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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 183 344 506
Rank change year-on-year
+161 +162
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 1645 892 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.78% 0.87% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.01% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 675 443
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,459 £37,500 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
81051 88502 96559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.95% 86.73% 85.53%
Number of salaries quoted 68658 73200 78978
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,100 £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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +129 682 £63,250 +1.20% 83
South East +128 399 £60,000 +9.09% 50
South West +103 252 £50,000 +5.26% 27
North West +102 106 £47,500 -13.63% 17
West Midlands +28 73 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire +37 57 £53,750 +19.44% 15
East of England +57 46 £52,500 -1.44% 8
East Midlands +9 19 £42,500 -5.55% 2
North East - 1 £65,000 - 1
Cybersecurity
UK

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 1319 (38.75%) Information Security
2 960 (28.20%) Security Cleared
3 869 (25.53%) CISSP
4 825 (24.24%) Finance
5 676 (19.86%) Degree
6 614 (18.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 607 (17.83%) SC Cleared
8 578 (16.98%) Windows
9 574 (16.86%) Firewall
10 538 (15.80%) Linux
11 535 (15.72%) CISM
12 511 (15.01%) Penetration Testing
13 510 (14.98%) SIEM
14 465 (13.66%) Security Architecture
15 457 (13.43%) Java
16 416 (12.22%) Python
17 403 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
18 392 (11.52%) Management Information System
19 380 (11.16%) Risk Management
20 377 (11.08%) C++
21 361 (10.61%) Security Operations
22 359 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
23 339 (9.96%) DV Cleared
24 325 (9.55%) CISA
25 312 (9.17%) PCI DSS
26 310 (9.11%) Big Data
27 304 (8.93%) Network Security
28 303 (8.90%) C
29 290 (8.52%) Software Engineering
30 287 (8.43%) 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 86 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (1.44%) SharePoint
2 49 (1.44%) WebLogic
3 46 (1.35%) Apache Spark
4 34 (1.00%) Confluence
4 34 (1.00%) MS Exchange
5 32 (0.94%) JBoss
6 31 (0.91%) Apache Pig
7 30 (0.88%) Apache
8 24 (0.71%) WebSphere
9 22 (0.65%) Tomcat
10 20 (0.59%) SAS
11 16 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (0.44%) nginx
13 14 (0.41%) IIS
14 11 (0.32%) Liferay
15 8 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (0.18%) Drupal
17 6 (0.18%) Jetty
Applications
1 96 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 31 (0.91%) MS Office
3 20 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.29%) MS Project
6 6 (0.18%) Maple
7 1 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.15%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.059%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.029%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 111 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (1.23%) SaaS
4 28 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (0.73%) Office 365
6 16 (0.47%) IaaS
7 12 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.18%) Mimecast
9 6 (0.18%) PaaS
10 4 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.029%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.029%) GitHub
11 1 (0.029%) Heroku
11 1 (0.029%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 574 (16.86%) Firewall
2 304 (8.93%) Network Security
3 192 (5.64%) TCP/IP
4 126 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 123 (3.61%) LAN
6 121 (3.55%) DNS
6 121 (3.55%) WAN
7 95 (2.79%) Internet
8 94 (2.76%) VPN
9 91 (2.67%) Wireless
10 84 (2.47%) SAN
11 67 (1.97%) HTTP
12 62 (1.82%) SSL
13 58 (1.70%) Wireshark
14 45 (1.32%) HTTPS
15 42 (1.23%) VoIP
16 41 (1.20%) LDAP
17 39 (1.15%) NAS
18 38 (1.12%) DHCP
19 32 (0.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (9.11%) Big Data
2 189 (5.55%) SQL Server
3 164 (4.82%) Hadoop
4 108 (3.17%) MySQL
5 96 (2.82%) NoSQL
6 58 (1.70%) MongoDB
6 58 (1.70%) Relational Database
7 52 (1.53%) Apache Hive
8 31 (0.91%) Oracle Database
9 27 (0.79%) Apache Accumulo
9 27 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
10 25 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (0.62%) Data Mining
11 21 (0.62%) OrientDB
12 19 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (0.44%) MariaDB
14 15 (0.44%) RDBMS
15 13 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
16 12 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 118 (3.47%) Metasploit
2 58 (1.70%) JIRA
3 53 (1.56%) Burp Suite
4 49 (1.44%) Selenium
5 46 (1.35%) Git (software)
6 45 (1.32%) Jenkins
7 23 (0.68%) Eclipse
8 20 (0.59%) Cucumber
8 20 (0.59%) JUnit
9 14 (0.41%) LoadRunner
10 11 (0.32%) Ant
10 11 (0.32%) gulp
10 11 (0.32%) Hudson
10 11 (0.32%) Subversion
11 10 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (0.29%) FindBugs
11 10 (0.29%) Mercurial
12 9 (0.26%) AppScan
13 8 (0.24%) EasyMock
13 8 (0.24%) RSpec
General
1 825 (24.24%) Finance
2 287 (8.43%) Telecoms
3 144 (4.23%) Banking
4 139 (4.08%) Legal
5 97 (2.85%) Retail
6 78 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 75 (2.20%) Marketing
8 72 (2.12%) Law
9 70 (2.06%) Aerospace
10 42 (1.23%) Games
11 41 (1.20%) Electronics
11 41 (1.20%) Financial Institution
12 29 (0.85%) Military
13 18 (0.53%) Local Government
14 17 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.41%) Advertising
16 9 (0.26%) Automotive
17 8 (0.24%) Investment Banking
17 8 (0.24%) Publishing
18 7 (0.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 853 (25.06%) Consultant
2 722 (21.21%) Security Consultant
3 467 (13.72%) Analyst
4 366 (10.75%) Architect
5 339 (9.96%) Security Analyst
6 338 (9.93%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 298 (8.75%) Security Architect
8 278 (8.17%) Security Manager
9 272 (7.99%) Developer
10 200 (5.88%) Security Engineer
11 175 (5.14%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 166 (4.88%) Information Security Consultant
13 134 (3.94%) Cybersecurity Architect
14 126 (3.70%) Tester
15 124 (3.64%) Penetration Tester
16 116 (3.41%) Cybersecurity Manager
17 111 (3.26%) Software Engineer
18 108 (3.17%) Information Manager
19 104 (3.06%) Information Security Manager
20 97 (2.85%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (3.64%) HTML
2 106 (3.11%) .NET
3 99 (2.91%) J2EE
4 96 (2.82%) Web Services
5 94 (2.76%) XML
6 87 (2.56%) CSS
7 77 (2.26%) Spring
8 71 (2.09%) Java EE
9 59 (1.73%) Node.js
10 55 (1.62%) AngularJS
11 49 (1.44%) HTML5
12 48 (1.41%) EJB
13 46 (1.35%) Hibernate
14 38 (1.12%) jQuery
15 34 (1.00%) REST
16 33 (0.97%) Middleware
17 32 (0.94%) CSS3
18 30 (0.88%) Regular Expression
19 28 (0.82%) SOAP
20 24 (0.71%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 392 (11.52%) Management Information System
2 359 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
3 269 (7.90%) Computer Science
4 263 (7.73%) Cyberthreat
5 241 (7.08%) Security Operations Centre
6 187 (5.49%) PKI
7 165 (4.85%) Cyber Attack
8 144 (4.23%) Cybercrime
8 144 (4.23%) Mathematics
9 113 (3.32%) CESG
10 108 (3.17%) Cryptography
11 101 (2.97%) Mobile App
12 90 (2.64%) Data Centre
13 45 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 43 (1.26%) Visualisation
15 41 (1.20%) User Experience
16 38 (1.12%) CESG CLAS
17 35 (1.03%) Social Media
18 33 (0.97%) Life Science
18 33 (0.97%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 578 (16.98%) Windows
2 538 (15.80%) Linux
3 204 (5.99%) Unix
4 155 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 140 (4.11%) Android
6 84 (2.47%) Apple iOS
7 52 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (1.35%) CentOS
9 43 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 40 (1.18%) VxWorks
11 33 (0.97%) Windows 7
11 33 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 30 (0.88%) Kali Linux
12 30 (0.88%) Mac OS X
13 28 (0.82%) Solaris
14 26 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 26 (0.76%) Windows Phone
15 18 (0.53%) AIX
16 17 (0.50%) Ubuntu
17 15 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1319 (38.75%) Information Security
2 511 (15.01%) Penetration Testing
3 510 (14.98%) SIEM
4 465 (13.66%) Security Architecture
5 403 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
6 380 (11.16%) Risk Management
7 361 (10.61%) Security Operations
8 290 (8.52%) Software Engineering
9 275 (8.08%) ITIL
10 252 (7.40%) Data Protection
11 218 (6.40%) Information Assurance
12 213 (6.26%) Analytics
13 202 (5.93%) Risk Assessment
14 196 (5.76%) Mentoring
15 191 (5.61%) Presales
16 184 (5.41%) Security Management
17 174 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
18 169 (4.96%) Identity Management
19 166 (4.88%) Ethical Hacking
20 157 (4.61%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 457 (13.43%) Java
2 416 (12.22%) Python
3 377 (11.08%) C++
4 303 (8.90%) C
5 272 (7.99%) SQL
6 233 (6.84%) C#
7 181 (5.32%) JavaScript
8 148 (4.35%) Perl
9 114 (3.35%) Bash Shell
10 108 (3.17%) Ruby
11 102 (3.00%) PowerShell
12 65 (1.91%) PHP
13 51 (1.50%) Objective-C
14 33 (0.97%) Shell Script
14 33 (0.97%) VB
15 27 (0.79%) PL/SQL
16 20 (0.59%) R
17 17 (0.50%) Scala
18 11 (0.32%) Embedded C
19 7 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 960 (28.20%) Security Cleared
2 869 (25.53%) CISSP
3 676 (19.86%) Degree
4 607 (17.83%) SC Cleared
5 535 (15.72%) CISM
6 339 (9.96%) DV Cleared
7 325 (9.55%) CISA
8 189 (5.55%) CREST Certified
9 174 (5.11%) SANS
10 169 (4.96%) CEH
11 160 (4.70%) CESG Certified Professional
12 139 (4.08%) GIAC
13 135 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
14 122 (3.58%) CLAS
15 106 (3.11%) CRISC
16 80 (2.35%) CCNA
17 77 (2.26%) GCIH
18 72 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
19 70 (2.06%) MCSE
20 69 (2.03%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 614 (18.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 312 (9.17%) PCI DSS
3 97 (2.85%) COBIT
4 91 (2.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 68 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 54 (1.59%) QA
7 43 (1.26%) RMADS
8 42 (1.23%) ISO27002
9 36 (1.06%) SLA
10 31 (0.91%) ISO 9001
11 20 (0.59%) Data Quality
12 19 (0.56%) ISO22301
13 14 (0.41%) GPG13
14 5 (0.15%) HIPAA
15 4 (0.12%) PA-DSS
16 3 (0.088%) DO-254
16 3 (0.088%) Government Security Classifications
16 3 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 3 (0.088%) MISRA
17 2 (0.059%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 239 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 80 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (1.41%) Snort
4 43 (1.26%) Hyper-V
5 29 (0.85%) vSphere
6 22 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (0.44%) NFS
8 14 (0.41%) Firmware
9 13 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.35%) Apache Flume
11 9 (0.26%) VMware ESX
11 9 (0.26%) XenApp
12 8 (0.24%) HDFS
13 7 (0.21%) vCloud
14 5 (0.15%) Oracle Clusterware
14 5 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
15 4 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 4 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
15 4 (0.12%) RACF
15 4 (0.12%) UAG
Systems Management
1 166 (4.88%) Nessus
2 109 (3.20%) Nmap
3 41 (1.20%) EnCase
4 40 (1.18%) QRadar
5 30 (0.88%) Puppet
6 24 (0.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 20 (0.59%) CA Single Sign-On
8 18 (0.53%) Ansible
9 17 (0.50%) RSA Archer
9 17 (0.50%) SCCM
10 14 (0.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 13 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (0.32%) ArcSight ESM
12 11 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
13 9 (0.26%) SCOM
14 8 (0.24%) AirWatch
15 7 (0.21%) Kibana
15 7 (0.21%) logstash
15 7 (0.21%) OpenVAS
15 7 (0.21%) Proventia
Vendors
1 233 (6.84%) Cisco
2 218 (6.40%) Microsoft
3 177 (5.20%) Oracle
4 152 (4.47%) VMware
5 133 (3.91%) ArcSight
6 103 (3.03%) HP
7 90 (2.64%) Juniper
8 78 (2.29%) CheckPoint
9 70 (2.06%) Intel Security
10 63 (1.85%) Splunk
11 61 (1.79%) Red Hat
12 60 (1.76%) SolarWinds
13 55 (1.62%) Fortinet
14 50 (1.47%) SAP
15 46 (1.35%) Palo Alto
16 45 (1.32%) Google
17 44 (1.29%) Hortonworks
18 39 (1.15%) CA
18 39 (1.15%) Intel
19 37 (1.09%) Symantec
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 21,000-23,000 + 5k shift allowance
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- £59,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Acumin
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Up to £80K plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Many more benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Beecher Madden
Salary: From £90,000 to £160,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 4 days ago