Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1023 1152 1147
Rank change year-on-year +129 -5 +22
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 86 44 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.025% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.057% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 80 43 49
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +14.44% -2.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £75,250 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +14.44% +4.65%

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 64,096 76,931 77,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.43% 44.35% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49,214 60,176 62,255
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for IronPort in the UK

IronPort
Top 9 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 16 January 2019. 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 +115 85 £55,000 +6.80% 11
UK excluding London +77 52 £55,000 +6.80% 5
London +64 33 £47,500 -13.64% 6
North of England +53 32 £55,000 +8.37% 2
North West +51 28 £55,000 +8.37% 2
South East +37 12 £62,500 +13.64% 1
East of England +35 5 £42,500 -10.53%
Yorkshire - 4 £57,500 -
South West +8 3 £41,500 -33.60% 1

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 77 (89.53%) Cisco
2 60 (69.77%) CheckPoint
3 54 (62.79%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (59.30%) CCNA
4 51 (59.30%) Firewall
5 50 (58.14%) Cisco ASA
6 44 (51.16%) CCNP
7 43 (50.00%) Palo Alto
8 42 (48.84%) Cisco Firepower
8 42 (48.84%) Juniper
8 42 (48.84%) Wireless
9 29 (33.72%) Stealthwatch
10 28 (32.56%) Cisco ISE
11 25 (29.07%) PMO
12 24 (27.91%) Blue Coat
13 22 (25.58%) LAN
13 22 (25.58%) WAN
14 20 (23.26%) Windows
14 20 (23.26%) Cisco Wireless
15 19 (22.09%) Meraki
16 17 (19.77%) Riverbed
16 17 (19.77%) ITIL
16 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
17 16 (18.60%) Sourcefire
18 15 (17.44%) Retail
18 15 (17.44%) Zscaler
19 14 (16.28%) Network Security
19 14 (16.28%) F5
19 14 (16.28%) Finance
19 14 (16.28%) Active Directory

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 12 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (11.63%) MS Exchange
3 9 (10.47%) IIS
4 8 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (8.14%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2000
6 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.49%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.14%) Office 365
3 2 (2.33%) Mimecast
3 2 (2.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 51 (59.30%) Firewall
2 50 (58.14%) Cisco ASA
3 42 (48.84%) Cisco Firepower
3 42 (48.84%) Wireless
4 28 (32.56%) Cisco ISE
5 22 (25.58%) LAN
5 22 (25.58%) WAN
6 20 (23.26%) Cisco Wireless
7 16 (18.60%) Sourcefire
8 14 (16.28%) Network Security
9 13 (15.12%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (12.79%) DHCP
10 11 (12.79%) DNS
11 10 (11.63%) Internet
11 10 (11.63%) Wireless Security
12 7 (8.14%) Ethernet
12 7 (8.14%) H.323
12 7 (8.14%) SAN
12 7 (8.14%) TCP/IP
12 7 (8.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 15 (17.44%) Retail
2 14 (16.28%) Finance
3 11 (12.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (48.84%) Consultant
2 38 (44.19%) Security Consultant
3 29 (33.72%) Cisco Consultant
3 29 (33.72%) Cisco Security Consultant
4 17 (19.77%) Network Engineer
5 13 (15.12%) Cisco Engineer
5 13 (15.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Analyst
6 10 (11.63%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Cisco Support
6 10 (11.63%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Network Support
6 10 (11.63%) Network Support Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Support Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) IT Analyst
7 9 (10.47%) Network Consultant
7 9 (10.47%) Network Security Consultant
7 9 (10.47%) Security Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Senior Network Security Consultant
8 8 (9.30%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.30%) Blackberry
3 7 (8.14%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (5.81%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.26%) Windows
2 12 (13.95%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.14%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.81%) Linux
6 5 (5.81%) Windows 2000
6 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.49%) SUSE
8 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.77%) ITIL
2 10 (11.63%) Change Control
2 10 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (10.47%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (9.30%) DNA
5 7 (8.14%) Coaching
5 7 (8.14%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (5.81%) Capacity Management
7 5 (5.81%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (5.81%) Patch Management
7 5 (5.81%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (5.81%) Proactive Management
7 5 (5.81%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.81%) Security Operations
7 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.81%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) R
2 9 (10.47%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (62.79%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (59.30%) CCNA
3 44 (51.16%) CCNP
4 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.81%) MCP
6 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.81%) RHCE
7 2 (2.33%) CEH
7 2 (2.33%) GIAC
7 2 (2.33%) GSEC
8 1 (1.16%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (29.07%) PMO
2 11 (12.79%) SLA
3 2 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.79%) ProxySG
3 7 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.14%) XenApp
4 5 (5.81%) Snort
5 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (33.72%) Stealthwatch
2 9 (10.47%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (8.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (8.14%) Nessus
3 7 (8.14%) SCCM
3 7 (8.14%) XenMobile
4 6 (6.98%) FortiGate
5 5 (5.81%) MAILsweeper
5 5 (5.81%) Proventia
6 3 (3.49%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (3.49%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 77 (89.53%) Cisco
2 60 (69.77%) CheckPoint
3 43 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 42 (48.84%) Juniper
5 24 (27.91%) Blue Coat
6 19 (22.09%) Meraki
7 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
7 17 (19.77%) Riverbed
8 15 (17.44%) Zscaler
9 14 (16.28%) F5
10 12 (13.95%) McAfee
11 11 (12.79%) Fortinet
12 10 (11.63%) FireEye
12 10 (11.63%) Trend Micro
13 7 (8.14%) Citrix
13 7 (8.14%) Qualys
13 7 (8.14%) Sophos
13 7 (8.14%) Veeam
13 7 (8.14%) VMware
14 6 (6.98%) IBM