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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
UK
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 925 909
Rank change year-on-year +88 -16  
Permanent jobs citing ISA Server 28 37 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.035% 0.069%
As % of the System Software category 0.26% 0.29% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 49
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £35,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £68,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +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 10670 12864 13706
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.28% 12.33% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8963 10868 11261
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

ISA Server
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ISA Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for ISA Server in the UK

ISA Server
Top 22 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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +87 28 £47,500 - 3
South East +61 10 £47,500 -5.00% 2
London +57 9 £55,000 +2.32%
Berkshire +34 6 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Slough +20 6 £47,500 -5.00% 2
South West +7 5 £23,500 -37.74%
Surrey +46 3 £60,000 -14.28%
West Midlands +24 2 £31,000 -22.50% 1
Devon -9 2 £23,500 -16.07%
Guildford - 2 £60,000 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £31,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £42,500 -
North West - 1 £18,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £18,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £42,500 -
Chippenham - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Blackburn - 1 £18,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 52 (85.25%) Microsoft
1 52 (85.25%) Active Directory
2 50 (81.97%) Windows
3 43 (70.49%) Windows Server
4 38 (62.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (60.66%) Firewall
6 35 (57.38%) MS Exchange
7 33 (54.10%) DHCP
7 33 (54.10%) DNS
8 32 (52.46%) HP
8 32 (52.46%) VMware
8 32 (52.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (45.90%) Forefront TMG
10 27 (44.26%) Cisco
10 27 (44.26%) Linux
11 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
11 26 (42.62%) PowerShell
12 25 (40.98%) Exchange Server 2010
13 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (36.07%) SQL
15 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (34.43%) vSphere
16 20 (32.79%) Hyper-V
16 20 (32.79%) Citrix
17 18 (29.51%) Cisco Certification
17 18 (29.51%) VBScript
17 18 (29.51%) Back Office
18 17 (27.87%) ITIL
18 17 (27.87%) SAN
18 17 (27.87%) Dell

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 35 (57.38%) MS Exchange
2 25 (40.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (18.03%) IIS
4 10 (16.39%) Skype for Business
5 9 (14.75%) SharePoint
6 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (4.92%) Apache
8 3 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (4.92%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (3.28%) IBM Notes
9 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.64%) CMS
10 1 (1.64%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.56%) Office 365
4 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (60.66%) Firewall
2 33 (54.10%) DHCP
2 33 (54.10%) DNS
3 17 (27.87%) SAN
4 14 (22.95%) Network Security
5 13 (21.31%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (21.31%) SMTP
6 12 (19.67%) TCP/IP
6 12 (19.67%) VPN
7 11 (18.03%) NAS
7 11 (18.03%) SNMP
7 11 (18.03%) VoIP
8 10 (16.39%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (16.39%) iSCSI
9 8 (13.11%) Internet
10 7 (11.48%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (9.84%) WAN
12 5 (8.20%) LAN
13 4 (6.56%) Cisco PIX
13 4 (6.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (21.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) WinDbg
General
1 18 (29.51%) Back Office
2 3 (4.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.28%) Law
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Military
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Technical Specialist
3 8 (13.11%) VMware Specialist
4 6 (9.84%) Security Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) IT Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) IT Security Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Network Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Systems Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Systems Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (3.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.11%) PKI
2 8 (13.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.56%) Clustering
4 4 (6.56%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.92%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.64%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (81.97%) Windows
2 43 (70.49%) Windows Server
3 38 (62.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (44.26%) Linux
5 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (16.39%) Windows 2000
8 8 (13.11%) VMS
8 8 (13.11%) Windows NT
9 5 (8.20%) Solaris
9 5 (8.20%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
10 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) ITIL
2 15 (24.59%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (21.31%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 11 (18.03%) High Availability
5 10 (16.39%) Migration
6 9 (14.75%) Network Load Balancing
7 8 (13.11%) ITIL V3
8 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.56%) Business Development
9 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.56%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (6.56%) Project Management
10 3 (4.92%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
10 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.28%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) PowerShell
2 22 (36.07%) SQL
3 18 (29.51%) VBScript
4 13 (21.31%) VB
5 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.28%) VBA
6 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (22.95%) MCSE
2 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (18.03%) CCNP
3 11 (18.03%) CCVP
4 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
5 8 (13.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (13.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (11.48%) CCNA
6 7 (11.48%) Degree
7 6 (9.84%) DV Cleared
8 5 (8.20%) CCSP
9 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (18.03%) PCI DSS
2 6 (9.84%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (85.25%) Active Directory
2 32 (52.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (45.90%) Forefront TMG
4 21 (34.43%) vSphere
5 20 (32.79%) Hyper-V
6 11 (18.03%) UAG
7 9 (14.75%) VMware ESX
7 9 (14.75%) XenDesktop
8 8 (13.11%) NFS
8 8 (13.11%) vCloud
8 8 (13.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (13.11%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (13.11%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (9.84%) XenApp
10 5 (8.20%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (6.56%) Terminal Services
11 4 (6.56%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (4.92%) XenServer
13 2 (3.28%) Sendmail
14 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Clustering
1 10 (16.39%) SCOM
1 10 (16.39%) vCenter Server
2 8 (13.11%) vMotion
2 8 (13.11%) WMI
3 6 (9.84%) SCCM
4 4 (6.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (6.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (6.56%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (6.56%) MOM
4 4 (6.56%) WSUS
5 3 (4.92%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.28%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (3.28%) Malwarebytes
6 2 (3.28%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (1.64%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.64%) Netcool
7 1 (1.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.64%) PaperCut
7 1 (1.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 52 (85.25%) Microsoft
2 32 (52.46%) HP
2 32 (52.46%) VMware
3 27 (44.26%) Cisco
4 20 (32.79%) Citrix
5 17 (27.87%) Dell
6 10 (16.39%) F5
7 9 (14.75%) Intel Security
7 9 (14.75%) Veritas
8 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.56%) Forcepoint
8 4 (6.56%) SolarWinds
8 4 (6.56%) Sophos
9 2 (3.28%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.28%) arcserve
9 2 (3.28%) Lotus
9 2 (3.28%) Mitel
9 2 (3.28%) ProCurve
9 2 (3.28%) Remedy
9 2 (3.28%) Webroot
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + FE Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago