The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nimsoft 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 Nimsoft over the 3 months to 31 March 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 Nimsoft.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nimsoft
Rank 879 879 881
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Nimsoft 16 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.024% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.031% 0.050% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 15
Average salary £33,750 £32,125 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.05% -19.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £23,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £28,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -33.52%

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
51764 53915 53378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.23% 47.03% 48.66%
Number of salaries quoted 41850 42956 43645
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 £70,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Nimsoft
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Nimsoft within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Nimsoft Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Nimsoft
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Nimsoft within the UK.

Nimsoft Salary Trend in the UK

Nimsoft
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nimsoft over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 within the UK.

Nimsoft Salary Histogram in the UK

Nimsoft
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nimsoft within the UK over the 3 months to 31 March 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 -20 15 £32,500 +2.36% 1
South East +10 8 £29,000 -47.27%
Woking +10 6 £26,250 -52.27%
Surrey -4 6 £26,250 -52.27%
London +1 3 £52,500 +50.00%
West Midlands - 3 £27,500 -
Solihull - 2 - -
Scotland +20 1 £37,500 -
Glasgow +13 1 £37,500 -
City of London +3 1 £52,500 +40.00%
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £27,500 -
Chesterfield - 1 £37,500 -

Nimsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Nimsoft 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 Nimsoft.

1 32 (50.79%) Microsoft
2 31 (49.21%) Windows
3 28 (44.44%) SQL
4 27 (42.86%) VMware
5 24 (38.10%) Citrix
6 23 (36.51%) HP
6 23 (36.51%) CA
7 18 (28.57%) Java
8 15 (23.81%) ITIL
9 14 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 14 (22.22%) SolarWinds
10 13 (20.63%) BMC
10 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
10 13 (20.63%) SCOM
11 12 (19.05%) Firewall
11 12 (19.05%) LAN
11 12 (19.05%) Nagios
12 11 (17.46%) Statistics
12 11 (17.46%) Performance Metrics
13 10 (15.87%) IBM
14 9 (14.29%) Perl
15 8 (12.70%) Cisco
15 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (12.70%) Trend Analysis
16 7 (11.11%) OO
16 7 (11.11%) Linux
16 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (11.11%) Banking
16 7 (11.11%) Investment Banking

Nimsoft
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Nimsoft 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 Nimsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.76%) Lync
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.17%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.94%) Office 365
2 2 (3.17%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) LAN
1 12 (19.05%) Firewall
2 6 (9.52%) SAN
3 5 (7.94%) NAS
3 5 (7.94%) SNMP
4 3 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.59%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) DB2
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (3.17%) LoadRunner
1 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) Introscope
General
1 7 (11.11%) Banking
1 7 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Law
3 2 (3.17%) Legal
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Applications Support
3 10 (15.87%) Support Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Monitoring Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Consultant
6 6 (9.52%) Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Network Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Performance Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Applications Support Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) Data Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) Messaging Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Applications Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) Web Services
2 2 (3.17%) WSH
2 2 (3.17%) XMPP
2 2 (3.17%) HTML
2 2 (3.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Statistics
1 11 (17.46%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.17%) Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) e-Health
3 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 31 (49.21%) Windows
2 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (11.11%) Linux
3 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.94%) Windows 2000
4 5 (7.94%) UNIX
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Vista
5 3 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) ITIL
2 8 (12.70%) Trend Analysis
3 7 (11.11%) OO
4 6 (9.52%) Project Management
4 6 (9.52%) Service Management
5 5 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.94%) ITSM
5 5 (7.94%) Business Development
5 5 (7.94%) Use Case
5 5 (7.94%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (6.35%) IT Asset Management
7 3 (4.76%) Migration
7 3 (4.76%) OOP
8 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.17%) Data Management
8 2 (3.17%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.59%) Line Management
9 1 (1.59%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) SQL
2 18 (28.57%) Java
3 9 (14.29%) Perl
4 4 (6.35%) C#
5 2 (3.17%) C
5 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.17%) VBScript
5 2 (3.17%) VB
5 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (6.35%) MCSE
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) CCNA
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.59%) MCITP
System Software
1 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) vSphere
3 5 (7.94%) XenApp
3 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.76%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.59%) UAG
6 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) SCOM
2 12 (19.05%) Nagios
3 5 (7.94%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.76%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (4.76%) OpenView
5 2 (3.17%) Netcool
5 2 (3.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (1.59%) OVSD
6 1 (1.59%) WSUS
6 1 (1.59%) Netcool/Webtop
6 1 (1.59%) SCCM
6 1 (1.59%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.59%) CA Wily
6 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.59%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 32 (50.79%) Microsoft
2 27 (42.86%) VMware
3 24 (38.10%) Citrix
4 23 (36.51%) CA
4 23 (36.51%) HP
5 14 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 13 (20.63%) BMC
7 10 (15.87%) IBM
8 8 (12.70%) Cisco
9 6 (9.52%) EMC
9 6 (9.52%) Juniper
10 5 (7.94%) NetApp
10 5 (7.94%) 3PAR
10 5 (7.94%) Fortinet
11 4 (6.35%) Oracle
12 3 (4.76%) Compuware
13 2 (3.17%) Intel
13 2 (3.17%) Dell
13 2 (3.17%) MobileIron
14 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow