The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IronPort
Rank 805 816 817
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 90 70 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.065% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 85 46 45
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,800 £44,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+26.81% +20.54%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54147 51245 54965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.49% 47.37% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 43177 41951 45827
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IronPort
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IronPort within the UK.

IronPort Salary Trend in the UK

IronPort
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IronPort over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 within the UK.

IronPort Salary Histogram in the UK

IronPort
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IronPort within the UK over the 3 months to 20 October 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
England +5 88 £52,500 -8.69% 5
London +25 49 £52,500 -19.23% 2
City of London +21 21 £57,500 +15.00% 1
South East +10 18 £55,000 - 3
North West -14 16 £65,000 +49.42%
Hampshire +2 13 £58,000 +5.45% 1
Cheshire -16 9 £65,000 +62.50%
Manchester -13 7 £65,000 -
Havant - 7 £58,000 -
Yorkshire -38 4 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £27,500 - 1
Reading - 4 £27,500 - 1
Leeds - 4 £47,500 -
Southampton +1 2 £55,000 -4.34%
South West -22 2 £47,500 +15.85%
Runcorn +4 1 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £53,250 -
Devon - 1 £47,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £65,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £53,250 -
Plymouth - 1 £47,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 93 (55.03%) Windows
2 83 (49.11%) Microsoft
3 81 (47.93%) MS Exchange
4 80 (47.34%) Active Directory
5 73 (43.20%) DNS
5 73 (43.20%) Cisco
6 71 (42.01%) Firewall
7 55 (32.54%) SAN
8 51 (30.18%) Symantec
9 46 (27.22%) TCP/IP
10 45 (26.63%) Analytical Skills
11 44 (26.04%) Blackberry
12 43 (25.44%) Cisco ASA
13 40 (23.67%) VPN
13 40 (23.67%) Juniper
14 37 (21.89%) PowerShell
14 37 (21.89%) Load Balancing
15 36 (21.30%) EMC
16 35 (20.71%) HP
17 34 (20.12%) Windows Server 2003
17 34 (20.12%) VMware
18 33 (19.53%) NAS
19 32 (18.93%) Exchange Server 2007
19 32 (18.93%) Finance
19 32 (18.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 31 (18.34%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (18.34%) Exchange Server 2010
21 30 (17.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
21 30 (17.75%) Wireless
22 29 (17.16%) Lync

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 81 (47.93%) MS Exchange
2 32 (18.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 32 (18.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 31 (18.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (17.16%) Lync
5 22 (13.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (12.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (10.06%) Lotus Domino
8 14 (8.28%) IIS
9 10 (5.92%) SharePoint
10 6 (3.55%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.59%) Apache
12 1 (0.59%) CMS
12 1 (0.59%) TeamSite
Applications
1 14 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.16%) Office 365
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.18%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (43.20%) DNS
2 71 (42.01%) Firewall
3 55 (32.54%) SAN
4 46 (27.22%) TCP/IP
5 43 (25.44%) Cisco ASA
6 40 (23.67%) VPN
7 33 (19.53%) NAS
8 30 (17.75%) Wireless
9 28 (16.57%) Network Security
10 25 (14.79%) VLAN
11 22 (13.02%) Intrusion Detection
12 21 (12.43%) WAN
13 20 (11.83%) DHCP
14 19 (11.24%) Unified Communications
15 18 (10.65%) SMTP
16 17 (10.06%) LAN
17 15 (8.88%) MPLS
18 13 (7.69%) TACACS
19 12 (7.10%) Internet
20 11 (6.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.59%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 32 (18.93%) Finance
2 27 (15.98%) Law
3 5 (2.96%) Legal
4 2 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (0.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (26.04%) Security Engineer
2 29 (17.16%) Network Engineer
3 24 (14.20%) Senior Security Engineer
4 22 (13.02%) IT Security Engineer
5 19 (11.24%) Support Engineer
6 16 (9.47%) Systems Engineer
7 15 (8.88%) Messaging Engineer
8 12 (7.10%) Network Security Engineer
8 12 (7.10%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (6.51%) Consultant
10 9 (5.33%) Messaging Specialist
11 8 (4.73%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (4.14%) Systems Support
12 7 (4.14%) Systems Support Engineer
13 6 (3.55%) Exchange Specialist
13 6 (3.55%) Senior Network Security Engineer
13 6 (3.55%) Information Security Engineer
14 5 (2.96%) Implementation Engineer
14 5 (2.96%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (1.18%) WSH
3 1 (0.59%) Middleware
3 1 (0.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (26.63%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (26.04%) Blackberry
3 28 (16.57%) Clustering
4 17 (10.06%) CLARiiON
5 14 (8.28%) PKI
6 10 (5.92%) Replication
7 9 (5.33%) AVVID
8 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
9 7 (4.14%) SecurID
10 5 (2.96%) CMDB
11 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
12 3 (1.78%) Statistics
13 2 (1.18%) iPhone
13 2 (1.18%) EqualLogic
13 2 (1.18%) Hedge funds
13 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.59%) iPad
14 1 (0.59%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 93 (55.03%) Windows
2 34 (20.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (15.98%) UNIX
4 24 (14.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (13.61%) Android
6 22 (13.02%) Linux
7 20 (11.83%) Windows Mobile
7 20 (11.83%) Apple iOS
8 11 (6.51%) Windows 8
9 10 (5.92%) Windows XP
10 6 (3.55%) Solaris
11 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.59%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.89%) Load Balancing
2 26 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 25 (14.79%) Migration
4 22 (13.02%) ITIL
5 21 (12.43%) Mentoring
6 16 (9.47%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (7.10%) Network Design
8 11 (6.51%) PRINCE2
8 11 (6.51%) Information Security
9 10 (5.92%) MOF
10 9 (5.33%) Risk Management
11 7 (4.14%) Incident Management
11 7 (4.14%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (4.14%) Change Control
11 7 (4.14%) Database Security
12 6 (3.55%) SIEM
13 5 (2.96%) Content Management
13 5 (2.96%) Vulnerability Management
13 5 (2.96%) Cyber Security
13 5 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 37 (21.89%) PowerShell
2 13 (7.69%) Perl
2 13 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 7 (4.14%) LotusScript
4 6 (3.55%) VB
5 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (13.61%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (12.43%) CCNP
3 15 (8.88%) Degree
4 13 (7.69%) CCNA
5 12 (7.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (6.51%) CISSP
6 11 (6.51%) CEH
7 10 (5.92%) CCA
7 10 (5.92%) Citrix Certification
7 10 (5.92%) PhD
8 7 (4.14%) CISM
9 6 (3.55%) SC Cleared
9 6 (3.55%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.96%) JNCIS
10 5 (2.96%) CCSE
11 4 (2.37%) SSCP
12 2 (1.18%) MCSE
12 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.14%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (47.34%) Active Directory
2 31 (18.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (11.83%) XenApp
4 17 (10.06%) ISA Server
5 12 (7.10%) Snort
5 12 (7.10%) XenServer
6 10 (5.92%) VMware Server
7 6 (3.55%) Sendmail
8 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (2.37%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.78%) Hyper-V
11 2 (1.18%) UAG
11 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.18%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.59%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 30 (17.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 22 (13.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 16 (9.47%) SCOM
4 12 (7.10%) Backup Exec
4 12 (7.10%) CiscoWorks
4 12 (7.10%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (3.55%) MAILsweeper
5 6 (3.55%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (2.96%) Nessus
6 5 (2.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (2.37%) SCCM
8 2 (1.18%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 83 (49.11%) Microsoft
2 73 (43.20%) Cisco
3 51 (30.18%) Symantec
4 40 (23.67%) Juniper
5 36 (21.30%) EMC
6 35 (20.71%) HP
7 34 (20.12%) VMware
8 28 (16.57%) NetApp
9 27 (15.98%) Citrix
10 23 (13.61%) SolarWinds
10 23 (13.61%) CheckPoint
11 21 (12.43%) MobileIron
12 19 (11.24%) McAfee
13 18 (10.65%) RightFax
14 17 (10.06%) Blue Coat
15 10 (5.92%) Veeam
15 10 (5.92%) Polycom
15 10 (5.92%) Lotus
15 10 (5.92%) F5
16 9 (5.33%) ScanSafe
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