The first table below looks at the demand for ISA Server skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank 794 683 779
Rank change year-on-year
-111 +96
Permanent jobs citing ISA Server 113 187 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.91% 1.74% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 88 125 104
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -1.42%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12396 10734 11279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.60% 9.87% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10279 9143 9676
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

ISA Server
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ISA Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISA Server
Salary Trend

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

ISA Server Salary Trend in the UK

ISA Server
Salary Histogram

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

ISA Server Salary Histogram in the UK

ISA Server
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISA Server within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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 -110 108 £46,500 +32.85% 10
South East -6 67 £47,500 +37.68% 2
Berkshire +3 31 £45,000 +50.00% 1
London -37 22 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +3 15 £47,500 +18.75%
Hampshire +12 13 £58,000 +68.11% 1
Bracknell -10 13 - -
East of England -17 13 £34,000 -2.85% 3
City of London -3 11 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Havant - 11 £58,000 - 1
Slough - 8 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -4 7 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Bedfordshire -9 6 £37,000 -22.10% 2
Bedford -8 5 £37,000 -22.10% 2
South West -17 5 £34,000 +3.03% 2
Reading -5 4 £47,500 -20.83%
Gloucestershire -11 4 £32,000 -28.88% 2
Letchworth - 4 £34,000 -
Gloucester -11 3 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Kent -11 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Maidstone - 3 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £40,000 -
South Wales -4 2 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Newbury -5 2 £27,000 -10.00%
Cardiff -7 2 £32,000 +3.22% 2
Wales -7 2 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
Basingstoke -2 1 £38,000 -
Luton -14 1 - -

ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ISA Server 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 ISA Server.

1 214 (90.30%) Windows
2 165 (69.62%) Microsoft
3 157 (66.24%) Active Directory
4 137 (57.81%) DNS
5 131 (55.27%) MS Exchange
6 127 (53.59%) VMware
7 111 (46.84%) SharePoint
8 105 (44.30%) IIS
9 96 (40.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 94 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
11 92 (38.82%) Firewall
12 91 (38.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 88 (37.13%) SQL Server
14 87 (36.71%) Citrix
14 87 (36.71%) Exchange Server 2010
15 84 (35.44%) SQL
16 80 (33.76%) DHCP
17 70 (29.54%) Forefront TMG
17 70 (29.54%) SCCM
18 68 (28.69%) SAN
19 66 (27.85%) Microsoft Certification
20 62 (26.16%) Exchange Server 2007
21 57 (24.05%) TCP/IP
22 53 (22.36%) Cisco
22 53 (22.36%) SharePoint 2010
23 51 (21.52%) Windows Server 2012
23 51 (21.52%) Hyper-V
23 51 (21.52%) MS Office
24 50 (21.10%) MS Excel
24 50 (21.10%) Finance

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 131 (55.27%) MS Exchange
2 111 (46.84%) SharePoint
3 105 (44.30%) IIS
4 87 (36.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 62 (26.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 53 (22.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 48 (20.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 45 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2003
9 32 (13.50%) Apache
10 31 (13.08%) SharePoint Server
11 30 (12.66%) Lync
12 19 (8.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 15 (6.33%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (4.22%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (2.11%) Live Communications Server
16 4 (1.69%) Moodle
17 2 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
17 2 (0.84%) Content Management Server
17 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
18 1 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 51 (21.52%) MS Office
2 50 (21.10%) MS Excel
3 25 (10.55%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.69%) MS Project
5 3 (1.27%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.84%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.42%) Exchequer
3 1 (0.42%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.42%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.55%) Office 365
2 16 (6.75%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.95%) IaaS
5 6 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 137 (57.81%) DNS
2 92 (38.82%) Firewall
3 80 (33.76%) DHCP
4 68 (28.69%) SAN
5 57 (24.05%) TCP/IP
6 46 (19.41%) Internet
7 43 (18.14%) Network Security
8 38 (16.03%) WAN
9 35 (14.77%) VPN
10 30 (12.66%) VLAN
11 27 (11.39%) LAN
12 25 (10.55%) VoIP
12 25 (10.55%) SSL
13 24 (10.13%) HTTP
14 20 (8.44%) Wireless
15 16 (6.75%) HTTPS
16 12 (5.06%) MPLS
17 10 (4.22%) SMTP
17 10 (4.22%) Cisco PIX
18 9 (3.80%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (37.13%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.70%) EDRMS
3 20 (8.44%) IDOL
4 15 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.53%) MySQL
6 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.69%) DB2
7 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.42%) MSI
General
1 50 (21.10%) Finance
2 24 (10.13%) Retail
2 24 (10.13%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.27%) Advertising
4 3 (1.27%) Publishing
4 3 (1.27%) Electronics
4 3 (1.27%) Marketing
5 2 (0.84%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
6 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (22.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 38 (16.03%) Support Engineer
3 34 (14.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 29 (12.24%) Server Engineer
5 27 (11.39%) Systems Engineer
6 22 (9.28%) Analyst
6 22 (9.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 19 (8.02%) Consultant
8 17 (7.17%) Exchange Engineer
9 15 (6.33%) IT Security Engineer
9 15 (6.33%) Security Engineer
10 14 (5.91%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 14 (5.91%) Senior Security Engineer
10 14 (5.91%) Support Analyst
11 12 (5.06%) Administrator
11 12 (5.06%) Windows Server Engineer
11 12 (5.06%) Windows Systems Engineer
12 11 (4.64%) Network Engineer
13 10 (4.22%) Microsoft Consultant
14 9 (3.80%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.80%) COM
1 9 (3.80%) .NET
2 7 (2.95%) SAML
3 4 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.69%) LAMP
3 4 (1.69%) HTML
4 2 (0.84%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.84%) CSS
4 2 (0.84%) XML
4 2 (0.84%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.42%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.42%) jQuery
5 1 (0.42%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.86%) Statistics
2 19 (8.02%) Blackberry
3 16 (6.75%) Clustering
4 12 (5.06%) Firmware
5 11 (4.64%) Replication
6 6 (2.53%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.53%) Fat Client
7 5 (2.11%) CLARiiON
8 4 (1.69%) Open Source
9 3 (1.27%) EqualLogic
9 3 (1.27%) Wiki
9 3 (1.27%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.27%) DTV
9 3 (1.27%) VLE
10 2 (0.84%) PKI
10 2 (0.84%) CCTV
10 2 (0.84%) AS400
10 2 (0.84%) Equities
10 2 (0.84%) Social Media
11 1 (0.42%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 214 (90.30%) Windows
2 96 (40.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (38.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (21.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (14.77%) Windows 7
6 22 (9.28%) Windows XP
7 21 (8.86%) Linux
8 20 (8.44%) UNIX
9 18 (7.59%) Windows Vista
10 10 (4.22%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.11%) Solaris
11 5 (2.11%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.69%) CentOS
13 3 (1.27%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.84%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.84%) Android
14 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.84%) AIX
14 2 (0.84%) HPUX
15 1 (0.42%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.25%) ITIL
2 28 (11.81%) Incident Management
3 24 (10.13%) Time Management
3 24 (10.13%) Change Control
4 23 (9.70%) Change Management
5 22 (9.28%) Data Security
5 22 (9.28%) Root Cause Analysis
6 18 (7.59%) Load Balancing
7 14 (5.91%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (5.06%) CRM
9 11 (4.64%) Data Protection
10 10 (4.22%) MOF
11 9 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (3.80%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (2.53%) Network Load Balancing
13 5 (2.11%) Server Monitoring
13 5 (2.11%) Project Management
13 5 (2.11%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (2.11%) E-Commerce
13 5 (2.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 84 (35.44%) SQL
2 37 (15.61%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.38%) Bash Shell
3 8 (3.38%) Perl
4 7 (2.95%) VB
5 6 (2.53%) VBScript
5 6 (2.53%) PHP
6 5 (2.11%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.84%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.42%) C#
8 1 (0.42%) C++
8 1 (0.42%) Java
8 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 66 (27.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (18.99%) MCSE
2 45 (18.99%) Security Cleared
3 30 (12.66%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (11.39%) MCP
4 27 (11.39%) CCNA
5 24 (10.13%) SC Cleared
5 24 (10.13%) DV Cleared
6 20 (8.44%) CCNP
7 16 (6.75%) MCITP
7 16 (6.75%) Degree
8 15 (6.33%) MCSA
8 15 (6.33%) CCSP
9 13 (5.49%) CCIP
10 10 (4.22%) MCTS
11 6 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (2.11%) CCA
12 5 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.69%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.70%) PCI DSS
2 22 (9.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 18 (7.59%) SLA
4 7 (2.95%) QA
5 3 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 157 (66.24%) Active Directory
2 94 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (29.54%) Forefront TMG
4 51 (21.52%) Hyper-V
5 47 (19.83%) UAG
6 27 (11.39%) Terminal Services
7 19 (8.02%) XenDesktop
8 17 (7.17%) XenApp
9 16 (6.75%) KVM
10 11 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (3.80%) IAG
11 9 (3.80%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (3.38%) vSphere
13 7 (2.95%) VMware ESX
13 7 (2.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (2.11%) Squid
15 4 (1.69%) NFS
15 4 (1.69%) XenServer
16 3 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 3 (1.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 70 (29.54%) SCCM
2 41 (17.30%) SCOM
3 28 (11.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 27 (11.39%) NetBackup
5 19 (8.02%) WSUS
6 17 (7.17%) Backup Exec
6 17 (7.17%) ARCserve
7 9 (3.80%) Cacti
8 5 (2.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (1.27%) OpenView
9 3 (1.27%) CiscoWorks
9 3 (1.27%) MOM
10 2 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.84%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 2 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.42%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.42%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 165 (69.62%) Microsoft
2 127 (53.59%) VMware
3 87 (36.71%) Citrix
4 53 (22.36%) Cisco
5 44 (18.57%) HP
6 39 (16.46%) Symantec
6 39 (16.46%) NetApp
7 27 (11.39%) Veritas
8 26 (10.97%) Websense
9 24 (10.13%) CheckPoint
9 24 (10.13%) SolarWinds
9 24 (10.13%) F5
10 23 (9.70%) Meridio
10 23 (9.70%) EMC
11 22 (9.28%) McAfee
12 21 (8.86%) ServiceNow
13 19 (8.02%) Fujitsu
14 17 (7.17%) Dell
15 13 (5.49%) IronPort
16 8 (3.38%) Juniper
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bens, bonus, car
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On call 1 wk in 3 = 20% payment
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Quorum Network Resources
Salary: Competitve + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £47,127 to £60,239 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago