Period
to 18 July 2018

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

Threat Management
England > London
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 688 749 851
Rank change year-on-year +61 +102 +50
Permanent jobs citing Threat Management 143 92 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.13% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.14% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 104 78 50
London median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +3.70% +92.86%
10th Percentile £51,250 £58,375 £42,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,250 £100,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +27.27% +22.22%

Threat Management 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 64,983 67,141 75,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.40% 91.75% 91.38%
Number of salaries quoted 51,984 53,539 65,481
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 Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Threat Management in London

Threat Management
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Threat Management in London

Threat Management
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Threat Management in London

Threat Management
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 Management within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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 -11 16 £72,500 +6.23% 3
South London - 3 £55,000 -
West London +17 2 £70,000 -
East London - 2 £56,000 - 1
Threat Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Threat Management 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 Management.

1 91 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
2 87 (60.84%) SIEM
3 64 (44.76%) Security Operations
4 61 (42.66%) Security Operations Centre
5 57 (39.86%) Firewall
6 52 (36.36%) Data Loss Prevention
7 51 (35.66%) Network Security
8 49 (34.27%) Vulnerability Management
9 42 (29.37%) Splunk
10 41 (28.67%) Qualys
11 38 (26.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 37 (25.87%) QRadar
13 36 (25.17%) PKI
14 33 (23.08%) Information Security
15 26 (18.18%) PCI DSS
16 23 (16.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 22 (15.38%) Windows
18 21 (14.69%) Linux
19 20 (13.99%) Cyberattack
20 18 (12.59%) Risk Management
21 17 (11.89%) CISSP
21 17 (11.89%) Incident Management
21 17 (11.89%) Cyberthreat
22 15 (10.49%) GDPR
22 15 (10.49%) VMware
23 14 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
23 14 (9.79%) Degree
24 13 (9.09%) Management Information System
24 13 (9.09%) Citrix
25 11 (7.69%) ITIL

Threat Management
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 6 (4.20%) Apache
2 5 (3.50%) Apache Pig
2 5 (3.50%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.50%) WildFly
3 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.10%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.20%) Office 365
2 5 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.50%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (3.50%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (2.80%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (2.80%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (2.80%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (2.80%) Serverless
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 57 (39.86%) Firewall
2 51 (35.66%) Network Security
3 8 (5.59%) LAN
4 7 (4.90%) DMZ
4 7 (4.90%) WAN
5 6 (4.20%) DHCP
5 6 (4.20%) DNS
5 6 (4.20%) Internet
5 6 (4.20%) Multicast
5 6 (4.20%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.50%) Kerberos
6 5 (3.50%) Skype
7 4 (2.80%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.10%) Sourcefire
9 2 (1.40%) Intranet
9 2 (1.40%) SAN
9 2 (1.40%) SMS
9 2 (1.40%) VoIP
9 2 (1.40%) VPN
9 2 (1.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.20%) Big Data
2 5 (3.50%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (3.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (3.50%) Apache Hive
2 5 (3.50%) MySQL
3 1 (0.70%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (4.90%) Finance
2 6 (4.20%) Dutch Language
2 6 (4.20%) French Language
2 6 (4.20%) German Language
3 5 (3.50%) Legal
3 5 (3.50%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.80%) Banking
5 3 (2.10%) Law
5 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.40%) Electronics
6 2 (1.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (44.76%) Consultant
2 63 (44.06%) Security Consultant
3 34 (23.78%) IT Consultant
3 34 (23.78%) IT Security Consultant
4 23 (16.08%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 22 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
5 22 (15.38%) Senior Security Consultant
6 21 (14.69%) Analyst
7 17 (11.89%) Managing Consultant
7 17 (11.89%) Senior IT Consultant
7 17 (11.89%) Senior IT Security Consultant
8 13 (9.09%) Security Specialist
9 11 (7.69%) Security Analyst
10 10 (6.99%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 10 (6.99%) Senior Security Specialist
10 10 (6.99%) SIEM Consultant
10 10 (6.99%) SOC Analyst
10 10 (6.99%) SOC Consultant
11 9 (6.29%) Administrator
12 8 (5.59%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.20%) LDAP
2 5 (3.50%) Middleware
3 4 (2.80%) LAMP
4 1 (0.70%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.70%) REST
4 1 (0.70%) SAML
4 1 (0.70%) SOAP
4 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 61 (42.66%) Security Operations Centre
2 38 (26.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 36 (25.17%) PKI
4 20 (13.99%) Cyberattack
5 17 (11.89%) Cyberthreat
6 13 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 11 (7.69%) Cyber Defence
8 7 (4.90%) Computer Science
8 7 (4.90%) Data Centre
9 6 (4.20%) Social Media
10 5 (3.50%) Fintech
10 5 (3.50%) Virtual Team
11 4 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (2.80%) Replication
11 4 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (2.10%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (2.10%) Digital Media
12 3 (2.10%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.40%) iSeries
13 2 (1.40%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.38%) Windows
2 21 (14.69%) Linux
3 5 (3.50%) CentOS
3 5 (3.50%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.80%) Android
4 4 (2.80%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (2.80%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.80%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.10%) Unix
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
2 87 (60.84%) SIEM
3 64 (44.76%) Security Operations
4 52 (36.36%) Data Loss Prevention
5 49 (34.27%) Vulnerability Management
6 33 (23.08%) Information Security
7 18 (12.59%) Risk Management
8 17 (11.89%) Incident Management
9 14 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (7.69%) ITIL
10 11 (7.69%) Security Management
10 11 (7.69%) Security Monitoring
11 10 (6.99%) Coaching
11 10 (6.99%) Cyber Intelligence
11 10 (6.99%) Identity Access Management
11 10 (6.99%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (6.99%) Project Management
11 10 (6.99%) Threat Modelling
11 10 (6.99%) Use Case
12 9 (6.29%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.29%) Python
2 8 (5.59%) C
3 5 (3.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.50%) R
3 5 (3.50%) SQL
4 3 (2.10%) Perl
5 2 (1.40%) Java
6 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (11.89%) CISSP
2 14 (9.79%) Degree
3 10 (6.99%) CISA
3 10 (6.99%) CISM
4 4 (2.80%) CEH
4 4 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.80%) Master's Degree
5 3 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.10%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.40%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (1.40%) CCSP
6 2 (1.40%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (1.40%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 2 (1.40%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 2 (1.40%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.70%) EC-Council LPT
7 1 (0.70%) ECSA
7 1 (0.70%) MCSA
7 1 (0.70%) MCSE
7 1 (0.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 23 (16.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (10.49%) GDPR
4 5 (3.50%) SLA
5 4 (2.80%) COBIT
6 3 (2.10%) HIPAA
6 3 (2.10%) NIST 800
7 2 (1.40%) MiFID
8 1 (0.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.80%) vSphere
2 4 (2.80%) XenApp
3 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.70%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (25.87%) QRadar
2 5 (3.50%) Oozie
2 5 (3.50%) Puppet
2 5 (3.50%) Xymon
2 5 (3.50%) ZABBIX
3 4 (2.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (2.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.10%) EnCase
5 1 (0.70%) Ansible
5 1 (0.70%) Nagios
5 1 (0.70%) Nessus
5 1 (0.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 42 (29.37%) Splunk
2 41 (28.67%) Qualys
3 15 (10.49%) VMware
4 13 (9.09%) Citrix
5 11 (7.69%) F5
5 11 (7.69%) WorldPay
6 8 (5.59%) Cognizant
7 7 (4.90%) Cisco
8 5 (3.50%) IBM
8 5 (3.50%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.50%) Symantec
9 4 (2.80%) CommVault
9 4 (2.80%) FireEye
9 4 (2.80%) Forcepoint
9 4 (2.80%) Veeam
10 3 (2.10%) Blue Coat
10 3 (2.10%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.40%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.40%) SAP