The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AVG 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 AVG over the 3 months to 28 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 AVG Technologies.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AVG
Rank 891 870 892
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Permanent jobs citing AVG 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.014% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £26,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 - £32,500

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
54319 50888 56959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.29% 47.92% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 43084 41649 47782
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

AVG
Jobs Demand Trend

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

AVG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AVG
Salary Trend

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

AVG Salary Trend in the UK

AVG
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AVG within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 -30 2 £26,250 -
Birmingham - 2 £26,250 -
West Midlands - 2 £26,250 -

AVG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing AVG 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 AVG.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Kaspersky
2 2 (66.67%) Kaseya
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013

AVG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing AVG 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 AVG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) L2TP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Kaspersky
2 2 (66.67%) Kaseya
3 1 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix