Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 31 38
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 -
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 2.78% 3.62% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 3.94% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Worcester median annual salary £60,000 £82,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +120.00% -
10th Percentile £51,000 £71,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £91,250 £38,750
Worcestershire median annual salary £47,500 £77,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -38.71% +55.00% -

Cybersecurity is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 237 203 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 94.05% 91.86% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 196 180 202
Worcester median annual salary £43,250 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,500 £55,000
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.07% -2.67% +7.14%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

Job postings citing Cybersecurity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcester.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Worcester

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Worcester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Worcester.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Worcester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (57.14%) CISM
3 4 (57.14%) CISSP
3 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 4 (57.14%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) GIAC
5 2 (28.57%) Snort
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) GCIA
5 2 (28.57%) GCIH
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) LogRhythm
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) GREM
5 2 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (28.57%) Presales
5 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
5 2 (28.57%) SIEM
5 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Presales
2 2 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Threat Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (57.14%) CISM
3 4 (57.14%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) CREST Certified
4 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) GCIA
4 2 (28.57%) GCIH
4 2 (28.57%) GIAC
4 2 (28.57%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
1 2 (28.57%) LogRhythm