The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 331 368 363
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 118 71 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.43% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 93 27 70
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17483 16358 17452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.71% 74.64% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13669 13271 14808
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Cyber Security
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +20 49 £45,000 - 10
Surrey +9 41 £50,000 - 10
Berkshire -5 14 £57,500 +4.54% 5
Buckinghamshire -4 7 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £40,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £50,000 -
Kent - 1 £48,500 -
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 113 (44.31%) Security Cleared
2 85 (33.33%) Java
3 82 (32.16%) SC Cleared
4 69 (27.06%) Linux
5 57 (22.35%) Information Security
6 55 (21.57%) Finance
7 53 (20.78%) DV Cleared
7 53 (20.78%) SIEM
8 51 (20.00%) Degree
9 46 (18.04%) Telecoms
9 46 (18.04%) Hadoop
10 42 (16.47%) Windows
11 39 (15.29%) Spring
12 36 (14.12%) C
13 35 (13.73%) HTML
14 33 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (12.55%) HTTP
16 31 (12.16%) Internet
16 31 (12.16%) Hibernate
17 30 (11.76%) GCIA
18 29 (11.37%) C++
19 28 (10.98%) SQL
19 28 (10.98%) Oracle
20 27 (10.59%) MySQL
20 27 (10.59%) Python
20 27 (10.59%) Sourcefire
20 27 (10.59%) Big Data
20 27 (10.59%) Analytics
21 26 (10.20%) C#
22 25 (9.80%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (2.35%) SharePoint
1 6 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.78%) Apache
3 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.39%) CMS
3 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.78%) MS Project
2 2 (0.78%) MS Office
2 2 (0.78%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.55%) HTTP
2 31 (12.16%) Internet
3 25 (9.80%) SAN
4 24 (9.41%) Wireshark
5 19 (7.45%) tcpdump
6 18 (7.06%) Network Security
7 17 (6.67%) Firewall
8 15 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (3.53%) LAN
9 9 (3.53%) WAN
10 8 (3.14%) TCP/IP
11 6 (2.35%) SSL
12 5 (1.96%) DNS
13 4 (1.57%) LDAP
13 4 (1.57%) FTP
13 4 (1.57%) VPN
13 4 (1.57%) SMTP
14 3 (1.18%) SSH
14 3 (1.18%) DMZ
15 2 (0.78%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.04%) Hadoop
2 27 (10.59%) MySQL
2 27 (10.59%) Big Data
3 14 (5.49%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (0.78%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (8.63%) YourKit
2 21 (8.24%) Eclipse
2 21 (8.24%) Maven
3 3 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.78%) JIRA
4 2 (0.78%) WinDbg
4 2 (0.78%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.78%) GDB
General
1 55 (21.57%) Finance
2 46 (18.04%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.92%) Financial Institution
4 9 (3.53%) Aerospace
5 6 (2.35%) Electronics
5 6 (2.35%) Military
6 4 (1.57%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.18%) Law
7 3 (1.18%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (26.27%) Developer
2 48 (18.82%) Consultant
3 46 (18.04%) Security Consultant
3 46 (18.04%) Analyst
4 41 (16.08%) Java Developer
5 40 (15.69%) Security Analyst
6 29 (11.37%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 27 (10.59%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 24 (9.41%) Architect
9 20 (7.84%) Security Architect
10 17 (6.67%) Security Manager
10 17 (6.67%) Security Engineer
11 13 (5.10%) Software Developer
12 11 (4.31%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.14%) Head of Security
14 7 (2.75%) Security Specialist
15 5 (1.96%) Incident Analyst
15 5 (1.96%) Principal Architect
15 5 (1.96%) Graduate
15 5 (1.96%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (15.29%) Spring
2 35 (13.73%) HTML
3 31 (12.16%) Hibernate
4 25 (9.80%) CSS
5 24 (9.41%) jQuery
5 24 (9.41%) Spring Integration
5 24 (9.41%) Spring MVC
5 24 (9.41%) Lucene
6 14 (5.49%) J2EE
6 14 (5.49%) Web Services
6 14 (5.49%) Swing
7 13 (5.10%) Kafka
7 13 (5.10%) J2SE
8 12 (4.71%) XML
8 12 (4.71%) XSD
8 12 (4.71%) JDBC
8 12 (4.71%) .NET
9 10 (3.92%) Flash
9 10 (3.92%) HTML5
10 9 (3.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.80%) Mathematics
2 23 (9.02%) Management Information System
3 20 (7.84%) Physics
4 12 (4.71%) Statistics
4 12 (4.71%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.31%) Open Source
6 10 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
6 10 (3.92%) Device Driver
7 9 (3.53%) PKI
8 6 (2.35%) RMADS
9 5 (1.96%) CESG
9 5 (1.96%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.57%) SCADA
10 4 (1.57%) Kindle
11 2 (0.78%) CESG CLAS
12 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.39%) CMDB
12 1 (0.39%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 69 (27.06%) Linux
2 42 (16.47%) Windows
3 12 (4.71%) UNIX
4 7 (2.75%) Solaris
5 3 (1.18%) Android
5 3 (1.18%) AIX
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.39%) CentOS
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.35%) Information Security
2 53 (20.78%) SIEM
3 33 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (10.59%) Analytics
5 25 (9.80%) MVC
5 25 (9.80%) Multithreading
6 24 (9.41%) Security Architecture
7 23 (9.02%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (8.63%) Information Assurance
8 22 (8.63%) Reverse Engineering
9 21 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (8.24%) Software Engineering
10 20 (7.84%) OO
11 19 (7.45%) ITIL
11 19 (7.45%) Ethical Hacking
12 17 (6.67%) Static Code Analysis
13 15 (5.88%) Security Management
14 12 (4.71%) Machine Learning
15 11 (4.31%) Business Development
15 11 (4.31%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (33.33%) Java
2 36 (14.12%) C
3 29 (11.37%) C++
4 28 (10.98%) SQL
5 27 (10.59%) Python
6 26 (10.20%) C#
7 25 (9.80%) JavaScript
8 19 (7.45%) Perl
9 10 (3.92%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.18%) PHP
11 2 (0.78%) Ruby
11 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 113 (44.31%) Security Cleared
2 82 (32.16%) SC Cleared
3 53 (20.78%) DV Cleared
4 51 (20.00%) Degree
5 30 (11.76%) GCIA
6 21 (8.24%) CISSP
7 20 (7.84%) GCIH
8 9 (3.53%) GIAC
8 9 (3.53%) CISM
9 6 (2.35%) CISA
9 6 (2.35%) PhD
10 4 (1.57%) CEH
11 3 (1.18%) CRISC
11 3 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.18%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.18%) ISEB
11 3 (1.18%) CCNA
11 3 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.78%) CCNP
12 2 (0.78%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (7.45%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.75%) COBIT
4 4 (1.57%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.57%) COSO
5 3 (1.18%) SLA
6 2 (0.78%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.78%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 16 (6.27%) Snort
2 7 (2.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.18%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.57%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.18%) Ambari
2 3 (1.18%) Puppet
3 2 (0.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 28 (10.98%) Oracle
2 27 (10.59%) Sourcefire
3 18 (7.06%) LogRhythm
4 17 (6.67%) Coverity
4 17 (6.67%) Wind River
5 8 (3.14%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.35%) Apple
6 6 (2.35%) Sony
6 6 (2.35%) Cisco
6 6 (2.35%) Google
7 5 (1.96%) VMware
7 5 (1.96%) JBoss
7 5 (1.96%) Symantec
7 5 (1.96%) McAfee
8 4 (1.57%) Huawei
8 4 (1.57%) Varonis
9 2 (0.78%) Adobe
10 1 (0.39%) Rapid7
10 1 (0.39%) F5
10 1 (0.39%) Splunk
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott and May
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum 15% benefits/cash package + £5k bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Acumin
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Bonus and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + competative bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus. Pension. Health Care and a ca
Posted: 3 days ago