Period
to 16 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 196 190
Rank change year-on-year +20 -6 +53
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 60 39 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.16% 0.70% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.78% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 55 38 64
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% -15.00%
10th Percentile £41,000 £30,125 £23,300
90th Percentile £79,500 £100,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -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 4,694 4,986 5,838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.11% 89.05% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,917 4,022 4,643
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 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 July 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 July 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 +36 20 £60,000 +14.29% 7
Northamptonshire -21 12 £45,000 - 6
Derbyshire -5 10 £70,000 +47.37% 2
Leicestershire - 10 £65,000 - 5
Lincolnshire -1 2 - - 6
Cybersecurity
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 26 (43.33%) Information Security
2 24 (40.00%) CISSP
3 19 (31.67%) CISM
4 17 (28.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (25.00%) Firewall
5 15 (25.00%) Windows
6 14 (23.33%) SIEM
6 14 (23.33%) Security Operations
6 14 (23.33%) Security Operations Centre
7 13 (21.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
9 11 (18.33%) Degree
9 11 (18.33%) Management Information System
9 11 (18.33%) Risk Management
10 10 (16.67%) GIAC
10 10 (16.67%) PCI DSS
10 10 (16.67%) SANS
10 10 (16.67%) GDPR
11 9 (15.00%) Data Protection
11 9 (15.00%) ITIL
12 8 (13.33%) Security Management
12 8 (13.33%) Data Management
12 8 (13.33%) Computer Science
12 8 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
13 7 (11.67%) Incident Management
13 7 (11.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 7 (11.67%) Finance
14 6 (10.00%) Java
14 6 (10.00%) LAN

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 2 (3.33%) Apache
1 2 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) IaaS
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (10.00%) LAN
2 6 (10.00%) Network Security
2 6 (10.00%) WAN
3 5 (8.33%) MPLS
4 4 (6.67%) SSL
4 4 (6.67%) VPN
5 2 (3.33%) Internet
6 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (3.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (3.33%) EasyMock
1 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
1 2 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Military
3 1 (1.67%) Back Office
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Security Manager
2 11 (18.33%) IT Manager
2 11 (18.33%) IT Security Manager
3 8 (13.33%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Operational Security Manager
3 8 (13.33%) Operations Manager
3 8 (13.33%) Security Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Security Operations Manager
3 8 (13.33%) SOC Manager
4 6 (10.00%) SOC Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Compliance Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Security Compliance Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Information Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Junior
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) J2EE
2 2 (3.33%) EJB
2 2 (3.33%) Java EE
2 2 (3.33%) JSF
2 2 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
3 11 (18.33%) Management Information System
4 8 (13.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (6.67%) Mainframe
6 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.33%) Cyberattack
7 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (3.33%) Wiki
8 1 (1.67%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.67%) Linux
5 2 (3.33%) CentOS
5 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.33%) Unix
6 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Information Security
2 14 (23.33%) Security Operations
2 14 (23.33%) SIEM
3 13 (21.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.33%) Risk Management
5 9 (15.00%) Data Protection
5 9 (15.00%) ITIL
6 8 (13.33%) Data Management
6 8 (13.33%) Security Management
6 8 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (11.67%) Incident Management
7 7 (11.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (10.00%) DevOps
8 6 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (8.33%) Analytics
9 5 (8.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 5 (8.33%) ITIL V3
9 5 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (3.33%) C++
2 2 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) CISSP
2 19 (31.67%) CISM
3 11 (18.33%) Degree
4 10 (16.67%) GIAC
4 10 (16.67%) SANS
5 5 (8.33%) CCNA
5 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (8.33%) MCSE
5 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.33%) SSCP
6 3 (5.00%) CISMP
6 3 (5.00%) PCI QSA
7 2 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (3.33%) CISA
7 2 (3.33%) CRISC
7 2 (3.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (28.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (16.67%) GDPR
2 10 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 6 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (5.00%) PA-DSS
5 2 (3.33%) SLA
6 1 (1.67%) COBIT
6 1 (1.67%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) VMware
2 4 (6.67%) AlienVault
2 4 (6.67%) LogRhythm
2 4 (6.67%) Symantec
3 2 (3.33%) ArcSight
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.33%) Splunk
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle