Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1134 1147 1151
Rank change year-on-year +13 +4 +7
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 55 72 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.038% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.069% 0.088% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50 62 113
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% +3.06% -6.67%
10th Percentile £40,450 £30,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £57,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -18.18%

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 80053 82031 99991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.53% 43.85% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61918 66235 81408
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IronPort in the UK

IronPort
Top 11 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 20 November 2017. 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 +32 55 £52,500 +2.94% 4
London -3 28 £57,500 +4.55%
UK excluding London +16 27 £49,500 +10.00% 4
North of England +10 14 £47,000 +6.82% 4
North West -9 13 £47,000 +6.82% 4
South East +38 4 £53,250 +10.36%
South West +1 4 £62,500 +22.55%
Midlands +13 3 £34,750 -
West Midlands +8 3 £34,750 -
East of England +2 2 £47,500 -13.64%
North East -2 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing IronPort also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IronPort.

1 41 (74.55%) Cisco
2 35 (63.64%) Firewall
3 34 (61.82%) Cisco ASA
4 31 (56.36%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (54.55%) CCNP
6 29 (52.73%) VPN
7 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
8 25 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 24 (43.64%) SSL
10 23 (41.82%) LAN
10 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Azure
10 23 (41.82%) Network Security
11 22 (40.00%) IPsec
12 21 (38.18%) Data Centre
13 20 (36.36%) F5
13 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
14 18 (32.73%) BGP
14 18 (32.73%) EIGRP
14 18 (32.73%) Wireless
15 17 (30.91%) Windows
15 17 (30.91%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (29.09%) WAN
16 16 (29.09%) MS Exchange
16 16 (29.09%) Windows Server
17 15 (27.27%) IP Telephony
17 15 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
17 15 (27.27%) SolarWinds
18 14 (25.45%) Polycom
18 14 (25.45%) VMware
19 13 (23.64%) WLAN

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 16 (29.09%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (14.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (10.91%) IIS
5 4 (7.27%) Apache
6 3 (5.45%) nginx
6 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.82%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (18.18%) Office 365
3 6 (10.91%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 35 (63.64%) Firewall
2 34 (61.82%) Cisco ASA
3 29 (52.73%) VPN
4 25 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 24 (43.64%) SSL
6 23 (41.82%) LAN
6 23 (41.82%) Network Security
7 22 (40.00%) IPsec
8 18 (32.73%) BGP
8 18 (32.73%) EIGRP
8 18 (32.73%) Wireless
9 17 (30.91%) Cisco IOS
10 16 (29.09%) WAN
11 15 (27.27%) IP Telephony
12 13 (23.64%) BIG-IP
12 13 (23.64%) Cisco Wireless
12 13 (23.64%) OpenScape
12 13 (23.64%) WLAN
13 11 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 11 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Law
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Network Engineer
2 17 (30.91%) Cisco Engineer
2 17 (30.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 13 (23.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) Security Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Lead Network Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Messaging Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Office 365 Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Exchange Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Senior Security Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) Consultant
10 3 (5.45%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
1 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.18%) Data Centre
2 15 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.45%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.64%) HP Storage
6 2 (3.64%) PKI
6 2 (3.64%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.82%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Windows
2 16 (29.09%) Windows Server
3 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.45%) Linux
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (14.55%) Load Balancing
2 8 (14.55%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (10.91%) Information Security
3 6 (10.91%) ITIL
3 6 (10.91%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (7.27%) Network Management
4 4 (7.27%) Presales
4 4 (7.27%) Web Filtering
5 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (5.45%) Migration
5 3 (5.45%) QMS
5 3 (5.45%) Service Management
6 2 (3.64%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (3.64%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.64%) Network Design
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.64%) Process Improvement
6 2 (3.64%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.73%) SQL
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (56.36%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (54.55%) CCNP
3 13 (23.64%) CCIE
4 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.27%) CCNA
5 4 (7.27%) CISSP
6 3 (5.45%) CCIE Security
6 3 (5.45%) CCSE
6 3 (5.45%) Degree
6 3 (5.45%) Linux+ Certification
6 3 (5.45%) MCSE
6 3 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.64%) CCIE Data Center
7 2 (3.64%) CCSA
7 2 (3.64%) CISM
8 1 (1.82%) CCA
8 1 (1.82%) CEH
8 1 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.82%) IBM Certification
8 1 (1.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.91%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.91%) XenApp
4 3 (5.45%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.45%) vSphere
4 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.64%) NFS
5 2 (3.64%) ProxySG
5 2 (3.64%) Snort
6 1 (1.82%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Cacti
2 8 (14.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (12.73%) AirWatch
3 7 (12.73%) FortiGate
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (9.09%) SCCM
6 4 (7.27%) Backup Exec
6 4 (7.27%) SCOM
6 4 (7.27%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (5.45%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (5.45%) Nagios
7 3 (5.45%) NetBackup
8 2 (3.64%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (3.64%) QRadar
8 2 (3.64%) Stealthwatch
9 1 (1.82%) vCenter Server
9 1 (1.82%) WSUS
9 1 (1.82%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 41 (74.55%) Cisco
2 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
3 20 (36.36%) F5
4 15 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 14 (25.45%) Polycom
5 14 (25.45%) VMware
6 13 (23.64%) CheckPoint
6 13 (23.64%) HP
6 13 (23.64%) Siemens
7 11 (20.00%) McAfee
8 9 (16.36%) Blue Coat
8 9 (16.36%) Sourcefire
9 8 (14.55%) Juniper
10 7 (12.73%) Citrix
10 7 (12.73%) IBM
11 6 (10.91%) Dell
12 5 (9.09%) Forcepoint
12 5 (9.09%) Palo Alto
12 5 (9.09%) Symantec
13 4 (7.27%) Sophos