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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 79 90 111
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 15 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.27% 1.05% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 2
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £43,900 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £61,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1072 1272 1405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.62% 89.45% 88.20%
Number of salaries quoted 601 793 917
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 2016.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 18 (66.67%) CISSP
2 14 (51.85%) SIEM
3 12 (44.44%) Finance
3 12 (44.44%) Security Operations
4 11 (40.74%) Splunk
5 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
5 10 (37.04%) Law
5 10 (37.04%) Banking
6 9 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (33.33%) Degree
7 8 (29.63%) Threat Management
7 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
7 8 (29.63%) Firewall
7 8 (29.63%) ITIL
7 8 (29.63%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (25.93%) Attack Monitoring
8 7 (25.93%) Information Security
9 6 (22.22%) Retail
9 6 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
10 5 (18.52%) Security Architecture
10 5 (18.52%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (18.52%) ArcSight
10 5 (18.52%) Performance Management
10 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
10 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
10 5 (18.52%) IIS
10 5 (18.52%) Project Management
10 5 (18.52%) CISM
10 5 (18.52%) Conflict Management

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 (18.52%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Banking
2 10 (37.04%) Law
3 6 (22.22%) Retail
4 3 (11.11%) Spanish Language
5 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Consultant
1 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 8 (29.63%) Security Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Graduate
3 2 (7.41%) Head of Cybersecurity
3 2 (7.41%) Head of Security
3 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Security Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 8 (29.63%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (14.81%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
6 1 (3.70%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) SIEM
2 12 (44.44%) Security Operations
3 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
3 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 8 (29.63%) Threat Management
4 7 (25.93%) Attack Monitoring
4 7 (25.93%) Information Security
5 5 (18.52%) Conflict Management
5 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Performance Management
5 5 (18.52%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Security Architecture
5 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
5 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (14.81%) Anomaly Detection
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) CISSP
2 9 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (18.52%) CISM
3 5 (18.52%) IISP
4 4 (14.81%) CEH
4 4 (14.81%) CISMP
4 4 (14.81%) SANS
5 1 (3.70%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 4 (14.81%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) QRadar
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Splunk
2 5 (18.52%) ArcSight
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