Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Protective Monitoring
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 500 542 553
Rank change year-on-year +42 +11 +94
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 24 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.089% 0.057% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.063% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 7
South East median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +50.00% -36.00%
10th Percentile £54,000 £42,750 £36,600
90th Percentile £91,250 £72,500 £56,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +8.00% +42.86% -30.00%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 24,511 28,435 28,059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.31% 90.01% 89.08%
Number of salaries quoted 20,010 23,510 23,018
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Protective Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Protective Monitoring in the South East

Protective Monitoring
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Protective Monitoring in the South East

Protective Monitoring
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring in the South East over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Protective Monitoring in the South East

Protective Monitoring
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. 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
Hampshire +15 14 £62,500 +4.17% 1
Surrey +38 7 £62,500 +66.67% 1
Thames Valley - 6 £82,500 - 1
Berkshire - 6 £82,500 - 1
Protective Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring 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 South East region with a requirement for Protective Monitoring.

1 14 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Ansible
3 12 (50.00%) Puppet
4 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (45.83%) PowerShell
4 11 (45.83%) Data Centre
5 10 (41.67%) Terraform
5 10 (41.67%) Task Automation
5 10 (41.67%) Open Source
5 10 (41.67%) Ruby
5 10 (41.67%) Xen
5 10 (41.67%) Ivanti
5 10 (41.67%) Atlassian
5 10 (41.67%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (41.67%) Docker
5 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
5 10 (41.67%) Kubernetes
5 10 (41.67%) OpenStack
5 10 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
5 10 (41.67%) Perl
5 10 (41.67%) SQL
5 10 (41.67%) MySQL
5 10 (41.67%) Oracle
5 10 (41.67%) Python
5 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (37.50%) Network Security

Protective Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (41.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Network Security
2 8 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (12.50%) SNMP
5 2 (8.33%) FCoE
5 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) BGP
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (4.17%) LAN
6 1 (4.17%) MPLS
6 1 (4.17%) NAS
6 1 (4.17%) OSPF
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
6 1 (4.17%) WAN
6 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) MySQL
1 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
1 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) Redmine
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Linux Engineer
1 10 (41.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 10 (41.67%) Open Source Engineer
1 10 (41.67%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Security Architect
4 4 (16.67%) CISSP Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Sales Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (4.17%) Cyberattack
3 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (41.67%) Open Source
2 10 (41.67%) Task Automation
3 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (20.83%) Identity Management
5 5 (20.83%) Information Security
5 5 (20.83%) Security Architecture
6 4 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 4 (16.67%) Use Case
7 3 (12.50%) SABSA
8 2 (8.33%) Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) Change Control
8 2 (8.33%) High Availability
8 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) User Stories
8 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) PowerShell
2 10 (41.67%) Perl
2 10 (41.67%) Python
2 10 (41.67%) Ruby
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) CISSP
2 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) CISM
3 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) GIAC
4 3 (12.50%) SANS
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (8.33%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (8.33%) MCSE
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (8.33%) SSCP
6 1 (4.17%) CISA
6 1 (4.17%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) GDPR
1 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (4.17%) GPG13
3 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (41.67%) Docker
2 10 (41.67%) Xen
3 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.33%) NFS
4 2 (8.33%) Samba
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) Ansible
1 12 (50.00%) Puppet
2 10 (41.67%) Kubernetes
2 10 (41.67%) Terraform
3 2 (8.33%) Nagios
3 2 (8.33%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Atlassian
2 10 (41.67%) Ivanti
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) EMC
3 3 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) LogRhythm
4 2 (8.33%) Remedy
4 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) F5
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Informatica
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.17%) Qualys
5 1 (4.17%) Splunk
5 1 (4.17%) Varonis