The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 230 256 287
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 34 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.30% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.36% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 7
Median salary £53,750 £46,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.84% -16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +6.38%
Cybersecurity
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6057 6390 7011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.75% 82.80% 81.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4893 5190 5799
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the East of England region.

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in the East of England

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in the East of England

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk +4 9 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Bedfordshire - 8 £80,000 -
Cambridgeshire +2 7 £45,000 +8.73% 4
Norfolk +20 5 £39,675 -
Hertfordshire +11 5 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 37 (39.36%) Information Security
2 36 (38.30%) Firewall
3 30 (31.91%) CISSP
4 27 (28.72%) C#
5 26 (27.66%) Java
5 26 (27.66%) Network Security
6 25 (26.60%) Big Data
6 25 (26.60%) C++
7 24 (25.53%) GIAC
7 24 (25.53%) Security Cleared
8 22 (23.40%) Network Design
8 22 (23.40%) Python
9 21 (22.34%) CISM
9 21 (22.34%) Reverse Engineering
9 21 (22.34%) Cybercrime
10 20 (21.28%) Android
10 20 (21.28%) Mobile Development
10 20 (21.28%) Objective-C
11 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (19.15%) Windows
13 16 (17.02%) SC Cleared
13 16 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (15.96%) DV Cleared
14 15 (15.96%) SQL
15 14 (14.89%) HTML
15 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
15 14 (14.89%) Active Directory
15 14 (14.89%) Penetration Testing
16 13 (13.83%) Spring
16 13 (13.83%) Automated Testing

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (13.83%) WebLogic
2 8 (8.51%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.45%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.13%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (38.30%) Firewall
2 26 (27.66%) Network Security
3 7 (7.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.32%) Broadband
5 1 (1.06%) Internet
5 1 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.60%) Big Data
2 7 (7.45%) Apache Hive
2 7 (7.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) AppScan
1 5 (5.32%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.32%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Electronics
4 1 (1.06%) Legal
4 1 (1.06%) Military
4 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (23.40%) Consultant
2 13 (13.83%) Architect
2 13 (13.83%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
2 13 (13.83%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
2 13 (13.83%) Security Architect
2 13 (13.83%) Technical Consultant
3 11 (11.70%) Administrator
3 11 (11.70%) Network Administrator
4 10 (10.64%) Security Engineer
4 10 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (8.51%) Principal Architect
5 8 (8.51%) Principal Security Architect
6 7 (7.45%) Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Security Consultant
7 6 (6.38%) Network Security Administrator
7 6 (6.38%) Security Administrator
7 6 (6.38%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Graduate
8 5 (5.32%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.89%) HTML
2 13 (13.83%) EJB
2 13 (13.83%) Hibernate
2 13 (13.83%) J2EE
2 13 (13.83%) Spring
2 13 (13.83%) XML
3 7 (7.45%) Java EE
3 7 (7.45%) STL
4 1 (1.06%) .NET
4 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.06%) CSS
4 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.34%) Cybercrime
2 16 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (13.83%) Cyberthreat
3 13 (13.83%) iPhone
3 13 (13.83%) Visualisation
4 12 (12.77%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.38%) Cryptography
6 5 (5.32%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (5.32%) Data Centre
7 4 (4.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (3.19%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (3.19%) Verilog
8 3 (3.19%) VHDL
9 1 (1.06%) Blog
9 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.06%) PKI
9 1 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.28%) Android
2 18 (19.15%) Windows
3 13 (13.83%) Windows Phone
4 12 (12.77%) Linux
5 7 (7.45%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.13%) Unix
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.36%) Information Security
2 22 (23.40%) Network Design
3 21 (22.34%) Reverse Engineering
4 20 (21.28%) Mobile Development
5 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (14.89%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (13.83%) Android Development
7 13 (13.83%) Automated Testing
7 13 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (13.83%) Integration Testing
7 13 (13.83%) iOS Development
7 13 (13.83%) Web Development
8 12 (12.77%) Machine Learning
8 12 (12.77%) Project Management
9 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
9 10 (10.64%) Mentoring
9 10 (10.64%) Threat Analysis
10 8 (8.51%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (8.51%) Project Planning
10 8 (8.51%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.72%) C#
2 26 (27.66%) Java
3 25 (26.60%) C++
4 22 (23.40%) Python
5 20 (21.28%) Objective-C
6 15 (15.96%) SQL
7 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
8 13 (13.83%) C
9 8 (8.51%) Perl
10 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (31.91%) CISSP
2 24 (25.53%) GIAC
2 24 (25.53%) Security Cleared
3 21 (22.34%) CISM
4 16 (17.02%) SC Cleared
5 15 (15.96%) DV Cleared
6 12 (12.77%) Degree
7 11 (11.70%) CISA
7 11 (11.70%) GCIH
8 9 (9.57%) CEH
9 7 (7.45%) CCNA
9 7 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (7.45%) Linux+ Certification
9 7 (7.45%) MCSE
9 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (7.45%) SANS
9 7 (7.45%) SSCP
10 5 (5.32%) CRISC
10 5 (5.32%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (2.13%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (10.64%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.45%) COBIT
3 7 (7.45%) SSAE 16
4 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (14.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Nessus
2 1 (1.06%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 5 (5.32%) BT
1 5 (5.32%) IBM
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (5.32%) Veracode
2 3 (3.19%) Cisco
3 2 (2.13%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle
4 1 (1.06%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (1.06%) Lumension
4 1 (1.06%) Qualys
4 1 (1.06%) Rapid7
4 1 (1.06%) Sophos
4 1 (1.06%) Symantec
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