Period
to 22 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Security Operations Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Operations Centre over the 6 months to 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Security Operations Centre
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 192 229 249
Rank change year-on-year +37 +20 +45
Permanent jobs citing Security Operations Centre 3 6 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.078% 0.098% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.29% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 15
Median annual salary £37,500 £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +56.25% -10.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £61,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £63,750 £46,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -6.38%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,485 2,084 2,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.78% 34.02% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,199 1,661 2,113
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £29,075 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,650 £70,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Security Operations Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Security Operations Centre as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Operations Centre in Yorkshire

Security Operations Centre
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Security Operations Centre in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Security Operations Centre in Yorkshire

Security Operations Centre
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Centre within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +56 2 £32,500 -48.00% 3
North Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Security Operations Centre
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Security Operations Centre.

1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) GCIH
3 1 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) SSCP
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management

Security Operations Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (33.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Cyberattack
2 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (33.33%) GCIH
1 1 (33.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) NIST
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Darktrace
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
1 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk