The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 89 85
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 10 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.16% 0.65% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.79% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 13
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,900 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +15.00%  

Cybersecurity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 735 1011 1016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 85.07% 81.93% 84.18%
Number of salaries quoted 633 852 885
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity 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 in South Wales.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in South Wales

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in South Wales over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity 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 27 March 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
Cardiff +10 7 £40,000 -
Caerphilly - 3 £20,000 -
Cybersecurity
Wales

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (73.68%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Statistics
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 7 (36.84%) Time Management
3 6 (31.58%) Information Assurance
3 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 6 (31.58%) Security Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) Security Operations
4 5 (26.32%) Fintech
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) CISSP
5 4 (21.05%) Mobile First
5 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (21.05%) SIEM
6 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (15.79%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (15.79%) MCP
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
6 3 (15.79%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (15.79%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (10.53%) Active Directory

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring 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 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Information Security Advisor
2 6 (31.58%) Security Advisor
2 6 (31.58%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Graduate
3 3 (15.79%) Graduate Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Graduate Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Fintech
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Digital TV
3 1 (5.26%) iDTV
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) Statistics
2 7 (36.84%) Time Management
3 6 (31.58%) Information Assurance
3 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 6 (31.58%) Security Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Security Operations
5 4 (21.05%) Mobile First
5 4 (21.05%) SIEM
5 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
6 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (10.53%) DevOps
7 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) Information Security Governance
8 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Scala
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) CISSP
3 3 (15.79%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (15.79%) MCP
3 3 (15.79%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (15.79%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (5.26%) APMP
4 1 (5.26%) CISA
4 1 (5.26%) CISM
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Splunk
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec