Period
to 18 January 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of TOWER Software products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TOWER Software over the 6 months to 18 January 2021 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 TOWER Software.

TOWER Software
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 713 948 1043
Rank change year-on-year +235 +95 +66
Permanent jobs citing TOWER Software 41 88 79
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.070% 0.052%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 65 48
Median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +15.79% -11.63%
10th Percentile £29,200 £37,750 £26,025
90th Percentile £73,500 £78,500 £106,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +27.27% +15.79% -5.00%

TOWER Software 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 23,831 52,277 63,513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.04% 41.69% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18,615 40,394 49,348
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

TOWER Software
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for TOWER Software in the UK

TOWER Software
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing TOWER Software.

Salary trend for TOWER Software in the UK

TOWER Software
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing TOWER Software over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for TOWER Software in the UK

TOWER Software
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TOWER Software within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 2021. 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 +223 41 £70,000 +24.44% 5
UK excluding London +216 37 £70,000 +27.27% 5
Midlands +119 20 £72,000 +30.91% 1
West Midlands +86 20 £72,000 +30.91% 1
North of England +76 11 £29,000 -51.67% 2
Yorkshire +57 7 £29,000 -
London +154 4 £55,000 -12.00%
North West +83 4 £41,250 -31.25% 2
South West - 4 £71,250 -
South East +163 2 £80,000 +125.35% 2

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, IT jobs citing TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software.

1 27 (65.85%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) Linux
3 20 (48.78%) Python
4 19 (46.34%) Unix
4 19 (46.34%) Management Information System
4 19 (46.34%) Information Security
4 19 (46.34%) Degree
4 19 (46.34%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (46.34%) Identity Access Management
5 18 (43.90%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (41.46%) Azure
6 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
6 17 (41.46%) Java
7 16 (39.02%) Perl
7 16 (39.02%) Change Management
7 16 (39.02%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (39.02%) Analytics
7 16 (39.02%) Computer Science
7 16 (39.02%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (39.02%) Secure Coding
8 14 (34.15%) SCCM
8 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
9 13 (31.71%) Firewall
10 12 (29.27%) Low Latency
10 12 (29.27%) Vendor Relationship Management
10 12 (29.27%) Security Operations
11 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
12 10 (24.39%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (21.95%) IBM
13 9 (21.95%) Symantec

TOWER Software
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 (2.44%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (41.46%) Azure
2 7 (17.07%) Office 365
3 6 (14.63%) AWS
4 4 (9.76%) IaaS
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.44%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (2.44%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) DHCP
2 5 (12.20%) DNS
3 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.76%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) GitLab
2 4 (9.76%) Maven
2 4 (9.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (17.07%) Publishing
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Platform Engineer
1 12 (29.27%) Senior Platform Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Senior Server Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Server Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Azure Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) PowerShell Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Python Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Unix Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) IT Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) IT Operations Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) Kafka
2 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (46.34%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.44%) Life Science
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) Linux
3 19 (46.34%) Unix
4 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.44%) CentOS
7 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Identity Access Management
1 19 (46.34%) Information Security
2 18 (43.90%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (39.02%) Analytics
3 16 (39.02%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (39.02%) Change Management
3 16 (39.02%) Computer Science
3 16 (39.02%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (39.02%) Secure Coding
4 12 (29.27%) Low Latency
4 12 (29.27%) Security Operations
4 12 (29.27%) Vendor Relationship Management
5 10 (24.39%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (21.95%) Antivirus Management
6 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
6 9 (21.95%) DevOps
7 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.07%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
10 5 (12.20%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) Python
2 17 (41.46%) Java
3 16 (39.02%) Perl
4 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
5 9 (21.95%) C++
6 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.88%) SQL
8 1 (2.44%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (7.32%) CCSP
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.32%) CISSP
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) BitLocker
2 9 (21.95%) Firmware
3 1 (2.44%) Docker
3 1 (2.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) SCCM
2 9 (21.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (12.20%) Ansible
4 4 (9.76%) CSIRT
4 4 (9.76%) SCOrch
5 3 (7.32%) CASB
5 3 (7.32%) Puppet
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (4.88%) Terraform
7 1 (2.44%) Icinga
7 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.44%) Nagios
7 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.44%) Rancher
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) FireEye
2 9 (21.95%) IBM
2 9 (21.95%) McAfee
2 9 (21.95%) Symantec
2 9 (21.95%) Tanium
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Dell
4 1 (2.44%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.44%) VMware