Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyber Defence in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Defence over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyber Defence
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 132 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Defence 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.096% 0.097% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
East Sussex median annual salary £86,250 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +130.00% - -
South East median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% +15.38%

Cyber Defence 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 East Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 748 709 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 35.76% 34.43% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 649 638 555
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - -

Cyber Defence
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Defence within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 14 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
Brighton +2 1 £90,000 +140.00%
Hove - 1 £82,500 -
Cyber Defence
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Cyber Defence 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Cyber Defence.

1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (100.00%) Database Security
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (100.00%) QRadar
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 2 (100.00%) CSIRT
1 2 (100.00%) CEH

Cyber Defence
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Head of Operations
1 2 (100.00%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Database Security
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) CASB
1 2 (100.00%) CSIRT
1 2 (100.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) IBM