Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mimecast
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 800 616 855
Rank change year-on-year -184 +239 +56
Permanent jobs citing Mimecast 251 94 222
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.46% 0.47% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 206 92 193
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,025 £28,000
25th Percentile £29,750 £30,938 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £46,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.98% -7.00% +19.05%
75th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £74,875 £79,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,971 £30,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +13.24% -21.05% +13.43%

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 55,097 20,068 43,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.38% 40.52% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 38,382 17,053 36,048
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 27 October 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 27 October 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 -164 241 £37,750 -18.38% 55
UK excluding London -146 124 £33,971 +13.24% 33
London -193 117 £50,000 - 22
Work from Home -257 45 £63,750 +37.10% 7
North of England -94 43 £30,500 +1.67% 16
South East -121 43 £35,000 +16.67% 9
North West -71 31 £31,000 -34.74% 8
East of England -87 23 £42,750 +55.45% 3
Yorkshire -98 9 £26,500 -8.62% 6
Midlands -130 9 £37,500 +57.89% 5
East Midlands -57 8 £37,500 -25.00% 3
South West - 5 £27,500 -
North East - 3 £19,000 - 2
Wales -56 1 £45,000 +38.46%
West Midlands -99 1 £50,000 +122.22% 2

For the 6 months to 27 October 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.

1 211 (84.06%) Microsoft 365
2 182 (72.51%) Windows
3 169 (67.33%) Microsoft
4 163 (64.94%) Active Directory
5 160 (63.75%) Azure
6 103 (41.04%) Windows Server
7 93 (37.05%) Microsoft Intune
8 90 (35.86%) Windows 10
9 89 (35.46%) Firewall
10 86 (34.26%) VMware
11 73 (29.08%) SharePoint
12 67 (26.69%) Sophos
13 65 (25.90%) DNS
14 64 (25.50%) VMware Infrastructure
15 63 (25.10%) Hyper-V
15 63 (25.10%) VPN
15 63 (25.10%) Social Skills
16 59 (23.51%) Cisco
16 59 (23.51%) PowerShell
17 57 (22.71%) ITIL
18 54 (21.51%) DHCP
19 49 (19.52%) SCCM
20 47 (18.73%) MS Exchange
21 46 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
22 45 (17.93%) Citrix
23 44 (17.53%) Problem-Solving
24 42 (16.73%) VoIP
25 39 (15.54%) Microsoft Office
26 38 (15.14%) OneDrive
27 36 (14.34%) Palo Alto

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 73 (29.08%) SharePoint
2 47 (18.73%) MS Exchange
3 19 (7.57%) IIS
4 11 (4.38%) CMS
4 11 (4.38%) Confluence
4 11 (4.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (4.38%) Umbraco
4 11 (4.38%) WordPress
5 10 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.39%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.59%) JBoss
8 4 (1.59%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 39 (15.54%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.39%) MicroStation
2 6 (2.39%) Revit
3 4 (1.59%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 11 (4.38%) Sage 200
2 4 (1.59%) Elite 3E
3 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.80%) Relativity
5 1 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.40%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 211 (84.06%) Microsoft 365
2 160 (63.75%) Azure
3 38 (15.14%) OneDrive
4 26 (10.36%) IaaS
5 24 (9.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 24 (9.56%) SaaS
6 21 (8.37%) PaaS
7 16 (6.37%) AWS
8 12 (4.78%) Azure Storage
9 10 (3.98%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (3.98%) Cloudflare
10 4 (1.59%) Google Workspace
11 3 (1.20%) Azure Key Vault
11 3 (1.20%) Power Platform
11 3 (1.20%) Yammer
12 2 (0.80%) WhatsApp
13 1 (0.40%) Datadog
13 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 89 (35.46%) Firewall
2 65 (25.90%) DNS
3 63 (25.10%) VPN
4 54 (21.51%) DHCP
5 42 (16.73%) VoIP
6 35 (13.94%) TCP/IP
7 29 (11.55%) VLAN
8 28 (11.16%) WAN
9 26 (10.36%) LAN
10 23 (9.16%) SAN
11 21 (8.37%) Network Security
11 21 (8.37%) SSL
12 16 (6.37%) DMARC
13 14 (5.58%) DKIM
14 11 (4.38%) IPsec
15 10 (3.98%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (3.98%) Remote Desktop
15 10 (3.98%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (3.59%) Unified Communications
17 7 (2.79%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.40%) Metadata
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (9.16%) JIRA
2 11 (4.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.40%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.40%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.40%) sqlmap
General
1 63 (25.10%) Social Skills
2 25 (9.96%) Finance
3 12 (4.78%) Legal
3 12 (4.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (4.38%) Law
5 8 (3.19%) Back Office
5 8 (3.19%) Documentation Skills
6 7 (2.79%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.79%) Retail
7 6 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.99%) Public Sector
9 4 (1.59%) Digital Economy
9 4 (1.59%) Marketing
9 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.20%) Banking
10 3 (1.20%) Games
11 2 (0.80%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (0.80%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (0.40%) Advertising
12 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (18.33%) Analyst
2 31 (12.35%) Support Engineer
3 29 (11.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (11.16%) Security Engineer
5 26 (10.36%) IT Support
6 21 (8.37%) 2nd Line Support
6 21 (8.37%) Service Analyst
7 18 (7.17%) Support Analyst
8 17 (6.77%) IT Analyst
8 17 (6.77%) Service Desk Analyst
9 16 (6.37%) IT Manager
10 15 (5.98%) Team Leader
11 14 (5.58%) Network Engineer
12 12 (4.78%) Administrator
12 12 (4.78%) IT Engineer
12 12 (4.78%) Senior Security Engineer
13 11 (4.38%) IT Support Analyst
13 11 (4.38%) Systems Administrator
14 10 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support
14 10 (3.98%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.97%) Video Conferencing
2 17 (6.77%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.77%) User Experience
3 12 (4.78%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.19%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.19%) PKI
5 4 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (1.59%) Smartphone
5 4 (1.59%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.20%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (0.80%) CCTV
7 2 (0.80%) CMDB
7 2 (0.80%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.80%) Handset
7 2 (0.80%) iPhone
7 2 (0.80%) Life Science
7 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.80%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 182 (72.51%) Windows
2 103 (41.04%) Windows Server
3 90 (35.86%) Windows 10
4 46 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (13.94%) Windows Server 2019
6 30 (11.95%) Apple iOS
7 26 (10.36%) Linux
8 24 (9.56%) Android
9 23 (9.16%) Windows Server 2016
10 20 (7.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (4.78%) Windows 7
12 11 (4.38%) Mac OS
13 7 (2.79%) Mac OS X
14 6 (2.39%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.40%) Kali Linux
16 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.71%) ITIL
2 44 (17.53%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (13.55%) Cybersecurity
4 29 (11.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 27 (10.76%) Information Security
6 22 (8.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (8.37%) BCP
8 20 (7.97%) ITSM
9 19 (7.57%) Incident Management
9 19 (7.57%) IT Strategy
10 18 (7.17%) Kalman Filter
11 17 (6.77%) Service Delivery
11 17 (6.77%) Workflow
12 16 (6.37%) Security Operations
13 15 (5.98%) Project Management
13 15 (5.98%) Service Management
13 15 (5.98%) Web Filtering
14 14 (5.58%) DevOps
15 13 (5.18%) Data Analysis
15 13 (5.18%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 59 (23.51%) PowerShell
2 19 (7.57%) Python
3 15 (5.98%) SQL
4 14 (5.58%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.59%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (10.36%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (8.37%) MCP
4 19 (7.57%) CCNA
5 15 (5.98%) Degree
5 15 (5.98%) MOS
6 10 (3.98%) CCNP
6 10 (3.98%) CISM
7 9 (3.59%) CISSP
8 8 (3.19%) MCSE
9 7 (2.79%) CEH
9 7 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.39%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (1.99%) CCIE
11 5 (1.99%) CWNA
11 5 (1.99%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.99%) VCP6
12 4 (1.59%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.59%) Check Point Certification
12 4 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.75%) SLA
2 19 (7.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 10 (3.98%) NIST
4 10 (3.98%) QA
5 8 (3.19%) GDPR
6 7 (2.79%) SOC 2
7 3 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (1.20%) HIPAA
7 3 (1.20%) NCSC
8 2 (0.80%) ISO 31000
8 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.40%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 163 (64.94%) Active Directory
2 64 (25.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (25.10%) Hyper-V
4 16 (6.37%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (6.37%) vSphere
5 10 (3.98%) Virtual Desktop
6 8 (3.19%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.39%) BitLocker
8 5 (1.99%) VMware Server
8 5 (1.99%) XenApp
9 4 (1.59%) Firmware
10 2 (0.80%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.40%) Docker
11 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 93 (37.05%) Microsoft Intune
2 49 (19.52%) SCCM
3 26 (10.36%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 11 (4.38%) WSUS
5 10 (3.98%) QRadar
6 9 (3.59%) CASB
7 8 (3.19%) DatAdvantage
8 7 (2.79%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (2.39%) Backup Exec
9 6 (2.39%) Single Sign-On
10 5 (1.99%) AirWatch
11 4 (1.59%) Terraform
12 3 (1.20%) Kubernetes
13 2 (0.80%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.80%) Grafana
13 2 (0.80%) Nessus
13 2 (0.80%) Prometheus
14 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
14 1 (0.40%) Nmap
14 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 169 (67.33%) Microsoft
2 86 (34.26%) VMware
3 67 (26.69%) Sophos
4 59 (23.51%) Cisco
5 45 (17.93%) Citrix
6 36 (14.34%) Palo Alto
7 33 (13.15%) ServiceNow
8 32 (12.75%) Veeam
9 23 (9.16%) Aruba
10 22 (8.76%) Meraki
11 18 (7.17%) Proofpoint
12 17 (6.77%) Varonis
13 12 (4.78%) NetApp
13 12 (4.78%) Sage
14 11 (4.38%) Forcepoint
14 11 (4.38%) HP
14 11 (4.38%) Sitecore
14 11 (4.38%) SonicWALL
14 11 (4.38%) Splunk
15 10 (3.98%) Darktrace