Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for SANS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SANS Institute
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 232 250
Rank change year-on-year +15 +18 +10
Permanent jobs citing SANS 14 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.018% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 0.087% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 8
East Midlands median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +28.00% +56.25%
10th Percentile £55,500 £77,500 £51,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £72,375
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +9.09%

SANS is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,027 1,149 1,758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.95% 20.56% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 815 914 1,322
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21% +5.56%

SANS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SANS in the East Midlands

SANS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SANS in the East Midlands

SANS
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 SANS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 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
Derbyshire - 7 £70,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 7 £61,250 - 1
SANS
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing SANS 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 SANS.

1 11 (78.57%) CISSP
1 11 (78.57%) CISM
2 10 (71.43%) GIAC
2 10 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (64.29%) Security Operations
3 9 (64.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
6 4 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (28.57%) GCP
6 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) HIPAA
6 4 (28.57%) OWASP
6 4 (28.57%) CSSLP
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (28.57%) Veracode
6 4 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (28.57%) SDLC
7 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 2 (14.29%) Use Case
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) Military
8 2 (14.29%) Network Security
8 2 (14.29%) Splunk

SANS
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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Operational Security Manager
1 7 (50.00%) Operations Manager
1 7 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 7 (50.00%) Security Operations Manager
1 7 (50.00%) SOC Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Security Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Software Architect
3 2 (14.29%) SOC Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Cyberattack
3 2 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) CESG
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (64.29%) Security Operations
3 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
5 4 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (28.57%) OWASP
5 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (14.29%) SIEM
6 2 (14.29%) Threat Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.14%) Information Security
7 1 (7.14%) ISMS
7 1 (7.14%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CISM
1 11 (78.57%) CISSP
2 10 (71.43%) GIAC
3 4 (28.57%) CSSLP
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) CEH
5 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (7.14%) GPEN
5 1 (7.14%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) GCP
1 4 (28.57%) HIPAA
2 1 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Veracode
2 2 (14.29%) ArcSight
2 2 (14.29%) Splunk