The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Q1 Labs products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Q1 Labs over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Q1 Labs.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Q1 Labs
Rank 329 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Q1 Labs 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.024% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.051% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5828 5514 6477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.22% 47.00% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5005 4801 5877
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Q1 Labs
London

Q1 Labs
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Q1 Labs across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Q1 Labs Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Q1 Labs
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Q1 Labs across the City of London region.

Q1 Labs Salary Trend in the City of London

Q1 Labs
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Q1 Labs 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 Q1 Labs.

1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
1 14 (100.00%) SIEM
2 12 (85.71%) Cyber Security
2 12 (85.71%) CISSP
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco
4 10 (71.43%) Windows
4 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 10 (71.43%) Degree
5 9 (64.29%) Network Security
5 9 (64.29%) CCIE
6 8 (57.14%) Internet
7 7 (50.00%) Linux
7 7 (50.00%) Oracle
7 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (50.00%) Nessus
7 7 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
8 6 (42.86%) Information Assurance
8 6 (42.86%) CCSP
8 6 (42.86%) CCNP
9 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
9 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
10 4 (28.57%) Wireless
10 4 (28.57%) IPsec
10 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
10 4 (28.57%) OSPF
10 4 (28.57%) BGP
10 4 (28.57%) VPN
10 4 (28.57%) SSL

Q1 Labs
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Q1 Labs 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 Q1 Labs. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Network Security
3 8 (57.14%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) OSPF
4 4 (28.57%) BGP
4 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) IPsec
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) SSL
5 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Security Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
1 14 (100.00%) SIEM
2 12 (85.71%) Cyber Security
3 7 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (42.86%) Information Assurance
5 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (21.43%) Service Management
6 3 (21.43%) ITSM
6 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
4 9 (64.29%) CCIE
5 6 (42.86%) CCSP
5 6 (42.86%) CCNP
6 3 (21.43%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (21.43%) GIAC
6 3 (21.43%) GCIH
7 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Nessus
2 3 (21.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) Symantec
3 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
3 3 (21.43%) LogLogic