Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CASB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CASB over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB)
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1151 1203 -
Rank change year-on-year +52 - -
Permanent jobs citing CASB 51 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.004% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.29% 0.044% -
Number of salaries quoted 30 5 0
UK median annual salary £65,000 £95,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.58% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £105,000 - -

CASB is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 17,877 15,812 17,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.24% 8.90% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14,126 12,744 14,478
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

CASB
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CASB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CASB in the UK

CASB
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CASB.

Salary trend for CASB in the UK

CASB
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CASB over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for CASB in the UK

CASB
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CASB 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 +50 51 £65,000 -31.58% 1
UK excluding London +20 26 £105,000 -
London +32 25 £65,000 -21.21% 1
South East +18 24 £105,000 -
West Midlands - 17 - -
Midlands - 17 - -
North of England +15 1 £100,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £100,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing CASB 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 CASB.

1 41 (80.39%) SIEM
2 32 (62.75%) Network Security
3 28 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (54.90%) Firewall
4 26 (50.98%) CheckPoint
5 21 (41.18%) Cisco
6 20 (39.22%) CCIE
6 20 (39.22%) VMware
6 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (39.22%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (35.29%) Information Security
8 18 (35.29%) WAN
9 17 (33.33%) ITIL
9 17 (33.33%) Sophos
9 17 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
9 17 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 17 (33.33%) Palo Alto
10 16 (31.37%) Presales
10 16 (31.37%) Converged Infrastructure
10 16 (31.37%) Application Performance Management
10 16 (31.37%) Cyber Essentials
10 16 (31.37%) VMware NSX
10 16 (31.37%) Value Proposition
10 16 (31.37%) FlexPod
10 16 (31.37%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (31.37%) Meraki
10 16 (31.37%) Riverbed
10 16 (31.37%) SolarWinds
10 16 (31.37%) Infoblox

CASB
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 3 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.80%) PaaS
4 4 (7.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (7.84%) IaaS
4 4 (7.84%) SaaS
5 2 (3.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.96%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (62.75%) Network Security
2 28 (54.90%) Firewall
3 18 (35.29%) WAN
4 17 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
5 16 (31.37%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (31.37%) Wireless
6 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.84%) IPv4
7 4 (7.84%) IPv6
8 2 (3.92%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.96%) DHCP
9 1 (1.96%) DNS
9 1 (1.96%) Internet
9 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.96%) MPLS
9 1 (1.96%) SMTP
9 1 (1.96%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.96%) SSH
9 1 (1.96%) SSL
9 1 (1.96%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.96%) GDB
1 1 (1.96%) Metasploit
1 1 (1.96%) sqlmap
General
1 6 (11.76%) Games
2 3 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Architect
1 29 (56.86%) Security Architect
2 16 (31.37%) Network Architect
2 16 (31.37%) Network Security Architect
2 16 (31.37%) Presales Solution Architect
2 16 (31.37%) Security Solutions Architect
2 16 (31.37%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (15.69%) Senior Architect
3 8 (15.69%) Senior Security Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Security Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Security Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Head of Cybersecurity
6 4 (7.84%) Head of Security
6 4 (7.84%) IT Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Security Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) SAML
2 2 (3.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) LDAP
3 1 (1.96%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 16 (31.37%) FlexPod
3 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.96%) Fintech
6 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Unix
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.96%) CentOS
3 1 (1.96%) DC/OS
3 1 (1.96%) Kali Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (80.39%) SIEM
2 20 (39.22%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (35.29%) Information Security
4 17 (33.33%) ITIL
5 16 (31.37%) Application Performance Management
5 16 (31.37%) Converged Infrastructure
5 16 (31.37%) DNA
5 16 (31.37%) ITIL V3
5 16 (31.37%) Load Balancing
5 16 (31.37%) Migration
5 16 (31.37%) Performance Management
5 16 (31.37%) Presales
5 16 (31.37%) Security Management
5 16 (31.37%) Value Proposition
6 12 (23.53%) Risk Management
7 9 (17.65%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (15.69%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (15.69%) TOGAF
9 7 (13.73%) Security Architecture
9 7 (13.73%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.92%) Python
2 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (39.22%) CCIE
3 16 (31.37%) CCDP
3 16 (31.37%) CCNP
3 16 (31.37%) CISSP
4 11 (21.57%) CISM
5 9 (17.65%) CISA
6 6 (11.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (9.80%) CCNA
7 5 (9.80%) SANS
8 4 (7.84%) CCSP
8 4 (7.84%) CEH
8 4 (7.84%) CRISC
8 4 (7.84%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (5.88%) Degree
10 2 (3.92%) AWS Certification
10 2 (3.92%) CCENT
10 2 (3.92%) GIAC
10 2 (3.92%) GSEC
10 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (31.37%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.84%) PMO
3 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.92%) QA
4 1 (1.96%) NIST 800
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (31.37%) VMware NSX
3 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.96%) Docker
4 1 (1.96%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (31.37%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (7.84%) QRadar
3 2 (3.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (3.92%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.96%) Ansible
4 1 (1.96%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.96%) Malwarebytes
4 1 (1.96%) Nmap
4 1 (1.96%) OpenVAS
4 1 (1.96%) Suricata
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) CheckPoint
2 21 (41.18%) Cisco
3 20 (39.22%) VMware
4 17 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 17 (33.33%) Sophos
5 16 (31.37%) Aruba
5 16 (31.37%) F5
5 16 (31.37%) Fortinet
5 16 (31.37%) HP
5 16 (31.37%) Infoblox
5 16 (31.37%) Juniper
5 16 (31.37%) McAfee
5 16 (31.37%) Meraki
5 16 (31.37%) Riverbed
5 16 (31.37%) SolarWinds
6 8 (15.69%) CyberArk
7 7 (13.73%) AlgoSec
7 7 (13.73%) Trend Micro
8 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
8 5 (9.80%) Qualys