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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Proofpoint
Rank 900 920 879
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -41
Permanent jobs citing Proofpoint 3 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.007% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.006% 0.015% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Average salary £60,000 £43,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.72% +44.16%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £27,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -6.08%

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
52278 54562 54004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.24% 47.05% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 42309 43484 44149
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 £71,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 1 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 1 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
England +29 2 £52,500 +54.41%
East of England +18 2 £52,500 +54.41%
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -

Proofpoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 (70.00%) Symantec
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) Lync
3 4 (40.00%) SIEM
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) SSL
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Legal
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (20.00%) Qualys
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (20.00%) M86 Security
5 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (20.00%) Trustwave
5 2 (20.00%) LogRhythm
6 1 (10.00%) MS Project

Proofpoint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 4 (40.00%) Lync
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) Extranet
3 1 (10.00%) DSL
3 1 (10.00%) ISDN
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) NOC Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) SIEM
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCSP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (10.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Symantec
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Qualys
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) M86 Security
3 2 (20.00%) Trustwave
3 2 (20.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee
4 1 (10.00%) Sophos
4 1 (10.00%) Clearswift
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat