Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform
England > London
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 733 782 829
Rank change year-on-year +49 +47 +65
Permanent jobs citing QRadar 88 75 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.10% 0.062%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.06% 0.96% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 83 62 39
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +14.29% -14.29%
10th Percentile £51,250 £34,075 £48,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £90,000 £89,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -12.50%

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 8,312 7,777 8,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.02% 10.49% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6,818 6,383 7,096
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.44% +5.22% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -20 10 £65,000 +65.61%
North London - 5 £42,500 -
East London - 1 £57,000 -
QRadar
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 (93.18%) SIEM
2 80 (90.91%) Splunk
3 67 (76.14%) Cybersecurity
3 67 (76.14%) Network Security
3 67 (76.14%) Firewall
4 62 (70.45%) Security Operations
5 58 (65.91%) Security Operations Centre
6 53 (60.23%) Qualys
7 49 (55.68%) Vulnerability Management
8 45 (51.14%) PKI
9 44 (50.00%) Threat Management
10 43 (48.86%) Data Loss Prevention
10 43 (48.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 34 (38.64%) LogRhythm
12 26 (29.55%) ArcSight
13 21 (23.86%) Information Security
14 18 (20.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 17 (19.32%) Malware Analysis
16 16 (18.18%) CISSP
16 16 (18.18%) Linux
17 15 (17.05%) GCIH
17 15 (17.05%) Risk Management
18 14 (15.91%) AlienVault
18 14 (15.91%) Finance
18 14 (15.91%) CEH
19 13 (14.77%) OSCP
20 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
20 11 (12.50%) Palo Alto
20 11 (12.50%) Degree
20 11 (12.50%) Apache

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 11 (12.50%) Apache
2 9 (10.23%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.14%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) JBoss
4 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (76.14%) Firewall
1 67 (76.14%) Network Security
2 10 (11.36%) Sourcefire
3 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.68%) IPv4
4 5 (5.68%) IPv6
5 3 (3.41%) DNS
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.27%) HTTP
6 2 (2.27%) SSL
6 2 (2.27%) VPN
7 1 (1.14%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (1.14%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.14%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (1.14%) DKIM
7 1 (1.14%) DMARC
7 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) Big Data
1 9 (10.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.14%) DB2
2 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Games
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (50.00%) Consultant
1 44 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 28 (31.82%) IT Consultant
2 28 (31.82%) IT Security Consultant
3 19 (21.59%) Analyst
4 18 (20.45%) Security Analyst
5 15 (17.05%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 15 (17.05%) Managing Consultant
6 14 (15.91%) Senior Consultant
6 14 (15.91%) Senior Security Consultant
7 13 (14.77%) Security Engineer
7 13 (14.77%) Senior IT Consultant
7 13 (14.77%) Senior IT Security Consultant
8 7 (7.95%) SOC Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Operations Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Security Operations Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Senior Security Analyst
11 4 (4.55%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (6.82%) SAML
3 1 (1.14%) .NET
3 1 (1.14%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.14%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.14%) LDAP
3 1 (1.14%) Middleware
3 1 (1.14%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.14%) REST
3 1 (1.14%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.14%) SOAP
3 1 (1.14%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 58 (65.91%) Security Operations Centre
2 45 (51.14%) PKI
3 43 (48.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (11.36%) Fintech
6 7 (7.95%) Computer Science
6 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
7 5 (5.68%) Data Centre
8 3 (3.41%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (3.41%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (2.27%) BYOD
9 2 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (1.14%) CMDB
10 1 (1.14%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.18%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Windows
3 3 (3.41%) Kali Linux
3 3 (3.41%) VMS
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.14%) AIX
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.14%) Unix
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (93.18%) SIEM
2 67 (76.14%) Cybersecurity
3 62 (70.45%) Security Operations
4 49 (55.68%) Vulnerability Management
5 44 (50.00%) Threat Management
6 43 (48.86%) Data Loss Prevention
7 21 (23.86%) Information Security
8 18 (20.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 17 (19.32%) Malware Analysis
10 15 (17.05%) Risk Management
11 10 (11.36%) Computer Forensics
11 10 (11.36%) Creative Thinking
11 10 (11.36%) Problem Management
12 9 (10.23%) Analytics
12 9 (10.23%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (10.23%) Cyber Intelligence
12 9 (10.23%) Event Correlation
12 9 (10.23%) Identity Access Management
12 9 (10.23%) Machine Learning
13 7 (7.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 4 (4.55%) Python
2 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
2 3 (3.41%) C
3 1 (1.14%) Java
3 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) CISSP
2 15 (17.05%) GCIH
3 14 (15.91%) CEH
4 13 (14.77%) OSCP
5 11 (12.50%) Degree
6 7 (7.95%) GIAC
7 6 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (5.68%) SANS
9 4 (4.55%) GCIA
10 3 (3.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (3.41%) CCSP
10 3 (3.41%) CHFI
10 3 (3.41%) ECIH
10 3 (3.41%) OSCE
11 2 (2.27%) CCNP
11 2 (2.27%) CISA
11 2 (2.27%) CISM
12 1 (1.14%) CCNA
12 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (1.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (10.23%) GPG13
3 1 (1.14%) COBIT
3 1 (1.14%) FINRA
3 1 (1.14%) GDPR
3 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (10.23%) HDFS
1 9 (10.23%) Snort
2 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.14%) Docker
4 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.14%) KVM
4 1 (1.14%) NFS
4 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) Nessus
1 9 (10.23%) Suricata
2 5 (5.68%) OpenVAS
3 4 (4.55%) CASB
3 4 (4.55%) CSIRT
4 3 (3.41%) Nmap
5 1 (1.14%) Ansible
5 1 (1.14%) Cacti
5 1 (1.14%) Core Impact
5 1 (1.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.14%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.14%) Puppet
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.14%) SCCM
5 1 (1.14%) SCOM
5 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.14%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 80 (90.91%) Splunk
2 53 (60.23%) Qualys
3 34 (38.64%) LogRhythm
4 26 (29.55%) ArcSight
5 14 (15.91%) AlienVault
6 11 (12.50%) Palo Alto
7 9 (10.23%) FireEye
7 9 (10.23%) Fortinet
7 9 (10.23%) Sophos
7 9 (10.23%) TippingPoint
8 6 (6.82%) Rapid7
9 5 (5.68%) AlgoSec
9 5 (5.68%) Cisco
9 5 (5.68%) Okta
9 5 (5.68%) OneLogin
9 5 (5.68%) Tufin
10 4 (4.55%) Oracle
11 3 (3.41%) BeyondTrust
11 3 (3.41%) IBM
11 3 (3.41%) VMware