The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 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 Kaspersky Lab.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kaspersky
Rank 862 912 880
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -32
Permanent jobs citing Kaspersky 30 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.029% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.059% 0.062% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 9
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,800 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.03%

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
50850 55188 51860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.06% 46.68% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 40873 44791 42312
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 May 2015 within the UK.

Kaspersky Salary Histogram in the UK

Kaspersky
Top 15 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 27 May 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 +45 30 £45,000 +50.00% 11
Surrey +19 11 £55,000 +100.00% 1
South East +14 11 £55,000 +76.00% 3
West Midlands -1 8 £32,500 +18.18% 6
Birmingham -5 8 £32,500 +18.18% 5
London +29 6 £46,250 +23.33% 2
Yorkshire +10 5 £35,000 +25.00%
Woking +15 3 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire +14 3 £35,000 +25.00%
Leeds +21 2 £35,000 +25.00%
East Yorkshire - 2 £27,000 -
City of London - 2 £57,500 - 1
Goole - 2 £27,000 -
Guildford - 2 £45,000 -
Halifax - 1 £35,000 -

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 49 (66.22%) Windows
2 47 (63.51%) Active Directory
3 46 (62.16%) Citrix
4 42 (56.76%) MS Exchange
5 41 (55.41%) Microsoft
6 39 (52.70%) Firewall
7 36 (48.65%) VMware
7 36 (48.65%) Symantec
7 36 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (41.89%) SAN
9 30 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (39.19%) CheckPoint
10 29 (39.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 28 (37.84%) SQL Server
12 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
14 24 (32.43%) XenApp
14 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 24 (32.43%) MS Office
14 24 (32.43%) SLA
15 23 (31.08%) Norton AntiVirus
15 23 (31.08%) NAS
16 20 (27.03%) NetScaler
17 18 (24.32%) VPN
18 17 (22.97%) Cisco
18 17 (22.97%) Exchange Server 2010
19 15 (20.27%) Kalman Filter
19 15 (20.27%) NetApp
20 14 (18.92%) Juniper
20 14 (18.92%) TCP/IP

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 42 (56.76%) MS Exchange
2 29 (39.19%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (22.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (12.16%) GroupWise
6 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (6.76%) IIS
8 2 (2.70%) Lync
9 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (32.43%) MS Office
2 13 (17.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Line 500
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 39 (52.70%) Firewall
2 31 (41.89%) SAN
3 23 (31.08%) NAS
4 20 (27.03%) NetScaler
5 18 (24.32%) VPN
6 14 (18.92%) TCP/IP
7 12 (16.22%) WAN
8 11 (14.86%) LAN
8 11 (14.86%) VoIP
9 8 (10.81%) VLAN
10 5 (6.76%) DNS
10 5 (6.76%) Internet
10 5 (6.76%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (4.05%) SMTP
11 3 (4.05%) DHCP
12 2 (2.70%) Broadband
12 2 (2.70%) Wireless
12 2 (2.70%) IPsec
12 2 (2.70%) L2TP
12 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 26 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.70%) WebFOCUS
5 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.35%) MSI
General
1 1 (1.35%) Law
1 1 (1.35%) Legal
1 1 (1.35%) Retail
1 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (17.57%) Technical Engineer
2 13 (17.57%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (14.86%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (12.16%) Technical Support
4 9 (12.16%) Server Support
4 9 (12.16%) Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (10.81%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (10.81%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 7 (9.46%) Network Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Support Specialist
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Network Support
9 3 (4.05%) Installations Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Support Technician
9 3 (4.05%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) IT Support
10 2 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) .NET
1 1 (1.35%) MAPI
1 1 (1.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Data Centre
2 13 (17.57%) Clustering
3 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Social Network
4 2 (2.70%) FMCG
5 1 (1.35%) BYOD
5 1 (1.35%) Wiki
5 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (66.22%) Windows
2 36 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (18.92%) Linux
6 13 (17.57%) UNIX
7 9 (12.16%) Windows 7
7 9 (12.16%) NetWare
8 8 (10.81%) Windows 2000
9 4 (5.41%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.35%) Android
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) Kalman Filter
2 13 (17.57%) Project Management
2 13 (17.57%) Change Control
3 11 (14.86%) ITIL
4 9 (12.16%) Quality Management
4 9 (12.16%) Business Continuity
4 9 (12.16%) Network Management
4 9 (12.16%) Network Design
4 9 (12.16%) Time Management
4 9 (12.16%) People Management
5 8 (10.81%) ITSM
5 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2
5 8 (10.81%) Service Management
6 3 (4.05%) Change Management
6 3 (4.05%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.35%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.35%) Logistics
8 1 (1.35%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) SQL
2 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.70%) VBA
4 1 (1.35%) C
4 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) CCSE
2 12 (16.22%) CCSA
3 10 (13.51%) Degree
4 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (10.81%) MCSE
5 8 (10.81%) MCITP
5 8 (10.81%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (2.70%) MCP
7 1 (1.35%) HND
7 1 (1.35%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.35%) MCSA
7 1 (1.35%) CCNA
7 1 (1.35%) CISSP
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.35%) CISA
7 1 (1.35%) CISM
7 1 (1.35%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (32.43%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (63.51%) Active Directory
2 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (32.43%) XenApp
3 12 (16.22%) vSphere
3 12 (16.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (16.22%) BitLocker
4 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.70%) UAG
7 1 (1.35%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.35%) KVM
7 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 23 (31.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 13 (17.57%) Opsview
3 12 (16.22%) SCOM
3 12 (16.22%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (4.05%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.70%) WSUS
5 2 (2.70%) SCCM
6 1 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.35%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 46 (62.16%) Citrix
2 41 (55.41%) Microsoft
3 36 (48.65%) Symantec
3 36 (48.65%) VMware
4 29 (39.19%) CheckPoint
5 17 (22.97%) Cisco
6 15 (20.27%) NetApp
7 14 (18.92%) Juniper
7 14 (18.92%) WatchGuard
8 13 (17.57%) Dell
9 9 (12.16%) Novell
9 9 (12.16%) Sophos
9 9 (12.16%) AVG
10 8 (10.81%) SonicWALL
10 8 (10.81%) Kaseya
11 6 (8.11%) HP
12 2 (2.70%) EMC
12 2 (2.70%) Lotus
12 2 (2.70%) Apple
12 2 (2.70%) Sage
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