.00%) McAfee
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.00%) Symantec
7 2 (8.00%) CyberArk
8 1 (4.00%) Rapid7
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