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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
UK / England
Rank 178 212 450
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +238
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 1469 1494 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.87% 1.56% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.77% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1171 1156 412
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £56,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.92% +13.00%

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
69855 84428 85063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.80% 88.34% 86.68%
Number of salaries quoted 57847 70926 70359
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +99 733 £65,000 - 93
South East +12 267 £55,000 -8.33% 27
South West -19 195 £47,500 -13.63% 11
North West +19 102 £45,000 -30.76% 29
West Midlands +42 88 £50,000 -16.66% 17
East of England -11 31 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Yorkshire -3 20 £40,000 -20.00% 12
East Midlands -12 19 £45,000 -10.00% 3
North East - 4 £45,000 - 1
Cybersecurity
UK

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 1137 (36.76%) Information Security
2 944 (30.52%) CISSP
3 771 (24.93%) Security Cleared
4 643 (20.79%) Finance
5 618 (19.98%) Firewall
6 606 (19.59%) CISM
7 577 (18.66%) Linux
8 566 (18.30%) SIEM
9 557 (18.01%) Windows
10 556 (17.98%) Degree
11 551 (17.81%) Penetration Testing
12 516 (16.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 509 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
14 473 (15.29%) Java
15 434 (14.03%) Python
16 402 (13.00%) DV Cleared
17 401 (12.96%) Risk Management
18 354 (11.45%) Security Operations
19 353 (11.41%) CISA
20 337 (10.90%) C++
21 334 (10.80%) Network Security
22 332 (10.73%) Software Engineering
23 325 (10.51%) SC Cleared
24 319 (10.31%) C
25 318 (10.28%) Security Architecture
26 317 (10.25%) Management Information System
27 311 (10.05%) ITIL
28 275 (8.89%) Data Protection
29 269 (8.70%) Unix
29 269 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management

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 84 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
2 67 (2.17%) IIS
3 63 (2.04%) WebLogic
4 55 (1.78%) Apache Pig
5 37 (1.20%) Apache
5 37 (1.20%) Apache Spark
5 37 (1.20%) Confluence
6 36 (1.16%) WebSphere
7 35 (1.13%) SharePoint
8 33 (1.07%) JBoss
9 27 (0.87%) MS Exchange
10 14 (0.45%) Tomcat
11 13 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (0.26%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.097%) nginx
13 3 (0.097%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.065%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.065%) Skype for Business
15 1 (0.032%) Apache Qpid
15 1 (0.032%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 73 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 29 (0.94%) MS Office
3 16 (0.52%) MS Project
4 11 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.065%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.032%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.032%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 15 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.23%) assyst
3 5 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.032%) Orchestrade
5 1 (0.032%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.032%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 81 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (2.55%) SaaS
3 43 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (1.13%) GitHub
5 27 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (0.84%) IaaS
7 19 (0.61%) Office 365
8 12 (0.39%) PaaS
9 8 (0.26%) Sumo Logic
10 6 (0.19%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.065%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.065%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.032%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 618 (19.98%) Firewall
2 334 (10.80%) Network Security
3 241 (7.79%) TCP/IP
4 192 (6.21%) Intrusion Detection
5 93 (3.01%) DNS
6 88 (2.85%) HTTP
7 81 (2.62%) Internet
8 78 (2.52%) VPN
9 75 (2.42%) LAN
10 60 (1.94%) WAN
11 55 (1.78%) Wireless
12 54 (1.75%) Wireshark
13 49 (1.58%) SSL
14 42 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
15 39 (1.26%) HTTPS
16 38 (1.23%) VLAN
17 34 (1.10%) DHCP
18 30 (0.97%) SAN
19 24 (0.78%) FTP
20 23 (0.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (6.72%) Big Data
2 94 (3.04%) Hadoop
3 78 (2.52%) SQL Server
4 76 (2.46%) MySQL
5 69 (2.23%) MongoDB
6 57 (1.84%) NoSQL
7 55 (1.78%) Apache Hive
8 50 (1.62%) GIS
9 31 (1.00%) Relational Database
10 27 (0.87%) OrientDB
11 21 (0.68%) Data Mining
12 12 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (0.39%) Oracle Database
13 10 (0.32%) Blockchain
13 10 (0.32%) Data Lake
13 10 (0.32%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.29%) Neo4j
15 8 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
17 6 (0.19%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 74 (2.39%) JIRA
2 64 (2.07%) Selenium
3 51 (1.65%) Git (software)
4 50 (1.62%) Jenkins
5 46 (1.49%) Cucumber
6 44 (1.42%) Metasploit
7 30 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (0.61%) Subversion
9 18 (0.58%) JMeter
10 17 (0.55%) Bitbucket
10 17 (0.55%) JUnit
11 16 (0.52%) LoadRunner
12 15 (0.48%) Burp Suite
13 11 (0.36%) Maven
14 10 (0.32%) Mercurial
14 10 (0.32%) Redmine
15 9 (0.29%) TeamCity
16 7 (0.23%) Hudson
17 6 (0.19%) GitLab
17 6 (0.19%) SoapUI
General
1 643 (20.79%) Finance
2 197 (6.37%) Telecoms
3 154 (4.98%) Banking
4 101 (3.27%) Games
5 96 (3.10%) Marketing
6 91 (2.94%) Legal
7 81 (2.62%) Manufacturing
8 68 (2.20%) Retail
9 47 (1.52%) Aerospace
10 38 (1.23%) German Language
11 37 (1.20%) French Language
12 32 (1.03%) Electronics
13 30 (0.97%) Law
14 26 (0.84%) Spanish Language
15 20 (0.65%) Local Government
16 19 (0.61%) Investment Banking
17 18 (0.58%) Dutch Language
18 17 (0.55%) Italian Language
19 15 (0.48%) Financial Institution
19 15 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 545 (17.62%) Analyst
2 430 (13.90%) Security Manager
3 407 (13.16%) Security Analyst
4 392 (12.67%) Consultant
5 261 (8.44%) Security Consultant
6 255 (8.24%) Security Engineer
7 247 (7.99%) Developer
8 238 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 225 (7.27%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 202 (6.53%) Architect
11 185 (5.98%) Software Engineer
12 149 (4.82%) Security Architect
13 142 (4.59%) Information Security Manager
14 133 (4.30%) Cybersecurity Consultant
15 132 (4.27%) Information Manager
16 114 (3.69%) Cybersecurity Engineer
17 103 (3.33%) Security Specialist
18 98 (3.17%) Senior Manager
19 94 (3.04%) SOC Analyst
20 90 (2.91%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (5.82%) HTML
2 123 (3.98%) CSS
3 109 (3.52%) Web Services
4 89 (2.88%) .NET
5 76 (2.46%) J2EE
6 68 (2.20%) Java EE
7 54 (1.75%) AngularJS
8 50 (1.62%) HTML5
9 45 (1.45%) Spring
10 44 (1.42%) Django
10 44 (1.42%) XML
11 43 (1.39%) jQuery
11 43 (1.39%) Node.js
12 41 (1.33%) Regular Expression
12 41 (1.33%) STL
13 34 (1.10%) EJB
13 34 (1.10%) Hibernate
13 34 (1.10%) Ruby on Rails
14 31 (1.00%) REST
15 30 (0.97%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 317 (10.25%) Management Information System
2 208 (6.72%) Cyberthreat
3 205 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
4 194 (6.27%) Computer Science
5 186 (6.01%) Security Operations Centre
6 172 (5.56%) Cyber Attack
7 110 (3.56%) Cyber Defence
8 97 (3.14%) PKI
9 72 (2.33%) Cybercrime
10 71 (2.30%) Data Protection Act
11 62 (2.00%) CESG
12 61 (1.97%) Data Centre
13 48 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 33 (1.07%) Algorithms
15 32 (1.03%) Fintech
16 28 (0.91%) NHS
17 27 (0.87%) Client/Server
17 27 (0.87%) Mobile App
18 25 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
19 23 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 577 (18.66%) Linux
2 557 (18.01%) Windows
3 269 (8.70%) Unix
4 126 (4.07%) Windows Server
5 121 (3.91%) Apple iOS
6 113 (3.65%) Android
7 80 (2.59%) Mac OS X
8 41 (1.33%) CentOS
9 39 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (0.84%) VxWorks
12 25 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (0.78%) Ubuntu
14 23 (0.74%) AIX
15 19 (0.61%) Windows 7
16 18 (0.58%) Mac OS
17 14 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (0.45%) Windows 10
17 14 (0.45%) Windows Phone
18 13 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1137 (36.76%) Information Security
2 566 (18.30%) SIEM
3 551 (17.81%) Penetration Testing
4 509 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
5 401 (12.96%) Risk Management
6 354 (11.45%) Security Operations
7 332 (10.73%) Software Engineering
8 318 (10.28%) Security Architecture
9 311 (10.05%) ITIL
10 275 (8.89%) Data Protection
11 269 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
12 239 (7.73%) Analytics
13 231 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
14 214 (6.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 183 (5.92%) Project Management
16 178 (5.75%) Ethical Hacking
17 172 (5.56%) Mentoring
18 170 (5.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 167 (5.40%) Presales
20 160 (5.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 473 (15.29%) Java
2 434 (14.03%) Python
3 337 (10.90%) C++
4 319 (10.31%) C
5 265 (8.57%) SQL
6 230 (7.44%) JavaScript
7 226 (7.31%) C#
8 146 (4.72%) Perl
9 127 (4.11%) Ruby
10 104 (3.36%) Bash Shell
11 102 (3.30%) PHP
12 76 (2.46%) PowerShell
13 59 (1.91%) Objective-C
14 36 (1.16%) Go
15 30 (0.97%) Embedded C
16 29 (0.94%) Scala
17 27 (0.87%) VB
18 17 (0.55%) Shell Script
19 11 (0.36%) R
20 10 (0.32%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 944 (30.52%) CISSP
2 771 (24.93%) Security Cleared
3 606 (19.59%) CISM
4 556 (17.98%) Degree
5 402 (13.00%) DV Cleared
6 353 (11.41%) CISA
7 325 (10.51%) SC Cleared
8 263 (8.50%) SANS
9 261 (8.44%) CEH
10 212 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
11 200 (6.47%) GIAC
12 145 (4.69%) CREST Certified
13 128 (4.14%) CCNA
14 126 (4.07%) GCIA
15 116 (3.75%) GCIH
16 92 (2.97%) CompTIA Security+
16 92 (2.97%) Security+ Certification
17 88 (2.85%) CCNP
18 87 (2.81%) CESG Certified Professional
19 76 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 516 (16.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 254 (8.21%) PCI DSS
3 65 (2.10%) SLA
4 64 (2.07%) COBIT
5 51 (1.65%) GDPR
6 43 (1.39%) GPG13
7 40 (1.29%) QA
8 39 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 30 (0.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 17 (0.55%) ISO22301
11 16 (0.52%) RMADS
12 14 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 11 (0.36%) ISO27002
13 11 (0.36%) MISRA
13 11 (0.36%) SSAE 16
14 8 (0.26%) JTAG
15 6 (0.19%) ISO 9001
16 5 (0.16%) BS7799
17 4 (0.13%) Government Security Classifications
17 4 (0.13%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 191 (6.18%) Active Directory
2 91 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 57 (1.84%) Snort
5 35 (1.13%) Docker
6 20 (0.65%) Xen
7 19 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
8 16 (0.52%) Samba
9 14 (0.45%) NFS
10 12 (0.39%) Firmware
11 8 (0.26%) HDFS
11 8 (0.26%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.26%) vSphere
12 6 (0.19%) KVM
12 6 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.065%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.032%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.032%) GPFS
15 1 (0.032%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 91 (2.94%) Nessus
2 77 (2.49%) QRadar
3 65 (2.10%) Nmap
4 58 (1.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 54 (1.75%) CSIRT
6 53 (1.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 40 (1.29%) Ansible
8 36 (1.16%) Puppet
9 28 (0.91%) Kibana
10 25 (0.81%) logstash
11 21 (0.68%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
12 20 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
13 19 (0.61%) FortiGate
14 18 (0.58%) SCCM
15 17 (0.55%) Grafana
16 16 (0.52%) OpenVAS
17 15 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
18 14 (0.45%) RSA enVision
19 13 (0.42%) EnCase
20 12 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 235 (7.60%) Cisco
2 172 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 150 (4.85%) Splunk
4 125 (4.04%) VMware
5 120 (3.88%) CheckPoint
6 118 (3.82%) Palo Alto
7 98 (3.17%) ArcSight
8 97 (3.14%) Oracle
9 76 (2.46%) Sophos
10 70 (2.26%) Qualys
11 63 (2.04%) Juniper
12 58 (1.88%) LogRhythm
13 57 (1.84%) Fortinet
14 56 (1.81%) HP
15 54 (1.75%) Intel Security
16 52 (1.68%) FireEye
17 49 (1.58%) Apple
18 43 (1.39%) IBM
19 42 (1.36%) Citrix
20 36 (1.16%) NetApp
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 5 hours ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + PHI, Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £56000 per annum + Medical and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000 + 20% shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Networking People
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + OTE + Car Allowance + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £100 to £110 per annum £95k - £110k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 (DOE) plus attractive allowances, pension and personal b
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 (DOE) plus attractive allowances, pension and personal bonus
Posted: 6 days ago