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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Protective Monitoring
Rank 881 829 837
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +8
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 22 35 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.032% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.040% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 26
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £82,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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
93065 86613 92507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.64% 79.38% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 74277 70760 78574
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Protective Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Top 24 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 20 August 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
(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 -30 19 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South East -1 7 £32,250 -19.37% 2
West Midlands +1 6 £57,500 +27.77%
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Worcestershire - 4 £61,250 -
South West -18 3 £22,500 -55.00% 1
Wales - 3 £43,000 - 2
South Wales - 3 £43,000 - 2
Bridgend - 3 £43,000 -
North West -15 2 £50,000 -
Cheshire -17 2 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £22,500 -
Cheltenham - 2 £22,500 -
Worcester - 2 £65,000 -
Reading -2 1 £50,000 -14.89%
Bristol -3 1 £62,500 +78.57%
Birmingham -5 1 £41,500 -7.77%
Berkshire -13 1 £50,000 +25.00%
London -16 1 - -
Telford - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 £14,500 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £14,500 -

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) ITIL
3 14 (27.45%) Information Security
3 14 (27.45%) Degree
4 13 (25.49%) CISSP
4 13 (25.49%) Network Management
4 13 (25.49%) Cyber Security
5 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 12 (23.53%) Cisco
5 12 (23.53%) Firewall
6 11 (21.57%) CheckPoint
6 11 (21.57%) Solaris
6 11 (21.57%) N-Tier
6 11 (21.57%) Network Design
6 11 (21.57%) Migration
6 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
6 11 (21.57%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
6 11 (21.57%) SIEM
6 11 (21.57%) Splunk
6 11 (21.57%) Relational Database
7 10 (19.61%) VMware
7 10 (19.61%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (19.61%) Mathematics
7 10 (19.61%) Juniper
8 9 (17.65%) McAfee
8 9 (17.65%) Local Government
8 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
8 9 (17.65%) LogRhythm
8 9 (17.65%) ArcSight

Protective Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.92%) Lync
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) Firewall
2 8 (15.69%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (7.84%) Network Security
3 4 (7.84%) LAN
3 4 (7.84%) VoIP
3 4 (7.84%) WAN
3 4 (7.84%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.88%) VPN
4 3 (5.88%) SAN
4 3 (5.88%) Internet
4 3 (5.88%) OSPF
4 3 (5.88%) BGP
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (5.88%) TACACS
5 2 (3.92%) DNS
6 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.96%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Big Data
General
1 9 (17.65%) Local Government
2 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 4 (7.84%) Advertising
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Architect
2 11 (21.57%) Technical Architect
3 8 (15.69%) Network Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Security Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Head of Security
7 4 (7.84%) Security Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Security Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Security Specialist
8 3 (5.88%) Information Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Security Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Security Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) IT Graduate
9 2 (3.92%) Graduate
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) N-Tier
2 10 (19.61%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.80%) CESG
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) RMADS
5 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.96%) Social Media
5 1 (1.96%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) Solaris
2 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) ITIL
2 14 (27.45%) Information Security
3 13 (25.49%) Network Management
3 13 (25.49%) Cyber Security
4 11 (21.57%) SIEM
4 11 (21.57%) Network Design
4 11 (21.57%) Migration
5 10 (19.61%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 8 (15.69%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (13.73%) Information Assurance
8 7 (13.73%) Security Architecture
9 6 (11.76%) Analytics
10 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
11 4 (7.84%) Capacity Management
11 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (7.84%) Security Management
11 4 (7.84%) CRM
11 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
12 3 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) Perl
1 1 (1.96%) PHP
1 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 13 (25.49%) CISSP
3 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
5 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (11.76%) CCNP
7 4 (7.84%) CCNA
7 4 (7.84%) MCSD
7 4 (7.84%) CITP
7 4 (7.84%) CISA
7 4 (7.84%) CCSP
8 3 (5.88%) CISM
9 2 (3.92%) CCSA
9 2 (3.92%) GSEC
9 2 (3.92%) CCSE
9 2 (3.92%) CEH
9 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.92%) MCSE
10 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.92%) QA
4 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) vSphere
3 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.92%) Snort
4 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.92%) Nagios
2 2 (3.92%) SCCM
2 2 (3.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Cisco
2 11 (21.57%) CheckPoint
2 11 (21.57%) Splunk
3 10 (19.61%) VMware
3 10 (19.61%) Juniper
4 9 (17.65%) McAfee
4 9 (17.65%) ArcSight
4 9 (17.65%) LogRhythm
5 6 (11.76%) Citrix
5 6 (11.76%) Blue Coat
5 6 (11.76%) NetApp
5 6 (11.76%) HP
6 5 (9.80%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.84%) ProCurve
7 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.88%) Capita
8 3 (5.88%) Brocade
8 3 (5.88%) Sophos
9 2 (3.92%) Websense
9 2 (3.92%) Fujitsu
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Flexabile for the right candidate
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + base
Posted: 18 days ago
South Wales
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago