Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 85 66
Rank change year-on-year +32 -19 +95
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 104 71 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.84% 3.01% 3.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 3.50% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 80 62 85
Reading median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% -8.70% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,025 £35,500
90th Percentile £81,375 £86,125 £78,250
Berkshire median annual salary £61,200 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.86% -2.27% -6.78%

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 1,945 2,031 3,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 90.47% 86.13% 89.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,639 1,632 2,268
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 38 (36.54%) Degree
2 31 (29.81%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (28.85%) Security Cleared
3 30 (28.85%) Linux
4 27 (25.96%) C
5 24 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (21.15%) SQL
6 22 (21.15%) Python
6 22 (21.15%) Information Security
7 21 (20.19%) CISSP
8 20 (19.23%) Data Analysis
9 18 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (17.31%) Git (software)
9 18 (17.31%) Computer Science
10 17 (16.35%) Atlassian
10 17 (16.35%) Hadoop
10 17 (16.35%) DV Cleared
10 17 (16.35%) Puppet
10 17 (16.35%) Apache Spark
11 15 (14.42%) Big Data
11 15 (14.42%) CISM
11 15 (14.42%) Java
12 14 (13.46%) Finance
12 14 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
12 14 (13.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 14 (13.46%) GDPR
13 13 (12.50%) Office 365
13 13 (12.50%) Windows
14 12 (11.54%) Project Management
14 12 (11.54%) SIEM

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 17 (16.35%) Apache Spark
2 9 (8.65%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (7.69%) Confluence
3 8 (7.69%) nginx
4 1 (0.96%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.96%) Apache
4 1 (0.96%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (12.50%) Office 365
3 9 (8.65%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (5.77%) SaaS
5 3 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.65%) Internet
2 5 (4.81%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.88%) Firewall
4 2 (1.92%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (0.96%) HTTP
5 1 (0.96%) Network Security
5 1 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.96%) Skype
5 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.35%) Hadoop
2 15 (14.42%) Big Data
3 11 (10.58%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (10.58%) Power BI
4 9 (8.65%) Apache Hive
4 9 (8.65%) HBase
4 9 (8.65%) Impala
4 9 (8.65%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (7.69%) Redis
6 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.65%) Bitbucket
3 8 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.69%) JIRA
3 8 (7.69%) WiX
4 2 (1.92%) Selenium
4 2 (1.92%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.96%) JMeter
5 1 (0.96%) Maven
5 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.96%) Subversion
5 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (13.46%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.77%) Marketing
4 3 (2.88%) Banking
5 2 (1.92%) French Language
5 2 (1.92%) German Language
5 2 (1.92%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.92%) Legal
5 2 (1.92%) Military
5 2 (1.92%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (22.12%) Consultant
2 19 (18.27%) Security Consultant
3 12 (11.54%) Developer
3 12 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (10.58%) Head of Technology
4 11 (10.58%) Senior Consultant
5 10 (9.62%) Senior Security Consultant
6 9 (8.65%) Python Developer
6 9 (8.65%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.73%) Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Architect
8 6 (5.77%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Head of IT
8 6 (5.77%) SOC Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Big Data Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Hadoop Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.69%) Celery
1 8 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
1 8 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
1 8 (7.69%) SQLAlchemy
1 8 (7.69%) Twisted
1 8 (7.69%) wxWidgets
2 6 (5.77%) CGI
3 3 (2.88%) CSS
3 3 (2.88%) HTML
4 2 (1.92%) HTML5
4 2 (1.92%) Web Services
5 1 (0.96%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.96%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.96%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.96%) JPA
5 1 (0.96%) Node.js
5 1 (0.96%) REST
5 1 (0.96%) RESTful
5 1 (0.96%) XHTML
5 1 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.81%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (17.31%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.77%) Social Media
4 4 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.88%) PKI
5 3 (2.88%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.96%) RIA
6 1 (0.96%) Robotics
6 1 (0.96%) SCADA
6 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.85%) Linux
2 13 (12.50%) Windows
3 8 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.96%) Android
4 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.96%) CentOS
4 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (21.15%) Information Security
3 20 (19.23%) Data Analysis
4 18 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.54%) Data Protection
5 12 (11.54%) Project Management
5 12 (11.54%) SIEM
6 11 (10.58%) Analytical Thinking
6 11 (10.58%) CRM
6 11 (10.58%) Risk Management
7 10 (9.62%) Business Development
7 10 (9.62%) Security Testing
8 9 (8.65%) Change Management
8 9 (8.65%) Configuration Management
8 9 (8.65%) DevOps
8 9 (8.65%) Integration Testing
8 9 (8.65%) Low Latency
8 9 (8.65%) Release Management
8 9 (8.65%) Visualisation
9 8 (7.69%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.96%) C
2 22 (21.15%) Python
2 22 (21.15%) SQL
3 15 (14.42%) Java
4 11 (10.58%) C#
5 9 (8.65%) PowerShell
6 8 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.69%) Ruby
7 5 (4.81%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (36.54%) Degree
2 30 (28.85%) Security Cleared
3 21 (20.19%) CISSP
4 17 (16.35%) DV Cleared
5 15 (14.42%) CISM
6 10 (9.62%) CRISC
7 6 (5.77%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (5.77%) CISA
7 6 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (2.88%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (2.88%) GIAC
8 3 (2.88%) Master's Degree
8 3 (2.88%) SANS
8 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.92%) CREST Certified
9 2 (1.92%) PCI QSA
9 2 (1.92%) SSCP
9 2 (1.92%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.96%) CEH
10 1 (0.96%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.46%) GDPR
1 14 (13.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (8.65%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.81%) QA
4 2 (1.92%) COBIT
4 2 (1.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.96%) NIST 800
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (8.65%) Apache Flume
2 9 (8.65%) HDFS
3 8 (7.69%) Docker
3 8 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.96%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.96%) XenApp
4 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (16.35%) Puppet
2 9 (8.65%) Kibana
3 8 (7.69%) Ansible
3 8 (7.69%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.92%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 1 (0.96%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.96%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.96%) Nessus
5 1 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.96%) QRadar
5 1 (0.96%) SCCM
5 1 (0.96%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.96%) SCOM
5 1 (0.96%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.96%) SCSM
5 1 (0.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (16.35%) Atlassian
2 8 (7.69%) Cloudera
3 6 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.81%) Splunk
5 4 (3.85%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.92%) Cisco
6 2 (1.92%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.92%) McAfee
7 1 (0.96%) Citrix
7 1 (0.96%) CyberArk
7 1 (0.96%) Google
7 1 (0.96%) Meraki
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.96%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.96%) Okta
7 1 (0.96%) Qualys
7 1 (0.96%) Remedy
7 1 (0.96%) Symantec
7 1 (0.96%) VMware