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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 76 86 96
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 25 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.98% 0.54% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 0.71% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1040 844 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 82.34% 76.31% 78.96%
Number of salaries quoted 897 766 812
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 September 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 September 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
Cardiff -4 14 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Torfaen +4 10 £40,000 -5.88%
Newport - 1 - -
Cyber Security
Wales

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 24 (54.55%) C++
2 22 (50.00%) DTV
3 18 (40.91%) Linux
3 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.09%) Java
5 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
6 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 11 (25.00%) C
7 11 (25.00%) SDLC
8 10 (22.73%) Regression Testing
8 10 (22.73%) Python
8 10 (22.73%) ISEB
8 10 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (22.73%) IPTV
8 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
9 9 (20.45%) Erlang
9 9 (20.45%) SQL
9 9 (20.45%) Information Security
10 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
10 8 (18.18%) Multimedia
10 8 (18.18%) Test Management
10 8 (18.18%) Bug Management
11 7 (15.91%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (15.91%) HTTP
11 7 (15.91%) UNIX
12 6 (13.64%) Windows
12 6 (13.64%) MySQL
12 6 (13.64%) Perl
12 6 (13.64%) OOD

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (4.55%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) SaaS
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.91%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (15.91%) HTTP
3 6 (13.64%) tcpdump
4 5 (11.36%) Internet
5 2 (4.55%) Network Security
5 2 (4.55%) LAN
6 1 (2.27%) WAN
6 1 (2.27%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) SAN
6 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.09%) Riak
3 4 (9.09%) Voldemort
4 3 (6.82%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Subversion
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
2 3 (6.82%) Hudson
2 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (18.18%) Multimedia
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Test Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Automation Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Test Automation Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 4 (9.09%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Android Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Product Owner
6 3 (6.82%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.55%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) Android SDK
2 3 (6.82%) HTML5
2 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (6.82%) HTML
2 3 (6.82%) REST
3 2 (4.55%) CSS3
3 2 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (4.55%) Ember.js
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.27%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 22 (50.00%) DTV
2 10 (22.73%) IPTV
3 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 5 (11.36%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (11.36%) Internet of Things
4 5 (11.36%) User Experience
4 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.09%) Data Structures
5 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 4 (9.09%) BYOD
6 2 (4.55%) W3C
6 2 (4.55%) Grid Computing
7 1 (2.27%) Clustering
7 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.27%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) UNIX
3 6 (13.64%) Windows
4 4 (9.09%) Android
5 3 (6.82%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (25.00%) SDLC
4 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 10 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (22.73%) Regression Testing
5 9 (20.45%) Information Security
6 8 (18.18%) Test Management
6 8 (18.18%) Bug Management
7 6 (13.64%) Functional Programming
7 6 (13.64%) OOD
8 5 (11.36%) ETL
8 5 (11.36%) UML
8 5 (11.36%) OO
8 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Product Management
8 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
9 4 (9.09%) OWASP
9 4 (9.09%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) C++
2 15 (34.09%) Java
3 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.00%) C
5 10 (22.73%) Python
6 9 (20.45%) SQL
6 9 (20.45%) Erlang
7 6 (13.64%) Haskell
7 6 (13.64%) Lisp
7 6 (13.64%) Perl
8 5 (11.36%) Ruby
8 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
9 4 (9.09%) SystemTap
9 4 (9.09%) C#
10 2 (4.55%) Korn
11 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) ISEB
2 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) CISSP
3 5 (11.36%) CISA
3 5 (11.36%) CISM
4 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.09%) COBIT
2 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Apple
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
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