Period
to 25 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberthreat in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberthreat over the 6 months to 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberthreat
England > London
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 521 631 509
Rank change year-on-year +110 -122 +180
Permanent jobs citing Cyberthreat 195 152 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.24% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.58% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 147 103 226
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +24.44% -13.46%
10th Percentile £56,000 £46,750 £37,125
90th Percentile £98,500 £114,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

Cyberthreat 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 21,016 26,188 29,563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.34% 41.95% 42.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16,327 20,463 23,413
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,500 £35,510 £35,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Cyberthreat
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Cyberthreat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cyberthreat in London

Cyberthreat
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Cyberthreat in London

Cyberthreat
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyberthreat in London over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Cyberthreat in London

Cyberthreat
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyberthreat within the London region over the 6 months to 25 February 2020. 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
Central London +52 41 £74,500 +35.45% 9
West London +19 19 £70,000 +20.69% 3
South London +9 1 £65,000 -16.13%
Cyberthreat
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, IT jobs citing Cyberthreat 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 Cyberthreat.

1 105 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
2 62 (31.79%) SIEM
3 59 (30.26%) Finance
4 54 (27.69%) Information Security
4 54 (27.69%) CISSP
5 46 (23.59%) Windows
6 44 (22.56%) Threat Intelligence
7 41 (21.03%) Analytics
8 38 (19.49%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 36 (18.46%) Security Operations
10 34 (17.44%) Linux
11 28 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (13.85%) Cyber Intelligence
13 26 (13.33%) CISM
14 25 (12.82%) Python
14 25 (12.82%) PCI DSS
15 23 (11.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 22 (11.28%) Azure
17 21 (10.77%) Firewall
17 21 (10.77%) GDPR
18 20 (10.26%) Management Information System
18 20 (10.26%) PowerShell
19 18 (9.23%) Active Directory
19 18 (9.23%) Security Management
19 18 (9.23%) Bash Shell
19 18 (9.23%) Cyber Defence
20 17 (8.72%) Unix
21 16 (8.21%) Microsoft
21 16 (8.21%) Risk Assessment
21 16 (8.21%) Office 365

Cyberthreat
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 3 (1.54%) Apache
1 3 (1.54%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.03%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.51%) Confluence
3 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Relativity
1 3 (1.54%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.28%) Azure
2 16 (8.21%) Office 365
3 12 (6.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (4.10%) AWS
5 3 (1.54%) SaaS
6 1 (0.51%) Akamai
6 1 (0.51%) G Suite
6 1 (0.51%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.77%) Firewall
2 14 (7.18%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.13%) HTTP
4 8 (4.10%) HTTPS
4 8 (4.10%) IPsec
5 7 (3.59%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (3.08%) SAN
7 4 (2.05%) DNS
7 4 (2.05%) Internet
8 3 (1.54%) SMTP
8 3 (1.54%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.03%) Network Security
10 1 (0.51%) CTI
10 1 (0.51%) DHCP
10 1 (0.51%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.59%) Azure SQL Database
1 7 (3.59%) Data Lake
2 6 (3.08%) Big Data
3 3 (1.54%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.03%) Maltego
4 2 (1.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (4.62%) Metasploit
2 7 (3.59%) Burp Suite
3 3 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.51%) Appium
5 1 (0.51%) Calabash
5 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.51%) Gatling
5 1 (0.51%) IDA Disassembler
5 1 (0.51%) JBehave
5 1 (0.51%) JIRA
5 1 (0.51%) JMeter
5 1 (0.51%) JUnit
5 1 (0.51%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
General
1 59 (30.26%) Finance
2 13 (6.67%) Banking
3 6 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.05%) Games
5 3 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.54%) Marketing
6 2 (1.03%) Law
6 2 (1.03%) Legal
6 2 (1.03%) Military
7 1 (0.51%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (17.95%) Analyst
2 25 (12.82%) Consultant
3 20 (10.26%) Security Manager
4 19 (9.74%) Security Analyst
4 19 (9.74%) Security Consultant
5 14 (7.18%) Information Manager
5 14 (7.18%) Information Security Manager
6 13 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 13 (6.67%) Management Consultant
6 13 (6.67%) Security Engineer
6 13 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 11 (5.64%) Threat Hunter
8 10 (5.13%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 9 (4.62%) Security Management Consultant
10 8 (4.10%) Information Analyst
10 8 (4.10%) Information Security Analyst
10 8 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.10%) SOC Analyst
11 7 (3.59%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Specialist
11 7 (3.59%) Threat Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.13%) HTML
2 7 (3.59%) AngularJS
2 7 (3.59%) CSS
2 7 (3.59%) Node.js
2 7 (3.59%) React
2 7 (3.59%) Vue.js
2 7 (3.59%) Web Services
3 5 (2.56%) LDAP
3 5 (2.56%) REST
3 5 (2.56%) SOAP
4 3 (1.54%) J2EE
4 3 (1.54%) SailPoint
4 3 (1.54%) SPML
4 3 (1.54%) XML
5 2 (1.03%) D3.js
5 2 (1.03%) OAuth
5 2 (1.03%) OpenID
5 2 (1.03%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 18 (9.23%) Cyber Defence
4 11 (5.64%) Security Operations Centre
5 10 (5.13%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 7 (3.59%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.59%) Life Science
6 7 (3.59%) Robotics
7 6 (3.08%) Cyberattack
7 6 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.56%) Blog
8 5 (2.56%) Cybercrime
9 3 (1.54%) PKI
9 3 (1.54%) User Experience
10 2 (1.03%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.03%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.59%) Windows
2 34 (17.44%) Linux
3 17 (8.72%) Unix
4 15 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 12 (6.15%) Windows 10
6 7 (3.59%) Kali Linux
7 3 (1.54%) AIX
7 3 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
2 62 (31.79%) SIEM
3 54 (27.69%) Information Security
4 44 (22.56%) Threat Intelligence
5 41 (21.03%) Analytics
6 38 (19.49%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 36 (18.46%) Security Operations
8 27 (13.85%) Cyber Intelligence
9 18 (9.23%) Security Management
10 16 (8.21%) Fintech
10 16 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (8.21%) Risk Assessment
11 15 (7.69%) Security Monitoring
12 14 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (7.18%) Threat Detection
13 13 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
13 13 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
13 13 (6.67%) Project Delivery
13 13 (6.67%) Risk Management
13 13 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.82%) Python
2 20 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 18 (9.23%) Bash Shell
4 15 (7.69%) SQL
5 7 (3.59%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.08%) Java
7 3 (1.54%) Ruby
8 2 (1.03%) C
8 2 (1.03%) Go
8 2 (1.03%) Perl
9 1 (0.51%) C#
Qualifications
1 54 (27.69%) CISSP
2 26 (13.33%) CISM
3 14 (7.18%) CompTIA Security+
4 13 (6.67%) Degree
5 12 (6.15%) SANS
6 11 (5.64%) CISA
7 10 (5.13%) GCIH
8 8 (4.10%) CRISC
8 8 (4.10%) GIAC
9 7 (3.59%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 7 (3.59%) CCSP
9 7 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (3.59%) CREST Certified
9 7 (3.59%) GSEC
10 5 (2.56%) DV Cleared
10 5 (2.56%) PCI QSA
10 5 (2.56%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.05%) CEH
12 3 (1.54%) GCIA
12 3 (1.54%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.82%) PCI DSS
2 23 (11.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (10.77%) GDPR
4 9 (4.62%) NIST
5 7 (3.59%) COBIT
6 4 (2.05%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.51%) NIST 800
System Software
1 18 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.05%) Docker
3 3 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (6.15%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (4.62%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (3.59%) Nessus
4 3 (1.54%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 3 (1.54%) EnCase
4 3 (1.54%) FTK
4 3 (1.54%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.03%) Ansible
5 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.03%) Puppet
5 2 (1.03%) Terraform
6 1 (0.51%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 16 (8.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.13%) Splunk
3 8 (4.10%) Zscaler
4 7 (3.59%) Databricks
5 6 (3.08%) Sophos
5 6 (3.08%) VMware
6 5 (2.56%) ArcSight
7 3 (1.54%) ForgeRock
7 3 (1.54%) Nuix
8 2 (1.03%) Citrix
8 2 (1.03%) Google
8 2 (1.03%) Palantir
8 2 (1.03%) Symantec
8 2 (1.03%) Tableau
9 1 (0.51%) BT
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco
9 1 (0.51%) F5
9 1 (0.51%) FireEye
9 1 (0.51%) Juniper
9 1 (0.51%) Prolexic