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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kaspersky
Rank 857 860 893
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +33
Permanent jobs citing Kaspersky 45 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.015% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.083% 0.031% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 45 15 8
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,000 £38,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%

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
54348 51006 56396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.48% 47.80% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43047 41854 47152
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Kaspersky Salary Histogram in the UK

Kaspersky
Top 20 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 19 September 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 +10 45 £37,500 +25.00% 6
London -11 19 £37,500 +40.18% 2
South East -5 16 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Bromley - 12 £37,500 -
Surrey +6 9 £40,000 +33.33%
North West -14 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Hampshire -4 5 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Havant -7 5 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Cheshire - 4 £40,000 -
Chester - 4 £40,000 -
Manchester 0 3 £47,500 +35.71%
Berkshire +4 2 £60,000 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £26,250 -
Reading - 2 £60,000 -
Woking - 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £26,250 -
South West - 1 £22,500 - 1
Dorking - 1 £30,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £22,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £22,500 - 1

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 63 (67.74%) Firewall
2 62 (66.67%) Windows
3 54 (58.06%) VMware
3 54 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (54.84%) MS Exchange
5 50 (53.76%) Symantec
6 46 (49.46%) Active Directory
7 45 (48.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 45 (48.39%) WatchGuard
8 43 (46.24%) VPN
9 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 40 (43.01%) Exchange Server 2010
10 40 (43.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 37 (39.78%) Citrix
12 35 (37.63%) Exchange Server 2013
13 34 (36.56%) McAfee
14 33 (35.48%) Backup Exec
14 33 (35.48%) CheckPoint
15 32 (34.41%) SAN
15 32 (34.41%) Cisco
15 32 (34.41%) Microsoft
16 31 (33.33%) VLAN
17 30 (32.26%) TCP/IP
18 26 (27.96%) Exchange Server 2003
18 26 (27.96%) vSphere
19 25 (26.88%) Veeam
20 22 (23.66%) SLA
21 21 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
22 20 (21.51%) iSCSI

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 51 (54.84%) MS Exchange
2 40 (43.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (37.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (27.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 21 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.38%) Lync
6 5 (5.38%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.23%) WorkSite
7 3 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.15%) IIS
8 2 (2.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (21.51%) MS Office
2 16 (17.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (67.74%) Firewall
2 43 (46.24%) VPN
3 32 (34.41%) SAN
4 31 (33.33%) VLAN
5 30 (32.26%) TCP/IP
6 20 (21.51%) iSCSI
7 19 (20.43%) LAN
7 19 (20.43%) WAN
8 11 (11.83%) Internet
8 11 (11.83%) Wireless
9 9 (9.68%) DNS
10 7 (7.53%) MPLS
11 6 (6.45%) NAS
12 5 (5.38%) NetScaler
12 5 (5.38%) DHCP
13 4 (4.30%) Ethernet
13 4 (4.30%) DMZ
13 4 (4.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 3 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (2.15%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (8.60%) Law
2 7 (7.53%) Legal
3 2 (2.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Finance
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (35.48%) Support Engineer
2 23 (24.73%) 3rd Line Support
3 21 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 19 (20.43%) Analyst
5 17 (18.28%) Support Specialist
6 6 (6.45%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) Security Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) IT Support
7 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Products Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Network Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.08%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.53%) Replication
4 5 (5.38%) Clustering
4 5 (5.38%) Smartphone
5 4 (4.30%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.15%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.15%) PKI
7 1 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 62 (66.67%) Windows
2 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (43.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (21.51%) Windows 7
5 13 (13.98%) Linux
6 12 (12.90%) Windows 8
7 11 (11.83%) Windows XP
8 10 (10.75%) Mac OS
9 5 (5.38%) UNIX
10 3 (3.23%) Android
10 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) Migration
2 9 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (8.60%) E-Commerce
4 5 (5.38%) Change Control
4 5 (5.38%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (4.30%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (4.30%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (4.30%) Network Management
5 4 (4.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.15%) ITIL
7 2 (2.15%) Information Security
7 2 (2.15%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.15%) Document Management
8 1 (1.08%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.53%) VBScript
3 4 (4.30%) SQL
4 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) CCSE
2 16 (17.20%) CCSA
3 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.60%) MCSE
4 7 (7.53%) MCP
4 7 (7.53%) MCITP
5 5 (5.38%) MCTS
6 2 (2.15%) Degree
6 2 (2.15%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (2.15%) MCSA
6 2 (2.15%) CCNA
6 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.08%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (23.66%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (49.46%) Active Directory
3 26 (27.96%) vSphere
4 11 (11.83%) XenApp
5 8 (8.60%) Hyper-V
5 8 (8.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (7.53%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (6.45%) VMware ESX
8 5 (5.38%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 45 (48.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 33 (35.48%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.30%) Sysprep
3 4 (4.30%) XenMobile
4 3 (3.23%) WSUS
5 2 (2.15%) Opsview
5 2 (2.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (58.06%) VMware
2 50 (53.76%) Symantec
3 45 (48.39%) WatchGuard
4 37 (39.78%) Citrix
5 34 (36.56%) McAfee
6 33 (35.48%) CheckPoint
7 32 (34.41%) Cisco
7 32 (34.41%) Microsoft
8 25 (26.88%) Veeam
9 15 (16.13%) NetApp
10 12 (12.90%) HP
11 7 (7.53%) AppSense
12 6 (6.45%) Websense
13 4 (4.30%) Clearswift
13 4 (4.30%) Fortinet
13 4 (4.30%) SonicWALL
13 4 (4.30%) Aerohive Networks
13 4 (4.30%) CA
14 3 (3.23%) CommVault
14 3 (3.23%) EMC
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 26 days ago
Cheltenham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago