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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Protective Monitoring
Rank 240 245 229
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 11 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.081% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.094% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 14
Average salary £37,500 £56,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.03% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £68,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-33.82% +13.33%
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
4940 5324 4959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.29% 86.13% 86.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4097 4354 4118
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Bristol +5 10 £37,500 -10.71%
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
Protective Monitoring
England

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (82.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (78.26%) SC Cleared
2 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
2 18 (78.26%) SIEM
3 17 (73.91%) ITIL
3 17 (73.91%) Mentoring
4 15 (65.22%) CISSP
5 14 (60.87%) GCIA
5 14 (60.87%) GCIH
5 14 (60.87%) ArcSight
5 14 (60.87%) SANS
6 13 (56.52%) Internet
6 13 (56.52%) Information Security
7 12 (52.17%) DV Cleared
7 12 (52.17%) LogRhythm
8 11 (47.83%) Coaching
8 11 (47.83%) RSA enVision
8 11 (47.83%) CREST Certified
8 11 (47.83%) Snort
8 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
8 11 (47.83%) Service Management
9 10 (43.48%) Firewall
9 10 (43.48%) ITSM
9 10 (43.48%) Security Architecture
10 7 (30.43%) HMG Infosec
10 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (30.43%) Unix
10 7 (30.43%) Windows
10 7 (30.43%) Linux
10 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Internet
2 10 (43.48%) Firewall
3 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
General
1 3 (13.04%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) SOC Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Operations Manager
3 5 (21.74%) SOC Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Security Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Operational Security Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Service Support Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Security Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (21.74%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (13.04%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
1 7 (30.43%) Unix
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) SIEM
2 17 (73.91%) ITIL
2 17 (73.91%) Mentoring
3 13 (56.52%) Information Security
4 11 (47.83%) Coaching
4 11 (47.83%) Service Management
4 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
5 10 (43.48%) ITSM
5 10 (43.48%) Security Architecture
6 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (26.09%) ITIL V3
7 6 (26.09%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (26.09%) Performance Management
7 6 (26.09%) Supplier Management
8 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
8 5 (21.74%) Information Security Management
8 5 (21.74%) ISMS
8 5 (21.74%) Security Management
9 3 (13.04%) Security Operations
10 2 (8.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) SC Cleared
1 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (65.22%) CISSP
3 14 (60.87%) GCIA
3 14 (60.87%) GCIH
3 14 (60.87%) SANS
4 12 (52.17%) DV Cleared
5 11 (47.83%) CREST Certified
6 4 (17.39%) CISA
6 4 (17.39%) CISM
7 1 (4.35%) IISP
7 1 (4.35%) MBCS
7 1 (4.35%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (82.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (30.43%) HMG Infosec
3 5 (21.74%) GPG13
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) RSA enVision
2 3 (13.04%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) ArcSight
2 12 (52.17%) LogRhythm
3 6 (26.09%) Splunk
4 1 (4.35%) IBM