Period
to 3 August 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited McAfee over the 6 months to 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within McAfee (formerly Intel Security).

McAfee
UK
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 620 742 727
Rank change year-on-year +122 -15 +11
Permanent jobs citing McAfee 154 360 517
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.59% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 114 275 408
Median annual salary £48,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £94,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.81% +7.22% +18.42%

McAfee is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 27,628 61,063 75,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.08% 42.37% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21,132 46,923 58,114
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%
10th Percentile £30,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +4.76%

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in the UK

McAfee
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing McAfee.

Salary trend for McAfee in the UK

McAfee
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing McAfee over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Salary histogram for McAfee in the UK

McAfee
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the UK over the 6 months to 3 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 +104 145 £50,000 -4.76% 18
UK excluding London +156 108 £44,000 -8.81% 12
London +139 46 £70,000 +7.69% 7
South East +177 43 £53,500 +7.00% 4
Midlands +64 24 £43,750 -11.62% 3
North of England +134 21 £42,500 -10.53% 2
West Midlands +50 21 £37,500 -25.00% 2
North West +123 18 £42,500 -13.27% 1
South West +92 10 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Scotland +93 7 £52,500 -27.59% 1
Work from Home +67 5 £44,500 -38.62% 2
Yorkshire +108 3 £29,000 -42.00% 1
East Midlands +72 3 £45,000 +76.47% 1
Wales - 2 £30,250 -
East of England +73 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, IT jobs citing McAfee 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 McAfee.

1 88 (57.14%) Windows
2 83 (53.90%) Microsoft
3 80 (51.95%) Firewall
4 77 (50.00%) Cisco
5 56 (36.36%) VMware
6 55 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 43 (27.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 43 (27.92%) Office 365
8 42 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
9 36 (23.38%) Azure
10 35 (22.73%) Windows Server
10 35 (22.73%) Information Security
11 34 (22.08%) HP
11 34 (22.08%) Symantec
11 34 (22.08%) SIEM
12 32 (20.78%) Data Centre
12 32 (20.78%) Finance
13 31 (20.13%) ITIL
14 29 (18.83%) DNS
14 29 (18.83%) Palo Alto
15 28 (18.18%) VPN
15 28 (18.18%) SQL Server
16 27 (17.53%) SQL
16 27 (17.53%) Project Management
16 27 (17.53%) Change Management
16 27 (17.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 26 (16.88%) Patch Management
17 26 (16.88%) Cybersecurity
17 26 (16.88%) Juniper
17 26 (16.88%) Microsoft Office

McAfee
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 15 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (7.79%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.19%) IIS
4 5 (3.25%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.30%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (16.88%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.19%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Elite 3E
2 2 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 43 (27.92%) Office 365
2 36 (23.38%) Azure
3 9 (5.84%) AWS
4 5 (3.25%) IaaS
5 4 (2.60%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.95%) Amazon GuardDuty
6 3 (1.95%) SaaS
7 2 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (51.95%) Firewall
2 29 (18.83%) DNS
3 28 (18.18%) VPN
4 26 (16.88%) WAN
5 25 (16.23%) LAN
6 22 (14.29%) Internet
7 19 (12.34%) DHCP
7 19 (12.34%) Wi-Fi
8 17 (11.04%) Network Security
9 16 (10.39%) TCP/IP
10 15 (9.74%) NetScaler
10 15 (9.74%) SAN
11 12 (7.79%) Wireless
12 10 (6.49%) MPLS
13 9 (5.84%) Remote Desktop
14 8 (5.19%) Ethernet
15 7 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
16 5 (3.25%) Fibre Channel
16 5 (3.25%) iSCSI
16 5 (3.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (6.49%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (3.90%) MySQL
5 5 (3.25%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.65%) Big Data
General
1 32 (20.78%) Finance
2 17 (11.04%) Banking
3 11 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.84%) Retail
5 4 (2.60%) Law
5 4 (2.60%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.95%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) German Language
7 1 (0.65%) Local Government
7 1 (0.65%) Military
7 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (16.88%) Analyst
2 19 (12.34%) Network Engineer
3 18 (11.69%) Support Engineer
4 17 (11.04%) Security Engineer
5 16 (10.39%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (9.74%) Infrastructure Manager
6 15 (9.74%) IT Engineer
7 14 (9.09%) IT Support
8 12 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
9 11 (7.14%) Security Analyst
10 10 (6.49%) Network Manager
10 10 (6.49%) NOC Engineer
11 9 (5.84%) Support Analyst
12 8 (5.19%) Network Infrastructure Manager
12 8 (5.19%) Technical Engineer
13 7 (4.55%) IT Manager
13 7 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
14 6 (3.90%) Consultant
14 6 (3.90%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (0.65%) ADSI
2 1 (0.65%) JSON
2 1 (0.65%) LDAP
2 1 (0.65%) REST
2 1 (0.65%) SAML
2 1 (0.65%) Web Services
2 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.78%) Data Centre
2 18 (11.69%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.79%) PKI
4 10 (6.49%) CMDB
5 7 (4.55%) iPad
5 7 (4.55%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.90%) Clustering
6 6 (3.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.25%) Reinsurance
7 5 (3.25%) Replication
8 4 (2.60%) Handset
8 4 (2.60%) iPhone
9 3 (1.95%) Cyber Defence
9 3 (1.95%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.95%) PMI
9 3 (1.95%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.95%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 88 (57.14%) Windows
2 35 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 23 (14.94%) Linux
4 21 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (9.74%) Windows Server 2016
6 13 (8.44%) Unix
6 13 (8.44%) Windows 7
7 11 (7.14%) HPUX
7 11 (7.14%) Windows 10
8 10 (6.49%) Windows 8
9 7 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (3.90%) Android
10 6 (3.90%) Solaris
10 6 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (3.25%) CentOS
11 5 (3.25%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.30%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.73%) Information Security
2 34 (22.08%) SIEM
3 31 (20.13%) ITIL
4 27 (17.53%) Change Management
4 27 (17.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 27 (17.53%) Project Management
5 26 (16.88%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (16.88%) Patch Management
6 17 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (11.04%) Security Operations
7 16 (10.39%) Service Management
8 15 (9.74%) Migration
8 15 (9.74%) Project Delivery
9 14 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 13 (8.44%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (8.44%) Problem Management
10 13 (8.44%) Threat Intelligence
11 12 (7.79%) Vulnerability Management
12 11 (7.14%) Business Continuity
12 11 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.53%) SQL
2 24 (15.58%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.55%) Python
4 6 (3.90%) Perl
5 5 (3.25%) C
6 4 (2.60%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.95%) Java
7 3 (1.95%) PHP
7 3 (1.95%) VB
8 2 (1.30%) C#
8 2 (1.30%) VBScript
9 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (13.64%) CISSP
2 21 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 18 (11.69%) SC Cleared
4 17 (11.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (10.39%) CCNA
5 16 (10.39%) CCNP
6 15 (9.74%) MCSE
7 13 (8.44%) Degree
8 10 (6.49%) CISM
8 10 (6.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (5.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (5.19%) MCSA
10 7 (4.55%) DV Cleared
11 6 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (3.25%) CEH
13 4 (2.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 4 (2.60%) CCSP
13 4 (2.60%) GIAC
14 3 (1.95%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.64%) SLA
2 13 (8.44%) PCI DSS
3 10 (6.49%) QA
4 9 (5.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (4.55%) GDPR
6 3 (1.95%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.95%) NCSC
6 3 (1.95%) NIST
6 3 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 55 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 43 (27.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (14.94%) vSphere
4 21 (13.64%) Hyper-V
5 17 (11.04%) XenApp
6 15 (9.74%) XenDesktop
7 10 (6.49%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (5.19%) Firmware
9 6 (3.90%) BitLocker
10 5 (3.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (3.25%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (2.60%) ProxySG
12 3 (1.95%) VMware NSX
13 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
2 19 (12.34%) Norton AntiVirus
3 17 (11.04%) SCCM
3 17 (11.04%) SCOM
4 15 (9.74%) Backup Exec
5 14 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
6 7 (4.55%) FortiGate
6 7 (4.55%) Nessus
7 4 (2.60%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (2.60%) Terraform
7 4 (2.60%) vRealize
8 3 (1.95%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.95%) Tivoli
8 3 (1.95%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 3 (1.95%) WSUS
9 2 (1.30%) DameWare
9 2 (1.30%) OpenView
9 2 (1.30%) OVSD
9 2 (1.30%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 83 (53.90%) Microsoft
2 77 (50.00%) Cisco
3 56 (36.36%) VMware
4 34 (22.08%) HP
4 34 (22.08%) Symantec
5 29 (18.83%) Palo Alto
6 26 (16.88%) Juniper
7 24 (15.58%) CheckPoint
8 23 (14.94%) Citrix
9 21 (13.64%) Veeam
10 20 (12.99%) Dell
10 20 (12.99%) SolarWinds
11 19 (12.34%) Splunk
12 18 (11.69%) Sophos
13 16 (10.39%) ArcSight
13 16 (10.39%) Meraki
13 16 (10.39%) Riverbed
14 14 (9.09%) NetApp
14 14 (9.09%) Qualys
15 13 (8.44%) CommVault