The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 324 364 348
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 119 71 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.43% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 88 34 89
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17518 16554 17757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.86% 78.16% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13531 13520 15042
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,500
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 the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the South East region.

Cyber Security Salary Trend in the South East

Cyber Security
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in the South East

Cyber Security
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Hampshire +29 66 £65,000 +15.55% 3
Berkshire -3 24 £80,000 +45.45% 3
Surrey -3 18 £52,500 +5.00% 25
Buckinghamshire +14 9 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £50,000 -
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 106 (39.55%) Security Cleared
2 81 (30.22%) SC Cleared
3 72 (26.87%) Java
4 70 (26.12%) Linux
5 69 (25.75%) Information Security
6 63 (23.51%) SIEM
7 58 (21.64%) Finance
8 52 (19.40%) DV Cleared
9 51 (19.03%) Hadoop
10 41 (15.30%) Degree
11 40 (14.93%) Spring
12 39 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (14.18%) GCIA
13 38 (14.18%) Analytics
14 35 (13.06%) HTML
14 35 (13.06%) HTTP
15 34 (12.69%) Big Data
16 33 (12.31%) SQL
16 33 (12.31%) Sourcefire
17 32 (11.94%) Wireshark
17 32 (11.94%) Hibernate
17 32 (11.94%) Windows
18 31 (11.57%) Oracle
18 31 (11.57%) Telecoms
19 30 (11.19%) MySQL
20 28 (10.45%) JavaScript
20 28 (10.45%) CSS
20 28 (10.45%) MVC
20 28 (10.45%) SAN
20 28 (10.45%) GCIH

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 6 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.87%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) MS Project
2 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (13.06%) HTTP
2 32 (11.94%) Wireshark
3 28 (10.45%) SAN
4 27 (10.07%) tcpdump
5 24 (8.96%) Internet
6 18 (6.72%) Network Security
7 17 (6.34%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (4.85%) Firewall
9 12 (4.48%) LAN
9 12 (4.48%) WAN
10 11 (4.10%) TCP/IP
11 7 (2.61%) SSL
12 5 (1.87%) DNS
13 4 (1.49%) Wireless
13 4 (1.49%) VPN
13 4 (1.49%) FTP
13 4 (1.49%) LDAP
13 4 (1.49%) SMTP
14 3 (1.12%) SSH
14 3 (1.12%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (19.03%) Hadoop
2 34 (12.69%) Big Data
3 30 (11.19%) MySQL
4 15 (5.60%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (0.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (9.33%) YourKit
2 24 (8.96%) Eclipse
2 24 (8.96%) Maven
3 4 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.75%) GDB
4 2 (0.75%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 58 (21.64%) Finance
2 31 (11.57%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.73%) Financial Institution
4 8 (2.99%) Aerospace
5 7 (2.61%) Legal
6 6 (2.24%) Military
7 5 (1.87%) Electronics
8 4 (1.49%) Marketing
9 3 (1.12%) Law
10 1 (0.37%) Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Retail
10 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (21.64%) Developer
2 55 (20.52%) Analyst
3 43 (16.04%) Consultant
4 42 (15.67%) Java Developer
5 39 (14.55%) Security Analyst
6 37 (13.81%) Security Consultant
7 28 (10.45%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 24 (8.96%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 24 (8.96%) Architect
9 20 (7.46%) Security Architect
10 13 (4.85%) Security Manager
10 13 (4.85%) Security Engineer
11 12 (4.48%) Security Specialist
12 11 (4.10%) Programme Manager
13 10 (3.73%) Head of Security
14 8 (2.99%) Software Engineer
15 7 (2.61%) Network Analyst
16 4 (1.49%) Android Developer
16 4 (1.49%) Enterprise Security Architect
16 4 (1.49%) Cyber Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.93%) Spring
2 35 (13.06%) HTML
3 32 (11.94%) Hibernate
4 28 (10.45%) CSS
5 27 (10.07%) Spring Integration
5 27 (10.07%) Lucene
5 27 (10.07%) Spring MVC
5 27 (10.07%) jQuery
6 14 (5.22%) Web Services
7 13 (4.85%) Swing
7 13 (4.85%) Kafka
8 12 (4.48%) J2EE
8 12 (4.48%) XML
8 12 (4.48%) XSD
8 12 (4.48%) JDBC
9 11 (4.10%) J2SE
10 9 (3.36%) REST
10 9 (3.36%) WSDL
10 9 (3.36%) SOAP
11 8 (2.99%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.22%) Mathematics
4 13 (4.85%) Physics
5 10 (3.73%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.73%) Open Source
6 9 (3.36%) Statistics
7 7 (2.61%) Device Driver
8 6 (2.24%) RMADS
9 5 (1.87%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.87%) Cryptography
9 5 (1.87%) CESG
10 4 (1.49%) SCADA
10 4 (1.49%) PKI
11 3 (1.12%) Kindle
12 2 (0.75%) CESG CLAS
13 1 (0.37%) CMDB
13 1 (0.37%) Smartcard
13 1 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.12%) Linux
2 32 (11.94%) Windows
3 10 (3.73%) UNIX
4 8 (2.99%) Solaris
5 4 (1.49%) Android
5 4 (1.49%) AIX
6 2 (0.75%) CentOS
7 1 (0.37%) SUSE
7 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (25.75%) Information Security
2 63 (23.51%) SIEM
3 39 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (14.18%) Analytics
5 28 (10.45%) MVC
6 27 (10.07%) Multithreading
7 26 (9.70%) ITIL
7 26 (9.70%) Security Architecture
7 26 (9.70%) Performance Tuning
8 24 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (7.46%) Information Assurance
10 17 (6.34%) Ethical Hacking
11 16 (5.97%) Software Engineering
12 13 (4.85%) Change Management
12 13 (4.85%) Reverse Engineering
13 12 (4.48%) Mentoring
14 10 (3.73%) Penetration Testing
15 9 (3.36%) Change Control
15 9 (3.36%) Static Code Analysis
15 9 (3.36%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 72 (26.87%) Java
2 33 (12.31%) SQL
3 28 (10.45%) JavaScript
4 23 (8.58%) C
5 19 (7.09%) Python
6 17 (6.34%) C#
7 16 (5.97%) C++
8 13 (4.85%) Perl
9 9 (3.36%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.49%) Ruby
11 3 (1.12%) PHP
11 3 (1.12%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.37%) VBScript
12 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 106 (39.55%) Security Cleared
2 81 (30.22%) SC Cleared
3 52 (19.40%) DV Cleared
4 41 (15.30%) Degree
5 38 (14.18%) GCIA
6 28 (10.45%) GCIH
7 18 (6.72%) CISSP
8 12 (4.48%) GIAC
9 8 (2.99%) CISM
10 6 (2.24%) PhD
11 4 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.49%) HND
11 4 (1.49%) CEH
12 3 (1.12%) ISTQB
12 3 (1.12%) SSCP
12 3 (1.12%) ISEB
13 2 (0.75%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.75%) CISA
13 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.46%) PCI DSS
2 17 (6.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.73%) COBIT
4 6 (2.24%) SLA
5 5 (1.87%) COSO
6 3 (1.12%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.75%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.37%) QA
8 1 (0.37%) GPG13
System Software
1 17 (6.34%) Snort
2 4 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.12%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.24%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.12%) Ambari
2 3 (1.12%) Puppet
3 2 (0.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 33 (12.31%) Sourcefire
2 31 (11.57%) Oracle
3 20 (7.46%) LogRhythm
4 10 (3.73%) Symantec
4 10 (3.73%) McAfee
5 9 (3.36%) Wind River
5 9 (3.36%) Coverity
6 7 (2.61%) Cisco
7 6 (2.24%) HP
7 6 (2.24%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.87%) Varonis
9 4 (1.49%) Sony
9 4 (1.49%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.49%) Apple
9 4 (1.49%) JBoss
9 4 (1.49%) VMware
9 4 (1.49%) Google
10 3 (1.12%) Huawei
10 3 (1.12%) Tripwire
10 3 (1.12%) CheckPoint
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £90,000 per annum
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum plus outstanding package
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £20K OTE + Car + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Plus Bonus, Car Allowance & Benefi
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Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £45k - £60k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £45000 - £85000 Per Annum Bonus, car scheme, health insuranc
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Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
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set2recruit
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Guildford, Surrey
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Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
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