The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for WhatsUp Gold skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WhatsUp Gold over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 871 929 975
Rank change year-on-year +58 +46  
Permanent jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 3 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.038% 0.048% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 9
Median salary £25,000 £44,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.18% +46.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £47,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -47.36% +58.33%  

WhatsUp Gold is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7908 8403 8407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.84% 8.66% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6402 6833 6642
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

WhatsUp Gold
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing WhatsUp Gold as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for WhatsUp Gold in the UK

WhatsUp Gold
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WhatsUp Gold in the UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold.

1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) RIP
1 6 (100.00%) SNMP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) ADSL
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Unified Communications
2 5 (83.33%) 802.1X
3 4 (66.67%) FortiGate
3 4 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (66.67%) CCENT
3 4 (66.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 4 (66.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (66.67%) ICMP
3 4 (66.67%) RSA SecurID
3 4 (66.67%) WMI
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) Progress

WhatsUp Gold
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) RIP
1 6 (100.00%) SNMP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) ADSL
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Unified Communications
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) ICMP
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Support
1 4 (66.67%) Network Support Technician
1 4 (66.67%) Network Technician
1 4 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (66.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (33.33%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCENT
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) FortiGate
1 4 (66.67%) WMI
2 1 (16.67%) BladeLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Progress
3 2 (33.33%) Aruba
3 2 (33.33%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) BMC
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Nortel
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds