Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for Security Operations skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Operations over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Operations (SecOps)
Hertfordshire > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Security Operations 81 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 19.29% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary - - -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -10.00%

Security Operations is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 411 174 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 97.86% 91.58% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 162 134 174
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary £55,000 £39,625 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.80% -20.75% -3.85%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,375 £68,750 £71,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Security Operations
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Operations in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Security Operations 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.

1 81 (100.00%) SIEM
2 75 (92.59%) Security Operations Centre
3 72 (88.89%) Identity Access Management
3 72 (88.89%) Performance Monitoring
3 72 (88.89%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 72 (88.89%) Security Architecture
4 58 (71.60%) SSCP
5 52 (64.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 47 (58.02%) GIAC
6 47 (58.02%) CompTIA Security+
7 45 (55.56%) CISSP
7 45 (55.56%) Microsoft
8 42 (51.85%) Due Diligence
9 40 (49.38%) SANS
10 39 (48.15%) CISA
10 39 (48.15%) CISM
11 35 (43.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 34 (41.98%) CSSLP
13 30 (37.04%) DevOps
13 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (37.04%) Python
13 30 (37.04%) Linux
14 29 (35.80%) Information Security
15 28 (34.57%) Use Case
15 28 (34.57%) Cybersecurity
16 27 (33.33%) Unix
16 27 (33.33%) Windows
17 25 (30.86%) TCP/IP
18 24 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
19 22 (27.16%) JIRA

Security Operations
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 7 (8.64%) Apache
1 7 (8.64%) IIS
2 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (17.28%) Mimecast
2 14 (17.28%) Office 365
3 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (13.58%) GitHub
5 7 (8.64%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (8.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.86%) TCP/IP
2 18 (22.22%) DHCP
2 18 (22.22%) DNS
2 18 (22.22%) Firewall
2 18 (22.22%) HTTP
2 18 (22.22%) ICMP
2 18 (22.22%) SNMP
3 14 (17.28%) DKIM
3 14 (17.28%) DMARC
4 7 (8.64%) Internet
4 7 (8.64%) VPN
4 7 (8.64%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 22 (27.16%) JIRA
2 12 (14.81%) Metasploit
3 11 (13.58%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (9.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (62.96%) Security Engineer
2 12 (14.81%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
3 7 (8.64%) Analyst
3 7 (8.64%) Engineering Manager
3 7 (8.64%) Incident Engineer
3 7 (8.64%) Security Manager
3 7 (8.64%) SOC Analyst
4 6 (7.41%) Administrator
4 6 (7.41%) RACF Administrator
5 5 (6.17%) Architect
5 5 (6.17%) Compliance Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Risk Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Security Architect
5 5 (6.17%) Technology Risk Manager
6 4 (4.94%) SIEM Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (7.41%) ISPF
3 5 (6.17%) OAuth
3 5 (6.17%) OAuth2
3 5 (6.17%) OpenID
3 5 (6.17%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (92.59%) Security Operations Centre
2 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (18.52%) Management Information System
4 14 (17.28%) PKI
4 14 (17.28%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (8.64%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
5 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (8.64%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (7.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.04%) Linux
2 27 (33.33%) Unix
2 27 (33.33%) Windows
3 19 (23.46%) Kali Linux
4 18 (22.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) SIEM
2 72 (88.89%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 72 (88.89%) Identity Access Management
2 72 (88.89%) Performance Monitoring
2 72 (88.89%) Security Architecture
3 52 (64.20%) Continuous Improvement
4 42 (51.85%) Due Diligence
5 35 (43.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (37.04%) DevOps
7 29 (35.80%) Information Security
8 28 (34.57%) Cybersecurity
8 28 (34.57%) Use Case
9 19 (23.46%) Open Source
9 19 (23.46%) Vulnerability Management
10 18 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
11 17 (20.99%) Penetration Testing
12 16 (19.75%) Critical Thinking
13 15 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (17.28%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.04%) Python
2 18 (22.22%) Java
3 12 (14.81%) Go
3 12 (14.81%) Perl
3 12 (14.81%) PHP
3 12 (14.81%) Ruby
4 7 (8.64%) Bash Shell
4 7 (8.64%) PowerShell
5 6 (7.41%) JCL
5 6 (7.41%) REXX
Qualifications
1 58 (71.60%) SSCP
2 47 (58.02%) CompTIA Security+
2 47 (58.02%) GIAC
3 45 (55.56%) CISSP
4 40 (49.38%) SANS
5 39 (48.15%) CISA
5 39 (48.15%) CISM
6 34 (41.98%) CSSLP
7 19 (23.46%) CEH
8 18 (22.22%) Degree
8 18 (22.22%) GCIA
8 18 (22.22%) GCIH
8 18 (22.22%) GSEC
9 7 (8.64%) A+ Certification
9 7 (8.64%) CCENT
9 7 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (8.64%) GCFA
9 7 (8.64%) GCFE
9 7 (8.64%) GREM
9 7 (8.64%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) GDPR
1 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (6.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.41%) RACF
Systems Management
1 12 (14.81%) Nessus
1 12 (14.81%) Nmap
2 7 (8.64%) EnCase
2 7 (8.64%) QRadar
3 6 (7.41%) CASB
3 6 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (7.41%) zSecure
Vendors
1 45 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.69%) Sophos
2 20 (24.69%) Symantec
3 18 (22.22%) Splunk
4 14 (17.28%) Forcepoint
5 12 (14.81%) Netsparker
5 12 (14.81%) Qualys