The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Kaspersky products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kaspersky over the 3 months to 22 October 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 Kaspersky Lab.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kaspersky
Rank 222 - 197
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Kaspersky 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.053% - 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% - 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £23,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +13.20%
Kaspersky
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2879 2659 2288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.69% 50.51% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2433 2260 1925
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Kaspersky
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Kaspersky across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Kaspersky Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Kaspersky
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kaspersky across the West Midlands region.

Kaspersky Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Kaspersky
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kaspersky within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Birmingham - 2 £26,250 -
Walsall - 1 £23,000 -
Kaspersky
England

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Kaspersky 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 Kaspersky.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Kaspersky 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 Kaspersky. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VLAN
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) ADSL
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) L2TP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) XenServer
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (40.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Sophos
4 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (40.00%) AVG
4 2 (40.00%) Kaseya
5 1 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) EMC
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (20.00%) Remedy
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) Websense
5 1 (20.00%) SurfControl