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 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 Qualys, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Qualys
Rank 870 885 834
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -51
Permanent jobs citing Qualys 33 43 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.037% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.063% 0.079% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 44
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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% -

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 1 April 2015 within the UK.

Qualys Salary Histogram in the UK

Qualys
Top 25 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 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 +22 28 £47,500 +8.57% 6
London -15 8 £60,000 +45.45% 3
South East -21 8 £47,500 +11.76% 1
City of London +19 7 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Surrey -1 7 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Yorkshire +7 5 - -
West Yorkshire -5 5 - -
South Wales -10 5 £70,000 +55.55%
Wales -14 5 £70,000 +55.55%
Leeds - 5 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Cardiff - 3 £70,000 -
South West - 3 - -
East of England +12 2 £28,000 -42.85%
North West +8 2 £24,000 -
Caerphilly +4 2 £75,000 +66.66%
Cheltenham - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £24,000 -
Cambridgeshire +8 1 - -
Redhill -13 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £62,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £28,000 -
Norwich - 1 £28,000 -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Beaconsfield - 1 £62,500 -

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 (48.84%) Information Security
2 32 (37.21%) Windows
3 31 (36.05%) McAfee
4 27 (31.40%) CISSP
5 24 (27.91%) Firewall
5 24 (27.91%) Nessus
5 24 (27.91%) SIEM
6 23 (26.74%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (25.58%) Symantec
7 22 (25.58%) Network Security
8 21 (24.42%) Cisco
9 19 (22.09%) Kalman Filter
10 18 (20.93%) UNIX
10 18 (20.93%) Blue Coat
10 18 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 18 (20.93%) McAfee ePO
10 18 (20.93%) Vulnerability Management
11 17 (19.77%) Management Information System
12 16 (18.60%) TCP/IP
13 15 (17.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 14 (16.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 14 (16.28%) CISM
14 14 (16.28%) CEH
14 14 (16.28%) ArcSight
15 13 (15.12%) PCI DSS
16 12 (13.95%) Finance
16 12 (13.95%) Intrusion Detection
17 11 (12.79%) Linux
17 11 (12.79%) Security Testing
18 10 (11.63%) Microsoft

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.91%) Firewall
2 22 (25.58%) Network Security
3 16 (18.60%) TCP/IP
4 12 (13.95%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (5.81%) VPN
6 4 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.49%) Internet
8 2 (2.33%) DNS
8 2 (2.33%) SSL
8 2 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.33%) LAN
8 2 (2.33%) WAN
9 1 (1.16%) IntruShield
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (53.49%) Analyst
2 44 (51.16%) Security Analyst
3 14 (16.28%) Consultant
4 11 (12.79%) Security Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) Security Consultant
6 8 (9.30%) Information Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) IT Security Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Information Security Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Security Operations Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Penetration Tester
7 7 (8.14%) Tester
8 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Network Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Project Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Security Architect
9 4 (4.65%) IT Security Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) IT Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (19.77%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.81%) SecurID
3 5 (5.81%) Open Source
4 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.33%) CMDB
6 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.16%) CESG
6 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.16%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Windows
2 18 (20.93%) UNIX
3 11 (12.79%) Linux
4 6 (6.98%) Solaris
5 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.16%) VMS
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) Information Security
2 24 (27.91%) SIEM
3 19 (22.09%) Kalman Filter
4 18 (20.93%) Vulnerability Management
5 15 (17.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 11 (12.79%) Security Testing
7 9 (10.47%) Risk Management
8 8 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (8.14%) Business Continuity
9 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (8.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (6.98%) BCP
10 6 (6.98%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (5.81%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.81%) Change Management
11 5 (5.81%) Change Control
11 5 (5.81%) OpenUP
11 5 (5.81%) Product Management
12 4 (4.65%) Operations Management
12 4 (4.65%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.81%) C
1 5 (5.81%) SQL
2 1 (1.16%) Python
2 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (31.40%) CISSP
2 14 (16.28%) CISM
2 14 (16.28%) CEH
3 8 (9.30%) CISA
4 7 (8.14%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.98%) SSCP
6 5 (5.81%) CCNP
7 3 (3.49%) CCIE
7 3 (3.49%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.33%) GIAC
8 2 (2.33%) CCSA
8 2 (2.33%) Degree
8 2 (2.33%) GSEC
8 2 (2.33%) CCSP
8 2 (2.33%) MCP
8 2 (2.33%) SAP Certification
9 1 (1.16%) GCIH
9 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.16%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (16.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (15.12%) PCI DSS
4 8 (9.30%) ISO 9001
5 4 (4.65%) COBIT
6 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Snort
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) vSphere
2 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (27.91%) Nessus
2 18 (20.93%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (9.30%) Nmap
4 4 (4.65%) Nagios
4 4 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.49%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (1.16%) WebInspect
6 1 (1.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (36.05%) McAfee
2 22 (25.58%) Symantec
3 21 (24.42%) Cisco
4 18 (20.93%) Blue Coat
5 14 (16.28%) ArcSight
6 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
7 9 (10.47%) LogRhythm
8 8 (9.30%) F5
8 8 (9.30%) Juniper
8 8 (9.30%) CheckPoint
9 7 (8.14%) IronPort
9 7 (8.14%) SolarWinds
9 7 (8.14%) Cyber-Ark
9 7 (8.14%) MobileIron
10 6 (6.98%) Websense
11 5 (5.81%) Tripwire
11 5 (5.81%) Sourcefire
11 5 (5.81%) HP
12 4 (4.65%) Fortinet
12 4 (4.65%) VMware
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