Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 11 26
Rank change year-on-year -51 +15 +26
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 78 378 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.21% 16.80% 10.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.86% 18.58% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 66 296 163
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £49,375 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.86% +9.72% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,875 £19,200
90th Percentile £71,000 £65,000 £82,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,600
% change year-on-year -10.00% +2.88% +2.32%

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 1330 2034 1833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 88.84% 90.40% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1083 1663 1481
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,550 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -47 31 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Gloucester -2 18 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Cirencester - 6 £35,700 -
Tewkesbury -3 4 £43,250 +8.13% 3
Stroud - 1 £85,000 -
Cybersecurity
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 41 (52.56%) Security Cleared
2 30 (38.46%) Linux
3 29 (37.18%) Python
3 29 (37.18%) Windows
4 25 (32.05%) C++
5 24 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 23 (29.49%) Java
6 23 (29.49%) Firewall
7 22 (28.21%) TCP/IP
8 21 (26.92%) C#
9 20 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (25.64%) DV Cleared
10 18 (23.08%) C
11 17 (21.79%) Bash Shell
12 16 (20.51%) CISSP
13 15 (19.23%) Android
14 13 (16.67%) Finance
14 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
14 13 (16.67%) Big Data
15 12 (15.38%) Apple iOS
15 12 (15.38%) Java EE
15 12 (15.38%) GIAC
15 12 (15.38%) PHP
16 11 (14.10%) SQL
16 11 (14.10%) JavaScript
16 11 (14.10%) Perl
16 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
16 11 (14.10%) Cisco Certification
16 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (14.10%) CCNA

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 (6.41%) Apache
1 5 (6.41%) Apache Pig
1 5 (6.41%) Apache Spark
1 5 (6.41%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.13%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.85%) Office 365
4 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.49%) Firewall
2 22 (28.21%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.82%) SSL
4 9 (11.54%) DNS
4 9 (11.54%) Internet
5 8 (10.26%) HTTP
5 8 (10.26%) SNMP
6 7 (8.97%) FCoE
7 6 (7.69%) DHCP
8 5 (6.41%) LAN
9 4 (5.13%) SMTP
9 4 (5.13%) VPN
9 4 (5.13%) WAN
10 3 (3.85%) Intranet
10 3 (3.85%) Network Security
11 2 (2.56%) SMS
11 2 (2.56%) Wireless
12 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.28%) IPsec
12 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) Big Data
2 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
3 10 (12.82%) Hadoop
4 8 (10.26%) Apache Hive
5 5 (6.41%) MySQL
6 4 (5.13%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) JIRA
2 7 (8.97%) Redmine
3 6 (7.69%) Selenium
4 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (5.13%) Bitbucket
5 4 (5.13%) CodeSonar
5 4 (5.13%) git-flow
5 4 (5.13%) Robot Framework
6 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.56%) EasyMock
6 2 (2.56%) JMeter
6 2 (2.56%) JUnit
6 2 (2.56%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (16.67%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.26%) Electronics
3 8 (10.26%) Marketing
4 7 (8.97%) Games
4 7 (8.97%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (17.95%) Developer
2 12 (15.38%) Consultant
2 12 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 11 (14.10%) Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Java Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Software Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Test Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.38%) Java EE
2 9 (11.54%) .NET
2 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 9 (11.54%) HTML
3 8 (10.26%) STL
4 7 (8.97%) HTML5
5 6 (7.69%) CSS
6 5 (6.41%) J2EE
6 5 (6.41%) XML
7 4 (5.13%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.13%) Django
7 4 (5.13%) LAMP
7 4 (5.13%) Node.js
7 4 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (5.13%) REST
7 4 (5.13%) SOAP
7 4 (5.13%) Spring MVC
7 4 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (5.13%) Web Services
8 3 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (6.41%) Cybercrime
2 5 (6.41%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.85%) Cyber Warfare
3 3 (3.85%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (3.85%) SCADA
4 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.56%) iPad
4 2 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.56%) VHDL
5 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.28%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.46%) Linux
2 29 (37.18%) Windows
3 15 (19.23%) Android
4 12 (15.38%) Apple iOS
5 9 (11.54%) Unix
6 4 (5.13%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.28%) CentOS
9 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 20 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 11 (14.10%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (12.82%) SIEM
5 10 (12.82%) User Stories
6 8 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.97%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (8.97%) High Availability
7 7 (8.97%) Information Security
7 7 (8.97%) Multithreading
7 7 (8.97%) Programme Management
7 7 (8.97%) Scrum
8 6 (7.69%) Analytics
8 6 (7.69%) Coaching
8 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.69%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 6 (7.69%) Data Encryption
8 6 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (7.69%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.18%) Python
2 25 (32.05%) C++
3 23 (29.49%) Java
4 21 (26.92%) C#
5 18 (23.08%) C
6 17 (21.79%) Bash Shell
7 12 (15.38%) PHP
8 11 (14.10%) JavaScript
8 11 (14.10%) Perl
8 11 (14.10%) SQL
9 9 (11.54%) Korn
10 7 (8.97%) Objective-C
10 7 (8.97%) PowerShell
11 5 (6.41%) VB
12 3 (3.85%) Ruby
13 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 41 (52.56%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.64%) DV Cleared
3 16 (20.51%) CISSP
4 12 (15.38%) GIAC
5 11 (14.10%) CCNA
5 11 (14.10%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (14.10%) Linux+ Certification
5 11 (14.10%) MCSE
5 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (14.10%) Network+ Certification
5 11 (14.10%) SANS
5 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
5 11 (14.10%) SSCP
6 10 (12.82%) CompTIA Security+
6 10 (12.82%) Security+ Certification
7 6 (7.69%) Degree
8 4 (5.13%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (5.13%) CISM
9 3 (3.85%) CHECK Team Member
9 3 (3.85%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.56%) COBIT
3 2 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.56%) ISO 22301
3 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) vSphere
2 7 (8.97%) NFS
2 7 (8.97%) Samba
2 7 (8.97%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (8.97%) VMware NSX
3 5 (6.41%) Docker
4 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.28%) Firmware
6 1 (1.28%) XenApp
6 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (14.10%) Puppet
2 7 (8.97%) Ansible
2 7 (8.97%) Nagios
2 7 (8.97%) vCenter Server
3 4 (5.13%) Salt
4 3 (3.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (3.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (3.85%) SCCM
4 3 (3.85%) SCOM
5 2 (2.56%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) VMware
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) SolarWinds
3 7 (8.97%) EMC
3 7 (8.97%) NetApp
3 7 (8.97%) SAP
4 5 (6.41%) Palo Alto
5 4 (5.13%) Twitter
6 3 (3.85%) Citrix
6 3 (3.85%) HP
7 2 (2.56%) Cisco
7 2 (2.56%) Sophos
8 1 (1.28%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.28%) ESRI
8 1 (1.28%) Google
8 1 (1.28%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.28%) Mitel
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle