Period
to 19 August 2017

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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Online Security
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1146 1221 1287
Rank change year-on-year +75 +66 +13
Permanent jobs citing Online Security 37 43 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.022% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.024% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 7
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,000 £81,875 £59,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year -5.88% - -

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

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 159042 175633 191561
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.89% 89.06% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 126409 146488 156350
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,723 £27,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Online Security in the UK

Online Security
Top 9 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 19 August 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 +93 36 £45,000 -10.00% 3
UK excluding London +68 25 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South East +85 21 £37,500 -25.00% 1
London +30 12 £62,500 +4.17% 2
North of England - 2 £42,500 -
Wales +5 1 £70,000 +55.56%
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
North West - 1 - -
South West - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing Online Security 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 Online Security.

1 21 (56.76%) Software Engineering
2 20 (54.05%) Java
2 20 (54.05%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (48.65%) Cryptography
4 17 (45.95%) Migration
4 17 (45.95%) Blockchain
5 16 (43.24%) Data Lake
5 16 (43.24%) Big Data
5 16 (43.24%) Hadoop
6 14 (37.84%) Python
7 13 (35.14%) C#
7 13 (35.14%) C++
7 13 (35.14%) Linux
8 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
8 10 (27.03%) Cyber Attack
9 9 (24.32%) DevOps
9 9 (24.32%) C
9 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (24.32%) Degree
10 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
10 8 (21.62%) QA
10 8 (21.62%) Marketing
10 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
10 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
10 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (21.62%) Manual Testing
10 8 (21.62%) Performance Testing
10 8 (21.62%) Web Services
10 8 (21.62%) HTML
10 8 (21.62%) Master's Degree

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%) Drupal
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
3 1 (2.70%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Network Security
2 1 (2.70%) DKIM
2 1 (2.70%) DMARC
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) Blockchain
2 16 (43.24%) Big Data
2 16 (43.24%) Data Lake
2 16 (43.24%) Hadoop
3 5 (13.51%) MySQL
4 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.70%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (21.62%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Automotive
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Electronics
3 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Local Government
5 1 (2.70%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Software Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (13.51%) QA Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Junior
5 4 (10.81%) Junior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Java Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) QA Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) HTML
1 8 (21.62%) Web Services
2 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 7 (18.92%) CSS
2 7 (18.92%) Node.js
3 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
4 5 (13.51%) REST
5 4 (10.81%) JSON
6 3 (8.11%) D3.js
6 3 (8.11%) Ember.js
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.41%) jQuery
7 2 (5.41%) React
7 2 (5.41%) Spring
7 2 (5.41%) WCF
8 1 (2.70%) Ajax
8 1 (2.70%) HTML5
8 1 (2.70%) J2EE
8 1 (2.70%) J2SE
8 1 (2.70%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Cyber Attack
2 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.81%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
4 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) CentOS
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Software Engineering
2 20 (54.05%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (48.65%) Cryptography
4 17 (45.95%) Migration
5 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (24.32%) DevOps
6 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (21.62%) Manual Testing
6 8 (21.62%) Performance Testing
6 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
6 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
7 5 (13.51%) Open Source
7 5 (13.51%) Prototyping
7 5 (13.51%) Rapid Prototyping
7 5 (13.51%) Security Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Mobile Development
9 3 (8.11%) Data Transformation
9 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Machine Learning
9 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) Python
3 13 (35.14%) C#
3 13 (35.14%) C++
4 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
5 9 (24.32%) C
6 5 (13.51%) PHP
7 4 (10.81%) Go
7 4 (10.81%) Scala
8 3 (8.11%) MATLAB
8 3 (8.11%) R
9 1 (2.70%) Erlang
9 1 (2.70%) Haskell
9 1 (2.70%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 8 (21.62%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (21.62%) Master's Degree
3 5 (13.51%) ISEB
3 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) GDPR
3 1 (2.70%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (2.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Ansible
1 4 (10.81%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Symantec