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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3Com
Rank 870 917 864
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -53
Permanent jobs citing 3Com 22 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.010% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.044% 0.022% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 13
Average salary £42,550 £24,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.67% -55.45%
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
50532 54660 51810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.14% 46.72% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40962 43828 42353
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 £72,000 £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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

3Com Salary Histogram in the UK

3Com
Top 17 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 31 July 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 +28 21 £42,600 +73.87% 1
South East - 18 £42,600 -
Surrey - 11 £42,600 -
Crawley - 6 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 6 £45,000 -
London +24 2 £38,750 +64.89% 1
Godalming - 2 £40,000 -
Guildford - 2 £40,000 -
City of London - 1 £37,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £55,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Bridgend - 1 £27,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £55,000 -
South Wales - 1 £27,500 -
South West - 1 £55,000 -
Wales - 1 £27,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - -

3Com
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 52 (96.30%) Cisco
2 42 (77.78%) HP
3 31 (57.41%) Windows
3 31 (57.41%) Firewall
4 30 (55.56%) VMware
5 29 (53.70%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (51.85%) WAN
7 26 (48.15%) MS Exchange
8 24 (44.44%) Wireless
9 22 (40.74%) Security Cleared
9 22 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (40.74%) LAN
9 22 (40.74%) CheckPoint
10 21 (38.89%) CCNP
10 21 (38.89%) SC Cleared
11 19 (35.19%) Hyper-V
11 19 (35.19%) Ethernet
11 19 (35.19%) Nokia
11 19 (35.19%) Dell
11 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
12 18 (33.33%) Windows 7
13 17 (31.48%) OpenView
13 17 (31.48%) Juniper
13 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
14 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
14 16 (29.63%) Remedy
14 16 (29.63%) Windows 8
15 15 (27.78%) CCNA
15 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
15 15 (27.78%) NETGEAR

3Com
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (48.15%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.41%) Lync
4 3 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 31 (57.41%) Firewall
2 28 (51.85%) WAN
3 24 (44.44%) Wireless
4 22 (40.74%) LAN
5 19 (35.19%) Ethernet
6 14 (25.93%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 13 (24.07%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (24.07%) SNMP
7 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
8 12 (22.22%) MPLS
8 12 (22.22%) DSL
8 12 (22.22%) Structured Cabling
9 10 (18.52%) VLAN
10 9 (16.67%) SAN
11 7 (12.96%) VPN
11 7 (12.96%) BGP
11 7 (12.96%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (11.11%) Network Security
12 6 (11.11%) OSPF
12 6 (11.11%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) IT Support
4 7 (12.96%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.26%) Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Support Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) IT Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Statistics
2 3 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.56%) Thin Client
2 3 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 18 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 16 (29.63%) Windows 8
4 6 (11.11%) Linux
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (14.81%) Network Architecture
2 8 (14.81%) Performance Improvement
2 8 (14.81%) WAN Optimisation
2 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (11.11%) Network Management
4 5 (9.26%) ITIL
4 5 (9.26%) Change Management
5 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.56%) Project Management
5 3 (5.56%) Cyber Security
6 2 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.70%) Validation
7 1 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.85%) Service Management
7 1 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) C
1 3 (5.56%) C++
1 3 (5.56%) PHP
1 3 (5.56%) VBScript
1 3 (5.56%) VB
1 3 (5.56%) Ada
1 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (53.70%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (40.74%) Security Cleared
3 21 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 21 (38.89%) CCNP
4 15 (27.78%) CCNA
5 13 (24.07%) HP APS
6 11 (20.37%) CCSA
7 3 (5.56%) Degree
8 1 (1.85%) MCSE
8 1 (1.85%) CCVP
8 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.85%) CISSP
8 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (35.19%) Hyper-V
2 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
3 11 (20.37%) ISA Server
4 8 (14.81%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (5.56%) Terminal Server
5 3 (5.56%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 17 (31.48%) OpenView
2 14 (25.93%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (9.26%) WhatsUp Gold
3 5 (9.26%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (5.56%) WSUS
5 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 52 (96.30%) Cisco
2 42 (77.78%) HP
3 30 (55.56%) VMware
4 22 (40.74%) CheckPoint
5 19 (35.19%) Nokia
5 19 (35.19%) Dell
6 17 (31.48%) Juniper
7 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 16 (29.63%) Remedy
8 15 (27.78%) NETGEAR
9 8 (14.81%) Riverbed
10 6 (11.11%) SonicWALL
10 6 (11.11%) Citrix
11 5 (9.26%) Avaya
11 5 (9.26%) BMC
11 5 (9.26%) Nortel
11 5 (9.26%) F5
12 4 (7.41%) Siemens
13 2 (3.70%) Brocade
13 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
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