The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 160 124 122
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 12 66 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.33% 1.70% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 2.02% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11 66 46
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
Cyber Security
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2977 3275 2539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.79% 84.26% 81.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2411 2638 2135
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Cyber Security Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Cyber Security
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Cyber Security
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire - 8 £40,000 -
Leicestershire -30 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 29 (70.73%) Smartcard
1 29 (70.73%) Finance
2 22 (53.66%) Software Engineering
2 22 (53.66%) Mathematics
3 21 (51.22%) Computer Science
3 21 (51.22%) .NET
3 21 (51.22%) XML
4 18 (43.90%) Windows
4 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
5 17 (41.46%) Web Development
6 16 (39.02%) SQL
7 13 (31.71%) C#
8 12 (29.27%) DHTML
8 12 (29.27%) HTML
8 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
8 12 (29.27%) XSLT
8 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (21.95%) PKI
9 9 (21.95%) LDAP
9 9 (21.95%) Oracle
9 9 (21.95%) Java
9 9 (21.95%) C++
9 9 (21.95%) Blackberry
9 9 (21.95%) Android
9 9 (21.95%) Apple iOS
9 9 (21.95%) BlackBerry OS
10 8 (19.51%) Mobile App
10 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (19.51%) Biometrics

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) LDAP
2 6 (14.63%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.44%) Network Security
4 1 (2.44%) ISDN
4 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (70.73%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Software Developer
2 9 (21.95%) C++ Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Test Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) C++ Software Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Web Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Security Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Security Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (51.22%) .NET
1 21 (51.22%) XML
2 12 (29.27%) XSLT
2 12 (29.27%) DHTML
2 12 (29.27%) HTML
3 4 (9.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (70.73%) Smartcard
2 22 (53.66%) Mathematics
3 21 (51.22%) Computer Science
4 9 (21.95%) Blackberry
4 9 (21.95%) PKI
5 8 (19.51%) Biometrics
5 8 (19.51%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.44%) CESG
7 1 (2.44%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Android
2 9 (21.95%) Apple iOS
2 9 (21.95%) BlackBerry OS
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (19.51%) Windows XP
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Software Engineering
2 17 (41.46%) Web Development
3 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.51%) Identity Management
4 8 (19.51%) Information Security
4 8 (19.51%) Automated Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (14.63%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) Product Management
7 1 (2.44%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (2.44%) Test Management
7 1 (2.44%) Computer Security
7 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.44%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) C#
3 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.95%) C++
4 9 (21.95%) Java
5 4 (9.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.44%) HND
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) ISO 9001
1 8 (19.51%) TickIT
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) EMC
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