Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberthreat
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 349 335 335
Rank change year-on-year -14 0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cyberthreat 19 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.15% 0.27% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.63% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 4
North West median annual salary £77,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +93.75% -20.00% -18.32%
10th Percentile £52,500 £30,000 £41,625
90th Percentile £78,750 £63,500 £65,083
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.60% -11.20% +13.64%

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 4,737 5,530 4,638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.48% 43.09% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,700 4,474 3,896
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,825 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,815 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.37% -0.37% +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 21 June 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 21 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
Cheshire -8 15 £77,500 +3.33%
Manchester -6 4 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Cyberthreat
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 15 (78.95%) Network Security
2 14 (73.68%) Information Security
3 13 (68.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (57.89%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
4 11 (57.89%) Presales
4 11 (57.89%) Software Optimisation
4 11 (57.89%) Load Balancing
4 11 (57.89%) Tufin
4 11 (57.89%) SIEM
4 11 (57.89%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (57.89%) Incident Management
4 11 (57.89%) Fortinet
4 11 (57.89%) LAN
4 11 (57.89%) WLAN
4 11 (57.89%) WAN
4 11 (57.89%) VPN
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco
4 11 (57.89%) CCNP
4 11 (57.89%) CCDP
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (57.89%) Juniper
4 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
4 11 (57.89%) Forcepoint
5 8 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (36.84%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (26.32%) GCFE
8 5 (26.32%) Malware Analysis
8 5 (26.32%) GCFA

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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Network Security
2 11 (57.89%) LAN
2 11 (57.89%) VPN
2 11 (57.89%) WAN
2 11 (57.89%) WLAN
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
General
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Architect
1 11 (57.89%) Information Architect
1 11 (57.89%) Information Security Architect
1 11 (57.89%) Security Architect
1 11 (57.89%) Security Solutions Architect
1 11 (57.89%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Cyberthreat Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Information Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
3 4 (21.05%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 4 (21.05%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Information Security
2 11 (57.89%) Incident Management
2 11 (57.89%) Load Balancing
2 11 (57.89%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 11 (57.89%) Presales
2 11 (57.89%) SIEM
2 11 (57.89%) Software Optimisation
2 11 (57.89%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (36.84%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) Malware Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Cyber Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
7 4 (21.05%) Threat Intelligence
8 2 (10.53%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (10.53%) Digital Forensics
8 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Assembly Language
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) CCDP
1 11 (57.89%) CCNP
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CISSP
2 5 (26.32%) GCFA
2 5 (26.32%) GCFE
3 4 (21.05%) CISA
3 4 (21.05%) GREM
4 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) CREST Certified
5 1 (5.26%) ECSA
5 1 (5.26%) GCIH
5 1 (5.26%) GIAC
5 1 (5.26%) GISP
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
1 11 (57.89%) Forcepoint
1 11 (57.89%) Fortinet
1 11 (57.89%) Juniper
1 11 (57.89%) Tufin
2 1 (5.26%) Sun