The table below looks at the statistics for Protective Monitoring skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Protective Monitoring over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Protective Monitoring
Rank 887 915 864
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -51
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 28 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.015% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.018% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 20
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £41,900 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £64,000 £85,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +27.77%

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
92977 96911 88131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.84% 82.75% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 76104 78052 72123
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Protective Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
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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
England +45 27 £55,000 -4.34% 5
London +38 8 £55,000 -12.00% 2
City of London - 8 £55,000 -
North West +3 6 £55,000 +10.00%
South West -9 6 £35,000 -44.00%
Cheshire +5 5 £50,000 -
Warrington - 5 £50,000 -
Bristol -9 4 £31,250 -50.00%
South East +3 3 £62,500 +45.34% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 2 - -
West Midlands 0 2 £75,000 +20.00% 1
Milton Keynes -9 2 - -
Worcestershire -12 2 £75,000 +20.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Malvern - 2 £75,000 - 1
East of England - 2 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £60,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £72,500 -
Bath - 1 £60,000 -
Somerset - 1 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £72,500 -

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 42 (64.62%) CISSP
1 42 (64.62%) Information Security
2 32 (49.23%) Cyber Security
3 29 (44.62%) CISM
4 22 (33.85%) Windows
4 22 (33.85%) Degree
5 20 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (30.77%) SIEM
6 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
7 18 (27.69%) Mathematics
7 18 (27.69%) ITIL
8 17 (26.15%) Firewall
8 17 (26.15%) Identity Management
8 17 (26.15%) Vulnerability Management
9 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
10 13 (20.00%) Network Security
11 12 (18.46%) Security Architecture
12 11 (16.92%) GIAC
12 11 (16.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 11 (16.92%) Penetration Testing
13 10 (15.38%) Information Assurance
13 10 (15.38%) CISA
13 10 (15.38%) LAN
14 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
14 9 (13.85%) Risk Management
14 9 (13.85%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (13.85%) Risk Assessment
15 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
15 8 (12.31%) Management Information System
15 8 (12.31%) Finance

Protective Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.54%) IIS
1 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Office
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.15%) Firewall
2 13 (20.00%) Network Security
3 10 (15.38%) LAN
4 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
4 9 (13.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (12.31%) WAN
6 7 (10.77%) Wireshark
7 6 (9.23%) LDAP
7 6 (9.23%) tcpdump
7 6 (9.23%) SMTP
7 6 (9.23%) FTP
7 6 (9.23%) HTTP
8 3 (4.62%) Wireless
8 3 (4.62%) Internet
9 2 (3.08%) OSPF
9 2 (3.08%) BGP
9 2 (3.08%) VPN
9 2 (3.08%) DNS
9 2 (3.08%) WLAN
10 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 5 (7.69%) Law
3 3 (4.62%) Legal
4 2 (3.08%) Local Government
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Military
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Consultant
2 17 (26.15%) Security Manager
3 13 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
3 13 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 12 (18.46%) Analyst
5 11 (16.92%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 10 (15.38%) Architect
6 10 (15.38%) Security Analyst
7 9 (13.85%) Security Architect
8 8 (12.31%) Cyber Security Architect
9 4 (6.15%) Security Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) CLAS Consultant
10 3 (4.62%) Head of Security
10 3 (4.62%) Head of Information Security
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Manager
10 3 (4.62%) Cyber Security Manager
11 2 (3.08%) Security Advisor
11 2 (3.08%) Tester
11 2 (3.08%) Network Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) JSP
1 2 (3.08%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.54%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Mathematics
2 8 (12.31%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.69%) CESG
5 2 (3.08%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.08%) RMADS
5 2 (3.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) BYOD
6 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.54%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) Linux
3 6 (9.23%) UNIX
4 2 (3.08%) Android
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (64.62%) Information Security
2 32 (49.23%) Cyber Security
3 20 (30.77%) SIEM
4 18 (27.69%) ITIL
5 17 (26.15%) Identity Management
5 17 (26.15%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (18.46%) Security Architecture
7 11 (16.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (16.92%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (15.38%) Information Assurance
9 9 (13.85%) Risk Management
9 9 (13.85%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (12.31%) Change Management
11 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
12 6 (9.23%) Service Management
12 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
12 6 (9.23%) Operations Management
13 5 (7.69%) Security Management
13 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) C
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (64.62%) CISSP
2 29 (44.62%) CISM
3 22 (33.85%) Degree
4 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
5 11 (16.92%) GIAC
6 10 (15.38%) CISA
7 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (12.31%) CRISC
7 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
8 6 (9.23%) MCSA
8 6 (9.23%) Security+ Certification
9 5 (7.69%) DV Cleared
10 2 (3.08%) PCI QSA
10 2 (3.08%) GCIA
10 2 (3.08%) GCIH
10 2 (3.08%) MCSE
10 2 (3.08%) CCNP
10 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.54%) CCIE
11 1 (1.54%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.77%) PCI DSS
3 4 (6.15%) SLA
4 2 (3.08%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.54%) GPG13
System Software
1 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.23%) Snort
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) XenApp
3 1 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.54%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) LogRhythm
2 6 (9.23%) Splunk
3 4 (6.15%) Blue Coat
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco
4 3 (4.62%) Symantec
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.62%) ArcSight
4 3 (4.62%) Sourcefire
5 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.08%) LogLogic
5 2 (3.08%) Tripwire
5 2 (3.08%) BT
5 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix
5 2 (3.08%) Juniper
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.54%) McAfee
6 1 (1.54%) NetApp
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75-95k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000k-£70,000k
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Wales
Airbus
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + car, bens allow, bonus
Posted: 8 days ago