Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Proofpoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Proofpoint over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Proofpoint, Inc.

Proofpoint
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1160 1134 1279
Rank change year-on-year -26 +145 +25
Permanent jobs citing Proofpoint 17 88 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.046% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.021% 0.11% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 14 106 30
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -35.48% +78.16%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,425 £78,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £34,250
% change year-on-year +2.44% +49.64% -0.72%

Proofpoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 79646 83241 100156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.51% 43.84% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61613 67223 81581
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Proofpoint
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Proofpoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Proofpoint in the UK

Proofpoint
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Proofpoint.

Salary trend for Proofpoint in the UK

Proofpoint
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Proofpoint over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Proofpoint in the UK

Proofpoint
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Proofpoint within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 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 -45 15 £52,500 +5.00% 3
London - 9 £50,000 -
UK excluding London -14 8 £52,500 +2.44% 3
South West - 3 £55,000 -
Wales - 2 £42,500 -
South East +30 1 £60,000 +41.18% 1
Midlands +25 1 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands +15 1 £55,000 -
East of England -54 1 £40,000 -33.33% 1

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Proofpoint 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 Proofpoint.

1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Information Security
2 8 (47.06%) Palo Alto
3 7 (41.18%) Presales
3 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) Degree
4 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (29.41%) F5
5 5 (29.41%) Sentinel
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
5 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
5 5 (29.41%) Internet
5 5 (29.41%) McAfee
5 5 (29.41%) CyberArk
5 5 (29.41%) LogRhythm
6 4 (23.53%) SIEM
6 4 (23.53%) Information Security Governance
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
6 4 (23.53%) DHCP
6 4 (23.53%) VB
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) Network Security

Proofpoint
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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Mimecast
2 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) G Suite
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) Network Security
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) FTP
5 1 (5.88%) IMAP
5 1 (5.88%) LDAP
5 1 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (5.88%) S/MIME
5 1 (5.88%) Skype
5 1 (5.88%) SMTP
5 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Network Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Network Security Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Presales Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Presales Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Information Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
1 3 (17.65%) RSA SecurID
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.76%) Kali Linux
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) SUSE
5 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) Presales
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Governance
3 4 (23.53%) SIEM
4 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (17.65%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (11.76%) Data Encryption
5 2 (11.76%) E-Discovery
5 2 (11.76%) Forensic Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Patch Management
5 2 (11.76%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Server Hardening
5 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) VB
4 3 (17.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) CEH
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (11.76%) GIAC
3 2 (11.76%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) DFS Replication
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (11.76%) Snort
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.88%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) EnCase
2 2 (11.76%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Nessus
2 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.76%) Nexpose
2 2 (11.76%) Nmap
2 2 (11.76%) SafeCom
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) SCOrch
2 2 (11.76%) Suricata
2 2 (11.76%) XenMobile
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Palo Alto
3 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
3 5 (29.41%) CyberArk
3 5 (29.41%) F5
3 5 (29.41%) LogRhythm
3 5 (29.41%) McAfee
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Forcepoint
5 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
5 3 (17.65%) Gemalto
5 3 (17.65%) Kaspersky
5 3 (17.65%) Tripwire
6 2 (11.76%) 3PAR
6 2 (11.76%) AlienVault
6 2 (11.76%) FireEye
6 2 (11.76%) Qualys
6 2 (11.76%) Rapid7
6 2 (11.76%) Splunk