Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Threat Detection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Threat Detection over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Threat Detection
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 306 312 342
Rank change year-on-year +6 +30 -7
Permanent jobs citing Threat Detection 1 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.011% 0.15% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.012% 0.17% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 4
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -40.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £43,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £88,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +33.33% +3.96%

Threat Detection 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,466 8,847 11,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.74% 90.37% 89.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6,497 7,262 8,769
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,333
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Threat Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Threat Detection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Threat Detection in the West Midlands

Threat Detection
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Threat Detection in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Threat Detection in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing Threat Detection 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Threat Detection.

1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (100.00%) NetWitness
1 1 (100.00%) Attack Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Defence

Threat Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Defence Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Attack Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) NetWitness