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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Cyber Threat Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Threat Intelligence over the 6 months to 7 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Threat Intelligence
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
7 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 259 539 288
Rank change year-on-year +280 -251 +59
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Threat Intelligence 1,109 119 16
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.44% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 133 93 15
10th Percentile £30,000 £40,650 £48,850
25th Percentile £34,500 £50,000 £53,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -21.54% +4.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £78,125
90th Percentile £79,500 £93,750 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% - +3.17%

Cyber Threat Intelligence 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 with a WFH option and a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 74,559 38,712 8,151
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 96.64% 95.08% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43,269 29,350 7,023
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Cyber Threat Intelligence
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Cyber Threat Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Cyber Threat Intelligence trend for jobs with a WFH option

Cyber Threat Intelligence
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Cyber Threat Intelligence.

Cyber Threat Intelligence salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Cyber Threat Intelligence
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Cyber Threat Intelligence over the 6 months to 7 August 2022.

Cyber Threat Intelligence salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 7 August 2022, Cyber Threat Intelligence job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Cyber Threat Intelligence.

1 1,109 (100.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 964 (86.93%) Finance
3 950 (85.66%) Cyberattack
4 936 (84.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 655 (59.06%) Cyber Defence
6 504 (45.45%) Security Cleared
7 447 (40.31%) Python
8 417 (37.60%) Agile
9 400 (36.07%) Java
10 360 (32.46%) Software Engineering
11 314 (28.31%) Social Skills
12 309 (27.86%) SC Cleared
13 305 (27.50%) AWS
14 295 (26.60%) Linux
15 283 (25.52%) Docker
16 280 (25.25%) JavaScript
17 277 (24.98%) Cybersecurity
18 273 (24.62%) React
19 257 (23.17%) Cybercrime
20 249 (22.45%) Problem-Solving
21 241 (21.73%) Public Sector
22 219 (19.75%) Ansible
23 217 (19.57%) Test Automation
24 216 (19.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
25 201 (18.12%) Project Management
26 200 (18.03%) Law
27 187 (16.86%) DevOps
28 173 (15.60%) Windows
29 170 (15.33%) Azure
30 161 (14.52%) Continuous Integration

Cyber Threat Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 62 (5.59%) Confluence
2 46 (4.15%) SharePoint
3 45 (4.06%) Apache
4 22 (1.98%) Apache Spark
5 21 (1.89%) OpenStack
6 14 (1.26%) Tomcat
7 11 (0.99%) JBoss
7 11 (0.99%) Jetty
7 11 (0.99%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (0.54%) nginx
9 6 (0.54%) WildFly
10 2 (0.18%) SAS
10 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 70 (6.31%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.44%) Photoshop
4 14 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.63%) Maple
Business Applications
1 2 (0.18%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.090%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 305 (27.50%) AWS
2 170 (15.33%) Azure
3 58 (5.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 46 (4.15%) Microsoft 365
5 43 (3.88%) Amazon ECS
5 43 (3.88%) OpenShift
6 27 (2.43%) Trello
7 23 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
8 21 (1.89%) IaaS
8 21 (1.89%) SaaS
9 20 (1.80%) Azure Machine Learning
10 18 (1.62%) Serverless
11 16 (1.44%) PaaS
12 15 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 15 (1.35%) Amazon MSK
12 15 (1.35%) AWS CloudTrail
13 14 (1.26%) Azure Sentinel
14 13 (1.17%) Slack
15 9 (0.81%) GCP
16 4 (0.36%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 72 (6.49%) TCP/IP
2 68 (6.13%) Firewall
3 61 (5.50%) Network Security
4 58 (5.23%) DHCP
5 50 (4.51%) DNS
6 43 (3.88%) Software-Defined Networking
7 41 (3.70%) HTTP
8 40 (3.61%) Reverse Proxy
9 39 (3.52%) Wireless
10 34 (3.07%) SNA
10 34 (3.07%) SSL
11 32 (2.89%) tcpdump
11 32 (2.89%) Wireshark
12 31 (2.80%) IMAP
13 20 (1.80%) VoIP
14 11 (0.99%) BGP
14 11 (0.99%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (0.99%) DMVPN
14 11 (0.99%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (11.09%) Big Data
2 57 (5.14%) PostgreSQL
3 54 (4.87%) Elasticsearch
3 54 (4.87%) NoSQL
4 51 (4.60%) Hadoop
5 37 (3.34%) MySQL
6 26 (2.34%) MongoDB
7 25 (2.25%) GIS
8 21 (1.89%) InfluxDB
8 21 (1.89%) Metadata
9 15 (1.35%) Amazon Aurora
9 15 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
9 15 (1.35%) Relational Database
10 13 (1.17%) RDBMS
11 9 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (0.72%) SQL Server
13 6 (0.54%) Maltego
14 5 (0.45%) Geospatial Data
15 4 (0.36%) HBase
15 4 (0.36%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 154 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 121 (10.91%) JIRA
3 84 (7.57%) Jenkins
4 31 (2.80%) Zephyr
5 28 (2.52%) GDB
6 27 (2.43%) Sonatype Nexus
7 24 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 22 (1.98%) Bitbucket
8 22 (1.98%) IDA Disassembler
8 22 (1.98%) Maven
9 20 (1.80%) Mercurial
9 20 (1.80%) SonarQube
9 20 (1.80%) TeamCity
10 18 (1.62%) Cucumber
10 18 (1.62%) Subversion
11 16 (1.44%) Bundler
12 15 (1.35%) Artifactory
13 13 (1.17%) Cypress.io
14 12 (1.08%) Selenium
14 12 (1.08%) TestNG
General
1 964 (86.93%) Finance
2 936 (84.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 314 (28.31%) Social Skills
4 241 (21.73%) Public Sector
5 200 (18.03%) Law
6 144 (12.98%) Analytical Skills
7 93 (8.39%) Telecoms
8 47 (4.24%) Police
9 37 (3.34%) Banking
10 36 (3.25%) Legal
11 30 (2.71%) Marketing
12 23 (2.07%) Electronics
13 22 (1.98%) Financial Institution
14 21 (1.89%) Manufacturing
14 21 (1.89%) Military
15 15 (1.35%) Presentation Skills
16 10 (0.90%) Influencing Skills
17 6 (0.54%) Games
18 3 (0.27%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 228 (20.56%) Software Engineer
2 137 (12.35%) Security Engineer
3 117 (10.55%) Developer
4 79 (7.12%) Architect
5 70 (6.31%) Consultant
6 69 (6.22%) Analyst
7 65 (5.86%) Security Consultant
8 57 (5.14%) Security Analyst
9 50 (4.51%) DevOps Engineer
10 48 (4.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 47 (4.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 45 (4.06%) Scrum Master
13 43 (3.88%) Cloud Engineer
13 43 (3.88%) Graduate
14 41 (3.70%) Lead Software Engineer
15 38 (3.43%) Software Developer
16 37 (3.34%) Solutions Architect
17 36 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
18 33 (2.98%) Java Developer
19 29 (2.61%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (24.62%) React
2 150 (13.53%) HTML
3 108 (9.74%) Node.js
4 93 (8.39%) Kafka
5 90 (8.12%) CSS
6 88 (7.94%) HTML5
7 63 (5.68%) Spring
8 58 (5.23%) Apache NiFi
9 57 (5.14%) .NET
10 49 (4.42%) AngularJS
10 49 (4.42%) Redux
11 48 (4.33%) TensorFlow
12 46 (4.15%) REST
13 34 (3.07%) Apache Camel
13 34 (3.07%) Keycloak
14 31 (2.80%) WAP
14 31 (2.80%) WML
15 28 (2.52%) Elastic Stack
15 28 (2.52%) PyTorch
15 28 (2.52%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 950 (85.66%) Cyberattack
2 655 (59.06%) Cyber Defence
3 257 (23.17%) Cybercrime
4 108 (9.74%) Cyberthreat
5 77 (6.94%) Management Information System
6 58 (5.23%) Cloud Native
7 53 (4.78%) Self-Motivation
8 52 (4.69%) Smartphone
9 51 (4.60%) Social Media
10 47 (4.24%) User Experience
11 42 (3.79%) Linux Command Line
12 36 (3.25%) Security Operations Centre
13 34 (3.07%) Social Network
14 33 (2.98%) Mobile App
15 31 (2.80%) W3C
16 30 (2.71%) Replication
17 28 (2.52%) Acoustics
17 28 (2.52%) Embedded Systems
18 27 (2.43%) FPGA
18 27 (2.43%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 295 (26.60%) Linux
2 173 (15.60%) Windows
3 88 (7.94%) Android
4 56 (5.05%) Apple iOS
5 39 (3.52%) Ubuntu
6 35 (3.16%) CentOS
7 29 (2.61%) Kali Linux
8 24 (2.16%) Windows Server
9 16 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (1.44%) Windows Phone
10 15 (1.35%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.72%) Unix
12 6 (0.54%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,109 (100.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 417 (37.60%) Agile
3 360 (32.46%) Software Engineering
4 277 (24.98%) Cybersecurity
5 249 (22.45%) Problem-Solving
6 217 (19.57%) Test Automation
7 216 (19.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 201 (18.12%) Project Management
9 187 (16.86%) DevOps
10 161 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
11 159 (14.34%) Scrum
12 145 (13.07%) CI/CD
13 128 (11.54%) Decision-Making
14 127 (11.45%) Coaching
14 127 (11.45%) Mentoring
15 116 (10.46%) Analytics
16 100 (9.02%) SIEM
17 98 (8.84%) Infrastructure as Code
18 96 (8.66%) Use Case
19 94 (8.48%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 447 (40.31%) Python
2 400 (36.07%) Java
3 280 (25.25%) JavaScript
4 156 (14.07%) Bash
4 156 (14.07%) C++
5 108 (9.74%) TypeScript
6 102 (9.20%) C#
7 89 (8.03%) Go
8 66 (5.95%) SQL
9 57 (5.14%) C
10 54 (4.87%) MATLAB
11 48 (4.33%) Groovy
12 43 (3.88%) Scala
13 37 (3.34%) R
14 31 (2.80%) Shell Script
15 26 (2.34%) Ruby
16 20 (1.80%) PowerShell
17 11 (0.99%) Perl
18 9 (0.81%) Rust
18 9 (0.81%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 504 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 309 (27.86%) SC Cleared
3 101 (9.11%) Degree
4 56 (5.05%) PhD
5 43 (3.88%) AWS Certification
6 32 (2.89%) DV Cleared
7 31 (2.80%) ISTQB
7 31 (2.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 31 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 20 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (1.80%) CISSP
8 20 (1.80%) GIAC
9 18 (1.62%) OSCP
9 18 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (1.17%) CREST Certified
10 13 (1.17%) SANS
11 12 (1.08%) CCA
12 11 (0.99%) CCNP
12 11 (0.99%) Chartered Engineer
12 11 (0.99%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (7.84%) QA
2 39 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (3.43%) NIST
4 18 (1.62%) Cyber Essentials
5 16 (1.44%) Accessibility
5 16 (1.44%) ECSS
6 15 (1.35%) NCSC
7 13 (1.17%) SLA
8 8 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 7 (0.63%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.54%) NIST 800
11 4 (0.36%) GDPR
12 3 (0.27%) GRC
12 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
14 1 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.090%) SOC 2
System Software
1 283 (25.52%) Docker
2 93 (8.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (8.21%) Active Directory
4 52 (4.69%) Firmware
5 40 (3.61%) vSphere
6 34 (3.07%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (0.81%) KVM
7 9 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.81%) Xen
8 6 (0.54%) XenApp
8 6 (0.54%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.18%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 219 (19.75%) Ansible
2 113 (10.19%) Kubernetes
3 100 (9.02%) Terraform
4 69 (6.22%) Puppet
5 55 (4.96%) Opscode Chef
6 45 (4.06%) vCenter Server
7 37 (3.34%) Docker Swarm
8 36 (3.25%) Grafana
9 31 (2.80%) HP ALM
10 28 (2.52%) Single Sign-On
11 19 (1.71%) Kibana
12 16 (1.44%) yum
13 15 (1.35%) Sysdig
14 12 (1.08%) Prometheus
15 9 (0.81%) CASB
15 9 (0.81%) logstash
15 9 (0.81%) Nessus
16 7 (0.63%) CSIRT
17 4 (0.36%) systemd
17 4 (0.36%) vRealize
Vendors
1 125 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 100 (9.02%) VMware
3 60 (5.41%) Atlassian
4 55 (4.96%) Perforce
5 53 (4.78%) Google
6 41 (3.70%) Splunk
7 39 (3.52%) HP
8 26 (2.34%) Twitter
9 25 (2.25%) Red Hat
10 24 (2.16%) Oracle
11 19 (1.71%) Cisco
12 14 (1.26%) Okta
12 14 (1.26%) ServiceNow
12 14 (1.26%) Veeam
13 11 (0.99%) Darktrace
13 11 (0.99%) WSO2
14 10 (0.90%) Citrix
15 9 (0.81%) AlienVault
15 9 (0.81%) Dell
15 9 (0.81%) Rapid7