Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 193 231
Rank change year-on-year +91 +38 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 133 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.85% 0.62% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 0.68% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 78 27 31
East Midlands median annual salary £47,980 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +11.76% -22.73%
10th Percentile £22,250 £31,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £88,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -4.17% +9.09%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,295 4,698 5,979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.05% 90.36% 90.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3,327 3,882 4,724
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in the East Midlands

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in the East Midlands

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in the East Midlands

Cybersecurity
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 Cybersecurity within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 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
Nottinghamshire +66 54 £53,260 -28.99% 14
Leicestershire +28 50 £50,000 -13.04% 12
Derbyshire +15 14 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Northamptonshire -4 12 £45,000 +38.46% 9
Lincolnshire - 2 - - 3
Cybersecurity
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 47 (35.34%) Degree
2 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (28.57%) C++
4 37 (27.82%) Software Engineering
5 33 (24.81%) C#
5 33 (24.81%) TCP/IP
6 32 (24.06%) Linux
7 31 (23.31%) Java
8 30 (22.56%) Spring
9 29 (21.80%) Unit Testing
9 29 (21.80%) Time Management
9 29 (21.80%) Modbus
9 29 (21.80%) CAN bus
9 29 (21.80%) C
9 29 (21.80%) Firmware
9 29 (21.80%) RS-485
9 29 (21.80%) FreeRTOS
10 28 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 28 (21.05%) Device Driver
11 26 (19.55%) Scrum
11 26 (19.55%) Embedded Systems
12 25 (18.80%) Manufacturing
13 24 (18.05%) Information Security
14 23 (17.29%) Visual Studio
15 22 (16.54%) Apple iOS
15 22 (16.54%) SIEM
15 22 (16.54%) Android
15 22 (16.54%) Maven
16 21 (15.79%) Marketing
16 21 (15.79%) Robot Framework

Cybersecurity
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.02%) Apache
1 8 (6.02%) Confluence
2 1 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) GitHub
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.26%) SaaS
4 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (24.81%) TCP/IP
2 29 (21.80%) Modbus
2 29 (21.80%) RS-485
3 9 (6.77%) Firewall
4 5 (3.76%) LAN
4 5 (3.76%) MPLS
4 5 (3.76%) WAN
5 2 (1.50%) Network Security
6 1 (0.75%) Internet
6 1 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) Big Data
2 3 (2.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.75%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 23 (17.29%) Visual Studio
2 22 (16.54%) Maven
3 21 (15.79%) Robot Framework
4 10 (7.52%) Jenkins
4 10 (7.52%) JIRA
5 8 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (6.02%) Bitbucket
5 8 (6.02%) EasyMock
5 8 (6.02%) JUnit
6 7 (5.26%) Subversion
7 6 (4.51%) CppUnit
8 3 (2.26%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.75%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.75%) Hudson
9 1 (0.75%) Selenium
9 1 (0.75%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (18.80%) Manufacturing
2 21 (15.79%) Marketing
3 12 (9.02%) Automotive
4 8 (6.02%) Finance
5 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.50%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (16.54%) Software Engineer
2 18 (13.53%) Analyst
3 13 (9.77%) Lead Software Engineer
3 13 (9.77%) Security Engineer
3 13 (9.77%) Trainee
4 10 (7.52%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 10 (7.52%) Developer
4 10 (7.52%) Security Manager
4 10 (7.52%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (7.52%) SOC Engineer
5 9 (6.77%) SOC Analyst
6 8 (6.02%) Agile Developer
6 8 (6.02%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (6.02%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 8 (6.02%) DevOps Developer
6 8 (6.02%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.02%) Java Software Developer
6 8 (6.02%) Security Analyst
6 8 (6.02%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (22.56%) Spring
2 14 (10.53%) COM
3 8 (6.02%) EJB
3 8 (6.02%) Java EE
3 8 (6.02%) JSF
4 2 (1.50%) .NET
4 2 (1.50%) JSON
4 2 (1.50%) LDAP
4 2 (1.50%) Web Services
4 2 (1.50%) XML
4 2 (1.50%) XSLT
5 1 (0.75%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.75%) RESTful
5 1 (0.75%) SOAP
5 1 (0.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.80%) CAN bus
2 28 (21.05%) Device Driver
3 26 (19.55%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (11.28%) Cyberthreat
5 14 (10.53%) Computer Science
6 13 (9.77%) Driving Licence
7 10 (7.52%) Cyberattack
8 8 (6.02%) Wiki
9 6 (4.51%) Enterprise Cloud
10 5 (3.76%) Robotics
11 4 (3.01%) PKI
12 3 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (2.26%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (2.26%) Security Operations Centre
13 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
13 2 (1.50%) Smartcard
14 1 (0.75%) CESG
14 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.06%) Linux
2 29 (21.80%) FreeRTOS
3 22 (16.54%) Android
3 22 (16.54%) Apple iOS
4 21 (15.79%) Windows
5 8 (6.02%) CentOS
5 8 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.76%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.76%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.82%) Software Engineering
3 29 (21.80%) Time Management
3 29 (21.80%) Unit Testing
4 26 (19.55%) Scrum
5 24 (18.05%) Information Security
6 22 (16.54%) SIEM
7 17 (12.78%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 17 (12.78%) Mentoring
7 17 (12.78%) Threat Intelligence
8 15 (11.28%) Cyber Intelligence
9 14 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (9.02%) Security Operations
11 11 (8.27%) Vulnerability Management
12 10 (7.52%) DevOps
12 10 (7.52%) Open Source
12 10 (7.52%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (7.52%) Risk Management
12 10 (7.52%) Test Automation
12 10 (7.52%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 38 (28.57%) C++
2 33 (24.81%) C#
3 31 (23.31%) Java
4 29 (21.80%) C
5 12 (9.02%) Python
6 3 (2.26%) Perl
6 3 (2.26%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.26%) SQL
6 3 (2.26%) VBScript
7 1 (0.75%) Go
7 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 47 (35.34%) Degree
2 10 (7.52%) CISSP
3 8 (6.02%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (3.76%) CCNA
5 5 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.76%) MCSE
5 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.01%) SANS
7 3 (2.26%) CISA
7 3 (2.26%) CISM
7 3 (2.26%) CRISC
7 3 (2.26%) GIAC
8 2 (1.50%) CEH
8 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) CGEIT
9 1 (0.75%) GPEN
9 1 (0.75%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.75%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (7.52%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.26%) GDPR
3 6 (4.51%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.50%) SLA
6 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.75%) QA
6 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (21.80%) Firmware
2 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.50%) Nessus
3 1 (0.75%) Ansible
3 1 (0.75%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.75%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.77%) AlienVault
2 13 (9.77%) LogRhythm
3 9 (6.77%) Symantec
4 8 (6.02%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.76%) VMware
6 4 (3.01%) Qualys
7 3 (2.26%) Darktrace
7 3 (2.26%) McAfee
8 2 (1.50%) Splunk
9 1 (0.75%) Rapid7
9 1 (0.75%) Veracode