The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
England / East of England
Rank 211 227 251
Rank change year-on-year +16 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 36 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.60% 0.57% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.65% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 18
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £41,550
10% offered a salary of more than £72,800 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +15.00%  

Cybersecurity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5261 6469 6314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.20% 87.89% 84.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4173 5109 5031
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in the East of England

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in the East of England

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in the East of England

Cybersecurity
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 Cybersecurity within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +12 12 £28,000 -41.05% 5
Hertfordshire +19 11 £78,000 +20.00% 3
Bedfordshire +21 6 £45,000 -43.75% 1
Essex - 6 £26,000 -
Suffolk +20 1 £49,000 -10.90%
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 19 (30.65%) Firewall
2 17 (27.42%) Windows
2 17 (27.42%) Information Security
3 15 (24.19%) Risk Management
3 15 (24.19%) ITIL
4 14 (22.58%) CISSP
4 14 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
4 14 (22.58%) Security Operations
5 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
5 13 (20.97%) CISM
6 12 (19.35%) Finance
6 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
6 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
7 11 (17.74%) Cisco
8 10 (16.13%) Cyber Intelligence
8 10 (16.13%) Presales
9 9 (14.52%) SIEM
9 9 (14.52%) Security Management
10 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
10 8 (12.90%) Linux
10 8 (12.90%) Java
10 8 (12.90%) Network Security
10 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (11.29%) Security Operations Centre
11 7 (11.29%) Degree
11 7 (11.29%) Test Management
11 7 (11.29%) Security Architecture
11 7 (11.29%) CISA
11 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management

Cybersecurity
Top Related 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 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.65%) Firewall
2 8 (12.90%) Network Security
3 6 (9.68%) SSL
4 5 (8.06%) HTTP
5 4 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.84%) WLAN
7 1 (1.61%) DNS
7 1 (1.61%) VoIP
7 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Geospatial Data
1 5 (8.06%) GIS
1 5 (8.06%) RDBMS
1 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) Big Data
2 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) ClearQuest
1 5 (8.06%) CruiseControl
1 5 (8.06%) FishEye
1 5 (8.06%) Hudson
1 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.06%) JIRA
1 5 (8.06%) JUnit
1 5 (8.06%) Selenium
1 5 (8.06%) SoapUI
1 5 (8.06%) TeamCity
1 5 (8.06%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Local Government
3 3 (4.84%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.84%) Billing
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (16.13%) Security Manager
2 9 (14.52%) Security Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Consultant
3 7 (11.29%) Presales Consultant
3 7 (11.29%) Security Consultant
3 7 (11.29%) Security Presales Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Network Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) SOC Manager
5 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Operational Security Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Operations Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Security Operations Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) GWT
1 5 (8.06%) Middleware
1 5 (8.06%) REST
1 5 (8.06%) RESTful
1 5 (8.06%) SOAP
1 5 (8.06%) Web Services
2 3 (4.84%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) CESG
1 7 (11.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
3 5 (8.06%) iPhone
3 5 (8.06%) N-Tier
3 5 (8.06%) PDA
4 4 (6.45%) Cyber Defence
4 4 (6.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.84%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.42%) Windows
2 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.06%) Windows 10
4 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.45%) Unix
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Information Security
2 15 (24.19%) ITIL
2 15 (24.19%) Risk Management
3 14 (22.58%) Security Operations
4 10 (16.13%) Cyber Intelligence
4 10 (16.13%) Presales
5 9 (14.52%) Security Management
5 9 (14.52%) SIEM
6 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.29%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (11.29%) Security Architecture
6 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.29%) Test Management
7 6 (9.68%) Business Development
8 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.06%) Kanban
8 5 (8.06%) Open Source
8 5 (8.06%) Software Testing
8 5 (8.06%) TDD
8 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) Java
2 6 (9.68%) SQL
3 5 (8.06%) C
4 3 (4.84%) C++
4 3 (4.84%) Python
4 3 (4.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) CISSP
2 13 (20.97%) CISM
3 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
4 7 (11.29%) CISA
4 7 (11.29%) Degree
5 6 (9.68%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.84%) CCIE
8 1 (1.61%) CCNA
8 1 (1.61%) CCNP
8 1 (1.61%) CLAS
8 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.84%) SCCM
3 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.61%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Cisco
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.06%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.45%) ArcSight
4 4 (6.45%) Symantec
4 4 (6.45%) TippingPoint
5 3 (4.84%) Blue Coat
5 3 (4.84%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.84%) F5
5 3 (4.84%) NetApp
5 3 (4.84%) Palo Alto
5 3 (4.84%) VMware
6 2 (3.23%) BT
6 2 (3.23%) HP
6 2 (3.23%) SAP
7 1 (1.61%) NetWitness
7 1 (1.61%) Splunk
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