Period
to 23 January 2021

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 23 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mimecast
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 613 820 858
Rank change year-on-year +207 +38 +63
Permanent jobs citing Mimecast 145 208 274
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.56% 0.49% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 158 197 248
Median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,175 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,900 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +9.33% -8.54% +36.67%

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 26,073 42,254 39,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.83% 33.60% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21,985 34,797 32,028
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +6.80%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £91,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Mimecast
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mimecast in the UK

Mimecast
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mimecast in the UK

Mimecast
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mimecast over the 6 months to 23 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Mimecast in the UK

Mimecast
Top 13 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 23 January 2021. 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 +218 133 £46,500 -7.00% 14
London +132 68 £50,000 - 5
UK excluding London +204 67 £41,000 +9.33% 9
Work from Home -32 34 £47,500 +66.67% 1
North of England +89 25 £42,500 +34.92% 6
North West +85 20 £42,500 +21.43% 5
South East +151 17 £37,500 -11.76% 1
East of England +97 16 £37,500 +44.23% 1
Scotland +44 5 £47,500 +62.39%
North East +18 5 £17,500 -23.91%
Midlands +76 4 £22,500 -55.67% 1
West Midlands +72 3 £22,500 -54.31% 1
East Midlands +64 1 £50,000 -1.48%

For the 6 months to 23 January 2021, 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 93 (64.14%) Windows
2 91 (62.76%) Office 365
3 87 (60.00%) Azure
3 87 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 83 (57.24%) Active Directory
5 72 (49.66%) VMware
6 62 (42.76%) Windows Server
7 51 (35.17%) Cisco
7 51 (35.17%) Hyper-V
8 48 (33.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 44 (30.34%) VPN
10 40 (27.59%) Microsoft Intune
11 38 (26.21%) Firewall
12 37 (25.52%) AWS
12 37 (25.52%) SCCM
13 35 (24.14%) TCP/IP
14 34 (23.45%) DNS
15 30 (20.69%) VoIP
15 30 (20.69%) DHCP
15 30 (20.69%) Veeam
15 30 (20.69%) Windows 7
15 30 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 29 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
17 28 (19.31%) Windows 10
17 28 (19.31%) SharePoint
17 28 (19.31%) MS Exchange
17 28 (19.31%) Sophos
18 26 (17.93%) Citrix
18 26 (17.93%) VLAN
19 25 (17.24%) ITIL

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 28 (19.31%) MS Exchange
1 28 (19.31%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.66%) IIS
3 13 (8.97%) Apache
4 10 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.14%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.07%) Confluence
6 3 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (11.03%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (5.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Eikon
2 2 (1.38%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 91 (62.76%) Office 365
2 87 (60.00%) Azure
3 37 (25.52%) AWS
4 24 (16.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (6.21%) Power Platform
6 6 (4.14%) OneDrive
6 6 (4.14%) SaaS
7 5 (3.45%) IaaS
8 3 (2.07%) GCP
9 2 (1.38%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.38%) PaaS
10 1 (0.69%) Cloudflare
10 1 (0.69%) Serverless
10 1 (0.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 44 (30.34%) VPN
2 38 (26.21%) Firewall
3 35 (24.14%) TCP/IP
4 34 (23.45%) DNS
5 30 (20.69%) DHCP
5 30 (20.69%) VoIP
6 26 (17.93%) VLAN
7 24 (16.55%) WAN
8 23 (15.86%) Wi-Fi
9 22 (15.17%) LAN
10 16 (11.03%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (11.03%) Network Security
11 15 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (8.28%) Unified Communications
13 11 (7.59%) SAN
14 9 (6.21%) NetScaler
15 8 (5.52%) IP Telephony
16 7 (4.83%) BGP
16 7 (4.83%) DMARC
16 7 (4.83%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.52%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (4.14%) Power BI
3 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.69%) MySQL
4 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 14 (9.66%) Banking
2 11 (7.59%) Finance
3 5 (3.45%) Legal
3 5 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.76%) Law
5 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (17.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 25 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (13.10%) 3rd Line Support
4 18 (12.41%) Support Engineer
5 17 (11.72%) Analyst
6 16 (11.03%) Office 365 Engineer
7 15 (10.34%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (9.66%) IT Support
9 13 (8.97%) Azure Engineer
10 10 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (6.90%) Security Engineer
11 8 (5.52%) Cloud Engineer
11 8 (5.52%) IT Analyst
11 8 (5.52%) Messaging Specialist
11 8 (5.52%) Office 365 Specialist
11 8 (5.52%) Security Manager
12 7 (4.83%) 2nd Line Support
12 7 (4.83%) Administrator
12 7 (4.83%) IT Engineer
13 6 (4.14%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.14%) SAML
2 3 (2.07%) OAuth
2 3 (2.07%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.79%) Replication
2 15 (10.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 15 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.52%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.14%) Clustering
5 5 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.38%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.38%) CMDB
7 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.69%) BYOD
8 1 (0.69%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) PKI
8 1 (0.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 93 (64.14%) Windows
2 62 (42.76%) Windows Server
3 30 (20.69%) Windows 7
4 28 (19.31%) Windows 10
5 23 (15.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (13.79%) Linux
7 16 (11.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (8.97%) Windows Server 2019
9 12 (8.28%) Windows Server 2016
10 10 (6.90%) Mac OS X
11 9 (6.21%) Android
11 9 (6.21%) Windows 8
12 3 (2.07%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 29 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (17.24%) ITIL
4 24 (16.55%) Information Security
4 24 (16.55%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (12.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (10.34%) Business Continuity
7 14 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (8.97%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 13 (8.97%) E-Commerce
8 13 (8.97%) Email Filtering
9 12 (8.28%) Mobile Device Management
10 11 (7.59%) SIEM
11 10 (6.90%) E-Discovery
11 10 (6.90%) Web Filtering
12 9 (6.21%) Service Management
13 8 (5.52%) Change Management
13 8 (5.52%) Migration
13 8 (5.52%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (5.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.86%) PowerShell
2 12 (8.28%) SQL
3 6 (4.14%) C
4 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (8.97%) CISSP
2 11 (7.59%) CCNA
3 10 (6.90%) CISA
3 10 (6.90%) CISM
4 7 (4.83%) Degree
5 6 (4.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.76%) CRISC
6 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.07%) CCNP
7 3 (2.07%) MCP
8 2 (1.38%) CAPM
8 2 (1.38%) CEH
8 2 (1.38%) GSEC
8 2 (1.38%) MCSA
8 2 (1.38%) MCSE
8 2 (1.38%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.38%) PMP
8 2 (1.38%) SSCP
9 1 (0.69%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.48%) SLA
2 13 (8.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.83%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (3.45%) QA
5 4 (2.76%) GDPR
6 3 (2.07%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (2.07%) NIST
7 2 (1.38%) PMO
8 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (57.24%) Active Directory
2 51 (35.17%) Hyper-V
3 48 (33.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (8.97%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (6.90%) XenDesktop
6 9 (6.21%) XenApp
7 6 (4.14%) Firmware
8 5 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (3.45%) vSphere
9 3 (2.07%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.38%) Docker
10 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.38%) pfSense
10 2 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.69%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (27.59%) Microsoft Intune
2 37 (25.52%) SCCM
3 10 (6.90%) Single Sign-On
4 8 (5.52%) Backup Exec
5 7 (4.83%) Nessus
6 5 (3.45%) QRadar
7 4 (2.76%) WSUS
8 2 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.69%) CASB
9 1 (0.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 87 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 72 (49.66%) VMware
3 51 (35.17%) Cisco
4 30 (20.69%) Veeam
5 28 (19.31%) Sophos
6 26 (17.93%) Citrix
7 24 (16.55%) SolarWinds
8 17 (11.72%) HP
9 16 (11.03%) NetApp
10 14 (9.66%) CheckPoint
11 13 (8.97%) Google
12 11 (7.59%) Dell
12 11 (7.59%) Palo Alto
13 10 (6.90%) Apple
14 9 (6.21%) Symantec
15 8 (5.52%) Forcepoint
15 8 (5.52%) Meraki
16 7 (4.83%) Asigra
17 6 (4.14%) Carbon Black
17 6 (4.14%) Darktrace