Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Security Operations Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Operations Centre over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Security Operations Centre
Hertfordshire > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 47 -
Rank change year-on-year +38 - -
Permanent jobs citing Security Operations Centre 70 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 17.59% 0.46% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.97% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary - £47,500 -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% -20.83%

Security Operations Centre is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 292 125 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 73.37% 57.60% 39.73%
Number of salaries quoted 108 85 69
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary £52,500 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.06% -28.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,950 £21,800
90th Percentile £72,500 £59,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Security Operations Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Job postings citing Security Operations Centre as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City.

Job vacancy trend for Security Operations Centre in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Security Operations Centre 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 across the Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Security Operations Centre.

1 70 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 70 (100.00%) SIEM
1 70 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 70 (100.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 70 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 70 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 51 (72.86%) SSCP
3 46 (65.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 41 (58.57%) GIAC
5 39 (55.71%) CompTIA Security+
6 38 (54.29%) Microsoft
7 35 (50.00%) CISSP
7 35 (50.00%) CISA
7 35 (50.00%) CISM
8 34 (48.57%) Due Diligence
8 34 (48.57%) SANS
8 34 (48.57%) CSSLP
9 29 (41.43%) DevOps
9 29 (41.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (41.43%) Python
9 29 (41.43%) Linux
10 28 (40.00%) Information Security
11 24 (34.29%) TCP/IP
12 23 (32.86%) JIRA
13 22 (31.43%) Use Case
13 22 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
13 22 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
14 21 (30.00%) Unix
14 21 (30.00%) Windows

Security Operations Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.14%) Apache
2 5 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (17.14%) GitHub
3 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (11.43%) Mimecast
4 8 (11.43%) Office 365
5 5 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (34.29%) TCP/IP
2 17 (24.29%) DHCP
2 17 (24.29%) DNS
2 17 (24.29%) Firewall
2 17 (24.29%) HTTP
2 17 (24.29%) ICMP
2 17 (24.29%) SNMP
3 8 (11.43%) DKIM
3 8 (11.43%) DMARC
4 5 (7.14%) Internet
4 5 (7.14%) VPN
4 5 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 23 (32.86%) JIRA
2 12 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 12 (17.14%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (8.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (65.71%) Security Engineer
2 12 (17.14%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
3 7 (10.00%) Incident Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) RACF Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Security Architect
5 5 (7.14%) SIEM Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) SOC Engineer
6 1 (1.43%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (1.43%) Risk Manager
6 1 (1.43%) Technology Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) ISPF
2 5 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (7.14%) OAuth
2 5 (7.14%) OAuth2
2 5 (7.14%) OpenID
2 5 (7.14%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Management Information System
2 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (17.14%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (11.43%) PKI
5 6 (8.57%) Mainframe
6 5 (7.14%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 29 (41.43%) Linux
2 21 (30.00%) Unix
2 21 (30.00%) Windows
3 17 (24.29%) Kali Linux
3 17 (24.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (100.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 70 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 70 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 70 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 70 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 70 (100.00%) SIEM
2 46 (65.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 34 (48.57%) Due Diligence
4 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (41.43%) DevOps
4 29 (41.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 28 (40.00%) Information Security
6 22 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (31.43%) Use Case
7 17 (24.29%) Open Source
7 17 (24.29%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (24.29%) Technical Analysis
7 17 (24.29%) Vulnerability Management
8 13 (18.57%) Critical Thinking
9 12 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 29 (41.43%) Python
2 17 (24.29%) Java
3 12 (17.14%) Go
3 12 (17.14%) Perl
3 12 (17.14%) PHP
3 12 (17.14%) Ruby
4 6 (8.57%) JCL
4 6 (8.57%) REXX
5 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (72.86%) SSCP
2 41 (58.57%) GIAC
3 39 (55.71%) CompTIA Security+
4 35 (50.00%) CISA
4 35 (50.00%) CISM
4 35 (50.00%) CISSP
5 34 (48.57%) CSSLP
5 34 (48.57%) SANS
6 17 (24.29%) CEH
6 17 (24.29%) Degree
6 17 (24.29%) GCIA
6 17 (24.29%) GCIH
6 17 (24.29%) GSEC
7 7 (10.00%) CREST Certified
7 7 (10.00%) GCFA
7 7 (10.00%) GCFE
7 7 (10.00%) GREM
8 5 (7.14%) CCENT
8 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (7.14%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) GDPR
1 5 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) RACF
2 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (17.14%) Nessus
1 12 (17.14%) Nmap
2 7 (10.00%) EnCase
3 6 (8.57%) zSecure
4 5 (7.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 38 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (24.29%) Splunk
3 14 (20.00%) Sophos
3 14 (20.00%) Symantec
4 12 (17.14%) Netsparker
4 12 (17.14%) Qualys
5 8 (11.43%) Forcepoint