Period
to 13 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyber Defence in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Defence over the 6 months to 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyber Defence
South East > Surrey
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 120 215 -
Rank change year-on-year +95 - +236
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Defence 19 3 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 0.94% 0.068% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 0
Median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% - -
South East median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +27.27% -4.35% -23.33%

Cyber Defence 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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 772 1,661 1,981
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 38.22% 37.72% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 666 1,327 1,570
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% -
10th Percentile £28,625 £30,000 £26,725
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £74,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Cyber Defence
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Cyber Defence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Defence in Surrey

Cyber Defence
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cyber Defence in Surrey.

Salary trend for Cyber Defence in Surrey

Cyber Defence
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cyber Defence in Surrey over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Cyber Defence in Surrey

Cyber Defence
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Defence within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 13 July 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
Epsom - 11 £52,500 -
Redhill - 4 £70,000 -
Tadworth - 3 £77,500 -
Cyber Defence
South East

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, IT jobs citing Cyber Defence 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Cyber Defence.

1 19 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (94.74%) Information Security
3 17 (89.47%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (89.47%) Secure Coding
4 15 (78.95%) Risk Management
5 14 (73.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (57.89%) Finance
7 9 (47.37%) CISSP
8 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
8 8 (42.11%) Threat Intelligence
8 8 (42.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 7 (36.84%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 7 (36.84%) Threat Detection
9 7 (36.84%) NIST
9 7 (36.84%) CISA
9 7 (36.84%) CISM
9 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (36.84%) Degree
9 7 (36.84%) OWASP
9 7 (36.84%) Security Architecture
9 7 (36.84%) Analytics
10 6 (31.58%) Middleware
10 6 (31.58%) NIST 800
10 6 (31.58%) Principle of Least Privilege
10 6 (31.58%) GDPR
10 6 (31.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (31.58%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (26.32%) Azure
11 5 (26.32%) Investment Management
12 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management

Cyber Defence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Azure
2 2 (10.53%) AWS
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
1 3 (15.79%) VPN
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) HTTPS
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Security Architect
3 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Information Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Security Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Network Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Azure Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Business Change Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Business Solution Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Identity Management Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Security Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) OAuth
2 1 (5.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
2 6 (31.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (31.58%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (5.26%) Cyberattack
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (94.74%) Information Security
3 17 (89.47%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (89.47%) Secure Coding
4 15 (78.95%) Risk Management
5 14 (73.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (42.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 8 (42.11%) Threat Intelligence
7 7 (36.84%) Analytics
7 7 (36.84%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 7 (36.84%) OWASP
7 7 (36.84%) Security Architecture
7 7 (36.84%) Threat Detection
8 6 (31.58%) Principle of Least Privilege
9 5 (26.32%) Investment Management
10 4 (21.05%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (15.79%) Cloud Operations
11 3 (15.79%) Kanban
11 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CISSP
2 7 (36.84%) CISA
2 7 (36.84%) CISM
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (36.84%) NIST
2 6 (31.58%) GDPR
2 6 (31.58%) NIST 800
3 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) logstash
1 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco
1 3 (15.79%) F5
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto