Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for GPG13 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GPG13 over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Practice Guide 13 (GPG 13)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 536 539 609
Rank change year-on-year +3 +70 0
Permanent jobs citing GPG13 15 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.050% 0.027% 0.027%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.38% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 6
South East median annual salary £57,500 £33,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.24% -42.61% +21.05%
10th Percentile £32,250 £31,500 £49,375
90th Percentile £63,750 £34,500 £71,875
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year +5.00% -18.37% +28.95%

GPG13 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3,982 3,427 5,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.27% 11.71% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,157 2,710 4,286
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +7.78%

GPG13
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing GPG13 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for GPG13 in the South East

GPG13
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPG13 in the South East.

Salary trend for GPG13 in the South East

GPG13
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GPG13 in the South East over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for GPG13 in the South East

GPG13
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPG13 within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Surrey +19 15 £57,500 +74.24% 1
GPG13
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing GPG13 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 South East region with a requirement for GPG13.

1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
1 14 (93.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 13 (86.67%) VPN
3 11 (73.33%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (66.67%) Cisco
4 10 (66.67%) Firewall
4 10 (66.67%) GDPR
4 10 (66.67%) SIEM
5 9 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (60.00%) COBIT
5 9 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (60.00%) Data Protection
5 9 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
5 9 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
5 9 (60.00%) Public Cloud
5 9 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (53.33%) IPsec
6 8 (53.33%) SSL
6 8 (53.33%) Network Security
6 8 (53.33%) SolarWinds
7 7 (46.67%) NHS
8 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 5 (33.33%) Driving Licence
9 5 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance

GPG13
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) VPN
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) IPsec
3 8 (53.33%) Network Security
3 8 (53.33%) SSL
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Consultant
1 8 (53.33%) Security Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Head of Security
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
1 9 (60.00%) Public Cloud
2 7 (46.67%) NHS
3 5 (33.33%) CESG
3 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) SIEM
3 9 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 9 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
3 9 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
4 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (33.33%) Information Security
4 5 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Data Security
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (33.33%) CCNA
3 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 5 (33.33%) CISA
3 5 (33.33%) CISM
3 5 (33.33%) CISSP
3 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (93.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 10 (66.67%) GDPR
3 9 (60.00%) COBIT
3 9 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) SolarWinds
3 4 (26.67%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.67%) VMware