Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 804 1040 911
Rank change year-on-year +236 -129 +281
Permanent jobs citing Qualys 364 153 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.087% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.19% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 304 136 307
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 72,160 78,545 84,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.08% 44.52% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55,903 60,757 68,320
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £79,450 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Qualys in the UK

Qualys
Top 14 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 25 September 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 +181 312 £60,000 - 21
UK excluding London +208 209 £55,000 +4.76% 9
London +69 153 £65,000 +8.33% 12
East of England +91 66 £52,500 - 2
South East +48 60 £56,250 -2.60% 1
Scotland +33 45 £65,000 -
North of England +35 23 £56,000 +17.89% 2
Yorkshire +34 12 £55,000 +15.79% 2
North West +17 11 £62,500 +92.31%
Midlands - 6 £45,000 - 3
Wales - 5 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £45,000 - 2
South West - 4 £65,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 234 (64.29%) Vulnerability Management
2 213 (58.52%) SIEM
3 200 (54.95%) Cybersecurity
4 194 (53.30%) Splunk
5 189 (51.92%) Firewall
6 172 (47.25%) Security Operations
7 136 (37.36%) QRadar
8 125 (34.34%) Nessus
8 125 (34.34%) Network Security
9 123 (33.79%) Security Operations Centre
10 115 (31.59%) PKI
11 114 (31.32%) Information Security
12 109 (29.95%) Data Loss Prevention
13 103 (28.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 102 (28.02%) CISSP
15 96 (26.37%) Threat Management
16 69 (18.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 67 (18.41%) CEH
18 64 (17.58%) Finance
19 63 (17.31%) CISM
20 54 (14.84%) Windows
20 54 (14.84%) PCI DSS
21 48 (13.19%) ArcSight
21 48 (13.19%) Linux
22 46 (12.64%) Cisco
22 46 (12.64%) Penetration Testing
23 45 (12.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
24 44 (12.09%) Amazon AWS
24 44 (12.09%) CISA
25 43 (11.81%) ITIL

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 (1.92%) IIS
2 6 (1.65%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.10%) Apache
3 4 (1.10%) JBoss
3 4 (1.10%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (0.82%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.27%) Confluence
5 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 44 (12.09%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.40%) SaaS
3 13 (3.57%) OpenShift
4 10 (2.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 10 (2.75%) GitHub
5 8 (2.20%) Office 365
6 6 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.10%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.82%) OpenDNS
9 2 (0.55%) IaaS
9 2 (0.55%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.27%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 189 (51.92%) Firewall
2 125 (34.34%) Network Security
3 36 (9.89%) VPN
4 23 (6.32%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (5.77%) TCP/IP
6 19 (5.22%) IPsec
6 19 (5.22%) WAN
7 17 (4.67%) SSL
8 16 (4.40%) FTP
9 13 (3.57%) Wireshark
10 12 (3.30%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (3.02%) Cisco Firepower
11 11 (3.02%) DNS
12 10 (2.75%) VLAN
12 10 (2.75%) VoIP
13 9 (2.47%) HTTP
14 8 (2.20%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (2.20%) LAN
15 7 (1.92%) Wireless
16 5 (1.37%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (0.82%) Hazelcast
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 30 (8.24%) Metasploit
2 10 (2.75%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.75%) Maven
2 10 (2.75%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (0.55%) Burp Suite
3 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.55%) SonarQube
3 2 (0.55%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.27%) AppScan
4 1 (0.27%) JIRA
4 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
General
1 64 (17.58%) Finance
2 16 (4.40%) Retail
3 11 (3.02%) Banking
4 7 (1.92%) Games
5 5 (1.37%) Law
5 5 (1.37%) Legal
5 5 (1.37%) Welsh Language
6 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.82%) International Banking
8 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.55%) Military
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 121 (33.24%) Analyst
2 105 (28.85%) Consultant
3 103 (28.30%) Security Consultant
4 78 (21.43%) Security Analyst
5 68 (18.68%) IT Consultant
5 68 (18.68%) IT Security Consultant
6 42 (11.54%) Senior Consultant
6 42 (11.54%) Senior Security Consultant
7 37 (10.16%) Senior IT Consultant
7 37 (10.16%) Senior IT Security Consultant
8 30 (8.24%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 30 (8.24%) Security Engineer
9 29 (7.97%) Managing Consultant
10 28 (7.69%) Information Analyst
10 28 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
11 25 (6.87%) Senior Analyst
11 25 (6.87%) Senior Security Analyst
12 22 (6.04%) IT Analyst
12 22 (6.04%) IT Security Analyst
12 22 (6.04%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.77%) SailPoint
2 14 (3.85%) Web Services
3 10 (2.75%) Akka
3 10 (2.75%) AngularJS
3 10 (2.75%) LAMP
3 10 (2.75%) Node.js
3 10 (2.75%) Spring
4 5 (1.37%) .NET
4 5 (1.37%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (1.37%) SAML
5 4 (1.10%) Middleware
5 4 (1.10%) Regular Expression
6 3 (0.82%) JMS
6 3 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.82%) Spring Boot
7 2 (0.55%) REST
8 1 (0.27%) Ajax
8 1 (0.27%) JSON
8 1 (0.27%) LDAP
8 1 (0.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 123 (33.79%) Security Operations Centre
2 115 (31.59%) PKI
3 103 (28.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 37 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (7.97%) Management Information System
6 17 (4.67%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (3.57%) Cyber Defence
7 13 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
8 12 (3.30%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 12 (3.30%) Fintech
9 10 (2.75%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.75%) Private Cloud
9 10 (2.75%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.65%) Analytical Mindset
11 4 (1.10%) BYOD
11 4 (1.10%) Cyberattack
11 4 (1.10%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.82%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 54 (14.84%) Windows
2 48 (13.19%) Linux
3 28 (7.69%) Kali Linux
4 18 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (4.67%) Windows 7
6 14 (3.85%) Windows 10
7 13 (3.57%) Windows Server
8 11 (3.02%) Unix
9 7 (1.92%) VMS
10 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.55%) CentOS
11 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.55%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.27%) Debian
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (64.29%) Vulnerability Management
2 213 (58.52%) SIEM
3 200 (54.95%) Cybersecurity
4 172 (47.25%) Security Operations
5 114 (31.32%) Information Security
6 109 (29.95%) Data Loss Prevention
7 96 (26.37%) Threat Management
8 46 (12.64%) Penetration Testing
9 45 (12.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 43 (11.81%) ITIL
11 42 (11.54%) Incident Management
12 41 (11.26%) Security Monitoring
13 38 (10.44%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (9.62%) Security Management
15 34 (9.34%) Privileged Access Management
15 34 (9.34%) Risk Management
16 33 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
17 30 (8.24%) Analytics
18 29 (7.97%) Threat Intelligence
19 26 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (9.34%) Python
2 21 (5.77%) PHP
3 20 (5.49%) Ruby
4 14 (3.85%) Java
5 10 (2.75%) Go
5 10 (2.75%) Perl
5 10 (2.75%) Scala
6 9 (2.47%) Bash Shell
6 9 (2.47%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.82%) C
7 3 (0.82%) SQL
8 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 102 (28.02%) CISSP
2 67 (18.41%) CEH
3 63 (17.31%) CISM
4 44 (12.09%) CISA
5 41 (11.26%) GIAC
6 39 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (9.34%) SANS
8 25 (6.87%) CCNA
9 23 (6.32%) GCIH
10 21 (5.77%) Degree
11 16 (4.40%) OSCP
12 15 (4.12%) GSEC
13 14 (3.85%) SSCP
14 13 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
15 12 (3.30%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 12 (3.30%) CCSP
15 12 (3.30%) GCFA
15 12 (3.30%) GCFE
15 12 (3.30%) GCIA
15 12 (3.30%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (18.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 54 (14.84%) PCI DSS
3 26 (7.14%) COBIT
4 24 (6.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.10%) GDPR
5 4 (1.10%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.55%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.55%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.55%) ISO 31000
7 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.27%) QA
8 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (3.02%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.92%) ProxySG
4 6 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.10%) Docker
5 4 (1.10%) KVM
6 3 (0.82%) Snort
6 3 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 136 (37.36%) QRadar
2 125 (34.34%) Nessus
3 36 (9.89%) Nmap
4 33 (9.07%) OpenVAS
5 27 (7.42%) Nexpose
6 21 (5.77%) Core Impact
7 16 (4.40%) RSA Security Analytics
8 15 (4.12%) Ansible
9 12 (3.30%) Puppet
9 12 (3.30%) Stealthwatch
10 11 (3.02%) Nagios
11 9 (2.47%) McAfee ePO
12 7 (1.92%) SCCM
13 5 (1.37%) CASB
13 5 (1.37%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (1.37%) OSSEC
13 5 (1.37%) SCOM
14 4 (1.10%) Kubernetes
14 4 (1.10%) WSUS
15 3 (0.82%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 194 (53.30%) Splunk
2 48 (13.19%) ArcSight
3 46 (12.64%) Cisco
4 36 (9.89%) LogRhythm
5 35 (9.62%) McAfee
5 35 (9.62%) SolarWinds
6 34 (9.34%) CheckPoint
7 30 (8.24%) CyberArk
7 30 (8.24%) Rapid7
8 29 (7.97%) AlienVault
9 28 (7.69%) Aveksa
10 25 (6.87%) Dell
11 24 (6.59%) LogLogic
11 24 (6.59%) TIBCO
12 21 (5.77%) Bomgar
13 20 (5.49%) Microsoft
14 19 (5.22%) Netsparker
15 17 (4.67%) Palo Alto
16 15 (4.12%) Oracle
16 15 (4.12%) WorldPay