Period
to 3 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for NIST 800 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NIST 800 over the 6 months to 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NIST Special Publication (SP) 800 Series
England > South East
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 369 513 554
Rank change year-on-year +144 +41 -16
Permanent jobs citing NIST 800 24 2 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.008% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.12% 0.054% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 5
Median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -25.00% +66.67%
England median annual salary £76,250 £50,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year +52.50% -35.48% +29.17%

NIST 800 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 2,145 3,685 3,989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.60% 14.22% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,620 2,843 3,151
Median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,269 £26,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,850 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

NIST 800
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing NIST 800 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for NIST 800 in the South East

NIST 800
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NIST 800 in the South East.

Salary trend for NIST 800 in the South East

NIST 800
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing NIST 800 in the South East over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Salary histogram for NIST 800 in the South East

NIST 800
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 NIST 800 within the South East region over the 6 months to 3 June 2020. 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 +95 14 £90,000 +38.46% 1
Berkshire - 9 £90,000 - 1
Surrey - 8 £77,500 -
Buckinghamshire +37 5 £77,500 +19.23%
Hampshire +69 1 £67,500 -20.59%
Kent - 1 £85,000 - 1
NIST 800
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, IT jobs citing NIST 800 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 NIST 800.

1 24 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 24 (100.00%) NIST
2 19 (79.17%) Information Security
3 16 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (58.33%) GDPR
5 12 (50.00%) OWASP
5 12 (50.00%) CISSP
6 11 (45.83%) Risk Management
6 11 (45.83%) Azure
7 10 (41.67%) Secure Coding
8 8 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (33.33%) SaaS
8 8 (33.33%) Security Architecture
8 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 8 (33.33%) Finance
8 8 (33.33%) Middleware
8 8 (33.33%) CISM
8 8 (33.33%) DNS
8 8 (33.33%) Python
9 6 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (25.00%) Firewall
9 6 (25.00%) CISA
9 6 (25.00%) Information Security Management
9 6 (25.00%) Security Management
9 6 (25.00%) PaaS
9 6 (25.00%) AWS
9 6 (25.00%) Degree
9 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (25.00%) DevOps

NIST 800
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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Azure
2 8 (33.33%) SaaS
3 6 (25.00%) AWS
3 6 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (25.00%) Azure Functions
3 6 (25.00%) IaaS
3 6 (25.00%) PaaS
3 6 (25.00%) Power Platform
3 6 (25.00%) PowerApps
3 6 (25.00%) Serverless
4 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) Internet
4 4 (16.67%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) WAN
5 3 (12.50%) Network Security
6 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (4.17%) LAN
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Architect
1 13 (54.17%) Security Architect
2 9 (37.50%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Security Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Application Security Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Junior
4 4 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Junior Security Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Network Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Network Security Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Risk Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Azure Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security Risk Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (25.00%) Cyber Defence
3 4 (16.67%) Cloud Native
4 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Information Security
2 16 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (50.00%) OWASP
4 11 (45.83%) Risk Management
5 10 (41.67%) Secure Coding
6 8 (33.33%) Security Architecture
7 6 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
7 6 (25.00%) DevOps
7 6 (25.00%) Information Security Management
7 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Security Management
7 6 (25.00%) Task Automation
8 5 (20.83%) Open Source
8 5 (20.83%) SIEM
9 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.67%) Analytics
9 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 8 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) CISSP
2 8 (33.33%) CISM
3 6 (25.00%) CISA
3 6 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.67%) CSSLP
4 4 (16.67%) SANS
5 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) CEH
6 1 (4.17%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (4.17%) CREST Certified
6 1 (4.17%) CRISC
6 1 (4.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 24 (100.00%) NIST
2 14 (58.33%) GDPR
3 3 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (12.50%) JSP 440
3 3 (12.50%) NCSC
3 3 (12.50%) RMADS
4 1 (4.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Terraform
2 2 (8.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) F5
3 3 (12.50%) Palo Alto