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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 152 335 460
Rank change year-on-year
+183 +125
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 777 369 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.21% 0.85% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 0.96% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 583 279 163
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £92,250 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
31262 38494 39276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.09% 88.20% 86.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26542 32454 33138
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 £38,500 £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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +61 79 £66,250 +8.16% 23
Canary Wharf +1 10 £70,000 +3.70%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £34,359 -
Uxbridge - 3 £72,500 -
West Drayton - 3 - -
New Malden +10 2 £50,000 -
Westminster -14 2 £40,500 -46.00%
Bromley - 1 £75,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £65,000 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 779 (49.18%) Information Security
2 625 (39.46%) CISSP
3 459 (28.98%) Finance
4 395 (24.94%) CISM
5 393 (24.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 354 (22.35%) Firewall
7 340 (21.46%) Penetration Testing
8 311 (19.63%) SIEM
9 294 (18.56%) CISA
10 276 (17.42%) Windows
11 269 (16.98%) Risk Management
12 267 (16.86%) Degree
13 224 (14.14%) Security Architecture
14 196 (12.37%) Linux
15 193 (12.18%) Vulnerability Management
16 187 (11.81%) PCI DSS
16 187 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
17 180 (11.36%) Network Security
18 175 (11.05%) Data Protection
19 169 (10.67%) Security Operations
20 164 (10.35%) Management Information System
20 164 (10.35%) Stakeholder Management
21 158 (9.97%) Analytics
22 154 (9.72%) Python
23 151 (9.53%) ITIL
24 137 (8.65%) Banking
25 136 (8.59%) Security Cleared
26 122 (7.70%) CEH
27 121 (7.64%) Identity Access Management
28 120 (7.58%) Cisco

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 54 (3.41%) IIS
2 40 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (1.07%) MS Exchange
4 16 (1.01%) Apache Spark
5 13 (0.82%) Confluence
6 10 (0.63%) Apache
7 6 (0.38%) Apache Pig
7 6 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.19%) 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%) JBoss
10 2 (0.13%) nginx
10 2 (0.13%) SAS
10 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.063%) OpenStack
Applications
1 33 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.88%) MS Office
3 6 (0.38%) MS Project
4 4 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.063%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.063%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.44%) assyst
3 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.13%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.063%) Orchestrade
5 1 (0.063%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 70 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (2.90%) SaaS
4 18 (1.14%) Office 365
5 14 (0.88%) IaaS
6 13 (0.82%) PaaS
7 4 (0.25%) GitHub
8 3 (0.19%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (0.13%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.063%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.063%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.063%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 354 (22.35%) Firewall
2 180 (11.36%) Network Security
3 113 (7.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 100 (6.31%) TCP/IP
5 70 (4.42%) LAN
6 60 (3.79%) Internet
7 54 (3.41%) DNS
8 50 (3.16%) Wireless
9 45 (2.84%) VPN
10 39 (2.46%) WAN
11 25 (1.58%) SAN
11 25 (1.58%) VLAN
12 24 (1.52%) Wireshark
13 23 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (0.95%) DHCP
15 13 (0.82%) DMZ
15 13 (0.82%) SSL
16 11 (0.69%) HTTP
17 10 (0.63%) SMTP
17 10 (0.63%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (3.98%) Big Data
2 31 (1.96%) Hadoop
2 31 (1.96%) SQL Server
3 29 (1.83%) GIS
4 19 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 16 (1.01%) NoSQL
6 12 (0.76%) MySQL
7 11 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (0.38%) Apache Hive
8 6 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.32%) Neo4j
9 5 (0.32%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.32%) OrientDB
9 5 (0.32%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.25%) Couchbase
10 4 (0.25%) Power BI
10 4 (0.25%) QlikView
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (1.26%) Metasploit
2 18 (1.14%) Burp Suite
3 16 (1.01%) JIRA
4 10 (0.63%) gulp
5 8 (0.51%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.38%) JUnit
7 5 (0.32%) AppScan
7 5 (0.32%) Grunt
7 5 (0.32%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.25%) IntelliJ
8 4 (0.25%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.19%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.13%) EasyMock
10 2 (0.13%) Subversion
11 1 (0.063%) Ant
11 1 (0.063%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.063%) Travis CI
General
1 459 (28.98%) Finance
2 137 (8.65%) Banking
3 47 (2.97%) Legal
4 42 (2.65%) Games
4 42 (2.65%) Retail
5 39 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 37 (2.34%) Marketing
7 24 (1.52%) Investment Banking
8 20 (1.26%) Law
8 20 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 17 (1.07%) Financial Institution
9 17 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.07%) Publishing
10 15 (0.95%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.25%) Advertising
11 4 (0.25%) Arabic Language
11 4 (0.25%) Brand Awareness
11 4 (0.25%) Electronics
11 4 (0.25%) Russian Language
12 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 323 (20.39%) Consultant
2 291 (18.37%) Analyst
3 283 (17.87%) Security Manager
4 238 (15.03%) Security Consultant
5 232 (14.65%) Security Analyst
6 150 (9.47%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 113 (7.13%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 105 (6.63%) Security Engineer
9 102 (6.44%) Information Security Manager
10 92 (5.81%) Information Manager
11 89 (5.62%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 71 (4.48%) Architect
13 69 (4.36%) IT Analyst
13 69 (4.36%) IT Security Analyst
14 68 (4.29%) Security Specialist
15 66 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
16 62 (3.91%) IT Manager
17 61 (3.85%) Security Architect
17 61 (3.85%) Senior Manager
18 60 (3.79%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (2.21%) .NET
2 28 (1.77%) Web Services
3 14 (0.88%) AngularJS
3 14 (0.88%) Regular Expression
4 13 (0.82%) REST
5 11 (0.69%) HTML
6 10 (0.63%) SailPoint
6 10 (0.63%) Sass
7 9 (0.57%) ASP.NET
7 9 (0.57%) Node.js
8 8 (0.51%) ELK Stack
8 8 (0.51%) Middleware
9 7 (0.44%) CSS
9 7 (0.44%) PCRE
9 7 (0.44%) RESTful
10 6 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (0.32%) 802.1X
11 5 (0.32%) Backbone.js
11 5 (0.32%) Django
11 5 (0.32%) React
Miscellaneous
1 164 (10.35%) Management Information System
2 104 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (6.31%) Cyberthreat
4 84 (5.30%) Security Operations Centre
5 69 (4.36%) Computer Science
5 69 (4.36%) Cyber Attack
6 61 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
7 52 (3.28%) Mobile App
8 44 (2.78%) Data Centre
9 39 (2.46%) Client/Server
10 35 (2.21%) Cybercrime
11 33 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 26 (1.64%) Cryptography
12 26 (1.64%) Fintech
13 25 (1.58%) Online Banking
14 23 (1.45%) CESG
15 18 (1.14%) PKI
16 15 (0.95%) Statistics
17 12 (0.76%) Biometrics
18 11 (0.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 276 (17.42%) Windows
2 196 (12.37%) Linux
3 73 (4.61%) Unix
4 72 (4.55%) Mac OS X
5 64 (4.04%) Windows Server
6 44 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 15 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (0.69%) Android
8 11 (0.69%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.51%) Kali Linux
10 7 (0.44%) CentOS
11 6 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.32%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.25%) VMS
13 4 (0.25%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.19%) Debian
14 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 779 (49.18%) Information Security
2 340 (21.46%) Penetration Testing
3 311 (19.63%) SIEM
4 269 (16.98%) Risk Management
5 224 (14.14%) Security Architecture
6 193 (12.18%) Vulnerability Management
7 187 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
8 175 (11.05%) Data Protection
9 169 (10.67%) Security Operations
10 164 (10.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 158 (9.97%) Analytics
12 151 (9.53%) ITIL
13 121 (7.64%) Identity Access Management
14 116 (7.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 106 (6.69%) Project Management
16 95 (6.00%) Incident Management
17 93 (5.87%) Open Source
18 92 (5.81%) Data Loss Prevention
19 89 (5.62%) Business Development
20 86 (5.43%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 154 (9.72%) Python
2 107 (6.76%) SQL
3 85 (5.37%) PowerShell
4 84 (5.30%) C
5 83 (5.24%) Java
6 56 (3.54%) C++
7 49 (3.09%) JavaScript
8 42 (2.65%) C#
8 42 (2.65%) Perl
9 31 (1.96%) PHP
10 28 (1.77%) Bash Shell
11 23 (1.45%) Ruby
12 16 (1.01%) Scala
13 14 (0.88%) VB.NET
14 10 (0.63%) Embedded C
15 8 (0.51%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.44%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.38%) Go
17 6 (0.38%) VB
18 5 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 625 (39.46%) CISSP
2 395 (24.94%) CISM
3 294 (18.56%) CISA
4 267 (16.86%) Degree
5 136 (8.59%) Security Cleared
6 122 (7.70%) CEH
7 99 (6.25%) SANS
8 94 (5.93%) CREST Certified
9 91 (5.74%) SC Cleared
10 78 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
11 65 (4.10%) GIAC
12 53 (3.35%) CRISC
13 48 (3.03%) CESG Certified Professional
13 48 (3.03%) IISP
14 45 (2.84%) GCIH
15 42 (2.65%) GCIA
16 37 (2.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 34 (2.15%) DV Cleared
18 33 (2.08%) CCNP
18 33 (2.08%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 393 (24.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 187 (11.81%) PCI DSS
3 72 (4.55%) COBIT
4 49 (3.09%) SLA
5 28 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (1.07%) ISO22301
7 15 (0.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 10 (0.63%) ISO27002
9 7 (0.44%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.32%) BS7799
10 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 5 (0.32%) QA
10 5 (0.32%) RMADS
11 4 (0.25%) GPG13
12 3 (0.19%) BS25999
13 1 (0.063%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.063%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.063%) ISO20022
13 1 (0.063%) PA-DSS
13 1 (0.063%) Solvency II
System Software
1 100 (6.31%) Active Directory
2 28 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.01%) Snort
4 14 (0.88%) Docker
5 13 (0.82%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.57%) Firmware
6 9 (0.57%) NFS
7 5 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.25%) HDFS
8 4 (0.25%) vSphere
9 3 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.13%) XenApp
11 1 (0.063%) Samba
11 1 (0.063%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.063%) vCloud
11 1 (0.063%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.063%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (2.46%) Nessus
2 25 (1.58%) QRadar
3 24 (1.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 20 (1.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 18 (1.14%) Ansible
6 15 (0.95%) Nmap
6 15 (0.95%) SCCM
7 13 (0.82%) Puppet
8 11 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
8 11 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (0.63%) EnCase
10 9 (0.57%) Kibana
11 8 (0.51%) logstash
12 6 (0.38%) Kubernetes
12 6 (0.38%) RSA enVision
13 5 (0.32%) Nexpose
13 5 (0.32%) Proventia
14 4 (0.25%) Icinga
14 4 (0.25%) WSUS
15 3 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 120 (7.58%) Cisco
2 77 (4.86%) Microsoft
3 61 (3.85%) Palo Alto
4 60 (3.79%) Splunk
5 53 (3.35%) CheckPoint
6 50 (3.16%) FireEye
7 49 (3.09%) VMware
8 48 (3.03%) Intel Security
9 46 (2.90%) Qualys
10 42 (2.65%) ArcSight
11 33 (2.08%) Apple
12 30 (1.89%) Oracle
12 30 (1.89%) Sophos
13 27 (1.70%) Fortinet
14 24 (1.52%) Citrix
15 20 (1.26%) AlienVault
15 20 (1.26%) Cyber-Ark
16 19 (1.20%) Google
16 19 (1.20%) Intel
16 19 (1.20%) Juniper
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, flexible
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum DoE (+ v strong Benefits)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000K - £70,000K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £120,000 - £160,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 30% Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £60000 Per Annum including Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago