Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Web Filtering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Web Filtering over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Filtering
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 999 975 1035
Rank change year-on-year -24 +60 -17
Permanent jobs citing Web Filtering 190 264 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 160 224 230
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.10% +7.06%
10th Percentile £31,988 £24,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £69,625 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £31,270 £42,500
% change year-on-year +40.71% -26.42% +30.77%

Web Filtering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161952 169683 193148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 127936 140934 159138
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,350 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Web Filtering
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Web Filtering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Web Filtering in the UK

Web Filtering
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Filtering.

Salary trend for Web Filtering in the UK

Web Filtering
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Filtering over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Filtering in the UK

Web Filtering
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Filtering within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -31 186 £45,000 - 14
UK excluding London +16 123 £44,000 +40.71% 11
London -36 65 £47,500 -20.83% 3
South East +31 61 £46,000 +53.33% 1
North of England +7 31 £45,000 +80.00% 5
East of England +11 21 £45,000 +9.09%
Yorkshire +20 15 £47,500 +90.00% 1
North West -11 14 £38,325 +17.92% 3
South West -17 5 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Midlands +27 4 £40,000 - 3
West Midlands +18 4 £40,000 - 2
North East - 2 £49,250 - 1
Scotland -12 1 £34,000 +14.29%
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Web Filtering 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 Web Filtering.

1 190 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 141 (74.21%) Firewall
3 100 (52.63%) Windows
4 82 (43.16%) Microsoft
5 79 (41.58%) Active Directory
6 73 (38.42%) ITIL
7 71 (37.37%) Cisco
8 70 (36.84%) VPN
9 69 (36.32%) DNS
10 66 (34.74%) VMware
11 61 (32.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 60 (31.58%) Network Security
12 60 (31.58%) Citrix
13 59 (31.05%) DHCP
13 59 (31.05%) Email Filtering
14 57 (30.00%) Palo Alto
15 53 (27.89%) Cisco Certification
15 53 (27.89%) Linux
16 50 (26.32%) SAN
16 50 (26.32%) Windows Server
17 49 (25.79%) Microsoft Azure
17 49 (25.79%) Degree
18 47 (24.74%) Juniper
19 46 (24.21%) Security Operations
20 44 (23.16%) MS Exchange
21 43 (22.63%) Computer Science
22 42 (22.11%) WAN
23 41 (21.58%) SolarWinds
24 39 (20.53%) HP
25 37 (19.47%) Network Monitoring

Web Filtering
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 44 (23.16%) MS Exchange
2 33 (17.37%) Skype for Business
3 18 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 13 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (4.74%) IIS
7 8 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.63%) SAS
9 4 (2.11%) Apache
10 3 (1.58%) nginx
10 3 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.58%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (6.84%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (0.53%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 49 (25.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (18.95%) Office 365
3 27 (14.21%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (9.47%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.58%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.58%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.53%) G Suite
6 1 (0.53%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 141 (74.21%) Firewall
2 70 (36.84%) VPN
3 69 (36.32%) DNS
4 60 (31.58%) Network Security
5 59 (31.05%) DHCP
6 50 (26.32%) SAN
7 42 (22.11%) WAN
8 36 (18.95%) LAN
9 34 (17.89%) BGP
10 33 (17.37%) Cisco ASA
10 33 (17.37%) Ethernet
10 33 (17.37%) Intrusion Detection
11 30 (15.79%) TCP/IP
11 30 (15.79%) Unified Communications
12 28 (14.74%) IPsec
13 26 (13.68%) OSPF
14 23 (12.11%) SSL
15 20 (10.53%) MPLS
16 19 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
16 19 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (8.42%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (5.79%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.53%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (6.84%) Finance
2 10 (5.26%) Banking
3 3 (1.58%) Back Office
3 3 (1.58%) Law
3 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Legal
5 1 (0.53%) Local Government
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (22.63%) Network Engineer
2 41 (21.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 38 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 31 (16.32%) Analyst
5 28 (14.74%) Network Security Engineer
6 27 (14.21%) Senior Network Engineer
7 26 (13.68%) Support Engineer
8 24 (12.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 22 (11.58%) Juniper Engineer
9 22 (11.58%) Security Analyst
10 20 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
11 19 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
11 19 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 19 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
12 18 (9.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 18 (9.47%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 17 (8.95%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
13 17 (8.95%) Security Specialist
14 15 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.21%) Web Services
2 6 (3.16%) 802.1X
3 4 (2.11%) XMPP
4 3 (1.58%) ModSecurity
5 2 (1.05%) Kafka
5 2 (1.05%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (1.05%) scikit-learn
5 2 (1.05%) Software Packaging
5 2 (1.05%) TensorFlow
5 2 (1.05%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (22.63%) Computer Science
2 29 (15.26%) Management Information System
3 22 (11.58%) Data Centre
4 15 (7.89%) Clustering
4 15 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
5 14 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (7.37%) Security Operations Centre
6 9 (4.74%) PKI
7 8 (4.21%) Replication
8 5 (2.63%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.11%) Fat Client
9 4 (2.11%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.58%) BYOD
10 3 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.05%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (1.05%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.53%) Cyber Attack
12 1 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 100 (52.63%) Windows
2 53 (27.89%) Linux
3 50 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 28 (14.74%) Windows 7
5 24 (12.63%) Windows 10
6 21 (11.05%) Unix
6 21 (11.05%) Windows 8
6 21 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (8.95%) Mac OS X
8 13 (6.84%) Windows 2000 Server
8 13 (6.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (3.68%) Kali Linux
11 5 (2.63%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 73 (38.42%) ITIL
3 59 (31.05%) Email Filtering
4 46 (24.21%) Security Operations
5 37 (19.47%) Network Monitoring
6 36 (18.95%) Information Security
6 36 (18.95%) Patch Management
6 36 (18.95%) SIEM
7 35 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
8 29 (15.26%) Mentoring
9 26 (13.68%) Business Continuity
10 24 (12.63%) Cybersecurity
11 22 (11.58%) Load Balancing
12 17 (8.95%) Time Management
13 16 (8.42%) Project Management
14 15 (7.89%) Change Management
15 14 (7.37%) Vulnerability Management
16 13 (6.84%) Mobile Device Management
16 13 (6.84%) Penetration Testing
16 13 (6.84%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.95%) SQL
2 25 (13.16%) C
3 22 (11.58%) Python
4 19 (10.00%) C++
4 19 (10.00%) Java
4 19 (10.00%) Perl
4 19 (10.00%) Ruby
5 16 (8.42%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.05%) VBScript
7 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (27.89%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (25.79%) Degree
3 35 (18.42%) CCNA
4 31 (16.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (14.74%) MCSE
6 23 (12.11%) CEH
7 16 (8.42%) Computer Science Degree
7 16 (8.42%) GSEC
8 15 (7.89%) CompTIA Security+
8 15 (7.89%) Security+ Certification
9 13 (6.84%) CISSP
9 13 (6.84%) MCITP
10 12 (6.32%) CCNP
10 12 (6.32%) Security Cleared
11 11 (5.79%) DV Cleared
11 11 (5.79%) SC Cleared
12 9 (4.74%) CISA
12 9 (4.74%) MCSA
13 8 (4.21%) CISMP
13 8 (4.21%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.68%) SLA
2 13 (6.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (6.32%) PMO
4 7 (3.68%) PCI DSS
5 6 (3.16%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.53%) GDPR
7 1 (0.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 79 (41.58%) Active Directory
2 61 (32.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (18.95%) Hyper-V
4 32 (16.84%) XenApp
5 31 (16.32%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (8.95%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (4.21%) XenDesktop
8 6 (3.16%) vSphere
9 5 (2.63%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.05%) Firmware
10 2 (1.05%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.05%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.05%) XenServer
11 1 (0.53%) Snort
11 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (13.16%) Backup Exec
2 21 (11.05%) SCCM
3 20 (10.53%) Nagios
4 19 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 17 (8.95%) SCOM
6 13 (6.84%) SolarWinds Orion
7 11 (5.79%) FortiGate
8 10 (5.26%) WSUS
9 8 (4.21%) Cisco Prime
10 7 (3.68%) EnCase
10 7 (3.68%) Nessus
10 7 (3.68%) Nexpose
10 7 (3.68%) Nmap
11 6 (3.16%) SmoothWall
12 5 (2.63%) Cacti
12 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 4 (2.11%) AirWatch
13 4 (2.11%) vCenter Server
14 3 (1.58%) Cisco CUCM
14 3 (1.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 82 (43.16%) Microsoft
2 71 (37.37%) Cisco
3 66 (34.74%) VMware
4 60 (31.58%) Citrix
5 57 (30.00%) Palo Alto
6 47 (24.74%) Juniper
7 41 (21.58%) SolarWinds
8 39 (20.53%) HP
9 26 (13.68%) Dell
9 26 (13.68%) Veeam
10 21 (11.05%) NetApp
11 20 (10.53%) Symantec
12 17 (8.95%) CheckPoint
12 17 (8.95%) Forcepoint
12 17 (8.95%) Sophos
13 13 (6.84%) Avaya
13 13 (6.84%) LogRhythm
14 9 (4.74%) EMC
14 9 (4.74%) F5
15 8 (4.21%) Apple