The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 84 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.51% 0.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Cyber Security
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
663 418 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 84.78% 78.87% 71.75%
Number of salaries quoted 571 333 300
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Dorset region.

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Dorset

Cyber Security
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wareham -2 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Bournemouth -26 1 - -
Cyber Security
South West

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security.

1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
2 3 (42.86%) PKI
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) IPsec
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) SCADA
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) C

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) IPsec
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) tcpdump
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) IPv4
3 1 (14.29%) IPv6
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) STL
1 1 (14.29%) POSIX
1 1 (14.29%) Pthreads
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) PKI
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
2 2 (28.57%) SCADA
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
3 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
1 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) CISA
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) CSSLP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Misys
1 1 (14.29%) Temenos
1 1 (14.29%) Fundtech