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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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform
England > London
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 803 564 626
Rank change year-on-year -239 +62 +129
Permanent jobs citing QRadar 49 28 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.071% 0.083% 0.025%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.33% 0.41% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 9
10th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £38,500
25th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £76,250 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.48% +79.41% -15.00%
75th Percentile £98,125 £86,875 £65,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £91,250 £69,750
England median annual salary £82,500 £75,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +57.89% -5.00%

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 14,878 6,765 6,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.57% 20.16% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6,154 5,100 5,662
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
75th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £88,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £106,250 £105,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -32 6 £85,000 +9.68% 2
QRadar
England

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 44 (89.80%) Cybersecurity
2 43 (87.76%) SIEM
3 29 (59.18%) Security Operations
4 28 (57.14%) Splunk
4 28 (57.14%) Information Security
5 25 (51.02%) CISSP
6 23 (46.94%) GCIH
7 22 (44.90%) Finance
7 22 (44.90%) Social Skills
8 21 (42.86%) CEH
9 20 (40.82%) Use Case
9 20 (40.82%) GCIA
9 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
9 20 (40.82%) People Management
10 18 (36.73%) Firewall
11 16 (32.65%) CISM
12 15 (30.61%) Management Information System
12 15 (30.61%) Microsoft 365
13 14 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 14 (28.57%) Mimecast
13 14 (28.57%) LogRhythm
13 14 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 13 (26.53%) Threat Modelling
14 13 (26.53%) Identity Access Management
14 13 (26.53%) CompTIA Security+
14 13 (26.53%) GDPR
14 13 (26.53%) WAN
14 13 (26.53%) IBM
14 13 (26.53%) Data Protection
14 13 (26.53%) PCI DSS

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Sentinel
2 2 (4.08%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft 365
2 14 (28.57%) Mimecast
3 5 (10.20%) Azure
4 3 (6.12%) Azure Sentinel
5 2 (4.08%) Datadog
6 1 (2.04%) AWS
6 1 (2.04%) GCP
6 1 (2.04%) GitHub
6 1 (2.04%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.73%) Firewall
2 13 (26.53%) WAN
3 11 (22.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (22.45%) SSL
4 2 (4.08%) Network Security
5 1 (2.04%) DNS
5 1 (2.04%) HTTP
5 1 (2.04%) Internet
5 1 (2.04%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
1 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (44.90%) Finance
1 22 (44.90%) Social Skills
2 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (24.49%) Law
3 8 (16.33%) Legal
4 3 (6.12%) Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Marketing
6 1 (2.04%) Electronics
6 1 (2.04%) French Language
6 1 (2.04%) International Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.04%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Public Sector
6 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Security Manager
2 14 (28.57%) Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 10 (20.41%) Head of Operations
4 10 (20.41%) Head of Security
5 9 (18.37%) Security Analyst
5 9 (18.37%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) IT Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) IT Security Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Senior Security Analyst
7 7 (14.29%) Information Manager
7 7 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
8 5 (10.20%) SOC Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Audit Manager
9 3 (6.12%) Microsoft 365 Manager
9 3 (6.12%) Network Security Manager
10 2 (4.08%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Management Information System
2 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
3 11 (22.45%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (16.33%) Client/Server
4 8 (16.33%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (8.16%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (4.08%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (89.80%) Cybersecurity
2 43 (87.76%) SIEM
3 29 (59.18%) Security Operations
4 28 (57.14%) Information Security
5 20 (40.82%) People Management
5 20 (40.82%) Use Case
6 14 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 13 (26.53%) Data Protection
7 13 (26.53%) Identity Access Management
7 13 (26.53%) Threat Modelling
8 12 (24.49%) Business Continuity
8 12 (24.49%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 12 (24.49%) Data Loss Prevention
8 12 (24.49%) Data Privacy
8 12 (24.49%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (24.49%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (24.49%) Security Auditing
8 12 (24.49%) Threat Intelligence
9 11 (22.45%) Privileged Access Management
9 11 (22.45%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) Python
2 3 (6.12%) C#
2 3 (6.12%) Java
2 3 (6.12%) PHP
3 2 (4.08%) C
3 2 (4.08%) Ruby
4 1 (2.04%) Go
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) Rust
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) CISSP
2 23 (46.94%) GCIH
3 21 (42.86%) CEH
4 20 (40.82%) GCIA
5 16 (32.65%) CISM
6 13 (26.53%) CompTIA Security+
7 10 (20.41%) Degree
8 9 (18.37%) GIAC
9 3 (6.12%) CHFI
9 3 (6.12%) OSCP
10 2 (4.08%) CRISC
11 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (2.04%) GCFE
11 1 (2.04%) GSEC
11 1 (2.04%) ISACA
11 1 (2.04%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 1 (2.04%) MOS
11 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
11 1 (2.04%) PMP
11 1 (2.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (26.53%) GDPR
2 13 (26.53%) PCI DSS
3 12 (24.49%) Cyber Essentials
3 12 (24.49%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (4.08%) NIST
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Snort
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) CSIRT
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.04%) Nexpose
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Proventia
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) Splunk
2 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.57%) LogRhythm
4 13 (26.53%) IBM
5 9 (18.37%) ArcSight
6 4 (8.16%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.08%) CyberArk
7 2 (4.08%) Darktrace
7 2 (4.08%) Symantec
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix
8 1 (2.04%) CrowdStrike
8 1 (2.04%) F5
8 1 (2.04%) McAfee
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle
8 1 (2.04%) Qualys
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.04%) SaltStack
8 1 (2.04%) SAP
8 1 (2.04%) VMware