Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mimecast
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 861 932 1013
Rank change year-on-year +71 +81 +100
Permanent jobs citing Mimecast 290 250 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.75% 0.78% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 251 234 113
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,125 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -12.50% +6.67%

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 38,815 32,013 24,480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.60% 18.31% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31,319 26,302 20,556
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +97 284 £42,250 -0.59% 37
London +72 182 £45,000 -5.26% 19
UK excluding London +23 108 £33,000 -5.71% 19
East of England +46 40 £50,000 +14.29% 3
South East +21 27 £37,500 +21.95% 10
North of England -3 13 £30,000 +3.45% 3
Midlands +27 11 £32,000 +39.13% 1
South West - 11 £27,000 - 1
Yorkshire +37 7 £30,000 -15.49% 1
West Midlands +38 6 £32,500 +41.30% 1
North West -17 6 £27,000 -6.90% 2
Wales -4 5 £48,500 +21.25% 1
East Midlands - 5 £32,000 -
Scotland -24 1 £29,135 -44.50%

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 230 (79.31%) Windows
2 215 (74.14%) Office 365
3 199 (68.62%) Active Directory
4 167 (57.59%) Microsoft
5 123 (42.41%) Windows Server
6 114 (39.31%) MS Exchange
7 105 (36.21%) VMware
8 90 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 89 (30.69%) DNS
10 88 (30.34%) Windows 10
11 86 (29.66%) Microsoft Office
12 85 (29.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 82 (28.28%) Microsoft Azure
13 82 (28.28%) Windows 7
14 80 (27.59%) Firewall
15 77 (26.55%) Citrix
16 75 (25.86%) ITIL
17 74 (25.52%) DHCP
18 72 (24.83%) Skype for Business
19 70 (24.14%) Hyper-V
20 60 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
21 59 (20.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 58 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
22 58 (20.00%) Cisco
23 53 (18.28%) VPN
24 52 (17.93%) Skype
25 50 (17.24%) PowerShell
25 50 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
26 49 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
26 49 (16.90%) SCCM

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
1 114 (39.31%) MS Exchange
2 72 (24.83%) Skype for Business
3 60 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 50 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 44 (15.17%) SharePoint
6 18 (6.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 17 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (2.76%) IIS
9 6 (2.07%) Confluence
10 5 (1.72%) Site Server
11 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.69%) Apache
13 1 (0.34%) CMS
13 1 (0.34%) Drupal
13 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 86 (29.66%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.41%) Elite 3E
3 5 (1.72%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 3 (1.03%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.34%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 215 (74.14%) Office 365
2 82 (28.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.79%) OneDrive
5 8 (2.76%) G Suite
6 7 (2.41%) Slack
7 6 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.72%) IaaS
9 4 (1.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 4 (1.38%) Yammer
10 2 (0.69%) Dropbox
10 2 (0.69%) SaaS
11 1 (0.34%) OpenDNS
11 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (30.69%) DNS
2 80 (27.59%) Firewall
3 74 (25.52%) DHCP
4 53 (18.28%) VPN
5 52 (17.93%) Skype
6 44 (15.17%) SAN
7 41 (14.14%) VLAN
8 39 (13.45%) WAN
9 37 (12.76%) LAN
10 35 (12.07%) DKIM
11 30 (10.34%) DMARC
12 26 (8.97%) TCP/IP
13 19 (6.55%) NAS
14 15 (5.17%) Unified Communications
15 14 (4.83%) VoIP
16 13 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
17 12 (4.14%) WLAN
18 11 (3.79%) IPsec
19 9 (3.10%) Cisco Nexus
20 8 (2.76%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.83%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.17%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.72%) MySQL
6 3 (1.03%) FileMaker
6 3 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.34%) Big Data
7 1 (0.34%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (3.10%) JIRA
2 2 (0.69%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.69%) MSI
General
1 44 (15.17%) Finance
2 37 (12.76%) Law
3 35 (12.07%) Legal
4 7 (2.41%) Marketing
5 6 (2.07%) Retail
5 6 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.72%) Banking
7 4 (1.38%) Electronics
7 4 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.69%) Back Office
8 2 (0.69%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) French Language
9 1 (0.34%) Publishing
9 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (23.10%) Analyst
2 62 (21.38%) Support Engineer
3 40 (13.79%) IT Support
4 35 (12.07%) IT Engineer
5 30 (10.34%) Security Engineer
6 27 (9.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (8.97%) IT Support Engineer
8 23 (7.93%) 3rd Line Support
9 21 (7.24%) Service Analyst
9 21 (7.24%) Service Desk Analyst
10 20 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 20 (6.90%) IT Analyst
11 18 (6.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 16 (5.52%) Desktop Support
12 16 (5.52%) Messaging Engineer
12 16 (5.52%) Senior IT Engineer
12 16 (5.52%) Senior Support Engineer
13 15 (5.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 15 (5.17%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.07%) LDAP
2 5 (1.72%) MAPI
3 3 (1.03%) .NET
3 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.34%) COM
4 1 (0.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.45%) Data Centre
2 33 (11.38%) PKI
3 16 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.52%) Replication
4 15 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.45%) Clustering
6 9 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.76%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.76%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.76%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (2.07%) iPhone
9 6 (2.07%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.72%) Fintech
10 5 (1.72%) YubiKey
11 4 (1.38%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.38%) iPad
11 4 (1.38%) Thin Client
12 3 (1.03%) e-Learning
12 3 (1.03%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 230 (79.31%) Windows
2 123 (42.41%) Windows Server
3 90 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 88 (30.34%) Windows 10
5 85 (29.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 82 (28.28%) Windows 7
7 34 (11.72%) Linux
8 33 (11.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (10.34%) Mac OS X
10 29 (10.00%) Windows 8
11 17 (5.86%) Mac OS
12 10 (3.45%) Apple iOS
13 8 (2.76%) Unix
14 7 (2.41%) Windows Vista
14 7 (2.41%) Windows XP
15 6 (2.07%) Android
16 5 (1.72%) VMS
17 4 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 2 (0.69%) Kali Linux
19 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (25.86%) ITIL
2 59 (20.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 45 (15.52%) Kalman Filter
4 41 (14.14%) Cybersecurity
4 41 (14.14%) SIEM
5 33 (11.38%) Problem-Solving
6 30 (10.34%) Data Loss Prevention
6 30 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (10.00%) Security Operations
8 27 (9.31%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (8.97%) Use Case
10 25 (8.62%) Migration
11 24 (8.28%) Project Management
12 19 (6.55%) Patch Management
13 17 (5.86%) Service Management
14 16 (5.52%) Due Diligence
15 14 (4.83%) Incident Management
16 13 (4.48%) Break/Fix
16 13 (4.48%) Line Management
17 12 (4.14%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 50 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 35 (12.07%) SQL
3 7 (2.41%) VB
4 6 (2.07%) VBScript
5 4 (1.38%) C#
5 4 (1.38%) C++
6 3 (1.03%) Python
7 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (6.90%) CISSP
2 20 (6.90%) GIAC
2 20 (6.90%) SANS
3 18 (6.21%) CompTIA Security+
3 18 (6.21%) SSCP
4 15 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (5.17%) Degree
5 14 (4.83%) CISA
5 14 (4.83%) CISM
6 11 (3.79%) CSSLP
6 11 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.76%) CCNA
7 8 (2.76%) CCNP
7 8 (2.76%) MCSA
7 8 (2.76%) MCSE
8 6 (2.07%) MOS
9 5 (1.72%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.38%) CEH
10 4 (1.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.41%) SLA
3 6 (2.07%) PMBOK
3 6 (2.07%) PMO
4 5 (1.72%) GDPR
5 4 (1.38%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.03%) COBIT
6 3 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 199 (68.62%) Active Directory
2 70 (24.14%) Hyper-V
3 58 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (5.52%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (4.14%) Terminal Services
6 9 (3.10%) DFS Replication
7 6 (2.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (2.07%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (2.07%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (2.07%) vSphere
8 5 (1.72%) KVM
9 3 (1.03%) XenApp
10 2 (0.69%) Firmware
10 2 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.34%) Snort
11 1 (0.34%) Squid
11 1 (0.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 49 (16.90%) SCCM
2 22 (7.59%) Backup Exec
3 17 (5.86%) Microsoft Intune
4 15 (5.17%) SCOM
5 14 (4.83%) ZABBIX
6 13 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (2.76%) CASB
7 8 (2.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 7 (2.41%) FortiGate
9 6 (2.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 6 (2.07%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (1.38%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (1.38%) SCOrch
10 4 (1.38%) SCSM
10 4 (1.38%) WSUS
11 3 (1.03%) Nessus
11 3 (1.03%) NetBackup
11 3 (1.03%) QRadar
11 3 (1.03%) Terraform
12 2 (0.69%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 167 (57.59%) Microsoft
2 105 (36.21%) VMware
3 77 (26.55%) Citrix
4 58 (20.00%) Cisco
5 47 (16.21%) Sophos
6 36 (12.41%) Forcepoint
7 34 (11.72%) HP
8 26 (8.97%) SolarWinds
9 25 (8.62%) Symantec
10 21 (7.24%) Apple
10 21 (7.24%) Dell
11 18 (6.21%) SonicWALL
11 18 (6.21%) Veeam
12 16 (5.52%) CheckPoint
13 15 (5.17%) Juniper
13 15 (5.17%) Kaspersky
14 14 (4.83%) iManage
14 14 (4.83%) NetApp
15 13 (4.48%) Google
15 13 (4.48%) McAfee