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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 241 273 269
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 23 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.095% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.12% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 4
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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
6156 6593 6420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.31% 77.89% 77.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5015 5431 5516
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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 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 6 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 +16 9 £37,500 -4.45%
Hertfordshire -8 9 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire +19 5 £53,272 +93.71% 3
Cyber Security
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 (57.14%) Network Security
2 17 (40.48%) CISSP
3 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
3 10 (23.81%) Degree
4 9 (21.43%) GIAC
5 8 (19.05%) GCIH
6 7 (16.67%) Information Security
6 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Firewall
6 7 (16.67%) WAN
6 7 (16.67%) SIEM
7 6 (14.29%) CISM
7 6 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.90%) Remedy
8 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
8 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (11.90%) CCNP
8 5 (11.90%) Signal Processing
9 4 (9.52%) DMVPN
9 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (9.52%) vSphere
9 4 (9.52%) Security Architecture
9 4 (9.52%) Citrix
9 4 (9.52%) Cisco
9 4 (9.52%) Broadband
9 4 (9.52%) BGP
9 4 (9.52%) EIGRP
9 4 (9.52%) MPLS
9 4 (9.52%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 6 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.

Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) Network Security
2 7 (16.67%) Firewall
2 7 (16.67%) WAN
3 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.52%) Broadband
4 4 (9.52%) MPLS
4 4 (9.52%) BGP
4 4 (9.52%) EIGRP
4 4 (9.52%) DMVPN
4 4 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.76%) Wireless
5 2 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (2.38%) VoIP
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
6 1 (2.38%) Internet
General
1 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Analyst
1 15 (35.71%) Security Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Security Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Security Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Network Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Network Security Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Security Officer
6 2 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Security Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) IT Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Information Security
1 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (16.67%) SIEM
2 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 5 (11.90%) Signal Processing
4 4 (9.52%) Security Architecture
4 4 (9.52%) Time Management
4 4 (9.52%) Service Management
5 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.14%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.76%) Information Management
6 2 (4.76%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (2.38%) Computer Security
7 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.38%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (2.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (2.38%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) CISSP
2 10 (23.81%) Degree
3 9 (21.43%) GIAC
4 8 (19.05%) GCIH
5 6 (14.29%) CISM
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (11.90%) CCNP
7 3 (7.14%) CISA
8 1 (2.38%) CCNA
8 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.52%) vSphere
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Remedy
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
2 4 (9.52%) Fortinet
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco
2 4 (9.52%) Citrix
3 3 (7.14%) VocaLink
4 2 (4.76%) ArcSight
4 2 (4.76%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.38%) Juniper
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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