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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 424 438 416
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 20 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.095% 0.090% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.18% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 9
Average salary £52,189 £58,000 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.01% -1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,600 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £65,400
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £52,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.59%
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
10548 11158 10484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.05% 50.07% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8582 8570 8400
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
Hampshire +25 16 £52,189 -10.01% 1
Berkshire +9 4 - -
IronPort
England

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 42 (87.50%) Firewall
2 30 (62.50%) Cisco
2 30 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 28 (58.33%) Juniper
4 27 (56.25%) Blue Coat
4 27 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (52.08%) NetScreen
6 24 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
6 24 (50.00%) Fortinet
7 23 (47.92%) Tufin
8 22 (45.83%) Cisco ISE
9 21 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (41.67%) Windows
10 20 (41.67%) CCSE
11 19 (39.58%) JNCIS
12 18 (37.50%) UNIX
12 18 (37.50%) DNS
12 18 (37.50%) CCIE
13 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (25.00%) ISA Server
15 11 (22.92%) Root Cause Analysis
16 7 (14.58%) Patch Management
17 6 (12.50%) 802.1X
17 6 (12.50%) Network Security
18 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
18 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
18 5 (10.42%) Information Security
19 4 (8.33%) VPN
19 4 (8.33%) Nokia
20 3 (6.25%) Websense

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 42 (87.50%) Firewall
2 27 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (52.08%) NetScreen
4 24 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
5 22 (45.83%) Cisco ISE
6 18 (37.50%) DNS
7 6 (12.50%) Network Security
8 4 (8.33%) VPN
9 3 (6.25%) WAN
9 3 (6.25%) SSL
9 3 (6.25%) IPsec
9 3 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (4.17%) tcpdump
10 2 (4.17%) Wireshark
10 2 (4.17%) Wireless
11 1 (2.08%) FCoE
11 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Consultant
1 22 (45.83%) Security Consultant
2 18 (37.50%) Senior Consultant
2 18 (37.50%) Senior Security Consultant
3 16 (33.33%) Firewall Consultant
4 13 (27.08%) Security Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Administrator
5 7 (14.58%) Security Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Security Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Security Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Network Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (6.25%) Designer
8 3 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.17%) Lead Designer
9 2 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) UNIX
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (14.58%) Patch Management
3 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.42%) Information Security
4 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.25%) Coaching
4 3 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL
5 2 (4.17%) Change Control
5 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.08%) Network Management
6 1 (2.08%) Time Management
6 1 (2.08%) Budget Control
6 1 (2.08%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) VBScript
1 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (41.67%) CCSE
3 19 (39.58%) JNCIS
4 18 (37.50%) CCIE
5 3 (6.25%) CCNP
6 1 (2.08%) CCNA
6 1 (2.08%) CISSP
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.08%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) MCSE
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (6.25%) XenApp
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCOM
1 1 (2.08%) vMotion
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) Cisco
1 30 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 28 (58.33%) Juniper
3 27 (56.25%) Blue Coat
4 24 (50.00%) Fortinet
5 23 (47.92%) Tufin
6 4 (8.33%) Nokia
7 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.25%) Websense
7 3 (6.25%) F5
8 2 (4.17%) VMware
8 2 (4.17%) Brocade
8 2 (4.17%) HP
8 2 (4.17%) Intel
8 2 (4.17%) Citrix
9 1 (2.08%) McAfee
9 1 (2.08%) Foundry
9 1 (2.08%) 3PAR