Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 190 158
Rank change year-on-year +135 -32 +29
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 151 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.75% 0.63% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 0.67% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 86 25 18
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £43,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.89% -5.26% +40.74%
10th Percentile £23,750 £32,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,750 £85,375
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -3.38%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,922 3,888 3,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.92% 93.46% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,102 2,969 2,541
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,773 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.57% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Cambridgeshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Cambridgeshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Cambridgeshire

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Peterborough +56 123 £44,000 -7.37% 1
Cambridge +35 12 £35,750 -20.56% 5
Huntingdon +4 1 £24,000 -49.47%
Cybersecurity
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 83 (54.97%) SIEM
2 79 (52.32%) Security Operations
2 79 (52.32%) CISSP
3 72 (47.68%) Firewall
4 68 (45.03%) Information Security
4 68 (45.03%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (44.37%) Retail
6 61 (40.40%) Analytical Skills
7 59 (39.07%) Cyberthreat
8 58 (38.41%) Data Loss Prevention
9 57 (37.75%) CEH
10 56 (37.09%) Symantec
11 55 (36.42%) Event Correlation
12 54 (35.76%) Self-Motivation
13 52 (34.44%) Threat Intelligence
13 52 (34.44%) Risk Management
13 52 (34.44%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 52 (34.44%) Splunk
13 52 (34.44%) Wireshark
14 51 (33.77%) Cyber Intelligence
15 50 (33.11%) Problem-Solving
16 49 (32.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
17 47 (31.13%) Analytics
17 47 (31.13%) RSA Security Analytics
18 40 (26.49%) Security Operations Centre
18 40 (26.49%) Microsoft
18 40 (26.49%) CCNA
19 38 (25.17%) GCIA
20 35 (23.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
21 34 (22.52%) VMware

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 9 (5.96%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.31%) Apache
2 5 (3.31%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.31%) ExpressionEngine
2 5 (3.31%) WordPress
3 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (3.31%) IaaS
3 5 (3.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (47.68%) Firewall
2 52 (34.44%) Wireshark
3 31 (20.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 22 (14.57%) TCP/IP
4 22 (14.57%) VPN
5 21 (13.91%) DNS
6 20 (13.25%) HTTP
6 20 (13.25%) MPLS
6 20 (13.25%) SSL
7 13 (8.61%) LAN
8 11 (7.28%) WAN
9 5 (3.31%) Internet
10 3 (1.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.31%) Big Data
1 5 (3.31%) Hadoop
1 5 (3.31%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (3.31%) JMeter
1 5 (3.31%) Selenium
1 5 (3.31%) SoapUI
General
1 67 (44.37%) Retail
2 26 (17.22%) Finance
3 7 (4.64%) Publishing
4 5 (3.31%) Advertising
4 5 (3.31%) Law
5 2 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 83 (54.97%) Analyst
2 31 (20.53%) SOC Analyst
3 24 (15.89%) SIEM Engineer
4 23 (15.23%) Architect
4 23 (15.23%) Security Architect
5 22 (14.57%) SOC Engineer
6 18 (11.92%) SIEM Analyst
7 16 (10.60%) Security Engineer
8 8 (5.30%) Consultant
8 8 (5.30%) Incident Analyst
9 7 (4.64%) Junior
9 7 (4.64%) Junior Analyst
9 7 (4.64%) Security Analyst
10 6 (3.97%) Security Manager
10 6 (3.97%) Security Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.31%) Development Consultant
11 5 (3.31%) Graduate Consultant
11 5 (3.31%) Graduate Software Consultant
11 5 (3.31%) Software Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.31%) Kafka
1 5 (3.31%) Node.js
1 5 (3.31%) SOAP
1 5 (3.31%) Web Services
2 1 (0.66%) .NET
2 1 (0.66%) HTML
2 1 (0.66%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 61 (40.40%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (39.07%) Cyberthreat
3 54 (35.76%) Self-Motivation
4 49 (32.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 40 (26.49%) Security Operations Centre
6 24 (15.89%) Cyber Defence
7 17 (11.26%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.31%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.65%) Cyberattack
10 2 (1.32%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.21%) Windows
2 18 (11.92%) Windows Server
3 17 (11.26%) Linux
4 16 (10.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (7.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.96%) AIX
7 7 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.64%) Windows 10
7 7 (4.64%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.32%) Unix
9 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (54.97%) SIEM
2 79 (52.32%) Security Operations
3 68 (45.03%) Information Security
4 58 (38.41%) Data Loss Prevention
5 55 (36.42%) Event Correlation
6 52 (34.44%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 52 (34.44%) Risk Management
6 52 (34.44%) Threat Intelligence
7 51 (33.77%) Cyber Intelligence
8 50 (33.11%) Problem-Solving
9 47 (31.13%) Analytics
10 35 (23.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 31 (20.53%) Kalman Filter
11 31 (20.53%) Web Filtering
12 30 (19.87%) Security Architecture
13 28 (18.54%) ITIL
13 28 (18.54%) Trend Analysis
14 27 (17.88%) Security Management
15 24 (15.89%) Information Management
16 23 (15.23%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.58%) Python
2 17 (11.26%) PowerShell
3 16 (10.60%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.95%) Perl
5 11 (7.28%) VBA
6 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.32%) SQL
7 1 (0.66%) C#
7 1 (0.66%) Java
7 1 (0.66%) PHP
7 1 (0.66%) Ruby
7 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (52.32%) CISSP
2 68 (45.03%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (37.75%) CEH
4 40 (26.49%) CCNA
5 38 (25.17%) GCIA
6 30 (19.87%) GSEC
7 29 (19.21%) SSCP
8 28 (18.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 28 (18.54%) CCSP
8 28 (18.54%) SANS
9 26 (17.22%) GCIH
10 25 (16.56%) CISM
10 25 (16.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (15.89%) GCFA
11 24 (15.89%) GCFE
11 24 (15.89%) GREM
12 23 (15.23%) CSSLP
12 23 (15.23%) RHCA
12 23 (15.23%) VCAP
12 23 (15.23%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.27%) SLA
2 8 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.31%) QA
4 3 (1.99%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.66%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (7.28%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.96%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 47 (31.13%) RSA Security Analytics
2 24 (15.89%) Stealthwatch
3 15 (9.93%) QRadar
4 11 (7.28%) CSIRT
4 11 (7.28%) SCCM
5 9 (5.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (4.64%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.32%) SCOM
7 2 (1.32%) WSUS
8 1 (0.66%) EnCase
8 1 (0.66%) FTK
Vendors
1 56 (37.09%) Symantec
2 52 (34.44%) Splunk
3 40 (26.49%) Microsoft
4 34 (22.52%) VMware
5 30 (19.87%) Qualys
6 26 (17.22%) Cisco
7 24 (15.89%) CheckPoint
8 23 (15.23%) Red Hat
9 9 (5.96%) IBM
10 5 (3.31%) Google
11 1 (0.66%) Apple
11 1 (0.66%) Nuix