The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Threat Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Threat Analysis over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Threat Analysis
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 812 890
Rank change year-on-year -35 +78  
Permanent jobs citing Threat Analysis 36 111 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.11% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.13% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 29 93 29
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% +18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £87,000
UK excluding London median salary £69,000 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.15% +23.80%  

Threat Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 78925 87582 97637
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.95% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63638 73140 79819
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Threat Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Threat Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Threat Analysis in the UK

Threat Analysis
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Threat Analysis.

Salary trend for Threat Analysis in the UK

Threat Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Threat Analysis over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Threat Analysis in the UK

Threat Analysis
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Threat Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -23 35 £62,500 -3.84% 6
London -5 13 £45,000 -33.33% 2
Surrey +24 8 £90,000 +38.46%
South East +23 8 £90,000 +38.46% 1
West Midlands +3 8 £69,000 +6.15% 1
South West 0 4 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Shropshire - 4 £69,000 -
Telford - 4 £69,000 -
Coventry -8 2 £52,152 +33.72% 1
Stroud - 2 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £37,500 -
East of England - 2 £35,000 -
City of London +22 1 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Bristol -29 1 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,000 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Threat Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Threat Analysis.

1 88 (64.71%) Cybersecurity
2 83 (61.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 82 (60.29%) Information Security
4 72 (52.94%) Security Monitoring
5 70 (51.47%) Security Operations
6 56 (41.18%) Incident Management
7 55 (40.44%) Windows
8 52 (38.24%) Finance
9 47 (34.56%) Unix
9 47 (34.56%) Management Information System
9 47 (34.56%) Security Operations Centre
10 46 (33.82%) Attack Monitoring
11 42 (30.88%) Security Cleared
12 37 (27.21%) SANS
13 36 (26.47%) SC Cleared
14 35 (25.74%) CEH
15 34 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
16 33 (24.26%) CISSP
17 32 (23.53%) Security Architecture
18 31 (22.79%) Cyber Attack
19 30 (22.06%) Linux
19 30 (22.06%) Kalman Filter
20 29 (21.32%) Malware Analysis
20 29 (21.32%) Compliance Audit
21 28 (20.59%) Network Intrusion Detection System
21 28 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
21 28 (20.59%) GCIA
22 27 (19.85%) Malware Detection/Protection
23 26 (19.12%) Data Protection
23 26 (19.12%) Stakeholder Management

Threat Analysis
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 20 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.47%) IBM Notes
2 2 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 34 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 19 (13.97%) Firewall
3 15 (11.03%) Network Security
4 5 (3.68%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.94%) DNS
5 4 (2.94%) HTTP
5 4 (2.94%) Internet
6 3 (2.21%) BGP
6 3 (2.21%) FTP
6 3 (2.21%) IPv4
6 3 (2.21%) IPv6
6 3 (2.21%) OSPF
6 3 (2.21%) SMTP
6 3 (2.21%) VPN
6 3 (2.21%) WAN
7 2 (1.47%) Symposium
7 2 (1.47%) VoIP
8 1 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.74%) DHCP
8 1 (0.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.68%) GIS
General
1 52 (38.24%) Finance
2 19 (13.97%) Banking
3 6 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.21%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.47%) Electronics
6 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 65 (47.79%) Analyst
2 36 (26.47%) Monitoring Analyst
3 32 (23.53%) Architect
3 32 (23.53%) Security Architect
4 31 (22.79%) Security Analyst
5 27 (19.85%) Security Engineer
6 20 (14.71%) Malware Analyst
7 19 (13.97%) Incident Analyst
8 18 (13.24%) Incident Manager
8 18 (13.24%) Vulnerability Analyst
9 14 (10.29%) Security Incident Analyst
9 14 (10.29%) Senior Incident Manager
9 14 (10.29%) Senior Manager
10 13 (9.56%) Security Incident Manager
10 13 (9.56%) Security Manager
11 12 (8.82%) Security Monitoring Analyst
12 10 (7.35%) Information Analyst
12 10 (7.35%) Information Security Analyst
13 7 (5.15%) SOC Analyst
14 6 (4.41%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (34.56%) Management Information System
1 47 (34.56%) Security Operations Centre
2 31 (22.79%) Cyber Attack
3 25 (18.38%) PKI
4 18 (13.24%) Cybercrime
5 7 (5.15%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (3.68%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.21%) Robotics
7 3 (2.21%) Smart Home
8 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.47%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.74%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 55 (40.44%) Windows
2 47 (34.56%) Unix
3 30 (22.06%) Linux
4 3 (2.21%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.21%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (64.71%) Cybersecurity
2 83 (61.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 82 (60.29%) Information Security
4 72 (52.94%) Security Monitoring
5 70 (51.47%) Security Operations
6 56 (41.18%) Incident Management
7 46 (33.82%) Attack Monitoring
8 32 (23.53%) Security Architecture
9 30 (22.06%) Kalman Filter
10 29 (21.32%) Compliance Audit
10 29 (21.32%) Malware Analysis
11 28 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 27 (19.85%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 26 (19.12%) Data Protection
13 26 (19.12%) E-Commerce
13 26 (19.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (16.18%) Data Security
14 22 (16.18%) Fraud Detection
14 22 (16.18%) Identity Management
14 22 (16.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.47%) C
1 2 (1.47%) C++
1 2 (1.47%) Embedded C
1 2 (1.47%) Embedded C++
1 2 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (30.88%) Security Cleared
2 37 (27.21%) SANS
3 36 (26.47%) SC Cleared
4 35 (25.74%) CEH
5 33 (24.26%) CISSP
6 28 (20.59%) GCIA
7 26 (19.12%) GCIH
8 25 (18.38%) CISM
8 25 (18.38%) GSEC
9 23 (16.91%) GCED
10 16 (11.76%) GIAC
11 14 (10.29%) DV Cleared
12 11 (8.09%) Degree
13 6 (4.41%) CESG Certified Professional
14 3 (2.21%) CCNA
14 3 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (2.21%) ISEB
15 2 (1.47%) CCNP
15 2 (1.47%) JNCIA
16 1 (0.74%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (0.74%) COBIT
3 1 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.47%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.47%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.74%) Snort
Systems Management
1 28 (20.59%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (4.41%) CSIRT
3 5 (3.68%) Nessus
4 3 (2.21%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.21%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (2.21%) QRadar
5 2 (1.47%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 2 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (14.71%) ServiceNow
2 7 (5.15%) Cisco
3 5 (3.68%) Juniper
3 5 (3.68%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.21%) BeyondTrust
5 3 (2.21%) F5
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle
6 2 (1.47%) Avaya
6 2 (1.47%) BroadSoft
6 2 (1.47%) Lotus
6 2 (1.47%) Mitel
7 1 (0.74%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.74%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.74%) FireEye
7 1 (0.74%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.74%) McAfee
7 1 (0.74%) NetWitness
7 1 (0.74%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.74%) Sourcefire
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + 30 days holiday and flexible bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + 30 days holiday and flexible bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Generous Shift Allowance & Exce
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago