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 20 August 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 Proofpoint, Inc.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Proofpoint
Rank 896 857 879
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +22
Permanent jobs citing Proofpoint 7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.013% 0.013% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £14,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £60,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £24,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+39.39% -41.76%

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
54560 52327 57936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.27% 47.96% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 43285 42840 48721
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Proofpoint Salary Histogram in the UK

Proofpoint
Top 7 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 20 August 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 -12 7 £34,500 -27.36% 2
South East - 6 £34,500 -
Kent - 5 £34,500 -
Folkestone - 3 £34,500 -
London -13 1 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Hampshire - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

Proofpoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 20 (90.91%) CheckPoint
1 20 (90.91%) Kalman Filter
2 19 (86.36%) Firewall
3 16 (72.73%) Websense
4 15 (68.18%) SIEM
5 14 (63.64%) Internet
5 14 (63.64%) IBM
5 14 (63.64%) Tripwire
5 14 (63.64%) PCI DSS
6 13 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (59.09%) Management Information System
6 13 (59.09%) Information Security
6 13 (59.09%) E-Commerce
7 11 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco
8 6 (27.27%) CCNP
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (27.27%) Juniper
9 5 (22.73%) DSL
9 5 (22.73%) CCSP
9 5 (22.73%) SSL
9 5 (22.73%) ISDN
9 5 (22.73%) LAN
9 5 (22.73%) WAN
9 5 (22.73%) VPN
9 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
9 5 (22.73%) SecurID
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (22.73%) Wireless
9 5 (22.73%) Network Management

Proofpoint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 14 (63.64%) Internet
3 11 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (22.73%) Wireless
4 5 (22.73%) ISDN
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) WAN
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
4 5 (22.73%) SSL
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (22.73%) DSL
5 3 (13.64%) Network Security
6 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.55%) Extranet
6 1 (4.55%) MPLS
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Consultant
1 14 (63.64%) Security Consultant
2 10 (45.45%) Information Security Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Security Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Security Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) IT Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) IT Security Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (22.73%) SecurID
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Kalman Filter
2 15 (68.18%) SIEM
3 13 (59.09%) Information Security
3 13 (59.09%) E-Commerce
4 5 (22.73%) Network Management
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) DNA
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) CCNP
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (22.73%) CCSP
3 4 (18.18%) SSCP
3 4 (18.18%) CISA
4 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) PCI DSS
2 13 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.55%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 16 (72.73%) Websense
3 14 (63.64%) Tripwire
3 14 (63.64%) IBM
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) Juniper
5 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
6 2 (9.09%) Symantec
6 2 (9.09%) McAfee
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) Clearswift
7 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire
7 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.55%) TippingPoint
7 1 (4.55%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) LexisNexis
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