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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 172 362 559
Rank change year-on-year
+190 +197
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 1813 888 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.98% 0.87% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 0.99% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 707 360
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 £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £84,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
80646 89525 93503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.05% 87.40% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68182 74401 75355
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 £31,000
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +175 803 £65,000 +8.33% 77
South East +141 388 £57,500 +4.54% 47
South West +76 275 £50,000 +11.11% 48
North West +55 95 £47,500 -5.00% 18
West Midlands +33 84 £60,000 -5.21% 7
Yorkshire +47 74 £58,750 +23.68% 16
East of England +74 64 £50,000 -6.54% 5
East Midlands +12 17 £42,500 -33.33% 4
North East - 3 £15,000 - 1
Midlands - 1 £46,000 -
Cybersecurity
UK

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 1389 (39.06%) Information Security
2 1013 (28.49%) Security Cleared
3 972 (27.33%) CISSP
4 827 (23.26%) Finance
5 727 (20.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 659 (18.53%) Degree
7 634 (17.83%) Penetration Testing
8 627 (17.63%) Windows
9 619 (17.41%) Firewall
10 616 (17.32%) SC Cleared
11 603 (16.96%) Linux
12 598 (16.82%) SIEM
13 570 (16.03%) CISM
14 498 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
15 484 (13.61%) Security Architecture
16 467 (13.13%) Java
17 466 (13.10%) Python
18 444 (12.49%) Security Operations
19 423 (11.90%) DV Cleared
20 411 (11.56%) PCI DSS
21 410 (11.53%) Risk Management
22 405 (11.39%) Management Information System
23 367 (10.32%) CISA
24 349 (9.81%) C
24 349 (9.81%) C++
25 335 (9.42%) Telecoms
26 328 (9.22%) Big Data
27 323 (9.08%) Network Security
28 300 (8.44%) ITIL
29 298 (8.38%) 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 85 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
2 61 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 50 (1.41%) WebLogic
4 49 (1.38%) Apache Spark
5 45 (1.27%) Apache
6 42 (1.18%) Apache Pig
6 42 (1.18%) Confluence
7 38 (1.07%) JBoss
8 29 (0.82%) IIS
9 27 (0.76%) WebSphere
10 23 (0.65%) MS Exchange
10 23 (0.65%) Tomcat
11 20 (0.56%) SAS
12 15 (0.42%) nginx
13 14 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
14 11 (0.31%) Liferay
15 7 (0.20%) GlassFish
16 6 (0.17%) Drupal
16 6 (0.17%) Jetty
Applications
1 109 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 38 (1.07%) MS Office
3 17 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.31%) MS Project
6 5 (0.14%) Maple
7 2 (0.056%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (0.67%) SAP GRC
3 22 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.056%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.028%) assyst
5 1 (0.028%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.028%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 104 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (1.72%) SaaS
3 58 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (0.73%) Office 365
6 25 (0.70%) IaaS
7 9 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (0.22%) GitHub
9 5 (0.14%) PaaS
10 4 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.084%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.056%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.056%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.056%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (0.056%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.056%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.028%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.028%) Force.com
13 1 (0.028%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 619 (17.41%) Firewall
2 323 (9.08%) Network Security
3 201 (5.65%) TCP/IP
4 132 (3.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 128 (3.60%) LAN
6 113 (3.18%) WAN
7 109 (3.07%) Internet
8 103 (2.90%) DNS
9 96 (2.70%) Wireless
10 85 (2.39%) VPN
11 65 (1.83%) SAN
12 58 (1.63%) HTTP
13 55 (1.55%) SSL
14 49 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
15 41 (1.15%) DHCP
16 39 (1.10%) MPLS
16 39 (1.10%) Wireshark
17 36 (1.01%) VLAN
17 36 (1.01%) VoIP
18 35 (0.98%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (9.22%) Big Data
2 176 (4.95%) Hadoop
3 167 (4.70%) SQL Server
4 112 (3.15%) MySQL
5 86 (2.42%) NoSQL
6 62 (1.74%) MongoDB
7 60 (1.69%) Apache Hive
8 54 (1.52%) Relational Database
9 36 (1.01%) Oracle Database
10 35 (0.98%) Apache Accumulo
11 29 (0.82%) OrientDB
12 22 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
13 20 (0.56%) Data Mining
13 20 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (0.45%) Neo4j
15 15 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (0.42%) QlikView
16 13 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
17 12 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 123 (3.46%) Metasploit
2 74 (2.08%) JIRA
3 60 (1.69%) Burp Suite
4 56 (1.57%) Selenium
5 53 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 53 (1.49%) Jenkins
6 24 (0.67%) Cucumber
7 21 (0.59%) Eclipse
7 21 (0.59%) JUnit
8 18 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (0.48%) Subversion
10 15 (0.42%) Ant
11 13 (0.37%) Mercurial
12 12 (0.34%) AppScan
12 12 (0.34%) gulp
12 12 (0.34%) LoadRunner
13 11 (0.31%) Bitbucket
13 11 (0.31%) EasyMock
14 10 (0.28%) Maven
14 10 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 827 (23.26%) Finance
2 335 (9.42%) Telecoms
3 186 (5.23%) Banking
4 122 (3.43%) Legal
5 110 (3.09%) Manufacturing
6 99 (2.78%) Retail
7 80 (2.25%) Marketing
8 77 (2.17%) Aerospace
9 65 (1.83%) Games
10 49 (1.38%) Electronics
11 41 (1.15%) Law
12 37 (1.04%) Financial Institution
13 31 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
14 20 (0.56%) Military
15 19 (0.53%) Investment Banking
16 14 (0.39%) Advertising
17 13 (0.37%) Automotive
18 12 (0.34%) Local Government
19 10 (0.28%) Back Office
20 6 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 817 (22.98%) Consultant
2 677 (19.04%) Security Consultant
3 542 (15.24%) Analyst
4 410 (11.53%) Security Analyst
5 346 (9.73%) Security Manager
6 344 (9.67%) Architect
7 305 (8.58%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 273 (7.68%) Security Architect
9 254 (7.14%) Developer
10 194 (5.46%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 177 (4.98%) Security Engineer
12 167 (4.70%) Cybersecurity Manager
13 162 (4.56%) Information Security Consultant
14 156 (4.39%) Cybersecurity Architect
15 145 (4.08%) Tester
16 141 (3.97%) Penetration Tester
17 130 (3.66%) Security Specialist
18 127 (3.57%) Software Engineer
19 119 (3.35%) Information Security Manager
20 118 (3.32%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (3.32%) HTML
2 105 (2.95%) .NET
3 96 (2.70%) Web Services
4 90 (2.53%) J2EE
5 85 (2.39%) CSS
6 81 (2.28%) XML
7 70 (1.97%) Spring
8 65 (1.83%) Java EE
9 55 (1.55%) Node.js
10 49 (1.38%) AngularJS
11 48 (1.35%) EJB
12 47 (1.32%) Hibernate
13 43 (1.21%) HTML5
14 39 (1.10%) jQuery
15 32 (0.90%) REST
16 31 (0.87%) Middleware
17 29 (0.82%) STL
18 26 (0.73%) SOAP
19 25 (0.70%) JSON
20 24 (0.67%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 405 (11.39%) Management Information System
2 292 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
3 284 (7.99%) Security Operations Centre
4 264 (7.42%) Cyberthreat
5 261 (7.34%) Computer Science
6 173 (4.87%) PKI
7 169 (4.75%) Cyber Attack
8 130 (3.66%) Cybercrime
9 119 (3.35%) Mobile App
10 106 (2.98%) CESG
11 104 (2.92%) Mathematics
12 99 (2.78%) Cryptography
13 84 (2.36%) Data Centre
14 57 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
15 50 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 39 (1.10%) Client/Server
17 37 (1.04%) Visualisation
18 36 (1.01%) User Experience
19 32 (0.90%) Life Science
20 28 (0.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 627 (17.63%) Windows
2 603 (16.96%) Linux
3 243 (6.83%) Unix
4 166 (4.67%) Windows Server
5 135 (3.80%) Android
6 95 (2.67%) Apple iOS
7 60 (1.69%) Mac OS X
8 47 (1.32%) CentOS
9 43 (1.21%) Kali Linux
10 42 (1.18%) VxWorks
11 39 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
13 28 (0.79%) Windows 7
13 28 (0.79%) Windows Phone
14 20 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 17 (0.48%) AIX
16 16 (0.45%) Solaris
16 16 (0.45%) Windows 10
17 15 (0.42%) Ubuntu
17 15 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1389 (39.06%) Information Security
2 634 (17.83%) Penetration Testing
3 598 (16.82%) SIEM
4 498 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
5 484 (13.61%) Security Architecture
6 444 (12.49%) Security Operations
7 410 (11.53%) Risk Management
8 300 (8.44%) ITIL
9 298 (8.38%) Software Engineering
10 287 (8.07%) Data Protection
11 239 (6.72%) Presales
12 232 (6.52%) Analytics
13 217 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
14 207 (5.82%) Risk Assessment
15 201 (5.65%) Mentoring
16 196 (5.51%) Security Management
17 185 (5.20%) Vulnerability Management
18 179 (5.03%) Project Management
19 175 (4.92%) Information Assurance
20 165 (4.64%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 467 (13.13%) Java
2 466 (13.10%) Python
3 349 (9.81%) C
3 349 (9.81%) C++
4 271 (7.62%) SQL
5 214 (6.02%) C#
6 182 (5.12%) JavaScript
7 144 (4.05%) Perl
8 110 (3.09%) PowerShell
9 106 (2.98%) Ruby
10 103 (2.90%) Bash Shell
11 94 (2.64%) PHP
12 64 (1.80%) Objective-C
13 40 (1.12%) VB
14 28 (0.79%) Shell Script
15 27 (0.76%) PL/SQL
16 24 (0.67%) Scala
17 21 (0.59%) VB.NET
18 19 (0.53%) R
19 17 (0.48%) Go
Qualifications
1 1013 (28.49%) Security Cleared
2 972 (27.33%) CISSP
3 659 (18.53%) Degree
4 616 (17.32%) SC Cleared
5 570 (16.03%) CISM
6 423 (11.90%) DV Cleared
7 367 (10.32%) CISA
8 235 (6.61%) CREST Certified
9 210 (5.91%) CEH
10 209 (5.88%) SANS
11 158 (4.44%) GIAC
12 140 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
13 130 (3.66%) CESG Certified Professional
14 104 (2.92%) CRISC
15 93 (2.62%) CLAS
16 89 (2.50%) OSCP
17 82 (2.31%) CCNA
18 78 (2.19%) GCIH
19 71 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
20 70 (1.97%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 727 (20.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 411 (11.56%) PCI DSS
3 101 (2.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 97 (2.73%) COBIT
5 88 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 42 (1.18%) SLA
7 41 (1.15%) QA
8 38 (1.07%) RMADS
9 37 (1.04%) ISO27002
10 28 (0.79%) ISO22301
11 27 (0.76%) ISO 9001
12 18 (0.51%) GPG13
13 15 (0.42%) Data Quality
14 6 (0.17%) PA-DSS
15 5 (0.14%) IEC 61508
16 4 (0.11%) HIPAA
16 4 (0.11%) ISO26262
16 4 (0.11%) MISRA
17 3 (0.084%) COSO
17 3 (0.084%) JSP 440
System Software
1 231 (6.50%) Active Directory
2 84 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (0.96%) Snort
4 33 (0.93%) Hyper-V
5 27 (0.76%) vSphere
6 17 (0.48%) NFS
6 17 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (0.39%) VMware ESX
8 13 (0.37%) Firmware
8 13 (0.37%) XenApp
9 11 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 10 (0.28%) Apache Flume
11 9 (0.25%) HDFS
12 7 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (0.17%) Docker
13 6 (0.17%) Samba
14 5 (0.14%) Oracle Clusterware
14 5 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.14%) vCloud
15 4 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 173 (4.87%) Nessus
2 98 (2.76%) Nmap
3 42 (1.18%) QRadar
4 38 (1.07%) Puppet
5 29 (0.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 28 (0.79%) EnCase
7 23 (0.65%) CA Single Sign-On
7 23 (0.65%) SCCM
8 22 (0.62%) Ansible
9 18 (0.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 15 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
11 13 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
12 10 (0.28%) ArcSight ESM
13 9 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
13 9 (0.25%) WSUS
14 8 (0.22%) AirWatch
14 8 (0.22%) Nagios
14 8 (0.22%) OpenVAS
15 7 (0.20%) logstash
15 7 (0.20%) Proventia
Vendors
1 216 (6.07%) Cisco
2 203 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 163 (4.58%) Oracle
4 144 (4.05%) ArcSight
5 141 (3.97%) VMware
6 103 (2.90%) HP
7 79 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 79 (2.22%) Juniper
8 76 (2.14%) Intel Security
9 75 (2.11%) Splunk
10 74 (2.08%) SAP
11 49 (1.38%) Qualys
11 49 (1.38%) SolarWinds
12 48 (1.35%) Palo Alto
13 47 (1.32%) Red Hat
14 46 (1.29%) Hortonworks
15 45 (1.27%) CA
16 44 (1.24%) Fortinet
17 40 (1.12%) LogRhythm
18 39 (1.10%) FireEye
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