Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Cyber Essentials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 320 351 355
Rank change year-on-year +31 +4 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials 21 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.19% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.56% 1.04% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 13
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.15% +23.81% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £65,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.68% +1.82% -15.38%

Cyber Essentials is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,345 1,345 1,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.24% 11.60% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1,020 1,361
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Cyber Essentials
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials in the East of England

Cyber Essentials
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in the East of England.

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials in the East of England

Cyber Essentials
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials in the East of England

Cyber Essentials
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 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
Cambridgeshire +13 14 £35,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +3 6 - -
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
Cyber Essentials
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials 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 of England region with a requirement for Cyber Essentials.

1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 13 (61.90%) Firewall
4 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (47.62%) Degree
4 10 (47.62%) Network Security
5 8 (38.10%) Network Architecture
5 8 (38.10%) Strategic Thinking
5 8 (38.10%) Network+ Certification
5 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (38.10%) WAN
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco
5 8 (38.10%) CCNA
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (28.57%) Information Security
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 6 (28.57%) IIS
7 6 (28.57%) Change Control
7 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
8 5 (23.81%) Threat Detection

Cyber Essentials
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (28.57%) IIS
2 5 (23.81%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) Network Security
3 8 (38.10%) WAN
4 5 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (23.81%) Kerberos
4 5 (23.81%) VLAN
4 5 (23.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Network Support
2 5 (23.81%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Security Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Network Support
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 3 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.76%) Compliance Officer
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Information Officer
4 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Security Compliance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
1 5 (23.81%) LAMP
1 5 (23.81%) LDAP
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Mindset
2 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Network Architecture
2 8 (38.10%) Strategic Thinking
3 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 6 (28.57%) Change Control
4 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (28.57%) Information Security
5 5 (23.81%) Due Diligence
5 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
5 5 (23.81%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 5 (23.81%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (23.81%) Open Source
5 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
5 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
5 5 (23.81%) SIEM
5 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (23.81%) Threat Detection
5 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
1 5 (23.81%) PHP
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
1 5 (23.81%) VBScript
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) CCNA
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CISM
4 1 (4.76%) CISA
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) CRISC
4 1 (4.76%) MBCS
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) GDPR
3 1 (4.76%) HIPAA
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 5 (23.81%) Veeam
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) WatchGuard