Period
to 25 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberthreat in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberthreat over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberthreat
England > North West
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 334 343 332
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11 +29
Permanent jobs citing Cyberthreat 22 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.37% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 12
North West median annual salary £77,500 £40,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +93.75% -17.95% +41.94%
10th Percentile £52,500 £35,000 £37,625
90th Percentile £82,500 £61,500 £67,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% -11.67% +9.09%

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 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 4,563 5,372 4,866
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.14% 41.06% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3,634 4,211 4,123
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,993 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cyberthreat
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Cyberthreat in the North West

Cyberthreat
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Cyberthreat in the North West

Cyberthreat
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyberthreat in the North West over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cyberthreat in the North West

Cyberthreat
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 Cyberthreat within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
Cheshire +24 16 £77,500 +3.33%
Manchester -2 5 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
Cyberthreat
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Cyberthreat.

1 16 (72.73%) Network Security
1 16 (72.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 15 (68.18%) Information Security
3 13 (59.09%) Load Balancing
3 13 (59.09%) Incident Management
3 13 (59.09%) Fortinet
3 13 (59.09%) LAN
3 13 (59.09%) WLAN
3 13 (59.09%) WAN
3 13 (59.09%) VPN
3 13 (59.09%) Cisco
3 13 (59.09%) CCNP
3 13 (59.09%) CCDP
3 13 (59.09%) CheckPoint
3 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (59.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
3 13 (59.09%) Software Optimisation
3 13 (59.09%) Presales
3 13 (59.09%) Tufin
3 13 (59.09%) SIEM
3 13 (59.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (54.55%) Juniper
4 12 (54.55%) Forcepoint
5 8 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (31.82%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (27.27%) CISSP
8 5 (22.73%) Malware Analysis
9 4 (18.18%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 4 (18.18%) GCFE

Cyberthreat
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) Network Security
2 13 (59.09%) LAN
2 13 (59.09%) VPN
2 13 (59.09%) WAN
2 13 (59.09%) WLAN
3 4 (18.18%) Internet
4 3 (13.64%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) BGP
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.55%) FWSM
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) OSPF
5 1 (4.55%) SNMP
5 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (13.64%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Architect
1 13 (59.09%) Security Architect
1 13 (59.09%) Security Solutions Architect
1 13 (59.09%) Solutions Architect
2 12 (54.55%) Information Architect
2 12 (54.55%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Cyberthreat Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Security Officer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Security Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Information Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 3 (13.64%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Information Security
2 13 (59.09%) Incident Management
2 13 (59.09%) Load Balancing
2 13 (59.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 13 (59.09%) Presales
2 13 (59.09%) SIEM
2 13 (59.09%) Software Optimisation
2 13 (59.09%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (31.82%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Cyber Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) Threat Intelligence
7 3 (13.64%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (13.64%) Security Monitoring
7 3 (13.64%) Security Operations
7 3 (13.64%) Security Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CCDP
1 13 (59.09%) CCNP
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) CISSP
3 4 (18.18%) GCFA
3 4 (18.18%) GCFE
4 3 (13.64%) CISA
4 3 (13.64%) GREM
4 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) GCIH
6 1 (4.55%) CCSE
6 1 (4.55%) CEH
6 1 (4.55%) CISM
6 1 (4.55%) ECSA
6 1 (4.55%) GISP
6 1 (4.55%) GSEC
6 1 (4.55%) IISP
6 1 (4.55%) ISSAP
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) CheckPoint
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco
1 13 (59.09%) Fortinet
1 13 (59.09%) Tufin
2 12 (54.55%) Forcepoint
2 12 (54.55%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.55%) Splunk