Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 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
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 947 1013 1102
Rank change year-on-year +66 +89 -18
Permanent jobs citing Aruba 235 211 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 169 174 173
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £24,300 £32,500 £32,538
90th Percentile £70,750 £73,375 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +11.76% -8.11% -7.50%

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 77929 83156 100545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.39% 43.85% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 60243 67119 81790
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Aruba in the UK

Aruba
Top 12 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 23 October 2017. 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 +98 231 £47,500 -5.00% 6
UK excluding London +100 168 £47,500 +11.76% 6
London -11 63 £65,000 +4.00%
South East +66 58 £52,500 +5.00% 5
North of England +25 36 £35,500 -5.33%
East of England +15 35 £52,500 -4.55%
Yorkshire +53 34 £36,250 -
Midlands +34 31 £37,500 -6.25% 1
West Midlands +8 22 £36,000 -10.00% 1
South West +34 20 £42,500 +41.67%
East Midlands +43 9 £57,500 +43.75%
North West +2 2 £33,500 -10.67%

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing Aruba also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Aruba.

1 204 (86.81%) Cisco
2 165 (70.21%) Wireless
3 117 (49.79%) Juniper
4 111 (47.23%) HP
5 107 (45.53%) Cisco Certification
5 107 (45.53%) Firewall
6 96 (40.85%) CheckPoint
7 91 (38.72%) WAN
8 87 (37.02%) CCNP
9 86 (36.60%) LAN
10 77 (32.77%) F5
11 74 (31.49%) ITIL
12 66 (28.09%) VPN
13 65 (27.66%) Cisco Nexus
14 64 (27.23%) Wi-Fi
15 63 (26.81%) Microsoft
16 62 (26.38%) Data Centre
17 60 (25.53%) VMware
18 53 (22.55%) OSPF
19 52 (22.13%) Palo Alto
20 51 (21.70%) BGP
20 51 (21.70%) CCNA
20 51 (21.70%) Windows
21 49 (20.85%) Citrix
21 49 (20.85%) Meraki
22 48 (20.43%) Extreme Networks
22 48 (20.43%) Network Management
23 47 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
23 47 (20.00%) MPLS
24 46 (19.57%) Load Balancing

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 12 (5.11%) Skype for Business
2 7 (2.98%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.13%) IIS
4 3 (1.28%) nginx
5 1 (0.43%) Apache
5 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.43%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.43%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 39 (16.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (15.32%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (8.94%) Office 365
4 19 (8.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (2.13%) SaaS
6 2 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.43%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.43%) OpenDNS
7 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 165 (70.21%) Wireless
2 107 (45.53%) Firewall
3 91 (38.72%) WAN
4 86 (36.60%) LAN
5 66 (28.09%) VPN
6 65 (27.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 64 (27.23%) Wi-Fi
8 53 (22.55%) OSPF
9 51 (21.70%) BGP
10 47 (20.00%) MPLS
11 45 (19.15%) DNS
11 45 (19.15%) IPsec
11 45 (19.15%) TCP/IP
12 44 (18.72%) DHCP
13 41 (17.45%) Cisco ASA
14 37 (15.74%) Network Security
15 35 (14.89%) VLAN
16 34 (14.47%) Wireshark
17 33 (14.04%) EIGRP
17 33 (14.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.43%) MySQL
3 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.43%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (7.23%) Finance
2 14 (5.96%) Banking
2 14 (5.96%) Investment Banking
2 14 (5.96%) Marketing
3 13 (5.53%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.11%) Advertising
5 9 (3.83%) Billing
6 3 (1.28%) Back Office
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 124 (52.77%) Network Engineer
2 40 (17.02%) Consultant
3 36 (15.32%) Network Support
4 35 (14.89%) Support Engineer
5 33 (14.04%) Network Support Engineer
6 30 (12.77%) Senior Network Engineer
7 26 (11.06%) Cisco Engineer
8 25 (10.64%) Presales Consultant
9 24 (10.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 22 (9.36%) Network Consultant
11 21 (8.94%) Analyst
12 19 (8.09%) Wireless Engineer
13 18 (7.66%) Wireless Network Engineer
14 14 (5.96%) Security Engineer
14 14 (5.96%) Support Analyst
15 12 (5.11%) Cisco Consultant
15 12 (5.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
15 12 (5.11%) Cisco Presales Consultant
15 12 (5.11%) Cisco Wireless Consultant
15 12 (5.11%) Wireless Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.47%) 802.1X
2 10 (4.26%) Web Services
3 2 (0.85%) Apache Axis
3 2 (0.85%) HTML
4 1 (0.43%) LAMP
4 1 (0.43%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.43%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 62 (26.38%) Data Centre
2 21 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.96%) Blog
4 9 (3.83%) FlexPod
4 9 (3.83%) PKI
5 7 (2.98%) Equities
5 7 (2.98%) Fixed Income
5 7 (2.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.98%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.55%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.55%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.70%) CCTV
8 4 (1.70%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.70%) EPoS
8 4 (1.70%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.70%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.28%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (21.70%) Windows
2 26 (11.06%) Linux
3 25 (10.64%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.26%) CentOS
5 9 (3.83%) Ubuntu
6 8 (3.40%) Windows 10
7 7 (2.98%) Unix
7 7 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.55%) Android
9 5 (2.13%) Debian
9 5 (2.13%) Kali Linux
9 5 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.70%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (1.70%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.28%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.85%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.43%) Fedora
13 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (31.49%) ITIL
2 48 (20.43%) Network Management
3 46 (19.57%) Load Balancing
4 45 (19.15%) Change Management
4 45 (19.15%) Presales
5 24 (10.21%) Problem Management
6 20 (8.51%) ITSM
7 19 (8.09%) Capacity Management
7 19 (8.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 18 (7.66%) Incident Management
9 17 (7.23%) Migration
10 15 (6.38%) Time Management
11 14 (5.96%) Customer Engagement
11 14 (5.96%) Network Design
11 14 (5.96%) Project Management
11 14 (5.96%) SIEM
12 12 (5.11%) Line Management
12 12 (5.11%) Network Monitoring
12 12 (5.11%) Security Management
12 12 (5.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.98%) Java
1 7 (2.98%) PowerShell
1 7 (2.98%) Python
2 5 (2.13%) Bash Shell
2 5 (2.13%) C-shell
2 5 (2.13%) Korn
2 5 (2.13%) Ruby
3 4 (1.70%) Perl
3 4 (1.70%) SQL
4 2 (0.85%) C#
4 2 (0.85%) PHP
5 1 (0.43%) C
5 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 107 (45.53%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (37.02%) CCNP
3 51 (21.70%) CCNA
4 36 (15.32%) CCIE
5 31 (13.19%) SC Cleared
5 31 (13.19%) Security Cleared
6 24 (10.21%) JNCIP
7 19 (8.09%) CCSE
8 13 (5.53%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (5.53%) JNCIA
9 12 (5.11%) CISSP
10 10 (4.26%) Degree
11 9 (3.83%) CWNA
12 8 (3.40%) CCSA
13 6 (2.55%) MCSE
13 6 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (2.13%) GIAC
14 5 (2.13%) Linux+ Certification
14 5 (2.13%) RHCA
14 5 (2.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.96%) QA
1 14 (5.96%) SLA
2 12 (5.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.13%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.70%) PMO
5 3 (1.28%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 47 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (11.06%) Active Directory
3 18 (7.66%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 10 (4.26%) ProxySG
4 10 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (2.98%) VMware NSX
6 5 (2.13%) pfSense
7 4 (1.70%) XenApp
8 2 (0.85%) Docker
8 2 (0.85%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (0.85%) Postfix
8 2 (0.85%) PowerDNS
8 2 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (5.96%) FortiGate
2 13 (5.53%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (2.55%) Puppet
4 5 (2.13%) Ansible
4 5 (2.13%) Nagios
5 4 (1.70%) WSUS
6 3 (1.28%) Cacti
6 3 (1.28%) SCCM
6 3 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.85%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.85%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.85%) Opsview
7 2 (0.85%) Terraform
7 2 (0.85%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 204 (86.81%) Cisco
2 117 (49.79%) Juniper
3 111 (47.23%) HP
4 96 (40.85%) CheckPoint
5 77 (32.77%) F5
6 63 (26.81%) Microsoft
7 60 (25.53%) VMware
8 52 (22.13%) Palo Alto
9 49 (20.85%) Citrix
9 49 (20.85%) Meraki
10 48 (20.43%) Extreme Networks
11 43 (18.30%) Fortinet
12 28 (11.91%) Riverbed
13 24 (10.21%) SolarWinds
14 21 (8.94%) Ubiquiti
15 19 (8.09%) SonicWALL
16 18 (7.66%) Brocade
17 17 (7.23%) Aerohive Networks
18 14 (5.96%) Blue Coat
19 13 (5.53%) Dell