Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Cyber Essentials PLUS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials PLUS over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials PLUS
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 318 337 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 - -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.052% 0.010% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.43% 0.085% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
South West median annual salary £75,000 £20,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +265.85% - -
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £49,880
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.29% +6.13%

Cyber Essentials PLUS 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 West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,162 1,179 1,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.99% 11.70% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 859 870 954
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,475 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials PLUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials PLUS in the South West

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS in the South West.

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials PLUS in the South West

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS in the South West over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials PLUS in the South West

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Wiltshire - 3 £75,000 -
Devon - 2 £45,000 -
Cyber Essentials PLUS
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS 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 West region with a requirement for Cyber Essentials PLUS.

1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) GDPR
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Threat Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (60.00%) Remediation Plan
2 3 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (60.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Information Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Security Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Support Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Remediation Plan
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Threat Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) ISMS
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Storage Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (100.00%) GDPR
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Apple