The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Proofpoint 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 Proofpoint over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Proofpoint, Inc.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Proofpoint
Rank 900 929 871
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -58
Permanent jobs citing Proofpoint 3 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.006% 0.019% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 10
Average salary £60,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £27,000 £21,250
% change year-on-year
+122.22% +27.05%

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
52130 56421 54941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.04% 46.72% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 41922 45150 44725
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 £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Proofpoint
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Proofpoint Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Proofpoint
Salary Trend

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

Proofpoint Salary Trend in the UK

Proofpoint
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Proofpoint over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Proofpoint Salary Histogram in the UK

Proofpoint
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Proofpoint within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
East of England +31 2 £52,500 +54.41%
England +24 2 £52,500 +72.13%
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -

Proofpoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Proofpoint 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 Proofpoint.

1 7 (87.50%) Symantec
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) SIEM
3 3 (37.50%) Lync
4 2 (25.00%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) M86 Security
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (25.00%) Trustwave
4 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (25.00%) Qualys
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (25.00%) LogRhythm
5 1 (12.50%) Electronics
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee
5 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (12.50%) Sophos

Proofpoint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Proofpoint 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 Proofpoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Lync
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Network Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) NOC Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (12.50%) SCDPM
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Symantec
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Qualys
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) M86 Security
3 2 (25.00%) Trustwave
3 2 (25.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos
4 1 (12.50%) Clearswift
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) EMC