The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 54 48 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 1 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.25% 2.04% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 2.56% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 17
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Cybersecurity
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
342 312 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 86.15% 79.39% 87.23%
Number of salaries quoted 300 254 394
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,776 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Leicester region.

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in Leicester

Cybersecurity
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cybersecurity.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cybersecurity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle