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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Protective Monitoring
Rank 239 228 223
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 2 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.032% 0.19% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 5
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +9.09%
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
5245 4864 4405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.70% 82.32% 77.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4336 4102 3876
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,234 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 22 December 2014. 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
Gloucestershire -14 2 £55,000 +144.44%
Protective Monitoring
England

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) GCIA
4 1 (20.00%) GSEC
4 1 (20.00%) GCIH
4 1 (20.00%) Nessus
4 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Graduate
1 2 (40.00%) IT Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) GWAPT
2 1 (20.00%) OSCP
2 1 (20.00%) OSCE
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) GCIA
2 1 (20.00%) GSEC
2 1 (20.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm