The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 203 199 200
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 16 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.54% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 26
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4157 4051 4372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.69% 73.18% 73.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2798 3113 3678
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Cyber Security
South East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -6 8 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Slough - 3 £87,500 - 1
Cyber Security
South East

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 25 (52.08%) SC Cleared
3 20 (41.67%) Information Security
4 16 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 14 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (27.08%) PCI DSS
6 13 (27.08%) Internet
7 12 (25.00%) ITIL
7 12 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 10 (20.83%) Data Protection
8 10 (20.83%) ISMS
8 10 (20.83%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (20.83%) Security Architecture
8 10 (20.83%) C
8 10 (20.83%) Java
8 10 (20.83%) Information Security Management
8 10 (20.83%) Security Management
9 9 (18.75%) Device Driver
9 9 (18.75%) Flash
9 9 (18.75%) Windows
9 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
9 9 (18.75%) HTML
9 9 (18.75%) CISSP
9 9 (18.75%) SIEM
9 9 (18.75%) HTML5
9 9 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (16.67%) Finance
11 7 (14.58%) Firewall
11 7 (14.58%) Matrix Management
12 6 (12.50%) Network Security

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) Internet
2 7 (14.58%) Firewall
3 6 (12.50%) Network Security
4 5 (10.42%) Wireshark
5 4 (8.33%) tcpdump
6 2 (4.17%) Wireless
6 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.08%) LAN
7 1 (2.08%) WAN
7 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) GDB
1 2 (4.17%) WinDbg
General
1 16 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Military
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Consultant
2 17 (35.42%) Security Consultant
3 10 (20.83%) Security Manager
3 10 (20.83%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Head of Security
7 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Head of IT Security
7 2 (4.17%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Head of IT
7 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Information Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) Flash
1 9 (18.75%) HTML
1 9 (18.75%) HTML5
2 2 (4.17%) JSP
3 1 (2.08%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (18.75%) Device Driver
3 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.33%) RMADS
4 4 (8.33%) PKI
5 2 (4.17%) SCADA
5 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.08%) Open Source
6 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Information Security
2 12 (25.00%) ITIL
3 10 (20.83%) Data Protection
3 10 (20.83%) ISMS
3 10 (20.83%) Security Architecture
3 10 (20.83%) Information Security Management
3 10 (20.83%) Security Management
4 9 (18.75%) SIEM
4 9 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (14.58%) Matrix Management
6 6 (12.50%) Information Assurance
7 4 (8.33%) Network Design
7 4 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.17%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (4.17%) SABSA
9 2 (4.17%) MODAF
9 2 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) C
1 10 (20.83%) Java
2 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.17%) Ruby
4 2 (4.17%) Perl
4 2 (4.17%) PHP
4 2 (4.17%) C++
4 2 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 25 (52.08%) SC Cleared
3 12 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (18.75%) CISSP
5 6 (12.50%) Degree
5 6 (12.50%) CISA
6 4 (8.33%) CISM
7 3 (6.25%) CRISC
8 2 (4.17%) CITP
8 2 (4.17%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) SSCP
9 1 (2.08%) GCIA
9 1 (2.08%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (27.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.17%) COBIT
3 2 (4.17%) JSP 440
3 2 (4.17%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) Snort
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Huawei
2 2 (4.17%) VMware
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Stott and May
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago