Period
to 4 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISA Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISA Server over the 6 months to 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
UK
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 749 1069 1165
Rank change year-on-year +320 +96 +4
Permanent jobs citing ISA Server 26 20 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the System Software category 0.22% 0.082% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 12
Median annual salary £70,000 £47,500 £46,886
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.37% +1.31% -1.29%
10th Percentile £33,225 £46,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -24.21% +11.76% -10.53%

ISA Server is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11,934 24,490 25,273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.93% 17.12% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9,783 20,120 20,425
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +12.43%

ISA Server
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ISA Server in the UK

ISA Server
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISA Server.

Salary trend for ISA Server in the UK

ISA Server
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISA Server over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

Salary histogram for ISA Server in the UK

ISA Server
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISA Server within the UK over the 6 months to 4 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 +322 26 £70,000 +27.27% 2
London +225 20 £70,000 +47.37% 1
UK excluding London +275 6 £36,000 -24.21% 1
South East +167 2 - -
South West - 2 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £36,000 -
Midlands - 2 £36,000 -

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, IT jobs citing ISA Server 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 ISA Server.

1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 23 (88.46%) Forefront TMG
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server
3 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
4 21 (80.77%) Cisco
5 20 (76.92%) Wireless
5 20 (76.92%) Azure
5 20 (76.92%) Enterprise Architecture
5 20 (76.92%) IT Strategy
6 4 (15.38%) C#
7 3 (11.54%) Firewall
7 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.69%) DevOps
8 2 (7.69%) CRUD
8 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
8 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
8 2 (7.69%) Kanban
8 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (7.69%) RESTful
8 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 2 (7.69%) WSUS
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum

ISA Server
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 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 20 (76.92%) Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) Wireless
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) IPv4
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Architect
1 20 (76.92%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Network Support
3 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 2 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Debian
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Enterprise Architecture
1 20 (76.92%) IT Strategy
2 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
2 2 (7.69%) CRUD
2 2 (7.69%) DevOps
2 2 (7.69%) Kanban
2 2 (7.69%) MVC
2 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
2 2 (7.69%) Scrum
2 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) C#
2 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.69%) VB
3 2 (7.69%) VBScript
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) Forefront TMG
2 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 21 (80.77%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat