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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cybercrime in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybercrime over the 6 months to 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cybercrime (Computer Crime)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 577 598 291
Rank change year-on-year +21 -307 +55
Permanent jobs citing Cybercrime 304 8 11
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.39% 0.022% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 0.056% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 11
10th Percentile £30,250 - £47,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £47,500 £70,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £58,250 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -44.21% -27.19% +23.08%
75th Percentile £76,250 £65,750 £85,000
90th Percentile - £68,225 -
UK median annual salary £40,166 £55,750 £39,038
% change year-on-year -27.95% +42.81% -21.92%

Cybercrime is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 35,361 14,262 3,350
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 45.42% 38.56% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17,403 10,208 2,786
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,750 £42,500 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% - -4.17%
75th Percentile £83,000 £75,531 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% +0.26%

Cybercrime
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Cybercrime as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Cybercrime trend for jobs with a WFH option

Cybercrime
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Cybercrime.

Cybercrime salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Cybercrime
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Cybercrime over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Cybercrime salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, Cybercrime job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Cybercrime.

1 292 (96.05%) Finance
1 292 (96.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 290 (95.39%) Cyberattack
3 266 (87.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 266 (87.50%) Threat Intelligence
3 266 (87.50%) Security Cleared
4 223 (73.36%) Cyber Defence
5 195 (64.14%) SC Cleared
6 152 (50.00%) Agile
7 134 (44.08%) Java
8 121 (39.80%) Linux
9 120 (39.47%) Python
9 120 (39.47%) Public Sector
10 109 (35.86%) Social Skills
11 104 (34.21%) Project Management
12 98 (32.24%) DevOps
13 97 (31.91%) Software Engineering
14 94 (30.92%) Problem-Solving
15 90 (29.61%) Law
16 88 (28.95%) Docker
17 86 (28.29%) Test Automation
18 76 (25.00%) Windows
18 76 (25.00%) JavaScript
19 72 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
20 71 (23.36%) Azure
21 68 (22.37%) Digital Transformation Programme
22 67 (22.04%) Scrum
23 64 (21.05%) AWS
23 64 (21.05%) Git (software)
23 64 (21.05%) Continuous Integration

Cybercrime
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 29 (9.54%) Confluence
2 28 (9.21%) SharePoint
3 24 (7.89%) Apache
4 6 (1.97%) Jetty
5 4 (1.32%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 51 (16.78%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.30%) Maple
2 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.97%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 71 (23.36%) Azure
2 64 (21.05%) AWS
3 23 (7.57%) Microsoft 365
4 20 (6.58%) Azure Machine Learning
4 20 (6.58%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (3.95%) Trello
6 4 (1.32%) IaaS
6 4 (1.32%) PaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 50 (16.45%) TCP/IP
2 44 (14.47%) Network Security
3 36 (11.84%) DHCP
4 26 (8.55%) DNS
5 18 (5.92%) VoIP
6 15 (4.93%) Firewall
7 14 (4.61%) HTTP
7 14 (4.61%) IMAP
7 14 (4.61%) SSL
7 14 (4.61%) tcpdump
7 14 (4.61%) Wireshark
8 12 (3.95%) Wireless
9 1 (0.33%) Internet
9 1 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.45%) Big Data
2 33 (10.86%) Hadoop
3 27 (8.88%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.30%) Geospatial Data
4 7 (2.30%) GIS
4 7 (2.30%) Metadata
4 7 (2.30%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.32%) InfluxDB
5 4 (1.32%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 64 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 49 (16.12%) JIRA
3 41 (13.49%) Jenkins
4 22 (7.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 22 (7.24%) Maven
5 20 (6.58%) Bitbucket
5 20 (6.58%) Mercurial
5 20 (6.58%) SonarQube
5 20 (6.58%) TeamCity
6 15 (4.93%) Sonatype Nexus
7 14 (4.61%) Zephyr
8 12 (3.95%) GDB
9 10 (3.29%) NUnit
10 6 (1.97%) Bundler
11 5 (1.64%) Cypress.io
12 2 (0.66%) Storybook
13 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.33%) REST Assured
13 1 (0.33%) Selenium
13 1 (0.33%) TestNG
General
1 292 (96.05%) Finance
1 292 (96.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 120 (39.47%) Public Sector
3 109 (35.86%) Social Skills
4 90 (29.61%) Law
5 72 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (18.75%) Police
7 52 (17.11%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.64%) Electronics
8 5 (1.64%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.64%) Military
9 4 (1.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Games
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (15.79%) Developer
2 43 (14.14%) Graduate
3 40 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (11.18%) Security Engineer
5 33 (10.86%) Software Engineer
6 30 (9.87%) Systems Engineer
7 24 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
8 23 (7.57%) Java Developer
9 22 (7.24%) Graduate Project Manager
9 22 (7.24%) Project Manager
10 21 (6.91%) Graduate Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (6.25%) Scrum Master
12 17 (5.59%) Architect
12 17 (5.59%) Software Developer
12 17 (5.59%) Software Test Engineer
12 17 (5.59%) Test Engineer
13 15 (4.93%) Computer Scientist
13 15 (4.93%) Research Scientist
13 15 (4.93%) Technical Leader
13 15 (4.93%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (15.79%) HTML
1 48 (15.79%) React
2 37 (12.17%) .NET
3 35 (11.51%) TensorFlow
4 32 (10.53%) Apache NiFi
5 30 (9.87%) Spring
6 23 (7.57%) jQuery
7 22 (7.24%) Apache Camel
7 22 (7.24%) Kafka
8 18 (5.92%) HTML5
8 18 (5.92%) STL
9 15 (4.93%) AngularJS
9 15 (4.93%) PyTorch
9 15 (4.93%) scikit-learn
10 14 (4.61%) Redux
11 10 (3.29%) .NET Framework
11 10 (3.29%) WPF
12 8 (2.63%) D3.js
12 8 (2.63%) Node.js
12 8 (2.63%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 290 (95.39%) Cyberattack
2 223 (73.36%) Cyber Defence
3 52 (17.11%) Self-Motivation
4 42 (13.82%) Management Information System
5 29 (9.54%) Cyberthreat
6 26 (8.55%) Linux Command Line
7 15 (4.93%) Acoustics
8 14 (4.61%) Public Cloud
9 12 (3.95%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (3.29%) Replication
10 10 (3.29%) Smartphone
11 8 (2.63%) User Experience
12 7 (2.30%) Data Centre
12 7 (2.30%) Fibre Optics
13 6 (1.97%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.97%) W3C
14 4 (1.32%) Private Cloud
14 4 (1.32%) Social Media
15 1 (0.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 121 (39.80%) Linux
2 76 (25.00%) Windows
3 28 (9.21%) Android
4 22 (7.24%) Ubuntu
5 21 (6.91%) Kali Linux
6 15 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.28%) Apple iOS
8 11 (3.62%) CentOS
8 11 (3.62%) Windows Server
9 7 (2.30%) VMS
10 6 (1.97%) Unix
10 6 (1.97%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.33%) Debian
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (87.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 266 (87.50%) Threat Intelligence
2 152 (50.00%) Agile
3 104 (34.21%) Project Management
4 98 (32.24%) DevOps
5 97 (31.91%) Software Engineering
6 94 (30.92%) Problem-Solving
7 86 (28.29%) Test Automation
8 68 (22.37%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 67 (22.04%) Scrum
10 64 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
11 62 (20.39%) Mentoring
12 45 (14.80%) Decision-Making
13 41 (13.49%) TDD
14 37 (12.17%) Test Scripting
15 36 (11.84%) Defect Tracking
16 35 (11.51%) Machine Learning
16 35 (11.51%) Mathematics
17 34 (11.18%) Coaching
18 32 (10.53%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 134 (44.08%) Java
2 120 (39.47%) Python
3 76 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 45 (14.80%) Bash
4 45 (14.80%) C++
5 42 (13.82%) C#
6 22 (7.24%) C
6 22 (7.24%) MATLAB
6 22 (7.24%) R
7 18 (5.92%) Ruby
8 17 (5.59%) Shell Script
8 17 (5.59%) TypeScript
9 15 (4.93%) Groovy
10 7 (2.30%) SQL
11 5 (1.64%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.32%) Perl
13 2 (0.66%) ES6
Qualifications
1 266 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 195 (64.14%) SC Cleared
3 27 (8.88%) PhD
4 21 (6.91%) Degree
5 18 (5.92%) DV Cleared
6 17 (5.59%) ISTQB
6 17 (5.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 17 (5.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (2.96%) OSCP
8 8 (2.63%) CREST Certified
9 7 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.97%) CCNA
11 1 (0.33%) CISA
11 1 (0.33%) CISM
11 1 (0.33%) CISSP
11 1 (0.33%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (0.33%) ECSA
11 1 (0.33%) GIAC
11 1 (0.33%) GPEN
11 1 (0.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.53%) QA
2 22 (7.24%) PMO
3 6 (1.97%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.33%) GDPR
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 88 (28.95%) Docker
2 43 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (10.53%) vSphere
4 30 (9.87%) Active Directory
5 26 (8.55%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.32%) KVM
6 4 (1.32%) Xen
7 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 57 (18.75%) Ansible
2 35 (11.51%) Kubernetes
3 32 (10.53%) vCenter Server
4 19 (6.25%) Terraform
5 16 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
6 15 (4.93%) yum
7 14 (4.61%) HP ALM
7 14 (4.61%) Prometheus
8 4 (1.32%) Grafana
8 4 (1.32%) Kibana
8 4 (1.32%) logstash
8 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.32%) Puppet
8 4 (1.32%) vRealize
9 1 (0.33%) CASB
9 1 (0.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 53 (17.43%) Microsoft
2 43 (14.14%) VMware
3 32 (10.53%) Atlassian
4 24 (7.89%) Perforce
5 20 (6.58%) Google
6 17 (5.59%) Veeam
7 15 (4.93%) HP
8 13 (4.28%) Oracle
9 7 (2.30%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.33%) Apple
10 1 (0.33%) Qualys