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 3 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 AVG Technologies.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AVG
Rank 892 926 872
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -54
Permanent jobs citing AVG 6 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.001% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.002% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £33,750 £25,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - £70,000

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
50421 54699 51746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.12% 46.75% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40908 43827 42271
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
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% -

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 8 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 3 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 +26 6 £33,750 +35.00%
West Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £35,000 -
London +22 2 £31,250 +25.00%
City of London +36 1 £30,000 +20.00%
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Halifax - 1 £35,000 -

AVG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (76.92%) Kaspersky
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (69.23%) SonicWALL
4 9 (69.23%) XenApp
4 9 (69.23%) NetScaler
4 9 (69.23%) VLAN
4 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (69.23%) SLA
4 9 (69.23%) Windows 2000
4 9 (69.23%) Citrix
4 9 (69.23%) Symantec
4 9 (69.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (69.23%) Sophos
5 8 (61.54%) SAN
5 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
6 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) HP
8 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
9 2 (15.38%) EMC
9 2 (15.38%) ADSL
9 2 (15.38%) DHCP
9 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP

AVG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) VLAN
2 9 (69.23%) NetScaler
3 8 (61.54%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) L2TP
4 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (15.38%) ADSL
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) LDAP
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Installations Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (69.23%) Windows 2000
4 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
4 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (69.23%) XenApp
4 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
5 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 2 (15.38%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
1 10 (76.92%) Kaspersky
2 9 (69.23%) SonicWALL
2 9 (69.23%) Symantec
2 9 (69.23%) Sophos
2 9 (69.23%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 2 (15.38%) Kerio
6 1 (7.69%) Meraki
6 1 (7.69%) QNAP
6 1 (7.69%) NETGEAR
6 1 (7.69%) Avaya
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) Dell