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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Protective Monitoring
Rank 885 948 976
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +28
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 33 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.025% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.028% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 15
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,380 £32,000 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £66,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

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
86057 95763 100141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 87.26% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 71845 78422 80737
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 July 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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statistics and trends)
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 +42 33 £50,000 -9.09% 7
South West +18 15 £50,000 +42.85% 3
South East +24 11 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Bristol +22 8 £65,000 +108.00% 1
Hampshire - 7 £41,543 - 1
London +54 6 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Farnborough - 6 £41,750 - 1
City of London +45 5 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Salisbury - 5 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £62,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £62,500 -
Gloucester +2 2 £45,000 -37.93% 1
Gloucestershire +2 2 £45,000 -37.93% 1
Cheshire +30 1 £70,500 +41.00%
Warrington +16 1 £70,500 +41.00%
North West +8 1 £70,500 +28.18%
Southampton - 1 £41,543 -
Surrey - 1 £39,250 -

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 (53.09%) CISSP
2 40 (49.38%) Management Information System
2 40 (49.38%) Security Cleared
3 38 (46.91%) Information Security
4 34 (41.98%) Security Architecture
5 32 (39.51%) SC Cleared
6 30 (37.04%) Network Security
7 29 (35.80%) Firewall
8 28 (34.57%) SIEM
8 28 (34.57%) Cybersecurity
9 25 (30.86%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (30.86%) SANS
10 24 (29.63%) Security Operations
11 23 (28.40%) ITIL
11 23 (28.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 22 (27.16%) Windows
13 21 (25.93%) Information Assurance
14 20 (24.69%) TCP/IP
15 19 (23.46%) Identity Management
15 19 (23.46%) Internet
16 18 (22.22%) Cisco
16 18 (22.22%) Finance
16 18 (22.22%) DV Cleared
17 17 (20.99%) Security Operations Centre
17 17 (20.99%) GCIH
17 17 (20.99%) CISA
18 16 (19.75%) Service Management
18 16 (19.75%) Degree
18 16 (19.75%) Snort
18 16 (19.75%) ArcSight

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 3 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.23%) IIS
2 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.04%) Network Security
2 29 (35.80%) Firewall
3 20 (24.69%) TCP/IP
4 19 (23.46%) Internet
5 12 (14.81%) FTP
5 12 (14.81%) HTTP
5 12 (14.81%) SMTP
6 8 (9.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (9.88%) tcpdump
6 8 (9.88%) Wireshark
7 7 (8.64%) LAN
7 7 (8.64%) LDAP
7 7 (8.64%) WAN
8 6 (7.41%) DHCP
8 6 (7.41%) DNS
9 5 (6.17%) DMZ
9 5 (6.17%) Wireless
9 5 (6.17%) X.400
10 4 (4.94%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.94%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) Big Data
2 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
3 9 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Analyst
2 19 (23.46%) Architect
3 17 (20.99%) Security Architect
3 17 (20.99%) SOC Analyst
4 13 (16.05%) Consultant
5 12 (14.81%) Security Analyst
6 10 (12.35%) Network Engineer
6 10 (12.35%) Security Consultant
7 9 (11.11%) Security Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Lead Network Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Security Operations Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Information Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) Information Security Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) IT Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) IT Security Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) Identity Management Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) Regular Expression
1 3 (3.70%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (49.38%) Management Information System
2 25 (30.86%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (20.99%) Security Operations Centre
4 12 (14.81%) CESG
5 9 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
6 8 (9.88%) Mathematics
7 6 (7.41%) Cybercrime
8 5 (6.17%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (4.94%) Smart Meter
10 3 (3.70%) Visualisation
11 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
11 2 (2.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (2.47%) iPad
12 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.16%) Windows
2 13 (16.05%) Linux
3 9 (11.11%) Unix
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.91%) Information Security
2 34 (41.98%) Security Architecture
3 28 (34.57%) Cybersecurity
3 28 (34.57%) SIEM
4 24 (29.63%) Security Operations
5 23 (28.40%) ITIL
6 21 (25.93%) Information Assurance
7 19 (23.46%) Identity Management
8 16 (19.75%) Service Management
9 15 (18.52%) Risk Management
10 13 (16.05%) Mentoring
10 13 (16.05%) TOGAF
11 11 (13.58%) Coaching
11 11 (13.58%) Security Management
12 10 (12.35%) ITSM
13 9 (11.11%) Business Development
14 8 (9.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 8 (9.88%) Digital Forensics
14 8 (9.88%) Incident Management
14 8 (9.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) SQL
2 6 (7.41%) Java
3 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (53.09%) CISSP
2 40 (49.38%) Security Cleared
3 32 (39.51%) SC Cleared
4 25 (30.86%) SANS
5 18 (22.22%) DV Cleared
6 17 (20.99%) CISA
6 17 (20.99%) GCIH
7 16 (19.75%) Degree
8 15 (18.52%) CISM
8 15 (18.52%) GIAC
9 13 (16.05%) GCIA
10 11 (13.58%) CEH
10 11 (13.58%) CREST Certified
11 10 (12.35%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (12.35%) CRISC
12 8 (9.88%) CESG Certified Professional
13 6 (7.41%) CCNA
14 5 (6.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (4.94%) CCNP
15 4 (4.94%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (28.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.64%) GPG13
2 7 (8.64%) HMG Infosec
3 5 (6.17%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.17%) RMADS
4 4 (4.94%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (19.75%) Snort
2 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.23%) Firmware
3 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (13.58%) RSA enVision
2 7 (8.64%) Nessus
3 3 (3.70%) QRadar
4 2 (2.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (2.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) Cisco
2 16 (19.75%) ArcSight
3 14 (17.28%) LogRhythm
4 8 (9.88%) Splunk
5 7 (8.64%) IBM
5 7 (8.64%) Juniper
5 7 (8.64%) Sourcefire
6 5 (6.17%) Blue Coat
6 5 (6.17%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.17%) F5
6 5 (6.17%) Intel Security
6 5 (6.17%) Palo Alto
7 4 (4.94%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.70%) HP
8 3 (3.70%) ProCurve
8 3 (3.70%) Remedy
9 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.23%) VMware
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