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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 227 234 240
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 7 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.49% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 14
Average salary - £35,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.07%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £39,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+19.49% -30.86%
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
2735 3042 3361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.31% 44.64% 45.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2165 2445 2788
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 £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 29 May 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 - 5 - -
Cheshire -9 2 - -
IronPort
England

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 20 (68.97%) Cisco
2 19 (65.52%) MS Exchange
3 10 (34.48%) IBM
3 10 (34.48%) Dell
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (34.48%) Juniper
3 10 (34.48%) Lotus
3 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
3 10 (34.48%) IBM Notes
3 10 (34.48%) SharePoint
3 10 (34.48%) NetScreen
3 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
3 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
3 10 (34.48%) Finance
3 10 (34.48%) Advertising
3 10 (34.48%) Blue Coat
3 10 (34.48%) CCSE
3 10 (34.48%) Fortinet
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco PIX
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (34.48%) Tufin
3 10 (34.48%) Lync
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco ISE
3 10 (34.48%) AirWatch
4 9 (31.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (31.03%) NAS
4 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
4 9 (31.03%) Load Balancing

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (65.52%) MS Exchange
2 10 (34.48%) IBM Notes
2 10 (34.48%) SharePoint
2 10 (34.48%) Lync
3 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (31.03%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) NetScreen
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco PIX
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco ISE
2 9 (31.03%) NAS
2 9 (31.03%) SAN
2 9 (31.03%) SMTP
2 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
2 9 (31.03%) DNS
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
1 10 (34.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
1 10 (34.48%) Consultant
1 10 (34.48%) Security Consultant
1 10 (34.48%) Technical Consultant
1 10 (34.48%) Security Technical Consultant
1 10 (34.48%) Messaging Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Security Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
2 9 (31.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
2 9 (31.03%) Load Balancing
2 9 (31.03%) Migration
2 9 (31.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
1 9 (31.03%) Perl
1 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (34.48%) CCSE
2 5 (17.24%) JNCIS
2 5 (17.24%) JNCIP
2 5 (17.24%) CCIE
2 5 (17.24%) CCNP
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) AirWatch
2 9 (31.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 9 (31.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) IBM
2 10 (34.48%) Dell
2 10 (34.48%) Juniper
2 10 (34.48%) Lotus
2 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
2 10 (34.48%) Blue Coat
2 10 (34.48%) Fortinet
2 10 (34.48%) Tufin
3 9 (31.03%) Symantec