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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Qualys
Rank 846 865 831
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -34
Permanent jobs citing Qualys 37 42 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.036% 0.051%
As % of the Vendors category 0.074% 0.077% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 30
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%

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
50163 54730 52239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.95% 46.61% 48.01%
Number of salaries quoted 40329 44354 42629
Average salary £45,001 £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 average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Qualys Salary Histogram in the UK

Qualys
Top 26 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 22 May 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 +24 30 £40,000 -11.11% 8
West Yorkshire +27 9 - -
Yorkshire +15 9 - -
London +42 7 £42,250 -35.00% 6
South Wales - 7 £75,000 -
Wales - 7 £75,000 -
Bradford -16 5 - -
North West -8 4 £25,250 -27.85%
Caerphilly - 4 £75,000 -
Manchester - 4 £25,250 -
Birmingham - 4 £40,000 - 1
Leeds - 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +10 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Redhill -3 3 £37,500 -16.66%
South East -8 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
City of London - 3 - - 2
Cardiff - 3 £70,000 -
East of England +14 2 £28,000 -
Cambridge +23 1 - -
Cambridgeshire +9 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £28,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 £28,000 -
South West - 1 - -

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (50.65%) Information Security
2 37 (48.05%) Windows
3 27 (35.06%) Firewall
4 26 (33.77%) UNIX
4 26 (33.77%) Nessus
5 25 (32.47%) CISSP
5 25 (32.47%) McAfee
6 24 (31.17%) SIEM
7 23 (29.87%) Symantec
8 21 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (24.68%) TCP/IP
10 17 (22.08%) CISM
10 17 (22.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 17 (22.08%) Vulnerability Management
11 16 (20.78%) Network Security
11 16 (20.78%) Cisco
12 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
12 15 (19.48%) Linux
12 15 (19.48%) Intrusion Detection
12 15 (19.48%) ArcSight
13 14 (18.18%) PCI DSS
13 14 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 13 (16.88%) CEH
15 12 (15.58%) CISA
16 11 (14.29%) Blue Coat
16 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
16 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
16 11 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
17 10 (12.99%) Cyber-Ark
17 10 (12.99%) Kalman Filter

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Mimecast
1 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (35.06%) Firewall
2 19 (24.68%) TCP/IP
3 16 (20.78%) Network Security
4 15 (19.48%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (9.09%) VPN
6 5 (6.49%) LAN
7 4 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (5.19%) SSL
7 4 (5.19%) Internet
8 3 (3.90%) Wireless
9 2 (2.60%) WAN
9 2 (2.60%) OSPF
9 2 (2.60%) BGP
9 2 (2.60%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.30%) IntruShield
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (51.95%) Analyst
1 40 (51.95%) Security Analyst
2 12 (15.58%) Consultant
2 12 (15.58%) Security Consultant
3 9 (11.69%) Tester
3 9 (11.69%) Security Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) Penetration Tester
4 8 (10.39%) Security Architect
4 8 (10.39%) Security Officer
4 8 (10.39%) Architect
5 7 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) IT Security Officer
7 5 (6.49%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Security Operations Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Security Tester
8 4 (5.19%) Information Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Information Security Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 9 (11.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (6.49%) SecurID
4 5 (6.49%) Open Source
4 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.19%) CESG
6 3 (3.90%) PKI
6 3 (3.90%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.30%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 37 (48.05%) Windows
2 26 (33.77%) UNIX
3 15 (19.48%) Linux
4 10 (12.99%) Solaris
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.65%) Information Security
2 24 (31.17%) SIEM
3 17 (22.08%) Vulnerability Management
4 10 (12.99%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
4 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.99%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (12.99%) Incident Management
5 9 (11.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (10.39%) Product Management
6 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
6 8 (10.39%) Service Management
7 6 (7.79%) Operations Management
7 6 (7.79%) Security Testing
8 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.49%) ITIL
8 5 (6.49%) Business Continuity
8 5 (6.49%) OpenUP
8 5 (6.49%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) C
1 5 (6.49%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) Python
3 2 (2.60%) VBScript
4 1 (1.30%) Perl
4 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (32.47%) CISSP
2 17 (22.08%) CISM
3 13 (16.88%) CEH
4 12 (15.58%) CISA
5 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 7 (9.09%) SSCP
6 7 (9.09%) Degree
7 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.19%) SAP Certification
9 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.60%) CCNA
10 1 (1.30%) GCIA
10 1 (1.30%) GCIH
10 1 (1.30%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (1.30%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 14 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (10.39%) ISO 9001
4 5 (6.49%) SLA
5 4 (5.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) Snort
1 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (33.77%) Nessus
2 11 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
3 10 (12.99%) Nmap
4 7 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (5.19%) Nagios
6 3 (3.90%) ZENworks
6 3 (3.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (2.60%) Ionix
8 1 (1.30%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 25 (32.47%) McAfee
2 23 (29.87%) Symantec
3 16 (20.78%) Cisco
4 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
4 15 (19.48%) ArcSight
5 11 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 10 (12.99%) Cyber-Ark
6 10 (12.99%) Tripwire
6 10 (12.99%) Websense
6 10 (12.99%) HP
7 9 (11.69%) Sourcefire
8 8 (10.39%) LogRhythm
9 7 (9.09%) IronPort
9 7 (9.09%) MobileIron
10 6 (7.79%) F5
10 6 (7.79%) Juniper
10 6 (7.79%) CheckPoint
11 5 (6.49%) Fortinet
11 5 (6.49%) VMware
11 5 (6.49%) SolarWinds
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