The first table below looks at the demand for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 37 20 76
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +56
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 61 81 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.22% 12.07% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.61% 15.70% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 61 81 12
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
802 516 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 81.84% 76.90% 80.68%
Number of salaries quoted 688 461 563
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Cyber Security
East Midlands

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Cyber Security
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -4 13 £50,000 -
Lutterworth -16 13 £45,000 +28.57%
Cyber Security
East Midlands

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 125 (100.00%) Finance
2 67 (53.60%) Computer Science
3 66 (52.80%) Mathematics
3 66 (52.80%) Software Engineering
3 66 (52.80%) .NET
3 66 (52.80%) XML
4 63 (50.40%) Windows
4 63 (50.40%) C++
5 57 (45.60%) Web Development
6 52 (41.60%) SQL
7 46 (36.80%) C#
8 40 (32.00%) SQL Server
9 37 (29.60%) Java
9 37 (29.60%) Blackberry
9 37 (29.60%) PKI
9 37 (29.60%) Android
9 37 (29.60%) Apple iOS
10 35 (28.00%) JavaScript
10 35 (28.00%) DHTML
10 35 (28.00%) HTML
10 35 (28.00%) XSLT
11 33 (26.40%) Degree
12 32 (25.60%) Mobile App
12 32 (25.60%) ISO 9001
12 32 (25.60%) TickIT
12 32 (25.60%) Identity Management
13 31 (24.80%) LDAP
13 31 (24.80%) Oracle
13 31 (24.80%) BlackBerry OS

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 31 (24.80%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (32.00%) SQL Server
General
1 125 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (57.60%) Developer
2 31 (24.80%) Software Developer
2 31 (24.80%) C++ Developer
2 31 (24.80%) C++ Software Developer
3 26 (20.80%) Test Engineer
3 26 (20.80%) Web Developer
3 26 (20.80%) Development Manager
4 9 (7.20%) Senior Developer
4 9 (7.20%) Senior C# Developer
4 9 (7.20%) C# Developer
5 6 (4.80%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 6 (4.80%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (4.80%) Applications Developer
6 1 (0.80%) Business Analyst
6 1 (0.80%) Analyst
6 1 (0.80%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (52.80%) .NET
1 66 (52.80%) XML
2 35 (28.00%) XSLT
2 35 (28.00%) DHTML
2 35 (28.00%) HTML
3 15 (12.00%) WPF
4 6 (4.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 125 (100.00%) Smartcard
2 67 (53.60%) Computer Science
3 66 (52.80%) Mathematics
4 37 (29.60%) Blackberry
4 37 (29.60%) PKI
5 32 (25.60%) Mobile App
6 26 (20.80%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 63 (50.40%) Windows
2 37 (29.60%) Apple iOS
2 37 (29.60%) Android
3 31 (24.80%) BlackBerry OS
4 26 (20.80%) Windows XP
4 26 (20.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (20.80%) Windows Vista
4 26 (20.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.80%) Windows Phone 8
5 6 (4.80%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (52.80%) Software Engineering
2 57 (45.60%) Web Development
3 32 (25.60%) Identity Management
4 27 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (21.60%) Product Management
5 26 (20.80%) QMS
5 26 (20.80%) Automated Testing
6 6 (4.80%) Information Security
6 6 (4.80%) Android Development
6 6 (4.80%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (50.40%) C++
2 52 (41.60%) SQL
3 46 (36.80%) C#
4 37 (29.60%) Java
5 35 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 15 (12.00%) XAML
7 6 (4.80%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 33 (26.40%) Degree
2 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (25.60%) ISO 9001
1 32 (25.60%) TickIT
Vendors
1 31 (24.80%) Oracle