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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 436 561 624
Rank change year-on-year
+125 +63
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 191 74 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.16% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.20% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 147 68 16
Average salary £67,500 £61,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.20% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
37801 37914 39018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.40% 83.49% 81.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31439 31626 33215
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.91%
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 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +44 35 £75,000 +11.11% 11
Southwark - 2 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Sidcup - 1 £50,875 - 1
South Croydon - 1 £60,000 -
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 204 (54.84%) Information Security
2 131 (35.22%) Finance
3 117 (31.45%) CISSP
4 112 (30.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 100 (26.88%) Degree
6 88 (23.66%) PCI DSS
7 84 (22.58%) Security Architecture
8 82 (22.04%) Penetration Testing
9 81 (21.77%) SIEM
10 78 (20.97%) Risk Management
11 67 (18.01%) CISM
12 59 (15.86%) CISA
13 58 (15.59%) Business Development
14 56 (15.05%) Data Protection
15 53 (14.25%) Firewall
16 44 (11.83%) PRINCE2
17 42 (11.29%) Project Management
18 38 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
19 36 (9.68%) ITIL
20 35 (9.41%) Management Information System
21 34 (9.14%) Programme Management
22 33 (8.87%) Network Security
23 32 (8.60%) Banking
23 32 (8.60%) Microsoft
24 31 (8.33%) CEH
25 30 (8.06%) PMI Certification
26 28 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
26 28 (7.53%) Information Assurance
27 27 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
27 27 (7.26%) Ethical Hacking

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (0.81%) IIS
3 2 (0.54%) JBoss
3 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.27%) Lync
4 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.27%) Apache
4 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.27%) SAS
4 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) Revit
2 1 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (3.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Office 365
3 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (14.25%) Firewall
2 33 (8.87%) Network Security
3 25 (6.72%) TCP/IP
4 13 (3.49%) Internet
5 12 (3.23%) Intranet
6 10 (2.69%) DNS
7 8 (2.15%) SAN
7 8 (2.15%) HTTP
8 7 (1.88%) VPN
9 6 (1.61%) Wireshark
10 5 (1.34%) SSH
10 5 (1.34%) Kerberos
10 5 (1.34%) SNMP
10 5 (1.34%) LDAP
10 5 (1.34%) DHCP
11 3 (0.81%) Wireless
11 3 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.81%) tcpdump
12 2 (0.54%) LAN
13 1 (0.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.15%) MySQL
1 8 (2.15%) Hadoop
2 7 (1.88%) Big Data
3 3 (0.81%) Data Mining
3 3 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (0.81%) TKPROF
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.54%) OLTP
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.27%) DB2
5 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.88%) YourKit
2 6 (1.61%) Maven
2 6 (1.61%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.08%) JIRA
3 4 (1.08%) Metasploit
4 3 (0.81%) Subversion
4 3 (0.81%) Mercurial
4 3 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
General
1 131 (35.22%) Finance
2 32 (8.60%) Banking
3 20 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.03%) Law
5 12 (3.23%) Legal
5 12 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 12 (3.23%) Retail
6 8 (2.15%) Marketing
7 5 (1.34%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.81%) Local Government
8 3 (0.81%) Games
9 2 (0.54%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.54%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.54%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.27%) French Language
10 1 (0.27%) German Language
10 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 80 (21.51%) Consultant
2 55 (14.78%) Security Consultant
3 53 (14.25%) Security Manager
4 48 (12.90%) Analyst
5 41 (11.02%) Tester
6 35 (9.41%) Architect
7 30 (8.06%) Security Architect
8 25 (6.72%) Security Analyst
9 23 (6.18%) Security Specialist
9 23 (6.18%) Penetration Tester
10 18 (4.84%) Team Leader
11 16 (4.30%) Senior Manager
12 15 (4.03%) Information Security Specialist
12 15 (4.03%) Information Specialist
13 14 (3.76%) Senior Consultant
13 14 (3.76%) Information Analyst
13 14 (3.76%) Information Security Analyst
14 12 (3.23%) Developer
14 12 (3.23%) Project Manager
14 12 (3.23%) Cyber Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.42%) J2EE
2 8 (2.15%) Spring
3 7 (1.88%) Hibernate
3 7 (1.88%) Lucene
3 7 (1.88%) CSS
3 7 (1.88%) HTML
3 7 (1.88%) SOAP
3 7 (1.88%) Spring MVC
3 7 (1.88%) jQuery
3 7 (1.88%) Spring Integration
4 5 (1.34%) REST
5 4 (1.08%) .NET
6 3 (0.81%) Web Services
6 3 (0.81%) XML
6 3 (0.81%) XSD
6 3 (0.81%) WSDL
7 2 (0.54%) JSP
7 2 (0.54%) JMS
7 2 (0.54%) Java EE
8 1 (0.27%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (9.41%) Management Information System
3 27 (7.26%) PMI
4 16 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.42%) SCADA
6 8 (2.15%) PKI
7 5 (1.34%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.34%) Open Source
7 5 (1.34%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.81%) Biometrics
9 3 (0.81%) CESG
9 3 (0.81%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (0.81%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.81%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.54%) FMCG
11 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.45%) Linux
2 21 (5.65%) Windows
3 17 (4.57%) UNIX
4 6 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.34%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.54%) AIX
6 2 (0.54%) Solaris
6 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (54.84%) Information Security
2 84 (22.58%) Security Architecture
3 82 (22.04%) Penetration Testing
4 81 (21.77%) SIEM
5 78 (20.97%) Risk Management
6 58 (15.59%) Business Development
7 56 (15.05%) Data Protection
8 44 (11.83%) PRINCE2
9 42 (11.29%) Project Management
10 36 (9.68%) ITIL
11 34 (9.14%) Programme Management
12 28 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (7.53%) Information Assurance
13 27 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (7.26%) Ethical Hacking
14 25 (6.72%) Change Management
15 22 (5.91%) Security Management
15 22 (5.91%) ISMS
16 20 (5.38%) Reverse Engineering
16 20 (5.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.38%) Java
2 15 (4.03%) SQL
3 10 (2.69%) C
4 7 (1.88%) Python
4 7 (1.88%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.34%) Perl
6 4 (1.08%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.08%) Ruby
6 4 (1.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.81%) C++
8 1 (0.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 117 (31.45%) CISSP
2 100 (26.88%) Degree
3 67 (18.01%) CISM
4 59 (15.86%) CISA
5 31 (8.33%) CEH
6 30 (8.06%) PMI Certification
7 24 (6.45%) Security Cleared
8 23 (6.18%) GIAC
9 19 (5.11%) PCI QSA
10 15 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (3.76%) MCSE
12 11 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (2.69%) SC Cleared
14 8 (2.15%) CCNP
15 6 (1.61%) CCNA
15 6 (1.61%) PhD
16 5 (1.34%) CRISC
16 5 (1.34%) OSCP
16 5 (1.34%) EnCE
17 4 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (30.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 88 (23.66%) PCI DSS
3 15 (4.03%) COBIT
4 12 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (2.15%) QA
6 3 (0.81%) SLA
7 2 (0.54%) Basel II
7 2 (0.54%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.27%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.27%) BS7799
8 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.61%) Snort
3 5 (1.34%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.08%) Xen
4 4 (1.08%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.54%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.27%) XenApp
6 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.27%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.27%) Nessus
2 1 (0.27%) SCCM
2 1 (0.27%) SCOM
2 1 (0.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.27%) Ambari
Vendors
1 32 (8.60%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.38%) Oracle
3 18 (4.84%) Cisco
4 8 (2.15%) VMware
5 5 (1.34%) Sophos
6 4 (1.08%) Citrix
6 4 (1.08%) Adobe
7 3 (0.81%) HP
7 3 (0.81%) SAP
8 2 (0.54%) EMC
8 2 (0.54%) Apple
8 2 (0.54%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.27%) Symantec
9 1 (0.27%) Juniper
9 1 (0.27%) NetApp
9 1 (0.27%) Websense
9 1 (0.27%) Radware
9 1 (0.27%) IBM
9 1 (0.27%) Google
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40K to 56K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £95,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Via Resource
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Walters
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £160,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £54k per year + OTE + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago