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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Protective Monitoring
Rank 878 885 855
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -30
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 22 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.022% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.026% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 28
Average salary £58,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £63,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%

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
94267 95114 86807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.15% 82.79% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 77668 75899 71027
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Protective Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Top 20 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 31 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +13 19 £57,500 +15.00% 9
North West +12 5 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire -2 5 £50,000 -
Warrington - 5 £50,000 -
London +7 4 £56,250 - 4
South West -6 4 £48,750 +14.70%
South East +9 3 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Worcestershire +1 3 £75,000 +30.43%
West Midlands -18 3 £75,000 +30.43% 1
City of London - 3 £57,500 -
Malvern - 3 £75,000 -
Buckinghamshire -16 2 - -
Milton Keynes -18 2 - -
Bristol -24 2 £35,000 -48.14%
South Wales -10 1 £46,000 +7.60%
Wales -14 1 £46,000 +7.60%
Gloucestershire -20 1 £72,500 +222.22%
Somerset - 1 £60,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £72,500 -
Bath - 1 £60,000 -

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 33 (57.89%) Information Security
2 32 (56.14%) Cyber Security
3 31 (54.39%) CISSP
4 22 (38.60%) CISM
5 21 (36.84%) SIEM
6 19 (33.33%) Windows
6 19 (33.33%) Degree
7 18 (31.58%) Security Cleared
8 17 (29.82%) Firewall
9 16 (28.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 15 (26.32%) Mathematics
11 14 (24.56%) Identity Management
12 13 (22.81%) ITIL
12 13 (22.81%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (21.05%) Network Security
14 11 (19.30%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (19.30%) GIAC
15 10 (17.54%) Intrusion Detection
15 10 (17.54%) CISA
15 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
15 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
15 10 (17.54%) Security Architecture
16 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
16 9 (15.79%) LAN
16 9 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 9 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
17 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
17 8 (14.04%) Linux
17 8 (14.04%) Information Assurance
17 8 (14.04%) LogRhythm

Protective Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (1.75%) IIS
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) Firewall
2 12 (21.05%) Network Security
3 10 (17.54%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (15.79%) LAN
4 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 7 (12.28%) WAN
6 6 (10.53%) SMTP
6 6 (10.53%) FTP
6 6 (10.53%) HTTP
6 6 (10.53%) Wireshark
6 6 (10.53%) LDAP
6 6 (10.53%) tcpdump
7 3 (5.26%) Wireless
8 2 (3.51%) WLAN
8 2 (3.51%) VPN
8 2 (3.51%) DNS
8 2 (3.51%) Internet
9 1 (1.75%) OSPF
9 1 (1.75%) BGP
9 1 (1.75%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Local Government
4 1 (1.75%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Military
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Architect
1 14 (24.56%) Consultant
2 13 (22.81%) Security Architect
2 13 (22.81%) Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) Security Manager
3 12 (21.05%) Security Consultant
4 10 (17.54%) Security Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 9 (15.79%) IT Security Manager
6 8 (14.04%) Cyber Security Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Security Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Security Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Security Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Tester
9 2 (3.51%) Penetration Tester
9 2 (3.51%) Security Specialist
9 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) JSP
1 2 (3.51%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Mathematics
2 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.53%) CESG
4 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (3.51%) RMADS
5 2 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.75%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.75%) SCADA
6 1 (1.75%) BYOD
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Linux
3 7 (12.28%) UNIX
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) Information Security
2 32 (56.14%) Cyber Security
3 21 (36.84%) SIEM
4 14 (24.56%) Identity Management
5 13 (22.81%) ITIL
5 13 (22.81%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (19.30%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (17.54%) Security Architecture
8 9 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (14.04%) Information Assurance
10 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (8.77%) Security Management
12 4 (7.02%) Service Management
12 4 (7.02%) Change Management
12 4 (7.02%) ITSM
12 4 (7.02%) Computer Security
12 4 (7.02%) Computer Forensics
12 4 (7.02%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) C
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Python
2 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (54.39%) CISSP
2 22 (38.60%) CISM
3 19 (33.33%) Degree
4 18 (31.58%) Security Cleared
5 11 (19.30%) GIAC
6 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
6 10 (17.54%) CISA
7 8 (14.04%) CRISC
8 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (10.53%) Security+ Certification
9 6 (10.53%) MCSA
10 5 (8.77%) DV Cleared
11 2 (3.51%) PCI QSA
11 2 (3.51%) GCIA
11 2 (3.51%) GCIH
12 1 (1.75%) MCITP
12 1 (1.75%) CCNP
12 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (12.28%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.02%) SLA
4 2 (3.51%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.75%) GPG13
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) Snort
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.75%) XenApp
4 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) WSUS
1 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (1.75%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) LogRhythm
2 5 (8.77%) Splunk
3 4 (7.02%) Blue Coat
4 3 (5.26%) Symantec
4 3 (5.26%) ArcSight
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco
4 3 (5.26%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) Sourcefire
5 2 (3.51%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) LogLogic
5 2 (3.51%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.75%) McAfee
6 1 (1.75%) BT
6 1 (1.75%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) Juniper
6 1 (1.75%) NetApp
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Airbus
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £55,676 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago