The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 244 239 225
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 7 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.26% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 11
Average salary - £45,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £50,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-2.97% -12.17%
IronPort
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2876 3128 3234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.80% 43.95% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2273 2493 2748
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IronPort
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IronPort Salary Trend in the North West

IronPort
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IronPort within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Manchester +7 7 - -
IronPort
England

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 15 (65.22%) Service Delivery
3 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
3 10 (43.48%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) Blue Coat
3 10 (43.48%) CCSE
3 10 (43.48%) Fortinet
3 10 (43.48%) CheckPoint
3 10 (43.48%) NetScreen
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (43.48%) Juniper
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco PIX
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (43.48%) Tufin
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco ISE
3 10 (43.48%) 802.1X
4 8 (34.78%) AirWatch
4 8 (34.78%) Lync
4 8 (34.78%) Lotus
4 8 (34.78%) IBM
4 8 (34.78%) IBM Notes
4 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
4 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
4 8 (34.78%) Dell
4 8 (34.78%) Advertising
5 5 (21.74%) Banking
5 5 (21.74%) Retail
5 5 (21.74%) JNCIS
5 5 (21.74%) JNCIP
5 5 (21.74%) Windows

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (34.78%) Lync
1 8 (34.78%) IBM Notes
1 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
1 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) NetScreen
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco PIX
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco ISE
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Advertising
3 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Security Technical Consultant
1 10 (43.48%) Security Consultant
1 10 (43.48%) Technical Consultant
1 10 (43.48%) Consultant
2 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Messaging Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Security Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Support Technician
3 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) CCSE
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (21.74%) JNCIS
2 5 (21.74%) JNCIP
2 5 (21.74%) CCIE
2 5 (21.74%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) Blue Coat
2 10 (43.48%) Fortinet
2 10 (43.48%) CheckPoint
2 10 (43.48%) Juniper
2 10 (43.48%) Tufin
3 8 (34.78%) Lotus
3 8 (34.78%) IBM
3 8 (34.78%) Dell
4 5 (21.74%) RightFax