The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 79 84 84
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.40% 0.12% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.22% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -32.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -26.08%
IronPort
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
408 451 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 53.90% 52.75% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 317 392 433
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

IronPort
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

IronPort Salary Trend in Southampton

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Websense
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) vMotion
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (33.33%) FCoE
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Websense
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix