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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 198 236 255
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 49 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 0.36% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.42% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 13
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £41,300 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,300 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.33% +8.00%
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
5397 6221 6376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.57% 85.08% 83.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4454 5239 5101
Median salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Hertfordshire +36 22 £57,500 -20.68% 4
Cambridgeshire +24 11 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Norfolk - 10 - -
Essex +11 6 £50,000 -16.66%
Suffolk -13 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 41 (42.71%) Information Security
2 40 (41.67%) CISSP
3 31 (32.29%) Security Cleared
4 30 (31.25%) Windows
4 30 (31.25%) CISM
4 30 (31.25%) Firewall
5 26 (27.08%) Linux
5 26 (27.08%) SC Cleared
6 23 (23.96%) Degree
7 22 (22.92%) C
8 20 (20.83%) Active Directory
9 19 (19.79%) C++
9 19 (19.79%) DV Cleared
10 18 (18.75%) Network Security
10 18 (18.75%) SIEM
10 18 (18.75%) Security Operations
11 17 (17.71%) CEH
12 15 (15.63%) Python
12 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
13 14 (14.58%) CISA
14 13 (13.54%) Management Information System
14 13 (13.54%) SQL
14 13 (13.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 13 (13.54%) Penetration Testing
14 13 (13.54%) Vulnerability Management
15 12 (12.50%) Java
15 12 (12.50%) Unix
16 11 (11.46%) E-Commerce
16 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
16 11 (11.46%) Service Delivery

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 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.04%) Apache
3 1 (1.04%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.04%) Confluence
3 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.04%) JBoss
3 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Office
2 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.25%) Firewall
2 18 (18.75%) Network Security
3 10 (10.42%) VPN
4 8 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (6.25%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.13%) DNS
6 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.08%) Internet
8 1 (1.04%) SSL
8 1 (1.04%) VoIP
8 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) Big Data
1 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.04%) AppScan
2 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.04%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.04%) Gradle
2 1 (1.04%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.04%) JIRA
2 1 (1.04%) JUnit
2 1 (1.04%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.04%) Moq
2 1 (1.04%) NUnit
2 1 (1.04%) ProC
2 1 (1.04%) Selenium
2 1 (1.04%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.04%) Toad
General
1 11 (11.46%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.38%) Electronics
3 5 (5.21%) Aerospace
3 5 (5.21%) Automotive
4 4 (4.17%) Finance
5 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
5 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 2 (2.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.04%) Law
6 1 (1.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (16.67%) Analyst
2 14 (14.58%) Security Analyst
3 10 (10.42%) Architect
3 10 (10.42%) Security Architect
4 8 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 8 (8.33%) Developer
4 8 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 6 (6.25%) Administrator
5 6 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (6.25%) Security Operations Analyst
5 6 (6.25%) Testing Specialist
6 5 (5.21%) Compliance Manager
6 5 (5.21%) Consultant
6 5 (5.21%) Information Manager
6 5 (5.21%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (5.21%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Software Integration Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.29%) HTML
2 4 (4.17%) CSS
2 4 (4.17%) jQuery
3 3 (3.13%) XML
4 2 (2.08%) .NET
4 2 (2.08%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.08%) J2EE
4 2 (2.08%) Java EE
4 2 (2.08%) Spring
5 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Wicket
5 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.04%) HTML5
5 1 (1.04%) jBPM
5 1 (1.04%) JSON
5 1 (1.04%) SOAP
5 1 (1.04%) STL
5 1 (1.04%) Struts
5 1 (1.04%) Web Services
5 1 (1.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 13 (13.54%) Management Information System
3 11 (11.46%) CESG
4 10 (10.42%) CESG CLAS
5 8 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (6.25%) Cybercrime
7 5 (5.21%) Data Centre
7 5 (5.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (5.21%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.21%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (4.17%) Verilog
8 4 (4.17%) VHDL
9 2 (2.08%) Cryptography
10 1 (1.04%) DataPower
10 1 (1.04%) iPhone
10 1 (1.04%) Java Card
10 1 (1.04%) PKI
10 1 (1.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.25%) Windows
2 26 (27.08%) Linux
3 12 (12.50%) Unix
4 9 (9.38%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.17%) Android
6 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.04%) AIX
7 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.04%) VMS
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.71%) Information Security
2 18 (18.75%) Security Operations
2 18 (18.75%) SIEM
3 13 (13.54%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (13.54%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (11.46%) E-Commerce
4 11 (11.46%) Service Delivery
5 10 (10.42%) Risk Management
5 10 (10.42%) Software Engineering
5 10 (10.42%) TOGAF
6 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.33%) Validation
7 7 (7.29%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (6.25%) Information Assurance
8 6 (6.25%) ITIL
9 5 (5.21%) Change Management
9 5 (5.21%) Information Security Management
9 5 (5.21%) ISMS
9 5 (5.21%) Migration
9 5 (5.21%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.92%) C
2 19 (19.79%) C++
3 15 (15.63%) Python
4 13 (13.54%) SQL
5 12 (12.50%) Java
6 7 (7.29%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.25%) C#
8 5 (5.21%) Ada
9 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.08%) Ruby
10 1 (1.04%) AWK
10 1 (1.04%) COBOL
10 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.04%) Korn
10 1 (1.04%) Perl
10 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.04%) Scala
10 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.04%) VC++
Qualifications
1 40 (41.67%) CISSP
2 31 (32.29%) Security Cleared
3 30 (31.25%) CISM
4 26 (27.08%) SC Cleared
5 23 (23.96%) Degree
6 19 (19.79%) DV Cleared
7 17 (17.71%) CEH
8 14 (14.58%) CISA
9 11 (11.46%) CESG Certified Professional
10 10 (10.42%) CLAS
11 7 (7.29%) CCNA
11 7 (7.29%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (7.29%) MCSE
11 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (7.29%) SANS
12 6 (6.25%) CCNP
12 6 (6.25%) CompTIA Security+
12 6 (6.25%) GIAC
12 6 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
13 4 (4.17%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.29%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.21%) MISRA
4 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (20.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) QRadar
2 8 (8.33%) Nessus
3 6 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (4.17%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (3.13%) AirWatch
6 2 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.04%) Kibana
7 1 (1.04%) logstash
7 1 (1.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.38%) ArcSight
3 8 (8.33%) IBM
4 7 (7.29%) HP
4 7 (7.29%) Oracle
5 6 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.25%) SolarWinds
5 6 (6.25%) Splunk
5 6 (6.25%) Symantec
6 5 (5.21%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.17%) CA
8 1 (1.04%) BT
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco
8 1 (1.04%) Draytek
8 1 (1.04%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.04%) NetApp
8 1 (1.04%) Remedy
8 1 (1.04%) SAP
8 1 (1.04%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.04%) Sophos
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