Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberthreat
England > South East
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 491 475 563
Rank change year-on-year -16 +88 +26
Permanent jobs citing Cyberthreat 60 70 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.61% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 40
South East median annual salary £55,875 £47,500 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.63% -24.60% +26.00%
10th Percentile £37,775 £36,250 £44,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £74,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year -0.45% -11.60% +25.00%

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 12,730 11,441 16,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.17% 38.13% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10,405 9,340 13,920
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.00% 0.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,056 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.92% -1.89% +6.38%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -10 45 £55,000 +10.00%
Berkshire -5 40 £55,000 +22.22%
Hampshire -28 9 £62,500 +31.58%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £44,500 -
Surrey -3 2 £58,750 +17.50%
West Sussex - 2 £36,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Cyberthreat
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing Cyberthreat 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 Cyberthreat.

1 42 (70.00%) SIEM
2 41 (68.33%) CISSP
3 26 (43.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 25 (41.67%) WAN
5 24 (40.00%) LAN
5 24 (40.00%) DNS
5 24 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (40.00%) LogRhythm
5 24 (40.00%) Network Security
6 23 (38.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 23 (38.33%) Cisco
6 23 (38.33%) TCP/IP
6 23 (38.33%) ITIL
7 22 (36.67%) Juniper
7 22 (36.67%) Information Security
7 22 (36.67%) Incident Management
7 22 (36.67%) Data Centre
8 21 (35.00%) QRadar
8 21 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
8 21 (35.00%) Splunk
8 21 (35.00%) Fortinet
8 21 (35.00%) Firewall
8 21 (35.00%) DHCP
9 20 (33.33%) Ethernet
9 20 (33.33%) SNMP
9 20 (33.33%) VPN
9 20 (33.33%) WLAN
9 20 (33.33%) IBM
9 20 (33.33%) SSL
9 20 (33.33%) CCNP

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 20 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (41.67%) WAN
2 24 (40.00%) DNS
2 24 (40.00%) LAN
2 24 (40.00%) Network Security
3 23 (38.33%) TCP/IP
4 21 (35.00%) DHCP
4 21 (35.00%) Firewall
5 20 (33.33%) BGP
5 20 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (33.33%) Cisco Firepower
5 20 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 20 (33.33%) FWSM
5 20 (33.33%) MPLS
5 20 (33.33%) OSPF
5 20 (33.33%) SNMP
5 20 (33.33%) SSL
5 20 (33.33%) VLAN
5 20 (33.33%) VPN
5 20 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 20 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.67%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Games
4 2 (3.33%) German Language
4 2 (3.33%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) French Language
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Architect
1 20 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 20 (33.33%) Security Solutions Architect
1 20 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (15.00%) Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) Consultant
3 6 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) IT Support
4 5 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 4 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 4 (6.67%) Threat Hunter
6 3 (5.00%) IAM Specialist
6 3 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Security Specialist
6 3 (5.00%) Security Support Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Kafka
1 1 (1.67%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 22 (36.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.67%) Cybercrime
7 3 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (5.00%) PKI
7 3 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.67%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Linux
2 15 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (11.67%) Unix
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) SIEM
2 26 (43.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 23 (38.33%) ITIL
4 22 (36.67%) Incident Management
4 22 (36.67%) Information Security
5 21 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
6 20 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 20 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 20 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 20 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 20 (33.33%) Network Design
6 20 (33.33%) Presales
6 20 (33.33%) Software Optimisation
7 11 (18.33%) Risk Management
8 10 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
8 10 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
8 10 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (10.00%) Security Operations
10 5 (8.33%) Forensic Analysis
10 5 (8.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) Python
2 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (6.67%) SQL
4 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (1.67%) C
5 1 (1.67%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) C++
5 1 (1.67%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (68.33%) CISSP
2 24 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (33.33%) CCDP
3 20 (33.33%) CCNP
3 20 (33.33%) CCSE
3 20 (33.33%) IISP
3 20 (33.33%) ISSAP
3 20 (33.33%) JNCIP
4 14 (23.33%) CEH
5 11 (18.33%) CISM
6 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
7 7 (11.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (11.67%) Degree
8 5 (8.33%) CISA
8 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared
8 5 (8.33%) GIAC
8 5 (8.33%) OSCP
9 4 (6.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (6.67%) CCSP
9 4 (6.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) NIST 800
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) Docker
2 3 (5.00%) Snort
3 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) vSphere
4 1 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 21 (35.00%) QRadar
2 3 (5.00%) CSIRT
2 3 (5.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.67%) Kibana
3 1 (1.67%) Suricata
3 1 (1.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) LogRhythm
2 23 (38.33%) Cisco
3 22 (36.67%) Juniper
4 21 (35.00%) Fortinet
4 21 (35.00%) Splunk
5 20 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 20 (33.33%) Forcepoint
5 20 (33.33%) IBM
5 20 (33.33%) Tufin
6 6 (10.00%) Twitter
7 3 (5.00%) CyberArk
7 3 (5.00%) ForgeRock
7 3 (5.00%) Trend Micro
8 2 (3.33%) McAfee
8 2 (3.33%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.33%) VMware
9 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.67%) F5
9 1 (1.67%) TippingPoint
9 1 (1.67%) Wyse