Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for QRadar skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QRadar over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 362 385 372
Rank change year-on-year +23 -13 +41
Permanent jobs citing QRadar 6 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.047% 0.055% 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% 0.55% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -25.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £46,875 £24,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £41,250 £52,500
London median annual salary £55,000 £61,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -10.57% -12.14% +3.70%

QRadar is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,699 1,444 1,386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 13.30% 9.96% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,574 1,297 1,251
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,575 £37,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%

QRadar
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing QRadar as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for QRadar in Central London

QRadar
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QRadar in Central London.

Salary trend for QRadar in Central London

QRadar
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QRadar within the Central London region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 5 £52,500 +40.00%
QRadar
London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing QRadar also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for QRadar.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Splunk
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
1 6 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 5 (83.33%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (83.33%) DKIM
2 5 (83.33%) DMARC
2 5 (83.33%) Data Encryption
2 5 (83.33%) Regular Expression
2 5 (83.33%) KVM
2 5 (83.33%) Rapid7
2 5 (83.33%) BYOD
2 5 (83.33%) Patch Management
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (83.33%) OpenVAS
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Metasploit
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (83.33%) Qualys
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security

QRadar
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (83.33%) DKIM
1 5 (83.33%) DMARC
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (83.33%) Regular Expression
2 1 (16.67%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) BYOD
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Data Encryption
2 5 (83.33%) Data Management
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security Management
2 5 (83.33%) Investment Management
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) Patch Management
2 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Security Management
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (83.33%) KVM
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nessus
1 5 (83.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 5 (83.33%) OpenVAS
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 6 (100.00%) Splunk
2 5 (83.33%) Qualys
2 5 (83.33%) Rapid7
2 5 (83.33%) Tripwire
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (16.67%) Cybereason
3 1 (16.67%) Darktrace
3 1 (16.67%) FireEye
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat