Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 41 62
Rank change year-on-year +4 +21 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 27 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.45% 3.34% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.11% 3.90% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 0
Worcestershire median annual salary £77,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.00% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £54,250 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +31.25%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 442 410 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 89.29% 85.59% 89.02%
Number of salaries quoted 389 394 351
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.37% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,100 £56,100 £49,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Worcestershire

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Worcestershire

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Worcestershire

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
Worcester +11 13 £77,500 +106.67%
Malvern -7 10 - -
Redditch - 1 £30,000 -
Cybersecurity
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 21 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 16 (59.26%) DV Cleared
3 15 (55.56%) Information Assurance
3 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 8 (29.63%) Firewall
4 8 (29.63%) Protective Monitoring
4 8 (29.63%) SIEM
4 8 (29.63%) Presales
5 7 (25.93%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (22.22%) Network Security
6 6 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (18.52%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (18.52%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (18.52%) Network Design
7 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
7 5 (18.52%) MPLS
7 5 (18.52%) OSPF
7 5 (18.52%) BGP
7 5 (18.52%) NIST 800
7 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (18.52%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (18.52%) Pattern Matching
8 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (14.81%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (14.81%) Business Development
9 3 (11.11%) Degree
9 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (11.11%) ArcSight
9 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (22.22%) Network Security
3 5 (18.52%) BGP
3 5 (18.52%) MPLS
3 5 (18.52%) OSPF
4 3 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
General
1 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Architect
2 14 (51.85%) Security Architect
2 14 (51.85%) Security Solutions Architect
2 14 (51.85%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Principal Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Security Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Security Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) IT Security Officer
7 1 (3.70%) IT Security Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Information Assurance
2 8 (29.63%) Presales
2 8 (29.63%) Protective Monitoring
2 8 (29.63%) SIEM
3 7 (25.93%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (18.52%) Data Loss Prevention
4 5 (18.52%) Network Design
4 5 (18.52%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (18.52%) Pattern Matching
4 5 (18.52%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
4 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (14.81%) Business Development
5 4 (14.81%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (11.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 3 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 16 (59.26%) DV Cleared
3 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) CREST Certified
6 1 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.70%) CISA
6 1 (3.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) NIST 800
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Snort
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) ArcSight
1 3 (11.11%) LogRhythm