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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Q1 Labs over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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 Q1 Labs.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Q1 Labs
Rank - 933 913
Permanent jobs citing Q1 Labs 0 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.002% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 14
Average salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £57,500

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
46600 49972 49120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.75% 47.58% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38154 41021 38847
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Q1 Labs
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Q1 Labs within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Q1 Labs 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 Q1 Labs.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre

Q1 Labs
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Q1 Labs 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 Q1 Labs. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec