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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 433 548 569
Rank change year-on-year
+115 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 185 65 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 149 53 45
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,200 £52,300
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,900 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
34564 35451 36987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.30% 83.91% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29092 28666 31376
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +20 41 £72,500 +72.61% 13
Sidcup - 3 £48,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £75,000 -
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 234 (61.74%) Information Security
2 110 (29.02%) Finance
3 105 (27.70%) CISSP
4 81 (21.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 69 (18.21%) Risk Management
6 66 (17.41%) Firewall
6 66 (17.41%) Security Architecture
7 64 (16.89%) CISM
8 61 (16.09%) Penetration Testing
9 60 (15.83%) PCI DSS
10 55 (14.51%) Management Information System
11 54 (14.25%) Degree
12 51 (13.46%) CISA
13 43 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
14 41 (10.82%) Security Management
15 39 (10.29%) SIEM
16 37 (9.76%) Network Security
16 37 (9.76%) Banking
17 36 (9.50%) ITIL
17 36 (9.50%) Business Development
18 34 (8.97%) Information Assurance
18 34 (8.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 34 (8.97%) TCP/IP
19 33 (8.71%) Windows
19 33 (8.71%) Security Cleared
20 31 (8.18%) Microsoft
21 30 (7.92%) Linux
21 30 (7.92%) Change Management
22 26 (6.86%) Cisco
22 26 (6.86%) Business Continuity

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (1.32%) IIS
2 4 (1.06%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.53%) JBoss
3 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.53%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.26%) Lync
4 1 (0.26%) Node.js
4 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.26%) SAS
4 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.26%) Apache
4 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (3.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.53%) MS Project
2 2 (0.53%) MS Office
2 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (1.32%) assyst
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.11%) IaaS
1 8 (2.11%) SaaS
1 8 (2.11%) PaaS
2 7 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (17.41%) Firewall
2 37 (9.76%) Network Security
3 34 (8.97%) TCP/IP
4 13 (3.43%) DNS
5 10 (2.64%) Internet
6 7 (1.85%) VPN
6 7 (1.85%) DHCP
7 6 (1.58%) LDAP
7 6 (1.58%) SAN
7 6 (1.58%) SSH
8 5 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (1.32%) Wireless
8 5 (1.32%) Intranet
8 5 (1.32%) Kerberos
8 5 (1.32%) SNMP
9 4 (1.06%) LAN
9 4 (1.06%) HTTP
9 4 (1.06%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.79%) NAS
10 3 (0.79%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.58%) Big Data
2 5 (1.32%) Hadoop
2 5 (1.32%) MySQL
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.79%) TKPROF
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.53%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.53%) OLTP
6 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (1.85%) JIRA
2 6 (1.58%) GDB
3 5 (1.32%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.06%) Maven
4 4 (1.06%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.79%) YourKit
5 3 (0.79%) Subversion
5 3 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.53%) NetBeans
General
1 110 (29.02%) Finance
2 37 (9.76%) Banking
3 21 (5.54%) Legal
4 20 (5.28%) Retail
5 18 (4.75%) Telecoms
6 16 (4.22%) Marketing
7 12 (3.17%) Law
8 7 (1.85%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.58%) Advertising
10 4 (1.06%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.79%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.53%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.53%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.53%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.26%) French Language
13 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.26%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 86 (22.69%) Consultant
2 59 (15.57%) Security Consultant
3 50 (13.19%) Analyst
4 45 (11.87%) Security Manager
5 43 (11.35%) Architect
6 30 (7.92%) Security Architect
6 30 (7.92%) Security Analyst
7 27 (7.12%) Tester
8 23 (6.07%) Head of Security
9 22 (5.80%) Security Officer
10 19 (5.01%) Cyber Security Consultant
10 19 (5.01%) Information Security Officer
11 16 (4.22%) Solutions Architect
12 15 (3.96%) Information Security Manager
12 15 (3.96%) Information Manager
13 14 (3.69%) Security Specialist
13 14 (3.69%) Penetration Tester
13 14 (3.69%) Information Security Consultant
13 14 (3.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
14 13 (3.43%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.37%) HTML
2 7 (1.85%) J2EE
3 6 (1.58%) CSS
3 6 (1.58%) SOAP
3 6 (1.58%) REST
4 5 (1.32%) .NET
5 4 (1.06%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.06%) Spring
6 3 (0.79%) Spring Integration
6 3 (0.79%) jQuery
6 3 (0.79%) Spring MVC
6 3 (0.79%) Ajax
6 3 (0.79%) Lucene
7 2 (0.53%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.26%) XACML
8 1 (0.26%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.26%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.26%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.26%) Middleware
8 1 (0.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (14.51%) Management Information System
2 43 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.22%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.69%) PKI
5 13 (3.43%) Open Source
6 10 (2.64%) Freedom of Information Act
6 10 (2.64%) Freedom of Information
7 9 (2.37%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (1.85%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.58%) SCADA
9 6 (1.58%) Social Media
9 6 (1.58%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.32%) Video on Demand
10 5 (1.32%) iDTV
11 4 (1.06%) PMI
11 4 (1.06%) FMCG
11 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.79%) CESG
13 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.71%) Windows
2 30 (7.92%) Linux
3 20 (5.28%) UNIX
4 8 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.79%) AIX
7 3 (0.79%) Solaris
8 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (61.74%) Information Security
2 69 (18.21%) Risk Management
3 66 (17.41%) Security Architecture
4 61 (16.09%) Penetration Testing
5 41 (10.82%) Security Management
6 39 (10.29%) SIEM
7 36 (9.50%) ITIL
7 36 (9.50%) Business Development
8 34 (8.97%) Information Assurance
9 30 (7.92%) Change Management
10 26 (6.86%) Business Continuity
10 26 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (6.86%) ISMS
10 26 (6.86%) Data Protection
11 25 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (6.33%) Project Management
12 24 (6.33%) Vulnerability Management
13 23 (6.07%) Reverse Engineering
13 23 (6.07%) Information Security Management
14 22 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 22 (5.80%) Java
2 21 (5.54%) SQL
3 7 (1.85%) Bash Shell
3 7 (1.85%) C
3 7 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.06%) Python
4 4 (1.06%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.53%) PHP
5 2 (0.53%) C++
6 1 (0.26%) Scala
6 1 (0.26%) C#
6 1 (0.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 105 (27.70%) CISSP
2 64 (16.89%) CISM
3 54 (14.25%) Degree
4 51 (13.46%) CISA
5 33 (8.71%) Security Cleared
6 21 (5.54%) CRISC
7 19 (5.01%) SC Cleared
8 17 (4.49%) PCI QSA
8 17 (4.49%) CEH
9 16 (4.22%) GIAC
10 10 (2.64%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (2.37%) MCSE
12 8 (2.11%) PMI Certification
12 8 (2.11%) CCNA
12 8 (2.11%) GCIA
13 7 (1.85%) DV Cleared
14 5 (1.32%) OSCP
14 5 (1.32%) SSCP
14 5 (1.32%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (21.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 60 (15.83%) PCI DSS
3 34 (8.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 24 (6.33%) COBIT
5 16 (4.22%) QA
6 7 (1.85%) BS7799
6 7 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (1.32%) HIPAA
7 5 (1.32%) Basel II
8 2 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.58%) Xen
2 6 (1.58%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.32%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.06%) vSphere
5 3 (0.79%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.53%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.26%) XenApp
7 1 (0.26%) XenServer
7 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (1.85%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.26%) SCOM
3 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (8.18%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.86%) Cisco
3 17 (4.49%) Oracle
4 14 (3.69%) VMware
5 9 (2.37%) SAP
6 8 (2.11%) BT
7 6 (1.58%) HP
7 6 (1.58%) Juniper
7 6 (1.58%) Citrix
8 5 (1.32%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.06%) Sophos
10 3 (0.79%) Websense
10 3 (0.79%) EMC
10 3 (0.79%) IBM
11 2 (0.53%) Apple
11 2 (0.53%) NetApp
11 2 (0.53%) Radware
11 2 (0.53%) Symantec
11 2 (0.53%) McAfee
11 2 (0.53%) Blue Coat
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Harris Global
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum (Neg.) + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £47000 - £52500 per annum
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London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Circa £100K total package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum + Circa £150K total package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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