Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Protective Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Protective Monitoring over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Protective Monitoring
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 368 356
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 +27
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 10 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.076% 0.016% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 0.018% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
North West median annual salary £50,000 - £60,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% -16.67% +4.35%

Protective Monitoring 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11869 11198 11717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.82% 89.75% 89.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9443 9353 9678
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Protective Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Protective Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Protective Monitoring in the North West

Protective Monitoring
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring in the North West.

Salary trend for Protective Monitoring in the North West

Protective Monitoring
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Protective Monitoring in the North West

Protective Monitoring
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Cheshire - 7 £50,000 -
Manchester -12 3 £50,000 -
Protective Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring 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 North West region with a requirement for Protective Monitoring.

1 9 (90.00%) Network Security
2 8 (80.00%) CISSP
3 7 (70.00%) Security Management
3 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (70.00%) GIAC
3 7 (70.00%) GCIH
3 7 (70.00%) Information Assurance
3 7 (70.00%) Smart Meter
3 7 (70.00%) Digital Forensics
3 7 (70.00%) Security Architecture
3 7 (70.00%) Malware Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Security Operations
4 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (40.00%) Threat Intelligence
7 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) SIEM
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) Process Management
8 2 (20.00%) Legal
8 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Information Security
8 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (20.00%) ISO 22301
8 2 (20.00%) GDPR
9 1 (10.00%) FIPS 140-2
9 1 (10.00%) Cyber Attack

Protective Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 9 (90.00%) Security Analyst
3 7 (70.00%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (70.00%) Security Operations Analyst
4 5 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (50.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 5 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Information Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) IT Operations Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) CISSP Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (70.00%) Smart Meter
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (10.00%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Digital Forensics
1 7 (70.00%) Information Assurance
1 7 (70.00%) Malware Analysis
1 7 (70.00%) Security Architecture
1 7 (70.00%) Security Management
1 7 (70.00%) Security Operations
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Process Management
4 3 (30.00%) SIEM
5 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 7 (70.00%) GCIH
2 7 (70.00%) GIAC
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GDPR
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 22301
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) FIPS 140-2
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Capita