The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IronPort
Rank - 200 199
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.075% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +31.50%
IronPort
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2905 2691 2263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.54% 50.60% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2451 2291 1910
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IronPort
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IronPort Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IronPort
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) DMVPN

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) DMVPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet