Period
to 25 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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1139 1165 1134
Rank change year-on-year +26 -31 -9
Permanent jobs citing ISA Server 44 91 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.045% 0.082%
As % of the System Software category 0.20% 0.36% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 39 74 140
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £66,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 22359 25200 26644
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.59% 12.46% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18845 21360 21957
UK median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,839
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%

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 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for ISA Server in the UK

ISA Server
Top 12 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 25 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 +38 42 £47,500 -5.00% 2
UK excluding London +23 28 £45,000 - 3
London +29 16 £50,000 -
South East +57 14 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South West +12 4 £38,500 -18.95% 1
Midlands +47 3 £31,000 -22.50%
West Midlands +29 3 £31,000 -22.50%
East of England +15 3 £36,500 -1.35%
Scotland +11 2 - - 1
North of England -19 2 £52,500 +23.53%
Yorkshire +23 1 - -
North East +13 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 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 41 (93.18%) Active Directory
2 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 28 (63.64%) Firewall
3 28 (63.64%) VMware
4 27 (61.36%) Windows
5 25 (56.82%) Cisco
5 25 (56.82%) DNS
5 25 (56.82%) DHCP
5 25 (56.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (54.55%) Hyper-V
7 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
7 23 (52.27%) HP
8 19 (43.18%) Forefront TMG
9 18 (40.91%) SAN
9 18 (40.91%) Citrix
9 18 (40.91%) TCP/IP
10 17 (38.64%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
11 16 (36.36%) SQL
11 16 (36.36%) Linux
11 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
11 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (34.09%) SCOM
12 15 (34.09%) MCSE
12 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (34.09%) Dell
13 14 (31.82%) Back Office
14 13 (29.55%) NAS
15 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
15 12 (27.27%) Cisco ASA

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 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (20.45%) Skype for Business
5 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (9.09%) IIS
7 3 (6.82%) Apache
7 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (6.82%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (2.27%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (63.64%) Firewall
2 25 (56.82%) DHCP
2 25 (56.82%) DNS
3 18 (40.91%) SAN
3 18 (40.91%) TCP/IP
4 13 (29.55%) NAS
5 12 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (25.00%) LAN
7 8 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (18.18%) WAN
8 7 (15.91%) Network Security
8 7 (15.91%) VoIP
9 6 (13.64%) SMTP
9 6 (13.64%) SNMP
10 5 (11.36%) Internet
10 5 (11.36%) VPN
11 4 (9.09%) iSCSI
11 4 (9.09%) Unified Communications
12 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (4.55%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) MS Access
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (31.82%) Back Office
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Server Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) IT Support
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Software Packaging
1 3 (6.82%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Clustering
2 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.82%) HP Storage
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.27%) CCTV
5 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) SCADA
5 1 (2.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
3 16 (36.36%) Linux
3 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (20.45%) Solaris
6 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (13.64%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 2000
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.27%) Unix
9 1 (2.27%) VMS
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (20.45%) ITIL
3 8 (18.18%) Business Development
4 6 (13.64%) High Availability
4 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (6.82%) Data Management
6 3 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.82%) Network Management
6 3 (6.82%) Patch Management
6 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Software Deployment
6 3 (6.82%) Web Filtering
7 2 (4.55%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 10 (22.73%) VBScript
4 2 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (34.09%) MCSE
2 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (25.00%) CCNA
3 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (22.73%) DV Cleared
5 6 (13.64%) CCNP
5 6 (13.64%) CCVP
6 5 (11.36%) CCSP
7 4 (9.09%) Degree
8 3 (6.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (93.18%) Active Directory
2 25 (56.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 19 (43.18%) Forefront TMG
5 10 (22.73%) Terminal Services
6 9 (20.45%) XenApp
7 8 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (11.36%) XenDesktop
11 4 (9.09%) UAG
11 4 (9.09%) vSphere
11 4 (9.09%) XenServer
12 3 (6.82%) Firmware
13 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (2.27%) NFS
13 1 (2.27%) vCloud
13 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) SCOM
2 8 (18.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 8 (18.18%) MOM
2 8 (18.18%) WSUS
3 7 (15.91%) SCCM
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (6.82%) HP SIM
6 3 (6.82%) OpenView
7 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
7 2 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (4.55%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
8 1 (2.27%) Malwarebytes
8 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
8 1 (2.27%) Netcool
8 1 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (2.27%) Unicenter
8 1 (2.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (2.27%) vMotion
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (63.64%) VMware
3 25 (56.82%) Cisco
4 23 (52.27%) HP
5 18 (40.91%) Citrix
6 15 (34.09%) Dell
7 10 (22.73%) McAfee
8 8 (18.18%) F5
9 4 (9.09%) EMC
10 3 (6.82%) Forcepoint
10 3 (6.82%) Intel
10 3 (6.82%) Oracle
10 3 (6.82%) Sophos
10 3 (6.82%) Veritas
11 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
11 2 (4.55%) Remedy
12 1 (2.27%) Apple
12 1 (2.27%) arcserve
12 1 (2.27%) IBM
12 1 (2.27%) NetApp
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