The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 235 233 211
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.067% 0.033% 0.058%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.078% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -26.08%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2705 2567 2249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.12% 42.10% 43.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2171 2056 1931
Average salary £38,648 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IronPort
Salary Trend in the South West

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

IronPort Salary Trend in the South West

IronPort
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IronPort within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Gloucestershire - 3 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
IronPort
England

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) Websense
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
3 3 (42.86%) ProCurve
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) HP ASE
3 3 (42.86%) HP MASE
3 3 (42.86%) Tripwire
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
3 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
3 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) Veeam
3 3 (42.86%) Meraki
3 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (42.86%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Software-Defined Networking
2 3 (42.86%) TACACS
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Network Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
1 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) HP ASE
1 3 (42.86%) HP MASE
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) XenServer
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Websense
3 3 (42.86%) Meraki
3 3 (42.86%) Tripwire
3 3 (42.86%) ProCurve
3 3 (42.86%) Veeam
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) 3PAR