Period
to 26 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 6 months to 26 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
England > North East
6 months to
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 79 49 82
Rank change year-on-year -30 +33 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 31 35 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.32% 3.67% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 4.05% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 12
10th Percentile £25,537 £37,500 £34,575
25th Percentile £26,096 £52,500 £48,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,250 £55,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.91% -18.52% +125.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,750 £79,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £63,875 £85,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

Cybersecurity is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,193 865 1,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 89.23% 90.77% 92.76%
Number of salaries quoted 858 722 849
10th Percentile £25,088 £29,525 £25,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% -1.87%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 26 January 2022.

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 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
Tyne and Wear -22 19 £61,250 +11.36% 26
Durham -3 12 £26,482 -30.31% 6
Cybersecurity
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity 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 North East region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Azure
2 8 (25.81%) Big Data
2 8 (25.81%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (22.58%) SIEM
3 7 (22.58%) Retail
4 6 (19.35%) Degree
4 6 (19.35%) Firewall
4 6 (19.35%) Information Security
4 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
4 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Security Operations
5 5 (16.13%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (16.13%) QA
5 5 (16.13%) Database Security
5 5 (16.13%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (12.90%) DevOps
6 4 (12.90%) Windows
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.90%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (12.90%) Finance
6 4 (12.90%) DevSecOps
6 4 (12.90%) Security Monitoring
7 3 (9.68%) Case Management
7 3 (9.68%) Smart Manufacturing
7 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (9.68%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (3.23%) Confluence
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Azure
2 3 (9.68%) AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (6.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Azure Monitor
4 1 (3.23%) Azure Pipelines
4 1 (3.23%) Azure Sentinel
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) LTE
2 1 (3.23%) Modbus
2 1 (3.23%) PABX
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (22.58%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Public Sector
5 1 (3.23%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Salesforce Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) IT Support
4 3 (9.68%) SOC Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) SOC Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Support Officer
5 2 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Salesforce Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Support Assistant
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Visualforce
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Flex
2 1 (3.23%) ARM Templates
2 1 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.45%) BYOD
2 2 (6.45%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (6.45%) Cyberattack
3 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.23%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) SIEM
3 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
3 6 (19.35%) Information Security
3 6 (19.35%) Security Operations
4 5 (16.13%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (16.13%) Database Security
4 5 (16.13%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps
5 4 (12.90%) DevSecOps
5 4 (12.90%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (9.68%) Case Management
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
6 3 (9.68%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Data Management
6 3 (9.68%) Smart Manufacturing
6 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.68%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) Ladder Logic
4 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) CISSP
3 2 (6.45%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (6.45%) CISM
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) SANS
4 1 (3.23%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (6.45%) NCSC
4 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Kibana
2 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.90%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (9.68%) LogRhythm
2 3 (9.68%) Splunk
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle