Period
to 23 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberattack in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberattack over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberattack
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 302 362
Rank change year-on-year +2 +60 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyberattack 3 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.032% 0.12% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.079% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
West Midlands median annual salary £80,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £77,750 £31,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,250 £52,500 £59,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,776 3,927 4,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 39.67% 39.99% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,650 3,113 3,499
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Cyberattack
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Cyberattack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cyberattack in the West Midlands

Cyberattack
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyberattack in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Cyberattack in the West Midlands

Cyberattack
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyberattack within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 June 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
Birmingham -20 2 £80,000 +166.67%
Cyberattack
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Cyberattack.

1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (33.33%) GDPR
3 1 (33.33%) CSIRT
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence

Cyberattack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Information
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Security
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (33.33%) CSIRT