Period
to 11 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberthreat in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberthreat over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberthreat
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 334 341
Rank change year-on-year +91 +7 +37
Permanent jobs citing Cyberthreat 84 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.85% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 0.48% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 46 16 15
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £34,000 £35,875 £33,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £74,369 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £59,322
% change year-on-year - -7.29% -1.13%

Cyberthreat is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,226 5,004 4,844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 42.61% 41.18% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3,087 3,872 3,915
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.30%
10th Percentile £27,010 £26,250 £25,600
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

Cyberthreat
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cyberthreat in the East of England

Cyberthreat
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Cyberthreat in the East of England

Cyberthreat
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyberthreat in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Cyberthreat in the East of England

Cyberthreat
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 Cyberthreat within the East of England region over the 6 months to 11 December 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 +83 57 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Bedfordshire +11 13 £55,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +26 7 £80,000 +10.34% 1
Essex +15 7 £34,000 -
Cyberthreat
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Cyberthreat 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 Cyberthreat.

1 68 (80.95%) CISSP
2 66 (78.57%) Security Operations
3 62 (73.81%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (71.43%) Information Security
5 57 (67.86%) SIEM
5 57 (67.86%) Cybersecurity
5 57 (67.86%) Cyber Intelligence
6 53 (63.10%) Threat Intelligence
6 53 (63.10%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 51 (60.71%) Self-Motivation
7 51 (60.71%) Retail
8 50 (59.52%) Problem-Solving
9 47 (55.95%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 47 (55.95%) Event Correlation
9 47 (55.95%) RSA Security Analytics
9 47 (55.95%) Splunk
9 47 (55.95%) Data Loss Prevention
9 47 (55.95%) Analytics
9 47 (55.95%) Wireshark
9 47 (55.95%) Risk Management
9 47 (55.95%) Firewall
9 47 (55.95%) Symantec
9 47 (55.95%) Cisco Certification
10 37 (44.05%) Security Management
11 30 (35.71%) CEH
11 30 (35.71%) GCIA
11 30 (35.71%) GCIH
11 30 (35.71%) GCFA
11 30 (35.71%) GREM
12 29 (34.52%) GSEC

Cyberthreat
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:

Communications & Networking
1 47 (55.95%) Firewall
1 47 (55.95%) Wireshark
2 29 (34.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (7.14%) Network Security
3 6 (7.14%) Sourcefire
4 3 (3.57%) DNS
4 3 (3.57%) FTP
4 3 (3.57%) SMTP
4 3 (3.57%) SSL
General
1 51 (60.71%) Retail
2 11 (13.10%) Finance
3 7 (8.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (77.38%) Analyst
2 18 (21.43%) SIEM Analyst
2 18 (21.43%) SIEM Engineer
2 18 (21.43%) SOC Analyst
2 18 (21.43%) SOC Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) Security Analyst
4 13 (15.48%) Information Analyst
4 13 (15.48%) Information Security Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) Graduate
5 7 (8.33%) IT Graduate
6 6 (7.14%) Incident Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Cyber Intelligence Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Security Specialist
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Security Specialist
9 3 (3.57%) SOC Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 62 (73.81%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (60.71%) Self-Motivation
3 47 (55.95%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 28 (33.33%) Cyber Defence
5 24 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
6 13 (15.48%) Management Information System
7 11 (13.10%) Cyberattack
8 7 (8.33%) Mobile App
8 7 (8.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (78.57%) Security Operations
2 60 (71.43%) Information Security
3 57 (67.86%) Cyber Intelligence
3 57 (67.86%) Cybersecurity
3 57 (67.86%) SIEM
4 53 (63.10%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 53 (63.10%) Threat Intelligence
5 50 (59.52%) Problem-Solving
6 47 (55.95%) Analytics
6 47 (55.95%) Data Loss Prevention
6 47 (55.95%) Event Correlation
6 47 (55.95%) Risk Management
7 37 (44.05%) Security Management
8 24 (28.57%) Information Management
9 23 (27.38%) Computer Forensics
9 23 (27.38%) Kalman Filter
9 23 (27.38%) Mentoring
9 23 (27.38%) Reverse Engineering
9 23 (27.38%) Trend Analysis
9 23 (27.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 68 (80.95%) CISSP
2 47 (55.95%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (35.71%) CEH
3 30 (35.71%) GCFA
3 30 (35.71%) GCIA
3 30 (35.71%) GCIH
3 30 (35.71%) GREM
4 29 (34.52%) GSEC
5 24 (28.57%) CCNA
5 24 (28.57%) GCFE
6 23 (27.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 23 (27.38%) CCIE Security
6 23 (27.38%) CSSLP
6 23 (27.38%) ISSAP
6 23 (27.38%) ISSEP
6 23 (27.38%) RHCA
6 23 (27.38%) SANS
6 23 (27.38%) VCAP
6 23 (27.38%) VCDX
6 23 (27.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) COBIT
2 3 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 47 (55.95%) RSA Security Analytics
2 24 (28.57%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 47 (55.95%) Splunk
1 47 (55.95%) Symantec
2 24 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 24 (28.57%) Qualys
3 23 (27.38%) Cisco
3 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
3 23 (27.38%) Red Hat
3 23 (27.38%) VMware