Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for Cyber Essentials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 95 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 - +110
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.21% 0.39% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.25% 2.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Staffordshire median annual salary £50,000 £66,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.53% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £53,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year -6.54% +4.39% -27.30%

Cyber Essentials is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 138 176 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 16.69% 17.07% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 78 121 93
Staffordshire median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.67% +12.78%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,250 £58,750 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +9.41% +1.19% +5.00%

Cyber Essentials
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials in Staffordshire

Cyber Essentials
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials in Staffordshire

Cyber Essentials
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +6 9 £50,000 -24.53% 2
Cyber Essentials
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Cyber Essentials.

1 10 (100.00%) Data Security
2 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (50.00%) SaaS
5 5 (50.00%) PaaS
5 5 (50.00%) IaaS
5 5 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (50.00%) Internal Audit
5 5 (50.00%) GDPR
6 4 (40.00%) Virtual Team Management
6 4 (40.00%) Virtual Team
7 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (30.00%) CISSP
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) Cognos
8 2 (20.00%) ETL
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (20.00%) Tableau
8 2 (20.00%) Alteryx
8 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management

Cyber Essentials
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (50.00%) IaaS
2 5 (50.00%) PaaS
2 5 (50.00%) SaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Information Manager
1 8 (80.00%) Information Security Manager
1 8 (80.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Security
2 8 (80.00%) Information Security
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (50.00%) Internal Audit
5 4 (40.00%) Virtual Team Management
6 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
7 2 (20.00%) Code Optimisation
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (20.00%) Data Development
7 2 (20.00%) ETL
7 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (10.00%) Coaching
8 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (10.00%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (50.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Alteryx
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos
1 2 (20.00%) Tableau