The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security 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 Cyber Security over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 235 250 239
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 19 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.12% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.15% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 5
Average salary £53,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £41,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6066 6197 5716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 82.08% 80.20% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5099 5015 4821
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Cyber Security Salary Trend in the East of England

Cyber Security
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in the East of England

Cyber Security
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 Cyber Security within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Suffolk +7 9 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 7 £65,000 - 1
Essex -3 1 £60,000 +4.34%
East Anglia - 1 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £85,000 - 1
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 21 (47.73%) CISSP
2 19 (43.18%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (40.91%) Telecoms
4 16 (36.36%) Degree
5 15 (34.09%) Information Security
6 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 11 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (22.73%) C++
9 9 (20.45%) CISM
9 9 (20.45%) Firewall
9 9 (20.45%) Network Security
10 8 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
10 8 (18.18%) C
11 7 (15.91%) GIAC
11 7 (15.91%) CISA
11 7 (15.91%) Signal Processing
12 6 (13.64%) ITIL
12 6 (13.64%) Java
13 5 (11.36%) C#
13 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (11.36%) Information Management
13 5 (11.36%) VHDL
13 5 (11.36%) Verilog
13 5 (11.36%) Finance
13 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
13 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
13 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
13 5 (11.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 5 (11.36%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (11.36%) Algorithms

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 9 (20.45%) Firewall
2 9 (20.45%) Network Security
3 4 (9.09%) Wireless
3 4 (9.09%) LAN
3 4 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (4.55%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 4 (9.09%) Apache Hive
1 4 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 18 (40.91%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Electronics
4 2 (4.55%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Security Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Network Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Cyber Security Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Security Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Security Officer
5 4 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Information Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Malware Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Cyber Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) STL
1 4 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
1 5 (11.36%) VHDL
1 5 (11.36%) Verilog
1 5 (11.36%) Embedded Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (11.36%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.09%) Cybercrime
3 2 (4.55%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) CMDB
4 1 (2.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
1 4 (9.09%) Android
1 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.55%) UNIX
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (34.09%) Information Security
3 8 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
4 7 (15.91%) Signal Processing
5 6 (13.64%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) Information Management
6 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.09%) Validation
7 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 4 (9.09%) Business Transformation
7 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (9.09%) Mobile Development
8 3 (6.82%) Coaching
8 3 (6.82%) Computer Forensics
8 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.82%) Service Management
9 2 (4.55%) Information Security Management
9 2 (4.55%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) C++
2 8 (18.18%) C
3 6 (13.64%) Java
4 5 (11.36%) C#
5 4 (9.09%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) CISSP
2 16 (36.36%) Degree
3 9 (20.45%) CISM
4 7 (15.91%) GIAC
4 7 (15.91%) CISA
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (9.09%) MCSE
6 4 (9.09%) CCNA
6 4 (9.09%) SSCP
6 4 (9.09%) Linux+ Certification
7 3 (6.82%) CEH
7 3 (6.82%) GCIH
8 2 (4.55%) GCIA
8 2 (4.55%) VTSP
8 2 (4.55%) CRISC
8 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.27%) EnCE
9 1 (2.27%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Xen
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) VMware
2 1 (2.27%) Atmel
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco
2 1 (2.27%) Remedy
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Smiths
Posted: 11 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
IT Governance Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on skills and experience.
Posted: 14 days ago