Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 198 215
Rank change year-on-year +60 +17 +30
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 82 28 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.72% 0.54% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 0.60% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 57 27 30
East Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +17.65% -22.73%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £100,000 £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 4,378 4,654 5,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.84% 90.11% 89.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3,540 3,848 4,657
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,350
England median annual salary £50,100 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.20% - +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +46 38 £65,000 -13.33% 7
Leicestershire - 16 £70,000 - 7
Derbyshire +9 14 £63,750 +34.21% 3
Northamptonshire -10 7 £45,000 +38.46% 5
Lincolnshire - 2 - - 3
Cybersecurity
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 21 (25.61%) Information Security
2 18 (21.95%) CISSP
3 17 (20.73%) SIEM
4 16 (19.51%) Mentoring
4 16 (19.51%) Security Operations
4 16 (19.51%) Windows
5 14 (17.07%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 14 (17.07%) Threat Intelligence
6 13 (15.85%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (14.63%) Degree
7 12 (14.63%) Cyber Intelligence
7 12 (14.63%) Cyberthreat
7 12 (14.63%) Computer Science
7 12 (14.63%) PCI DSS
8 11 (13.41%) Vulnerability Management
8 11 (13.41%) SANS
8 11 (13.41%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (13.41%) Risk Management
8 11 (13.41%) Java
8 11 (13.41%) CISM
9 10 (12.20%) Python
9 10 (12.20%) GIAC
9 10 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (12.20%) AlienVault
9 10 (12.20%) Threat Detection
9 10 (12.20%) LogRhythm
9 10 (12.20%) DevOps
10 9 (10.98%) Data Loss Prevention

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 6 (7.32%) Apache
1 6 (7.32%) Confluence
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.66%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) Firewall
2 6 (7.32%) LAN
2 6 (7.32%) WAN
3 5 (6.10%) MPLS
4 4 (4.88%) Network Security
5 1 (1.22%) Internet
5 1 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.22%) VoIP
5 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (7.32%) Bitbucket
1 6 (7.32%) EasyMock
1 6 (7.32%) Jenkins
1 6 (7.32%) JIRA
1 6 (7.32%) JUnit
2 1 (1.22%) Hudson
2 1 (1.22%) Selenium
2 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (1.22%) Publishing
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (19.51%) Security Manager
2 12 (14.63%) Security Engineer
3 11 (13.41%) Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) SOC Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Consultant
5 9 (10.98%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Security Consultant
6 8 (9.76%) Operational Security Manager
6 8 (9.76%) Security Operations Manager
7 7 (8.54%) Operations Manager
7 7 (8.54%) SOC Manager
8 6 (7.32%) Agile Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Architect
8 6 (7.32%) Developer
8 6 (7.32%) DevOps Developer
8 6 (7.32%) IT Manager
8 6 (7.32%) IT Security Manager
8 6 (7.32%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Java Software Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) EJB
1 6 (7.32%) Java EE
1 6 (7.32%) JSF
1 6 (7.32%) Spring
2 4 (4.88%) J2EE
3 1 (1.22%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Computer Science
1 12 (14.63%) Cyberthreat
2 11 (13.41%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (8.54%) Cyberattack
4 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Cloud
4 6 (7.32%) Wiki
5 4 (4.88%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.66%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.66%) Robotics
7 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.44%) PKI
8 1 (1.22%) CESG
8 1 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.51%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Linux
3 6 (7.32%) CentOS
3 6 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.10%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) Information Security
2 17 (20.73%) SIEM
3 16 (19.51%) Mentoring
3 16 (19.51%) Security Operations
4 14 (17.07%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 14 (17.07%) Threat Intelligence
5 13 (15.85%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (14.63%) Cyber Intelligence
7 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (13.41%) Risk Management
7 11 (13.41%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (12.20%) DevOps
8 10 (12.20%) Threat Detection
9 9 (10.98%) Data Loss Prevention
10 8 (9.76%) Open Source
11 7 (8.54%) OO
11 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
12 6 (7.32%) ITIL
12 6 (7.32%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.41%) Java
2 10 (12.20%) Python
3 6 (7.32%) C++
4 3 (3.66%) Perl
4 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.66%) VBScript
5 2 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (1.22%) Go
6 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) CISSP
2 12 (14.63%) Degree
3 11 (13.41%) CISM
3 11 (13.41%) SANS
4 10 (12.20%) GIAC
5 7 (8.54%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (7.32%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (6.10%) CCNA
7 5 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (6.10%) MCSE
7 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (4.88%) PCI QSA
9 2 (2.44%) CISA
9 2 (2.44%) CRISC
9 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.22%) CEH
10 1 (1.22%) CISMP
10 1 (1.22%) GPEN
10 1 (1.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) PCI DSS
2 10 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (8.54%) GDPR
4 6 (7.32%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (3.66%) PA-DSS
6 2 (2.44%) SLA
7 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.22%) QA
7 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.22%) Ansible
2 1 (1.22%) Cobbler
2 1 (1.22%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (1.22%) Nessus
2 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) AlienVault
1 10 (12.20%) LogRhythm
2 9 (10.98%) Symantec
3 6 (7.32%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.10%) VMware
5 3 (3.66%) McAfee
6 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.44%) Splunk
7 1 (1.22%) Qualys
7 1 (1.22%) Rapid7
7 1 (1.22%) Veracode