The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Crossbeam 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 Crossbeam over the 3 months to 29 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 Crossbeam Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Crossbeam
Rank 882 859 873
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Permanent jobs citing Crossbeam 17 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.013% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.031% 0.027% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 16
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,250 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -13.15%

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
55037 50963 56951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.29% 47.91% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 43666 41693 47768
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

Crossbeam
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Crossbeam Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Crossbeam
Salary Trend

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

Crossbeam Salary Trend in the UK

Crossbeam
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Crossbeam over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Crossbeam Salary Histogram in the UK

Crossbeam
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Crossbeam within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 -31 16 £40,000 -33.33%
East of England - 11 £30,000 -
Berkshire -2 5 £40,000 -
South East -18 5 £40,000 -
Watford - 5 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £57,500 -
Reading -3 4 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 4 £25,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £30,000 -

Crossbeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Crossbeam 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 Crossbeam.

1 28 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 26 (92.86%) Juniper
3 25 (89.29%) F5
4 22 (78.57%) Cisco
5 21 (75.00%) TCP/IP
6 20 (71.43%) Linux
7 19 (67.86%) Windows
7 19 (67.86%) Firewall
7 19 (67.86%) Blue Coat
8 14 (50.00%) UNIX
9 13 (46.43%) SLA
9 13 (46.43%) Solaris
9 13 (46.43%) Windows 2000
9 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (46.43%) Sourcefire
9 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (28.57%) ITIL
11 7 (25.00%) BGP
12 6 (21.43%) OSPF
12 6 (21.43%) EIGRP
12 6 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
12 6 (21.43%) Trend Micro
12 6 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (14.29%) IPsec
13 4 (14.29%) Games
13 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
13 4 (14.29%) Network Security
13 4 (14.29%) German Language
14 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 3 (10.71%) BIG-IP

Crossbeam
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Crossbeam 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 Crossbeam. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 19 (67.86%) Firewall
3 7 (25.00%) BGP
4 6 (21.43%) EIGRP
4 6 (21.43%) OSPF
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (14.29%) Network Security
5 4 (14.29%) IPsec
6 3 (10.71%) BIG-IP
6 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (10.71%) NetScreen
6 3 (10.71%) RIP
6 3 (10.71%) VPN
6 3 (10.71%) DNS
6 3 (10.71%) Internet
6 3 (10.71%) MPLS
7 2 (7.14%) DHCP
7 2 (7.14%) Wireless
7 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 4 (14.29%) Games
1 4 (14.29%) German Language
2 2 (7.14%) French Language
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Security Engineer
2 15 (53.57%) Network Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Network Support
5 5 (17.86%) Security Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Support Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Support
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Support Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) OSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Online Games
2 1 (3.57%) SecurID
2 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Linux
2 19 (67.86%) Windows
3 14 (50.00%) UNIX
4 13 (46.43%) Solaris
4 13 (46.43%) Windows 2000
4 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) Network Design
3 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Change Control
4 1 (3.57%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) CCIE
1 3 (10.71%) CCNP
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Cacti
2 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.57%) Netcool
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 26 (92.86%) Juniper
3 25 (89.29%) F5
4 22 (78.57%) Cisco
5 19 (67.86%) Blue Coat
6 13 (46.43%) Sourcefire
7 6 (21.43%) Trend Micro
8 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.57%) Nortel
9 1 (3.57%) CA
9 1 (3.57%) Nokia
9 1 (3.57%) Opsware
9 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
9 1 (3.57%) Radware