Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a SOC Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Welwyn Garden City during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Operations Centre Engineer
Hertfordshire > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 45 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a SOC Engineer 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 2.43% 0.47% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary - £47,500 -
Hertfordshire median annual salary - £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent vacancies in Welwyn Garden City with a recognized job title 406 207 218
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.54% 96.28% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 157 162 180
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary £55,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.53% -7.78% -21.74%
10th Percentile £26,550 £26,025 £25,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

SOC Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Job postings that featured SOC Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City.

Job vacancy trend for SOC Engineer in Welwyn Garden City

SOC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, SOC Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring SOC Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
1 10 (100.00%) SNMP
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 10 (100.00%) ICMP
1 10 (100.00%) SSCP
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) GCIA
1 10 (100.00%) GSEC
1 10 (100.00%) GCIH
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Splunk
1 10 (100.00%) SIEM
1 10 (100.00%) GitHub
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
1 10 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 10 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 10 (100.00%) Critical Thinking

SOC Engineer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) GitHub
2 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
1 10 (100.00%) ICMP
1 10 (100.00%) SNMP
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 10 (100.00%) Critical Thinking
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) SIEM
1 10 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 5 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 5 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) GCIA
1 10 (100.00%) GCIH
1 10 (100.00%) GSEC
1 10 (100.00%) SSCP
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Splunk