Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 850 635 1094
Rank change year-on-year -215 +459 +61
Permanent jobs citing Sentinel 198 52 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.03% 1.84% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 147 31 4
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £32,125
25th Percentile £45,875 £45,000 £39,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +14.58% -31.43%
75th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,250 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +3.68% -1.04% -

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 6,527 2,820 8,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.17% 5.76% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4,313 2,088 5,724
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
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 £72,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 21 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Sentinel in the UK

Sentinel
Top 16 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 21 October 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 -195 176 £60,000 +9.09% 23
UK excluding London -181 87 £49,250 +3.68% 17
London -193 77 £57,500 -6.12% 11
Work from Home -241 52 £65,000 +23.81% 3
South East -119 30 £62,500 -34.21% 3
North of England -119 23 £45,000 -5.26% 6
North West -74 15 £41,881 -11.83% 5
South West -71 12 £48,500 -11.82%
West Midlands -105 7 £48,000 +23.08% 2
Midlands -112 7 £48,000 +6.67% 2
Scotland - 7 £85,740 - 3
Yorkshire -104 4 £55,000 +15.79% 1
North East - 4 £52,500 -
Channel Islands - 4 £38,000 - 2
East of England - 3 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 140 (70.71%) Azure
1 140 (70.71%) Azure Sentinel
2 89 (44.95%) SIEM
3 87 (43.94%) Cybersecurity
4 86 (43.43%) Microsoft
5 83 (41.92%) PowerShell
6 77 (38.89%) AWS
6 77 (38.89%) Windows
7 73 (36.87%) Linux
8 70 (35.35%) DevOps
9 54 (27.27%) Information Security
9 54 (27.27%) Analytics
10 51 (25.76%) Active Directory
11 50 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (23.74%) Visualisation
12 47 (23.74%) Python
13 45 (22.73%) Mentoring
14 42 (21.21%) Microsoft 365
14 42 (21.21%) JavaScript
14 42 (21.21%) GCIA
15 41 (20.71%) Risk Management
16 39 (19.70%) Social Skills
17 37 (18.69%) Serverless
18 36 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
19 35 (17.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 35 (17.68%) Amazon GuardDuty
19 35 (17.68%) Identity Management
19 35 (17.68%) Perl
19 35 (17.68%) C#
19 35 (17.68%) XML

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 16 (8.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.02%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.51%) Appian
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.51%) Minerva
1 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 140 (70.71%) Azure
1 140 (70.71%) Azure Sentinel
2 77 (38.89%) AWS
3 42 (21.21%) Microsoft 365
4 37 (18.69%) Serverless
5 36 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
6 35 (17.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 35 (17.68%) Amazon GuardDuty
7 34 (17.17%) Amazon S3
7 34 (17.17%) AWS CloudTrail
7 34 (17.17%) Azure Logic Apps
7 34 (17.17%) CloudFront
8 32 (16.16%) PaaS
9 30 (15.15%) IaaS
10 28 (14.14%) Azure Active Directory
11 23 (11.62%) GCP
12 16 (8.08%) SaaS
13 12 (6.06%) Power Platform
14 6 (3.03%) Google Workspace
15 5 (2.53%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.67%) Firewall
2 16 (8.08%) DNS
3 11 (5.56%) Network Security
4 10 (5.05%) LAN
4 10 (5.05%) WAN
5 9 (4.55%) VPN
6 8 (4.04%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.03%) Unified Communications
8 5 (2.53%) DHCP
9 4 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (1.52%) HTTP
10 3 (1.52%) SMTP
10 3 (1.52%) Sourcefire
11 2 (1.01%) Cisco Firepower
11 2 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.07%) Tableau
2 11 (5.56%) Big Data
3 10 (5.05%) Tableau Desktop
3 10 (5.05%) Tableau Server
4 9 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.53%) Power BI
6 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.01%) BigQuery
7 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.01%) Looker
7 2 (1.01%) MySQL
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.51%) QlikView
8 1 (0.51%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 12 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.05%) Bitbucket
2 10 (5.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.52%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (19.70%) Social Skills
2 31 (15.66%) Finance
3 30 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.58%) Banking
5 11 (5.56%) Legal
5 11 (5.56%) Retail
6 8 (4.04%) Electronics
6 8 (4.04%) Manufacturing
6 8 (4.04%) Marketing
6 8 (4.04%) Public Sector
6 8 (4.04%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.03%) Presentation Skills
8 5 (2.53%) Documentation Skills
9 4 (2.02%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (1.52%) Czech Language
10 3 (1.52%) French Language
10 3 (1.52%) Games
10 3 (1.52%) German Language
10 3 (1.52%) Retail Finance
11 1 (0.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 63 (31.82%) Security Engineer
2 38 (19.19%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 35 (17.68%) Analyst
4 27 (13.64%) Security Analyst
5 25 (12.63%) Cloud Engineer
6 20 (10.10%) Azure Engineer
7 18 (9.09%) Consultant
8 17 (8.59%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 14 (7.07%) Developer
10 9 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
10 9 (4.55%) Tableau Consultant
11 8 (4.04%) Architect
11 8 (4.04%) Network Security Engineer
11 8 (4.04%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (4.04%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 6 (3.03%) Azure Consultant
12 6 (3.03%) IT Analyst
12 6 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
12 6 (3.03%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (17.68%) JSON
1 35 (17.68%) XML
2 11 (5.56%) ARM Templates
3 7 (3.54%) Web Services
4 6 (3.03%) React
5 5 (2.53%) Laravel
6 3 (1.52%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (1.52%) Jest
6 3 (1.52%) Redux
6 3 (1.52%) RESTful
7 2 (1.01%) .NET
7 2 (1.01%) CSS
7 2 (1.01%) HTML
7 2 (1.01%) Middleware
8 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.51%) Nuxt
8 1 (0.51%) Symfony
8 1 (0.51%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.56%) Cloud Native
2 10 (5.05%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (3.03%) Virtual Team
4 5 (2.53%) Clustering
4 5 (2.53%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.53%) e-Learning
4 5 (2.53%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.02%) Cyberattack
5 4 (2.02%) Learning Management System
5 4 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.52%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.01%) Replication
8 1 (0.51%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 77 (38.89%) Windows
2 73 (36.87%) Linux
3 34 (17.17%) Mac OS
4 9 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.01%) VMS
6 1 (0.51%) Android
6 1 (0.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (44.95%) SIEM
2 87 (43.94%) Cybersecurity
3 70 (35.35%) DevOps
4 54 (27.27%) Analytics
4 54 (27.27%) Information Security
5 50 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (23.74%) Visualisation
7 45 (22.73%) Mentoring
8 41 (20.71%) Risk Management
9 35 (17.68%) Identity Management
10 34 (17.17%) API Integration
10 34 (17.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 34 (17.17%) Data Analytics
11 26 (13.13%) Security Operations
12 25 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 15 (7.58%) Network Virtualisation
15 15 (7.58%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 83 (41.92%) PowerShell
2 47 (23.74%) Python
3 42 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 35 (17.68%) C#
4 35 (17.68%) Perl
5 34 (17.17%) Ruby
5 34 (17.17%) VB
6 23 (11.62%) SQL
7 5 (2.53%) PHP
8 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.01%) Java
9 1 (0.51%) C
9 1 (0.51%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.51%) LookML
9 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (21.21%) GCIA
2 34 (17.17%) Degree
2 34 (17.17%) GCFA
2 34 (17.17%) GCFE
2 34 (17.17%) GCIH
2 34 (17.17%) SANS
3 10 (5.05%) Tableau Certification
4 8 (4.04%) CCSA
4 8 (4.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.53%) CISSP
6 5 (2.53%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.02%) CIPD
7 4 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.02%) CISM
7 4 (2.02%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (2.02%) MBA
7 4 (2.02%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.52%) CCNA
8 3 (1.52%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.03%) NIST
2 5 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.02%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.01%) PSD2
4 2 (1.01%) QA
4 2 (1.01%) SLA
5 1 (0.51%) COBIT
5 1 (0.51%) SOC 2
System Software
1 51 (25.76%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.58%) Docker
3 10 (5.05%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.01%) Snort
Systems Management
1 25 (12.63%) Terraform
2 18 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 14 (7.07%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (7.07%) Nessus
4 7 (3.54%) QRadar
5 6 (3.03%) AirWatch
5 6 (3.03%) Jamf Pro
6 5 (2.53%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (2.53%) Pingdom
6 5 (2.53%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (2.02%) SCCM
8 3 (1.52%) Ansible
9 2 (1.01%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.01%) Packer
9 2 (1.01%) Puppet
10 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 86 (43.43%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.12%) Splunk
3 20 (10.10%) Google
4 14 (7.07%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (6.57%) Cisco
5 13 (6.57%) LogRhythm
5 13 (6.57%) SAP
6 11 (5.56%) ArcSight
6 11 (5.56%) Palo Alto
7 9 (4.55%) Meraki
8 8 (4.04%) Sophos
9 7 (3.54%) VMware
10 6 (3.03%) Carbon Black
10 6 (3.03%) Citrix
10 6 (3.03%) Dynatrace
11 5 (2.53%) AppDynamics
11 5 (2.53%) CrowdStrike
11 5 (2.53%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.02%) LexisNexis
12 4 (2.02%) Oracle