The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 110 118 116
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 11 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.64% 0.54% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 1.30% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £70,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.60%
IronPort
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
810 767 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.79% 41.62% 45.99%
Number of salaries quoted 626 553 641
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IronPort
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

IronPort Salary Trend in Cheshire

IronPort
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IronPort within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 £70,000 -
IronPort
North West

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Migration
2 10 (50.00%) Clustering
2 10 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 10 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (50.00%) NAS
2 10 (50.00%) Tufin
2 10 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 10 (50.00%) Perl
2 10 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) IIS
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (50.00%) SMTP
2 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (50.00%) IIS
1 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) SMTP
1 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
1 10 (50.00%) SAN
1 10 (50.00%) NetScreen
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (50.00%) NAS
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) Security Technical Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 10 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
1 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
1 10 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 10 (50.00%) Migration
1 10 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Perl
1 10 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (50.00%) CCSE
2 5 (25.00%) JNCIS
2 5 (25.00%) JNCIP
2 5 (25.00%) CCIE
2 5 (25.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
1 10 (50.00%) Juniper
1 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (50.00%) Symantec
1 10 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 10 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 10 (50.00%) Tufin