The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 87 70 89
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 9 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.84% 2.32% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 2.80% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 6
Median salary £52,000 £43,750 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.85% -1.68%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Cybersecurity
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
944 927 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 88.47% 82.77% 81.73%
Number of salaries quoted 833 803 776
Median salary £37,725 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in South Wales

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in South Wales

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport -11 6 £52,000 -7.68%
Cardiff -12 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Torfaen 0 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Cybersecurity
Wales

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 10 (50.00%) Information Security
2 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (35.00%) Time Management
3 6 (30.00%) Statistics
3 6 (30.00%) Information Assurance
3 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (20.00%) IaaS
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (15.00%) Online Security
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Python
6 3 (15.00%) CISSP
6 3 (15.00%) HTTP
6 3 (15.00%) C
6 3 (15.00%) Perl
7 2 (10.00%) Unix
7 2 (10.00%) Windows
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) C++
7 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Finance

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (20.00%) IaaS
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) PaaS
4 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) FTP
3 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) SMTP
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Information Security Advisor
1 6 (30.00%) Security Advisor
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) Graduate
4 3 (15.00%) Graduate Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Graduate Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Information Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Statistics
2 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (5.00%) Digital TV
4 1 (5.00%) Fintech
4 1 (5.00%) iDTV
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Information Security
2 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (35.00%) Time Management
3 6 (30.00%) Information Assurance
3 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (20.00%) DevOps
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Online Security
5 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.00%) Functional Programming
6 2 (10.00%) Microservices
6 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) C
2 3 (15.00%) Perl
2 3 (15.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) Erlang
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) R
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) CISSP
3 2 (10.00%) CISM
4 1 (5.00%) APMP
4 1 (5.00%) CISA
4 1 (5.00%) CRISC
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB
4 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) VMware