Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 684 428 706
Rank change year-on-year -256 +278 +56
Permanent jobs citing QRadar 41 40 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.081% 0.20% 0.077%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.40% 1.01% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 36
10th Percentile £65,750 £41,625 £38,750
25th Percentile £70,000 £46,250 £41,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +57.89% -5.00% -12.66%
75th Percentile £87,500 £58,563 £60,313
90th Percentile £91,250 £61,775 £71,875
England median annual salary £75,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +57.89% - -17.39%

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 10,234 3,942 8,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.22% 19.94% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6,131 3,332 6,527
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £107,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% +6.84% +6.36%

QRadar
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for QRadar in London

QRadar
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing QRadar in London.

Salary trend for QRadar in London

QRadar
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing QRadar in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 2021. 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 -72 6 £78,750 +36.96% 1
West London -82 2 £67,500 +42.11%
QRadar
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 34 (82.93%) SIEM
2 33 (80.49%) Splunk
3 25 (60.98%) Python
4 24 (58.54%) Cybersecurity
5 22 (53.66%) Information Security
6 18 (43.90%) Firewall
6 18 (43.90%) Linux
6 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
7 17 (41.46%) Social Skills
8 15 (36.59%) Finance
9 13 (31.71%) CISM
9 13 (31.71%) Windows
10 12 (29.27%) CISA
10 12 (29.27%) CISSP
10 12 (29.27%) Azure
10 12 (29.27%) LogRhythm
10 12 (29.27%) CompTIA Security+
11 11 (26.83%) SANS
11 11 (26.83%) Go
12 10 (24.39%) Security Architecture
12 10 (24.39%) Asset Management
12 10 (24.39%) French Language
12 10 (24.39%) Mac OS
12 10 (24.39%) Actionable Insight
12 10 (24.39%) Kibana
12 10 (24.39%) Presentation Skills
13 9 (21.95%) Security Operations
13 9 (21.95%) Virtual Team
13 9 (21.95%) AWS
14 8 (19.51%) ArcSight

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) Azure
2 9 (21.95%) AWS
3 8 (19.51%) Azure Sentinel
4 6 (14.63%) Akamai
4 6 (14.63%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (14.63%) Mimecast
4 6 (14.63%) Serverless
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (4.88%) GCP
6 2 (4.88%) PaaS
6 2 (4.88%) SaaS
7 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) Firewall
2 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.07%) DNS
4 4 (9.76%) DKIM
4 4 (9.76%) DMARC
5 3 (7.32%) Network Security
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.88%) DHCP
6 2 (4.88%) IPv4
6 2 (4.88%) IPv6
6 2 (4.88%) LAN
6 2 (4.88%) MPLS
6 2 (4.88%) WAN
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.44%) VPN
7 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) DB2
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (4.88%) Zephyr
General
1 17 (41.46%) Social Skills
2 15 (36.59%) Finance
3 10 (24.39%) French Language
3 10 (24.39%) Presentation Skills
4 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.76%) Banking
6 2 (4.88%) Public Sector
6 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Security Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Senior Security Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Broadcast Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Senior Broadcast Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) IT Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Security Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Penetration Tester
5 3 (7.32%) Security Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) SIEM Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) SOC Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Tester
6 2 (4.88%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) SOC Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Azure Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (9.76%) REST
3 2 (4.88%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.44%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Virtual Team
2 4 (9.76%) Clustering
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 2 (4.88%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.88%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 13 (31.71%) Windows
3 10 (24.39%) Mac OS
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) SIEM
2 24 (58.54%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (53.66%) Information Security
4 10 (24.39%) Actionable Insight
4 10 (24.39%) Asset Management
4 10 (24.39%) Security Architecture
5 9 (21.95%) Security Operations
6 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (12.20%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Threat Detection
7 5 (12.20%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.76%) Data Security
8 4 (9.76%) DevOps
8 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (9.76%) High Availability
8 4 (9.76%) IT Strategy
8 4 (9.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) Python
2 11 (26.83%) Go
3 6 (14.63%) C
4 5 (12.20%) Java
5 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.76%) C#
5 4 (9.76%) PHP
5 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.76%) Ruby
6 3 (7.32%) SQL
7 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) CISM
2 12 (29.27%) CISA
2 12 (29.27%) CISSP
2 12 (29.27%) CompTIA Security+
3 11 (26.83%) SANS
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.88%) CEH
5 2 (4.88%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (2.44%) CREST Certified
6 1 (2.44%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) NIST
2 4 (9.76%) GDPR
3 3 (7.32%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (7.32%) SLA
4 1 (2.44%) COBIT
4 1 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) Kibana
2 5 (12.20%) DatAdvantage
3 4 (9.76%) Ansible
3 4 (9.76%) SCCM
4 2 (4.88%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.44%) CASB
5 1 (2.44%) John the Ripper
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.44%) Nmap
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) Splunk
2 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
3 12 (29.27%) LogRhythm
4 8 (19.51%) ArcSight
5 6 (14.63%) ServiceNow
6 5 (12.20%) Palo Alto
6 5 (12.20%) Varonis
7 4 (9.76%) CyberArk
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle
7 4 (9.76%) Proofpoint
7 4 (9.76%) Qualys
7 4 (9.76%) VMware
8 3 (7.32%) Cisco
8 3 (7.32%) Darktrace
9 2 (4.88%) Citrix
9 2 (4.88%) Dell
9 2 (4.88%) EMC
9 2 (4.88%) FireEye
9 2 (4.88%) IBM
9 2 (4.88%) Tanium