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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 195 256 271
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 48 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.74% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.40% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 39 23 18
Median salary £52,500 £53,272 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% +29.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £37,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £59,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median 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
5586 6559 6865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.71% 84.43% 82.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4726 5407 5678
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +38 20 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Suffolk +12 12 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Essex +17 6 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Bedfordshire - 6 £80,000 -
Cambridgeshire -6 3 £37,750 -29.13% 5
Norfolk - 1 £49,350 -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 46 (50.00%) Information Security
2 38 (41.30%) Firewall
3 30 (32.61%) CISSP
4 27 (29.35%) Network Security
5 24 (26.09%) CISM
6 23 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 23 (25.00%) Windows
6 23 (25.00%) Degree
7 22 (23.91%) Linux
8 21 (22.83%) Python
9 19 (20.65%) Security Cleared
10 18 (19.57%) C
11 17 (18.48%) C++
12 16 (17.39%) Java
12 16 (17.39%) E-Commerce
12 16 (17.39%) Management Information System
12 16 (17.39%) Big Data
13 15 (16.30%) SC Cleared
14 14 (15.22%) SQL
14 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (14.13%) Cyberthreat
15 13 (14.13%) Security Operations
15 13 (14.13%) C#
15 13 (14.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 13 (14.13%) CEH
15 13 (14.13%) Network Design
16 12 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
16 12 (13.04%) Unix
16 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
16 12 (13.04%) CISA

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 8 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.43%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.09%) Apache
3 1 (1.09%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.09%) Confluence
3 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.09%) IIS
3 1 (1.09%) JBoss
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Office
2 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (41.30%) Firewall
2 27 (29.35%) Network Security
3 6 (6.52%) VPN
4 5 (5.43%) Broadband
4 5 (5.43%) Wireshark
5 3 (3.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.17%) DNS
6 2 (2.17%) Internet
7 1 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.09%) SSL
7 1 (1.09%) VoIP
7 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.39%) Big Data
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.09%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) AppScan
1 2 (2.17%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.09%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.09%) Gradle
2 1 (1.09%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.09%) JIRA
2 1 (1.09%) JUnit
2 1 (1.09%) Moq
2 1 (1.09%) NUnit
2 1 (1.09%) ProC
2 1 (1.09%) Selenium
2 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.09%) Toad
2 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.35%) Electronics
3 3 (3.26%) Finance
3 3 (3.26%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Legal
4 2 (2.17%) Military
5 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.09%) Law
5 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (13.04%) Administrator
1 12 (13.04%) Analyst
2 11 (11.96%) Network Administrator
3 10 (10.87%) Architect
3 10 (10.87%) Security Architect
3 10 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (9.78%) Consultant
4 9 (9.78%) Graduate
5 8 (8.70%) Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Security Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Security Manager
6 7 (7.61%) Compliance Manager
6 7 (7.61%) Information Manager
6 7 (7.61%) Information Security Manager
7 5 (5.43%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Network Security Administrator
7 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Security Administrator
7 5 (5.43%) Security Operations Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) HTML
2 7 (7.61%) XML
3 6 (6.52%) Hibernate
3 6 (6.52%) J2EE
3 6 (6.52%) Spring
4 5 (5.43%) EJB
5 3 (3.26%) .NET
6 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.17%) CSS
6 2 (2.17%) Web Services
7 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.09%) Java EE
7 1 (1.09%) jBPM
7 1 (1.09%) jQuery
7 1 (1.09%) JSON
7 1 (1.09%) SOAP
7 1 (1.09%) STL
7 1 (1.09%) Struts
7 1 (1.09%) WSDL
7 1 (1.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (14.13%) Cyberthreat
4 12 (13.04%) Cybercrime
5 9 (9.78%) Data Centre
6 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
7 6 (6.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (6.52%) Mathematics
8 5 (5.43%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (5.43%) CESG
8 5 (5.43%) CESG CLAS
8 5 (5.43%) iPhone
8 5 (5.43%) Visualisation
9 4 (4.35%) Cryptography
9 4 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (4.35%) Verilog
9 4 (4.35%) VHDL
10 3 (3.26%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (2.17%) PKI
12 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.00%) Windows
2 22 (23.91%) Linux
3 12 (13.04%) Unix
4 8 (8.70%) Android
5 6 (6.52%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.43%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.09%) AIX
8 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (50.00%) Information Security
2 16 (17.39%) E-Commerce
3 13 (14.13%) Network Design
3 13 (14.13%) Security Operations
4 12 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.96%) Risk Management
6 9 (9.78%) Machine Learning
6 9 (9.78%) Mentoring
6 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
6 9 (9.78%) Validation
7 8 (8.70%) Migration
7 8 (8.70%) SIEM
8 7 (7.61%) Reverse Engineering
9 6 (6.52%) Asset Management
9 6 (6.52%) Information Security Management
9 6 (6.52%) Mobile Development
9 6 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (6.52%) Security Management
9 6 (6.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.83%) Python
2 18 (19.57%) C
3 17 (18.48%) C++
4 16 (17.39%) Java
5 14 (15.22%) SQL
6 13 (14.13%) C#
7 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.52%) Objective-C
7 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.43%) Perl
9 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.09%) AWK
10 1 (1.09%) COBOL
10 1 (1.09%) Korn
10 1 (1.09%) PHP
10 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.09%) sed
10 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.09%) VBA
10 1 (1.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 30 (32.61%) CISSP
2 24 (26.09%) CISM
3 23 (25.00%) Degree
4 19 (20.65%) Security Cleared
5 15 (16.30%) SC Cleared
6 13 (14.13%) CEH
7 12 (13.04%) CISA
8 11 (11.96%) DV Cleared
9 9 (9.78%) GIAC
10 7 (7.61%) CESG Certified Professional
11 6 (6.52%) CCNA
11 6 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (6.52%) CLAS
11 6 (6.52%) MCSE
11 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (6.52%) SANS
12 5 (5.43%) CCNP
12 5 (5.43%) CompTIA Security+
12 5 (5.43%) GCIH
12 5 (5.43%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Nessus
2 5 (5.43%) QRadar
2 5 (5.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (2.17%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.09%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.09%) Kibana
4 1 (1.09%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.70%) IBM
2 8 (8.70%) Oracle
3 6 (6.52%) BT
3 6 (6.52%) CheckPoint
3 6 (6.52%) Symantec
4 5 (5.43%) ArcSight
4 5 (5.43%) HP
4 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.43%) SolarWinds
4 5 (5.43%) Splunk
5 4 (4.35%) Cisco
6 2 (2.17%) Veracode
7 1 (1.09%) CA
7 1 (1.09%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.09%) Draytek
7 1 (1.09%) Lumension
7 1 (1.09%) Remedy
7 1 (1.09%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.09%) Sophos
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