The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 199 200 184
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 21 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.41% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.55% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 41
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £98,750 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Cyber Security
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
4406 4164 4229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 75.24% 74.38% 74.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2954 3149 3497
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Berkshire

Cyber Security
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Cyber Security
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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 -13 8 £55,000 -
Slough - 2 £87,500 -
Maidenhead -10 1 - -
Cyber Security
South East

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cyber Security 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 Cyber Security.

1 26 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 18 (34.62%) Information Security
4 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
4 15 (28.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (26.92%) PCI DSS
5 14 (26.92%) ITIL
6 11 (21.15%) C
6 11 (21.15%) Security Architecture
7 10 (19.23%) DV Cleared
7 10 (19.23%) Java
7 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
8 9 (17.31%) Finance
8 9 (17.31%) Information Security Management
8 9 (17.31%) Security Management
8 9 (17.31%) Internet
8 9 (17.31%) ISMS
8 9 (17.31%) Data Protection
8 9 (17.31%) SIEM
8 9 (17.31%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (15.38%) HTML5
9 8 (15.38%) HTML
9 8 (15.38%) Device Driver
9 8 (15.38%) CISSP
9 8 (15.38%) Flash
9 8 (15.38%) Windows
10 7 (13.46%) Matrix Management
10 7 (13.46%) Information Assurance
11 6 (11.54%) Network Security

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cyber Security 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 Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Internet
2 6 (11.54%) Network Security
3 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.62%) Wireshark
4 4 (7.69%) tcpdump
4 4 (7.69%) Firewall
4 4 (7.69%) Wireless
5 3 (5.77%) LAN
5 3 (5.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) WinDbg
1 2 (3.85%) GDB
General
1 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
2 9 (17.31%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.85%) Military
5 1 (1.92%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Consultant
2 16 (30.77%) Security Consultant
3 10 (19.23%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 9 (17.31%) Security Manager
5 8 (15.38%) Security Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Security Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Sales Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Penetration Tester
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Tester
9 2 (3.85%) Junior
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) HTML
1 8 (15.38%) Flash
1 8 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (3.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (15.38%) Device Driver
3 5 (9.62%) RMADS
3 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.69%) SCADA
5 1 (1.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 5 (9.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Information Security
2 14 (26.92%) ITIL
3 11 (21.15%) Security Architecture
4 9 (17.31%) SIEM
4 9 (17.31%) ISMS
4 9 (17.31%) Data Protection
4 9 (17.31%) Information Security Management
4 9 (17.31%) Security Management
5 8 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (13.46%) Information Assurance
6 7 (13.46%) Matrix Management
7 5 (9.62%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (9.62%) Network Design
8 4 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Analytics
9 3 (5.77%) TOGAF
9 3 (5.77%) SABSA
10 2 (3.85%) Service Continuity Management
10 2 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) C
2 10 (19.23%) Java
2 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.69%) Ruby
3 4 (7.69%) SQL
3 4 (7.69%) Perl
4 2 (3.85%) PHP
4 2 (3.85%) C#
4 2 (3.85%) C++
4 2 (3.85%) Python
4 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 10 (19.23%) DV Cleared
4 8 (15.38%) CISSP
5 6 (11.54%) Degree
6 5 (9.62%) CISM
7 4 (7.69%) CISA
8 3 (5.77%) GCIA
8 3 (5.77%) GCIH
8 3 (5.77%) SSCP
9 2 (3.85%) CITP
9 2 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) BC Cleared
10 1 (1.92%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (26.92%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.77%) COBIT
4 2 (3.85%) JSP 440
4 2 (3.85%) HIPAA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Snort
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Huawei
2 2 (3.85%) Fortinet
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco
2 2 (3.85%) IBM
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) HP
2 2 (3.85%) Dell
2 2 (3.85%) Juniper
2 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
2 2 (3.85%) Symantec
2 2 (3.85%) McAfee
2 2 (3.85%) Websense
2 2 (3.85%) VMware
2 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
2 2 (3.85%) Sourcefire
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago