Period
to 4 December 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 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
UK
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 665 1057 1151
Rank change year-on-year +392 +94 +71
Permanent jobs citing Sentinel 60 5 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.004% 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.97% 0.065% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 48 5 6
Median annual salary £55,000 £48,000 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.58% -32.63% +11.76%
10th Percentile £36,775 £43,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,500 £83,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 -
% change year-on-year -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 3,044 7,731 9,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.37% 5.70% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,240 5,439 6,977
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +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 4 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Sentinel in the UK

Sentinel
Top 13 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 4 December 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 +371 57 £55,000 +14.58% 4
London +259 32 £75,000 +56.25%
UK excluding London +297 28 £47,500 -1.04% 4
North of England - 13 £47,500 - 3
Yorkshire - 12 £43,750 - 1
Work from Home - 8 £63,750 - 1
South West - 5 £55,000 -
South East +195 4 £65,000 +35.42%
Midlands +125 3 £42,000 - 1
Wales - 3 - -
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands +89 1 £39,000 - 1
North West - 1 £47,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 34 (56.67%) Azure
2 27 (45.00%) SIEM
2 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (41.67%) Windows
4 22 (36.67%) AWS
5 20 (33.33%) Fintech
6 19 (31.67%) TCP/IP
7 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 18 (30.00%) Firewall
8 17 (28.33%) Linux
9 16 (26.67%) Incident Management
10 15 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 15 (25.00%) Finance
10 15 (25.00%) Information Security
10 15 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
11 13 (21.67%) Cyberthreat
11 13 (21.67%) Security Operations
11 13 (21.67%) Analytics
11 13 (21.67%) DevOps
11 13 (21.67%) Banking
12 12 (20.00%) Benchmarking
12 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
12 12 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 12 (20.00%) Kubernetes
12 12 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
13 11 (18.33%) Python
14 10 (16.67%) SQL
14 10 (16.67%) Microservices
15 9 (15.00%) Dashboard Development
15 9 (15.00%) Cyberattack

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 (3.33%) Confluence
1 2 (3.33%) nginx
1 2 (3.33%) uWSGI
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (56.67%) Azure
2 22 (36.67%) AWS
3 15 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (15.00%) Office 365
5 6 (10.00%) IaaS
6 5 (8.33%) AWS CloudTrail
6 5 (8.33%) PaaS
6 5 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (5.00%) Logic Apps
8 2 (3.33%) Slack
9 1 (1.67%) GCP
9 1 (1.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.67%) TCP/IP
2 18 (30.00%) Firewall
3 15 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (8.33%) DMZ
4 5 (8.33%) DNS
4 5 (8.33%) VPN
5 3 (5.00%) DKIM
5 3 (5.00%) DMARC
5 3 (5.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.67%) HTTP
6 1 (1.67%) Network Security
6 1 (1.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Big Data
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.33%) MySQL
4 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.33%) Redis
5 1 (1.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.67%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.67%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.00%) Metasploit
2 2 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 15 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (21.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (5.00%) Games
4 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.00%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Analyst
1 16 (26.67%) Developer
2 11 (18.33%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Administrator
4 9 (15.00%) Security Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Lead Developer
5 7 (11.67%) SOC Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) SIEM Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) SIEM Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Incident Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Security Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) Security Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Security Incident Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Incident Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) gRPC
1 8 (13.33%) Kafka
1 8 (13.33%) Protocol Buffers
2 6 (10.00%) Web Services
3 3 (5.00%) Laravel
3 3 (5.00%) React
3 3 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (5.00%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.33%) Flask
4 2 (3.33%) RESTful
4 2 (3.33%) SQLAlchemy
5 1 (1.67%) CSS
5 1 (1.67%) Dagger
5 1 (1.67%) HTML
5 1 (1.67%) React Native
5 1 (1.67%) REST
5 1 (1.67%) Retrofit
5 1 (1.67%) RxJava
5 1 (1.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Cyberthreat
2 9 (15.00%) Cyberattack
2 9 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.33%) Cloud Native
3 8 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (8.33%) Public Cloud
5 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.00%) Bitcoin
6 3 (5.00%) FMCG
6 3 (5.00%) User Experience
7 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (41.67%) Windows
2 17 (28.33%) Linux
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.00%) Kali Linux
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) SIEM
2 20 (33.33%) Fintech
3 16 (26.67%) Incident Management
4 15 (25.00%) Information Security
5 13 (21.67%) Analytics
5 13 (21.67%) DevOps
5 13 (21.67%) Security Operations
6 12 (20.00%) Benchmarking
6 12 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 12 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
7 10 (16.67%) Microservices
8 9 (15.00%) Dashboard Development
8 9 (15.00%) Event Correlation
8 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (15.00%) Use Case
9 8 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 8 (13.33%) CQRS
9 8 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
9 8 (13.33%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) Python
2 10 (16.67%) SQL
3 9 (15.00%) Go
4 8 (13.33%) Java
4 8 (13.33%) Scala
5 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.00%) C#
8 3 (5.00%) C++
8 3 (5.00%) Groovy
8 3 (5.00%) PHP
9 1 (1.67%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.67%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) GCIH
2 5 (8.33%) GCFA
2 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) CREST Certified
3 3 (5.00%) GCIA
3 3 (5.00%) SANS
4 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
2 4 (6.67%) GDPR
3 3 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.67%) COBIT
5 1 (1.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.00%) Snort
4 2 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 8 (13.33%) Istio
3 6 (10.00%) Ansible
4 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (8.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (8.33%) Puppet
4 5 (8.33%) SCCM
4 5 (8.33%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.67%) CASB
5 1 (1.67%) Nessus
5 1 (1.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) LogRhythm
3 5 (8.33%) ArcSight
3 5 (8.33%) Splunk
4 3 (5.00%) Perforce
5 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.67%) Netezza
5 1 (1.67%) Teradata