The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Qualys 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 Qualys 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 Qualys, Inc.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Qualys
Rank 870 830 852
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +22
Permanent jobs citing Qualys 33 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.031% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.060% 0.065% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 22
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £97,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +44.82%

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

Qualys
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Qualys Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Qualys
Salary Trend

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

Qualys Salary Trend in the UK

Qualys
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Qualys over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Qualys Salary Histogram in the UK

Qualys
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Qualys 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
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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 -6 33 £45,000 -40.00% 1
Surrey +16 22 £43,500 +3.57%
South East +13 22 £43,500 +3.57%
London -18 9 £60,000 -20.00% 1
Redhill - 4 £43,500 -
Reigate - 3 £42,500 -
Chiswick -7 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £45,000 -
Warrington - 1 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Qualys 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 Qualys.

1 56 (73.68%) Windows
2 49 (64.47%) Microsoft
2 49 (64.47%) Information Security
3 44 (57.89%) Firewall
4 42 (55.26%) Finance
5 40 (52.63%) UNIX
6 38 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
7 36 (47.37%) Linux
8 35 (46.05%) Intrusion Detection
9 34 (44.74%) Management Information System
10 30 (39.47%) SIEM
11 28 (36.84%) TCP/IP
11 28 (36.84%) CISSP
12 27 (35.53%) E-Commerce
13 26 (34.21%) Symantec
13 26 (34.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 23 (30.26%) Juniper
14 23 (30.26%) Change Management
15 22 (28.95%) McAfee
15 22 (28.95%) Degree
15 22 (28.95%) Vulnerability Management
16 21 (27.63%) LogRhythm
16 21 (27.63%) Risk Analysis
16 21 (27.63%) MS Office
17 20 (26.32%) Nessus
18 19 (25.00%) CheckPoint
19 18 (23.68%) MS Excel
19 18 (23.68%) Splunk
19 18 (23.68%) Network Architecture
20 17 (22.37%) SC Cleared

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Qualys 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 Qualys. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.26%) IIS
2 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (27.63%) MS Office
2 18 (23.68%) MS Excel
3 15 (19.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.32%) SaaS
3 1 (1.32%) PaaS
3 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (57.89%) Firewall
2 35 (46.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 28 (36.84%) TCP/IP
4 15 (19.74%) LAN
4 15 (19.74%) WAN
5 12 (15.79%) Network Security
6 9 (11.84%) SSL
7 7 (9.21%) HTTP
7 7 (9.21%) HTTPS
8 3 (3.95%) SAN
9 2 (2.63%) DMZ
10 1 (1.32%) Internet
10 1 (1.32%) DNS
10 1 (1.32%) tcpdump
10 1 (1.32%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.32%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Paros
1 1 (1.32%) FxCop
General
1 42 (55.26%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.21%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (60.53%) Analyst
2 45 (59.21%) Security Analyst
3 30 (39.47%) Information Analyst
3 30 (39.47%) Information Security Analyst
4 17 (22.37%) Security Specialist
5 6 (7.89%) Senior Security Specialist
6 5 (6.58%) Consultant
6 5 (6.58%) Security Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) IT Security Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (1.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (1.32%) Sales Executive
10 1 (1.32%) Technical Specialist
10 1 (1.32%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.32%) Senior Security Engineer
10 1 (1.32%) Information Security Manager
10 1 (1.32%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 1 (1.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (44.74%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.95%) Mathematics
2 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.32%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.32%) Smartcard
3 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 56 (73.68%) Windows
2 40 (52.63%) UNIX
3 36 (47.37%) Linux
4 6 (7.89%) Solaris
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (64.47%) Information Security
2 38 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 30 (39.47%) SIEM
4 27 (35.53%) E-Commerce
5 26 (34.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 23 (30.26%) Change Management
7 22 (28.95%) Vulnerability Management
8 21 (27.63%) Risk Analysis
9 18 (23.68%) Network Architecture
10 15 (19.74%) Network Management
10 15 (19.74%) Kalman Filter
11 14 (18.42%) Cyber Security
12 11 (14.47%) Data Protection
13 9 (11.84%) Incident Management
13 9 (11.84%) Service Management
14 8 (10.53%) ITIL
14 8 (10.53%) Operations Management
15 7 (9.21%) Risk Management
15 7 (9.21%) Migration
16 6 (7.89%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (36.84%) CISSP
2 22 (28.95%) Degree
3 17 (22.37%) SC Cleared
3 17 (22.37%) Security Cleared
4 16 (21.05%) CEH
5 10 (13.16%) SSCP
6 9 (11.84%) CISM
7 6 (7.89%) ISEB
8 5 (6.58%) CISA
9 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.95%) CCNA
9 3 (3.95%) GIAC
9 3 (3.95%) CISMP
10 2 (2.63%) MCP
10 2 (2.63%) MCSE
10 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.32%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.32%) CCSA
11 1 (1.32%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.74%) PCI DSS
2 8 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.58%) SLA
4 3 (3.95%) ISO 9001
4 3 (3.95%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (19.74%) Snort
2 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.95%) Nmap
4 2 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (1.32%) XenServer
5 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.32%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 20 (26.32%) Nessus
2 15 (19.74%) McAfee ePO
2 15 (19.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (6.58%) WSUS
4 3 (3.95%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.63%) SCCM
6 1 (1.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 49 (64.47%) Microsoft
2 26 (34.21%) Symantec
3 23 (30.26%) Juniper
4 22 (28.95%) McAfee
5 21 (27.63%) LogRhythm
6 19 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 18 (23.68%) Splunk
8 17 (22.37%) Blue Coat
8 17 (22.37%) Websense
9 15 (19.74%) IronPort
9 15 (19.74%) Becrypt
9 15 (19.74%) Lumension
10 11 (14.47%) F5
10 11 (14.47%) Fortinet
11 10 (13.16%) Cisco
12 9 (11.84%) Sourcefire
13 8 (10.53%) ArcSight
14 7 (9.21%) Fujitsu
15 6 (7.89%) Tripwire
15 6 (7.89%) IBM