Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Threat Intelligence
England > London
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 641 688 714
Rank change year-on-year +47 +26 +88
Permanent jobs citing Threat Intelligence 172 165 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 148 146 128
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £48,125 £48,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £100,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +9.09%

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 62,340 68,596 70,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.72% 92.80% 92.01%
Number of salaries quoted 50,107 52,484 61,018
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 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +7 51 £75,000 +15.38% 10
South London -1 2 - -
East London -22 2 £48,750 -53.57% 2
West London - 1 £50,000 - 4
Threat Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 121 (70.35%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 104 (60.47%) Cybersecurity
3 79 (45.93%) Information Security
4 59 (34.30%) Firewall
5 55 (31.98%) Degree
6 53 (30.81%) CISSP
7 44 (25.58%) SIEM
7 44 (25.58%) Vulnerability Management
7 44 (25.58%) Malware Analysis
8 37 (21.51%) Cyber Intelligence
8 37 (21.51%) Linux
9 36 (20.93%) Computer Science
10 35 (20.35%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 34 (19.77%) Security Operations
11 34 (19.77%) CISM
12 33 (19.19%) Windows
13 32 (18.60%) Penetration Testing
13 32 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
14 31 (18.02%) Analytics
14 31 (18.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 28 (16.28%) Finance
16 25 (14.53%) Security Architecture
16 25 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (13.95%) SANS
17 24 (13.95%) Security Cleared
18 23 (13.37%) Computer Science Degree
19 22 (12.79%) CISA
20 20 (11.63%) SC Cleared
20 20 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
21 18 (10.47%) Unix

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 3 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.58%) IIS
2 1 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.74%) Office 365
3 3 (1.74%) SaaS
4 2 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 59 (34.30%) Firewall
2 20 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (9.88%) Network Security
4 14 (8.14%) LAN
5 13 (7.56%) WAN
6 11 (6.40%) DNS
6 11 (6.40%) TCP/IP
7 9 (5.23%) SSL
8 8 (4.65%) HTTP
9 7 (4.07%) Internet
10 6 (3.49%) SMTP
11 4 (2.33%) IPsec
11 4 (2.33%) VPN
12 3 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.74%) Cisco Firepower
13 2 (1.16%) FTP
13 2 (1.16%) Reverse Proxy
14 1 (0.58%) DHCP
14 1 (0.58%) SMS
14 1 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (2.91%) Data Mining
2 5 (2.91%) MySQL
3 4 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.16%) Neo4j
4 2 (1.16%) Redis
5 1 (0.58%) Big Data
5 1 (0.58%) Maltego
5 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (1.16%) Metasploit
1 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 28 (16.28%) Finance
2 17 (9.88%) Banking
3 11 (6.40%) Law
4 8 (4.65%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.91%) French Language
5 5 (2.91%) Legal
6 4 (2.33%) German Language
6 4 (2.33%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.74%) Publishing
8 2 (1.16%) Military
8 2 (1.16%) Retail
9 1 (0.58%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.58%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 84 (48.84%) Analyst
2 55 (31.98%) Security Analyst
3 28 (16.28%) Senior Analyst
4 24 (13.95%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 17 (9.88%) Senior Security Analyst
6 16 (9.30%) Information Analyst
6 16 (9.30%) Information Security Analyst
7 14 (8.14%) Cyber Intelligence Analyst
7 14 (8.14%) Security Engineer
8 13 (7.56%) Architect
8 13 (7.56%) Security Architect
9 12 (6.98%) Consultant
10 11 (6.40%) Security Manager
10 11 (6.40%) Senior Architect
10 11 (6.40%) Senior Security Architect
11 10 (5.81%) Security Consultant
12 8 (4.65%) Banking Analyst
12 8 (4.65%) Incident Analyst
12 8 (4.65%) Junior
12 8 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.91%) Guava
1 5 (2.91%) Hibernate
1 5 (2.91%) Spring
2 2 (1.16%) .NET
2 2 (1.16%) Flask
2 2 (1.16%) Middleware
2 2 (1.16%) Node.js
2 2 (1.16%) SOAP
2 2 (1.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.58%) JSON
3 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.93%) Computer Science
2 35 (20.35%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 25 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (10.47%) Cyberthreat
5 15 (8.72%) Management Information System
6 10 (5.81%) Security Operations Centre
7 9 (5.23%) Analytical Mindset
8 5 (2.91%) Cybercrime
9 4 (2.33%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.74%) Cyber Defence
11 2 (1.16%) Blog
11 2 (1.16%) Cyberattack
11 2 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (1.16%) Mainframe
11 2 (1.16%) PMI
12 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.58%) User Experience
12 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.51%) Linux
2 33 (19.19%) Windows
3 18 (10.47%) Unix
4 11 (6.40%) CentOS
5 9 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.65%) AIX
6 8 (4.65%) HPUX
6 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.65%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.33%) Kali Linux
7 4 (2.33%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.33%) Solaris
8 3 (1.74%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (70.35%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 104 (60.47%) Cybersecurity
3 79 (45.93%) Information Security
4 44 (25.58%) Malware Analysis
4 44 (25.58%) SIEM
4 44 (25.58%) Vulnerability Management
5 37 (21.51%) Cyber Intelligence
6 34 (19.77%) Security Operations
7 32 (18.60%) Penetration Testing
7 32 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
8 31 (18.02%) Analytics
9 25 (14.53%) Security Architecture
10 17 (9.88%) Forensic Analysis
10 17 (9.88%) Open Source
11 16 (9.30%) Risk Management
12 15 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (8.14%) Digital Forensics
14 13 (7.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 11 (6.40%) Incident Management
15 11 (6.40%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.14%) SQL
2 9 (5.23%) Python
3 6 (3.49%) Java
4 5 (2.91%) Java 8
5 4 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.74%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.16%) Perl
8 1 (0.58%) C
8 1 (0.58%) C++
8 1 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (31.98%) Degree
2 53 (30.81%) CISSP
3 34 (19.77%) CISM
4 24 (13.95%) SANS
4 24 (13.95%) Security Cleared
5 23 (13.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 22 (12.79%) CISA
7 20 (11.63%) SC Cleared
8 14 (8.14%) CEH
8 14 (8.14%) GIAC
9 13 (7.56%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (6.40%) CCNA
10 11 (6.40%) GCIH
11 9 (5.23%) GCIA
12 8 (4.65%) CRISC
13 6 (3.49%) CREST Certified
14 5 (2.91%) GSEC
15 4 (2.33%) CompTIA Security+
16 3 (1.74%) GPEN
16 3 (1.74%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (18.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (6.40%) PCI DSS
3 10 (5.81%) GDPR
4 1 (0.58%) COBIT
4 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.74%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.33%) QRadar
2 2 (1.16%) CASB
2 2 (1.16%) CSIRT
2 2 (1.16%) Kibana
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.16%) Nessus
2 2 (1.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.16%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.58%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.58%) SELinux
3 1 (0.58%) Suricata
3 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (9.30%) Microsoft
1 16 (9.30%) Splunk
2 13 (7.56%) ArcSight
3 10 (5.81%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.65%) Cisco
4 8 (4.65%) Sun
5 7 (4.07%) Intel
5 7 (4.07%) McAfee
6 6 (3.49%) Darktrace
6 6 (3.49%) Palo Alto
7 5 (2.91%) Forcepoint
7 5 (2.91%) Juniper
7 5 (2.91%) Symantec
7 5 (2.91%) WorldPay
8 4 (2.33%) HP
8 4 (2.33%) Qualys
8 4 (2.33%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.74%) Blue Coat
9 3 (1.74%) F5
9 3 (1.74%) Riverbed