The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 41 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +5
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 39 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.22% 1.45% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 1.81% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 7
Median daily rate £500 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £486 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.05% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £52.00 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
Cybersecurity
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
754 993 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.51% 80.02% 78.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 576 596
Median daily rate £415 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 41
Median hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £27.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Buckinghamshire region.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +33 35 £500 +11.11% 3
Cybersecurity
South East

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 34 (53.97%) CISSP
2 29 (46.03%) Firewall
3 27 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 25 (39.68%) Security Operations
5 24 (38.10%) Ethical Hacking
6 23 (36.51%) Security Operations Centre
7 22 (34.92%) Intrusion Detection
8 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 21 (33.33%) Citrix
9 20 (31.75%) SC Cleared
10 19 (30.16%) Internet
10 19 (30.16%) Oracle
11 18 (28.57%) FTP
11 18 (28.57%) Information Assurance
12 17 (26.98%) CESG Certified Professional
13 16 (25.40%) CESG
13 16 (25.40%) Windows
13 16 (25.40%) Information Security
14 15 (23.81%) ISMS
15 14 (22.22%) CEH
15 14 (22.22%) Cryptography
15 14 (22.22%) Mentoring
16 13 (20.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 12 (19.05%) IPsec
17 12 (19.05%) Risk Management
17 12 (19.05%) Active Directory
18 11 (17.46%) Client/Server
18 11 (17.46%) MS Exchange
18 11 (17.46%) SMTP
18 11 (17.46%) SQL Server

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 11 (17.46%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) ProjectWise
2 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (46.03%) Firewall
2 22 (34.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 19 (30.16%) Internet
4 18 (28.57%) FTP
5 12 (19.05%) IPsec
6 11 (17.46%) SMTP
7 10 (15.87%) SSH
8 8 (12.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (12.70%) DNS
8 8 (12.70%) NetScaler
8 8 (12.70%) Reverse Proxy
8 8 (12.70%) SSL
8 8 (12.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) JIRA
1 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Analyst
2 14 (22.22%) Consultant
3 13 (20.63%) SOC Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Security Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Security Consultant
5 9 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 9 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 8 (12.70%) SOC Consultant
7 7 (11.11%) Information Assurance Leader
7 7 (11.11%) Security Advisor
8 6 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (9.52%) Security Operations Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) Architect
10 4 (6.35%) Information Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) Information Security Analyst
11 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 3 (4.76%) Security Architect
11 3 (4.76%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (36.51%) Security Operations Centre
2 16 (25.40%) CESG
3 14 (22.22%) Cryptography
4 11 (17.46%) Client/Server
5 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 6 (9.52%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
7 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.59%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.40%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Windows Vista
3 10 (15.87%) Unix
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.17%) Kali Linux
5 2 (3.17%) Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Security Operations
2 24 (38.10%) Ethical Hacking
3 18 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 16 (25.40%) Information Security
5 15 (23.81%) ISMS
6 14 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 13 (20.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 12 (19.05%) Risk Management
9 10 (15.87%) OWASP
9 10 (15.87%) Patch Management
9 10 (15.87%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (15.87%) Project Management
10 9 (14.29%) Fuzz Testing
10 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (12.70%) B2B
11 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
11 8 (12.70%) Data Migration
11 8 (12.70%) Migration
11 8 (12.70%) Security Architecture
12 7 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) C#
1 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
1 5 (7.94%) Python
1 5 (7.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (53.97%) CISSP
2 27 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 20 (31.75%) SC Cleared
4 17 (26.98%) CESG Certified Professional
5 14 (22.22%) CEH
6 7 (11.11%) GCIH
7 6 (9.52%) GIAC
8 5 (7.94%) CISM
8 5 (7.94%) DV Cleared
8 5 (7.94%) GCIA
9 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.59%) Degree
10 1 (1.59%) GCFA
10 1 (1.59%) GSAE
10 1 (1.59%) ISEB
10 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (1.59%) MCSE
10 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) RMADS
2 3 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.87%) Sendmail
3 8 (12.70%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (3.17%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Nessus
2 1 (1.59%) QRadar
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) Citrix
1 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (30.16%) Oracle
3 8 (12.70%) Blue Coat
3 8 (12.70%) CheckPoint
3 8 (12.70%) Cisco
3 8 (12.70%) F5
3 8 (12.70%) IronPort
4 1 (1.59%) SAP
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