Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 233 250
Rank change year-on-year +38 +17 -88
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 31 34 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.60% 0.52% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.58% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 30
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -22.73% +37.50%
10th Percentile £31,150 £27,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £88,000 £72,500 £101,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

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 4579 5863 6672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.52% 89.06% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3784 4640 5426
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,975 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,375 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +17 15 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Derbyshire +2 8 £47,500 +5.56%
Leicestershire +27 4 £57,500 +70.37%
Northamptonshire +19 3 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Cybersecurity
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 19 (61.29%) Information Security
2 16 (51.61%) CISSP
3 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (38.71%) Data Protection
3 12 (38.71%) PCI DSS
3 12 (38.71%) GDPR
4 10 (32.26%) Risk Management
4 10 (32.26%) Finance
4 10 (32.26%) Business Continuity
5 8 (25.81%) CEH
5 8 (25.81%) Project Management
5 8 (25.81%) ISMS
5 8 (25.81%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
5 8 (25.81%) Marketing
6 7 (22.58%) Network Security
6 7 (22.58%) Computer Security
6 7 (22.58%) SIEM
6 7 (22.58%) CISM
6 7 (22.58%) Firewall
6 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.13%) Retail
8 5 (16.13%) Migration
8 5 (16.13%) GIAC
8 5 (16.13%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
8 5 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (16.13%) C#
8 5 (16.13%) Java

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Revit
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
1 7 (22.58%) Network Security
2 5 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Big Data
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (3.23%) GIS
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Marketing
3 5 (16.13%) Retail
4 4 (12.90%) Law
5 3 (9.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
1 7 (22.58%) Data Protection Officer
1 7 (22.58%) Information Officer
1 7 (22.58%) Information Security Officer
1 7 (22.58%) Security Officer
2 5 (16.13%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Technical Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Information Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Security Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Security Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Head of Security
4 3 (9.68%) IT Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Senior IT Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) CGI
2 1 (3.23%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.13%) User Experience
4 4 (12.90%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (6.45%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (6.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Information Security
2 12 (38.71%) Data Protection
3 10 (32.26%) Business Continuity
3 10 (32.26%) Risk Management
4 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
4 8 (25.81%) ISMS
4 8 (25.81%) Project Management
5 7 (22.58%) Computer Security
5 7 (22.58%) SIEM
6 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.13%) Analytics
7 5 (16.13%) Data Analytics
7 5 (16.13%) DevOps
7 5 (16.13%) Migration
7 5 (16.13%) Software Delivery
7 5 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
7 5 (16.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (16.13%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (12.90%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) C#
1 5 (16.13%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) Python
2 4 (12.90%) Ruby
3 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) CISSP
2 8 (25.81%) CEH
3 7 (22.58%) CISM
4 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 5 (16.13%) GIAC
4 5 (16.13%) SANS
5 4 (12.90%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (12.90%) GCIH
5 4 (12.90%) OSCP
5 4 (12.90%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (9.68%) CISA
6 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) CRISC
7 1 (3.23%) PCI QSA
7 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) GDPR
1 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (38.71%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.68%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (6.45%) ISO 22301
3 2 (6.45%) ISO 31000
3 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (3.23%) COBIT
4 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.23%) NIST 800
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Suricata
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) BT
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) FireEye
2 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
2 2 (6.45%) Intel
2 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
2 2 (6.45%) Sophos
2 2 (6.45%) Sourcefire
2 2 (6.45%) TippingPoint
3 1 (3.23%) AlienVault
3 1 (3.23%) Autodesk
3 1 (3.23%) CyberArk
3 1 (3.23%) NetIQ