The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 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 Q1 Labs.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Q1 Labs
Rank 317 - 330
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Q1 Labs 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% - 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.019% - 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £57,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -19.04%
Q1 Labs
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5227 5411 5832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.63% 45.41% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4358 4713 5297
Average salary £53,050 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 28 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (100.00%) Symantec
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 9 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
2 8 (88.89%) Wireshark
2 8 (88.89%) Snort
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) CISSP
3 7 (77.78%) Service Management
3 7 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) Perl
3 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 7 (77.78%) GCIH
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) GIAC
3 7 (77.78%) ITSM
3 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 7 (77.78%) Information Assurance
4 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) DV Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Wireshark
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
2 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) ITSM
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Information Assurance
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CISSP
1 7 (77.78%) GCIH
1 7 (77.78%) GIAC
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Snort
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Symantec
1 9 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 9 (100.00%) LogLogic