The first table below looks at the demand for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 460 502 593
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +91
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 176 103 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.23% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.28% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 115 71 45
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39725 36204 41116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.57% 81.65% 79.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32948 29884 35576
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the London region.

Cyber Security Salary Trend in London

Cyber Security
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in London

Cyber Security
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +11 36 £50,000 -25.92% 3
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security.

1 149 (49.01%) Information Security
2 138 (45.39%) Finance
3 116 (38.16%) Degree
4 111 (36.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 107 (35.20%) SIEM
6 103 (33.88%) CISSP
7 88 (28.95%) PCI DSS
8 73 (24.01%) Security Architecture
9 68 (22.37%) Risk Management
10 62 (20.39%) Penetration Testing
11 61 (20.07%) CISM
12 59 (19.41%) Data Protection
13 57 (18.75%) Business Development
14 51 (16.78%) Project Management
15 46 (15.13%) CISA
16 41 (13.49%) Programme Management
17 37 (12.17%) PRINCE2
18 36 (11.84%) Firewall
18 36 (11.84%) PMI
18 36 (11.84%) PMI Certification
19 35 (11.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 30 (9.87%) Ethical Hacking
21 29 (9.54%) Management Information System
21 29 (9.54%) Windows
22 28 (9.21%) Banking
23 25 (8.22%) CEH
23 25 (8.22%) Risk Assessment
23 25 (8.22%) Network Security
23 25 (8.22%) Security Cleared
24 22 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.33%) IIS
2 1 (0.33%) Apache
2 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (3.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.30%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (11.84%) Firewall
2 25 (8.22%) Network Security
3 15 (4.93%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.62%) Wireshark
5 8 (2.63%) Internet
6 7 (2.30%) Intranet
6 7 (2.30%) DNS
7 5 (1.64%) VPN
8 4 (1.32%) SAN
8 4 (1.32%) HTTP
8 4 (1.32%) tcpdump
8 4 (1.32%) Junos
9 3 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.99%) Wireless
9 3 (0.99%) VLAN
9 3 (0.99%) DHCP
10 2 (0.66%) WAN
10 2 (0.66%) LAN
10 2 (0.66%) VPLS
10 2 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.29%) Big Data
2 5 (1.64%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.32%) MySQL
3 4 (1.32%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.33%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.99%) YourKit
3 2 (0.66%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.66%) Maven
4 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 138 (45.39%) Finance
2 28 (9.21%) Banking
3 15 (4.93%) Financial Institution
4 14 (4.61%) Law
5 13 (4.28%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.30%) Legal
7 6 (1.97%) Marketing
8 3 (0.99%) German Language
8 3 (0.99%) Games
8 3 (0.99%) Local Government
9 2 (0.66%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.33%) Retail
10 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (25.99%) Consultant
2 59 (19.41%) Analyst
3 56 (18.42%) Security Consultant
4 45 (14.80%) Security Analyst
4 45 (14.80%) Security Manager
5 23 (7.57%) IT Security Analyst
6 19 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 19 (6.25%) Tester
6 19 (6.25%) Architect
7 18 (5.92%) Security Architect
8 17 (5.59%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 16 (5.26%) Security Specialist
10 14 (4.61%) Penetration Tester
11 13 (4.28%) Senior Consultant
11 13 (4.28%) Cyber Security Consultant
12 10 (3.29%) Team Leader
12 10 (3.29%) Information Analyst
12 10 (3.29%) Information Security Analyst
13 9 (2.96%) Senior Security Consultant
13 9 (2.96%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.32%) XML
1 4 (1.32%) Spring
2 3 (0.99%) Spring Integration
2 3 (0.99%) Spring MVC
2 3 (0.99%) jQuery
2 3 (0.99%) XSD
2 3 (0.99%) WSDL
2 3 (0.99%) Hibernate
2 3 (0.99%) Lucene
2 3 (0.99%) J2EE
2 3 (0.99%) CSS
2 3 (0.99%) HTML
2 3 (0.99%) SOAP
2 3 (0.99%) Web Services
3 2 (0.66%) .NET
3 2 (0.66%) Java EE
3 2 (0.66%) JMS
4 1 (0.33%) Kafka
4 1 (0.33%) Android SDK
4 1 (0.33%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.84%) PMI
2 29 (9.54%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.93%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.63%) Cryptography
5 6 (1.97%) CESG
5 6 (1.97%) CESG CLAS
6 5 (1.64%) Biometrics
6 5 (1.64%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (1.64%) PKI
6 5 (1.64%) Statistics
6 5 (1.64%) SCADA
6 5 (1.64%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.99%) Credit Risk
7 3 (0.99%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.66%) FMCG
8 2 (0.66%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.33%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.54%) Windows
2 15 (4.93%) Linux
3 12 (3.95%) UNIX
4 1 (0.33%) Android
4 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (49.01%) Information Security
2 107 (35.20%) SIEM
3 73 (24.01%) Security Architecture
4 68 (22.37%) Risk Management
5 62 (20.39%) Penetration Testing
6 59 (19.41%) Data Protection
7 57 (18.75%) Business Development
8 51 (16.78%) Project Management
9 41 (13.49%) Programme Management
10 37 (12.17%) PRINCE2
11 35 (11.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 30 (9.87%) Ethical Hacking
13 25 (8.22%) Risk Assessment
14 22 (7.24%) ITIL
14 22 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (6.25%) Data Privacy
16 18 (5.92%) Security Management
17 17 (5.59%) ISMS
18 16 (5.26%) Information Assurance
19 15 (4.93%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.28%) Java
2 9 (2.96%) C
3 8 (2.63%) SQL
3 8 (2.63%) Perl
4 7 (2.30%) Python
5 4 (1.32%) Ruby
5 4 (1.32%) C++
6 3 (0.99%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.66%) C#
8 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 116 (38.16%) Degree
2 103 (33.88%) CISSP
3 61 (20.07%) CISM
4 46 (15.13%) CISA
5 36 (11.84%) PMI Certification
6 25 (8.22%) Security Cleared
6 25 (8.22%) CEH
7 20 (6.58%) GIAC
8 14 (4.61%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (4.28%) SC Cleared
10 10 (3.29%) CCNP
11 9 (2.96%) ISEB
11 9 (2.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (2.30%) OSCP
12 7 (2.30%) MCSE
12 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (1.64%) PhD
13 5 (1.64%) DV Cleared
14 4 (1.32%) EnCE
14 4 (1.32%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (36.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 88 (28.95%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.64%) COBIT
4 2 (0.66%) SLA
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.33%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 7 (2.30%) Active Directory
1 7 (2.30%) Snort
2 3 (0.99%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.33%) Nessus
2 1 (0.33%) Puppet
2 1 (0.33%) Ambari
Vendors
1 22 (7.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.95%) Cisco
3 11 (3.62%) Oracle
4 5 (1.64%) ArcSight
5 4 (1.32%) Adobe
5 4 (1.32%) HP
5 4 (1.32%) CheckPoint
5 4 (1.32%) Sophos
6 3 (0.99%) Blue Coat
6 3 (0.99%) McAfee
6 3 (0.99%) SAP
7 2 (0.66%) Symantec
7 2 (0.66%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.33%) LogLogic
8 1 (0.33%) Q1 Labs
8 1 (0.33%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.33%) Trustwave
8 1 (0.33%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (0.33%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £125k - 130k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum OTE + bens / etc
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £90 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Posted: 18 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Flexible Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago