Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Cyber Essentials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials
England > South West
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 329 340 348
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials 8 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.078% 0.046% 0.043%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.68% 0.41% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
South West median annual salary £49,750 £30,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.83% -42.86% -
10th Percentile £26,600 £30,000 £44,250
90th Percentile £73,650 £63,000 £59,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% -

Cyber Essentials 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 1170 1214 1478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.42% 11.23% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 888 982 1216
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,150 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Cyber Essentials
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials in the South West

Cyber Essentials
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials in the South West

Cyber Essentials
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in the South West over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials in the South West

Cyber Essentials
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 within the South West region over the 6 months to 14 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
Devon - 3 £49,500 -
Gloucestershire +32 2 £73,500 -13.53%
Somerset -1 1 £57,500 +91.67%
Dorset - 1 £20,500 -
Cyber Essentials
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials 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 South West region with a requirement for Cyber Essentials.

1 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) CISM
3 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Security Management
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Legal
5 2 (25.00%) GIAC
5 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) COBIT
5 2 (25.00%) ISO 22301
5 2 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
6 1 (12.50%) Compliance Audit
6 1 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (12.50%) NIST 800
6 1 (12.50%) ModSecurity
6 1 (12.50%) Presales
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Product Management
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

Cyber Essentials
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:

General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Head of Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Head of IT
1 2 (25.00%) Head of IT Security
1 2 (25.00%) Head of Security
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Governance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Software Compliance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Implementation Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Assurance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (25.00%) GIAC
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) CISA
4 1 (12.50%) CISMP
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (25.00%) COBIT
3 2 (25.00%) ISO 22301
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (12.50%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) VMware