Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mimecast
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 670 782 894
Rank change year-on-year +112 +112 +56
Permanent jobs citing Mimecast 168 203 236
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.49% 0.51% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 145 183 212
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £34,000 £31,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,875 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.24% -5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £74,500 £63,750 £68,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,125 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +26.54% -23.53% +32.81%

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 34,158 39,667 41,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.13% 34.84% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28,084 32,682 33,482
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,623 £39,114
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £91,750 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 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 +85 156 £43,000 -4.44% 26
London +65 82 £47,500 - 12
UK excluding London +112 73 £41,125 +26.54% 12
Work from Home -93 29 £50,000 -33.33% 5
North of England +64 27 £42,500 +34.92% 5
North West +53 21 £42,500 +34.92% 3
South East +81 19 £36,250 -14.71%
East of England +53 16 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Midlands +37 7 £34,000 - 3
West Midlands +24 7 £34,000 +4.62% 2
North East +19 5 £17,500 -22.22%
Wales +33 2 £32,500 -
Scotland +5 1 £47,500 +62.39%
Yorkshire +4 1 £47,500 - 2
South West - 1 £60,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 129 (76.79%) Microsoft 365
2 115 (68.45%) Windows
3 104 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 103 (61.31%) Azure
5 100 (59.52%) Active Directory
6 67 (39.88%) Windows Server
7 62 (36.90%) VMware
8 53 (31.55%) Cisco
9 51 (30.36%) Hyper-V
10 47 (27.98%) Microsoft Intune
11 44 (26.19%) SCCM
12 43 (25.60%) VMware Infrastructure
13 42 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 42 (25.00%) Firewall
14 40 (23.81%) MS Exchange
15 39 (23.21%) SharePoint
16 38 (22.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 37 (22.02%) Sophos
18 35 (20.83%) DNS
18 35 (20.83%) PowerShell
19 34 (20.24%) AWS
20 33 (19.64%) VLAN
20 33 (19.64%) Azure Active Directory
20 33 (19.64%) Windows 10
21 32 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
22 31 (18.45%) DHCP
23 30 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
23 30 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
24 29 (17.26%) Citrix
25 28 (16.67%) VPN

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 40 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 39 (23.21%) SharePoint
3 18 (10.71%) IIS
4 17 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (8.33%) Apache
6 7 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.38%) Confluence
9 2 (1.19%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 30 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Eikon
2 2 (1.19%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.60%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 129 (76.79%) Microsoft 365
2 103 (61.31%) Azure
3 34 (20.24%) AWS
4 33 (19.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (9.52%) Power Platform
6 10 (5.95%) OneDrive
7 5 (2.98%) IaaS
8 4 (2.38%) SaaS
9 3 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (1.79%) GCP
10 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.19%) Cloudflare
11 1 (0.60%) Google Workspace
11 1 (0.60%) PowerApps
11 1 (0.60%) Slack
11 1 (0.60%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 42 (25.00%) Firewall
1 42 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 35 (20.83%) DNS
3 33 (19.64%) VLAN
4 31 (18.45%) DHCP
5 28 (16.67%) VPN
6 23 (13.69%) VoIP
7 21 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
8 19 (11.31%) WAN
9 17 (10.12%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (10.12%) LAN
10 14 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (7.14%) NetScaler
12 8 (4.76%) MPLS
12 8 (4.76%) Unified Communications
13 7 (4.17%) IP Telephony
14 6 (3.57%) DMARC
14 6 (3.57%) iSCSI
14 6 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.57%) Power BI
3 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.19%) MySQL
5 2 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.60%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (4.76%) Finance
2 5 (2.98%) Banking
2 5 (2.98%) Legal
3 3 (1.79%) Law
4 2 (1.19%) Advertising
4 2 (1.19%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (14.88%) Analyst
3 20 (11.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 17 (10.12%) 2nd Line Support
4 17 (10.12%) IT Support
4 17 (10.12%) Support Engineer
5 16 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (8.33%) Office 365 Engineer
7 12 (7.14%) IT Analyst
8 11 (6.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 11 (6.55%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (6.55%) Security Manager
9 9 (5.36%) Security Analyst
10 7 (4.17%) IT Manager
10 7 (4.17%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.57%) Cybersecurity Manager
11 6 (3.57%) IT Security Analyst
11 6 (3.57%) Messaging Specialist
11 6 (3.57%) Office 365 Specialist
11 6 (3.57%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.95%) SAML
2 9 (5.36%) OAuth
2 9 (5.36%) OpenID
3 2 (1.19%) .NET
4 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.60%) SOAP
4 1 (0.60%) WCF
4 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 15 (8.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 14 (8.33%) Replication
4 9 (5.36%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.17%) Clustering
6 5 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.19%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.19%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.60%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.60%) CMDB
9 1 (0.60%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) User Experience
9 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 115 (68.45%) Windows
2 67 (39.88%) Windows Server
3 33 (19.64%) Windows 10
4 27 (16.07%) Windows 7
5 25 (14.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (12.50%) Linux
7 20 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (10.71%) Windows Server 2016
9 17 (10.12%) Android
9 17 (10.12%) Windows Server 2019
10 8 (4.76%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.38%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.38%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 32 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
3 30 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
4 27 (16.07%) ITIL
5 26 (15.48%) Information Security
6 21 (12.50%) Email Filtering
7 17 (10.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (10.12%) Mobile Device Management
8 14 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 13 (7.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 12 (7.14%) Incident Management
10 12 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (7.14%) Service Delivery
11 11 (6.55%) Business Continuity
11 11 (6.55%) Migration
11 11 (6.55%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (6.55%) Web Filtering
12 10 (5.95%) Presales
12 10 (5.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 9 (5.36%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 16 (9.52%) SQL
3 6 (3.57%) C
4 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (10.12%) CCNA
1 17 (10.12%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (6.55%) CISA
3 9 (5.36%) CISM
3 9 (5.36%) CISSP
4 8 (4.76%) MCP
4 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (3.57%) CCIE
6 6 (3.57%) CCNP
6 6 (3.57%) CWNA
6 6 (3.57%) Degree
7 5 (2.98%) MCSA
8 3 (1.79%) CRISC
9 2 (1.19%) MOS
9 2 (1.19%) VCP6
10 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.60%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
2 8 (4.76%) SLA
3 5 (2.98%) GDPR
3 5 (2.98%) QA
4 3 (1.79%) NIST
5 2 (1.19%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 100 (59.52%) Active Directory
2 51 (30.36%) Hyper-V
3 43 (25.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.95%) XenDesktop
5 9 (5.36%) XenApp
6 7 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.98%) Firmware
8 4 (2.38%) BitLocker
8 4 (2.38%) pfSense
9 3 (1.79%) Docker
10 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.19%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.19%) vSphere
11 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 47 (27.98%) Microsoft Intune
2 44 (26.19%) SCCM
3 15 (8.93%) Single Sign-On
4 7 (4.17%) Nessus
5 6 (3.57%) QRadar
6 5 (2.98%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.79%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.19%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.19%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.19%) WSUS
9 1 (0.60%) CASB
9 1 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.60%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.60%) SCOM
9 1 (0.60%) Terraform
9 1 (0.60%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 104 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 62 (36.90%) VMware
3 53 (31.55%) Cisco
4 37 (22.02%) Sophos
5 29 (17.26%) Citrix
6 18 (10.71%) HP
6 18 (10.71%) Palo Alto
7 17 (10.12%) Veeam
8 14 (8.33%) Apple
8 14 (8.33%) CheckPoint
9 13 (7.74%) ServiceNow
10 12 (7.14%) Forcepoint
10 12 (7.14%) NetApp
10 12 (7.14%) SolarWinds
11 11 (6.55%) Google
12 10 (5.95%) Symantec
13 8 (4.76%) AlienVault
13 8 (4.76%) Mitel
14 7 (4.17%) Darktrace
14 7 (4.17%) Meraki