Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Sentinel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sentinel over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
UK
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 844 766 1106
Rank change year-on-year -78 +340 +78
Permanent jobs citing Sentinel 156 36 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.053% 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.77% 0.88% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 130 17 6
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,250 £32,375
25th Percentile £46,750 £50,000 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +19.79% -40.92%
75th Percentile £78,750 £69,000 £62,813
90th Percentile £86,375 £81,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,750 £55,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.82% +25.00% -

Sentinel is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,632 4,090 8,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.98% 6.02% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3,841 3,013 6,088
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,977
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.74% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Sentinel
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sentinel as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sentinel in the UK

Sentinel
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sentinel.

Salary trend for Sentinel in the UK

Sentinel
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sentinel over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Sentinel in the UK

Sentinel
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sentinel within the UK over the 6 months to 1 August 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 -60 138 £60,000 +4.35% 21
London -82 64 £58,750 -2.08% 14
UK excluding London -90 64 £58,750 +6.82% 7
Work from Home -191 62 £65,000 +4.00% 8
North of England - 23 £55,000 - 1
North West - 16 £60,000 -
Midlands -77 12 £62,500 +38.89% 1
South West -63 11 £48,500 -11.82% 1
Scotland -51 10 £64,750 -10.69%
West Midlands -69 7 £62,500 -5.30% 1
South East - 7 £57,500 - 3
East Midlands -41 5 - -
North East - 4 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT jobs citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel.

1 96 (61.54%) Azure
1 96 (61.54%) Azure Sentinel
2 81 (51.92%) Microsoft
3 50 (32.05%) Active Directory
3 50 (32.05%) AWS
4 47 (30.13%) PowerShell
5 43 (27.56%) PaaS
6 38 (24.36%) Linux
7 37 (23.72%) DevOps
8 36 (23.08%) Microsoft 365
9 33 (21.15%) Cybersecurity
9 33 (21.15%) GCP
10 32 (20.51%) IaaS
10 32 (20.51%) SIEM
10 32 (20.51%) Social Skills
10 32 (20.51%) Google
11 31 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (19.23%) Firewall
12 30 (19.23%) Finance
13 29 (18.59%) Windows
13 29 (18.59%) Terraform
14 28 (17.95%) Azure Active Directory
14 28 (17.95%) SQL
15 27 (17.31%) Banking
16 26 (16.67%) Retail
16 26 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (16.67%) Splunk
17 25 (16.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 24 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
18 24 (15.38%) Cloud Native

Sentinel
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 17 (10.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.28%) Apache Airflow
2 2 (1.28%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.64%) Appian
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.64%) Minerva
1 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 96 (61.54%) Azure
1 96 (61.54%) Azure Sentinel
2 50 (32.05%) AWS
3 43 (27.56%) PaaS
4 36 (23.08%) Microsoft 365
5 33 (21.15%) GCP
6 32 (20.51%) IaaS
7 28 (17.95%) Azure Active Directory
8 22 (14.10%) SaaS
9 17 (10.90%) Power Platform
10 14 (8.97%) Google Workspace
11 4 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (2.56%) Serverless
11 4 (2.56%) Snowflake
12 3 (1.92%) Azure Key Vault
12 3 (1.92%) Azure Service Bus
12 3 (1.92%) OneDrive
12 3 (1.92%) PowerApps
13 2 (1.28%) Amazon EKS
13 2 (1.28%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.23%) Firewall
2 17 (10.90%) Unified Communications
3 14 (8.97%) LAN
3 14 (8.97%) WAN
4 8 (5.13%) DNS
5 7 (4.49%) VPN
6 6 (3.85%) Network Security
6 6 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.56%) DHCP
8 3 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.28%) Cisco Firepower
9 2 (1.28%) HTTP
9 2 (1.28%) Wireless
10 1 (0.64%) SMTP
10 1 (0.64%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.62%) Tableau
2 12 (7.69%) Big Data
3 10 (6.41%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.77%) Tableau Desktop
4 9 (5.77%) Tableau Server
5 6 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (2.56%) Power BI
6 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 7
7 3 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.92%) MySQL
8 2 (1.28%) BigQuery
8 2 (1.28%) Looker
8 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.64%) QlikView
9 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.64%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 18 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.62%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.97%) Bitbucket
4 4 (2.56%) GitLab
5 3 (1.92%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.64%) IDA Disassembler
6 1 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 32 (20.51%) Social Skills
2 31 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (19.23%) Finance
4 27 (17.31%) Banking
5 26 (16.67%) Retail
6 12 (7.69%) Legal
7 8 (5.13%) Electronics
7 8 (5.13%) Manufacturing
7 8 (5.13%) Marketing
7 8 (5.13%) Presentation Skills
7 8 (5.13%) Public Sector
7 8 (5.13%) Telecoms
8 7 (4.49%) Czech Language
9 3 (1.92%) French Language
9 3 (1.92%) German Language
9 3 (1.92%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (1.28%) Retail Finance
11 1 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.64%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 28 (17.95%) Cloud Engineer
2 26 (16.67%) Analyst
3 21 (13.46%) Consultant
3 21 (13.46%) Security Engineer
4 20 (12.82%) Azure Engineer
5 19 (12.18%) Security Analyst
6 13 (8.33%) Developer
7 11 (7.05%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 11 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.77%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (5.13%) Tableau Consultant
10 7 (4.49%) SOC Analyst
11 6 (3.85%) Azure Consultant
11 6 (3.85%) Cloud Specialist
11 6 (3.85%) DBA
11 6 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.85%) PHP Developer
12 5 (3.21%) Architect
12 5 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.54%) Web Services
2 5 (3.21%) Laravel
2 5 (3.21%) React
2 5 (3.21%) RESTful
3 3 (1.92%) .NET
3 3 (1.92%) Jest
3 3 (1.92%) Redux
4 2 (1.28%) .NET Core
4 2 (1.28%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.28%) CSS
4 2 (1.28%) Django
4 2 (1.28%) HTML
4 2 (1.28%) Kafka
4 2 (1.28%) Nuxt
4 2 (1.28%) PySpark
4 2 (1.28%) SOAP
4 2 (1.28%) Vue.js
4 2 (1.28%) XML
5 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.64%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.38%) Cloud Native
2 13 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (7.69%) Public Cloud
4 10 (6.41%) Virtual Team
5 7 (4.49%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.49%) Replication
6 6 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.56%) e-Learning
7 4 (2.56%) Learning Management System
7 4 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.92%) Cyberattack
8 3 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.92%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.28%) Clustering
9 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.28%) User Experience
10 1 (0.64%) Equities
10 1 (0.64%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.36%) Linux
2 29 (18.59%) Windows
3 5 (3.21%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.92%) VMS
5 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.28%) SUSE
5 2 (1.28%) Unix
5 2 (1.28%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.64%) Android
6 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.64%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.72%) DevOps
2 33 (21.15%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (20.51%) SIEM
4 26 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (16.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 24 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (12.18%) Collaborative Working
9 18 (11.54%) Infrastructure as Code
10 17 (10.90%) Analytics
10 17 (10.90%) Network Virtualisation
11 16 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (9.62%) Data Management
12 15 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (8.97%) Business Continuity
13 14 (8.97%) Project Delivery
13 14 (8.97%) Technical Leadership
14 13 (8.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
14 13 (8.33%) Requirements Gathering
14 13 (8.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 47 (30.13%) PowerShell
2 28 (17.95%) SQL
3 19 (12.18%) Python
4 8 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.85%) PHP
6 4 (2.56%) Go
7 3 (1.92%) C
7 3 (1.92%) Java
8 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.28%) Scala
9 1 (0.64%) C#
9 1 (0.64%) C++
9 1 (0.64%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.64%) LookML
9 1 (0.64%) Perl
9 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (6.41%) CISSP
2 9 (5.77%) CISM
2 9 (5.77%) GCIA
2 9 (5.77%) Tableau Certification
3 8 (5.13%) CCSA
3 8 (5.13%) CISA
3 8 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.21%) Degree
4 5 (3.21%) GIAC
5 4 (2.56%) CIPD
5 4 (2.56%) CRISC
5 4 (2.56%) MBA
5 4 (2.56%) MCP
5 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 4 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.92%) ISSAP
6 3 (1.92%) ISSEP
6 3 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) NIST
2 7 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.85%) SLA
4 5 (3.21%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.92%) COBIT
5 3 (1.92%) SOC 2
6 2 (1.28%) PSD2
7 1 (0.64%) GLBA
7 1 (0.64%) PMO
7 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 50 (32.05%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.33%) Docker
3 10 (6.41%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.92%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.28%) Snort
6 2 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 29 (18.59%) Terraform
2 21 (13.46%) Kubernetes
3 14 (8.97%) AirWatch
3 14 (8.97%) Jamf Pro
4 10 (6.41%) Nessus
5 7 (4.49%) Puppet
6 6 (3.85%) Ansible
6 6 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (3.21%) QRadar
8 4 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.28%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.28%) Packer
9 2 (1.28%) Pingdom
9 2 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.64%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.64%) EnCase
10 1 (0.64%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 81 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.51%) Google
3 26 (16.67%) Splunk
4 15 (9.62%) Citrix
5 13 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (8.33%) SAP
6 12 (7.69%) ArcSight
6 12 (7.69%) LogRhythm
7 9 (5.77%) Palo Alto
8 7 (4.49%) Cisco
8 7 (4.49%) VMware
9 6 (3.85%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.56%) AlienVault
10 4 (2.56%) McAfee
10 4 (2.56%) Oracle
10 4 (2.56%) Symantec
11 3 (1.92%) CrowdStrike
11 3 (1.92%) Dynatrace
11 3 (1.92%) Meraki
11 3 (1.92%) Sophos