The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 111 83 160
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +77
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 61 85 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.63% 2.66% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 3.46% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 60 85 13
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2993 2459 2618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.09% 77.04% 76.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2492 2075 2249
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Cyber Security
England

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 July 2014.

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 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
Leicestershire -9 59 £45,000 -
Derbyshire -23 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £67,500 -
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 120 (95.24%) Smartcard
1 120 (95.24%) Finance
2 65 (51.59%) Software Engineering
3 64 (50.79%) Mathematics
3 64 (50.79%) Computer Science
4 63 (50.00%) .NET
4 63 (50.00%) XML
5 61 (48.41%) C++
6 60 (47.62%) Windows
7 53 (42.06%) Web Development
8 50 (39.68%) SQL
9 44 (34.92%) C#
10 38 (30.16%) SQL Server
11 35 (27.78%) XSLT
11 35 (27.78%) JavaScript
11 35 (27.78%) DHTML
11 35 (27.78%) HTML
12 34 (26.98%) Java
12 34 (26.98%) Blackberry
12 34 (26.98%) PKI
12 34 (26.98%) Android
12 34 (26.98%) Apple iOS
13 32 (25.40%) Degree
14 31 (24.60%) Mobile App
14 31 (24.60%) ISO 9001
14 31 (24.60%) TickIT
14 31 (24.60%) Identity Management
15 28 (22.22%) LDAP
15 28 (22.22%) Oracle
15 28 (22.22%) BlackBerry OS

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 28 (22.22%) LDAP
2 2 (1.59%) Network Security
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.79%) ISDN
3 1 (0.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (30.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) GCC
1 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 120 (95.24%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (54.76%) Developer
2 28 (22.22%) C++ Developer
2 28 (22.22%) C++ Software Developer
2 28 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 26 (20.63%) Test Engineer
4 25 (19.84%) Web Developer
4 25 (19.84%) Development Manager
5 10 (7.94%) Senior Developer
5 10 (7.94%) C# Developer
5 10 (7.94%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (4.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 6 (4.76%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (4.76%) Applications Developer
7 2 (1.59%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 2 (1.59%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (1.59%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 2 (1.59%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (1.59%) Software Engineer
7 2 (1.59%) Analyst
7 2 (1.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (50.00%) .NET
1 63 (50.00%) XML
2 35 (27.78%) XSLT
2 35 (27.78%) DHTML
2 35 (27.78%) HTML
3 16 (12.70%) WPF
4 6 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 120 (95.24%) Smartcard
2 64 (50.79%) Mathematics
2 64 (50.79%) Computer Science
3 34 (26.98%) Blackberry
3 34 (26.98%) PKI
4 31 (24.60%) Mobile App
5 25 (19.84%) Biometrics
6 2 (1.59%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.79%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 60 (47.62%) Windows
2 34 (26.98%) Android
2 34 (26.98%) Apple iOS
3 28 (22.22%) BlackBerry OS
4 25 (19.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (19.84%) Windows XP
4 25 (19.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (19.84%) Windows Vista
5 6 (4.76%) Windows Phone
5 6 (4.76%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (51.59%) Software Engineering
2 53 (42.06%) Web Development
3 31 (24.60%) Identity Management
4 26 (20.63%) Product Management
4 26 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (19.84%) Automated Testing
5 25 (19.84%) QMS
6 6 (4.76%) Android Development
6 6 (4.76%) iOS Development
7 3 (2.38%) Information Security
8 2 (1.59%) Multithreading
8 2 (1.59%) UML
9 1 (0.79%) Software Testing
9 1 (0.79%) Risk Management
9 1 (0.79%) SIEM
9 1 (0.79%) ISMS
9 1 (0.79%) Information Assurance
9 1 (0.79%) Test Management
9 1 (0.79%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (48.41%) C++
2 50 (39.68%) SQL
3 44 (34.92%) C#
4 35 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 34 (26.98%) Java
6 16 (12.70%) XAML
7 6 (4.76%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.59%) C
8 2 (1.59%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.59%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.59%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 32 (25.40%) Degree
2 4 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) CEH
4 1 (0.79%) GIAC
4 1 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (0.79%) CCNA
4 1 (0.79%) ISEB
4 1 (0.79%) CISSP
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.79%) HND
4 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (24.60%) ISO 9001
1 31 (24.60%) TickIT
2 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Snort
Vendors
1 28 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (1.59%) Perforce
3 1 (0.79%) Sourcefire
3 1 (0.79%) ArcSight