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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 200 241 247
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 64 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.91% 0.30% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.36% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 57 20 6
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
5981 6111 5624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.14% 83.42% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 4887 4520
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Hertfordshire +12 22 £65,000 +8.33%
Suffolk +1 17 £55,000 +23.59% 1
Cambridgeshire +20 16 £47,500 +27.51% 3
Norfolk +14 5 £50,550 +12.33%
Bedfordshire - 3 £60,000 - 1
East Anglia - 1 £65,000 -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity.

1 41 (41.41%) CISSP
2 38 (38.38%) Firewall
3 37 (37.37%) Java
3 37 (37.37%) Big Data
4 36 (36.36%) C#
4 36 (36.36%) C++
5 35 (35.35%) GIAC
6 32 (32.32%) Reverse Engineering
7 31 (31.31%) Cybercrime
8 30 (30.30%) Mobile Development
8 30 (30.30%) Android
8 30 (30.30%) Objective-C
8 30 (30.30%) Information Security
9 26 (26.26%) Network Security
10 25 (25.25%) C
10 25 (25.25%) Penetration Testing
11 23 (23.23%) Linux
11 23 (23.23%) Security Cleared
12 22 (22.22%) CISM
13 20 (20.20%) Software Engineering
13 20 (20.20%) Ethical Hacking
13 20 (20.20%) Network Design
13 20 (20.20%) Mentoring
14 19 (19.19%) SANS
14 19 (19.19%) Hadoop
14 19 (19.19%) Apache Pig
14 19 (19.19%) Apache Hive
14 19 (19.19%) Apple iOS
14 19 (19.19%) Multithreading
14 19 (19.19%) Java EE

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (19.19%) Apache Pig
2 11 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.08%) IIS
3 8 (8.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (38.38%) Firewall
2 26 (26.26%) Network Security
3 19 (19.19%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.06%) Broadband
5 1 (1.01%) Internet
5 1 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.37%) Big Data
2 19 (19.19%) Apache Hive
2 19 (19.19%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) AppScan
1 4 (4.04%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (19.19%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.04%) Finance
3 2 (2.02%) Military
4 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Consultant
2 20 (20.20%) Software Engineer
3 19 (19.19%) Architect
3 19 (19.19%) Security Architect
4 12 (12.12%) Security Consultant
5 11 (11.11%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
5 11 (11.11%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
5 11 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 11 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
6 10 (10.10%) Administrator
6 10 (10.10%) Lead Software Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Network Administrator
7 9 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.08%) Graduate
8 8 (8.08%) Information Architect
8 8 (8.08%) Information Security Architect
8 8 (8.08%) Information Security Consultant
8 8 (8.08%) Principal Architect
8 8 (8.08%) Principal Security Architect
9 7 (7.07%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.19%) Java EE
1 19 (19.19%) STL
2 14 (14.14%) HTML
3 13 (13.13%) Hibernate
3 13 (13.13%) Spring
3 13 (13.13%) XML
4 11 (11.11%) EJB
4 11 (11.11%) J2EE
5 3 (3.03%) CSS
6 2 (2.02%) JSON
6 2 (2.02%) REST
6 2 (2.02%) SOAP
6 2 (2.02%) Spring MVC
6 2 (2.02%) Web Services
7 1 (1.01%) .NET
7 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.31%) Cybercrime
2 15 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.11%) iPhone
3 11 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 7 (7.07%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.06%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (5.05%) Data Centre
7 4 (4.04%) Cryptography
7 4 (4.04%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.01%) Blog
9 1 (1.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.01%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.30%) Android
2 23 (23.23%) Linux
3 19 (19.19%) Apple iOS
4 15 (15.15%) Windows
5 11 (11.11%) Windows Phone
6 5 (5.05%) Unix
7 2 (2.02%) Solaris
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.32%) Reverse Engineering
2 30 (30.30%) Information Security
2 30 (30.30%) Mobile Development
3 25 (25.25%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (20.20%) Ethical Hacking
4 20 (20.20%) Mentoring
4 20 (20.20%) Network Design
4 20 (20.20%) Software Engineering
5 19 (19.19%) Multithreading
6 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (12.12%) Coaching
7 12 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (12.12%) Machine Learning
7 12 (12.12%) Security Architecture
8 11 (11.11%) Android Development
8 11 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 11 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 11 (11.11%) iOS Development
8 11 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
8 11 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.37%) Java
2 36 (36.36%) C#
2 36 (36.36%) C++
3 30 (30.30%) Objective-C
4 25 (25.25%) C
5 18 (18.18%) Python
6 14 (14.14%) JavaScript
7 13 (13.13%) SQL
8 5 (5.05%) Perl
9 1 (1.01%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.01%) PHP
9 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (41.41%) CISSP
2 35 (35.35%) GIAC
3 23 (23.23%) Security Cleared
4 22 (22.22%) CISM
5 19 (19.19%) CCNA
5 19 (19.19%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (19.19%) Linux+ Certification
5 19 (19.19%) MCSE
5 19 (19.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (19.19%) SANS
5 19 (19.19%) SSCP
6 16 (16.16%) DV Cleared
7 12 (12.12%) GCIH
7 12 (12.12%) SC Cleared
8 11 (11.11%) Degree
9 8 (8.08%) CLAS
9 8 (8.08%) IISP
10 6 (6.06%) CISA
11 5 (5.05%) CEH
11 5 (5.05%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 7 (7.07%) COBIT
2 7 (7.07%) SSAE 16
3 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Nessus
2 1 (1.01%) EnCase
2 1 (1.01%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 6 (6.06%) BT
2 4 (4.04%) IBM
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle
2 4 (4.04%) Veracode
3 2 (2.02%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.01%) Atmel
4 1 (1.01%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (1.01%) Qualys
4 1 (1.01%) Rapid7
4 1 (1.01%) VMware
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DCV Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 +excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Darktrace
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
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Darktrace
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + BUPA family health cover
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago