Period
to 2 December 2020

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 2 December 2020 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
2 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 692 885 859
Rank change year-on-year +193 -26 +226
Permanent jobs citing Qualys 29 167 289
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.30% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 132 231
Median annual salary £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.08% - -
10th Percentile £45,975 £41,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £105,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +22.73% - -4.35%

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 21,710 55,939 67,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.59% 41.68% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 17,252 42,747 51,960
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

Qualys
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Qualys as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Qualys in the UK

Qualys
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Qualys.

Salary trend for Qualys in the UK

Qualys
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Qualys over the 6 months to 2 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Qualys in the UK

Qualys
Top 7 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 2 December 2020. 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 +201 27 £62,500 +4.17% 7
London +161 18 £57,500 -4.17% 6
UK excluding London +207 11 £67,500 +22.73% 2
South East +191 9 £67,500 -8.78% 1
Work from Home -18 7 £57,500 -42.50% 1
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £55,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 2 December 2020, 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 20 (68.97%) Information Security
2 13 (44.83%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (41.38%) OWASP
4 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (31.03%) Google
5 9 (31.03%) Degree
5 9 (31.03%) SLA
5 9 (31.03%) Configuration Management
5 9 (31.03%) GCP
5 9 (31.03%) Terraform
5 9 (31.03%) Deployment Automation
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) Firewall
6 8 (27.59%) Azure
6 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
7 7 (24.14%) SIEM
7 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (24.14%) Python
7 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
7 7 (24.14%) Security Operations
8 6 (20.69%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (20.69%) ISO 22301
8 6 (20.69%) Kubernetes
8 6 (20.69%) Public Cloud
8 6 (20.69%) DevOps
8 6 (20.69%) Ansible
8 6 (20.69%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 6 (20.69%) Service-Level Objective
8 6 (20.69%) CISSP

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 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) GCP
2 8 (27.59%) Azure
3 6 (20.69%) PaaS
3 6 (20.69%) SaaS
4 5 (17.24%) AWS
5 4 (13.79%) Office 365
6 3 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (3.45%) Amazon GuardDuty
7 1 (3.45%) CloudFront
7 1 (3.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) DNS
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (6.90%) FTP
4 2 (6.90%) HTTP
4 2 (6.90%) SMTP
4 2 (6.90%) SSL
5 1 (3.45%) DHCP
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security
5 1 (3.45%) SSH
5 1 (3.45%) VLAN
5 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
1 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Burp Suite
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Local Government
2 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Security Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Site Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Security Manager
5 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.90%) IT Risk Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Security Operations Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Security Risk Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) SIEM Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) YAML
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Public Cloud
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 1 (3.45%) Cyberattack
4 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Kali Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Information Security
2 13 (44.83%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (41.38%) OWASP
4 9 (31.03%) Configuration Management
4 9 (31.03%) Deployment Automation
4 9 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (24.14%) Security Operations
5 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
5 7 (24.14%) SIEM
5 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (20.69%) BCP
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.69%) DevOps
6 6 (20.69%) Service-Level Objective
6 6 (20.69%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (13.79%) Open Source
8 4 (13.79%) Security Management
8 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 7 (24.14%) Python
3 3 (10.34%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) CISSP
3 3 (10.34%) CISM
3 3 (10.34%) CSSLP
4 1 (3.45%) GIAC
4 1 (3.45%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (31.03%) SLA
3 6 (20.69%) ISO 22301
4 5 (17.24%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (13.79%) NIST
6 3 (10.34%) GDPR
7 1 (3.45%) COBIT
7 1 (3.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Terraform
2 6 (20.69%) Ansible
2 6 (20.69%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (6.90%) Nessus
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.45%) HP ALM
4 1 (3.45%) HP Fortify
4 1 (3.45%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.45%) Nmap
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM
4 1 (3.45%) SCOM
4 1 (3.45%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Google
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Splunk
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
4 3 (10.34%) Symantec
5 2 (6.90%) AlienVault
5 2 (6.90%) Sophos
5 2 (6.90%) VMware
6 1 (3.45%) Apple
6 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.45%) Black Duck
6 1 (3.45%) Capita
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) McAfee
6 1 (3.45%) Meraki
6 1 (3.45%) Micro Focus
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) Sonatype
6 1 (3.45%) Tripwire