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

Cybersecurity
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 23 60
Rank change year-on-year +7 +37 -54
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 238 178 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.41% 10.61% 6.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.54% 11.39% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 220 148 78
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £34,925 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,750 £68,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% -5.00%

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 1,637 1,563 1,534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 92.23% 93.15% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,236 1,277 1,239
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £66,250 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 August 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 August 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
Cheltenham +19 46 £47,500 -13.64% 15
Gloucester -10 41 £59,500 +19.00% 8
Tewkesbury +12 21 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Cybersecurity
South West

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 131 (55.04%) C
2 105 (44.12%) Linux
3 95 (39.92%) Security Cleared
4 93 (39.08%) Software Engineering
5 77 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (28.15%) C++
7 56 (23.53%) Big Data
8 55 (23.11%) DV Cleared
8 55 (23.11%) Python
9 54 (22.69%) JIRA
9 54 (22.69%) Git (software)
10 53 (22.27%) SC Cleared
10 53 (22.27%) Degree
10 53 (22.27%) Scrum
11 48 (20.17%) TCP/IP
11 48 (20.17%) Kanban
11 48 (20.17%) Bash Shell
11 48 (20.17%) Bitbucket
11 48 (20.17%) git-flow
12 46 (19.33%) Windows
13 45 (18.91%) Apache Spark
13 45 (18.91%) Kafka
14 42 (17.65%) Docker
15 40 (16.81%) OO
16 39 (16.39%) Firewall
17 38 (15.97%) CISSP
18 37 (15.55%) Cisco Certification
18 37 (15.55%) Penetration Testing
18 37 (15.55%) Kubernetes
19 36 (15.13%) OOD

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 45 (18.91%) Apache Spark
2 29 (12.18%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (10.50%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.52%) Confluence
5 1 (0.42%) IIS
5 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 34 (14.29%) AWS
2 33 (13.87%) Azure
3 25 (10.50%) GCP
3 25 (10.50%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.68%) SaaS
5 3 (1.26%) Office 365
6 2 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.84%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.84%) Serverless
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (20.17%) TCP/IP
2 39 (16.39%) Firewall
3 30 (12.61%) Network Security
4 24 (10.08%) HTTPS
5 18 (7.56%) Internet
6 16 (6.72%) DNS
7 13 (5.46%) VPN
8 8 (3.36%) DHCP
9 7 (2.94%) LAN
9 7 (2.94%) MPLS
9 7 (2.94%) SSH
10 6 (2.52%) OSPF
10 6 (2.52%) VLAN
11 5 (2.10%) VSAN
12 4 (1.68%) BGP
12 4 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.68%) IPsec
12 4 (1.68%) OpenVPN
12 4 (1.68%) RSVP
12 4 (1.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (23.53%) Big Data
2 21 (8.82%) Apache Hive
2 21 (8.82%) Impala
3 4 (1.68%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.68%) MySQL
4 3 (1.26%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.26%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 54 (22.69%) Git (software)
1 54 (22.69%) JIRA
2 48 (20.17%) Bitbucket
2 48 (20.17%) git-flow
3 23 (9.66%) Bitbucket Server
4 8 (3.36%) Selenium
5 6 (2.52%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.68%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.68%) JUnit
6 4 (1.68%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.68%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (1.26%) JMeter
8 2 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.84%) CodeSonar
8 2 (0.84%) Robot Framework
8 2 (0.84%) Subversion
8 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.42%) Appium
9 1 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.42%) TestRail
General
1 16 (6.72%) Finance
1 16 (6.72%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.20%) Electronics
2 10 (4.20%) Games
2 10 (4.20%) Public Sector
3 9 (3.78%) Banking
3 9 (3.78%) Military
3 9 (3.78%) Retail
4 8 (3.36%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.52%) Marketing
6 4 (1.68%) Publishing
7 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 71 (29.83%) Consultant
2 37 (15.55%) Analyst
3 31 (13.03%) Software Engineer
4 28 (11.76%) Software Consultant
5 22 (9.24%) Test Engineer
6 21 (8.82%) C++ Consultant
6 21 (8.82%) Security Analyst
7 20 (8.40%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 18 (7.56%) Data Consultant
9 17 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
9 17 (7.14%) Developer
10 16 (6.72%) Architect
10 16 (6.72%) Junior
10 16 (6.72%) Junior Analyst
10 16 (6.72%) Junior Security Analyst
11 14 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (5.46%) Data Scientist
12 13 (5.46%) Project Manager
13 11 (4.62%) C Software Engineer
13 11 (4.62%) C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (18.91%) Kafka
2 30 (12.61%) .NET
3 27 (11.34%) ASP.NET
3 27 (11.34%) Node.js
3 27 (11.34%) REST
4 26 (10.92%) AngularJS
4 26 (10.92%) Spring
4 26 (10.92%) Spring MVC
5 25 (10.50%) React
5 25 (10.50%) Vue.js
6 24 (10.08%) GraphQL
7 21 (8.82%) Elastic Stack
8 9 (3.78%) STL
9 6 (2.52%) Yocto
10 5 (2.10%) J2EE
10 5 (2.10%) XML
11 4 (1.68%) HTML
12 3 (1.26%) CSS
12 3 (1.26%) Django
12 3 (1.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 27 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (8.82%) Analytical Mindset
4 18 (7.56%) Cybercrime
5 15 (6.30%) Cyber Warfare
6 14 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
7 13 (5.46%) Cyberthreat
8 12 (5.04%) Cyberattack
9 10 (4.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 9 (3.78%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (2.52%) Device Driver
12 5 (2.10%) Data Centre
12 5 (2.10%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (1.68%) ASIC
13 4 (1.68%) Blog
13 4 (1.68%) Management Information System
14 3 (1.26%) CESG
14 3 (1.26%) Raspberry Pi
15 2 (0.84%) User Experience
16 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 105 (44.12%) Linux
2 46 (19.33%) Windows
3 30 (12.61%) Android
3 30 (12.61%) Apple iOS
4 15 (6.30%) Unix
5 14 (5.88%) CentOS
6 13 (5.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.20%) Ubuntu
8 6 (2.52%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (2.10%) Fedora
10 4 (1.68%) Debian
11 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (39.08%) Software Engineering
2 77 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (22.27%) Scrum
4 48 (20.17%) Kanban
5 40 (16.81%) OO
6 37 (15.55%) Penetration Testing
7 36 (15.13%) OOD
8 35 (14.71%) Test Automation
9 29 (12.18%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (12.18%) Waterfall
10 28 (11.76%) Systems Engineering
11 27 (11.34%) Ethical Hacking
11 27 (11.34%) Reverse Engineering
12 26 (10.92%) API Design
12 26 (10.92%) Machine Learning
12 26 (10.92%) MVC
13 24 (10.08%) Cryptography
13 24 (10.08%) Visualisation
14 23 (9.66%) Information Security
15 21 (8.82%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 131 (55.04%) C
2 67 (28.15%) C++
3 55 (23.11%) Python
4 48 (20.17%) Bash Shell
5 33 (13.87%) Embedded C
6 31 (13.03%) Embedded C++
7 25 (10.50%) Perl
8 23 (9.66%) Java
9 22 (9.24%) C#
9 22 (9.24%) R
10 13 (5.46%) JavaScript
10 13 (5.46%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.94%) SQL
12 6 (2.52%) PHP
13 5 (2.10%) VB
14 4 (1.68%) Ruby
15 3 (1.26%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.26%) Scala
16 1 (0.42%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.42%) Go
Qualifications
1 95 (39.92%) Security Cleared
2 55 (23.11%) DV Cleared
3 53 (22.27%) Degree
3 53 (22.27%) SC Cleared
4 38 (15.97%) CISSP
5 37 (15.55%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (13.87%) CCNA
7 29 (12.18%) CompTIA Security+
7 29 (12.18%) GIAC
7 29 (12.18%) Network+ Certification
7 29 (12.18%) SSCP
8 25 (10.50%) MCSE
8 25 (10.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (10.08%) Linux+ Certification
9 24 (10.08%) SANS
10 14 (5.88%) CISM
11 13 (5.46%) APMP
11 13 (5.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (3.36%) CCNP
13 5 (2.10%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (17.65%) Docker
2 21 (8.82%) Apache Flume
3 12 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.20%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (3.36%) VirtualBox
6 5 (2.10%) NFS
6 5 (2.10%) Samba
6 5 (2.10%) Xen
7 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.84%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (15.55%) Kubernetes
2 21 (8.82%) Oozie
3 14 (5.88%) QRadar
4 13 (5.46%) Puppet
5 11 (4.62%) Ansible
6 5 (2.10%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (2.10%) Nagios
6 5 (2.10%) OpenNMS
6 5 (2.10%) SCCM
6 5 (2.10%) vCenter Server
6 5 (2.10%) vRealize
6 5 (2.10%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.26%) Kibana
8 2 (0.84%) Salt
9 1 (0.42%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.42%) logstash
9 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (14.71%) Splunk
2 33 (13.87%) Google
3 18 (7.56%) Microsoft
4 16 (6.72%) VMware
5 15 (6.30%) LogRhythm
6 13 (5.46%) Cisco
7 8 (3.36%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.94%) Apple
9 6 (2.52%) Dell
9 6 (2.52%) SAP
10 5 (2.10%) Cloudera
10 5 (2.10%) EMC
10 5 (2.10%) Hortonworks
10 5 (2.10%) HP
10 5 (2.10%) NetApp
10 5 (2.10%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.68%) Juniper
12 3 (1.26%) BT
12 3 (1.26%) Oracle
13 1 (0.42%) Citrix