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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 160 356 501
Rank change year-on-year
+196 +145
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 765 345 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.03% 0.78% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 0.88% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 671 306 134
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,300 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+2.33% +10.91%
Cybersecurity
England

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
33910 38985 39744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.82% 88.27% 86.79%
Number of salaries quoted 29326 32907 32689
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 25 September 2016.

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 25 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
City of London +108 102 £60,000 +9.09% 29
Canary Wharf - 5 £60,000 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £90,000 -
West Drayton - 2 - -
Bromley - 1 £60,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £38,432 -
Paddington - 1 £45,000 -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 736 (50.93%) Information Security
2 541 (37.44%) CISSP
3 422 (29.20%) Finance
4 345 (23.88%) CISM
5 334 (23.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 320 (22.15%) Penetration Testing
7 295 (20.42%) Firewall
8 270 (18.69%) SIEM
9 263 (18.20%) Windows
10 262 (18.13%) Risk Management
11 249 (17.23%) Degree
12 245 (16.96%) CISA
13 193 (13.36%) Security Architecture
14 192 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
15 184 (12.73%) PCI DSS
16 175 (12.11%) Management Information System
17 174 (12.04%) Linux
18 172 (11.90%) Security Cleared
19 159 (11.00%) Security Operations
20 157 (10.87%) Network Security
21 150 (10.38%) Vulnerability Management
22 140 (9.69%) Python
23 136 (9.41%) ITIL
24 135 (9.34%) Data Protection
25 131 (9.07%) Stakeholder Management
26 123 (8.51%) Cisco
27 115 (7.96%) SC Cleared
27 115 (7.96%) Active Directory
28 113 (7.82%) Banking
29 107 (7.40%) SANS

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 43 (2.98%) SharePoint
2 29 (2.01%) IIS
3 19 (1.31%) MS Exchange
4 17 (1.18%) Apache Spark
5 13 (0.90%) Confluence
6 11 (0.76%) Apache
6 11 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (0.62%) SAS
8 8 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.35%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.35%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.28%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.21%) Documentum
12 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.21%) Jetty
12 3 (0.21%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.14%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.14%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 39 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.97%) MS Office
3 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.14%) MS Project
3 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.35%) assyst
3 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.069%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.069%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 68 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (2.28%) SaaS
4 23 (1.59%) Office 365
5 8 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (0.48%) IaaS
7 5 (0.35%) PaaS
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.14%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.069%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.069%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.069%) Force.com
9 1 (0.069%) GitHub
9 1 (0.069%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 295 (20.42%) Firewall
2 157 (10.87%) Network Security
3 86 (5.95%) TCP/IP
4 80 (5.54%) LAN
5 71 (4.91%) Intrusion Detection
6 62 (4.29%) Internet
7 61 (4.22%) WAN
8 55 (3.81%) VPN
9 54 (3.74%) Wireless
10 39 (2.70%) DNS
11 34 (2.35%) SAN
12 24 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
12 24 (1.66%) VLAN
13 22 (1.52%) VoIP
14 16 (1.11%) SSL
15 15 (1.04%) DHCP
16 14 (0.97%) NAS
17 10 (0.69%) LDAP
18 9 (0.62%) Wireless Security
19 6 (0.42%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (3.81%) Big Data
2 42 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 28 (1.94%) Hadoop
4 25 (1.73%) MySQL
5 22 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 19 (1.31%) NoSQL
7 11 (0.76%) MariaDB
7 11 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (0.62%) Apache Hive
10 8 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.55%) Relational Database
10 8 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.42%) QlikView
12 5 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.35%) Neo4j
12 5 (0.35%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.35%) OrientDB
13 4 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.28%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 28 (1.94%) Metasploit
2 20 (1.38%) Burp Suite
3 19 (1.31%) JIRA
4 11 (0.76%) Git (software)
5 10 (0.69%) gulp
5 10 (0.69%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.48%) JUnit
7 5 (0.35%) AppScan
7 5 (0.35%) EasyMock
8 4 (0.28%) Ant
8 4 (0.28%) Selenium
9 3 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.21%) Checkstyle
9 3 (0.21%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.21%) Hudson
9 3 (0.21%) jMock
9 3 (0.21%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.21%) Maven
9 3 (0.21%) Mockito
9 3 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 422 (29.20%) Finance
2 113 (7.82%) Banking
3 58 (4.01%) Telecoms
4 54 (3.74%) Legal
5 37 (2.56%) Retail
6 34 (2.35%) Marketing
7 27 (1.87%) Financial Institution
8 26 (1.80%) Law
9 23 (1.59%) Investment Banking
10 18 (1.25%) Games
11 14 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (0.83%) Publishing
13 10 (0.69%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.62%) Advertising
15 7 (0.48%) Local Government
16 6 (0.42%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.28%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.21%) Arabic Language
18 3 (0.21%) Electronics
18 3 (0.21%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 365 (25.26%) Consultant
2 301 (20.83%) Security Consultant
3 255 (17.65%) Analyst
4 220 (15.22%) Security Manager
5 209 (14.46%) Security Analyst
6 122 (8.44%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 119 (8.24%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 91 (6.30%) Architect
9 85 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 85 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
10 70 (4.84%) Information Security Manager
10 70 (4.84%) Security Architect
10 70 (4.84%) Security Specialist
11 66 (4.57%) IT Analyst
12 65 (4.50%) IT Security Analyst
12 65 (4.50%) Security Engineer
13 63 (4.36%) Information Manager
14 59 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
15 57 (3.94%) Penetration Tester
15 57 (3.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (2.42%) .NET
2 31 (2.15%) Web Services
3 17 (1.18%) Node.js
4 16 (1.11%) Middleware
5 13 (0.90%) AngularJS
5 13 (0.90%) HTML
5 13 (0.90%) REST
6 9 (0.62%) 802.1X
6 9 (0.62%) CSS
6 9 (0.62%) Sass
6 9 (0.62%) Spring
7 8 (0.55%) Backbone.js
7 8 (0.55%) J2EE
8 7 (0.48%) Hibernate
9 6 (0.42%) Express
9 6 (0.42%) JSON
9 6 (0.42%) MEAN Stack
9 6 (0.42%) React
9 6 (0.42%) SailPoint
10 5 (0.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 175 (12.11%) Management Information System
2 96 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (5.61%) Cyberthreat
4 80 (5.54%) Computer Science
5 79 (5.47%) Security Operations Centre
6 72 (4.98%) Cyber Attack
7 58 (4.01%) Mobile App
8 51 (3.53%) Data Protection Act
9 46 (3.18%) Data Centre
10 38 (2.63%) CESG
10 38 (2.63%) Client/Server
11 33 (2.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 23 (1.59%) Cryptography
12 23 (1.59%) Cybercrime
13 21 (1.45%) Online Banking
14 20 (1.38%) Fintech
14 20 (1.38%) Mathematics
15 19 (1.31%) Replication
16 18 (1.25%) PKI
17 15 (1.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 263 (18.20%) Windows
2 174 (12.04%) Linux
3 71 (4.91%) Windows Server
4 65 (4.50%) Mac OS X
5 63 (4.36%) Unix
6 37 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 17 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (1.11%) Android
9 13 (0.90%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.69%) Windows 10
10 10 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.62%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.48%) CentOS
12 7 (0.48%) Kali Linux
13 6 (0.42%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.28%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.28%) zOS
16 3 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 736 (50.93%) Information Security
2 320 (22.15%) Penetration Testing
3 270 (18.69%) SIEM
4 262 (18.13%) Risk Management
5 193 (13.36%) Security Architecture
6 192 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
7 159 (11.00%) Security Operations
8 150 (10.38%) Vulnerability Management
9 136 (9.41%) ITIL
10 135 (9.34%) Data Protection
11 131 (9.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 103 (7.13%) Business Development
13 101 (6.99%) Analytics
14 96 (6.64%) Risk Assessment
15 95 (6.57%) Identity Access Management
16 82 (5.67%) Malware Analysis
16 82 (5.67%) Project Management
17 77 (5.33%) Open Source
18 73 (5.05%) Incident Management
19 72 (4.98%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (9.69%) Python
2 96 (6.64%) SQL
3 93 (6.44%) C
4 79 (5.47%) Java
5 73 (5.05%) PowerShell
6 54 (3.74%) C++
7 47 (3.25%) C#
8 43 (2.98%) JavaScript
9 32 (2.21%) Ruby
10 30 (2.08%) Perl
11 26 (1.80%) PHP
12 19 (1.31%) Bash Shell
13 14 (0.97%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.55%) Scala
15 7 (0.48%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.48%) VBScript
16 6 (0.42%) R
16 6 (0.42%) VB
17 5 (0.35%) Go
17 5 (0.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 541 (37.44%) CISSP
2 345 (23.88%) CISM
3 249 (17.23%) Degree
4 245 (16.96%) CISA
5 172 (11.90%) Security Cleared
6 115 (7.96%) SC Cleared
7 107 (7.40%) SANS
8 87 (6.02%) CREST Certified
9 85 (5.88%) CEH
10 72 (4.98%) GIAC
11 68 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
11 68 (4.71%) CRISC
12 61 (4.22%) CESG Certified Professional
13 51 (3.53%) GCIH
14 44 (3.04%) DV Cleared
14 44 (3.04%) GCIA
15 40 (2.77%) CLAS
16 35 (2.42%) CCNP
17 26 (1.80%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 26 (1.80%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 334 (23.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 184 (12.73%) PCI DSS
3 63 (4.36%) COBIT
4 34 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 29 (2.01%) SLA
6 18 (1.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 13 (0.90%) ISO22301
8 12 (0.83%) ISO27002
9 10 (0.69%) QA
10 6 (0.42%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.21%) BS25999
11 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.21%) RMADS
12 2 (0.14%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.069%) Government Security Classifications
13 1 (0.069%) GPG13
13 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 1 (0.069%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 115 (7.96%) Active Directory
2 42 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.04%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.83%) Snort
5 10 (0.69%) NFS
6 8 (0.55%) vSphere
7 7 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.35%) Docker
8 5 (0.35%) XenApp
9 4 (0.28%) HDFS
9 4 (0.28%) RACF
9 4 (0.28%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle Clusterware
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.14%) vCloud
11 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.069%) Samba
12 1 (0.069%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 41 (2.84%) Nessus
2 19 (1.31%) EnCase
2 19 (1.31%) Nmap
3 18 (1.25%) QRadar
4 17 (1.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 15 (1.04%) Ansible
6 14 (0.97%) SCCM
7 13 (0.90%) Puppet
8 9 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (0.35%) Nexpose
10 5 (0.35%) Proventia
11 4 (0.28%) Kubernetes
11 4 (0.28%) WSUS
11 4 (0.28%) zSecure
12 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
12 3 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 3 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
12 3 (0.21%) MOM
Vendors
1 123 (8.51%) Cisco
2 88 (6.09%) Microsoft
3 61 (4.22%) VMware
4 41 (2.84%) Intel Security
4 41 (2.84%) Splunk
5 34 (2.35%) Palo Alto
5 34 (2.35%) Qualys
6 32 (2.21%) FireEye
6 32 (2.21%) Oracle
7 29 (2.01%) Apple
7 29 (2.01%) CheckPoint
8 28 (1.94%) Fortinet
9 26 (1.80%) Citrix
10 24 (1.66%) ArcSight
11 21 (1.45%) HP
11 21 (1.45%) Juniper
11 21 (1.45%) Sophos
12 18 (1.25%) Google
13 16 (1.11%) Blue Coat
14 15 (1.04%) Symantec
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £73,000 + incredible package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £73,000 + incredible package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£82,000 + Outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per week + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £82,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY
Posted: 5 days ago