Period
to 15 July 2018

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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Hardening
England > South East
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 537 536 612
Rank change year-on-year -1 +76 +26
Permanent jobs citing Server Hardening 21 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.069% 0.027% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.030% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 2
South East median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +56.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,000 £49,000 £36,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,750 £43,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -20.83% +33.33%

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 27,110 26,519 33,633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.83% 88.00% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22,466 21,945 28,312
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Hardening in the South East over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram 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 15 July 2018. 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 -10 9 £55,000 -2.22%
Surrey +4 8 £34,500 - 1
West Sussex +11 4 £60,000 -4.00%
Server Hardening
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT jobs citing Server Hardening also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Server Hardening.

1 15 (71.43%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Unix
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Red Hat
2 13 (61.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (57.14%) SaaS
4 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Satellite
5 10 (47.62%) Information Security
5 10 (47.62%) Change Management
6 9 (42.86%) JBoss
6 9 (42.86%) Apache
6 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
6 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 9 (42.86%) DNS
6 9 (42.86%) PCI DSS
7 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
7 8 (38.10%) Office 365
7 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (38.10%) RHCSA
7 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
7 8 (38.10%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) SAN
8 7 (33.33%) Perl
8 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 7 (33.33%) Puppet
9 6 (28.57%) PaaS
9 6 (28.57%) IaaS

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 9 (42.86%) Apache
1 9 (42.86%) JBoss
1 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (57.14%) SaaS
2 8 (38.10%) Office 365
3 6 (28.57%) IaaS
3 6 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
1 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) SAN
3 6 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (19.05%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (14.29%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Solaris Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) LDAP
1 6 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
1 13 (61.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 13 (61.90%) Unix
2 4 (19.05%) CentOS
2 4 (19.05%) Solaris
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Change Management
1 10 (47.62%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) ITIL
3 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (19.05%) Benchmarking
6 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
6 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
6 4 (19.05%) ITSM
6 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
6 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (19.05%) QMS
6 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
6 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 4 (19.05%) SIEM
6 4 (19.05%) Tech Ops
6 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
2 7 (33.33%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) AWK
3 4 (19.05%) Bourne shell
3 4 (19.05%) Korn
3 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
4 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) RHCSA
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) GCIH
2 4 (19.05%) GIAC
2 4 (19.05%) OCA
2 4 (19.05%) OCP
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (19.05%) RHCE
3 3 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 4 (19.05%) GlusterFS
3 4 (19.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Satellite
2 7 (33.33%) Puppet
3 4 (19.05%) Nessus
3 4 (19.05%) NetBackup
3 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (19.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (14.29%) SELinux
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Red Hat
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Brocade
4 4 (19.05%) Centrify
4 4 (19.05%) EMC
4 4 (19.05%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) Qualys
4 4 (19.05%) StorageTek
4 4 (19.05%) Sun
4 4 (19.05%) Veritas
5 3 (14.29%) NetApp