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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 191 217 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 35 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4388 3860 4442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.59% 72.52% 71.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3120 2900 3789
Average salary £48,500 £45,600 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.35% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Reading +22 26 £49,250 +3.68% 2
Maidenhead - 2 £60,000 -
Cyber Security
South East

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 44 (68.75%) SC Cleared
1 44 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 34 (53.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (46.88%) PCI DSS
4 26 (40.63%) CISSP
4 26 (40.63%) Information Security
5 22 (34.38%) CISA
5 22 (34.38%) DV Cleared
6 20 (31.25%) Firewall
6 20 (31.25%) UNIX
6 20 (31.25%) Windows
7 19 (29.69%) ITIL
7 19 (29.69%) Telecoms
7 19 (29.69%) SIEM
8 18 (28.13%) SQL
8 18 (28.13%) Data Protection
9 17 (26.56%) Project Management
10 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 16 (25.00%) Linux
10 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 16 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
10 16 (25.00%) Finance
11 15 (23.44%) ISMS
11 15 (23.44%) Information Security Management
11 15 (23.44%) Security Management
11 15 (23.44%) Regular Expression
12 14 (21.88%) GPG13
12 14 (21.88%) Protective Monitoring
12 14 (21.88%) MCSE
12 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) Apache
1 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.25%) Firewall
2 13 (20.31%) Internet
3 7 (10.94%) Network Security
4 4 (6.25%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.13%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.56%) LAN
6 1 (1.56%) WAN
6 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Metasploit
1 1 (1.56%) StarTeam
General
1 19 (29.69%) Telecoms
2 16 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.56%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Consultant
2 20 (31.25%) Security Consultant
3 16 (25.00%) Security Manager
4 11 (17.19%) Security Engineer
5 10 (15.63%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 8 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
7 7 (10.94%) Security Architect
7 7 (10.94%) Junior
7 7 (10.94%) Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Security Specialist
8 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Information Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Information Security Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Cyber Security Specialist
9 2 (3.13%) Professional Services Consultant
10 1 (1.56%) Information Assurance Consultant
10 1 (1.56%) Cyber Security Architect
10 1 (1.56%) Project Coordinator
10 1 (1.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) Regular Expression
2 9 (14.06%) HTML5
2 9 (14.06%) HTML
2 9 (14.06%) Flash
3 3 (4.69%) JSP
4 1 (1.56%) CGI
4 1 (1.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (14.06%) Device Driver
3 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.81%) PKI
5 4 (6.25%) RMADS
6 3 (4.69%) SCADA
6 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.56%) Open Source
7 1 (1.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.25%) UNIX
1 20 (31.25%) Windows
2 16 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Information Security
2 19 (29.69%) ITIL
2 19 (29.69%) SIEM
3 18 (28.13%) Data Protection
4 17 (26.56%) Project Management
5 15 (23.44%) ISMS
5 15 (23.44%) Information Security Management
5 15 (23.44%) Security Management
6 14 (21.88%) Protective Monitoring
7 10 (15.63%) Matrix Management
7 10 (15.63%) Security Architecture
8 9 (14.06%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (10.94%) Information Assurance
10 4 (6.25%) Network Design
10 4 (6.25%) TOGAF
11 3 (4.69%) SABSA
11 3 (4.69%) UML
11 3 (4.69%) Risk Management
11 3 (4.69%) Identity Management
11 3 (4.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) SQL
2 11 (17.19%) Java
3 9 (14.06%) Shell Script
4 8 (12.50%) C
5 1 (1.56%) Python
5 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (68.75%) SC Cleared
1 44 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 26 (40.63%) CISSP
3 22 (34.38%) CISA
3 22 (34.38%) DV Cleared
4 14 (21.88%) MCSE
4 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (21.88%) MCITP
5 8 (12.50%) Degree
6 4 (6.25%) CISM
6 4 (6.25%) CRISC
7 3 (4.69%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) CITP
8 1 (1.56%) OSCP
8 1 (1.56%) OSCE
8 1 (1.56%) OSWP
8 1 (1.56%) ISEB
8 1 (1.56%) HND
8 1 (1.56%) SSCP
8 1 (1.56%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (53.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (46.88%) PCI DSS
3 14 (21.88%) GPG13
4 3 (4.69%) JSP 440
4 3 (4.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Snort
3 1 (1.56%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Huawei
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) Juniper
3 1 (1.56%) Lotus
3 1 (1.56%) SAP
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) McAfee
3 1 (1.56%) ArcSight
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