The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of TippingPoint 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 TippingPoint over the 3 months to 29 December 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 TippingPoint Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TippingPoint
Rank 873 861 875
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing TippingPoint 17 39 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.036% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.032% 0.076% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 18
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +68.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £80,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +68.75%

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
52747 51478 53560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.99% 47.79% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43214 41107 45081
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 £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TippingPoint
Jobs Demand Trend

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

TippingPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TippingPoint
Salary Trend

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

TippingPoint Salary Trend in the UK

TippingPoint
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TippingPoint over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 within the UK.

TippingPoint Salary Histogram in the UK

TippingPoint
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TippingPoint within the UK over the 3 months to 29 December 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 -12 17 £55,000 -18.81% 3
London +4 9 £57,500 +4.54%
South East -6 7 £45,000 -33.33%
Kent - 4 £70,000 -
Surrey 0 3 £45,000 -14.28%
Great Yarmouth - 1 £32,500 -
East of England - 1 £32,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £32,500 -
Staines - 1 £45,000 -

TippingPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing TippingPoint 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 TippingPoint.

1 22 (78.57%) Firewall
2 16 (57.14%) Cisco
3 12 (42.86%) Finance
3 12 (42.86%) F5
4 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
5 10 (35.71%) Blue Coat
6 9 (32.14%) LogLogic
6 9 (32.14%) Tufin
6 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 9 (32.14%) ITIL
7 8 (28.57%) CISSP
7 8 (28.57%) Juniper
7 8 (28.57%) Information Security
8 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 7 (25.00%) Project Management
8 7 (25.00%) DNS
9 6 (21.43%) DHCP
9 6 (21.43%) HP
9 6 (21.43%) Symantec
9 6 (21.43%) VMware
9 6 (21.43%) Network Security
9 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
10 5 (17.86%) IPsec
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (17.86%) CCNP
10 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence

TippingPoint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing TippingPoint 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 TippingPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) Firewall
2 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
3 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 7 (25.00%) DNS
5 6 (21.43%) DHCP
5 6 (21.43%) Network Security
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (17.86%) IPsec
6 5 (17.86%) VPN
6 5 (17.86%) LAN
7 4 (14.29%) LDAP
7 4 (14.29%) WAN
8 3 (10.71%) Multicast
9 2 (7.14%) VoIP
9 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
9 2 (7.14%) MPLS
9 2 (7.14%) BGP
9 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (3.57%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Deployment Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Information Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Junior
7 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Operations Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Firewall Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Professional Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) CSS
2 3 (10.71%) Rendezvous
3 1 (3.57%) Ajax
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) jQuery
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 4 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (7.14%) Statistics
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) UNIX
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Information Security
3 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) SIEM
5 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
7 2 (7.14%) Cyber Security
7 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.14%) Service Management
7 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) OWASP
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) AWK
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) CISSP
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.86%) CCNP
3 4 (14.29%) CRISC
3 4 (14.29%) CISA
3 4 (14.29%) CISM
4 2 (7.14%) GCIA
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
2 4 (14.29%) BS7799
3 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco
2 12 (42.86%) F5
3 10 (35.71%) Blue Coat
4 9 (32.14%) LogLogic
4 9 (32.14%) Tufin
5 8 (28.57%) Juniper
6 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (21.43%) HP
7 6 (21.43%) Symantec
7 6 (21.43%) VMware
8 4 (14.29%) Websense
8 4 (14.29%) McAfee
8 4 (14.29%) Tripwire
9 3 (10.71%) Tradeweb
9 3 (10.71%) Radianz
9 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.71%) TIBCO
9 3 (10.71%) Bloomberg
10 1 (3.57%) Oracle
10 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds