Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 728 684 721
Rank change year-on-year -44 +37 -45
Permanent jobs citing McAfee 339 521 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.75% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 223 417 343
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.70% -10.68%
10th Percentile £30,100 £28,837 £26,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £73,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -

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 58,109 69,178 79,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.50% 42.77% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 44,418 53,637 61,204
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for McAfee in the UK

McAfee
Top 16 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 12 November 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 -65 326 £52,500 +5.00% 49
UK excluding London -48 211 £47,500 - 46
London +34 111 £65,500 +21.86% 7
Midlands +7 68 £50,000 +8.70% 13
West Midlands +24 64 £50,000 - 12
South East -5 41 £50,000 -9.09% 10
North of England -12 40 £42,500 -10.53% 10
North West +49 35 £48,250 +23.72% 5
South West -17 31 £37,500 +7.96% 7
East of England +73 28 £65,000 +30.00% 2
East Midlands +7 4 £36,500 +14.06% 1
North East - 3 £23,000 - 2
Yorkshire -65 2 £32,250 -35.50% 3
Scotland +16 1 £72,500 +49.48%
Wales +6 1 £32,500 -41.17% 4
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 199 (58.70%) Windows
2 135 (39.82%) Active Directory
3 134 (39.53%) Microsoft
4 118 (34.81%) Cisco
5 116 (34.22%) SCCM
6 105 (30.97%) VMware
7 98 (28.91%) Information Security
8 93 (27.43%) DNS
9 92 (27.14%) McAfee ePO
10 90 (26.55%) Windows Server
11 84 (24.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 83 (24.48%) Firewall
13 81 (23.89%) SIEM
14 80 (23.60%) Linux
15 78 (23.01%) Symantec
15 78 (23.01%) Cybersecurity
16 77 (22.71%) Finance
17 75 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
18 74 (21.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 72 (21.24%) CISSP
20 67 (19.76%) DHCP
21 66 (19.47%) MS Exchange
21 66 (19.47%) Splunk
22 65 (19.17%) Data Centre
23 60 (17.70%) Citrix
24 59 (17.40%) Palo Alto
25 58 (17.11%) Windows 10
25 58 (17.11%) Office 365
26 56 (16.52%) SolarWinds
26 56 (16.52%) ITIL

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 66 (19.47%) MS Exchange
2 25 (7.37%) SharePoint
3 16 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (4.42%) Skype for Business
5 14 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (3.83%) IIS
7 9 (2.65%) SAS
8 4 (1.18%) MediaWiki
9 3 (0.88%) Apache
9 3 (0.88%) Confluence
9 3 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (11.80%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (2.65%) Exchequer
2 3 (0.88%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (17.11%) Office 365
2 48 (14.16%) Azure
3 33 (9.73%) AWS
4 9 (2.65%) IaaS
5 8 (2.36%) GCP
5 8 (2.36%) PaaS
5 8 (2.36%) SaaS
6 6 (1.77%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 93 (27.43%) DNS
2 83 (24.48%) Firewall
3 67 (19.76%) DHCP
4 50 (14.75%) TCP/IP
5 47 (13.86%) WAN
6 44 (12.98%) LAN
7 32 (9.44%) Wireless
8 31 (9.14%) Network Security
9 29 (8.55%) Internet
10 28 (8.26%) VPN
11 21 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (5.31%) Remote Desktop
13 17 (5.01%) Cisco IOS
14 14 (4.13%) OSPF
14 14 (4.13%) SAN
15 13 (3.83%) Skype
16 11 (3.24%) Cisco Nexus
17 10 (2.95%) BGP
17 10 (2.95%) SMS
17 10 (2.95%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.59%) MongoDB
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.29%) MySQL
3 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (3.24%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (2.06%) JIRA
3 3 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 77 (22.71%) Finance
2 30 (8.85%) Retail
3 24 (7.08%) Public Sector
4 15 (4.42%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.95%) Banking
6 9 (2.65%) Local Government
6 9 (2.65%) Military
7 7 (2.06%) Aerospace
7 7 (2.06%) Legal
8 6 (1.77%) Law
9 3 (0.88%) Back Office
9 3 (0.88%) Marketing
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.29%) Electronics
10 1 (0.29%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (20.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 38 (11.21%) Consultant
3 36 (10.62%) Head of Security
4 31 (9.14%) Support Engineer
5 28 (8.26%) Security Manager
6 26 (7.67%) Analyst
7 25 (7.37%) IT Support
8 23 (6.78%) Head of Information
8 23 (6.78%) Head of Information Security
9 22 (6.49%) IT Manager
9 22 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
10 19 (5.60%) Security Engineer
10 19 (5.60%) Systems Support
11 18 (5.31%) Information Manager
11 18 (5.31%) Information Security Manager
12 16 (4.72%) Network Engineer
12 16 (4.72%) Security Consultant
13 15 (4.42%) Systems Manager
14 14 (4.13%) IT Support Manager
14 14 (4.13%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.73%) SailPoint
2 9 (2.65%) LDAP
3 6 (1.77%) MAPI
4 5 (1.47%) Regular Expression
5 3 (0.88%) XMPP
6 1 (0.29%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.29%) COM+
6 1 (0.29%) CSS
6 1 (0.29%) HTML
6 1 (0.29%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.29%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 65 (19.17%) Data Centre
2 39 (11.50%) Management Information System
3 29 (8.55%) Driving Licence
4 25 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (5.31%) PKI
6 14 (4.13%) Blackberry
6 14 (4.13%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (3.24%) Replication
7 11 (3.24%) User Experience
8 10 (2.95%) CCTV
9 9 (2.65%) Clustering
9 9 (2.65%) Cyberthreat
10 7 (2.06%) Cyber Defence
11 6 (1.77%) Handset
12 5 (1.47%) Public Cloud
13 4 (1.18%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 4 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
13 4 (1.18%) Social Network
13 4 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (0.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 199 (58.70%) Windows
2 90 (26.55%) Windows Server
3 80 (23.60%) Linux
4 75 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (17.11%) Windows 10
6 30 (8.85%) Windows 7
7 25 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (3.24%) Android
8 11 (3.24%) Unix
8 11 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.65%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.77%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.18%) CentOS
11 4 (1.18%) Solaris
12 3 (0.88%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.59%) Fedora
13 2 (0.59%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.29%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (28.91%) Information Security
2 81 (23.89%) SIEM
3 78 (23.01%) Cybersecurity
4 74 (21.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 56 (16.52%) ITIL
6 51 (15.04%) High Availability
7 50 (14.75%) Vulnerability Management
8 42 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (11.80%) Antivirus Management
10 38 (11.21%) Incident Management
11 37 (10.91%) Penetration Testing
12 35 (10.32%) Identity Access Management
12 35 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 34 (10.03%) Project Delivery
14 32 (9.44%) Service Management
15 29 (8.55%) Change Management
16 27 (7.96%) High-Frequency Trading
16 27 (7.96%) Market Making
16 27 (7.96%) Migration
17 23 (6.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (15.34%) PowerShell
2 41 (12.09%) Python
3 38 (11.21%) SQL
4 27 (7.96%) C++
4 27 (7.96%) Java
5 7 (2.06%) Bash Shell
5 7 (2.06%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.47%) C
7 4 (1.18%) Perl
7 4 (1.18%) VBScript
8 2 (0.59%) Bourne shell
8 2 (0.59%) Korn
8 2 (0.59%) Ruby
9 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.29%) R
Qualifications
1 72 (21.24%) CISSP
2 50 (14.75%) Security Cleared
3 46 (13.57%) Degree
4 42 (12.39%) CISA
5 38 (11.21%) CISM
6 30 (8.85%) DV Cleared
7 26 (7.67%) SC Cleared
8 24 (7.08%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (5.90%) CCNA
10 15 (4.42%) CCNP
10 15 (4.42%) GIAC
11 13 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (3.24%) SANS
13 9 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
14 7 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (1.77%) CompTIA Security+
16 5 (1.47%) MCSE
17 3 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 3 (0.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (12.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (10.32%) SLA
3 28 (8.26%) PCI DSS
3 28 (8.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 15 (4.42%) GDPR
5 15 (4.42%) NIST
6 13 (3.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 7 (2.06%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.88%) QA
9 2 (0.59%) DICOM
9 2 (0.59%) NCSC
9 2 (0.59%) RMADS
9 2 (0.59%) SEPA
10 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 135 (39.82%) Active Directory
2 84 (24.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (13.57%) Hyper-V
4 38 (11.21%) XenApp
5 25 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (5.31%) vSphere
7 16 (4.72%) Firmware
7 16 (4.72%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (3.83%) Virtual Servers
9 12 (3.54%) VMware NSX
10 11 (3.24%) DFS Replication
10 11 (3.24%) XenDesktop
11 7 (2.06%) Terminal Services
12 6 (1.77%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 5 (1.47%) BitLocker
13 5 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.88%) KVM
15 3 (0.88%) Squid
15 3 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 116 (34.22%) SCCM
2 92 (27.14%) McAfee ePO
3 49 (14.45%) Nessus
4 43 (12.68%) WSUS
5 25 (7.37%) QRadar
6 24 (7.08%) Norton AntiVirus
7 23 (6.78%) CASB
8 20 (5.90%) SCOM
9 16 (4.72%) SCOrch
10 14 (4.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 14 (4.13%) vCenter Server
11 13 (3.83%) IBM Guardium
11 13 (3.83%) Microsoft Clustering
11 13 (3.83%) Microsoft Intune
12 10 (2.95%) Backup Exec
13 9 (2.65%) AirWatch
13 9 (2.65%) WhatsUp Gold
14 7 (2.06%) Cisco Prime
15 6 (1.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 4 (1.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 134 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 118 (34.81%) Cisco
3 105 (30.97%) VMware
4 78 (23.01%) Symantec
5 66 (19.47%) Splunk
6 60 (17.70%) Citrix
7 59 (17.40%) Palo Alto
8 56 (16.52%) SolarWinds
9 47 (13.86%) CheckPoint
10 45 (13.27%) HP
11 39 (11.50%) LogRhythm
12 37 (10.91%) Trend Micro
13 33 (9.73%) Aveksa
13 33 (9.73%) Juniper
14 32 (9.44%) IronPort
15 31 (9.14%) 3PAR
16 26 (7.67%) NetApp
16 26 (7.67%) Veeam
17 25 (7.37%) Dell
18 20 (5.90%) Cylance