Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
UK
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 636 1059 1147
Rank change year-on-year +423 +88 +33
Permanent jobs citing Sentinel 53 6 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.004% 0.014%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.87% 0.075% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35 6 7
Median annual salary £55,000 £48,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.58% -31.43% +12.00%
10th Percentile £38,200 £35,375 £41,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £83,000
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 2,830 8,009 10,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.71% 5.85% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,074 5,639 7,415
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,575 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.00% +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 28 October 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 28 October 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 +415 45 £55,000 +14.58% 8
UK excluding London +335 29 £47,500 -1.04% 6
London +306 24 £60,000 +25.00% 2
North of England +184 11 £47,500 +72.73% 4
Yorkshire - 10 £47,500 - 4
Wales - 8 - -
South West - 5 £55,000 -
Work from Home - 4 £52,500 - 1
Midlands +128 3 £42,000 - 1
South East +220 2 £65,000 +35.42%
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
North West +117 1 £47,500 +72.73%
West Midlands +98 1 £39,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 41 (77.36%) Azure
2 34 (64.15%) SIEM
2 34 (64.15%) Microsoft
3 29 (54.72%) Windows
4 25 (47.17%) Firewall
5 24 (45.28%) TCP/IP
5 24 (45.28%) AWS
6 23 (43.40%) Active Directory
7 22 (41.51%) Finance
8 21 (39.62%) Linux
9 20 (37.74%) Information Security
10 18 (33.96%) Cyberthreat
10 18 (33.96%) Security Operations
11 17 (32.08%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 17 (32.08%) Threat Intelligence
11 17 (32.08%) Analytics
12 16 (30.19%) Incident Management
13 15 (28.30%) Intrusion Detection
13 15 (28.30%) Cybersecurity
13 15 (28.30%) Azure Active Directory
14 14 (26.42%) Fintech
14 14 (26.42%) Office 365
15 13 (24.53%) GCIH
15 13 (24.53%) SQL
15 13 (24.53%) Security Operations Centre
16 12 (22.64%) Windows Server
17 11 (20.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 11 (20.75%) Kubernetes
17 11 (20.75%) Web Services
18 10 (18.87%) DNS

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 (3.77%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 41 (77.36%) Azure
2 24 (45.28%) AWS
3 15 (28.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (26.42%) Office 365
5 8 (15.09%) Logic Apps
6 6 (11.32%) IaaS
7 5 (9.43%) AWS CloudTrail
7 5 (9.43%) PaaS
7 5 (9.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (3.77%) Slack
9 1 (1.89%) GCP
9 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (47.17%) Firewall
2 24 (45.28%) TCP/IP
3 15 (28.30%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (18.87%) DNS
5 8 (15.09%) DKIM
5 8 (15.09%) DMARC
5 8 (15.09%) Wireshark
6 5 (9.43%) DMZ
6 5 (9.43%) VPN
7 3 (5.66%) Network Security
8 1 (1.89%) HTTP
8 1 (1.89%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) Big Data
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.89%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (1.89%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Metasploit
2 2 (3.77%) JIRA
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Banking
3 8 (15.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) Security Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Administrator
5 8 (15.09%) Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Lead Developer
6 7 (13.21%) SOC Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) SIEM Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Security Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) SIEM Analyst
9 4 (7.55%) Incident Analyst
9 4 (7.55%) Security Administrator
9 4 (7.55%) Security Engineer
9 4 (7.55%) Security Incident Analyst
9 4 (7.55%) Security Specialist
9 4 (7.55%) Senior Incident Analyst
9 4 (7.55%) Senior Security Engineer
10 3 (5.66%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) Web Services
2 8 (15.09%) gRPC
2 8 (15.09%) Kafka
2 8 (15.09%) Protocol Buffers
3 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) React
3 1 (1.89%) React Native
3 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Cyberthreat
2 13 (24.53%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (16.98%) Cyberattack
3 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
4 8 (15.09%) Cloud Native
5 5 (9.43%) Public Cloud
6 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.66%) User Experience
7 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.89%) FMCG
7 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Windows
2 21 (39.62%) Linux
3 12 (22.64%) Windows Server
4 8 (15.09%) Kali Linux
5 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) SIEM
2 20 (37.74%) Information Security
3 18 (33.96%) Security Operations
4 17 (32.08%) Analytics
4 17 (32.08%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 17 (32.08%) Threat Intelligence
5 16 (30.19%) Incident Management
6 15 (28.30%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (26.42%) Fintech
8 11 (20.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 10 (18.87%) DevOps
10 9 (16.98%) Dashboard Development
10 9 (16.98%) Event Correlation
10 9 (16.98%) Microservices
10 9 (16.98%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (16.98%) Use Case
11 8 (15.09%) Data Science
11 8 (15.09%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (15.09%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) SQL
2 10 (18.87%) Bash Shell
3 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
4 8 (15.09%) Go
4 8 (15.09%) Java
4 8 (15.09%) Python
4 8 (15.09%) Scala
5 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) GCIH
2 8 (15.09%) CREST Certified
2 8 (15.09%) GCIA
2 8 (15.09%) SANS
3 5 (9.43%) GCFA
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (9.43%) SLA
3 2 (3.77%) GDPR
3 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.89%) COBIT
4 1 (1.89%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.89%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (43.40%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) Snort
3 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.77%) Docker
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Kubernetes
2 8 (15.09%) Istio
3 7 (13.21%) SCCM
4 6 (11.32%) Ansible
5 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (9.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (9.43%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (9.43%) Puppet
5 5 (9.43%) SCVMM
6 2 (3.77%) Nagios
6 2 (3.77%) SCOM
7 1 (1.89%) CASB
7 1 (1.89%) Nessus
7 1 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) LogRhythm
3 5 (9.43%) ArcSight
3 5 (9.43%) Splunk
4 2 (3.77%) VMware
5 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.89%) Netezza
5 1 (1.89%) Teradata