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This is a fantastic opportunity to join the team at Communicate Technology as a Cyber Security Apprentice. You’ll be working with and learning from a team of Cyber Security specialists. This is a great opportunity for those looking towards their next career move as an apprentice.

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm, with 1-hour for lunch.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    02 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

In this role you will join our SOC team based in Leeds who manage and monitor clients around the globe 24/7/365.

Your key responsibilities will consist of:

  • Assisting the SOC Security Analysts to monitor clients globally looking for potential threats, vulnerabilities, and indicators of compromise
  • Assisting with event and alert analysis, incident remediation and prevention documentation and recommendations to customers based on defined procedures and analyst experience
  • Assisting SOC teams such as Security Analysts and threat intelligence team
  • 1st line support for support tickets
  • Administrative tasks such as ticket management and escalations  
  • Reporting on vulnerabilities to clients and monitoring of the Dark Web for stolen credit cards or passwords and reporting these to the effected clients

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Linux skills
  • Any software development skills

Personal qualities

  • Confident
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Passion for IT and technology

Desired qualifications

Minimum of GCSE grade C/4 and above or equivalent in maths and English along with an IT qualification.

Future prospects

To remain and continue to develop your career with the business after completion of your apprenticeship.

There are positions within many elements of cyber security including:

  • Penetration testing
  • SOC management
  • SOC analyst
  • SOC Dark Web team
  • SOC threat intelligence team
  • SOC SIEM team
  • Cyber pre-sales engineer
  • SOC firewall management
  • SOC software development
  • Networks team member
  • Telecoms team member 

Things to consider

On-call work an option (includes on call allowance).

About the employer

Communicate Technology PLC (Communicate) was launched in 2011 and specialises in networking and connecting business parks and multi tenanted office spaces.

Communicate has grown to be a national provider of internet – we’re an ISP – technical support, telecoms, AV, hardware and software and cyber security products and services.




15C Josephs Well

Hanover Walk



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Training Synergy Limited


Helen Oakes 01270 500102

  • Level 4 Cyber Security Technologist Apprenticeship Standard

Level 4 Cyber Security Technologist theory training will be delivered by Escalla apprenticeships initially via Microsoft teams but, once lockdown rules are lifted, this will be at the academy in Crewe, expenses will be paid.

Apprenticeship standard

Cyber security technologist

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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