The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 80 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.56% 0.084% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Cyber Security
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
817 939 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 75.93% 79.24% 73.29%
Number of salaries quoted 718 839 613
Average salary £36,000 £35,065 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Cyber Security Salary Trend in South Wales

Cyber Security
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Torfaen - 5 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £32,500 - 1
Cyber Security
Wales

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) DTV
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) HTTP
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) OOP
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Multimedia
3 3 (30.00%) Content Management
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) IPTV
3 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (30.00%) Mac OS
3 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Coverity
3 3 (30.00%) Wind River
3 3 (30.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (30.00%) HTTP
1 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) 4G
General
1 3 (30.00%) Multimedia
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Interface Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) UI Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) DTV
2 3 (30.00%) IPTV
3 1 (10.00%) SCADA
3 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (10.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) OOD
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Coverity
1 3 (30.00%) Wind River
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