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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberattack in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberattack over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberattack
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 201 225 250
Rank change year-on-year +24 +25 +52
Permanent jobs citing Cyberattack 78 6 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.07% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.72% 0.32% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 11
10th Percentile - £45,000 £70,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £52,188 £72,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,750 £67,500 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year -20.37% -20.59% -5.56%
75th Percentile £68,000 £82,813 £91,250
90th Percentile £89,250 £91,250 -
Central London median annual salary £53,750 £67,500 £85,000
% change year-on-year -20.37% -20.59% +6.25%

Cyberattack is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,865 1,901 2,743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.17% 38.04% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2,204 1,685 2,420
10th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £41,475
25th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
75th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £88,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £112,500 £110,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%

Cyberattack
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cyberattack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cyberattack in the City of London

Cyberattack
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cyberattack in the City of London.

Salary trend for Cyberattack in the City of London

Cyberattack
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cyberattack in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Cyberattack in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing Cyberattack 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cyberattack.

1 68 (87.18%) Finance
2 65 (83.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 65 (83.33%) Threat Intelligence
3 64 (82.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 59 (75.64%) Agile
5 52 (66.67%) Software Engineering
6 44 (56.41%) Cyber Defence
7 41 (52.56%) Java
8 39 (50.00%) Scrum
9 36 (46.15%) DevOps
10 34 (43.59%) Public Sector
11 32 (41.03%) Security Cleared
11 32 (41.03%) Azure
11 32 (41.03%) AWS
12 30 (38.46%) Python
13 29 (37.18%) Cybercrime
14 25 (32.05%) Project Management
15 22 (28.21%) TDD
15 22 (28.21%) Git (software)
15 22 (28.21%) BDD
16 20 (25.64%) Cybersecurity
17 18 (23.08%) Social Skills
17 18 (23.08%) C#
18 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
18 17 (21.79%) Law
18 17 (21.79%) Test Automation
18 17 (21.79%) Self-Motivation
18 17 (21.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
19 16 (20.51%) TypeScript
19 16 (20.51%) Node.js

Cyberattack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (7.69%) Confluence
1 6 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.41%) JBoss
2 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.41%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Maple
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (41.03%) AWS
1 32 (41.03%) Azure
2 7 (8.97%) Amazon ECS
2 7 (8.97%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (8.97%) OpenShift
3 6 (7.69%) Trello
4 5 (6.41%) Azure Machine Learning
4 5 (6.41%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (6.41%) SaaS
5 1 (1.28%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Firewall
2 7 (8.97%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (8.97%) Software-Defined Networking
3 6 (7.69%) Network Security
3 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) MySQL
2 5 (6.41%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.28%) Power BI
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (28.21%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.67%) JIRA
3 10 (12.82%) Subversion
4 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (7.69%) IDA Disassembler
6 5 (6.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (6.41%) Bitbucket
6 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
6 5 (6.41%) Mercurial
6 5 (6.41%) SonarQube
6 5 (6.41%) TeamCity
General
1 68 (87.18%) Finance
2 64 (82.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 34 (43.59%) Public Sector
4 18 (23.08%) Social Skills
5 17 (21.79%) Law
6 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.41%) Police
7 3 (3.85%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (1.28%) Banking
8 1 (1.28%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (19.23%) Software Engineer
2 10 (12.82%) Analyst
3 7 (8.97%) Automation Tester
3 7 (8.97%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (8.97%) Security Analyst
3 7 (8.97%) Security Engineer
3 7 (8.97%) Tester
4 6 (7.69%) Developer
4 6 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 6 (7.69%) Security Researcher
4 6 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 6 (7.69%) Vulnerability Researcher
5 5 (6.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) IT Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (1.28%) Principal Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.51%) Node.js
2 12 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 11 (14.10%) HTML
3 11 (14.10%) Spring
4 10 (12.82%) .NET
4 10 (12.82%) Apache NiFi
4 10 (12.82%) Kafka
4 10 (12.82%) Spring Boot
5 6 (7.69%) Apache Camel
5 6 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 6 (7.69%) HTML5
5 6 (7.69%) React
6 5 (6.41%) EJB
6 5 (6.41%) Java EE
6 5 (6.41%) JDBC
6 5 (6.41%) JSF
6 5 (6.41%) JSP
6 5 (6.41%) ODBC
6 5 (6.41%) SOAP
6 5 (6.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (56.41%) Cyber Defence
2 29 (37.18%) Cybercrime
3 17 (21.79%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 7 (8.97%) Cloud Native
6 6 (7.69%) IoT
7 3 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.28%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (1.28%) Insider Threat
9 1 (1.28%) PKI
9 1 (1.28%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.67%) Windows
2 12 (15.38%) Linux
3 11 (14.10%) Android
3 11 (14.10%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (83.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 65 (83.33%) Threat Intelligence
2 59 (75.64%) Agile
3 52 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 39 (50.00%) Scrum
5 36 (46.15%) DevOps
6 25 (32.05%) Project Management
7 22 (28.21%) BDD
7 22 (28.21%) TDD
8 20 (25.64%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (21.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 17 (21.79%) Test Automation
10 16 (20.51%) Unit Testing
11 14 (17.95%) Mentoring
12 13 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (15.38%) Full Stack Development
13 12 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (15.38%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 12 (15.38%) Software Testing
14 9 (11.54%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 41 (52.56%) Java
2 30 (38.46%) Python
3 18 (23.08%) C#
4 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
5 16 (20.51%) TypeScript
6 14 (17.95%) C++
7 10 (12.82%) SQL
8 8 (10.26%) Go
9 7 (8.97%) Bash
10 5 (6.41%) MATLAB
10 5 (6.41%) R
11 3 (3.85%) Scala
12 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.28%) C
13 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (41.03%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.97%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.85%) CISSP
4 3 (3.85%) OSCP
5 2 (2.56%) Degree
5 2 (2.56%) GIAC
5 2 (2.56%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (1.28%) CEH
6 1 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.28%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.28%) OSCE
6 1 (1.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) QA
2 7 (8.97%) Accessibility
2 7 (8.97%) NIST
3 6 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Firmware
2 5 (6.41%) Docker
3 1 (1.28%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) Ansible
1 12 (15.38%) Kubernetes
2 7 (8.97%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.97%) Puppet
2 7 (8.97%) Terraform
3 1 (1.28%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Atlassian
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle
4 5 (6.41%) Google
4 5 (6.41%) Perforce
5 1 (1.28%) AlienVault
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco
5 1 (1.28%) ForeScout
5 1 (1.28%) Qualys
5 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow