Period
to 5 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberattack in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberattack over the 6 months to 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberattack
England > South West
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 195 321 309
Rank change year-on-year +126 -12 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cyberattack 24 15 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.54% 0.15% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.54% 0.40% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 34
Median annual salary £90,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.64% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £71,000 £43,750 £18,495
90th Percentile £90,500 £75,000 £55,175
England median annual salary £67,500 £59,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.41% +12.38% -4.55%

Cyberattack is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,556 3,720 4,008
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 35.30% 37.20% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,173 2,803 3,099
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%

Cyberattack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Cyberattack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Cyberattack in the South West

Cyberattack
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cyberattack in the South West.

Salary trend for Cyberattack in the South West

Cyberattack
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cyberattack in the South West over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Cyberattack in the South West

Cyberattack
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyberattack within the South West region over the 6 months to 5 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +61 16 £90,000 +63.64%
Bristol +74 6 £75,000 +66.67%
Dorset - 2 - - 1
Cyberattack
England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, IT jobs citing Cyberattack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Cyberattack.

1 24 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (70.83%) DV Cleared
4 16 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (66.67%) Security Architecture
4 16 (66.67%) Information Assurance
4 16 (66.67%) Analytics
4 16 (66.67%) NIST
5 15 (62.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (58.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 14 (58.33%) Google
6 14 (58.33%) PKI
6 14 (58.33%) Legal
6 14 (58.33%) Data Security
6 14 (58.33%) Linux
6 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
6 14 (58.33%) IaaS
6 14 (58.33%) Terraform
6 14 (58.33%) Docker
6 14 (58.33%) Microservices
6 14 (58.33%) Azure
6 14 (58.33%) AWS
6 14 (58.33%) Open Source
6 14 (58.33%) SaaS
6 14 (58.33%) PaaS
6 14 (58.33%) High Availability
6 14 (58.33%) Machine Learning
6 14 (58.33%) Big Data

Cyberattack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) AWS
1 14 (58.33%) Azure
1 14 (58.33%) IaaS
1 14 (58.33%) PaaS
1 14 (58.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (58.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Architect
2 14 (58.33%) Cloud Architect
2 14 (58.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 14 (58.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Head of Cybersecurity
3 3 (12.50%) Head of Security
3 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 1 (4.17%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Cloud Native
1 14 (58.33%) PKI
2 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) CESG
3 2 (8.33%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 2 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (66.67%) Analytics
2 16 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 16 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (62.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 14 (58.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 14 (58.33%) Collaborative Working
4 14 (58.33%) Cyber Intelligence
4 14 (58.33%) Data Acquisition
4 14 (58.33%) Data Science
4 14 (58.33%) Data Security
4 14 (58.33%) DevSecOps
4 14 (58.33%) High Availability
4 14 (58.33%) Infrastructure as Code
4 14 (58.33%) Machine Learning
4 14 (58.33%) Microservices
4 14 (58.33%) Open Source
4 14 (58.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 14 (58.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (70.83%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (8.33%) CISSP
3 2 (8.33%) IISP
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (66.67%) NIST
2 14 (58.33%) NCSC
2 14 (58.33%) NIST 800
3 2 (8.33%) GDPR
3 2 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (8.33%) JSP 440
3 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (58.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (58.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Google
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Apple