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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Protective Monitoring
Rank 895 921 921
Rank change year-on-year
+26 0
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 56 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.019% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.022% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 45 9 26
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £88,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £66,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +39.47%

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
88106 89047 87460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.16% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73200 73150 69679
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average 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 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Protective Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Top 20 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 5 February 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
(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 +39 51 £65,000 -7.14% 13
London +22 27 £70,000 - 5
City of London +73 19 £67,500 - 2
South West -2 12 £66,250 -13.11% 2
Bristol +7 10 £66,250 - 1
West Midlands -10 6 £45,000 - 2
North West - 4 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £45,000 - 2
South East -12 2 £67,500 +12.50% 2
Warrington - 2 £42,500 -
Liverpool - 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire +2 1 £77,500 +6.89%
Berkshire -1 1 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £70,000 - 1
Taunton - 1 £33,549 -
Reading - 1 £65,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £70,000 - 1
Somerset - 1 £33,549 -

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 54 (63.53%) Cybersecurity
2 45 (52.94%) Security Architecture
3 44 (51.76%) Information Security
4 33 (38.82%) CISSP
5 32 (37.65%) SIEM
5 32 (37.65%) Security Cleared
6 27 (31.76%) Identity Management
7 26 (30.59%) SC Cleared
8 23 (27.06%) Management Information System
8 23 (27.06%) Security Operations
9 22 (25.88%) ISMS
9 22 (25.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 22 (25.88%) Degree
10 21 (24.71%) Finance
11 20 (23.53%) Risk Management
11 20 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
12 19 (22.35%) Risk Assessment
13 18 (21.18%) Data Protection
13 18 (21.18%) Firewall
14 16 (18.82%) CISA
15 15 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 15 (17.65%) Mentoring
16 14 (16.47%) DV Cleared
17 13 (15.29%) Mathematics
17 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (15.29%) SANS
18 12 (14.12%) CESG Certified Professional
18 12 (14.12%) Coaching
18 12 (14.12%) Cyberthreat
18 12 (14.12%) Network Security

Protective Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) Firewall
2 12 (14.12%) Network Security
3 8 (9.41%) Internet
4 7 (8.24%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.88%) VPN
6 2 (2.35%) DMZ
6 2 (2.35%) tcpdump
6 2 (2.35%) VLAN
6 2 (2.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) Big Data
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.18%) Metasploit
General
1 21 (24.71%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Aerospace
2 6 (7.06%) Legal
3 5 (5.88%) Publishing
4 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Electronics
5 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (44.71%) Architect
1 38 (44.71%) Security Architect
2 17 (20.00%) Analyst
3 15 (17.65%) Enterprise Architect
3 15 (17.65%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 14 (16.47%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 13 (15.29%) Security Analyst
6 11 (12.94%) Identity Management Architect
7 10 (11.76%) Consultant
8 8 (9.41%) SOC Analyst
9 7 (8.24%) CISSP Architect
9 7 (8.24%) Security Manager
10 6 (7.06%) Security Consultant
11 5 (5.88%) CLAS Architect
11 5 (5.88%) Information Analyst
11 5 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
11 5 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (4.71%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 4 (4.71%) IT Security Manager
12 4 (4.71%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.06%) Management Information System
2 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (15.29%) Mathematics
3 12 (14.12%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (8.24%) CESG
5 5 (5.88%) BYOD
5 5 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (3.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (3.53%) VCE vBlock
7 2 (2.35%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.18%) BBC
8 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.94%) Windows
2 10 (11.76%) Linux
3 5 (5.88%) Unix
4 3 (3.53%) CentOS
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (63.53%) Cybersecurity
2 45 (52.94%) Security Architecture
3 44 (51.76%) Information Security
4 32 (37.65%) SIEM
5 27 (31.76%) Identity Management
6 23 (27.06%) Security Operations
7 22 (25.88%) ISMS
8 20 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
8 20 (23.53%) Risk Management
9 19 (22.35%) Risk Assessment
10 18 (21.18%) Data Protection
11 15 (17.65%) Mentoring
11 15 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 12 (14.12%) Coaching
13 11 (12.94%) ITIL
14 9 (10.59%) Information Assurance
15 7 (8.24%) Penetration Testing
15 7 (8.24%) Vulnerability Management
16 6 (7.06%) Business Development
16 6 (7.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.71%) C
2 3 (3.53%) SQL
3 2 (2.35%) Perl
3 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (38.82%) CISSP
2 32 (37.65%) Security Cleared
3 26 (30.59%) SC Cleared
4 22 (25.88%) Degree
5 16 (18.82%) CISA
6 14 (16.47%) DV Cleared
7 13 (15.29%) SANS
8 12 (14.12%) CESG Certified Professional
9 10 (11.76%) CISM
10 9 (10.59%) CLAS
11 8 (9.41%) GCIH
12 6 (7.06%) GCIA
13 4 (4.71%) CEH
13 4 (4.71%) CREST Certified
13 4 (4.71%) CRISC
13 4 (4.71%) GIAC
14 3 (3.53%) CISMP
15 2 (2.35%) EnCE
15 2 (2.35%) GCFA
15 2 (2.35%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.88%) HMG Infosec
3 3 (3.53%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.53%) RMADS
4 2 (2.35%) COBIT
4 2 (2.35%) GPG13
5 1 (1.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.41%) Snort
2 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) RSA enVision
2 3 (3.53%) Nessus
3 2 (2.35%) EnCase
4 1 (1.18%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) LogRhythm
2 7 (8.24%) ArcSight
3 5 (5.88%) SAP
4 3 (3.53%) Rackspace
4 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.53%) VMware
5 2 (2.35%) AlienVault
5 2 (2.35%) NetWitness
5 2 (2.35%) Splunk
6 1 (1.18%) IBM
6 1 (1.18%) LogLogic
6 1 (1.18%) Q1 Labs
6 1 (1.18%) Symantec
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £64,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,500 + competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,500 + competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,500 + competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Harris Global
Salary: Very Competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago