Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for SANS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SANS Institute
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 171 193
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22 -
Permanent jobs citing SANS 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.097% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.35% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 12
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -21.43% -
10th Percentile £51,375 £48,500 £66,375
90th Percentile £63,125 £78,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £72,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +31.82% -4.35% +27.78%

SANS is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 633 854 1211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.15% 27.57% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 499 683 890
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,125 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,800 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SANS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SANS in Buckinghamshire

SANS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for SANS in Buckinghamshire

SANS
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SANS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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 -2 3 £56,250 -16.67%
SANS
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing SANS 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SANS.

1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Cyber Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Threat Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) OSCP
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) GCIH
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos

SANS
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Defence
1 2 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cyber Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Forensic Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Threat Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) GCIH
2 2 (66.67%) OSCP
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Suricata
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) FireEye
1 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
1 1 (33.33%) Intel
1 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos
1 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
1 1 (33.33%) TippingPoint