Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 931 942 1019
Rank change year-on-year +11 +77 +72
Permanent jobs citing Aruba 214 238 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.31% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 151 171 174
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £73,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.21% +4.12% -5.56%

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 70,487 77,165 83,717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.83% 44.39% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 54,645 59,744 67,667
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 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 +5 209 £50,000 +5.26% 42
UK excluding London +18 171 £47,000 +6.21% 36
South East +32 82 £49,000 -6.67% 9
North of England +32 43 £30,000 -15.49% 10
London +17 41 £50,000 -21.57% 7
North West +25 23 £23,000 -39.47% 3
East of England +2 23 £60,000 +14.29% 5
Yorkshire +20 20 £35,338 -0.46% 5
Midlands +6 16 £65,000 +73.33% 8
West Midlands +18 12 £65,000 +80.56% 7
South West -9 10 £32,500 -23.53% 3
East Midlands -8 4 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Scotland - 2 £52,500 - 1
Wales - 1 £30,750 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 (85.51%) Cisco
2 122 (57.01%) Wireless
3 120 (56.07%) HP
4 117 (54.67%) Firewall
5 87 (40.65%) Wi-Fi
6 81 (37.85%) WAN
7 79 (36.92%) LAN
8 67 (31.31%) VMware
9 64 (29.91%) VMware Infrastructure
10 61 (28.50%) CheckPoint
11 54 (25.23%) Juniper
12 52 (24.30%) Microsoft
13 51 (23.83%) Data Centre
14 47 (21.96%) Windows
15 45 (21.03%) Cisco Certification
16 44 (20.56%) DNS
17 42 (19.63%) VoIP
17 42 (19.63%) Load Balancing
17 42 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
17 42 (19.63%) Microsoft Azure
18 41 (19.16%) F5
18 41 (19.16%) WLAN
18 41 (19.16%) VPN
19 40 (18.69%) SolarWinds
20 38 (17.76%) CCNP
21 37 (17.29%) Windows Server
22 36 (16.82%) Fortinet
23 35 (16.36%) Palo Alto
23 35 (16.36%) Riverbed
24 34 (15.89%) Network Security

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 22 (10.28%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.34%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.87%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.40%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.93%) CMS
7 2 (0.93%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.47%) IIS
8 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (5.61%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.80%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.93%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) assyst
1 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 42 (19.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (8.41%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (7.94%) Office 365
4 7 (3.27%) IaaS
5 6 (2.80%) PaaS
6 4 (1.87%) SaaS
7 3 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.47%) Route 53
8 1 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 122 (57.01%) Wireless
2 117 (54.67%) Firewall
3 87 (40.65%) Wi-Fi
4 81 (37.85%) WAN
5 79 (36.92%) LAN
6 44 (20.56%) DNS
7 42 (19.63%) VoIP
8 41 (19.16%) VPN
8 41 (19.16%) WLAN
9 34 (15.89%) Network Security
10 33 (15.42%) Internet
11 30 (14.02%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (12.62%) DHCP
12 27 (12.62%) OSPF
13 26 (12.15%) TCP/IP
14 22 (10.28%) BGP
15 20 (9.35%) IP Telephony
16 14 (6.54%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (6.54%) Ethernet
16 14 (6.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.40%) MySQL
3 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.47%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (4.67%) Local Government
2 9 (4.21%) Finance
3 5 (2.34%) Retail
4 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.47%) Banking
5 1 (0.47%) French Language
5 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 100 (46.73%) Network Engineer
2 32 (14.95%) Analyst
3 21 (9.81%) Wireless Engineer
4 20 (9.35%) Network Support
4 20 (9.35%) Support Engineer
5 19 (8.88%) Architect
6 16 (7.48%) Network Support Engineer
6 16 (7.48%) Voice Engineer
6 16 (7.48%) Voice Network Engineer
7 15 (7.01%) Technical Analyst
8 14 (6.54%) Cisco Engineer
8 14 (6.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 14 (6.54%) Network Architect
8 14 (6.54%) Technical Support
9 13 (6.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (6.07%) Network Analyst
10 12 (5.61%) Senior Network Engineer
10 12 (5.61%) Support Analyst
11 11 (5.14%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (5.14%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.15%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.40%) .NET
2 3 (1.40%) HTML
2 3 (1.40%) Middleware
3 2 (0.93%) COM
4 1 (0.47%) Ajax
4 1 (0.47%) LDAP
4 1 (0.47%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 51 (23.83%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.48%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.67%) Robotics
5 7 (3.27%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.80%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.34%) FlexPod
7 5 (2.34%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.87%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.87%) Fintech
8 4 (1.87%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.40%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.40%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.40%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.40%) Replication
9 3 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.40%) User Experience
10 2 (0.93%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.93%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.96%) Windows
2 37 (17.29%) Windows Server
3 32 (14.95%) Linux
4 11 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.80%) CentOS
6 5 (2.34%) Android
6 5 (2.34%) Unix
6 5 (2.34%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.34%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.40%) AIX
8 3 (1.40%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (19.63%) Load Balancing
1 42 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
2 31 (14.49%) Incident Management
3 29 (13.55%) Service Management
4 28 (13.08%) Network Design
5 27 (12.62%) ITIL
5 27 (12.62%) Logistics
5 27 (12.62%) Project Management
6 21 (9.81%) Presales
6 21 (9.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 19 (8.88%) Collaborative Working
8 16 (7.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 16 (7.48%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (6.54%) Migration
9 14 (6.54%) Problem Management
9 14 (6.54%) Time Management
10 13 (6.07%) High Availability
10 13 (6.07%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (5.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (5.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.01%) SQL
2 14 (6.54%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.07%) Python
4 5 (2.34%) PHP
5 3 (1.40%) VB
6 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.47%) C
6 1 (0.47%) C#
6 1 (0.47%) Java
6 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (21.03%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (17.76%) CCNP
3 18 (8.41%) CCNA
4 17 (7.94%) Security Cleared
5 15 (7.01%) SC Cleared
6 14 (6.54%) CCIE
7 10 (4.67%) Degree
8 7 (3.27%) CCDP
8 7 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (2.34%) JNCIA
10 4 (1.87%) CWAP
10 4 (1.87%) CWDP
10 4 (1.87%) CWNA
10 4 (1.87%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.40%) HP MASE
11 3 (1.40%) MCSE
11 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.93%) JNCIS
12 2 (0.93%) MCSA
12 2 (0.93%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.67%) SLA
2 8 (3.74%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.40%) QA
4 2 (0.93%) PMO
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (29.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (12.15%) Active Directory
3 21 (9.81%) Hyper-V
4 13 (6.07%) ProxySG
5 9 (4.21%) VMware NSX
6 8 (3.74%) FreeRADIUS
6 8 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.34%) vSphere
8 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (1.87%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.40%) Ceph
9 3 (1.40%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.40%) XenApp
9 3 (1.40%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.93%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.47%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 23 (10.75%) Cisco IPCC
2 12 (5.61%) Grafana
2 12 (5.61%) Prometheus
3 9 (4.21%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (3.27%) CASB
4 7 (3.27%) FortiGate
4 7 (3.27%) SCCM
5 5 (2.34%) SmoothWall
5 5 (2.34%) vCenter Server
5 5 (2.34%) WhatsUp Gold
6 4 (1.87%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (1.87%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.40%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.93%) Puppet
9 1 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.47%) OpenView
9 1 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.47%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 183 (85.51%) Cisco
2 120 (56.07%) HP
3 67 (31.31%) VMware
4 61 (28.50%) CheckPoint
5 54 (25.23%) Juniper
6 52 (24.30%) Microsoft
7 41 (19.16%) F5
8 40 (18.69%) SolarWinds
9 36 (16.82%) Fortinet
10 35 (16.36%) Palo Alto
10 35 (16.36%) Riverbed
11 28 (13.08%) Zscaler
12 22 (10.28%) Meraki
13 17 (7.94%) NetApp
14 15 (7.01%) Arista
14 15 (7.01%) Blue Coat
15 12 (5.61%) Brocade
15 12 (5.61%) NETGEAR
16 11 (5.14%) Ruckus Wireless
16 11 (5.14%) Siemens