The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Computer Emergency Response Teams skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Emergency Response Teams over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 934 920
Rank change year-on-year +101 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Emergency Response Teams 19 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.015% 0.032%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.27% 0.19% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 26
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +75.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.78% +18.75%  

Computer Emergency Response Teams is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7050 8445 7947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.25% 8.09% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5716 6802 6317
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Computer Emergency Response Teams
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Computer Emergency Response Teams as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Emergency Response Teams in the UK

Computer Emergency Response Teams
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Emergency Response Teams.

Salary trend for Computer Emergency Response Teams in the UK

Computer Emergency Response Teams
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Emergency Response Teams over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Emergency Response Teams in the UK

Computer Emergency Response Teams
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Emergency Response Teams within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +76 18 £62,500 -10.71% 1
London +72 13 £65,000 -7.14% 1
City of London +44 4 £60,000 -14.28%
South East +62 2 £34,000 -54.66%
South West +23 2 £70,000 +55.55%
Bristol -4 2 £70,000 +55.55%
Hampshire - 2 £34,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £33,500 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Emergency Response Teams also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Computer Emergency Response Teams.

1 21 (58.33%) CISSP
1 21 (58.33%) Information Security
2 20 (55.56%) CISM
3 17 (47.22%) Degree
4 15 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (38.89%) SANS
6 13 (36.11%) Firewall
6 13 (36.11%) Internet
7 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 12 (33.33%) SIEM
8 11 (30.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 10 (27.78%) VPN
10 9 (25.00%) CEH
11 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
12 7 (19.44%) Security Architecture
12 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
12 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
12 7 (19.44%) HTTP
12 7 (19.44%) Unix
12 7 (19.44%) Windows
12 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
12 7 (19.44%) GIAC
12 7 (19.44%) Malware Analysis
13 6 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 6 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (16.67%) Cyber Intelligence
13 6 (16.67%) CISA
13 6 (16.67%) Wireless
13 6 (16.67%) Linux

Computer Emergency Response Teams
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) Firewall
1 13 (36.11%) Internet
2 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (27.78%) VPN
4 7 (19.44%) HTTP
5 6 (16.67%) Wireless
6 5 (13.89%) FTP
6 5 (13.89%) LAN
6 5 (13.89%) LDAP
6 5 (13.89%) SMTP
6 5 (13.89%) SSH
6 5 (13.89%) WAN
7 4 (11.11%) SSL
8 2 (5.56%) DNS
9 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (5.56%) Arabic Language
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Legal
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
1 2 (5.56%) Russian Language
1 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Dutch Language
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 10 (27.78%) Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Information Security Specialist
3 7 (19.44%) Information Specialist
3 7 (19.44%) Security Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Security Solutions Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Security Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Digital Architect
7 3 (8.33%) IT Security Specialist
8 2 (5.56%) Information Officer
8 2 (5.56%) Information Security Officer
8 2 (5.56%) Security Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.56%) REST
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
1 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Virtual Team
5 2 (5.56%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.78%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Unix
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (13.89%) Android
4 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.56%) Solaris
5 1 (2.78%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Information Security
2 15 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (33.33%) SIEM
4 11 (30.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 7 (19.44%) Malware Analysis
5 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (19.44%) Security Architecture
5 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
6 6 (16.67%) Cyber Intelligence
6 6 (16.67%) ITIL
6 6 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 6 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 6 (16.67%) MODAF
6 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 5 (13.89%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 4 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
8 4 (11.11%) Security Operations
8 4 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) Perl
2 2 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) CISSP
2 20 (55.56%) CISM
3 17 (47.22%) Degree
4 14 (38.89%) SANS
5 9 (25.00%) CEH
6 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 7 (19.44%) GIAC
8 6 (16.67%) CISA
9 5 (13.89%) OSCP
9 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
10 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
11 2 (5.56%) GCIH
12 1 (2.78%) CREST Certified
12 1 (2.78%) GCFA
12 1 (2.78%) GCIA
12 1 (2.78%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) PMO
2 1 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Snort
1 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) CSIRT
1 4 (11.11%) Nessus
1 4 (11.11%) Nmap
2 1 (2.78%) EnCase
2 1 (2.78%) FTK
2 1 (2.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.78%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.78%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Qualys
2 3 (8.33%) LogRhythm
3 2 (5.56%) AlienVault
3 2 (5.56%) Intel
3 2 (5.56%) Intel Security
3 2 (5.56%) Splunk
4 1 (2.78%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) NetIQ
4 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
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