Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1144 1191 1140
Rank change year-on-year +47 -51 -44
Permanent jobs citing ISA Server 48 90 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.044% 0.080%
As % of the System Software category 0.21% 0.36% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 72 136
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £66,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +8.97%

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

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22474 25209 26591
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.60% 12.44% 11.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18935 21376 21921
UK median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

ISA Server
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ISA Server in the UK

ISA Server
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISA Server.

Salary trend for ISA Server in the UK

ISA Server
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISA Server over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for ISA Server in the UK

ISA Server
Top 13 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 21 July 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 +42 46 £47,500 -5.00% 2
UK excluding London +54 31 £45,000 - 2
London +53 17 £50,000 -4.76% 1
South East +67 15 £47,500 -5.00%
South West +6 5 £23,500 -50.53% 1
Midlands +37 3 £31,000 -22.50%
West Midlands +21 3 £31,000 -22.50%
East of England +13 3 £36,500 -1.35%
North of England -22 3 £35,250 -17.06%
Scotland +17 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +24 1 - -
North East +15 1 £52,500 -
North West -16 1 £18,000 -60.00%

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT jobs citing ISA Server 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 ISA Server.

1 44 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
3 30 (62.50%) Windows
4 29 (60.42%) Firewall
4 29 (60.42%) VMware
5 26 (54.17%) DHCP
5 26 (54.17%) DNS
5 26 (54.17%) Cisco
5 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (54.17%) Windows Server
6 25 (52.08%) Hyper-V
6 25 (52.08%) HP
7 21 (43.75%) Forefront TMG
8 20 (41.67%) Citrix
8 20 (41.67%) TCP/IP
8 20 (41.67%) MS Exchange
8 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
9 19 (39.58%) SQL
9 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (37.50%) Linux
10 18 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (37.50%) SAN
11 16 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (33.33%) Dell
11 16 (33.33%) MCSE
12 15 (31.25%) Back Office
13 14 (29.17%) PowerShell
13 14 (29.17%) SCOM
14 13 (27.08%) NAS
14 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012

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 20 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (22.92%) SharePoint
4 8 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (10.42%) IIS
7 4 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (6.25%) Apache
8 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
9 1 (2.08%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (60.42%) Firewall
2 26 (54.17%) DHCP
2 26 (54.17%) DNS
3 20 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 18 (37.50%) SAN
5 13 (27.08%) NAS
6 12 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (20.83%) LAN
8 9 (18.75%) Network Security
9 8 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
9 8 (16.67%) SMTP
9 8 (16.67%) VoIP
9 8 (16.67%) WAN
10 7 (14.58%) SNMP
10 7 (14.58%) VPN
11 6 (12.50%) Internet
12 5 (10.42%) iSCSI
13 4 (8.33%) Unified Communications
14 3 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
15 2 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) WinDbg
General
1 15 (31.25%) Back Office
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Military
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Developer
5 3 (6.25%) IT Support
5 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Server Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Software Packaging
1 3 (6.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (4.17%) CSS
2 2 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Clustering
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.25%) HP Storage
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.17%) PKI
4 2 (4.17%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.17%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (2.08%) CCTV
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (2.08%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 30 (62.50%) Windows
2 26 (54.17%) Windows Server
3 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (37.50%) Linux
5 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (18.75%) Solaris
7 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (12.50%) Windows XP
9 4 (8.33%) Windows 2000
10 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
11 2 (4.17%) VMS
11 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
11 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
11 2 (4.17%) Windows NT
12 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
12 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (18.75%) ITIL
3 8 (16.67%) Business Development
4 7 (14.58%) High Availability
5 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.42%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 5 (10.42%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (6.25%) Data Management
8 3 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.25%) Network Management
8 3 (6.25%) Patch Management
8 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.25%) Software Deployment
8 3 (6.25%) Web Filtering
9 2 (4.17%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) SQL
2 14 (29.17%) PowerShell
3 12 (25.00%) VBScript
4 4 (8.33%) VB
5 2 (4.17%) Java
5 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.17%) VBA
6 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (33.33%) MCSE
2 16 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (22.92%) CCNA
5 10 (20.83%) DV Cleared
6 7 (14.58%) CCNP
6 7 (14.58%) CCVP
7 5 (10.42%) CCSP
8 4 (8.33%) Degree
9 3 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (4.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (14.58%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (52.08%) Hyper-V
4 21 (43.75%) Forefront TMG
5 10 (20.83%) Terminal Services
6 9 (18.75%) XenApp
7 8 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (12.50%) XenDesktop
9 5 (10.42%) UAG
9 5 (10.42%) vSphere
9 5 (10.42%) XenServer
10 3 (6.25%) Firmware
11 2 (4.17%) NFS
11 2 (4.17%) vCloud
11 2 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (2.08%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 14 (29.17%) SCOM
2 8 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 8 (16.67%) MOM
2 8 (16.67%) WSUS
3 7 (14.58%) SCCM
4 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (6.25%) HP SIM
5 3 (6.25%) OpenView
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (4.17%) Malwarebytes
6 2 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (4.17%) NetVault Backup
6 2 (4.17%) vCenter Server
6 2 (4.17%) vMotion
6 2 (4.17%) WMI
7 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.08%) Netcool
7 1 (2.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (2.08%) Unicenter
7 1 (2.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
2 29 (60.42%) VMware
3 26 (54.17%) Cisco
4 25 (52.08%) HP
5 20 (41.67%) Citrix
6 16 (33.33%) Dell
7 10 (20.83%) McAfee
8 8 (16.67%) F5
9 4 (8.33%) EMC
10 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
10 3 (6.25%) Forcepoint
10 3 (6.25%) Intel
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle
10 3 (6.25%) Sophos
10 3 (6.25%) Veritas
11 2 (4.17%) arcserve
11 2 (4.17%) Remedy
11 2 (4.17%) Webroot
12 1 (2.08%) Meridio
12 1 (2.08%) Mitel
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 23 days ago