The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Kaspersky products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kaspersky over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Kaspersky Lab.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kaspersky
Rank 137 123 112
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Kaspersky 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.33% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.71% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +16.07%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,750 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +20.53%
Kaspersky
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1122 842 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.57% 46.21% 48.10%
Number of salaries quoted 840 667 743
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,350 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Kaspersky
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Kaspersky across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Kaspersky Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Kaspersky
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kaspersky across the Birmingham region.

Kaspersky Salary Trend in Birmingham

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Kaspersky also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Kaspersky.

1 5 (100.00%) SLA
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (80.00%) Sophos
2 4 (80.00%) L2TP
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Kaspersky also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Kaspersky. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) L2TP
2 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Technician
1 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) MCITP
1 4 (80.00%) MCSA
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCSA
2 1 (20.00%) CCSE
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
1 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
2 4 (80.00%) AVG
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Kaseya
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Ruckus Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Sophos
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
3 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (20.00%) Stonesoft
3 1 (20.00%) Trustwave