Period
to 21 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Cyber Essentials PLUS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials PLUS over the 6 months to 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials PLUS
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 490 535 546
Rank change year-on-year +45 +11 +50
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS 3 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.012% 0.024% 0.045%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.084% 0.18% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
South East median annual salary £34,500 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.27% -21.43% +68.69%
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +27.66%

Cyber Essentials PLUS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3,566 3,964 3,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.19% 13.79% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,699 3,154 3,050
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials PLUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials PLUS in the South East

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS in the South East.

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials PLUS in the South East

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials PLUS in the South East

Cyber Essentials PLUS
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 Cyber Essentials PLUS within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 November 2019. 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
Kent - 2 £34,500 -
Surrey +29 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Cyber Essentials PLUS
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS 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 Cyber Essentials PLUS.

1 3 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) SSAE 16
3 1 (33.33%) GDPR

Cyber Essentials PLUS
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:

Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) SSAE 16
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle