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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Online Security
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 852 922 985
Rank change year-on-year +70 +63  
Permanent jobs citing Online Security 22 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.025% 0.003%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.028% 0.028% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 1
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £43,750 -
% change year-on-year -20.00% -  

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 79702 87753 97622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.97% 88.01%
Number of salaries quoted 64312 73316 79772
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Online Security
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Online Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 +59 21 £37,500 -25.00%
Surrey +53 13 £35,000 -30.00%
South East +53 13 £35,000 -30.00%
Guildford +26 13 £35,000 -30.00%
London +33 7 £45,000 -35.71%
South Wales +6 1 £70,000 +55.55%
Wales +4 1 £70,000 +55.55%
Cardiff -1 1 £70,000 +55.55%
Cheshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 24 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 22 (56.41%) Java
2 22 (56.41%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (53.85%) Blockchain
3 21 (53.85%) Migration
3 21 (53.85%) Cryptography
4 20 (51.28%) Hadoop
4 20 (51.28%) Big Data
4 20 (51.28%) Data Lake
5 18 (46.15%) C#
5 18 (46.15%) C++
6 17 (43.59%) Linux
6 17 (43.59%) Python
7 14 (35.90%) Cyber Attack
8 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (30.77%) Degree
10 11 (28.21%) C
11 10 (25.64%) Web Services
11 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
11 10 (25.64%) Manual Testing
11 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
11 10 (25.64%) QA
11 10 (25.64%) Performance Testing
11 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
11 10 (25.64%) Master's Degree
11 10 (25.64%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
12 9 (23.08%) .NET
13 8 (20.51%) Unix

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 3 (7.69%) Apache
1 3 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) Drupal
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) IaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) DKIM
2 1 (2.56%) DMARC
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) Blockchain
2 20 (51.28%) Big Data
2 20 (51.28%) Data Lake
2 20 (51.28%) Hadoop
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.69%) MySQL
5 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 8 (20.51%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Electronics
3 3 (7.69%) Legal
3 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Local Government
4 1 (2.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) QA Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Software Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Security Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Junior
5 4 (10.26%) Junior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 3 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (7.69%) QA Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Web Services
2 9 (23.08%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 7 (17.95%) Node.js
4 6 (15.38%) HTML
5 5 (12.82%) CSS
5 5 (12.82%) Ember.js
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (7.69%) Aurelia
6 3 (7.69%) Backbone.js
6 3 (7.69%) D3.js
6 3 (7.69%) jQuery
6 3 (7.69%) LAMP
6 3 (7.69%) Polymer
6 3 (7.69%) WCF
7 2 (5.13%) JSON
7 2 (5.13%) React
7 2 (5.13%) REST
8 1 (2.56%) Express
8 1 (2.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Cyber Attack
2 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Unix
3 3 (7.69%) CentOS
4 1 (2.56%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 22 (56.41%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (53.85%) Cryptography
3 21 (53.85%) Migration
4 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.64%) Manual Testing
5 10 (25.64%) Performance Testing
5 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
5 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
6 7 (17.95%) Open Source
6 7 (17.95%) Prototyping
6 7 (17.95%) Rapid Prototyping
6 7 (17.95%) Security Testing
7 6 (15.38%) MVC
8 5 (12.82%) DevOps
8 5 (12.82%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (12.82%) Functional Programming
9 4 (10.26%) Mobile Development
9 4 (10.26%) Scrum
9 4 (10.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) Java
2 18 (46.15%) C#
2 18 (46.15%) C++
3 17 (43.59%) Python
4 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 11 (28.21%) C
6 4 (10.26%) Go
6 4 (10.26%) Scala
7 3 (7.69%) PHP
8 2 (5.13%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.13%) R
9 1 (2.56%) Erlang
9 1 (2.56%) Haskell
9 1 (2.56%) Lisp
9 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 10 (25.64%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (25.64%) Master's Degree
3 7 (17.95%) ISEB
3 7 (17.95%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) PhD
4 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
2 1 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Ansible
1 4 (10.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (2.56%) Citrix
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Symantec