Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mimecast
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 878 1009 1059
Rank change year-on-year +131 +50 +52
Permanent jobs citing Mimecast 293 188 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.75% 0.61% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 256 175 97
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,250 £34,652
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% -17.50% +14.29%

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 39,053 30,737 24,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.08% 17.37% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31,609 25,246 20,321
UK median annual salary £54,825 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.65% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Mimecast in the UK

Mimecast
Top 15 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 16 August 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 +166 285 £45,000 +5.88% 17
London +119 187 £50,000 +11.11% 6
UK excluding London +52 106 £34,000 +3.03% 11
East of England +67 38 £50,000 -4.76% 2
South East -7 20 £40,000 +37.93% 4
North of England +7 14 £30,000 +3.45% 3
Midlands - 14 £32,000 - 1
South West +17 12 £27,000 -1.82% 1
Yorkshire +35 9 £30,000 -20.00%
West Midlands - 9 £32,500 - 1
Wales +7 5 £48,500 +21.25%
North West -10 5 £29,000 +2.65% 3
East Midlands - 5 £32,000 -
Scotland -25 2 £31,000 -40.95%
Northern Ireland +1 1 £52,500 +50.00%

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 219 (74.74%) Office 365
2 205 (69.97%) Windows
3 182 (62.12%) Active Directory
4 155 (52.90%) Microsoft
5 131 (44.71%) MS Exchange
6 123 (41.98%) Windows Server
7 106 (36.18%) VMware
8 95 (32.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 82 (27.99%) Windows Server 2012
10 75 (25.60%) Cisco
11 74 (25.26%) Microsoft Office
11 74 (25.26%) Skype for Business
12 73 (24.91%) Microsoft Azure
13 69 (23.55%) Windows 7
13 69 (23.55%) Windows 10
13 69 (23.55%) DNS
14 68 (23.21%) Skype
15 67 (22.87%) Hyper-V
15 67 (22.87%) ITIL
16 63 (21.50%) Citrix
17 59 (20.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 58 (19.80%) Firewall
18 58 (19.80%) PowerShell
19 57 (19.45%) VMware Infrastructure
19 57 (19.45%) DHCP
20 55 (18.77%) SCCM
21 53 (18.09%) Amazon AWS
22 50 (17.06%) Exchange Server 2010
23 49 (16.72%) Finance
24 48 (16.38%) SAN

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
1 131 (44.71%) MS Exchange
2 74 (25.26%) Skype for Business
3 50 (17.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 47 (16.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 39 (13.31%) SharePoint
6 13 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (3.75%) IIS
8 10 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.71%) CMS
9 5 (1.71%) Site Server
10 3 (1.02%) Confluence
10 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.34%) Drupal
11 1 (0.34%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 74 (25.26%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 13 (4.44%) Elite 3E
2 6 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.71%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 5 (1.71%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.68%) Carpe Diem
5 1 (0.34%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 219 (74.74%) Office 365
2 73 (24.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (18.09%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (5.12%) OneDrive
5 9 (3.07%) G Suite
6 8 (2.73%) IaaS
7 5 (1.71%) PaaS
8 4 (1.37%) Slack
9 3 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (1.02%) SaaS
10 2 (0.68%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.34%) OpenDNS
11 1 (0.34%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 69 (23.55%) DNS
2 68 (23.21%) Skype
3 58 (19.80%) Firewall
4 57 (19.45%) DHCP
5 48 (16.38%) SAN
6 47 (16.04%) VLAN
7 33 (11.26%) WAN
8 31 (10.58%) LAN
9 29 (9.90%) VPN
10 28 (9.56%) DKIM
11 27 (9.22%) DMARC
12 22 (7.51%) NAS
13 17 (5.80%) Unified Communications
14 14 (4.78%) Network Security
14 14 (4.78%) TCP/IP
15 13 (4.44%) IPsec
15 13 (4.44%) VoIP
16 11 (3.75%) WLAN
17 10 (3.41%) PBX
18 9 (3.07%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (13.99%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (2.73%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (1.71%) MySQL
5 4 (1.37%) FileMaker
5 4 (1.37%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.34%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 3 (1.02%) JIRA
2 1 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 49 (16.72%) Finance
2 43 (14.68%) Law
2 43 (14.68%) Legal
3 8 (2.73%) Banking
4 7 (2.39%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.71%) Advertising
5 5 (1.71%) Marketing
5 5 (1.71%) Retail
6 4 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.02%) Electronics
7 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) French Language
8 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.34%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (21.16%) Analyst
2 48 (16.38%) Support Engineer
3 44 (15.02%) IT Support
4 28 (9.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 27 (9.22%) IT Engineer
5 27 (9.22%) Messaging Engineer
5 27 (9.22%) Security Engineer
6 25 (8.53%) IT Support Engineer
7 20 (6.83%) 3rd Line Support
7 20 (6.83%) Exchange Engineer
8 17 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
8 17 (5.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 17 (5.80%) Desktop Support
8 17 (5.80%) IT Analyst
8 17 (5.80%) Senior IT Support
9 16 (5.46%) Desktop Engineer
9 16 (5.46%) Office 365 Engineer
10 15 (5.12%) Support Analyst
11 14 (4.78%) Consultant
12 13 (4.44%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.05%) LDAP
2 5 (1.71%) MAPI
3 3 (1.02%) .NET
4 2 (0.68%) COM
5 1 (0.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.29%) PKI
2 28 (9.56%) Data Centre
3 21 (7.17%) Replication
4 18 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (6.14%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.75%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (3.07%) Clustering
7 8 (2.73%) Security Operations Centre
8 5 (1.71%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.71%) iPhone
8 5 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.71%) YubiKey
9 4 (1.37%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.37%) iPad
9 4 (1.37%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.02%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.02%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.02%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 205 (69.97%) Windows
2 123 (41.98%) Windows Server
3 95 (32.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (27.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 69 (23.55%) Windows 10
5 69 (23.55%) Windows 7
6 33 (11.26%) Windows 8
7 29 (9.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (9.22%) Linux
9 20 (6.83%) Mac OS
9 20 (6.83%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.05%) VMS
11 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.37%) Unix
12 3 (1.02%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.02%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.34%) Android
13 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (22.87%) ITIL
2 59 (20.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 42 (14.33%) Cybersecurity
4 35 (11.95%) SIEM
5 30 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
6 27 (9.22%) Data Loss Prevention
7 26 (8.87%) Security Operations
7 26 (8.87%) Use Case
8 25 (8.53%) Migration
9 24 (8.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 23 (7.85%) Kalman Filter
11 19 (6.48%) Project Management
12 18 (6.14%) Patch Management
12 18 (6.14%) Problem Management
13 17 (5.80%) Change Control
14 15 (5.12%) Presales
15 14 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (4.44%) Asset Management
16 13 (4.44%) Decision-Making
16 13 (4.44%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (19.80%) PowerShell
2 44 (15.02%) SQL
3 1 (0.34%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (9.56%) CISSP
2 26 (8.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (8.19%) CISA
3 24 (8.19%) CISM
4 17 (5.80%) CompTIA Security+
4 17 (5.80%) Degree
5 16 (5.46%) GIAC
5 16 (5.46%) MCSE
5 16 (5.46%) SANS
5 16 (5.46%) SSCP
6 12 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (4.10%) CSSLP
7 11 (3.75%) CEH
7 11 (3.75%) MCSA
8 8 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.05%) CCNP
10 5 (1.71%) CCNA
10 5 (1.71%) DBS Check
11 4 (1.37%) HND
11 4 (1.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.75%) SLA
2 7 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.05%) PMBOK
3 6 (2.05%) PMO
4 2 (0.68%) GDPR
5 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 182 (62.12%) Active Directory
2 67 (22.87%) Hyper-V
3 57 (19.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (5.46%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (3.75%) vSphere
6 8 (2.73%) XenApp
7 7 (2.39%) DFS Replication
7 7 (2.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (2.39%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (2.05%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.05%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (1.71%) Firmware
9 5 (1.71%) KVM
10 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.34%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 55 (18.77%) SCCM
2 24 (8.19%) Backup Exec
3 13 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 10 (3.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (3.41%) SCOM
5 9 (3.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 8 (2.73%) WSUS
6 8 (2.73%) ZABBIX
7 6 (2.05%) FortiGate
8 4 (1.37%) CASB
8 4 (1.37%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (1.37%) SCOrch
8 4 (1.37%) SCSM
9 3 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.68%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.34%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.34%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 155 (52.90%) Microsoft
2 106 (36.18%) VMware
3 75 (25.60%) Cisco
4 63 (21.50%) Citrix
5 37 (12.63%) HP
6 34 (11.60%) Forcepoint
7 30 (10.24%) Sophos
8 25 (8.53%) Symantec
9 22 (7.51%) Apple
10 20 (6.83%) Proofpoint
10 20 (6.83%) SolarWinds
11 19 (6.48%) CheckPoint
11 19 (6.48%) Fortinet
11 19 (6.48%) iManage
12 17 (5.80%) Dell
12 17 (5.80%) McAfee
12 17 (5.80%) WatchGuard
13 15 (5.12%) ESET
14 14 (4.78%) Meraki
14 14 (4.78%) NetApp