Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberattack
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 309 313 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - -
Permanent jobs citing Cyberattack 10 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.086% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 0
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

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 3,559 3,798 3,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 36.32% 36.24% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,703 2,777 2,704
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £63,600
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +33 7 £60,000 +50.00%
Worcestershire -4 3 £38,500 -23.00%
Cyberattack
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Cyberattack 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Cyberattack.

1 10 (100.00%) SIEM
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) CISSP
3 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (70.00%) Information Security
3 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) CISM
5 5 (50.00%) CREST Certified
5 5 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (40.00%) Compliance Management
6 4 (40.00%) SANS
6 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) GIAC
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco
6 4 (40.00%) Unix
7 3 (30.00%) assyst
7 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (30.00%) COBIT
7 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (30.00%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (30.00%) OWASP
7 3 (30.00%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (10.00%) Law
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (10.00%) CISSP Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (30.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) SIEM
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (70.00%) Information Security
4 4 (40.00%) Compliance Management
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (30.00%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (30.00%) OWASP
5 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (30.00%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) CISM
3 5 (50.00%) CREST Certified
4 4 (40.00%) GIAC
4 4 (40.00%) SANS
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) GCIA
6 1 (10.00%) GCIH
6 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) COBIT
1 3 (30.00%) GPG13
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (30.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (30.00%) QRadar
3 2 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) IBM