Period
to 11 April 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Carbon Black products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Carbon Black over the 6 months to 11 April 2021 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 Carbon Black.

Carbon Black
UK
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 822 945 1075
Rank change year-on-year +123 +130 +127
Permanent jobs citing Carbon Black 27 46 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.040% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.086% 0.099% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 25 39 43
10th Percentile " £59,250 "
25th Percentile £31,250 £71,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £80,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -59.38% +45.45% -
75th Percentile £53,750 £85,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £73,500 £90,000 "
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £90,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -47.22% +80.00% -13.04%

Carbon Black 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 31,234 46,446 61,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.71% 40.89% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23,399 36,041 47,940
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,750
25th Percentile £39,295 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,246 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,540 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% - +5.88%

Carbon Black
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Carbon Black in the UK

Carbon Black
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Carbon Black.

Salary trend for Carbon Black in the UK

Carbon Black
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Carbon Black over the 6 months to 11 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Carbon Black in the UK

Carbon Black
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Carbon Black within the UK over the 6 months to 11 April 2021. 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
Work from Home -115 13 £32,500 -
England +112 12 £57,500 -28.13% 1
London +104 9 £60,000 -25.00% 1
UK excluding London +102 3 £47,500 -47.22%
South East - 2 £46,250 -
North West +35 1 £47,500 -
North of England +34 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 11 April 2021, IT jobs citing Carbon Black 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 Carbon Black.

1 24 (88.89%) Azure
2 20 (74.07%) Security Operations
3 17 (62.96%) AlienVault
4 16 (59.26%) Information Security
5 15 (55.56%) SIEM
6 14 (51.85%) Security Operations Centre
7 12 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (29.63%) AWS
8 8 (29.63%) Threat Intelligence
9 7 (25.93%) Data Loss Prevention
9 7 (25.93%) Google
9 7 (25.93%) Symantec
9 7 (25.93%) Forcepoint
9 7 (25.93%) Firewall
9 7 (25.93%) Windows
9 7 (25.93%) Python
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.93%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 6 (22.22%) CrowdStrike
10 6 (22.22%) Qualys
10 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
10 6 (22.22%) LogRhythm
10 6 (22.22%) Splunk
11 5 (18.52%) Metasploit
11 5 (18.52%) Suricata
11 5 (18.52%) Zscaler
11 5 (18.52%) GCP
11 5 (18.52%) Malware Analysis
11 5 (18.52%) Patch Management
11 5 (18.52%) FireEye

Carbon Black
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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 24 (88.89%) Azure
2 8 (29.63%) AWS
3 5 (18.52%) GCP
3 5 (18.52%) OpenDNS
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (7.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (18.52%) Wireshark
3 2 (7.41%) VLAN
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Electronics
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Public Sector
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Security Analyst
3 12 (44.44%) SOC Analyst
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (22.22%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (22.22%) Security Operations Analyst
5 6 (22.22%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 6 (22.22%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.41%) FMCG
4 2 (7.41%) Replication
5 1 (3.70%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (3.70%) Reinsurance
5 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Kali Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Security Operations
2 16 (59.26%) Information Security
3 15 (55.56%) SIEM
4 12 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (29.63%) Threat Intelligence
6 7 (25.93%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 7 (25.93%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (18.52%) Malware Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) Patch Management
7 5 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
9 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
10 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
10 2 (7.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Python
2 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (18.52%) C
3 5 (18.52%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) C++
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) CISSP
2 3 (11.11%) CEH
2 3 (11.11%) GIAC
3 2 (7.41%) CSSLP
3 2 (7.41%) SANS
3 2 (7.41%) SSCP
4 1 (3.70%) CISA
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GDPR
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Snort
1 5 (18.52%) Squid
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Nessus
1 5 (18.52%) Nexpose
1 5 (18.52%) Suricata
2 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) CSIRT
3 1 (3.70%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) AlienVault
2 7 (25.93%) Forcepoint
2 7 (25.93%) Google
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Symantec
3 6 (22.22%) CrowdStrike
3 6 (22.22%) LogRhythm
3 6 (22.22%) Qualys
3 6 (22.22%) Splunk
4 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
4 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) FireEye
4 5 (18.52%) Palo Alto
4 5 (18.52%) Zscaler
5 4 (14.81%) SAP
6 2 (7.41%) Proofpoint
6 2 (7.41%) Sophos
7 1 (3.70%) Imperva
7 1 (3.70%) Trend Micro