Period
to 18 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cybercrime in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybercrime over the 6 months to 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cybercrime (Computer Crime)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 416 321 474
Rank change year-on-year -95 +153 +53
Permanent jobs citing Cybercrime 27 8 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.081% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.25% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 11
10th Percentile £49,375 - -
25th Percentile £56,250 £67,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £70,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.71% +40.00% -39.39%
75th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 -
90th Percentile - - -
England median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +23.81% - -4.55%

Cybercrime 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 6,531 3,245 7,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.85% 33.02% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3,834 2,446 5,759
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £28,700
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £70,250 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Cybercrime
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybercrime in the South East

Cybercrime
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Cybercrime in the South East

Cybercrime
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cybercrime in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Cybercrime in the South East

Cybercrime
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 Cybercrime within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -43 24 £60,000 - 10
West Sussex - 2 £65,000 -
Berkshire -44 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Thames Valley -87 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Cybercrime
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, IT jobs citing Cybercrime 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 Cybercrime.

1 23 (85.19%) Finance
1 23 (85.19%) Security Cleared
2 22 (81.48%) SC Cleared
3 20 (74.07%) Cyberattack
3 20 (74.07%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 20 (74.07%) Cyber Defence
3 20 (74.07%) Threat Intelligence
3 20 (74.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 14 (51.85%) Linux
4 14 (51.85%) Python
5 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
6 12 (44.44%) Law
7 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (37.04%) Ansible
7 10 (37.04%) Bash
8 9 (33.33%) Big Data
8 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
9 8 (29.63%) VMware
9 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (29.63%) AWS
9 8 (29.63%) Security Architecture
9 8 (29.63%) Systems Engineering
9 8 (29.63%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (22.22%) DevOps
10 6 (22.22%) Java
11 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
11 5 (18.52%) HTML
11 5 (18.52%) Windows

Cybercrime
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 5 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (14.81%) Confluence
2 4 (14.81%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) AWS
2 5 (18.52%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Big Data
2 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
3 4 (14.81%) InfluxDB
3 4 (14.81%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (85.19%) Finance
2 20 (74.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
4 12 (44.44%) Law
5 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (18.52%) Social Skills
7 4 (14.81%) Public Sector
8 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Software Test Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Test Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Information Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
3 2 (7.41%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Security Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Platform Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Procurement Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) Apache Camel
2 4 (14.81%) jQuery
2 4 (14.81%) Kafka
2 4 (14.81%) REST
2 4 (14.81%) Spring
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) CSS3
3 1 (3.70%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) Cyber Defence
1 20 (74.07%) Cyberattack
2 8 (29.63%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.81%) Fibre Optics
3 4 (14.81%) Public Cloud
3 4 (14.81%) Replication
3 4 (14.81%) Smartphone
3 4 (14.81%) Social Media
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) CentOS
3 4 (14.81%) VMS
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) Threat Intelligence
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Security Architecture
3 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Systems Engineering
4 6 (22.22%) DevOps
5 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
6 4 (14.81%) Business Development
6 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.81%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) Release Management
6 4 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Statistics
6 4 (14.81%) TDD
6 4 (14.81%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Python
2 10 (37.04%) Bash
3 6 (22.22%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.81%) Perl
5 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.70%) Groovy
6 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (85.19%) Security Cleared
2 22 (81.48%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
3 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (7.41%) CGEIT
4 2 (7.41%) CISA
4 2 (7.41%) CISM
4 2 (7.41%) CISSP
4 2 (7.41%) CRISC
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) FFIEC
5 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (7.41%) GDPR
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.41%) NIST
1 2 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) Docker
3 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (14.81%) KVM
3 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (14.81%) vSphere
3 4 (14.81%) Xen
4 1 (3.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Ansible
2 5 (18.52%) Puppet
3 4 (14.81%) Grafana
3 4 (14.81%) logstash
3 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (14.81%) Prometheus
3 4 (14.81%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (14.81%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.70%) Terraform
4 1 (3.70%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) Atlassian
3 4 (14.81%) Perforce
3 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.81%) Veeam
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft