The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IronPort Systems.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IronPort
Rank 234 221 248
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +27
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 7 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.097% 0.25% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.56% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% -24.78%
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-12.17% +9.52%
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3192 3238 3795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.36% 44.86% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2535 2751 3297
Average salary £36,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IronPort
England

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 31 July 2014. 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 -21 4 £35,000 -15.66% 1
Manchester -5 3 £45,000 +4.04%
IronPort
England

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (90.00%) Blue Coat
1 18 (90.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 16 (80.00%) Juniper
3 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (75.00%) Symantec
3 15 (75.00%) McAfee
3 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (75.00%) Websense
3 15 (75.00%) SIEM
3 15 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (65.00%) Nessus
5 13 (65.00%) Snort
5 13 (65.00%) Qualys
5 13 (65.00%) Lumension
5 13 (65.00%) McAfee ePO
5 13 (65.00%) Cyber Security
5 13 (65.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 13 (65.00%) Becrypt
5 13 (65.00%) LogRhythm
5 13 (65.00%) Splunk
6 12 (60.00%) Network Security
7 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (45.00%) Windows
9 8 (40.00%) CISSP
9 8 (40.00%) SSCP
9 8 (40.00%) CEH
10 7 (35.00%) HTTP

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Lync
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (60.00%) Network Security
4 7 (35.00%) HTTP
4 7 (35.00%) HTTPS
4 7 (35.00%) SSL
5 3 (15.00%) LAN
5 3 (15.00%) WAN
5 3 (15.00%) Firewall
5 3 (15.00%) MPLS
6 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.00%) SMTP
General
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Security Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Security Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Solaris
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) SIEM
1 15 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (65.00%) Cyber Security
3 7 (35.00%) Migration
3 7 (35.00%) Service Management
3 7 (35.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) Content Management
4 3 (15.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) CISSP
2 8 (40.00%) SSCP
2 8 (40.00%) CEH
3 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Snort
2 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) Nessus
1 13 (65.00%) McAfee ePO
1 13 (65.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (10.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Blue Coat
2 16 (80.00%) Juniper
3 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (75.00%) Symantec
3 15 (75.00%) McAfee
3 15 (75.00%) Websense
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (65.00%) Qualys
5 13 (65.00%) Lumension
5 13 (65.00%) Becrypt
5 13 (65.00%) LogRhythm
5 13 (65.00%) Splunk
6 7 (35.00%) Fujitsu
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco
7 3 (15.00%) VMware
8 1 (5.00%) Sophos
8 1 (5.00%) Trend Micro
Cheshire
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Salary: On application + excellent package
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