The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 88 80 109
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 9 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.73% 1.62% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.79% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 1
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Cybersecurity
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1124 1396 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.31% 90.65% 87.14%
Number of salaries quoted 743 907 843
Median salary £48,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.98% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 13 (61.90%) CISSP
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) Law
3 9 (42.86%) SIEM
3 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (38.10%) Degree
5 7 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 7 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (33.33%) Firewall
5 7 (33.33%) Splunk
5 7 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 7 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (33.33%) Attack Monitoring
6 6 (28.57%) Information Security
6 6 (28.57%) Banking
7 5 (23.81%) IIS
7 5 (23.81%) Project Management
7 5 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) Performance Management
7 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
7 5 (23.81%) Conflict Management
7 5 (23.81%) Compliance Management
7 5 (23.81%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 5 (23.81%) IISP
7 5 (23.81%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (23.81%) ArcSight
7 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
7 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (23.81%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Law
3 6 (28.57%) Banking
4 3 (14.29%) Spanish Language
5 2 (9.52%) Retail
6 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Consultant
1 8 (38.10%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 8 (38.10%) Security Consultant
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Graduate
2 2 (9.52%) Head of Cybersecurity
2 2 (9.52%) Head of Security
2 2 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 7 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) SIEM
2 7 (33.33%) Attack Monitoring
2 7 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 6 (28.57%) Information Security
4 5 (23.81%) Compliance Management
4 5 (23.81%) Conflict Management
4 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Performance Management
4 5 (23.81%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 5 (23.81%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy
4 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (19.05%) Anomaly Detection
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
5 4 (19.05%) Threat Management
6 3 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) CISSP
2 8 (38.10%) Degree
3 5 (23.81%) IISP
4 4 (19.05%) CEH
4 4 (19.05%) CISM
4 4 (19.05%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
3 3 (14.29%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Splunk
2 5 (23.81%) ArcSight
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