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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 37 57 69
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +12
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 29 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.32% 2.04% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.22% 2.56% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 1
Median daily rate £499 £450 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £68.00 -
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
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
556 665 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.86% 79.83% 77.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 388 437
Median daily rate £410 £390 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 20
Median hourly rate £11.25 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £40.00 £15.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 30 (61.22%) CISSP
2 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
3 22 (44.90%) Ethical Hacking
4 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
4 19 (38.78%) Citrix
5 17 (34.69%) Internet
5 17 (34.69%) Oracle
5 17 (34.69%) Firewall
6 16 (32.65%) FTP
6 16 (32.65%) SC Cleared
7 15 (30.61%) Windows
8 14 (28.57%) Information Assurance
8 14 (28.57%) CEH
8 14 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
9 13 (26.53%) Security Operations
9 13 (26.53%) CESG
9 13 (26.53%) ISMS
9 13 (26.53%) Risk Management
10 12 (24.49%) Information Security
10 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
10 12 (24.49%) Intrusion Detection
10 12 (24.49%) Security Operations Centre
11 11 (22.45%) Cryptography
11 11 (22.45%) IPsec
12 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (20.41%) Client/Server
12 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
12 10 (20.41%) SMTP
12 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
12 10 (20.41%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 7 (14.29%) ProjectWise
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) Firewall
1 17 (34.69%) Internet
2 16 (32.65%) FTP
3 12 (24.49%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (22.45%) IPsec
5 10 (20.41%) SMTP
6 9 (18.37%) SSH
7 7 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (14.29%) DNS
7 7 (14.29%) NetScaler
7 7 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
7 7 (14.29%) SSL
7 7 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Analyst
2 13 (26.53%) Security Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 7 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Consultant
4 6 (12.24%) Security Advisor
4 6 (12.24%) Security Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Information Assurance Leader
5 5 (10.20%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Security Operations Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) SOC Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Information Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Security Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Junior
8 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) CESG
2 12 (24.49%) Security Operations Centre
3 11 (22.45%) Cryptography
4 10 (20.41%) Client/Server
5 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
6 6 (12.24%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
7 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.04%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Vista
3 9 (18.37%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Ethical Hacking
2 14 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 13 (26.53%) ISMS
3 13 (26.53%) Risk Management
3 13 (26.53%) Security Operations
4 12 (24.49%) Information Security
5 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (20.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (18.37%) OWASP
6 9 (18.37%) Patch Management
6 9 (18.37%) Project Management
7 8 (16.33%) Fuzz Testing
7 8 (16.33%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (14.29%) B2B
8 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 7 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 7 (14.29%) Migration
8 7 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) C#
1 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
1 6 (12.24%) Python
1 6 (12.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (61.22%) CISSP
2 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
3 16 (32.65%) SC Cleared
4 14 (28.57%) CEH
4 14 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
5 7 (14.29%) GCIH
6 6 (12.24%) CISM
6 6 (12.24%) GCIA
6 6 (12.24%) GIAC
7 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
8 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.04%) Degree
9 1 (2.04%) GSAE
9 1 (2.04%) ISEB
9 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
9 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (2.04%) MCSE
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) RMADS
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.37%) Sendmail
3 7 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (4.08%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) QRadar
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Citrix
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.69%) Oracle
3 7 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 7 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 7 (14.29%) Cisco
3 7 (14.29%) F5
3 7 (14.29%) IronPort
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
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