Period
to 9 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Proactive Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Proactive Monitoring over the 6 months to 9 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Proactive Monitoring
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 227 182 263
Rank change year-on-year -45 +81 +50
Permanent jobs citing Proactive Monitoring 32 26 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.63% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.66% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 55
10th Percentile £46,250 £62,500 £43,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £68,438 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £77,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -31.82% +46.67% +12.90%
75th Percentile £57,500 £80,500 £58,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £83,750 £71,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £77,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -28.57% +40.00% +22.22%

Proactive Monitoring is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,842 3,920 9,294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 93.80% 94.85% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5,239 3,450 8,118
10th Percentile £43,000 £45,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £108,750 £103,750 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

Proactive Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Proactive Monitoring as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Proactive Monitoring in the City of London

Proactive Monitoring
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Proactive Monitoring in the City of London.

Salary trend for Proactive Monitoring in the City of London

Proactive Monitoring
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Proactive Monitoring in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Proactive Monitoring in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, IT jobs citing Proactive Monitoring 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 City of London region with a requirement for Proactive Monitoring.

1 21 (65.63%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (59.38%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) Azure
4 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
5 15 (46.88%) Finance
6 14 (43.75%) Citrix
6 14 (43.75%) AWS
6 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
6 14 (43.75%) DevOps
7 13 (40.63%) Terraform
7 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
7 13 (40.63%) SQL
7 13 (40.63%) Serverless
7 13 (40.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 12 (37.50%) SCCM
9 11 (34.38%) SCOM
9 11 (34.38%) SCVMM
9 11 (34.38%) Investment Management
9 11 (34.38%) JSON
9 11 (34.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (34.38%) ITSM
9 11 (34.38%) ITIL
9 11 (34.38%) HP
9 11 (34.38%) Nagios
9 11 (34.38%) Configuration Management
9 11 (34.38%) SCOrch
9 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Management
9 11 (34.38%) IaaS
9 11 (34.38%) AWS CloudFormation

Proactive Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (3.13%) Confluence
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 17 (53.13%) Azure
2 14 (43.75%) AWS
3 13 (40.63%) Serverless
4 11 (34.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 11 (34.38%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (34.38%) Amazon ECS
4 11 (34.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (34.38%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (34.38%) IaaS
4 11 (34.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (9.38%) Azure Sentinel
6 2 (6.25%) Bitrise
6 2 (6.25%) GCP
6 2 (6.25%) GitHub
6 2 (6.25%) GitHub Actions
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (3.13%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DHCP
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (3.13%) Power BI
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Public Sector
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Applications Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Deployment Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Security Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Information Risk Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Information Security Advisor
7 2 (6.25%) IT Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) IT Risk Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Security Advisor
7 2 (6.25%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) JSON
2 2 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Enterprise Cloud
2 7 (21.88%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
2 7 (21.88%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Unix
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (43.75%) DevOps
3 13 (40.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (34.38%) Configuration Management
4 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Automation
4 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Management
4 11 (34.38%) Investment Management
4 11 (34.38%) ITIL
4 11 (34.38%) ITSM
4 11 (34.38%) Server Management
5 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (28.13%) Information Security
5 9 (28.13%) Risk Management
6 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (21.88%) Cyber Resilience
8 4 (12.50%) SIEM
9 3 (9.38%) Analytics
9 3 (9.38%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (9.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) Python
4 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (18.75%) Perl
6 2 (6.25%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) NIST
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 11 (34.38%) Hyper-V
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (34.38%) XenApp
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) Terraform
2 12 (37.50%) SCCM
3 11 (34.38%) EdgeSight
3 11 (34.38%) Nagios
3 11 (34.38%) SCOM
3 11 (34.38%) SCOrch
3 11 (34.38%) SCVMM
4 2 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) Citrix
3 11 (34.38%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Google
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Dell