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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 775 784 832
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +48
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 91 91 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.087% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.18% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 70 81 40
Average salary £56,250 £50,800 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.72% +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,000 £36,808
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +29.87%

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
49752 49605 52244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.78% 47.57% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41004 39386 43651
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 January 2015 within the UK.

IronPort Salary Histogram in the UK

IronPort
Top 22 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 29 January 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
England +16 86 £57,500 +15.00% 8
London +5 50 £57,500 +4.54% 5
City of London +19 29 £60,000 +9.09% 4
South East -20 22 £27,500 -46.07% 1
Reading +4 12 £27,500 -50.00%
Berkshire 0 12 £27,500 -50.00%
North West +4 11 £67,500 +74.19% 2
Cheshire +5 8 £67,500 +74.19%
Hampshire -34 6 £60,000 +7.14% 1
Knutsford - 5 £67,500 -
Basingstoke - 4 - -
Lewes - 4 - -
East Sussex - 4 - -
Scotland +7 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Manchester -3 3 £65,000 - 2
Stirling -13 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Yorkshire -8 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 - -
East of England -6 1 £47,500 +39.70%
Watford -9 1 £47,500 +39.70%
Hertfordshire -18 1 £47,500 +39.70%

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 103 (55.98%) Windows
2 81 (44.02%) MS Exchange
2 81 (44.02%) Cisco
3 74 (40.22%) Symantec
4 73 (39.67%) Active Directory
5 70 (38.04%) Microsoft
6 62 (33.70%) Firewall
7 60 (32.61%) SAN
8 57 (30.98%) TCP/IP
9 56 (30.43%) PowerShell
10 55 (29.89%) DNS
11 51 (27.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 47 (25.54%) Analytical Skills
13 45 (24.46%) Exchange Server 2013
13 45 (24.46%) Wireless
13 45 (24.46%) Norton AntiVirus
14 43 (23.37%) Cisco ASA
14 43 (23.37%) VMware
14 43 (23.37%) ITIL
15 42 (22.83%) Migration
15 42 (22.83%) McAfee
15 42 (22.83%) Windows Server 2008
15 42 (22.83%) Load Balancing
16 41 (22.28%) Lync
17 40 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
18 39 (21.20%) Finance
19 37 (20.11%) Juniper
20 36 (19.57%) Blackberry
21 35 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
22 34 (18.48%) Citrix

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (44.02%) MS Exchange
2 45 (24.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 41 (22.28%) Lync
4 40 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (14.13%) IIS
6 22 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (9.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 17 (9.24%) Lotus Domino
8 12 (6.52%) SharePoint
9 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.63%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.26%) SaaS
2 5 (2.72%) Office 365
3 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (33.70%) Firewall
2 60 (32.61%) SAN
3 57 (30.98%) TCP/IP
4 55 (29.89%) DNS
5 45 (24.46%) Wireless
6 43 (23.37%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (16.30%) VPN
8 29 (15.76%) SMTP
9 27 (14.67%) NAS
9 27 (14.67%) VLAN
10 23 (12.50%) Wireless Security
11 22 (11.96%) WAN
12 20 (10.87%) Unified Communications
13 15 (8.15%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (8.15%) DHCP
13 15 (8.15%) Network Security
14 14 (7.61%) MPLS
14 14 (7.61%) VoIP
15 13 (7.07%) BGP
15 13 (7.07%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
General
1 39 (21.20%) Finance
2 27 (14.67%) Law
3 7 (3.80%) Banking
4 6 (3.26%) Legal
5 5 (2.72%) Back Office
6 3 (1.63%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.09%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (24.46%) Security Engineer
2 24 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 22 (11.96%) Consultant
4 20 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 18 (9.78%) Information Security Engineer
6 15 (8.15%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (7.61%) Analyst
8 13 (7.07%) Trainee
9 11 (5.98%) Architect
10 10 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.43%) Messaging Specialist
11 9 (4.89%) Team Leader
11 9 (4.89%) Messaging Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) IT Security Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) Exchange Specialist
13 7 (3.80%) Systems Support Engineer
13 7 (3.80%) Senior Security Engineer
13 7 (3.80%) Security Analyst
13 7 (3.80%) Systems Support
13 7 (3.80%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.59%) .NET
2 6 (3.26%) XMPP
3 1 (0.54%) Middleware
3 1 (0.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (25.54%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (19.57%) Blackberry
3 27 (14.67%) Clustering
4 21 (11.41%) Management Information System
5 18 (9.78%) PKI
6 15 (8.15%) Replication
7 10 (5.43%) AVVID
8 5 (2.72%) CMDB
8 5 (2.72%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.63%) iPhone
10 2 (1.09%) CLARiiON
10 2 (1.09%) SecurID
11 1 (0.54%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.54%) Statistics
11 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 103 (55.98%) Windows
2 51 (27.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 42 (22.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (8.70%) UNIX
5 12 (6.52%) Windows XP
5 12 (6.52%) Windows 8
6 11 (5.98%) Linux
7 5 (2.72%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.17%) Android
8 4 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.37%) ITIL
2 42 (22.83%) Migration
2 42 (22.83%) Load Balancing
3 33 (17.93%) Information Security
4 22 (11.96%) Network Monitoring
5 21 (11.41%) Network Design
6 20 (10.87%) Incident Management
7 19 (10.33%) Database Security
8 16 (8.70%) Risk Management
8 16 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (4.89%) Service Delivery
11 8 (4.35%) SIEM
11 8 (4.35%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.26%) Benchmarking
12 6 (3.26%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (2.72%) CRM
14 4 (2.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 4 (2.17%) Network Load Balancing
14 4 (2.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 56 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 27 (14.67%) Perl
3 25 (13.59%) VB.NET
4 9 (4.89%) VB
5 2 (1.09%) Python
6 1 (0.54%) LotusScript
6 1 (0.54%) C
6 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (14.13%) Degree
2 20 (10.87%) CISSP
2 20 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (10.33%) CISM
4 17 (9.24%) CEH
5 15 (8.15%) CCNP
6 14 (7.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (7.07%) CCA
7 13 (7.07%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (6.52%) CCNA
9 8 (4.35%) PhD
10 6 (3.26%) RHCSA
11 4 (2.17%) CCSA
12 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.63%) MCSE
13 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.09%) CCDP
13 2 (1.09%) CCIE
13 2 (1.09%) CISMP
14 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.50%) SLA
2 13 (7.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (39.67%) Active Directory
2 35 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.96%) XenApp
4 20 (10.87%) Snort
5 13 (7.07%) VMware Server
6 12 (6.52%) XenServer
7 9 (4.89%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (3.80%) ISA Server
9 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.54%) vSphere
10 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 45 (24.46%) Norton AntiVirus
2 34 (18.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 22 (11.96%) SCOM
4 12 (6.52%) Backup Exec
4 12 (6.52%) CiscoWorks
4 12 (6.52%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (5.43%) SCCM
6 4 (2.17%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (1.09%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 81 (44.02%) Cisco
2 74 (40.22%) Symantec
3 70 (38.04%) Microsoft
4 43 (23.37%) VMware
5 42 (22.83%) McAfee
6 37 (20.11%) Juniper
7 34 (18.48%) Citrix
8 24 (13.04%) HP
8 24 (13.04%) CheckPoint
9 23 (12.50%) EMC
10 19 (10.33%) SolarWinds
11 18 (9.78%) F5
11 18 (9.78%) Websense
12 15 (8.15%) Lotus
13 13 (7.07%) Veeam
14 12 (6.52%) Polycom
14 12 (6.52%) Blue Coat
14 12 (6.52%) NetApp
14 12 (6.52%) MobileIron
15 9 (4.89%) ScanSafe
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