Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Mimecast skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mimecast over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mimecast
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 853 896 1016
Rank change year-on-year +43 +120 +90
Permanent jobs citing Mimecast 286 306 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.73% 0.89% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 244 283 136
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,825 £24,550 £30,875
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £53,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,530
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.40% -10.64%

Mimecast is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 39,143 34,551 24,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.54% 19.26% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 31,302 28,483 20,789
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Mimecast
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mimecast in the UK

Mimecast
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mimecast in the UK

Mimecast
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mimecast over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Mimecast in the UK

Mimecast
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mimecast within the UK over the 6 months to 12 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 +92 282 £42,500 - 41
London +56 171 £46,500 -2.11% 21
UK excluding London +75 115 £37,500 +15.38% 20
East of England +55 44 £50,000 +14.29% 4
South East +35 41 £37,500 +38.89% 6
North of England -1 11 £27,000 -6.90% 4
Midlands +41 10 £32,250 +40.22% 2
North West -1 9 £26,500 -8.62% 3
West Midlands +27 6 £35,750 +55.43% 1
South West - 5 £34,000 - 4
East Midlands - 4 £32,000 - 1
Scotland -22 3 £29,000 -27.50%
Yorkshire +39 2 £35,000 -1.41% 1
Wales -2 1 - -

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Mimecast 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 Mimecast.

1 226 (79.02%) Windows
2 212 (74.13%) Office 365
3 206 (72.03%) Active Directory
4 184 (64.34%) Microsoft
5 124 (43.36%) Windows Server
6 117 (40.91%) VMware
7 104 (36.36%) Firewall
8 101 (35.31%) MS Exchange
9 93 (32.52%) Microsoft Azure
10 92 (32.17%) DNS
11 90 (31.47%) ITIL
12 85 (29.72%) Windows 7
13 84 (29.37%) Windows 10
14 81 (28.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 81 (28.32%) Microsoft Office
14 81 (28.32%) Citrix
15 80 (27.97%) Sophos
16 78 (27.27%) Hyper-V
17 75 (26.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 75 (26.22%) Windows Server 2008
17 75 (26.22%) DHCP
18 69 (24.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 66 (23.08%) Cisco
19 66 (23.08%) Skype for Business
20 64 (22.38%) VPN
21 53 (18.53%) PowerShell
22 51 (17.83%) SharePoint
23 49 (17.13%) SCCM
24 48 (16.78%) HP
25 47 (16.43%) WAN

Mimecast
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
1 101 (35.31%) MS Exchange
2 66 (23.08%) Skype for Business
3 51 (17.83%) SharePoint
4 40 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 39 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (4.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (3.50%) IIS
10 7 (2.45%) Confluence
11 4 (1.40%) Site Server
12 3 (1.05%) CMS
12 3 (1.05%) Kentico
13 2 (0.70%) Apache
13 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 81 (28.32%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.35%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 11 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.40%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.70%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 212 (74.13%) Office 365
2 93 (32.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (16.08%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.85%) IaaS
5 10 (3.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (2.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (2.10%) SaaS
7 6 (2.10%) Slack
8 5 (1.75%) G Suite
9 4 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 4 (1.40%) OneDrive
9 4 (1.40%) PaaS
9 4 (1.40%) Yammer
10 3 (1.05%) Dropbox
10 3 (1.05%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (36.36%) Firewall
2 92 (32.17%) DNS
3 75 (26.22%) DHCP
4 64 (22.38%) VPN
5 47 (16.43%) WAN
6 43 (15.03%) LAN
7 40 (13.99%) SAN
8 36 (12.59%) Skype
8 36 (12.59%) VLAN
9 32 (11.19%) TCP/IP
10 23 (8.04%) DKIM
11 17 (5.94%) DMARC
12 16 (5.59%) NAS
12 16 (5.59%) Unified Communications
12 16 (5.59%) VoIP
13 13 (4.55%) IPsec
13 13 (4.55%) Wireless
14 12 (4.20%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (3.50%) WLAN
16 9 (3.15%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.03%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.59%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.75%) MySQL
6 2 (0.70%) Big Data
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (3.85%) JIRA
2 3 (1.05%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.70%) MSI
General
1 42 (14.69%) Finance
2 34 (11.89%) Law
3 33 (11.54%) Legal
4 13 (4.55%) Marketing
5 12 (4.20%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.10%) Electronics
6 6 (2.10%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.75%) Banking
8 4 (1.40%) Back Office
8 4 (1.40%) Retail
9 3 (1.05%) Billing
10 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.35%) French Language
10 1 (0.35%) Front Office
10 1 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.35%) Publishing
10 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 57 (19.93%) Analyst
1 57 (19.93%) Support Engineer
2 41 (14.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (11.19%) IT Engineer
4 31 (10.84%) Security Engineer
5 26 (9.09%) IT Support
6 24 (8.39%) 3rd Line Support
7 22 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 21 (7.34%) Service Analyst
8 21 (7.34%) Service Desk Analyst
9 18 (6.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 18 (6.29%) 2nd Line Support
9 18 (6.29%) IT Support Engineer
10 17 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 17 (5.94%) IT Analyst
11 16 (5.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 15 (5.24%) IT Manager
12 15 (5.24%) Windows Engineer
13 14 (4.90%) Administrator
13 14 (4.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.10%) LDAP
2 5 (1.75%) .NET
2 5 (1.75%) MAPI
3 4 (1.40%) Web Services
4 3 (1.05%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.35%) OAuth
5 1 (0.35%) OpenID
5 1 (0.35%) SAML
5 1 (0.35%) Series 60
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.94%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.99%) PKI
3 19 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (6.29%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.55%) Replication
6 10 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.80%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (2.45%) Blackberry
8 7 (2.45%) Clustering
8 7 (2.45%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.45%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (1.75%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.75%) YubiKey
10 4 (1.40%) Fintech
11 3 (1.05%) e-Learning
11 3 (1.05%) iPhone
12 2 (0.70%) iPad
12 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 226 (79.02%) Windows
2 124 (43.36%) Windows Server
3 85 (29.72%) Windows 7
4 84 (29.37%) Windows 10
5 81 (28.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (26.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (11.19%) Linux
8 30 (10.49%) Windows 8
9 26 (9.09%) Apple iOS
10 24 (8.39%) Mac OS X
11 18 (6.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (3.85%) Mac OS
12 11 (3.85%) Unix
13 8 (2.80%) Windows Vista
13 8 (2.80%) Windows XP
14 7 (2.45%) Android
15 6 (2.10%) VMS
16 3 (1.05%) Kali Linux
17 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (31.47%) ITIL
2 69 (24.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 46 (16.08%) Kalman Filter
4 39 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 36 (12.59%) Cybersecurity
6 33 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
6 33 (11.54%) SIEM
7 32 (11.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 27 (9.44%) Patch Management
9 26 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
9 26 (9.09%) Project Management
10 24 (8.39%) Security Operations
11 22 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
12 19 (6.64%) Service Management
13 18 (6.29%) Migration
13 18 (6.29%) Use Case
14 15 (5.24%) Break/Fix
15 14 (4.90%) Business Continuity
15 14 (4.90%) Incident Management
15 14 (4.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (18.53%) PowerShell
2 42 (14.69%) SQL
3 17 (5.94%) VBScript
4 11 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 8 (2.80%) VB
6 5 (1.75%) C#
6 5 (1.75%) C++
6 5 (1.75%) Python
7 2 (0.70%) C
7 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (8.74%) SANS
2 23 (8.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (7.34%) CISSP
3 21 (7.34%) GIAC
4 19 (6.64%) CompTIA Security+
4 19 (6.64%) Degree
4 19 (6.64%) SSCP
5 17 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (4.90%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (4.20%) MCSE
8 11 (3.85%) CCNA
9 10 (3.50%) CISA
9 10 (3.50%) CISM
10 8 (2.80%) MCP
11 7 (2.45%) CCNP
11 7 (2.45%) CSSLP
11 7 (2.45%) MCSA
11 7 (2.45%) MOS
12 5 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
12 5 (1.75%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (4.55%) SLA
3 7 (2.45%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.75%) COBIT
4 5 (1.75%) PMBOK
4 5 (1.75%) PMO
5 4 (1.40%) GDPR
6 3 (1.05%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 206 (72.03%) Active Directory
2 78 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 75 (26.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (5.94%) vSphere
5 15 (5.24%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (3.85%) Terminal Services
7 9 (3.15%) XenApp
8 8 (2.80%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (2.10%) DFS Replication
10 5 (1.75%) KVM
10 5 (1.75%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (1.40%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.70%) NFS
13 2 (0.70%) Snort
13 2 (0.70%) Squid
13 2 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 49 (17.13%) SCCM
2 24 (8.39%) Backup Exec
3 22 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 20 (6.99%) SCOM
5 18 (6.29%) Microsoft Intune
6 16 (5.59%) CASB
7 14 (4.90%) ZABBIX
8 9 (3.15%) AirWatch
9 8 (2.80%) Single Sign-On
10 7 (2.45%) FortiGate
11 6 (2.10%) Nessus
11 6 (2.10%) WSUS
12 5 (1.75%) QRadar
13 4 (1.40%) NetBackup
13 4 (1.40%) SCSM
13 4 (1.40%) Terraform
14 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 2 (0.70%) EnCase
15 2 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 2 (0.70%) FTK
Vendors
1 184 (64.34%) Microsoft
2 117 (40.91%) VMware
3 81 (28.32%) Citrix
4 80 (27.97%) Sophos
5 66 (23.08%) Cisco
6 48 (16.78%) HP
7 34 (11.89%) Forcepoint
8 30 (10.49%) Symantec
9 28 (9.79%) Veeam
10 25 (8.74%) Dell
11 23 (8.04%) Juniper
12 22 (7.69%) Apple
13 19 (6.64%) McAfee
13 19 (6.64%) SolarWinds
14 18 (6.29%) SonicWALL
15 15 (5.24%) CheckPoint
15 15 (5.24%) Google
15 15 (5.24%) Meraki
16 13 (4.55%) Kaspersky
16 13 (4.55%) NetApp