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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Protective Monitoring
Rank 900 947 960
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +13
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 48 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.034% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.053% 0.039% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 20
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £62,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-28.28% +4.58%

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
90489 96461 102042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.62% 85.98% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75205 77953 82278
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Protective Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Top 23 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 1 May 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 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 +38 41 £50,000 -9.09% 7
London +8 15 £75,000 +36.36% 4
South West -6 11 £37,500 -10.71%
Bristol +5 10 £37,500 +4.16%
South East +15 9 £45,750 -37.96% 2
Buckinghamshire - 8 £45,750 -
Milton Keynes - 8 £45,750 -
City of London +59 7 £62,500 +25.00% 3
West Midlands - 4 £45,000 -
South Wales - 4 £37,500 -
Wales - 4 £37,500 -
Glasgow - 2 £48,750 -
Scotland - 2 £48,750 -
North West +26 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
North East - 1 £65,000 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £50,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £60,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £65,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £65,000 -

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 60 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 59 (56.19%) Information Security
3 56 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
4 46 (43.81%) Security Cleared
5 45 (42.86%) CISSP
6 43 (40.95%) Management Information System
7 39 (37.14%) Identity Management
8 38 (36.19%) SIEM
9 37 (35.24%) SC Cleared
10 34 (32.38%) Finance
11 29 (27.62%) SANS
12 28 (26.67%) Security Operations
13 27 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 26 (24.76%) Degree
14 26 (24.76%) Risk Management
15 24 (22.86%) Mentoring
16 22 (20.95%) Firewall
16 22 (20.95%) CISA
16 22 (20.95%) DV Cleared
17 21 (20.00%) Network Security
17 21 (20.00%) Snort
17 21 (20.00%) Internet
18 20 (19.05%) ITIL
18 20 (19.05%) CISM
18 20 (19.05%) ISMS
19 18 (17.14%) Coaching
19 18 (17.14%) LogRhythm
19 18 (17.14%) Mathematics
20 17 (16.19%) TCP/IP

Protective Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.95%) Firewall
2 21 (20.00%) Internet
2 21 (20.00%) Network Security
3 17 (16.19%) TCP/IP
4 11 (10.48%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (9.52%) tcpdump
5 10 (9.52%) Wireshark
6 7 (6.67%) FTP
6 7 (6.67%) HTTP
6 7 (6.67%) LAN
6 7 (6.67%) LDAP
6 7 (6.67%) SMTP
6 7 (6.67%) WAN
7 4 (3.81%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (3.81%) VPN
8 3 (2.86%) SAN
8 3 (2.86%) VoIP
8 3 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Metasploit
General
1 34 (32.38%) Finance
2 15 (14.29%) Legal
2 15 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.71%) Aerospace
4 5 (4.76%) Publishing
5 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.90%) Electronics
7 1 (0.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (40.95%) Architect
1 43 (40.95%) Security Architect
2 33 (31.43%) Analyst
3 20 (19.05%) SOC Analyst
4 16 (15.24%) Consultant
5 14 (13.33%) Security Analyst
6 13 (12.38%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 13 (12.38%) Identity Management Architect
7 11 (10.48%) Enterprise Architect
7 11 (10.48%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 11 (10.48%) Security Consultant
8 8 (7.62%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (6.67%) CISSP Architect
10 5 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 5 (4.76%) Information Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) IT Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) Operations Manager
10 5 (4.76%) SOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 43 (40.95%) Management Information System
2 27 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (17.14%) Mathematics
4 14 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
4 14 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 8 (7.62%) Cyber Attack
6 6 (5.71%) CESG
6 6 (5.71%) Cybercrime
7 5 (4.76%) BYOD
8 4 (3.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (2.86%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.90%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
2 9 (8.57%) Linux
3 7 (6.67%) Unix
4 2 (1.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 59 (56.19%) Information Security
3 56 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (37.14%) Identity Management
5 38 (36.19%) SIEM
6 28 (26.67%) Security Operations
7 26 (24.76%) Risk Management
8 24 (22.86%) Mentoring
9 20 (19.05%) ISMS
9 20 (19.05%) ITIL
10 18 (17.14%) Coaching
11 16 (15.24%) Information Assurance
12 15 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
12 15 (14.29%) Service Management
13 14 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
13 14 (13.33%) TOGAF
14 12 (11.43%) Business Development
14 12 (11.43%) Data Protection
15 11 (10.48%) Software Engineering
15 11 (10.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.71%) Java
2 4 (3.81%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (43.81%) Security Cleared
2 45 (42.86%) CISSP
3 37 (35.24%) SC Cleared
4 29 (27.62%) SANS
5 26 (24.76%) Degree
6 22 (20.95%) CISA
6 22 (20.95%) DV Cleared
7 20 (19.05%) CISM
8 16 (15.24%) GCIH
9 14 (13.33%) GCIA
9 14 (13.33%) GIAC
10 12 (11.43%) CRISC
11 11 (10.48%) CREST Certified
12 10 (9.52%) CESG Certified Professional
13 8 (7.62%) CLAS
14 5 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (3.81%) CCNP
15 4 (3.81%) CCSP
16 2 (1.90%) CEH
16 2 (1.90%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.67%) HMG Infosec
3 6 (5.71%) GPG13
4 4 (3.81%) RMADS
5 1 (0.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (20.00%) Snort
2 1 (0.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (10.48%) RSA enVision
2 5 (4.76%) Nessus
3 3 (2.86%) QRadar
4 2 (1.90%) EnCase
5 1 (0.95%) Nmap
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) LogRhythm
2 17 (16.19%) ArcSight
3 13 (12.38%) Cisco
4 8 (7.62%) IBM
4 8 (7.62%) Splunk
5 7 (6.67%) Sourcefire
6 5 (4.76%) Blue Coat
6 5 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.76%) Intel Security
6 5 (4.76%) SAP
7 3 (2.86%) HP
7 3 (2.86%) Juniper
7 3 (2.86%) ProCurve
7 3 (2.86%) Remedy
8 2 (1.90%) AlienVault
8 2 (1.90%) NetWitness
9 1 (0.95%) F5
9 1 (0.95%) Palo Alto
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