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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Protective Monitoring
Rank 855 843 847
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 24 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.028% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.028% 0.034% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 26
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,350 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.68% -5.00%

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
87118 85337 88637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.67% 82.25% 80.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71745 68049 75137
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 January 2015 within the UK.

Protective Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Top 19 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 27 January 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
(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
England -1 24 £65,000 +44.44% 11
South East -42 10 £57,500 +15.00% 3
London +25 8 £70,000 +65.68% 4
Maidenhead -2 5 £60,000 +20.00% 2
South West -5 5 £72,500 +31.81% 4
Berkshire -12 5 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Gloucestershire - 3 £63,750 - 2
Surrey - 3 £55,000 - 1
Guildford - 3 £55,000 - 1
City of London +3 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £72,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Wiltshire -1 1 £80,000 +45.45%
West Midlands -11 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £80,000 -
Telford - 1 - -

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 20 (38.46%) CISSP
1 20 (38.46%) SIEM
2 18 (34.62%) Cyber Security
2 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 18 (34.62%) Security Architecture
2 18 (34.62%) Firewall
2 18 (34.62%) Information Security
3 15 (28.85%) Degree
4 12 (23.08%) Windows
5 10 (19.23%) Cisco
5 10 (19.23%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (19.23%) SC Cleared
5 10 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (17.31%) Information Assurance
6 9 (17.31%) Mathematics
6 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
6 9 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (17.31%) Juniper
6 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
7 8 (15.38%) Project Management
7 8 (15.38%) CCNP
7 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 8 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 8 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (15.38%) PCI DSS
8 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
8 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
8 7 (13.46%) Identity Management
8 7 (13.46%) CCSP
8 7 (13.46%) SQL

Protective Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) Firewall
2 10 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (11.54%) VoIP
3 6 (11.54%) Network Security
4 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.77%) Internet
5 2 (3.85%) OSPF
5 2 (3.85%) BGP
5 2 (3.85%) TACACS
5 2 (3.85%) VPN
5 2 (3.85%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) WAN
5 2 (3.85%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (3.85%) Junos
5 2 (3.85%) LAN
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.62%) Marketing
3 4 (7.69%) Electronics
3 4 (7.69%) Legal
3 4 (7.69%) Military
4 2 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.85%) Publishing
5 1 (1.92%) Finance
5 1 (1.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Consultant
2 10 (19.23%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Security Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Security Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) CLAS Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Security Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Head of Security
7 4 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) IT Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) IT Security Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) IT Security Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Security Architect
9 2 (3.85%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.92%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
1 9 (17.31%) Mathematics
2 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (7.69%) Mechatronics
5 3 (5.77%) CESG
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Linux
3 3 (5.77%) UNIX
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) SIEM
2 18 (34.62%) Security Architecture
2 18 (34.62%) Information Security
2 18 (34.62%) Cyber Security
3 10 (19.23%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (17.31%) Information Assurance
5 8 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 8 (15.38%) Project Management
6 7 (13.46%) Identity Management
6 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
7 6 (11.54%) ITIL
7 6 (11.54%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (11.54%) Analytics
8 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.69%) MVC
9 4 (7.69%) Change Management
9 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 3 (5.77%) Business Development
10 3 (5.77%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) Python
3 4 (7.69%) C#
3 4 (7.69%) C++
4 3 (5.77%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) C
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) CISSP
2 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
3 15 (28.85%) Degree
4 10 (19.23%) SC Cleared
5 9 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (15.38%) CCNP
7 7 (13.46%) CCSP
8 5 (9.62%) CISA
9 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
10 3 (5.77%) CCSE
10 3 (5.77%) MCSE
10 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (3.85%) CCNA
11 2 (3.85%) CISMP
11 2 (3.85%) MCITP
11 2 (3.85%) CISM
11 2 (3.85%) CCSA
11 2 (3.85%) GCIA
11 2 (3.85%) GCIH
12 1 (1.92%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.69%) GPG13
3 2 (3.85%) QA
4 1 (1.92%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.92%) COSO
4 1 (1.92%) COBIT
4 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.92%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Cisco
2 9 (17.31%) Juniper
2 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
3 7 (13.46%) McAfee
4 6 (11.54%) HP
4 6 (11.54%) Blue Coat
4 6 (11.54%) ProCurve
4 6 (11.54%) Splunk
5 5 (9.62%) LogRhythm
6 4 (7.69%) ArcSight
6 4 (7.69%) VMware
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.85%) Citrix
7 2 (3.85%) BT
7 2 (3.85%) SAP
7 2 (3.85%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.92%) F5
8 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.92%) Symantec
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