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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Protective Monitoring
UK
Rank 809 873 929
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +56
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 36 54 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.054% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.061% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 26 42 10
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £42,500 £54,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%

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
74108 87810 88690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.15% 87.70% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61013 73052 73139
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 18 January 2017 within the UK.

Protective Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Top 22 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +61 34 £50,000 -20.00% 6
South West +25 16 £66,250 - 2
Bristol +15 9 £70,000 +5.66% 2
West Midlands +9 9 £50,000 +5.26%
Malvern - 8 £50,250 -
Worcestershire - 8 £50,250 -
South East +58 7 £40,000 -38.46% 3
Buckinghamshire - 3 £52,500 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £52,500 - 1
Avon - 3 - -
Farnborough - 3 £40,000 -
Salisbury - 2 £37,500 -
Exeter - 2 - -
Devon - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £37,500 -
London +36 1 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Birmingham -15 1 £40,000 -15.78%
North West -20 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £33,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £33,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 43 (52.44%) Security Cleared
2 40 (48.78%) CESG
3 38 (46.34%) CISSP
4 37 (45.12%) Management Information System
5 35 (42.68%) Firewall
6 33 (40.24%) Information Security
6 33 (40.24%) Network Security
7 32 (39.02%) SC Cleared
8 26 (31.71%) Windows
9 24 (29.27%) Digital Forensics
10 23 (28.05%) SIEM
10 23 (28.05%) DV Cleared
10 23 (28.05%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (28.05%) Security Operations
11 22 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
12 21 (25.61%) DHCP
12 21 (25.61%) DNS
12 21 (25.61%) Cybersecurity
13 20 (24.39%) CESG Certified Professional
14 19 (23.17%) FTP
14 19 (23.17%) HTTP
14 19 (23.17%) SMTP
14 19 (23.17%) MS Excel
14 19 (23.17%) Security Management
15 18 (21.95%) ITIL
15 18 (21.95%) Information Assurance
16 16 (19.51%) Risk Management
16 16 (19.51%) Business Continuity
16 16 (19.51%) CEH
17 15 (18.29%) CCNA

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 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (23.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 35 (42.68%) Firewall
2 33 (40.24%) Network Security
3 21 (25.61%) DHCP
3 21 (25.61%) DNS
4 19 (23.17%) FTP
4 19 (23.17%) HTTP
4 19 (23.17%) SMTP
5 14 (17.07%) TCP/IP
6 13 (15.85%) DMZ
6 13 (15.85%) X.400
7 8 (9.76%) VPN
8 7 (8.54%) Wireless
9 6 (7.32%) ICMP
9 6 (7.32%) IPv4
9 6 (7.32%) IPv6
9 6 (7.32%) POP3
9 6 (7.32%) SNMP
10 5 (6.10%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (4.88%) Internet
11 4 (4.88%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (10.98%) Aerospace
2 4 (4.88%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (25.61%) Analyst
2 17 (20.73%) Network Engineer
3 13 (15.85%) Architect
4 12 (14.63%) Consultant
4 12 (14.63%) Security Analyst
5 10 (12.20%) SOC Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Security Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Principal Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) Security Consultant
8 5 (6.10%) Information Security Officer
8 5 (6.10%) IT Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Lead Network Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Security Architect
8 5 (6.10%) Security Officer
9 4 (4.88%) Chief Information Officer
9 4 (4.88%) Chief Security Officer
9 4 (4.88%) CIO
9 4 (4.88%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) Middleware
2 1 (1.22%) .NET
2 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (48.78%) CESG
2 37 (45.12%) Management Information System
3 23 (28.05%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (18.29%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (8.54%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (4.88%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (3.66%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.66%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.44%) iPad
8 2 (2.44%) PKI
9 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.22%) NHS
9 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
9 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.71%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Linux
3 4 (4.88%) Unix
4 2 (2.44%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) Information Security
2 24 (29.27%) Digital Forensics
3 23 (28.05%) Security Operations
3 23 (28.05%) SIEM
4 21 (25.61%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (23.17%) Security Management
6 18 (21.95%) Information Assurance
6 18 (21.95%) ITIL
7 16 (19.51%) Business Continuity
7 16 (19.51%) Risk Management
8 15 (18.29%) ISMS
9 14 (17.07%) Infrastructure Management
9 14 (17.07%) Service Management
10 13 (15.85%) Ethical Hacking
10 13 (15.85%) Security Monitoring
11 12 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (14.63%) Project Management
11 12 (14.63%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (14.63%) Security Auditing
12 11 (13.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.85%) SQL
2 3 (3.66%) Perl
2 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.66%) Python
2 3 (3.66%) Ruby
3 2 (2.44%) Go
4 1 (1.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (52.44%) Security Cleared
2 38 (46.34%) CISSP
3 32 (39.02%) SC Cleared
4 23 (28.05%) DV Cleared
5 22 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (24.39%) CESG Certified Professional
7 16 (19.51%) CEH
8 15 (18.29%) CCNA
9 14 (17.07%) Degree
10 13 (15.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 11 (13.41%) GCIH
12 10 (12.20%) CREST Certified
12 10 (12.20%) GCIA
12 10 (12.20%) MCSE
12 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (12.20%) SANS
13 8 (9.76%) MCSA
14 7 (8.54%) CCNP
15 6 (7.32%) CISM
16 3 (3.66%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (14.63%) JSP 440
3 9 (10.98%) GPG13
3 9 (10.98%) HMG Infosec
4 8 (9.76%) RMADS
5 2 (2.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.22%) BS25999
6 1 (1.22%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.22%) PA-DSS
6 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Snort
2 3 (3.66%) Docker
3 2 (2.44%) etcd
3 2 (2.44%) flannel
3 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.22%) Xen
4 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (9.76%) Nessus
1 8 (9.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (6.10%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 4 (4.88%) RSA enVision
4 3 (3.66%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.44%) Ansible
5 2 (2.44%) Puppet
5 2 (2.44%) rkt
5 2 (2.44%) Sysdig
5 2 (2.44%) Terraform
6 1 (1.22%) Icinga
6 1 (1.22%) Nagios
6 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (17.07%) Cisco
2 7 (8.54%) F5
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) Palo Alto
3 6 (7.32%) SolarWinds
4 5 (6.10%) ArcSight
4 5 (6.10%) LogRhythm
4 5 (6.10%) Splunk
5 4 (4.88%) Juniper
6 2 (2.44%) VMware
7 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.22%) Citrix
7 1 (1.22%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.22%) NetApp
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle
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