Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Server Hardening skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Server Hardening over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Hardening
England > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 523 545 645
Rank change year-on-year +22 +100 +10
Permanent jobs citing Server Hardening 8 42 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.026% 0.12% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.14% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 12
South East median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £62,250 £68,750 £57,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year - +7.32% +13.89%

Server Hardening is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 27138 29676 36860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.41% 87.45% 87.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22292 24576 30719
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Server Hardening
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Server Hardening as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Server Hardening in the South East

Server Hardening
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Hardening in the South East.

Salary trend for Server Hardening in the South East

Server Hardening
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Hardening within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -48 4 £57,500 -4.17%
West Sussex - 4 £61,500 -
Server Hardening
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Server Hardening also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Server Hardening.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) Change Management
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Information Security
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Perl
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (50.00%) CentOS
5 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (50.00%) Bourne shell
5 4 (50.00%) RHCSA
5 4 (50.00%) GlusterFS
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (50.00%) StorageTek
5 4 (50.00%) Veritas
5 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (50.00%) Benchmarking
5 4 (50.00%) RHCE
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle
5 4 (50.00%) Solaris
5 4 (50.00%) Sun
5 4 (50.00%) HP
5 4 (50.00%) EMC

Server Hardening
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Solaris Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Unix Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) CentOS
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Change Management
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (37.50%) Security Operations
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) AWK
2 4 (50.00%) Bourne shell
2 4 (50.00%) Korn
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) RHCE
1 4 (50.00%) RHCSA
2 1 (12.50%) GCIH
2 1 (12.50%) GIAC
2 1 (12.50%) OCA
2 1 (12.50%) OCP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) GlusterFS
1 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (37.50%) Ansible
4 1 (12.50%) Puppet
4 1 (12.50%) SELinux
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) Brocade
3 4 (50.00%) EMC
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) StorageTek
3 4 (50.00%) Sun
3 4 (50.00%) Veritas
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp