Period
to 26 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberattack in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberattack over the 6 months to 26 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberattack
England > London
6 months to
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 652 489 660
Rank change year-on-year -163 +171 +53
Permanent jobs citing Cyberattack 78 28 72
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.30% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 44 14 60
10th Percentile £49,500 £64,500 £37,256
25th Percentile £56,875 £66,875 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £71,250 £73,750
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.39% +13.46%
75th Percentile £115,000 £83,750 £91,250
90th Percentile - £92,750 £122,125
England median annual salary £66,250 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.42% +9.09% -8.33%

Cyberattack 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 22,383 9,394 19,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.58% 38.63% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13,624 7,917 15,295
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,702 £36,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £118,750 £112,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Cyberattack
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Cyberattack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cyberattack in London

Cyberattack
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cyberattack in London.

Salary trend for Cyberattack in London

Cyberattack
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cyberattack in London over the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Cyberattack in London

Cyberattack
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyberattack within the London region over the 6 months to 26 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -35 7 £55,000 -27.87% 1
East London - 1 £55,000 - 1
Cyberattack
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, IT jobs citing Cyberattack 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 London region with a requirement for Cyberattack.

1 60 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
2 27 (34.62%) Software Engineering
3 25 (32.05%) Finance
4 24 (30.77%) Python
5 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (28.21%) Information Security
7 20 (25.64%) Threat Intelligence
8 19 (24.36%) Cyber Defence
8 19 (24.36%) JIRA
8 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
8 19 (24.36%) Cyberthreat
8 19 (24.36%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 18 (23.08%) Management Information System
10 17 (21.79%) Scrum
11 16 (20.51%) Java
11 16 (20.51%) Go
11 16 (20.51%) Docker
11 16 (20.51%) Mentoring
12 15 (19.23%) Open Source
12 15 (19.23%) Legal
12 15 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 15 (19.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 14 (17.95%) Collaborative Working
13 14 (17.95%) Data Science
13 14 (17.95%) CISSP
13 14 (17.95%) Test Automation
13 14 (17.95%) DevOps
14 13 (16.67%) Ansible
14 13 (16.67%) Azure
14 13 (16.67%) AWS

Cyberattack
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 12 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (11.54%) Confluence
3 1 (1.28%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.28%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) AWS
1 13 (16.67%) Azure
2 10 (12.82%) Serverless
3 4 (5.13%) SaaS
4 3 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.85%) Amazon ECS
4 3 (3.85%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (1.28%) Azure Sentinel
6 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.28%) GCP
6 1 (1.28%) IaaS
6 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.67%) Internet
2 12 (15.38%) Broadband
2 12 (15.38%) Firewall
3 9 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (6.41%) Network Security
5 4 (5.13%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (2.56%) Wireless
7 1 (1.28%) DNS
7 1 (1.28%) SAN
7 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.28%) WAN
7 1 (1.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) Big Data
2 9 (11.54%) Apache Accumulo
3 4 (5.13%) Metadata
3 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 19 (24.36%) JIRA
2 9 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.41%) Cucumber
3 5 (6.41%) REST Assured
3 5 (6.41%) Selenium
3 5 (6.41%) TestNG
4 3 (3.85%) CircleCI
5 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (32.05%) Finance
2 15 (19.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 15 (19.23%) Legal
3 13 (16.67%) Social Skills
4 12 (15.38%) Military
5 11 (14.10%) Law
6 7 (8.97%) Public Sector
7 5 (6.41%) Retail
8 3 (3.85%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.56%) Banking
10 1 (1.28%) Games
10 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.28%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Developer
2 13 (16.67%) Analyst
2 13 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 12 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 12 (15.38%) Python Developer
3 12 (15.38%) Security Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) Lead Software Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Security Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Tester
6 5 (6.41%) Automation Tester
6 5 (6.41%) IT Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) Data Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Graduate
7 4 (5.13%) Incident Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) Apache NiFi
1 9 (11.54%) Kafka
2 5 (6.41%) WireMock
3 4 (5.13%) Keycloak
4 3 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (3.85%) React
4 3 (3.85%) Symfony
5 1 (1.28%) .NET
5 1 (1.28%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.28%) jQuery
5 1 (1.28%) LDAP
5 1 (1.28%) OAuth
5 1 (1.28%) OpenID
5 1 (1.28%) RESTful
5 1 (1.28%) SailPoint
5 1 (1.28%) SAML
5 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Cyber Defence
1 19 (24.36%) Cyberthreat
2 18 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 9 (11.54%) User Experience
4 5 (6.41%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.13%) iPhone
6 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (2.56%) Cybercrime
7 2 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.28%) CESG
8 1 (1.28%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.28%) NHS
8 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Linux
3 2 (2.56%) Unix
4 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
2 27 (34.62%) Software Engineering
3 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (28.21%) Information Security
5 20 (25.64%) Threat Intelligence
6 19 (24.36%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 17 (21.79%) Scrum
8 16 (20.51%) Mentoring
9 15 (19.23%) Open Source
10 14 (17.95%) Collaborative Working
10 14 (17.95%) Data Science
10 14 (17.95%) DevOps
10 14 (17.95%) Test Automation
11 13 (16.67%) Analytics
11 13 (16.67%) Business Development
12 12 (15.38%) Microservices
12 12 (15.38%) Risk Management
12 12 (15.38%) SIEM
13 11 (14.10%) Machine Learning
13 11 (14.10%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.77%) Python
2 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.51%) Go
3 16 (20.51%) Java
4 4 (5.13%) Bash
4 4 (5.13%) SQL
4 4 (5.13%) TypeScript
5 3 (3.85%) C#
5 3 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.28%) C
6 1 (1.28%) Ruby
6 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) CISSP
2 11 (14.10%) Degree
3 10 (12.82%) CEH
4 8 (10.26%) CREST Certified
5 7 (8.97%) GIAC
5 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
6 6 (7.69%) CISM
7 5 (6.41%) OSCP
8 4 (5.13%) CISA
8 4 (5.13%) GCFE
9 1 (1.28%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (1.28%) Cyber Scheme
9 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.28%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.28%) SANS
9 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.28%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (11.54%) NIST
3 7 (8.97%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (8.97%) PCI DSS
4 5 (6.41%) GDPR
5 3 (3.85%) NCSC
6 2 (2.56%) GRC
6 2 (2.56%) QA
7 1 (1.28%) COBIT
7 1 (1.28%) Good Clinical Practice
7 1 (1.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.28%) JSP 440
7 1 (1.28%) NIST 800
System Software
1 16 (20.51%) Docker
2 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) Ansible
2 4 (5.13%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (3.85%) CSIRT
3 3 (3.85%) Nessus
4 1 (1.28%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Google
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.85%) Cisco
4 2 (2.56%) AlienVault
4 2 (2.56%) Qualys
4 2 (2.56%) VMware
5 1 (1.28%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.28%) Meraki
5 1 (1.28%) Okta
5 1 (1.28%) OneLogin
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle