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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TippingPoint
Rank 894 838 835
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -3
Permanent jobs citing TippingPoint 9 26 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.024% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.016% 0.050% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 27
Average salary £60,250 £35,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.14% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £34,250 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+62.04% -24.72%

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
54560 52327 57936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.27% 47.96% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 43285 42840 48721
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 20 August 2014 within the UK.

TippingPoint Salary Histogram in the UK

TippingPoint
Top 8 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 20 August 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 -19 9 £60,250 +79.85%
South East - 4 £65,000 -
Kent - 4 £65,000 -
London -13 3 £85,000 +126.66%
Harrow - 2 - -
Norfolk +10 1 £35,000 +12.00%
East of England -6 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Midlands - 1 £55,500 -

TippingPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 34 (82.93%) CheckPoint
1 34 (82.93%) F5
2 31 (75.61%) Firewall
3 30 (73.17%) Cisco
4 27 (65.85%) Juniper
5 26 (63.41%) Blue Coat
6 24 (58.54%) McAfee
7 22 (53.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 22 (53.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 18 (43.90%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (41.46%) VPN
10 15 (36.59%) DNS
10 15 (36.59%) HP
10 15 (36.59%) Network Security
11 14 (34.15%) SIEM
11 14 (34.15%) TCP/IP
11 14 (34.15%) Finance
12 13 (31.71%) Load Balancing
13 12 (29.27%) DHCP
13 12 (29.27%) SSL
13 12 (29.27%) Websense
13 12 (29.27%) LogLogic
13 12 (29.27%) Tufin
13 12 (29.27%) SolarWinds
14 11 (26.83%) Management Information System
15 10 (24.39%) Risk Management
15 10 (24.39%) Fortinet
15 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (24.39%) CCNP
16 9 (21.95%) ITIL

TippingPoint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) RMDS
2 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 31 (75.61%) Firewall
2 22 (53.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 22 (53.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 18 (43.90%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (41.46%) VPN
5 15 (36.59%) DNS
5 15 (36.59%) Network Security
6 14 (34.15%) TCP/IP
7 12 (29.27%) SSL
7 12 (29.27%) DHCP
8 7 (17.07%) LAN
8 7 (17.07%) WAN
8 7 (17.07%) Wireshark
8 7 (17.07%) Multicast
9 6 (14.63%) NetScaler
9 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (12.20%) Unified Communications
10 5 (12.20%) Ethernet
10 5 (12.20%) IPsec
10 5 (12.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Consultant
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Security Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Network Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (17.07%) Network Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Network Security Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Security Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Firewall Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Security Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Lead Network Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Information Security Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Information Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Server Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Security Architect
10 1 (2.44%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Rendezvous
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) Ajax
3 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.44%) jQuery
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (4.88%) Social Media
2 2 (4.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) IBM XIV
3 1 (2.44%) Frameworx
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) UNIX
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) SIEM
2 13 (31.71%) Load Balancing
3 10 (24.39%) Risk Management
4 9 (21.95%) Information Security
4 9 (21.95%) ITIL
4 9 (21.95%) Service Management
5 8 (19.51%) Change Management
5 8 (19.51%) Project Management
5 8 (19.51%) Network Architecture
6 7 (17.07%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (12.20%) Network Management
7 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
8 4 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.88%) B2B
9 2 (4.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (4.88%) Pay per click
9 2 (4.88%) SEO
9 2 (4.88%) Search Engine Marketing
9 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.88%) C
2 2 (4.88%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) CCNP
1 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.20%) CISSP
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) CRISC
4 2 (4.88%) CISA
4 2 (4.88%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.76%) SLA
3 2 (4.88%) BS7799
3 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) XenServer
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.44%) vCloud
2 1 (2.44%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.88%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.44%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.44%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.44%) OpenView
3 1 (2.44%) Unicenter
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.44%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) CheckPoint
1 34 (82.93%) F5
2 30 (73.17%) Cisco
3 27 (65.85%) Juniper
4 26 (63.41%) Blue Coat
5 24 (58.54%) McAfee
6 15 (36.59%) HP
7 12 (29.27%) Websense
7 12 (29.27%) SolarWinds
7 12 (29.27%) LogLogic
7 12 (29.27%) Tufin
8 10 (24.39%) Fortinet
9 7 (17.07%) NetScout
9 7 (17.07%) Radianz
9 7 (17.07%) TIBCO
9 7 (17.07%) Bloomberg
9 7 (17.07%) Symantec
9 7 (17.07%) Tradeweb
10 6 (14.63%) Sourcefire
10 6 (14.63%) Citrix