The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 59 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.15% - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% - 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
330 448 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 76.21% 72.96% 78.90%
Number of salaries quoted 281 414 435
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Cyber Security
East of England

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
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 28 July 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
Ipswich - 5 £37,500 -
Cyber Security
East of England

Cyber Security
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) HND
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) C

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C++ Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C++/Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
1 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) HND