Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Threat Intelligence
England > London
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 623 680 728
Rank change year-on-year +57 +48 +88
Permanent jobs citing Threat Intelligence 209 172 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 181 160 144
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +2.46%
10th Percentile £40,000 £44,875 £47,875
90th Percentile £102,500 £91,250 £83,025
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -

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 65,340 67,022 75,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.40% 91.73% 91.38%
Number of salaries quoted 52,279 53,535 65,496
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -24 54 £75,000 +15.38% 4
South London -4 2 - -
East London -7 2 £60,000 -22.58% 1
Threat Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 155 (74.16%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 144 (68.90%) Cybersecurity
3 112 (53.59%) Information Security
4 73 (34.93%) Degree
5 70 (33.49%) CISSP
6 63 (30.14%) Firewall
7 54 (25.84%) SIEM
7 54 (25.84%) Security Operations
8 50 (23.92%) Vulnerability Management
9 46 (22.01%) Finance
9 46 (22.01%) CISM
10 42 (20.10%) Malware Analysis
11 40 (19.14%) Analytics
12 38 (18.18%) Linux
13 37 (17.70%) CISA
13 37 (17.70%) Security Architecture
13 37 (17.70%) Penetration Testing
14 36 (17.22%) Cyber Intelligence
15 33 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
16 32 (15.31%) Security Cleared
17 30 (14.35%) Windows
17 30 (14.35%) Problem-Solving
18 29 (13.88%) Computer Science
19 28 (13.40%) Cyberthreat
20 27 (12.92%) Cyber Kill Chain
21 26 (12.44%) CEH
22 25 (11.96%) Intrusion Detection
22 25 (11.96%) SC Cleared
23 24 (11.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
24 23 (11.00%) 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 5 (2.39%) Apache
2 4 (1.91%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.96%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.87%) SaaS
4 3 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.44%) Office 365
5 2 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.96%) IaaS
5 2 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (30.14%) Firewall
2 25 (11.96%) Intrusion Detection
3 20 (9.57%) Network Security
4 12 (5.74%) TCP/IP
5 11 (5.26%) SSL
6 10 (4.78%) DNS
6 10 (4.78%) LAN
6 10 (4.78%) WAN
7 5 (2.39%) Internet
7 5 (2.39%) SMTP
7 5 (2.39%) VPN
8 4 (1.91%) IPsec
9 3 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.44%) Cisco Firepower
9 3 (1.44%) DHCP
10 2 (0.96%) DMZ
10 2 (0.96%) HTTP
11 1 (0.48%) SMS
11 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.39%) Data Mining
2 4 (1.91%) Apache Hive
2 4 (1.91%) Big Data
2 4 (1.91%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.96%) Maltego
4 1 (0.48%) GIS
4 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.48%) Burp Suite
General
1 46 (22.01%) Finance
2 18 (8.61%) Banking
3 10 (4.78%) Law
4 8 (3.83%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.35%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.87%) Legal
7 4 (1.91%) French Language
7 4 (1.91%) German Language
7 4 (1.91%) Italian Language
7 4 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.44%) Publishing
9 2 (0.96%) Games
9 2 (0.96%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.96%) Marketing
9 2 (0.96%) Military
9 2 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 103 (49.28%) Analyst
2 71 (33.97%) Security Analyst
3 38 (18.18%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 32 (15.31%) Senior Analyst
5 23 (11.00%) Senior Security Analyst
6 19 (9.09%) Architect
6 19 (9.09%) Security Architect
6 19 (9.09%) Security Engineer
7 17 (8.13%) Senior Architect
7 17 (8.13%) Senior Security Architect
8 15 (7.18%) Cyber Intelligence Analyst
8 15 (7.18%) Information Analyst
8 15 (7.18%) Security Manager
9 14 (6.70%) Information Security Analyst
10 12 (5.74%) Consultant
11 10 (4.78%) Security Consultant
12 9 (4.31%) Cybersecurity Manager
13 8 (3.83%) Junior
14 7 (3.35%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
14 7 (3.35%) Threat Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.91%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.48%) .NET
2 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.48%) ModSecurity
2 1 (0.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (13.88%) Computer Science
3 28 (13.40%) Cyberthreat
4 27 (12.92%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 20 (9.57%) Security Operations Centre
6 17 (8.13%) Cyberattack
7 15 (7.18%) Management Information System
8 13 (6.22%) Analytical Mindset
9 6 (2.87%) Cyber Defence
10 5 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.91%) Cybercrime
11 4 (1.91%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
13 1 (0.48%) Cyber Warfare
13 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.48%) Fintech
13 1 (0.48%) Over-the-Top Content
13 1 (0.48%) User Experience
13 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (18.18%) Linux
2 30 (14.35%) Windows
3 23 (11.00%) Unix
4 5 (2.39%) AIX
4 5 (2.39%) CentOS
4 5 (2.39%) HPUX
4 5 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.39%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.39%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.44%) Kali Linux
6 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.96%) Solaris
7 1 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (74.16%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 144 (68.90%) Cybersecurity
3 112 (53.59%) Information Security
4 54 (25.84%) Security Operations
4 54 (25.84%) SIEM
5 50 (23.92%) Vulnerability Management
6 42 (20.10%) Malware Analysis
7 40 (19.14%) Analytics
8 37 (17.70%) Penetration Testing
8 37 (17.70%) Security Architecture
9 36 (17.22%) Cyber Intelligence
10 30 (14.35%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (10.05%) Risk Management
12 17 (8.13%) Project Management
13 16 (7.66%) Security Management
13 16 (7.66%) Security Testing
13 16 (7.66%) Use Case
14 15 (7.18%) Open Source
15 14 (6.70%) Identity Access Management
15 14 (6.70%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.35%) SQL
2 4 (1.91%) C
2 4 (1.91%) Java
2 4 (1.91%) Perl
2 4 (1.91%) Python
2 4 (1.91%) Ruby
3 2 (0.96%) C++
3 2 (0.96%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 73 (34.93%) Degree
2 70 (33.49%) CISSP
3 46 (22.01%) CISM
4 37 (17.70%) CISA
5 32 (15.31%) Security Cleared
6 26 (12.44%) CEH
7 25 (11.96%) SC Cleared
8 23 (11.00%) SANS
9 20 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (8.13%) GIAC
11 15 (7.18%) Computer Science Degree
12 12 (5.74%) CCNA
12 12 (5.74%) GCIH
13 11 (5.26%) CREST Certified
13 11 (5.26%) CRISC
14 10 (4.78%) CompTIA Security+
15 9 (4.31%) GCIA
16 6 (2.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 6 (2.87%) GSEC
16 6 (2.87%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.35%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.87%) GDPR
4 2 (0.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (3.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.44%) ProxySG
3 2 (0.96%) Snort
3 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.87%) CASB
2 5 (2.39%) Nessus
3 3 (1.44%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 3 (1.44%) CSIRT
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.96%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.48%) FTK
5 1 (0.48%) Nmap
5 1 (0.48%) QRadar
Vendors
1 23 (11.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.70%) Cisco
3 13 (6.22%) Splunk
4 9 (4.31%) ArcSight
4 9 (4.31%) Intel
5 7 (3.35%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.39%) Forcepoint
6 5 (2.39%) HP
6 5 (2.39%) McAfee
6 5 (2.39%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.39%) Sun
6 5 (2.39%) Symantec
6 5 (2.39%) WorldPay
7 4 (1.91%) Blue Coat
7 4 (1.91%) Darktrace
7 4 (1.91%) Qualys
7 4 (1.91%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.44%) F5
8 3 (1.44%) Juniper
8 3 (1.44%) Riverbed