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 22 August 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 the 3Com Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3Com
Rank 889 856 862
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +6
Permanent jobs citing 3Com 15 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.014% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.027% 0.029% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 26
Average salary £29,750 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.90% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £28,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +61.76%

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
55360 52098 57012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.26% 47.93% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 43890 42680 47913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

3Com Salary Histogram in the UK

3Com
Top 8 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 22 August 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
(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 -15 15 £29,750 -45.90% 2
London +2 10 £23,500 -37.33%
New Malden - 6 - -
East of England +4 5 £35,000 -36.36%
Hertfordshire -6 3 £35,000 -36.36%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £23,000 -
Luton - 1 - -

3Com
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) Juniper
3 11 (57.89%) VPN
3 11 (57.89%) WAN
4 10 (52.63%) HP
4 10 (52.63%) Dell
5 9 (47.37%) LAN
5 9 (47.37%) Windows
6 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
7 7 (36.84%) Citrix
7 7 (36.84%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (36.84%) VMware
7 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
8 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
8 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
8 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
8 6 (31.58%) CMS
8 6 (31.58%) Wireless
8 6 (31.58%) Retail
8 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
8 6 (31.58%) MPLS
8 6 (31.58%) OSPF
8 6 (31.58%) BGP
8 6 (31.58%) Linux
8 6 (31.58%) C
8 6 (31.58%) C#
8 6 (31.58%) C++

3Com
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 6 (31.58%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) VPN
2 11 (57.89%) WAN
3 9 (47.37%) LAN
4 7 (36.84%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (31.58%) Wireless
5 6 (31.58%) MPLS
5 6 (31.58%) OSPF
5 6 (31.58%) BGP
5 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
5 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) SNMP
6 5 (26.32%) RSVP
6 5 (26.32%) DSL
6 5 (26.32%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 5 (26.32%) IPsec
6 5 (26.32%) Network Security
6 5 (26.32%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (10.53%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) Electronics
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) SecurID
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
1 6 (31.58%) C
1 6 (31.58%) C#
1 6 (31.58%) C++
1 6 (31.58%) PHP
1 6 (31.58%) VBScript
1 6 (31.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (26.32%) CCIE
3 5 (26.32%) CCNP
3 5 (26.32%) HP APS
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.53%) pfSense
5 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
5 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) OpenView
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) Juniper
3 10 (52.63%) HP
3 10 (52.63%) Dell
4 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
5 7 (36.84%) Citrix
5 7 (36.84%) VMware
6 5 (26.32%) Remedy
6 5 (26.32%) Nokia
6 5 (26.32%) Fujitsu
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.53%) Spiceworks
8 2 (10.53%) Symantec
9 1 (5.26%) Websense
9 1 (5.26%) Avaya
9 1 (5.26%) Veritas
9 1 (5.26%) Lotus
9 1 (5.26%) McAfee
9 1 (5.26%) BT
9 1 (5.26%) Northgate