The table below looks at the statistics for Protective Monitoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Protective Monitoring over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Protective Monitoring
Rank 240 224 211
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -13
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 7 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 11
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £45,650 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £69,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +41.17%
Protective Monitoring
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5100 4736 4327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.75% 81.77% 79.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4195 3950 3810
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Protective Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Protective Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Protective Monitoring
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring across the South West region.

Protective Monitoring Salary Trend in the South West

Protective Monitoring
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Protective Monitoring Salary Histogram in the South West

Protective Monitoring
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon - 3 - -
Bristol +6 2 £42,000 -32.80%
Gloucestershire - 2 £71,250 -
Protective Monitoring
England

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Protective Monitoring also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Protective Monitoring.

1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) CISSP
3 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) CISM
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow
5 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
6 2 (20.00%) SIEM
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) GCIA

Protective Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Protective Monitoring also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Protective Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Head of Security
1 3 (30.00%) Head of Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (20.00%) SIEM
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) CISM
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) GCIH
4 2 (20.00%) GCIA
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) GWAPT
5 1 (10.00%) OSCP
5 1 (10.00%) OSCE
5 1 (10.00%) GSEC
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee
2 1 (10.00%) BT
2 1 (10.00%) VMware