Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 177 168
Rank change year-on-year +113 -9 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 159 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.28% 0.68% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 0.75% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 88 22 8
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £43,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.35% +43.75% -24.91%
10th Percentile £23,500 £32,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £68,250 £68,750 £87,625
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +15.00% -6.14%

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 3,431 3,355 3,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.33% 91.52% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,209 2,586 2,639
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - +1.16%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,250 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +47 132 £42,000 -11.58% 5
Cambridge +24 19 £45,000 -21.74% 5
Huntingdon +8 2 £24,000 -
Cybersecurity
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 91 (57.23%) SIEM
2 83 (52.20%) Firewall
3 79 (49.69%) Security Operations
4 78 (49.06%) CISSP
5 72 (45.28%) Information Security
6 64 (40.25%) Data Loss Prevention
7 62 (38.99%) Cisco Certification
8 61 (38.36%) Analytical Skills
8 61 (38.36%) Event Correlation
9 58 (36.48%) Retail
10 54 (33.96%) Splunk
10 54 (33.96%) Wireshark
11 53 (33.33%) Risk Management
11 53 (33.33%) Microsoft
12 52 (32.70%) Symantec
13 51 (32.08%) Problem-Solving
14 47 (29.56%) Threat Intelligence
14 47 (29.56%) Analytics
14 47 (29.56%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
14 47 (29.56%) RSA Security Analytics
15 45 (28.30%) CEH
15 45 (28.30%) Cyber Kill Chain
15 45 (28.30%) Self-Motivation
16 43 (27.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 43 (27.04%) VMware
17 42 (26.42%) Cyberthreat
18 40 (25.16%) Microsoft Certification
19 39 (24.53%) Intrusion Detection
19 39 (24.53%) Kalman Filter
19 39 (24.53%) Web Filtering

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 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.14%) Apache
2 5 (3.14%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 83 (52.20%) Firewall
2 54 (33.96%) Wireshark
3 39 (24.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 25 (15.72%) TCP/IP
5 20 (12.58%) HTTP
5 20 (12.58%) MPLS
5 20 (12.58%) SSL
5 20 (12.58%) VPN
6 18 (11.32%) DNS
7 11 (6.92%) LAN
7 11 (6.92%) WAN
8 6 (3.77%) Network Security
9 2 (1.26%) SMTP
10 1 (0.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.14%) Big Data
1 5 (3.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (3.14%) JMeter
1 5 (3.14%) Selenium
1 5 (3.14%) SoapUI
General
1 58 (36.48%) Retail
2 32 (20.13%) Finance
3 7 (4.40%) Banking
4 5 (3.14%) Advertising
4 5 (3.14%) Law
5 2 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (58.49%) Analyst
2 41 (25.79%) SOC Analyst
3 26 (16.35%) Security Analyst
3 26 (16.35%) SIEM Analyst
4 24 (15.09%) SIEM Engineer
5 22 (13.84%) Architect
5 22 (13.84%) SOC Engineer
6 21 (13.21%) Security Architect
7 18 (11.32%) Security Engineer
8 16 (10.06%) Operations Analyst
8 16 (10.06%) Security Operations Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) Application Security Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) Firewall Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) Web Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) Web Applications Analyst
10 7 (4.40%) Incident Analyst
10 7 (4.40%) SCCM Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Senior Security Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.14%) Kafka
1 5 (3.14%) SOAP
1 5 (3.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 61 (38.36%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (28.30%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 45 (28.30%) Self-Motivation
3 42 (26.42%) Cyberthreat
4 26 (16.35%) Security Operations Centre
5 21 (13.21%) Management Information System
6 12 (7.55%) Cyber Defence
6 12 (7.55%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.90%) Windows
2 22 (13.84%) Windows Server
3 19 (11.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (8.81%) Linux
4 14 (8.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (8.18%) Windows 10
5 13 (8.18%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.14%) AIX
8 3 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (57.23%) SIEM
2 79 (49.69%) Security Operations
3 72 (45.28%) Information Security
4 64 (40.25%) Data Loss Prevention
5 61 (38.36%) Event Correlation
6 53 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 51 (32.08%) Problem-Solving
8 47 (29.56%) Analytics
8 47 (29.56%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 47 (29.56%) Threat Intelligence
9 43 (27.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 39 (24.53%) Kalman Filter
10 39 (24.53%) Web Filtering
11 38 (23.90%) Trend Analysis
12 34 (21.38%) Cyber Intelligence
13 32 (20.13%) Security Architecture
14 30 (18.87%) Malware Reverse Engineering
14 30 (18.87%) Reverse Engineering
15 28 (17.61%) ITIL
16 27 (16.98%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.06%) JavaScript
1 16 (10.06%) Python
2 11 (6.92%) Perl
2 11 (6.92%) VBA
3 10 (6.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 78 (49.06%) CISSP
2 62 (38.99%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (28.30%) CEH
4 40 (25.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (21.38%) CCNP
5 34 (21.38%) CCSP
5 34 (21.38%) SSCP
6 33 (20.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 33 (20.75%) CSSLP
6 33 (20.75%) GCWN
6 33 (20.75%) ISSAP
6 33 (20.75%) ISSEP
6 33 (20.75%) MCSE
6 33 (20.75%) RHCA
6 33 (20.75%) RHCE
6 33 (20.75%) SANS
7 32 (20.13%) CCNA
8 30 (18.87%) CCIE
8 30 (18.87%) GCIA
9 29 (18.24%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.29%) SLA
2 9 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.14%) QA
4 3 (1.89%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.26%) GDPR
6 1 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 15 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.40%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.14%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.63%) XenApp
5 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 47 (29.56%) RSA Security Analytics
2 15 (9.43%) QRadar
3 13 (8.18%) SCCM
4 12 (7.55%) Stealthwatch
5 11 (6.92%) CSIRT
6 7 (4.40%) SCOM
7 5 (3.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (33.96%) Splunk
2 53 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 52 (32.70%) Symantec
4 43 (27.04%) VMware
5 33 (20.75%) Cisco
5 33 (20.75%) Red Hat
6 24 (15.09%) Qualys
7 12 (7.55%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.14%) Google
8 5 (3.14%) IBM
9 2 (1.26%) Apple
9 2 (1.26%) Citrix
10 1 (0.63%) NetApp
10 1 (0.63%) Zscaler