The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 427 559 580
Rank change year-on-year
+132 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 189 77 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.17% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 148 69 38
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £37,200 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,500 £78,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Cyber Security
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
36789 37941 39275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.07% 83.56% 82.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31104 30830 33501
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +45 34 £68,750 +69.75% 5
Sidcup - 3 £48,000 - 1
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 205 (58.07%) Information Security
2 107 (30.31%) CISSP
3 88 (24.93%) Finance
4 74 (20.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 69 (19.55%) Penetration Testing
6 67 (18.98%) Risk Management
7 62 (17.56%) Firewall
8 60 (17.00%) Degree
8 60 (17.00%) Security Architecture
9 52 (14.73%) PCI DSS
10 51 (14.45%) CISM
11 44 (12.46%) Management Information System
12 43 (12.18%) Network Security
13 42 (11.90%) CISA
13 42 (11.90%) TCP/IP
13 42 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
14 38 (10.76%) SIEM
15 36 (10.20%) Business Development
16 35 (9.92%) Microsoft
16 35 (9.92%) ITIL
17 34 (9.63%) Security Management
17 34 (9.63%) Banking
18 29 (8.22%) Linux
19 28 (7.93%) Windows
19 28 (7.93%) Agile Software Development
19 28 (7.93%) Information Assurance
20 27 (7.65%) Reverse Engineering
21 26 (7.37%) ISMS
21 26 (7.37%) CEH
22 25 (7.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (1.13%) IIS
2 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.28%) Lync
3 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.28%) JBoss
3 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.28%) SAS
3 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.57%) MS Project
3 1 (0.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) Revit
Business Applications
1 12 (3.40%) assyst
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.42%) SaaS
3 5 (1.42%) PaaS
3 5 (1.42%) IaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (17.56%) Firewall
2 43 (12.18%) Network Security
3 42 (11.90%) TCP/IP
4 13 (3.68%) DNS
4 13 (3.68%) Internet
5 12 (3.40%) Intranet
6 9 (2.55%) VPN
7 7 (1.98%) Wireshark
8 6 (1.70%) SAN
8 6 (1.70%) LDAP
8 6 (1.70%) DHCP
8 6 (1.70%) HTTP
9 5 (1.42%) Kerberos
9 5 (1.42%) SNMP
9 5 (1.42%) SSH
9 5 (1.42%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (1.13%) Wireless
11 3 (0.85%) MPLS
11 3 (0.85%) LAN
12 2 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.98%) MySQL
2 6 (1.70%) Hadoop
2 6 (1.70%) Big Data
3 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (0.85%) TKPROF
4 2 (0.57%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.57%) OLTP
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.28%) DB2
5 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.70%) Eclipse
1 6 (1.70%) JIRA
2 5 (1.42%) Maven
2 5 (1.42%) YourKit
3 3 (0.85%) GDB
3 3 (0.85%) Mercurial
3 3 (0.85%) Subversion
3 3 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.57%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.28%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
General
1 88 (24.93%) Finance
2 34 (9.63%) Banking
3 19 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.10%) Law
4 18 (5.10%) Legal
5 15 (4.25%) Retail
6 12 (3.40%) Marketing
7 6 (1.70%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.13%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.13%) Advertising
9 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.57%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Games
11 1 (0.28%) French Language
11 1 (0.28%) German Language
11 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 78 (22.10%) Consultant
2 60 (17.00%) Analyst
3 53 (15.01%) Security Consultant
4 42 (11.90%) Architect
5 34 (9.63%) Tester
5 34 (9.63%) Security Architect
6 32 (9.07%) Security Analyst
7 30 (8.50%) Security Manager
8 22 (6.23%) Security Specialist
9 19 (5.38%) Information Analyst
9 19 (5.38%) Information Security Analyst
10 18 (5.10%) Cyber Security Consultant
11 17 (4.82%) Team Leader
12 16 (4.53%) Penetration Tester
12 16 (4.53%) Head of Security
13 15 (4.25%) Information Security Specialist
13 15 (4.25%) Information Specialist
14 14 (3.97%) Security Officer
14 14 (3.97%) Senior Consultant
15 13 (3.68%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.27%) J2EE
1 8 (2.27%) SOAP
2 6 (1.70%) CSS
2 6 (1.70%) HTML
2 6 (1.70%) REST
3 5 (1.42%) Spring Integration
3 5 (1.42%) .NET
3 5 (1.42%) Spring MVC
3 5 (1.42%) jQuery
3 5 (1.42%) Hibernate
3 5 (1.42%) Lucene
3 5 (1.42%) Spring
4 3 (0.85%) XML
5 2 (0.57%) XSD
5 2 (0.57%) JMS
5 2 (0.57%) WSDL
5 2 (0.57%) JSP
5 2 (0.57%) Java EE
5 2 (0.57%) Web Services
6 1 (0.28%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.46%) Management Information System
2 42 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.53%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.97%) PKI
5 11 (3.12%) Open Source
6 8 (2.27%) SCADA
7 6 (1.70%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.70%) Hedge funds
7 6 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.85%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (0.85%) Video on Demand
8 3 (0.85%) Social Media
8 3 (0.85%) iDTV
8 3 (0.85%) PMI
8 3 (0.85%) CESG
8 3 (0.85%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (0.57%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.57%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (0.57%) Biometrics
9 2 (0.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.22%) Linux
2 28 (7.93%) Windows
3 19 (5.38%) UNIX
4 6 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.42%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.85%) Solaris
7 2 (0.57%) AIX
7 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (58.07%) Information Security
2 69 (19.55%) Penetration Testing
3 67 (18.98%) Risk Management
4 60 (17.00%) Security Architecture
5 38 (10.76%) SIEM
6 36 (10.20%) Business Development
7 35 (9.92%) ITIL
8 34 (9.63%) Security Management
9 28 (7.93%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (7.93%) Information Assurance
10 27 (7.65%) Reverse Engineering
11 26 (7.37%) ISMS
12 24 (6.80%) Change Management
13 22 (6.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (6.23%) Ethical Hacking
14 20 (5.67%) Information Security Management
15 19 (5.38%) Project Management
15 19 (5.38%) PRINCE2
15 19 (5.38%) Incident Management
16 18 (5.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.38%) Java
2 15 (4.25%) SQL
3 7 (1.98%) C
4 6 (1.70%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.70%) Python
4 6 (1.70%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.13%) Perl
5 4 (1.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.57%) C++
6 2 (0.57%) Ruby
7 1 (0.28%) C#
7 1 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 107 (30.31%) CISSP
2 60 (17.00%) Degree
3 51 (14.45%) CISM
4 42 (11.90%) CISA
5 26 (7.37%) CEH
6 25 (7.08%) GIAC
7 23 (6.52%) Security Cleared
8 20 (5.67%) PCI QSA
9 16 (4.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (4.25%) MCSE
11 12 (3.40%) CRISC
12 9 (2.55%) SC Cleared
12 9 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (2.27%) GCIA
13 8 (2.27%) CCNA
14 7 (1.98%) DV Cleared
15 6 (1.70%) EnCE
15 6 (1.70%) PMI Certification
16 5 (1.42%) PhD
16 5 (1.42%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (20.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 52 (14.73%) PCI DSS
3 25 (7.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (5.10%) COBIT
5 15 (4.25%) QA
6 5 (1.42%) Basel II
6 5 (1.42%) HIPAA
7 4 (1.13%) BS7799
7 4 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.85%) SLA
9 1 (0.28%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.98%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.70%) Xen
3 6 (1.70%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.42%) Snort
5 2 (0.57%) vSphere
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.28%) XenApp
6 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.28%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (1.13%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.28%) Nessus
3 1 (0.28%) SCCM
3 1 (0.28%) SCOM
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.28%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 35 (9.92%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.80%) Cisco
3 18 (5.10%) Oracle
4 11 (3.12%) VMware
5 6 (1.70%) SAP
6 5 (1.42%) BT
7 4 (1.13%) HP
7 4 (1.13%) Citrix
7 4 (1.13%) Sophos
8 3 (0.85%) Juniper
8 3 (0.85%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.57%) Apple
9 2 (0.57%) McAfee
9 2 (0.57%) EMC
9 2 (0.57%) IBM
9 2 (0.57%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.28%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.28%) Facebook
10 1 (0.28%) Twitter
10 1 (0.28%) ForgeRock
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £160,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40K to 56K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus Outstanding Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive, benefits and much more
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + More
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus and more
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + More
Posted: 17 days ago