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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 323 364 353
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 120 75 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.45% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 89 32 84
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
17480 16569 17670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.50% 75.76% 75.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13534 13453 14952
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 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 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 20 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 +31 56 £47,500 - 4
Surrey -1 32 £50,000 - 8
Berkshire -14 19 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Buckinghamshire +7 9 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £52,500 -
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 20 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.

1 119 (43.27%) Security Cleared
2 89 (32.36%) SC Cleared
3 83 (30.18%) Java
4 68 (24.73%) Information Security
5 65 (23.64%) Linux
6 58 (21.09%) Finance
7 57 (20.73%) SIEM
8 56 (20.36%) DV Cleared
9 50 (18.18%) Degree
10 47 (17.09%) Hadoop
11 42 (15.27%) Telecoms
12 39 (14.18%) Spring
12 39 (14.18%) Windows
13 36 (13.09%) GCIA
14 35 (12.73%) HTML
15 34 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (12.00%) Internet
17 32 (11.64%) C
17 32 (11.64%) HTTP
18 31 (11.27%) Hibernate
18 31 (11.27%) Sourcefire
19 29 (10.55%) Analytics
19 29 (10.55%) SQL
20 28 (10.18%) Oracle
20 28 (10.18%) Wireshark
20 28 (10.18%) Big Data
21 27 (9.82%) Security Architecture
21 27 (9.82%) MySQL
22 26 (9.45%) GCIH
23 25 (9.09%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 (2.18%) SharePoint
1 6 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.73%) Apache
3 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.36%) CMS
3 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.73%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (0.73%) MS Project
2 2 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.09%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.00%) Internet
2 32 (11.64%) HTTP
3 28 (10.18%) Wireshark
4 25 (9.09%) SAN
5 23 (8.36%) tcpdump
6 17 (6.18%) Network Security
7 16 (5.82%) Intrusion Detection
8 15 (5.45%) Firewall
9 11 (4.00%) LAN
9 11 (4.00%) WAN
10 10 (3.64%) TCP/IP
11 6 (2.18%) SSL
12 5 (1.82%) DNS
13 4 (1.45%) VPN
13 4 (1.45%) LDAP
13 4 (1.45%) FTP
13 4 (1.45%) SMTP
14 3 (1.09%) DMZ
14 3 (1.09%) Wireless
14 3 (1.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.09%) Hadoop
2 28 (10.18%) Big Data
3 27 (9.82%) MySQL
4 15 (5.45%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (8.00%) YourKit
2 21 (7.64%) Eclipse
2 21 (7.64%) Maven
3 3 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.73%) WinDbg
4 2 (0.73%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.73%) GDB
4 2 (0.73%) JIRA
General
1 58 (21.09%) Finance
2 42 (15.27%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.64%) Financial Institution
4 9 (3.27%) Aerospace
5 6 (2.18%) Electronics
5 6 (2.18%) Military
6 5 (1.82%) Marketing
7 4 (1.45%) Legal
7 4 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.09%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (23.27%) Developer
2 53 (19.27%) Consultant
3 52 (18.91%) Analyst
4 48 (17.45%) Security Consultant
5 41 (14.91%) Java Developer
6 40 (14.55%) Security Analyst
7 30 (10.91%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 27 (9.82%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 24 (8.73%) Architect
10 20 (7.27%) Security Architect
11 18 (6.55%) Security Manager
12 15 (5.45%) Security Engineer
13 10 (3.64%) Software Engineer
13 10 (3.64%) Head of Security
14 9 (3.27%) Software Developer
15 8 (2.91%) Security Specialist
16 5 (1.82%) Graduate
16 5 (1.82%) Programme Manager
16 5 (1.82%) Applications Developer
17 4 (1.45%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (14.18%) Spring
2 35 (12.73%) HTML
3 31 (11.27%) Hibernate
4 25 (9.09%) CSS
5 24 (8.73%) Lucene
5 24 (8.73%) Spring MVC
5 24 (8.73%) jQuery
5 24 (8.73%) Spring Integration
6 14 (5.09%) J2EE
6 14 (5.09%) Web Services
6 14 (5.09%) Swing
7 13 (4.73%) J2SE
7 13 (4.73%) Kafka
8 12 (4.36%) XML
8 12 (4.36%) XSD
8 12 (4.36%) JDBC
9 11 (4.00%) .NET
10 10 (3.64%) Flash
10 10 (3.64%) HTML5
11 9 (3.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.73%) Management Information System
2 23 (8.36%) Mathematics
3 18 (6.55%) Physics
4 11 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.00%) Statistics
5 10 (3.64%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (3.64%) Device Driver
5 10 (3.64%) Open Source
6 8 (2.91%) PKI
7 7 (2.55%) RMADS
8 5 (1.82%) CESG
8 5 (1.82%) SCADA
8 5 (1.82%) Cryptography
9 4 (1.45%) Kindle
10 2 (0.73%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (0.36%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.36%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 65 (23.64%) Linux
2 39 (14.18%) Windows
3 13 (4.73%) UNIX
4 7 (2.55%) Solaris
5 3 (1.09%) AIX
5 3 (1.09%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) CentOS
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (24.73%) Information Security
2 57 (20.73%) SIEM
3 34 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (10.55%) Analytics
5 27 (9.82%) Security Architecture
6 25 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 25 (9.09%) MVC
7 24 (8.73%) ITIL
8 23 (8.36%) Information Assurance
8 23 (8.36%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (7.27%) Software Engineering
11 19 (6.91%) Reverse Engineering
11 19 (6.91%) Ethical Hacking
12 16 (5.82%) OO
13 15 (5.45%) Security Management
14 14 (5.09%) Static Code Analysis
15 12 (4.36%) Change Management
16 11 (4.00%) Information Security Management
16 11 (4.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 83 (30.18%) Java
2 32 (11.64%) C
3 29 (10.55%) SQL
4 25 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 24 (8.73%) C++
6 23 (8.36%) Python
6 23 (8.36%) C#
7 17 (6.18%) Perl
8 11 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.09%) Ruby
9 3 (1.09%) PHP
10 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 119 (43.27%) Security Cleared
2 89 (32.36%) SC Cleared
3 56 (20.36%) DV Cleared
4 50 (18.18%) Degree
5 36 (13.09%) GCIA
6 26 (9.45%) GCIH
7 22 (8.00%) CISSP
8 13 (4.73%) GIAC
9 10 (3.64%) CISM
10 6 (2.18%) PhD
11 5 (1.82%) CISA
12 4 (1.45%) ISTQB
12 4 (1.45%) CEH
12 4 (1.45%) ISEB
13 3 (1.09%) SSCP
13 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.09%) HND
13 3 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (1.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (8.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.91%) COBIT
4 5 (1.82%) SLA
4 5 (1.82%) COSO
5 4 (1.45%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.73%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.73%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 16 (5.82%) Snort
2 6 (2.18%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.09%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.18%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.09%) Puppet
2 3 (1.09%) Ambari
3 2 (0.73%) Nessus
Vendors
1 31 (11.27%) Sourcefire
2 28 (10.18%) Oracle
3 18 (6.55%) LogRhythm
4 14 (5.09%) Coverity
4 14 (5.09%) Wind River
5 10 (3.64%) Symantec
5 10 (3.64%) McAfee
6 8 (2.91%) Microsoft
7 7 (2.55%) Cisco
8 6 (2.18%) Apple
8 6 (2.18%) Google
8 6 (2.18%) Sony
9 5 (1.82%) VMware
9 5 (1.82%) Varonis
9 5 (1.82%) JBoss
9 5 (1.82%) HP
10 4 (1.45%) Huawei
11 3 (1.09%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.09%) Tripwire
12 2 (0.73%) Blue Coat
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Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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set2recruit
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum competative bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
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Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum generous bonus scheme and benefits o
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Salary: From £100,000 to £130,000 per annum generous bonus scheme and benefits
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Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
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Guildford, Surrey
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Southampton
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