Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 664 792 721
Rank change year-on-year +128 -71 -85
Permanent jobs citing McAfee 497 433 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.56% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 411 313 385
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.25% -1.52%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £82,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% -6.98%

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 63,699 77,742 76,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.31% 44.16% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 48,989 61,479 61,888
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019. 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 +135 481 £52,500 - 58
UK excluding London +112 275 £50,000 +8.70% 51
London +36 207 £55,000 - 16
Midlands +97 101 £52,500 +69.35% 4
West Midlands +79 85 £55,000 +77.42% 4
South East +59 63 £55,000 +22.22% 6
North of England +73 57 £47,500 - 10
South West -6 42 £39,500 -14.13% 22
Yorkshire +58 34 £48,750 +18.18% 2
North West +35 23 £36,000 -32.08% 6
East Midlands +38 16 £29,750 -25.63%
East of England +33 8 £29,000 -55.38%
Scotland -1 3 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Wales +2 1 £55,242 - 8

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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.

1 293 (58.95%) Windows
2 247 (49.70%) Microsoft
3 236 (47.48%) Cisco
4 206 (41.45%) Active Directory
5 178 (35.81%) VMware
6 166 (33.40%) SCCM
7 164 (33.00%) Symantec
8 159 (31.99%) ITIL
9 158 (31.79%) DNS
10 146 (29.38%) Firewall
11 145 (29.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 139 (27.97%) Windows Server
13 135 (27.16%) McAfee ePO
14 134 (26.96%) DHCP
15 129 (25.96%) Office 365
16 111 (22.33%) SIEM
17 105 (21.13%) CheckPoint
17 105 (21.13%) Finance
18 103 (20.72%) Palo Alto
19 98 (19.72%) PowerShell
20 97 (19.52%) Microsoft Azure
21 96 (19.32%) Information Security
22 93 (18.71%) Amazon AWS
23 92 (18.51%) Forcepoint
23 92 (18.51%) Problem-Solving
23 92 (18.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 90 (18.11%) Windows 10
25 89 (17.91%) Cybersecurity
26 85 (17.10%) Splunk
27 84 (16.90%) Patch Management

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 77 (15.49%) SharePoint
2 58 (11.67%) MS Exchange
3 34 (6.84%) SharePoint Server
4 26 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.82%) IIS
5 14 (2.82%) Skype for Business
6 11 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.80%) IBM Domino
8 4 (0.80%) IBM Notes
8 4 (0.80%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.40%) Site Server
11 1 (0.20%) Apache
11 1 (0.20%) CMS
11 1 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 64 (12.88%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.62%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.80%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.40%) CATIA
6 2 (0.40%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.40%) Elite 3E
1 2 (0.40%) SAP R/3
1 2 (0.40%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 129 (25.96%) Office 365
2 97 (19.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (18.71%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (4.63%) Mimecast
5 19 (3.82%) IaaS
6 15 (3.02%) OneDrive
6 15 (3.02%) PaaS
7 13 (2.62%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.01%) SaaS
10 4 (0.80%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.80%) GitHub
10 4 (0.80%) OpenDNS
10 4 (0.80%) Yammer
11 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.20%) Route 53
11 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 158 (31.79%) DNS
2 146 (29.38%) Firewall
3 134 (26.96%) DHCP
4 83 (16.70%) WAN
5 79 (15.90%) LAN
6 63 (12.68%) Network Security
7 53 (10.66%) TCP/IP
8 50 (10.06%) Intrusion Detection
9 44 (8.85%) Cisco Nexus
10 42 (8.45%) BGP
11 39 (7.85%) SAN
11 39 (7.85%) VPN
12 38 (7.65%) MPLS
13 37 (7.44%) Cisco ASA
14 32 (6.44%) IPsec
14 32 (6.44%) Skype
14 32 (6.44%) Sourcefire
15 30 (6.04%) Internet
16 25 (5.03%) EIGRP
17 21 (4.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.80%) MS Access
5 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.60%) Big Data
6 3 (0.60%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.60%) Neo4j
6 3 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.60%) Redis
7 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.20%) MySQL
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.20%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (2.41%) InstallShield
1 12 (2.41%) MSI
1 12 (2.41%) WinDbg
2 9 (1.81%) Metasploit
3 7 (1.41%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.40%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.20%) Ant
6 1 (0.20%) JIRA
6 1 (0.20%) PEAR
6 1 (0.20%) Selenium
6 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 105 (21.13%) Finance
2 51 (10.26%) Banking
3 29 (5.84%) Telecoms
4 24 (4.83%) Manufacturing
5 21 (4.23%) Aerospace
6 20 (4.02%) Retail
7 13 (2.62%) Marketing
8 10 (2.01%) Electronics
8 10 (2.01%) Legal
9 7 (1.41%) Back Office
10 6 (1.21%) Advertising
10 6 (1.21%) Military
11 4 (0.80%) Law
12 3 (0.60%) Billing
12 3 (0.60%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.20%) Front Office
14 1 (0.20%) Local Government
14 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (15.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 66 (13.28%) Security Engineer
3 56 (11.27%) Analyst
4 40 (8.05%) Support Engineer
5 34 (6.84%) Network Engineer
6 28 (5.63%) IT Support
6 28 (5.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 27 (5.43%) Head of Security
8 26 (5.23%) Head of Information
8 26 (5.23%) Head of Information Security
9 25 (5.03%) Administrator
9 25 (5.03%) Head of Finance
10 23 (4.63%) Consultant
11 22 (4.43%) IT Engineer
12 21 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
13 20 (4.02%) Security Consultant
13 20 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
14 19 (3.82%) Security Analyst
14 19 (3.82%) Support Analyst
14 19 (3.82%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.84%) SailPoint
2 22 (4.43%) Web Services
3 14 (2.82%) XMPP
4 12 (2.41%) XML
5 11 (2.21%) LDAP
6 8 (1.61%) ADSI
7 6 (1.21%) .NET
8 5 (1.01%) Middleware
9 4 (0.80%) 802.1X
9 4 (0.80%) JSON
9 4 (0.80%) Protocol Buffers
9 4 (0.80%) REST
9 4 (0.80%) RESTful
10 3 (0.60%) Flask
11 2 (0.40%) MSMQ
12 1 (0.20%) CSS
12 1 (0.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (15.09%) Data Centre
2 72 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (12.68%) Self-Motivation
4 38 (7.65%) PKI
5 31 (6.24%) Management Information System
6 22 (4.43%) Video Conferencing
7 17 (3.42%) Fat Client
7 17 (3.42%) Thin Client
8 15 (3.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 13 (2.62%) Virtual Team
10 12 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (2.21%) Clustering
12 10 (2.01%) Driving Licence
12 10 (2.01%) Smartphone
13 9 (1.81%) Hedge funds
14 8 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
15 7 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
16 6 (1.21%) Mobile App
17 5 (1.01%) Cyber Defence
18 4 (0.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 293 (58.95%) Windows
2 139 (27.97%) Windows Server
3 90 (18.11%) Windows 10
4 76 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (14.89%) Linux
6 71 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 63 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 60 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (4.23%) Unix
10 20 (4.02%) Android
11 16 (3.22%) Mac OS X
12 14 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (2.21%) Windows 8
14 9 (1.81%) Kali Linux
15 8 (1.61%) Apple iOS
15 8 (1.61%) CentOS
15 8 (1.61%) Windows XP
16 5 (1.01%) Solaris
17 3 (0.60%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (31.99%) ITIL
2 111 (22.33%) SIEM
3 96 (19.32%) Information Security
4 92 (18.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 92 (18.51%) Problem-Solving
5 89 (17.91%) Cybersecurity
6 84 (16.90%) Patch Management
7 75 (15.09%) Service Delivery
8 59 (11.87%) Kalman Filter
8 59 (11.87%) Vulnerability Management
9 52 (10.46%) DevOps
10 50 (10.06%) Data Loss Prevention
11 45 (9.05%) ITIL V3
12 44 (8.85%) Line Management
13 43 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
14 42 (8.45%) Penetration Testing
14 42 (8.45%) Root Cause Analysis
14 42 (8.45%) Web Filtering
15 41 (8.25%) Security Operations
16 35 (7.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (19.72%) PowerShell
2 48 (9.66%) Python
3 43 (8.65%) SQL
4 26 (5.23%) Perl
5 18 (3.62%) C
5 18 (3.62%) VBScript
6 14 (2.82%) C#
6 14 (2.82%) VB
7 10 (2.01%) Bash Shell
7 10 (2.01%) C++
8 9 (1.81%) Java
9 4 (0.80%) Go
9 4 (0.80%) Ruby
10 2 (0.40%) R
10 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.20%) AppleScript
11 1 (0.20%) Fortran
11 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (12.47%) CISSP
3 56 (11.27%) CCNA
4 52 (10.46%) ITIL Certification
5 48 (9.66%) Degree
6 46 (9.26%) Security Cleared
7 44 (8.85%) CCNP
8 40 (8.05%) CISM
9 37 (7.44%) CISA
10 36 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 34 (6.84%) GIAC
12 27 (5.43%) CCIE
13 26 (5.23%) CEH
14 25 (5.03%) GISF
14 25 (5.03%) SC Cleared
15 22 (4.43%) SSCP
16 19 (3.82%) DV Cleared
17 16 (3.22%) MCSE
17 16 (3.22%) SANS
18 12 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (11.67%) SLA
2 20 (4.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (3.82%) GDPR
4 17 (3.42%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.81%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (1.21%) COBIT
7 4 (0.80%) FISMA
7 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.80%) QA
7 4 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.20%) GPG13
9 1 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 206 (41.45%) Active Directory
2 145 (29.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (15.90%) Hyper-V
4 36 (7.24%) VMware ESXi
5 34 (6.84%) XenApp
6 29 (5.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 25 (5.03%) BitLocker
8 19 (3.82%) Docker
9 16 (3.22%) XenDesktop
10 15 (3.02%) Virtual Servers
11 14 (2.82%) Snort
12 13 (2.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 13 (2.62%) vSphere
13 12 (2.41%) Virtual Desktop
14 8 (1.61%) ProxySG
15 6 (1.21%) Terminal Server
16 5 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
17 4 (0.80%) Firmware
18 2 (0.40%) ISA Server
18 2 (0.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 166 (33.40%) SCCM
2 135 (27.16%) McAfee ePO
3 79 (15.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 71 (14.29%) Nessus
5 38 (7.65%) WSUS
6 24 (4.83%) SCOM
7 23 (4.63%) CASB
8 22 (4.43%) Puppet
9 20 (4.02%) QRadar
9 20 (4.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 15 (3.02%) XenMobile
11 14 (2.82%) Cisco CUCM
11 14 (2.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 12 (2.41%) AirWatch
12 12 (2.41%) Kubernetes
12 12 (2.41%) Microsoft Intune
12 12 (2.41%) Perfmon
13 11 (2.21%) NetBackup
14 10 (2.01%) EnCase
14 10 (2.01%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 247 (49.70%) Microsoft
2 236 (47.48%) Cisco
3 178 (35.81%) VMware
4 164 (33.00%) Symantec
5 105 (21.13%) CheckPoint
6 103 (20.72%) Palo Alto
7 92 (18.51%) Forcepoint
8 85 (17.10%) Splunk
9 70 (14.08%) Citrix
10 68 (13.68%) IBM
11 65 (13.08%) HP
12 63 (12.68%) Juniper
13 61 (12.27%) Dell
14 58 (11.67%) Trend Micro
15 48 (9.66%) FireEye
15 48 (9.66%) Qualys
16 45 (9.05%) LogRhythm
17 44 (8.85%) Blue Coat
18 37 (7.44%) Sophos
19 33 (6.64%) ArcSight