The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Tumbleweed 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 Tumbleweed over the 3 months to 19 September 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 Tumbleweed Communications.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tumbleweed
Rank 900 874 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing Tumbleweed 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.004% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,750 -
% change year-on-year
+12.82% -

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
54348 51006 56396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.48% 47.80% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43047 41854 47152
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Tumbleweed
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Tumbleweed Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Tumbleweed
Salary Trend

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

Tumbleweed Salary Trend in the UK

Tumbleweed
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tumbleweed within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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 2 £55,000 +12.82%
South East -14 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Nottingham - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Tumbleweed
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Tumbleweed 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 Tumbleweed.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Service Management
3 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (71.43%) ITSM
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Validation
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
3 5 (71.43%) JCAPS
3 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
4 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
4 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) EFT
5 2 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) webMethods
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Apache

Tumbleweed
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Tumbleweed 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 Tumbleweed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) JCAPS
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) FileNet
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Services Delivery Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Service Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Applications Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) iSeries
2 2 (28.57%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) ITSM
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) VB
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (28.57%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
3 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
3 2 (28.57%) webMethods
3 2 (28.57%) Software AG
3 2 (28.57%) BMC
3 2 (28.57%) Axway
3 2 (28.57%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Computacenter
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco