Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for SANS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SANS Institute
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 104 112
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8 +17
Permanent jobs citing SANS 12 60 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.84% 2.65% 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.40% 5.56% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 41 35
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £51,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £67,500 £82,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% -15.38% +23.81%

SANS is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 501 1079 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.89% 47.60% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 383 850 621
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,450 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SANS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing SANS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for SANS in Gloucestershire

SANS
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SANS in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for SANS in Gloucestershire

SANS
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SANS in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SANS in Gloucestershire

SANS
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SANS within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 15 December 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 +7 1 £70,000 +7.69%
SANS
South West

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing SANS 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 SANS.

1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) MCSE
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) CISSP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (100.00%) SSCP
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 12 (100.00%) GIAC
1 12 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (91.67%) CompTIA Security+
2 11 (91.67%) Puppet
2 11 (91.67%) Bash Shell
2 11 (91.67%) User Stories
2 11 (91.67%) JIRA
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
4 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
5 7 (58.33%) Korn
5 7 (58.33%) Java EE
5 7 (58.33%) Samba
5 7 (58.33%) Objective-C
5 7 (58.33%) VMware
5 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development

SANS
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 (41.67%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) FCoE
2 7 (58.33%) SNMP
3 4 (33.33%) HTTP
3 4 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Apache Hive
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
1 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) JIRA
2 7 (58.33%) Redmine
3 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 4 (33.33%) CodeSonar
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) git-flow
3 4 (33.33%) Robot Framework
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 5 (41.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Java EE
1 7 (58.33%) STL
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) Django
2 4 (33.33%) LAMP
2 4 (33.33%) Node.js
2 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (33.33%) REST
2 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Android
3 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (91.67%) User Stories
3 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) High Availability
4 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
5 5 (41.67%) Coaching
5 5 (41.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
5 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) API Design
6 4 (33.33%) Kanban
6 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
7 2 (16.67%) V-Model
7 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
2 11 (91.67%) Bash Shell
3 7 (58.33%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Korn
3 7 (58.33%) Objective-C
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) PHP
4 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) CISSP
1 12 (100.00%) GIAC
1 12 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 12 (100.00%) MCSE
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 12 (100.00%) SSCP
2 11 (91.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) NFS
1 7 (58.33%) Samba
1 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (58.33%) VMware NSX
2 4 (33.33%) Docker
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Puppet
2 7 (58.33%) Ansible
2 7 (58.33%) Nagios
2 7 (58.33%) vCenter Server
3 4 (33.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) EMC
1 7 (58.33%) NetApp
1 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft