Period
to 19 September 2020

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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 658 1076 1159
Rank change year-on-year +418 +83 +39
Permanent jobs citing Sentinel 47 8 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.006% 0.013%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.57% 0.096% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 5
Median annual salary £55,000 £48,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.58% -31.43% +4.87%
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,400 £55,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £64,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 -
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -

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 3,000 8,292 10,934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.02% 5.87% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,186 5,782 7,992
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Sentinel in the UK

Sentinel
Top 11 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 19 September 2020. 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 +398 32 £55,000 +14.58% 2
UK excluding London +356 25 £45,000 -6.25%
London +282 21 £58,750 +22.40% 2
Wales - 14 - -
North of England +183 4 £38,750 +40.91%
South West - 4 £55,000 -
Work from Home - 4 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £38,750 -
Midlands +142 2 £45,000 +12.50%
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
South East +227 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, 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 37 (78.72%) Azure
2 33 (70.21%) Microsoft
3 32 (68.09%) Windows
4 31 (65.96%) SIEM
5 28 (59.57%) Linux
6 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
7 26 (55.32%) Finance
8 25 (53.19%) Firewall
8 25 (53.19%) AWS
9 23 (48.94%) TCP/IP
10 22 (46.81%) Office 365
11 21 (44.68%) Analytics
11 21 (44.68%) Security Operations
12 20 (42.55%) Information Security
13 19 (40.43%) Cybersecurity
14 18 (38.30%) SQL
14 18 (38.30%) Cyberthreat
15 17 (36.17%) Security Operations Centre
15 17 (36.17%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
15 17 (36.17%) Threat Intelligence
15 17 (36.17%) Web Services
15 17 (36.17%) GCIH
16 16 (34.04%) Bash Shell
16 16 (34.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 14 (29.79%) Kali Linux
17 14 (29.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
17 14 (29.79%) CREST Certified
17 14 (29.79%) SANS
17 14 (29.79%) DKIM
17 14 (29.79%) DMARC

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 2 (4.26%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (78.72%) Azure
2 25 (53.19%) AWS
3 22 (46.81%) Office 365
4 14 (29.79%) Logic Apps
5 11 (23.40%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (14.89%) IaaS
7 6 (12.77%) PaaS
8 4 (8.51%) AWS CloudTrail
8 4 (8.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (4.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 25 (53.19%) Firewall
2 23 (48.94%) TCP/IP
3 14 (29.79%) DKIM
3 14 (29.79%) DMARC
3 14 (29.79%) DNS
3 14 (29.79%) Wireshark
4 7 (14.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (6.38%) DMZ
5 3 (6.38%) VPN
6 2 (4.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Big Data
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Metasploit
2 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (55.32%) Finance
2 14 (29.79%) Manufacturing
3 8 (17.02%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Analyst
2 17 (36.17%) Security Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Lead Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) Security Specialist
5 4 (8.51%) SIEM Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Incident Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Security Incident Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Incident Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) Web Services
2 7 (14.89%) gRPC
2 7 (14.89%) Kafka
2 7 (14.89%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Cyberthreat
2 17 (36.17%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (14.89%) Cloud Native
4 4 (8.51%) Public Cloud
5 3 (6.38%) Cyberattack
5 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (68.09%) Windows
2 28 (59.57%) Linux
3 14 (29.79%) Kali Linux
4 8 (17.02%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.26%) Unix
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) SIEM
2 21 (44.68%) Analytics
2 21 (44.68%) Security Operations
3 20 (42.55%) Information Security
4 19 (40.43%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (36.17%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 17 (36.17%) Threat Intelligence
6 16 (34.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 14 (29.79%) Cyber Intelligence
7 14 (29.79%) Data Privacy
7 14 (29.79%) Database Security
7 14 (29.79%) Ethical Hacking
7 14 (29.79%) Malware Reverse Engineering
7 14 (29.79%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (29.79%) Purple Team
7 14 (29.79%) Reverse Engineering
7 14 (29.79%) Security Testing
8 12 (25.53%) Fintech
9 9 (19.15%) DevOps
9 9 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) SQL
2 16 (34.04%) Bash Shell
3 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
4 8 (17.02%) Python
5 7 (14.89%) Go
5 7 (14.89%) Java
5 7 (14.89%) Scala
6 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) GCIH
2 14 (29.79%) CREST Certified
2 14 (29.79%) GCIA
2 14 (29.79%) SANS
3 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) CCNA
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.38%) GCFA
5 2 (4.26%) CCIE
5 2 (4.26%) CCSA
5 2 (4.26%) CISM
5 2 (4.26%) CISSP
5 2 (4.26%) JNCIA
5 2 (4.26%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (2.13%) MCSE
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (8.51%) SLA
3 2 (4.26%) GDPR
3 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.79%) Snort
3 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.26%) Docker
4 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) Kubernetes
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (14.89%) Istio
3 7 (14.89%) SCCM
4 6 (12.77%) Ansible
5 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (10.64%) Puppet
5 5 (10.64%) SCVMM
6 4 (8.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (4.26%) Nagios
7 2 (4.26%) SCOM
8 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (70.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) ArcSight
2 4 (8.51%) LogRhythm
2 4 (8.51%) Splunk
3 2 (4.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) Tableau