The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
UK / England
Rank 186 237 467
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +230
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 1419 1323 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.82% 1.42% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.62% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1061 951 410
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,250 £78,400
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
68565 81767 84400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.15% 87.70% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 56901 68765 70092
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the England region.

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in England

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in England

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
London +103 683 £65,000 - 99
South East +12 255 £54,000 -6.08% 50
South West -5 218 £47,500 -5.00% 32
West Midlands +53 91 £50,000 -9.09% 14
North West +24 82 £45,000 -26.53% 37
East of England -16 29 £43,750 -23.91% 8
Yorkshire +10 25 £40,000 -11.11% 8
East Midlands -6 19 £45,000 -14.28% 1
North East 0 6 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Cybersecurity
UK

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 1158 (37.04%) Information Security
2 946 (30.26%) CISSP
3 852 (27.26%) Security Cleared
4 661 (21.15%) Finance
5 597 (19.10%) Penetration Testing
6 566 (18.11%) Degree
7 565 (18.07%) CISM
8 564 (18.04%) Firewall
8 564 (18.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 545 (17.43%) SIEM
10 543 (17.37%) Windows
11 527 (16.86%) Agile Software Development
12 523 (16.73%) Linux
13 464 (14.84%) Java
14 451 (14.43%) Python
15 440 (14.08%) DV Cleared
16 385 (12.32%) Risk Management
17 376 (12.03%) SC Cleared
18 366 (11.71%) CISA
19 354 (11.32%) C
20 348 (11.13%) Software Engineering
21 347 (11.10%) C++
22 339 (10.84%) Security Architecture
23 331 (10.59%) Security Operations
24 314 (10.04%) Network Security
25 312 (9.98%) Management Information System
26 309 (9.88%) ITIL
27 292 (9.34%) Data Protection
28 263 (8.41%) CEH
29 262 (8.38%) PCI DSS

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in 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 73 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
2 68 (2.18%) IIS
3 65 (2.08%) Apache Pig
4 63 (2.02%) WebLogic
5 46 (1.47%) Confluence
6 41 (1.31%) Apache Spark
7 40 (1.28%) SharePoint
8 36 (1.15%) Apache
9 30 (0.96%) JBoss
9 30 (0.96%) WebSphere
10 28 (0.90%) MS Exchange
11 9 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (0.26%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.13%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.096%) nginx
14 3 (0.096%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.096%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.064%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 82 (2.62%) MS Excel
2 25 (0.80%) MS Office
3 16 (0.51%) MS Project
4 9 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.064%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.032%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.032%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.032%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 15 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.35%) SAP GRC
4 7 (0.22%) assyst
5 3 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.064%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.032%) Orchestrade
7 1 (0.032%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (2.62%) SaaS
2 73 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (1.09%) GitHub
5 32 (1.02%) IaaS
6 29 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (0.58%) Office 365
8 12 (0.38%) PaaS
9 8 (0.26%) Sumo Logic
10 4 (0.13%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.064%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.064%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.032%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.032%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.032%) AWS CloudTrail
12 1 (0.032%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.032%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.032%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 564 (18.04%) Firewall
2 314 (10.04%) Network Security
3 222 (7.10%) TCP/IP
4 151 (4.83%) Intrusion Detection
5 95 (3.04%) DNS
6 82 (2.62%) VPN
7 81 (2.59%) HTTP
8 75 (2.40%) LAN
9 73 (2.34%) Internet
10 52 (1.66%) WAN
11 51 (1.63%) SSL
12 49 (1.57%) Wireless
13 45 (1.44%) Wireshark
14 42 (1.34%) VLAN
15 34 (1.09%) DHCP
15 34 (1.09%) HTTPS
16 33 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
17 31 (0.99%) SAN
18 27 (0.86%) FTP
18 27 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (7.01%) Big Data
2 106 (3.39%) Hadoop
3 90 (2.88%) MySQL
4 76 (2.43%) MongoDB
5 69 (2.21%) SQL Server
6 65 (2.08%) Apache Hive
7 48 (1.54%) NoSQL
8 46 (1.47%) GIS
9 37 (1.18%) Relational Database
10 29 (0.93%) OrientDB
11 24 (0.77%) Data Mining
12 16 (0.51%) Oracle Database
13 12 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (0.35%) Neo4j
15 8 (0.26%) Apache Accumulo
15 8 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (0.26%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.19%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 82 (2.62%) JIRA
2 61 (1.95%) Selenium
3 54 (1.73%) Git (software)
4 50 (1.60%) Metasploit
5 44 (1.41%) Jenkins
6 40 (1.28%) Cucumber
7 29 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 21 (0.67%) Burp Suite
8 21 (0.67%) Subversion
9 19 (0.61%) Bitbucket
10 15 (0.48%) JUnit
11 14 (0.45%) JMeter
11 14 (0.45%) Mercurial
12 13 (0.42%) Redmine
13 10 (0.32%) LoadRunner
14 9 (0.29%) Maven
15 7 (0.22%) Ant
15 7 (0.22%) git-flow
15 7 (0.22%) Robot Framework
15 7 (0.22%) TeamCity
General
1 661 (21.15%) Finance
2 229 (7.33%) Telecoms
3 161 (5.15%) Banking
4 114 (3.65%) Games
5 88 (2.82%) Marketing
6 83 (2.66%) Manufacturing
7 75 (2.40%) Legal
8 66 (2.11%) Retail
9 50 (1.60%) Aerospace
10 36 (1.15%) Electronics
11 29 (0.93%) Law
12 24 (0.77%) German Language
13 23 (0.74%) French Language
14 22 (0.70%) Investment Banking
15 20 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
16 16 (0.51%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.48%) Local Government
18 14 (0.45%) Publishing
18 14 (0.45%) Retail Banking
19 13 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 516 (16.51%) Analyst
2 446 (14.27%) Consultant
3 430 (13.76%) Security Manager
4 384 (12.28%) Security Analyst
5 298 (9.53%) Security Consultant
6 243 (7.77%) Developer
7 237 (7.58%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 223 (7.13%) Security Engineer
9 199 (6.37%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 198 (6.33%) Architect
11 192 (6.14%) Software Engineer
12 146 (4.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 146 (4.67%) Information Security Manager
13 145 (4.64%) Security Architect
14 136 (4.35%) Information Manager
15 113 (3.61%) Security Specialist
16 105 (3.36%) Cybersecurity Engineer
17 97 (3.10%) IT Manager
18 95 (3.04%) Senior Manager
19 87 (2.78%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (5.31%) HTML
2 113 (3.61%) CSS
3 102 (3.26%) Web Services
4 98 (3.13%) .NET
5 80 (2.56%) J2EE
5 80 (2.56%) Java EE
6 61 (1.95%) AngularJS
7 52 (1.66%) HTML5
7 52 (1.66%) Spring
8 50 (1.60%) Node.js
8 50 (1.60%) STL
8 50 (1.60%) XML
9 46 (1.47%) Django
10 41 (1.31%) EJB
10 41 (1.31%) Hibernate
11 39 (1.25%) jQuery
12 33 (1.06%) Ruby on Rails
13 32 (1.02%) Regular Expression
14 28 (0.90%) REST
15 27 (0.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 312 (9.98%) Management Information System
2 210 (6.72%) Cyberthreat
3 204 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
4 183 (5.85%) Computer Science
5 173 (5.53%) Security Operations Centre
6 163 (5.21%) Cyber Attack
7 116 (3.71%) Cyber Defence
8 114 (3.65%) Cryptography
9 111 (3.55%) PKI
10 78 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
11 77 (2.46%) Cybercrime
12 71 (2.27%) CESG
13 67 (2.14%) Data Centre
14 59 (1.89%) Mathematics
15 45 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 42 (1.34%) Physics
16 42 (1.34%) Visualisation
17 37 (1.18%) Algorithms
18 35 (1.12%) Mobile App
19 33 (1.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 543 (17.37%) Windows
2 523 (16.73%) Linux
3 248 (7.93%) Unix
4 118 (3.77%) Android
4 118 (3.77%) Windows Server
5 116 (3.71%) Apple iOS
6 79 (2.53%) Mac OS X
7 34 (1.09%) CentOS
8 31 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (0.90%) VxWorks
11 20 (0.64%) AIX
11 20 (0.64%) Ubuntu
11 20 (0.64%) Windows Phone
11 20 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (0.54%) Windows 7
13 16 (0.51%) Kali Linux
14 15 (0.48%) Mac OS
15 11 (0.35%) Debian
15 11 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1158 (37.04%) Information Security
2 597 (19.10%) Penetration Testing
3 545 (17.43%) SIEM
4 527 (16.86%) Agile Software Development
5 385 (12.32%) Risk Management
6 348 (11.13%) Software Engineering
7 339 (10.84%) Security Architecture
8 331 (10.59%) Security Operations
9 309 (9.88%) ITIL
10 292 (9.34%) Data Protection
11 247 (7.90%) Vulnerability Management
12 223 (7.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 215 (6.88%) Analytics
14 186 (5.95%) Ethical Hacking
15 185 (5.92%) Presales
16 183 (5.85%) Project Management
16 183 (5.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 177 (5.66%) Mentoring
18 174 (5.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 161 (5.15%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 464 (14.84%) Java
2 451 (14.43%) Python
3 354 (11.32%) C
4 347 (11.10%) C++
5 236 (7.55%) C#
6 227 (7.26%) SQL
7 225 (7.20%) JavaScript
8 147 (4.70%) Perl
9 121 (3.87%) Ruby
10 118 (3.77%) PHP
11 97 (3.10%) Bash Shell
12 78 (2.50%) PowerShell
13 73 (2.34%) Objective-C
14 39 (1.25%) Go
15 34 (1.09%) Scala
15 34 (1.09%) VB
16 32 (1.02%) Embedded C
17 21 (0.67%) VB.NET
18 17 (0.54%) Shell Script
19 15 (0.48%) Korn
Qualifications
1 946 (30.26%) CISSP
2 852 (27.26%) Security Cleared
3 566 (18.11%) Degree
4 565 (18.07%) CISM
5 440 (14.08%) DV Cleared
6 376 (12.03%) SC Cleared
7 366 (11.71%) CISA
8 263 (8.41%) CEH
9 240 (7.68%) SANS
10 199 (6.37%) Cisco Certification
11 189 (6.05%) GIAC
12 161 (5.15%) CREST Certified
13 130 (4.16%) CCNA
14 94 (3.01%) CompTIA Security+
14 94 (3.01%) Security+ Certification
15 91 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
16 82 (2.62%) GCIA
17 81 (2.59%) CCNP
18 80 (2.56%) CESG Certified Professional
19 78 (2.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 564 (18.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 262 (8.38%) PCI DSS
3 72 (2.30%) SLA
4 69 (2.21%) COBIT
5 50 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 47 (1.50%) GPG13
7 46 (1.47%) GDPR
8 37 (1.18%) QA
9 36 (1.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 18 (0.58%) RMADS
11 16 (0.51%) ISO22301
12 13 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 13 (0.42%) MISRA
13 11 (0.35%) SSAE 16
14 9 (0.29%) ISO27002
15 8 (0.26%) JTAG
16 7 (0.22%) ISO 9001
17 5 (0.16%) BS7799
18 4 (0.13%) Government Security Classifications
18 4 (0.13%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 168 (5.37%) Active Directory
2 92 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (1.79%) Snort
4 55 (1.76%) Hyper-V
5 33 (1.06%) Docker
6 19 (0.61%) NFS
6 19 (0.61%) Xen
7 15 (0.48%) Samba
8 13 (0.42%) Firmware
9 12 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
10 11 (0.35%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.32%) HDFS
12 9 (0.29%) vSphere
13 8 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 4 (0.13%) KVM
15 3 (0.096%) XenApp
16 2 (0.064%) Virtual Servers
17 1 (0.032%) Forefront TMG
17 1 (0.032%) vCloud
17 1 (0.032%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 97 (3.10%) Nessus
2 80 (2.56%) QRadar
3 70 (2.24%) Nmap
4 48 (1.54%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 37 (1.18%) Ansible
5 37 (1.18%) CSIRT
5 37 (1.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 37 (1.18%) Puppet
6 26 (0.83%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 21 (0.67%) logstash
8 19 (0.61%) Kibana
9 18 (0.58%) SCCM
10 16 (0.51%) OpenVAS
11 15 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
12 14 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
12 14 (0.45%) Nagios
13 12 (0.38%) RSA enVision
14 10 (0.32%) Grafana
14 10 (0.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 216 (6.91%) Cisco
2 162 (5.18%) Microsoft
3 136 (4.35%) Splunk
4 123 (3.93%) VMware
5 108 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 101 (3.23%) Palo Alto
7 98 (3.13%) ArcSight
8 94 (3.01%) Oracle
9 79 (2.53%) Sophos
10 75 (2.40%) Qualys
11 59 (1.89%) Intel Security
12 57 (1.82%) FireEye
13 54 (1.73%) LogRhythm
14 50 (1.60%) Juniper
15 47 (1.50%) Fortinet
15 47 (1.50%) HP
15 47 (1.50%) IBM
16 40 (1.28%) NetApp
17 39 (1.25%) Apple
18 38 (1.22%) Citrix
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