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 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 Kaspersky Lab.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kaspersky
Rank 844 856 885
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +29
Permanent jobs citing Kaspersky 55 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.016% 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.100% 0.033% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 55 16 4
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%

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

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Kaspersky Salary Histogram in the UK

Kaspersky
Top 26 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 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 +3 55 £37,500 +25.00% 3
London +21 24 £37,500 +47.05%
South East -8 20 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Bromley - 16 £37,500 -
Surrey +6 15 £35,000 +16.66%
North West -13 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Chester - 4 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £27,500 - 1
Woking - 3 £45,000 -
Havant - 3 £27,500 - 1
Reading -4 2 £60,000 +215.78%
Berkshire -5 2 £60,000 +215.78% 1
West Yorkshire -37 2 £24,250 -13.39%
Yorkshire -44 2 £24,250 -13.39%
West Midlands - 2 £26,250 -
Birmingham - 2 £26,250 -
Dorking - 2 £30,000 -
Manchester -12 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Leeds -28 1 £22,500 -19.64%
Castleford - 1 £26,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £22,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £27,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £22,500 - 1
East of England - 1 £27,500 -
South West - 1 £22,500 - 1

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 60 (67.42%) Firewall
2 58 (65.17%) Windows
3 51 (57.30%) VMware
3 51 (57.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (56.18%) MS Exchange
5 46 (51.69%) Symantec
6 45 (50.56%) Active Directory
6 45 (50.56%) WatchGuard
7 43 (48.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 39 (43.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (43.82%) VPN
9 37 (41.57%) Citrix
9 37 (41.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 37 (41.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 36 (40.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (39.33%) Backup Exec
12 34 (38.20%) Exchange Server 2013
13 32 (35.96%) SAN
13 32 (35.96%) Cisco
14 31 (34.83%) CheckPoint
14 31 (34.83%) McAfee
14 31 (34.83%) VLAN
15 30 (33.71%) Microsoft
16 29 (32.58%) TCP/IP
17 27 (30.34%) vSphere
18 26 (29.21%) Exchange Server 2003
19 24 (26.97%) Veeam
20 22 (24.72%) SLA
21 21 (23.60%) Migration
22 20 (22.47%) Exchange Server 2007

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (56.18%) MS Exchange
2 37 (41.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (38.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (29.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (22.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.62%) Lync
7 3 (3.37%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (3.37%) WorkSite
7 3 (3.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.25%) IIS
8 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (20.22%) MS Office
2 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (67.42%) Firewall
2 39 (43.82%) VPN
3 32 (35.96%) SAN
4 31 (34.83%) VLAN
5 29 (32.58%) TCP/IP
6 20 (22.47%) iSCSI
7 16 (17.98%) LAN
7 16 (17.98%) WAN
8 13 (14.61%) Wireless
9 10 (11.24%) Internet
10 7 (7.87%) MPLS
10 7 (7.87%) DNS
11 6 (6.74%) NetScaler
12 5 (5.62%) NAS
12 5 (5.62%) DHCP
12 5 (5.62%) Ethernet
13 3 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (2.25%) DMZ
14 2 (2.25%) OSPF
14 2 (2.25%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (8.99%) Law
2 7 (7.87%) Legal
3 2 (2.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (33.71%) Support Engineer
2 20 (22.47%) 3rd Line Support
3 19 (21.35%) Analyst
4 18 (20.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 17 (19.10%) Support Specialist
6 7 (7.87%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Security Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) IT Support
8 5 (5.62%) Network Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.49%) Products Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Security Support Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Desktop Support
10 3 (3.37%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.25%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Blackberry
2 7 (7.87%) Replication
3 5 (5.62%) Clustering
3 5 (5.62%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.37%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.25%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.25%) PKI
5 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (65.17%) Windows
2 39 (43.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 37 (41.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (40.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (21.35%) Windows 7
6 11 (12.36%) Windows 8
6 11 (12.36%) Mac OS
6 11 (12.36%) Linux
6 11 (12.36%) Windows XP
7 5 (5.62%) UNIX
8 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.12%) Android
8 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.60%) Migration
2 9 (10.11%) E-Commerce
3 8 (8.99%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (5.62%) Network Management
4 5 (5.62%) Change Control
5 4 (4.49%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (4.49%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (3.37%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (3.37%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.25%) Document Management
7 2 (2.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (2.25%) Information Security
7 2 (2.25%) ITIL
7 2 (2.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.25%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.12%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.87%) VBScript
3 5 (5.62%) SQL
4 2 (2.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (22.47%) CCSE
2 16 (17.98%) CCSA
3 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.62%) MCSE
3 5 (5.62%) MCITP
4 4 (4.49%) MCP
5 3 (3.37%) MCTS
6 2 (2.25%) Degree
6 2 (2.25%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (2.25%) MCSA
6 2 (2.25%) CCNA
6 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (24.72%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (57.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (50.56%) Active Directory
3 27 (30.34%) vSphere
4 12 (13.48%) XenApp
5 8 (8.99%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (7.87%) Hyper-V
7 6 (6.74%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (6.74%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.49%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.25%) XenServer
10 1 (1.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 43 (48.31%) Norton AntiVirus
2 35 (39.33%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.62%) XenMobile
4 4 (4.49%) Sysprep
5 3 (3.37%) WSUS
6 2 (2.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (2.25%) Opsview
7 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (57.30%) VMware
2 46 (51.69%) Symantec
3 45 (50.56%) WatchGuard
4 37 (41.57%) Citrix
5 32 (35.96%) Cisco
6 31 (34.83%) McAfee
6 31 (34.83%) CheckPoint
7 30 (33.71%) Microsoft
8 24 (26.97%) Veeam
9 16 (17.98%) NetApp
10 12 (13.48%) HP
11 7 (7.87%) AppSense
12 4 (4.49%) Fortinet
12 4 (4.49%) Websense
12 4 (4.49%) SonicWALL
12 4 (4.49%) Aerohive Networks
13 3 (3.37%) EMC
13 3 (3.37%) CommVault
13 3 (3.37%) Remedy
14 2 (2.25%) Sophos
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