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 London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Q1 Labs over the 3 months to 18 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Q1 Labs
Rank 658 601 -
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -
Permanent jobs citing Q1 Labs 4 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.022% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.047% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23227 21475 26417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.80% 47.25% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19113 17719 22622
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,475 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Q1 Labs
England

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
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Q1 Labs within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
City of London - 3 £60,000 -
Q1 Labs
England

Q1 Labs
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 28 (100.00%) SIEM
2 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Firewall
2 23 (82.14%) Information Security
3 22 (78.57%) Cisco
4 21 (75.00%) CISSP
4 21 (75.00%) Cyber Security
5 20 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (71.43%) Network Security
6 18 (64.29%) Linux
6 18 (64.29%) CCIE
7 16 (57.14%) Oracle
8 15 (53.57%) CCSP
8 15 (53.57%) CCNP
9 14 (50.00%) Internet
10 13 (46.43%) OSPF
10 13 (46.43%) BGP
10 13 (46.43%) EIGRP
10 13 (46.43%) VPN
10 13 (46.43%) SSL
10 13 (46.43%) Wireless
10 13 (46.43%) IPsec
10 13 (46.43%) Degree
10 13 (46.43%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 10 (35.71%) Nessus
12 10 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
14 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
14 8 (28.57%) Microsoft

Q1 Labs
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
1 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (82.14%) Firewall
2 20 (71.43%) Network Security
3 14 (50.00%) Internet
4 13 (46.43%) OSPF
4 13 (46.43%) BGP
4 13 (46.43%) EIGRP
4 13 (46.43%) VPN
4 13 (46.43%) SSL
4 13 (46.43%) Wireless
4 13 (46.43%) IPsec
4 13 (46.43%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
7 2 (7.14%) LAN
7 2 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Security Engineer
1 15 (53.57%) Network Engineer
1 15 (53.57%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Security Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
2 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) SIEM
2 23 (82.14%) Information Security
3 21 (75.00%) Cyber Security
4 10 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (21.43%) Information Assurance
6 5 (17.86%) ITIL
6 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
6 5 (17.86%) Service Management
6 5 (17.86%) ITSM
7 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Java
1 3 (10.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) CISSP
2 20 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (64.29%) CCIE
4 15 (53.57%) CCSP
4 15 (53.57%) CCNP
5 13 (46.43%) Degree
6 5 (17.86%) GIAC
6 5 (17.86%) GCIH
7 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
7 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
7 3 (10.71%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (7.14%) GCIA
8 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Nessus
2 3 (10.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Cisco
2 16 (57.14%) Oracle
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (28.57%) ArcSight
4 4 (14.29%) LogLogic
5 3 (10.71%) Splunk
5 3 (10.71%) LogRhythm
5 3 (10.71%) Symantec
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.14%) McAfee
7 1 (3.57%) Tripwire
7 1 (3.57%) Qualys
7 1 (3.57%) HP