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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 80 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 18 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.48% 2.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 2.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 0
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
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
984 669 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.72% 79.93% 76.05%
Number of salaries quoted 852 556 627
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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 - 13 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 5 £40,000 -
Cyber Security
Wales

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 17 (68.00%) DTV
2 11 (44.00%) C++
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (32.00%) IPTV
5 8 (32.00%) Java
5 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (28.00%) Perl
7 6 (24.00%) OO
7 6 (24.00%) OOD
7 6 (24.00%) ISEB
7 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Scrum
7 6 (24.00%) User Experience
8 5 (20.00%) Android
9 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
9 4 (16.00%) VCP4
9 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
9 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
9 4 (16.00%) Objective-C
9 4 (16.00%) Korn
9 4 (16.00%) C
9 4 (16.00%) HTML
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle
10 3 (12.00%) J2EE
10 3 (12.00%) Windows
10 3 (12.00%) UML
10 3 (12.00%) OOP

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) VoIP
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) Network Security
2 1 (4.00%) 4G
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JUnit
1 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) TestLink
2 1 (4.00%) JMeter
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Head of Development
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Development Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Android Developer
6 1 (4.00%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) J2EE
2 3 (12.00%) Velocity
2 3 (12.00%) jQuery
2 3 (12.00%) Mojolicious
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) iOS SDK
4 1 (4.00%) Android SDK
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) DTV
2 8 (32.00%) IPTV
3 6 (24.00%) User Experience
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.00%) iPhone
4 2 (8.00%) Open Source
4 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Android
3 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (12.00%) Windows
4 3 (12.00%) Mac OS
5 2 (8.00%) CentOS
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (24.00%) OO
4 6 (24.00%) OOD
4 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) Bug Management
6 3 (12.00%) UML
6 3 (12.00%) OOP
6 3 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
6 3 (12.00%) Test Management
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C++
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) Perl
5 4 (16.00%) Objective-C
5 4 (16.00%) Korn
5 4 (16.00%) C
5 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (12.00%) Scala
6 3 (12.00%) Python
6 3 (12.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (8.00%) SQL
8 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) ISEB
2 4 (16.00%) VCP4
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Juniper
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.00%) Apple
3 1 (4.00%) Perforce
South Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago