The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 104 156 203
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +47
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 128 70 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.51% 1.28% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 1.52% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 101 46 21
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Cybersecurity
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4319 4606 4452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 84.59% 84.16% 82.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3509 3351 3193
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Berkshire region.

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in Berkshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +36 70 £57,500 -8.00% 11
Bracknell +13 11 £51,250 -31.66% 5
Maidenhead -24 5 £30,000 -53.84%
Slough +2 3 £57,500 - 2
Windsor - 3 - -
Newbury - 1 £60,000 - 1
Cybersecurity
South East

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cybersecurity.

1 67 (32.21%) Security Cleared
2 59 (28.37%) SC Cleared
3 51 (24.52%) CISSP
4 49 (23.56%) SIEM
5 46 (22.12%) Linux
6 42 (20.19%) Degree
7 40 (19.23%) Python
8 38 (18.27%) Security Architecture
9 37 (17.79%) C++
10 33 (15.87%) Information Security
11 32 (15.38%) Computer Science
12 31 (14.90%) Finance
13 30 (14.42%) Windows
14 27 (12.98%) Node.js
14 27 (12.98%) SANS
15 25 (12.02%) Cisco
15 25 (12.02%) Data Management
15 25 (12.02%) CEH
16 23 (11.06%) Network Security
16 23 (11.06%) Threat Analysis
17 22 (10.58%) Security Operations
17 22 (10.58%) CISM
17 22 (10.58%) JavaScript
18 21 (10.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 20 (9.62%) Reverse Engineering
19 20 (9.62%) TCP/IP
20 19 (9.13%) Cisco Certification
20 19 (9.13%) Ruby
20 19 (9.13%) Endace
20 19 (9.13%) LogRhythm

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cybersecurity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (12.98%) Node.js
2 16 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.92%) nginx
4 2 (0.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.96%) MS Office
2 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.29%) SaaS
3 4 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.96%) Heroku
4 2 (0.96%) Office 365
5 1 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.06%) Network Security
2 20 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 16 (7.69%) Firewall
4 13 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (5.29%) Internet
6 7 (3.37%) HTTP
6 7 (3.37%) SSL
6 7 (3.37%) Wireshark
7 6 (2.88%) DNS
7 6 (2.88%) SMTP
8 5 (2.40%) IPsec
8 5 (2.40%) LAN
8 5 (2.40%) VPN
8 5 (2.40%) WAN
9 4 (1.92%) SAN
10 3 (1.44%) DHCP
10 3 (1.44%) FTP
10 3 (1.44%) HTTPS
10 3 (1.44%) SSH
11 2 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.65%) NoSQL
1 18 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.21%) Big Data
3 4 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.44%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.96%) Redis
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.96%) Burp Suite
2 2 (0.96%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.48%) FindBugs
3 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.48%) sqlmap
General
1 31 (14.90%) Finance
2 10 (4.81%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.40%) German Language
4 4 (1.92%) Banking
5 3 (1.44%) Marketing
6 2 (0.96%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (27.40%) Consultant
2 55 (26.44%) Security Consultant
3 27 (12.98%) Analyst
4 24 (11.54%) Architect
4 24 (11.54%) Security Architect
5 23 (11.06%) Developer
5 23 (11.06%) Security Engineer
6 19 (9.13%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 17 (8.17%) Python Developer
7 17 (8.17%) Security Analyst
8 16 (7.69%) C++ Developer
9 14 (6.73%) Network Engineer
10 13 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Architect
10 13 (6.25%) Sales Executive
11 12 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (5.77%) Support Engineer
12 11 (5.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 11 (5.29%) IT Consultant
12 11 (5.29%) IT Security Consultant
13 10 (4.81%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.65%) AngularJS
2 12 (5.77%) Regular Expression
3 10 (4.81%) ZeroMQ
4 7 (3.37%) .NET
5 6 (2.88%) HTML
6 4 (1.92%) CSS
6 4 (1.92%) HTML5
7 3 (1.44%) RFC 2822
8 2 (0.96%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.96%) CGI
8 2 (0.96%) ELK Stack
8 2 (0.96%) Flash
8 2 (0.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.65%) PKI
3 16 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
4 10 (4.81%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.33%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (2.40%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (1.92%) SCADA
8 3 (1.44%) Blog
9 2 (0.96%) CESG
9 2 (0.96%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.96%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.48%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 46 (22.12%) Linux
2 30 (14.42%) Windows
3 14 (6.73%) Windows Server
4 11 (5.29%) CentOS
5 8 (3.85%) Unix
6 3 (1.44%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (23.56%) SIEM
2 38 (18.27%) Security Architecture
3 33 (15.87%) Information Security
4 25 (12.02%) Data Management
5 23 (11.06%) Threat Analysis
6 22 (10.58%) Security Operations
7 20 (9.62%) Reverse Engineering
8 19 (9.13%) Malware Analysis
9 18 (8.65%) Presales
10 17 (8.17%) Data Protection
10 17 (8.17%) Open Source
11 16 (7.69%) Identity Management
12 15 (7.21%) DevOps
13 12 (5.77%) Identity Access Management
14 11 (5.29%) Data Analysis
15 10 (4.81%) Mentoring
15 10 (4.81%) Penetration Testing
16 9 (4.33%) Risk Assessment
16 9 (4.33%) Software Engineering
17 8 (3.85%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (19.23%) Python
2 37 (17.79%) C++
3 22 (10.58%) JavaScript
4 19 (9.13%) Ruby
5 16 (7.69%) C
6 15 (7.21%) Perl
7 14 (6.73%) Java
8 13 (6.25%) SQL
9 12 (5.77%) C#
10 6 (2.88%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.40%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.44%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.44%) PHP
12 3 (1.44%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.44%) VB
12 3 (1.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (32.21%) Security Cleared
2 59 (28.37%) SC Cleared
3 51 (24.52%) CISSP
4 42 (20.19%) Degree
5 27 (12.98%) SANS
6 25 (12.02%) CEH
7 22 (10.58%) CISM
8 19 (9.13%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (7.69%) CCNA
10 12 (5.77%) CLAS
10 12 (5.77%) DV Cleared
11 11 (5.29%) CISA
12 8 (3.85%) CESG Certified Professional
13 4 (1.92%) GCFA
13 4 (1.92%) GREM
14 3 (1.44%) CCNP
14 3 (1.44%) CEPT
14 3 (1.44%) CHFI
14 3 (1.44%) GCFE
14 3 (1.44%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 7 (3.37%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.92%) SLA
5 3 (1.44%) HIPAA
5 3 (1.44%) ISO27002
5 3 (1.44%) RMADS
6 1 (0.48%) COBIT
6 1 (0.48%) FISMA
6 1 (0.48%) QA
6 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (6.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.96%) Docker
2 2 (0.96%) Snort
2 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (9.13%) Endace
2 8 (3.85%) Nessus
3 6 (2.88%) EnCase
3 6 (2.88%) Nmap
4 3 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.96%) Kibana
5 2 (0.96%) logstash
6 1 (0.48%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 25 (12.02%) Cisco
2 19 (9.13%) LogRhythm
3 15 (7.21%) Splunk
4 11 (5.29%) VMware
5 9 (4.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.85%) Fortinet
7 6 (2.88%) ArcSight
7 6 (2.88%) Trend Micro
8 5 (2.40%) Juniper
9 4 (1.92%) Intel
9 4 (1.92%) Symantec
10 3 (1.44%) Qualys
11 2 (0.96%) Forcepoint
11 2 (0.96%) HP
11 2 (0.96%) Nokia
11 2 (0.96%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.48%) Apple
12 1 (0.48%) Citrix
12 1 (0.48%) SAP
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + pension + car allowance +bonus
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Bracknell
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Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
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Bracknell
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
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Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + pension + car allowance +bonus
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
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Slough
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Slough
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