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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Good Practice Guide 13 (GPG 13)
UK / England
Rank 810 905 888
Rank change year-on-year +95 -17  
Permanent jobs citing GPG13 17 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.016% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.12% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 35
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £77,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -16.66% +26.31%  

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 9608 12687 12387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.21% 13.20% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7645 10116 9657
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GPG13 in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 23 March 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
West Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
South West +16 4 £50,000 -23.07%
East of England - 4 - -
South East +66 3 £33,000 -42.60%
London +78 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
GPG13
UK

GPG13
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 46 (67.65%) Penetration Testing
2 43 (63.24%) SIEM
3 38 (55.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (52.94%) CISSP
4 36 (52.94%) Security Cleared
4 36 (52.94%) Cybersecurity
5 31 (45.59%) Firewall
6 30 (44.12%) SC Cleared
6 30 (44.12%) Cyber Essentials
7 29 (42.65%) Information Security
8 28 (41.18%) Presales
9 27 (39.71%) QRadar
9 27 (39.71%) PCI DSS
10 25 (36.76%) Malware Analysis
11 22 (32.35%) Customer Requirements
11 22 (32.35%) Management Information System
11 22 (32.35%) CEH
12 21 (30.88%) Security Management
12 21 (30.88%) Risk Management
13 20 (29.41%) Information Security Management
13 20 (29.41%) CISM
13 20 (29.41%) IBM
13 20 (29.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 20 (29.41%) Information Assurance
14 19 (27.94%) Reverse Engineering
14 19 (27.94%) Malware Detection/Protection
15 18 (26.47%) Vulnerability Management
16 17 (25.00%) ArcSight
17 16 (23.53%) Data Centre
17 16 (23.53%) Data Protection

GPG13
Top Related 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 6 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.41%) Apache
2 3 (4.41%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (20.59%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.59%) Office 365
2 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (45.59%) Firewall
2 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (8.82%) Network Security
4 3 (4.41%) DNS
4 3 (4.41%) FTP
4 3 (4.41%) HTTP
4 3 (4.41%) NetScreen
5 2 (2.94%) Internet
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.47%) IPv4
6 1 (1.47%) IPv6
6 1 (1.47%) LAN
6 1 (1.47%) SAN
6 1 (1.47%) TACACS
6 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) Big Data
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Local Government
3 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Consultant
2 20 (29.41%) SIEM Consultant
3 14 (20.59%) Information Manager
4 11 (16.18%) Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) Security Manager
6 8 (11.76%) Architect
6 8 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (8.82%) ArcSight Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Information Assurance Manager
7 6 (8.82%) Principal Consultant
7 6 (8.82%) Security Consultant
7 6 (8.82%) Security Specialist
7 6 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 5 (7.35%) Principal Security Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Security Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 4 (5.88%) Senior Security Specialist
9 4 (5.88%) SIEM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) Regular Expression
2 6 (8.82%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (4.41%) PCRE
4 1 (1.47%) OAuth
4 1 (1.47%) OpenID
4 1 (1.47%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.47%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) Management Information System
2 16 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 14 (20.59%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (13.24%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (8.82%) PKI
6 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.41%) CESG
7 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.47%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Linux
2 13 (19.12%) Windows
3 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.29%) Unix
4 7 (10.29%) Windows 2000
4 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.82%) Solaris
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.94%) CentOS
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (67.65%) Penetration Testing
2 43 (63.24%) SIEM
3 36 (52.94%) Cybersecurity
4 29 (42.65%) Information Security
5 28 (41.18%) Presales
6 25 (36.76%) Malware Analysis
7 22 (32.35%) Customer Requirements
8 21 (30.88%) Risk Management
8 21 (30.88%) Security Management
9 20 (29.41%) Information Assurance
9 20 (29.41%) Information Security Management
9 20 (29.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 19 (27.94%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 19 (27.94%) Reverse Engineering
11 18 (26.47%) Vulnerability Management
12 16 (23.53%) Data Protection
13 15 (22.06%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (22.06%) Security Monitoring
14 14 (20.59%) Conceptual Models
14 14 (20.59%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) Python
2 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
2 6 (8.82%) Ruby
3 1 (1.47%) Lua
3 1 (1.47%) Perl
3 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (52.94%) CISSP
1 36 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 30 (44.12%) SC Cleared
3 22 (32.35%) CEH
4 20 (29.41%) CISM
5 14 (20.59%) CISMP
5 14 (20.59%) CRISC
6 13 (19.12%) DV Cleared
7 8 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (10.29%) CCDP
8 7 (10.29%) CCIE
8 7 (10.29%) CISA
8 7 (10.29%) Degree
9 6 (8.82%) CCNP
10 5 (7.35%) CCSE
11 4 (5.88%) CREST Certified
11 4 (5.88%) GCIH
12 3 (4.41%) CESG Certified Professional
12 3 (4.41%) OSCP
12 3 (4.41%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (55.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (44.12%) Cyber Essentials
3 27 (39.71%) PCI DSS
4 15 (22.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 14 (20.59%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 14 (20.59%) RMADS
6 1 (1.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.76%) Snort
3 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.41%) HDFS
5 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (39.71%) QRadar
2 6 (8.82%) ArcSight ESM
3 5 (7.35%) CSIRT
3 5 (7.35%) Kibana
3 5 (7.35%) logstash
3 5 (7.35%) RSA enVision
4 3 (4.41%) Fluentd
4 3 (4.41%) RSA Archer
5 2 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.47%) Nessus
6 1 (1.47%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) IBM
2 17 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 15 (22.06%) CheckPoint
3 15 (22.06%) Cisco
3 15 (22.06%) ServiceNow
3 15 (22.06%) Splunk
4 14 (20.59%) Palo Alto
4 14 (20.59%) Sourcefire
5 11 (16.18%) Juniper
6 9 (13.24%) LogRhythm
6 9 (13.24%) VMware
7 8 (11.76%) F5
7 8 (11.76%) FireEye
7 8 (11.76%) Intel Security
8 6 (8.82%) AlienVault
8 6 (8.82%) Crossbeam
8 6 (8.82%) Fortinet
8 6 (8.82%) Oracle
8 6 (8.82%) Sophos
8 6 (8.82%) TippingPoint
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