Period
to 21 August 2019

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 21 August 2019 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
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 703 958 916
Rank change year-on-year +255 -42 +138
Permanent jobs citing Aruba 402 214 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.29% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 328 156 221
UK median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% -8.11%
10th Percentile £20,250 £30,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,750 £68,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% -

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 60,385 73,243 78,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.62% 43.34% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 46,162 56,557 61,247
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

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 21 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Aruba in the UK

Aruba
Top 15 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 21 August 2019. 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 +258 391 £38,750 -22.50% 61
UK excluding London +213 361 £35,000 -22.22% 42
South East +82 156 £47,500 - 13
North of England +125 141 £22,000 -26.67% 10
Yorkshire +97 125 £22,000 -32.31% 1
London +67 32 £55,000 +10.00% 22
East of England +80 28 £50,000 -25.93% 7
Midlands +49 25 £47,500 -25.49% 7
West Midlands +27 21 £47,500 -11.63% 6
North West +21 15 £31,250 +35.87% 8
South West +15 6 £33,500 +3.08% 2
East Midlands +26 4 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Northern Ireland -14 4 £18,250 -
Scotland +9 1 £55,000 +4.76% 2
North East - 1 £32,236 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, 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.

1 313 (77.86%) Cisco
2 259 (64.43%) Firewall
3 228 (56.72%) VMware
4 213 (52.99%) Cisco Certification
5 210 (52.24%) Microsoft
6 186 (46.27%) Wireless
7 178 (44.28%) Meraki
8 163 (40.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 163 (40.55%) Data Centre
9 162 (40.30%) Citrix
10 156 (38.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 151 (37.56%) CCNA
11 151 (37.56%) VoIP
12 137 (34.08%) Active Directory
13 135 (33.58%) MCSE
13 135 (33.58%) ITIL
14 129 (32.09%) HP
15 108 (26.87%) 3G
15 108 (26.87%) ADSL
15 108 (26.87%) Broadband
15 108 (26.87%) Supplier Management
15 108 (26.87%) Polycom
16 106 (26.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 105 (26.12%) LAN
18 101 (25.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 100 (24.88%) WAN
20 98 (24.38%) MCITP
21 97 (24.13%) CCNP
22 93 (23.13%) Palo Alto
23 89 (22.14%) Wi-Fi

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 39 (9.70%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.48%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.25%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 70 (17.41%) Office 365
2 55 (13.68%) Azure
3 53 (13.18%) AWS
4 15 (3.73%) IaaS
5 12 (2.99%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 12 (2.99%) GCP
6 3 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.25%) Akamai
7 1 (0.25%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 259 (64.43%) Firewall
2 186 (46.27%) Wireless
3 151 (37.56%) VoIP
4 108 (26.87%) 3G
4 108 (26.87%) ADSL
4 108 (26.87%) Broadband
5 105 (26.12%) LAN
6 100 (24.88%) WAN
7 89 (22.14%) Wi-Fi
8 55 (13.68%) Network Security
9 48 (11.94%) MPLS
10 46 (11.44%) DNS
11 44 (10.95%) TCP/IP
11 44 (10.95%) VPN
12 40 (9.95%) BGP
13 38 (9.45%) OSPF
14 32 (7.96%) DHCP
15 30 (7.46%) Wireshark
16 29 (7.21%) PABX
16 29 (7.21%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.96%) DB2
2 31 (7.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (7.71%) MSI
2 2 (0.50%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (10.70%) Finance
2 38 (9.45%) Manufacturing
3 19 (4.73%) Electronics
4 13 (3.23%) Public Sector
5 8 (1.99%) Legal
6 3 (0.75%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.50%) Retail
8 1 (0.25%) Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.25%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 116 (28.86%) Analyst
2 96 (23.88%) Support Analyst
3 95 (23.63%) Technical Analyst
3 95 (23.63%) Technical Support
3 95 (23.63%) Technical Support Analyst
4 63 (15.67%) 1st Line Support
4 63 (15.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 62 (15.42%) 1st Line Technical Support
6 58 (14.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 51 (12.69%) Architect
7 51 (12.69%) Network Engineer
8 40 (9.95%) Consultant
9 34 (8.46%) 2nd Line Support
9 34 (8.46%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 33 (8.21%) 2nd Line Technical Support
10 33 (8.21%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
11 29 (7.21%) Network Consultant
11 29 (7.21%) Systems Engineer
11 29 (7.21%) Technical Architect
12 23 (5.72%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (0.75%) COM
3 1 (0.25%) HTML
3 1 (0.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 163 (40.55%) Data Centre
2 71 (17.66%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (8.96%) Public Cloud
4 30 (7.46%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.24%) FMCG
6 4 (1.00%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (0.75%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.75%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (0.75%) PKI
8 2 (0.50%) Clustering
8 2 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.50%) Replication
9 1 (0.25%) Blog
9 1 (0.25%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.25%) IPTV
9 1 (0.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 83 (20.65%) Windows
2 72 (17.91%) Linux
3 68 (16.92%) Windows Server
4 15 (3.73%) Windows 10
5 12 (2.99%) CentOS
5 12 (2.99%) Mac OS X
5 12 (2.99%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.75%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.50%) Android
9 1 (0.25%) Unix
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (33.58%) ITIL
2 108 (26.87%) Supplier Management
3 72 (17.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 52 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
5 49 (12.19%) Load Balancing
6 44 (10.95%) Migration
7 42 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (9.95%) Presales
9 37 (9.20%) Project Management
10 34 (8.46%) Service Delivery
11 31 (7.71%) Application Packaging
11 31 (7.71%) TOGAF
12 29 (7.21%) Architectural Design
12 29 (7.21%) Strategic Thinking
12 29 (7.21%) Technical Architecture
13 26 (6.47%) Change Management
13 26 (6.47%) Project Delivery
14 24 (5.97%) Network Design
15 22 (5.47%) Change Control
16 21 (5.22%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (12.44%) PowerShell
2 31 (7.71%) SQL
3 19 (4.73%) Python
4 15 (3.73%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 213 (52.99%) Cisco Certification
2 156 (38.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 151 (37.56%) CCNA
4 135 (33.58%) MCSE
5 106 (26.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 98 (24.38%) MCITP
7 97 (24.13%) CCNP
8 60 (14.93%) Degree
9 47 (11.69%) SC Cleared
9 47 (11.69%) Security Cleared
10 30 (7.46%) MCSA
11 29 (7.21%) AWS Certification
11 29 (7.21%) TOGAF Certification
12 25 (6.22%) JNCIS
13 23 (5.72%) JNCIP
14 22 (5.47%) JNCIA
15 21 (5.22%) CCIE
16 20 (4.98%) CCSE
17 12 (2.99%) RHCA
18 10 (2.49%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (25.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 73 (18.16%) ISO 9001
3 37 (9.20%) SLA
4 18 (4.48%) Cyber Essentials
5 17 (4.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 17 (4.23%) PMO
6 10 (2.49%) GDPR
7 5 (1.24%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.50%) QA
9 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 163 (40.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (34.08%) Active Directory
3 32 (7.96%) Hyper-V
4 31 (7.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 26 (6.47%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (2.99%) pfSense
6 12 (2.99%) Terminal Server
7 5 (1.24%) VMware NSX
8 4 (1.00%) ProxySG
9 3 (0.75%) Firmware
9 3 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.50%) NDS
10 2 (0.50%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.50%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.25%) NFS
11 1 (0.25%) vSphere
11 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (7.21%) IBM BigFix
1 29 (7.21%) SCCM
2 25 (6.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 17 (4.23%) SCVMM
4 14 (3.48%) FortiGate
5 13 (3.23%) Ansible
5 13 (3.23%) vCenter Server
6 9 (2.24%) Nessus
7 4 (1.00%) Cacti
8 3 (0.75%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (0.75%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (0.75%) Nagios
8 3 (0.75%) OpenView
8 3 (0.75%) QRadar
9 2 (0.50%) Icinga
10 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.25%) Puppet
10 1 (0.25%) SCOM
10 1 (0.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 313 (77.86%) Cisco
2 228 (56.72%) VMware
3 210 (52.24%) Microsoft
4 178 (44.28%) Meraki
5 162 (40.30%) Citrix
6 129 (32.09%) HP
7 108 (26.87%) Polycom
8 93 (23.13%) Palo Alto
9 86 (21.39%) F5
10 85 (21.14%) Juniper
11 67 (16.67%) CheckPoint
12 60 (14.93%) Fortinet
13 43 (10.70%) Extreme Networks
14 34 (8.46%) SAP
15 29 (7.21%) IBM
16 21 (5.22%) Ubiquiti
17 20 (4.98%) Dell
18 18 (4.48%) Ruckus Wireless
19 17 (4.23%) Mitel
20 14 (3.48%) Huawei