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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 189 222 -
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 33 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4247 3853 4420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.30% 72.38% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3019 2903 3756
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 £32,750 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 24 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 24 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 +12 25 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Cyber Security
South East

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 42 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 42 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 31 (49.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (42.86%) PCI DSS
4 26 (41.27%) CISSP
5 24 (38.10%) Information Security
6 23 (36.51%) DV Cleared
7 22 (34.92%) CISA
8 20 (31.75%) Firewall
8 20 (31.75%) UNIX
8 20 (31.75%) Windows
9 19 (30.16%) SIEM
10 18 (28.57%) SQL
10 18 (28.57%) Telecoms
11 17 (26.98%) Project Management
12 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
12 16 (25.40%) Linux
12 16 (25.40%) ITIL
13 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
13 15 (23.81%) Data Protection
13 15 (23.81%) Regular Expression
14 14 (22.22%) GPG13
14 14 (22.22%) Protective Monitoring
14 14 (22.22%) MCITP
14 14 (22.22%) MCSE
14 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (22.22%) Internet
15 13 (20.63%) Finance
15 13 (20.63%) Data Protection Act
16 12 (19.05%) ISMS

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (1.59%) Apache
1 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) Firewall
2 14 (22.22%) Internet
3 7 (11.11%) Network Security
4 4 (6.35%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.17%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.59%) LAN
6 1 (1.59%) WAN
6 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Metasploit
1 1 (1.59%) StarTeam
General
1 18 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 13 (20.63%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.59%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Consultant
2 21 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 13 (20.63%) Security Manager
4 11 (17.46%) Security Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Architect
5 8 (12.70%) IT Security Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Security Architect
6 7 (11.11%) Junior
7 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Security Specialist
7 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.17%) Cyber Security Specialist
8 2 (3.17%) Professional Services Consultant
9 1 (1.59%) Information Security Architect
9 1 (1.59%) Cyber Security Architect
9 1 (1.59%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 1 (1.59%) Project Coordinator
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.59%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) Regular Expression
2 10 (15.87%) HTML5
2 10 (15.87%) HTML
2 10 (15.87%) Flash
3 3 (4.76%) JSP
4 1 (1.59%) CGI
4 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Data Protection Act
2 10 (15.87%) Device Driver
3 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.94%) PKI
5 4 (6.35%) RMADS
6 3 (4.76%) SCADA
6 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.59%) Open Source
7 1 (1.59%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) UNIX
1 20 (31.75%) Windows
2 16 (25.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Information Security
2 19 (30.16%) SIEM
3 17 (26.98%) Project Management
4 16 (25.40%) ITIL
5 15 (23.81%) Data Protection
6 14 (22.22%) Protective Monitoring
7 12 (19.05%) ISMS
7 12 (19.05%) Information Security Management
7 12 (19.05%) Security Management
8 11 (17.46%) Security Architecture
9 10 (15.87%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (12.70%) Matrix Management
11 7 (11.11%) Information Assurance
12 4 (6.35%) Network Design
12 4 (6.35%) TOGAF
13 3 (4.76%) SABSA
13 3 (4.76%) UML
13 3 (4.76%) Identity Management
13 3 (4.76%) Risk Management
13 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) SQL
2 12 (19.05%) Java
3 10 (15.87%) Shell Script
4 9 (14.29%) C
5 1 (1.59%) Python
5 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 42 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 26 (41.27%) CISSP
3 23 (36.51%) DV Cleared
4 22 (34.92%) CISA
5 14 (22.22%) MCITP
5 14 (22.22%) MCSE
5 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (12.70%) Degree
7 4 (6.35%) CISM
7 4 (6.35%) CRISC
8 3 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) CITP
9 1 (1.59%) OSCP
9 1 (1.59%) OSCE
9 1 (1.59%) OSWP
9 1 (1.59%) ISEB
9 1 (1.59%) HND
9 1 (1.59%) SSCP
9 1 (1.59%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (49.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 14 (22.22%) GPG13
4 3 (4.76%) JSP 440
4 3 (4.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) Snort
3 1 (1.59%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.59%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Huawei
2 2 (3.17%) Cisco
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.59%) Juniper
3 1 (1.59%) Lotus
3 1 (1.59%) SAP
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) McAfee
3 1 (1.59%) ArcSight
Slough, Berkshire
Digitek Resourcing
Salary: extensive benefits!
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EURO CONSULTING LTD
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
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