The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 52 49 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 2 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.49% 2.37% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 2.72% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 4
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Cyber Security
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
374 405 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 92.12% 87.28% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 297 346 287
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,202 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Leicester

Cyber Security
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Cyber Security 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 Cyber Security.

1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Cyber Security 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 Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source