Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Cyber Essentials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 215 252
Rank change year-on-year +2 +37 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials 9 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.45% 1.00% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 4
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £53,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.49% +77.50% -
10th Percentile £38,375 £44,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £78,000 £32,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -18.52%

Cyber Essentials is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 619 602 1,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.18% 12.06% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 488 475 812
East Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.89% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,600 £25,050
90th Percentile £68,250 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Cyber Essentials
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials in the East Midlands

Cyber Essentials
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials in the East Midlands

Cyber Essentials
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Northamptonshire -4 5 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire +9 2 £39,000 -29.09% 1
Derbyshire +8 2 £38,500 -24.14%
Cyber Essentials
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cyber Essentials.

1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) MCSE
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Supplier Management
3 5 (55.56%) Regulatory Compliance
3 5 (55.56%) GDPR
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) SANS
5 2 (22.22%) IaaS
5 2 (22.22%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (22.22%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS

Cyber Essentials
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Compliance Manager
1 5 (55.56%) IT Manager
1 5 (55.56%) IT Security Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Security Compliance Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (11.11%) CESG
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
2 5 (55.56%) Regulatory Compliance
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (55.56%) MCSE
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CEH
2 2 (22.22%) GIAC
2 2 (22.22%) SANS
3 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) GPEN
3 1 (11.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (55.56%) GDPR
2 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm