Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Incident Responder was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Incident Responder
England > London
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 818 819 884
Rank change year-on-year +1 +65 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Responder 8 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.012% 0.004% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.004% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
London median annual salary £67,500 - £67,500
10th Percentile £56,250 - £66,250
90th Percentile £110,000 - £68,750
England median annual salary £67,500 - £66,250

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,164 66,673 78,512
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 95.48% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 54,089 55,267 68,005
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Incident Responder
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Incident Responder in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Responder in London

Incident Responder
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Incident Responder in London

Incident Responder
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Responder in London over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Incident Responder in London

Incident Responder Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, Incident Responder job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Incident Responder in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Mandarin Language
1 6 (75.00%) Arabic Language
1 6 (75.00%) Cantonese Language
1 6 (75.00%) German Language
1 6 (75.00%) Spanish Language
1 6 (75.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (25.00%) CSIRT
2 2 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Cyberattack
2 2 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing

Incident Responder Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 6 (75.00%) Arabic Language
1 6 (75.00%) Cantonese Language
1 6 (75.00%) German Language
1 6 (75.00%) Mandarin Language
1 6 (75.00%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Cyberattack
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CREST Certified
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 2 (25.00%) CSIRT