Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 198 206
Rank change year-on-year +139 +8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 204 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.78% 0.72% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.16% 0.78% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 114 33 33
East Midlands median annual salary £48,990 £55,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.93% +26.44% -13.00%
10th Percentile £22,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £96,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% -

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 3,956 4,852 5,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.75% 91.46% 90.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,864 4,092 4,412
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 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 +94 85 £47,980 -36.03% 11
Leicestershire +29 74 £47,250 -3.08% 8
Northamptonshire +26 26 £54,000 +21.35% 1
Derbyshire +34 13 £26,500 - 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £62,500 - 1
Cybersecurity
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 80 (39.22%) Degree
2 75 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 64 (31.37%) C++
5 62 (30.39%) TCP/IP
6 61 (29.90%) C#
7 60 (29.41%) Linux
8 58 (28.43%) C
8 58 (28.43%) Firmware
8 58 (28.43%) Unit Testing
8 58 (28.43%) Time Management
8 58 (28.43%) Modbus
8 58 (28.43%) CAN bus
8 58 (28.43%) RS-485
8 58 (28.43%) FreeRTOS
9 57 (27.94%) Device Driver
10 56 (27.45%) Manufacturing
11 55 (26.96%) Embedded Systems
12 52 (25.49%) Microsoft
13 48 (23.53%) Scrum
14 47 (23.04%) Information Security
15 45 (22.06%) Java
15 45 (22.06%) Marketing
16 43 (21.08%) Spring
17 41 (20.10%) Android
17 41 (20.10%) Apple iOS
17 41 (20.10%) Technical Leadership
18 39 (19.12%) Maven
19 38 (18.63%) Visual Studio
19 38 (18.63%) Finance

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 7 (3.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.96%) Apache
2 4 (1.96%) Confluence
2 4 (1.96%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.49%) CMS
3 1 (0.49%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.82%) GitHub
1 18 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.39%) Office 365
4 5 (2.45%) IaaS
4 5 (2.45%) SaaS
5 4 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (30.39%) TCP/IP
2 58 (28.43%) Modbus
2 58 (28.43%) RS-485
3 17 (8.33%) Firewall
4 8 (3.92%) Network Security
5 7 (3.43%) VoIP
5 7 (3.43%) VPN
6 4 (1.96%) DNS
6 4 (1.96%) HTTP
6 4 (1.96%) IPv4
6 4 (1.96%) IPv6
7 2 (0.98%) Internet
7 2 (0.98%) LAN
7 2 (0.98%) SAN
7 2 (0.98%) WAN
8 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.94%) Big Data
2 3 (1.47%) Blockchain
3 2 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.98%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 39 (19.12%) Maven
2 38 (18.63%) Visual Studio
3 36 (17.65%) Robot Framework
4 14 (6.86%) Subversion
5 13 (6.37%) CppUnit
6 6 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.94%) JIRA
7 4 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.96%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.96%) EasyMock
7 4 (1.96%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.96%) JUnit
8 2 (0.98%) Gradle
8 2 (0.98%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.49%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.49%) Hudson
9 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
General
1 56 (27.45%) Manufacturing
2 45 (22.06%) Marketing
3 38 (18.63%) Finance
4 14 (6.86%) Banking
5 13 (6.37%) Telecoms
6 12 (5.88%) Automotive
7 10 (4.90%) Retail
8 5 (2.45%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.45%) Law
9 2 (0.98%) Publishing
10 1 (0.49%) Military
10 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 45 (22.06%) Software Engineer
2 35 (17.16%) Lead Software Engineer
3 22 (10.78%) Security Manager
4 18 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
5 16 (7.84%) Analyst
5 16 (7.84%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 16 (7.84%) Trainee
6 14 (6.86%) Software Test Engineer
6 14 (6.86%) Test Engineer
7 13 (6.37%) Consultant
7 13 (6.37%) Security Engineer
8 10 (4.90%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 9 (4.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 9 (4.41%) Security Analyst
10 8 (3.92%) Architect
10 8 (3.92%) Developer
11 7 (3.43%) SOC Analyst
11 7 (3.43%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (2.94%) IT Manager
12 6 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.08%) Spring
2 22 (10.78%) COM
3 6 (2.94%) .NET
3 6 (2.94%) Java EE
3 6 (2.94%) JSON
3 6 (2.94%) XML
4 5 (2.45%) RESTful
5 4 (1.96%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.96%) EJB
5 4 (1.96%) JSF
5 4 (1.96%) Protocol Buffers
5 4 (1.96%) REST
6 2 (0.98%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.98%) J2EE
6 2 (0.98%) LDAP
6 2 (0.98%) React
6 2 (0.98%) Spring Boot
6 2 (0.98%) Vue.js
6 2 (0.98%) Web Services
6 2 (0.98%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 58 (28.43%) CAN bus
2 57 (27.94%) Device Driver
3 55 (26.96%) Embedded Systems
4 17 (8.33%) Driving Licence
5 16 (7.84%) Fintech
6 14 (6.86%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (4.90%) Cyberattack
7 10 (4.90%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.92%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (3.43%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (2.45%) FMCG
11 5 (2.45%) Robotics
12 4 (1.96%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.96%) PKI
12 4 (1.96%) Wiki
13 3 (1.47%) Public Cloud
14 2 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 2 (0.98%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 60 (29.41%) Linux
2 58 (28.43%) FreeRTOS
3 41 (20.10%) Android
3 41 (20.10%) Apple iOS
4 29 (14.22%) Windows
5 7 (3.43%) AIX
6 6 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.45%) Unix
8 4 (1.96%) CentOS
8 4 (1.96%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 58 (28.43%) Time Management
3 58 (28.43%) Unit Testing
4 48 (23.53%) Scrum
5 47 (23.04%) Information Security
6 41 (20.10%) Technical Leadership
7 21 (10.29%) Test Automation
8 18 (8.82%) ITIL
9 17 (8.33%) Security Operations
9 17 (8.33%) SIEM
10 16 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (7.84%) DevOps
11 15 (7.35%) Business Transformation
11 15 (7.35%) Penetration Testing
12 14 (6.86%) Collaborative Working
12 14 (6.86%) Cyber Intelligence
12 14 (6.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 14 (6.86%) Software Testing
12 14 (6.86%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 64 (31.37%) C++
2 61 (29.90%) C#
3 58 (28.43%) C
4 45 (22.06%) Java
5 14 (6.86%) PowerShell
5 14 (6.86%) VBScript
6 13 (6.37%) Python
7 11 (5.39%) SQL
8 7 (3.43%) Perl
9 6 (2.94%) Go
10 4 (1.96%) Ruby
11 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.49%) PHP
12 1 (0.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 80 (39.22%) Degree
2 22 (10.78%) CISSP
3 19 (9.31%) CISM
4 10 (4.90%) Security Cleared
5 9 (4.41%) SC Cleared
6 8 (3.92%) CompTIA Security+
6 8 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (3.43%) CISA
7 7 (3.43%) CREST Certified
7 7 (3.43%) MCSA
7 7 (3.43%) MCSE
7 7 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (3.43%) OSCP
7 7 (3.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.94%) CEH
9 4 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (1.96%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (1.96%) CPTE
9 4 (1.96%) GPEN
10 3 (1.47%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (1.96%) COBIT
3 4 (1.96%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.47%) GDPR
5 2 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.98%) SLA
6 1 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 58 (28.43%) Firmware
2 21 (10.29%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.43%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.43%) XenServer
5 6 (2.94%) Docker
6 2 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (2.94%) Kubernetes
1 6 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.96%) CASB
3 2 (0.98%) Nessus
4 1 (0.49%) Ansible
4 1 (0.49%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.49%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.88%) IBM
3 11 (5.39%) VMware
4 8 (3.92%) CheckPoint
5 7 (3.43%) AlienVault
5 7 (3.43%) Citrix
5 7 (3.43%) LogRhythm
6 6 (2.94%) McAfee
6 6 (2.94%) Oracle
6 6 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.94%) Symantec
7 5 (2.45%) SAP
8 4 (1.96%) Cisco
8 4 (1.96%) F5
8 4 (1.96%) Google
8 4 (1.96%) Qualys
9 3 (1.47%) Darktrace
10 2 (0.98%) Dell
10 2 (0.98%) HP
11 1 (0.49%) Splunk