The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 189 351
Rank change year-on-year +4 +162  
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 1605 1623 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.91% 1.78% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 2.00% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1232 682
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75432 81132 91432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.71% 88.99% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 61224 68664 75601
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in England

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in England

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London +32 794 £65,000 +4.00% 101
South East +10 318 £50,000 -16.66% 41
South West -59 143 £50,000 - 16
North West -17 136 £52,500 +10.52% 22
West Midlands +33 94 £43,750 -30.00% 10
East of England +25 65 £57,500 +15.00% 17
Yorkshire -31 30 £50,000 -6.97% 18
East Midlands +20 17 £47,500 +11.76% 7
North East +10 1 £80,000 +23.07% 1
Midlands - 1 £52,500 - 17
Cybersecurity
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 1119 (36.57%) Information Security
2 774 (25.29%) CISSP
3 698 (22.81%) Security Cleared
4 647 (21.14%) Finance
5 618 (20.20%) Linux
6 606 (19.80%) Firewall
7 605 (19.77%) Windows
8 566 (18.50%) Degree
9 562 (18.37%) SIEM
10 557 (18.20%) CISM
11 527 (17.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 442 (14.44%) Java
13 435 (14.22%) Agile Software Development
13 435 (14.22%) Penetration Testing
14 409 (13.37%) Security Operations
15 391 (12.78%) Network Security
16 387 (12.65%) Risk Management
17 377 (12.32%) Python
18 356 (11.63%) Security Architecture
19 337 (11.01%) SC Cleared
20 313 (10.23%) DV Cleared
21 306 (10.00%) ITIL
22 289 (9.44%) C++
22 289 (9.44%) Computer Science
23 285 (9.31%) PCI DSS
24 284 (9.28%) Data Protection
25 280 (9.15%) CISA
26 271 (8.86%) Management Information System
27 258 (8.43%) C
27 258 (8.43%) Unix

Cybersecurity
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 57 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
2 42 (1.37%) Apache Spark
2 42 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 34 (1.11%) Apache
3 34 (1.11%) MS Exchange
4 29 (0.95%) IIS
5 23 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (0.75%) WebLogic
6 21 (0.69%) Apache Pig
7 18 (0.59%) Confluence
8 17 (0.56%) OpenStack
9 16 (0.52%) WebSphere
10 15 (0.49%) JBoss
11 11 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (0.26%) Skype for Business
12 8 (0.26%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.16%) nginx
14 4 (0.13%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.098%) Documentum
16 2 (0.065%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.098%) GIMP
8 2 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.033%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.33%) assyst
3 8 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.23%) SAP CO
4 7 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (0.20%) Sentinel
6 4 (0.13%) SAP BPC
6 4 (0.13%) SAP PS
7 3 (0.098%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.033%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 141 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (3.27%) SaaS
3 77 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (1.37%) IaaS
5 38 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (1.24%) Office 365
6 34 (1.11%) PaaS
7 21 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
8 20 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (0.52%) GitHub
10 12 (0.39%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
11 9 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.098%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.098%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.098%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.098%) Route 53
13 2 (0.065%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.033%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 606 (19.80%) Firewall
2 391 (12.78%) Network Security
3 240 (7.84%) TCP/IP
4 175 (5.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 145 (4.74%) Internet
6 126 (4.12%) DNS
7 86 (2.81%) DHCP
8 81 (2.65%) LAN
8 81 (2.65%) WAN
9 71 (2.32%) VPN
10 63 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
10 63 (2.06%) HTTP
11 57 (1.86%) VLAN
12 46 (1.50%) SSL
12 46 (1.50%) Wireshark
13 45 (1.47%) Wireless
14 43 (1.41%) MPLS
15 38 (1.24%) Ethernet
16 30 (0.98%) VoIP
17 28 (0.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (5.16%) Big Data
2 78 (2.55%) Hadoop
2 78 (2.55%) SQL Server
3 60 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 38 (1.24%) MongoDB
5 29 (0.95%) GIS
6 28 (0.92%) MySQL
7 27 (0.88%) Apache Hive
8 24 (0.78%) Blockchain
9 22 (0.72%) Data Lake
10 21 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
11 19 (0.62%) Redis
12 16 (0.52%) Relational Database
13 13 (0.42%) Cognos Impromptu
14 12 (0.39%) Couchbase
15 11 (0.36%) InfluxDB
16 10 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
17 9 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 85 (2.78%) Selenium
2 60 (1.96%) Cucumber
2 60 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 51 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 49 (1.60%) JIRA
5 41 (1.34%) JMeter
6 37 (1.21%) Metasploit
7 33 (1.08%) LoadRunner
8 28 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 22 (0.72%) IDA Disassembler
10 16 (0.52%) JUnit
11 15 (0.49%) Bitbucket
12 13 (0.42%) WebDriver
13 12 (0.39%) Burp Suite
13 12 (0.39%) Gatling
13 12 (0.39%) TeamCity
14 11 (0.36%) Maven
14 11 (0.36%) OllyDbg
14 11 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (0.36%) WinDbg
General
1 647 (21.14%) Finance
2 191 (6.24%) Banking
3 184 (6.01%) Telecoms
4 147 (4.80%) Marketing
5 106 (3.46%) Legal
6 71 (2.32%) Manufacturing
7 70 (2.29%) Electronics
8 69 (2.25%) Law
9 58 (1.90%) Retail
10 39 (1.27%) Games
11 34 (1.11%) Aerospace
12 29 (0.95%) Military
13 25 (0.82%) Investment Banking
14 24 (0.78%) Local Government
15 22 (0.72%) German Language
15 22 (0.72%) Spanish Language
16 21 (0.69%) French Language
17 16 (0.52%) Dutch Language
17 16 (0.52%) Italian Language
18 15 (0.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 563 (18.40%) Analyst
2 413 (13.50%) Security Analyst
3 375 (12.25%) Security Manager
4 338 (11.05%) Consultant
5 297 (9.71%) Security Engineer
6 244 (7.97%) Security Consultant
7 223 (7.29%) Developer
8 215 (7.03%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 203 (6.63%) Architect
9 203 (6.63%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 155 (5.07%) Security Architect
11 120 (3.92%) Network Engineer
12 117 (3.82%) Software Engineer
13 113 (3.69%) Cybersecurity Engineer
14 112 (3.66%) Cybersecurity Consultant
15 99 (3.24%) SOC Analyst
16 97 (3.17%) Senior Manager
17 94 (3.07%) Software Developer
18 91 (2.97%) Information Security Manager
19 90 (2.94%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (4.80%) Web Services
2 142 (4.64%) HTML
3 101 (3.30%) CSS
4 67 (2.19%) .NET
5 43 (1.41%) Node.js
6 38 (1.24%) Java EE
7 33 (1.08%) REST
7 33 (1.08%) XML
8 31 (1.01%) jQuery
9 30 (0.98%) J2EE
10 29 (0.95%) HTML5
11 27 (0.88%) Regular Expression
12 26 (0.85%) .NET Framework
12 26 (0.85%) CSS3
13 25 (0.82%) JSON
13 25 (0.82%) Spring
14 24 (0.78%) AngularJS
15 21 (0.69%) Django
16 20 (0.65%) React
17 19 (0.62%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 289 (9.44%) Computer Science
2 271 (8.86%) Management Information System
3 218 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
4 186 (6.08%) Security Operations Centre
5 174 (5.69%) Cyberthreat
6 164 (5.36%) Cyber Attack
7 96 (3.14%) Data Centre
8 90 (2.94%) Cyber Defence
9 82 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
10 66 (2.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 60 (1.96%) Cybercrime
12 56 (1.83%) CESG
13 52 (1.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 49 (1.60%) PKI
15 44 (1.44%) Smartphone
16 43 (1.41%) Cyber Kill Chain
17 40 (1.31%) Fintech
18 36 (1.18%) Internet of Things
19 34 (1.11%) Mobile App
19 34 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 618 (20.20%) Linux
2 605 (19.77%) Windows
3 258 (8.43%) Unix
4 161 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 107 (3.50%) Android
6 89 (2.91%) Apple iOS
7 62 (2.03%) Mac OS X
8 55 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 53 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 50 (1.63%) VxWorks
11 37 (1.21%) CentOS
12 34 (1.11%) Windows 7
13 32 (1.05%) Ubuntu
14 28 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (0.65%) Mac OS
16 19 (0.62%) Windows 10
17 14 (0.46%) AIX
17 14 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 13 (0.42%) Solaris
19 10 (0.33%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1119 (36.57%) Information Security
2 562 (18.37%) SIEM
3 435 (14.22%) Agile Software Development
3 435 (14.22%) Penetration Testing
4 409 (13.37%) Security Operations
5 387 (12.65%) Risk Management
6 356 (11.63%) Security Architecture
7 306 (10.00%) ITIL
8 284 (9.28%) Data Protection
9 237 (7.75%) Software Engineering
10 213 (6.96%) Project Management
11 209 (6.83%) Vulnerability Management
12 207 (6.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 205 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 198 (6.47%) Analytics
15 191 (6.24%) Security Monitoring
16 182 (5.95%) Incident Management
17 172 (5.62%) Business Development
18 160 (5.23%) Presales
19 152 (4.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 442 (14.44%) Java
2 377 (12.32%) Python
3 289 (9.44%) C++
4 258 (8.43%) C
5 224 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 219 (7.16%) SQL
7 193 (6.31%) C#
8 124 (4.05%) Ruby
9 103 (3.37%) Perl
10 73 (2.39%) PowerShell
11 72 (2.35%) Bash Shell
12 49 (1.60%) PHP
13 33 (1.08%) Shell Script
14 28 (0.92%) Scala
15 19 (0.62%) Objective-C
16 18 (0.59%) Go
16 18 (0.59%) R
16 18 (0.59%) VB
17 9 (0.29%) Korn
18 6 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 774 (25.29%) CISSP
2 698 (22.81%) Security Cleared
3 566 (18.50%) Degree
4 557 (18.20%) CISM
5 337 (11.01%) SC Cleared
6 313 (10.23%) DV Cleared
7 280 (9.15%) CISA
8 180 (5.88%) SANS
9 174 (5.69%) CEH
10 165 (5.39%) GCIH
10 165 (5.39%) GIAC
11 135 (4.41%) GCIA
12 132 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
12 132 (4.31%) CREST Certified
13 93 (3.04%) ISEB
14 92 (3.01%) CESG Certified Professional
15 86 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
16 76 (2.48%) CCNP
17 73 (2.39%) CRISC
18 72 (2.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 527 (17.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 285 (9.31%) PCI DSS
3 104 (3.40%) GDPR
4 101 (3.30%) Cyber Essentials
5 87 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 61 (1.99%) QA
7 53 (1.73%) NIST 800
8 39 (1.27%) COBIT
9 37 (1.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 36 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 33 (1.08%) SLA
12 24 (0.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 24 (0.78%) ISO 9001
13 23 (0.75%) ISO 22301
14 13 (0.42%) ISO 14001
14 13 (0.42%) PMO
15 11 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27005
16 10 (0.33%) RMADS
17 7 (0.23%) GPG13
17 7 (0.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 187 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 134 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (2.42%) Snort
4 63 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
5 57 (1.86%) Docker
6 50 (1.63%) Hyper-V
7 36 (1.18%) vSphere
8 32 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
9 28 (0.92%) ProxySG
10 27 (0.88%) Firmware
11 16 (0.52%) KVM
12 9 (0.29%) VirtualBox
13 6 (0.20%) NFS
13 6 (0.20%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.20%) XenApp
14 5 (0.16%) Samba
15 3 (0.098%) HDFS
15 3 (0.098%) iptables
15 3 (0.098%) Postfix
15 3 (0.098%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 69 (2.25%) Nessus
2 60 (1.96%) Ansible
3 57 (1.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 55 (1.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 54 (1.76%) Puppet
6 44 (1.44%) CSIRT
7 43 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
8 42 (1.37%) FortiGate
9 40 (1.31%) QRadar
10 32 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
11 30 (0.98%) Kubernetes
12 20 (0.65%) EnCase
13 18 (0.59%) FTK
13 18 (0.59%) Kibana
14 17 (0.56%) Salt
15 15 (0.49%) SCCM
16 14 (0.46%) Nmap
16 14 (0.46%) RSA enVision
17 13 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
17 13 (0.42%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 216 (7.06%) Cisco
2 205 (6.70%) Microsoft
3 166 (5.42%) VMware
4 145 (4.74%) Splunk
5 137 (4.48%) CheckPoint
6 107 (3.50%) Palo Alto
7 106 (3.46%) ArcSight
8 86 (2.81%) Juniper
9 85 (2.78%) LogRhythm
10 57 (1.86%) HP
10 57 (1.86%) SAP
11 49 (1.60%) Apple
12 48 (1.57%) Oracle
13 43 (1.41%) Citrix
13 43 (1.41%) Fortinet
13 43 (1.41%) McAfee
14 41 (1.34%) Blue Coat
15 37 (1.21%) F5
16 33 (1.08%) FireEye
17 32 (1.05%) Symantec
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 150,000 - 180,000 Basic + Excellent benefits and package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Bulletproof
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + car allowance, Bonus, pension etc
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Fullstack
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: Competitive + car allowance or company car
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 - 90000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
University for the Creative Arts
Salary: From £29,300 to £32,398 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension, Bupa
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Adeptis Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Flex Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 30 days holiday - flexible bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 30 days holiday - flexible bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Remote working
Posted: 3 days ago