Period
to 21 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyber Kill Chain in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Kill Chain over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyber Kill Chain
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1117 1107 1220
Rank change year-on-year -10 +113 +56
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Kill Chain 46 42 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.026% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.065% 0.061% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 16 37 45
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% -26.67% +66.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £77,500 £75,375
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% -26.67% +66.67%

Cyber Kill Chain 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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 71,237 68,646 84,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.87% 42.54% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 56,543 56,198 69,359
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,056 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% -1.89% +6.38%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +7.78%

Cyber Kill Chain
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cyber Kill Chain as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Kill Chain in England

Cyber Kill Chain
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cyber Kill Chain in England

Cyber Kill Chain
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyber Kill Chain in England over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Cyber Kill Chain in England

Cyber Kill Chain
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Kill Chain within the England region over the 6 months to 21 April 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
London -4 24 £55,000 -26.67% 2
South East -22 11 - -
East of England - 10 £37,500 -
North of England - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Cyber Kill Chain
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing Cyber Kill Chain 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 England region with a requirement for Cyber Kill Chain.

1 37 (80.43%) SIEM
2 32 (69.57%) Cybersecurity
2 32 (69.57%) Information Security
3 28 (60.87%) Security Operations
4 23 (50.00%) SANS
4 23 (50.00%) Firewall
4 23 (50.00%) Windows
5 22 (47.83%) CISSP
6 19 (41.30%) Analytics
7 18 (39.13%) RSA Security Analytics
7 18 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (39.13%) Cisco
7 18 (39.13%) Linux
7 18 (39.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 17 (36.96%) Threat Intelligence
9 16 (34.78%) Cyberthreat
10 15 (32.61%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 15 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (32.61%) Malware Analysis
11 14 (30.43%) Sun
11 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
11 14 (30.43%) GIAC
12 13 (28.26%) Wireshark
13 12 (26.09%) Computer Security
13 12 (26.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 12 (26.09%) Ethical Hacking
14 11 (23.91%) GCIH
14 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
14 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
14 11 (23.91%) CCNA

Cyber Kill Chain
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (19.57%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (50.00%) Firewall
2 18 (39.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
4 13 (28.26%) Wireshark
5 7 (15.22%) Network Security
6 6 (13.04%) DNS
6 6 (13.04%) SMTP
7 4 (8.70%) DHCP
7 4 (8.70%) SSL
8 2 (4.35%) FTP
8 2 (4.35%) HTTP
8 2 (4.35%) LAN
8 2 (4.35%) tcpdump
8 2 (4.35%) WAN
9 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) Maltego
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Burp Suite
2 2 (4.35%) IDA Disassembler
2 2 (4.35%) OllyDbg
2 2 (4.35%) WinDbg
3 1 (2.17%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Games
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (65.22%) Analyst
2 28 (60.87%) Security Analyst
3 11 (23.91%) SIEM Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Operations Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Security Operations Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Security Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Incident Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Security Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) SOC Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) IT Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Radar Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) Application Security Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) IT Operations Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) Web Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.17%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Cyberthreat
2 15 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (21.74%) Management Information System
4 9 (19.57%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (13.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
7 4 (8.70%) Fintech
8 3 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (4.35%) Blog
10 1 (2.17%) Cyber Warfare
10 1 (2.17%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 23 (50.00%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Linux
3 8 (17.39%) FreeBSD
3 8 (17.39%) Unix
4 2 (4.35%) AIX
4 2 (4.35%) CentOS
4 2 (4.35%) HPUX
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.17%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) SIEM
2 32 (69.57%) Cybersecurity
2 32 (69.57%) Information Security
3 28 (60.87%) Security Operations
4 19 (41.30%) Analytics
5 17 (36.96%) Threat Intelligence
6 15 (32.61%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 15 (32.61%) Malware Analysis
7 12 (26.09%) Computer Security
7 12 (26.09%) Ethical Hacking
7 12 (26.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (23.91%) Open Source
9 10 (21.74%) Data Loss Prevention
9 10 (21.74%) Event Correlation
10 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
10 9 (19.57%) Security Monitoring
10 9 (19.57%) Threat Modelling
11 8 (17.39%) Cyber Intelligence
11 8 (17.39%) ITIL
11 8 (17.39%) Network Packet Capture
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
1 3 (6.52%) C
1 3 (6.52%) C++
1 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.52%) Python
2 2 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (2.17%) Assembly Language
3 1 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) SANS
2 22 (47.83%) CISSP
3 18 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (30.43%) GIAC
5 11 (23.91%) CCNA
5 11 (23.91%) GCIH
6 10 (21.74%) CISM
7 9 (19.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 9 (19.57%) CCNP
7 9 (19.57%) CCSP
7 9 (19.57%) CISA
7 9 (19.57%) CSSLP
7 9 (19.57%) GCWN
7 9 (19.57%) ISSAP
7 9 (19.57%) ISSEP
7 9 (19.57%) MCSE
7 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (19.57%) RHCA
7 9 (19.57%) RHCE
7 9 (19.57%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) NIST 800
2 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.70%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (8.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (39.13%) RSA Security Analytics
2 8 (17.39%) Juniper STRM
2 8 (17.39%) QRadar
2 8 (17.39%) RSA enVision
3 2 (4.35%) CSIRT
4 1 (2.17%) FTK
4 1 (2.17%) Nessus
4 1 (2.17%) Nmap
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Cisco
2 14 (30.43%) Sun
3 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
3 11 (23.91%) Splunk
4 10 (21.74%) Symantec
5 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
5 9 (19.57%) Juniper
5 9 (19.57%) LogRhythm
6 8 (17.39%) IBM
7 7 (15.22%) VMware
8 4 (8.70%) FireEye
9 1 (2.17%) ForeScout
9 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.17%) HP
9 1 (2.17%) Nuix
9 1 (2.17%) Palantir