The table below looks at the statistics for Protective Monitoring skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Protective Monitoring over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Protective Monitoring
Rank 880 925 944
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +19
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 43 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.034% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.039% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 20
Median salary £48,750 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £56,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-18.66% -6.25%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86351 92506 100380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.37% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 71934 75128 81657
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Protective Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Protective Monitoring as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Protective Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring within the UK.

Protective Monitoring Salary Trend in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 within the UK.

Protective Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 36 £57,000 +3.63% 8
London +13 12 £68,750 +25.00% 3
South East +33 11 £45,750 -18.66% 3
Bristol +13 11 £37,500 +25.00% 1
South West +12 11 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Milton Keynes - 8 £45,750 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £45,750 -
City of London +58 5 £62,500 +13.63% 1
South Wales - 4 £37,500 -
Wales - 4 £37,500 -
Scotland - 2 £48,750 -
Glasgow - 2 £48,750 -
Berkshire +15 1 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Surrey +11 1 £39,250 -31.73%
North West +10 1 £70,500 +22.60%
Maidenhead +9 1 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Cheshire - 1 £70,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £65,000 -
Warrington - 1 £70,500 -
North East - 1 £65,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £65,000 -
Farnborough - 1 - - 1

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Protective Monitoring.

1 53 (56.38%) Information Security
2 51 (54.26%) Security Architecture
3 48 (51.06%) Cybersecurity
4 43 (45.74%) CISSP
5 40 (42.55%) Management Information System
5 40 (42.55%) SIEM
5 40 (42.55%) Security Cleared
6 34 (36.17%) Identity Management
7 32 (34.04%) SC Cleared
8 30 (31.91%) SANS
8 30 (31.91%) Finance
9 28 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (28.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 26 (27.66%) Security Operations
12 23 (24.47%) Mentoring
12 23 (24.47%) Firewall
13 22 (23.40%) Internet
13 22 (23.40%) ITIL
13 22 (23.40%) Network Security
13 22 (23.40%) Snort
14 21 (22.34%) CISA
15 20 (21.28%) Degree
16 19 (20.21%) LogRhythm
16 19 (20.21%) Risk Management
17 18 (19.15%) CISM
17 18 (19.15%) ArcSight
18 17 (18.09%) TCP/IP
18 17 (18.09%) GCIH
19 16 (17.02%) Coaching
19 16 (17.02%) Information Assurance

Protective Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (24.47%) Firewall
2 22 (23.40%) Internet
2 22 (23.40%) Network Security
3 17 (18.09%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (10.64%) tcpdump
5 10 (10.64%) Wireshark
6 7 (7.45%) FTP
6 7 (7.45%) HTTP
6 7 (7.45%) LAN
6 7 (7.45%) LDAP
6 7 (7.45%) SMTP
6 7 (7.45%) WAN
7 4 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.26%) VPN
8 3 (3.19%) SAN
8 3 (3.19%) VoIP
8 3 (3.19%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) Big Data
2 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Metasploit
General
1 30 (31.91%) Finance
2 15 (15.96%) Legal
2 15 (15.96%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.32%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.19%) Publishing
5 2 (2.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (41.49%) Architect
2 38 (40.43%) Security Architect
3 32 (34.04%) Analyst
4 20 (21.28%) SOC Analyst
5 13 (13.83%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 13 (13.83%) Identity Management Architect
6 12 (12.77%) Security Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (8.51%) Consultant
9 7 (7.45%) Security Consultant
10 6 (6.38%) CISSP Architect
10 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Architect
10 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 6 (6.38%) Operations Manager
10 6 (6.38%) SOC Manager
11 5 (5.32%) Information Analyst
11 5 (5.32%) Information Security Analyst
11 5 (5.32%) IT Analyst
11 5 (5.32%) IT Security Analyst
11 5 (5.32%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) Regular Expression
1 1 (1.06%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (42.55%) Management Information System
2 28 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (17.02%) Security Operations Centre
4 12 (12.77%) Cyberthreat
4 12 (12.77%) Mathematics
5 8 (8.51%) Cyber Attack
6 6 (6.38%) Cybercrime
7 5 (5.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (4.26%) CESG
9 3 (3.19%) BYOD
9 3 (3.19%) Visualisation
10 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.96%) Windows
2 11 (11.70%) Linux
3 7 (7.45%) Unix
4 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (56.38%) Information Security
2 51 (54.26%) Security Architecture
3 48 (51.06%) Cybersecurity
4 40 (42.55%) SIEM
5 34 (36.17%) Identity Management
6 26 (27.66%) Security Operations
7 23 (24.47%) Mentoring
8 22 (23.40%) ITIL
9 19 (20.21%) Risk Management
10 16 (17.02%) Coaching
10 16 (17.02%) Information Assurance
11 14 (14.89%) TOGAF
12 13 (13.83%) ISMS
12 13 (13.83%) Service Management
13 12 (12.77%) Software Engineering
14 11 (11.70%) Business Development
14 11 (11.70%) ITSM
15 10 (10.64%) Incident Management
16 9 (9.57%) Identity Access Management
16 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.38%) Java
2 2 (2.13%) C
3 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (45.74%) CISSP
2 40 (42.55%) Security Cleared
3 32 (34.04%) SC Cleared
4 30 (31.91%) SANS
5 21 (22.34%) CISA
6 20 (21.28%) Degree
7 18 (19.15%) CISM
8 17 (18.09%) GCIH
9 15 (15.96%) DV Cleared
9 15 (15.96%) GCIA
10 14 (14.89%) GIAC
11 12 (12.77%) CRISC
12 11 (11.70%) CREST Certified
13 9 (9.57%) CESG Certified Professional
14 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (5.32%) CLAS
15 4 (4.26%) CCNP
15 4 (4.26%) CCSP
16 3 (3.19%) CEH
17 2 (2.13%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (28.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.57%) GPG13
3 8 (8.51%) HMG Infosec
4 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 22 (23.40%) Snort
2 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) RSA enVision
2 6 (6.38%) Nessus
3 3 (3.19%) QRadar
4 2 (2.13%) EnCase
5 1 (1.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.06%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.06%) Nmap
Vendors
1 19 (20.21%) LogRhythm
2 18 (19.15%) ArcSight
3 13 (13.83%) Cisco
4 9 (9.57%) Splunk
5 8 (8.51%) IBM
6 7 (7.45%) Sourcefire
7 5 (5.32%) Blue Coat
7 5 (5.32%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.32%) Intel Security
8 3 (3.19%) HP
8 3 (3.19%) Juniper
8 3 (3.19%) ProCurve
8 3 (3.19%) Remedy
8 3 (3.19%) SAP
9 2 (2.13%) AlienVault
9 2 (2.13%) NetWitness
10 1 (1.06%) F5
10 1 (1.06%) Palo Alto
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