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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Threat Analysis
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 803 830 901
Rank change year-on-year +27 +71  
Permanent jobs citing Threat Analysis 64 128 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.12% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.14% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 56 111 38
Median salary £70,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,042 £52,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £82,500 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +37.50% +26.31%  

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 77984 91876 96681
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.31% 88.80% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 64177 76399 78045
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 £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
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 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Threat Analysis in the UK

Threat Analysis
Top 17 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 28 April 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 +19 64 £70,000 +12.00% 9
London +48 40 £62,500 -13.79%
South East +38 16 £82,500 +37.50% 2
Surrey +63 15 £90,000 +38.46%
City of London +16 9 £62,500 -3.84%
West Midlands +5 4 £82,500 +37.50% 5
East of England +16 3 - -
Berkshire +3 3 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Woking - 3 £82,500 -
Wolverhampton - 3 £82,500 -
Essex - 2 - -
Coventry +8 1 £51,303 - 5
South West +5 1 £57,500 -8.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
West End of London - 1 £51,500 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £40,000 -
Stevenage - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 83 (60.58%) Cybersecurity
2 82 (59.85%) Information Security
3 69 (50.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 69 (50.36%) Security Operations
4 65 (47.45%) Security Monitoring
5 52 (37.96%) Windows
6 51 (37.23%) Incident Management
7 48 (35.04%) Finance
7 48 (35.04%) Security Operations Centre
8 45 (32.85%) Attack Monitoring
9 42 (30.66%) Security Cleared
10 41 (29.93%) Unix
11 36 (26.28%) Intrusion Detection
11 36 (26.28%) SC Cleared
11 36 (26.28%) SANS
12 35 (25.55%) Security Architecture
12 35 (25.55%) Management Information System
13 34 (24.82%) CEH
14 33 (24.09%) CISSP
15 32 (23.36%) Linux
15 32 (23.36%) Data Protection
16 29 (21.17%) Continuous Improvement
16 29 (21.17%) Kalman Filter
16 29 (21.17%) Malware Analysis
17 28 (20.44%) Cyber Attack
18 27 (19.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
18 27 (19.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
18 27 (19.71%) PKI
19 26 (18.98%) Stakeholder Management
19 26 (18.98%) CISM

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 (14.60%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.38%) IBM Notes
2 6 (4.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.73%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 36 (26.28%) Intrusion Detection
2 20 (14.60%) Firewall
3 16 (11.68%) Network Security
4 11 (8.03%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.84%) HTTP
5 8 (5.84%) Internet
6 7 (5.11%) FTP
6 7 (5.11%) SMTP
6 7 (5.11%) VPN
6 7 (5.11%) WAN
7 3 (2.19%) DNS
7 3 (2.19%) Symposium
8 1 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.73%) DHCP
8 1 (0.73%) LAN
8 1 (0.73%) LDAP
8 1 (0.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.65%) GIS
General
1 48 (35.04%) Finance
2 22 (16.06%) Banking
3 8 (5.84%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.65%) Electronics
5 3 (2.19%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (43.07%) Analyst
2 35 (25.55%) Architect
2 35 (25.55%) Monitoring Analyst
2 35 (25.55%) Security Architect
3 32 (23.36%) Security Engineer
4 31 (22.63%) Security Analyst
5 20 (14.60%) Malware Analyst
6 18 (13.14%) Incident Manager
7 17 (12.41%) Vulnerability Analyst
8 15 (10.95%) Security Manager
9 14 (10.22%) Incident Analyst
9 14 (10.22%) Senior Incident Manager
9 14 (10.22%) Senior Manager
10 12 (8.76%) Information Analyst
10 12 (8.76%) Information Security Analyst
10 12 (8.76%) Security Monitoring Analyst
11 8 (5.84%) Information Architect
11 8 (5.84%) Information Security Architect
12 5 (3.65%) Banking Analyst
12 5 (3.65%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (35.04%) Security Operations Centre
2 35 (25.55%) Management Information System
3 28 (20.44%) Cyber Attack
4 27 (19.71%) PKI
5 17 (12.41%) Cybercrime
6 6 (4.38%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.65%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (2.19%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (2.19%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.19%) Robotics
8 3 (2.19%) Smart Home
9 2 (1.46%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.73%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.96%) Windows
2 41 (29.93%) Unix
3 32 (23.36%) Linux
4 5 (3.65%) Android
4 5 (3.65%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.92%) Solaris
5 4 (2.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (60.58%) Cybersecurity
2 82 (59.85%) Information Security
3 69 (50.36%) Security Operations
3 69 (50.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 65 (47.45%) Security Monitoring
5 51 (37.23%) Incident Management
6 45 (32.85%) Attack Monitoring
7 35 (25.55%) Security Architecture
8 32 (23.36%) Data Protection
9 29 (21.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 29 (21.17%) Kalman Filter
9 29 (21.17%) Malware Analysis
10 27 (19.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 26 (18.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (18.25%) E-Commerce
13 24 (17.52%) Compliance Audit
14 23 (16.79%) Fraud Detection
14 23 (16.79%) Identity Management
14 23 (16.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 21 (15.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.65%) C
1 5 (3.65%) C++
1 5 (3.65%) Embedded C
1 5 (3.65%) Embedded C++
2 2 (1.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (30.66%) Security Cleared
2 36 (26.28%) SANS
2 36 (26.28%) SC Cleared
3 34 (24.82%) CEH
4 33 (24.09%) CISSP
5 26 (18.98%) CISM
6 24 (17.52%) GCIA
7 23 (16.79%) GCIH
7 23 (16.79%) GSEC
8 22 (16.06%) GCED
9 14 (10.22%) GIAC
10 13 (9.49%) DV Cleared
11 12 (8.76%) Degree
12 4 (2.92%) ISEB
12 4 (2.92%) MCSE
12 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (2.92%) RHCE
12 4 (2.92%) SCNA
12 4 (2.92%) SCSA
12 4 (2.92%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.92%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.19%) GDPR
3 3 (2.19%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.73%) COBIT
4 1 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Sendmail
2 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.46%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.73%) Snort
Systems Management
1 27 (19.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (2.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.92%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (2.92%) SCCM
3 2 (1.46%) CSIRT
3 2 (1.46%) Nessus
4 1 (0.73%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 20 (14.60%) ServiceNow
2 11 (8.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.84%) CheckPoint
4 6 (4.38%) Cisco
4 6 (4.38%) Lotus
5 4 (2.92%) F5
6 2 (1.46%) Juniper
7 1 (0.73%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.73%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.73%) FireEye
7 1 (0.73%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.73%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.73%) NetWitness
7 1 (0.73%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.73%) Sourcefire
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