Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 919 823 1057
Rank change year-on-year -96 +234 +149
Permanent jobs citing Carbon Black 34 26 72
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.032% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.083% 0.080% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 72
10th Percentile " £70,250 £41,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £73,750 £45,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,000 £80,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -51.25% +39.13% +6.98%
75th Percentile £60,000 £84,688 £77,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £85,000 "
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £68,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.76% +24.55% +4.76%

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 41,063 32,395 60,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.89% 40.44% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 27,383 25,100 46,586
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,625 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +2.22% +5.05%

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 25 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Carbon Black in the UK

Carbon Black
Top 6 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 25 June 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
England -96 20 £57,500 -28.13% 6
London -57 15 £56,250 -29.69% 5
Work from Home -210 13 £32,500 -52.55%
UK excluding London -78 5 £62,500 -8.76% 1
South East - 4 £70,000 -
South West - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 28 (82.35%) Azure
2 24 (70.59%) Security Operations
3 21 (61.76%) Azure Sentinel
4 17 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (50.00%) CrowdStrike
5 16 (47.06%) SIEM
6 14 (41.18%) Security Operations Centre
6 14 (41.18%) Information Security
7 13 (38.24%) Firewall
7 13 (38.24%) AlienVault
8 11 (32.35%) Palo Alto
8 11 (32.35%) CheckPoint
8 11 (32.35%) Threat Intelligence
9 10 (29.41%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
9 10 (29.41%) Qualys
10 9 (26.47%) AWS
10 9 (26.47%) Splunk
10 9 (26.47%) C
10 9 (26.47%) Cisco
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
11 8 (23.53%) Python
11 8 (23.53%) C#
11 8 (23.53%) C++
11 8 (23.53%) SQL
11 8 (23.53%) VB
11 8 (23.53%) Web Services
11 8 (23.53%) Symantec
11 8 (23.53%) Forcepoint
11 8 (23.53%) Blue Coat

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 28 (82.35%) Azure
2 21 (61.76%) Azure Sentinel
3 9 (26.47%) AWS
4 8 (23.53%) GCP
4 8 (23.53%) OpenDNS
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (2.94%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (23.53%) Wireshark
3 3 (8.82%) Network Security
3 3 (8.82%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
1 8 (23.53%) Marketing
2 7 (20.59%) Electronics
2 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
2 7 (20.59%) Public Sector
2 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.71%) Social Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Analyst
2 20 (58.82%) Security Analyst
3 13 (38.24%) SOC Analyst
4 10 (29.41%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (26.47%) Operations Analyst
5 9 (26.47%) Security Operations Analyst
5 9 (26.47%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 9 (26.47%) Senior Security Analyst
6 6 (17.65%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Presales Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Security Presales Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) IT Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Kali Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Security Operations
2 17 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (47.06%) SIEM
4 14 (41.18%) Information Security
5 11 (32.35%) Threat Intelligence
6 10 (29.41%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 8 (23.53%) Data Loss Prevention
7 8 (23.53%) Malware Analysis
7 8 (23.53%) Patch Management
7 8 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (20.59%) Programme Management
9 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
9 3 (8.82%) Presales
9 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
10 2 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
10 2 (5.88%) ITSM
10 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 9 (26.47%) C
3 8 (23.53%) C#
3 8 (23.53%) C++
3 8 (23.53%) Python
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) CEH
1 2 (5.88%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CISA
2 1 (2.94%) CISSP
2 1 (2.94%) CREST Certified
2 1 (2.94%) GIAC
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (2.94%) SANS
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) GDPR
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Snort
1 8 (23.53%) Squid
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Nessus
1 8 (23.53%) Nexpose
1 8 (23.53%) Suricata
2 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.94%) CSIRT
2 1 (2.94%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) CrowdStrike
2 13 (38.24%) AlienVault
3 11 (32.35%) CheckPoint
3 11 (32.35%) Palo Alto
4 10 (29.41%) Qualys
5 9 (26.47%) Cisco
5 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
5 9 (26.47%) Splunk
6 8 (23.53%) Blue Coat
6 8 (23.53%) FireEye
6 8 (23.53%) Forcepoint
6 8 (23.53%) Google
6 8 (23.53%) LogRhythm
6 8 (23.53%) Symantec
6 8 (23.53%) Zscaler
7 7 (20.59%) SAP
8 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
9 2 (5.88%) Juniper
10 1 (2.94%) Dell
10 1 (2.94%) NetApp