Period
to 23 July 2018

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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1170 1153 1190
Rank change year-on-year -17 +37 -36
Permanent jobs citing ISA Server 19 47 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.026% 0.045%
As % of the System Software category 0.076% 0.21% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 40 73
UK median annual salary £46,886 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.38% -7.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £37,625 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% -2.78% +5.88%

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 25,155 22,373 25,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.52% 12.60% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20,342 18,840 21,401
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -

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 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for ISA Server in the UK

ISA Server
Top 9 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 23 July 2018. 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 +3 18 £42,500 -8.11% 3
UK excluding London -20 14 £42,500 -2.86% 1
Midlands +20 9 £42,500 +37.10%
East Midlands - 8 £42,500 -
London -11 4 £56,250 +12.50% 2
South East -21 3 - - 1
West Midlands +24 1 £31,000 -
East of England +13 1 £100,000 +173.97%
South West -12 1 £57,500 +144.68%

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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 15 (78.95%) SQL
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 12 (63.16%) T-SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (57.89%) Finance
4 10 (52.63%) Banking
5 9 (47.37%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (42.11%) Clustering
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (42.11%) Trend Analysis
6 8 (42.11%) Database Tuning
6 8 (42.11%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (42.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (42.11%) Capacity Management
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) DTS
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
8 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (21.05%) Analytics
8 4 (21.05%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
8 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (21.05%) C#
8 4 (21.05%) .NET
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (21.05%) Active Directory

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 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) DMZ
3 1 (5.26%) Intranet
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) DTS
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Ant
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Administrator
1 8 (42.11%) DBA
1 8 (42.11%) SQL DBA
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Principal Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
1 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
1 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.26%) EJB
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) JDBC
2 1 (5.26%) JMS
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) JSP
2 1 (5.26%) JSTL
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) Servlets
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.79%) Private Cloud
3 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) DataPower
4 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) AIX
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (47.37%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (42.11%) Capacity Management
3 8 (42.11%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (42.11%) Database Tuning
3 8 (42.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (42.11%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) Time Management
7 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) T-SQL
3 4 (21.05%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) Erlang
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) MCSE
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (21.05%) Forefront TMG
1 4 (21.05%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.79%) UAG
3 1 (5.26%) Firmware
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Intel
5 1 (5.26%) Lotus
5 1 (5.26%) McAfee
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Sage