Period
to 23 March 2019

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 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 35 14
Rank change year-on-year +22 -21 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 203 113 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.77% 7.60% 14.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.09% 8.39% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 157 93 234
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,250 £32,875
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -9.09%

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 1,345 1,347 1,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.25% 90.65% 93.81%
Number of salaries quoted 952 1,089 1,550
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% -4.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

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 23 March 2019.

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 23 March 2019. 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
Gloucester +23 76 £56,500 +2.73% 8
Cheltenham +26 44 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Tewkesbury 0 17 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Cirencester +17 3 £42,500 -5.56%
Cybersecurity
South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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.

1 103 (50.74%) Security Cleared
2 76 (37.44%) C
3 71 (34.98%) DV Cleared
4 70 (34.48%) Software Engineering
5 65 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (30.54%) C++
7 56 (27.59%) SC Cleared
8 55 (27.09%) Python
9 53 (26.11%) Linux
10 45 (22.17%) Java
11 43 (21.18%) Information Security
12 38 (18.72%) Systems Engineering
13 36 (17.73%) Information Assurance
13 36 (17.73%) Bash Shell
14 34 (16.75%) Degree
15 31 (15.27%) Windows
16 30 (14.78%) SDLC
17 28 (13.79%) C#
18 27 (13.30%) Embedded C
19 26 (12.81%) JIRA
19 26 (12.81%) Coaching
20 25 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
20 25 (12.32%) Requirements Analysis
20 25 (12.32%) Embedded C++
20 25 (12.32%) OOD
21 24 (11.82%) JavaScript
21 24 (11.82%) Scrum
21 24 (11.82%) Big Data
22 23 (11.33%) Finance
22 23 (11.33%) CISSP

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 5 (2.46%) Apache Pig
1 5 (2.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (2.46%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.49%) Confluence
3 1 (0.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.37%) TCP/IP
2 15 (7.39%) Network Security
3 13 (6.40%) Firewall
4 7 (3.45%) HTTP
4 7 (3.45%) SNMP
4 7 (3.45%) SSL
5 5 (2.46%) AMQP
5 5 (2.46%) FCoE
6 2 (0.99%) DHCP
6 2 (0.99%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.99%) VPN
6 2 (0.99%) Wireless
7 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.49%) IPsec
7 1 (0.49%) LAN
7 1 (0.49%) VoIP
7 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.82%) Big Data
2 9 (4.43%) Hadoop
3 8 (3.94%) MySQL
4 7 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.96%) Apache Hive
6 5 (2.46%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 26 (12.81%) JIRA
2 18 (8.87%) Bitbucket
2 18 (8.87%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.87%) git-flow
3 14 (6.90%) Selenium
4 7 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (3.45%) CodeSonar
4 7 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 7 (3.45%) IDA Disassembler
4 7 (3.45%) Robot Framework
5 5 (2.46%) LoadRunner
5 5 (2.46%) OllyDbg
5 5 (2.46%) Redmine
6 4 (1.97%) JMeter
7 3 (1.48%) JUnit
8 2 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.49%) GDB
9 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.49%) Zephyr
General
1 23 (11.33%) Finance
2 14 (6.90%) Marketing
3 12 (5.91%) Manufacturing
4 11 (5.42%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.43%) Electronics
6 8 (3.94%) Games
7 5 (2.46%) Law
8 2 (0.99%) Military
9 1 (0.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (25.12%) Software Engineer
2 30 (14.78%) Consultant
3 20 (9.85%) Architect
3 20 (9.85%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (9.36%) Project Manager
5 18 (8.87%) C++ Software Engineer
5 18 (8.87%) Developer
6 17 (8.37%) Security Consultant
7 15 (7.39%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 15 (7.39%) Security Architect
8 11 (5.42%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 11 (5.42%) Security Engineer
9 10 (4.93%) Analyst
9 10 (4.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 10 (4.93%) Java Engineer
9 10 (4.93%) Java Software Engineer
9 10 (4.93%) Kernel Engineer
9 10 (4.93%) Kernel Software Engineer
9 10 (4.93%) Test Engineer
9 10 (4.93%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.87%) STL
2 17 (8.37%) Node.js
3 13 (6.40%) RESTful
4 11 (5.42%) HTML
5 10 (4.93%) REST
5 10 (4.93%) Yocto
6 9 (4.43%) .NET
6 9 (4.43%) Java EE
7 8 (3.94%) Django
7 8 (3.94%) LAMP
7 8 (3.94%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (3.94%) Spring
8 7 (3.45%) .NET Framework
8 7 (3.45%) AngularJS
8 7 (3.45%) ASP.NET
8 7 (3.45%) React
8 7 (3.45%) SOAP
8 7 (3.45%) Spring MVC
9 6 (2.96%) CSS
9 6 (2.96%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.90%) Cyber Warfare
2 14 (6.90%) Cybercrime
2 14 (6.90%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (5.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 11 (5.42%) Cyberattack
5 10 (4.93%) CESG
5 10 (4.93%) Device Driver
6 8 (3.94%) Analytical Mindset
6 8 (3.94%) Cyber Defence
6 8 (3.94%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.45%) Driving Licence
8 5 (2.46%) iPhone
8 5 (2.46%) Social Media
9 4 (1.97%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.99%) ASIC
10 2 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.49%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (0.49%) PKI
11 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (26.11%) Linux
2 31 (15.27%) Windows
3 14 (6.90%) Embedded Linux
4 13 (6.40%) Android
5 8 (3.94%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.45%) Mac OS X
7 6 (2.96%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.48%) Unix
9 2 (0.99%) CentOS
9 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.99%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.49%) Fedora
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (34.48%) Software Engineering
2 65 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (21.18%) Information Security
4 38 (18.72%) Systems Engineering
5 36 (17.73%) Information Assurance
6 30 (14.78%) SDLC
7 26 (12.81%) Coaching
8 25 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (12.32%) OOD
8 25 (12.32%) Requirements Analysis
9 24 (11.82%) Scrum
10 22 (10.84%) Test Automation
11 21 (10.34%) OO
12 20 (9.85%) Computer Science
12 20 (9.85%) Reverse Engineering
13 19 (9.36%) PRINCE2
14 18 (8.87%) Kanban
14 18 (8.87%) Visualisation
15 17 (8.37%) TDD
15 17 (8.37%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 76 (37.44%) C
2 62 (30.54%) C++
3 55 (27.09%) Python
4 45 (22.17%) Java
5 36 (17.73%) Bash Shell
6 28 (13.79%) C#
7 27 (13.30%) Embedded C
8 25 (12.32%) Embedded C++
9 24 (11.82%) JavaScript
10 13 (6.40%) Objective-C
11 12 (5.91%) PowerShell
12 10 (4.93%) SQL
13 9 (4.43%) Perl
14 8 (3.94%) PHP
14 8 (3.94%) Scala
15 5 (2.46%) Korn
16 4 (1.97%) Ruby
17 1 (0.49%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 103 (50.74%) Security Cleared
2 71 (34.98%) DV Cleared
3 56 (27.59%) SC Cleared
4 34 (16.75%) Degree
5 23 (11.33%) CISSP
6 19 (9.36%) GIAC
7 15 (7.39%) APMP
7 15 (7.39%) CESG Certified Professional
8 14 (6.90%) CCNA
8 14 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (6.90%) CompTIA Security+
8 14 (6.90%) SSCP
9 13 (6.40%) Network+ Certification
10 11 (5.42%) Linux+ Certification
10 11 (5.42%) MCSE
10 11 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (5.42%) SANS
11 10 (4.93%) DBS Check
11 10 (4.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (3.94%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.40%) QA
2 7 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.97%) PMO
4 3 (1.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (1.48%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.99%) COBIT
5 2 (0.99%) GDPR
5 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (5.91%) Docker
1 12 (5.91%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (5.42%) vSphere
3 5 (2.46%) NFS
3 5 (2.46%) Samba
3 5 (2.46%) VMware NSX
4 4 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.48%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.48%) Xen
6 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (7.39%) Puppet
2 13 (6.40%) Ansible
3 8 (3.94%) vCenter Server
4 7 (3.45%) Salt
5 6 (2.96%) Nagios
6 4 (1.97%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.48%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.48%) Terraform
8 1 (0.49%) OpenNMS
8 1 (0.49%) QRadar
8 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (8.87%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.91%) SAP
3 9 (4.43%) VMware
4 6 (2.96%) SolarWinds
5 5 (2.46%) EMC
5 5 (2.46%) NetApp
6 3 (1.48%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.48%) Cisco
6 3 (1.48%) HP
6 3 (1.48%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.99%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.49%) BT
8 1 (0.49%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.49%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle
8 1 (0.49%) Splunk