Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1131 1126 1179
Rank change year-on-year -5 +53 -93
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 50 48 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.028% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.064% 0.063% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 46 37 104
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £40,875 £24,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,500 £51,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.98% +20.00% -22.73%

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 77,776 76,489 96,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.66% 43.83% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 61,840 61,435 78,587
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,820
% change year-on-year - +1.63% +4.55%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +18 49 £52,500 +16.67% 1
UK excluding London +1 28 £51,500 +0.98% 1
London -4 21 £57,500 +130.00%
North of England +19 11 £51,500 +14.44% 1
North West +6 11 £51,500 +14.44% 1
South East +4 7 £55,000 +2.80%
South West +3 7 £60,000 +10.09%
East of England -4 3 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 48 (96.00%) Cisco
2 43 (86.00%) Firewall
3 41 (82.00%) Cisco ASA
4 35 (70.00%) VPN
4 35 (70.00%) CCNP
4 35 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (60.00%) LAN
6 29 (58.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 28 (56.00%) WAN
8 23 (46.00%) SSL
8 23 (46.00%) IPsec
8 23 (46.00%) Data Centre
9 22 (44.00%) Cisco IOS
9 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
10 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
10 20 (40.00%) IP Telephony
10 20 (40.00%) F5
11 19 (38.00%) Wireless
11 19 (38.00%) MPLS
12 18 (36.00%) Network Security
13 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 17 (34.00%) CCIE
14 16 (32.00%) ISDN
14 16 (32.00%) VoIP
14 16 (32.00%) Cisco CUCM
15 15 (30.00%) SolarWinds
15 15 (30.00%) BGP
15 15 (30.00%) EIGRP
16 13 (26.00%) GPRS
16 13 (26.00%) LDAP

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 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (10.00%) IIS
1 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.00%) Apache
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.00%) nginx
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (86.00%) Firewall
2 41 (82.00%) Cisco ASA
3 35 (70.00%) VPN
4 30 (60.00%) LAN
5 29 (58.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 28 (56.00%) WAN
7 23 (46.00%) IPsec
7 23 (46.00%) SSL
8 22 (44.00%) Cisco IOS
9 20 (40.00%) IP Telephony
10 19 (38.00%) MPLS
10 19 (38.00%) Wireless
11 18 (36.00%) Network Security
12 16 (32.00%) ISDN
12 16 (32.00%) VoIP
13 15 (30.00%) BGP
13 15 (30.00%) EIGRP
14 13 (26.00%) Cisco PIX
14 13 (26.00%) DSL
14 13 (26.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Network Engineer
2 23 (46.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 23 (46.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (34.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (22.00%) Security Engineer
6 10 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 10 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 10 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (16.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 8 (16.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (10.00%) Lead Network Engineer
8 5 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 5 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Cisco Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) Security Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) LDAP
2 3 (6.00%) Web Services
3 2 (4.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (26.00%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (8.00%) Blackberry
4 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.00%) Clustering
5 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
1 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (18.00%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (18.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (12.00%) Network Management
4 5 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.00%) Information Security
5 3 (6.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (4.00%) Disk Encryption
6 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.00%) Network Design
6 2 (4.00%) Presales
6 2 (4.00%) Proactive Management
6 2 (4.00%) QMS
6 2 (4.00%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (4.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (70.00%) CCNP
1 35 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (34.00%) CCIE
3 4 (8.00%) Degree
4 3 (6.00%) CCIE Security
4 3 (6.00%) CCNA
5 2 (4.00%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (4.00%) CISSP
5 2 (4.00%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (18.00%) XenApp
3 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.00%) XenServer
5 2 (4.00%) Snort
5 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (32.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (26.00%) FortiGate
3 9 (18.00%) Backup Exec
3 9 (18.00%) Cacti
4 8 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (14.00%) XenMobile
6 6 (12.00%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (12.00%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (10.00%) SCCM
8 4 (8.00%) AirWatch
9 3 (6.00%) Stealthwatch
10 2 (4.00%) Nagios
10 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
10 2 (4.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (4.00%) QRadar
10 2 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (96.00%) Cisco
2 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (40.00%) F5
4 15 (30.00%) SolarWinds
5 13 (26.00%) HP
5 13 (26.00%) Sourcefire
6 12 (24.00%) CheckPoint
7 10 (20.00%) Blue Coat
7 10 (20.00%) Polycom
7 10 (20.00%) Siemens
8 9 (18.00%) Citrix
8 9 (18.00%) VMware
9 8 (16.00%) IBM
9 8 (16.00%) Symantec
10 7 (14.00%) Bloomberg
11 5 (10.00%) McAfee
11 5 (10.00%) Veeam
12 4 (8.00%) Forcepoint
12 4 (8.00%) Juniper
12 4 (8.00%) Reuters