Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1017 943 1084
Rank change year-on-year -74 +141 +153
Permanent jobs citing Qualys 150 237 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.086% 0.14% 0.095%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.31% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 114 204 152
UK median annual salary £59,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.38% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £42,500 £34,125 £33,775
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +16.67%

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 77,411 76,298 94,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.63% 43.71% 45.48%
Number of salaries quoted 60,810 61,377 77,695
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £74,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 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 -74 142 £58,000 +10.48% 22
London -9 103 £60,000 -7.69% 17
UK excluding London -87 42 £50,000 +5.26% 6
East of England +20 13 - - 2
Yorkshire +36 12 £45,000 +12.50%
North of England -7 12 £45,000 +2.86% 1
South East -54 12 £58,000 +5.45% 1
Wales - 2 - -
South West -5 1 £49,000 +15.29%
West Midlands -14 1 - - 1
Midlands -22 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 £70,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 79 (52.67%) Information Security
2 78 (52.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 73 (48.67%) Splunk
4 71 (47.33%) CISSP
5 67 (44.67%) Nessus
5 67 (44.67%) SIEM
6 55 (36.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 51 (34.00%) Linux
8 50 (33.33%) Python
9 49 (32.67%) Firewall
10 46 (30.67%) Cisco
11 45 (30.00%) Microsoft
12 44 (29.33%) Finance
13 43 (28.67%) Amazon AWS
13 43 (28.67%) Cybersecurity
14 42 (28.00%) Penetration Testing
15 41 (27.33%) Security Operations
16 39 (26.00%) TCP/IP
16 39 (26.00%) WAN
17 37 (24.67%) DevOps
18 36 (24.00%) Palo Alto
18 36 (24.00%) Incident Management
19 35 (23.33%) CISM
20 34 (22.67%) Ruby
21 32 (21.33%) McAfee
21 32 (21.33%) Management Information System
21 32 (21.33%) Web Services
22 31 (20.67%) Windows
22 31 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
22 31 (20.67%) Network Security

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 8 (5.33%) IIS
1 8 (5.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.00%) Apache
3 5 (3.33%) Confluence
4 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.33%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.67%) JBoss
7 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.67%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 43 (28.67%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (15.33%) GitHub
4 22 (14.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 22 (14.67%) OpenShift
5 15 (10.00%) Office 365
6 10 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.67%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (2.00%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.67%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.67%) IaaS
9 1 (0.67%) PaaS
9 1 (0.67%) SaaS
9 1 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (32.67%) Firewall
2 39 (26.00%) TCP/IP
2 39 (26.00%) WAN
3 31 (20.67%) Network Security
4 29 (19.33%) VPN
5 28 (18.67%) HTTP
6 18 (12.00%) DNS
6 18 (12.00%) SMTP
6 18 (12.00%) SSH
7 17 (11.33%) VoIP
8 16 (10.67%) IPsec
9 15 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 15 (10.00%) LAN
9 15 (10.00%) SSL
10 14 (9.33%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (9.33%) Wireless
11 12 (8.00%) Internet
12 10 (6.67%) DWDM
12 10 (6.67%) HTTPS
12 10 (6.67%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.00%) InterBase
5 2 (1.33%) MySQL
5 2 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.67%) Big Data
6 1 (0.67%) Flink
6 1 (0.67%) Infinispan
6 1 (0.67%) Ingres
6 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (14.67%) Jenkins
1 22 (14.67%) Maven
1 22 (14.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (3.33%) JIRA
3 4 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.67%) TeamCity
3 4 (2.67%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.33%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.67%) AppScan
5 1 (0.67%) Burp Suite
General
1 44 (29.33%) Finance
2 23 (15.33%) Banking
3 9 (6.00%) Legal
4 4 (2.67%) Digital Economy
5 3 (2.00%) Games
5 3 (2.00%) International Banking
5 3 (2.00%) Law
6 2 (1.33%) Publishing
7 1 (0.67%) Advertising
7 1 (0.67%) Back Office
7 1 (0.67%) Electronics
7 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (37.33%) Analyst
2 47 (31.33%) Security Analyst
3 30 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 22 (14.67%) CloudOps Engineer
5 21 (14.00%) Information Analyst
5 21 (14.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 20 (13.33%) Security Engineer
7 19 (12.67%) Senior Analyst
7 19 (12.67%) Senior Security Analyst
8 15 (10.00%) Security Specialist
9 13 (8.67%) Security Manager
10 12 (8.00%) Information Security Engineer
11 11 (7.33%) Banking Analyst
12 10 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
12 10 (6.67%) Network Specialist
12 10 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
12 10 (6.67%) Security Operations Analyst
12 10 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
13 9 (6.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
13 9 (6.00%) SOC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.33%) Web Services
2 24 (16.00%) LAMP
3 23 (15.33%) Node.js
3 23 (15.33%) Spring
4 22 (14.67%) Akka
4 22 (14.67%) AngularJS
5 8 (5.33%) SailPoint
6 6 (4.00%) JSON
7 3 (2.00%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (1.33%) .NET
8 2 (1.33%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (1.33%) Regular Expression
8 2 (1.33%) RESTful
9 1 (0.67%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.67%) HornetQ
9 1 (0.67%) Kafka
9 1 (0.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.33%) Management Information System
2 24 (16.00%) Fintech
3 22 (14.67%) Private Cloud
3 22 (14.67%) Public Cloud
4 10 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 10 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.67%) PKI
6 3 (2.00%) BYOD
6 3 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.33%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.67%) Clustering
8 1 (0.67%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (34.00%) Linux
2 31 (20.67%) Windows
3 20 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.67%) Unix
4 10 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.67%) CentOS
7 4 (2.67%) Kali Linux
7 4 (2.67%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.67%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (52.67%) Information Security
2 78 (52.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 67 (44.67%) SIEM
4 55 (36.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 43 (28.67%) Cybersecurity
6 42 (28.00%) Penetration Testing
7 41 (27.33%) Security Operations
8 37 (24.67%) DevOps
9 36 (24.00%) Incident Management
10 31 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 24 (16.00%) Security Monitoring
12 24 (16.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 23 (15.33%) Auto-Scaling
13 23 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (14.67%) Cloud Operations
14 22 (14.67%) E-Commerce
14 22 (14.67%) Low Latency
15 19 (12.67%) ITIL
15 19 (12.67%) Privileged Access Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (33.33%) Python
2 34 (22.67%) Ruby
3 24 (16.00%) Java
3 24 (16.00%) PHP
4 22 (14.67%) PowerShell
4 22 (14.67%) Scala
5 12 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 11 (7.33%) Perl
7 8 (5.33%) SQL
8 2 (1.33%) Bourne shell
8 2 (1.33%) Korn
9 1 (0.67%) Groovy
9 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 71 (47.33%) CISSP
2 35 (23.33%) CISM
3 27 (18.00%) CISA
4 25 (16.67%) GIAC
5 22 (14.67%) CEH
6 14 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (9.33%) Degree
7 12 (8.00%) SANS
8 11 (7.33%) GISF
8 11 (7.33%) GSEC
9 8 (5.33%) CCNA
9 8 (5.33%) Security Cleared
10 7 (4.67%) A+ Certification
10 7 (4.67%) CCNP
10 7 (4.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
11 5 (3.33%) CCSE
12 4 (2.67%) AWS Certification
12 4 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (2.67%) RHCE
13 3 (2.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 24 (16.00%) PCI DSS
2 17 (11.33%) COBIT
3 6 (4.00%) GDPR
4 5 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (2.67%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.33%) QA
7 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.67%) Hyper-V
2 13 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.33%) Docker
4 7 (4.67%) Snort
5 6 (4.00%) vSphere
6 3 (2.00%) KVM
6 3 (2.00%) vCloud
6 3 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.67%) Gluster
7 1 (0.67%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.67%) iptables
7 1 (0.67%) pfSense
7 1 (0.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 67 (44.67%) Nessus
2 31 (20.67%) McAfee ePO
3 30 (20.00%) SCCM
4 27 (18.00%) Nagios
4 27 (18.00%) Puppet
5 26 (17.33%) Ansible
6 21 (14.00%) OpenVAS
7 14 (9.33%) QRadar
8 13 (8.67%) SCOM
9 12 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (6.67%) Nmap
10 10 (6.67%) WSUS
11 8 (5.33%) Core Impact
11 8 (5.33%) Nexpose
11 8 (5.33%) PowerBroker
11 8 (5.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 8 (5.33%) RSA Security Analytics
12 7 (4.67%) Backup Exec
12 7 (4.67%) RSA enVision
12 7 (4.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 73 (48.67%) Splunk
2 46 (30.67%) Cisco
3 45 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 36 (24.00%) Palo Alto
5 32 (21.33%) McAfee
6 23 (15.33%) Oracle
7 22 (14.67%) AppDynamics
7 22 (14.67%) WorldPay
8 21 (14.00%) CyberArk
9 19 (12.67%) Juniper
9 19 (12.67%) SolarWinds
10 18 (12.00%) CheckPoint
10 18 (12.00%) Symantec
11 16 (10.67%) ArcSight
11 16 (10.67%) Sophos
11 16 (10.67%) VMware
12 11 (7.33%) Acunetix
12 11 (7.33%) Red Hat
13 10 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (6.00%) AlienVault