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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
England / London
Rank 160 263 468
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +205
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 683 484 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.07% 1.20% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 1.35% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 523 386 144
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,250 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
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
29403 35775 35553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.07% 88.49% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24814 30568 29979
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 £39,000 £40,000 £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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +35 85 £60,000 -4.00% 36
Canary Wharf +3 21 £85,000 +25.92%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £34,359 -
Westminster -7 2 £40,500 -46.00%
Bromley - 1 £26,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £65,000 -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 716 (48.31%) Information Security
2 596 (40.22%) CISSP
3 418 (28.21%) Finance
4 392 (26.45%) CISM
5 366 (24.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 307 (20.72%) Firewall
7 276 (18.62%) SIEM
8 274 (18.49%) Penetration Testing
9 273 (18.42%) CISA
10 259 (17.48%) Degree
11 258 (17.41%) Risk Management
12 231 (15.59%) Windows
13 191 (12.89%) Security Architecture
14 181 (12.21%) Network Security
15 178 (12.01%) Vulnerability Management
16 175 (11.81%) Linux
17 173 (11.67%) Data Protection
18 155 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
19 151 (10.19%) Management Information System
19 151 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
20 145 (9.78%) Analytics
21 142 (9.58%) PCI DSS
22 140 (9.45%) ITIL
23 137 (9.24%) Security Operations
24 133 (8.97%) Python
24 133 (8.97%) Banking
25 129 (8.70%) Security Cleared
26 127 (8.57%) CEH
27 123 (8.30%) Incident Management
28 119 (8.03%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 55 (3.71%) IIS
2 34 (2.29%) SharePoint
3 19 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (1.15%) Apache Spark
5 13 (0.88%) MS Exchange
6 12 (0.81%) Confluence
7 11 (0.74%) Apache
8 6 (0.40%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.27%) JBoss
9 4 (0.27%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.27%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.13%) nginx
10 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.067%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.067%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.067%) OpenStack
Applications
1 28 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.88%) MS Office
3 7 (0.47%) MS Project
4 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.067%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 12 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.47%) assyst
3 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.067%) Orchestrade
5 1 (0.067%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.067%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (3.24%) SaaS
3 38 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.01%) Office 365
5 13 (0.88%) IaaS
6 12 (0.81%) PaaS
7 4 (0.27%) GitHub
8 3 (0.20%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.067%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.067%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.067%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.067%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.067%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.067%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 307 (20.72%) Firewall
2 181 (12.21%) Network Security
3 103 (6.95%) Intrusion Detection
4 80 (5.40%) TCP/IP
5 44 (2.97%) LAN
6 43 (2.90%) DNS
6 43 (2.90%) VPN
6 43 (2.90%) Wireless
7 30 (2.02%) Internet
8 26 (1.75%) VLAN
9 25 (1.69%) Wireshark
10 21 (1.42%) SAN
10 21 (1.42%) WAN
11 20 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (0.88%) DMZ
12 13 (0.88%) HTTP
13 11 (0.74%) VoIP
14 10 (0.67%) SSL
14 10 (0.67%) Wireless Security
15 8 (0.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (3.78%) Big Data
2 35 (2.36%) GIS
3 27 (1.82%) Hadoop
4 22 (1.48%) SQL Server
5 13 (0.88%) MongoDB
6 11 (0.74%) NoSQL
7 10 (0.67%) MySQL
8 7 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (0.40%) Apache Hive
9 6 (0.40%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.27%) Couchbase
10 4 (0.27%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.20%) Cognos Impromptu
11 3 (0.20%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.20%) OrientDB
11 3 (0.20%) Redis
12 2 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (1.21%) JIRA
2 12 (0.81%) Burp Suite
2 12 (0.81%) Jenkins
3 10 (0.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.54%) Metasploit
5 7 (0.47%) gulp
6 5 (0.34%) JUnit
7 4 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.27%) Grunt
7 4 (0.27%) IntelliJ
7 4 (0.27%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.20%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.20%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.20%) Selenium
9 2 (0.13%) Gatling
9 2 (0.13%) Subversion
10 1 (0.067%) Ant
10 1 (0.067%) AppScan
10 1 (0.067%) JMeter
10 1 (0.067%) LoadRunner
General
1 418 (28.21%) Finance
2 133 (8.97%) Banking
3 50 (3.37%) Legal
3 50 (3.37%) Marketing
4 46 (3.10%) Games
5 40 (2.70%) Retail
6 33 (2.23%) Telecoms
7 22 (1.48%) Investment Banking
7 22 (1.48%) Law
8 17 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (0.94%) Publishing
9 14 (0.94%) Retail Banking
10 11 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.27%) Brand Awareness
11 4 (0.27%) Electronics
11 4 (0.27%) Local Government
12 3 (0.20%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.13%) Advertising
13 2 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 301 (20.31%) Security Manager
2 287 (19.37%) Analyst
3 243 (16.40%) Consultant
4 226 (15.25%) Security Analyst
5 176 (11.88%) Security Consultant
6 166 (11.20%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 123 (8.30%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 111 (7.49%) Information Security Manager
9 105 (7.09%) Security Engineer
10 104 (7.02%) Information Manager
11 79 (5.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 75 (5.06%) Senior Manager
13 62 (4.18%) IT Manager
14 61 (4.12%) IT Analyst
15 58 (3.91%) IT Security Analyst
15 58 (3.91%) Risk Manager
16 55 (3.71%) Architect
16 55 (3.71%) Cybersecurity Engineer
17 52 (3.51%) IT Security Manager
18 50 (3.37%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (1.89%) .NET
2 27 (1.82%) Web Services
3 20 (1.35%) Regular Expression
4 17 (1.15%) HTML
5 13 (0.88%) CSS
5 13 (0.88%) ELK Stack
6 12 (0.81%) AngularJS
6 12 (0.81%) PCRE
7 11 (0.74%) REST
7 11 (0.74%) SailPoint
8 10 (0.67%) ASP.NET
9 9 (0.61%) D3.js
9 9 (0.61%) Node.js
10 8 (0.54%) Django
11 7 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (0.47%) RESTful
11 7 (0.47%) Sass
12 6 (0.40%) J2EE
13 5 (0.34%) Kafka
14 4 (0.27%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 151 (10.19%) Management Information System
2 96 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
3 90 (6.07%) Cyberthreat
4 78 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
5 62 (4.18%) Security Operations Centre
6 55 (3.71%) Computer Science
6 55 (3.71%) Data Protection Act
7 47 (3.17%) Cybercrime
8 36 (2.43%) Cyber Defence
9 29 (1.96%) Client/Server
9 29 (1.96%) Data Centre
10 28 (1.89%) Cryptography
11 26 (1.75%) Fintech
12 24 (1.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 20 (1.35%) CESG
14 18 (1.21%) Mobile App
15 15 (1.01%) Visualisation
16 13 (0.88%) PKI
16 13 (0.88%) Virtual Team
17 12 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 231 (15.59%) Windows
2 175 (11.81%) Linux
3 75 (5.06%) Unix
4 57 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 44 (2.97%) Mac OS X
6 40 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 14 (0.94%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.74%) Android
8 11 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.40%) Debian
10 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.27%) CentOS
11 4 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.27%) VMS
12 3 (0.20%) AIX
12 3 (0.20%) Kali Linux
12 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 716 (48.31%) Information Security
2 276 (18.62%) SIEM
3 274 (18.49%) Penetration Testing
4 258 (17.41%) Risk Management
5 191 (12.89%) Security Architecture
6 178 (12.01%) Vulnerability Management
7 173 (11.67%) Data Protection
8 155 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
9 151 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 145 (9.78%) Analytics
11 140 (9.45%) ITIL
12 137 (9.24%) Security Operations
13 123 (8.30%) Incident Management
14 119 (8.03%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 115 (7.76%) Identity Access Management
16 102 (6.88%) Project Management
17 98 (6.61%) Data Loss Prevention
18 89 (6.01%) Security Monitoring
19 87 (5.87%) Business Development
20 82 (5.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 133 (8.97%) Python
2 84 (5.67%) SQL
3 78 (5.26%) Java
4 63 (4.25%) C
5 53 (3.58%) JavaScript
6 51 (3.44%) C++
7 50 (3.37%) PowerShell
8 38 (2.56%) Perl
9 34 (2.29%) Bash Shell
10 28 (1.89%) Ruby
11 27 (1.82%) C#
12 25 (1.69%) PHP
13 17 (1.15%) Scala
14 15 (1.01%) Embedded C
15 10 (0.67%) Shell Script
16 9 (0.61%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.34%) Go
17 5 (0.34%) MATLAB
18 4 (0.27%) Korn
18 4 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 596 (40.22%) CISSP
2 392 (26.45%) CISM
3 273 (18.42%) CISA
4 259 (17.48%) Degree
5 129 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 127 (8.57%) CEH
7 86 (5.80%) SANS
8 83 (5.60%) SC Cleared
9 79 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
10 73 (4.93%) CREST Certified
11 69 (4.66%) GIAC
12 52 (3.51%) CCNP
12 52 (3.51%) IISP
13 51 (3.44%) CESG Certified Professional
14 48 (3.24%) GCIH
15 40 (2.70%) CRISC
16 39 (2.63%) GCIA
17 29 (1.96%) DV Cleared
18 27 (1.82%) CCNA
19 26 (1.75%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 366 (24.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 142 (9.58%) PCI DSS
3 60 (4.05%) COBIT
4 53 (3.58%) SLA
5 25 (1.69%) GDPR
6 23 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (1.01%) ISO22301
8 13 (0.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 7 (0.47%) RMADS
10 6 (0.40%) GPG13
10 6 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 5 (0.34%) BS7799
11 5 (0.34%) ISO27002
12 4 (0.27%) QA
12 4 (0.27%) Web Application Security Consortium
13 2 (0.13%) BS25999
13 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
14 1 (0.067%) CRD IV
14 1 (0.067%) PA-DSS
14 1 (0.067%) Solvency II
System Software
1 81 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.21%) Docker
3 18 (1.21%) Snort
4 12 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.54%) Firmware
6 8 (0.54%) HDFS
6 8 (0.54%) NFS
7 3 (0.20%) KVM
7 3 (0.20%) Xen
8 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.067%) vCloud
9 1 (0.067%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (2.23%) QRadar
2 32 (2.16%) CSIRT
3 26 (1.75%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 24 (1.62%) Nessus
5 22 (1.48%) Ansible
6 18 (1.21%) Kibana
7 17 (1.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 17 (1.15%) Puppet
8 13 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (0.81%) logstash
9 12 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
9 12 (0.81%) Nmap
10 11 (0.74%) SCCM
11 8 (0.54%) Kubernetes
12 7 (0.47%) EnCase
12 7 (0.47%) RSA enVision
13 6 (0.40%) FortiGate
13 6 (0.40%) WSUS
14 5 (0.34%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
15 4 (0.27%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 106 (7.15%) Cisco
2 74 (4.99%) Palo Alto
2 74 (4.99%) Splunk
3 62 (4.18%) Microsoft
4 61 (4.12%) CheckPoint
5 52 (3.51%) FireEye
6 48 (3.24%) ArcSight
7 46 (3.10%) Qualys
8 45 (3.04%) Intel Security
9 40 (2.70%) VMware
10 37 (2.50%) Oracle
11 34 (2.29%) Fortinet
12 32 (2.16%) Apple
13 29 (1.96%) Sophos
14 23 (1.55%) AlienVault
15 22 (1.48%) Cyber-Ark
16 20 (1.35%) Citrix
16 20 (1.35%) Juniper
17 19 (1.28%) LogRhythm
17 19 (1.28%) Symantec
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (DOE) plus attractive allowances, pension and person
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80,000 (DOE) plus attractive allowances, pension and personal b
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 (DOE) plus attractive allowances, pension and personal b
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £87,000 - £110,000 plus attractive monetary benefits, pension and pers
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £120,000 - £160,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,0000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Acumin
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Adeptis Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Double OTE, Accelerators, pre-IPO st
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k base and strong package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £55000
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000-£120,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonu
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago