Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 110 62
Rank change year-on-year +36 -48 +80
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 80 53 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.18% 2.09% 4.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 2.43% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 64 45 149
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -21.74% -8.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,300 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,250 £85,000 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -16.67% +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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,176 2,179 3,477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.38% 86.09% 90.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,855 1,673 2,770
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £29,550 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,025
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Cybersecurity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Reading

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Reading.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Reading

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Reading over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 44 (55.00%) Linux
2 23 (28.75%) Python
3 22 (27.50%) C
4 19 (23.75%) Ansible
5 18 (22.50%) Degree
6 17 (21.25%) Git (software)
6 17 (21.25%) vSphere
6 17 (21.25%) C#
6 17 (21.25%) Docker
7 16 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 16 (20.00%) Ubuntu
8 15 (18.75%) nginx
8 15 (18.75%) Windows
8 15 (18.75%) Cisco
9 14 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (17.50%) SQLAlchemy
9 14 (17.50%) Twisted
9 14 (17.50%) WiX
9 14 (17.50%) Redis
9 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
9 14 (17.50%) Ruby on Rails
9 14 (17.50%) Ruby
9 14 (17.50%) wxWidgets
9 14 (17.50%) HAProxy
9 14 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (17.50%) Celery
9 14 (17.50%) Task Automation
10 13 (16.25%) DevOps
10 13 (16.25%) Java

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 15 (18.75%) nginx
2 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.00%) Apache Spark
4 6 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.75%) Confluence
5 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.75%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.25%) Cloudflare
4 1 (1.25%) GitHub
4 1 (1.25%) IaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Office 365
4 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) DHCP
1 9 (11.25%) DNS
1 9 (11.25%) Firewall
2 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.50%) VoIP
2 6 (7.50%) Wireless
3 4 (5.00%) Internet
4 3 (3.75%) Network Security
5 2 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.25%) Modbus
6 1 (1.25%) SAN
6 1 (1.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (17.50%) Redis
2 8 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (10.00%) HBase
3 6 (7.50%) Big Data
4 5 (6.25%) Apache Hive
4 5 (6.25%) Impala
5 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (21.25%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
2 14 (17.50%) WiX
3 3 (3.75%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 3 (3.75%) Selenium
4 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Marketing
3 5 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.50%) Banking
5 2 (2.50%) French Language
6 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (23.75%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Python Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Administrator
7 6 (7.50%) Architect
7 6 (7.50%) Cisco Administrator
7 6 (7.50%) Cisco Network Administrator
7 6 (7.50%) Consultant
7 6 (7.50%) Junior
7 6 (7.50%) Network Administrator
7 6 (7.50%) Security Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Junior DevOps
8 5 (6.25%) Junior Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.50%) Celery
1 14 (17.50%) Ruby on Rails
1 14 (17.50%) SQLAlchemy
1 14 (17.50%) Twisted
1 14 (17.50%) wxWidgets
2 4 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (5.00%) Spring
3 3 (3.75%) JSON
3 3 (3.75%) Node.js
3 3 (3.75%) RESTful
4 2 (2.50%) CSS
4 2 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (1.25%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.25%) CGI
5 1 (1.25%) COM
5 1 (1.25%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.25%) JMS
5 1 (1.25%) Laravel
5 1 (1.25%) Memcached
5 1 (1.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.00%) SCADA
4 3 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) CESG
6 1 (1.25%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (1.25%) Cyberattack
6 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.25%) Life Science
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) PMI
6 1 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 44 (55.00%) Linux
2 16 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 15 (18.75%) Windows
4 5 (6.25%) VyOS
5 1 (1.25%) Android
5 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.25%) CentOS
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Unix
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.50%) Task Automation
2 13 (16.25%) DevOps
3 10 (12.50%) Information Security
4 7 (8.75%) SDLC
5 6 (7.50%) Data Protection
5 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.50%) SIEM
5 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.25%) Analytics
6 5 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (6.25%) Change Management
6 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 5 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 5 (6.25%) Low Latency
6 5 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (6.25%) Release Management
6 5 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.75%) Python
2 22 (27.50%) C
3 17 (21.25%) C#
4 14 (17.50%) Ruby
5 13 (16.25%) Java
6 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
6 7 (8.75%) SQL
7 6 (7.50%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.00%) PHP
9 3 (3.75%) Perl
10 2 (2.50%) C++
10 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) Degree
2 16 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.00%) CISSP
3 8 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (7.50%) CISM
5 5 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.75%) CCIE
7 3 (3.75%) CRISC
7 3 (3.75%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.50%) AWS Certification
8 2 (2.50%) CCNA
8 2 (2.50%) CISA
8 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.50%) GIAC
8 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.50%) SANS
9 1 (1.25%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (1.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.00%) GDPR
3 3 (3.75%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.50%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.25%) NIST 800
5 1 (1.25%) PSD2
5 1 (1.25%) QA
5 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (21.25%) Docker
1 17 (21.25%) vSphere
2 8 (10.00%) HDFS
3 7 (8.75%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.25%) Apache Flume
4 5 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (23.75%) Ansible
2 14 (17.50%) HAProxy
3 11 (13.75%) Puppet
4 6 (7.50%) Kibana
4 6 (7.50%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.25%) logstash
5 1 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Cisco
2 8 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 7 (8.75%) Juniper
4 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.00%) VMware
6 3 (3.75%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.50%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.25%) AlienVault
8 1 (1.25%) Allen-Bradley
8 1 (1.25%) Capita
8 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.25%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.25%) ForeScout
8 1 (1.25%) NetIQ
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.25%) Twitter