The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 44 57 69
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 12 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.97% 1.21% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.55% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 6
Median daily rate £475 £363 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £243 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £510
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £42.00 £56.25
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -25.33%
Cybersecurity
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
514 711 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.54% 78.22% 79.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 352 422
Median daily rate £438 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 32
Median hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £19.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 33 (60.00%) CISSP
2 25 (45.45%) Ethical Hacking
2 25 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 24 (43.64%) Firewall
4 22 (40.00%) CEH
4 22 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 21 (38.18%) Security Operations
5 21 (38.18%) Security Operations Centre
6 20 (36.36%) Windows
7 18 (32.73%) SC Cleared
8 16 (29.09%) Information Assurance
8 16 (29.09%) Risk Management
8 16 (29.09%) Information Security
9 15 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
9 15 (27.27%) CESG
9 15 (27.27%) CESG Certified Professional
10 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
11 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
11 13 (23.64%) Unix
11 13 (23.64%) GIAC
11 13 (23.64%) Cryptography
12 12 (21.82%) Patch Management
12 12 (21.82%) IPsec
13 11 (20.00%) Citrix
13 11 (20.00%) OWASP
13 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
14 10 (18.18%) ISMS
15 9 (16.36%) CISM
15 9 (16.36%) GCIH
15 9 (16.36%) SMTP

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (43.64%) Firewall
2 22 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (21.82%) IPsec
4 9 (16.36%) SMTP
5 8 (14.55%) FTP
5 8 (14.55%) Internet
5 8 (14.55%) SSH
6 2 (3.64%) Network Security
7 1 (1.82%) DMZ
7 1 (1.82%) LAN
7 1 (1.82%) NAS
7 1 (1.82%) SAN
7 1 (1.82%) WAN
7 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Back Office
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Analyst
2 16 (29.09%) Security Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) SOC Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) Information Assurance Leader
5 10 (18.18%) Consultant
6 8 (14.55%) Architect
6 8 (14.55%) Security Consultant
7 6 (10.91%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Security Operations Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 5 (9.09%) Security Architect
8 5 (9.09%) SOC Consultant
9 4 (7.27%) Security Advisor
10 2 (3.64%) Junior Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Junior Security Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Report Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) SIEM Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) SOC Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.18%) Security Operations Centre
2 15 (27.27%) CESG
3 13 (23.64%) Cryptography
4 9 (16.36%) Client/Server
4 9 (16.36%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
6 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.64%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Unix
3 8 (14.55%) Windows Vista
4 3 (5.45%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.64%) Kali Linux
5 2 (3.64%) Linux
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Ethical Hacking
2 21 (38.18%) Security Operations
3 16 (29.09%) Information Assurance
3 16 (29.09%) Information Security
3 16 (29.09%) Risk Management
4 15 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (21.82%) Patch Management
6 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (20.00%) OWASP
7 10 (18.18%) ISMS
8 9 (16.36%) Fuzz Testing
8 9 (16.36%) Security Testing
8 9 (16.36%) SIEM
9 8 (14.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (9.09%) Business Continuity
10 5 (9.09%) ITIL
10 5 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (7.27%) Computer Forensics
11 4 (7.27%) Service Management
11 4 (7.27%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) C#
1 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
1 8 (14.55%) Python
1 8 (14.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (60.00%) CISSP
2 25 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 22 (40.00%) CEH
4 18 (32.73%) SC Cleared
5 15 (27.27%) CESG Certified Professional
6 13 (23.64%) GIAC
7 9 (16.36%) CISM
7 9 (16.36%) GCIH
8 8 (14.55%) GCIA
9 6 (10.91%) DV Cleared
10 4 (7.27%) CLAS
10 4 (7.27%) SANS
11 2 (3.64%) CREST Certified
11 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (3.64%) OSCP
11 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (1.82%) Degree
12 1 (1.82%) GCFA
12 1 (1.82%) MCSE
12 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) RMADS
2 6 (10.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.82%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.55%) Sendmail
3 2 (3.64%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) Citrix
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.82%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.82%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.82%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.82%) Qualys
5 1 (1.82%) Splunk
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