The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 81 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 1 31 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.13% 4.29% 4.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 5.07% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 31 39
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Cyber Security
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
673 612 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 85.51% 84.65% 81.99%
Number of salaries quoted 591 519 549
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Warwickshire region.

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 12 (44.44%) Smartcard
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) CEH
3 7 (25.93%) Snort
3 7 (25.93%) SCADA
3 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
3 7 (25.93%) SIEM
4 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Vista
4 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 6 (22.22%) TickIT
4 6 (22.22%) Identity Management
4 6 (22.22%) GIAC
4 6 (22.22%) DHTML
4 6 (22.22%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) .NET
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 6 (22.22%) XML
4 6 (22.22%) XSLT
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) Windows XP

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Systems Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Malware Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Development Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Research Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) DHTML
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
1 6 (22.22%) XML
1 6 (22.22%) XSLT
2 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Smartcard
2 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
3 7 (25.93%) SCADA
4 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 6 (22.22%) Biometrics
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Vista
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
1 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
1 7 (25.93%) SIEM
2 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) Identity Management
3 5 (18.52%) Web Development
4 4 (14.81%) Validation
4 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) People Management
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) XAML
3 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) CEH
3 6 (22.22%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) TickIT
1 6 (22.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Snort