The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Malware Detection/Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Malware Detection/Protection over the 6 months to 9 December 2023 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.
|6 months to
9 Dec 2023
|Same period 2022||Same period 2021|
|Rank change year-on-year||+299||+9||-281|
|Permanent jobs citing Malware Detection/Protection||20||70||53|
|As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK||0.038%||0.057%||0.042%|
|As % of the Processes & Methodologies category||0.041%||0.060%||0.043%|
|Number of salaries quoted||19||59||47|
|Median annual salary (50th Percentile)||£72,000||£43,000||£52,500|
|Median % change year-on-year||+67.44%||-18.10%||-19.23%|
|UK excluding London median annual salary||£55,000||£26,000||£40,000|
|% change year-on-year||+111.54%||-35.00%||-14.86%|
Malware Detection/Protection 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.
|Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills||49,044||117,345||121,929|
|As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK||94.06%||95.75%||95.48%|
|Number of salaries quoted||35,534||71,933||82,211|
|Median annual salary (50th Percentile)||£60,000||£61,000||£60,000|
|Median % change year-on-year||-1.64%||+1.67%||+9.09%|
|UK excluding London median annual salary||£52,500||£53,519||£50,000|
|% change year-on-year||-1.90%||+7.04%||+3.63%|
Job Vacancy Trend
Job postings citing Malware Detection/Protection as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.
3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Malware Detection/Protection.
Salary distribution for jobs citing Malware Detection/Protection over the 6 months to 9 December 2023.
Top 8 Job Locations
The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Malware Detection/Protection within the UK over the 6 months to 9 December 2023. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.
on Same Period
IT Job Ads
Past 6 Months
on Same Period
|UK excluding London||+216||8||£55,000||+111.54%||6|
|Work from Home||+221||6||£47,500||+30.76%||3|
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category
The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories: