The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IronPort Systems.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IronPort
Rank 864 813 854
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +41
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 71 75 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.066% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.14% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 51 57 38
Average salary £50,589 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.60% -3.88%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57835 55228 60138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.12% 48.84% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 46278 44987 50706
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

IronPort Salary Histogram in the UK

IronPort
Top 30 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -45 67 £50,000 - 5
London -51 28 £55,000 -1.78% 2
South East -4 19 £47,500 -25.19% 1
Cheshire +5 10 £37,500 - 1
North West -12 10 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Warrington -17 10 £37,500 - 1
City of London -16 8 £55,000 -1.78% 2
Hampshire -9 7 £53,589 -11.78% 1
Berkshire - 7 £50,000 -
Midlands - 6 £57,500 -
Havant -11 3 £56,000 +45.45%
Reading - 3 £55,000 -
Stirling - 3 £55,000 -
Scotland - 3 £55,000 -
Farnborough - 3 - -
East Midlands - 2 £39,500 - 1
Kent - 2 £45,000 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £45,000 -
Slough - 2 £37,500 -
Bristol +4 1 £38,800 +55.20%
South West -1 1 £38,800 +55.20%
East of England -5 1 £34,000 +13.33%
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £39,500 -
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £51,177 -
Leicestershire - 1 £39,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £34,000 -
Watford - 1 £34,000 -

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 113 (70.19%) Cisco
2 102 (63.35%) Windows
3 96 (59.63%) Microsoft
4 81 (50.31%) MS Exchange
5 76 (47.20%) Active Directory
6 73 (45.34%) Blackberry
7 72 (44.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 66 (40.99%) Firewall
8 66 (40.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 65 (40.37%) Symantec
10 59 (36.65%) Finance
10 59 (36.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 57 (35.40%) Migration
12 54 (33.54%) Lync
12 54 (33.54%) PowerShell
12 54 (33.54%) Cisco ASA
13 52 (32.30%) CheckPoint
14 49 (30.43%) McAfee
15 47 (29.19%) Juniper
16 45 (27.95%) Network Security
17 44 (27.33%) SCOM
18 43 (26.71%) Lotus
18 43 (26.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
19 42 (26.09%) Lotus Domino
20 39 (24.22%) F5
21 34 (21.12%) Security Cleared
21 34 (21.12%) Cisco Certification
21 34 (21.12%) TCP/IP
22 33 (20.50%) SC Cleared
22 33 (20.50%) Blue Coat

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (50.31%) MS Exchange
2 72 (44.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 54 (33.54%) Lync
4 42 (26.09%) Lotus Domino
5 23 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 21 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (11.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (5.59%) Office Communications Server
9 9 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (1.24%) IIS
11 1 (0.62%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.62%) Apache
11 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (3.73%) MS Office
2 3 (1.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (40.99%) Firewall
2 54 (33.54%) Cisco ASA
3 45 (27.95%) Network Security
4 34 (21.12%) TCP/IP
5 29 (18.01%) DNS
6 25 (15.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 25 (15.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 22 (13.66%) WAN
7 22 (13.66%) SAN
8 20 (12.42%) VPN
9 17 (10.56%) SSL
10 15 (9.32%) LAN
11 12 (7.45%) SMTP
11 12 (7.45%) DHCP
11 12 (7.45%) NAS
11 12 (7.45%) Intrusion Detection
11 12 (7.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (6.83%) NetScaler
12 11 (6.83%) Unified Communications
13 9 (5.59%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.97%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (4.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.35%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Subversion
1 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
General
1 59 (36.65%) Finance
2 17 (10.56%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.97%) Law
4 7 (4.35%) Retail
5 5 (3.11%) Legal
6 3 (1.86%) Military
6 3 (1.86%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.86%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.86%) Electronics
7 2 (1.24%) German Language
8 1 (0.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (19.88%) Messaging Specialist
2 28 (17.39%) Security Specialist
3 22 (13.66%) Exchange Specialist
4 19 (11.80%) Security Engineer
5 17 (10.56%) Messaging Engineer
6 15 (9.32%) Consultant
6 15 (9.32%) Security Consultant
7 14 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
8 13 (8.07%) Architect
8 13 (8.07%) IT Security Engineer
9 12 (7.45%) Network Security Specialist
9 12 (7.45%) Network Specialist
10 11 (6.83%) Network Engineer
11 9 (5.59%) Network Architect
12 8 (4.97%) Security Architect
12 8 (4.97%) Network Security Architect
12 8 (4.97%) Technical Consultant
13 7 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
13 7 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
14 5 (3.11%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.97%) WSH
2 3 (1.86%) Middleware
3 2 (1.24%) .NET
4 1 (0.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 73 (45.34%) Blackberry
2 11 (6.83%) Clustering
2 11 (6.83%) PKI
3 9 (5.59%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.59%) CLARiiON
4 8 (4.97%) EqualLogic
4 8 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.35%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.86%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.62%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 102 (63.35%) Windows
2 66 (40.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 59 (36.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (11.18%) UNIX
5 15 (9.32%) Linux
6 10 (6.21%) Android
6 10 (6.21%) Apple iOS
6 10 (6.21%) Solaris
7 9 (5.59%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (5.59%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.24%) VMS
9 2 (1.24%) AIX
9 2 (1.24%) HPUX
9 2 (1.24%) SUSE
9 2 (1.24%) Fedora
10 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.40%) Migration
2 22 (13.66%) ITIL
3 17 (10.56%) Integration Testing
3 17 (10.56%) SIEM
4 12 (7.45%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (5.59%) Change Control
5 9 (5.59%) Security Architecture
5 9 (5.59%) Project Management
6 8 (4.97%) Service Management
6 8 (4.97%) Project Planning
6 8 (4.97%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (4.97%) Cyber Security
7 7 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 7 (4.35%) MOF
7 7 (4.35%) Change Management
8 6 (3.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (3.73%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (3.11%) WAN Optimisation
9 5 (3.11%) Information Security
9 5 (3.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.54%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.97%) Shell Script
2 8 (4.97%) VB
3 3 (1.86%) Perl
4 2 (1.24%) PHP
4 2 (1.24%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.62%) Python
5 1 (0.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (21.12%) Cisco Certification
1 34 (21.12%) Security Cleared
2 33 (20.50%) SC Cleared
3 27 (16.77%) CCNP
4 24 (14.91%) CISSP
5 19 (11.80%) CCNA
6 10 (6.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (6.21%) Degree
7 9 (5.59%) CCSE
7 9 (5.59%) MCP
8 7 (4.35%) MCSE
8 7 (4.35%) CCIE
8 7 (4.35%) CCDE
9 5 (3.11%) JNCIS
10 4 (2.48%) CEH
10 4 (2.48%) SSCP
11 3 (1.86%) CCSA
11 3 (1.86%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.32%) SLA
2 6 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 76 (47.20%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.07%) XenApp
4 12 (7.45%) Hyper-V
5 11 (6.83%) Snort
6 9 (5.59%) ISA Server
7 8 (4.97%) MetaFrame
7 8 (4.97%) XenServer
8 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.86%) Postfix
9 1 (0.62%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.62%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.62%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 44 (27.33%) SCOM
2 43 (26.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 12 (7.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (6.21%) Nessus
4 10 (6.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 10 (6.21%) McAfee ePO
5 9 (5.59%) MAILsweeper
6 8 (4.97%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.48%) Cryoserver
8 3 (1.86%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (1.24%) WSUS
9 2 (1.24%) SCCM
9 2 (1.24%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.24%) MOM
9 2 (1.24%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.62%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 113 (70.19%) Cisco
2 96 (59.63%) Microsoft
3 65 (40.37%) Symantec
4 52 (32.30%) CheckPoint
5 49 (30.43%) McAfee
6 47 (29.19%) Juniper
7 43 (26.71%) Lotus
8 39 (24.22%) F5
9 33 (20.50%) Blue Coat
10 26 (16.15%) Websense
11 25 (15.53%) VMware
12 24 (14.91%) Citrix
12 24 (14.91%) MobileIron
13 21 (13.04%) NetApp
14 19 (11.80%) HP
15 17 (10.56%) EMC
16 14 (8.70%) LogRhythm
17 13 (8.07%) Riverbed
17 13 (8.07%) SolarWinds
18 12 (7.45%) Fortinet
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Offer Competive Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum Overtime + CCIE Sponsorship
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago