Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 64 9
Rank change year-on-year +43 -55 +22
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 192 91 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 11.58% 5.77% 17.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.44% 6.35% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 155 71 306
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +9.89%
10th Percentile £36,000 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £66,875
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +2.88%

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 1,543 1,433 1,972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 93.06% 90.81% 91.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,249 1,155 1,558
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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 17 October 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 17 October 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
Cheltenham +10 42 £55,000 +15.79% 7
Gloucester +12 41 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Cirencester +12 4 £81,250 +127.59%
Tewkesbury -18 4 £39,500 -7.06%
Stroud +14 1 £85,000 -
Cybersecurity
South West

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 119 (61.98%) Security Cleared
2 96 (50.00%) C
3 79 (41.15%) DV Cleared
4 75 (39.06%) Python
4 75 (39.06%) Software Engineering
5 72 (37.50%) C++
6 69 (35.94%) Windows
7 61 (31.77%) Linux
8 59 (30.73%) Java
9 58 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
10 57 (29.69%) C#
11 51 (26.56%) SC Cleared
11 51 (26.56%) Test Automation
12 47 (24.48%) JavaScript
13 43 (22.40%) CISSP
13 43 (22.40%) Android
14 42 (21.88%) Finance
15 41 (21.35%) Information Security
15 41 (21.35%) Reverse Engineering
15 41 (21.35%) Big Data
16 37 (19.27%) TCP/IP
17 36 (18.75%) GIAC
18 34 (17.71%) HTTP
18 34 (17.71%) Coaching
19 33 (17.19%) User Stories
19 33 (17.19%) Firewall
20 32 (16.67%) SSL
20 32 (16.67%) Objective-C
20 32 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
21 31 (16.15%) Apple iOS

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 15 (7.81%) Apache Pig
2 12 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.04%) Apache
4 2 (1.04%) Confluence
4 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.52%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (19.27%) TCP/IP
2 34 (17.71%) HTTP
3 33 (17.19%) Firewall
4 32 (16.67%) SSL
5 17 (8.85%) Network Security
5 17 (8.85%) SNMP
6 10 (5.21%) DNS
6 10 (5.21%) HTTPS
7 8 (4.17%) FCoE
7 8 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (4.17%) VLAN
8 7 (3.65%) Ethernet
8 7 (3.65%) IPsec
8 7 (3.65%) IPv4
8 7 (3.65%) IPv6
8 7 (3.65%) SSH
8 7 (3.65%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (3.13%) Internet
10 5 (2.60%) VPN
11 3 (1.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (21.35%) Big Data
2 16 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 16 (8.33%) MySQL
2 16 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.81%) Apache Hive
4 4 (2.08%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.52%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (14.58%) JIRA
2 22 (11.46%) Git (software)
2 22 (11.46%) Selenium
3 19 (9.90%) Bitbucket
4 18 (9.38%) git-flow
5 16 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (8.33%) CodeSonar
5 16 (8.33%) Robot Framework
6 10 (5.21%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (4.17%) Redmine
8 6 (3.13%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.13%) IDA Disassembler
9 4 (2.08%) OllyDbg
10 1 (0.52%) GDB
10 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.52%) JMeter
10 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 42 (21.88%) Finance
2 22 (11.46%) Games
3 16 (8.33%) Law
4 12 (6.25%) Electronics
5 10 (5.21%) Military
6 8 (4.17%) Marketing
7 7 (3.65%) Banking
7 7 (3.65%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.08%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (22.40%) Software Engineer
2 27 (14.06%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 27 (14.06%) Security Engineer
3 26 (13.54%) Systems Engineer
4 24 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 19 (9.90%) Consultant
6 17 (8.85%) Analyst
7 13 (6.77%) Architect
7 13 (6.77%) C# Software Engineer
7 13 (6.77%) C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (6.77%) Java Engineer
7 13 (6.77%) Java Software Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) Developer
9 11 (5.73%) Security Consultant
9 11 (5.73%) Senior Security Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) Requirements Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) Security Analyst
10 10 (5.21%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.06%) J2EE
2 25 (13.02%) Java EE
3 23 (11.98%) Django
3 23 (11.98%) HTML
3 23 (11.98%) Node.js
3 23 (11.98%) STL
4 22 (11.46%) .NET
5 18 (9.38%) XML
6 17 (8.85%) Hibernate
6 17 (8.85%) Spring
7 16 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 16 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 16 (8.33%) EJB
7 16 (8.33%) LAMP
7 16 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
7 16 (8.33%) REST
7 16 (8.33%) SOAP
7 16 (8.33%) Spring MVC
8 11 (5.73%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.60%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (7.29%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (6.25%) Cybercrime
3 12 (6.25%) iPhone
4 11 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.73%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.21%) Cyber Defence
5 10 (5.21%) Cyberattack
6 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.60%) PKI
7 5 (2.60%) Social Media
7 5 (2.60%) VHDL
8 4 (2.08%) Replication
9 3 (1.56%) Cyber Warfare
9 3 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.56%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.56%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.04%) CESG
10 2 (1.04%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 69 (35.94%) Windows
2 61 (31.77%) Linux
3 43 (22.40%) Android
4 31 (16.15%) Apple iOS
5 17 (8.85%) Mac OS X
5 17 (8.85%) Unix
6 13 (6.77%) Windows Phone
7 5 (2.60%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (1.56%) CentOS
9 3 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.56%) Solaris
10 1 (0.52%) Debian
10 1 (0.52%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (39.06%) Software Engineering
2 58 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (26.56%) Test Automation
4 41 (21.35%) Information Security
4 41 (21.35%) Reverse Engineering
5 34 (17.71%) Coaching
6 33 (17.19%) User Stories
7 32 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 29 (15.10%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (14.06%) Collaborative Working
10 26 (13.54%) SDLC
11 25 (13.02%) Ethical Hacking
11 25 (13.02%) Mentoring
11 25 (13.02%) Scrum
12 24 (12.50%) Test Strategy
12 24 (12.50%) UML
13 22 (11.46%) Multithreading
14 20 (10.42%) SysML
15 18 (9.38%) Kanban
16 16 (8.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 96 (50.00%) C
2 75 (39.06%) Python
3 72 (37.50%) C++
4 59 (30.73%) Java
5 57 (29.69%) C#
6 47 (24.48%) JavaScript
7 32 (16.67%) Objective-C
8 30 (15.63%) Bash Shell
9 21 (10.94%) SQL
10 19 (9.90%) PowerShell
11 18 (9.38%) PHP
12 17 (8.85%) Perl
13 14 (7.29%) Embedded C
14 12 (6.25%) Embedded C++
15 10 (5.21%) Ruby
16 8 (4.17%) Korn
16 8 (4.17%) Shell Script
17 4 (2.08%) Rust
17 4 (2.08%) VB
18 3 (1.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 119 (61.98%) Security Cleared
2 79 (41.15%) DV Cleared
3 51 (26.56%) SC Cleared
4 43 (22.40%) CISSP
5 36 (18.75%) GIAC
6 27 (14.06%) CCNA
6 27 (14.06%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (14.06%) CompTIA Security+
6 27 (14.06%) Linux+ Certification
6 27 (14.06%) MCSE
6 27 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (14.06%) Network+ Certification
6 27 (14.06%) SANS
6 27 (14.06%) SSCP
7 22 (11.46%) Degree
8 9 (4.69%) CEH
8 9 (4.69%) DBS Check
9 8 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
10 7 (3.65%) CESG Certified Professional
10 7 (3.65%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.73%) Cyber Essentials
2 10 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.21%) QA
3 8 (4.17%) ISO 9001
4 7 (3.65%) GDPR
4 7 (3.65%) PCI DSS
5 4 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (1.56%) PMO
7 2 (1.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (1.04%) SLA
8 1 (0.52%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 22 (11.46%) Docker
2 16 (8.33%) vSphere
3 9 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (4.17%) NFS
4 8 (4.17%) Samba
4 8 (4.17%) VMware NSX
5 4 (2.08%) pfSense
5 4 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.52%) Firmware
6 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.52%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (13.02%) Puppet
2 16 (8.33%) Salt
3 10 (5.21%) Ansible
4 9 (4.69%) vCenter Server
5 8 (4.17%) Nagios
6 2 (1.04%) Terraform
7 1 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.94%) Cisco
3 14 (7.29%) EMC
4 12 (6.25%) VMware
5 11 (5.73%) Atlassian
6 8 (4.17%) NetApp
6 8 (4.17%) SolarWinds
7 6 (3.13%) Juniper
8 4 (2.08%) SAP
8 4 (2.08%) Splunk
9 3 (1.56%) Altera
9 3 (1.56%) Mentor Graphics
9 3 (1.56%) Oracle
9 3 (1.56%) Xilinx
10 1 (0.52%) Citrix
10 1 (0.52%) HP
10 1 (0.52%) Qualys