Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Filtering
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1009 984 1026
Rank change year-on-year -25 +42 -49
Permanent jobs citing Web Filtering 179 203 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 161 179 239
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +41.54%

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 158,507 157,483 185,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.53% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 128,664 129,785 153,181
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 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 -11 178 £45,000 - 22
UK excluding London +17 122 £44,000 +10.00% 18
London -24 57 £45,000 -25.00% 5
North of England +20 39 £36,500 +46.00% 8
South East +9 34 £57,500 +101.75% 3
East of England 0 25 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Midlands +25 19 £52,500 +31.25% 5
North West +14 18 £25,500 -57.50% 3
Yorkshire +9 16 £44,000 +76.00% 3
East Midlands +8 11 £62,500 +47.06% 5
West Midlands -6 8 £52,125 +39.00%
North East -24 5 £48,500 +64.41% 2
South West -12 4 £37,500 -16.67%
Scotland - 1 £34,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Web Filtering 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 Web Filtering.

1 179 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 132 (73.74%) Firewall
3 96 (53.63%) Windows
4 88 (49.16%) Microsoft
5 76 (42.46%) ITIL
6 69 (38.55%) DNS
7 68 (37.99%) VMware
8 67 (37.43%) Active Directory
9 66 (36.87%) VPN
10 65 (36.31%) Email Filtering
11 62 (34.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 57 (31.84%) DHCP
13 56 (31.28%) Cisco
14 52 (29.05%) MS Exchange
15 51 (28.49%) Cisco Certification
16 46 (25.70%) Network Security
16 46 (25.70%) Microsoft Azure
16 46 (25.70%) Windows Server
17 42 (23.46%) Network Monitoring
17 42 (23.46%) Citrix
18 41 (22.91%) CCNA
19 40 (22.35%) SIEM
20 39 (21.79%) Patch Management
20 39 (21.79%) Information Security
21 38 (21.23%) Office 365
22 37 (20.67%) Cybersecurity
22 37 (20.67%) Hyper-V
22 37 (20.67%) WAN
23 36 (20.11%) Disaster Recovery
24 35 (19.55%) HP

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 52 (29.05%) MS Exchange
2 31 (17.32%) Skype for Business
3 28 (15.64%) SharePoint
4 25 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (12.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (6.15%) IIS
8 10 (5.59%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (5.03%) CMS
10 2 (1.12%) Apache
10 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.12%) nginx
10 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (12.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.56%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 46 (25.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (21.23%) Office 365
3 21 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (6.70%) Mimecast
5 10 (5.59%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (3.91%) SaaS
7 4 (2.23%) IaaS
8 3 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 132 (73.74%) Firewall
2 69 (38.55%) DNS
3 66 (36.87%) VPN
4 57 (31.84%) DHCP
5 46 (25.70%) Network Security
6 37 (20.67%) WAN
7 31 (17.32%) SAN
8 30 (16.76%) Intrusion Detection
9 29 (16.20%) LAN
10 23 (12.85%) TCP/IP
11 21 (11.73%) SSL
12 16 (8.94%) Ethernet
12 16 (8.94%) Unified Communications
13 15 (8.38%) Internet
13 15 (8.38%) VoIP
13 15 (8.38%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (6.15%) BGP
15 10 (5.59%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (5.59%) NAS
15 10 (5.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.76%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (6.15%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (6.15%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (5.59%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (8.38%) Finance
2 6 (3.35%) Banking
3 4 (2.23%) Law
4 3 (1.68%) Back Office
4 3 (1.68%) Publishing
5 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.12%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (18.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 33 (18.44%) Support Engineer
3 31 (17.32%) Analyst
4 22 (12.29%) Security Analyst
5 21 (11.73%) IT Manager
6 20 (11.17%) IT Engineer
6 20 (11.17%) Security Engineer
7 17 (9.50%) Network Engineer
8 16 (8.94%) Administrator
8 16 (8.94%) Security Manager
9 13 (7.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 12 (6.70%) Senior Network Engineer
11 11 (6.15%) IT Security Manager
11 11 (6.15%) IT Support
11 11 (6.15%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (6.15%) Network Security Engineer
12 10 (5.59%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (5.59%) IT Administrator
12 10 (5.59%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 10 (5.59%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.50%) Web Services
2 3 (1.68%) ModSecurity
3 1 (0.56%) LDAP
3 1 (0.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.76%) Management Information System
2 23 (12.85%) Computer Science
3 18 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (8.94%) Data Centre
5 14 (7.82%) Security Operations Centre
6 13 (7.26%) Cyberthreat
7 9 (5.03%) Fat Client
7 9 (5.03%) Thin Client
8 8 (4.47%) Replication
9 4 (2.23%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.68%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.68%) PKI
11 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.12%) BYOD
11 2 (1.12%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 2 (1.12%) Public Cloud
11 2 (1.12%) Social Media
11 2 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.56%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 96 (53.63%) Windows
2 46 (25.70%) Windows Server
3 30 (16.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (16.20%) Linux
5 23 (12.85%) Windows 7
6 22 (12.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (6.70%) Windows 10
7 12 (6.70%) Windows 2000 Server
7 12 (6.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (6.15%) Mac OS X
8 11 (6.15%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.35%) Unix
10 5 (2.79%) CentOS
10 5 (2.79%) Debian
10 5 (2.79%) SUSE
11 2 (1.12%) Android
12 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 76 (42.46%) ITIL
3 65 (36.31%) Email Filtering
4 42 (23.46%) Network Monitoring
5 40 (22.35%) SIEM
6 39 (21.79%) Information Security
6 39 (21.79%) Patch Management
7 37 (20.67%) Cybersecurity
8 36 (20.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 34 (18.99%) Business Continuity
10 31 (17.32%) Security Operations
11 23 (12.85%) Mentoring
12 22 (12.29%) Data Protection
12 22 (12.29%) Vulnerability Management
13 17 (9.50%) Coaching
14 15 (8.38%) Change Management
14 15 (8.38%) SDLC
14 15 (8.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 13 (7.26%) Identity Access Management
16 12 (6.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.20%) SQL
2 15 (8.38%) C
3 12 (6.70%) C++
3 12 (6.70%) Java
3 12 (6.70%) Perl
3 12 (6.70%) Python
3 12 (6.70%) Ruby
4 3 (1.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (28.49%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (22.91%) CCNA
3 31 (17.32%) Degree
4 27 (15.08%) CISSP
5 26 (14.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (13.41%) MCSE
7 16 (8.94%) CISM
8 13 (7.26%) SSCP
9 10 (5.59%) MCITP
10 9 (5.03%) CISA
11 8 (4.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (3.91%) CEH
12 7 (3.91%) CompTIA Security+
12 7 (3.91%) SC Cleared
12 7 (3.91%) Security Cleared
13 6 (3.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 6 (3.35%) CCA
13 6 (3.35%) CCSP
13 6 (3.35%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (3.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (7.82%) SLA
3 10 (5.59%) GDPR
4 6 (3.35%) COBIT
5 4 (2.23%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (2.23%) ISO 22301
5 4 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (2.23%) PCI DSS
5 4 (2.23%) PMO
6 3 (1.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (1.12%) MiFID
8 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 67 (37.43%) Active Directory
2 62 (34.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (20.67%) Hyper-V
4 24 (13.41%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (13.41%) XenApp
5 23 (12.85%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.68%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.12%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.12%) XenServer
8 1 (0.56%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (14.53%) SCCM
2 14 (7.82%) Backup Exec
3 10 (5.59%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (5.59%) vCenter Server
4 8 (4.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (2.79%) Nagios
5 5 (2.79%) RSA Security Analytics
6 4 (2.23%) AirWatch
6 4 (2.23%) SCOM
7 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (1.68%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (1.68%) SmoothWall
8 2 (1.12%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (1.12%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.12%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.12%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 88 (49.16%) Microsoft
2 68 (37.99%) VMware
3 56 (31.28%) Cisco
4 42 (23.46%) Citrix
5 35 (19.55%) HP
6 32 (17.88%) Palo Alto
7 27 (15.08%) Juniper
8 22 (12.29%) NetApp
9 18 (10.06%) Avaya
9 18 (10.06%) Forcepoint
10 16 (8.94%) Dell
11 15 (8.38%) Veeam
12 13 (7.26%) Sophos
13 12 (6.70%) Symantec
14 11 (6.15%) SonicWALL
15 9 (5.03%) CheckPoint
15 9 (5.03%) CommVault
15 9 (5.03%) Meraki
16 8 (4.47%) SolarWinds
16 8 (4.47%) Splunk