The table below looks at the statistics for Online Security skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Security over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Security
Rank 891 963 982
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +19
Permanent jobs citing Online Security 24 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.028% 0.005% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 8
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £54,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86142 95892 100545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.84% 87.29% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 71917 78502 81138
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Online Security
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Online Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Online Security Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Online Security
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Online Security within the UK.

Online Security Salary Trend in the UK

Online Security
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Online Security over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 within the UK.

Online Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Online Security
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Security within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
England +59 15 £50,000 +25.00%
London +46 9 £80,000 +100.00%
Wales - 8 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 8 £45,000 -
South Wales - 8 £45,000 -
Surrey - 4 £50,000 -
South East - 4 £50,000 -
Guildford - 4 £50,000 -
City of London +64 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Derby - 2 £39,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £39,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £39,000 -

Online Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Online Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Online Security.

1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (49.02%) Scrum
3 23 (45.10%) Java
4 21 (41.18%) C++
5 20 (39.22%) Software Engineering
5 20 (39.22%) QA
5 20 (39.22%) Functional Programming
6 18 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (35.29%) Linux
6 18 (35.29%) Python
7 16 (31.37%) Unix
7 16 (31.37%) HTTP
7 16 (31.37%) C
7 16 (31.37%) iPad
8 15 (29.41%) Erlang
9 13 (25.49%) DevOps
10 12 (23.53%) Front End Development
11 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
11 11 (21.57%) Welsh Language
11 11 (21.57%) IaaS
11 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (21.57%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (19.61%) CSS3
12 10 (19.61%) HTML
12 10 (19.61%) CSS
13 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
13 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
14 8 (15.69%) Product Management
14 8 (15.69%) Haskell
14 8 (15.69%) HTML5

Online Security
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (13.73%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (21.57%) IaaS
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) HTTP
2 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.84%) Broadband
3 4 (7.84%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Big Data
1 5 (9.80%) Data Lake
1 5 (9.80%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) AppScan
1 1 (1.96%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
1 1 (1.96%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (21.57%) Welsh Language
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 14 (27.45%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Head of Development
5 8 (15.69%) Tester
6 7 (13.73%) Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Development Manager
7 5 (9.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (9.80%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (9.80%) Software Development Manager
7 5 (9.80%) Software Manager
7 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Automation Tester
8 4 (7.84%) QA Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) QA Automation Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) QA Automation Tester
8 4 (7.84%) QA Tester
8 4 (7.84%) Software Tester
8 4 (7.84%) UI Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) CSS
1 10 (19.61%) CSS3
1 10 (19.61%) HTML
2 8 (15.69%) HTML5
3 5 (9.80%) Ajax
3 5 (9.80%) jQuery
3 5 (9.80%) Web Services
4 2 (3.92%) .NET
4 2 (3.92%) Django
4 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.92%) REST
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.96%) J2EE
5 1 (1.96%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) iPad
2 7 (13.73%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (9.80%) Blockchain
3 5 (9.80%) Cryptography
3 5 (9.80%) Cyber Attack
3 5 (9.80%) Visualisation
4 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.84%) New Media
5 3 (5.88%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Linux
2 16 (31.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (49.02%) Scrum
3 20 (39.22%) Functional Programming
3 20 (39.22%) Software Engineering
4 18 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (25.49%) DevOps
6 12 (23.53%) Front End Development
7 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 8 (15.69%) Automated Testing
8 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (15.69%) Product Management
9 7 (13.73%) Business Continuity
9 7 (13.73%) Content Management
9 7 (13.73%) Data Architecture
9 7 (13.73%) Microservices
9 7 (13.73%) Security Operations
10 6 (11.76%) SDLC
10 6 (11.76%) Web Development
11 5 (9.80%) Rapid Prototyping
11 5 (9.80%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) Java
2 21 (41.18%) C++
3 18 (35.29%) Python
4 16 (31.37%) C
5 15 (29.41%) Erlang
6 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 8 (15.69%) Haskell
7 8 (15.69%) Lisp
8 7 (13.73%) C#
8 7 (13.73%) Perl
9 4 (7.84%) SQL
10 2 (3.92%) PHP
11 1 (1.96%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.96%) Scala
11 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) ISEB
1 8 (15.69%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) CEH
3 1 (1.96%) CISSP
3 1 (1.96%) CSSLP
3 1 (1.96%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (39.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.96%) Nessus
1 1 (1.96%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Twitter
2 1 (1.96%) CA
2 1 (1.96%) HP
2 1 (1.96%) IBM
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) Qualys