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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Protective Monitoring
Rank 868 841 849
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 26 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.034% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.028% 0.041% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 26
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
93593 86753 92892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.19% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 74739 71234 78546
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014 within the UK.

Protective Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Top 26 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 22 September 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
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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 -7 22 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South East -1 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
London -3 4 £62,500 +8.69% 1
West Midlands -11 4 £41,500 -7.77%
South Wales - 4 £42,750 -
Wales - 4 £42,750 -
Bridgend - 4 £42,750 -
South West -39 3 £22,500 -55.00%
Berkshire -3 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Birmingham -3 2 £39,500 -12.22%
Reading -5 2 £50,000 -14.89%
Cheltenham - 2 £22,500 -
Leatherhead - 2 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £22,500 -
Surrey - 2 £37,500 -
Bristol -18 1 £72,500 +107.14%
Leeds - 1 - -
Telford - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 £14,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £14,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £57,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 19 (38.00%) Windows
1 19 (38.00%) Firewall
2 15 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (28.00%) Cisco
3 14 (28.00%) CISSP
4 13 (26.00%) Juniper
4 13 (26.00%) Information Security
4 13 (26.00%) Degree
4 13 (26.00%) Cyber Security
5 12 (24.00%) Splunk
5 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (24.00%) ITIL
6 11 (22.00%) McAfee
7 10 (20.00%) CCNP
7 10 (20.00%) VMware
7 10 (20.00%) SIEM
7 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (18.00%) Network Management
8 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
9 8 (16.00%) Incident Management
9 8 (16.00%) Blue Coat
9 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (16.00%) LogRhythm
9 8 (16.00%) ArcSight
10 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
10 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills

Protective Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) Lync
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) Firewall
2 12 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (12.00%) VoIP
3 6 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (10.00%) Network Security
4 5 (10.00%) LAN
4 5 (10.00%) WAN
4 5 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (10.00%) OSPF
4 5 (10.00%) BGP
4 5 (10.00%) TACACS
4 5 (10.00%) SAN
4 5 (10.00%) Internet
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (6.00%) VPN
6 2 (4.00%) DNS
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (4.00%) Junos
7 1 (2.00%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
General
1 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.00%) Local Government
3 4 (8.00%) Advertising
3 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Marketing
4 3 (6.00%) Legal
5 2 (4.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.00%) Publishing
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Architect
2 11 (22.00%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Technical Architect
4 6 (12.00%) Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Security Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Security Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Security Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Security Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Graduate
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) HTML
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (14.00%) N-Tier
2 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.00%) CESG
2 6 (12.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (8.00%) Mechatronics
4 2 (4.00%) RMADS
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.00%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.00%) Solaris
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Information Security
1 13 (26.00%) Cyber Security
2 12 (24.00%) ITIL
3 10 (20.00%) SIEM
4 9 (18.00%) Network Management
4 9 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (16.00%) Incident Management
6 7 (14.00%) Information Assurance
6 7 (14.00%) Security Architecture
6 7 (14.00%) Network Design
6 7 (14.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (14.00%) Migration
7 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (12.00%) Analytics
8 5 (10.00%) Change Control
8 5 (10.00%) Capacity Management
8 5 (10.00%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.00%) Project Management
9 4 (8.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) CISSP
2 13 (26.00%) Degree
3 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (20.00%) CCNP
4 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (14.00%) CCSP
6 5 (10.00%) CCSE
6 5 (10.00%) CCNA
7 4 (8.00%) CCSA
8 3 (6.00%) CISM
9 2 (4.00%) MCSE
9 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (4.00%) GSEC
9 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (4.00%) CISMP
9 2 (4.00%) CEH
10 1 (2.00%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (2.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) Snort
5 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 14 (28.00%) Cisco
3 13 (26.00%) Juniper
4 12 (24.00%) Splunk
5 11 (22.00%) McAfee
6 10 (20.00%) VMware
7 8 (16.00%) Blue Coat
7 8 (16.00%) LogRhythm
7 8 (16.00%) ArcSight
8 7 (14.00%) HP
9 6 (12.00%) Citrix
9 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.00%) SolarWinds
9 6 (12.00%) ProCurve
10 4 (8.00%) NetApp
11 3 (6.00%) Brocade
11 3 (6.00%) Sophos
12 2 (4.00%) Websense
12 2 (4.00%) Fujitsu
12 2 (4.00%) IronPort
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