The first table below looks at the demand for ISA Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 25 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 of the System Software category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank - 240 222
Permanent jobs citing ISA Server 0 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.069% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category - 0.88% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 19
Average salary - £25,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.92%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -0.71%
System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
705 571 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.91% 7.87% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 589 472 673
Average salary £33,264 £37,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% +0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
ISA Server
England

ISA Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ISA Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ISA Server
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ISA Server Salary Trend in the North West

ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing ISA Server 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 ISA Server.

1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) MCSE
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) MCP
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) MCDST
5 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Server
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM
5 3 (33.33%) Business Transformation
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (33.33%) Symantec
5 3 (33.33%) NetApp
5 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing ISA Server 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 ISA Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Desktop Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support
3 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCP
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (44.44%) MCDST
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCSP
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
1 2 (22.22%) QA
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Server
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) NetApp
2 3 (33.33%) Symantec
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint