The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 148 264 332
Rank change year-on-year
+116 +68
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 395 221 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.17% 1.04% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 1.22% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 256 171 124
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £28,950 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15603 18103 19606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.56% 85.20% 83.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13129 14486 15650
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in the South East

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in the South East

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Berkshire +80 156 £57,500 +4.54% 20
Surrey +66 81 £62,000 +12.72% 3
Oxfordshire +16 54 £60,000 +60.00% 4
Hampshire +22 52 £61,250 +2.08% 14
Buckinghamshire +30 25 £72,500 +31.81%
Kent +21 20 £45,000 -11.76% 5
West Sussex 0 5 £75,000 +35.13%
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 310 (38.65%) Security Cleared
2 258 (32.17%) Information Security
3 222 (27.68%) SC Cleared
4 195 (24.31%) Degree
5 192 (23.94%) Finance
6 164 (20.45%) Windows
7 157 (19.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 154 (19.20%) Linux
9 151 (18.83%) SIEM
10 148 (18.45%) Security Architecture
11 147 (18.33%) CISSP
12 138 (17.21%) Python
13 133 (16.58%) Penetration Testing
14 123 (15.34%) C++
15 119 (14.84%) Telecoms
16 110 (13.72%) Firewall
16 110 (13.72%) C
17 109 (13.59%) Java
18 101 (12.59%) DV Cleared
19 90 (11.22%) Big Data
19 90 (11.22%) Presales
20 85 (10.60%) Nessus
20 85 (10.60%) Computer Science
21 82 (10.22%) Security Operations
22 79 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
23 73 (9.10%) CISM
24 71 (8.85%) Management Information System
25 68 (8.48%) PCI DSS
26 67 (8.35%) Nmap
26 67 (8.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 43 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (1.75%) nginx
3 13 (1.62%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.12%) Liferay
5 7 (0.87%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.75%) IIS
7 5 (0.62%) JBoss
7 5 (0.62%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.50%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.25%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.25%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.25%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.25%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.25%) MS Office
3 6 (0.75%) Maple
4 5 (0.62%) MS Project
4 5 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) assyst
1 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.00%) SaaS
3 13 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.62%) Office 365
4 8 (1.00%) IaaS
5 4 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.12%) GitHub
6 1 (0.12%) Heroku
6 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (13.72%) Firewall
2 66 (8.23%) Network Security
3 51 (6.36%) TCP/IP
4 31 (3.87%) DNS
5 26 (3.24%) LAN
6 24 (2.99%) Internet
6 24 (2.99%) WAN
7 18 (2.24%) Intrusion Detection
8 17 (2.12%) HTTP
9 14 (1.75%) Wireless
10 13 (1.62%) SAN
11 12 (1.50%) DHCP
12 10 (1.25%) BGP
12 10 (1.25%) Broadband
12 10 (1.25%) LTE
12 10 (1.25%) MPLS
12 10 (1.25%) OSPF
13 9 (1.12%) VPN
14 8 (1.00%) HTTPS
15 7 (0.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (11.22%) Big Data
2 42 (5.24%) SQL Server
3 40 (4.99%) NoSQL
4 35 (4.36%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (0.87%) Apache Accumulo
6 7 (0.87%) MySQL
6 7 (0.87%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.75%) Apache Hive
7 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.12%) HBase
10 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.12%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.12%) OrientDB
10 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 60 (7.48%) Metasploit
2 25 (3.12%) Burp Suite
3 7 (0.87%) Eclipse
3 7 (0.87%) NetBeans
4 6 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.62%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.50%) FindBugs
6 4 (0.50%) sqlmap
7 2 (0.25%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.12%) JIRA
8 1 (0.12%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.12%) Protractor
8 1 (0.12%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
General
1 192 (23.94%) Finance
2 119 (14.84%) Telecoms
3 48 (5.99%) Banking
4 45 (5.61%) Manufacturing
5 38 (4.74%) Aerospace
6 32 (3.99%) Retail
7 29 (3.62%) Legal
8 18 (2.24%) Military
9 13 (1.62%) Electronics
10 11 (1.37%) Marketing
10 11 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.00%) Games
12 7 (0.87%) Back Office
13 4 (0.50%) Law
13 4 (0.50%) Polish Language
14 2 (0.25%) Advertising
14 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 206 (25.69%) Consultant
2 174 (21.70%) Security Consultant
3 126 (15.71%) Analyst
4 108 (13.47%) Architect
5 103 (12.84%) Security Analyst
6 92 (11.47%) Security Architect
7 89 (11.10%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 73 (9.10%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 70 (8.73%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 59 (7.36%) Developer
11 57 (7.11%) Security Engineer
12 54 (6.73%) Security Manager
13 41 (5.11%) Information Security Consultant
14 38 (4.74%) Project Manager
15 36 (4.49%) Python Developer
16 34 (4.24%) IT Architect
16 34 (4.24%) IT Consultant
16 34 (4.24%) IT Manager
16 34 (4.24%) IT Security Consultant
17 33 (4.11%) IT Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (3.99%) Node.js
2 30 (3.74%) .NET
3 29 (3.62%) Regular Expression
4 26 (3.24%) HTML
5 24 (2.99%) ZeroMQ
6 20 (2.49%) AngularJS
7 16 (2.00%) XML
8 15 (1.87%) CSS
9 14 (1.75%) HTML5
9 14 (1.75%) SOAP
10 13 (1.62%) Java EE
10 13 (1.62%) Spring
11 11 (1.37%) ASP.NET
12 10 (1.25%) REST
13 8 (1.00%) Web Services
14 7 (0.87%) 802.1X
15 6 (0.75%) EJB
15 6 (0.75%) JDBC
15 6 (0.75%) JSP
15 6 (0.75%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 85 (10.60%) Computer Science
2 79 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (8.85%) Management Information System
4 63 (7.86%) Security Operations Centre
5 61 (7.61%) PKI
6 40 (4.99%) Cyberthreat
7 37 (4.61%) Cyber Attack
8 29 (3.62%) Mathematics
9 27 (3.37%) Cybercrime
10 24 (2.99%) Life Science
11 22 (2.74%) CESG
11 22 (2.74%) Mobile App
12 20 (2.49%) Cryptography
13 16 (2.00%) Data Centre
14 14 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
15 12 (1.50%) Private Cloud
16 11 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
16 11 (1.37%) Public Cloud
17 10 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 10 (1.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 164 (20.45%) Windows
2 154 (19.20%) Linux
3 58 (7.23%) Unix
4 42 (5.24%) Windows Server
5 35 (4.36%) VxWorks
6 19 (2.37%) CentOS
7 18 (2.24%) Android
7 18 (2.24%) Kali Linux
8 15 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (1.50%) Windows 7
10 11 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.00%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.87%) Apple iOS
12 7 (0.87%) Solaris
12 7 (0.87%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.50%) Windows NT
14 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.50%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (32.17%) Information Security
2 151 (18.83%) SIEM
3 148 (18.45%) Security Architecture
4 133 (16.58%) Penetration Testing
5 90 (11.22%) Presales
6 82 (10.22%) Security Operations
7 63 (7.86%) Network Design
8 57 (7.11%) Ethical Hacking
8 57 (7.11%) Risk Assessment
9 56 (6.98%) Data Protection
9 56 (6.98%) Threat Analysis
10 54 (6.73%) Fraud Detection
11 53 (6.61%) Analytics
11 53 (6.61%) Security Testing
11 53 (6.61%) TOGAF
12 52 (6.48%) Identity Management
13 50 (6.23%) Information Assurance
14 48 (5.99%) Project Management
15 47 (5.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 47 (5.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 138 (17.21%) Python
2 123 (15.34%) C++
3 110 (13.72%) C
4 109 (13.59%) Java
5 65 (8.10%) SQL
6 46 (5.74%) Perl
7 44 (5.49%) C#
8 40 (4.99%) JavaScript
9 32 (3.99%) Ruby
10 18 (2.24%) Bash Shell
11 17 (2.12%) PowerShell
12 13 (1.62%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.25%) PHP
14 7 (0.87%) R
15 6 (0.75%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.62%) Bourne shell
17 4 (0.50%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.50%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.50%) VB
18 3 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 310 (38.65%) Security Cleared
2 222 (27.68%) SC Cleared
3 195 (24.31%) Degree
4 147 (18.33%) CISSP
5 101 (12.59%) DV Cleared
6 73 (9.10%) CISM
7 66 (8.23%) CREST Certified
8 47 (5.86%) CEH
9 41 (5.11%) CISA
10 38 (4.74%) CLAS
11 36 (4.49%) SANS
12 28 (3.49%) CESG Certified Professional
12 28 (3.49%) OSCP
13 25 (3.12%) BPSS Clearance
14 20 (2.49%) CHECK Team Member
15 19 (2.37%) CHECK Team Leader
16 18 (2.24%) GIAC
17 14 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
18 12 (1.50%) CCNA
18 12 (1.50%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (19.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 68 (8.48%) PCI DSS
3 67 (8.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 31 (3.87%) RMADS
5 12 (1.50%) ISO 9001
6 11 (1.37%) COBIT
6 11 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (1.25%) ISO22301
8 8 (1.00%) ISO27002
9 7 (0.87%) GPG13
9 7 (0.87%) QA
10 2 (0.25%) DO-254
10 2 (0.25%) FISMA
10 2 (0.25%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.25%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.12%) COSO
11 1 (0.12%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.12%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
11 1 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (5.99%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.87%) Snort
3 8 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.50%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.37%) vSphere
7 2 (0.25%) Firmware
7 2 (0.25%) Xen
8 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.12%) Docker
8 1 (0.12%) vCloud
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 85 (10.60%) Nessus
2 67 (8.35%) Nmap
3 11 (1.37%) EnCase
4 10 (1.25%) CA Single Sign-On
5 7 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (0.87%) OpenVAS
6 6 (0.75%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (0.75%) QRadar
7 4 (0.50%) ArcSight ESM
7 4 (0.50%) HP Fortify
7 4 (0.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (0.37%) Endace
8 3 (0.37%) RSA Archer
9 2 (0.25%) Puppet
10 1 (0.12%) FTK
10 1 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.12%) Oozie
10 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (7.36%) ArcSight
2 44 (5.49%) Cisco
3 41 (5.11%) Microsoft
4 40 (4.99%) VMware
5 31 (3.87%) Splunk
6 28 (3.49%) HP
7 23 (2.87%) Oracle
8 20 (2.49%) Intel Security
9 19 (2.37%) Google
10 18 (2.24%) Qualys
11 17 (2.12%) Fortinet
12 15 (1.87%) Juniper
13 13 (1.62%) Coverity
13 13 (1.62%) Intel
13 13 (1.62%) SAP
14 12 (1.50%) LogRhythm
15 10 (1.25%) CA
15 10 (1.25%) Hortonworks
16 9 (1.12%) AlienVault
17 8 (1.00%) Apple
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus , training
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
AAP3
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
AAP3
Salary: £27000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 6 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £75,000 - £100,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
aap3
Salary: £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and excellent benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
CGI IT UK
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Health + Pension + Shift Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 20 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago