Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Core Impact skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Core Impact over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Core Security Core Impact
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1143 1187 1243
Rank change year-on-year +44 +56 +52
Permanent jobs citing Core Impact 33 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.21% 0.040% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 14
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -15.38%
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,125 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.74% +53.33% -37.50%

Core Impact 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 15,410 15,004 16,202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.83% 8.53% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12,567 12,152 13,269
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.65% +4.88%

Core Impact
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Core Impact in the UK

Core Impact
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Core Impact in the UK

Core Impact
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Core Impact over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Core Impact in the UK

Core Impact
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Core Impact within the UK over the 6 months to 23 January 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 +25 32 £60,000 +4.35% 1
London +7 31 £60,000 +71.43%
UK excluding London +3 1 £70,000 +21.74% 1
North of England - 1 £70,000 -
North West - 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Core Impact 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 Core Impact.

1 32 (96.97%) Information Security
2 28 (84.85%) CISSP
2 28 (84.85%) Incident Management
2 28 (84.85%) SIEM
2 28 (84.85%) Vulnerability Management
3 26 (78.79%) Nessus
4 25 (75.76%) Penetration Testing
5 22 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (66.67%) OSCP
6 21 (63.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 21 (63.64%) Kali Linux
6 21 (63.64%) GDPR
6 21 (63.64%) CISA
6 21 (63.64%) Firewall
7 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
8 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (57.58%) CCNA
8 19 (57.58%) GAP Analysis
9 18 (54.55%) Metasploit
10 16 (48.48%) CREST Certified
11 14 (42.42%) Burp Suite
11 14 (42.42%) Compliance Audit
11 14 (42.42%) SSCP
11 14 (42.42%) CISM
11 14 (42.42%) Data Protection
11 14 (42.42%) Data Protection Act
12 12 (36.36%) CCSP
12 12 (36.36%) SDLC
13 8 (24.24%) Security Monitoring
13 8 (24.24%) Privileged Access Management

Core Impact
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:

Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Metasploit
2 14 (42.42%) Burp Suite
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Consultant
1 16 (48.48%) Security Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Security Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Finance Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Information Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Security Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Security Penetration Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Security Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Tester
5 3 (9.09%) Operational Security Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Operations Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Security Operations Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Test Assurance Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (12.12%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Kali Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Information Security
2 28 (84.85%) Incident Management
2 28 (84.85%) SIEM
2 28 (84.85%) Vulnerability Management
3 25 (75.76%) Penetration Testing
4 21 (63.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 19 (57.58%) GAP Analysis
6 14 (42.42%) Compliance Audit
6 14 (42.42%) Data Protection
7 12 (36.36%) SDLC
8 8 (24.24%) Analytics
8 8 (24.24%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (24.24%) Privileged Access Management
8 8 (24.24%) Security Monitoring
9 7 (21.21%) Performance Management
9 7 (21.21%) Security Operations
10 4 (12.12%) OWASP
11 1 (3.03%) Information Security Management
11 1 (3.03%) Open Source
11 1 (3.03%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 28 (84.85%) CISSP
2 22 (66.67%) OSCP
3 21 (63.64%) CISA
4 19 (57.58%) CCNA
4 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (48.48%) CREST Certified
6 14 (42.42%) CISM
6 14 (42.42%) SSCP
7 12 (36.36%) CCSP
8 8 (24.24%) GIAC
9 7 (21.21%) CCIE
9 7 (21.21%) CCIE Security
9 7 (21.21%) CCSA
9 7 (21.21%) GISF
9 7 (21.21%) GSEC
9 7 (21.21%) JNCIA
10 1 (3.03%) GPEN
10 1 (3.03%) HPE ATP
10 1 (3.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (63.64%) GDPR
3 1 (3.03%) COBIT
3 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 26 (78.79%) Nessus
2 8 (24.24%) Nexpose
2 8 (24.24%) OpenVAS
2 8 (24.24%) PowerBroker
2 8 (24.24%) QRadar
2 8 (24.24%) RSA Security Analytics
3 7 (21.21%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (21.21%) SCCM
3 7 (21.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) AlienVault
2 8 (24.24%) ArcSight
2 8 (24.24%) Aveksa
2 8 (24.24%) Bomgar
2 8 (24.24%) CyberArk
2 8 (24.24%) LogRhythm
2 8 (24.24%) Qualys
2 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds
2 8 (24.24%) Splunk
3 7 (21.21%) Interwoven
3 7 (21.21%) McAfee
3 7 (21.21%) Palo Alto
3 7 (21.21%) Symantec