The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3Com products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3Com over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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 the 3Com Corporation.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3Com
Rank 870 891 861
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Permanent jobs citing 3Com 23 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.046% 0.030% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 7
Average salary £42,600 £29,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.19% -45.90%
UK excluding London average salary £42,600 £35,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+21.71% -36.36%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49938 53691 50337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.60% 46.79% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40830 42546 41180
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

3Com
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3Com within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

3Com Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3Com
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3Com within the UK.

3Com Salary Trend in the UK

3Com
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3Com over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

3Com Salary Histogram in the UK

3Com
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3Com within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 20 £42,600 +43.19%
South East - 12 £43,300 -
Surrey - 8 £42,600 -
West Sussex - 4 £47,500 -
Crawley - 4 £47,500 -
London +4 3 £38,750 +64.89%
South West - 3 - -
Glasgow - 2 £35,000 -
Scotland - 2 £35,000 -
New Malden -2 1 - -
City of London - 1 £37,500 -
Godalming - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
Bridgend - 1 £27,500 -
South Wales - 1 £27,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £22,000 -
Wales - 1 £27,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £22,000 -
Redditch - 1 £22,000 -

3Com
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing 3Com 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 3Com.

1 50 (96.15%) Cisco
2 40 (76.92%) HP
3 31 (59.62%) Windows
4 30 (57.69%) VMware
5 26 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (48.08%) MS Exchange
7 23 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (42.31%) Firewall
9 20 (38.46%) Wireless
9 20 (38.46%) Dell
9 20 (38.46%) CheckPoint
9 20 (38.46%) Hyper-V
10 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
11 18 (34.62%) CCNP
11 18 (34.62%) WAN
11 18 (34.62%) Windows 7
12 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
13 16 (30.77%) CCNA
13 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
13 16 (30.77%) Windows 8
14 15 (28.85%) NETGEAR
14 15 (28.85%) SC Cleared
14 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
14 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
15 13 (25.00%) LAN
16 12 (23.08%) SAN
16 12 (23.08%) Network Security
17 11 (21.15%) Nokia
17 11 (21.15%) Ethernet
17 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP

3Com
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing 3Com 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 3Com. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (48.08%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.69%) CMS
3 4 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (42.31%) Firewall
2 20 (38.46%) Wireless
3 18 (34.62%) WAN
4 13 (25.00%) LAN
5 12 (23.08%) SAN
5 12 (23.08%) Network Security
6 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
6 11 (21.15%) Ethernet
7 10 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (15.38%) VLAN
8 8 (15.38%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (11.54%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 6 (11.54%) EIGRP
9 6 (11.54%) VPN
9 6 (11.54%) OSPF
9 6 (11.54%) BGP
10 5 (9.62%) Internet
10 5 (9.62%) PPP
10 5 (9.62%) RIP
10 5 (9.62%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Consultant
3 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) IT Support
5 5 (9.62%) Support Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) IT Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Network Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Security Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Statistics
2 3 (5.77%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.77%) Thin Client
2 3 (5.77%) Replication
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Windows
2 18 (34.62%) Windows 7
3 16 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 7 (13.46%) Linux
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (13.46%) Network Architecture
2 7 (13.46%) Performance Improvement
2 7 (13.46%) WAN Optimisation
2 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (11.54%) Network Management
4 5 (9.62%) ITIL
4 5 (9.62%) Change Management
5 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.77%) Project Management
5 3 (5.77%) Cyber Security
6 2 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Validation
6 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.92%) Logistics
7 1 (1.92%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.92%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.92%) Service Management
7 1 (1.92%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) C++
1 4 (7.69%) PHP
1 4 (7.69%) VBScript
1 4 (7.69%) VB
1 4 (7.69%) C
1 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.77%) Ada
3 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (34.62%) CCNP
3 16 (30.77%) CCNA
3 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 15 (28.85%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.62%) HP APS
6 4 (7.69%) CCIE
7 3 (5.77%) CCSA
7 3 (5.77%) Degree
8 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (1.92%) CCVP
8 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.92%) MCSE
8 1 (1.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
4 10 (19.23%) ISA Server
5 7 (13.46%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (5.77%) Terminal Server
6 3 (5.77%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (17.31%) OpenView
3 5 (9.62%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (9.62%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (5.77%) WSUS
4 3 (5.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.92%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 50 (96.15%) Cisco
2 40 (76.92%) HP
3 30 (57.69%) VMware
4 20 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 20 (38.46%) Dell
5 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
5 15 (28.85%) NETGEAR
6 11 (21.15%) Nokia
7 9 (17.31%) F5
8 8 (15.38%) Aruba
8 8 (15.38%) Avaya
8 8 (15.38%) Juniper
8 8 (15.38%) Remedy
9 7 (13.46%) Riverbed
9 7 (13.46%) Citrix
10 6 (11.54%) ProCurve
10 6 (11.54%) SonicWALL
10 6 (11.54%) Nortel
11 5 (9.62%) BMC
12 4 (7.69%) Siemens