Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 826 1061 975
Rank change year-on-year +235 -86 +279
Permanent jobs citing Qualys 360 150 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.085% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.19% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 292 124 276
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -9.52% +10.53%

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 76,935 78,838 91,420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.94% 44.46% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 59,968 62,185 74,437
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £74,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,714 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.70% +1.20% +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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +191 312 £57,500 -4.17% 25
UK excluding London +177 213 £55,000 +15.79% 11
London +45 145 £67,500 +12.50% 14
South East +49 67 £55,000 -4.35% 1
East of England +59 58 £52,500 - 5
Scotland +19 39 £65,000 -
North of England +37 32 £53,000 +11.58% 4
Yorkshire +37 20 £50,000 +5.26% 3
North West +33 12 £62,500 +65.58%
West Midlands +24 8 £45,000 -5.26%
Midlands +6 8 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Wales - 7 £60,000 -
South West +2 2 £55,000 +15.79%

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 231 (64.17%) Vulnerability Management
2 191 (53.06%) Cybersecurity
3 166 (46.11%) SIEM
3 166 (46.11%) Firewall
4 164 (45.56%) Splunk
5 150 (41.67%) Security Operations
6 143 (39.72%) Nessus
7 115 (31.94%) QRadar
8 108 (30.00%) Network Security
9 106 (29.44%) Finance
10 99 (27.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 96 (26.67%) CISSP
11 96 (26.67%) Information Security
12 94 (26.11%) Security Operations Centre
13 89 (24.72%) Data Loss Prevention
14 88 (24.44%) PKI
14 88 (24.44%) Threat Management
15 86 (23.89%) PCI DSS
16 73 (20.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 69 (19.17%) CISM
18 62 (17.22%) CEH
19 53 (14.72%) CISA
20 50 (13.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
21 48 (13.33%) McAfee
22 47 (13.06%) VPN
22 47 (13.06%) Linux
23 46 (12.78%) Amazon AWS
24 45 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
25 44 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
26 43 (11.94%) GIAC

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 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.67%) Apache
2 6 (1.67%) JBoss
2 6 (1.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.39%) IIS
4 2 (0.56%) Confluence
4 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.78%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 46 (12.78%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.72%) SaaS
4 15 (4.17%) Office 365
4 15 (4.17%) OpenShift
5 14 (3.89%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (3.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 13 (3.61%) GitHub
7 6 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.11%) IaaS
9 2 (0.56%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.56%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.28%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 166 (46.11%) Firewall
2 108 (30.00%) Network Security
3 47 (13.06%) VPN
4 31 (8.61%) TCP/IP
5 30 (8.33%) WAN
6 25 (6.94%) IPsec
7 22 (6.11%) VLAN
8 20 (5.56%) Wireless
9 19 (5.28%) DNS
10 18 (5.00%) VoIP
11 16 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (4.44%) HTTP
11 16 (4.44%) SSL
12 13 (3.61%) DWDM
12 13 (3.61%) FTP
12 13 (3.61%) HTTPS
12 13 (3.61%) LAN
12 13 (3.61%) VPLS
12 13 (3.61%) Wireless Security
13 10 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (0.56%) Hazelcast
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (5.56%) Metasploit
2 13 (3.61%) Jenkins
2 13 (3.61%) Maven
2 13 (3.61%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (1.39%) AppScan
4 4 (1.11%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.11%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.56%) Burp Suite
5 2 (0.56%) JIRA
5 2 (0.56%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.56%) Vagrant
General
1 106 (29.44%) Finance
2 13 (3.61%) Banking
2 13 (3.61%) Games
3 5 (1.39%) Back Office
3 5 (1.39%) Legal
3 5 (1.39%) Welsh Language
4 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
4 2 (0.56%) Law
4 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.56%) Retail
5 1 (0.28%) Advertising
5 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 114 (31.67%) Analyst
2 89 (24.72%) Consultant
2 89 (24.72%) Security Consultant
3 84 (23.33%) Security Analyst
4 59 (16.39%) IT Consultant
4 59 (16.39%) IT Security Consultant
5 41 (11.39%) Security Engineer
6 39 (10.83%) Security Specialist
7 36 (10.00%) Information Analyst
7 36 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
8 34 (9.44%) Senior Consultant
8 34 (9.44%) Senior Security Consultant
9 32 (8.89%) Senior IT Consultant
9 32 (8.89%) Senior IT Security Consultant
10 28 (7.78%) Senior Analyst
10 28 (7.78%) Senior Security Analyst
11 26 (7.22%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 25 (6.94%) Managing Consultant
13 23 (6.39%) Senior Information Analyst
13 23 (6.39%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.39%) SailPoint
2 19 (5.28%) Web Services
3 13 (3.61%) Akka
3 13 (3.61%) AngularJS
3 13 (3.61%) LAMP
3 13 (3.61%) Node.js
3 13 (3.61%) Spring
4 5 (1.39%) Middleware
4 5 (1.39%) SAML
5 4 (1.11%) LDAP
6 3 (0.83%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (0.56%) JMS
7 2 (0.56%) JSON
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.56%) RESTful
7 2 (0.56%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.28%) Ajax
8 1 (0.28%) Django
8 1 (0.28%) SOAP
8 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 99 (27.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 94 (26.11%) Security Operations Centre
3 88 (24.44%) PKI
4 44 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (11.11%) Fintech
6 17 (4.72%) Management Information System
7 13 (3.61%) Private Cloud
7 13 (3.61%) Public Cloud
8 10 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
9 9 (2.50%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.94%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.11%) Cyber Defence
12 4 (1.11%) Cyberattack
12 4 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.83%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.56%) Cloud Native
14 2 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
14 2 (0.56%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 47 (13.06%) Linux
2 37 (10.28%) Windows
3 25 (6.94%) Kali Linux
4 15 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 15 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (3.89%) Unix
6 13 (3.61%) Windows 10
7 12 (3.33%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.83%) CentOS
11 3 (0.83%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.83%) VMS
12 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (64.17%) Vulnerability Management
2 191 (53.06%) Cybersecurity
3 166 (46.11%) SIEM
4 150 (41.67%) Security Operations
5 96 (26.67%) Information Security
6 89 (24.72%) Data Loss Prevention
7 88 (24.44%) Threat Management
8 50 (13.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 45 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
10 42 (11.67%) Security Monitoring
11 41 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (10.28%) Incident Management
13 34 (9.44%) ITIL
14 33 (9.17%) Patch Management
15 31 (8.61%) Configuration Management
15 31 (8.61%) Privileged Access Management
16 30 (8.33%) DevOps
17 28 (7.78%) Threat Intelligence
18 27 (7.50%) Creative Thinking
18 27 (7.50%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 35 (9.72%) Python
2 25 (6.94%) Ruby
3 23 (6.39%) PHP
4 15 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 15 (4.17%) Java
5 13 (3.61%) Scala
6 10 (2.78%) Perl
7 9 (2.50%) Go
8 3 (0.83%) C
8 3 (0.83%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.56%) SQL
10 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 96 (26.67%) CISSP
2 69 (19.17%) CISM
3 62 (17.22%) CEH
4 53 (14.72%) CISA
5 43 (11.94%) GIAC
6 39 (10.83%) SANS
7 18 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (5.00%) OSCP
8 15 (4.17%) GCIH
8 15 (4.17%) SSCP
9 11 (3.06%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 11 (3.06%) CompTIA Security+
9 11 (3.06%) Degree
10 10 (2.78%) CRISC
11 9 (2.50%) CCSP
11 9 (2.50%) CSSLP
12 6 (1.67%) CCNA
13 4 (1.11%) CREST Certified
13 4 (1.11%) RHCSA
14 3 (0.83%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (23.89%) PCI DSS
2 73 (20.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (7.50%) COBIT
4 26 (7.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.39%) GDPR
6 3 (0.83%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.56%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.56%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.56%) ISO 31000
7 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.67%) Docker
4 4 (1.11%) Snort
5 3 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.83%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 143 (39.72%) Nessus
2 115 (31.94%) QRadar
3 35 (9.72%) Nmap
4 29 (8.06%) Nexpose
5 26 (7.22%) OpenVAS
6 21 (5.83%) Core Impact
7 19 (5.28%) Ansible
7 19 (5.28%) Puppet
8 15 (4.17%) Nagios
9 10 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (1.39%) CASB
11 5 (1.39%) HP Fortify
11 5 (1.39%) Kubernetes
11 5 (1.39%) RSA enVision
11 5 (1.39%) RSA Security Analytics
11 5 (1.39%) SCCM
11 5 (1.39%) SCOM
11 5 (1.39%) WebInspect
12 4 (1.11%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 164 (45.56%) Splunk
2 48 (13.33%) McAfee
3 41 (11.39%) Cisco
4 36 (10.00%) ArcSight
5 32 (8.89%) LogRhythm
5 32 (8.89%) SolarWinds
6 31 (8.61%) CyberArk
6 31 (8.61%) Microsoft
7 28 (7.78%) Aveksa
8 27 (7.50%) Foundstone
8 27 (7.50%) Rapid7
9 26 (7.22%) AlienVault
10 23 (6.39%) Bomgar
10 23 (6.39%) Dell
10 23 (6.39%) Juniper
11 22 (6.11%) CheckPoint
12 21 (5.83%) LogLogic
12 21 (5.83%) TIBCO
13 18 (5.00%) Netsparker
13 18 (5.00%) WorldPay