The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 84 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.70% 0.091% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £30,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
856 803 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 74.89% 73.40% 72.95%
Number of salaries quoted 769 713 547
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Cyber Security
Wales

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram 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 28 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
Torfaen - 4 £36,500 - 1
Cardiff - 3 £27,000 -
Cyber Security
Wales

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) C
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) DTV
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Coverity
3 3 (37.50%) Wind River
3 3 (37.50%) Static Code Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Multimedia
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) IPTV
4 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) DTV
2 2 (25.00%) IPTV
3 1 (12.50%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Static Code Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) PhD
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Coverity
1 3 (37.50%) Wind River
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago