Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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 Qualys, Inc.

Qualys
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1062 902 1156
Rank change year-on-year -160 +254 +113
Permanent jobs citing Qualys 127 323 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.17% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.39% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 115 285 120
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £40,500 £35,000 £35,975
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.40% -3.00% +14.94%

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 80053 82031 99991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.53% 43.85% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61918 66235 81408
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%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Qualys in the UK

Qualys
Top 12 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 20 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 -145 124 £60,000 +4.35% 11
London -55 97 £62,000 -4.62% 6
UK excluding London -109 29 £55,000 +13.40% 7
South East -50 20 £58,000 +5.45% 1
North of England -3 3 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Yorkshire +8 2 £47,500 +18.75% 1
East of England -4 2 - - 2
Scotland - 2 - -
South West +10 1 £49,000 +8.89%
North West -9 1 £32,500 -55.17%
West Midlands -11 1 - - 1
Midlands -17 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Qualys 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 Qualys.

1 81 (63.78%) Information Security
2 72 (56.69%) SIEM
3 71 (55.91%) CISSP
4 64 (50.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 63 (49.61%) Nessus
6 60 (47.24%) Splunk
7 58 (45.67%) Linux
8 56 (44.09%) Vulnerability Management
9 52 (40.94%) Firewall
10 46 (36.22%) Cisco
10 46 (36.22%) Palo Alto
11 45 (35.43%) Finance
12 44 (34.65%) CISM
13 37 (29.13%) McAfee
13 37 (29.13%) GIAC
14 35 (27.56%) Microsoft
15 34 (26.77%) Cybersecurity
15 34 (26.77%) McAfee ePO
16 33 (25.98%) Symantec
16 33 (25.98%) Penetration Testing
17 32 (25.20%) Incident Management
17 32 (25.20%) SCCM
17 32 (25.20%) ITIL
18 31 (24.41%) Windows
18 31 (24.41%) CyberArk
19 30 (23.62%) Security Operations
19 30 (23.62%) SolarWinds
19 30 (23.62%) ArcSight
20 29 (22.83%) VPN
20 29 (22.83%) CISA

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 14 (11.02%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.30%) IIS
3 7 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (3.94%) Apache
5 4 (3.15%) Confluence
6 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.36%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.57%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.79%) JBoss
8 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.75%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (14.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.45%) Mimecast
3 12 (9.45%) Office 365
4 7 (5.51%) OneDrive
4 7 (5.51%) OpenDNS
5 3 (2.36%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.36%) GitHub
6 2 (1.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.57%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.79%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.79%) IaaS
7 1 (0.79%) PaaS
7 1 (0.79%) SaaS
7 1 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (40.94%) Firewall
2 29 (22.83%) Network Security
2 29 (22.83%) VPN
3 22 (17.32%) WAN
4 21 (16.54%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (15.75%) SSL
6 16 (12.60%) TCP/IP
7 14 (11.02%) LAN
8 13 (10.24%) IPsec
9 12 (9.45%) VoIP
10 11 (8.66%) DHCP
10 11 (8.66%) DNS
11 10 (7.87%) Internet
11 10 (7.87%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (7.09%) Cisco PIX
12 9 (7.09%) DMVPN
12 9 (7.09%) FWSM
12 9 (7.09%) HTTP
12 9 (7.09%) SMTP
12 9 (7.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (2.36%) InterBase
2 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
2 3 (2.36%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.57%) MySQL
3 2 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.79%) Big Data
4 1 (0.79%) Flink
4 1 (0.79%) Infinispan
4 1 (0.79%) Ingres
4 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Metasploit
2 4 (3.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.15%) JIRA
2 4 (3.15%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.36%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.57%) Maven
4 2 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.79%) AppScan
5 1 (0.79%) Burp Suite
General
1 45 (35.43%) Finance
2 28 (22.05%) Banking
3 10 (7.87%) Legal
4 9 (7.09%) Digital Economy
5 3 (2.36%) Games
5 3 (2.36%) International Banking
5 3 (2.36%) Law
6 2 (1.57%) Publishing
6 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) Electronics
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (36.22%) Analyst
2 37 (29.13%) Security Analyst
3 19 (14.96%) Security Manager
4 16 (12.60%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (12.60%) Senior Security Analyst
5 15 (11.81%) Finance Manager
5 15 (11.81%) Information Manager
5 15 (11.81%) Information Security Manager
6 14 (11.02%) Technical Manager
7 12 (9.45%) Security Engineer
8 11 (8.66%) Consultant
9 10 (7.87%) Information Analyst
9 10 (7.87%) Information Security Analyst
9 10 (7.87%) Security Consultant
9 10 (7.87%) Senior Consultant
10 9 (7.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (7.09%) Senior Security Consultant
10 9 (7.09%) SIEM Consultant
10 9 (7.09%) Splunk Consultant
11 8 (6.30%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.60%) SailPoint
2 11 (8.66%) Web Services
3 4 (3.15%) LAMP
4 3 (2.36%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (2.36%) JSON
4 3 (2.36%) Node.js
4 3 (2.36%) Spring
5 2 (1.57%) .NET
5 2 (1.57%) Akka
5 2 (1.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.57%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (1.57%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.79%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.79%) HornetQ
6 1 (0.79%) Kafka
6 1 (0.79%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.32%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.72%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (4.72%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.36%) BYOD
6 2 (1.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.57%) Fintech
6 2 (1.57%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.57%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.79%) PKI
7 1 (0.79%) Replication
7 1 (0.79%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 58 (45.67%) Linux
2 31 (24.41%) Windows
3 14 (11.02%) Windows Server
4 12 (9.45%) Windows 10
5 10 (7.87%) Kali Linux
6 8 (6.30%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.51%) VMS
8 6 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.72%) Unix
8 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.36%) CentOS
9 3 (2.36%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.36%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.79%) Android
10 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (63.78%) Information Security
2 72 (56.69%) SIEM
3 64 (50.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 56 (44.09%) Vulnerability Management
5 34 (26.77%) Cybersecurity
6 33 (25.98%) Penetration Testing
7 32 (25.20%) Incident Management
7 32 (25.20%) ITIL
8 30 (23.62%) Security Operations
9 27 (21.26%) Analytics
9 27 (21.26%) Security Monitoring
10 24 (18.90%) Privileged Access Management
11 19 (14.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 18 (14.17%) Security Architecture
13 16 (12.60%) Performance Management
14 14 (11.02%) Forensic Analysis
15 13 (10.24%) Configuration Management
15 13 (10.24%) Network Management
15 13 (10.24%) Open Source
15 13 (10.24%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.47%) PowerShell
2 20 (15.75%) Python
3 9 (7.09%) Ruby
4 8 (6.30%) Perl
4 8 (6.30%) SQL
5 7 (5.51%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.15%) Java
6 4 (3.15%) PHP
7 2 (1.57%) Bourne shell
7 2 (1.57%) Korn
7 2 (1.57%) Scala
7 2 (1.57%) VB
8 1 (0.79%) Groovy
8 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 71 (55.91%) CISSP
2 44 (34.65%) CISM
3 37 (29.13%) GIAC
4 29 (22.83%) CISA
5 26 (20.47%) GSEC
6 23 (18.11%) CEH
7 22 (17.32%) Degree
8 20 (15.75%) GISF
9 16 (12.60%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (7.87%) CCNA
11 8 (6.30%) CCNP
11 8 (6.30%) SANS
12 6 (4.72%) CCSE
12 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
13 5 (3.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (3.15%) A+ Certification
14 4 (3.15%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
14 4 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (3.15%) RHCE
14 4 (3.15%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (13.39%) PCI DSS
3 9 (7.09%) COBIT
4 5 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.57%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.57%) GDPR
6 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.79%) QA
6 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (13.39%) Hyper-V
1 17 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.81%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.09%) Snort
4 6 (4.72%) Docker
5 3 (2.36%) KVM
5 3 (2.36%) vCloud
5 3 (2.36%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (2.36%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.36%) vSphere
6 2 (1.57%) pfSense
7 1 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.79%) Gluster
7 1 (0.79%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.79%) iptables
7 1 (0.79%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 63 (49.61%) Nessus
2 34 (26.77%) McAfee ePO
3 32 (25.20%) SCCM
4 25 (19.69%) OpenVAS
5 22 (17.32%) Nexpose
6 19 (14.96%) QRadar
6 19 (14.96%) WSUS
7 18 (14.17%) Nmap
8 16 (12.60%) Core Impact
8 16 (12.60%) PowerBroker
8 16 (12.60%) RSA Security Analytics
9 9 (7.09%) Suricata
10 8 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (6.30%) SCOM
11 6 (4.72%) Ansible
11 6 (4.72%) Backup Exec
11 6 (4.72%) EnCase
11 6 (4.72%) Nagios
11 6 (4.72%) Puppet
12 5 (3.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 60 (47.24%) Splunk
2 46 (36.22%) Cisco
2 46 (36.22%) Palo Alto
3 37 (29.13%) McAfee
4 35 (27.56%) Microsoft
5 33 (25.98%) Symantec
6 31 (24.41%) CyberArk
7 30 (23.62%) ArcSight
7 30 (23.62%) SolarWinds
8 25 (19.69%) LogRhythm
9 24 (18.90%) AlienVault
10 20 (15.75%) VMware
11 17 (13.39%) Sophos
12 16 (12.60%) Aveksa
12 16 (12.60%) Bomgar
13 11 (8.66%) CheckPoint
14 10 (7.87%) HP
14 10 (7.87%) Meraki
15 9 (7.09%) NetWitness
15 9 (7.09%) Rapid7