Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Threat Detection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Threat Detection over the 6 months to 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Threat Detection
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 - 218
Rank change year-on-year - +218 -
Permanent jobs citing Threat Detection 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.29% - 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Reading median annual salary £35,000 - £45,000
10th Percentile £32,000 - £42,500
90th Percentile £84,500 - £47,500
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 - £55,000

Threat Detection 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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2068 2930 3960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.65% 87.78% 86.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1671 2155 3138
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% -3.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,850 £30,675
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Threat Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Threat Detection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Threat Detection in Reading

Threat Detection
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Threat Detection in Reading

Threat Detection
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Threat Detection in Reading over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Threat Detection in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing Threat Detection 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 Reading region with a requirement for Threat Detection.

1 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Identity Management
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (14.29%) Attack Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) GDPR
5 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) NIST 800
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) GREM
5 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (14.29%) Presales
5 1 (14.29%) QRadar
5 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
5 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (14.29%) E-Discovery
5 1 (14.29%) Splunk

Threat Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Information
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Security
3 1 (14.29%) Information Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Officer
3 1 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Identity Management
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
5 1 (14.29%) Attack Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) E-Discovery
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) ISMS
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (14.29%) Presales
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISA
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
1 1 (14.29%) GCFA
1 1 (14.29%) GCIA
1 1 (14.29%) GCIH
1 1 (14.29%) GIAC
1 1 (14.29%) GREM
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (14.29%) GDPR
3 1 (14.29%) NIST 800
3 1 (14.29%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk