The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Q1 Labs products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Q1 Labs over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Q1 Labs
Rank 620 600 627
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Permanent jobs citing Q1 Labs 3 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.059% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.014% 0.13% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 4
Average salary £65,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £24,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -52.00%
Q1 Labs
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21063 21501 22663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.28% 46.69% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17618 17744 19144
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Q1 Labs
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Q1 Labs Jobs Demand Trend in London

Q1 Labs
Salary Trend in London

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

Q1 Labs Salary Trend in London

Q1 Labs
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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 11 (100.00%) Information Security
1 11 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 11 (100.00%) SIEM
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) ITIL
3 9 (81.82%) CISSP
4 8 (72.73%) Firewall
5 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
5 6 (54.55%) CA
5 6 (54.55%) IBM
5 6 (54.55%) Linux
5 6 (54.55%) Nmap
5 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Security Management
5 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
5 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
5 6 (54.55%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 6 (54.55%) LANDesk
5 6 (54.55%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (54.55%) Qualys
5 6 (54.55%) COBIT
5 6 (54.55%) WSUS
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (45.45%) LogLogic
6 5 (45.45%) Snort
6 5 (45.45%) Finance
6 5 (45.45%) Symantec
6 5 (45.45%) CISA

Q1 Labs
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Security Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Operations Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Security Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
1 11 (100.00%) SIEM
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
3 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (54.55%) Security Management
3 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
3 6 (54.55%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) ITSM
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 5 (45.45%) CISA
2 5 (45.45%) CISM
3 3 (27.27%) GIAC
3 3 (27.27%) GCIH
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Nmap
2 5 (45.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) ArcSight
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 6 (54.55%) CA
2 6 (54.55%) LANDesk
2 6 (54.55%) Qualys
3 5 (45.45%) Symantec
3 5 (45.45%) LogLogic
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco