The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
England / London
Rank 137 250 434
Rank change year-on-year
+113 +184
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 720 554 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.18% 1.34% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 1.50% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 585 469 174
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £86,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29661 36820 36507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.95% 89.25% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24888 31447 30568
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in London

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

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in London

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in London

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +47 106 £60,000 +3.00% 23
Canary Wharf +8 20 £83,750 +21.81%
West End +9 3 £80,000 +100.00%
Uxbridge - 2 £56,250 -
Westminster - 2 £43,000 - 1
Bromley - 1 £26,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £70,000 -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 719 (48.32%) Information Security
2 599 (40.26%) CISSP
3 429 (28.83%) CISM
4 412 (27.69%) Finance
5 362 (24.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 347 (23.32%) Firewall
7 284 (19.09%) SIEM
8 272 (18.28%) CISA
9 270 (18.15%) Risk Management
10 266 (17.88%) Penetration Testing
11 258 (17.34%) Degree
12 240 (16.13%) Windows
13 229 (15.39%) Linux
14 203 (13.64%) Network Security
15 189 (12.70%) Vulnerability Management
16 187 (12.57%) Security Architecture
17 177 (11.90%) Data Protection
18 164 (11.02%) Management Information System
19 158 (10.62%) Security Operations
20 157 (10.55%) Agile Software Development
21 151 (10.15%) Stakeholder Management
22 143 (9.61%) Analytics
23 133 (8.94%) CEH
24 132 (8.87%) PCI DSS
25 128 (8.60%) Security Cleared
25 128 (8.60%) ITIL
26 126 (8.47%) Incident Management
27 125 (8.40%) Intrusion Detection
27 125 (8.40%) Banking
28 123 (8.27%) Python

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 47 (3.16%) IIS
2 31 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (1.21%) Apache Spark
5 12 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 11 (0.74%) Apache
7 9 (0.60%) Confluence
8 5 (0.34%) JBoss
8 5 (0.34%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.34%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.27%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.13%) nginx
11 1 (0.067%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.067%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.067%) WildFly
Applications
1 22 (1.48%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.01%) MS Office
3 7 (0.47%) MS Project
4 6 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.067%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 7 (0.47%) assyst
2 6 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.067%) Orchestrade
4 1 (0.067%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (2.55%) SaaS
3 33 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (0.94%) Office 365
5 13 (0.87%) IaaS
6 12 (0.81%) PaaS
7 5 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (0.34%) Mimecast
7 5 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.27%) GitHub
9 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.067%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 347 (23.32%) Firewall
2 203 (13.64%) Network Security
3 125 (8.40%) Intrusion Detection
4 84 (5.65%) TCP/IP
5 51 (3.43%) Wireless
6 34 (2.28%) VPN
7 33 (2.22%) LAN
8 31 (2.08%) DNS
9 27 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
9 27 (1.81%) Wireshark
10 24 (1.61%) Internet
11 20 (1.34%) VLAN
12 18 (1.21%) SAN
12 18 (1.21%) WAN
13 13 (0.87%) Cisco Wireless
13 13 (0.87%) DMZ
13 13 (0.87%) Spanning Tree
14 12 (0.81%) Wireless Security
15 11 (0.74%) HTTP
16 10 (0.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (3.97%) Big Data
2 37 (2.49%) GIS
3 24 (1.61%) Hadoop
4 22 (1.48%) SQL Server
5 12 (0.81%) NoSQL
6 8 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (0.47%) MongoDB
7 7 (0.47%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.40%) Cognos Impromptu
8 6 (0.40%) Couchbase
8 6 (0.40%) MySQL
9 4 (0.27%) Apache Hive
9 4 (0.27%) Redis
10 3 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.20%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.13%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.13%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.13%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (1.14%) Jenkins
2 16 (1.08%) JIRA
3 10 (0.67%) Burp Suite
3 10 (0.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.54%) Metasploit
5 6 (0.40%) gulp
6 5 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (0.34%) JUnit
6 5 (0.34%) Selenium
7 4 (0.27%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.27%) Grunt
7 4 (0.27%) IntelliJ
7 4 (0.27%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.20%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.20%) Gatling
8 3 (0.20%) Gradle
8 3 (0.20%) Maven
9 2 (0.13%) AppScan
9 2 (0.13%) JMeter
9 2 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 412 (27.69%) Finance
2 125 (8.40%) Banking
3 70 (4.70%) Legal
4 56 (3.76%) Marketing
5 43 (2.89%) Games
6 38 (2.55%) Retail
7 25 (1.68%) Law
7 25 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.01%) Investment Banking
9 15 (1.01%) Publishing
10 13 (0.87%) Retail Banking
11 12 (0.81%) Military
12 11 (0.74%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.27%) Brand Awareness
14 4 (0.27%) Electronics
14 4 (0.27%) Local Government
15 3 (0.20%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 321 (21.57%) Security Manager
2 302 (20.30%) Analyst
3 232 (15.59%) Security Analyst
4 199 (13.37%) Consultant
5 183 (12.30%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 147 (9.88%) Security Consultant
7 139 (9.34%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 123 (8.27%) Security Engineer
9 111 (7.46%) Information Security Manager
10 105 (7.06%) Information Manager
11 84 (5.65%) Senior Manager
12 71 (4.77%) Cybersecurity Consultant
13 65 (4.37%) IT Manager
14 64 (4.30%) Architect
15 60 (4.03%) Cybersecurity Engineer
16 59 (3.97%) Risk Manager
16 59 (3.97%) Security Architect
17 55 (3.70%) Developer
18 52 (3.49%) Information Analyst
18 52 (3.49%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.28%) HTML
2 26 (1.75%) Web Services
3 24 (1.61%) Regular Expression
4 21 (1.41%) .NET
5 18 (1.21%) CSS
5 18 (1.21%) Elastic Stack
6 14 (0.94%) D3.js
7 13 (0.87%) PCRE
8 12 (0.81%) AngularJS
9 11 (0.74%) REST
10 9 (0.60%) SailPoint
11 8 (0.54%) ASP.NET
11 8 (0.54%) Django
12 7 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (0.47%) J2EE
13 6 (0.40%) CSS3
13 6 (0.40%) HTML5
13 6 (0.40%) Node.js
13 6 (0.40%) RESTful
13 6 (0.40%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 164 (11.02%) Management Information System
2 84 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (5.65%) Cyberthreat
3 77 (5.17%) Security Operations Centre
4 76 (5.11%) Cyber Attack
5 59 (3.97%) Data Protection Act
6 56 (3.76%) Computer Science
7 51 (3.43%) Cybercrime
8 32 (2.15%) Fintech
9 30 (2.02%) Cyber Defence
10 25 (1.68%) Data Centre
11 22 (1.48%) Client/Server
11 22 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 19 (1.28%) Virtual Team
13 17 (1.14%) CESG
14 13 (0.87%) User Experience
15 12 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
16 11 (0.74%) CESG CLAS
16 11 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
17 10 (0.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 240 (16.13%) Windows
2 229 (15.39%) Linux
3 93 (6.25%) Unix
4 61 (4.10%) Windows Server
5 43 (2.89%) Apple iOS
5 43 (2.89%) Mac OS X
6 17 (1.14%) Ubuntu
7 14 (0.94%) Android
8 11 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.27%) AIX
11 4 (0.27%) Debian
12 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.13%) Solaris
13 2 (0.13%) VMS
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.067%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 719 (48.32%) Information Security
2 284 (19.09%) SIEM
3 270 (18.15%) Risk Management
4 266 (17.88%) Penetration Testing
5 189 (12.70%) Vulnerability Management
6 187 (12.57%) Security Architecture
7 177 (11.90%) Data Protection
8 158 (10.62%) Security Operations
9 157 (10.55%) Agile Software Development
10 151 (10.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 143 (9.61%) Analytics
12 128 (8.60%) ITIL
13 126 (8.47%) Incident Management
14 117 (7.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 106 (7.12%) Security Monitoring
16 102 (6.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 101 (6.79%) Identity Access Management
17 101 (6.79%) Project Management
18 97 (6.52%) Data Loss Prevention
19 86 (5.78%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 123 (8.27%) Python
2 113 (7.59%) SQL
3 92 (6.18%) Java
4 62 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 56 (3.76%) C
6 54 (3.63%) C++
7 45 (3.02%) PowerShell
8 43 (2.89%) Perl
9 39 (2.62%) Bash Shell
10 36 (2.42%) Ruby
11 30 (2.02%) C#
12 21 (1.41%) PHP
13 16 (1.08%) Scala
14 15 (1.01%) Embedded C
15 10 (0.67%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.47%) Go
17 3 (0.20%) Apple Swift
18 2 (0.13%) R
18 2 (0.13%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 599 (40.26%) CISSP
2 429 (28.83%) CISM
3 272 (18.28%) CISA
4 258 (17.34%) Degree
5 133 (8.94%) CEH
6 128 (8.60%) Security Cleared
7 123 (8.27%) SANS
8 97 (6.52%) GIAC
9 93 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
10 86 (5.78%) GCIH
11 84 (5.65%) SC Cleared
12 74 (4.97%) GCIA
13 67 (4.50%) CREST Certified
14 59 (3.97%) CESG Certified Professional
15 57 (3.83%) CCNP
16 44 (2.96%) IISP
17 36 (2.42%) DV Cleared
18 32 (2.15%) CRISC
19 30 (2.02%) CCNA
20 26 (1.75%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 362 (24.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 132 (8.87%) PCI DSS
3 52 (3.49%) COBIT
4 44 (2.96%) SLA
5 39 (2.62%) GDPR
6 35 (2.35%) Cyber Essentials
7 24 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (1.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 16 (1.08%) ISO22301
10 9 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 7 (0.47%) GPG13
11 7 (0.47%) ISO27002
11 7 (0.47%) RMADS
12 6 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 6 (0.40%) QA
13 5 (0.34%) BS7799
14 4 (0.27%) Web Application Security Consortium
15 3 (0.20%) PMO
15 3 (0.20%) SAS 70
16 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 77 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.41%) Docker
4 18 (1.21%) Snort
4 18 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (0.94%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.60%) Firmware
7 6 (0.40%) NFS
8 5 (0.34%) HDFS
9 4 (0.27%) KVM
9 4 (0.27%) Xen
10 1 (0.067%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 50 (3.36%) CSIRT
2 39 (2.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 35 (2.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 35 (2.35%) QRadar
4 29 (1.95%) Ansible
5 25 (1.68%) Kibana
6 24 (1.61%) Nessus
7 23 (1.55%) Puppet
8 16 (1.08%) logstash
9 14 (0.94%) FortiGate
9 14 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (0.74%) Nmap
11 10 (0.67%) EnCase
11 10 (0.67%) RSA enVision
12 9 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
13 8 (0.54%) FTK
13 8 (0.54%) Kubernetes
14 6 (0.40%) SCCM
15 5 (0.34%) Fluentd
15 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 104 (6.99%) Cisco
2 87 (5.85%) Palo Alto
2 87 (5.85%) Splunk
3 76 (5.11%) CheckPoint
4 60 (4.03%) Microsoft
5 56 (3.76%) ArcSight
6 44 (2.96%) FireEye
7 43 (2.89%) Oracle
8 40 (2.69%) Fortinet
8 40 (2.69%) VMware
9 39 (2.62%) Qualys
10 35 (2.35%) Apple
11 33 (2.22%) Intel Security
11 33 (2.22%) Juniper
12 29 (1.95%) Sophos
13 24 (1.61%) LogRhythm
13 24 (1.61%) Symantec
14 23 (1.55%) AlienVault
15 20 (1.34%) F5
16 18 (1.21%) Sourcefire
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £68000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £56000 per annum + Medical and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus 16.5% Shift Allowance And Excel
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Competitive base + double OTE and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £55000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,0000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Adeptis Group
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + quarterly bonus
Posted: 2 days ago