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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kaspersky
Rank 859 847 876
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +29
Permanent jobs citing Kaspersky 37 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.031% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.068% 0.066% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 10
Average salary £37,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,450 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £35,250 £34,300
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.20%

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
54224 51451 53768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.58% 47.30% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 43308 42193 44866
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 £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Kaspersky Salary Histogram in the UK

Kaspersky
Top 24 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 24 October 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 -7 37 £37,000 +23.33% 7
London +26 16 £37,500 +25.00% 1
South East -15 10 £28,750 -4.16% 2
Bromley - 9 £37,500 -
Manchester -1 6 £47,500 +35.71% 2
North West -19 6 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Hampshire -9 5 £27,500 -15.38%
Havant -12 5 £27,500 -15.38%
West Midlands - 3 £23,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £26,250 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Witney - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £35,000 -
Surrey -11 1 £40,000 +45.45%
East of England -20 1 £30,000 - 2
South West - 1 £22,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £30,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £22,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 - 2
High Wycombe - 1 £35,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £22,500 -
Diss - 1 £30,000 - 2
Reading - 1 £60,000 - 1
Walsall - 1 £23,000 -

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 65 (69.89%) Windows
2 58 (62.37%) Firewall
3 57 (61.29%) VMware
4 55 (59.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 50 (53.76%) MS Exchange
5 50 (53.76%) Symantec
6 46 (49.46%) Active Directory
7 45 (48.39%) Norton AntiVirus
8 42 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2010
9 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 41 (44.09%) WatchGuard
9 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (44.09%) VPN
10 39 (41.94%) Citrix
11 38 (40.86%) McAfee
12 36 (38.71%) Microsoft
12 36 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
13 33 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2013
14 32 (34.41%) Cisco
14 32 (34.41%) SAN
15 31 (33.33%) CheckPoint
16 28 (30.11%) Backup Exec
16 28 (30.11%) VLAN
17 26 (27.96%) Veeam
18 25 (26.88%) vSphere
18 25 (26.88%) Exchange Server 2003
19 24 (25.81%) SLA
19 24 (25.81%) TCP/IP
20 23 (24.73%) WAN
20 23 (24.73%) MS Office

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (53.76%) MS Exchange
2 42 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (26.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (18.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.38%) IBM Notes
7 5 (5.38%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (5.38%) Lync
8 3 (3.23%) WorkSite
8 3 (3.23%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (2.15%) IIS
10 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 23 (24.73%) MS Office
2 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (62.37%) Firewall
2 41 (44.09%) VPN
3 32 (34.41%) SAN
4 28 (30.11%) VLAN
5 24 (25.81%) TCP/IP
6 23 (24.73%) WAN
7 22 (23.66%) iSCSI
8 18 (19.35%) LAN
9 13 (13.98%) DNS
10 8 (8.60%) Internet
10 8 (8.60%) MPLS
10 8 (8.60%) DHCP
11 7 (7.53%) Wireless
12 6 (6.45%) NAS
13 4 (4.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 4 (4.30%) DMZ
14 3 (3.23%) NetScaler
14 3 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (2.15%) VPLS
15 2 (2.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.23%) Ingres
4 2 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (7.53%) Law
2 6 (6.45%) Legal
3 2 (2.15%) Finance
3 2 (2.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (37.63%) Support Engineer
2 24 (25.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 23 (24.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (16.13%) Analyst
5 13 (13.98%) Support Specialist
6 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Security Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) IT Support
7 6 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Products Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Security Support Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.45%) Replication
2 6 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.38%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.30%) Clustering
5 2 (2.15%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.15%) PKI
5 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (69.89%) Windows
2 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 36 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (17.20%) Windows 7
5 12 (12.90%) Linux
6 11 (11.83%) Windows 8
7 9 (9.68%) Windows XP
8 7 (7.53%) UNIX
9 5 (5.38%) Android
9 5 (5.38%) Mac OS
10 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) Migration
2 11 (11.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (5.38%) ITIL
4 5 (5.38%) E-Commerce
5 4 (4.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.30%) Change Control
5 4 (4.30%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (4.30%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.23%) Supplier Management
6 3 (3.23%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.23%) Information Security
7 2 (2.15%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.15%) Document Management
7 2 (2.15%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.15%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.15%) Network Management
7 2 (2.15%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.60%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.53%) VBScript
3 5 (5.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (17.20%) CCSE
2 13 (13.98%) CCSA
3 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (10.75%) MCP
5 9 (9.68%) MCSE
6 7 (7.53%) MCITP
7 5 (5.38%) Degree
7 5 (5.38%) MCTS
8 2 (2.15%) MCSA
8 2 (2.15%) MCDBA
8 2 (2.15%) CCNA
8 2 (2.15%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (59.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (49.46%) Active Directory
3 25 (26.88%) vSphere
4 11 (11.83%) XenApp
5 10 (10.75%) Hyper-V
6 8 (8.60%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (7.53%) VMware ESX
8 6 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (5.38%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (3.23%) XenDesktop
10 3 (3.23%) MetaFrame
11 1 (1.08%) Xen
11 1 (1.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 45 (48.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 28 (30.11%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.30%) Sysprep
3 4 (4.30%) Opsview
4 2 (2.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.15%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.15%) SCCM
5 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 57 (61.29%) VMware
2 50 (53.76%) Symantec
3 41 (44.09%) WatchGuard
4 39 (41.94%) Citrix
5 38 (40.86%) McAfee
6 36 (38.71%) Microsoft
7 32 (34.41%) Cisco
8 31 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 26 (27.96%) Veeam
10 12 (12.90%) NetApp
11 9 (9.68%) HP
12 7 (7.53%) AppSense
12 7 (7.53%) Websense
13 6 (6.45%) EMC
14 5 (5.38%) Lotus
15 4 (4.30%) CA
15 4 (4.30%) Clearswift
15 4 (4.30%) Fortinet
15 4 (4.30%) SonicWALL
15 4 (4.30%) Aerohive Networks
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