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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Protective Monitoring
Rank 860 895 844
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -51
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 36 34 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.029% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.039% 0.035% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 33
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £60,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,750 £60,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +45.45%

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
91708 97795 89741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.23% 81.98% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 74090 78809 73756
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015 within the UK.

Protective Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Top 17 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 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 +25 36 £55,000 -8.33% 8
London +47 21 £55,000 +22.22% 6
City of London - 10 £50,000 -
South East +3 5 £73,750 +84.37%
South West -11 5 £42,000 -30.00% 2
Maidenhead - 3 £90,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £90,000 -
Surrey +19 2 £57,500 +43.75%
Bristol +2 2 £36,000 -42.40% 1
Exeter - 2 - -
Devon - 2 - -
Leatherhead +2 1 - -
North West - 1 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £70,000 -
Manchester - 1 £55,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £70,000 -
Enfield - 1 - -

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 41 (70.69%) CISSP
1 41 (70.69%) Information Security
2 23 (39.66%) CISM
3 22 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (37.93%) Cyber Security
4 19 (32.76%) Vulnerability Management
4 19 (32.76%) Security Architecture
4 19 (32.76%) Windows
5 18 (31.03%) ITIL
5 18 (31.03%) Degree
5 18 (31.03%) Mathematics
5 18 (31.03%) Security Cleared
6 16 (27.59%) Identity Management
7 15 (25.86%) Firewall
7 15 (25.86%) Active Directory
8 13 (22.41%) SIEM
9 12 (20.69%) Information Assurance
10 11 (18.97%) Network Security
11 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
11 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (17.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (17.24%) Risk Management
11 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (15.52%) CISA
13 8 (13.79%) PCI DSS
13 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
13 8 (13.79%) Change Management
13 8 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
14 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
14 7 (12.07%) Intrusion Detection

Protective Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.72%) IIS
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) Firewall
2 11 (18.97%) Network Security
3 7 (12.07%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (6.90%) LAN
4 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.17%) WAN
6 2 (3.45%) Internet
6 2 (3.45%) OSPF
6 2 (3.45%) BGP
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.45%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.72%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.72%) LDAP
7 1 (1.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
1 5 (8.62%) Aerospace
1 5 (8.62%) Law
2 4 (6.90%) Legal
3 3 (5.17%) Military
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Local Government
4 2 (3.45%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Publishing
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Consultant
2 17 (29.31%) Security Manager
3 13 (22.41%) Security Consultant
3 13 (22.41%) IT Security Manager
4 10 (17.24%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 9 (15.52%) CLAS Consultant
6 6 (10.34%) Head of Security
7 4 (6.90%) Security Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Head of Information Security
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Security Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Engineering Manager
9 2 (3.45%) IT Security Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Sales Manager
9 2 (3.45%) IT Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Cyber Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Regular Expression
2 2 (3.45%) JSP
3 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Mathematics
2 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.62%) CESG
5 3 (5.17%) BYOD
6 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.72%) SCADA
7 1 (1.72%) RMADS
7 1 (1.72%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Linux
3 4 (6.90%) UNIX
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (70.69%) Information Security
2 22 (37.93%) Cyber Security
3 19 (32.76%) Vulnerability Management
3 19 (32.76%) Security Architecture
4 18 (31.03%) ITIL
5 16 (27.59%) Identity Management
6 13 (22.41%) SIEM
7 12 (20.69%) Information Assurance
8 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
8 10 (17.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (17.24%) Risk Management
9 8 (13.79%) Change Management
9 8 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (12.07%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (10.34%) Operations Management
12 5 (8.62%) Service Management
12 5 (8.62%) Supplier Management
13 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
13 4 (6.90%) Network Architecture
13 4 (6.90%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) Java
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
1 3 (5.17%) Python
2 2 (3.45%) C
2 2 (3.45%) C#
2 2 (3.45%) C++
3 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (70.69%) CISSP
2 23 (39.66%) CISM
3 18 (31.03%) Degree
3 18 (31.03%) Security Cleared
4 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (15.52%) CISA
6 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
7 6 (10.34%) Security+ Certification
7 6 (10.34%) GIAC
7 6 (10.34%) MCSA
8 4 (6.90%) MCSE
8 4 (6.90%) CRISC
8 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
9 2 (3.45%) GCIA
9 2 (3.45%) GSEC
9 2 (3.45%) GCIH
9 2 (3.45%) MCITP
9 2 (3.45%) CCNP
9 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.72%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.79%) PCI DSS
3 4 (6.90%) GPG13
4 2 (3.45%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.72%) FISMA
5 1 (1.72%) QA
5 1 (1.72%) COBIT
5 1 (1.72%) COSO
5 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (25.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) XenApp
2 1 (1.72%) XenServer
2 1 (1.72%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.72%) WSUS
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.72%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Juniper
2 3 (5.17%) Cisco
2 3 (5.17%) BT
3 2 (3.45%) Sourcefire
3 2 (3.45%) VMware
3 2 (3.45%) Citrix
3 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.45%) Splunk
3 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.72%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.72%) F5
4 1 (1.72%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) McAfee
4 1 (1.72%) NetApp
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000k-£70,000k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + excellent bens and training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000k-60,000k
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £100,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £100,000
Posted: 6 days ago