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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 28 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +7
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 33 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.97% 1.78% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.19% 2.22% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 4
Median daily rate £500 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £425 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £589
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.55% +5.88%
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
533 677 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.27% 80.40% 79.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 417 440
Median daily rate £423 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 33 (56.90%) CISSP
2 27 (46.55%) Firewall
3 26 (44.83%) Security Cleared
4 25 (43.10%) Ethical Hacking
5 23 (39.66%) Security Operations
6 22 (37.93%) Security Operations Centre
6 22 (37.93%) Intrusion Detection
7 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 20 (34.48%) Citrix
8 19 (32.76%) SC Cleared
9 18 (31.03%) Internet
9 18 (31.03%) Oracle
10 17 (29.31%) Windows
10 17 (29.31%) FTP
11 16 (27.59%) Information Assurance
12 15 (25.86%) CEH
12 15 (25.86%) CESG Certified Professional
13 14 (24.14%) CESG
14 13 (22.41%) ISMS
14 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
14 13 (22.41%) Mentoring
15 12 (20.69%) Information Security
15 12 (20.69%) IPsec
15 12 (20.69%) Risk Management
15 12 (20.69%) Cryptography
15 12 (20.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 11 (18.97%) Windows Vista
16 11 (18.97%) Client/Server
16 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
16 11 (18.97%) 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 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.07%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
1 7 (12.07%) ProjectWise
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (46.55%) Firewall
2 22 (37.93%) Intrusion Detection
3 18 (31.03%) Internet
4 17 (29.31%) FTP
5 12 (20.69%) IPsec
6 11 (18.97%) SMTP
7 10 (17.24%) SSH
8 7 (12.07%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (12.07%) DNS
8 7 (12.07%) NetScaler
8 7 (12.07%) Reverse Proxy
8 7 (12.07%) SSL
8 7 (12.07%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
1 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Security Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) SOC Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Consultant
4 10 (17.24%) Security Consultant
5 8 (13.79%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 7 (12.07%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Project Manager
6 7 (12.07%) SOC Consultant
7 6 (10.34%) Information Assurance Leader
7 6 (10.34%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Security Advisor
7 6 (10.34%) Security Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Information Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Security Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Junior
9 2 (3.45%) Report Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.93%) Security Operations Centre
2 14 (24.14%) CESG
3 12 (20.69%) Cryptography
4 11 (18.97%) Client/Server
5 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
6 6 (10.34%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
7 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.72%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Windows
2 11 (18.97%) Windows Vista
3 10 (17.24%) Unix
4 3 (5.17%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.45%) Kali Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Linux
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Ethical Hacking
2 23 (39.66%) Security Operations
3 16 (27.59%) Information Assurance
4 13 (22.41%) ISMS
4 13 (22.41%) Mentoring
5 12 (20.69%) Information Security
5 12 (20.69%) Risk Management
5 12 (20.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 10 (17.24%) OWASP
6 10 (17.24%) Patch Management
7 9 (15.52%) Fuzz Testing
7 9 (15.52%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (15.52%) Project Management
7 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.07%) B2B
8 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
8 7 (12.07%) Data Migration
8 7 (12.07%) Migration
8 7 (12.07%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (6.90%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) C#
1 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
1 6 (10.34%) Python
1 6 (10.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (56.90%) CISSP
2 26 (44.83%) Security Cleared
3 19 (32.76%) SC Cleared
4 15 (25.86%) CEH
4 15 (25.86%) CESG Certified Professional
5 8 (13.79%) GCIH
6 7 (12.07%) GIAC
7 6 (10.34%) CISM
7 6 (10.34%) GCIA
8 5 (8.62%) DV Cleared
9 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.72%) Degree
10 1 (1.72%) GCFA
10 1 (1.72%) GSAE
10 1 (1.72%) ISEB
10 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (1.72%) MCSE
10 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) RMADS
2 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.24%) Sendmail
3 7 (12.07%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Nessus
2 1 (1.72%) QRadar
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Citrix
1 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (31.03%) Oracle
3 7 (12.07%) Blue Coat
3 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
3 7 (12.07%) Cisco
3 7 (12.07%) F5
3 7 (12.07%) IronPort
4 1 (1.72%) SAP
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