Period
to 28 July 2017

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 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT)
UK
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1153 1236 1233
Rank change year-on-year +83 -3 +95
Permanent jobs citing Computer Emergency Response Teams 41 31 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.015% 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.26% 0.18% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 61
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +20.00% -25.93%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £74,625 £82,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -4.55%

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 15587 17304 16787
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.72% 8.59% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12605 14042 13339
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,250 £30,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Computer Emergency Response Teams
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Computer Emergency Response Teams as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Emergency Response Teams in the UK

Computer Emergency Response Teams
Top 7 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 6 months to 28 July 2017. 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
England +82 36 £62,500 +4.17% 2
London +58 22 £65,000 -7.14% 2
UK excluding London +72 18 £57,500 +15.00%
South East +72 7 £66,000 -12.00%
South West +10 7 £57,500 +27.78%
Isle of Man - 3 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (48.78%) Information Security
2 19 (46.34%) CISSP
2 19 (46.34%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (39.02%) SIEM
4 15 (36.59%) CISM
4 15 (36.59%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (36.59%) Data Protection
5 14 (34.15%) Degree
5 14 (34.15%) Firewall
6 13 (31.71%) Windows
6 13 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (29.27%) Incident Management
8 11 (26.83%) Cyber Attack
9 10 (24.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 10 (24.39%) Linux
9 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
10 9 (21.95%) Malware Analysis
10 9 (21.95%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (21.95%) CSIRT
11 8 (19.51%) SANS
11 8 (19.51%) Legal
11 8 (19.51%) Security Architecture
12 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
12 7 (17.07%) Digital Forensics
12 7 (17.07%) CEH
12 7 (17.07%) Internet
12 7 (17.07%) ITIL
12 7 (17.07%) Security Operations
13 6 (14.63%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 6 (14.63%) Threat Intelligence

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 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
2 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.07%) Internet
4 6 (14.63%) HTTP
4 6 (14.63%) Network Security
5 5 (12.20%) FTP
5 5 (12.20%) LAN
5 5 (12.20%) LDAP
5 5 (12.20%) SMTP
5 5 (12.20%) SSH
5 5 (12.20%) WAN
6 4 (9.76%) VPN
7 3 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.88%) Intranet
9 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (19.51%) Legal
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Law
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Arabic Language
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Security Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Consultant
3 6 (14.63%) IT Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Security Specialist
4 5 (12.20%) IT Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) IT Operations Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Security Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Security Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Security Operations Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Information Officer
5 4 (9.76%) Information Security Officer
5 4 (9.76%) Security Officer
6 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Security Incident Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (14.63%) Cyber Defence
2 6 (14.63%) Cybercrime
2 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.20%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (9.76%) Client/Server
5 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.32%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 3 (7.32%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (4.88%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.32%) Android
4 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.88%) Solaris
5 2 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Information Security
2 19 (46.34%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (39.02%) SIEM
4 15 (36.59%) Data Protection
4 15 (36.59%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (29.27%) Incident Management
6 10 (24.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 9 (21.95%) Malware Analysis
7 9 (21.95%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (19.51%) Security Architecture
9 7 (17.07%) Digital Forensics
9 7 (17.07%) ITIL
9 7 (17.07%) Security Operations
10 6 (14.63%) Computer Security
10 6 (14.63%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 6 (14.63%) Threat Intelligence
10 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (12.20%) Data Loss Prevention
11 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
11 5 (12.20%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C
1 1 (2.44%) C#
1 1 (2.44%) C++
1 1 (2.44%) Java
1 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.44%) Perl
1 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) CISSP
2 15 (36.59%) CISM
3 14 (34.15%) Degree
4 8 (19.51%) SANS
5 7 (17.07%) CEH
5 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
6 5 (12.20%) GCIA
6 5 (12.20%) OSCP
6 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
7 3 (7.32%) CREST Certified
7 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
7 3 (7.32%) GCIH
7 3 (7.32%) GIAC
7 3 (7.32%) GSEC
8 2 (4.88%) CISA
8 2 (4.88%) GREM
8 2 (4.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 1 (2.44%) GCFA
9 1 (2.44%) GPEN
9 1 (2.44%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (4.88%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (4.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (4.88%) ISO 22301
3 2 (4.88%) NIST 800
3 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.44%) PMO
4 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) CSIRT
2 4 (9.76%) Nessus
2 4 (9.76%) Nmap
3 1 (2.44%) EnCase
3 1 (2.44%) FTK
3 1 (2.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.44%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Qualys
2 3 (7.32%) AlienVault
2 3 (7.32%) Intel
2 3 (7.32%) LogRhythm
2 3 (7.32%) Splunk
3 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat
3 2 (4.88%) FireEye
3 2 (4.88%) Forcepoint
3 2 (4.88%) McAfee
4 1 (2.44%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.44%) EMC
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) NetIQ
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Anonymous
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago