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

Cybersecurity
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 96 114
Rank change year-on-year +14 +18 +54
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 82 78 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.15% 2.69% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 3.11% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 71 54 86
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -13.04% -16.67%
10th Percentile £31,000 £33,225 £42,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £86,250 £76,875
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -4.17% -

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 2,205 2,510 3,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.78% 86.49% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,816 1,828 3,150
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,925 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 29 (35.37%) Linux
1 29 (35.37%) Security Cleared
2 23 (28.05%) Degree
3 20 (24.39%) Finance
3 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (23.17%) Windows
5 16 (19.51%) Java
5 16 (19.51%) SC Cleared
5 16 (19.51%) SIEM
5 16 (19.51%) GDPR
6 15 (18.29%) Threat Analysis
6 15 (18.29%) Python
7 14 (17.07%) Banking
7 14 (17.07%) Computer Science
8 13 (15.85%) Smart Meter
8 13 (15.85%) SDLC
9 12 (14.63%) Analytics
9 12 (14.63%) Active Directory
10 11 (13.41%) CGI
10 11 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (13.41%) Data Protection
10 11 (13.41%) Security Testing
10 11 (13.41%) Cyberattack
10 11 (13.41%) Computer Science Degree
11 10 (12.20%) Ansible
11 10 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
11 10 (12.20%) Risk Management
12 9 (10.98%) Functional Testing
12 9 (10.98%) PKI
12 9 (10.98%) Malware Analysis

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 4 (4.88%) nginx
2 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.44%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.22%) Office 365
3 1 (1.22%) Route 53
3 1 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (4.88%) Firewall
2 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.66%) DHCP
3 3 (3.66%) DNS
3 3 (3.66%) Internet
3 3 (3.66%) SSH
4 2 (2.44%) Network Security
4 2 (2.44%) SAN
4 2 (2.44%) VLAN
5 1 (1.22%) HTTP
5 1 (1.22%) LAN
5 1 (1.22%) Modbus
5 1 (1.22%) Skype
5 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.88%) Redis
3 2 (2.44%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.44%) Big Data
3 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.44%) HBase
3 2 (2.44%) Impala
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.88%) WiX
2 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.44%) JMeter
2 2 (2.44%) Selenium
2 2 (2.44%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (24.39%) Finance
2 14 (17.07%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Marketing
4 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.44%) Digital Economy
6 2 (2.44%) French Language
7 1 (1.22%) German Language
7 1 (1.22%) Legal
7 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Analyst
2 15 (18.29%) Architect
3 11 (13.41%) Developer
4 9 (10.98%) SOC Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Consultant
5 8 (9.76%) Security Consultant
6 7 (8.54%) Security Architect
6 7 (8.54%) Security Manager
7 6 (7.32%) Account Manager
7 6 (7.32%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Python Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Security Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) AWS Architect
9 4 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Strategic Account Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) CGI
2 5 (6.10%) Celery
2 5 (6.10%) SQLAlchemy
2 5 (6.10%) Twisted
3 4 (4.88%) HTML
3 4 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (4.88%) Spring
3 4 (4.88%) wxWidgets
4 3 (3.66%) Flash
4 3 (3.66%) HTML5
4 3 (3.66%) XML
5 1 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.22%) COM
5 1 (1.22%) CSS
5 1 (1.22%) Django
5 1 (1.22%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (17.07%) Computer Science
3 13 (15.85%) Smart Meter
4 11 (13.41%) Cyberattack
5 9 (10.98%) PKI
6 5 (6.10%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.66%) DataPower
8 2 (2.44%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.22%) CESG
9 1 (1.22%) Life Science
9 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.22%) PMI
9 1 (1.22%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.37%) Linux
2 19 (23.17%) Windows
3 4 (4.88%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.44%) Unix
5 2 (2.44%) VyOS
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.22%) Android
6 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) SIEM
2 15 (18.29%) Threat Analysis
3 13 (15.85%) SDLC
4 12 (14.63%) Analytics
5 11 (13.41%) Data Protection
5 11 (13.41%) Security Testing
6 10 (12.20%) Risk Management
7 9 (10.98%) Functional Testing
7 9 (10.98%) Malware Analysis
8 8 (9.76%) DevOps
8 8 (9.76%) Information Security
9 7 (8.54%) Data Loss Prevention
9 7 (8.54%) Identity Management
10 6 (7.32%) Fraud Detection
10 6 (7.32%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (7.32%) Presales
10 6 (7.32%) Regulatory Compliance
11 5 (6.10%) Demand Forecasting
11 5 (6.10%) Migration
11 5 (6.10%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.51%) Java
2 15 (18.29%) Python
3 8 (9.76%) C
3 8 (9.76%) Perl
4 7 (8.54%) C#
5 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.10%) Ruby
6 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.66%) PHP
6 3 (3.66%) SQL
7 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.22%) C++
8 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (35.37%) Security Cleared
2 23 (28.05%) Degree
3 16 (19.51%) SC Cleared
4 11 (13.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (7.32%) CISSP
6 5 (6.10%) AWS Certification
6 5 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (6.10%) DV Cleared
7 4 (4.88%) CISM
8 3 (3.66%) CCIE
8 3 (3.66%) CISA
8 3 (3.66%) JNCIE
9 2 (2.44%) CCNA
9 2 (2.44%) OSCP
9 2 (2.44%) SANS
10 1 (1.22%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (1.22%) Master's Degree
10 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.51%) GDPR
2 8 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.66%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (3.66%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.44%) NIST 800
4 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.22%) QA
5 1 (1.22%) RMADS
System Software
1 12 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.54%) Docker
2 7 (8.54%) vSphere
3 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.44%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.44%) HDFS
4 2 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) Ansible
2 5 (6.10%) Puppet
3 4 (4.88%) HAProxy
4 3 (3.66%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.44%) Kibana
6 1 (1.22%) Grafana
6 1 (1.22%) SCCM
6 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (7.32%) ArcSight
1 6 (7.32%) Cisco
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.66%) F5
2 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
2 3 (3.66%) VMware
3 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.22%) Allen-Bradley
4 1 (1.22%) Capita
4 1 (1.22%) Splunk
4 1 (1.22%) Twitter