Cybersecurity Jobs in the North East

Cybersecurity
England > North East

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East requiring Cybersecurity skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Cybersecurity over the 6 months leading up to 22 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
22 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 43 66 90
Rank change year-on-year +23 +24 -36
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 66 27 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 3.71% 2.69% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 2.78% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 52 25 27
10th Percentile £31,025 £31,250 £20,800
25th Percentile £39,563 £37,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -38.46% +18.18%
75th Percentile £59,230 £53,750 £74,375
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,700 £110,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -10.16% -1.54% +4.00%

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East

Cybersecurity falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in the North East.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,444 971 1,446
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 81.21% 96.71% 91.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,107 561 1,014
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £35,531
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.53% +3.33%
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +5.26%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in the North East

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cybersecurity in the North East.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in the North East

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cybersecurity in the North East over the 6 months to 22 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in the North East

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the North East region over the 6 months to 22 July 2024. 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
Tyne and Wear +13 42 £42,000 +5.54% 20
Durham 0 24 £50,309 +5.91% 6
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Exchange
2 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.27%) Azure
2 12 (18.18%) Entra ID
3 11 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (6.06%) SaaS
5 2 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (3.03%) Amazon GuardDuty
5 2 (3.03%) AWS
5 2 (3.03%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (3.03%) Azure Sentinel
5 2 (3.03%) dbt
5 2 (3.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) Firewall
2 7 (10.61%) WAN
3 6 (9.09%) DHCP
3 6 (9.09%) DNS
4 5 (7.58%) LAN
5 4 (6.06%) Network Security
5 4 (6.06%) SAN
6 2 (3.03%) VoIP
6 2 (3.03%) Wireless
7 1 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.64%) Social Skills
4 7 (10.61%) Manufacturing
5 6 (9.09%) Legal
6 5 (7.58%) Banking
7 4 (6.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 4 (6.06%) Public Sector
8 3 (4.55%) Social Housing
9 2 (3.03%) Automotive
9 2 (3.03%) Law
10 1 (1.52%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (1.52%) Publishing
10 1 (1.52%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Senior
2 15 (22.73%) Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) Lead
4 8 (12.12%) Security Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Governance Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Head of Information
7 4 (6.06%) Head of Information Security
7 4 (6.06%) Head of Security
7 4 (6.06%) IT Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Security Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Developer
8 3 (4.55%) IT Technician
8 3 (4.55%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) Django
2 2 (3.03%) OAuth
2 2 (3.03%) OpenID
2 2 (3.03%) REST
2 2 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) Flutter
3 1 (1.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.61%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (7.58%) IoT
3 5 (7.58%) Security Posture
4 3 (4.55%) Cyber Security Posture
4 3 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.55%) Housing Association
4 3 (4.55%) Onboarding
4 3 (4.55%) Operational Technology
4 3 (4.55%) Product Ownership
5 2 (3.03%) Cyber Threat
5 2 (3.03%) NHS
6 1 (1.52%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Windows
2 9 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2016
4 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.06%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.52%) Android
6 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (22.73%) Information Security
2 15 (22.73%) SIEM
3 12 (18.18%) Coaching
3 12 (18.18%) Security Operations
4 10 (15.15%) Risk Management
5 9 (13.64%) Agile
5 9 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (12.12%) Incident Response
6 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.12%) Roadmaps
6 8 (12.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.61%) Energy Management
7 7 (10.61%) ITIL
7 7 (10.61%) Operations Management
7 7 (10.61%) Project Management
7 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.09%) Network Architecture
9 5 (7.58%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 14 (21.21%) SQL
3 6 (9.09%) Python
4 4 (6.06%) Bash
5 2 (3.03%) Kusto Query Language
6 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.06%) CCNA
4 4 (6.06%) CISA
4 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.06%) CISMP
4 4 (6.06%) CISSP
4 4 (6.06%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (6.06%) GIAC
4 4 (6.06%) JNCIA
4 4 (6.06%) SANS
5 3 (4.55%) A+ Certification
5 3 (4.55%) Azure Certification
5 3 (4.55%) MCITP
6 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (16.67%) NIST
3 9 (13.64%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (10.61%) GDPR
5 5 (7.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 5 (7.58%) SLA
6 4 (6.06%) NCSC
7 3 (4.55%) GRC
7 3 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.58%) RACF
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.52%) Docker
5 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Cacti
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Cisco
2 7 (10.61%) VMware
3 5 (7.58%) CyberArk
3 5 (7.58%) Splunk
4 4 (6.06%) Juniper
4 4 (6.06%) SolarWinds
5 3 (4.55%) Meraki
5 3 (4.55%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.55%) Sophos
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) CrowdStrike
6 1 (1.52%) Intel