Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 128 135
Rank change year-on-year +46 +7 +42
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 87 37 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.96% 1.35% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 1.53% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 75 32 36
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -21.43% +154.55%
10th Percentile £32,235 £41,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £90,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -16.67% +9.09%

Cybersecurity is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,576 2,421 3,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.71% 88.65% 87.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,060 1,973 2,508
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Cybersecurity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Buckinghamshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Buckinghamshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Buckinghamshire

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +36 69 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Marlow +2 7 £75,000 +11.11%
Amersham - 4 - -
Buckingham - 1 £80,000 -
Iver - 1 £22,500 -
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 49 (56.32%) Information Security
2 31 (35.63%) SIEM
3 28 (32.18%) Risk Management
4 26 (29.89%) Firewall
5 25 (28.74%) CISSP
6 21 (24.14%) Incident Management
7 17 (19.54%) Secure Coding
8 16 (18.39%) CEH
8 16 (18.39%) Degree
9 15 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (17.24%) CISM
9 15 (17.24%) Data Analytics
9 15 (17.24%) Analytics
10 14 (16.09%) Computer Science
10 14 (16.09%) Intrusion Detection
11 13 (14.94%) Ethical Hacking
11 13 (14.94%) GSEC
11 13 (14.94%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (14.94%) CCNP
11 13 (14.94%) Threat Modelling
12 12 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 12 (13.79%) Network Security
13 11 (12.64%) CheckPoint
13 11 (12.64%) Finance
13 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (11.49%) Inversion of Control
14 10 (11.49%) Digital Economy
14 10 (11.49%) Distributed Ledger
14 10 (11.49%) Data Science
14 10 (11.49%) Management Information System

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.15%) nginx
Business Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.89%) Firewall
2 14 (16.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (13.79%) Network Security
4 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.75%) Internet
5 5 (5.75%) Wireless
6 2 (2.30%) DNS
6 2 (2.30%) HTTP
6 2 (2.30%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.30%) IPsec
6 2 (2.30%) VLAN
6 2 (2.30%) VoIP
6 2 (2.30%) VPN
7 1 (1.15%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) Big Data
1 5 (5.75%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Burp Suite
1 3 (3.45%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Digital Economy
3 7 (8.05%) Legal
4 5 (5.75%) Retail
5 3 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.30%) Law
6 2 (2.30%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.15%) Electronics
7 1 (1.15%) Marketing
7 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (24.14%) Analyst
2 20 (22.99%) Security Engineer
3 18 (20.69%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 11 (12.64%) SIEM Engineer
5 10 (11.49%) Administrator
5 10 (11.49%) Security Analyst
5 10 (11.49%) Security Manager
5 10 (11.49%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (10.34%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 9 (10.34%) Risk Analyst
6 9 (10.34%) Security Operations Specialist
6 9 (10.34%) Security Specialist
7 8 (9.20%) Risk Management Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Auditor
8 6 (6.90%) IT Manager
8 6 (6.90%) IT Security Manager
8 6 (6.90%) Security Auditor
9 5 (5.75%) Consultant
9 5 (5.75%) Sales Consultant
9 5 (5.75%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) .NET
1 1 (1.15%) Ajax
1 1 (1.15%) CSS
1 1 (1.15%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.15%) HTML
1 1 (1.15%) jQuery
1 1 (1.15%) Laravel
1 1 (1.15%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (1.15%) Memcached
1 1 (1.15%) Middleware
1 1 (1.15%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
4 8 (9.20%) Data Centre
4 8 (9.20%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (6.90%) Cyber Defence
6 5 (5.75%) Algorithms
6 5 (5.75%) Linked Data
6 5 (5.75%) VLE
7 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (4.60%) Virtual Team
8 3 (3.45%) Cyberattack
8 3 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (3.45%) VAX
9 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.45%) Kali Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Linux
4 2 (2.30%) Unix
5 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (56.32%) Information Security
2 31 (35.63%) SIEM
3 28 (32.18%) Risk Management
4 21 (24.14%) Incident Management
5 17 (19.54%) Secure Coding
6 15 (17.24%) Analytics
6 15 (17.24%) Data Analytics
7 13 (14.94%) Ethical Hacking
7 13 (14.94%) Threat Modelling
8 12 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 10 (11.49%) Data Science
9 10 (11.49%) Inversion of Control
9 10 (11.49%) Mathematics
9 10 (11.49%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (9.20%) Data Protection
11 7 (8.05%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 7 (8.05%) Machine Learning
11 7 (8.05%) Threat Intelligence
12 6 (6.90%) Compliance Audit
12 6 (6.90%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) Python
2 3 (3.45%) Perl
3 2 (2.30%) Ruby
3 2 (2.30%) SQL
4 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.15%) C#
4 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (28.74%) CISSP
2 16 (18.39%) CEH
2 16 (18.39%) Degree
3 15 (17.24%) CISM
4 13 (14.94%) CCNP
4 13 (14.94%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (14.94%) GSEC
5 10 (11.49%) CISA
5 10 (11.49%) GIAC
6 8 (9.20%) CRISC
7 6 (6.90%) CREST Certified
7 6 (6.90%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 6 (6.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 4 (4.60%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (4.60%) GCIH
8 4 (4.60%) OSCP
9 3 (3.45%) SANS
10 2 (2.30%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (2.30%) GCIA
10 2 (2.30%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.20%) GDPR
3 4 (4.60%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.60%) QA
4 3 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Kibana
1 1 (1.15%) logstash
1 1 (1.15%) Suricata
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) CheckPoint
2 9 (10.34%) Blue Coat
2 9 (10.34%) Darktrace
2 9 (10.34%) Proofpoint
3 2 (2.30%) Cisco
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle
3 2 (2.30%) White Clarke
4 1 (1.15%) FireEye
4 1 (1.15%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.15%) Intel
4 1 (1.15%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.15%) Sophos
4 1 (1.15%) TippingPoint