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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Protective Monitoring
Rank 833 912 966
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +54
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 43 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.040% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.046% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 16
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,125 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +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
78947 92968 97230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.06% 87.55% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 65078 76746 79953
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,426
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
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 +78 41 £50,000 -14.89% 11
South West +33 20 £45,000 -23.40% 1
South East +83 9 £40,000 -33.33% 6
Farnborough - 9 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 9 £40,000 - 4
Bristol +22 8 £70,000 +19.14% 1
West Midlands -5 7 £50,500 +6.31% 1
Wiltshire - 7 £40,000 -
Salisbury - 7 £40,000 -
Malvern +11 6 £50,500 - 1
Worcestershire -2 6 £50,500 - 1
Exeter - 5 £45,000 -
Devon - 5 £45,000 -
London +51 3 £50,000 -20.00% 3
City of London +20 2 - - 2
North West -27 2 - -
Westminster - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
Birmingham -10 1 £40,000 -15.78%

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 46 (55.42%) CISSP
2 44 (53.01%) Security Cleared
3 43 (51.81%) Management Information System
3 43 (51.81%) CESG
4 39 (46.99%) Firewall
5 37 (44.58%) Network Security
6 34 (40.96%) SC Cleared
7 30 (36.14%) Information Security
8 27 (32.53%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (31.33%) Security Operations
10 25 (30.12%) Digital Forensics
11 24 (28.92%) DV Cleared
11 24 (28.92%) Windows
12 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
13 21 (25.30%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (25.30%) DNS
13 21 (25.30%) DHCP
13 21 (25.30%) Security Management
13 21 (25.30%) SIEM
14 20 (24.10%) CESG Certified Professional
14 20 (24.10%) FTP
14 20 (24.10%) HTTP
14 20 (24.10%) SMTP
15 19 (22.89%) ITIL
15 19 (22.89%) Cybersecurity
15 19 (22.89%) Information Assurance
16 18 (21.69%) SQL
16 18 (21.69%) CEH
17 17 (20.48%) Ethical Hacking
17 17 (20.48%) TCP/IP

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 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.20%) IIS
1 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.84%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 39 (46.99%) Firewall
2 37 (44.58%) Network Security
3 21 (25.30%) DHCP
3 21 (25.30%) DNS
4 20 (24.10%) FTP
4 20 (24.10%) HTTP
4 20 (24.10%) SMTP
5 17 (20.48%) TCP/IP
6 16 (19.28%) DMZ
6 16 (19.28%) X.400
7 9 (10.84%) Wireless
8 6 (7.23%) NetScreen
9 5 (6.02%) VPN
10 4 (4.82%) ICMP
10 4 (4.82%) Internet
10 4 (4.82%) IPv4
10 4 (4.82%) IPv6
10 4 (4.82%) POP3
10 4 (4.82%) SNMP
11 3 (3.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) Big Data
2 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (7.23%) Aerospace
2 4 (4.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Legal
3 1 (1.20%) Marketing
3 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (25.30%) Network Engineer
2 20 (24.10%) Analyst
3 14 (16.87%) Architect
4 12 (14.46%) Security Analyst
5 10 (12.05%) Consultant
6 9 (10.84%) SOC Analyst
7 8 (9.64%) Lead Network Engineer
7 8 (9.64%) Security Engineer
8 7 (8.43%) Operations Analyst
8 7 (8.43%) Security Operations Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) Principal Consultant
10 5 (6.02%) Information Security Officer
10 5 (6.02%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (6.02%) Security Architect
10 5 (6.02%) Security Officer
11 4 (4.82%) Chief Information Officer
11 4 (4.82%) Chief Information Security Officer
11 4 (4.82%) Chief Security Officer
11 4 (4.82%) CIO
11 4 (4.82%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) Middleware
2 1 (1.20%) .NET
2 1 (1.20%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.20%) Web Services
2 1 (1.20%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (51.81%) CESG
1 43 (51.81%) Management Information System
2 27 (32.53%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (18.07%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (6.02%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (4.82%) Smart Meter
6 3 (3.61%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.61%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.41%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (2.41%) iPad
7 2 (2.41%) PKI
8 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.92%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) Linux
3 2 (2.41%) Unix
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.20%) CoreOS
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.14%) Information Security
2 26 (31.33%) Security Operations
3 25 (30.12%) Digital Forensics
4 21 (25.30%) Security Management
4 21 (25.30%) SIEM
5 19 (22.89%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (22.89%) Information Assurance
5 19 (22.89%) ITIL
6 17 (20.48%) Ethical Hacking
7 16 (19.28%) Infrastructure Management
8 15 (18.07%) Security Architecture
9 14 (16.87%) Business Continuity
9 14 (16.87%) Service Management
10 13 (15.66%) Project Management
10 13 (15.66%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (14.46%) Information Security Management
11 12 (14.46%) TOGAF
12 11 (13.25%) ISMS
12 11 (13.25%) Malware Analysis
12 11 (13.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) Ruby
3 1 (1.20%) Go
3 1 (1.20%) Java
3 1 (1.20%) Perl
3 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (55.42%) CISSP
2 44 (53.01%) Security Cleared
3 34 (40.96%) SC Cleared
4 24 (28.92%) DV Cleared
5 21 (25.30%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (24.10%) CESG Certified Professional
7 18 (21.69%) CEH
8 16 (19.28%) CCNA
8 16 (19.28%) Degree
8 16 (19.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 13 (15.66%) GCIH
10 9 (10.84%) GCIA
10 9 (10.84%) MCSE
10 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (10.84%) SANS
11 8 (9.64%) CREST Certified
11 8 (9.64%) MCSA
12 7 (8.43%) CISM
13 5 (6.02%) CCNP
14 4 (4.82%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (12.05%) GPG13
2 10 (12.05%) HMG Infosec
2 10 (12.05%) JSP 440
3 9 (10.84%) RMADS
4 3 (3.61%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.20%) BS25999
5 1 (1.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.20%) ISO22301
5 1 (1.20%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Snort
2 2 (2.41%) Docker
2 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.20%) etcd
3 1 (1.20%) flannel
3 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (10.84%) Nessus
2 5 (6.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (6.02%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (6.02%) RSA enVision
3 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.20%) Ansible
4 1 (1.20%) Icinga
4 1 (1.20%) Nagios
4 1 (1.20%) Puppet
4 1 (1.20%) rkt
4 1 (1.20%) Sysdig
4 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Cisco
2 9 (10.84%) F5
2 9 (10.84%) Palo Alto
3 7 (8.43%) SolarWinds
4 6 (7.23%) ArcSight
4 6 (7.23%) Juniper
4 6 (7.23%) LogRhythm
5 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.82%) Splunk
7 2 (2.41%) VMware
8 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.20%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle
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