The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IronPort Systems.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 126 131 130
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.10% 0.047% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.087% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £52,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.59%
IronPort
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
996 1143 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.23% 53.59% 55.42%
Number of salaries quoted 846 961 1071
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IronPort across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IronPort
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IronPort across the Birmingham region.

IronPort Salary Trend in Birmingham

IronPort
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing IronPort also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IronPort.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) AirWatch
1 2 (100.00%) FireEye
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing IronPort also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IronPort. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
1 2 (100.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 2 (100.00%) FireEye