Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberattack in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberattack over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberattack
England > South East
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 214 372 393
Rank change year-on-year +158 +21 +97
Permanent jobs citing Cyberattack 300 11 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.49% 0.081% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.78% 0.23% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 14
10th Percentile £23,300 - £58,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £42,547 £61,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £44,345 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -26.71% -36.65% +27.27%
75th Percentile £46,250 £54,813 £72,500
90th Percentile £56,500 £66,250 £82,375
England median annual salary £56,776 £67,500 £68,750
% change year-on-year -15.89% -1.82% +1.85%

Cyberattack is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7,930 4,684 5,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.36% 34.55% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4,299 3,190 4,374
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%

Cyberattack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cyberattack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cyberattack in the South East

Cyberattack
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cyberattack in the South East.

Salary trend for Cyberattack in the South East

Cyberattack
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cyberattack in the South East over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Cyberattack in the South East

Cyberattack
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyberattack within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Surrey +111 274 £32,500 -36.27% 1
Thames Valley -48 10 £39,000 -37.60% 2
Hampshire -50 7 £60,000 +35.30%
Berkshire -6 5 £35,000 -44.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £39,000 -
Buckinghamshire -58 1 £42,500 -
Cyberattack
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing Cyberattack 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 South East region with a requirement for Cyberattack.

1 283 (94.33%) Finance
1 283 (94.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 274 (91.33%) Threat Intelligence
2 274 (91.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 223 (74.33%) Cyber Defence
4 156 (52.00%) Agile
5 128 (42.67%) Security Cleared
6 112 (37.33%) Test Automation
7 110 (36.67%) Java
7 110 (36.67%) Linux
8 107 (35.67%) SC Cleared
9 102 (34.00%) Problem-Solving
10 98 (32.67%) Python
11 94 (31.33%) Software Engineering
12 87 (29.00%) Cybercrime
13 86 (28.67%) Cybersecurity
14 82 (27.33%) Git (software)
15 79 (26.33%) Continuous Integration
15 79 (26.33%) Social Skills
16 77 (25.67%) Docker
16 77 (25.67%) Analytical Skills
16 77 (25.67%) React
17 66 (22.00%) Law
18 65 (21.67%) Software Testing
19 62 (20.67%) Project Management
20 61 (20.33%) Ansible
20 61 (20.33%) Public Sector
21 60 (20.00%) Decision-Making
22 56 (18.67%) VMware
22 56 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Cyberattack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 25 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 19 (6.33%) Apache
2 19 (6.33%) Jetty
3 16 (5.33%) Confluence
3 16 (5.33%) SharePoint
4 15 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (2.67%) Apache Spark
6 6 (2.00%) nginx
6 6 (2.00%) WildFly
7 3 (1.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (3.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.33%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 56 (18.67%) AWS
2 28 (9.33%) Azure
3 14 (4.67%) IaaS
3 14 (4.67%) PaaS
4 9 (3.00%) Microsoft 365
5 7 (2.33%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.33%) SNA
2 28 (9.33%) Firewall
3 25 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 17 (5.67%) Wireless
5 15 (5.00%) DHCP
6 12 (4.00%) Network Security
7 9 (3.00%) DNS
8 6 (2.00%) HTTP
8 6 (2.00%) IMAP
8 6 (2.00%) SSL
8 6 (2.00%) tcpdump
8 6 (2.00%) Wireshark
9 4 (1.33%) 3GPP
9 4 (1.33%) Software-Defined Radio
10 3 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.67%) Big Data
2 32 (10.67%) MySQL
3 25 (8.33%) InfluxDB
4 24 (8.00%) Hadoop
5 17 (5.67%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.67%) GIS
7 9 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.67%) HBase
9 7 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (2.00%) Maltego
11 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server
12 2 (0.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 82 (27.33%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.33%) Jenkins
3 20 (6.67%) JIRA
4 17 (5.67%) GDB
5 14 (4.67%) Maven
6 6 (2.00%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.00%) JUnit
6 6 (2.00%) Mockito
6 6 (2.00%) Zephyr
7 3 (1.00%) Sikuli
General
1 283 (94.33%) Finance
1 283 (94.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 79 (26.33%) Social Skills
3 77 (25.67%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (22.00%) Law
5 61 (20.33%) Public Sector
6 53 (17.67%) Telecoms
7 37 (12.33%) Banking
8 22 (7.33%) Financial Institution
8 22 (7.33%) Marketing
9 11 (3.67%) Military
10 9 (3.00%) Electronics
10 9 (3.00%) Manufacturing
11 8 (2.67%) Legal
12 7 (2.33%) Back Office
12 7 (2.33%) Influencing Skills
13 2 (0.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 82 (27.33%) Software Engineer
2 40 (13.33%) Developer
2 40 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 31 (10.33%) Architect
3 31 (10.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (10.33%) Solutions Architect
4 30 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 26 (8.67%) Software Developer
6 22 (7.33%) Consultant
7 18 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
7 18 (6.00%) Graduate
8 17 (5.67%) Junior
9 16 (5.33%) Java Software Developer
10 15 (5.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
10 15 (5.00%) Security Engineer
10 15 (5.00%) Senior Architect
10 15 (5.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 14 (4.67%) Security Consultant
12 13 (4.33%) Support Engineer
13 12 (4.00%) Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (25.67%) React
2 47 (15.67%) HTML
3 35 (11.67%) CSS
4 34 (11.33%) Redux
5 30 (10.00%) Spring
6 26 (8.67%) Elastic Stack
7 25 (8.33%) REST
8 23 (7.67%) HTML5
9 22 (7.33%) CSS3
9 22 (7.33%) Kafka
10 19 (6.33%) GraphQL
11 14 (4.67%) Apache Camel
11 14 (4.67%) jQuery
12 11 (3.67%) Apache Flex
13 8 (2.67%) Apache NiFi
14 7 (2.33%) .NET
14 7 (2.33%) .NET Core
14 7 (2.33%) .NET Framework
14 7 (2.33%) Entity Framework
15 6 (2.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 223 (74.33%) Cyber Defence
2 87 (29.00%) Cybercrime
3 46 (15.33%) Smartphone
3 46 (15.33%) Social Media
4 38 (12.67%) Replication
5 37 (12.33%) Social Network
6 34 (11.33%) Linux Command Line
7 23 (7.67%) Cyberthreat
8 17 (5.67%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (4.67%) Public Cloud
10 10 (3.33%) User Experience
11 9 (3.00%) Augmented Reality
11 9 (3.00%) Data Centre
11 9 (3.00%) Fibre Optics
11 9 (3.00%) HoloLens
11 9 (3.00%) IoT
11 9 (3.00%) Life Science
11 9 (3.00%) Robotics
12 2 (0.67%) SCADA
13 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 110 (36.67%) Linux
2 27 (9.00%) Windows
2 27 (9.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (5.33%) CentOS
4 13 (4.33%) Unix
5 9 (3.00%) Kali Linux
5 9 (3.00%) Ubuntu
5 9 (3.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (91.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 274 (91.33%) Threat Intelligence
2 156 (52.00%) Agile
3 112 (37.33%) Test Automation
4 102 (34.00%) Problem-Solving
5 94 (31.33%) Software Engineering
6 86 (28.67%) Cybersecurity
7 79 (26.33%) Continuous Integration
8 65 (21.67%) Software Testing
9 62 (20.67%) Project Management
10 60 (20.00%) Decision-Making
11 52 (17.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 50 (16.67%) Release Management
13 48 (16.00%) DevOps
13 48 (16.00%) Mentoring
14 45 (15.00%) Analytics
15 44 (14.67%) Artificial Intelligence
16 43 (14.33%) CI/CD
17 41 (13.67%) User Stories
18 39 (13.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 110 (36.67%) Java
2 98 (32.67%) Python
3 55 (18.33%) JavaScript
4 52 (17.33%) C++
5 48 (16.00%) Bash
6 45 (15.00%) Scala
7 39 (13.00%) C
8 37 (12.33%) Groovy
9 32 (10.67%) SQL
10 21 (7.00%) TypeScript
11 18 (6.00%) Perl
12 16 (5.33%) C#
13 10 (3.33%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.00%) Go
14 6 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 128 (42.67%) Security Cleared
2 107 (35.67%) SC Cleared
3 24 (8.00%) Degree
4 18 (6.00%) DV Cleared
5 17 (5.67%) PhD
6 13 (4.33%) CCNA
6 13 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (3.33%) ISTQB
7 10 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 10 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (2.67%) CREST Certified
9 7 (2.33%) CCA
10 6 (2.00%) OSCP
11 3 (1.00%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.67%) CHECK Team Leader
12 2 (0.67%) CHECK Team Member
12 2 (0.67%) Cyber Scheme
13 1 (0.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (14.33%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) NCSC
System Software
1 77 (25.67%) Docker
2 56 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (10.33%) Active Directory
4 27 (9.00%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (6.00%) KVM
5 18 (6.00%) vSphere
5 18 (6.00%) Xen
6 14 (4.67%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (3.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 61 (20.33%) Ansible
2 25 (8.33%) Grafana
3 23 (7.67%) Puppet
4 21 (7.00%) Kubernetes
5 19 (6.33%) logstash
6 18 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (6.00%) vCenter Server
7 16 (5.33%) Single Sign-On
8 14 (4.67%) Prometheus
9 6 (2.00%) HP ALM
10 4 (1.33%) systemd
11 1 (0.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 56 (18.67%) VMware
2 46 (15.33%) Microsoft
3 40 (13.33%) Perforce
4 25 (8.33%) Oracle
5 18 (6.00%) Atlassian
6 16 (5.33%) Veeam
7 9 (3.00%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.33%) Cognos
8 7 (2.33%) Planview
8 7 (2.33%) SAP
9 6 (2.00%) HP
10 3 (1.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.00%) Cisco
11 2 (0.67%) Google