Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Aruba products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Aruba over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Aruba Networks.

Aruba
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 952 909 1033
Rank change year-on-year -43 +124 +71
Permanent jobs citing Aruba 215 302 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.38% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 156 226 189
UK median annual salary £49,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.47% -10.53% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Aruba is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 74,866 78,622 88,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.96% 44.60% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 58,033 61,322 71,881
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +3.75%

Aruba
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Aruba as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Aruba in the UK

Aruba
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Aruba in the UK

Aruba
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Aruba over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Aruba in the UK

Aruba
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Aruba within the UK over the 6 months to 17 August 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
England -71 210 £49,500 +16.47% 37
UK excluding London -17 170 £42,500 - 26
South East +34 104 £45,000 -2.70% 6
London -7 44 £50,000 +20.48% 12
North of England +16 27 £30,000 -20.00% 5
Midlands +7 24 £58,750 +38.24% 6
East of England -14 20 £67,500 +28.57% 5
West Midlands +25 19 £53,750 +43.33% 4
Yorkshire +30 14 £32,500 -8.45% 1
North West +2 13 £21,250 -43.33% 2
East Midlands +5 5 £65,000 +10.64% 2
South West -15 5 £32,500 -23.53% 3
Scotland - 2 £52,500 - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Aruba 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 with a requirement for Aruba.

1 183 (85.12%) Cisco
2 124 (57.67%) HP
3 118 (54.88%) Firewall
4 113 (52.56%) Wireless
5 78 (36.28%) Wi-Fi
6 73 (33.95%) WAN
6 73 (33.95%) VMware
7 62 (28.84%) LAN
7 62 (28.84%) CheckPoint
8 60 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
8 60 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 59 (27.44%) Juniper
10 48 (22.33%) SolarWinds
10 48 (22.33%) Palo Alto
11 47 (21.86%) CCNP
12 46 (21.40%) F5
13 45 (20.93%) Microsoft
14 44 (20.47%) Microsoft Azure
14 44 (20.47%) Problem-Solving
15 43 (20.00%) Load Balancing
16 42 (19.53%) Data Centre
17 41 (19.07%) Riverbed
17 41 (19.07%) Network Security
17 41 (19.07%) WLAN
17 41 (19.07%) ITIL
18 39 (18.14%) Windows
19 38 (17.67%) Fortinet
20 37 (17.21%) Incident Management
21 36 (16.74%) VoIP
21 36 (16.74%) DNS

Aruba
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 23 (10.70%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (1.86%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) IIS
6 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (8.37%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) assyst
1 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 44 (20.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.19%) Office 365
3 9 (4.19%) PaaS
4 8 (3.72%) SaaS
5 4 (1.86%) IaaS
6 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.47%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 118 (54.88%) Firewall
2 113 (52.56%) Wireless
3 78 (36.28%) Wi-Fi
4 73 (33.95%) WAN
5 62 (28.84%) LAN
6 41 (19.07%) Network Security
6 41 (19.07%) WLAN
7 36 (16.74%) DNS
7 36 (16.74%) VoIP
8 35 (16.28%) Cisco ASA
8 35 (16.28%) VPN
9 32 (14.88%) Internet
10 28 (13.02%) Cisco Nexus
11 23 (10.70%) TCP/IP
12 22 (10.23%) IP Telephony
13 21 (9.77%) DHCP
14 19 (8.84%) VLAN
15 18 (8.37%) OSPF
16 17 (7.91%) BGP
16 17 (7.91%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.93%) MySQL
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (5.58%) Retail
2 6 (2.79%) Local Government
3 4 (1.86%) Finance
4 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.93%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 93 (43.26%) Network Engineer
2 29 (13.49%) Analyst
3 24 (11.16%) Support Engineer
4 22 (10.23%) Network Support
5 20 (9.30%) Architect
5 20 (9.30%) Wireless Engineer
6 17 (7.91%) Network Support Engineer
7 16 (7.44%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (7.44%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 15 (6.98%) Network Architect
8 15 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
8 15 (6.98%) Technical Support
9 14 (6.51%) Presales Solution Architect
10 13 (6.05%) Cisco Engineer
10 13 (6.05%) Network Security Architect
10 13 (6.05%) Security Architect
10 13 (6.05%) Security Solutions Architect
10 13 (6.05%) Voice Engineer
10 13 (6.05%) Voice Network Engineer
11 12 (5.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.23%) 802.1X
2 7 (3.26%) Middleware
3 3 (1.40%) COM
4 2 (0.93%) .NET
5 1 (0.47%) Ajax
5 1 (0.47%) HTML
5 1 (0.47%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.53%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.05%) FlexPod
4 11 (5.12%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.72%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.33%) Robotics
7 4 (1.86%) EMC VNX
7 4 (1.86%) Fintech
8 3 (1.40%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.40%) Replication
8 3 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.93%) BYOD
9 2 (0.93%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.93%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.93%) User Experience
9 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.47%) Digital Signage
10 1 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.14%) Windows
2 31 (14.42%) Windows Server
3 23 (10.70%) Linux
4 11 (5.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.33%) Unix
7 4 (1.86%) Android
7 4 (1.86%) CentOS
7 4 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.86%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.86%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.93%) AIX
8 2 (0.93%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.47%) Problem-Solving
2 43 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 41 (19.07%) ITIL
4 37 (17.21%) Incident Management
5 27 (12.56%) Logistics
5 27 (12.56%) Presales
6 26 (12.09%) Project Management
7 25 (11.63%) Service Management
8 24 (11.16%) ITIL V3
9 19 (8.84%) Migration
10 18 (8.37%) Time Management
11 16 (7.44%) Collaborative Working
11 16 (7.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (7.44%) Network Design
11 16 (7.44%) Network Management
11 16 (7.44%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (6.98%) Change Management
12 15 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 14 (6.51%) Capacity Management
13 14 (6.51%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.44%) SQL
2 15 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.33%) Python
4 2 (0.93%) PHP
4 2 (0.93%) VB
5 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.47%) C#
5 1 (0.47%) Java
5 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (21.86%) CCNP
3 24 (11.16%) Security Cleared
4 19 (8.84%) CCNA
5 18 (8.37%) CCIE
6 13 (6.05%) CCDP
6 13 (6.05%) SC Cleared
7 11 (5.12%) Degree
8 7 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (2.79%) CWNA
10 4 (1.86%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.40%) CCSE
11 3 (1.40%) CWAP
11 3 (1.40%) CWDP
11 3 (1.40%) HP ASE
11 3 (1.40%) HP MASE
11 3 (1.40%) JNCIP
12 2 (0.93%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.47%) CCSP
13 1 (0.47%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.44%) SLA
2 14 (6.51%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 60 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (8.84%) Active Directory
3 16 (7.44%) VMware NSX
4 14 (6.51%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.51%) ProxySG
5 8 (3.72%) FreeRADIUS
5 8 (3.72%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (2.33%) vSphere
7 4 (1.86%) XenApp
7 4 (1.86%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.40%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.93%) Ceph
10 1 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (10.70%) Cisco IPCC
2 19 (8.84%) Cisco Prime
3 13 (6.05%) CASB
4 6 (2.79%) Grafana
4 6 (2.79%) Prometheus
5 5 (2.33%) SCCM
5 5 (2.33%) SmoothWall
5 5 (2.33%) vCenter Server
6 4 (1.86%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (1.86%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.40%) Puppet
8 2 (0.93%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.93%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.93%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.93%) OpenView
8 2 (0.93%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.47%) vRealize
Vendors
1 183 (85.12%) Cisco
2 124 (57.67%) HP
3 73 (33.95%) VMware
4 62 (28.84%) CheckPoint
5 59 (27.44%) Juniper
6 48 (22.33%) Palo Alto
6 48 (22.33%) SolarWinds
7 46 (21.40%) F5
8 45 (20.93%) Microsoft
9 41 (19.07%) Riverbed
10 38 (17.67%) Fortinet
11 28 (13.02%) Zscaler
12 23 (10.70%) Meraki
13 18 (8.37%) Blue Coat
13 18 (8.37%) McAfee
13 18 (8.37%) NetApp
14 17 (7.91%) Sophos
15 16 (7.44%) Infoblox
16 11 (5.12%) Citrix
17 10 (4.65%) Dell