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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 142 122 115
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 19 65 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.60% 1.76% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 2.07% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18 64 34
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
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
2625 3135 2281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.37% 84.66% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2121 2503 1993
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 4 March 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
Leicestershire -19 17 £45,000 -10.00%
Derbyshire +8 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 57 (87.69%) Smartcard
1 57 (87.69%) Finance
2 44 (67.69%) Mathematics
3 42 (64.62%) Computer Science
3 42 (64.62%) Software Engineering
3 42 (64.62%) .NET
3 42 (64.62%) XML
4 33 (50.77%) Windows
5 32 (49.23%) SQL Server
6 31 (47.69%) Web Development
7 30 (46.15%) SQL
8 27 (41.54%) C#
9 26 (40.00%) DHTML
9 26 (40.00%) HTML
9 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 26 (40.00%) XSLT
9 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (24.62%) LDAP
10 16 (24.62%) Oracle
10 16 (24.62%) Java
10 16 (24.62%) C++
10 16 (24.62%) Blackberry
10 16 (24.62%) PKI
10 16 (24.62%) Android
10 16 (24.62%) Apple iOS
10 16 (24.62%) BlackBerry OS
11 15 (23.08%) Mobile App
11 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (23.08%) Degree
11 15 (23.08%) Windows Vista

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 16 (24.62%) LDAP
2 3 (4.62%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.62%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.08%) Network Security
3 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.08%) ISDN
3 2 (3.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (49.23%) SQL Server
General
1 57 (87.69%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Electronics
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (64.62%) Developer
2 17 (26.15%) Test Engineer
3 16 (24.62%) C++ Developer
3 16 (24.62%) C++ Software Developer
3 16 (24.62%) Software Developer
4 15 (23.08%) Web Developer
5 11 (16.92%) C# Developer
5 11 (16.92%) Senior C# Developer
5 11 (16.92%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Support Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Incident Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 1 (1.54%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (64.62%) .NET
1 42 (64.62%) XML
2 26 (40.00%) DHTML
2 26 (40.00%) HTML
2 26 (40.00%) XSLT
3 11 (16.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (87.69%) Smartcard
2 44 (67.69%) Mathematics
3 42 (64.62%) Computer Science
4 16 (24.62%) Blackberry
4 16 (24.62%) PKI
5 15 (23.08%) Mobile App
5 15 (23.08%) Biometrics
6 3 (4.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (4.62%) Cryptography
7 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 16 (24.62%) Android
2 16 (24.62%) Apple iOS
2 16 (24.62%) BlackBerry OS
3 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (23.08%) Windows Vista
3 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (23.08%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (64.62%) Software Engineering
2 31 (47.69%) Web Development
3 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 15 (23.08%) Identity Management
5 3 (4.62%) Computer Security
5 3 (4.62%) Product Management
5 3 (4.62%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (4.62%) Information Security
6 2 (3.08%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.08%) Test Management
6 2 (3.08%) ITIL
6 2 (3.08%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) SQL
2 27 (41.54%) C#
3 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (24.62%) Java
4 16 (24.62%) C++
5 11 (16.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) CISA
3 2 (3.08%) CISM
3 2 (3.08%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (3.08%) CCNA
3 2 (3.08%) ISEB
3 2 (3.08%) CISSP
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.08%) HND
3 2 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.08%) ISO 9001
1 15 (23.08%) TickIT
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Oracle
2 2 (3.08%) EMC