Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SANS Institute
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 233 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 - +252
Permanent jobs citing SANS 15 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.019% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 0.090% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
East Midlands median annual salary £70,000 £100,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% - -
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -4.35%

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 1,033 1,116 1,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.54% 21.56% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 789 933 1,276
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,150 £23,300 £22,375
90th Percentile £73,750 £59,550 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SANS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram 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 20 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 +30 7 £62,500 -37.50% 1
Derbyshire - 7 £70,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
SANS
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 (73.33%) GIAC
1 11 (73.33%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (66.67%) CISSP
2 10 (66.67%) CISM
3 9 (60.00%) Security Operations
4 7 (46.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Cryptography
6 3 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (20.00%) GCP
6 3 (20.00%) SIEM
6 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) Veracode
6 3 (20.00%) HIPAA
6 3 (20.00%) OWASP
6 3 (20.00%) CSSLP
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 3 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) Splunk
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) Finance

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 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Operational Security Manager
1 7 (46.67%) Operations Manager
1 7 (46.67%) Security Manager
1 7 (46.67%) Security Operations Manager
1 7 (46.67%) SOC Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Security Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Sales Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (60.00%) Security Operations
3 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Cryptography
5 3 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (20.00%) OWASP
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) SIEM
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Information Security
7 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) GIAC
2 10 (66.67%) CISM
2 10 (66.67%) CISSP
3 3 (20.00%) CSSLP
4 2 (13.33%) CEH
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (6.67%) GPEN
5 1 (6.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) GCP
1 3 (20.00%) HIPAA
2 2 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Veracode
2 2 (13.33%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm