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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 189 339 515
Rank change year-on-year
+150 +176
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 693 416 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.75% 0.93% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.06% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 564 315 113
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
35508 39229 43672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.66% 87.75% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 30774 32941 36259
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 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +46 81 £60,000 - 14
Twickenham - 3 £38,432 -
Hammersmith - 3 £25,000 -
Canary Wharf +4 2 £70,000 -9.67%
Paddington +1 2 £45,000 -21.73%
Bromley - 2 £65,000 -
Westminster - 2 £33,115 -
Harrow +4 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £117,500 -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 692 (50.99%) Information Security
2 466 (34.34%) CISSP
3 430 (31.69%) Finance
4 298 (21.96%) CISM
5 297 (21.89%) Degree
6 270 (19.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 264 (19.45%) Firewall
8 254 (18.72%) Penetration Testing
9 241 (17.76%) Security Cleared
10 222 (16.36%) Risk Management
11 209 (15.40%) SIEM
12 207 (15.25%) Windows
13 204 (15.03%) Management Information System
14 197 (14.52%) CISA
15 189 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
16 178 (13.12%) Linux
17 166 (12.23%) Security Architecture
18 158 (11.64%) Network Security
19 152 (11.20%) SC Cleared
20 151 (11.13%) PCI DSS
21 150 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
22 143 (10.54%) ITIL
23 133 (9.80%) Security Operations
24 125 (9.21%) Risk Assessment
25 123 (9.06%) Cisco
26 113 (8.33%) Active Directory
27 112 (8.25%) Python
27 112 (8.25%) SANS
28 108 (7.96%) Data Protection
29 104 (7.66%) Analytics

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 34 (2.51%) SharePoint
2 20 (1.47%) SAS
3 19 (1.40%) Apache Spark
4 18 (1.33%) Confluence
5 14 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (1.03%) MS Exchange
6 13 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (0.81%) Apache
8 10 (0.74%) WebLogic
9 8 (0.59%) IIS
10 7 (0.52%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.44%) Documentum
11 6 (0.44%) Jetty
11 6 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.44%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (0.37%) Oracle Spatial
13 4 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.22%) Apache Pig
15 2 (0.15%) uWSGI
Applications
1 30 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.74%) MS Office
3 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.074%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 80 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.47%) SaaS
4 13 (0.96%) Office 365
5 12 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (0.44%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.22%) IaaS
8 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.15%) PaaS
9 1 (0.074%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.074%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.074%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.074%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.074%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.074%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.074%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.074%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 264 (19.45%) Firewall
2 158 (11.64%) Network Security
3 85 (6.26%) LAN
3 85 (6.26%) WAN
4 61 (4.50%) VPN
5 60 (4.42%) Wireless
6 57 (4.20%) TCP/IP
7 55 (4.05%) SAN
8 50 (3.68%) Intrusion Detection
9 49 (3.61%) Internet
10 43 (3.17%) VoIP
11 32 (2.36%) DNS
12 29 (2.14%) NAS
13 19 (1.40%) SSL
14 17 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (1.25%) LDAP
14 17 (1.25%) Wireshark
15 13 (0.96%) HTTP
16 11 (0.81%) DHCP
17 9 (0.66%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (4.79%) Big Data
2 56 (4.13%) SQL Server
3 39 (2.87%) Hadoop
4 37 (2.73%) MySQL
5 26 (1.92%) MongoDB
6 24 (1.77%) Relational Database
7 22 (1.62%) NoSQL
8 17 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (1.11%) MariaDB
10 14 (1.03%) Apache Hive
11 13 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (0.81%) QlikView
13 10 (0.74%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
17 6 (0.44%) Oracle Database
17 6 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
17 6 (0.44%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 43 (3.17%) Metasploit
2 28 (2.06%) JIRA
3 26 (1.92%) Burp Suite
4 18 (1.33%) Jenkins
5 13 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.66%) Selenium
7 7 (0.52%) EasyMock
7 7 (0.52%) Hudson
7 7 (0.52%) JUnit
8 6 (0.44%) Ant
8 6 (0.44%) Apache Ivy
8 6 (0.44%) Cobertura
8 6 (0.44%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.44%) FindBugs
8 6 (0.44%) gulp
8 6 (0.44%) jMock
8 6 (0.44%) LoadRunner
8 6 (0.44%) Mockito
8 6 (0.44%) The Grinder
8 6 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 430 (31.69%) Finance
2 89 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 88 (6.48%) Legal
4 72 (5.31%) Banking
5 50 (3.68%) Law
6 33 (2.43%) Financial Institution
7 31 (2.28%) Marketing
8 30 (2.21%) Retail
9 18 (1.33%) Local Government
10 14 (1.03%) Advertising
11 9 (0.66%) Games
12 8 (0.59%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.59%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.59%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.52%) Publishing
14 4 (0.29%) Electronics
14 4 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.15%) Arabic Language
15 2 (0.15%) Military
15 2 (0.15%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 360 (26.53%) Consultant
2 326 (24.02%) Security Consultant
3 203 (14.96%) Analyst
4 155 (11.42%) Security Analyst
5 151 (11.13%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 150 (11.05%) Architect
7 132 (9.73%) Security Manager
8 118 (8.70%) Security Architect
9 87 (6.41%) Security Engineer
10 75 (5.53%) Information Security Consultant
11 72 (5.31%) Cybersecurity Manager
12 66 (4.86%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 63 (4.64%) Penetration Tester
13 63 (4.64%) Tester
14 58 (4.27%) Developer
15 51 (3.76%) Information Analyst
16 49 (3.61%) Security Specialist
17 47 (3.46%) Information Security Analyst
18 42 (3.10%) Risk Consultant
19 37 (2.73%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (3.46%) Web Services
2 34 (2.51%) .NET
3 28 (2.06%) HTML
4 25 (1.84%) Spring
5 20 (1.47%) CSS
6 18 (1.33%) REST
7 17 (1.25%) J2EE
7 17 (1.25%) Node.js
8 15 (1.11%) AngularJS
8 15 (1.11%) Java EE
8 15 (1.11%) Middleware
9 13 (0.96%) 802.1X
9 13 (0.96%) Ajax
9 13 (0.96%) Hibernate
10 11 (0.81%) CSS3
10 11 (0.81%) HTML5
10 11 (0.81%) jQuery
11 10 (0.74%) SOAP
11 10 (0.74%) XML
12 9 (0.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 204 (15.03%) Management Information System
2 150 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (6.93%) Computer Science
4 86 (6.34%) Cyberthreat
5 80 (5.90%) Cyber Attack
6 65 (4.79%) Mathematics
7 63 (4.64%) Security Operations Centre
8 61 (4.50%) Mobile App
9 56 (4.13%) CESG
10 48 (3.54%) Cybercrime
11 46 (3.39%) Data Centre
12 33 (2.43%) PKI
13 30 (2.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 26 (1.92%) Replication
15 23 (1.69%) Cryptography
16 22 (1.62%) CESG CLAS
16 22 (1.62%) Data Protection Act
17 20 (1.47%) Clustering
18 18 (1.33%) Online Banking
18 18 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 207 (15.25%) Windows
2 178 (13.12%) Linux
3 69 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 49 (3.61%) Unix
5 28 (2.06%) Mac OS X
6 26 (1.92%) Android
6 26 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (1.47%) Apple iOS
8 18 (1.33%) Ubuntu
8 18 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (0.88%) Kali Linux
12 10 (0.74%) Windows 10
13 8 (0.59%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.59%) Windows Phone
14 6 (0.44%) AIX
14 6 (0.44%) FreeBSD
14 6 (0.44%) Solaris
14 6 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 692 (50.99%) Information Security
2 254 (18.72%) Penetration Testing
3 222 (16.36%) Risk Management
4 209 (15.40%) SIEM
5 189 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
6 166 (12.23%) Security Architecture
7 143 (10.54%) ITIL
8 133 (9.80%) Security Operations
9 125 (9.21%) Risk Assessment
10 108 (7.96%) Data Protection
11 104 (7.66%) Analytics
12 103 (7.59%) Information Assurance
13 93 (6.85%) Vulnerability Management
14 91 (6.71%) Business Development
15 81 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
16 76 (5.60%) Security Management
17 70 (5.16%) Mentoring
18 67 (4.94%) Presales
19 65 (4.79%) Security Testing
20 64 (4.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 112 (8.25%) Python
2 99 (7.30%) SQL
3 96 (7.07%) Java
4 74 (5.45%) PowerShell
5 69 (5.08%) C
6 63 (4.64%) C++
7 55 (4.05%) C#
8 46 (3.39%) JavaScript
9 41 (3.02%) Ruby
10 37 (2.73%) Bash Shell
11 31 (2.28%) Perl
12 20 (1.47%) PHP
13 11 (0.81%) R
14 9 (0.66%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.52%) VBScript
16 6 (0.44%) Groovy
16 6 (0.44%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.37%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.37%) VB
18 4 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 466 (34.34%) CISSP
2 298 (21.96%) CISM
3 297 (21.89%) Degree
4 241 (17.76%) Security Cleared
5 197 (14.52%) CISA
6 152 (11.20%) SC Cleared
7 112 (8.25%) SANS
8 97 (7.15%) CESG Certified Professional
9 85 (6.26%) CREST Certified
10 80 (5.90%) GIAC
11 77 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
12 71 (5.23%) CRISC
13 69 (5.08%) DV Cleared
14 65 (4.79%) CLAS
15 57 (4.20%) CEH
16 51 (3.76%) GCIH
17 36 (2.65%) CCNP
18 30 (2.21%) CHECK Team Leader
19 29 (2.14%) GCIA
20 27 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 270 (19.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 151 (11.13%) PCI DSS
3 59 (4.35%) COBIT
4 31 (2.28%) QA
5 27 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 23 (1.69%) SLA
7 14 (1.03%) ISO27002
8 13 (0.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 11 (0.81%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.52%) ISO 9001
11 6 (0.44%) ISO22301
12 3 (0.22%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.22%) RMADS
13 2 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
13 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.15%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.15%) PMBOK
14 1 (0.074%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 113 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 49 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.84%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.33%) vSphere
5 16 (1.18%) NFS
6 15 (1.11%) Snort
7 11 (0.81%) XenApp
8 5 (0.37%) Oracle Clusterware
8 5 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.29%) Firmware
9 4 (0.29%) RACF
9 4 (0.29%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.15%) vCloud
12 1 (0.074%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.074%) Docker
12 1 (0.074%) KVM
12 1 (0.074%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.074%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 55 (4.05%) Nessus
2 32 (2.36%) Nmap
3 23 (1.69%) EnCase
4 20 (1.47%) Puppet
5 19 (1.40%) Ansible
6 18 (1.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 17 (1.25%) QRadar
8 10 (0.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 10 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.59%) SCCM
10 6 (0.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 6 (0.44%) MOM
11 5 (0.37%) Data Guard
11 5 (0.37%) Oracle Flashback
11 5 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (0.29%) FTK
12 4 (0.29%) Nexpose
12 4 (0.29%) Proventia
12 4 (0.29%) SCOM
12 4 (0.29%) zSecure
Vendors
1 123 (9.06%) Cisco
2 103 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 83 (6.12%) VMware
4 51 (3.76%) Oracle
5 40 (2.95%) CheckPoint
6 35 (2.58%) Juniper
7 32 (2.36%) Fortinet
8 31 (2.28%) SolarWinds
9 30 (2.21%) HP
9 30 (2.21%) NetApp
10 27 (1.99%) Google
11 25 (1.84%) Citrix
12 24 (1.77%) Palo Alto
13 23 (1.69%) Meraki
14 21 (1.55%) Splunk
15 20 (1.47%) Red Hat
16 19 (1.40%) Intel Security
17 17 (1.25%) SAP
18 15 (1.11%) F5
18 15 (1.11%) Symantec
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonuses & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- 85,000
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
TFL
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- £59,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CSC
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
CSC
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
CSC
Salary: + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + car allowance + shares + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago