Period
to 19 February 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of AlienVault products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AlienVault over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within AlienVault.

AlienVault
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1059 1153 1128
Rank change year-on-year +94 -25 +164
Permanent jobs citing AlienVault 59 45 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.026% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.092% 0.058% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 51 43 63
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -16.67% +4.35%
10th Percentile £28,250 £36,400 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £78,750 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £43,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year -10.86% +6.06% -2.94%

AlienVault is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 64,051 77,500 76,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.27% 44.14% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49,364 61,282 61,116
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

AlienVault
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AlienVault as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AlienVault in the UK

AlienVault
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AlienVault in the UK

AlienVault
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AlienVault over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for AlienVault in the UK

AlienVault
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AlienVault within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +101 59 £47,500 -5.00% 14
UK excluding London +100 36 £39,000 -10.86% 12
London +20 22 £65,000 - 3
Midlands +43 17 £45,000 -10.00% 2
North of England - 11 £38,263 - 8
East Midlands - 10 £57,500 -
West Midlands +27 7 £39,000 -22.00% 2
South East +38 6 £29,500 -52.80%
North West - 6 £38,263 - 7
Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
East of England +47 2 £40,750 -14.21% 1
North East - 1 £38,263 -

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT jobs citing AlienVault 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 with a requirement for AlienVault.

1 49 (83.05%) SIEM
2 28 (47.46%) Cybersecurity
3 26 (44.07%) LogRhythm
4 24 (40.68%) Windows
5 23 (38.98%) Vulnerability Management
6 21 (35.59%) Splunk
7 19 (32.20%) Firewall
8 18 (30.51%) Information Security
9 15 (25.42%) Linux
9 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
9 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (23.73%) SolarWinds
10 14 (23.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 13 (22.03%) ArcSight
11 13 (22.03%) QRadar
12 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
12 12 (20.34%) Qualys
12 12 (20.34%) Network Security
12 12 (20.34%) Cisco
13 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
13 11 (18.64%) Fortinet
13 11 (18.64%) Nessus
13 11 (18.64%) Palo Alto
14 10 (16.95%) Security Operations
14 10 (16.95%) Threat Detection
14 10 (16.95%) CEH
14 10 (16.95%) Penetration Testing
15 9 (15.25%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (15.25%) CISSP
15 9 (15.25%) Finance

AlienVault
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (3.39%) Apache
1 2 (3.39%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Mimecast
1 4 (6.78%) Office 365
2 3 (5.08%) IaaS
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.08%) PaaS
3 2 (3.39%) Akamai
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) Firewall
2 12 (20.34%) Network Security
3 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (11.86%) Wireshark
6 6 (10.17%) Sourcefire
7 5 (8.47%) BGP
7 5 (8.47%) EIGRP
7 5 (8.47%) VPN
8 4 (6.78%) LAN
8 4 (6.78%) OSPF
8 4 (6.78%) WAN
9 3 (5.08%) Cisco Firepower
9 3 (5.08%) SAN
9 3 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.39%) Internet
10 2 (3.39%) MPLS
10 2 (3.39%) WLAN
11 1 (1.69%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Big Data
2 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.69%) Power BI
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.69%) Ant
2 1 (1.69%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.69%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Analyst
2 16 (27.12%) Security Analyst
3 14 (23.73%) Security Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Administrator
4 6 (10.17%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (10.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.17%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) SOC Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) SOC Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Compliance Manager
7 3 (5.08%) DevOps Manager
7 3 (5.08%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.08%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Security Compliance Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) Regular Expression
2 2 (3.39%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (3.39%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.78%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (5.08%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (5.08%) PKI
4 3 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.69%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.69%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Windows
2 15 (25.42%) Linux
3 8 (13.56%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.17%) Debian
5 5 (8.47%) Kali Linux
6 4 (6.78%) Unix
7 3 (5.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (83.05%) SIEM
2 28 (47.46%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (38.98%) Vulnerability Management
4 18 (30.51%) Information Security
5 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
6 10 (16.95%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (16.95%) Security Operations
6 10 (16.95%) Threat Detection
7 9 (15.25%) Malware Analysis
8 8 (13.56%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (13.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 7 (11.86%) Privileged Access Management
10 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (10.17%) Coaching
10 6 (10.17%) Cyber Intelligence
10 6 (10.17%) Data Loss Prevention
10 6 (10.17%) Threat Intelligence
10 6 (10.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (8.47%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) Bash Shell
2 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.47%) SQL
4 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.39%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.95%) CEH
3 9 (15.25%) CISSP
4 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.47%) DV Cleared
5 5 (8.47%) GCIH
5 5 (8.47%) OSCP
6 4 (6.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (6.78%) CCSP
6 4 (6.78%) Degree
6 4 (6.78%) GIAC
7 3 (5.08%) CCNA
7 3 (5.08%) CHFI
7 3 (5.08%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (5.08%) ECIH
7 3 (5.08%) OSCE
8 2 (3.39%) CCNP
8 2 (3.39%) GSEC
8 2 (3.39%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.56%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (10.17%) SLA
4 5 (8.47%) GDPR
5 4 (6.78%) PCI DSS
5 4 (6.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (3.39%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) Snort
3 2 (3.39%) HDFS
4 1 (1.69%) Docker
4 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) QRadar
2 11 (18.64%) Nessus
3 9 (15.25%) Suricata
4 7 (11.86%) Nagios
5 5 (8.47%) Nmap
6 4 (6.78%) OpenVAS
7 3 (5.08%) ZABBIX
8 2 (3.39%) Nexpose
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (1.69%) EnCase
9 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.69%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) LogRhythm
2 21 (35.59%) Splunk
3 14 (23.73%) SolarWinds
4 13 (22.03%) ArcSight
5 12 (20.34%) Cisco
5 12 (20.34%) Qualys
6 11 (18.64%) Fortinet
6 11 (18.64%) Palo Alto
7 9 (15.25%) CyberArk
8 8 (13.56%) CheckPoint
9 7 (11.86%) Juniper
10 6 (10.17%) Rapid7
11 4 (6.78%) Darktrace
11 4 (6.78%) Forcepoint
11 4 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (6.78%) Sophos
12 3 (5.08%) HubSpot
12 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
12 3 (5.08%) ServiceNow
12 3 (5.08%) VMware