Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 851 1064 928
Rank change year-on-year +213 -136 +219
Permanent jobs citing Qualys 286 130 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.073% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.16% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 220 110 273
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +3.40%
10th Percentile £36,125 £44,950 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,750 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +8.25% -3.00%

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 68,311 79,191 81,289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.67% 44.36% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 52,735 61,283 65,565
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +189 263 £57,500 -4.17% 32
UK excluding London +163 145 £55,000 +4.76% 5
London +130 136 £62,500 +4.17% 27
East of England +72 52 £35,000 -
South East +47 40 £55,000 -4.76% 2
North of England +30 22 £62,500 +38.89% 2
Scotland +19 18 £65,000 -
Yorkshire +36 11 £55,000 +22.22%
North West - 11 £62,500 - 1
Midlands +37 9 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands +36 5 £45,000 - 1
South West +10 4 £65,000 +32.65%
East Midlands - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 185 (64.69%) SIEM
2 158 (55.24%) Vulnerability Management
3 148 (51.75%) Cybersecurity
4 144 (50.35%) Firewall
5 140 (48.95%) Security Operations
6 132 (46.15%) Splunk
7 126 (44.06%) Information Security
8 115 (40.21%) Nessus
9 86 (30.07%) CISSP
10 83 (29.02%) Security Operations Centre
11 79 (27.62%) QRadar
12 75 (26.22%) Network Security
13 73 (25.52%) Data Loss Prevention
14 67 (23.43%) Risk Management
14 67 (23.43%) PKI
15 61 (21.33%) CEH
16 58 (20.28%) Problem-Solving
17 57 (19.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 56 (19.58%) Analytical Skills
18 56 (19.58%) Windows
19 54 (18.88%) CheckPoint
20 52 (18.18%) Cisco
21 51 (17.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 51 (17.83%) Penetration Testing
22 48 (16.78%) Cisco Certification
22 48 (16.78%) Linux
23 47 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
24 46 (16.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
25 45 (15.73%) Finance
26 43 (15.03%) Symantec

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 7 (2.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.05%) IIS
3 3 (1.05%) JBoss
3 3 (1.05%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (1.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (1.05%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.05%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.70%) Apache
4 2 (0.70%) Confluence
4 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (3.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 47 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.90%) Office 365
4 11 (3.85%) SaaS
5 9 (3.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (2.80%) Mimecast
7 7 (2.45%) OpenDNS
8 6 (2.10%) OpenShift
9 5 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (1.40%) Dropbox
10 4 (1.40%) OneDrive
11 3 (1.05%) GitHub
12 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 144 (50.35%) Firewall
2 75 (26.22%) Network Security
3 37 (12.94%) Wireshark
4 27 (9.44%) VPN
5 26 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 15 (5.24%) IPsec
7 14 (4.90%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (4.90%) TCP/IP
8 13 (4.55%) SSL
9 12 (4.20%) FTP
10 9 (3.15%) DNS
10 9 (3.15%) WAN
11 8 (2.80%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (2.80%) Sourcefire
11 8 (2.80%) VoIP
12 7 (2.45%) Cisco Firepower
12 7 (2.45%) Cisco ISE
12 7 (2.45%) VLAN
12 7 (2.45%) Wireless
13 6 (2.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (1.05%) Hazelcast
1 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database
1 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (0.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 38 (13.29%) Metasploit
2 13 (4.55%) JIRA
3 11 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.75%) Burp Suite
4 5 (1.75%) Maven
4 5 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.70%) AppScan
6 1 (0.35%) Ant
6 1 (0.35%) Axure RP
General
1 45 (15.73%) Finance
2 42 (14.69%) Retail
3 14 (4.90%) Banking
4 7 (2.45%) Law
4 7 (2.45%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.10%) Legal
6 5 (1.75%) Marketing
7 4 (1.40%) International Banking
8 2 (0.70%) Electronics
8 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 93 (32.52%) Analyst
2 53 (18.53%) Consultant
3 51 (17.83%) Security Engineer
4 50 (17.48%) Security Analyst
5 49 (17.13%) Security Consultant
6 28 (9.79%) IT Consultant
6 28 (9.79%) IT Security Consultant
7 25 (8.74%) Security Manager
8 21 (7.34%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 21 (7.34%) Senior Consultant
8 21 (7.34%) Senior Security Consultant
9 20 (6.99%) Operations Engineer
10 18 (6.29%) Information Analyst
10 18 (6.29%) Information Security Analyst
11 17 (5.94%) Vulnerability Analyst
12 16 (5.59%) Operations Manager
12 16 (5.59%) Senior IT Consultant
12 16 (5.59%) Senior IT Security Consultant
13 15 (5.24%) IT Analyst
13 15 (5.24%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.90%) Web Services
2 11 (3.85%) .NET
3 8 (2.80%) SailPoint
4 5 (1.75%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (1.75%) LAMP
4 5 (1.75%) Regular Expression
4 5 (1.75%) REST
5 3 (1.05%) Akka
5 3 (1.05%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.05%) JMS
5 3 (1.05%) Middleware
5 3 (1.05%) Node.js
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.05%) Spring
5 3 (1.05%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.35%) OAuth
6 1 (0.35%) OpenID
6 1 (0.35%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 83 (29.02%) Security Operations Centre
2 67 (23.43%) PKI
3 56 (19.58%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (16.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 37 (12.94%) Management Information System
6 31 (10.84%) Self-Motivation
7 27 (9.44%) Cyber Defence
8 24 (8.39%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 24 (8.39%) Cyberthreat
9 13 (4.55%) Data Centre
10 12 (4.20%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (2.10%) Analytical Mindset
12 5 (1.75%) BYOD
12 5 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.75%) Fintech
12 5 (1.75%) Public Cloud
13 3 (1.05%) Cyberattack
13 3 (1.05%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
14 1 (0.35%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 56 (19.58%) Windows
2 48 (16.78%) Linux
3 29 (10.14%) Kali Linux
4 12 (4.20%) Unix
4 12 (4.20%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.15%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.10%) VMS
9 5 (1.75%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.35%) CentOS
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (64.69%) SIEM
2 158 (55.24%) Vulnerability Management
3 148 (51.75%) Cybersecurity
4 140 (48.95%) Security Operations
5 126 (44.06%) Information Security
6 73 (25.52%) Data Loss Prevention
7 67 (23.43%) Risk Management
8 58 (20.28%) Problem-Solving
9 57 (19.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 51 (17.83%) Penetration Testing
11 43 (15.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 42 (14.69%) Threat Management
13 41 (14.34%) Security Management
14 38 (13.29%) DevOps
14 38 (13.29%) Incident Management
15 34 (11.89%) Identity Access Management
15 34 (11.89%) Threat Intelligence
16 33 (11.54%) Analytics
17 32 (11.19%) ITIL
18 31 (10.84%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 36 (12.59%) Python
2 23 (8.04%) PowerShell
3 19 (6.64%) SQL
4 17 (5.94%) PHP
4 17 (5.94%) Ruby
5 13 (4.55%) Java
6 12 (4.20%) Go
6 12 (4.20%) Perl
7 9 (3.15%) C
7 9 (3.15%) C#
7 9 (3.15%) C++
7 9 (3.15%) VB
8 4 (1.40%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.05%) Scala
10 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 86 (30.07%) CISSP
2 61 (21.33%) CEH
3 48 (16.78%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (13.99%) CCNA
5 37 (12.94%) GCIH
5 37 (12.94%) SANS
6 34 (11.89%) CISM
7 32 (11.19%) GIAC
8 31 (10.84%) GCIA
9 29 (10.14%) CISA
10 27 (9.44%) GSEC
11 24 (8.39%) GCFA
11 24 (8.39%) GCFE
11 24 (8.39%) GREM
12 19 (6.64%) Degree
13 14 (4.90%) CompTIA Security+
13 14 (4.90%) SSCP
14 12 (4.20%) CSSLP
15 7 (2.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 7 (2.45%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (17.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (12.59%) PCI DSS
3 12 (4.20%) GDPR
4 11 (3.85%) COBIT
4 11 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.10%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (1.40%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 24 (8.39%) Snort
2 15 (5.24%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.15%) Docker
4 6 (2.10%) ProxySG
5 5 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.75%) KVM
5 5 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 115 (40.21%) Nessus
2 79 (27.62%) QRadar
3 24 (8.39%) Nmap
3 24 (8.39%) RSA Security Analytics
3 24 (8.39%) Stealthwatch
4 19 (6.64%) Nexpose
4 19 (6.64%) OpenVAS
5 11 (3.85%) Puppet
6 10 (3.50%) McAfee ePO
7 9 (3.15%) EnCase
7 9 (3.15%) FTK
7 9 (3.15%) Kubernetes
7 9 (3.15%) Suricata
8 8 (2.80%) Ansible
9 7 (2.45%) Core Impact
9 7 (2.45%) Nagios
9 7 (2.45%) SCCM
10 6 (2.10%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (2.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 132 (46.15%) Splunk
2 54 (18.88%) CheckPoint
3 52 (18.18%) Cisco
4 43 (15.03%) McAfee
4 43 (15.03%) Symantec
5 41 (14.34%) ArcSight
6 36 (12.59%) LogRhythm
7 34 (11.89%) CyberArk
7 34 (11.89%) Rapid7
8 27 (9.44%) Palo Alto
9 26 (9.09%) Trend Micro
10 21 (7.34%) AlienVault
11 19 (6.64%) F5
11 19 (6.64%) SolarWinds
12 17 (5.94%) Dell
12 17 (5.94%) IBM
12 17 (5.94%) LogLogic
12 17 (5.94%) Microsoft
12 17 (5.94%) TIBCO
13 16 (5.59%) Bomgar