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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IronPort
Rank 228 243 244
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 3 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.054% 0.21% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.49% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
Average salary £40,000 £67,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.74% +74.19%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £57,502 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-21.74% +27.78%
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
2294 3079 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.19% 43.82% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1904 2616 2472
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 10 February 2016. 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 +18 3 £40,000 -38.46%
IronPort
England

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
1 19 (95.00%) Windows Server
2 17 (85.00%) RightFax
3 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
4 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco
6 8 (40.00%) Symantec
7 6 (30.00%) Migration
7 6 (30.00%) Banking
8 5 (25.00%) Retail
9 3 (15.00%) VLAN
9 3 (15.00%) Veeam
9 3 (15.00%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (15.00%) VMware
9 3 (15.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) Intel Security
9 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (15.00%) Lotus
9 3 (15.00%) IBM Notes
9 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
9 3 (15.00%) LAN
9 3 (15.00%) WLAN
9 3 (15.00%) WAN
9 3 (15.00%) DHCP
9 3 (15.00%) VPN
9 3 (15.00%) DNS
10 1 (5.00%) Microsoft

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DHCP
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) VLAN
1 3 (15.00%) VPN
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
1 3 (15.00%) WLAN
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Messaging Support
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Support
3 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
3 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Technician
3 7 (35.00%) Support Technician
4 6 (30.00%) Messaging Technician
5 3 (15.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 3 (15.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) IT Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) IT Support
5 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) IronPort Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) IronPort Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
1 19 (95.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) RightFax
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 8 (40.00%) Symantec
4 3 (15.00%) Intel Security
4 3 (15.00%) Lotus
4 3 (15.00%) Veeam
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft