Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 22 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 -18 +55
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 147 215 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 9.53% 12.00% 23.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.47% 12.86% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 123 173 256
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £34,800 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £78,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,404 1,672 1,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.05% 93.30% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,147 1,366 1,203
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tewkesbury +5 30 £45,000 +15.38%
Gloucester -4 24 £55,000 +15.79% 6
Cheltenham -46 21 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Cirencester - 4 £50,000 - 1
Stroud - 2 £85,000 -
Cybersecurity
South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 89 (60.54%) Security Cleared
2 70 (47.62%) C
3 54 (36.73%) C++
3 54 (36.73%) Python
4 53 (36.05%) SC Cleared
5 48 (32.65%) Linux
6 47 (31.97%) Windows
7 37 (25.17%) DV Cleared
7 37 (25.17%) Software Engineering
8 35 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 34 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (21.09%) Finance
11 28 (19.05%) C#
12 26 (17.69%) Firewall
12 26 (17.69%) Test Automation
13 25 (17.01%) Information Assurance
13 25 (17.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 24 (16.33%) CISSP
14 24 (16.33%) Bash Shell
14 24 (16.33%) Data Encryption
14 24 (16.33%) Cyber Warfare
15 22 (14.97%) HTTP
15 22 (14.97%) Java
16 20 (13.61%) UML
16 20 (13.61%) Penetration Testing
17 19 (12.93%) Node.js
17 19 (12.93%) Collaborative Working
18 18 (12.24%) User Stories
18 18 (12.24%) GIAC
18 18 (12.24%) Information Security

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (4.08%) Apache Pig
2 3 (2.04%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.36%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.68%) JBoss
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.04%) Office 365
2 2 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 26 (17.69%) Firewall
3 22 (14.97%) HTTP
4 16 (10.88%) SNMP
5 14 (9.52%) DNS
6 13 (8.84%) SSL
7 11 (7.48%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (7.48%) Network Security
8 9 (6.12%) FCoE
9 8 (5.44%) Internet
10 6 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (3.40%) Ethernet
11 5 (3.40%) IPsec
11 5 (3.40%) IPv4
11 5 (3.40%) IPv6
11 5 (3.40%) SMTP
11 5 (3.40%) SSH
11 5 (3.40%) VLAN
12 3 (2.04%) Wireless
13 2 (1.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.84%) Big Data
2 8 (5.44%) Apache Hive
2 8 (5.44%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.76%) MySQL
4 6 (4.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.68%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.68%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 15 (10.20%) JIRA
2 14 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.80%) Selenium
4 9 (6.12%) Redmine
5 6 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (4.08%) Bitbucket
5 6 (4.08%) CodeSonar
5 6 (4.08%) git-flow
5 6 (4.08%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (4.08%) Robot Framework
6 3 (2.04%) Burp Suite
6 3 (2.04%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.04%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.68%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.68%) JMeter
7 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.68%) TestRail
7 1 (0.68%) Zephyr
General
1 31 (21.09%) Finance
2 14 (9.52%) Games
3 5 (3.40%) Banking
3 5 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.04%) Electronics
4 3 (2.04%) Legal
4 3 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (16.33%) Security Engineer
2 23 (15.65%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 21 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 19 (12.93%) Consultant
5 18 (12.24%) Linux Engineer
6 16 (10.88%) Analyst
7 13 (8.84%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (8.16%) Test Engineer
9 11 (7.48%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (6.80%) Embedded Engineer
10 10 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.80%) Security Consultant
10 10 (6.80%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 9 (6.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 9 (6.12%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (6.12%) Platform Engineer
11 9 (6.12%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 9 (6.12%) Windows Engineer
11 9 (6.12%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.93%) Node.js
2 15 (10.20%) STL
3 10 (6.80%) .NET
4 9 (6.12%) J2EE
4 9 (6.12%) Java EE
5 8 (5.44%) Yocto
6 7 (4.76%) Django
6 7 (4.76%) MFC
7 6 (4.08%) .NET Framework
7 6 (4.08%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.08%) HTML
7 6 (4.08%) LAMP
7 6 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (4.08%) REST
7 6 (4.08%) SOAP
7 6 (4.08%) Spring MVC
8 4 (2.72%) CSS
8 4 (2.72%) XML
9 3 (2.04%) OAuth
9 3 (2.04%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 24 (16.33%) Cyber Warfare
3 14 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (6.12%) Device Driver
5 6 (4.08%) VHDL
6 5 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.72%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.04%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.04%) PKI
9 2 (1.36%) CPLD
9 2 (1.36%) Cybercrime
9 2 (1.36%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.36%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.36%) iPhone
9 2 (1.36%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.36%) SCADA
9 2 (1.36%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 48 (32.65%) Linux
2 47 (31.97%) Windows
3 14 (9.52%) Android
4 12 (8.16%) Apple iOS
4 12 (8.16%) Unix
5 10 (6.80%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (4.08%) Mac OS X
6 6 (4.08%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.40%) Solaris
8 3 (2.04%) Kali Linux
9 2 (1.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.17%) Software Engineering
2 34 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (17.69%) Test Automation
4 25 (17.01%) Information Assurance
5 24 (16.33%) Data Encryption
6 20 (13.61%) Penetration Testing
6 20 (13.61%) UML
7 19 (12.93%) Collaborative Working
8 18 (12.24%) Information Security
8 18 (12.24%) User Stories
9 17 (11.56%) Mentoring
10 16 (10.88%) Test Strategy
11 15 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (10.20%) Reverse Engineering
12 14 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
12 14 (9.52%) SDLC
13 12 (8.16%) Coaching
13 12 (8.16%) SysML
14 10 (6.80%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
14 10 (6.80%) OO
Programming Languages
1 70 (47.62%) C
2 54 (36.73%) C++
2 54 (36.73%) Python
3 28 (19.05%) C#
4 24 (16.33%) Bash Shell
5 22 (14.97%) Java
6 17 (11.56%) JavaScript
7 11 (7.48%) Embedded C
8 10 (6.80%) PHP
9 9 (6.12%) Embedded C++
9 9 (6.12%) Korn
9 9 (6.12%) Objective-C
9 9 (6.12%) Perl
10 8 (5.44%) SQL
11 6 (4.08%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.40%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.72%) Tcl
14 3 (2.04%) Ruby
14 3 (2.04%) VB
15 1 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 89 (60.54%) Security Cleared
2 53 (36.05%) SC Cleared
3 37 (25.17%) DV Cleared
4 24 (16.33%) CISSP
5 18 (12.24%) GIAC
6 15 (10.20%) CCNA
6 15 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (10.20%) CompTIA Security+
6 15 (10.20%) Linux+ Certification
6 15 (10.20%) MCSE
6 15 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (10.20%) Network+ Certification
6 15 (10.20%) SANS
6 15 (10.20%) SSCP
7 10 (6.80%) Degree
8 4 (2.72%) CISMP
8 4 (2.72%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 2 (1.36%) APMP
9 2 (1.36%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (1.36%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.40%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (3.40%) GDPR
2 5 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.72%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 9 (6.12%) NFS
1 9 (6.12%) Samba
1 9 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
1 9 (6.12%) VMware NSX
2 8 (5.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.76%) Docker
4 6 (4.08%) vSphere
5 2 (1.36%) Snort
6 1 (0.68%) pfSense
6 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (10.20%) Puppet
2 9 (6.12%) Ansible
2 9 (6.12%) Nagios
2 9 (6.12%) vCenter Server
3 6 (4.08%) Salt
4 3 (2.04%) Nessus
4 3 (2.04%) Nmap
5 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (8.84%) EMC
2 12 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.80%) Cisco
3 10 (6.80%) VMware
4 9 (6.12%) NetApp
4 9 (6.12%) SolarWinds
5 4 (2.72%) Altera
5 4 (2.72%) Juniper
5 4 (2.72%) Mentor Graphics
5 4 (2.72%) Xilinx
6 3 (2.04%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.04%) HP
6 3 (2.04%) SAP
7 2 (1.36%) Avaya
7 2 (1.36%) Citrix
7 2 (1.36%) Sophos
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle
8 1 (0.68%) Splunk
8 1 (0.68%) Twitter