Apprentice Cyber Security Analyst

Recruiter
Nettitude Ltd
Location
Leamington Spa
Salary
£442.00 - £673.00 per week
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
06 Dec 2017
Ref
VAC001310173
Specialism
IT
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
December
Duration
Permanent
Weekly wage £442.00 - £673.00

  • Working week Day shift roles - 24/7 shift roles - depends on the week, but pattern is 12 hour shifts on a shift pattern of 4 days on, 4 days off, 4 nights on, 4 nights off

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration 18 months

  • Possible start date 07 Dec 2017

  • Date posted 14 Sep 2017

  • Distance 116.4 miles

  • Apprenticeship level Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number VAC001310173

  • Positions 4 available

  • Requirements and prospects Desired skills We're looking for an IT-enthusiast with:
    • Demonstrably strong communication skills with spoken and written English.
    • Good basic understanding in IT areas such as Operating Systems (Windows, Unix, IOS), Networks (Firewalls, Routers/Switches, IPS/IDS), internet use (Domains, SSL)
    • Be a self-starter, able to initiate and develop concepts and ideas into solutions.
    • Commitment, dedication and attention to detail.
    • Demonstrably strong written and speaking English skills.
    • Demonstrable ability to work on own projects and within a team.
    • Please note that due to the nature of work, we require candidates to be holding SC clearance or, be eligible to gain SC clearance.
    Ideally, you will also have:
    • 12 months of relevant security related experience or alternatively, 12 months or more of technical experience paired with a passion for cyber security
    Personal qualities
    • Be a self-starter, able to initiate and develop concepts and ideas into solutions.
    • Demonstrable ability to work on own projects and within a team.
    Qualifications required

    You'll need at least five GCSEs (or equivalent) of grades A*-C (or new grading of 4-9) including Maths, English and IT / Science.

    Additionally, you will ICT A-levels or equivalent (BTEC, Level 3 Apprenticeship, etc.)

    Future prospects By working hard and demonstrating your ability, drive and commitment throughout your 16 month apprenticeship scheme, upon completion, you will be offered a permanent contract ensuring you have further opportunities to continue growing within this exciting organisation. Things to consider Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour from 1st April 2017. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.