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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 759 819 848
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +29
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 136 87 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.076% 0.051%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 91 75 42
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £46,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £38,723
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +42.03%

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
51764 53915 53378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.23% 47.03% 48.66%
Number of salaries quoted 41850 42956 43645
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 £70,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +43 132 £60,000 +11.62% 5
London +54 83 £65,000 +18.18% 1
City of London +29 35 £62,500 +13.63%
South East +10 26 £50,000 -2.29%
Berkshire +17 21 £47,500 -13.63%
North West +25 18 £67,500 +74.19% 2
Cheshire +12 13 £67,500 +74.19%
Reading -10 7 £27,500 -50.00%
Hampshire -11 5 £55,000 -1.78%
Manchester - 5 £30,000 - 2
East of England +12 3 £50,000 +47.05% 1
Hertfordshire -3 2 £52,500 +54.41%
South West -7 2 £43,250 +11.46%
Wiltshire - 2 £43,250 -
Knutsford - 2 £68,750 -
Swindon - 2 £43,250 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £75,000 -
Scotland +13 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Slough +9 1 - -
Stirling -17 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Bedford - 1 £40,000 -

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 136 (56.43%) Cisco
2 113 (46.89%) Windows
3 91 (37.76%) MS Exchange
4 90 (37.34%) Cisco ASA
5 84 (34.85%) Microsoft
6 82 (34.02%) Active Directory
6 82 (34.02%) Symantec
7 80 (33.20%) Juniper
8 75 (31.12%) CheckPoint
9 71 (29.46%) Cisco Certification
10 66 (27.39%) Firewall
10 66 (27.39%) SAN
11 63 (26.14%) Blue Coat
12 61 (25.31%) Finance
13 59 (24.48%) DNS
13 59 (24.48%) Fortinet
14 52 (21.58%) PowerShell
15 51 (21.16%) Cisco PIX
15 51 (21.16%) Lync
16 49 (20.33%) Tufin
16 49 (20.33%) NetScreen
17 48 (19.92%) CCSE
18 47 (19.50%) Blackberry
19 44 (18.26%) Wireless
19 44 (18.26%) HP
20 43 (17.84%) TCP/IP
20 43 (17.84%) McAfee
20 43 (17.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
20 43 (17.84%) Analytical Skills
21 40 (16.60%) Exchange Server 2013

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 91 (37.76%) MS Exchange
2 51 (21.16%) Lync
3 40 (16.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (14.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 30 (12.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (10.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (7.88%) IIS
8 14 (5.81%) Lotus Domino
9 13 (5.39%) SharePoint
10 5 (2.07%) IBM Notes
10 5 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 15 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.71%) Office 365
2 6 (2.49%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (37.34%) Cisco ASA
2 66 (27.39%) SAN
2 66 (27.39%) Firewall
3 59 (24.48%) DNS
4 51 (21.16%) Cisco PIX
5 49 (20.33%) NetScreen
6 44 (18.26%) Wireless
7 43 (17.84%) TCP/IP
8 40 (16.60%) Cisco ISE
9 38 (15.77%) NAS
10 28 (11.62%) VPN
11 23 (9.54%) WAN
12 22 (9.13%) VLAN
13 21 (8.71%) Wireless Security
14 19 (7.88%) SMTP
15 18 (7.47%) Network Security
16 14 (5.81%) DHCP
16 14 (5.81%) LDAP
16 14 (5.81%) VoIP
16 14 (5.81%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.24%) SQL Server
1 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 61 (25.31%) Finance
2 27 (11.20%) Law
3 10 (4.15%) Legal
3 10 (4.15%) Banking
4 7 (2.90%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.07%) Back Office
5 5 (2.07%) Advertising
6 1 (0.41%) Games
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.41%) Retail
6 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 69 (28.63%) Consultant
2 49 (20.33%) Security Engineer
3 47 (19.50%) Security Consultant
4 36 (14.94%) Senior Consultant
5 33 (13.69%) Network Engineer
6 31 (12.86%) Senior Security Consultant
7 28 (11.62%) Technical Consultant
8 23 (9.54%) Messaging Engineer
9 21 (8.71%) Security Technical Consultant
10 17 (7.05%) Analyst
10 17 (7.05%) Information Security Engineer
11 16 (6.64%) Senior Technical Consultant
12 15 (6.22%) Trainee
13 13 (5.39%) Network Security Engineer
13 13 (5.39%) Support Engineer
14 12 (4.98%) Architect
15 10 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 10 (4.15%) Firewall Consultant
16 9 (3.73%) Messaging Specialist
17 8 (3.32%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.47%) .NET
2 6 (2.49%) XMPP
3 5 (2.07%) Apache FOP
4 1 (0.41%) COM
4 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.50%) Blackberry
2 43 (17.84%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (16.60%) Management Information System
4 31 (12.86%) Clustering
5 20 (8.30%) CLARiiON
6 14 (5.81%) Replication
7 11 (4.56%) PKI
8 8 (3.32%) AVVID
9 5 (2.07%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.07%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.24%) iPhone
11 2 (0.83%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 113 (46.89%) Windows
2 40 (16.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 36 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (8.71%) Apple iOS
4 21 (8.71%) Android
5 16 (6.64%) Windows Mobile
6 12 (4.98%) UNIX
7 11 (4.56%) Windows XP
7 11 (4.56%) Windows 8
8 10 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (4.15%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.90%) Linux
10 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (15.77%) ITIL
2 36 (14.94%) Service Delivery
3 35 (14.52%) Migration
4 34 (14.11%) Information Security
5 33 (13.69%) Load Balancing
6 22 (9.13%) Network Monitoring
7 18 (7.47%) Incident Management
8 17 (7.05%) Database Security
8 17 (7.05%) Network Design
9 15 (6.22%) PRINCE2
9 15 (6.22%) Risk Management
10 8 (3.32%) SIEM
10 8 (3.32%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (2.90%) DevOps
11 7 (2.90%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (2.49%) CRM
12 6 (2.49%) Benchmarking
13 5 (2.07%) Mentoring
14 4 (1.66%) Capacity Planning
14 4 (1.66%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (21.58%) PowerShell
2 24 (9.96%) Perl
3 18 (7.47%) VB.NET
4 14 (5.81%) VB
5 6 (2.49%) Python
6 3 (1.24%) SQL
6 3 (1.24%) VBScript
7 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 71 (29.46%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (19.92%) CCSE
3 36 (14.94%) CCNP
4 34 (14.11%) CCIE
5 33 (13.69%) JNCIS
6 29 (12.03%) Degree
7 18 (7.47%) CISSP
8 17 (7.05%) CISM
9 15 (6.22%) CEH
10 13 (5.39%) CCNA
11 11 (4.56%) JNCIP
12 9 (3.73%) CCA
12 9 (3.73%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (2.90%) PhD
14 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (2.07%) CCSA
15 4 (1.66%) MCSA
15 4 (1.66%) MCP
16 3 (1.24%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.79%) SLA
2 7 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (34.02%) Active Directory
2 29 (12.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (9.54%) XenApp
4 18 (7.47%) Snort
5 14 (5.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (4.56%) XenServer
7 9 (3.73%) vSphere
8 7 (2.90%) VMware Server
9 5 (2.07%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.24%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.83%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 43 (17.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 36 (14.94%) Norton AntiVirus
3 21 (8.71%) SCOM
4 17 (7.05%) SCCM
5 11 (4.56%) Backup Exec
6 10 (4.15%) CiscoWorks
6 10 (4.15%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.83%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.83%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 136 (56.43%) Cisco
2 84 (34.85%) Microsoft
3 82 (34.02%) Symantec
4 80 (33.20%) Juniper
5 75 (31.12%) CheckPoint
6 63 (26.14%) Blue Coat
7 59 (24.48%) Fortinet
8 49 (20.33%) Tufin
9 44 (18.26%) HP
10 43 (17.84%) McAfee
11 40 (16.60%) EMC
11 40 (16.60%) VMware
12 39 (16.18%) Citrix
13 32 (13.28%) NetApp
14 30 (12.45%) MobileIron
15 24 (9.96%) Websense
16 20 (8.30%) F5
16 20 (8.30%) RightFax
17 18 (7.47%) Lotus
18 17 (7.05%) SolarWinds
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