Cyber Essentials Sheffield

Cyber Essentials Sheffield.  ESP are well equipped to assist businesses and other organisations to achieve their Cyber Essentials Certification and even to submit the application on behalf of the organisation.  We can give advice to help you to interpret the language used in the Cyber Essentials Scheme.

What is Cyber Essentials?

Cyber Essentials is an annually re-tested accreditation around basic security steps which is assessed by a registered 3rd party.  Consisting of several sections focusing on different aspects of your systems, networks and working practices.  It is seen by most as the MINIMUM level of security assessment that an organization should be meeting to show that they take the safety of their systems, data, and client information seriously.  Successful completion displays your commitment to personal data and systems security.  More information can be found here about the scheme .

How can ESP help with our Cyber Essentials Application?

Let ESP take on the heavy lifting around attaining this important accreditation, we will audit your network and other systems and complete the accreditation application, feeding back success, or where you fall short, and work with you to match the requirements to pass.  There is a cost involved, discuss with your account manager and get a quote for the works.

What are the benefits of Cyber Essentials?


The first step in recognizing your IT systems’ security levels.  It will help change mindsets in your organisation, bringing everyone along for the ride and making security an important aspect of your day-to-day business and IT requirements.


Widely recognized and good for PR; let your partners know that you take yours, and their data security seriously.  Win more contracts – some are only available to organisations with Cyber Essentials or more.


Whilst incorporating a basic level of Government backed cyber insurance, Cyber Essentials, or an equivalent accreditation, is now being seen as a minimum by most insurance companies offering cyber insurance policies.


If you need help to achieve Cyber Essentials Sheffield, get in touch with us today via our Contact Us page.