Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 13 10
Rank change year-on-year -28 -3 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 104 321 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.29% 15.08% 16.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.09% 16.51% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 87 277 184
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
10th Percentile £33,800 £32,800 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,200 £64,250 £82,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +4.76%

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 1,286 1,944 1,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 90.12% 91.31% 90.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,039 1,594 1,323
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -38 29 £50,000 - 8
Tewkesbury +4 19 £45,000 +9.76% 3
Gloucester 0 17 £53,750 +13.16% 12
Cirencester - 6 £35,700 -
Stroud - 1 £85,000 -
Cybersecurity
South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 56 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 37 (35.58%) C
3 35 (33.65%) Windows
4 34 (32.69%) Linux
5 32 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 31 (29.81%) Python
6 31 (29.81%) TCP/IP
7 30 (28.85%) C++
8 29 (27.88%) Firewall
8 29 (27.88%) SC Cleared
9 27 (25.96%) DV Cleared
10 25 (24.04%) C#
11 24 (23.08%) CISSP
12 23 (22.12%) Bash Shell
13 20 (19.23%) Data Encryption
14 19 (18.27%) GIAC
15 18 (17.31%) Information Assurance
15 18 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (16.35%) JIRA
16 17 (16.35%) Finance
16 17 (16.35%) Cyber Warfare
16 17 (16.35%) Puppet
16 17 (16.35%) User Stories
17 16 (15.38%) SANS
17 16 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
17 16 (15.38%) Linux+ Certification
17 16 (15.38%) SSCP
17 16 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
17 16 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (15.38%) 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 7 (6.73%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.92%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.96%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.81%) Office 365
2 4 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (29.81%) TCP/IP
2 29 (27.88%) Firewall
3 12 (11.54%) SNMP
4 11 (10.58%) FCoE
4 11 (10.58%) HTTP
4 11 (10.58%) SSL
5 9 (8.65%) DNS
6 5 (4.81%) LAN
6 5 (4.81%) Wireless
7 4 (3.85%) DHCP
7 4 (3.85%) VPN
7 4 (3.85%) WAN
8 3 (2.88%) Internet
8 3 (2.88%) Intranet
8 3 (2.88%) Network Security
9 2 (1.92%) SMS
9 2 (1.92%) SMTP
9 2 (1.92%) tcpdump
9 2 (1.92%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.50%) Big Data
2 12 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.65%) Apache Hive
3 9 (8.65%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.73%) MySQL
5 4 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (16.35%) JIRA
2 11 (10.58%) Redmine
3 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.73%) Selenium
5 6 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.77%) Bitbucket
5 6 (5.77%) CodeSonar
5 6 (5.77%) git-flow
5 6 (5.77%) Robot Framework
6 3 (2.88%) Burp Suite
6 3 (2.88%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.96%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.96%) TestRail
7 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.96%) Zephyr
General
1 17 (16.35%) Finance
2 10 (9.62%) Games
3 7 (6.73%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.85%) Electronics
4 4 (3.85%) Marketing
5 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (17.31%) Consultant
1 18 (17.31%) Software Engineer
2 12 (11.54%) Analyst
2 12 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (10.58%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (9.62%) Platform Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) Windows Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Developer
6 7 (6.73%) Embedded Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Security Consultant
6 7 (6.73%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 5 (4.81%) Management Consultant
7 5 (4.81%) Security Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (4.81%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
7 5 (4.81%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.46%) Node.js
2 11 (10.58%) .NET
2 11 (10.58%) Java EE
2 11 (10.58%) STL
3 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.77%) .NET Framework
4 6 (5.77%) Django
4 6 (5.77%) HTML
4 6 (5.77%) HTML5
4 6 (5.77%) LAMP
4 6 (5.77%) MFC
4 6 (5.77%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (5.77%) REST
4 6 (5.77%) SOAP
4 6 (5.77%) Spring MVC
5 4 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (3.85%) Web Services
6 2 (1.92%) CSS
6 2 (1.92%) CSS3
6 2 (1.92%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.35%) Cyber Warfare
2 5 (4.81%) Cybercrime
2 5 (4.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (4.81%) SCADA
3 4 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.88%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (1.92%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.92%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.92%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.92%) iPad
5 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.92%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.92%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.96%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.65%) Windows
2 34 (32.69%) Linux
3 12 (11.54%) Android
4 9 (8.65%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.77%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.85%) Unix
7 3 (2.88%) Kali Linux
7 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.96%) CentOS
9 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 20 (19.23%) Data Encryption
3 18 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (17.31%) Information Assurance
4 17 (16.35%) User Stories
5 16 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (10.58%) High Availability
7 10 (9.62%) Coaching
7 10 (9.62%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.62%) Scrum
8 9 (8.65%) Information Security
8 9 (8.65%) Multithreading
8 9 (8.65%) Test Automation
9 8 (7.69%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 8 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
9 8 (7.69%) SIEM
9 8 (7.69%) Threat Intelligence
10 7 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.73%) Ethical Hacking
10 7 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.58%) C
2 31 (29.81%) Python
3 30 (28.85%) C++
4 25 (24.04%) C#
5 23 (22.12%) Bash Shell
6 15 (14.42%) Java
7 13 (12.50%) Korn
8 11 (10.58%) JavaScript
8 11 (10.58%) PHP
8 11 (10.58%) SQL
9 9 (8.65%) Objective-C
10 8 (7.69%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.88%) Perl
12 2 (1.92%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.92%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.96%) R
13 1 (0.96%) Ruby
13 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.96%) XAML
Qualifications
1 56 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 29 (27.88%) SC Cleared
3 27 (25.96%) DV Cleared
4 24 (23.08%) CISSP
5 19 (18.27%) GIAC
6 16 (15.38%) CCNA
6 16 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (15.38%) Linux+ Certification
6 16 (15.38%) MCSE
6 16 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
6 16 (15.38%) SANS
6 16 (15.38%) SSCP
7 15 (14.42%) CompTIA Security+
8 10 (9.62%) Degree
9 6 (5.77%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (5.77%) CISM
10 5 (4.81%) ISACA
11 3 (2.88%) CHECK Team Member
12 2 (1.92%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.81%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.92%) COBIT
3 2 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.92%) ISO 22301
3 2 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.96%) GDPR
4 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (10.58%) NFS
1 11 (10.58%) Samba
1 11 (10.58%) VMware ESXi
1 11 (10.58%) VMware NSX
2 7 (6.73%) Docker
2 7 (6.73%) vSphere
3 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.92%) Snort
5 1 (0.96%) XenApp
5 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (16.35%) Puppet
2 11 (10.58%) Ansible
2 11 (10.58%) Nagios
2 11 (10.58%) vCenter Server
3 6 (5.77%) Salt
4 3 (2.88%) Nessus
4 3 (2.88%) Nmap
5 2 (1.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 12 (11.54%) SolarWinds
1 12 (11.54%) VMware
2 11 (10.58%) EMC
2 11 (10.58%) NetApp
3 5 (4.81%) Citrix
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco
4 4 (3.85%) Sophos
4 4 (3.85%) Twitter
5 3 (2.88%) HP
5 3 (2.88%) SAP
6 2 (1.92%) Avaya
7 1 (0.96%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.96%) ESRI
7 1 (0.96%) Google
7 1 (0.96%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.96%) Mitel
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle