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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
Wales / South Wales
Rank 73 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 11 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.25% 0.93% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.15% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 14
Median salary £48,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.24% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £21,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £56,328 £74,150
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%

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
758 871 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 86.04% 81.02% 81.92%
Number of salaries quoted 669 764 870
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £52,500 £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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -3 6 £52,000 -7.68%
Cardiff +8 4 £34,000 +54.54% 2
Torfaen +10 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Cybersecurity
Wales

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Time Management
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Statistics
3 6 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 6 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) Fintech
4 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) CISSP
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile First
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) User Experience
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Neo4j

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) Neo4j
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security Advisor
1 6 (40.00%) Security Advisor
2 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Information Risk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Statistics
2 3 (20.00%) Fintech
2 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Digital TV
3 1 (6.67%) iDTV
3 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Time Management
3 6 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile First
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.67%) Online Security
6 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Scala
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) APMP
3 1 (6.67%) CISA
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) VMware