Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberattack
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 310 350
Rank change year-on-year +8 +40 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyberattack 5 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.057% 0.16% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.40% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £38,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.08% -33.04% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £81,500 £40,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 3,531 3,961 4,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.18% 39.71% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2,522 3,160 3,351
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,025 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyberattack in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram 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 21 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
Worcestershire +10 3 £30,000 -22.08% 1
Birmingham -6 2 £80,000 -
Cyberattack
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) GIAC
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (40.00%) SANS
3 2 (40.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (40.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) GDPR
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

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 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Information
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Security
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) CREST Certified
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) GIAC
1 2 (40.00%) SANS
2 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (40.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco