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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 112 79 164
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +85
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 58 85 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.55% 2.67% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 3.51% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 57 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
3009 2423 2644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.24% 76.17% 77.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2503 2035 2268
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 30 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 30 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 -12 56 £45,000 -
Derbyshire -19 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £67,500 -
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 116 (95.08%) Smartcard
1 116 (95.08%) Finance
2 62 (50.82%) Software Engineering
2 62 (50.82%) Mathematics
2 62 (50.82%) Computer Science
3 61 (50.00%) .NET
3 61 (50.00%) XML
4 58 (47.54%) Windows
4 58 (47.54%) C++
5 51 (41.80%) Web Development
6 48 (39.34%) SQL
7 43 (35.25%) C#
8 37 (30.33%) SQL Server
9 34 (27.87%) XSLT
9 34 (27.87%) JavaScript
9 34 (27.87%) DHTML
9 34 (27.87%) HTML
10 33 (27.05%) Java
10 33 (27.05%) Blackberry
10 33 (27.05%) PKI
10 33 (27.05%) Android
10 33 (27.05%) Apple iOS
11 31 (25.41%) Degree
12 30 (24.59%) Mobile App
12 30 (24.59%) ISO 9001
12 30 (24.59%) TickIT
12 30 (24.59%) Identity Management
13 27 (22.13%) LDAP
13 27 (22.13%) Oracle
13 27 (22.13%) BlackBerry OS

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 27 (22.13%) LDAP
2 3 (2.46%) Network Security
3 1 (0.82%) Firewall
3 1 (0.82%) ISDN
3 1 (0.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) GCC
1 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.82%) Subversion
General
1 116 (95.08%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (54.92%) Developer
2 27 (22.13%) C++ Developer
2 27 (22.13%) C++ Software Developer
2 27 (22.13%) Software Developer
3 25 (20.49%) Test Engineer
4 24 (19.67%) Web Developer
4 24 (19.67%) Development Manager
5 10 (8.20%) Senior Developer
5 10 (8.20%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (8.20%) C# Developer
6 6 (4.92%) Applications Developer
6 6 (4.92%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 6 (4.92%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (2.46%) Analyst
8 2 (1.64%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (0.82%) Embedded C Engineer
9 1 (0.82%) C Software Engineer
9 1 (0.82%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 1 (0.82%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (0.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (50.00%) .NET
1 61 (50.00%) XML
2 34 (27.87%) XSLT
2 34 (27.87%) DHTML
2 34 (27.87%) HTML
3 16 (13.11%) WPF
4 6 (4.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 116 (95.08%) Smartcard
2 62 (50.82%) Mathematics
2 62 (50.82%) Computer Science
3 33 (27.05%) Blackberry
3 33 (27.05%) PKI
4 30 (24.59%) Mobile App
5 24 (19.67%) Biometrics
6 2 (1.64%) SCADA
7 1 (0.82%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 58 (47.54%) Windows
2 33 (27.05%) Android
2 33 (27.05%) Apple iOS
3 27 (22.13%) BlackBerry OS
4 24 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (19.67%) Windows XP
4 24 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (19.67%) Windows Vista
5 6 (4.92%) Windows Phone 8
5 6 (4.92%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.82%) Software Engineering
2 51 (41.80%) Web Development
3 30 (24.59%) Identity Management
4 25 (20.49%) Product Management
4 25 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (19.67%) Automated Testing
5 24 (19.67%) QMS
6 6 (4.92%) Android Development
6 6 (4.92%) iOS Development
7 2 (1.64%) Information Security
7 2 (1.64%) Incident Management
7 2 (1.64%) SIEM
8 1 (0.82%) Software Testing
8 1 (0.82%) Test Management
8 1 (0.82%) Multithreading
8 1 (0.82%) ISMS
8 1 (0.82%) Information Assurance
8 1 (0.82%) Risk Management
8 1 (0.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 58 (47.54%) C++
2 48 (39.34%) SQL
3 43 (35.25%) C#
4 34 (27.87%) JavaScript
5 33 (27.05%) Java
6 16 (13.11%) XAML
7 6 (4.92%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.82%) C
8 1 (0.82%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.82%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.82%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 31 (25.41%) Degree
2 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) GIAC
3 2 (1.64%) CEH
3 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (0.82%) HND
4 1 (0.82%) CCNA
4 1 (0.82%) ISEB
4 1 (0.82%) CISSP
4 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (24.59%) ISO 9001
1 30 (24.59%) TickIT
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Snort
Vendors
1 27 (22.13%) Oracle
2 2 (1.64%) Sourcefire
2 2 (1.64%) ArcSight
3 1 (0.82%) Perforce