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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
England / London
Rank 145 216 377
Rank change year-on-year +71 +161  
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 747 654 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.25% 1.56% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 1.74% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 631 521 220
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,500 £85,000 £85,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +15.00%  

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 29951 37613 37019
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 90.17% 89.67% 87.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25087 32113 30860
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,879 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in London

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in London

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the London region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
City of London +57 106 £60,000 +4.80% 25
Canary Wharf -1 11 £60,000 -12.72%
Uxbridge - 4 £56,250 - 1
West End of London +4 3 £80,000 +100.00% 1
Westminster - 2 £50,250 - 1
Bromley - 1 £26,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £34,359 - 1
Chiswick - 1 £70,000 -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 700 (47.04%) Information Security
2 572 (38.44%) CISSP
3 432 (29.03%) CISM
4 411 (27.62%) Finance
5 337 (22.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 330 (22.18%) Firewall
7 293 (19.69%) SIEM
8 270 (18.15%) Degree
9 267 (17.94%) CISA
10 250 (16.80%) Risk Management
11 238 (15.99%) Linux
12 229 (15.39%) Penetration Testing
13 215 (14.45%) Network Security
14 213 (14.31%) Windows
15 179 (12.03%) Security Architecture
16 171 (11.49%) Data Protection
16 171 (11.49%) Security Operations
17 164 (11.02%) Vulnerability Management
18 162 (10.89%) Management Information System
19 160 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
20 154 (10.35%) Agile Software Development
21 145 (9.74%) Banking
22 141 (9.48%) SANS
23 138 (9.27%) Security Cleared
24 137 (9.21%) Analytics
25 133 (8.94%) Security Monitoring
26 130 (8.74%) CEH
27 129 (8.67%) Incident Management
28 126 (8.47%) Intrusion Detection
29 123 (8.27%) ITIL

Cybersecurity
Top Related 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 37 (2.49%) IIS
2 35 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 18 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (0.94%) Apache Spark
5 11 (0.74%) Apache
6 7 (0.47%) Confluence
7 6 (0.40%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.27%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.27%) JBoss
8 4 (0.27%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.27%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.20%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.13%) nginx
11 1 (0.067%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.067%) SAS
11 1 (0.067%) WildFly
Applications
1 25 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.34%) MS Office
3 9 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.47%) MS Project
5 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.067%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 7 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.13%) assyst
2 2 (0.13%) Orchestrade
3 1 (0.067%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.067%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 69 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (2.55%) SaaS
3 32 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.81%) Office 365
5 11 (0.74%) IaaS
5 11 (0.74%) PaaS
6 8 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.27%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.20%) GitHub
10 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.067%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.067%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 330 (22.18%) Firewall
2 215 (14.45%) Network Security
3 126 (8.47%) Intrusion Detection
4 74 (4.97%) TCP/IP
5 44 (2.96%) Wireless
6 33 (2.22%) DNS
7 28 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
7 28 (1.88%) Wireshark
8 24 (1.61%) LAN
9 23 (1.55%) VPN
10 20 (1.34%) Internet
11 15 (1.01%) WAN
12 13 (0.87%) Cisco Wireless
12 13 (0.87%) SAN
12 13 (0.87%) Spanning Tree
13 12 (0.81%) Ethernet
13 12 (0.81%) HTTP
13 12 (0.81%) VLAN
14 11 (0.74%) DMZ
15 9 (0.60%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (4.23%) Big Data
2 37 (2.49%) GIS
3 23 (1.55%) Hadoop
4 20 (1.34%) SQL Server
5 13 (0.87%) NoSQL
6 10 (0.67%) Cognos Impromptu
7 5 (0.34%) Couchbase
7 5 (0.34%) MySQL
7 5 (0.34%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.27%) Apache Hive
8 4 (0.27%) Redis
9 3 (0.20%) InfluxDB
9 3 (0.20%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.20%) Neo4j
9 3 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.13%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 16 (1.08%) JIRA
3 12 (0.81%) Selenium
4 10 (0.67%) Git (software)
5 9 (0.60%) Burp Suite
6 8 (0.54%) Metasploit
7 7 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (0.47%) Cucumber
7 7 (0.47%) JMeter
7 7 (0.47%) WebDriver
8 6 (0.40%) Gatling
8 6 (0.40%) Gradle
8 6 (0.40%) Maven
9 4 (0.27%) NeoLoad
9 4 (0.27%) TestNG
10 3 (0.20%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.13%) AppScan
11 2 (0.13%) GitLab
11 2 (0.13%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 411 (27.62%) Finance
2 145 (9.74%) Banking
3 77 (5.17%) Legal
4 63 (4.23%) Marketing
5 33 (2.22%) Games
5 33 (2.22%) Retail
6 26 (1.75%) Law
7 24 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.41%) Military
9 15 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.81%) Investment Banking
11 11 (0.74%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.67%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.47%) Publishing
15 4 (0.27%) Advertising
15 4 (0.27%) Brand Awareness
15 4 (0.27%) Electronics
15 4 (0.27%) Local Government
16 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 320 (21.51%) Analyst
2 309 (20.77%) Security Manager
3 242 (16.26%) Security Analyst
4 194 (13.04%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 183 (12.30%) Consultant
6 143 (9.61%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 139 (9.34%) Security Consultant
8 120 (8.06%) Security Engineer
9 89 (5.98%) Information Security Manager
10 86 (5.78%) Senior Manager
11 85 (5.71%) Information Manager
12 75 (5.04%) Architect
13 70 (4.70%) Security Architect
14 64 (4.30%) Cybersecurity Consultant
15 60 (4.03%) Cybersecurity Engineer
16 57 (3.83%) Developer
17 56 (3.76%) Information Analyst
17 56 (3.76%) Information Security Analyst
18 54 (3.63%) IT Manager
19 52 (3.49%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (2.89%) HTML
2 34 (2.28%) Web Services
3 22 (1.48%) Regular Expression
4 18 (1.21%) CSS
5 17 (1.14%) Elastic Stack
6 16 (1.08%) .NET
7 14 (0.94%) D3.js
8 12 (0.81%) PCRE
9 9 (0.60%) REST
10 8 (0.54%) AngularJS
10 8 (0.54%) ASP.NET
10 8 (0.54%) Django
10 8 (0.54%) SailPoint
11 7 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (0.47%) boto
11 7 (0.47%) CSS3
11 7 (0.47%) HTML5
12 6 (0.40%) J2EE
13 5 (0.34%) Node.js
13 5 (0.34%) React
Miscellaneous
1 162 (10.89%) Management Information System
2 92 (6.18%) Cyber Attack
3 90 (6.05%) Cyberthreat
4 85 (5.71%) Security Operations Centre
5 74 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
6 66 (4.44%) Computer Science
7 54 (3.63%) Cybercrime
8 52 (3.49%) Data Protection Act
9 36 (2.42%) Cyber Defence
10 32 (2.15%) Fintech
11 20 (1.34%) Data Centre
12 19 (1.28%) Virtual Team
13 18 (1.21%) CESG
14 16 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 14 (0.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 14 (0.94%) User Experience
16 13 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (0.87%) Mobile App
17 11 (0.74%) CESG CLAS
17 11 (0.74%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 238 (15.99%) Linux
2 213 (14.31%) Windows
3 100 (6.72%) Unix
4 51 (3.43%) Windows Server
5 37 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 32 (2.15%) Mac OS X
7 18 (1.21%) Ubuntu
8 15 (1.01%) Android
9 11 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.27%) Debian
13 3 (0.20%) AIX
13 3 (0.20%) VMS
13 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.13%) CentOS
14 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.13%) Solaris
14 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 700 (47.04%) Information Security
2 293 (19.69%) SIEM
3 250 (16.80%) Risk Management
4 229 (15.39%) Penetration Testing
5 179 (12.03%) Security Architecture
6 171 (11.49%) Data Protection
6 171 (11.49%) Security Operations
7 164 (11.02%) Vulnerability Management
8 160 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 154 (10.35%) Agile Software Development
10 137 (9.21%) Analytics
11 133 (8.94%) Security Monitoring
12 129 (8.67%) Incident Management
13 123 (8.27%) ITIL
14 116 (7.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 115 (7.73%) Project Management
16 103 (6.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 96 (6.45%) Malware Analysis
18 93 (6.25%) Data Loss Prevention
19 91 (6.12%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 122 (8.20%) Python
2 114 (7.66%) SQL
3 103 (6.92%) Java
4 58 (3.90%) JavaScript
5 54 (3.63%) C++
6 49 (3.29%) C
7 46 (3.09%) Ruby
8 44 (2.96%) C#
9 41 (2.76%) Perl
9 41 (2.76%) PowerShell
10 36 (2.42%) Bash Shell
11 24 (1.61%) PHP
12 16 (1.08%) Scala
13 14 (0.94%) Embedded C
14 8 (0.54%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.34%) Go
16 3 (0.20%) VBA
17 2 (0.13%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.13%) R
17 2 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 572 (38.44%) CISSP
2 432 (29.03%) CISM
3 270 (18.15%) Degree
4 267 (17.94%) CISA
5 141 (9.48%) SANS
6 138 (9.27%) Security Cleared
7 130 (8.74%) CEH
8 117 (7.86%) GIAC
9 107 (7.19%) GCIH
10 99 (6.65%) SC Cleared
11 95 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
12 93 (6.25%) GCIA
13 78 (5.24%) CREST Certified
14 59 (3.97%) CCNP
15 57 (3.83%) CESG Certified Professional
16 41 (2.76%) DV Cleared
17 34 (2.28%) IISP
18 31 (2.08%) ISEB
19 30 (2.02%) CCNA
20 29 (1.95%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 337 (22.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 117 (7.86%) PCI DSS
3 46 (3.09%) COBIT
4 40 (2.69%) GDPR
5 36 (2.42%) SLA
6 34 (2.28%) Cyber Essentials
7 22 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (1.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 15 (1.01%) QA
10 14 (0.94%) ISO22301
11 9 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 7 (0.47%) RMADS
13 6 (0.40%) GPG13
13 6 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 6 (0.40%) ISO27002
13 6 (0.40%) SAS 70
14 5 (0.34%) BS7799
15 4 (0.27%) PMO
15 4 (0.27%) Web Application Security Consortium
16 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.55%) Docker
3 22 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (1.08%) Snort
4 16 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.60%) Firmware
7 5 (0.34%) HDFS
7 5 (0.34%) NFS
8 4 (0.27%) KVM
8 4 (0.27%) Xen
9 1 (0.067%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.067%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 49 (3.29%) CSIRT
2 43 (2.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 42 (2.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 34 (2.28%) Ansible
5 29 (1.95%) Puppet
5 29 (1.95%) QRadar
6 24 (1.61%) Kibana
7 23 (1.55%) Nessus
8 17 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (1.01%) FortiGate
9 15 (1.01%) logstash
10 14 (0.94%) Kubernetes
11 13 (0.87%) EnCase
12 11 (0.74%) FTK
12 11 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
13 9 (0.60%) RSA enVision
14 8 (0.54%) Mesos
15 7 (0.47%) Salt
16 5 (0.34%) Nmap
16 5 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 97 (6.52%) Splunk
2 95 (6.38%) Cisco
3 75 (5.04%) CheckPoint
3 75 (5.04%) Palo Alto
4 63 (4.23%) ArcSight
5 60 (4.03%) Microsoft
6 40 (2.69%) FireEye
6 40 (2.69%) Oracle
7 37 (2.49%) Fortinet
8 34 (2.28%) Juniper
9 30 (2.02%) Qualys
9 30 (2.02%) VMware
10 29 (1.95%) Apple
10 29 (1.95%) Intel Security
11 25 (1.68%) Symantec
12 22 (1.48%) AlienVault
12 22 (1.48%) Sun
13 21 (1.41%) ServiceNow
14 20 (1.34%) F5
15 18 (1.21%) SonicWALL
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Adeptis Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, stock, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Volt
Salary: Highly Competitive!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Salary: outstanding bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Adeptis Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension. Healthcare, Prof Dev
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£80,000 + an excellent package including a VERY generous bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000K - £75,000K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k base and strong package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000k+ & comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Competitive base + double OTE and b
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £60000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Adeptis Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago