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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 87 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 3 28 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.26% 1.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Median salary £40,000 £51,300 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.02% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,300 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.33% +8.00%
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
1035 1448 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.35% 90.44% 87.14%
Number of salaries quoted 738 902 890
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 12 (66.67%) CISSP
2 9 (50.00%) Law
2 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Splunk
4 7 (38.89%) Security Operations
4 7 (38.89%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (33.33%) SIEM
5 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (33.33%) Project Management
6 5 (27.78%) IIS
6 5 (27.78%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (27.78%) ArcSight
6 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
6 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
6 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
6 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
6 5 (27.78%) IISP
6 5 (27.78%) Compliance Management
6 5 (27.78%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (22.22%) Attack Monitoring
7 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 4 (22.22%) Firewall
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) Information Security
7 4 (22.22%) Banking
7 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (16.67%) CEH

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 (27.78%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
1 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 9 (50.00%) Law
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Spanish Language
5 1 (5.56%) Electronics
5 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
1 7 (38.89%) Security Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Graduate
3 2 (11.11%) Head of Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.11%) Head of Security
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Audit Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) IT Audit Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (38.89%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Security Operations
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) SIEM
3 5 (27.78%) Compliance Management
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
3 5 (27.78%) Portfolio Management
3 5 (27.78%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
3 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (22.22%) Attack Monitoring
4 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security
4 4 (22.22%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
6 2 (11.11%) Computer Security
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (11.11%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) CISSP
2 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 5 (27.78%) IISP
4 3 (16.67%) CEH
4 3 (16.67%) CISM
4 3 (16.67%) SANS
5 1 (5.56%) CISA
5 1 (5.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Splunk
2 5 (27.78%) ArcSight
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
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