Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 59 6
Rank change year-on-year +35 -53 +32
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 181 107 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 10.76% 6.49% 21.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.56% 7.06% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 149 76 277
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £34,950 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,750 £63,750 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 1,566 1,515 1,905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 93.10% 91.87% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,275 1,231 1,401
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
Gloucester +8 36 £51,250 +20.59% 13
Cheltenham -18 31 £51,250 +7.89% 18
Tewkesbury -7 14 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Cirencester - 5 £50,000 - 1
Stroud - 2 £85,000 -
Cybersecurity
South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (65.75%) Security Cleared
2 93 (51.38%) C
3 74 (40.88%) C++
3 74 (40.88%) Python
4 67 (37.02%) DV Cleared
5 65 (35.91%) Windows
6 64 (35.36%) Software Engineering
7 60 (33.15%) Linux
8 57 (31.49%) SC Cleared
9 49 (27.07%) Java
9 49 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (25.97%) C#
11 44 (24.31%) Test Automation
12 42 (23.20%) Finance
13 39 (21.55%) JavaScript
14 36 (19.89%) TCP/IP
15 34 (18.78%) CISSP
15 34 (18.78%) Information Security
16 31 (17.13%) Collaborative Working
17 30 (16.57%) Big Data
17 30 (16.57%) Android
17 30 (16.57%) Firewall
18 29 (16.02%) HTTP
19 28 (15.47%) Bash Shell
20 27 (14.92%) Reverse Engineering
20 27 (14.92%) GIAC
21 26 (14.36%) Penetration Testing
21 26 (14.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
21 26 (14.36%) User Stories
22 25 (13.81%) UML

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 11 (6.08%) Apache Pig
2 8 (4.42%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.10%) Apache
4 2 (1.10%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.10%) Confluence
5 1 (0.55%) JBoss
5 1 (0.55%) Tornado
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (19.89%) TCP/IP
2 30 (16.57%) Firewall
3 29 (16.02%) HTTP
4 24 (13.26%) SSL
5 18 (9.94%) SNMP
6 17 (9.39%) Network Security
7 13 (7.18%) DNS
8 11 (6.08%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (5.52%) Internet
10 9 (4.97%) FCoE
11 8 (4.42%) VLAN
11 8 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (3.87%) Ethernet
12 7 (3.87%) IPsec
12 7 (3.87%) IPv4
12 7 (3.87%) IPv6
12 7 (3.87%) SSH
13 6 (3.31%) HTTPS
14 5 (2.76%) SMTP
14 5 (2.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.57%) Big Data
2 13 (7.18%) Apache Hive
2 13 (7.18%) Hadoop
3 12 (6.63%) MySQL
4 11 (6.08%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.21%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.55%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.55%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 22 (12.15%) JIRA
2 18 (9.94%) Git (software)
3 17 (9.39%) Selenium
4 12 (6.63%) Bitbucket
5 11 (6.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (6.08%) CodeSonar
5 11 (6.08%) git-flow
5 11 (6.08%) Rational DOORS
5 11 (6.08%) Robot Framework
6 9 (4.97%) Redmine
7 6 (3.31%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.55%) IDA Disassembler
8 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.55%) JMeter
8 1 (0.55%) LoadRunner
General
1 42 (23.20%) Finance
2 18 (9.94%) Games
3 10 (5.52%) Law
4 8 (4.42%) Electronics
5 7 (3.87%) Banking
6 6 (3.31%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.76%) Military
8 4 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.21%) Marketing
9 2 (1.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (22.10%) Software Engineer
2 34 (18.78%) Security Engineer
3 33 (18.23%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 22 (12.15%) Systems Engineer
5 19 (10.50%) Test Engineer
6 17 (9.39%) Consultant
6 17 (9.39%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (8.84%) Analyst
8 13 (7.18%) Developer
8 13 (7.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (7.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 12 (6.63%) Java Engineer
9 12 (6.63%) Java Software Engineer
9 12 (6.63%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (6.63%) Senior Security Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) C# Software Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) C++ Software Engineer
11 9 (4.97%) Platform Engineer
11 9 (4.97%) Security Consultant
11 9 (4.97%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.71%) J2EE
2 20 (11.05%) Java EE
2 20 (11.05%) Node.js
3 19 (10.50%) STL
4 18 (9.94%) Django
4 18 (9.94%) HTML
5 16 (8.84%) .NET
6 12 (6.63%) AngularJS
6 12 (6.63%) Hibernate
6 12 (6.63%) Spring
6 12 (6.63%) XML
7 11 (6.08%) .NET Framework
7 11 (6.08%) ASP.NET
7 11 (6.08%) EJB
7 11 (6.08%) LAMP
7 11 (6.08%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (6.08%) REST
7 11 (6.08%) SOAP
7 11 (6.08%) Spring MVC
8 6 (3.31%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 19 (10.50%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (6.08%) Cyber Defence
4 10 (5.52%) Cyber Warfare
4 10 (5.52%) Cybercrime
5 8 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.87%) Device Driver
6 7 (3.87%) iPhone
7 6 (3.31%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.31%) VHDL
8 5 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.21%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.21%) PKI
9 4 (2.21%) Replication
10 2 (1.10%) CPLD
10 2 (1.10%) Cyberattack
10 2 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.10%) Verilog
11 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 65 (35.91%) Windows
2 60 (33.15%) Linux
3 30 (16.57%) Android
4 23 (12.71%) Apple iOS
5 16 (8.84%) Unix
6 12 (6.63%) Mac OS X
7 9 (4.97%) Windows Server
8 8 (4.42%) Embedded Linux
9 7 (3.87%) Windows Phone
10 5 (2.76%) Solaris
11 3 (1.66%) CentOS
11 3 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.55%) Debian
12 1 (0.55%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (35.36%) Software Engineering
2 49 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (24.31%) Test Automation
4 34 (18.78%) Information Security
5 31 (17.13%) Collaborative Working
6 27 (14.92%) Reverse Engineering
7 26 (14.36%) Penetration Testing
7 26 (14.36%) User Stories
8 25 (13.81%) UML
9 24 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (12.15%) Test Strategy
11 21 (11.60%) Coaching
11 21 (11.60%) Mentoring
12 19 (10.50%) Ethical Hacking
12 19 (10.50%) SDLC
12 19 (10.50%) SysML
13 17 (9.39%) OO
14 15 (8.29%) Multithreading
14 15 (8.29%) Scrum
15 13 (7.18%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 93 (51.38%) C
2 74 (40.88%) C++
2 74 (40.88%) Python
3 49 (27.07%) Java
4 47 (25.97%) C#
5 39 (21.55%) JavaScript
6 28 (15.47%) Bash Shell
7 20 (11.05%) Objective-C
8 18 (9.94%) Perl
8 18 (9.94%) SQL
9 17 (9.39%) Embedded C
10 16 (8.84%) PHP
11 15 (8.29%) Embedded C++
12 13 (7.18%) PowerShell
13 9 (4.97%) Korn
14 8 (4.42%) Ruby
14 8 (4.42%) Shell Script
15 4 (2.21%) Rust
15 4 (2.21%) Tcl
15 4 (2.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 119 (65.75%) Security Cleared
2 67 (37.02%) DV Cleared
3 57 (31.49%) SC Cleared
4 34 (18.78%) CISSP
5 27 (14.92%) GIAC
6 22 (12.15%) CCNA
6 22 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (12.15%) CompTIA Security+
6 22 (12.15%) Linux+ Certification
6 22 (12.15%) MCSE
6 22 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (12.15%) Network+ Certification
6 22 (12.15%) SANS
6 22 (12.15%) SSCP
7 15 (8.29%) Degree
8 6 (3.31%) CISMP
8 6 (3.31%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 5 (2.76%) CEH
10 4 (2.21%) GPEN
10 4 (2.21%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.52%) Cyber Essentials
2 7 (3.87%) GDPR
2 7 (3.87%) ISO 9001
2 7 (3.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.31%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.55%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.55%) QA
5 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (8.29%) Docker
2 11 (6.08%) vSphere
3 9 (4.97%) NFS
3 9 (4.97%) Samba
3 9 (4.97%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (4.97%) VMware NSX
4 6 (3.31%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.21%) pfSense
6 3 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (11.05%) Puppet
2 11 (6.08%) Salt
3 9 (4.97%) Ansible
3 9 (4.97%) Nagios
3 9 (4.97%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.55%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (9.94%) Cisco
2 16 (8.84%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.29%) EMC
4 12 (6.63%) VMware
5 9 (4.97%) NetApp
5 9 (4.97%) SolarWinds
6 7 (3.87%) Atlassian
7 6 (3.31%) Juniper
8 4 (2.21%) Altera
8 4 (2.21%) Mentor Graphics
8 4 (2.21%) SAP
8 4 (2.21%) Splunk
8 4 (2.21%) Xilinx
9 3 (1.66%) Oracle
10 1 (0.55%) Citrix
10 1 (0.55%) HP
10 1 (0.55%) Qualys
10 1 (0.55%) Twitter