Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Filtering
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1004 964 1079
Rank change year-on-year -40 +115 -32
Permanent jobs citing Web Filtering 177 286 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.100% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 148 247 177
UK median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,825 £22,400
90th Percentile £78,750 £68,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £29,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year +34.45% -32.39% +35.38%

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 159247 172880 193638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.88% 89.13% 88.28%
Number of salaries quoted 125489 144219 159192
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 19 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Filtering in the UK

Web Filtering
Top 12 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 19 September 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 -37 174 £47,500 +11.76% 18
UK excluding London -5 110 £40,000 +34.45% 16
London -27 65 £55,000 +1.85% 2
South East +48 61 £40,000 +35.59% 12
North of England -33 20 £45,000 +63.64% 3
East of England +12 12 £40,000 +48.15% 1
Yorkshire +6 11 £48,750 +77.27% 2
Midlands +35 9 £35,000 -6.67%
West Midlands +22 9 £35,000 -6.67%
North West -19 9 £42,500 +30.77% 1
South West -8 8 £36,301 +5.52%
Wales +1 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 177 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 127 (71.75%) Firewall
3 89 (50.28%) Windows
4 84 (47.46%) Cisco
5 76 (42.94%) ITIL
6 74 (41.81%) Active Directory
7 64 (36.16%) Microsoft
8 62 (35.03%) DNS
9 61 (34.46%) Cisco Certification
10 57 (32.20%) VMware
10 57 (32.20%) Palo Alto
11 55 (31.07%) VPN
12 54 (30.51%) DHCP
13 52 (29.38%) Juniper
13 52 (29.38%) Linux
13 52 (29.38%) Network Security
13 52 (29.38%) VMware Infrastructure
14 51 (28.81%) SolarWinds
15 50 (28.25%) Windows Server
15 50 (28.25%) Email Filtering
16 46 (25.99%) SAN
17 45 (25.42%) Citrix
17 45 (25.42%) WAN
18 42 (23.73%) LAN
18 42 (23.73%) BGP
18 42 (23.73%) Degree
19 41 (23.16%) HP
20 39 (22.03%) TCP/IP
20 39 (22.03%) Computer Science
20 39 (22.03%) Cisco ASA

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 28 (15.82%) MS Exchange
2 26 (14.69%) Skype for Business
3 14 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (7.91%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (5.08%) SAS
8 7 (3.95%) IIS
8 7 (3.95%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.13%) Apache
9 2 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.56%) nginx
10 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (0.56%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 32 (18.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 32 (18.08%) Office 365
2 19 (10.73%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (6.78%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.69%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.56%) G Suite
6 1 (0.56%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (71.75%) Firewall
2 62 (35.03%) DNS
3 55 (31.07%) VPN
4 54 (30.51%) DHCP
5 52 (29.38%) Network Security
6 46 (25.99%) SAN
7 45 (25.42%) WAN
8 42 (23.73%) BGP
8 42 (23.73%) LAN
9 39 (22.03%) Cisco ASA
9 39 (22.03%) TCP/IP
10 36 (20.34%) OSPF
11 35 (19.77%) IPsec
12 32 (18.08%) Ethernet
13 28 (15.82%) MPLS
14 25 (14.12%) Cisco Nexus
14 25 (14.12%) Unified Communications
15 24 (13.56%) HSRP
15 24 (13.56%) SSL
16 23 (12.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.65%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (5.08%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.56%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (10.73%) Finance
2 15 (8.47%) Banking
3 3 (1.69%) Law
3 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.13%) Marketing
5 1 (0.56%) Back Office
5 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Legal
5 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (27.12%) Network Engineer
2 34 (19.21%) Security Engineer
3 29 (16.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (15.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 26 (14.69%) Juniper Engineer
6 24 (13.56%) Senior Network Engineer
7 23 (12.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 22 (12.43%) Analyst
9 21 (11.86%) 3rd Line Support
9 21 (11.86%) Infrastructure Support
9 21 (11.86%) Support Engineer
10 20 (11.30%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (10.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
12 18 (10.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 17 (9.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 15 (8.47%) Security Analyst
14 15 (8.47%) Security Specialist
15 14 (7.91%) Systems Engineer
16 13 (7.34%) Senior Network Security Engineer
16 13 (7.34%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.73%) Web Services
2 10 (5.65%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.69%) Software Packaging
3 3 (1.69%) XMPP
4 2 (1.13%) Kafka
4 2 (1.13%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (1.13%) scikit-learn
4 2 (1.13%) TensorFlow
4 2 (1.13%) ZeroMQ
5 1 (0.56%) CSS
5 1 (0.56%) HTML
5 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (22.03%) Computer Science
2 36 (20.34%) Data Centre
3 27 (15.25%) Management Information System
4 22 (12.43%) Clustering
5 18 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (8.47%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (5.65%) PKI
8 6 (3.39%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (2.82%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (1.13%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.13%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.13%) Replication
12 1 (0.56%) BYOD
12 1 (0.56%) CMDB
12 1 (0.56%) Cyber Attack
12 1 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
12 1 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 89 (50.28%) Windows
2 52 (29.38%) Linux
3 50 (28.25%) Windows Server
4 24 (13.56%) Unix
4 24 (13.56%) Windows 7
5 22 (12.43%) Windows 10
6 20 (11.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (10.73%) Windows 8
8 12 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (6.21%) Mac OS X
9 11 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (5.08%) Apple iOS
11 7 (3.95%) Kali Linux
12 4 (2.26%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 76 (42.94%) ITIL
3 50 (28.25%) Email Filtering
4 38 (21.47%) Security Operations
5 35 (19.77%) Load Balancing
6 34 (19.21%) Information Security
7 29 (16.38%) SIEM
8 28 (15.82%) Patch Management
9 24 (13.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (11.86%) Mentoring
11 20 (11.30%) Network Monitoring
12 18 (10.17%) Cybersecurity
13 17 (9.60%) Mobile Device Management
13 17 (9.60%) Project Management
14 16 (9.04%) Change Control
15 15 (8.47%) Business Continuity
15 15 (8.47%) Change Management
16 14 (7.91%) Network Design
16 14 (7.91%) Penetration Testing
17 13 (7.34%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.56%) SQL
2 21 (11.86%) C
3 17 (9.60%) Python
4 15 (8.47%) PowerShell
5 14 (7.91%) Java
5 14 (7.91%) Ruby
6 13 (7.34%) C++
6 13 (7.34%) Perl
7 3 (1.69%) VBScript
8 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (34.46%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (23.73%) Degree
3 27 (15.25%) CCNA
4 26 (14.69%) CEH
5 24 (13.56%) CCNP
6 18 (10.17%) CompTIA Security+
6 18 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (10.17%) Security+ Certification
7 17 (9.60%) MCSE
8 14 (7.91%) CISSP
8 14 (7.91%) Computer Science Degree
8 14 (7.91%) GSEC
9 12 (6.78%) CCIE
10 11 (6.21%) CISA
10 11 (6.21%) CISMP
10 11 (6.21%) MCP
10 11 (6.21%) SSCP
11 10 (5.65%) MCSA
11 10 (5.65%) Security Cleared
12 9 (5.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (15.25%) SLA
2 14 (7.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (6.78%) PCI DSS
3 12 (6.78%) PMO
4 11 (6.21%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 74 (41.81%) Active Directory
2 52 (29.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (18.64%) Hyper-V
4 22 (12.43%) XenApp
5 18 (10.17%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (7.34%) vSphere
7 10 (5.65%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.82%) DFS Replication
8 5 (2.82%) Firmware
9 3 (1.69%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.69%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.13%) Snort
11 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (15.82%) SCCM
2 24 (13.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 21 (11.86%) Backup Exec
4 18 (10.17%) Nagios
4 18 (10.17%) SolarWinds Orion
5 16 (9.04%) SCOM
6 14 (7.91%) WSUS
7 13 (7.34%) FortiGate
8 11 (6.21%) Cisco Prime
9 10 (5.65%) SmoothWall
10 9 (5.08%) Cacti
10 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 7 (3.95%) EnCase
11 7 (3.95%) Nessus
11 7 (3.95%) Nexpose
11 7 (3.95%) Nmap
12 3 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
13 2 (1.13%) Kubernetes
13 2 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
14 1 (0.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 84 (47.46%) Cisco
2 64 (36.16%) Microsoft
3 57 (32.20%) Palo Alto
3 57 (32.20%) VMware
4 52 (29.38%) Juniper
5 51 (28.81%) SolarWinds
6 45 (25.42%) Citrix
7 41 (23.16%) HP
8 28 (15.82%) Dell
9 25 (14.12%) Symantec
10 24 (13.56%) Veeam
11 23 (12.99%) Forcepoint
12 21 (11.86%) CheckPoint
13 16 (9.04%) Sophos
14 15 (8.47%) F5
15 12 (6.78%) Apple
15 12 (6.78%) LogRhythm
15 12 (6.78%) NetApp
16 11 (6.21%) McAfee
17 10 (5.65%) Barracuda Networks