The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 73 151
Rank change year-on-year -63 +78  
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 51 152 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.54% 3.41% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 3.86% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 47 113 54
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  

Cybersecurity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2810 3941 4428
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.66% 88.44% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2196 3119 3229
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Berkshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Berkshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Berkshire

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Reading -40 24 £45,000 -21.73% 15
Newbury - 8 £37,000 -
Maidenhead 0 4 £62,500 +66.66% 1
Bracknell +7 1 £35,000 -49.45% 1
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 60 (45.80%) Linux
2 39 (29.77%) Windows
3 33 (25.19%) TCP/IP
3 33 (25.19%) Security Cleared
4 32 (24.43%) Unix
4 32 (24.43%) Firewall
5 31 (23.66%) CISSP
6 29 (22.14%) Python
7 23 (17.56%) VMware
7 23 (17.56%) Information Security
7 23 (17.56%) Analytics
8 22 (16.79%) SIEM
8 22 (16.79%) SC Cleared
9 21 (16.03%) CentOS
9 21 (16.03%) Bash Shell
10 20 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (15.27%) DNS
10 20 (15.27%) Elasticsearch
11 19 (14.50%) VMware ESXi
11 19 (14.50%) Mentoring
12 18 (13.74%) C
12 18 (13.74%) SQL
12 18 (13.74%) NoSQL
13 17 (12.98%) Perl
13 17 (12.98%) Active Directory
13 17 (12.98%) Security Architecture
13 17 (12.98%) DV Cleared
14 16 (12.21%) Open Source
14 16 (12.21%) CEH
14 16 (12.21%) C++

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 20 (15.27%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.05%) Apache
2 4 (3.05%) IBM Notes
2 4 (3.05%) IIS
2 4 (3.05%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.05%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.05%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.40%) SaaS
2 9 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.11%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.53%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (25.19%) TCP/IP
2 32 (24.43%) Firewall
3 20 (15.27%) DNS
4 12 (9.16%) HTTP
4 12 (9.16%) SSL
5 10 (7.63%) Wireshark
6 8 (6.11%) DHCP
7 7 (5.34%) Network Security
8 5 (3.82%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (3.05%) LAN
9 4 (3.05%) SSH
9 4 (3.05%) WAN
10 3 (2.29%) Internet
10 3 (2.29%) tcpdump
11 2 (1.53%) PPP
11 2 (1.53%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.76%) Skype
12 1 (0.76%) snoop
12 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.74%) NoSQL
2 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.11%) Big Data
3 8 (6.11%) Redis
3 8 (6.11%) SQLite
4 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.53%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.76%) Impala
6 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.76%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.76%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (6.87%) IDA Disassembler
1 9 (6.87%) OllyDbg
1 9 (6.87%) WinDbg
2 4 (3.05%) JIRA
3 2 (1.53%) Burp Suite
3 2 (1.53%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.53%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.53%) Selenium
4 1 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (8.40%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.34%) Automotive
4 6 (4.58%) Marketing
5 5 (3.82%) German Language
6 4 (3.05%) French Language
6 4 (3.05%) Games
6 4 (3.05%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.05%) Portuguese Language
6 4 (3.05%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.53%) Legal
8 1 (0.76%) Billing
8 1 (0.76%) Law
8 1 (0.76%) Military
8 1 (0.76%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (15.27%) Architect
2 19 (14.50%) Security Engineer
3 17 (12.98%) Analyst
3 17 (12.98%) Security Architect
4 15 (11.45%) Security Manager
5 12 (9.16%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 11 (8.40%) Software Engineer
6 11 (8.40%) Support Engineer
6 11 (8.40%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (7.63%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 9 (6.87%) Account Manager
8 9 (6.87%) Malware Analyst
8 9 (6.87%) Security Support Engineer
9 8 (6.11%) Applications Support
9 8 (6.11%) Developer
10 7 (5.34%) Security Analyst
11 6 (4.58%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 6 (4.58%) IT Manager
12 5 (3.82%) Strategic Account Manager
13 4 (3.05%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.92%) Regular Expression
2 9 (6.87%) Web Services
3 6 (4.58%) ZeroMQ
4 5 (3.82%) .NET
4 5 (3.82%) CSS
4 5 (3.82%) HTML
4 5 (3.82%) JSON
5 4 (3.05%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.29%) Ext JS
6 3 (2.29%) XML
7 2 (1.53%) Django
7 2 (1.53%) jQuery
8 1 (0.76%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.76%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.76%) Apache CXF
8 1 (0.76%) D3.js
8 1 (0.76%) Drools
8 1 (0.76%) jBPM
8 1 (0.76%) Kafka
8 1 (0.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Cyber Attack
1 13 (9.92%) PKI
2 11 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.87%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 9 (6.87%) Cybercrime
4 8 (6.11%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (5.34%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.82%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.82%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.53%) Blog
8 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.76%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.76%) iPad
9 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 60 (45.80%) Linux
2 39 (29.77%) Windows
3 32 (24.43%) Unix
4 21 (16.03%) CentOS
5 13 (9.92%) Windows Server
6 10 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (6.87%) Ubuntu
8 6 (4.58%) Solaris
8 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.05%) Mac OS
9 4 (3.05%) Windows NT
9 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.76%) AIX
10 1 (0.76%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.56%) Analytics
1 23 (17.56%) Information Security
2 22 (16.79%) SIEM
3 20 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.50%) Mentoring
5 17 (12.98%) Security Architecture
6 16 (12.21%) Open Source
7 14 (10.69%) Data Protection
8 13 (9.92%) Fraud Detection
8 13 (9.92%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 11 (8.40%) Software Engineering
10 10 (7.63%) Presales
10 10 (7.63%) Project Management
11 9 (6.87%) Malware Analysis
11 9 (6.87%) Reverse Engineering
11 9 (6.87%) Security Operations
12 8 (6.11%) Cyber Intelligence
12 8 (6.11%) Load Balancing
12 8 (6.11%) OO
12 8 (6.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.14%) Python
2 21 (16.03%) Bash Shell
3 18 (13.74%) C
3 18 (13.74%) SQL
4 17 (12.98%) Perl
5 16 (12.21%) C++
6 14 (10.69%) Java
7 10 (7.63%) PHP
8 8 (6.11%) Korn
9 7 (5.34%) PowerShell
9 7 (5.34%) Ruby
10 6 (4.58%) JavaScript
11 5 (3.82%) C#
12 1 (0.76%) Jython
12 1 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (25.19%) Security Cleared
2 31 (23.66%) CISSP
3 22 (16.79%) SC Cleared
4 17 (12.98%) DV Cleared
5 16 (12.21%) CEH
6 11 (8.40%) GCIA
7 9 (6.87%) CISM
8 8 (6.11%) CISA
9 7 (5.34%) Degree
10 5 (3.82%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (3.82%) Security+ Certification
11 4 (3.05%) CCNA
11 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (3.05%) MCSE
11 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.53%) ISEB
12 2 (1.53%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
12 2 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.76%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (3.82%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.29%) GDPR
2 3 (2.29%) QA
3 2 (1.53%) PMO
3 2 (1.53%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (14.50%) VMware ESXi
2 17 (12.98%) Active Directory
3 14 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (6.11%) Docker
4 8 (6.11%) KVM
4 8 (6.11%) VirtualBox
5 7 (5.34%) Hyper-V
6 6 (4.58%) vSphere
7 4 (3.05%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (8.40%) vCenter Server
2 7 (5.34%) Grafana
3 2 (1.53%) Graphite
3 2 (1.53%) Kibana
3 2 (1.53%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.76%) SCCM
4 1 (0.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (17.56%) VMware
2 13 (9.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.87%) Red Hat
4 8 (6.11%) Cisco
4 8 (6.11%) Rackspace
5 6 (4.58%) Apple
5 6 (4.58%) Google
5 6 (4.58%) Splunk
6 5 (3.82%) ArcSight
6 5 (3.82%) CyberArk
6 5 (3.82%) Forcepoint
6 5 (3.82%) Juniper
6 5 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.82%) Varonis
7 4 (3.05%) Dell KACE
7 4 (3.05%) Lotus
7 4 (3.05%) Novell
7 4 (3.05%) Oracle
8 2 (1.53%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.53%) CheckPoint
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + stock + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £75,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + double OTE
Posted: 21 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + x2 OTE
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + x2 OTE
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: x2 OTE
Posted: 7 days ago