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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Protective Monitoring
Rank 889 841 876
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +35
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 26 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.033% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.028% 0.040% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 24
Average salary £42,750 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%

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
93409 86961 92486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.00% 81.30% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 74709 71382 77947
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014 within the UK.

Protective Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Top 27 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 30 September 2014. 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 -58 22 £45,750 +1.66% 2
South East -6 11 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
London -6 4 £62,500 +8.69%
Bridgend - 4 £42,750 -
South Wales - 4 £42,750 -
Wales - 4 £42,750 -
West Midlands -15 3 £39,500 -12.22% 1
South West -33 3 £22,500 -55.00%
Gloucestershire +1 2 £22,500 -
Reading -3 2 £50,000 -14.89%
Berkshire -7 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Cheltenham -8 2 £22,500 -
Birmingham -15 2 £39,500 -12.22%
Leatherhead - 2 £37,500 -
Surrey - 2 £37,500 -
Bristol -12 1 £72,500 +107.14%
Basingstoke - 1 - - 1
Telford - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 £14,500 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £14,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 19 (38.78%) Windows
1 19 (38.78%) Firewall
2 14 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 14 (28.57%) Cyber Security
3 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
3 13 (26.53%) Juniper
3 13 (26.53%) Cisco
3 13 (26.53%) CISSP
3 13 (26.53%) Degree
4 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (24.49%) ITIL
4 12 (24.49%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (24.49%) Splunk
5 11 (22.45%) SIEM
5 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
5 11 (22.45%) McAfee
5 11 (22.45%) Information Security
6 10 (20.41%) VMware
6 10 (20.41%) CCNP
7 9 (18.37%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
7 9 (18.37%) Network Management
7 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (16.33%) ArcSight
8 8 (16.33%) LogRhythm
8 8 (16.33%) Incident Management
8 8 (16.33%) Blue Coat
9 7 (14.29%) Network Design
9 7 (14.29%) Migration

Protective Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
1 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.04%) Lync
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.78%) Firewall
2 12 (24.49%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (12.24%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (12.24%) VoIP
4 5 (10.20%) WAN
4 5 (10.20%) Ethernet
4 5 (10.20%) SAN
4 5 (10.20%) Internet
4 5 (10.20%) OSPF
4 5 (10.20%) BGP
4 5 (10.20%) LAN
4 5 (10.20%) TACACS
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (10.20%) Network Security
5 3 (6.12%) VPN
5 3 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.08%) DNS
6 2 (4.08%) Junos
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (2.04%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
General
1 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.24%) Local Government
3 4 (8.16%) Marketing
3 4 (8.16%) Advertising
4 3 (6.12%) Finance
4 3 (6.12%) Legal
5 2 (4.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Electronics
6 1 (2.04%) Publishing
6 1 (2.04%) Military
6 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Architect
2 11 (22.45%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 7 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Security Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Security Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Security Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Graduate
7 2 (4.08%) Security Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Security Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) HTML
1 4 (8.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.24%) CESG
2 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Mechatronics
3 4 (8.16%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.08%) RMADS
5 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.04%) Social Media
5 1 (2.04%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.29%) Solaris
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Cyber Security
2 12 (24.49%) ITIL
3 11 (22.45%) Information Security
3 11 (22.45%) SIEM
4 9 (18.37%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (18.37%) Network Management
5 8 (16.33%) Incident Management
6 7 (14.29%) Information Assurance
6 7 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 7 (14.29%) Network Design
6 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 7 (14.29%) Migration
7 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
7 6 (12.24%) Analytics
7 6 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
8 5 (10.20%) Change Control
8 5 (10.20%) Capacity Management
9 4 (8.16%) CRM
9 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) Python
2 1 (2.04%) C#
2 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) CISSP
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
1 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
2 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
4 10 (20.41%) CCNP
5 7 (14.29%) CCSP
6 5 (10.20%) CCNA
6 5 (10.20%) CCSE
7 4 (8.16%) CCSA
8 3 (6.12%) CISM
9 2 (4.08%) GSEC
9 2 (4.08%) CEH
9 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (4.08%) CISMP
9 2 (4.08%) MCSE
9 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (2.04%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.12%) vSphere
4 2 (4.08%) Snort
5 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.04%) Nagios
3 1 (2.04%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 13 (26.53%) Cisco
2 13 (26.53%) Juniper
3 12 (24.49%) Splunk
4 11 (22.45%) McAfee
5 10 (20.41%) VMware
6 8 (16.33%) Blue Coat
6 8 (16.33%) ArcSight
6 8 (16.33%) LogRhythm
7 7 (14.29%) HP
8 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.24%) Citrix
8 6 (12.24%) ProCurve
8 6 (12.24%) SolarWinds
9 4 (8.16%) NetApp
10 3 (6.12%) Brocade
10 3 (6.12%) Sophos
11 2 (4.08%) Websense
11 2 (4.08%) Fujitsu
11 2 (4.08%) IronPort
West Midlands
Hudson - London
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + 40% Bonus + Car + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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