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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 133 104 136
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +32
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 50 81 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.37% 2.40% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 3.12% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 50 81 26
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
3002 2594 2429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.36% 76.93% 78.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2540 2191 2105
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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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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 46 £45,000 -
Derbyshire -10 2 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £77,500 -
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 106 (92.98%) Smartcard
1 106 (92.98%) Finance
2 70 (61.40%) Mathematics
3 69 (60.53%) Computer Science
3 69 (60.53%) Software Engineering
3 69 (60.53%) .NET
3 69 (60.53%) XML
4 49 (42.98%) Windows
5 48 (42.11%) SQL
5 48 (42.11%) Web Development
6 45 (39.47%) JavaScript
6 45 (39.47%) C#
6 45 (39.47%) DHTML
6 45 (39.47%) HTML
6 45 (39.47%) XSLT
6 45 (39.47%) SQL Server
6 45 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (32.46%) C++
8 24 (21.05%) TickIT
8 24 (21.05%) Identity Management
8 24 (21.05%) Java
8 24 (21.05%) Oracle
8 24 (21.05%) LDAP
8 24 (21.05%) Windows XP
8 24 (21.05%) ISO 9001
8 24 (21.05%) Blackberry
8 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (21.05%) Biometrics
8 24 (21.05%) Degree
8 24 (21.05%) Windows Vista

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 24 (21.05%) LDAP
2 3 (2.63%) Network Security
3 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
4 1 (0.88%) ISDN
4 1 (0.88%) VoIP
4 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (39.47%) SQL Server
General
1 106 (92.98%) Finance
2 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (60.53%) Developer
2 25 (21.93%) Test Engineer
3 24 (21.05%) C++ Developer
3 24 (21.05%) C++ Software Developer
3 24 (21.05%) Web Developer
3 24 (21.05%) Software Developer
4 21 (18.42%) Senior C# Developer
4 21 (18.42%) Senior Developer
4 21 (18.42%) C# Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Development Manager
6 2 (1.75%) Security Manager
6 2 (1.75%) Support Manager
6 2 (1.75%) Incident Manager
6 2 (1.75%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (1.75%) Analyst
7 1 (0.88%) Consultant
7 1 (0.88%) Security Consultant
7 1 (0.88%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (0.88%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (0.88%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (60.53%) .NET
1 69 (60.53%) XML
2 45 (39.47%) DHTML
2 45 (39.47%) HTML
2 45 (39.47%) XSLT
3 21 (18.42%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 106 (92.98%) Smartcard
2 70 (61.40%) Mathematics
3 69 (60.53%) Computer Science
4 24 (21.05%) Blackberry
4 24 (21.05%) Biometrics
4 24 (21.05%) PKI
4 24 (21.05%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.75%) SCADA
5 2 (1.75%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 49 (42.98%) Windows
2 24 (21.05%) Windows XP
2 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (21.05%) Windows Vista
2 24 (21.05%) Apple iOS
2 24 (21.05%) BlackBerry OS
2 24 (21.05%) Android
2 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (60.53%) Software Engineering
2 48 (42.11%) Web Development
3 45 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (21.05%) Identity Management
4 24 (21.05%) Automated Testing
5 14 (12.28%) Product Management
6 13 (11.40%) QMS
6 13 (11.40%) Line Management
7 3 (2.63%) Information Security
8 2 (1.75%) Computer Security
8 2 (1.75%) Digital Forensics
8 2 (1.75%) Network Architecture
8 2 (1.75%) SIEM
8 2 (1.75%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.75%) ITIL
9 1 (0.88%) Risk Management
9 1 (0.88%) Software Testing
9 1 (0.88%) Test Management
9 1 (0.88%) Information Assurance
9 1 (0.88%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 48 (42.11%) SQL
2 45 (39.47%) JavaScript
2 45 (39.47%) C#
3 37 (32.46%) C++
4 24 (21.05%) Java
5 21 (18.42%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (2.63%) CISSP
3 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) CEH
3 2 (1.75%) GIAC
3 2 (1.75%) CISA
3 2 (1.75%) CISM
4 1 (0.88%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (0.88%) HND
4 1 (0.88%) CCNA
4 1 (0.88%) ISEB
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.05%) TickIT
1 24 (21.05%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Snort
Vendors
1 24 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (1.75%) ArcSight
2 2 (1.75%) Sourcefire
3 1 (0.88%) EMC
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