Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 2020 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
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 614 708 965
Rank change year-on-year +94 +257 -51
Permanent jobs citing Aruba 152 414 220
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.69% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 146 363 175
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -16.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £37,000 £20,250 £30,189
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £37,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +35.14% -17.78% +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 25,776 60,408 73,660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.05% 42.45% 43.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19,726 46,289 56,913
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%

Aruba
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Aruba in the UK

Aruba
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Aruba.

Salary trend for Aruba in the UK

Aruba
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Aruba over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

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 13 August 2020. 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 +82 141 £50,000 +25.00% 27
UK excluding London +42 97 £50,000 +35.14% 24
London +220 49 £65,000 +18.18% 4
North of England +42 25 £47,000 +113.64% 5
South East +58 23 £51,216 +2.43% 2
East of England +100 18 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Work from Home +49 17 £50,000 -23.08%
Yorkshire +21 16 £57,500 +161.36% 1
Midlands +109 13 £50,000 +5.26% 6
West Midlands +93 13 £50,000 +5.26% 5
South West +115 12 £40,000 +19.40% 9
North West +120 9 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Scotland +94 3 £52,500 -4.55%
Wales - 3 £27,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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.

1 132 (86.84%) Cisco
2 102 (67.11%) Firewall
3 68 (44.74%) WAN
4 56 (36.84%) LAN
5 55 (36.18%) Wireless
6 53 (34.87%) HP
7 50 (32.89%) VMware
8 47 (30.92%) CheckPoint
8 47 (30.92%) Network Security
9 46 (30.26%) Palo Alto
10 44 (28.95%) Azure
10 44 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
11 42 (27.63%) BGP
12 40 (26.32%) Fortinet
13 39 (25.66%) Windows
14 38 (25.00%) OSPF
15 37 (24.34%) VPN
16 35 (23.03%) Juniper
17 34 (22.37%) Wi-Fi
18 33 (21.71%) Microsoft
18 33 (21.71%) Meraki
19 32 (21.05%) Active Directory
20 31 (20.39%) CCNP
20 31 (20.39%) Cisco ASA
21 29 (19.08%) DHCP
22 27 (17.76%) DNS
23 25 (16.45%) Presales
24 23 (15.13%) Office 365
24 23 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
25 22 (14.47%) CCNA

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 9 (5.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.32%) WordPress
3 1 (0.66%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (9.21%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Sage 50
1 2 (1.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 44 (28.95%) Azure
2 23 (15.13%) Office 365
3 12 (7.89%) AWS
4 7 (4.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.97%) GCP
6 2 (1.32%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.32%) SaaS
7 1 (0.66%) Akamai
7 1 (0.66%) IaaS
7 1 (0.66%) Power Automate
7 1 (0.66%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.66%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 102 (67.11%) Firewall
2 68 (44.74%) WAN
3 56 (36.84%) LAN
4 55 (36.18%) Wireless
5 47 (30.92%) Network Security
6 42 (27.63%) BGP
7 38 (25.00%) OSPF
8 37 (24.34%) VPN
9 34 (22.37%) Wi-Fi
10 31 (20.39%) Cisco ASA
11 29 (19.08%) DHCP
12 27 (17.76%) DNS
13 22 (14.47%) TCP/IP
14 20 (13.16%) VoIP
15 15 (9.87%) EIGRP
15 15 (9.87%) IPsec
15 15 (9.87%) MPLS
15 15 (9.87%) WLAN
16 14 (9.21%) SAN
17 13 (8.55%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.97%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.66%) MySQL
2 1 (0.66%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.66%) GitLab
General
1 13 (8.55%) Finance
2 12 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.58%) Public Sector
4 9 (5.92%) Law
5 6 (3.95%) Retail
6 4 (2.63%) Advertising
6 4 (2.63%) Marketing
7 2 (1.32%) Local Government
7 2 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.32%) Police
8 1 (0.66%) German Language
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (51.97%) Network Engineer
2 24 (15.79%) IT Engineer
3 19 (12.50%) Architect
3 19 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (9.21%) Cisco Engineer
4 14 (9.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (8.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (8.55%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (6.58%) Security Engineer
7 9 (5.92%) Network Architect
7 9 (5.92%) Wireless Engineer
7 9 (5.92%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Consultant
9 7 (4.61%) Network Specialist
9 7 (4.61%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.61%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Network Security Specialist
10 6 (3.95%) Security Architect
10 6 (3.95%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.32%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.32%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.66%) COM
2 1 (0.66%) HTML
2 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.58%) DataPower
3 9 (5.92%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.63%) Blog
5 4 (2.63%) iSeries
5 4 (2.63%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.97%) Replication
6 3 (1.97%) User Experience
7 2 (1.32%) EPoS
7 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.32%) NHS
7 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.66%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.66%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 39 (25.66%) Windows
2 20 (13.16%) Linux
3 13 (8.55%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (5.92%) Windows 10
5 9 (5.92%) Windows Server 2019
6 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (2.63%) SUSE
8 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.45%) Presales
2 22 (14.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 18 (11.84%) Information Security
4 17 (11.18%) ITIL
4 17 (11.18%) Network Management
5 16 (10.53%) Change Management
6 15 (9.87%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (6.58%) Network Virtualisation
8 9 (5.92%) DevOps
8 9 (5.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (5.92%) SIEM
9 8 (5.26%) Business Continuity
9 8 (5.26%) Network Design
9 8 (5.26%) Patch Management
9 8 (5.26%) Project Management
9 8 (5.26%) Time Management
10 7 (4.61%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (3.95%) Incident Management
11 6 (3.95%) Migration
11 6 (3.95%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.82%) PowerShell
2 14 (9.21%) VBScript
3 7 (4.61%) SQL
4 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (20.39%) CCNP
3 22 (14.47%) CCNA
4 7 (4.61%) DBS Check
5 5 (3.29%) A+ Certification
5 5 (3.29%) ACCA
5 5 (3.29%) ACSA
5 5 (3.29%) ACSP
5 5 (3.29%) JNCIP
5 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.63%) CCDP
6 4 (2.63%) CCSA
6 4 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.63%) MCSA
6 4 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (2.63%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.97%) CCIE
7 3 (1.97%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.63%) NIST
2 4 (2.63%) SLA
3 3 (1.97%) GDPR
3 3 (1.97%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 23 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.21%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (3.29%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.32%) vSphere
5 2 (1.32%) XenApp
5 2 (1.32%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.66%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.66%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 10 (6.58%) SCCM
3 8 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.26%) Puppet
4 7 (4.61%) Ansible
4 7 (4.61%) Terraform
5 3 (1.97%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.66%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.66%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.66%) Cacti
7 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.66%) OpenView
7 1 (0.66%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.66%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.66%) vRealize
Vendors
1 132 (86.84%) Cisco
2 53 (34.87%) HP
3 50 (32.89%) VMware
4 47 (30.92%) CheckPoint
5 46 (30.26%) Palo Alto
6 40 (26.32%) Fortinet
7 35 (23.03%) Juniper
8 33 (21.71%) Meraki
8 33 (21.71%) Microsoft
9 19 (12.50%) SolarWinds
10 14 (9.21%) IBM
11 13 (8.55%) Barracuda Networks
11 13 (8.55%) Ruckus Wireless
12 12 (7.89%) Dell
13 8 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
13 8 (5.26%) Mitel
13 8 (5.26%) NETGEAR
14 7 (4.61%) Nokia
14 7 (4.61%) Veeam
15 6 (3.95%) F5