Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 14 23
Rank change year-on-year -6 +9 +40
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 81 248 179
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.16% 13.50% 10.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.15% 14.68% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 68 229 148
Median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,550 £29,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £71,250 £68,750
South West median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +22.22% -

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 616 1,689 1,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 92.49% 91.94% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 472 1,285 1,270
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.65% +2.38%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 September 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 +16 43 £65,000 +36.84% 12
Gloucester +8 8 £40,000 -32.77% 3
Cybersecurity
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 61 (75.31%) Security Cleared
2 53 (65.43%) DV Cleared
3 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (40.74%) Docker
5 32 (39.51%) C
6 29 (35.80%) Linux
7 27 (33.33%) Open Source
7 27 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
8 26 (32.10%) Big Data
9 25 (30.86%) Java
10 24 (29.63%) Python
11 23 (28.40%) Cyber Intelligence
12 22 (27.16%) Mentoring
12 22 (27.16%) Azure
13 20 (24.69%) AWS
13 20 (24.69%) Scrum
14 19 (23.46%) C++
14 19 (23.46%) Project Management
14 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
14 19 (23.46%) Microservices
14 19 (23.46%) DevOps
14 19 (23.46%) IT Strategy
14 19 (23.46%) Collaborative Working
14 19 (23.46%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 18 (22.22%) Terraform
15 18 (22.22%) Jenkins
15 18 (22.22%) Active Directory
16 17 (20.99%) OO
16 17 (20.99%) Ansible
16 17 (20.99%) Security Architecture

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 14 (17.28%) Confluence
2 5 (6.17%) JBoss
3 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.70%) WildFly
5 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 22 (27.16%) Azure
2 20 (24.69%) AWS
3 14 (17.28%) IaaS
3 14 (17.28%) PaaS
3 14 (17.28%) SaaS
4 3 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.47%) Power Automate
5 2 (2.47%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) Internet
2 5 (6.17%) Firewall
3 3 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.70%) DNS
3 3 (3.70%) VPN
3 3 (3.70%) Wireless
4 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.23%) HTTP
5 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.23%) Network Security
5 1 (1.23%) OSPF
5 1 (1.23%) SAN
5 1 (1.23%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.10%) Big Data
2 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.70%) MySQL
5 2 (2.47%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 18 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 15 (18.52%) JIRA
3 5 (6.17%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.17%) Subversion
4 3 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.70%) git-flow
4 3 (3.70%) GitLab
4 3 (3.70%) IntelliJ
4 3 (3.70%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.70%) NetBeans
4 3 (3.70%) PyCharm
4 3 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (3.70%) WebStorm
5 2 (2.47%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.47%) Selenium
6 1 (1.23%) JMeter
6 1 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (17.28%) Legal
2 6 (7.41%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Police
4 4 (4.94%) Electronics
4 4 (4.94%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.94%) Retail
5 3 (3.70%) Games
5 3 (3.70%) Law
6 2 (2.47%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.47%) Local Government
7 1 (1.23%) Banking
7 1 (1.23%) French Language
7 1 (1.23%) German Language
7 1 (1.23%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 25 (30.86%) Architect
2 24 (29.63%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (17.28%) Cloud Architect
3 14 (17.28%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 13 (16.05%) Developer
5 11 (13.58%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Head of Security
7 4 (4.94%) Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Head of Cybersecurity
7 4 (4.94%) IT Director
7 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Java Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Lead Software Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.47%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) Apache NiFi
1 12 (14.81%) Kafka
2 5 (6.17%) Node.js
3 4 (4.94%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.94%) REST
3 4 (4.94%) Spring
3 4 (4.94%) Spring Boot
4 3 (3.70%) .NET
4 3 (3.70%) CSS
4 3 (3.70%) CSS3
4 3 (3.70%) HTML
4 3 (3.70%) HTML5
4 3 (3.70%) J2EE
4 3 (3.70%) JPA
4 3 (3.70%) React
4 3 (3.70%) Vue.js
5 2 (2.47%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.47%) Laravel
5 2 (2.47%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (2.47%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Cyberattack
2 15 (18.52%) PKI
3 14 (17.28%) Cloud Native
4 12 (14.81%) Internet of Things
5 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
7 4 (4.94%) Taxonomies
8 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.47%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.23%) Cybercrime
10 1 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
10 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
10 1 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.80%) Linux
2 13 (16.05%) CentOS
3 12 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.17%) Windows
5 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.33%) Open Source
2 27 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
3 23 (28.40%) Cyber Intelligence
4 22 (27.16%) Mentoring
5 20 (24.69%) Scrum
6 19 (23.46%) Collaborative Working
6 19 (23.46%) DevOps
6 19 (23.46%) IT Strategy
6 19 (23.46%) Microservices
6 19 (23.46%) Project Management
6 19 (23.46%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 17 (20.99%) OO
7 17 (20.99%) Security Architecture
8 16 (19.75%) Information Assurance
9 15 (18.52%) Analytics
9 15 (18.52%) Artificial Intelligence
9 15 (18.52%) Data Science
9 15 (18.52%) Machine Learning
10 14 (17.28%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.51%) C
2 25 (30.86%) Java
3 24 (29.63%) Python
4 19 (23.46%) C++
5 9 (11.11%) SQL
6 7 (8.64%) C#
7 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.70%) PHP
8 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.23%) Java 8
9 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (75.31%) Security Cleared
2 53 (65.43%) DV Cleared
3 10 (12.35%) Degree
4 4 (4.94%) CREST Certified
5 3 (3.70%) CHECK Team Member
5 3 (3.70%) OSCP
6 2 (2.47%) APMP
6 2 (2.47%) CHECK Team Leader
6 2 (2.47%) Cyber Scheme
6 2 (2.47%) ECSA
6 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.47%) Tigerscheme
7 1 (1.23%) CEH
7 1 (1.23%) CISSP
7 1 (1.23%) GCFA
7 1 (1.23%) GCIA
7 1 (1.23%) GCIH
7 1 (1.23%) GIAC
7 1 (1.23%) GREM
7 1 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (17.28%) NCSC
2 14 (17.28%) NIST
2 14 (17.28%) NIST 800
3 5 (6.17%) GDPR
4 3 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (2.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (2.47%) IASME
6 1 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 33 (40.74%) Docker
2 18 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.70%) BitLocker
4 3 (3.70%) vSphere
4 3 (3.70%) XenApp
5 1 (1.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (22.22%) Terraform
2 17 (20.99%) Ansible
3 4 (4.94%) Puppet
4 3 (3.70%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 3 (3.70%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.70%) SCCM
4 3 (3.70%) vRealize
5 1 (1.23%) CSIRT
5 1 (1.23%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.28%) Google
3 13 (16.05%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.94%) Citrix
4 4 (4.94%) Intel
4 4 (4.94%) VMware
5 3 (3.70%) Adobe
5 3 (3.70%) Cisco
5 3 (3.70%) Extreme Networks
5 3 (3.70%) Fortinet
5 3 (3.70%) Sophos
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle
7 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.23%) BiZZdesign
7 1 (1.23%) HP
7 1 (1.23%) Sparx
7 1 (1.23%) Splunk