Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 646 721 677
Rank change year-on-year +75 -44 -40
Permanent jobs citing McAfee 542 525 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.66% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 446 338 485
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,738 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

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 67,907 79,899 81,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.63% 44.48% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 52,281 61,860 65,693
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in the UK

McAfee
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for McAfee in the UK

McAfee
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for McAfee in the UK

McAfee
Top 14 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 14 December 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 +91 524 £50,000 -4.76% 73
UK excluding London +161 340 £50,000 +11.11% 68
London -46 185 £55,000 -4.35% 8
Midlands +90 96 £47,500 +35.71% 24
North of England +86 92 £47,500 +5.56% 13
West Midlands +83 76 £50,000 +42.86% 20
South East +49 72 £55,000 +29.41% 7
Yorkshire +56 61 £50,000 +11.11% 6
South West +18 51 £39,250 -14.67% 20
North West +34 31 £39,000 -26.42% 7
East of England +48 24 £40,000 -17.95% 1
East Midlands +40 20 £35,000 - 4
Wales -1 3 £55,242 +29.98% 3
Scotland -18 2 £42,625 -0.87%

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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.

1 319 (58.86%) Windows
2 293 (54.06%) Microsoft
3 226 (41.70%) Active Directory
4 216 (39.85%) Cisco
5 187 (34.50%) VMware
6 171 (31.55%) Symantec
7 169 (31.18%) DNS
8 162 (29.89%) ITIL
9 161 (29.70%) Firewall
10 159 (29.34%) McAfee ePO
10 159 (29.34%) Windows Server
11 158 (29.15%) VMware Infrastructure
12 156 (28.78%) SCCM
13 144 (26.57%) Office 365
14 133 (24.54%) DHCP
15 121 (22.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 119 (21.96%) PowerShell
17 117 (21.59%) Microsoft Azure
18 106 (19.56%) Finance
19 101 (18.63%) Windows 10
20 96 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
21 92 (16.97%) Amazon AWS
22 91 (16.79%) Norton AntiVirus
22 91 (16.79%) WAN
23 89 (16.42%) Citrix
23 89 (16.42%) Windows 7
23 89 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
23 89 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
24 86 (15.87%) SIEM
24 86 (15.87%) SharePoint

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 86 (15.87%) SharePoint
2 78 (14.39%) MS Exchange
3 33 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (5.35%) SharePoint Server
5 26 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (2.95%) Skype for Business
7 10 (1.85%) Apache
7 10 (1.85%) CMS
7 10 (1.85%) JBoss
7 10 (1.85%) nginx
7 10 (1.85%) WordPress
8 9 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.11%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.92%) Site Server
12 4 (0.74%) IBM Domino
12 4 (0.74%) IIS
13 3 (0.55%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 79 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (3.32%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.11%) Acrobat
5 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.55%) CATIA
6 3 (0.55%) PTC Creo
7 2 (0.37%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (0.55%) SAP R/3
1 3 (0.55%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 144 (26.57%) Office 365
2 117 (21.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (16.97%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (4.43%) IaaS
5 21 (3.87%) OneDrive
6 19 (3.51%) Mimecast
7 14 (2.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (2.58%) SaaS
8 12 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (1.85%) CloudFront
9 10 (1.85%) PaaS
9 10 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.74%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (0.74%) OpenDNS
12 4 (0.74%) Yammer
13 3 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 169 (31.18%) DNS
2 161 (29.70%) Firewall
3 133 (24.54%) DHCP
4 91 (16.79%) WAN
5 85 (15.68%) LAN
6 71 (13.10%) TCP/IP
7 66 (12.18%) Network Security
8 59 (10.89%) VPN
9 55 (10.15%) Intrusion Detection
10 51 (9.41%) SAN
11 46 (8.49%) Internet
12 41 (7.56%) Skype
13 37 (6.83%) MPLS
14 30 (5.54%) Ethernet
15 29 (5.35%) Sourcefire
16 25 (4.61%) IPsec
17 23 (4.24%) NetScaler
18 22 (4.06%) Cisco ASA
19 21 (3.87%) BGP
19 21 (3.87%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.85%) MySQL
5 9 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.11%) Big Data
6 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.74%) MS Access
7 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.37%) Neo4j
9 2 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.37%) Redis
10 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.18%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 17 (3.14%) Jenkins
2 10 (1.85%) PEAR
3 9 (1.66%) InstallShield
3 9 (1.66%) Metasploit
3 9 (1.66%) MSI
3 9 (1.66%) WinDbg
4 3 (0.55%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.37%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.18%) Ant
6 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.18%) GoCD
6 1 (0.18%) JIRA
6 1 (0.18%) Maven
6 1 (0.18%) Mockito
6 1 (0.18%) Moq
6 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.18%) Selenium
6 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.18%) WebDriver
General
1 106 (19.56%) Finance
2 33 (6.09%) Banking
2 33 (6.09%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.24%) Retail
4 17 (3.14%) Back Office
5 15 (2.77%) Aerospace
6 12 (2.21%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.85%) Publishing
8 6 (1.11%) Advertising
8 6 (1.11%) Legal
9 5 (0.92%) Marketing
10 4 (0.74%) Electronics
11 2 (0.37%) Billing
11 2 (0.37%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Games
12 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Law
12 1 (0.18%) Military
12 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (17.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 65 (11.99%) Security Engineer
3 55 (10.15%) Analyst
4 50 (9.23%) Support Engineer
5 35 (6.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 35 (6.46%) 3rd Line Support
6 30 (5.54%) Consultant
7 28 (5.17%) Desktop Support
8 27 (4.98%) Administrator
8 27 (4.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 25 (4.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 24 (4.43%) IT Engineer
10 24 (4.43%) IT Support
10 24 (4.43%) Technical Leader
11 23 (4.24%) Security Consultant
12 22 (4.06%) Systems Administrator
13 20 (3.69%) Active Directory Engineer
13 20 (3.69%) Network Engineer
14 19 (3.51%) Support Analyst
14 19 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.98%) Web Services
2 21 (3.87%) LDAP
3 11 (2.03%) SailPoint
4 8 (1.48%) XML
5 5 (0.92%) ADSI
6 4 (0.74%) RESTful
6 4 (0.74%) WSH
7 3 (0.55%) 802.1X
7 3 (0.55%) Flash
7 3 (0.55%) JSON
7 3 (0.55%) Protocol Buffers
7 3 (0.55%) REST
7 3 (0.55%) XMPP
8 2 (0.37%) Flask
9 1 (0.18%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.18%) LAMP
9 1 (0.18%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.18%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 89 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (15.31%) Data Centre
3 65 (11.99%) Self-Motivation
4 46 (8.49%) PKI
5 41 (7.56%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
7 17 (3.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 17 (3.14%) Hybrid Cloud
8 14 (2.58%) Fat Client
8 14 (2.58%) Thin Client
9 12 (2.21%) Clustering
10 10 (1.85%) Driving Licence
10 10 (1.85%) Private Cloud
11 8 (1.48%) Smartphone
12 7 (1.29%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.29%) Security Operations Centre
12 7 (1.29%) Virtual Team
13 6 (1.11%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.74%) Augmented Reality
15 3 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 319 (58.86%) Windows
2 159 (29.34%) Windows Server
3 101 (18.63%) Windows 10
4 89 (16.42%) Windows 7
4 89 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 85 (15.68%) Linux
6 74 (13.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 54 (9.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (5.54%) Unix
9 25 (4.61%) Solaris
10 19 (3.51%) Android
11 16 (2.95%) Mac OS X
11 16 (2.95%) Windows 8
12 12 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (2.21%) Windows XP
13 9 (1.66%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.66%) Kali Linux
14 8 (1.48%) CentOS
15 5 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (29.89%) ITIL
2 121 (22.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 96 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
4 86 (15.87%) Information Security
4 86 (15.87%) SIEM
5 81 (14.94%) Patch Management
6 76 (14.02%) Cybersecurity
7 74 (13.65%) Service Delivery
8 63 (11.62%) DevOps
9 58 (10.70%) Project Management
10 56 (10.33%) Kalman Filter
10 56 (10.33%) Vulnerability Management
11 52 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (9.23%) Data Loss Prevention
13 49 (9.04%) ITIL V3
14 46 (8.49%) Root Cause Analysis
15 42 (7.75%) Migration
16 38 (7.01%) Line Management
17 37 (6.83%) Web Filtering
18 35 (6.46%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (21.96%) PowerShell
2 47 (8.67%) Python
3 46 (8.49%) SQL
4 21 (3.87%) VBScript
5 20 (3.69%) Java
6 17 (3.14%) C
7 14 (2.58%) Bash Shell
7 14 (2.58%) VB
8 13 (2.40%) C#
8 13 (2.40%) Perl
9 9 (1.66%) C++
10 6 (1.11%) Ruby
11 3 (0.55%) Go
12 2 (0.37%) R
13 1 (0.18%) AppleScript
13 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (10.70%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (10.52%) CISSP
3 51 (9.41%) ITIL Certification
4 50 (9.23%) Degree
5 45 (8.30%) Security Cleared
6 36 (6.64%) CCNA
7 33 (6.09%) CCNP
8 32 (5.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (5.54%) GIAC
10 24 (4.43%) SC Cleared
11 22 (4.06%) CISA
12 21 (3.87%) CISM
13 20 (3.69%) CEH
13 20 (3.69%) SANS
14 19 (3.51%) Citrix Certification
14 19 (3.51%) SSCP
15 16 (2.95%) CCIE
16 14 (2.58%) CompTIA Security+
16 14 (2.58%) MCSE
17 12 (2.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.49%) SLA
2 16 (2.95%) GDPR
3 15 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.21%) FISMA
5 9 (1.66%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.74%) COBIT
7 4 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.55%) GPG13
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 226 (41.70%) Active Directory
2 158 (29.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (14.76%) Hyper-V
4 40 (7.38%) XenApp
5 39 (7.20%) VMware ESXi
6 34 (6.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 29 (5.35%) BitLocker
8 23 (4.24%) Docker
9 22 (4.06%) XenDesktop
10 20 (3.69%) vSphere
11 13 (2.40%) Virtual Desktop
12 12 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
13 11 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 11 (2.03%) Snort
14 10 (1.85%) Terminal Server
15 9 (1.66%) ProxySG
15 9 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
16 6 (1.11%) Terminal Services
17 4 (0.74%) Firmware
17 4 (0.74%) NFS
Systems Management
1 159 (29.34%) McAfee ePO
2 156 (28.78%) SCCM
3 91 (16.79%) Norton AntiVirus
4 55 (10.15%) Nessus
5 51 (9.41%) WSUS
6 38 (7.01%) SCOM
7 30 (5.54%) Puppet
8 27 (4.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 21 (3.87%) XenMobile
10 20 (3.69%) AirWatch
11 19 (3.51%) QRadar
12 18 (3.32%) CASB
13 17 (3.14%) EMC NetWorker
13 17 (3.14%) Microsoft Intune
14 16 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (2.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
16 13 (2.40%) NetBackup
17 11 (2.03%) Ansible
17 11 (2.03%) Kubernetes
18 10 (1.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 293 (54.06%) Microsoft
2 216 (39.85%) Cisco
3 187 (34.50%) VMware
4 171 (31.55%) Symantec
5 89 (16.42%) Citrix
6 84 (15.50%) Forcepoint
7 83 (15.31%) CheckPoint
8 67 (12.36%) Palo Alto
9 65 (11.99%) Splunk
10 63 (11.62%) HP
10 63 (11.62%) Trend Micro
11 55 (10.15%) IBM
12 53 (9.78%) Dell
13 51 (9.41%) Juniper
14 50 (9.23%) Sophos
15 49 (9.04%) SolarWinds
16 42 (7.75%) Qualys
17 36 (6.64%) F5
18 31 (5.72%) Blue Coat
19 30 (5.54%) NetApp