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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 160 331 520
Rank change year-on-year
+171 +189
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 800 380 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.04% 0.88% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 0.99% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 700 320 117
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
35199 38278 40360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.84% 88.26% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30501 32260 33268
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +92 112 £60,000 +4.34% 15
Canary Wharf - 5 £60,000 -
Harrow - 3 - -
Twickenham - 3 £38,432 - 1
Paddington - 3 £45,000 -
Bromley - 1 £60,000 -
West Drayton - 1 - -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 739 (50.44%) Information Security
2 535 (36.52%) CISSP
3 450 (30.72%) Finance
4 345 (23.55%) CISM
5 315 (21.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 309 (21.09%) Penetration Testing
7 288 (19.66%) Firewall
8 274 (18.70%) Degree
9 264 (18.02%) SIEM
10 248 (16.93%) Risk Management
11 245 (16.72%) Windows
12 234 (15.97%) CISA
13 216 (14.74%) Security Cleared
14 200 (13.65%) Agile Software Development
15 198 (13.52%) Management Information System
16 187 (12.76%) PCI DSS
17 186 (12.70%) Linux
18 176 (12.01%) Security Architecture
19 171 (11.67%) Network Security
20 164 (11.19%) Security Operations
21 147 (10.03%) ITIL
22 141 (9.62%) SC Cleared
23 134 (9.15%) Python
24 127 (8.67%) Vulnerability Management
25 126 (8.60%) Data Protection
25 126 (8.60%) Cisco
26 124 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
27 121 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
28 115 (7.85%) SANS
29 113 (7.71%) Business Development

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 43 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 20 (1.37%) IIS
3 18 (1.23%) SAS
4 17 (1.16%) Apache Spark
5 15 (1.02%) MS Exchange
6 13 (0.89%) Apache
6 13 (0.89%) Confluence
7 12 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.48%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.48%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.41%) Documentum
11 6 (0.41%) Jetty
11 6 (0.41%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (0.34%) Oracle Spatial
13 3 (0.20%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 40 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.89%) MS Office
3 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.14%) MS Project
3 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.068%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.068%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 73 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (2.18%) SaaS
4 18 (1.23%) Office 365
5 9 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (0.34%) IaaS
7 4 (0.27%) PaaS
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.14%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.14%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.068%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.068%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.068%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.068%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 288 (19.66%) Firewall
2 171 (11.67%) Network Security
3 86 (5.87%) LAN
4 75 (5.12%) TCP/IP
5 74 (5.05%) WAN
6 66 (4.51%) Intrusion Detection
7 63 (4.30%) Internet
8 62 (4.23%) Wireless
9 55 (3.75%) VPN
10 38 (2.59%) DNS
10 38 (2.59%) SAN
11 32 (2.18%) VoIP
12 25 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (1.37%) NAS
14 17 (1.16%) LDAP
14 17 (1.16%) VLAN
15 16 (1.09%) SSL
16 15 (1.02%) DHCP
17 9 (0.61%) HTTP
18 8 (0.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (4.23%) Big Data
2 49 (3.34%) SQL Server
3 35 (2.39%) Hadoop
4 30 (2.05%) MySQL
5 24 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 21 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 17 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (0.89%) Relational Database
9 12 (0.82%) MariaDB
10 11 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (0.75%) Apache Hive
10 11 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (0.68%) QlikView
12 8 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.41%) Oracle Database
14 6 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (0.34%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 42 (2.87%) Metasploit
2 31 (2.12%) Burp Suite
3 22 (1.50%) JIRA
4 14 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 9 (0.61%) Git (software)
6 7 (0.48%) Ant
6 7 (0.48%) EasyMock
6 7 (0.48%) gulp
6 7 (0.48%) JUnit
6 7 (0.48%) Selenium
7 6 (0.41%) Apache Ivy
7 6 (0.41%) Checkstyle
7 6 (0.41%) Cobertura
7 6 (0.41%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.41%) FindBugs
7 6 (0.41%) Hudson
7 6 (0.41%) jMock
7 6 (0.41%) LoadRunner
7 6 (0.41%) Maven
7 6 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 450 (30.72%) Finance
2 108 (7.37%) Banking
3 76 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 71 (4.85%) Legal
5 38 (2.59%) Retail
6 35 (2.39%) Marketing
7 28 (1.91%) Financial Institution
8 26 (1.77%) Law
9 19 (1.30%) Investment Banking
10 13 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (0.82%) Games
12 11 (0.75%) Advertising
12 11 (0.75%) Local Government
13 10 (0.68%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.48%) Publishing
15 4 (0.27%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.27%) Electronics
16 3 (0.20%) Arabic Language
16 3 (0.20%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.20%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 375 (25.60%) Consultant
2 320 (21.84%) Security Consultant
3 251 (17.13%) Analyst
4 198 (13.52%) Security Analyst
5 190 (12.97%) Security Manager
6 130 (8.87%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 117 (7.99%) Architect
8 115 (7.85%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 88 (6.01%) Security Architect
10 85 (5.80%) Information Security Consultant
11 78 (5.32%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 72 (4.91%) Penetration Tester
12 72 (4.91%) Tester
13 71 (4.85%) Security Engineer
14 64 (4.37%) Security Specialist
15 62 (4.23%) IT Analyst
16 60 (4.10%) IT Security Analyst
17 53 (3.62%) Senior Consultant
18 50 (3.41%) Information Security Manager
19 49 (3.34%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (2.53%) .NET
2 34 (2.32%) Web Services
3 19 (1.30%) Middleware
4 16 (1.09%) HTML
4 16 (1.09%) Node.js
5 15 (1.02%) 802.1X
6 13 (0.89%) REST
7 12 (0.82%) CSS
7 12 (0.82%) J2EE
8 11 (0.75%) Ajax
8 11 (0.75%) Spring
9 10 (0.68%) Backbone.js
9 10 (0.68%) Hibernate
10 9 (0.61%) AngularJS
10 9 (0.61%) JSON
11 8 (0.55%) SAML
12 7 (0.48%) Java EE
12 7 (0.48%) JSF
12 7 (0.48%) LAMP
13 6 (0.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 198 (13.52%) Management Information System
2 121 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 91 (6.21%) Cyber Attack
4 89 (6.08%) Computer Science
5 83 (5.67%) Cyberthreat
6 81 (5.53%) Security Operations Centre
7 77 (5.26%) Mobile App
8 47 (3.21%) Data Centre
9 46 (3.14%) CESG
10 42 (2.87%) Data Protection Act
11 38 (2.59%) Cybercrime
12 36 (2.46%) Mathematics
13 31 (2.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 29 (1.98%) Client/Server
15 25 (1.71%) PKI
16 24 (1.64%) Cryptography
17 23 (1.57%) Replication
18 22 (1.50%) Online Banking
19 18 (1.23%) Fintech
20 17 (1.16%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 245 (16.72%) Windows
2 186 (12.70%) Linux
3 68 (4.64%) Windows Server
4 60 (4.10%) Unix
5 53 (3.62%) Mac OS X
6 36 (2.46%) Apple iOS
7 21 (1.43%) Android
8 18 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (0.96%) Kali Linux
9 14 (0.96%) Ubuntu
10 13 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (0.75%) Windows 10
12 10 (0.68%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.48%) CentOS
14 7 (0.48%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.41%) AIX
16 5 (0.34%) webOS
16 5 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 739 (50.44%) Information Security
2 309 (21.09%) Penetration Testing
3 264 (18.02%) SIEM
4 248 (16.93%) Risk Management
5 200 (13.65%) Agile Software Development
6 176 (12.01%) Security Architecture
7 164 (11.19%) Security Operations
8 147 (10.03%) ITIL
9 127 (8.67%) Vulnerability Management
10 126 (8.60%) Data Protection
11 124 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 113 (7.71%) Business Development
13 111 (7.58%) Analytics
14 109 (7.44%) Risk Assessment
15 86 (5.87%) Project Management
16 80 (5.46%) Presales
17 78 (5.32%) Identity Access Management
17 78 (5.32%) Malware Analysis
18 77 (5.26%) Mentoring
19 75 (5.12%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 134 (9.15%) Python
2 90 (6.14%) SQL
3 81 (5.53%) C
3 81 (5.53%) Java
4 77 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 52 (3.55%) C++
6 49 (3.34%) C#
7 35 (2.39%) JavaScript
8 33 (2.25%) Ruby
9 28 (1.91%) Perl
9 28 (1.91%) PHP
10 25 (1.71%) Bash Shell
11 13 (0.89%) VB.NET
12 12 (0.82%) R
13 7 (0.48%) T-SQL
13 7 (0.48%) VB
13 7 (0.48%) VBScript
14 6 (0.41%) Groovy
14 6 (0.41%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.34%) Scala
Qualifications
1 535 (36.52%) CISSP
2 345 (23.55%) CISM
3 274 (18.70%) Degree
4 234 (15.97%) CISA
5 216 (14.74%) Security Cleared
6 141 (9.62%) SC Cleared
7 115 (7.85%) SANS
8 109 (7.44%) CREST Certified
9 84 (5.73%) GIAC
10 74 (5.05%) CRISC
11 73 (4.98%) Cisco Certification
12 72 (4.91%) CEH
13 70 (4.78%) CESG Certified Professional
14 57 (3.89%) DV Cleared
15 55 (3.75%) GCIH
16 51 (3.48%) CLAS
17 41 (2.80%) GCIA
18 39 (2.66%) CCNP
19 34 (2.32%) CHECK Team Leader
20 25 (1.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 315 (21.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 187 (12.76%) PCI DSS
3 63 (4.30%) COBIT
4 35 (2.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 29 (1.98%) SLA
6 17 (1.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 15 (1.02%) QA
8 13 (0.89%) ISO27002
9 12 (0.82%) ISO22301
10 9 (0.61%) Data Quality
11 8 (0.55%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.20%) BS25999
12 3 (0.20%) RMADS
13 2 (0.14%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.068%) Government Security Classifications
14 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 1 (0.068%) PA-DSS
14 1 (0.068%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 112 (7.65%) Active Directory
2 43 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.75%) NFS
4 11 (0.75%) vSphere
5 10 (0.68%) Snort
6 7 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.48%) XenApp
7 5 (0.34%) Oracle Clusterware
7 5 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.27%) HDFS
8 4 (0.27%) RACF
8 4 (0.27%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.14%) Docker
10 2 (0.14%) vCloud
10 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.068%) Samba
11 1 (0.068%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 57 (3.89%) Nessus
2 24 (1.64%) Nmap
3 21 (1.43%) EnCase
4 19 (1.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 18 (1.23%) Puppet
6 17 (1.16%) Ansible
6 17 (1.16%) QRadar
7 13 (0.89%) SCCM
8 9 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (0.48%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 7 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 6 (0.41%) MOM
10 6 (0.41%) Nexpose
10 6 (0.41%) Proventia
11 5 (0.34%) Data Guard
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle Flashback
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (0.27%) WSUS
12 4 (0.27%) zSecure
Vendors
1 126 (8.60%) Cisco
2 94 (6.42%) Microsoft
3 68 (4.64%) VMware
4 43 (2.94%) Oracle
5 39 (2.66%) Intel Security
6 33 (2.25%) Splunk
7 32 (2.18%) CheckPoint
7 32 (2.18%) Fortinet
8 29 (1.98%) Juniper
9 27 (1.84%) FireEye
9 27 (1.84%) Qualys
10 24 (1.64%) Citrix
10 24 (1.64%) HP
11 23 (1.57%) Apple
12 22 (1.50%) Palo Alto
13 20 (1.37%) NetApp
14 19 (1.30%) SolarWinds
15 18 (1.23%) ArcSight
16 17 (1.16%) Google
17 16 (1.09%) Symantec
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £61000 per annum + Great pension, flex hours, T&D, Medical
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £27000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Car Allowence & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50K-60K + 40K commission + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £130000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 80K-85K + 70k-75k Coms + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £85,000 + 17% Flex Fund
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £43000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Tech
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000
Posted: 4 days ago