Period
to 23 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Qualys products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Qualys over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 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 Qualys, Inc.

Qualys
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 936 1026 1032
Rank change year-on-year +90 +6 +193
Permanent jobs citing Qualys 258 153 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.089% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 191 116 216
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £70,625 £74,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.82% -22.73% -

Qualys 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 79,483 75,446 92,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.84% 44.05% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 62,706 60,754 75,823
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% - +5.00%

Qualys
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Qualys in the UK

Qualys
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Qualys in the UK

Qualys
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Qualys over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Qualys in the UK

Qualys
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Qualys within the UK over the 6 months to 23 April 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 +52 236 £57,500 +4.55% 17
London +31 138 £65,000 +8.33% 8
UK excluding London +28 114 £50,500 +18.82% 12
South East +7 38 £55,000 -8.33% 6
North of England -3 27 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England +9 25 £56,250 - 1
Yorkshire +28 22 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Scotland -17 12 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands -2 7 £37,500 +7.14%
Midlands -21 7 £37,500 -11.76%
North West -6 5 £40,380 +6.98%
Wales - 4 - - 2
South West -11 1 £49,000 +8.89%

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing Qualys 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 Qualys.

1 134 (51.94%) Vulnerability Management
2 118 (45.74%) Nessus
3 108 (41.86%) Cybersecurity
4 99 (38.37%) Firewall
5 98 (37.98%) Splunk
6 88 (34.11%) Finance
7 87 (33.72%) SIEM
8 84 (32.56%) Information Security
9 76 (29.46%) CISSP
10 73 (28.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 72 (27.91%) Security Operations
12 70 (27.13%) PCI DSS
13 60 (23.26%) Network Security
14 58 (22.48%) Python
14 58 (22.48%) Fintech
15 56 (21.71%) Amazon AWS
15 56 (21.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 53 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
17 52 (20.16%) Microsoft
18 51 (19.77%) DevOps
19 50 (19.38%) Penetration Testing
20 49 (18.99%) Cisco
20 49 (18.99%) Linux
21 48 (18.60%) CISM
22 47 (18.22%) CEH
23 46 (17.83%) McAfee
23 46 (17.83%) TCP/IP
24 45 (17.44%) VPN
24 45 (17.44%) Ruby
25 43 (16.67%) WAN

Qualys
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 9 (3.49%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.71%) Apache
3 5 (1.94%) JBoss
3 5 (1.94%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.16%) Confluence
4 3 (1.16%) IIS
5 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.39%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (3.10%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 56 (21.71%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (14.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (12.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 32 (12.40%) GitHub
3 32 (12.40%) OpenShift
4 21 (8.14%) Office 365
5 20 (7.75%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.94%) SaaS
7 4 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.55%) IaaS
8 3 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.16%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.78%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.39%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.39%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (38.37%) Firewall
2 60 (23.26%) Network Security
3 46 (17.83%) TCP/IP
4 45 (17.44%) VPN
5 43 (16.67%) WAN
6 32 (12.40%) HTTP
7 28 (10.85%) Wireless
8 26 (10.08%) DNS
8 26 (10.08%) VoIP
9 25 (9.69%) VLAN
10 21 (8.14%) IPsec
11 19 (7.36%) DWDM
11 19 (7.36%) HTTPS
11 19 (7.36%) VPLS
11 19 (7.36%) Wireless Security
12 17 (6.59%) Intrusion Detection
13 16 (6.20%) LAN
14 15 (5.81%) Internet
15 12 (4.65%) SMTP
15 12 (4.65%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (2.33%) RDBMS
2 6 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.39%) Big Data
3 1 (0.39%) Flink
3 1 (0.39%) Infinispan
3 1 (0.39%) MySQL
3 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (12.40%) Jenkins
1 32 (12.40%) Maven
1 32 (12.40%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (2.33%) AppScan
3 5 (1.94%) Metasploit
4 4 (1.55%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.55%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.16%) JIRA
6 2 (0.78%) Burp Suite
6 2 (0.78%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.39%) SonarQube
General
1 88 (34.11%) Finance
2 13 (5.04%) Banking
3 11 (4.26%) Games
4 6 (2.33%) Back Office
5 5 (1.94%) Legal
6 4 (1.55%) Law
7 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.78%) Marketing
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.39%) Retail
8 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (29.84%) Analyst
2 68 (26.36%) Security Analyst
3 45 (17.44%) Security Specialist
4 40 (15.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 39 (15.12%) Security Engineer
6 38 (14.73%) Information Analyst
6 38 (14.73%) Information Security Analyst
7 29 (11.24%) Consultant
7 29 (11.24%) Security Consultant
8 26 (10.08%) CloudOps Engineer
9 24 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
9 24 (9.30%) Senior Security Analyst
10 21 (8.14%) Senior Information Analyst
10 21 (8.14%) Senior Information Security Analyst
11 20 (7.75%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
11 20 (7.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 16 (6.20%) IT Consultant
12 16 (6.20%) IT Security Consultant
13 15 (5.81%) Network Security Specialist
13 15 (5.81%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (16.28%) Web Services
2 33 (12.79%) LAMP
2 33 (12.79%) Node.js
2 33 (12.79%) Spring
3 32 (12.40%) Akka
3 32 (12.40%) AngularJS
4 10 (3.88%) SailPoint
5 7 (2.71%) JSON
6 4 (1.55%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (1.55%) LDAP
6 4 (1.55%) RESTful
7 3 (1.16%) Middleware
8 2 (0.78%) SAML
9 1 (0.39%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.39%) Ajax
9 1 (0.39%) Django
9 1 (0.39%) HornetQ
9 1 (0.39%) Kafka
9 1 (0.39%) REST
9 1 (0.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (22.48%) Fintech
2 43 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 38 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (12.40%) Private Cloud
4 32 (12.40%) Public Cloud
5 28 (10.85%) Management Information System
6 26 (10.08%) PKI
6 26 (10.08%) Security Operations Centre
7 13 (5.04%) Data Centre
8 8 (3.10%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.94%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.55%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.16%) Cyber Defence
11 3 (1.16%) Cyberattack
12 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.39%) BYOD
13 1 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.39%) Mobile Payment
13 1 (0.39%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 49 (18.99%) Linux
2 33 (12.79%) Windows
3 20 (7.75%) Unix
3 20 (7.75%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.49%) Kali Linux
6 7 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.16%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.16%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.78%) CentOS
9 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (51.94%) Vulnerability Management
2 108 (41.86%) Cybersecurity
3 87 (33.72%) SIEM
4 84 (32.56%) Information Security
5 73 (28.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 72 (27.91%) Security Operations
7 53 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (19.77%) DevOps
9 50 (19.38%) Penetration Testing
10 40 (15.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 38 (14.73%) Patch Management
12 37 (14.34%) Configuration Management
13 36 (13.95%) E-Commerce
14 35 (13.57%) Data Loss Prevention
15 33 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
16 32 (12.40%) Auto-Scaling
16 32 (12.40%) Cloud Operations
16 32 (12.40%) Deployment Automation
16 32 (12.40%) Low Latency
17 28 (10.85%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (22.48%) Python
2 45 (17.44%) Ruby
3 34 (13.18%) Java
3 34 (13.18%) PHP
4 32 (12.40%) Scala
5 20 (7.75%) Bash Shell
6 11 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.49%) Perl
8 2 (0.78%) SQL
9 1 (0.39%) Go
9 1 (0.39%) Groovy
9 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 76 (29.46%) CISSP
2 48 (18.60%) CISM
3 47 (18.22%) CEH
4 34 (13.18%) CISA
5 30 (11.63%) SANS
6 28 (10.85%) GIAC
7 14 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (4.26%) GCIH
9 10 (3.88%) CRISC
9 10 (3.88%) OSCP
10 8 (3.10%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 8 (3.10%) A+ Certification
10 8 (3.10%) Security Cleared
11 7 (2.71%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
12 6 (2.33%) CREST Certified
12 6 (2.33%) SSCP
13 5 (1.94%) CCSP
13 5 (1.94%) Degree
13 5 (1.94%) RHCSA
14 4 (1.55%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (27.13%) PCI DSS
2 56 (21.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (8.91%) COBIT
4 11 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (3.88%) GDPR
6 5 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (1.55%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.78%) QA
9 1 (0.39%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.39%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.39%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 18 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.04%) Docker
3 11 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.10%) Snort
5 7 (2.71%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.71%) vSphere
6 1 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.39%) Gluster
6 1 (0.39%) iptables
6 1 (0.39%) KVM
Systems Management
1 118 (45.74%) Nessus
2 40 (15.50%) QRadar
3 39 (15.12%) Puppet
4 36 (13.95%) Ansible
5 35 (13.57%) Nagios
6 18 (6.98%) OpenVAS
7 17 (6.59%) Nmap
8 16 (6.20%) SCCM
9 15 (5.81%) McAfee ePO
10 14 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (3.88%) Nexpose
11 10 (3.88%) SCOM
12 8 (3.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 8 (3.10%) RSA enVision
12 8 (3.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 7 (2.71%) Core Impact
14 6 (2.33%) HP Fortify
14 6 (2.33%) Suricata
14 6 (2.33%) WebInspect
15 5 (1.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 98 (37.98%) Splunk
2 52 (20.16%) Microsoft
3 49 (18.99%) Cisco
4 46 (17.83%) McAfee
5 35 (13.57%) WorldPay
6 33 (12.79%) Oracle
7 32 (12.40%) AppDynamics
8 27 (10.47%) Foundstone
9 26 (10.08%) Juniper
10 24 (9.30%) CheckPoint
11 21 (8.14%) Palo Alto
12 20 (7.75%) Salesforce.com
13 19 (7.36%) VMware
14 18 (6.98%) CyberArk
15 17 (6.59%) Rapid7
16 15 (5.81%) ArcSight
16 15 (5.81%) SolarWinds
17 13 (5.04%) Red Hat
18 12 (4.65%) LogRhythm
18 12 (4.65%) Sophos