Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberthreat in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberthreat over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberthreat
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 487 473 617
Rank change year-on-year -14 +144 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cyberthreat 65 90 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.29% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.76% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 33 59 21
South East median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £44,250 £35,000 £44,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +16.50%

Cyberthreat is in the Generic IT 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 IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,718 11,871 16,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.91% 37.82% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9,609 9,687 13,784
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £69,400 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%

Cyberthreat
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Cyberthreat in the South East

Cyberthreat
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Cyberthreat in the South East

Cyberthreat
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyberthreat in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cyberthreat in the South East

Cyberthreat
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 Cyberthreat within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Thames Valley -14 27 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Berkshire +5 24 £51,250 +13.89% 2
Hampshire -8 19 £65,000 +4.00%
Surrey +7 13 £50,000 - 11
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £66,250 -
East Sussex - 2 £51,500 -
Cyberthreat
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Cyberthreat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Cyberthreat.

1 41 (63.08%) CISSP
1 41 (63.08%) Information Security
2 35 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (47.69%) SIEM
4 27 (41.54%) Penetration Testing
5 23 (35.38%) CEH
6 22 (33.85%) Malware Analysis
7 20 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
8 19 (29.23%) Firewall
9 18 (27.69%) WAN
9 18 (27.69%) Risk Management
10 17 (26.15%) CISM
10 17 (26.15%) Ethical Hacking
10 17 (26.15%) Windows
10 17 (26.15%) Linux
11 16 (24.62%) TCP/IP
11 16 (24.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 15 (23.08%) Network Security
12 15 (23.08%) Security Architecture
13 14 (21.54%) LAN
13 14 (21.54%) ITIL
13 14 (21.54%) Finance
14 13 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
14 13 (20.00%) DNS
14 13 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (20.00%) PCI DSS
14 13 (20.00%) LogRhythm
14 13 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 13 (20.00%) CREST Certified
15 12 (18.46%) Security Operations

Cyberthreat
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 8 (12.31%) IIS
2 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.23%) Firewall
2 18 (27.69%) WAN
3 16 (24.62%) TCP/IP
4 15 (23.08%) Network Security
5 14 (21.54%) LAN
6 13 (20.00%) DNS
7 11 (16.92%) SSL
7 11 (16.92%) Wireshark
8 8 (12.31%) BGP
8 8 (12.31%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (12.31%) DHCP
8 8 (12.31%) Ethernet
8 8 (12.31%) FWSM
8 8 (12.31%) MPLS
8 8 (12.31%) OSPF
8 8 (12.31%) SNMP
8 8 (12.31%) VLAN
8 8 (12.31%) VPN
8 8 (12.31%) WLAN
9 4 (6.15%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Burp Suite
1 3 (4.62%) IDA Disassembler
1 3 (4.62%) OllyDbg
1 3 (4.62%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Games
3 2 (3.08%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Architect
1 17 (26.15%) Security Architect
2 16 (24.62%) Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Consultant
3 13 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 8 (12.31%) Security Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Security Solutions Architect
4 8 (12.31%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Information Security Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Information Security Consultant
5 7 (10.77%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 5 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) IT Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) IT Support
7 4 (6.15%) Security Support Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Architect
7 4 (6.15%) SOC Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) Web Services
2 4 (6.15%) Regular Expression
3 3 (4.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
4 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.23%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (7.69%) Cybercrime
6 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.15%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 3 (4.62%) Blog
7 3 (4.62%) PKI
8 2 (3.08%) CESG
8 2 (3.08%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.15%) Linux
1 17 (26.15%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Unix
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (63.08%) Information Security
2 35 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (47.69%) SIEM
4 27 (41.54%) Penetration Testing
5 22 (33.85%) Malware Analysis
6 20 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
7 18 (27.69%) Risk Management
8 17 (26.15%) Ethical Hacking
9 15 (23.08%) Security Architecture
10 14 (21.54%) ITIL
11 13 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
11 13 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 12 (18.46%) Security Operations
13 11 (16.92%) Forensic Analysis
14 10 (15.38%) Incident Management
15 9 (13.85%) Cyber Intelligence
15 9 (13.85%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
15 9 (13.85%) Threat Intelligence
16 8 (12.31%) Presales
16 8 (12.31%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) Python
2 7 (10.77%) SQL
3 6 (9.23%) Ruby
4 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.15%) C++
5 4 (6.15%) Perl
6 3 (4.62%) C
6 3 (4.62%) Java
6 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.62%) PHP
7 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (63.08%) CISSP
2 23 (35.38%) CEH
3 17 (26.15%) CISM
4 13 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (20.00%) CREST Certified
5 12 (18.46%) GIAC
5 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
6 10 (15.38%) Degree
7 8 (12.31%) CCDP
7 8 (12.31%) CCNP
7 8 (12.31%) CCSE
7 8 (12.31%) IISP
7 8 (12.31%) ISSAP
7 8 (12.31%) JNCIP
8 7 (10.77%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
10 5 (7.69%) GCIH
10 5 (7.69%) OSCP
10 5 (7.69%) SANS
11 4 (6.15%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (12.31%) NIST 800
4 3 (4.62%) GDPR
5 1 (1.54%) GPG13
5 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) QRadar
2 3 (4.62%) CSIRT
3 1 (1.54%) Suricata
3 1 (1.54%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) LogRhythm
2 12 (18.46%) Cisco
3 11 (16.92%) Forcepoint
4 9 (13.85%) Fortinet
4 9 (13.85%) Splunk
5 8 (12.31%) CheckPoint
5 8 (12.31%) IBM
5 8 (12.31%) Juniper
5 8 (12.31%) Tufin
6 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.62%) Qualys
7 3 (4.62%) Twitter
8 1 (1.54%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.54%) FireEye
8 1 (1.54%) Google
8 1 (1.54%) Intel
8 1 (1.54%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.54%) Sophos
8 1 (1.54%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.54%) TippingPoint