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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 88 62 112
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +50
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 11 39 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 2.86% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 3.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 3
Median salary £90,000 £52,500 £97,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -46.15%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +8.69%
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
1164 1205 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 89.81% 88.41% 87.43%
Number of salaries quoted 745 720 948
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £59,550
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 3 May 2016.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 10 (55.56%) CISSP
2 9 (50.00%) SIEM
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Banking
4 7 (38.89%) Threat Management
5 6 (33.33%) Information Security
5 6 (33.33%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) Splunk
5 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 5 (27.78%) Security Operations
6 5 (27.78%) Attack Monitoring
6 5 (27.78%) Conflict Management
7 4 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (22.22%) QRadar
7 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (22.22%) CISMP
7 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
8 3 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
8 3 (16.67%) COBIT
8 3 (16.67%) Spanish Language
8 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 3 (16.67%) CEH
8 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Retail
4 3 (16.67%) Spanish Language
5 1 (5.56%) Law
5 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (11.11%) Administrator
1 2 (11.11%) Architect
1 2 (11.11%) Consultant
1 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 2 (11.11%) Hadoop Administrator
1 2 (11.11%) Head of Cybersecurity
1 2 (11.11%) Head of Security
1 2 (11.11%) Security Administrator
1 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
1 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
1 2 (11.11%) Splunk Administrator
2 1 (5.56%) Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Operational Security Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Manager
2 1 (5.56%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (5.56%) SCADA
4 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) SIEM
2 7 (38.89%) Threat Management
3 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 6 (33.33%) Information Security
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) Attack Monitoring
4 5 (27.78%) Conflict Management
4 5 (27.78%) Security Operations
5 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
6 3 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
7 2 (11.11%) High Availability
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.11%) Security Management
7 2 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) CRM
8 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) CISSP
2 4 (22.22%) CISMP
3 3 (16.67%) CEH
3 3 (16.67%) CISM
3 3 (16.67%) SANS
4 1 (5.56%) CISA
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) COBIT
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago