Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Filtering
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1013 1013 1029
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 +33
Permanent jobs citing Web Filtering 173 171 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.099% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 144 143 241
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,432
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.09% -12.65%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £74,625 £73,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £36,301 £32,000
% change year-on-year +10.19% +13.44% -27.27%

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 157,893 156,906 180,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.74% 90.61% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 126,632 127,722 149,946
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,190 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.76% +1.45% +1.06%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +18 169 £45,000 - 21
UK excluding London +13 123 £40,000 +10.19% 14
London -34 50 £65,000 +8.33% 8
North of England +64 48 £29,344 -30.96% 6
East of England +20 30 £40,000 +6.67% 2
South East -30 29 £26,500 -24.29% 4
Yorkshire +49 25 £27,000 +8.00% 3
North West +12 22 £60,000 +41.18% 3
Midlands +7 13 £60,000 +50.00% 1
East Midlands +7 9 £65,000 +62.50% 1
West Midlands +16 4 £60,000 +100.00%
Northern Ireland - 4 - - 1
South West -16 2 - -
North East - 1 £29,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 173 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 119 (68.79%) Firewall
3 86 (49.71%) Windows
4 73 (42.20%) SIEM
5 68 (39.31%) Active Directory
6 66 (38.15%) Microsoft
7 65 (37.57%) ITIL
8 64 (36.99%) Cisco
9 61 (35.26%) VPN
10 59 (34.10%) Cisco Certification
11 58 (33.53%) VMware
12 54 (31.21%) Intrusion Detection
12 54 (31.21%) DNS
12 54 (31.21%) Cybersecurity
13 52 (30.06%) Email Filtering
13 52 (30.06%) TCP/IP
14 51 (29.48%) CISSP
15 50 (28.90%) Information Security
16 48 (27.75%) WAN
17 44 (25.43%) Network Security
17 44 (25.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 42 (24.28%) DHCP
18 42 (24.28%) LAN
19 38 (21.97%) Analytical Skills
20 37 (21.39%) MS Exchange
21 35 (20.23%) Linux
21 35 (20.23%) Patch Management
22 33 (19.08%) Problem-Solving
23 32 (18.50%) Data Loss Prevention
24 30 (17.34%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 37 (21.39%) MS Exchange
2 21 (12.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (9.25%) SharePoint
4 14 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (8.09%) Skype for Business
5 11 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (3.47%) IIS
7 5 (2.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.16%) CMS
9 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (14.45%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (6.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (6.36%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.58%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.14%) Office 365
2 16 (9.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (3.47%) SaaS
5 3 (1.73%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.16%) IaaS
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 119 (68.79%) Firewall
2 61 (35.26%) VPN
3 54 (31.21%) DNS
3 54 (31.21%) Intrusion Detection
4 52 (30.06%) TCP/IP
5 48 (27.75%) WAN
6 44 (25.43%) Network Security
7 42 (24.28%) DHCP
7 42 (24.28%) LAN
8 27 (15.61%) Wireless
9 25 (14.45%) SSL
10 22 (12.72%) IPsec
11 21 (12.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 21 (12.14%) VoIP
12 20 (11.56%) MPLS
13 18 (10.40%) VLAN
13 18 (10.40%) Wireshark
14 17 (9.83%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (8.09%) Cisco ISE
15 14 (8.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
General
1 24 (13.87%) Finance
2 12 (6.94%) Legal
3 9 (5.20%) Retail
4 6 (3.47%) Banking
5 4 (2.31%) Games
5 4 (2.31%) Law
6 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Local Government
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (41.04%) Analyst
2 44 (25.43%) Security Analyst
3 29 (16.76%) Security Engineer
4 24 (13.87%) Support Engineer
5 23 (13.29%) Senior Security Engineer
6 22 (12.72%) IT Analyst
6 22 (12.72%) Network Engineer
7 19 (10.98%) IT Security Analyst
8 17 (9.83%) Network Security Engineer
8 17 (9.83%) SOC Analyst
9 16 (9.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (9.25%) IT Engineer
10 14 (8.09%) IT Support
10 14 (8.09%) Operations Analyst
10 14 (8.09%) Security Operations Analyst
11 12 (6.94%) IT Manager
11 12 (6.94%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (6.94%) Senior Network Engineer
11 12 (6.94%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 12 (6.94%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.94%) LDAP
2 4 (2.31%) SAML
3 1 (0.58%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 38 (21.97%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (16.18%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.36%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 11 (6.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (5.78%) Cyberattack
5 9 (5.20%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (4.62%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (4.05%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.89%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.89%) HP StoreVirtual
8 5 (2.89%) RSA SecurID
8 5 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (2.31%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (1.73%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.73%) PKI
10 3 (1.73%) Social Media
10 3 (1.73%) Thin Client
11 2 (1.16%) BYOD
11 2 (1.16%) CESG
11 2 (1.16%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 86 (49.71%) Windows
2 35 (20.23%) Linux
3 28 (16.18%) Windows Server
4 24 (13.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (10.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (7.51%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.05%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (2.89%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.31%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.16%) CentOS
11 2 (1.16%) Debian
11 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.16%) SUSE
12 1 (0.58%) Android
12 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.58%) Solaris
12 1 (0.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 73 (42.20%) SIEM
3 65 (37.57%) ITIL
4 54 (31.21%) Cybersecurity
5 52 (30.06%) Email Filtering
6 50 (28.90%) Information Security
7 35 (20.23%) Patch Management
8 33 (19.08%) Problem-Solving
9 32 (18.50%) Data Loss Prevention
10 30 (17.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 27 (15.61%) Vulnerability Management
12 24 (13.87%) Security Management
13 23 (13.29%) Business Continuity
13 23 (13.29%) Security Operations
14 21 (12.14%) Data Protection
15 20 (11.56%) Network Monitoring
16 19 (10.98%) Project Management
17 18 (10.40%) Change Management
17 18 (10.40%) Computer Security
17 18 (10.40%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.40%) SQL
2 7 (4.05%) Bash Shell
2 7 (4.05%) Java
2 7 (4.05%) Perl
2 7 (4.05%) Python
3 6 (3.47%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.73%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (34.10%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (29.48%) CISSP
3 29 (16.76%) CCNA
4 28 (16.18%) Degree
5 27 (15.61%) CCNP
6 19 (10.98%) CCIE
6 19 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (10.98%) SSCP
7 18 (10.40%) MCSE
8 14 (8.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 14 (8.09%) CCSP
8 14 (8.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (6.94%) CISM
9 12 (6.94%) SANS
10 11 (6.36%) CCDP
10 11 (6.36%) CCIE Security
10 11 (6.36%) CSSLP
10 11 (6.36%) GCWN
10 11 (6.36%) RHCE
10 11 (6.36%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (9.83%) GDPR
3 15 (8.67%) PCI DSS
4 14 (8.09%) SLA
5 4 (2.31%) ISO 22301
6 3 (1.73%) MiFID
7 2 (1.16%) COBIT
7 2 (1.16%) GPG13
7 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.58%) PMO
System Software
1 68 (39.31%) Active Directory
2 44 (25.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (15.03%) Hyper-V
4 12 (6.94%) XenApp
5 11 (6.36%) Firmware
6 9 (5.20%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (3.47%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (2.89%) DFS Replication
9 4 (2.31%) XenServer
10 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (10.40%) SCCM
2 11 (6.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (6.36%) Cisco UCCX
2 11 (6.36%) Nessus
2 11 (6.36%) RSA Security Analytics
2 11 (6.36%) TrustSec
3 9 (5.20%) Backup Exec
4 8 (4.62%) SmoothWall
5 6 (3.47%) CASB
6 4 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.31%) QRadar
6 4 (2.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.73%) vCenter Server
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (1.16%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.58%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (38.15%) Microsoft
2 64 (36.99%) Cisco
3 58 (33.53%) VMware
4 27 (15.61%) Citrix
5 24 (13.87%) Splunk
6 19 (10.98%) Symantec
7 15 (8.67%) HP
8 13 (7.51%) Red Hat
9 10 (5.78%) Veeam
10 9 (5.20%) CheckPoint
10 9 (5.20%) NetApp
11 7 (4.05%) Dell
11 7 (4.05%) LogRhythm
11 7 (4.05%) SolarWinds
11 7 (4.05%) Sophos
12 6 (3.47%) AlgoSec
12 6 (3.47%) Avaya
12 6 (3.47%) Meraki
12 6 (3.47%) Qualys
12 6 (3.47%) Tufin