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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Mimecast skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mimecast over the 6 months to 18 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mimecast
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 735 606 293
Rank change year-on-year -129 -313 +55
Permanent jobs citing Mimecast 128 60 5
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.17% 0.15% 0.057%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.33% 0.28% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 115 41 5
10th Percentile £25,675 £29,250 £35,550
25th Percentile £27,125 £37,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £46,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.30% -2.11% +5.56%
75th Percentile £74,375 £68,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £53,000 £43,688 £42,500
% change year-on-year +21.32% +2.79% -10.53%

Mimecast is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 39,100 21,575 4,299
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 52.52% 52.21% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 22,280 16,622 3,783
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,550 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £57,361
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.60% -4.40%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Mimecast
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Mimecast as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Mimecast trend for jobs with a WFH option

Mimecast
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Mimecast.

Mimecast salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Mimecast
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Mimecast over the 6 months to 18 August 2022.

Mimecast salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, Mimecast job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Mimecast.

1 86 (67.19%) Microsoft
2 79 (61.72%) Windows
3 75 (58.59%) Microsoft 365
4 72 (56.25%) Active Directory
5 63 (49.22%) Azure
6 61 (47.66%) Windows Server
7 44 (34.38%) Firewall
8 40 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 40 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
9 38 (29.69%) ITIL
10 37 (28.91%) SharePoint
11 34 (26.56%) Microsoft Intune
12 33 (25.78%) MS Exchange
13 32 (25.00%) Windows 10
14 31 (24.22%) Azure Active Directory
14 31 (24.22%) CISSP
15 30 (23.44%) Problem Management
16 29 (22.66%) Incident Management
16 29 (22.66%) CISM
17 28 (21.88%) SCCM
18 26 (20.31%) Customer Service
19 24 (18.75%) Palo Alto
19 24 (18.75%) Cisco
19 24 (18.75%) Veeam
20 23 (17.97%) DNS
20 23 (17.97%) TCP/IP
20 23 (17.97%) OneDrive
21 22 (17.19%) Kalman Filter
21 22 (17.19%) GDPR
21 22 (17.19%) Sophos

Mimecast
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 (28.91%) SharePoint
2 33 (25.78%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.78%) Confluence
6 1 (0.78%) IIS
6 1 (0.78%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 75 (58.59%) Microsoft 365
2 63 (49.22%) Azure
3 31 (24.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 23 (17.97%) OneDrive
5 15 (11.72%) AWS
6 10 (7.81%) SaaS
7 6 (4.69%) IaaS
8 5 (3.91%) Azure Sentinel
8 5 (3.91%) Google Workspace
9 4 (3.13%) Power Platform
9 4 (3.13%) Slack
10 3 (2.34%) Rubrik
11 2 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (34.38%) Firewall
2 23 (17.97%) DNS
2 23 (17.97%) TCP/IP
3 19 (14.84%) DHCP
4 12 (9.38%) VPN
4 12 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (7.03%) VLAN
6 6 (4.69%) SSL
6 6 (4.69%) WAN
7 5 (3.91%) HTTP
7 5 (3.91%) HTTPS
7 5 (3.91%) VoIP
8 4 (3.13%) NetScaler
8 4 (3.13%) SAN
8 4 (3.13%) SD-WAN
9 3 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (2.34%) LAN
9 3 (2.34%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.34%) Power BI
3 2 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.56%) MySQL
3 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 18 (14.06%) Social Skills
2 12 (9.38%) Finance
3 11 (8.59%) Law
4 10 (7.81%) Influencing Skills
4 10 (7.81%) Legal
5 5 (3.91%) Advertising
5 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.91%) Banking
6 4 (3.13%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 4 (3.13%) Marketing
6 4 (3.13%) Retail
7 3 (2.34%) Organisational Skills
7 3 (2.34%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.56%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.78%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.78%) Electronics
9 1 (0.78%) French Language
9 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (25.78%) Analyst
2 26 (20.31%) 2nd Line Support
3 20 (15.63%) Architect
4 19 (14.84%) Support Analyst
5 17 (13.28%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 15 (11.72%) Service Desk Support
7 14 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (10.94%) Support Engineer
8 13 (10.16%) IT Analyst
8 13 (10.16%) IT Engineer
9 11 (8.59%) Senior Architect
9 11 (8.59%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 11 (8.59%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (7.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 9 (7.03%) Security Architect
11 9 (7.03%) Service Analyst
11 9 (7.03%) Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (7.03%) Service Desk Engineer
12 8 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 8 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.91%) SAML
2 2 (1.56%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 8 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.47%) Clustering
4 5 (3.91%) Replication
4 5 (3.91%) User Experience
4 5 (3.91%) Video\Live Streaming
5 4 (3.13%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (2.34%) Cyberattack
6 3 (2.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.56%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.56%) iPad
7 2 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.78%) PKI
8 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 79 (61.72%) Windows
2 61 (47.66%) Windows Server
3 32 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 20 (15.63%) Windows 7
5 18 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (7.81%) Linux
7 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2019
8 8 (6.25%) Mac OS
8 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
9 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (3.91%) Mac OS X
10 5 (3.91%) Unix
11 4 (3.13%) Windows 8
12 3 (2.34%) Android
13 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
2 38 (29.69%) ITIL
3 30 (23.44%) Problem Management
4 29 (22.66%) Incident Management
5 26 (20.31%) Customer Service
6 22 (17.19%) Kalman Filter
6 22 (17.19%) Penetration Testing
7 21 (16.41%) Web Filtering
8 19 (14.84%) Presales
8 19 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (14.84%) SIEM
9 17 (13.28%) Change Management
9 17 (13.28%) Ticket Management
10 16 (12.50%) Information Security
11 15 (11.72%) Identity Access Management
11 15 (11.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 14 (10.94%) Service Management
12 14 (10.94%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 13 (10.16%) Data Governance
14 11 (8.59%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.03%) SQL
2 7 (5.47%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.13%) Apple Swift
3 4 (3.13%) Bash
3 4 (3.13%) Objective-C
3 4 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (0.78%) C
4 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (24.22%) CISSP
2 29 (22.66%) CISM
3 21 (16.41%) CISA
3 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (14.06%) MCSE
5 16 (12.50%) MCSA
6 15 (11.72%) CEH
7 9 (7.03%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (4.69%) Degree
9 5 (3.91%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
10 4 (3.13%) Azure Certification
11 3 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.56%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (1.56%) GIAC
12 2 (1.56%) TOGAF Certification
13 1 (0.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 1 (0.78%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.78%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (17.19%) GDPR
3 20 (15.63%) NIST
4 11 (8.59%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (6.25%) PCI DSS
6 3 (2.34%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (2.34%) SLA
7 1 (0.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.78%) NCSC
7 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 72 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.81%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.03%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.91%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 5 (3.91%) DFS Replication
6 5 (3.91%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.13%) XenApp
7 4 (3.13%) zsh
8 2 (1.56%) vSphere
9 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 34 (26.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 28 (21.88%) SCCM
3 16 (12.50%) CASB
4 15 (11.72%) Backup Exec
5 7 (5.47%) Ansible
6 6 (4.69%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 6 (4.69%) Jamf Pro
7 5 (3.91%) Puppet
7 5 (3.91%) vCenter Server
8 3 (2.34%) AirWatch
8 3 (2.34%) CSIRT
8 3 (2.34%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (2.34%) WSUS
9 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.56%) QRadar
10 1 (0.78%) EdgeSight
10 1 (0.78%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.78%) Nagios
10 1 (0.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 86 (67.19%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.75%) Cisco
2 24 (18.75%) Palo Alto
2 24 (18.75%) Veeam
3 22 (17.19%) Forcepoint
3 22 (17.19%) Sophos
4 21 (16.41%) Netskope
5 20 (15.63%) Proofpoint
5 20 (15.63%) ServiceNow
5 20 (15.63%) VMware
6 19 (14.84%) Google
6 19 (14.84%) Okta
7 17 (13.28%) Zscaler
8 16 (12.50%) Citrix
8 16 (12.50%) ESET
9 15 (11.72%) Acronis
10 14 (10.94%) CheckPoint
10 14 (10.94%) Fortinet
11 13 (10.16%) CyberArk
11 13 (10.16%) F5