Period
to 26 January 2020

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 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 14 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 +35 -36
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 203 184 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.40% 12.78% 6.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.32% 14.09% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 169 127 82
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -7.22%
10th Percentile £30,800 £35,000 £32,300
90th Percentile £68,800 £73,000 £68,625
South West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -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 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 1,524 1,306 1,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 93.10% 90.69% 91.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,172 953 1,083
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,050
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 26 January 2020.

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 26 January 2020. 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
Cheltenham -8 53 £57,055 +3.74% 16
Gloucester -26 38 £52,500 +5.00% 17
Tewkesbury -20 5 £33,000 -40.00% 5
Cirencester +8 3 £43,000 -21.82%
Cybersecurity
South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, 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 93 (45.81%) C
2 82 (40.39%) Security Cleared
3 67 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (31.03%) DV Cleared
5 62 (30.54%) Software Engineering
6 58 (28.57%) Python
7 55 (27.09%) Linux
8 49 (24.14%) Java
9 46 (22.66%) Node.js
10 44 (21.67%) C++
10 44 (21.67%) SC Cleared
11 43 (21.18%) Internet
12 41 (20.20%) OO
13 39 (19.21%) JavaScript
14 36 (17.73%) Degree
14 36 (17.73%) AngularJS
14 36 (17.73%) Docker
15 35 (17.24%) Test Automation
15 35 (17.24%) React
16 32 (15.76%) JIRA
16 32 (15.76%) Penetration Testing
16 32 (15.76%) Unix
17 30 (14.78%) Firewall
17 30 (14.78%) Scrum
17 30 (14.78%) Git (software)
18 28 (13.79%) TCP/IP
19 27 (13.30%) Analytics
20 26 (12.81%) Big Data
20 26 (12.81%) Problem-Solving
21 25 (12.32%) Windows

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 22 (10.84%) Apache Spark
2 15 (7.39%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (5.91%) IIS
4 9 (4.43%) JBoss
4 9 (4.43%) OpenStack
5 6 (2.96%) Confluence
6 3 (1.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (0.99%) Gephi
2 1 (0.49%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.88%) Azure
2 13 (6.40%) AWS
3 9 (4.43%) GCP
3 9 (4.43%) OpenShift
4 5 (2.46%) Office 365
5 2 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (21.18%) Internet
2 30 (14.78%) Firewall
3 28 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 17 (8.37%) DNS
5 15 (7.39%) Network Security
6 11 (5.42%) VPN
7 10 (4.93%) Ethernet
7 10 (4.93%) HTTP
7 10 (4.93%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (4.43%) HTTPS
8 9 (4.43%) Wireless
9 8 (3.94%) IPsec
10 7 (3.45%) SMTP
11 5 (2.46%) DHCP
11 5 (2.46%) SNMP
12 4 (1.97%) LAN
12 4 (1.97%) MPLS
12 4 (1.97%) WAN
13 3 (1.48%) SSL
14 2 (0.99%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.81%) Big Data
2 25 (12.32%) MongoDB
3 11 (5.42%) Apache Hive
4 9 (4.43%) Impala
5 5 (2.46%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.97%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.49%) MySQL
8 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (15.76%) JIRA
2 30 (14.78%) Git (software)
3 24 (11.82%) Bitbucket
3 24 (11.82%) git-flow
4 7 (3.45%) Bitbucket Server
4 7 (3.45%) Selenium
5 6 (2.96%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.96%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (2.46%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.99%) Gradle
7 2 (0.99%) JUnit
7 2 (0.99%) Mockito
8 1 (0.49%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.49%) Balsamiq
8 1 (0.49%) Grunt
8 1 (0.49%) gulp
8 1 (0.49%) JSHint
8 1 (0.49%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.49%) Robot Framework
General
1 24 (11.82%) Telecoms
2 15 (7.39%) Military
3 13 (6.40%) Finance
4 8 (3.94%) Electronics
4 8 (3.94%) Games
5 6 (2.96%) Law
5 6 (2.96%) Marketing
5 6 (2.96%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.48%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.49%) Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (18.23%) Software Engineer
2 32 (15.76%) Consultant
3 31 (15.27%) Analyst
4 29 (14.29%) Developer
5 26 (12.81%) Test Engineer
6 20 (9.85%) Integration Engineer
6 20 (9.85%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 18 (8.87%) Software Developer
8 16 (7.88%) Support Engineer
9 14 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 14 (6.90%) Security Analyst
10 12 (5.91%) Junior
10 12 (5.91%) Junior Analyst
10 12 (5.91%) Junior Security Analyst
11 10 (4.93%) Embedded Engineer
12 9 (4.43%) Applications Engineer
12 9 (4.43%) Applications Support
12 9 (4.43%) Applications Support Engineer
12 9 (4.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 9 (4.43%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (22.66%) Node.js
2 36 (17.73%) AngularJS
3 35 (17.24%) React
4 23 (11.33%) Spring
5 22 (10.84%) Kafka
6 20 (9.85%) .NET
7 18 (8.87%) Vue.js
8 17 (8.37%) CSS
8 17 (8.37%) HTML
9 12 (5.91%) REST
10 11 (5.42%) RESTful
11 10 (4.93%) ASP.NET
11 10 (4.93%) GraphQL
11 10 (4.93%) Hibernate
11 10 (4.93%) HTML5
11 10 (4.93%) J2EE
11 10 (4.93%) Spring MVC
12 9 (4.43%) Elastic Stack
12 9 (4.43%) Enzyme
12 9 (4.43%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.82%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (9.36%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 16 (7.88%) Cyberthreat
4 13 (6.40%) Cybercrime
5 12 (5.91%) Cyberattack
6 11 (5.42%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.45%) Analytical Mindset
8 7 (3.45%) PKI
9 6 (2.96%) Cyber Defence
9 6 (2.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (2.46%) ASIC
11 4 (1.97%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.97%) Raspberry Pi
11 4 (1.97%) User Experience
12 2 (0.99%) CESG
12 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.99%) Wiki
13 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 55 (27.09%) Linux
2 32 (15.76%) Unix
3 25 (12.32%) Windows
4 18 (8.87%) Android
5 17 (8.37%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.94%) Solaris
7 4 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.97%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.48%) CentOS
9 1 (0.49%) Fedora
9 1 (0.49%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (30.54%) Software Engineering
3 41 (20.20%) OO
4 35 (17.24%) Test Automation
5 32 (15.76%) Penetration Testing
6 30 (14.78%) Scrum
7 27 (13.30%) Analytics
8 26 (12.81%) Problem-Solving
9 24 (11.82%) Data Analytics
9 24 (11.82%) Kanban
10 22 (10.84%) Information Security
11 20 (9.85%) Systems Engineering
12 19 (9.36%) Cryptography
12 19 (9.36%) Software Testing
13 17 (8.37%) DevOps
14 15 (7.39%) Malware Analysis
14 15 (7.39%) OOD
15 14 (6.90%) Reverse Engineering
16 13 (6.40%) Ethical Hacking
17 12 (5.91%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 93 (45.81%) C
2 58 (28.57%) Python
3 49 (24.14%) Java
4 44 (21.67%) C++
5 39 (19.21%) JavaScript
6 22 (10.84%) Bash Shell
7 20 (9.85%) C#
8 12 (5.91%) Perl
9 11 (5.42%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.93%) Ruby
11 9 (4.43%) R
12 8 (3.94%) Go
12 8 (3.94%) PHP
13 5 (2.46%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.97%) Embedded C++
14 4 (1.97%) VB
15 2 (0.99%) CoffeeScript
16 1 (0.49%) Java 8
16 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 82 (40.39%) Security Cleared
2 63 (31.03%) DV Cleared
3 44 (21.67%) SC Cleared
4 36 (17.73%) Degree
5 22 (10.84%) CISSP
6 17 (8.37%) CCNA
6 17 (8.37%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (5.91%) CESG Certified Professional
7 12 (5.91%) HND
7 12 (5.91%) IISP
8 10 (4.93%) CISM
8 10 (4.93%) CompTIA Security+
9 9 (4.43%) GIAC
9 9 (4.43%) Linux+ Certification
9 9 (4.43%) MCSE
9 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (4.43%) Network+ Certification
9 9 (4.43%) SANS
9 9 (4.43%) SSCP
10 8 (3.94%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.94%) NCSC
2 6 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (1.48%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.48%) NIST
4 2 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (0.99%) RMADS
5 1 (0.49%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.49%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (17.73%) Docker
2 9 (4.43%) Apache Flume
3 6 (2.96%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.48%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.49%) NFS
6 1 (0.49%) Samba
6 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (11.82%) Ansible
2 13 (6.40%) Kubernetes
3 11 (5.42%) QRadar
4 10 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (4.43%) Oozie
6 4 (1.97%) Puppet
7 3 (1.48%) SCCM
8 2 (0.99%) Kibana
8 2 (0.99%) vRealize
9 1 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.49%) logstash
9 1 (0.49%) Nagios
9 1 (0.49%) OpenNMS
9 1 (0.49%) SCOM
9 1 (0.49%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (9.85%) Splunk
2 16 (7.88%) Google
3 11 (5.42%) Cisco
3 11 (5.42%) LogRhythm
4 10 (4.93%) Oracle
5 8 (3.94%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.96%) Apple
7 4 (1.97%) SAP
7 4 (1.97%) VMware
8 3 (1.48%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.99%) Adobe
9 2 (0.99%) BT
10 1 (0.49%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.49%) Dell
10 1 (0.49%) EMC
10 1 (0.49%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.49%) Intel
10 1 (0.49%) Juniper
10 1 (0.49%) NetApp
10 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds