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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 466 541 618
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +77
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 158 75 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.17% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.20% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 131 67 16
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £76,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -21.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £86,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
37934 37177 41109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.68% 83.66% 81.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31195 30808 35340
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +31 31 £57,500 -14.81% 14
Southwark - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
South Croydon - 1 £60,000 -
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 182 (51.56%) Information Security
2 154 (43.63%) Finance
3 121 (34.28%) Degree
4 117 (33.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 106 (30.03%) CISSP
6 105 (29.75%) SIEM
7 92 (26.06%) PCI DSS
8 86 (24.36%) Security Architecture
9 73 (20.68%) Risk Management
10 70 (19.83%) Penetration Testing
11 69 (19.55%) Data Protection
12 64 (18.13%) Business Development
13 63 (17.85%) CISM
14 57 (16.15%) Project Management
15 52 (14.73%) CISA
16 47 (13.31%) Programme Management
17 45 (12.75%) PRINCE2
18 44 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
19 41 (11.61%) PMI Certification
19 41 (11.61%) Firewall
20 38 (10.76%) PMI
21 32 (9.07%) Management Information System
22 30 (8.50%) CEH
23 28 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
24 27 (7.65%) Microsoft
24 27 (7.65%) Banking
24 27 (7.65%) Ethical Hacking
25 26 (7.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
25 26 (7.37%) Network Security
26 25 (7.08%) ITIL

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.28%) Lync
2 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.28%) IIS
2 1 (0.28%) Apache
2 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) Revit
2 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (3.40%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.28%) SaaS
1 1 (0.28%) PaaS
1 1 (0.28%) Office 365
1 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.61%) Firewall
2 26 (7.37%) Network Security
3 20 (5.67%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.40%) Intranet
4 12 (3.40%) Internet
5 8 (2.27%) HTTP
5 8 (2.27%) SAN
5 8 (2.27%) Wireshark
6 7 (1.98%) DNS
7 5 (1.42%) VPN
8 4 (1.13%) tcpdump
9 3 (0.85%) DHCP
9 3 (0.85%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.85%) SNMP
9 3 (0.85%) LDAP
9 3 (0.85%) Wireless
9 3 (0.85%) SSH
9 3 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.57%) LAN
11 1 (0.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.55%) Big Data
2 8 (2.27%) MySQL
2 8 (2.27%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.42%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.57%) OLTP
4 2 (0.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.57%) TKPROF
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.28%) DB2
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 7 (1.98%) YourKit
2 6 (1.70%) Eclipse
2 6 (1.70%) Maven
3 4 (1.13%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.57%) Subversion
4 2 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.57%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
General
1 154 (43.63%) Finance
2 27 (7.65%) Banking
3 19 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.25%) Law
5 13 (3.68%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.83%) Legal
6 10 (2.83%) Marketing
7 5 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.85%) Local Government
8 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.57%) Advertising
9 2 (0.57%) Games
9 2 (0.57%) Retail
9 2 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.57%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.57%) German Language
10 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.28%) French Language
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 76 (21.53%) Consultant
2 61 (17.28%) Analyst
3 54 (15.30%) Security Manager
4 50 (14.16%) Security Consultant
5 37 (10.48%) Security Analyst
6 28 (7.93%) Architect
7 26 (7.37%) Tester
8 24 (6.80%) Security Architect
9 23 (6.52%) Security Specialist
10 21 (5.95%) Senior Manager
11 18 (5.10%) IT Security Analyst
12 17 (4.82%) Penetration Tester
13 16 (4.53%) Team Leader
14 14 (3.97%) Information Analyst
14 14 (3.97%) Senior Consultant
14 14 (3.97%) Information Security Analyst
14 14 (3.97%) Information Security Specialist
14 14 (3.97%) Information Specialist
15 13 (3.68%) Cyber Security Analyst
16 12 (3.40%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.55%) J2EE
2 8 (2.27%) Spring
3 7 (1.98%) Spring MVC
3 7 (1.98%) jQuery
3 7 (1.98%) Spring Integration
3 7 (1.98%) CSS
3 7 (1.98%) HTML
3 7 (1.98%) Hibernate
3 7 (1.98%) Lucene
4 4 (1.13%) XML
5 3 (0.85%) XSD
5 3 (0.85%) WSDL
5 3 (0.85%) SOAP
5 3 (0.85%) Web Services
6 2 (0.57%) JSP
6 2 (0.57%) JMS
6 2 (0.57%) .NET
6 2 (0.57%) Java EE
7 1 (0.28%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.28%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (10.76%) PMI
3 32 (9.07%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.25%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.98%) SCADA
6 5 (1.42%) Cryptography
6 5 (1.42%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (1.42%) Biometrics
6 5 (1.42%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.42%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.13%) PKI
8 3 (0.85%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.85%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.85%) CESG
8 3 (0.85%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (0.57%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.57%) FMCG
10 1 (0.28%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.28%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.08%) Windows
2 22 (6.23%) Linux
3 14 (3.97%) UNIX
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.85%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.28%) Android
6 1 (0.28%) AIX
6 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (51.56%) Information Security
2 105 (29.75%) SIEM
3 86 (24.36%) Security Architecture
4 73 (20.68%) Risk Management
5 70 (19.83%) Penetration Testing
6 69 (19.55%) Data Protection
7 64 (18.13%) Business Development
8 57 (16.15%) Project Management
9 47 (13.31%) Programme Management
10 45 (12.75%) PRINCE2
11 28 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 27 (7.65%) Ethical Hacking
13 26 (7.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 25 (7.08%) ITIL
15 24 (6.80%) Change Management
15 24 (6.80%) Risk Assessment
16 23 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (6.52%) Information Assurance
17 22 (6.23%) ISMS
18 19 (5.38%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.10%) Java
2 14 (3.97%) SQL
3 7 (1.98%) Python
3 7 (1.98%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.70%) Perl
4 6 (1.70%) C
5 4 (1.13%) Ruby
6 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.85%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.85%) C++
7 2 (0.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 121 (34.28%) Degree
2 106 (30.03%) CISSP
3 63 (17.85%) CISM
4 52 (14.73%) CISA
5 41 (11.61%) PMI Certification
6 30 (8.50%) CEH
7 25 (7.08%) GIAC
8 23 (6.52%) Security Cleared
9 14 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (3.68%) CCNP
11 11 (3.12%) MCSE
11 11 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (3.12%) SC Cleared
12 9 (2.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (2.55%) ISEB
13 8 (2.27%) OSCP
14 6 (1.70%) EnCE
14 6 (1.70%) PCI QSA
14 6 (1.70%) PhD
15 4 (1.13%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (33.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 92 (26.06%) PCI DSS
3 13 (3.68%) COBIT
4 2 (0.57%) QA
4 2 (0.57%) SLA
4 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.28%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.28%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (1.98%) Snort
2 6 (1.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.57%) SpamAssassin
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) XenApp
4 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.28%) Nessus
2 1 (0.28%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) SCOM
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.28%) Ambari
Vendors
1 27 (7.65%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.67%) Oracle
3 13 (3.68%) Cisco
4 5 (1.42%) Sophos
5 4 (1.13%) Adobe
6 3 (0.85%) SAP
6 3 (0.85%) Citrix
6 3 (0.85%) Apple
6 3 (0.85%) Symantec
7 2 (0.57%) EMC
7 2 (0.57%) ArcSight
7 2 (0.57%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.57%) VMware
7 2 (0.57%) JBoss
7 2 (0.57%) HP
8 1 (0.28%) Dell
8 1 (0.28%) IBM
8 1 (0.28%) Google
8 1 (0.28%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.28%) Qualys
London
Acumin
Salary: £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 minutes ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £120000 Per Annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £95000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £49555 - £61215 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £75,000 to £115,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £38335 - £47355 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: 6 days ago