Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Threat Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Threat Intelligence over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Threat Intelligence
England > London
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 651 681 710
Rank change year-on-year +30 +29 +110
Permanent jobs citing Threat Intelligence 141 164 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 116 141 120
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.96% +10.87%
10th Percentile £43,750 £38,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £85,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,525 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.52% -2.46% +4.35%

Threat Intelligence is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 61,049 68,878 67,893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.04% 93.29% 92.20%
Number of salaries quoted 49,239 53,874 58,159
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,519
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Threat Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Threat Intelligence in London

Threat Intelligence
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Threat Intelligence in London

Threat Intelligence
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Threat Intelligence in London over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Threat Intelligence in London

Threat Intelligence
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Threat Intelligence within the London region over the 6 months to 18 December 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 +29 34 £70,000 +7.69% 4
East London -4 2 £45,000 -57.14% 1
West London - 1 £50,000 - 2
Threat Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Threat Intelligence 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 Threat Intelligence.

1 117 (82.98%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 93 (65.96%) Cybersecurity
3 46 (32.62%) Linux
3 46 (32.62%) Information Security
4 41 (29.08%) CISSP
5 39 (27.66%) Firewall
6 38 (26.95%) Degree
7 37 (26.24%) Cyber Intelligence
8 33 (23.40%) Penetration Testing
8 33 (23.40%) Windows
9 31 (21.99%) SIEM
9 31 (21.99%) Vulnerability Management
10 30 (21.28%) Malware Analysis
11 29 (20.57%) Cyberthreat
12 26 (18.44%) SANS
13 25 (17.73%) Problem-Solving
14 24 (17.02%) Analytics
15 23 (16.31%) Cyber Kill Chain
16 22 (15.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 21 (14.89%) Intrusion Detection
17 21 (14.89%) Unix
17 21 (14.89%) Python
18 20 (14.18%) Computer Science
18 20 (14.18%) Splunk
18 20 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (13.48%) Security Operations
20 18 (12.77%) Forensic Analysis
20 18 (12.77%) Finance
20 18 (12.77%) CISM
21 17 (12.06%) Amazon AWS

Threat Intelligence
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 4 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.71%) IIS
2 1 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) Office 365
3 1 (0.71%) PaaS
3 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (27.66%) Firewall
2 21 (14.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (10.64%) Network Security
4 14 (9.93%) TCP/IP
5 11 (7.80%) DNS
6 10 (7.09%) HTTP
7 8 (5.67%) LAN
7 8 (5.67%) SMTP
8 7 (4.96%) WAN
9 5 (3.55%) Internet
10 4 (2.84%) FTP
11 3 (2.13%) SSL
12 2 (1.42%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (1.42%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.71%) Cisco Firepower
13 1 (0.71%) DHCP
13 1 (0.71%) DMZ
13 1 (0.71%) SMS
13 1 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.67%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.55%) Big Data
2 5 (3.55%) MySQL
3 4 (2.84%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.13%) Blockchain
4 3 (2.13%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.42%) Redis
6 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.71%) HBase
6 1 (0.71%) Maltego
Development Applications
1 12 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.80%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.80%) Maven
3 3 (2.13%) Metasploit
4 2 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.42%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 18 (12.77%) Finance
2 10 (7.09%) Banking
3 7 (4.96%) Law
4 4 (2.84%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.42%) Military
6 1 (0.71%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.71%) French Language
6 1 (0.71%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.71%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 49 (34.75%) Analyst
2 31 (21.99%) Security Analyst
3 22 (15.60%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 18 (12.77%) Consultant
5 12 (8.51%) Security Consultant
6 11 (7.80%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (7.09%) Security Engineer
7 10 (7.09%) Senior Consultant
8 9 (6.38%) Cyber Intelligence Analyst
9 8 (5.67%) Developer
9 8 (5.67%) Senior Security Consultant
10 7 (4.96%) Incident Analyst
10 7 (4.96%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (4.26%) Architect
11 6 (4.26%) Information Analyst
11 6 (4.26%) Information Security Analyst
11 6 (4.26%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Security Architect
12 5 (3.55%) Senior Incident Analyst
12 5 (3.55%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.96%) Spring
2 6 (4.26%) Guava
2 6 (4.26%) Hibernate
3 4 (2.84%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (1.42%) .NET
4 2 (1.42%) Flask
4 2 (1.42%) Middleware
4 2 (1.42%) Node.js
4 2 (1.42%) SOAP
4 2 (1.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.42%) Web Services
5 1 (0.71%) JSON
5 1 (0.71%) SpaCy
5 1 (0.71%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.57%) Cyberthreat
2 23 (16.31%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 20 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.67%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.84%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (2.13%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (2.13%) Cybercrime
8 2 (1.42%) Blog
8 2 (1.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.42%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.42%) PMI
8 2 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.42%) Social Media
9 1 (0.71%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (32.62%) Linux
2 33 (23.40%) Windows
3 21 (14.89%) Unix
4 7 (4.96%) CentOS
5 5 (3.55%) Kali Linux
5 5 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.84%) AIX
6 4 (2.84%) HPUX
6 4 (2.84%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.84%) Solaris
6 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.84%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.13%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (82.98%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 93 (65.96%) Cybersecurity
3 46 (32.62%) Information Security
4 37 (26.24%) Cyber Intelligence
5 33 (23.40%) Penetration Testing
6 31 (21.99%) SIEM
6 31 (21.99%) Vulnerability Management
7 30 (21.28%) Malware Analysis
8 25 (17.73%) Problem-Solving
9 24 (17.02%) Analytics
10 20 (14.18%) Computer Science
11 19 (13.48%) Security Operations
12 18 (12.77%) Forensic Analysis
13 16 (11.35%) Risk Management
14 15 (10.64%) DevOps
14 15 (10.64%) Security Architecture
15 14 (9.93%) Scrum
16 13 (9.22%) Open Source
17 12 (8.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 11 (7.80%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.89%) Python
2 16 (11.35%) Bash Shell
3 15 (10.64%) Java
4 14 (9.93%) Perl
5 12 (8.51%) Ruby
6 10 (7.09%) SQL
7 6 (4.26%) R
8 5 (3.55%) Java 8
9 4 (2.84%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.42%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (29.08%) CISSP
2 38 (26.95%) Degree
3 26 (18.44%) SANS
4 18 (12.77%) CISM
5 15 (10.64%) GCIH
6 12 (8.51%) CEH
6 12 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (7.80%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (7.09%) GCIA
8 10 (7.09%) SC Cleared
8 10 (7.09%) Security Cleared
9 9 (6.38%) CISA
10 8 (5.67%) CCNA
10 8 (5.67%) GIAC
11 7 (4.96%) GSEC
12 6 (4.26%) CRISC
13 5 (3.55%) GPEN
13 5 (3.55%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (2.84%) MCSE
14 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.26%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.55%) GDPR
4 1 (0.71%) COBIT
4 1 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.84%) Docker
2 2 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.42%) Snort
3 1 (0.71%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.80%) Terraform
2 7 (4.96%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.96%) Puppet
2 7 (4.96%) QRadar
3 6 (4.26%) CSIRT
3 6 (4.26%) Nessus
4 3 (2.13%) AirWatch
4 3 (2.13%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 3 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.42%) CASB
5 2 (1.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.42%) Kibana
5 2 (1.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.42%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.71%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.71%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.71%) EnCase
6 1 (0.71%) Nmap
6 1 (0.71%) Suricata
6 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (14.18%) Splunk
2 15 (10.64%) ArcSight
3 7 (4.96%) Cisco
3 7 (4.96%) Palo Alto
4 6 (4.26%) Qualys
4 6 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.55%) LogRhythm
5 5 (3.55%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.84%) Darktrace
6 4 (2.84%) Intel
6 4 (2.84%) Sun
6 4 (2.84%) Symantec
7 3 (2.13%) CyberArk
7 3 (2.13%) FireEye
7 3 (2.13%) Google
7 3 (2.13%) Juniper
7 3 (2.13%) McAfee
7 3 (2.13%) Meraki
7 3 (2.13%) Okta
8 2 (1.42%) Cybereason