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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Behavioural Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Behavioural Analysis over the 6 months to 14 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behavioural Analysis
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1196 997 760
Rank change year-on-year -199 -237 +346
Permanent jobs citing Behavioural Analysis 20 12 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.010% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.012% 0.011% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 9
10th Percentile £57,250 £42,500 £44,000
25th Percentile £71,875 £48,438 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £86,250 £58,750 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year +46.81% -30.88% +70.00%
75th Percentile £113,438 £85,313 £92,500
90th Percentile £148,875 £95,750 £98,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +75.00% -47.83%

Behavioural Analysis 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160,513 108,806 57,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.75% 94.08% 93.13%
Number of salaries quoted 83,436 73,662 47,052
10th Percentile £34,211 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.62% +1.36% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,290 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Behavioural Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Behavioural Analysis in the UK

Behavioural Analysis
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Behavioural Analysis.

Salary trend for Behavioural Analysis in the UK

Behavioural Analysis
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Behavioural Analysis over the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Behavioural Analysis in the UK

Behavioural Analysis
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Behavioural Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 14 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Work from Home - 16 £126,250 - 1
England -166 15 £85,000 +44.68% 2
London -171 14 £125,000 +47.06% 2
UK excluding London -94 3 £50,000 -4.76%
Wales - 2 - -
Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 14 August 2022, IT jobs citing Behavioural Analysis 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 Behavioural Analysis.

1 14 (70.00%) User Experience
2 13 (65.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 13 (65.00%) Coaching
3 12 (60.00%) Product Strategy
3 12 (60.00%) Workshop Facilitation
3 12 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
3 12 (60.00%) UX Research
3 12 (60.00%) Customer Insight
3 12 (60.00%) Usability Testing
4 9 (45.00%) User Research
5 4 (20.00%) Security Operations
5 4 (20.00%) SIEM
5 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (20.00%) CEH
6 3 (15.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) Law
6 3 (15.00%) Splunk
6 3 (15.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) AlienVault
6 3 (15.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (10.00%) Cyber Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Network Segmentation
7 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (10.00%) NIST
7 2 (10.00%) NetWitness
7 2 (10.00%) QRadar
7 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

Behavioural Analysis
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 (10.00%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Azure
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (15.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Social Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Senior User Experience Researcher
1 12 (60.00%) User Experience Researcher
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Head of User Experience
5 1 (5.00%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) NumPy
1 2 (10.00%) Pandas
1 2 (10.00%) SciPy
2 1 (5.00%) Celery
2 1 (5.00%) Django
2 1 (5.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 2 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Coaching
1 13 (65.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 12 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
2 12 (60.00%) Customer Insight
2 12 (60.00%) Product Strategy
2 12 (60.00%) Usability Testing
2 12 (60.00%) UX Research
2 12 (60.00%) Workshop Facilitation
3 9 (45.00%) User Research
4 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 4 (20.00%) SIEM
5 3 (15.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Cyber Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Response
6 2 (10.00%) Network Segmentation
6 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CEH
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) CISA
3 2 (10.00%) CISM
3 2 (10.00%) CISSP
3 2 (10.00%) SCSA
4 1 (5.00%) GIAC
4 1 (5.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 2 (10.00%) NIST
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (10.00%) Nagios
1 2 (10.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) AlienVault
1 3 (15.00%) Splunk
2 2 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) NetWitness
2 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds