The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 50 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 10 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.07% 1.90% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 2.48% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 3
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
Cyber Security
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
409 322 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 84.50% 76.30% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 338 288 404
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Suffolk

Cyber Security
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Cyber Security
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Ipswich -2 9 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cyber Security
East of England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 19 (95.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (60.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) Network Security
4 7 (35.00%) Signal Processing
5 6 (30.00%) C
5 6 (30.00%) C++
6 5 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) STL
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
6 5 (25.00%) MCSE
6 5 (25.00%) C#
6 5 (25.00%) CCNA
6 5 (25.00%) CISSP
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (25.00%) SSCP
6 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (25.00%) Java EE
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) Linux+ Certification
6 5 (25.00%) GIAC
6 5 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 5 (25.00%) VHDL
6 5 (25.00%) Verilog
6 5 (25.00%) Mobile Development
6 5 (25.00%) Cybercrime
6 5 (25.00%) Embedded Systems

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (25.00%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (35.00%) Network Security
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 5 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 19 (95.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Security Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Cyber Security Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) STL
1 5 (25.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) VHDL
1 5 (25.00%) Verilog
1 5 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Android
1 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (35.00%) Signal Processing
3 5 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Validation
4 4 (20.00%) Coaching
4 4 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C
1 6 (30.00%) C++
2 5 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 5 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) MCSE
2 5 (25.00%) CCNA
2 5 (25.00%) CISSP
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (25.00%) SSCP
2 5 (25.00%) Linux+ Certification
2 5 (25.00%) GIAC
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Atmel
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago