The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Q1 Labs products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Q1 Labs over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Q1 Labs.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Q1 Labs
Rank 936 965 991
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +26
Permanent jobs citing Q1 Labs 4 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.009% 0.004% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Median salary £35,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% -4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 - £39,750

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
46584 51824 55874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.44% 46.90% 46.57%
Number of salaries quoted 38083 41521 44877
Median 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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Q1 Labs
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Q1 Labs as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Q1 Labs Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Q1 Labs
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Q1 Labs within the UK.

Q1 Labs Salary Trend in the UK

Q1 Labs
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Q1 Labs within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +12 3 £35,000 -39.13%
Bristol - 3 £35,000 -
South West - 3 £35,000 -

Q1 Labs
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Q1 Labs also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Q1 Labs.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) LogLogic
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Snort
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (75.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat

Q1 Labs
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Presales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CRISC
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (25.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (75.00%) LogLogic
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec