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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 172 332 559
Rank change year-on-year
+160 +227
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 1756 922 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.96% 0.90% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.03% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 755 353
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,250 £75,000 £80,800
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,650 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +6.63%
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
79080 89101 91294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.26% 87.44% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 66390 74452 73759
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +196 784 £70,000 +16.66% 87
South East +128 379 £60,000 +4.34% 55
South West +58 283 £50,000 - 36
West Midlands +19 87 £48,000 -8.57% 16
North West +23 75 £47,500 -5.00% 24
Yorkshire +51 73 £60,000 +33.33% 10
East of England +45 50 £50,000 - 7
East Midlands +26 11 £37,500 -48.27% 4
North East +4 4 £41,250 -26.99% 1
Midlands - 1 £46,000 - 1
Cybersecurity
UK

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1311 (38.41%) Information Security
2 970 (28.42%) Security Cleared
3 968 (28.36%) CISSP
4 729 (21.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 721 (21.13%) Finance
6 715 (20.95%) Penetration Testing
7 640 (18.75%) Windows
8 626 (18.34%) Degree
9 618 (18.11%) Firewall
10 598 (17.52%) Linux
11 583 (17.08%) SIEM
12 562 (16.47%) CISM
13 534 (15.65%) SC Cleared
14 526 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
15 513 (15.03%) Python
16 480 (14.06%) Security Architecture
17 477 (13.98%) DV Cleared
18 474 (13.89%) Java
19 429 (12.57%) C
20 410 (12.01%) Risk Management
21 409 (11.98%) Security Operations
22 408 (11.95%) PCI DSS
23 374 (10.96%) CISA
24 366 (10.72%) Management Information System
25 363 (10.64%) C++
26 323 (9.46%) Telecoms
27 307 (9.00%) Software Engineering
28 299 (8.76%) Data Protection
29 293 (8.58%) Network Security
30 291 (8.53%) ITIL

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 78 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
2 51 (1.49%) Apache Pig
3 50 (1.46%) Confluence
3 50 (1.46%) SharePoint
4 47 (1.38%) Apache
4 47 (1.38%) WebLogic
5 45 (1.32%) Apache Spark
6 42 (1.23%) IIS
7 28 (0.82%) JBoss
8 27 (0.79%) MS Exchange
9 21 (0.62%) WebSphere
10 14 (0.41%) nginx
11 13 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (0.38%) Tomcat
12 11 (0.32%) Liferay
13 10 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (0.23%) SAS
15 6 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.12%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 85 (2.49%) MS Excel
2 32 (0.94%) MS Office
3 14 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.32%) MS Project
5 9 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.059%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.029%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 26 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.70%) SAP GRC
3 7 (0.21%) assyst
4 2 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.029%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.029%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.029%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 91 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (1.93%) SaaS
3 53 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 29 (0.85%) GitHub
6 27 (0.79%) IaaS
6 27 (0.79%) Office 365
7 8 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (0.18%) PaaS
9 4 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.088%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.059%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.059%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.059%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.059%) AWS CloudTrail
11 2 (0.059%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.059%) Sumo Logic
12 1 (0.029%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.029%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 618 (18.11%) Firewall
2 293 (8.58%) Network Security
3 223 (6.53%) TCP/IP
4 126 (3.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 120 (3.52%) LAN
6 102 (2.99%) Internet
7 98 (2.87%) WAN
8 92 (2.70%) VPN
9 90 (2.64%) DNS
10 84 (2.46%) Wireless
11 52 (1.52%) HTTP
12 49 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
12 49 (1.44%) SSL
13 41 (1.20%) SAN
13 41 (1.20%) VLAN
14 36 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
15 35 (1.03%) DHCP
15 35 (1.03%) MPLS
16 32 (0.94%) Wireshark
17 29 (0.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (8.20%) Big Data
2 139 (4.07%) Hadoop
3 122 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 101 (2.96%) MySQL
5 72 (2.11%) NoSQL
6 61 (1.79%) Apache Hive
7 60 (1.76%) MongoDB
8 46 (1.35%) Relational Database
9 28 (0.82%) Apache Accumulo
9 28 (0.82%) OrientDB
10 24 (0.70%) Oracle Database
11 20 (0.59%) Data Mining
12 17 (0.50%) Neo4j
13 15 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (0.32%) MariaDB
15 10 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
15 10 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 108 (3.16%) Metasploit
2 77 (2.26%) JIRA
3 56 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 52 (1.52%) Selenium
5 46 (1.35%) Jenkins
6 41 (1.20%) Burp Suite
7 25 (0.73%) Cucumber
8 22 (0.64%) Subversion
9 19 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 19 (0.56%) JUnit
10 18 (0.53%) Mercurial
11 14 (0.41%) Eclipse
12 13 (0.38%) Bitbucket
13 12 (0.35%) AppScan
14 11 (0.32%) gulp
15 10 (0.29%) Visual Studio
16 9 (0.26%) Ant
16 9 (0.26%) EasyMock
17 7 (0.21%) LoadRunner
17 7 (0.21%) NetBeans
General
1 721 (21.13%) Finance
2 323 (9.46%) Telecoms
3 180 (5.27%) Banking
4 111 (3.25%) Manufacturing
5 92 (2.70%) Legal
6 91 (2.67%) Retail
7 88 (2.58%) Games
8 80 (2.34%) Aerospace
9 77 (2.26%) Marketing
10 43 (1.26%) Law
11 40 (1.17%) Electronics
12 34 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 30 (0.88%) Financial Institution
14 24 (0.70%) Investment Banking
15 16 (0.47%) Publishing
16 15 (0.44%) Automotive
17 14 (0.41%) Military
18 12 (0.35%) Advertising
19 10 (0.29%) Back Office
20 7 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 730 (21.39%) Consultant
2 589 (17.26%) Security Consultant
3 552 (16.17%) Analyst
4 437 (12.80%) Security Analyst
5 390 (11.43%) Security Manager
6 305 (8.94%) Architect
7 262 (7.68%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 249 (7.30%) Developer
9 240 (7.03%) Security Architect
10 203 (5.95%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 191 (5.60%) Cybersecurity Manager
12 174 (5.10%) Security Engineer
13 149 (4.37%) Cybersecurity Architect
14 146 (4.28%) Software Engineer
15 142 (4.16%) Information Security Manager
16 140 (4.10%) Security Specialist
17 133 (3.90%) Information Manager
17 133 (3.90%) Tester
18 132 (3.87%) Information Security Consultant
19 129 (3.78%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (3.63%) HTML
2 94 (2.75%) .NET
3 90 (2.64%) Web Services
4 88 (2.58%) CSS
5 76 (2.23%) J2EE
6 72 (2.11%) Java EE
7 66 (1.93%) XML
8 63 (1.85%) Spring
9 52 (1.52%) Node.js
10 49 (1.44%) AngularJS
11 46 (1.35%) Hibernate
12 41 (1.20%) EJB
12 41 (1.20%) STL
13 36 (1.05%) jQuery
14 33 (0.97%) HTML5
14 33 (0.97%) REST
15 27 (0.79%) Regular Expression
16 25 (0.73%) JSON
17 23 (0.67%) Middleware
17 23 (0.67%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 366 (10.72%) Management Information System
2 248 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 241 (7.06%) Security Operations Centre
4 237 (6.94%) Cyberthreat
5 224 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
6 154 (4.51%) PKI
7 140 (4.10%) Cyber Attack
8 103 (3.02%) CESG
9 101 (2.96%) Cryptography
10 84 (2.46%) Data Centre
11 83 (2.43%) Mobile App
12 80 (2.34%) Cybercrime
13 78 (2.29%) Mathematics
14 77 (2.26%) Data Protection Act
15 58 (1.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 45 (1.32%) Client/Server
17 37 (1.08%) Physics
18 34 (1.00%) Visualisation
19 30 (0.88%) iPhone
20 26 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 640 (18.75%) Windows
2 598 (17.52%) Linux
3 255 (7.47%) Unix
4 155 (4.54%) Windows Server
5 121 (3.55%) Android
6 91 (2.67%) Apple iOS
7 85 (2.49%) Mac OS X
8 52 (1.52%) VxWorks
9 38 (1.11%) CentOS
10 32 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (0.91%) Kali Linux
12 26 (0.76%) Windows Phone
12 26 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (0.56%) Windows 7
14 14 (0.41%) AIX
14 14 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (0.41%) Windows 10
15 13 (0.38%) Solaris
15 13 (0.38%) Ubuntu
16 10 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1311 (38.41%) Information Security
2 715 (20.95%) Penetration Testing
3 583 (17.08%) SIEM
4 526 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
5 480 (14.06%) Security Architecture
6 410 (12.01%) Risk Management
7 409 (11.98%) Security Operations
8 307 (9.00%) Software Engineering
9 299 (8.76%) Data Protection
10 291 (8.53%) ITIL
11 226 (6.62%) Presales
12 218 (6.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 216 (6.33%) Vulnerability Management
14 202 (5.92%) Ethical Hacking
15 197 (5.77%) Mentoring
16 187 (5.48%) Security Management
17 185 (5.42%) Analytics
18 184 (5.39%) Risk Assessment
19 174 (5.10%) Open Source
20 171 (5.01%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 513 (15.03%) Python
2 474 (13.89%) Java
3 429 (12.57%) C
4 363 (10.64%) C++
5 272 (7.97%) SQL
6 213 (6.24%) C#
7 198 (5.80%) JavaScript
8 150 (4.39%) Perl
9 104 (3.05%) Ruby
10 103 (3.02%) PowerShell
11 99 (2.90%) PHP
12 98 (2.87%) Bash Shell
13 77 (2.26%) Objective-C
14 40 (1.17%) VB
15 38 (1.11%) Go
16 27 (0.79%) Scala
17 24 (0.70%) Shell Script
18 22 (0.64%) VB.NET
19 20 (0.59%) Embedded C
20 18 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 970 (28.42%) Security Cleared
2 968 (28.36%) CISSP
3 626 (18.34%) Degree
4 562 (16.47%) CISM
5 534 (15.65%) SC Cleared
6 477 (13.98%) DV Cleared
7 374 (10.96%) CISA
8 241 (7.06%) CEH
9 227 (6.65%) SANS
10 201 (5.89%) CREST Certified
11 170 (4.98%) GIAC
12 164 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
13 115 (3.37%) CESG Certified Professional
14 108 (3.16%) CCNA
15 94 (2.75%) OSCP
16 87 (2.55%) CRISC
17 85 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
18 81 (2.37%) MCSE
19 80 (2.34%) CLAS
20 72 (2.11%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 729 (21.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 408 (11.95%) PCI DSS
3 98 (2.87%) COBIT
4 91 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 79 (2.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 46 (1.35%) QA
7 42 (1.23%) SLA
8 31 (0.91%) RMADS
9 29 (0.85%) ISO27002
10 28 (0.82%) ISO22301
11 27 (0.79%) GPG13
12 20 (0.59%) ISO 9001
13 6 (0.18%) PA-DSS
14 5 (0.15%) HIPAA
14 5 (0.15%) IEC 61508
14 5 (0.15%) MISRA
15 4 (0.12%) Government Security Classifications
15 4 (0.12%) ISO26262
16 3 (0.088%) Data Quality
16 3 (0.088%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 219 (6.42%) Active Directory
2 85 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (1.20%) Snort
4 38 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 23 (0.67%) vSphere
6 17 (0.50%) NFS
6 17 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 12 (0.35%) XenApp
8 11 (0.32%) Docker
9 10 (0.29%) VMware ESX
10 9 (0.26%) Firmware
10 9 (0.26%) Samba
11 8 (0.23%) Xen
12 6 (0.18%) HDFS
13 4 (0.12%) RACF
13 4 (0.12%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.088%) Virtual Machines
15 2 (0.059%) Oracle Clusterware
15 2 (0.059%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 174 (5.10%) Nessus
2 113 (3.31%) Nmap
3 54 (1.58%) QRadar
4 30 (0.88%) Puppet
5 29 (0.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 25 (0.73%) Ansible
7 22 (0.64%) EnCase
8 19 (0.56%) OpenVAS
9 17 (0.50%) CA Single Sign-On
9 17 (0.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 16 (0.47%) SCCM
11 12 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
11 12 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (0.32%) Nagios
13 10 (0.29%) AirWatch
13 10 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
14 7 (0.21%) logstash
15 6 (0.18%) ArcSight ESM
15 6 (0.18%) Kubernetes
15 6 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 205 (6.01%) Cisco
2 173 (5.07%) Microsoft
3 134 (3.93%) VMware
4 121 (3.55%) ArcSight
5 109 (3.19%) Oracle
6 99 (2.90%) Splunk
7 79 (2.31%) Qualys
8 78 (2.29%) HP
9 73 (2.14%) CheckPoint
9 73 (2.14%) Intel Security
10 72 (2.11%) SAP
11 64 (1.88%) Sophos
12 61 (1.79%) Palo Alto
13 57 (1.67%) Juniper
14 47 (1.38%) LogRhythm
15 41 (1.20%) Apple
16 39 (1.14%) FireEye
16 39 (1.14%) SolarWinds
17 38 (1.11%) Fortinet
17 38 (1.11%) Red Hat
Malvern, Worcestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car, storng pension ect
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £76,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + +Benefits +Bonus +Car Allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Acumin
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £68,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Acumin
Salary: £80,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £64000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum DOE + bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
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Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday