The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IronPort
Rank 181 177 178
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.099% 0.026% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.060% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £45,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +12.00%
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1818 1670 1888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.93% 44.25% 49.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1392 1639
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IronPort
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

IronPort Salary Trend in Manchester

IronPort
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) Content Management
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Content Management
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat