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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 187 311 439
Rank change year-on-year
+124 +128
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 1600 1001 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.88% 1.01% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.15% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 710 527
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £35,329 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Cybersecurity
UK

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
75090 87054 92251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.11% 87.52% 85.67%
Number of salaries quoted 62466 72704 76467
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 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
London +200 787 £70,000 +7.69% 88
South East +59 312 £52,500 -8.69% 31
South West +54 233 £50,000 - 29
North West +31 83 £45,000 -25.00% 25
West Midlands +19 75 £48,000 -4.00% 15
Yorkshire +16 38 £50,000 +11.11% 8
East of England -16 28 £50,000 -9.09% 7
East Midlands +14 21 £45,000 -21.73% 6
North East +10 8 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Cybersecurity
UK

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 England region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 1292 (37.94%) Information Security
2 1012 (29.72%) CISSP
3 949 (27.87%) Security Cleared
4 738 (21.67%) Finance
5 717 (21.06%) Penetration Testing
6 712 (20.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 666 (19.56%) Firewall
8 630 (18.50%) Windows
9 617 (18.12%) SIEM
10 607 (17.83%) Degree
11 595 (17.47%) Linux
11 595 (17.47%) CISM
12 562 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
13 508 (14.92%) Python
14 496 (14.57%) DV Cleared
15 489 (14.36%) Java
16 475 (13.95%) SC Cleared
17 433 (12.72%) Security Architecture
18 414 (12.16%) Risk Management
19 411 (12.07%) C
20 402 (11.81%) CISA
21 394 (11.57%) Security Operations
22 372 (10.93%) C++
23 358 (10.51%) PCI DSS
24 350 (10.28%) Management Information System
25 345 (10.13%) Software Engineering
26 330 (9.69%) Network Security
27 317 (9.31%) ITIL
28 302 (8.87%) Data Protection
29 288 (8.46%) Telecoms

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 79 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
2 68 (2.00%) IIS
3 67 (1.97%) Apache Pig
4 65 (1.91%) WebLogic
5 49 (1.44%) Confluence
5 49 (1.44%) SharePoint
6 43 (1.26%) Apache
7 41 (1.20%) Apache Spark
8 34 (1.00%) JBoss
9 32 (0.94%) WebSphere
10 31 (0.91%) MS Exchange
11 16 (0.47%) nginx
12 11 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (0.23%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
15 4 (0.12%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.12%) WebLogic Portal
16 3 (0.088%) OpenStack
Applications
1 89 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 25 (0.73%) MS Office
3 17 (0.50%) MS Project
4 8 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.059%) FrameMaker
6 2 (0.059%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.029%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 25 (0.73%) SAP GRC
2 24 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.21%) assyst
5 3 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.029%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.029%) Orchestrade
7 1 (0.029%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 89 (2.61%) SaaS
2 81 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (1.12%) GitHub
5 36 (1.06%) IaaS
6 31 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (0.65%) Office 365
8 13 (0.38%) PaaS
9 5 (0.15%) Sumo Logic
10 4 (0.12%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.059%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.059%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.059%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.059%) AWS CloudTrail
11 2 (0.059%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.059%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.029%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.029%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.029%) Force.com
12 1 (0.029%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 666 (19.56%) Firewall
2 330 (9.69%) Network Security
3 248 (7.28%) TCP/IP
4 158 (4.64%) Intrusion Detection
5 108 (3.17%) LAN
6 103 (3.02%) DNS
7 92 (2.70%) Internet
7 92 (2.70%) VPN
8 75 (2.20%) WAN
9 69 (2.03%) Wireless
10 67 (1.97%) HTTP
11 49 (1.44%) SSL
12 44 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
13 41 (1.20%) VLAN
14 39 (1.15%) Wireshark
15 35 (1.03%) DHCP
16 34 (1.00%) SAN
17 33 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
18 31 (0.91%) HTTPS
19 22 (0.65%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (7.64%) Big Data
2 120 (3.52%) Hadoop
3 99 (2.91%) MySQL
4 96 (2.82%) SQL Server
5 83 (2.44%) MongoDB
6 69 (2.03%) Apache Hive
7 60 (1.76%) NoSQL
8 43 (1.26%) Relational Database
9 34 (1.00%) GIS
9 34 (1.00%) OrientDB
10 24 (0.70%) Data Mining
11 19 (0.56%) Oracle Database
12 17 (0.50%) Neo4j
13 15 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (0.38%) Apache Accumulo
14 13 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
15 11 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.23%) Data Lake
18 7 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 81 (2.38%) JIRA
2 79 (2.32%) Metasploit
3 58 (1.70%) Git (software)
4 49 (1.44%) Selenium
5 39 (1.15%) Jenkins
6 34 (1.00%) Burp Suite
7 27 (0.79%) Cucumber
8 25 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 25 (0.73%) Subversion
9 18 (0.53%) Bitbucket
10 17 (0.50%) Mercurial
11 16 (0.47%) JUnit
12 13 (0.38%) Redmine
13 9 (0.26%) Ant
13 9 (0.26%) gulp
14 8 (0.23%) CodeSonar
14 8 (0.23%) git-flow
14 8 (0.23%) Robot Framework
15 7 (0.21%) EasyMock
15 7 (0.21%) Maven
General
1 738 (21.67%) Finance
2 288 (8.46%) Telecoms
3 184 (5.40%) Banking
4 119 (3.49%) Games
5 108 (3.17%) Manufacturing
6 81 (2.38%) Legal
7 74 (2.17%) Retail
8 71 (2.09%) Marketing
9 62 (1.82%) Aerospace
10 39 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 37 (1.09%) Electronics
12 28 (0.82%) Law
13 24 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 24 (0.70%) Investment Banking
14 17 (0.50%) Publishing
15 15 (0.44%) Retail Banking
16 14 (0.41%) French Language
16 14 (0.41%) German Language
17 12 (0.35%) Automotive
17 12 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 581 (17.06%) Consultant
2 552 (16.21%) Analyst
3 427 (12.54%) Security Analyst
4 425 (12.48%) Security Manager
5 420 (12.33%) Security Consultant
6 251 (7.37%) Developer
7 244 (7.17%) Architect
8 224 (6.58%) Security Engineer
9 221 (6.49%) Cybersecurity Manager
10 213 (6.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 192 (5.64%) Security Architect
11 192 (5.64%) Software Engineer
12 166 (4.88%) Cybersecurity Consultant
13 148 (4.35%) Security Specialist
14 143 (4.20%) Information Security Manager
15 132 (3.88%) Information Manager
16 123 (3.61%) IT Manager
17 122 (3.58%) Tester
18 120 (3.52%) Cybersecurity Engineer
19 117 (3.44%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (4.61%) HTML
2 110 (3.23%) Web Services
3 105 (3.08%) CSS
4 101 (2.97%) .NET
5 81 (2.38%) Java EE
6 79 (2.32%) J2EE
7 62 (1.82%) Spring
8 61 (1.79%) XML
9 60 (1.76%) AngularJS
10 51 (1.50%) Hibernate
10 51 (1.50%) STL
11 49 (1.44%) Node.js
12 46 (1.35%) EJB
13 44 (1.29%) jQuery
14 42 (1.23%) HTML5
15 41 (1.20%) Django
16 28 (0.82%) REST
17 27 (0.79%) Regular Expression
18 26 (0.76%) JSON
19 25 (0.73%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 350 (10.28%) Management Information System
2 241 (7.08%) Cyberthreat
3 217 (6.37%) Security Operations Centre
4 216 (6.34%) Computer Science
5 207 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
6 163 (4.79%) Cyber Attack
7 146 (4.29%) PKI
8 102 (3.00%) Cryptography
9 86 (2.53%) CESG
10 84 (2.47%) Cybercrime
10 84 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
11 81 (2.38%) Data Centre
12 75 (2.20%) Mathematics
13 73 (2.14%) Mobile App
14 54 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 47 (1.38%) Physics
16 44 (1.29%) Client/Server
17 42 (1.23%) Visualisation
18 36 (1.06%) Algorithms
19 30 (0.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 630 (18.50%) Windows
2 595 (17.47%) Linux
3 274 (8.05%) Unix
4 145 (4.26%) Windows Server
5 114 (3.35%) Android
6 104 (3.05%) Apple iOS
7 95 (2.79%) Mac OS X
8 44 (1.29%) CentOS
9 41 (1.20%) VxWorks
10 36 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 33 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (0.85%) Kali Linux
13 26 (0.76%) Windows Phone
14 18 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (0.50%) AIX
16 16 (0.47%) Windows 7
17 15 (0.44%) Mac OS
18 14 (0.41%) Ubuntu
19 11 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 11 (0.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1292 (37.94%) Information Security
2 717 (21.06%) Penetration Testing
3 617 (18.12%) SIEM
4 562 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
5 433 (12.72%) Security Architecture
6 414 (12.16%) Risk Management
7 394 (11.57%) Security Operations
8 345 (10.13%) Software Engineering
9 317 (9.31%) ITIL
10 302 (8.87%) Data Protection
11 265 (7.78%) Vulnerability Management
12 239 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
13 236 (6.93%) Presales
14 230 (6.75%) Analytics
15 224 (6.58%) Ethical Hacking
16 194 (5.70%) Mentoring
17 190 (5.58%) Open Source
18 186 (5.46%) Project Management
18 186 (5.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 174 (5.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 508 (14.92%) Python
2 489 (14.36%) Java
3 411 (12.07%) C
4 372 (10.93%) C++
5 268 (7.87%) SQL
6 240 (7.05%) C#
7 220 (6.46%) JavaScript
8 153 (4.49%) Perl
9 123 (3.61%) PHP
10 110 (3.23%) PowerShell
11 107 (3.14%) Bash Shell
11 107 (3.14%) Ruby
12 83 (2.44%) Objective-C
13 45 (1.32%) Go
14 40 (1.17%) VB
15 37 (1.09%) Scala
16 34 (1.00%) Embedded C
17 27 (0.79%) VB.NET
18 24 (0.70%) Shell Script
19 16 (0.47%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1012 (29.72%) CISSP
2 949 (27.87%) Security Cleared
3 607 (17.83%) Degree
4 595 (17.47%) CISM
5 496 (14.57%) DV Cleared
6 475 (13.95%) SC Cleared
7 402 (11.81%) CISA
8 267 (7.84%) CEH
9 239 (7.02%) SANS
10 206 (6.05%) Cisco Certification
11 202 (5.93%) CREST Certified
12 181 (5.32%) GIAC
13 134 (3.94%) CCNA
14 101 (2.97%) CESG Certified Professional
14 101 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
15 96 (2.82%) CompTIA Security+
15 96 (2.82%) Security+ Certification
16 87 (2.56%) MCSE
16 87 (2.56%) OSCP
17 75 (2.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 712 (20.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 358 (10.51%) PCI DSS
3 97 (2.85%) COBIT
4 73 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 65 (1.91%) SLA
6 64 (1.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 46 (1.35%) GPG13
8 38 (1.12%) QA
9 22 (0.65%) ISO22301
9 22 (0.65%) RMADS
10 18 (0.53%) ISO27002
11 13 (0.38%) ISO 9001
11 13 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 12 (0.35%) MISRA
13 9 (0.26%) SSAE 16
14 7 (0.21%) JTAG
15 6 (0.18%) PA-DSS
16 5 (0.15%) BS7799
16 5 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
17 4 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 206 (6.05%) Active Directory
2 88 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (1.38%) Hyper-V
4 45 (1.32%) Snort
5 31 (0.91%) Docker
6 20 (0.59%) NFS
7 19 (0.56%) vSphere
8 16 (0.47%) Firmware
8 16 (0.47%) Samba
9 13 (0.38%) VMware ESX
9 13 (0.38%) Xen
10 11 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 9 (0.26%) XenApp
12 8 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.21%) HDFS
14 3 (0.088%) Virtual Machines
15 2 (0.059%) Virtual Servers
16 1 (0.029%) vCloud
16 1 (0.029%) VMware Workstation
16 1 (0.029%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 151 (4.43%) Nessus
2 99 (2.91%) Nmap
3 66 (1.94%) QRadar
4 39 (1.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 37 (1.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 36 (1.06%) Puppet
7 34 (1.00%) Ansible
8 23 (0.68%) OpenVAS
9 18 (0.53%) SCCM
10 16 (0.47%) logstash
10 16 (0.47%) Nagios
10 16 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (0.38%) EnCase
11 13 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
12 12 (0.35%) Kibana
13 11 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
13 11 (0.32%) RSA enVision
14 9 (0.26%) AirWatch
14 9 (0.26%) Salt
15 7 (0.21%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 215 (6.31%) Cisco
2 189 (5.55%) Microsoft
3 127 (3.73%) VMware
4 123 (3.61%) Splunk
5 101 (2.97%) ArcSight
6 100 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 100 (2.94%) Oracle
7 92 (2.70%) Palo Alto
8 88 (2.58%) Qualys
9 86 (2.53%) Sophos
10 72 (2.11%) Intel Security
11 58 (1.70%) SAP
12 53 (1.56%) FireEye
13 49 (1.44%) LogRhythm
14 47 (1.38%) HP
15 46 (1.35%) Juniper
16 45 (1.32%) Apple
17 41 (1.20%) Citrix
17 41 (1.20%) Fortinet
18 39 (1.15%) IBM
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Michael Page International
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum Excellent benefits available
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, flexible
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum DoE (+ v strong Benefits)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 - £70000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Excellant benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Networkers
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 5 days ago