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 5 March 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 TippingPoint Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TippingPoint
Rank 856 846 841
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing TippingPoint 17 41 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.039% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.034% 0.082% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 19
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +56.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £41,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +56.71%

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
49648 49862 49795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.34% 47.20% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 40419 39486 40892
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 March 2015 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 5 March 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 -8 17 £45,000 -21.73%
London +42 13 £40,000 -23.80%
Kent +11 2 £60,000 -2.04%
South East -25 2 £60,000 +6.66%
East of England +1 1 £40,000 -8.57%
Great Yarmouth - 1 £40,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £50,000 -

TippingPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 25 (75.76%) Firewall
2 21 (63.64%) Cisco
3 17 (51.52%) Finance
4 16 (48.48%) F5
5 15 (45.45%) DNS
6 13 (39.39%) Blue Coat
7 12 (36.36%) Tufin
7 12 (36.36%) LogLogic
7 12 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 12 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 11 (33.33%) DHCP
8 11 (33.33%) Juniper
9 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
9 10 (30.30%) ITIL
10 9 (27.27%) CISSP
10 9 (27.27%) VMware
11 8 (24.24%) Load Balancing
11 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
12 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
13 6 (18.18%) Information Security
13 6 (18.18%) HP
13 6 (18.18%) LAN
13 6 (18.18%) UNIX
13 6 (18.18%) Network Architecture
14 5 (15.15%) Windows
14 5 (15.15%) TIBCO
14 5 (15.15%) Bloomberg
14 5 (15.15%) Symantec
14 5 (15.15%) Radianz

TippingPoint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (75.76%) Firewall
2 15 (45.45%) DNS
3 12 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 12 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 11 (33.33%) DHCP
5 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
6 6 (18.18%) LAN
7 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (15.15%) Network Security
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (12.12%) IPsec
8 4 (12.12%) Internet
8 4 (12.12%) SAN
8 4 (12.12%) VPN
8 4 (12.12%) Multicast
9 3 (9.09%) BGP
9 3 (9.09%) MPLS
10 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
10 2 (6.06%) EIGRP
10 2 (6.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Games
2 4 (12.12%) iGaming
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Firewall Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Security Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Firewall Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Information Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Junior
6 2 (6.06%) Operations Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Rendezvous
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
1 4 (12.12%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) jQuery
2 2 (6.06%) Ajax
2 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Online Games
2 2 (6.06%) Statistics
2 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) UNIX
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Load Balancing
3 6 (18.18%) Information Security
3 6 (18.18%) Network Architecture
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.12%) SIEM
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.09%) Cyber Security
5 3 (9.09%) Service Management
5 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.06%) OWASP
6 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.06%) MVC
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) AWK
1 4 (12.12%) Python
1 4 (12.12%) C#
1 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
1 4 (12.12%) Perl
2 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) CISSP
2 5 (15.15%) Degree
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.12%) CCNP
4 2 (6.06%) GCIA
4 2 (6.06%) CISA
4 2 (6.06%) CISM
4 2 (6.06%) CRISC
5 1 (3.03%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.06%) BS7799
4 1 (3.03%) SLA
4 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) Xen
3 3 (9.09%) NFS
4 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.03%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Nagios
1 3 (9.09%) Cacti
2 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.06%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.03%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (3.03%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 16 (48.48%) F5
3 13 (39.39%) Blue Coat
4 12 (36.36%) Tufin
4 12 (36.36%) LogLogic
5 11 (33.33%) Juniper
6 9 (27.27%) VMware
7 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
8 6 (18.18%) HP
9 5 (15.15%) TIBCO
9 5 (15.15%) Bloomberg
9 5 (15.15%) Symantec
9 5 (15.15%) Radianz
9 5 (15.15%) Tradeweb
10 4 (12.12%) Oracle
10 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
11 3 (9.09%) McAfee
11 3 (9.09%) Tripwire
11 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
12 2 (6.06%) Websense