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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 55 81 86
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 38 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.42% 0.87% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 0.96% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 7
Median salary £35,000 £50,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.34% -8.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £35,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £56,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.92% +13.00%

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
1021 1147 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.98% 91.10% 88.27%
Number of salaries quoted 687 774 728
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 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 26 (57.78%) Splunk
2 14 (31.11%) Finance
3 12 (26.67%) Linux
3 12 (26.67%) Network Security
3 12 (26.67%) Security Monitoring
4 10 (22.22%) Presales
5 9 (20.00%) Law
6 8 (17.78%) Firewall
6 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
6 8 (17.78%) Degree
6 8 (17.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (17.78%) Security Operations
6 8 (17.78%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (13.33%) Information Security
7 6 (13.33%) Cognos Impromptu
7 6 (13.33%) Unix
7 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (11.11%) Project Management
8 5 (11.11%) CISSP
9 4 (8.89%) Electronics
10 3 (6.67%) COBIT
10 3 (6.67%) Security Architecture
10 3 (6.67%) Marketing
10 3 (6.67%) Big Data
10 3 (6.67%) ArcSight
10 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (6.67%) CISM
10 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
10 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing

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 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) FrameMaker
2 1 (2.22%) Maya
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) RoboHelp
2 1 (2.22%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) Network Security
2 8 (17.78%) Firewall
2 8 (17.78%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) 3G
3 1 (2.22%) 4G
3 1 (2.22%) 5G
3 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) Cognos Impromptu
2 3 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Law
3 4 (8.89%) Electronics
4 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.44%) Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Games
5 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Consultant
1 17 (37.78%) Security Consultant
2 9 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Associate Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) IT Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) IT Security Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Security Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Account Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Linux Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Network Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Network Intrusion Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Account Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.67%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Presales Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Security Presales Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) ASIC
5 1 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Unix
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Security Monitoring
2 10 (22.22%) Presales
3 8 (17.78%) Security Operations
4 6 (13.33%) Information Security
5 5 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) Security Architecture
7 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.44%) Data Privacy
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.44%) Identity Management
7 2 (4.44%) ITIL
7 2 (4.44%) Programme Governance
7 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.44%) Service Management
7 2 (4.44%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) C
2 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) CISSP
3 3 (6.67%) CISM
4 2 (4.44%) CISA
4 2 (4.44%) CRISC
5 1 (2.22%) BICSI Certification
5 1 (2.22%) BICSI RCDD
5 1 (2.22%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) COBIT
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.44%) NDS
1 2 (4.44%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Splunk
2 3 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) NetIQ
3 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NCC Group
Salary: competitive entry-level salary + excellent company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £51000 - £59000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
ECS
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, UK
ECS
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago