The table below looks at the statistics for Sentinel skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sentinel over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
Rank - 197 196
Permanent jobs citing Sentinel 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.13% 0.042%
As % of the Business Applications category - 1.60% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Sentinel
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
568 437 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.90% 8.37% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 443 351 423
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

Sentinel
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sentinel across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Sentinel Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Sentinel
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sentinel across the West Midlands region.

Sentinel Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Sentinel
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (75.00%) ACSA
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

Sentinel
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ACSA
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification