Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Security Operations Centre
Hertfordshire > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 39 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - -
Permanent jobs citing Security Operations Centre 31 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 9.69% 3.03% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.96% 6.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary - £35,750 -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £54,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.68% -13.64% -

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 222 130 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 69.38% 49.24% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 97 72 82
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary £55,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.94% -3.13% -15.79%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,550 £22,525
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 17 January 2019, 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 31 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 31 (100.00%) SIEM
1 31 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 31 (100.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 31 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 31 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 26 (83.87%) Information Security
3 21 (67.74%) JIRA
3 21 (67.74%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (51.61%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (51.61%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (48.39%) SSCP
5 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (48.39%) Linux
5 15 (48.39%) Python
5 15 (48.39%) DevOps
6 11 (35.48%) OAuth2
6 11 (35.48%) Resource Allocation
6 11 (35.48%) GDPR
6 11 (35.48%) Decision-Making
6 11 (35.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
6 11 (35.48%) OAuth
6 11 (35.48%) OWASP
6 11 (35.48%) XACML
6 11 (35.48%) OpenID
7 10 (32.26%) Open Source
7 10 (32.26%) Splunk
7 10 (32.26%) ICMP

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 5 (16.13%) Apache
1 5 (16.13%) IIS
1 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (67.74%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (16.13%) GitHub
3 5 (16.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) DHCP
1 10 (32.26%) DNS
1 10 (32.26%) Firewall
1 10 (32.26%) HTTP
1 10 (32.26%) ICMP
1 10 (32.26%) SNMP
1 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.13%) Internet
2 5 (16.13%) VPN
2 5 (16.13%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) JIRA
2 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.13%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Architect
1 11 (35.48%) Security Architect
2 10 (32.26%) Security Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) RACF Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) SIEM Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) SOC Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) SOC Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) OAuth
1 11 (35.48%) OAuth2
1 11 (35.48%) OpenID
1 11 (35.48%) XACML
2 5 (16.13%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (16.13%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (16.13%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (16.13%) Mainframe
2 5 (16.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Kali Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 31 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 31 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 31 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 31 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 31 (100.00%) SIEM
2 26 (83.87%) Information Security
3 16 (51.61%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (51.61%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (48.39%) DevOps
5 11 (35.48%) Decision-Making
5 11 (35.48%) OWASP
5 11 (35.48%) Resource Allocation
6 10 (32.26%) Open Source
6 10 (32.26%) Technical Analysis
6 10 (32.26%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (16.13%) Secure Coding
7 5 (16.13%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Python
2 10 (32.26%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
3 5 (16.13%) Go
3 5 (16.13%) JCL
3 5 (16.13%) Perl
3 5 (16.13%) PHP
3 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 5 (16.13%) REXX
3 5 (16.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) SSCP
2 10 (32.26%) CEH
2 10 (32.26%) CompTIA Security+
2 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 10 (32.26%) GCIA
2 10 (32.26%) GCIH
2 10 (32.26%) GSEC
3 5 (16.13%) A+ Certification
3 5 (16.13%) CCENT
3 5 (16.13%) CCNA
3 5 (16.13%) CISA
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (16.13%) CISM
3 5 (16.13%) CISSP
3 5 (16.13%) CSSLP
3 5 (16.13%) GIAC
3 5 (16.13%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (16.13%) OSCP
3 5 (16.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) GDPR
1 11 (35.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
1 5 (16.13%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Nessus
1 5 (16.13%) Nmap
1 5 (16.13%) QRadar
1 5 (16.13%) zSecure
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
1 10 (32.26%) Splunk
2 5 (16.13%) Netsparker
2 5 (16.13%) Qualys