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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Qualys
Rank 888 844 872
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +28
Permanent jobs citing Qualys 27 32 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.030% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.050% 0.063% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 30
Average salary £43,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £33,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £97,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +20.00%

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
54314 51038 56791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.68% 47.71% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 43093 41789 47400
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014 within the UK.

Qualys Salary Histogram in the UK

Qualys
Top 12 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 30 September 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 -43 27 £43,500 -29.83% 5
South East +2 16 £43,500 +3.57%
Surrey - 16 £43,500 -
London -22 8 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Redhill - 4 £43,500 -
Reigate - 2 £41,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £35,500 - 2
Peterborough - 2 £35,500 - 2
East of England - 2 £35,500 - 2
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Bradford - 1 £45,000 -

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 42 (66.67%) Windows
2 40 (63.49%) Information Security
3 37 (58.73%) Microsoft
4 36 (57.14%) Firewall
5 32 (50.79%) Finance
5 32 (50.79%) Penetration Testing
6 31 (49.21%) Management Information System
7 30 (47.62%) Linux
8 29 (46.03%) CISSP
9 27 (42.86%) UNIX
10 26 (41.27%) SIEM
11 24 (38.10%) Risk Analysis
12 23 (36.51%) E-Commerce
12 23 (36.51%) Degree
12 23 (36.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 21 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
14 20 (31.75%) Intrusion Detection
14 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
14 20 (31.75%) McAfee
15 18 (28.57%) MS Office
15 18 (28.57%) Nessus
15 18 (28.57%) Network Architecture
16 17 (26.98%) Symantec
17 16 (25.40%) LogRhythm
18 15 (23.81%) Splunk
18 15 (23.81%) CheckPoint
18 15 (23.81%) Juniper
18 15 (23.81%) Change Management
18 15 (23.81%) Websense
19 14 (22.22%) Blue Coat

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (6.35%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (28.57%) MS Office
2 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
3 6 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) PaaS
3 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (57.14%) Firewall
2 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
2 20 (31.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (14.29%) Network Security
4 6 (9.52%) LAN
4 6 (9.52%) WAN
4 6 (9.52%) SSL
5 4 (6.35%) HTTP
5 4 (6.35%) HTTPS
6 2 (3.17%) SAN
6 2 (3.17%) DMZ
7 1 (1.59%) Wireless
7 1 (1.59%) DNS
7 1 (1.59%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.59%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Paros
1 1 (1.59%) FxCop
General
1 32 (50.79%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.35%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Advertising
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Law
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (57.14%) Analyst
2 34 (53.97%) Security Analyst
3 23 (36.51%) Information Analyst
3 23 (36.51%) Information Security Analyst
4 15 (23.81%) Security Specialist
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Security Specialist
6 5 (7.94%) Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Security Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Security Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Specialist
10 1 (1.59%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.59%) Sales Executive
10 1 (1.59%) Senior Security Engineer
10 1 (1.59%) Information Security Manager
10 1 (1.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 1 (1.59%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (49.21%) Management Information System
2 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Open Source
5 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.59%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.59%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.59%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 42 (66.67%) Windows
2 30 (47.62%) Linux
3 27 (42.86%) UNIX
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.17%) Solaris
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (63.49%) Information Security
2 32 (50.79%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (41.27%) SIEM
4 24 (38.10%) Risk Analysis
5 23 (36.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 23 (36.51%) E-Commerce
6 21 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 18 (28.57%) Network Architecture
8 15 (23.81%) Change Management
9 12 (19.05%) ITIL
10 11 (17.46%) Cyber Security
11 10 (15.87%) Risk Management
12 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
13 8 (12.70%) Security Management
14 7 (11.11%) Service Management
14 7 (11.11%) Business Continuity
15 6 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
15 6 (9.52%) Data Protection
15 6 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (46.03%) CISSP
2 23 (36.51%) Degree
3 14 (22.22%) CEH
4 13 (20.63%) SC Cleared
4 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
4 13 (20.63%) CISM
5 11 (17.46%) SSCP
6 9 (14.29%) CISA
7 6 (9.52%) ISEB
8 3 (4.76%) CCNA
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.17%) MCP
9 2 (3.17%) MCSE
9 2 (3.17%) GIAC
10 1 (1.59%) CCSA
10 1 (1.59%) GCIA
10 1 (1.59%) GCIH
10 1 (1.59%) CCSE
10 1 (1.59%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) PCI DSS
2 8 (12.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (9.52%) COBIT
4 4 (6.35%) ISO 9001
4 4 (6.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) Snort
2 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.52%) Nmap
4 1 (1.59%) XenApp
4 1 (1.59%) XenServer
4 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.59%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 18 (28.57%) Nessus
2 12 (19.05%) McAfee ePO
2 12 (19.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (11.11%) WSUS
4 3 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.17%) SCCM
6 1 (1.59%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 37 (58.73%) Microsoft
2 20 (31.75%) McAfee
3 17 (26.98%) Symantec
4 16 (25.40%) LogRhythm
5 15 (23.81%) Splunk
5 15 (23.81%) CheckPoint
5 15 (23.81%) Websense
5 15 (23.81%) Juniper
6 14 (22.22%) Blue Coat
7 12 (19.05%) IronPort
7 12 (19.05%) Lumension
7 12 (19.05%) Becrypt
8 11 (17.46%) ArcSight
8 11 (17.46%) Cisco
9 10 (15.87%) IBM
10 9 (14.29%) Q1 Labs
11 7 (11.11%) Tripwire
12 6 (9.52%) CA
12 6 (9.52%) LANDesk
13 5 (7.94%) F5
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