The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of GFI Software 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 GFI Software 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 GFI Software.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GFI Software
Rank 873 865 886
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs citing GFI Software 7 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.013% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.013% 0.027% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 8
Average salary £33,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £22,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £22,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.41%

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

GFI Software
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GFI Software Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GFI Software
Salary Trend

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

GFI Software Salary Trend in the UK

GFI Software
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GFI Software over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

GFI Software Salary Histogram in the UK

GFI Software
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GFI Software 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 -11 4 £33,000 -30.52%
South East -11 3 £45,000 +100.00%
Middlesex - 2 £52,500 -
London -17 1 £20,000 -60.00%
Cobham - 1 £21,000 -
Surrey - 1 £21,000 -

GFI Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (50.00%) WSUS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Websense
3 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) BladeLogic
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) McAfee
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Qualys
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) CORE IMPACT

GFI Software
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) 4G
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Deployment Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
3 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) WSUS
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) BladeLogic
3 2 (25.00%) CORE IMPACT
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Websense
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) LogLogic
3 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (25.00%) Qualys
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Trend Micro
4 1 (12.50%) IPFX