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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 174 349 539
Rank change year-on-year
+175 +190
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 1764 902 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.92% 0.88% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.01% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1371 700 392
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £83,850 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
80670 89400 93984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.88% 87.17% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 68210 74019 76500
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 July 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 28 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
London +165 733 £65,000 +8.33% 85
South East +132 427 £60,000 +9.09% 42
South West +95 259 £50,000 +5.26% 30
North West +78 105 £45,000 -10.00% 24
West Midlands +33 90 £61,000 +10.90% 25
East of England +76 65 £50,000 -6.54% 5
Yorkshire +19 56 £58,750 +30.55% 17
East Midlands -1 16 £42,500 -22.72% 3
North East - 3 £15,000 - 1
Cybersecurity
UK

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 1381 (39.32%) Information Security
2 1006 (28.64%) Security Cleared
3 887 (25.26%) CISSP
4 846 (24.09%) Finance
5 669 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 664 (18.91%) Degree
7 629 (17.91%) SC Cleared
8 618 (17.60%) Windows
9 603 (17.17%) Firewall
10 588 (16.74%) Linux
11 570 (16.23%) Penetration Testing
12 547 (15.58%) SIEM
13 533 (15.18%) CISM
14 480 (13.67%) Security Architecture
15 453 (12.90%) Java
16 450 (12.81%) Python
16 450 (12.81%) Agile Software Development
17 434 (12.36%) Security Operations
18 389 (11.08%) DV Cleared
19 386 (10.99%) Risk Management
20 385 (10.96%) Management Information System
21 359 (10.22%) C++
22 347 (9.88%) PCI DSS
23 332 (9.45%) C
24 329 (9.37%) CISA
25 325 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
25 325 (9.25%) Telecoms
26 323 (9.20%) Big Data
27 298 (8.49%) Network Security
28 288 (8.20%) Software Engineering

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 88 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
2 65 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 52 (1.48%) WebLogic
4 45 (1.28%) Apache Spark
5 39 (1.11%) JBoss
6 38 (1.08%) Apache
7 37 (1.05%) Confluence
8 34 (0.97%) Apache Pig
9 31 (0.88%) MS Exchange
10 29 (0.83%) WebSphere
11 22 (0.63%) IIS
11 22 (0.63%) Tomcat
12 20 (0.57%) SAS
13 16 (0.46%) nginx
14 15 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
14 15 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.31%) Liferay
16 7 (0.20%) GlassFish
17 6 (0.17%) Documentum
17 6 (0.17%) Jetty
Applications
1 108 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.11%) MS Office
3 16 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.31%) MS Project
6 6 (0.17%) Maple
7 2 (0.057%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.48%) SAP GRC
3 15 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.057%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.028%) assyst
5 1 (0.028%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 116 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (1.54%) SaaS
4 29 (0.83%) Office 365
5 26 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (0.63%) IaaS
7 13 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (0.23%) PaaS
9 7 (0.20%) GitHub
10 5 (0.14%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.028%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.028%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.028%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.028%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (0.028%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.028%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 603 (17.17%) Firewall
2 298 (8.49%) Network Security
3 197 (5.61%) TCP/IP
4 133 (3.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 131 (3.73%) LAN
6 126 (3.59%) WAN
7 120 (3.42%) Internet
8 108 (3.08%) DNS
9 101 (2.88%) Wireless
10 87 (2.48%) VPN
11 82 (2.33%) SAN
12 64 (1.82%) HTTP
13 59 (1.68%) SSL
14 49 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
15 44 (1.25%) Wireshark
16 41 (1.17%) HTTPS
16 41 (1.17%) VoIP
17 40 (1.14%) DHCP
18 37 (1.05%) LDAP
18 37 (1.05%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 323 (9.20%) Big Data
2 183 (5.21%) SQL Server
3 169 (4.81%) Hadoop
4 111 (3.16%) MySQL
5 92 (2.62%) NoSQL
6 61 (1.74%) MongoDB
7 55 (1.57%) Apache Hive
8 53 (1.51%) Relational Database
9 36 (1.03%) Oracle Database
10 29 (0.83%) Apache Accumulo
10 29 (0.83%) OrientDB
11 24 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
12 23 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
13 20 (0.57%) Data Mining
14 16 (0.46%) MariaDB
15 15 (0.43%) QlikView
16 14 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
16 14 (0.40%) Neo4j
16 14 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 122 (3.47%) Metasploit
2 63 (1.79%) JIRA
3 59 (1.68%) Burp Suite
4 57 (1.62%) Jenkins
5 51 (1.45%) Selenium
6 47 (1.34%) Git (software)
7 22 (0.63%) Eclipse
8 21 (0.60%) JUnit
9 20 (0.57%) Cucumber
10 17 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (0.40%) LoadRunner
12 13 (0.37%) Ant
12 13 (0.37%) AppScan
13 11 (0.31%) Bitbucket
13 11 (0.31%) EasyMock
13 11 (0.31%) gulp
13 11 (0.31%) Subversion
14 10 (0.28%) Hudson
14 10 (0.28%) Visual Studio
15 9 (0.26%) FindBugs
General
1 846 (24.09%) Finance
2 325 (9.25%) Telecoms
3 165 (4.70%) Banking
4 126 (3.59%) Legal
5 104 (2.96%) Retail
6 103 (2.93%) Manufacturing
7 82 (2.33%) Marketing
8 70 (1.99%) Aerospace
9 54 (1.54%) Games
10 50 (1.42%) Law
11 46 (1.31%) Electronics
12 42 (1.20%) Financial Institution
13 25 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
14 21 (0.60%) Military
15 15 (0.43%) Advertising
15 15 (0.43%) Local Government
16 11 (0.31%) Automotive
16 11 (0.31%) Investment Banking
17 9 (0.26%) Back Office
18 6 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 864 (24.60%) Consultant
2 727 (20.70%) Security Consultant
3 507 (14.44%) Analyst
4 379 (10.79%) Security Analyst
5 354 (10.08%) Architect
6 326 (9.28%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 304 (8.66%) Security Manager
8 287 (8.17%) Security Architect
9 265 (7.55%) Developer
10 189 (5.38%) Security Engineer
11 183 (5.21%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 171 (4.87%) Information Security Consultant
13 147 (4.19%) Cybersecurity Architect
14 137 (3.90%) Tester
15 135 (3.84%) Penetration Tester
16 131 (3.73%) Security Specialist
17 125 (3.56%) Cybersecurity Manager
18 117 (3.33%) Information Security Manager
19 116 (3.30%) Software Engineer
20 112 (3.19%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (3.39%) HTML
2 99 (2.82%) .NET
3 96 (2.73%) J2EE
3 96 (2.73%) Web Services
4 82 (2.33%) CSS
5 81 (2.31%) XML
6 77 (2.19%) Spring
7 67 (1.91%) Java EE
8 62 (1.77%) Node.js
9 52 (1.48%) AngularJS
10 49 (1.40%) EJB
10 49 (1.40%) HTML5
11 46 (1.31%) Hibernate
12 35 (1.00%) jQuery
12 35 (1.00%) Middleware
13 32 (0.91%) REST
14 28 (0.80%) SOAP
15 27 (0.77%) CSS3
16 25 (0.71%) JSF
16 25 (0.71%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 385 (10.96%) Management Information System
2 325 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
3 288 (8.20%) Security Operations Centre
4 271 (7.72%) Computer Science
5 259 (7.37%) Cyberthreat
6 193 (5.50%) PKI
7 168 (4.78%) Cyber Attack
8 141 (4.01%) Cybercrime
9 126 (3.59%) Mathematics
10 122 (3.47%) Mobile App
11 105 (2.99%) CESG
12 102 (2.90%) Cryptography
13 94 (2.68%) Data Centre
14 50 (1.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 38 (1.08%) User Experience
16 37 (1.05%) Visualisation
17 34 (0.97%) CESG CLAS
18 32 (0.91%) Life Science
19 31 (0.88%) Client/Server
20 30 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 618 (17.60%) Windows
2 588 (16.74%) Linux
3 224 (6.38%) Unix
4 162 (4.61%) Windows Server
5 139 (3.96%) Android
6 86 (2.45%) Apple iOS
7 49 (1.40%) Mac OS X
8 44 (1.25%) CentOS
9 42 (1.20%) VxWorks
9 42 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (1.14%) Kali Linux
11 33 (0.94%) Windows 7
11 33 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (0.74%) Windows Phone
13 19 (0.54%) AIX
13 19 (0.54%) Windows 10
14 18 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (0.51%) Solaris
14 18 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1381 (39.32%) Information Security
2 570 (16.23%) Penetration Testing
3 547 (15.58%) SIEM
4 480 (13.67%) Security Architecture
5 450 (12.81%) Agile Software Development
6 434 (12.36%) Security Operations
7 386 (10.99%) Risk Management
8 288 (8.20%) Software Engineering
9 280 (7.97%) ITIL
10 258 (7.35%) Data Protection
11 231 (6.58%) Analytics
12 215 (6.12%) Presales
13 205 (5.84%) Risk Assessment
14 202 (5.75%) Mentoring
15 191 (5.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 187 (5.32%) Information Assurance
17 186 (5.30%) Security Management
18 163 (4.64%) Identity Management
19 162 (4.61%) Project Management
20 157 (4.47%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 453 (12.90%) Java
2 450 (12.81%) Python
3 359 (10.22%) C++
4 332 (9.45%) C
5 284 (8.09%) SQL
6 210 (5.98%) C#
7 175 (4.98%) JavaScript
8 138 (3.93%) Perl
9 117 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 110 (3.13%) Ruby
11 109 (3.10%) Bash Shell
12 70 (1.99%) PHP
13 58 (1.65%) Objective-C
14 37 (1.05%) VB
15 34 (0.97%) Shell Script
16 30 (0.85%) PL/SQL
17 19 (0.54%) Scala
18 18 (0.51%) R
19 16 (0.46%) Embedded C
20 14 (0.40%) Go
Qualifications
1 1006 (28.64%) Security Cleared
2 887 (25.26%) CISSP
3 664 (18.91%) Degree
4 629 (17.91%) SC Cleared
5 533 (15.18%) CISM
6 389 (11.08%) DV Cleared
7 329 (9.37%) CISA
8 215 (6.12%) CREST Certified
9 186 (5.30%) SANS
10 183 (5.21%) CEH
11 144 (4.10%) CESG Certified Professional
12 142 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
13 141 (4.01%) GIAC
14 106 (3.02%) CLAS
15 102 (2.90%) CRISC
16 83 (2.36%) OSCP
17 78 (2.22%) CCNA
18 74 (2.11%) GCIH
19 69 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
20 68 (1.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 669 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 347 (9.88%) PCI DSS
3 104 (2.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 98 (2.79%) COBIT
5 75 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 45 (1.28%) QA
7 41 (1.17%) SLA
8 39 (1.11%) ISO27002
8 39 (1.11%) RMADS
9 29 (0.83%) ISO 9001
10 24 (0.68%) ISO22301
11 16 (0.46%) Data Quality
12 14 (0.40%) GPG13
13 7 (0.20%) PA-DSS
14 4 (0.11%) IEC 61508
15 3 (0.085%) COSO
15 3 (0.085%) DO-254
15 3 (0.085%) HIPAA
15 3 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 3 (0.085%) ISO26262
System Software
1 252 (7.18%) Active Directory
2 83 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 38 (1.08%) Snort
5 35 (1.00%) vSphere
6 18 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (0.46%) Firmware
7 16 (0.46%) NFS
8 15 (0.43%) XenApp
9 14 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (0.34%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.28%) Apache Flume
12 7 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 7 (0.20%) HDFS
13 5 (0.14%) Docker
13 5 (0.14%) Oracle Clusterware
13 5 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (0.14%) vCloud
14 4 (0.11%) RACF
14 4 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 177 (5.04%) Nessus
2 102 (2.90%) Nmap
3 36 (1.03%) Puppet
4 35 (1.00%) QRadar
5 31 (0.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 30 (0.85%) EnCase
7 23 (0.65%) CA Single Sign-On
7 23 (0.65%) SCCM
8 22 (0.63%) Ansible
9 20 (0.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 15 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
12 10 (0.28%) ArcSight ESM
13 9 (0.26%) RSA Archer
14 8 (0.23%) Proventia
14 8 (0.23%) SCOM
15 7 (0.20%) Backup Exec
15 7 (0.20%) Nexpose
15 7 (0.20%) OpenVAS
15 7 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 241 (6.86%) Cisco
2 227 (6.46%) Microsoft
3 173 (4.93%) Oracle
4 151 (4.30%) VMware
5 137 (3.90%) ArcSight
6 106 (3.02%) HP
7 88 (2.51%) Juniper
8 81 (2.31%) CheckPoint
9 67 (1.91%) Intel Security
9 67 (1.91%) SAP
9 67 (1.91%) Splunk
10 55 (1.57%) SolarWinds
11 53 (1.51%) Red Hat
12 50 (1.42%) Fortinet
13 48 (1.37%) Palo Alto
14 44 (1.25%) Hortonworks
15 43 (1.22%) CA
15 43 (1.22%) Google
16 40 (1.14%) Qualys
17 39 (1.11%) LogRhythm
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- £59,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £64000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £24646 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £31233 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum DOE - Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago