Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT)
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1165 1169 1255
Rank change year-on-year +4 +86 +57
Permanent jobs citing Computer Emergency Response Teams 38 55 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.029% 0.017%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.24% 0.33% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 32
UK median annual salary £57,500 £72,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.69% +26.09% -11.54%
10th Percentile £37,875 £47,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £95,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £66,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +14.29% -4.55%

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

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15787 16517 16874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.76% 8.69% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12954 13351 13704
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Emergency Response Teams in the UK

Computer Emergency Response Teams
Top 5 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 17 November 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 +43 37 £57,500 -20.69% 1
London +22 19 £57,500 -23.33% 1
UK excluding London +16 18 £66,000 +10.00%
South East +47 10 £66,000 +10.00%
South West -5 8 £40,250 -52.65%

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 30 (78.95%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (57.89%) Windows
3 20 (52.63%) Cyber Attack
4 17 (44.74%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 17 (44.74%) Threat Intelligence
4 17 (44.74%) Network Security
5 15 (39.47%) CSIRT
6 14 (36.84%) Malware Analysis
6 14 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (36.84%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (36.84%) Reverse Engineering
7 13 (34.21%) Information Security
8 10 (26.32%) Firewall
8 10 (26.32%) CISSP
8 10 (26.32%) Data Protection
8 10 (26.32%) SIEM
9 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (23.68%) Cybercrime
10 8 (21.05%) CREST Certified
11 7 (18.42%) Security Operations
11 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
12 6 (15.79%) Digital Forensics
12 6 (15.79%) Security Architecture
12 6 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (15.79%) DRM
12 6 (15.79%) CISM
12 6 (15.79%) ITIL
12 6 (15.79%) Linux
12 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
12 6 (15.79%) Active Directory

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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) Network Security
2 10 (26.32%) Firewall
3 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.53%) Intranet
4 4 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (10.53%) Law
1 4 (10.53%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Analyst
1 11 (28.95%) Security Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Consultant
3 9 (23.68%) Security Consultant
4 8 (21.05%) Security Incident Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 7 (18.42%) Security Specialist
6 6 (15.79%) IT Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) IT Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) IT Operations Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) IT Security Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) Security Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) Security Operations Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Team Leader
8 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (52.63%) Cyber Attack
2 9 (23.68%) Cybercrime
3 6 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (13.16%) Cyber Defence
5 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (44.74%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 17 (44.74%) Threat Intelligence
3 14 (36.84%) Malware Analysis
3 14 (36.84%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (36.84%) Reverse Engineering
4 13 (34.21%) Information Security
5 10 (26.32%) Data Protection
5 10 (26.32%) SIEM
6 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
7 7 (18.42%) Security Operations
8 6 (15.79%) Data Loss Prevention
8 6 (15.79%) Digital Forensics
8 6 (15.79%) DRM
8 6 (15.79%) ITIL
8 6 (15.79%) Security Architecture
8 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (13.16%) E-Discovery
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) CISSP
2 8 (21.05%) CREST Certified
3 6 (15.79%) CISM
4 5 (13.16%) GCIA
5 4 (10.53%) GSEC
5 4 (10.53%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 4 (10.53%) SANS
6 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
6 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.63%) CEH
8 1 (2.63%) GCIH
8 1 (2.63%) GIAC
8 1 (2.63%) GPEN
8 1 (2.63%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (10.53%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (10.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 4 (10.53%) ISO 22301
3 4 (10.53%) NIST 800
3 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (39.47%) CSIRT
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 2 (5.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (5.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) FireEye
2 2 (5.26%) ArcSight