Cyberattack Jobs in the UK excluding London

Cyberattack
UK > UK excluding London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberattack in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberattack over the 6 months to 16 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
16 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 541 364 396
Rank change year-on-year -177 +32 +154
Permanent jobs citing Cyberattack 216 521 566
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.31% 0.82% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 1.99% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 139 81 83
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,831 £27,500
25th Percentile £47,000 £40,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £70,250 £71,250 £63,750
90th Percentile £70,405 £73,853 £72,500
UK median annual salary £68,500 £57,825 £57,500
% change year-on-year +18.46% +0.56% -14.81%

All Generic Skills
UK excluding London

Cyberattack is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 23,686 26,176 30,470
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 34.18% 41.30% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15,276 11,611 15,872
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £29,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,250 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

Cyberattack
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Cyberattack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Cyberattack in the UK excluding London

Cyberattack
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cyberattack in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Cyberattack in the UK excluding London

Cyberattack
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cyberattack in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 16 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Cyberattack in the UK excluding London

Cyberattack
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyberattack within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 16 April 2024. 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
Jobs
South West -79 97 £68,500 -1.01% 5
North of England -47 70 £50,000 +31.58% 11
North West -53 50 £50,000 +62.17% 4
South East -41 23 £48,500 -7.62% 5
Yorkshire +52 20 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Midlands +12 12 £32,000 -53.45% 5
Scotland -50 10 £47,000 -26.10% 2
West Midlands +49 9 £32,000 -54.29% 2
East of England +19 4 £95,000 +123.53% 3
East Midlands -27 3 £52,500 -19.23% 3
Cyberattack
UK

Cyberattack
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.78%) Jupyter
1 6 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.46%) Confluence
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Exchange
Cloud Services
1 49 (22.69%) Azure
2 42 (19.44%) AWS
3 35 (16.20%) Microsoft 365
4 29 (13.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (3.70%) OpenShift
6 6 (2.78%) GCP
7 5 (2.31%) Azure Sentinel
8 2 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.93%) dbt
9 1 (0.46%) Amazon GuardDuty
9 1 (0.46%) Entra ID
9 1 (0.46%) IaaS
9 1 (0.46%) PaaS
9 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (28.24%) DNS
2 49 (22.69%) TCP/IP
3 38 (17.59%) Internet
4 35 (16.20%) DHCP
5 32 (14.81%) HTTP
6 26 (12.04%) DKIM
6 26 (12.04%) DMARC
7 23 (10.65%) Firewall
8 13 (6.02%) LAN
8 13 (6.02%) WAN
9 7 (3.24%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (2.78%) SAN
10 6 (2.78%) VLAN
11 3 (1.39%) SMTP
11 3 (1.39%) SSL
12 2 (0.93%) Broadband
12 2 (0.93%) Network Security
13 1 (0.46%) tcpdump
13 1 (0.46%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (0.93%) Metabase
2 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.93%) Redis
3 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (0.93%) JIRA
2 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.46%) Git
2 1 (0.46%) Subversion
2 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 74 (34.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 73 (33.80%) Finance
3 62 (28.70%) Social Skills
4 25 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.09%) Law
6 6 (2.78%) Military
7 4 (1.85%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.93%) Marketing
8 2 (0.93%) Publishing
8 2 (0.93%) Retail
9 1 (0.46%) Games
9 1 (0.46%) Legal
9 1 (0.46%) Local Government
9 1 (0.46%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.46%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (27.31%) Analyst
2 54 (25.00%) Senior
3 41 (18.98%) Security Manager
4 39 (18.06%) Security Analyst
5 34 (15.74%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 31 (14.35%) Security Assurance Manager
7 30 (13.89%) Information Assurance Manager
7 30 (13.89%) Information Manager
7 30 (13.89%) Information Security Manager
8 26 (12.04%) Information Analyst
8 26 (12.04%) Information Security Analyst
9 25 (11.57%) Lead
10 24 (11.11%) Architect
11 15 (6.94%) Cloud Architect
11 15 (6.94%) Data Engineer
11 15 (6.94%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (6.48%) Data Scientist
13 11 (5.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 11 (5.09%) Senior Data Scientist
14 9 (4.17%) Lead Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (25.46%) HTML
2 29 (13.43%) OpenID
2 29 (13.43%) SAML
3 10 (4.63%) Pandas
3 10 (4.63%) PyTorch
3 10 (4.63%) scikit-learn
4 8 (3.70%) Node.js
5 6 (2.78%) .NET
6 2 (0.93%) CSS
6 2 (0.93%) D3.js
6 2 (0.93%) React
6 2 (0.93%) Vue
7 1 (0.46%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.35%) Cyber Threat
2 29 (13.43%) Cloud Native
3 24 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 15 (6.94%) Security Posture
5 14 (6.48%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.31%) Cyber Defence
7 5 (2.31%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.39%) CSOC
8 3 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.46%) CESG
9 1 (0.46%) Cloud Security Posture
9 1 (0.46%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (0.46%) Cyber Security Posture
9 1 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.46%) IoT
9 1 (0.46%) Operational Technology
9 1 (0.46%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.43%) Windows
2 21 (9.72%) Linux
3 17 (7.87%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.78%) Windows 10
4 6 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.78%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (1.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.46%) Android
6 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.46%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (43.06%) Cybersecurity
2 67 (31.02%) Cloud Security
3 52 (24.07%) Information Security
3 52 (24.07%) SIEM
4 43 (19.91%) Agile
5 40 (18.52%) Roadmaps
5 40 (18.52%) Security Management
6 39 (18.06%) Problem-Solving
6 39 (18.06%) Risk Management
7 38 (17.59%) Incident Response
8 37 (17.13%) SDLC
9 36 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 36 (16.67%) Line Management
9 36 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
10 35 (16.20%) SOAR
11 33 (15.28%) MITRE ATT&CK
12 32 (14.81%) Information Assurance
12 32 (14.81%) Machine Learning
13 31 (14.35%) Data Science
14 30 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (18.52%) Python
2 23 (10.65%) Java
2 23 (10.65%) JavaScript
3 14 (6.48%) R
4 6 (2.78%) Go
4 6 (2.78%) Rust
4 6 (2.78%) SQL
5 2 (0.93%) Lisp
5 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.46%) C#
6 1 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 106 (49.07%) Security Cleared
2 71 (32.87%) DV Cleared
3 35 (16.20%) AWS Certification
3 35 (16.20%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
3 35 (16.20%) SC Cleared
4 33 (15.28%) Degree
5 22 (10.19%) GIAC
6 15 (6.94%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (6.48%) CREST Certified
8 10 (4.63%) CISSP
8 10 (4.63%) Numerate Degree
9 7 (3.24%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
10 6 (2.78%) AWS Certified Developer
11 5 (2.31%) CISA
12 3 (1.39%) CISM
13 2 (0.93%) CASP
13 2 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.93%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.93%) GCIA
13 2 (0.93%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (22.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (16.67%) NCSC
3 16 (7.41%) NIST
4 7 (3.24%) Accessibility
4 7 (3.24%) GDPR
4 7 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 6 (2.78%) QA
6 4 (1.85%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (1.85%) SOC 2
7 3 (1.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (1.39%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.93%) GRC
9 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (11.57%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.41%) Docker
3 7 (3.24%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.46%) Firmware
5 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (13.43%) Terraform
2 26 (12.04%) CASB
3 16 (7.41%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.85%) Nessus
5 1 (0.46%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.46%) QRadar
Vendors
1 15 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.24%) Veeam
3 6 (2.78%) Epicor
3 6 (2.78%) Splunk
4 2 (0.93%) BT
4 2 (0.93%) Facebook
4 2 (0.93%) VMware
5 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.46%) Cisco
5 1 (0.46%) Darktrace
5 1 (0.46%) HP
5 1 (0.46%) Spotify