Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mimecast
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 885 994 1098
Rank change year-on-year +109 +104 +97
Permanent jobs citing Mimecast 305 226 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.12% 0.091%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.88% 0.92% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 282 136 171
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.05% +16.67%
10th Percentile £24,525 £30,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,250 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £37,530 £42,000
% change year-on-year -13.40% -10.64% +12.00%

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 34697 24566 20469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.26% 13.21% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28636 20621 17136
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Mimecast in the UK

Mimecast
Top 12 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 13 December 2017. 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 +103 268 £42,500 - 7
London +31 175 £47,500 +8.57% 4
UK excluding London +112 128 £32,500 -13.40% 3
North of England +22 38 £29,000 -22.67% 2
North West +9 36 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Scotland - 29 £40,000 -
East of England +29 26 £43,750 +2.94%
South East +67 25 £27,250 -12.10% 1
Wales - 6 £40,000 -
Midlands +5 4 £23,000 -42.50%
West Midlands -1 4 £23,000 -42.50%
Yorkshire +11 2 £35,500 -8.39% 1

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Mimecast also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Mimecast.

1 219 (71.80%) Windows
2 198 (64.92%) Active Directory
3 176 (57.70%) Office 365
4 169 (55.41%) VMware
5 160 (52.46%) Microsoft
6 124 (40.66%) MS Exchange
7 123 (40.33%) Windows Server
8 104 (34.10%) Windows 10
9 91 (29.84%) Law
10 90 (29.51%) ITIL
11 88 (28.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 84 (27.54%) Skype for Business
12 84 (27.54%) Exchange Server 2010
13 82 (26.89%) Cisco
14 81 (26.56%) Microsoft Office
15 78 (25.57%) Windows 7
16 77 (25.25%) VMware Infrastructure
17 76 (24.92%) Firewall
18 73 (23.93%) Unified Communications
19 70 (22.95%) Legal
20 69 (22.62%) SAN
20 69 (22.62%) Hyper-V
21 66 (21.64%) Skype
22 65 (21.31%) Veeam
23 64 (20.98%) iManage
23 64 (20.98%) Citrix
24 63 (20.66%) Microsoft Azure
25 58 (19.02%) Windows Server 2008
25 58 (19.02%) Finance
26 50 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2013

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
1 124 (40.66%) MS Exchange
2 84 (27.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 84 (27.54%) Skype for Business
3 50 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (6.89%) SharePoint
5 18 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (5.25%) IBM Domino
7 15 (4.92%) IIS
8 13 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 10 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.33%) Apache
10 1 (0.33%) Site Server
10 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 81 (26.56%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.31%) Acrobat
3 2 (0.66%) InCopy
3 2 (0.66%) InDesign
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Sage CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 176 (57.70%) Office 365
2 63 (20.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.95%) IaaS
4 9 (2.95%) PaaS
5 7 (2.30%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.98%) OpenDNS
7 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.33%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 76 (24.92%) Firewall
2 73 (23.93%) Unified Communications
3 69 (22.62%) SAN
4 66 (21.64%) Skype
5 48 (15.74%) VLAN
6 39 (12.79%) DNS
7 34 (11.15%) DHCP
8 33 (10.82%) VoIP
9 30 (9.84%) WAN
10 26 (8.52%) LAN
11 24 (7.87%) VPN
12 20 (6.56%) TCP/IP
13 16 (5.25%) IP Telephony
14 9 (2.95%) DKIM
14 9 (2.95%) DMARC
15 7 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (2.30%) Intrusion Detection
16 5 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
16 5 (1.64%) Network Security
16 5 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.13%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.25%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (2.95%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.33%) MySQL
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Metasploit
General
1 91 (29.84%) Law
2 70 (22.95%) Legal
3 58 (19.02%) Finance
4 6 (1.97%) Publishing
5 4 (1.31%) Banking
5 4 (1.31%) Marketing
5 4 (1.31%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.66%) Retail
6 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 80 (26.23%) Analyst
2 51 (16.72%) Support Engineer
3 49 (16.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 46 (15.08%) IT Analyst
5 36 (11.80%) 3rd Line Support
6 32 (10.49%) IT Support
6 32 (10.49%) Support Analyst
7 28 (9.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 25 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
9 22 (7.21%) Messaging Engineer
9 22 (7.21%) Team Leader
10 21 (6.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 20 (6.56%) Microsoft Trainer
11 20 (6.56%) Trainer
12 19 (6.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 19 (6.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 19 (6.23%) IT Manager
13 18 (5.90%) Exchange Engineer
13 18 (5.90%) Systems Analyst
13 18 (5.90%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.31%) .NET
2 3 (0.98%) MDX
3 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.84%) Blackberry
2 24 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 22 (7.21%) e-Learning
4 17 (5.57%) Data Centre
5 13 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.93%) EMC VNX
6 12 (3.93%) Virtual Team
7 10 (3.28%) PKI
8 9 (2.95%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.95%) PDA
9 7 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.30%) iPhone
10 6 (1.97%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.64%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.64%) Mobile Computing
12 4 (1.31%) Fat Client
12 4 (1.31%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.31%) Replication
12 4 (1.31%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 219 (71.80%) Windows
2 123 (40.33%) Windows Server
3 104 (34.10%) Windows 10
4 88 (28.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 78 (25.57%) Windows 7
6 58 (19.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (10.82%) Android
7 33 (10.82%) Linux
8 28 (9.18%) Apple iOS
9 23 (7.54%) Windows 8
10 22 (7.21%) Mac OS X
10 22 (7.21%) Windows Phone
11 8 (2.62%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (2.62%) Windows XP
12 7 (2.30%) Unix
13 3 (0.98%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.98%) VMS
14 2 (0.66%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (29.51%) ITIL
2 42 (13.77%) Business Continuity
3 32 (10.49%) Kalman Filter
4 30 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (9.18%) Service Delivery
5 28 (9.18%) Statistics
6 27 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 24 (7.87%) Mentoring
8 23 (7.54%) Problem Management
9 22 (7.21%) Change Management
10 19 (6.23%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (6.23%) Information Security
10 19 (6.23%) Migration
11 18 (5.90%) Project Management
11 18 (5.90%) Release Management
11 18 (5.90%) Service Management
11 18 (5.90%) Web Filtering
12 17 (5.57%) SIEM
13 16 (5.25%) Performance Analysis
14 15 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.49%) PowerShell
2 26 (8.52%) SQL
3 8 (2.62%) VBScript
4 6 (1.97%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.98%) C#
5 3 (0.98%) Python
5 3 (0.98%) VB
5 3 (0.98%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.66%) C
6 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.33%) Perl
7 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (12.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (8.52%) CCNA
2 26 (8.52%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (8.20%) MCSA
4 22 (7.21%) CISSP
4 22 (7.21%) MCSE
5 18 (5.90%) CISM
6 17 (5.57%) MCP
7 12 (3.93%) Degree
8 11 (3.61%) GIAC
9 10 (3.28%) SANS
9 10 (3.28%) SSCP
9 10 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (2.95%) CEH
10 9 (2.95%) CSSLP
11 8 (2.62%) CISA
11 8 (2.62%) CompTIA Security+
11 8 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (1.97%) CESG Certified Professional
12 6 (1.97%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (7.21%) SLA
3 18 (5.90%) GDPR
4 13 (4.26%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.31%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.98%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.98%) PMO
7 1 (0.33%) COBIT
7 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 198 (64.92%) Active Directory
2 77 (25.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (22.62%) Hyper-V
4 35 (11.48%) VMware ESXi
4 35 (11.48%) XenApp
5 14 (4.59%) XenDesktop
6 10 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (2.30%) XenServer
8 3 (0.98%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.98%) vSphere
9 2 (0.66%) Snort
9 2 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.33%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 33 (10.82%) SCCM
2 30 (9.84%) SCOM
3 24 (7.87%) Backup Exec
4 16 (5.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 13 (4.26%) AirWatch
6 12 (3.93%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (1.97%) EdgeSight
7 6 (1.97%) Nagios
8 4 (1.31%) SCOrch
8 4 (1.31%) SCSM
9 3 (0.98%) Nessus
9 3 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.98%) WSUS
10 2 (0.66%) EnCase
10 2 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.66%) MIMEsweeper
10 2 (0.66%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.66%) Nexpose
10 2 (0.66%) Nmap
10 2 (0.66%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 169 (55.41%) VMware
2 160 (52.46%) Microsoft
3 82 (26.89%) Cisco
4 65 (21.31%) Veeam
5 64 (20.98%) Citrix
5 64 (20.98%) iManage
6 29 (9.51%) HP
7 27 (8.85%) Avaya
8 26 (8.52%) Dell
9 24 (7.87%) Sophos
10 23 (7.54%) Symantec
11 19 (6.23%) NetApp
12 16 (5.25%) Lotus
13 14 (4.59%) Adobe
14 12 (3.93%) EMC
14 12 (3.93%) ServiceNow
15 11 (3.61%) CheckPoint
15 11 (3.61%) MobileIron
16 10 (3.28%) AppDynamics
16 10 (3.28%) Mitel