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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 239 257 264
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 22 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.21% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.27% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 4
Average salary £53,272 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.06% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
5957 6563 6376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.21% 77.99% 76.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4895 5387 5479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +14 10 £39,750 +11.97% 2
Hertfordshire -1 7 £55,000 -21.42% 4
Cambridgeshire +13 4 £53,272 +93.71% 3
Essex +3 1 - - 1
Cyber Security
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (48.98%) Network Security
2 21 (42.86%) CISSP
3 13 (26.53%) Telecoms
3 13 (26.53%) Degree
4 10 (20.41%) GCIH
5 9 (18.37%) Information Security
5 9 (18.37%) GIAC
5 9 (18.37%) Firewall
5 9 (18.37%) WAN
5 9 (18.37%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (16.33%) SIEM
6 8 (16.33%) CISM
6 8 (16.33%) Risk Management
7 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
8 5 (10.20%) Remedy
8 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (10.20%) CCNP
8 5 (10.20%) CISA
8 5 (10.20%) Signal Processing
9 4 (8.16%) Security Architecture
9 4 (8.16%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (8.16%) vSphere
9 4 (8.16%) Time Management
9 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (8.16%) Fortinet
9 4 (8.16%) Information Management
9 4 (8.16%) DMVPN
9 4 (8.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (8.16%) DDoS Mitigation

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.98%) Network Security
2 9 (18.37%) Firewall
2 9 (18.37%) WAN
3 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (8.16%) DMVPN
4 4 (8.16%) MPLS
4 4 (8.16%) Wireless
4 4 (8.16%) Broadband
4 4 (8.16%) LAN
4 4 (8.16%) BGP
4 4 (8.16%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.04%) VoIP
5 1 (2.04%) VPN
5 1 (2.04%) Internet
General
1 13 (26.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
1 14 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Cyber Security Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Security Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Security Officer
5 4 (8.16%) Security Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Programme Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Network Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Network Security Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Information Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Information Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) VHDL
2 3 (6.12%) Verilog
2 3 (6.12%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
1 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Information Security
1 9 (18.37%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (16.33%) SIEM
2 8 (16.33%) Risk Management
3 5 (10.20%) Signal Processing
4 4 (8.16%) Security Architecture
4 4 (8.16%) Time Management
4 4 (8.16%) Information Management
4 4 (8.16%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (8.16%) Service Management
5 3 (6.12%) ITIL
5 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.12%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.08%) Computer Forensics
6 2 (4.08%) Business Transformation
6 2 (4.08%) Analytics
6 2 (4.08%) Validation
7 1 (2.04%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) CISSP
2 13 (26.53%) Degree
3 10 (20.41%) GCIH
4 9 (18.37%) GIAC
5 8 (16.33%) CISM
6 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (10.20%) CCNP
6 5 (10.20%) CISA
7 2 (4.08%) CEH
7 2 (4.08%) VTSP
7 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.08%) GCIA
8 1 (2.04%) CCNA
8 1 (2.04%) CRISC
8 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) vSphere
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Remedy
2 4 (8.16%) Fortinet
2 4 (8.16%) VMware
2 4 (8.16%) Cisco
2 4 (8.16%) Citrix
3 3 (6.12%) VocaLink
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Juniper
4 1 (2.04%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.04%) ArcSight
Cambridgeshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + RSU + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + RSU + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 23 days ago