The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 55 77 47
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 19 4 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.83% 0.54% 6.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 0.65% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 58
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +6.38%
Cybersecurity
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
567 615 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 84.38% 82.33% 91.65%
Number of salaries quoted 479 518 725
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Lutterworth - 18 £60,000 -
Leicester +14 1 - -
Cybersecurity
East Midlands

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 38 (95.00%) C#
1 38 (95.00%) C++
2 20 (50.00%) Oracle
2 20 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 20 (50.00%) Finance
3 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
3 19 (47.50%) Mathematics
3 19 (47.50%) Computer Science
3 19 (47.50%) PKI
3 19 (47.50%) Android
3 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
3 19 (47.50%) XML
3 19 (47.50%) Windows
3 19 (47.50%) Java
3 19 (47.50%) Smartcard
3 19 (47.50%) Blackberry
3 19 (47.50%) LDAP
3 19 (47.50%) Apple iOS
3 19 (47.50%) BlackBerry OS
3 19 (47.50%) Line Management
3 19 (47.50%) Mentoring
3 19 (47.50%) SDLC
3 19 (47.50%) .NET
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.50%) Ranorex
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (47.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Ranorex
1 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) C++ Developer
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
1 19 (47.50%) Development Manager
1 19 (47.50%) Software Development Manager
1 19 (47.50%) Software Manager
2 1 (2.50%) Junior
2 1 (2.50%) Junior Software Tester
2 1 (2.50%) Junior Tester
2 1 (2.50%) Software Tester
2 1 (2.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) .NET
1 19 (47.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (47.50%) Blackberry
1 19 (47.50%) Computer Science
1 19 (47.50%) Mathematics
1 19 (47.50%) PKI
1 19 (47.50%) Smartcard
2 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Android
1 19 (47.50%) Apple iOS
1 19 (47.50%) BlackBerry OS
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 19 (47.50%) Line Management
2 19 (47.50%) Mentoring
2 19 (47.50%) SDLC
2 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (2.50%) Logistics
3 1 (2.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (2.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (2.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) C#
1 38 (95.00%) C++
2 19 (47.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
1 1 (2.50%) ISEB
1 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Oracle