Period
to 19 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Cybersecurity Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North of England during the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity Engineer
England > North of England
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 482 - 506
Rank change year-on-year - +506 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Engineer 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.042% - 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% - 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
North of England median annual salary £30,000 - -
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% -11.63% +19.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North of England
Permanent vacancies in the North of England with a recognized job title 22,898 23,923 24,040
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.12% 97.18% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18,986 20,152 20,259
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Cybersecurity Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings that featured Cybersecurity Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity Engineer in the North of England

Cybersecurity Engineer
Salary Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Engineer in the North of England.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity Engineer in the North of England

Cybersecurity Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Engineer in the North of England over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity Engineer in the North of England

Cybersecurity Engineer
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Engineer within the North of England region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
North West - 7 £30,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £57,500 -
Cybersecurity Engineer
England

Cybersecurity Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, Cybersecurity Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 of England region featuring Cybersecurity Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (70.00%) Information Security
3 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Forcepoint
3 6 (60.00%) Data Security
3 6 (60.00%) Trend Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) OneDrive
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (60.00%) Office 365
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (30.00%) Data Privacy
4 3 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (30.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (30.00%) Front Office
4 3 (30.00%) CISA
4 3 (30.00%) CISM
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 3 (30.00%) SCCM
4 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC

Cybersecurity Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
1 6 (60.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (30.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (70.00%) Information Security
3 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) Data Security
3 6 (60.00%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Data Privacy
4 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) OWASP
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Secure Coding
5 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISA
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
1 3 (30.00%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (30.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Forcepoint
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft