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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
South East / Berkshire
Rank 97 72 142
Rank change year-on-year -25 +70  
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 81 164 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.41% 3.31% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 3.80% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 65 154 67
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +15.00%  

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 2869 4312 4707
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.44% 87.11% 86.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2250 3462 3384
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -14 34 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Maidenhead +19 17 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Wokingham - 4 - -
Bracknell +7 3 £80,000 +28.00%
Windsor -10 1 £48,500 -
Cybersecurity
South East

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 63 (34.81%) CISSP
2 61 (33.70%) Linux
3 50 (27.62%) Windows
4 46 (25.41%) SIEM
5 44 (24.31%) Information Security
6 42 (23.20%) Security Cleared
7 40 (22.10%) Active Directory
8 39 (21.55%) SC Cleared
9 36 (19.89%) CEH
10 35 (19.34%) Unix
11 34 (18.78%) CentOS
12 33 (18.23%) Elasticsearch
13 32 (17.68%) Windows Server
13 32 (17.68%) CISM
13 32 (17.68%) Firewall
14 31 (17.13%) Microsoft
15 29 (16.02%) Data Protection
16 28 (15.47%) Security Architecture
16 28 (15.47%) PKI
16 28 (15.47%) TCP/IP
17 27 (14.92%) Analytics
18 26 (14.36%) Fraud Detection
18 26 (14.36%) Multi-Factor Authentication
18 26 (14.36%) Python
18 26 (14.36%) Java
18 26 (14.36%) SQL
18 26 (14.36%) SQL Server
18 26 (14.36%) GCIA
19 24 (13.26%) Telecoms
19 24 (13.26%) Presales

Cybersecurity
Top Related 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 33 (18.23%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (5.52%) WebLogic
2 10 (5.52%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.97%) Apache
3 9 (4.97%) IIS
4 8 (4.42%) IBM Notes
4 8 (4.42%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.10%) JBoss
6 1 (0.55%) Confluence
6 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.76%) MS Project
3 1 (0.55%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.55%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.18%) IaaS
2 10 (5.52%) SaaS
3 5 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (17.68%) Firewall
2 28 (15.47%) TCP/IP
3 16 (8.84%) DNS
4 13 (7.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (6.63%) HTTP
5 12 (6.63%) SSL
6 8 (4.42%) LAN
6 8 (4.42%) SSH
6 8 (4.42%) WAN
7 6 (3.31%) Network Security
8 5 (2.76%) Internet
9 4 (2.21%) DHCP
9 4 (2.21%) Wireshark
10 3 (1.66%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.66%) VLAN
10 3 (1.66%) VPN
10 3 (1.66%) WebEx
11 2 (1.10%) PPP
12 1 (0.55%) snoop
12 1 (0.55%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.36%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.15%) NoSQL
3 20 (11.05%) Big Data
4 5 (2.76%) InfluxDB
5 4 (2.21%) Redis
5 4 (2.21%) SQLite
6 3 (1.66%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.10%) HBase
7 2 (1.10%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.55%) MySQL
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.55%) OrientDB
8 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (4.97%) JIRA
2 3 (1.66%) JUnit
2 3 (1.66%) WinDbg
3 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.10%) Redmine
3 2 (1.10%) Selenium
3 2 (1.10%) TestNG
4 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.55%) EasyMock
4 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 24 (13.26%) Telecoms
2 18 (9.94%) Finance
3 16 (8.84%) German Language
4 13 (7.18%) French Language
5 12 (6.63%) Games
6 8 (4.42%) Marketing
6 8 (4.42%) Portuguese Language
6 8 (4.42%) Spanish Language
7 5 (2.76%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.21%) Banking
9 2 (1.10%) Legal
9 2 (1.10%) Military
10 1 (0.55%) Billing
10 1 (0.55%) Law
10 1 (0.55%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (17.68%) Security Engineer
2 29 (16.02%) Architect
2 29 (16.02%) Security Architect
3 23 (12.71%) Support Engineer
4 20 (11.05%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 20 (11.05%) Security Support Engineer
5 18 (9.94%) Security Manager
6 16 (8.84%) Applications Support
7 14 (7.73%) Analyst
7 14 (7.73%) Security Specialist
8 12 (6.63%) Developer
9 11 (6.08%) Applications Specialist
9 11 (6.08%) Cybersecurity Manager
10 9 (4.97%) Account Manager
10 9 (4.97%) Security Analyst
10 9 (4.97%) Support Specialist
11 8 (4.42%) Technical Engineer
11 8 (4.42%) Technical Support
11 8 (4.42%) Technical Support Engineer
12 7 (3.87%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.18%) Web Services
2 12 (6.63%) .NET
2 12 (6.63%) JSON
3 11 (6.08%) Regular Expression
3 11 (6.08%) ZeroMQ
4 7 (3.87%) HTML
5 6 (3.31%) CSS
5 6 (3.31%) XML
6 5 (2.76%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.76%) Node.js
7 3 (1.66%) jQuery
8 2 (1.10%) JSP
8 2 (1.10%) POSIX
8 2 (1.10%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.55%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.55%) D3.js
9 1 (0.55%) EJB
9 1 (0.55%) Flash
9 1 (0.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.47%) PKI
2 17 (9.39%) Cyberthreat
3 15 (8.29%) Cyber Attack
4 13 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (7.18%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.18%) Management Information System
5 11 (6.08%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (2.76%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.21%) CESG
7 4 (2.21%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.66%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.66%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.10%) Social Media
10 1 (0.55%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.55%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (33.70%) Linux
2 50 (27.62%) Windows
3 35 (19.34%) Unix
4 34 (18.78%) CentOS
5 32 (17.68%) Windows Server
6 19 (10.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (6.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (4.42%) Mac OS
8 8 (4.42%) Windows NT
8 8 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.76%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.66%) Solaris
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.41%) SIEM
2 44 (24.31%) Information Security
3 29 (16.02%) Data Protection
4 28 (15.47%) Security Architecture
5 27 (14.92%) Analytics
6 26 (14.36%) Fraud Detection
6 26 (14.36%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 24 (13.26%) Presales
8 20 (11.05%) Mentoring
9 18 (9.94%) Security Operations
10 16 (8.84%) Cyber Intelligence
11 15 (8.29%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (8.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (7.73%) Open Source
13 13 (7.18%) TOGAF
14 12 (6.63%) Microservices
14 12 (6.63%) Risk Assessment
14 12 (6.63%) Time Management
15 11 (6.08%) OWASP
15 11 (6.08%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.36%) Java
1 26 (14.36%) Python
1 26 (14.36%) SQL
2 18 (9.94%) C
3 15 (8.29%) C++
4 12 (6.63%) Bash Shell
5 11 (6.08%) Perl
6 8 (4.42%) Ruby
7 7 (3.87%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.87%) PHP
8 5 (2.76%) C#
9 4 (2.21%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.66%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.10%) R
12 1 (0.55%) Jython
12 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (34.81%) CISSP
2 42 (23.20%) Security Cleared
3 39 (21.55%) SC Cleared
4 36 (19.89%) CEH
5 32 (17.68%) CISM
6 26 (14.36%) GCIA
7 19 (10.50%) CISA
8 13 (7.18%) Degree
9 10 (5.52%) CCNA
9 10 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (4.42%) CompTIA Security+
11 8 (4.42%) MCSE
11 8 (4.42%) Security+ Certification
12 7 (3.87%) DV Cleared
13 4 (2.21%) CESG Certified Professional
13 4 (2.21%) GCIH
13 4 (2.21%) ISSAP
14 2 (1.10%) GIAC
14 2 (1.10%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.42%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.21%) GDPR
3 4 (2.21%) SLA
4 3 (1.66%) PMO
4 3 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.10%) ISO 14001
5 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.10%) QA
6 1 (0.55%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.55%) SDET
System Software
1 40 (22.10%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.42%) Samba
4 7 (3.87%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.31%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.21%) Docker
6 4 (2.21%) KVM
6 4 (2.21%) VirtualBox
7 3 (1.66%) vSphere
8 2 (1.10%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (9.39%) Grafana
2 2 (1.10%) Ansible
2 2 (1.10%) EnCase
2 2 (1.10%) Graphite
2 2 (1.10%) Kibana
3 1 (0.55%) Endace
3 1 (0.55%) Nessus
3 1 (0.55%) QRadar
3 1 (0.55%) SCCM
3 1 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (17.13%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.29%) VMware
3 13 (7.18%) ArcSight
3 13 (7.18%) Splunk
4 11 (6.08%) Apple
4 11 (6.08%) Google
4 11 (6.08%) Oracle
5 9 (4.97%) Cisco
6 8 (4.42%) Dell KACE
6 8 (4.42%) Lotus
6 8 (4.42%) Novell
6 8 (4.42%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (3.87%) CyberArk
7 7 (3.87%) Forcepoint
7 7 (3.87%) Varonis
8 6 (3.31%) Juniper
8 6 (3.31%) LogRhythm
9 5 (2.76%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.21%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.21%) HP
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + shift bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Perm or contract - competitive salary + benefits OR day rate contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: plus OTE
Posted: 25 days ago
Berkshire
NCC Group
Salary: £ Competitive (depending on experience) + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago