The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AlgoSec 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 AlgoSec over the 3 months to 24 December 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 AlgoSec.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AlgoSec
Rank 877 874 886
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing AlgoSec 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.005% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.006% 0.010% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £80,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary - £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%

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
52922 51507 53578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.90% 47.79% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43371 41141 45089
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 £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

AlgoSec
Jobs Demand Trend

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

AlgoSec Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AlgoSec
Salary Trend

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

AlgoSec Salary Trend in the UK

AlgoSec
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AlgoSec within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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 -4 3 £80,000 +39.13%
London -10 2 £80,000 +39.13%
Norwich - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

AlgoSec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing AlgoSec 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 AlgoSec.

1 15 (78.95%) CISSP
2 14 (73.68%) Firewall
3 12 (63.16%) Finance
3 12 (63.16%) Information Security
3 12 (63.16%) Tufin
4 11 (57.89%) CISM
5 8 (42.11%) VPN
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
5 8 (42.11%) Banking
6 6 (31.58%) MS Office
6 6 (31.58%) LAN
6 6 (31.58%) Juniper
7 5 (26.32%) SmartSuite
7 5 (26.32%) Change Management
7 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) Network Security
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) UNIX
8 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (21.05%) Internet
8 4 (21.05%) OSPF
8 4 (21.05%) BGP
8 4 (21.05%) IPsec
8 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
8 4 (21.05%) GIAC
8 4 (21.05%) Operations Management
8 4 (21.05%) CRISC

AlgoSec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing AlgoSec 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 AlgoSec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) SmartSuite
3 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
3 6 (31.58%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) Network Security
5 4 (21.05%) IPsec
5 4 (21.05%) Internet
5 4 (21.05%) OSPF
5 4 (21.05%) BGP
6 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
6 2 (10.53%) TACACS
6 2 (10.53%) MPLS
6 2 (10.53%) VLAN
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) RIP
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) SSL
6 2 (10.53%) DMZ
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Security Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Security Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Information Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Information Security
2 5 (26.32%) Change Management
2 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (21.05%) Operations Management
3 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
4 2 (10.53%) Security Management
4 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) eTOM
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) CISSP
2 11 (57.89%) CISM
3 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) CRISC
4 4 (21.05%) GIAC
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (15.79%) CISA
6 2 (10.53%) CEH
6 2 (10.53%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (10.53%) SSCP
6 2 (10.53%) CCIE
6 2 (10.53%) CCSP
6 2 (10.53%) CCDP
6 2 (10.53%) ISEB
7 1 (5.26%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Nessus
1 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Tufin
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) Juniper
4 4 (21.05%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (15.79%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
6 2 (10.53%) Qualys
6 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) NetScout
7 1 (5.26%) LogRhythm
7 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
7 1 (5.26%) Imperva