Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1142 1123 1242
Rank change year-on-year -19 +119 +81
Permanent jobs citing AlienVault 60 87 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.049% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.078% 0.11% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 52 84 52
UK median annual salary £55,000 £58,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.38% +6.82% -
10th Percentile £36,487 £38,663 £36,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £90,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +15.79% -9.52%

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 76,748 78,921 91,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.95% 44.44% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 59,829 62,339 74,572
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +1.20% +3.75%

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 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for AlienVault in the UK

AlienVault
Top 13 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 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
England -23 57 £57,500 -4.17% 7
UK excluding London +5 45 £57,500 +4.55% 3
South East +22 28 £60,000 -11.11%
London -27 15 £52,500 -25.00% 6
Midlands +10 7 £52,500 +128.26% 1
East Midlands +6 6 £53,750 +133.70%
North of England - 5 £37,747 -
Wales +17 3 £32,500 -23.53% 2
East of England +5 2 £51,250 +7.89%
North East - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
West Midlands +23 1 £50,000 - 1
North West - 1 £37,747 -

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 (81.67%) LogRhythm
2 41 (68.33%) Splunk
3 39 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (63.33%) QRadar
5 34 (56.67%) Information Security
6 33 (55.00%) ArcSight
7 32 (53.33%) SIEM
8 28 (46.67%) CISSP
9 27 (45.00%) Nessus
9 27 (45.00%) SolarWinds
10 26 (43.33%) Qualys
10 26 (43.33%) PCI DSS
10 26 (43.33%) OpenVAS
11 24 (40.00%) CyberArk
11 24 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
11 24 (40.00%) COBIT
11 24 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 23 (38.33%) Finance
12 23 (38.33%) Privileged Access Management
12 23 (38.33%) SailPoint
12 23 (38.33%) Bomgar
12 23 (38.33%) Cybersecurity
13 22 (36.67%) Nexpose
14 21 (35.00%) Core Impact
14 21 (35.00%) Linux
15 20 (33.33%) ITIL
15 20 (33.33%) CISA
15 20 (33.33%) Aveksa
16 19 (31.67%) Windows
17 17 (28.33%) Stakeholder Management

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 8 (13.33%) Apache
1 8 (13.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.67%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Mimecast
2 2 (3.33%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.67%) Cloudflare
3 1 (1.67%) IaaS
3 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) Firewall
1 16 (26.67%) Network Security
2 8 (13.33%) Sourcefire
3 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.33%) VLAN
4 5 (8.33%) VPN
5 4 (6.67%) BGP
5 4 (6.67%) DNS
5 4 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (6.67%) OSPF
5 4 (6.67%) Wireless
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (5.00%) H.323
6 3 (5.00%) Telepresence
7 1 (1.67%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.67%) Internet
7 1 (1.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Big Data
1 8 (13.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.67%) GitLab
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (51.67%) Analyst
2 28 (46.67%) Security Analyst
3 24 (40.00%) Information Analyst
3 24 (40.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 18 (30.00%) Security Engineer
4 18 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
5 17 (28.33%) Senior Information Analyst
5 17 (28.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 17 (28.33%) Senior Security Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Network Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) SOC Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) NOC Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Secure Network Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.33%) SailPoint
2 9 (15.00%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (5.00%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.67%) JSON
4 1 (1.67%) RESTful
4 1 (1.67%) Web Services
4 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Clustering
6 1 (1.67%) PKI
6 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Linux
2 19 (31.67%) Windows
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.67%) Unix
5 3 (5.00%) Debian
5 3 (5.00%) Kali Linux
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.33%) VMS
7 1 (1.67%) CentOS
7 1 (1.67%) Solaris
7 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) Information Security
2 32 (53.33%) SIEM
3 24 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
4 23 (38.33%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (38.33%) Privileged Access Management
5 20 (33.33%) ITIL
6 17 (28.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (21.67%) Analytics
7 13 (21.67%) Security Operations
7 13 (21.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 12 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
9 11 (18.33%) Malware Analysis
10 9 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (13.33%) Computer Forensics
11 8 (13.33%) Event Correlation
11 8 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
11 8 (13.33%) Machine Learning
11 8 (13.33%) Problem Management
11 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.67%) Python
3 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (46.67%) CISSP
2 20 (33.33%) CISA
3 17 (28.33%) CISM
4 12 (20.00%) CEH
5 11 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (18.33%) OSCP
6 10 (16.67%) GCIH
7 6 (10.00%) CCNA
7 6 (10.00%) CCNP
8 3 (5.00%) Degree
8 3 (5.00%) GIAC
8 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (3.33%) CCIE
9 2 (3.33%) CCSP
9 2 (3.33%) CHFI
9 2 (3.33%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (3.33%) ECIH
9 2 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (3.33%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (43.33%) PCI DSS
3 24 (40.00%) COBIT
3 24 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (15.00%) GPG13
5 3 (5.00%) GDPR
6 2 (3.33%) ISO 31000
7 1 (1.67%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Snort
2 8 (13.33%) HDFS
3 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.00%) vSphere
5 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 38 (63.33%) QRadar
2 27 (45.00%) Nessus
3 26 (43.33%) OpenVAS
4 22 (36.67%) Nexpose
5 21 (35.00%) Core Impact
6 9 (15.00%) Suricata
7 4 (6.67%) RSA Security Analytics
8 3 (5.00%) Nmap
8 3 (5.00%) OSSEC
8 3 (5.00%) PowerBroker
8 3 (5.00%) vCenter Server
9 2 (3.33%) SCCM
10 1 (1.67%) EnCase
10 1 (1.67%) Kibana
10 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
10 1 (1.67%) logstash
10 1 (1.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (81.67%) LogRhythm
2 41 (68.33%) Splunk
3 33 (55.00%) ArcSight
4 27 (45.00%) SolarWinds
5 26 (43.33%) Qualys
6 24 (40.00%) CyberArk
7 23 (38.33%) Bomgar
8 20 (33.33%) Aveksa
9 14 (23.33%) Palo Alto
10 12 (20.00%) Sophos
11 10 (16.67%) Cisco
12 8 (13.33%) FireEye
12 8 (13.33%) Fortinet
12 8 (13.33%) TippingPoint
13 6 (10.00%) Juniper
13 6 (10.00%) Symantec
13 6 (10.00%) VMware
14 5 (8.33%) CheckPoint
15 3 (5.00%) McAfee
15 3 (5.00%) Polycom