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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kaspersky
Rank 863 858 860
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Kaspersky 41 51 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.045% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.083% 0.096% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 16
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
49696 53351 49803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.55% 46.77% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 40807 42288 40761
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 £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 2015 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 4 September 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 -3 39 £41,500 +10.66%
London -12 12 £48,500 +29.33%
Surrey +1 9 £40,000 +14.28%
South East 0 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Yorkshire +17 7 £43,000 +77.31%
West Yorkshire +13 6 £43,000 +77.31%
Leeds +12 6 £43,000 +91.11%
West Midlands -1 5 £26,500 +0.95%
South West -10 5 £30,000 +33.33%
Cornwall - 5 £30,000 -
Redruth - 5 £30,000 -
Birmingham +3 4 £28,000 +6.66%
Chertsey - 4 £42,500 -
City of London - 4 £57,500 -
Dorking +13 3 £35,000 +16.66%
South Wales - 2 £27,500 -
Newport - 2 £27,500 -
Wales - 2 £27,500 -
Woking -1 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Coalville - 1 £29,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £25,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £27,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £29,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £25,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £29,000 -
Goole - 1 £27,000 -

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 42 (56.00%) Windows
1 42 (56.00%) Firewall
2 39 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 37 (49.33%) MS Exchange
4 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
4 34 (45.33%) VMware
5 29 (38.67%) CheckPoint
6 28 (37.33%) Symantec
6 28 (37.33%) Citrix
7 24 (32.00%) MS Office
8 23 (30.67%) TCP/IP
8 23 (30.67%) SLA
8 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (30.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
9 22 (29.33%) Norton AntiVirus
10 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (26.67%) WatchGuard
10 20 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (25.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (25.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 19 (25.33%) Cisco
11 19 (25.33%) CCSA
12 18 (24.00%) CCSE
12 18 (24.00%) SAN
12 18 (24.00%) XenApp
13 17 (22.67%) Sophos
14 16 (21.33%) SonicWALL
15 15 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 37 (49.33%) MS Exchange
2 20 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (25.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (25.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (8.00%) IIS
6 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.00%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.33%) Lync
8 1 (1.33%) GroupWise
Applications
1 24 (32.00%) MS Office
2 15 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Line 500
2 1 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 42 (56.00%) Firewall
2 23 (30.67%) TCP/IP
3 18 (24.00%) SAN
4 15 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 13 (17.33%) VLAN
6 12 (16.00%) VPN
7 9 (12.00%) NAS
8 8 (10.67%) DNS
8 8 (10.67%) WAN
9 6 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (6.67%) DHCP
10 5 (6.67%) LAN
11 3 (4.00%) Network Security
12 2 (2.67%) IPsec
12 2 (2.67%) L2TP
12 2 (2.67%) VoIP
13 1 (1.33%) Intranet
13 1 (1.33%) Internet
13 1 (1.33%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.00%) WebFOCUS
5 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.00%) Law
1 3 (4.00%) Legal
2 2 (2.67%) Advertising
2 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (18.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) IT Support
4 7 (9.33%) Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Support Specialist
4 7 (9.33%) Network Support
5 6 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 5 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Operations Manager
6 5 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Administrator
6 5 (6.67%) Operations Manager
7 4 (5.33%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Installations Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Clustering
1 9 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) RMADS
3 4 (5.33%) Replication
4 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) EPoS
5 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.33%) iPhone
5 1 (1.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 42 (56.00%) Windows
2 23 (30.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (20.00%) Linux
6 9 (12.00%) Windows 2000
6 9 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 9 (12.00%) UNIX
7 7 (9.33%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.33%) Fedora
9 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.33%) CentOS
10 1 (1.33%) AIX
10 1 (1.33%) NetWare
10 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.33%) Android
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.33%) Change Control
2 8 (10.67%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (6.67%) Line Management
3 5 (6.67%) ITIL
4 4 (5.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.00%) Workflow
5 3 (4.00%) Migration
5 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.67%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (2.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.67%) Information Security
6 2 (2.67%) BCP
6 2 (2.67%) Project Management
6 2 (2.67%) Change Management
7 1 (1.33%) ERP
7 1 (1.33%) Document Management
7 1 (1.33%) ITSM
7 1 (1.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.00%) VBA
1 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.00%) C
3 2 (2.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) CCSA
2 18 (24.00%) CCSE
3 12 (16.00%) Check Point Certification
4 5 (6.67%) Degree
4 5 (6.67%) MCP
4 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) CISA
6 3 (4.00%) CISM
6 3 (4.00%) CISSP
7 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.67%) CCNA
8 1 (1.33%) HNC
8 1 (1.33%) MCSE
8 1 (1.33%) MCSA
8 1 (1.33%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (30.67%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (24.00%) XenApp
4 7 (9.33%) vSphere
4 7 (9.33%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (9.33%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.00%) BitLocker
5 6 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.33%) Novell eDirectory
7 1 (1.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 22 (29.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (12.00%) Opsview
3 7 (9.33%) Backup Exec
4 6 (8.00%) SCOM
4 6 (8.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.33%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
1 34 (45.33%) VMware
2 29 (38.67%) CheckPoint
3 28 (37.33%) Symantec
3 28 (37.33%) Citrix
4 20 (26.67%) WatchGuard
5 19 (25.33%) Cisco
6 17 (22.67%) Sophos
7 16 (21.33%) SonicWALL
8 15 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
9 12 (16.00%) Veeam
9 12 (16.00%) Juniper
10 11 (14.67%) NetApp
11 10 (13.33%) AVG
12 7 (9.33%) Dell
13 6 (8.00%) HP
13 6 (8.00%) CommVault
14 3 (4.00%) Lotus
14 3 (4.00%) Mitel
14 3 (4.00%) Zerto