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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IronPort
Rank 180 180 172
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.24% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 6
Average salary £65,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +31.50%
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
1843 1643 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.20% 43.90% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 1378 1481
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IronPort across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

IronPort Salary Histogram in Manchester

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) Clustering
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (60.00%) SMTP
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (60.00%) Symantec
2 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) NAS
2 6 (60.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) LAN

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) IIS
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SMTP
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
1 6 (60.00%) NAS
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (30.00%) Messaging Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Email Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
1 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Content Management
2 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 4 (40.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Perl
1 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (60.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Symantec
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper