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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 65 93 101
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 29 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.71% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 0.44% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 3
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -34.37%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%

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
980 1139 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.67% 91.49% 87.91%
Number of salaries quoted 618 770 777
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £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 24 January 2017.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 14 (41.18%) Splunk
3 10 (29.41%) Network Security
4 8 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (23.53%) Firewall
4 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 8 (23.53%) Security Operations
4 8 (23.53%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (20.59%) Presales
6 6 (17.65%) Degree
6 6 (17.65%) Information Security
7 5 (14.71%) Law
7 5 (14.71%) CISSP
7 5 (14.71%) Linux
7 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (11.76%) Electronics
9 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
9 3 (8.82%) CISM
9 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
9 3 (8.82%) Project Management
9 3 (8.82%) Cognos Impromptu
9 3 (8.82%) XML
9 3 (8.82%) Windows
9 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.82%) COBIT
9 3 (8.82%) Marketing
9 3 (8.82%) Security Monitoring
10 2 (5.88%) Programme Governance
10 2 (5.88%) IT Audit

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 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) FrameMaker
2 1 (2.94%) Maya
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) RoboHelp
2 1 (2.94%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) Network Security
2 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) 3G
3 1 (2.94%) 4G
3 1 (2.94%) 5G
3 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Law
3 4 (11.76%) Electronics
4 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.88%) Banking
5 2 (5.88%) Games
5 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Consultant
2 6 (17.65%) Security Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Security Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Account Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Network Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Network Intrusion Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Account Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Manager
5 3 (8.82%) IT Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Associate Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Audit Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) IT Audit Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Sales Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Technician
6 2 (5.88%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) ASIC
4 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Security Operations
2 7 (20.59%) Presales
3 6 (17.65%) Information Security
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Data Privacy
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (5.88%) Identity Management
5 2 (5.88%) IT Audit
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Governance
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
5 2 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) CISSP
3 3 (8.82%) CISM
4 2 (5.88%) CISA
4 2 (5.88%) CRISC
5 1 (2.94%) BICSI Certification
5 1 (2.94%) BICSI RCDD
5 1 (2.94%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) COBIT
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) NDS
1 2 (5.88%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Splunk
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) NetIQ
2 2 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
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