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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 236 233 267
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +34
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 12 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.077% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £67,500 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.19% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £38,723
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +29.12%
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
3061 2984 3629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.01% 46.00% 46.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2628 2462 3086
Average salary £39,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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
Cheshire +1 8 £67,500 +74.19% 1
Manchester -10 4 £65,000 - 2
IronPort
England

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 29 (96.67%) MS Exchange
2 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 26 (86.67%) SMTP
3 26 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (83.33%) Load Balancing
4 25 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (83.33%) PowerShell
4 25 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (83.33%) NAS
4 25 (83.33%) Clustering
4 25 (83.33%) Migration
4 25 (83.33%) TCP/IP
4 25 (83.33%) DNS
4 25 (83.33%) Perl
4 25 (83.33%) VB.NET
4 25 (83.33%) .NET
4 25 (83.33%) IIS
4 25 (83.33%) ITIL
4 25 (83.33%) Windows
4 25 (83.33%) SAN
4 25 (83.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 25 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (83.33%) Symantec
5 24 (80.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 16 (53.33%) Finance
7 4 (13.33%) Lync
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco
7 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 3 (10.00%) IBM
8 3 (10.00%) IBM Notes

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 29 (96.67%) MS Exchange
2 26 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 25 (83.33%) IIS
4 4 (13.33%) Lync
4 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (10.00%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) SMTP
2 25 (83.33%) NAS
2 25 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 25 (83.33%) DNS
2 25 (83.33%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) MPLS
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Team Leader
2 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Messaging Specialist
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Specialist
3 5 (16.67%) Email Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Messaging Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (83.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
1 25 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Load Balancing
1 25 (83.33%) Migration
1 25 (83.33%) ITIL
2 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (3.33%) Content Management
2 1 (3.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 25 (83.33%) Perl
1 25 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (83.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 24 (80.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.33%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Symantec
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) Lotus
3 3 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (3.33%) Juniper
4 1 (3.33%) Sophos
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.33%) Trend Micro
Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £60000 per annum + £7,200Car allowance+15% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Co-operative
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits (dependant on experience)
Posted: 23 days ago