The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 254 256 267
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 15 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.026% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.034% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 8
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6284 5860 6267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.23% 75.95% 74.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5173 4914 5314
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Cyber Security
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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
Bedfordshire - 6 £29,500 -
Suffolk +9 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Hertfordshire - 3 £57,500 -
Essex - 1 £50,000 -
Cyber Security
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 15 (68.18%) C++
2 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 10 (45.45%) C
3 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
4 7 (31.82%) Information Security
5 6 (27.27%) Use Case
5 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Data Security
6 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Security
6 4 (18.18%) Subversion
6 4 (18.18%) CESG
7 3 (13.64%) Bugzilla
7 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (9.09%) Network Management
8 2 (9.09%) Electronics
8 2 (9.09%) Finance
8 2 (9.09%) HND
8 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
8 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Chartered Engineer

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Subversion
2 3 (13.64%) Bugzilla
2 3 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Military
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Security Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C++ Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Graduate
4 4 (18.18%) C++/Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Information Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Operations Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Product Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) CESG
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Life Science
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Information Security
3 6 (27.27%) Use Case
3 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Data Security
4 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) Computer Security
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Network Management
6 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
7 1 (4.55%) Product Management
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C++
2 10 (45.45%) C
3 7 (31.82%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) HND
3 2 (9.09%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) CEH
4 1 (4.55%) GCIA
4 1 (4.55%) GCIH
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PhD
4 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft