Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Online Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Online Security over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Online Security
UK
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1132 1107 1240
Rank change year-on-year -25 +133 +76
Permanent jobs citing Online Security 37 39 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.023% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.025% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 40
UK median annual salary £52,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -11.11% -14.29%
10th Percentile £43,250 £32,500 £38,275
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +38.67% -11.76% -

Online Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156,628 153,326 180,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.84% 90.55% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 125,948 125,702 150,219
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Online Security
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Online Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Online Security in the UK

Online Security
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Online Security.

Salary trend for Online Security in the UK

Online Security
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Online Security over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Online Security in the UK

Online Security
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Security within the UK over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. 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 +4 33 £52,000 +30.00% 6
UK excluding London -15 31 £52,000 +38.67% 5
North of England +25 16 £52,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 16 £52,000 - 2
London +11 6 £70,000 +55.56% 1
Midlands - 6 £45,000 - 1
South East -28 5 £65,000 +73.33% 2
West Midlands - 5 £45,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 4 - -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing Online Security 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 with a requirement for Online Security.

1 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) C#
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) Finance
3 9 (24.32%) Project Management
3 9 (24.32%) HTML
3 9 (24.32%) CSS
4 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (21.62%) SaaS
5 7 (18.92%) PHP
5 7 (18.92%) .NET
5 7 (18.92%) Linux
6 6 (16.22%) MySQL
6 6 (16.22%) Windows
6 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
6 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (13.51%) React
7 5 (13.51%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (13.51%) Vagrant
7 5 (13.51%) User Experience
7 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
7 5 (13.51%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (13.51%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (13.51%) WooCommerce
7 5 (13.51%) Web Development
7 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
7 5 (13.51%) nginx
7 5 (13.51%) WordPress
7 5 (13.51%) SSH
7 5 (13.51%) ITIL

Online Security
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 5 (13.51%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (13.51%) nginx
1 5 (13.51%) WordPress
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) Drupal
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (21.62%) SaaS
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) SSH
2 4 (10.81%) HTTP
3 3 (8.11%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) Internet
4 2 (5.41%) Intranet
4 2 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.41%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) DNS
5 1 (2.70%) NAS
5 1 (2.70%) Network Security
5 1 (2.70%) SAN
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) GIS
2 1 (2.70%) Power BI
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.51%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Publishing
3 2 (5.41%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Senior Developer
3 7 (18.92%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) IT Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Security Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.41%) IT Assistant
6 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Support
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) CSS
1 9 (24.32%) HTML
2 7 (18.92%) .NET
3 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
4 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
4 5 (13.51%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (13.51%) React
4 5 (13.51%) SOAP
5 4 (10.81%) GraphQL
5 4 (10.81%) HTML5
5 4 (10.81%) jQuery
5 4 (10.81%) RESTful
6 2 (5.41%) LAMP
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.70%) Django
7 1 (2.70%) Middleware
7 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.70%) WCF
7 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) User Experience
3 4 (10.81%) Cyberattack
3 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (5.41%) CESG
4 2 (5.41%) NHS
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Project Management
3 5 (13.51%) B2B
3 5 (13.51%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) OOP
3 5 (13.51%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (13.51%) Web Development
4 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
4 4 (10.81%) Email Filtering
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security
4 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (10.81%) SDLC
4 4 (10.81%) Security Management
4 4 (10.81%) Security Operations
4 4 (10.81%) Service Management
4 4 (10.81%) Web Filtering
4 4 (10.81%) Workflow
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) C#
3 7 (18.92%) PHP
4 3 (8.11%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) Perl
5 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) GMP
2 2 (5.41%) GPG13
2 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.70%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Apple
1 5 (13.51%) WooCommerce
2 3 (8.11%) Google
2 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco
3 2 (5.41%) Citrix
3 2 (5.41%) Juniper
3 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Xero