The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 3 September 2014 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
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IronPort
Rank 433 417 425
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 20 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.090% 0.038% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.076% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 9
Average salary £58,000 £59,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.52% +8.18%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.17%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11208 10575 11272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.66% 49.64% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8644 8490 9451
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IronPort across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IronPort
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IronPort across the South East region.

IronPort Salary Trend in the South East

IronPort
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IronPort across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2014.

IronPort Salary Histogram in the South East

IronPort
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IronPort within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Hampshire +3 16 £58,000 -2.52%
Berkshire - 4 £27,500 -
IronPort
England

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 30 (73.17%) Firewall
2 23 (56.10%) Windows
3 22 (53.66%) Cisco
4 21 (51.22%) DNS
4 21 (51.22%) UNIX
5 20 (48.78%) CheckPoint
6 18 (43.90%) Juniper
7 15 (36.59%) Network Security
7 15 (36.59%) Mentoring
8 13 (31.71%) ISA Server
8 13 (31.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (29.27%) Blue Coat
10 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (26.83%) VPN
10 11 (26.83%) CCNP
11 10 (24.39%) McAfee
12 9 (21.95%) Nokia
12 9 (21.95%) Citrix
12 9 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (21.95%) Fortinet
13 8 (19.51%) Cisco PIX
14 7 (17.07%) VLAN
14 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
14 7 (17.07%) JNCIS
14 7 (17.07%) NetScaler
14 7 (17.07%) Cisco ISE
14 7 (17.07%) Tufin
14 7 (17.07%) Linux
14 7 (17.07%) NetScreen
14 7 (17.07%) CCSE

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) Firewall
2 21 (51.22%) DNS
3 15 (36.59%) Network Security
4 11 (26.83%) VPN
5 9 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (19.51%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (17.07%) NetScaler
7 7 (17.07%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (17.07%) NetScreen
7 7 (17.07%) VLAN
8 6 (14.63%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.88%) Internet
9 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
9 2 (4.88%) LAN
9 2 (4.88%) SMS
9 2 (4.88%) WAN
9 2 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.44%) FCoE
10 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Security Engineer
2 18 (43.90%) Senior Security Engineer
3 15 (36.59%) IT Security Engineer
4 14 (34.15%) Network Engineer
5 13 (31.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Security Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Architect
9 2 (4.88%) IT Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Applications Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) IT Security Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Server Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Trainee
9 2 (4.88%) Lead Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Server Specialist
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Server Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (56.10%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) UNIX
3 7 (17.07%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Mentoring
2 13 (31.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL
5 2 (4.88%) Validation
5 2 (4.88%) Information Security
5 2 (4.88%) Release Management
5 2 (4.88%) Coaching
5 2 (4.88%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.88%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (4.88%) SIEM
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.44%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.44%) Time Management
6 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.44%) Network Management
6 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) Perl
1 1 (2.44%) PHP
1 1 (2.44%) VBScript
1 1 (2.44%) Python
1 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) CCNP
1 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.07%) JNCIS
2 7 (17.07%) CCSE
3 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.88%) CCNA
4 2 (4.88%) CISSP
4 2 (4.88%) MCSE
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) ISA Server
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) XenApp
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) Snort
5 1 (2.44%) Postfix
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
1 3 (7.32%) SCOM
2 2 (4.88%) Cryoserver
2 2 (4.88%) MOM
2 2 (4.88%) ARCserve
2 2 (4.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Cisco
2 20 (48.78%) CheckPoint
3 18 (43.90%) Juniper
4 12 (29.27%) Blue Coat
5 10 (24.39%) McAfee
6 9 (21.95%) Fortinet
6 9 (21.95%) Nokia
6 9 (21.95%) Citrix
7 7 (17.07%) VMware
7 7 (17.07%) Tufin
8 6 (14.63%) Brocade
9 5 (12.20%) Websense
10 4 (9.76%) Intel
11 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
11 3 (7.32%) HP
12 2 (4.88%) Symantec
12 2 (4.88%) Fujitsu
12 2 (4.88%) F5
12 2 (4.88%) LogLogic
12 2 (4.88%) MobileIron