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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 19 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.58% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
965 829 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.42% 82.41% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 833 701 718
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 24 April 2015. 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 - 12 £40,000 -
Cardiff - 7 £41,250 -
Cyber Security
Wales

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 22 (66.67%) DTV
2 16 (48.48%) C++
3 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 10 (30.30%) IPTV
7 9 (27.27%) Linux
8 8 (24.24%) Regression Testing
8 8 (24.24%) Java
8 8 (24.24%) OOD
8 8 (24.24%) ISEB
9 7 (21.21%) OO
9 7 (21.21%) Perl
10 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
11 5 (15.15%) Android
11 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
11 5 (15.15%) Test Management
11 5 (15.15%) C
11 5 (15.15%) Scrum
11 5 (15.15%) Objective-C
11 5 (15.15%) Bug Management
11 5 (15.15%) User Experience
12 4 (12.12%) Windows
12 4 (12.12%) HTML
12 4 (12.12%) UML
12 4 (12.12%) OOP
12 4 (12.12%) Embedded C
12 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
12 4 (12.12%) Multimedia

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) VPN
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
1 2 (6.06%) VoIP
1 2 (6.06%) WAN
1 2 (6.06%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.03%) Hudson
General
1 4 (12.12%) Multimedia
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Head of Development
4 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Head of Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Head of Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) J2EE
2 3 (9.09%) Velocity
2 3 (9.09%) jQuery
2 3 (9.09%) iOS SDK
2 3 (9.09%) Mojolicious
3 2 (6.06%) HTML5
3 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 22 (66.67%) DTV
2 10 (30.30%) IPTV
3 5 (15.15%) User Experience
4 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) iPhone
5 2 (6.06%) Open Source
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.06%) Internet of Things
5 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
5 2 (6.06%) BYOD
6 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Android
2 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
3 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.03%) CentOS
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 8 (24.24%) OOD
4 8 (24.24%) Regression Testing
5 7 (21.21%) OO
6 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 5 (15.15%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) Bug Management
7 5 (15.15%) Test Management
8 4 (12.12%) UML
8 4 (12.12%) OOP
8 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (9.09%) Web Development
9 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
9 3 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 3 (9.09%) Information Security
9 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) C++
2 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) Java
4 7 (21.21%) Perl
5 5 (15.15%) C
5 5 (15.15%) Objective-C
6 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.12%) Embedded C
7 3 (9.09%) Python
7 3 (9.09%) Scala
7 3 (9.09%) Korn
8 2 (6.06%) Go
8 2 (6.06%) SQL
9 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
9 1 (3.03%) C#
9 1 (3.03%) Erlang
9 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) ISEB
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) CISSP
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CISA
3 2 (6.06%) CISM
3 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.06%) COBIT
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
1 3 (9.09%) Apple
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Juniper
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat