Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberthreat
England > London
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 490 674 726
Rank change year-on-year +184 +52 +153
Permanent jobs citing Cyberthreat 348 138 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.50% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 0.43% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 225 92 159
London median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% -3.85% -14.75%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,050 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £88,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year +2.33% -14.00% +25.00%

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 32,966 31,930 41,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.54% 45.88% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 25,971 26,799 33,896
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +4.04% +1.36%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 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
Central London +10 46 £60,000 +11.11% 8
West London +34 19 £57,500 -39.47% 6
East London - 4 £60,000 - 1
Cyberthreat
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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.

1 234 (67.24%) Cybersecurity
2 195 (56.03%) Information Security
3 157 (45.11%) Finance
4 105 (30.17%) Analytical Skills
5 103 (29.60%) Python
6 94 (27.01%) Legal
7 91 (26.15%) Machine Learning
8 88 (25.29%) Natural Language Processing
9 86 (24.71%) Data Protection
10 82 (23.56%) JavaScript
11 81 (23.28%) CISSP
11 81 (23.28%) Artificial Intelligence
12 79 (22.70%) SIEM
13 76 (21.84%) Network Security
14 75 (21.55%) Linux
15 73 (20.98%) Risk Management
16 72 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
16 72 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
16 72 (20.69%) Docker
17 63 (18.10%) DevOps
18 61 (17.53%) Windows
19 60 (17.24%) Firewall
20 59 (16.95%) Apache Spark
21 58 (16.67%) Degree
22 57 (16.38%) Big Data
23 56 (16.09%) Kubernetes
24 55 (15.80%) Microsoft
24 55 (15.80%) Continuous Delivery
25 50 (14.37%) Banking
26 49 (14.08%) C#

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 59 (16.95%) Apache Spark
2 17 (4.89%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.72%) IIS
5 5 (1.44%) Apache
6 3 (0.86%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.29%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.15%) npm
4 2 (0.57%) GitHub
4 2 (0.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (21.84%) Network Security
2 60 (17.24%) Firewall
3 38 (10.92%) TCP/IP
4 29 (8.33%) LAN
5 28 (8.05%) DNS
6 27 (7.76%) DHCP
6 27 (7.76%) WAN
7 25 (7.18%) DMZ
8 23 (6.61%) Multicast
9 14 (4.02%) SMTP
10 10 (2.87%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (1.72%) SSL
12 5 (1.44%) Internet
12 5 (1.44%) SAN
13 4 (1.15%) BGP
13 4 (1.15%) Ethernet
13 4 (1.15%) MPLS
13 4 (1.15%) NetScreen
13 4 (1.15%) OSPF
13 4 (1.15%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
2 57 (16.38%) Big Data
3 32 (9.20%) MongoDB
4 13 (3.74%) DB2
5 12 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.16%) Hadoop
6 11 (3.16%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.72%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.57%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.57%) MemSQL
10 1 (0.29%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.29%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.29%) Maltego
10 1 (0.29%) MySQL
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.29%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (2.30%) JUnit
2 5 (1.44%) FitNesse
3 4 (1.15%) gulp
3 4 (1.15%) Maven
3 4 (1.15%) Mockito
3 4 (1.15%) Subversion
4 3 (0.86%) EasyMock
5 2 (0.57%) Babel
5 2 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.57%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.57%) JIRA
5 2 (0.57%) webpack
6 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.29%) MSI
General
1 157 (45.11%) Finance
2 94 (27.01%) Legal
3 50 (14.37%) Banking
4 45 (12.93%) Financial Institution
5 40 (11.49%) Investment Banking
6 17 (4.89%) Law
7 10 (2.87%) Games
8 6 (1.72%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.15%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.86%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.57%) Retail
12 1 (0.29%) Advertising
12 1 (0.29%) Front Office
12 1 (0.29%) Marketing
12 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (27.01%) Analyst
2 56 (16.09%) Security Analyst
3 32 (9.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (8.05%) Security Engineer
5 26 (7.47%) Developer
6 23 (6.61%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 20 (5.75%) Consultant
7 20 (5.75%) Network Engineer
8 18 (5.17%) Network Security Engineer
9 14 (4.02%) Security Consultant
10 13 (3.74%) Designer
10 13 (3.74%) Security Manager
11 12 (3.45%) Incident Analyst
11 12 (3.45%) UI Designer
11 12 (3.45%) UI/UX Designer
11 12 (3.45%) UX Designer
12 11 (3.16%) JavaScript Engineer
12 11 (3.16%) SOC Analyst
12 11 (3.16%) Team Leader
13 10 (2.87%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (25.29%) Natural Language Processing
2 29 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 28 (8.05%) Node.js
4 23 (6.61%) AngularJS
5 19 (5.46%) React
6 17 (4.89%) .NET
7 15 (4.31%) HTML
8 14 (4.02%) Spring
9 12 (3.45%) Flask
9 12 (3.45%) RESTful
9 12 (3.45%) SQLAlchemy
10 11 (3.16%) Django
10 11 (3.16%) REST
10 11 (3.16%) Web Services
11 6 (1.72%) CSS
11 6 (1.72%) HTML5
11 6 (1.72%) Java EE
11 6 (1.72%) MAPI
12 5 (1.44%) Hibernate
12 5 (1.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 105 (30.17%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (12.07%) Computer Science
3 39 (11.21%) Management Information System
4 19 (5.46%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 19 (5.46%) Data Centre
5 15 (4.31%) User Experience
6 13 (3.74%) Cyberattack
7 12 (3.45%) Cyber Defence
7 12 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.87%) Security Operations Centre
9 9 (2.59%) Virtual Team
10 8 (2.30%) Cybercrime
10 8 (2.30%) Hedge funds
10 8 (2.30%) Public Cloud
11 7 (2.01%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.86%) Fintech
14 2 (0.57%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 75 (21.55%) Linux
2 61 (17.53%) Windows
3 31 (8.91%) Unix
4 5 (1.44%) Solaris
5 4 (1.15%) Android
5 4 (1.15%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.57%) AIX
8 1 (0.29%) CentOS
8 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (67.24%) Cybersecurity
2 195 (56.03%) Information Security
3 91 (26.15%) Machine Learning
4 86 (24.71%) Data Protection
5 81 (23.28%) Artificial Intelligence
6 79 (22.70%) SIEM
7 73 (20.98%) Risk Management
8 72 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
9 63 (18.10%) DevOps
10 55 (15.80%) Continuous Delivery
11 49 (14.08%) Security Operations
12 45 (12.93%) Innovative Thinking
13 42 (12.07%) Low Latency
13 42 (12.07%) Strategic Thinking
14 40 (11.49%) Incident Management
14 40 (11.49%) Investment Management
15 39 (11.21%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
15 39 (11.21%) Threat Intelligence
16 31 (8.91%) Open Source
16 31 (8.91%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 103 (29.60%) Python
2 82 (23.56%) JavaScript
3 49 (14.08%) C#
4 48 (13.79%) Ruby
5 42 (12.07%) Java
6 28 (8.05%) SQL
7 27 (7.76%) C
7 27 (7.76%) Go
7 27 (7.76%) Shell Script
8 23 (6.61%) Perl
9 20 (5.75%) C++
10 11 (3.16%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.87%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.30%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.72%) Scala
14 2 (0.57%) BeanShell
14 2 (0.57%) Erlang
14 2 (0.57%) ES6
14 2 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 81 (23.28%) CISSP
2 58 (16.67%) Degree
3 42 (12.07%) CISM
4 41 (11.78%) GIAC
5 33 (9.48%) GCIH
6 21 (6.03%) SANS
7 16 (4.60%) CISA
7 16 (4.60%) SSCP
8 14 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (4.02%) GCIA
9 12 (3.45%) CCNA
9 12 (3.45%) CEH
9 12 (3.45%) GSEC
9 12 (3.45%) Security Cleared
10 10 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (1.72%) CREST Certified
11 6 (1.72%) OSCP
12 5 (1.44%) CCNP
12 5 (1.44%) EC-Council LPT
12 5 (1.44%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (4.60%) Cyber Essentials
3 14 (4.02%) NIST 800
3 14 (4.02%) PCI DSS
4 13 (3.74%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 7 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (2.01%) QA
6 5 (1.44%) COBIT
6 5 (1.44%) GDPR
7 4 (1.15%) ISO 22301
8 3 (0.86%) MiFID
9 2 (0.57%) BS7799
10 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 72 (20.69%) Docker
2 16 (4.60%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 56 (16.09%) Kubernetes
2 25 (7.18%) Ansible
3 24 (6.90%) Puppet
3 24 (6.90%) Terraform
4 17 (4.89%) CSIRT
5 15 (4.31%) QRadar
6 13 (3.74%) Nessus
7 5 (1.44%) Kibana
8 3 (0.86%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 3 (0.86%) Computer Incident Response Team
8 3 (0.86%) RSA Security Analytics
9 1 (0.29%) FTK
9 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.29%) Packer
9 1 (0.29%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.29%) WMI
Vendors
1 55 (15.80%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.61%) F5
3 19 (5.46%) VMware
4 15 (4.31%) Oracle
4 15 (4.31%) Sybase
5 14 (4.02%) Adobe
5 14 (4.02%) FireEye
6 13 (3.74%) BeyondTrust
7 10 (2.87%) Cisco
8 9 (2.59%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.72%) Juniper
10 4 (1.15%) Arista
10 4 (1.15%) Citrix
10 4 (1.15%) Nokia
10 4 (1.15%) Nuix
10 4 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.86%) EMC
11 3 (0.86%) Hitachi
11 3 (0.86%) Informatica
11 3 (0.86%) NetApp