The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Kaspersky 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 Kaspersky over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Kaspersky Lab.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kaspersky
Rank 873 867 910
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +43
Permanent jobs citing Kaspersky 44 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.077% 0.029% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 43 13 12
Average salary £30,000 £30,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.82% -5.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,250 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-7.43% +40.69%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57077 54257 60185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.05% 48.86% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45694 44157 50746
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Kaspersky
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Kaspersky Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Kaspersky
Salary Trend

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

Kaspersky Salary Trend in the UK

Kaspersky
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Kaspersky over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Kaspersky Salary Histogram in the UK

Kaspersky
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kaspersky within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
England -21 40 £31,500 +12.50% 6
London - 14 £37,500 - 2
South East - 11 £27,500 - 3
Bromley - 10 £37,500 -
Surrey - 8 £27,500 - 3
North West - 6 £31,500 -
Leeds -27 4 £28,000 -
West Yorkshire -36 4 £28,000 -
Yorkshire -46 4 £28,000 -
Merseyside - 4 £31,500 -
Liverpool - 4 £31,500 -
West Midlands +7 3 £28,000 -20.00% 1
Birmingham - 3 £28,000 - 1
East of England -12 2 £29,750 -33.88%
Scotland - 2 £24,000 -
Kent - 2 £31,250 -
Dartford - 2 £31,250 -
Dundee - 2 £24,000 -
Manchester - 2 £30,000 -
Yateley - 1 £26,500 -
Essex - 1 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £26,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £22,000 -

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Kaspersky 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 Kaspersky.

1 97 (85.84%) Windows
2 95 (84.07%) Firewall
3 87 (76.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 85 (75.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (72.57%) VMware
6 81 (71.68%) Active Directory
7 77 (68.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 76 (67.26%) MS Exchange
9 74 (65.49%) Symantec
9 74 (65.49%) Norton AntiVirus
10 71 (62.83%) VPN
11 67 (59.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 65 (57.52%) Cisco
13 57 (50.44%) Backup Exec
14 54 (47.79%) TCP/IP
15 52 (46.02%) SAN
16 48 (42.48%) Windows Server 2012
17 47 (41.59%) Citrix
18 45 (39.82%) Exchange Server 2003
18 45 (39.82%) Exchange Server 2007
18 45 (39.82%) WatchGuard
19 43 (38.05%) Internet
20 42 (37.17%) Wireless
20 42 (37.17%) vSphere
21 41 (36.28%) Microsoft
21 41 (36.28%) DNS
22 39 (34.51%) Blackberry
23 38 (33.63%) McAfee
24 36 (31.86%) Veeam
25 35 (30.97%) Exchange Server 2013

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Kaspersky 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 Kaspersky. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (67.26%) MS Exchange
2 67 (59.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (39.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 45 (39.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 35 (30.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (10.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (10.62%) SharePoint
6 11 (9.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (5.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.77%) Lync
8 2 (1.77%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 29 (25.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.96%) MS Office
3 4 (3.54%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 95 (84.07%) Firewall
2 71 (62.83%) VPN
3 54 (47.79%) TCP/IP
4 52 (46.02%) SAN
5 43 (38.05%) Internet
6 42 (37.17%) Wireless
7 41 (36.28%) DNS
8 35 (30.97%) VLAN
9 30 (26.55%) iSCSI
10 26 (23.01%) WAN
11 23 (20.35%) LAN
12 20 (17.70%) DHCP
13 16 (14.16%) NAS
14 15 (13.27%) DMZ
15 13 (11.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 11 (9.73%) SSL
16 11 (9.73%) FirePass
17 7 (6.19%) Network Security
18 6 (5.31%) SMTP
18 6 (5.31%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.47%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (14.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.31%) MS Access
General
1 15 (13.27%) Law
2 6 (5.31%) Legal
2 6 (5.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (39.82%) Analyst
2 33 (29.20%) 3rd Line Support
3 30 (26.55%) Support Engineer
4 25 (22.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 24 (21.24%) Support Analyst
6 14 (12.39%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (11.50%) Senior Security Analyst
7 13 (11.50%) Security Analyst
8 12 (10.62%) Support Specialist
8 12 (10.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (8.85%) IT Support
9 10 (8.85%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 7 (6.19%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (6.19%) Consultant
11 6 (5.31%) Desktop Analyst
11 6 (5.31%) Project Engineer
11 6 (5.31%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 6 (5.31%) Desktop Support
12 5 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 5 (4.42%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.31%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 39 (34.51%) Blackberry
2 17 (15.04%) iPad
3 10 (8.85%) Clustering
4 9 (7.96%) Replication
5 6 (5.31%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.31%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 97 (85.84%) Windows
2 87 (76.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 85 (75.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (42.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (27.43%) Mac OS
6 30 (26.55%) Linux
7 25 (22.12%) Windows 7
8 17 (15.04%) Windows XP
9 11 (9.73%) Windows Vista
9 11 (9.73%) Android
10 10 (8.85%) UNIX
11 7 (6.19%) Windows 8
12 4 (3.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.43%) Migration
2 28 (24.78%) E-Commerce
3 18 (15.93%) Mobile Device Management
4 15 (13.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 13 (11.50%) ITIL
6 10 (8.85%) Change Control
7 5 (4.42%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.54%) Business Continuity
8 4 (3.54%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.65%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.65%) Network Management
9 3 (2.65%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.65%) Software Deployment
9 3 (2.65%) Change Management
10 2 (1.77%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.77%) Data Security
10 2 (1.77%) Asset Management
10 2 (1.77%) Information Security
10 2 (1.77%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.19%) SQL
2 6 (5.31%) VB
2 6 (5.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (12.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.96%) MCSE
3 8 (7.08%) MCSA
4 6 (5.31%) MCP
4 6 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.31%) CCNA
5 5 (4.42%) MCITP
6 4 (3.54%) Degree
7 3 (2.65%) CCSE
8 2 (1.77%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.04%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (71.68%) Active Directory
2 77 (68.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (37.17%) vSphere
4 20 (17.70%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (15.93%) XenApp
6 13 (11.50%) Hyper-V
7 11 (9.73%) VMware ESX
8 8 (7.08%) XenServer
9 3 (2.65%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.88%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 74 (65.49%) Norton AntiVirus
2 57 (50.44%) Backup Exec
3 13 (11.50%) Tivoli
4 12 (10.62%) WSUS
5 3 (2.65%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 82 (72.57%) VMware
2 74 (65.49%) Symantec
3 65 (57.52%) Cisco
4 47 (41.59%) Citrix
5 45 (39.82%) WatchGuard
6 41 (36.28%) Microsoft
7 38 (33.63%) McAfee
8 36 (31.86%) Veeam
9 24 (21.24%) CheckPoint
10 19 (16.81%) IBM
10 19 (16.81%) HP
11 16 (14.16%) NetApp
12 15 (13.27%) Websense
13 13 (11.50%) CA
13 13 (11.50%) Riverbed
13 13 (11.50%) GFI Software
13 13 (11.50%) F5
14 10 (8.85%) CommVault
15 8 (7.08%) Mitel
16 5 (4.42%) LANDesk
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