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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 216 252 265
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 31 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.38% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 18
Median salary £57,500 £53,272 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% +50.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,125 £37,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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
5644 6237 6847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.51% 83.17% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4678 5107 5638
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +27 10 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Bedfordshire - 9 £80,000 - 1
Suffolk +2 5 £45,000 +13.20% 3
Essex +13 3 £42,500 -26.08%
Norfolk - 3 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £52,500 -1.44% 3
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 40 (43.96%) Information Security
2 35 (38.46%) Firewall
3 28 (30.77%) Network Security
4 26 (28.57%) CISSP
5 21 (23.08%) Python
5 21 (23.08%) CISM
6 20 (21.98%) C#
7 19 (20.88%) Java
7 19 (20.88%) Network Design
7 19 (20.88%) Big Data
8 18 (19.78%) Security Cleared
8 18 (19.78%) C++
8 18 (19.78%) Active Directory
9 16 (17.58%) Windows
9 16 (17.58%) GIAC
9 16 (17.58%) Cybercrime
10 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (16.48%) SC Cleared
10 15 (16.48%) Degree
10 15 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (16.48%) SQL
11 13 (14.29%) E-Commerce
11 13 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 13 (14.29%) Android
11 13 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
11 13 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
12 12 (13.19%) Mobile Development
12 12 (13.19%) Machine Learning
12 12 (13.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 12 (13.19%) 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 10 (10.99%) WebLogic
2 8 (8.79%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.20%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.10%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.46%) Firewall
2 28 (30.77%) Network Security
3 5 (5.49%) Broadband
4 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.20%) VPN
6 1 (1.10%) Internet
6 1 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.10%) Wireless
6 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.88%) Big Data
2 2 (2.20%) Apache Hive
2 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) AppScan
1 4 (4.40%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.10%) Moq
2 1 (1.10%) NUnit
2 1 (1.10%) ProC
2 1 (1.10%) Selenium
2 1 (1.10%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.10%) Toad
General
1 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.40%) Electronics
2 4 (4.40%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Legal
4 2 (2.20%) Military
5 1 (1.10%) Law
5 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (17.58%) Consultant
2 11 (12.09%) Administrator
2 11 (12.09%) Architect
2 11 (12.09%) Network Administrator
2 11 (12.09%) Security Architect
3 10 (10.99%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
3 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
3 10 (10.99%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (10.99%) Technical Consultant
4 9 (9.89%) Security Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Principal Architect
5 7 (7.69%) Principal Security Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Graduate
6 6 (6.59%) Network Security Administrator
6 6 (6.59%) Security Administrator
7 5 (5.49%) Security Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Security Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.19%) HTML
2 11 (12.09%) XML
3 10 (10.99%) EJB
3 10 (10.99%) Hibernate
3 10 (10.99%) J2EE
3 10 (10.99%) Spring
4 2 (2.20%) .NET
4 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.20%) Java EE
4 2 (2.20%) STL
5 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.10%) CSS
5 1 (1.10%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.10%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Cybercrime
2 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
3 13 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 10 (10.99%) iPhone
4 10 (10.99%) Visualisation
5 7 (7.69%) Data Centre
6 6 (6.59%) Cryptography
6 6 (6.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (5.49%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (4.40%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (4.40%) Verilog
8 4 (4.40%) VHDL
9 3 (3.30%) Mathematics
10 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
10 2 (2.20%) PKI
11 1 (1.10%) Blog
11 1 (1.10%) CESG
11 1 (1.10%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.58%) Windows
2 13 (14.29%) Android
3 10 (10.99%) Linux
3 10 (10.99%) Windows Phone
4 5 (5.49%) Unix
5 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.10%) AIX
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.96%) Information Security
2 19 (20.88%) Network Design
3 15 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 13 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
5 12 (13.19%) Machine Learning
5 12 (13.19%) Mobile Development
6 10 (10.99%) Android Development
6 10 (10.99%) Automated Testing
6 10 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.99%) Integration Testing
6 10 (10.99%) iOS Development
6 10 (10.99%) Web Development
7 9 (9.89%) Mentoring
7 9 (9.89%) Project Management
7 9 (9.89%) Risk Management
8 8 (8.79%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (8.79%) Project Planning
8 8 (8.79%) Threat Analysis
8 8 (8.79%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.08%) Python
2 20 (21.98%) C#
3 19 (20.88%) Java
4 18 (19.78%) C++
5 15 (16.48%) SQL
6 12 (13.19%) Objective-C
7 11 (12.09%) C
7 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
8 7 (7.69%) Perl
9 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.10%) AWK
10 1 (1.10%) COBOL
10 1 (1.10%) Korn
10 1 (1.10%) PHP
10 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.10%) sed
10 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (28.57%) CISSP
2 21 (23.08%) CISM
3 18 (19.78%) Security Cleared
4 16 (17.58%) GIAC
5 15 (16.48%) Degree
5 15 (16.48%) SC Cleared
6 12 (13.19%) CISA
7 11 (12.09%) DV Cleared
8 9 (9.89%) CEH
8 9 (9.89%) GCIH
9 4 (4.40%) CRISC
10 3 (3.30%) CCNA
10 3 (3.30%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (3.30%) MCSE
10 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (3.30%) SANS
11 2 (2.20%) CLAS
11 2 (2.20%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (2.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (10.99%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.49%) COBIT
3 5 (5.49%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 18 (19.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Nessus
2 1 (1.10%) QRadar
2 1 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.49%) BT
2 5 (5.49%) IBM
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle
3 4 (4.40%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.40%) Cisco
3 4 (4.40%) Veracode
4 2 (2.20%) Symantec
5 1 (1.10%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.10%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.10%) Draytek
5 1 (1.10%) HP
5 1 (1.10%) Lumension
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.10%) Remedy
5 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.10%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.10%) Sophos
5 1 (1.10%) Splunk
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