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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Protective Monitoring
Rank 847 879 837
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -42
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 36 28 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.024% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.029% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 30
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +50.00%

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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Protective Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Top 18 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 22 May 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
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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 +44 36 £55,000 -8.33% 6
London +66 23 £55,000 +2.32% 2
City of London - 14 £55,000 -
Bristol -3 3 £30,000 -52.00%
South West -21 3 £30,000 -50.00% 2
South East -1 2 £56,250 +15.97% 1
East of England - 2 - -
North West - 2 £57,500 - 1
Manchester - 2 £57,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Surrey +17 1 £57,500 +18.55%
Worcestershire 0 1 - -
West Midlands -7 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Enfield - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £55,000 -
Malvern - 1 - -

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 46 (77.97%) Information Security
2 44 (74.58%) CISSP
3 28 (47.46%) CISM
4 24 (40.68%) Cyber Security
5 23 (38.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (33.90%) Identity Management
6 20 (33.90%) Windows
6 20 (33.90%) Degree
6 20 (33.90%) Mathematics
7 19 (32.20%) Vulnerability Management
8 18 (30.51%) Security Architecture
8 18 (30.51%) ITIL
8 18 (30.51%) Firewall
9 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
9 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
10 12 (20.34%) Information Assurance
10 12 (20.34%) Network Security
11 11 (18.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 11 (18.64%) CISA
12 10 (16.95%) GIAC
12 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (16.95%) SIEM
13 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
13 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
13 9 (15.25%) Finance
13 9 (15.25%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (15.25%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (15.25%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (13.56%) Change Management

Protective Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (1.69%) IIS
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) Firewall
2 12 (20.34%) Network Security
3 9 (15.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (10.17%) LAN
4 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.78%) WAN
6 3 (5.08%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.39%) tcpdump
7 2 (3.39%) Internet
7 2 (3.39%) OSPF
7 2 (3.39%) BGP
7 2 (3.39%) FTP
7 2 (3.39%) HTTP
7 2 (3.39%) VPN
7 2 (3.39%) DNS
7 2 (3.39%) SMTP
7 2 (3.39%) WLAN
7 2 (3.39%) LDAP
7 2 (3.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Aerospace
2 5 (8.47%) Law
3 4 (6.78%) Legal
4 3 (5.08%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) Local Government
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Military
6 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Consultant
2 17 (28.81%) Security Manager
3 14 (23.73%) Security Consultant
4 13 (22.03%) IT Security Manager
5 12 (20.34%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 9 (15.25%) Security Architect
6 9 (15.25%) Architect
7 7 (11.86%) Cyber Security Architect
7 7 (11.86%) CLAS Consultant
8 5 (8.47%) Security Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Head of Security
9 4 (6.78%) Head of Information Security
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Manager
10 3 (5.08%) Cyber Security Manager
11 2 (3.39%) Security Advisor
11 2 (3.39%) Sales Manager
11 2 (3.39%) Engineering Manager
12 1 (1.69%) Senior Analyst
12 1 (1.69%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) Regular Expression
1 2 (3.39%) JSP
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Mathematics
2 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.47%) CESG
5 2 (3.39%) BYOD
5 2 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.39%) RMADS
5 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.39%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.69%) SCADA
6 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Linux
3 4 (6.78%) UNIX
4 2 (3.39%) Android
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.69%) Solaris
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (77.97%) Information Security
2 24 (40.68%) Cyber Security
3 20 (33.90%) Identity Management
4 19 (32.20%) Vulnerability Management
5 18 (30.51%) Security Architecture
5 18 (30.51%) ITIL
6 12 (20.34%) Information Assurance
7 11 (18.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (16.95%) SIEM
9 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
9 9 (15.25%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (15.25%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (13.56%) Change Management
10 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
11 6 (10.17%) Operations Management
12 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (8.47%) Security Management
12 5 (8.47%) Supplier Management
12 5 (8.47%) Service Management
13 4 (6.78%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) C
2 1 (1.69%) Java
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) Python
2 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (74.58%) CISSP
2 28 (47.46%) CISM
3 20 (33.90%) Degree
4 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
5 11 (18.64%) CISA
6 10 (16.95%) GIAC
7 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (11.86%) CRISC
9 6 (10.17%) MCSA
9 6 (10.17%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
11 3 (5.08%) MCSE
11 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
12 2 (3.39%) PCI QSA
12 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (3.39%) CCNP
13 1 (1.69%) CCSA
13 1 (1.69%) GCIA
13 1 (1.69%) GSEC
13 1 (1.69%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (38.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (11.86%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.39%) JSP 440
3 2 (3.39%) GPG13
4 1 (1.69%) COBIT
4 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.69%) FISMA
4 1 (1.69%) COSO
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) Snort
3 1 (1.69%) XenApp
3 1 (1.69%) XenServer
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.69%) WSUS
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Splunk
2 3 (5.08%) BT
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Juniper
3 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
3 2 (3.39%) Citrix
3 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.39%) Tripwire
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.69%) McAfee
4 1 (1.69%) NetApp
4 1 (1.69%) F5
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £85k plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000k-£70,000k
Posted: 5 days ago