The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Protective Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Protective Monitoring over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Protective Monitoring
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 894 946
Rank change year-on-year +77 +52  
Permanent jobs citing Protective Monitoring 41 60 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.058% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.065% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 25
Median salary £40,000 £58,500 £68,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.62% -13.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,304 £37,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £77,500 £88,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £48,750 £74,250
% change year-on-year -17.94% -34.34%  

Protective Monitoring is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75940 92082 94020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.12% 88.56% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 62461 76226 76084
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Protective Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Protective Monitoring as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Protective Monitoring in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Protective Monitoring in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Protective Monitoring in the UK

Protective Monitoring
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +87 35 £41,250 -34.00% 7
South West +30 16 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Bristol +5 13 £40,000 -36.00% 1
South East +52 9 £50,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands +41 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +14 8 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Milton Keynes +10 8 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Malvern - 6 £50,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 6 £50,000 - 1
Wales +7 4 £31,304 -16.52%
Swansea - 4 £31,304 -
West Wales - 4 £31,304 -
Avon - 3 - -
Birmingham +12 1 £30,000 -53.84%
North West -13 1 £30,750 -40.00%
Salford - 1 £30,750 -
Yorkshire - 1 £65,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £33,000 -
Bradford - 1 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £65,000 -
Manchester - 1 £30,750 -
Surrey - 1 £33,000 -

Protective Monitoring
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Protective Monitoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Protective Monitoring.

1 49 (60.49%) Security Cleared
2 42 (51.85%) Information Security
3 38 (46.91%) Windows
4 37 (45.68%) SC Cleared
5 36 (44.44%) SIEM
6 34 (41.98%) Firewall
7 29 (35.80%) Linux
8 27 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
9 26 (32.10%) DV Cleared
10 25 (30.86%) CISSP
11 24 (29.63%) Security Operations
12 22 (27.16%) CESG
13 21 (25.93%) Management Information System
13 21 (25.93%) Risk Management
13 21 (25.93%) Unix
13 21 (25.93%) Network Security
14 20 (24.69%) Digital Forensics
15 19 (23.46%) ITIL
15 19 (23.46%) Cisco Certification
16 18 (22.22%) Service Management
16 18 (22.22%) TCP/IP
16 18 (22.22%) CREST Certified
17 17 (20.99%) Security Operations Centre
17 17 (20.99%) ISMS
17 17 (20.99%) GCIA
17 17 (20.99%) Snort
17 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
18 16 (19.75%) Incident Management
18 16 (19.75%) Risk Assessment
18 16 (19.75%) DHCP

Protective Monitoring
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 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.94%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (41.98%) Firewall
2 21 (25.93%) Network Security
3 18 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 16 (19.75%) DHCP
4 16 (19.75%) DNS
5 12 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (13.58%) FTP
6 11 (13.58%) HTTP
6 11 (13.58%) SMTP
6 11 (13.58%) VPN
7 9 (11.11%) Internet
8 6 (7.41%) ICMP
8 6 (7.41%) IPv4
8 6 (7.41%) IPv6
8 6 (7.41%) LAN
8 6 (7.41%) POP3
8 6 (7.41%) SNMP
8 6 (7.41%) WAN
9 5 (6.17%) DMZ
9 5 (6.17%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
General
1 15 (18.52%) Aerospace
2 5 (6.17%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (39.51%) Analyst
2 17 (20.99%) Security Analyst
3 16 (19.75%) SOC Analyst
4 11 (13.58%) Consultant
5 10 (12.35%) IT Analyst
5 10 (12.35%) IT Security Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Network Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Architect
7 6 (7.41%) Principal Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Security Specialist
8 5 (6.17%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 5 (6.17%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Information Security Officer
8 5 (6.17%) Operations Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Security Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Security Officer
9 4 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (4.94%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) CESG
2 21 (25.93%) Management Information System
3 17 (20.99%) Security Operations Centre
4 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (13.58%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (9.88%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (2.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.23%) NHS
8 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (46.91%) Windows
2 29 (35.80%) Linux
3 21 (25.93%) Unix
4 4 (4.94%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.85%) Information Security
2 36 (44.44%) SIEM
3 27 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (29.63%) Security Operations
5 21 (25.93%) Risk Management
6 20 (24.69%) Digital Forensics
7 19 (23.46%) ITIL
8 18 (22.22%) Service Management
9 17 (20.99%) ISMS
9 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
10 16 (19.75%) Incident Management
10 16 (19.75%) Risk Assessment
11 15 (18.52%) Business Continuity
11 15 (18.52%) Information Assurance
12 14 (17.28%) Security Management
13 13 (16.05%) Network Monitoring
14 12 (14.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 11 (13.58%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (13.58%) Security Auditing
16 9 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) Java
2 6 (7.41%) Perl
2 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.41%) Python
3 5 (6.17%) Ruby
3 5 (6.17%) SQL
4 4 (4.94%) Go
Qualifications
1 49 (60.49%) Security Cleared
2 37 (45.68%) SC Cleared
3 26 (32.10%) DV Cleared
4 25 (30.86%) CISSP
5 19 (23.46%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (22.22%) CREST Certified
7 17 (20.99%) GCIA
8 14 (17.28%) CEH
9 13 (16.05%) CESG Certified Professional
9 13 (16.05%) Degree
9 13 (16.05%) GCIH
10 11 (13.58%) SANS
11 10 (12.35%) CCNA
12 8 (9.88%) CCNP
12 8 (9.88%) MCSE
12 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (9.88%) OSCP
13 6 (7.41%) CISM
14 5 (6.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (6.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (13.58%) JSP 440
3 7 (8.64%) HMG Infosec
4 6 (7.41%) RMADS
5 5 (6.17%) GPG13
6 2 (2.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.23%) BS25999
7 1 (1.23%) COBIT
7 1 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (1.23%) ISO22301
7 1 (1.23%) PA-DSS
7 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (20.99%) Snort
2 5 (6.17%) Docker
3 4 (4.94%) etcd
3 4 (4.94%) flannel
4 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.23%) Xen
5 1 (1.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (13.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 11 (13.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (7.41%) RSA enVision
3 5 (6.17%) Kubernetes
4 4 (4.94%) Ansible
4 4 (4.94%) Nessus
4 4 (4.94%) Puppet
4 4 (4.94%) rkt
4 4 (4.94%) Sysdig
4 4 (4.94%) Terraform
5 3 (3.70%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 1 (1.23%) Icinga
6 1 (1.23%) Nagios
6 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) ArcSight
1 11 (13.58%) Cisco
1 11 (13.58%) LogRhythm
2 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.64%) Splunk
4 3 (3.70%) F5
4 3 (3.70%) Palo Alto
5 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.47%) VMware
6 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.23%) Citrix
6 1 (1.23%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.23%) NetApp
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Mccabe & Barton
Salary: £100,000 per annum - circa £100K plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago