Period
to 23 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IronPort over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

IronPort
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1158 1139 1188
Rank change year-on-year -19 +49 -120
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 35 40 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.023% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.044% 0.053% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 84
UK median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% - -21.74%
10th Percentile £40,000 £24,000 £32,825
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.33% - -10.00%

IronPort is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 79,483 75,446 92,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.84% 44.05% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 62,706 60,754 75,823
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% - +5.00%

IronPort
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IronPort as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IronPort in the UK

IronPort
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IronPort in the UK

IronPort
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IronPort over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for IronPort in the UK

IronPort
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IronPort within the UK over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -40 33 £57,500 +27.78% 6
London -17 17 £57,500 +130.00% 2
UK excluding London -30 16 £53,250 +18.33% 4
North West -7 7 £50,000 +11.11% 4
North of England -19 7 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South West -10 5 £60,000 +9.09%
South East -18 3 £65,000 +25.00%
East of England - 1 £31,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing IronPort also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for IronPort.

1 33 (94.29%) Cisco
2 32 (91.43%) Firewall
3 26 (74.29%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (65.71%) CCNP
4 23 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (62.86%) VPN
5 22 (62.86%) LAN
6 19 (54.29%) WAN
7 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
7 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
7 18 (51.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 18 (51.43%) Cisco Firepower
8 15 (42.86%) IPsec
8 15 (42.86%) IP Telephony
8 15 (42.86%) SSL
8 15 (42.86%) VoIP
8 15 (42.86%) MPLS
8 15 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
9 14 (40.00%) ISDN
9 14 (40.00%) CCIE
9 14 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (31.43%) Cisco PIX
10 11 (31.43%) Sourcefire
10 11 (31.43%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (31.43%) GPRS
10 11 (31.43%) LDAP
10 11 (31.43%) DSL
10 11 (31.43%) FortiGate
10 11 (31.43%) F5
10 11 (31.43%) Data Centre

IronPort
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (8.57%) IIS
2 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (91.43%) Firewall
2 26 (74.29%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (62.86%) LAN
3 22 (62.86%) VPN
4 19 (54.29%) WAN
5 18 (51.43%) Cisco Firepower
5 18 (51.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (42.86%) IP Telephony
6 15 (42.86%) IPsec
6 15 (42.86%) MPLS
6 15 (42.86%) SSL
6 15 (42.86%) VoIP
7 14 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (40.00%) ISDN
8 11 (31.43%) Cisco PIX
8 11 (31.43%) DSL
8 11 (31.43%) GPRS
8 11 (31.43%) Sourcefire
8 11 (31.43%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Network Engineer
2 16 (45.71%) Cisco Engineer
2 16 (45.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (31.43%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Security Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (17.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 6 (17.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) Analyst
9 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
10 2 (5.71%) Consultant
10 2 (5.71%) Implementation Consultant
10 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
10 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) LDAP
2 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 2 (5.71%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.14%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (11.43%) Blackberry
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (5.71%) Clustering
5 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.71%) PKI
6 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (11.43%) Business Continuity
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) Network Management
3 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
4 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.57%) Information Security
4 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.71%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (5.71%) Disk Encryption
5 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.71%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (65.71%) CCNP
1 23 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (40.00%) CCIE
3 5 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) CCIE Security
4 3 (8.57%) CISSP
5 2 (5.71%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (2.86%) CCDP
6 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) XenApp
3 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.43%) XenServer
4 2 (5.71%) Snort
5 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (31.43%) FortiGate
3 7 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 7 (20.00%) XenMobile
4 6 (17.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (11.43%) AirWatch
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (8.57%) SCCM
6 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (5.71%) Cacti
7 2 (5.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (5.71%) QRadar
7 2 (5.71%) Stealthwatch
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (2.86%) Nessus
8 1 (2.86%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) F5
4 8 (22.86%) Blue Coat
4 8 (22.86%) HP
5 7 (20.00%) Bloomberg
5 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (20.00%) Citrix
5 7 (20.00%) VMware
6 6 (17.14%) Symantec
7 5 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 4 (11.43%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (11.43%) McAfee
8 4 (11.43%) MobileIron
8 4 (11.43%) Proofpoint
8 4 (11.43%) Reuters
9 3 (8.57%) Juniper
9 3 (8.57%) Riverbed
9 3 (8.57%) Siemens
9 3 (8.57%) Veeam