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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 72 83 93
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 21 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.83% 1.45% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.74% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 3
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £27,400
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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
957 978 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 83.58% 83.52% 84.13%
Number of salaries quoted 823 847 769
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 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 27 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
(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
Cardiff +14 20 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £27,500 -
Cybersecurity
Wales

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 13 (50.00%) Unix
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Citrix
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 12 (46.15%) VMware
3 11 (42.31%) SIEM
3 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (42.31%) WSUS
4 9 (34.62%) Java
5 8 (30.77%) C
5 8 (30.77%) C++
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 8 (30.77%) Python
5 8 (30.77%) HTTP
5 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 8 (30.77%) Online Security
5 8 (30.77%) Erlang
5 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 8 (30.77%) Functional Programming
5 8 (30.77%) ELK Stack
6 6 (23.08%) Kibana
6 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (23.08%) logstash
6 6 (23.08%) Intel Security
7 5 (19.23%) ETL
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (19.23%) Computer Science

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 6 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (15.38%) IaaS
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) HTTP
2 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 4 (15.38%) tcpdump
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (15.38%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Security Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Software Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) ETL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) ELK Stack
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Grid Computing
2 4 (15.38%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Unix
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) SIEM
2 8 (30.77%) Functional Programming
2 8 (30.77%) Online Security
2 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) ETL
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) Machine Learning
4 4 (15.38%) Microservices
4 4 (15.38%) SDLC
4 4 (15.38%) Security Operations
5 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) OWASP
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) C
2 8 (30.77%) C++
2 8 (30.77%) Erlang
2 8 (30.77%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Haskell
4 4 (15.38%) Lisp
4 4 (15.38%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) XenApp
2 5 (19.23%) XenDesktop
3 4 (15.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) WSUS
2 6 (23.08%) Kibana
2 6 (23.08%) logstash
3 5 (19.23%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Citrix
1 12 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) Intel Security
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Salary: From £56,106 to £69,168 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago