Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 61 13
Rank change year-on-year +45 -48 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 176 80 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 11.67% 5.51% 16.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.75% 6.10% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 123 64 290
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -8.86% +9.72%
10th Percentile £35,200 £32,000 £32,375
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,400 £65,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -

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 1,380 1,311 2,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.51% 90.23% 92.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,051 1,071 1,709
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +27 59 £47,500 -9.52% 17
Cheltenham +12 40 £55,000 +15.79% 13
Cirencester +12 3 £80,000 +124.09%
Tewkesbury -5 2 £54,500 +24.57% 3
Cybersecurity
South West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 103 (58.52%) Security Cleared
2 76 (43.18%) DV Cleared
2 76 (43.18%) Software Engineering
3 71 (40.34%) C
4 67 (38.07%) Python
5 64 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (35.23%) Java
7 61 (34.66%) C++
8 52 (29.55%) C#
9 50 (28.41%) Windows
10 45 (25.57%) Linux
10 45 (25.57%) Systems Engineering
11 43 (24.43%) JavaScript
12 42 (23.86%) Big Data
13 40 (22.73%) SC Cleared
14 39 (22.16%) Test Automation
15 35 (19.89%) Reverse Engineering
16 34 (19.32%) Android
16 34 (19.32%) SDLC
17 33 (18.75%) Coaching
17 33 (18.75%) Information Security
17 33 (18.75%) CISSP
18 31 (17.61%) Degree
19 30 (17.05%) GIAC
19 30 (17.05%) Bash Shell
20 29 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
21 28 (15.91%) JIRA
21 28 (15.91%) User Stories
22 27 (15.34%) Objective-C
22 27 (15.34%) Firewall

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 12 (6.82%) Apache Pig
2 10 (5.68%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.14%) Confluence
6 1 (0.57%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.34%) Firewall
2 24 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 23 (13.07%) SSL
4 20 (11.36%) HTTP
5 11 (6.25%) SNMP
6 10 (5.68%) Network Security
7 8 (4.55%) FCoE
7 8 (4.55%) HTTPS
8 4 (2.27%) AMQP
8 4 (2.27%) Ethernet
8 4 (2.27%) IPsec
8 4 (2.27%) VPN
9 3 (1.70%) IPv4
9 3 (1.70%) IPv6
9 3 (1.70%) SSH
9 3 (1.70%) VLAN
9 3 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.14%) Internet
10 2 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (1.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (23.86%) Big Data
2 14 (7.95%) Hadoop
2 14 (7.95%) MySQL
2 14 (7.95%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.82%) Apache Hive
4 3 (1.70%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.70%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.57%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 28 (15.91%) JIRA
2 19 (10.80%) Bitbucket
2 19 (10.80%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.80%) Selenium
3 18 (10.23%) git-flow
4 14 (7.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (7.95%) CodeSonar
4 14 (7.95%) Robot Framework
5 8 (4.55%) IDA Disassembler
5 8 (4.55%) Redmine
6 5 (2.84%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.84%) OllyDbg
7 3 (1.70%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (1.14%) GDB
9 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.57%) JMeter
9 1 (0.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 23 (13.07%) Finance
2 19 (10.80%) Games
3 17 (9.66%) Law
4 12 (6.82%) Electronics
5 10 (5.68%) Military
6 9 (5.11%) Marketing
7 7 (3.98%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.27%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.14%) Banking
10 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (28.41%) Software Engineer
2 21 (11.93%) Test Engineer
3 16 (9.09%) Consultant
3 16 (9.09%) Developer
4 15 (8.52%) Systems Engineer
5 12 (6.82%) Graduate
5 12 (6.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 11 (6.25%) Architect
6 11 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 11 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (5.68%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (5.68%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (5.68%) Trainer
8 9 (5.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 9 (5.11%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.11%) Security Consultant
8 9 (5.11%) Security Engineer
9 8 (4.55%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.64%) Node.js
2 22 (12.50%) J2EE
2 22 (12.50%) Java EE
3 20 (11.36%) HTML
4 18 (10.23%) Django
5 17 (9.66%) .NET
5 17 (9.66%) REST
5 17 (9.66%) STL
6 16 (9.09%) XML
7 15 (8.52%) Hibernate
7 15 (8.52%) Spring
8 14 (7.95%) .NET Framework
8 14 (7.95%) AngularJS
8 14 (7.95%) ASP.NET
8 14 (7.95%) EJB
8 14 (7.95%) LAMP
8 14 (7.95%) RabbitMQ
8 14 (7.95%) SOAP
8 14 (7.95%) Spring MVC
9 9 (5.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.66%) Cybercrime
2 14 (7.95%) Cyber Defence
3 12 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.82%) Cyberattack
4 10 (5.68%) iPhone
5 6 (3.41%) Social Media
6 5 (2.84%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.84%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.27%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.70%) CESG
8 3 (1.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (1.70%) PKI
8 3 (1.70%) Replication
9 2 (1.14%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.14%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (1.14%) Cyber Warfare
9 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 50 (28.41%) Windows
2 45 (25.57%) Linux
3 34 (19.32%) Android
4 24 (13.64%) Apple iOS
5 14 (7.95%) Mac OS X
6 12 (6.82%) Unix
7 11 (6.25%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.70%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.57%) CentOS
9 1 (0.57%) Fedora
9 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (43.18%) Software Engineering
2 64 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (25.57%) Systems Engineering
4 39 (22.16%) Test Automation
5 35 (19.89%) Reverse Engineering
6 34 (19.32%) SDLC
7 33 (18.75%) Coaching
7 33 (18.75%) Information Security
8 29 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (15.91%) User Stories
10 25 (14.20%) Penetration Testing
10 25 (14.20%) Scrum
11 24 (13.64%) Mentoring
12 20 (11.36%) Line Management
12 20 (11.36%) Visualisation
13 19 (10.80%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (10.23%) Ethical Hacking
14 18 (10.23%) Information Assurance
14 18 (10.23%) Kanban
15 17 (9.66%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 71 (40.34%) C
2 67 (38.07%) Python
3 62 (35.23%) Java
4 61 (34.66%) C++
5 52 (29.55%) C#
6 43 (24.43%) JavaScript
7 30 (17.05%) Bash Shell
8 27 (15.34%) Objective-C
9 20 (11.36%) PowerShell
10 16 (9.09%) Perl
11 15 (8.52%) SQL
12 12 (6.82%) PHP
13 9 (5.11%) Ruby
14 8 (4.55%) Korn
15 7 (3.98%) Embedded C
15 7 (3.98%) Embedded C++
16 4 (2.27%) Shell Script
17 3 (1.70%) Rust
17 3 (1.70%) VB
18 2 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 103 (58.52%) Security Cleared
2 76 (43.18%) DV Cleared
3 40 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 33 (18.75%) CISSP
5 31 (17.61%) Degree
6 30 (17.05%) GIAC
7 24 (13.64%) CCNA
7 24 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (13.07%) CompTIA Security+
8 23 (13.07%) Linux+ Certification
8 23 (13.07%) MCSE
8 23 (13.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (13.07%) Network+ Certification
8 23 (13.07%) SANS
8 23 (13.07%) SSCP
9 12 (6.82%) Numerate Degree
10 10 (5.68%) DBS Check
11 9 (5.11%) CESG Certified Professional
12 7 (3.98%) CEH
12 7 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.82%) QA
2 5 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.27%) PMO
4 3 (1.70%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.57%) GDPR
6 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (11.36%) Docker
2 18 (10.23%) vSphere
3 14 (7.95%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (4.55%) NFS
4 8 (4.55%) Samba
4 8 (4.55%) VMware NSX
5 4 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.70%) pfSense
7 2 (1.14%) Firmware
7 2 (1.14%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.14%) Xen
8 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (13.64%) Puppet
2 15 (8.52%) Ansible
3 14 (7.95%) Salt
4 10 (5.68%) vCenter Server
5 9 (5.11%) Nagios
6 2 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.14%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.14%) Terraform
7 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.57%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.52%) Cisco
3 12 (6.82%) VMware
4 11 (6.25%) EMC
5 9 (5.11%) Atlassian
5 9 (5.11%) SolarWinds
6 8 (4.55%) NetApp
7 4 (2.27%) SAP
8 3 (1.70%) Juniper
8 3 (1.70%) Oracle
8 3 (1.70%) Splunk
9 1 (0.57%) BT
9 1 (0.57%) Citrix
9 1 (0.57%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.57%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.57%) HP
9 1 (0.57%) Red Hat