Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyber Kill Chain in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Kill Chain over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyber Kill Chain
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Kill Chain 92 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.79% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% - -
Number of salaries quoted 89 0 0
North West median annual salary £45,000 - -
England median annual salary £45,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -35.71% +16.67% -20.00%

Cyber Kill Chain 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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,642 5,338 5,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.88% 40.37% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,711 4,159 4,358
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cyber Kill Chain
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Cyber Kill Chain as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Kill Chain in the North West

Cyber Kill Chain
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Kill Chain in the North West.

Salary trend for Cyber Kill Chain in the North West

Cyber Kill Chain
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyber Kill Chain in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cyber Kill Chain in the North West

Cyber Kill Chain
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Kill Chain within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Manchester - 85 £45,000 - 1
Merseyside - 4 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £55,000 -
Cyber Kill Chain
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing Cyber Kill Chain 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 West region with a requirement for Cyber Kill Chain.

1 90 (97.83%) CISSP
2 89 (96.74%) Penetration Testing
3 88 (95.65%) SIEM
4 87 (94.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 87 (94.57%) PCI DSS
4 87 (94.57%) Information Security
5 86 (93.48%) Windows
5 86 (93.48%) Network Security
6 85 (92.39%) Linux
7 84 (91.30%) CREST Certified
7 84 (91.30%) SANS
8 83 (90.22%) GDPR
8 83 (90.22%) Data Protection
9 82 (89.13%) Mentoring
10 81 (88.04%) Vulnerability Management
10 81 (88.04%) VMware
10 81 (88.04%) Threat Analysis
10 81 (88.04%) Web Development
10 81 (88.04%) Risk Analysis
10 81 (88.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 81 (88.04%) Business Continuity
10 81 (88.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 81 (88.04%) Management Information System
10 81 (88.04%) Wi-Fi
10 81 (88.04%) Finance
10 81 (88.04%) Legal
10 81 (88.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 81 (88.04%) SQL
10 81 (88.04%) Cisco
10 81 (88.04%) Microsoft

Cyber Kill Chain
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 81 (88.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 86 (93.48%) Network Security
2 81 (88.04%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.09%) Broadband
3 1 (1.09%) Firewall
General
1 81 (88.04%) Finance
1 81 (88.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (97.83%) Analyst
2 87 (94.57%) Security Analyst
3 83 (90.22%) IT Analyst
3 83 (90.22%) IT Security Analyst
3 83 (90.22%) Senior Analyst
3 83 (90.22%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 83 (90.22%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (4.35%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (3.26%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (3.26%) Cyberthreat Analyst
5 3 (3.26%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (1.09%) Consultant
6 1 (1.09%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (1.09%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 81 (88.04%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.43%) Cyberattack
3 3 (3.26%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (3.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 86 (93.48%) Windows
2 85 (92.39%) Linux
3 3 (3.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (96.74%) Penetration Testing
2 88 (95.65%) SIEM
3 87 (94.57%) Information Security
4 83 (90.22%) Data Protection
5 82 (89.13%) Mentoring
6 81 (88.04%) Business Continuity
6 81 (88.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 81 (88.04%) Due Diligence
6 81 (88.04%) Risk Analysis
6 81 (88.04%) Scenario Testing
6 81 (88.04%) Threat Analysis
6 81 (88.04%) Vulnerability Management
6 81 (88.04%) Web Development
7 49 (53.26%) IT Strategy
8 8 (8.70%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 8 (8.70%) Malware Analysis
8 8 (8.70%) Threat Intelligence
9 7 (7.61%) Security Operations
10 5 (5.43%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (5.43%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 81 (88.04%) SQL
2 3 (3.26%) Assembly Language
3 1 (1.09%) C++
3 1 (1.09%) Python
3 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 90 (97.83%) CISSP
2 84 (91.30%) CREST Certified
2 84 (91.30%) SANS
3 7 (7.61%) CISA
4 6 (6.52%) CISM
5 4 (4.35%) Degree
5 4 (4.35%) GCFA
5 4 (4.35%) GREM
5 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) GCFE
7 2 (2.17%) CEH
7 2 (2.17%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (2.17%) GIAC
8 1 (1.09%) CCSAS
8 1 (1.09%) GPEN
8 1 (1.09%) GXPN
8 1 (1.09%) OSCE
8 1 (1.09%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (94.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 87 (94.57%) PCI DSS
2 83 (90.22%) GDPR
3 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 81 (88.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 81 (88.04%) Cisco
1 81 (88.04%) Microsoft
1 81 (88.04%) VMware
2 4 (4.35%) Darktrace
2 4 (4.35%) Digital Shadows