Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform
England > London
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 740 765 828
Rank change year-on-year +25 +63 +63
Permanent jobs citing QRadar 86 57 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.082% 0.070%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.09% 0.78% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 73 49 47
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +23.81% -2.33%
10th Percentile £51,250 £45,325 £48,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £90,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,889 7,283 8,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.40% 10.43% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6,505 6,042 6,910
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

QRadar
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for QRadar in London

QRadar
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for QRadar in London

QRadar
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for QRadar in London

QRadar
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QRadar within the London region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
Central London -26 11 £65,000 +60.49% 2
North London - 5 £42,500 -
QRadar
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for QRadar.

1 82 (95.35%) SIEM
2 70 (81.40%) Splunk
3 68 (79.07%) Firewall
4 64 (74.42%) Network Security
5 59 (68.60%) Security Operations
6 55 (63.95%) Cybersecurity
7 44 (51.16%) Security Operations Centre
8 37 (43.02%) Vulnerability Management
8 37 (43.02%) Qualys
9 36 (41.86%) LogRhythm
10 31 (36.05%) ArcSight
10 31 (36.05%) Threat Management
10 31 (36.05%) PKI
11 30 (34.88%) Data Loss Prevention
11 30 (34.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 28 (32.56%) Information Security
13 23 (26.74%) GCIH
14 22 (25.58%) Linux
15 21 (24.42%) Finance
16 17 (19.77%) Degree
16 17 (19.77%) Creative Thinking
16 17 (19.77%) Fintech
17 16 (18.60%) Computer Science
17 16 (18.60%) Nessus
18 15 (17.44%) Risk Management
18 15 (17.44%) Windows
18 15 (17.44%) Malware Analysis
19 14 (16.28%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 14 (16.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 13 (15.12%) GIAC

QRadar
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.63%) Apache
2 8 (9.30%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.16%) IIS
4 1 (1.16%) JBoss
4 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (79.07%) Firewall
2 64 (74.42%) Network Security
3 8 (9.30%) Sourcefire
3 8 (9.30%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.81%) IPv4
4 5 (5.81%) IPv6
5 2 (2.33%) DNS
5 2 (2.33%) HTTP
6 1 (1.16%) DHCP
6 1 (1.16%) DMZ
6 1 (1.16%) FTP
6 1 (1.16%) Internet
6 1 (1.16%) LAN
6 1 (1.16%) SMTP
6 1 (1.16%) SNMP
6 1 (1.16%) SSL
6 1 (1.16%) Telnet
6 1 (1.16%) VoIP
6 1 (1.16%) VPN
6 1 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) Big Data
1 8 (9.30%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.16%) DB2
2 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.16%) Metasploit
General
1 21 (24.42%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Games
3 1 (1.16%) Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (36.05%) Analyst
1 31 (36.05%) Consultant
1 31 (36.05%) Security Consultant
2 30 (34.88%) Security Analyst
3 20 (23.26%) IT Consultant
3 20 (23.26%) IT Security Consultant
4 14 (16.28%) SOC Analyst
5 11 (12.79%) Senior Consultant
5 11 (12.79%) Senior Security Consultant
6 10 (11.63%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 10 (11.63%) Incident Analyst
6 10 (11.63%) Managing Consultant
6 10 (11.63%) Security Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Security Incident Analyst
6 10 (11.63%) Senior IT Consultant
6 10 (11.63%) Senior IT Security Consultant
7 8 (9.30%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 7 (8.14%) Operations Analyst
8 7 (8.14%) Security Operations Analyst
8 7 (8.14%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (6.98%) SAML
3 2 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (1.16%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.16%) LDAP
4 1 (1.16%) Middleware
4 1 (1.16%) REST
4 1 (1.16%) SOAP
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (51.16%) Security Operations Centre
2 31 (36.05%) PKI
3 30 (34.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 17 (19.77%) Fintech
5 16 (18.60%) Computer Science
6 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
6 12 (13.95%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (10.47%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (5.81%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Linux
2 15 (17.44%) Windows
3 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.16%) AIX
4 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (95.35%) SIEM
2 59 (68.60%) Security Operations
3 55 (63.95%) Cybersecurity
4 37 (43.02%) Vulnerability Management
5 31 (36.05%) Threat Management
6 30 (34.88%) Data Loss Prevention
7 28 (32.56%) Information Security
8 17 (19.77%) Creative Thinking
9 15 (17.44%) Malware Analysis
9 15 (17.44%) Risk Management
10 14 (16.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 14 (16.28%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 13 (15.12%) Information Assurance
12 11 (12.79%) Deep Packet Inspection
13 10 (11.63%) Threat Analysis
14 9 (10.47%) Remediation Plan
14 9 (10.47%) Security Monitoring
15 8 (9.30%) Cyber Intelligence
15 8 (9.30%) Event Correlation
15 8 (9.30%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.47%) C
2 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.33%) Python
3 1 (1.16%) Java
3 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) GCIH
2 17 (19.77%) Degree
3 13 (15.12%) GIAC
4 12 (13.95%) CISSP
4 12 (13.95%) GCIA
5 11 (12.79%) CEH
6 9 (10.47%) OSCP
7 7 (8.14%) SANS
8 3 (3.49%) CISM
9 2 (2.33%) CISA
9 2 (2.33%) ECIH
10 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.16%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.30%) GPG13
3 2 (2.33%) GDPR
4 1 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.16%) FINRA
4 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (13.95%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (9.30%) HDFS
2 8 (9.30%) Snort
3 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.33%) vSphere
4 1 (1.16%) Docker
4 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.16%) NFS
4 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (18.60%) Nessus
2 12 (13.95%) CSIRT
3 8 (9.30%) Suricata
4 4 (4.65%) CASB
5 1 (1.16%) Ansible
5 1 (1.16%) Puppet
5 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.16%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 70 (81.40%) Splunk
2 37 (43.02%) Qualys
3 36 (41.86%) LogRhythm
4 31 (36.05%) ArcSight
5 13 (15.12%) BeyondTrust
5 13 (15.12%) Oracle
6 9 (10.47%) AlienVault
7 8 (9.30%) FireEye
7 8 (9.30%) Fortinet
7 8 (9.30%) Palo Alto
7 8 (9.30%) Sophos
7 8 (9.30%) TippingPoint
8 7 (8.14%) Rapid7
9 5 (5.81%) AlgoSec
9 5 (5.81%) Okta
9 5 (5.81%) OneLogin
9 5 (5.81%) Tufin
10 3 (3.49%) Cisco
10 3 (3.49%) IBM
10 3 (3.49%) VMware