Period
to 15 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Threat Intelligence
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 673 708 820
Rank change year-on-year +35 +112 +34
Permanent jobs citing Threat Intelligence 158 128 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 136 108 87
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% -4.17%
10th Percentile £38,125 £47,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £99,375 £90,375 £112,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 67824 67169 78931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.67% 90.61% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52748 57544 66850
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.84% +8.18% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 +25 22 £65,000 +4.00% 2
East London +7 12 £105,000 +50.00%
South London +4 5 £85,750 +163.85%
Threat Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Threat Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Threat Intelligence.

1 138 (87.34%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 115 (72.78%) Cybersecurity
3 93 (58.86%) Information Security
4 82 (51.90%) SIEM
5 70 (44.30%) Security Operations
6 53 (33.54%) Finance
7 52 (32.91%) Firewall
8 51 (32.28%) CISSP
9 41 (25.95%) GIAC
10 40 (25.32%) Malware Analysis
11 38 (24.05%) Analytics
11 38 (24.05%) GCIH
12 37 (23.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 35 (22.15%) Incident Management
13 35 (22.15%) Degree
13 35 (22.15%) Linux
14 33 (20.89%) Windows
14 33 (20.89%) Analytical Skills
15 32 (20.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 32 (20.25%) Network Security
16 31 (19.62%) Use Case
17 29 (18.35%) ITIL
17 29 (18.35%) Cisco
18 28 (17.72%) CISM
18 28 (17.72%) Cyber Attack
19 25 (15.82%) Cyberthreat
19 25 (15.82%) CREST Certified
19 25 (15.82%) SANS
19 25 (15.82%) Risk Management
19 25 (15.82%) CheckPoint

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 (2.53%) IIS
2 3 (1.90%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (32.91%) Firewall
2 32 (20.25%) Network Security
3 15 (9.49%) Internet
3 15 (9.49%) TCP/IP
4 10 (6.33%) LAN
4 10 (6.33%) WAN
5 9 (5.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.53%) tcpdump
6 4 (2.53%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.90%) DNS
8 2 (1.27%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (1.27%) Wireless
9 1 (0.63%) VLAN
9 1 (0.63%) VPN
9 1 (0.63%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.43%) Big Data
2 3 (1.90%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.27%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Burp Suite
General
1 53 (33.54%) Finance
2 6 (3.80%) Games
2 6 (3.80%) Legal
3 5 (3.16%) Retail
4 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (34.81%) Analyst
2 37 (23.42%) Security Analyst
3 24 (15.19%) Consultant
4 22 (13.92%) Security Consultant
5 19 (12.03%) Architect
5 19 (12.03%) Security Architect
6 18 (11.39%) SOC Analyst
7 16 (10.13%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (8.23%) Head of Operations
8 13 (8.23%) Head of Security
8 13 (8.23%) Information Analyst
8 13 (8.23%) Information Security Analyst
9 12 (7.59%) Check Point Analyst
9 12 (7.59%) Cisco Analyst
9 12 (7.59%) Cisco Security Analyst
9 12 (7.59%) Head of Engineering
10 11 (6.96%) Security Engineer
11 10 (6.33%) Operations Analyst
11 10 (6.33%) Security Operations Analyst
12 9 (5.70%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.70%) Web Services
2 3 (1.90%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.89%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (17.72%) Cyber Attack
3 25 (15.82%) Cyberthreat
4 24 (15.19%) Security Operations Centre
5 20 (12.66%) Cyber Defence
6 15 (9.49%) Management Information System
7 12 (7.59%) Reinsurance
8 10 (6.33%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.53%) Fintech
10 3 (1.90%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 3 (1.90%) Cybercrime
11 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.27%) Social Media
12 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.63%) PMI
12 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.15%) Linux
2 33 (20.89%) Windows
3 6 (3.80%) Unix
4 2 (1.27%) VMS
5 1 (0.63%) CentOS
5 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (87.34%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 115 (72.78%) Cybersecurity
3 93 (58.86%) Information Security
4 82 (51.90%) SIEM
5 70 (44.30%) Security Operations
6 40 (25.32%) Malware Analysis
7 38 (24.05%) Analytics
8 35 (22.15%) Incident Management
9 32 (20.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 31 (19.62%) Use Case
11 29 (18.35%) ITIL
12 25 (15.82%) Penetration Testing
12 25 (15.82%) Risk Management
13 23 (14.56%) Identity Access Management
13 23 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (13.29%) Security Architecture
15 20 (12.66%) Change Management
15 20 (12.66%) Data Analytics
16 18 (11.39%) Deep Packet Inspection
17 16 (10.13%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.06%) Perl
1 8 (5.06%) Python
2 5 (3.16%) C
3 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.27%) PHP
5 1 (0.63%) C#
5 1 (0.63%) C++
5 1 (0.63%) Java
5 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 51 (32.28%) CISSP
2 41 (25.95%) GIAC
3 38 (24.05%) GCIH
4 35 (22.15%) Degree
5 28 (17.72%) CISM
6 25 (15.82%) CREST Certified
6 25 (15.82%) SANS
7 22 (13.92%) GCIA
8 16 (10.13%) CEH
9 15 (9.49%) CISA
9 15 (9.49%) CompTIA Security+
10 12 (7.59%) GSEC
11 7 (4.43%) GCFA
12 6 (3.80%) Security Cleared
13 5 (3.16%) GCED
14 4 (2.53%) CRISC
14 4 (2.53%) IISP
14 4 (2.53%) OSCP
15 3 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (1.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (23.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (9.49%) NIST 800
3 5 (3.16%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.53%) COBIT
5 3 (1.90%) COSO
6 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 15 (9.49%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (3.80%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.63%) Docker
3 1 (0.63%) Firmware
3 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (9.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 15 (9.49%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (8.23%) CSIRT
3 11 (6.96%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 11 (6.96%) FTK
4 5 (3.16%) Nessus
5 4 (2.53%) Nmap
6 2 (1.27%) Computer Incident Response Team
7 1 (0.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (18.35%) Cisco
2 25 (15.82%) CheckPoint
3 24 (15.19%) Blue Coat
4 17 (10.76%) McAfee
5 16 (10.13%) FireEye
6 15 (9.49%) Dell
7 13 (8.23%) ArcSight
8 10 (6.33%) Palo Alto
9 9 (5.70%) Darktrace
10 7 (4.43%) Juniper
11 5 (3.16%) Splunk
12 4 (2.53%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.90%) HP
13 3 (1.90%) Intel
13 3 (1.90%) Qualys
14 2 (1.27%) Microsoft
14 2 (1.27%) VMware
15 1 (0.63%) Citrix
15 1 (0.63%) Tableau