Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 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
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 947 1100 1160
Rank change year-on-year +153 +60 -35
Permanent jobs citing AlienVault 35 31 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.021% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.073% 0.049% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 51
Median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.33% +7.50% -16.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,525 £37,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £39,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.79% -22.00% +5.26%

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 47,878 62,885 78,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.58% 42.20% 44.36%
Number of salaries quoted 36,676 48,252 61,926
Median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

AlienVault
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AlienVault in the UK

AlienVault
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AlienVault.

Salary trend for AlienVault in the UK

AlienVault
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing AlienVault over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for AlienVault in the UK

AlienVault
Top 11 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 9 April 2020. 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 +133 29 £55,000 +2.33% 1
UK excluding London +134 18 £47,500 +21.79% 1
London +103 14 £53,750 -17.31% 1
South East +80 7 £40,000 +35.59%
East of England - 3 £67,500 -
Wales - 3 £47,500 - 1
North of England +55 2 £87,500 +66.67%
North West +55 2 £87,500 +94.44%
West Midlands +54 2 £37,500 -3.85%
Midlands +44 2 £37,500 -3.85%
South West - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 26 (74.29%) SIEM
2 23 (65.71%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (54.29%) Firewall
4 15 (42.86%) AWS
5 14 (40.00%) Windows
6 13 (37.14%) CISSP
6 13 (37.14%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (34.29%) Splunk
8 11 (31.43%) Information Security
8 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
9 10 (28.57%) Finance
9 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 10 (28.57%) GDPR
10 9 (25.71%) Data Loss Prevention
10 9 (25.71%) Azure
11 8 (22.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 8 (22.86%) Linux
11 8 (22.86%) Qualys
11 8 (22.86%) PCI DSS
11 8 (22.86%) Migration
11 8 (22.86%) Security Operations
11 8 (22.86%) Patch Management
11 8 (22.86%) LogRhythm
12 7 (20.00%) QRadar
12 7 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
12 7 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
12 7 (20.00%) CISMP
12 7 (20.00%) Fortinet

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 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (42.86%) AWS
2 9 (25.71%) Azure
3 4 (11.43%) Office 365
4 3 (8.57%) Mimecast
4 3 (8.57%) SaaS
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.86%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) Wireless
3 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) DNS
4 4 (11.43%) Wireshark
5 3 (8.57%) Internet
5 3 (8.57%) SAN
6 2 (5.71%) DHCP
6 2 (5.71%) HTTP
6 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security
6 2 (5.71%) VPN
7 1 (2.86%) BGP
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.86%) DMVPN
7 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
7 1 (2.86%) HSRP
7 1 (2.86%) MPLS
7 1 (2.86%) Skype
7 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
2 6 (17.14%) Law
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Security Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Security Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Sales Executive
4 3 (8.57%) Security Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Security Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) SOC Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) SOC Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Operational Security Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Operations Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Security Operations Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Support
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) EJB
1 2 (5.71%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) PKI
3 2 (5.71%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.86%) Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) Debian
6 2 (5.71%) Kali Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) CentOS
7 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.86%) Unix
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) SIEM
2 23 (65.71%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (37.14%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (31.43%) Information Security
5 10 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (25.71%) Data Loss Prevention
7 8 (22.86%) Migration
7 8 (22.86%) Patch Management
7 8 (22.86%) Security Operations
8 7 (20.00%) BCP
8 7 (20.00%) Data Security
8 7 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
9 6 (17.14%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 6 (17.14%) Presales
10 4 (11.43%) Security Architecture
10 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 3 (8.57%) CRM
11 3 (8.57%) Cryptography
11 3 (8.57%) Demand Generation
11 3 (8.57%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
1 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) Go
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) CISSP
2 7 (20.00%) CISMP
3 6 (17.14%) CISM
4 4 (11.43%) GCIH
4 4 (11.43%) GIAC
4 4 (11.43%) SANS
5 3 (8.57%) OSCE
5 3 (8.57%) OSCP
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.71%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (5.71%) CREST Certified
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.86%) CEH
7 1 (2.86%) CHFI
7 1 (2.86%) CISA
7 1 (2.86%) Degree
7 1 (2.86%) GCIA
7 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) GDPR
1 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (22.86%) PCI DSS
2 8 (22.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) Snort
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) QRadar
2 3 (8.57%) Nessus
3 2 (5.71%) Nagios
3 2 (5.71%) Nmap
3 2 (5.71%) WSUS
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.86%) OpenVAS
4 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Splunk
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.86%) LogRhythm
3 8 (22.86%) Qualys
4 7 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 6 (17.14%) Forcepoint
5 6 (17.14%) McAfee
5 6 (17.14%) SolarWinds
5 6 (17.14%) Trustwave
6 5 (14.29%) VMware
7 4 (11.43%) ArcSight
8 3 (8.57%) Darktrace
8 3 (8.57%) Zscaler
9 2 (5.71%) CA
9 2 (5.71%) Carbon Black
9 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.86%) Cisco
10 1 (2.86%) Citrix
10 1 (2.86%) Dell
10 1 (2.86%) Symantec