Period
to 23 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1111 1123 1167
Rank change year-on-year +12 +44 -31
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 46 73 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.042% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.065% 0.094% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 39 60 60
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +11.11% +5.61%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,375 £36,125
90th Percentile £68,750 £77,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +17.05% -2.22%

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 70,522 77,995 83,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.80% 44.39% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 54,658 60,291 67,317
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for IronPort in the UK

IronPort
Top 10 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 October 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 +4 46 £52,500 -8.70% 8
UK excluding London +27 32 £52,500 +1.94% 6
North of England +39 21 £52,500 +14.13% 2
North West +10 18 £52,500 +14.13% 1
London -2 14 £62,500 +4.17% 2
South East +3 6 £53,750 -6.52% 3
South West -5 3 £55,000 -5.98%
East of England +28 2 £42,500 -10.53%
Yorkshire - 2 £57,500 -
North East -16 1 £47,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 40 (86.96%) Cisco
2 32 (69.57%) CheckPoint
3 31 (67.39%) Cisco ASA
4 30 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (63.04%) Juniper
5 29 (63.04%) CCNA
6 27 (58.70%) Cisco ISE
7 26 (56.52%) Cisco Firepower
8 24 (52.17%) Palo Alto
8 24 (52.17%) CCNP
8 24 (52.17%) Wireless
9 20 (43.48%) Firewall
10 18 (39.13%) Stealthwatch
11 16 (34.78%) PMO
11 16 (34.78%) Meraki
12 14 (30.43%) Finance
13 11 (23.91%) Retail
13 11 (23.91%) Blue Coat
14 10 (21.74%) Network Security
14 10 (21.74%) ITIL
15 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
15 9 (19.57%) F5
15 9 (19.57%) Zscaler
16 8 (17.39%) WAN
16 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
16 8 (17.39%) ProxySG
16 8 (17.39%) Sourcefire
16 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
17 7 (15.22%) Qualys
17 7 (15.22%) LAN

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 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) Skype for Business
3 4 (8.70%) IIS
4 3 (6.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.35%) Apache
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (67.39%) Cisco ASA
2 27 (58.70%) Cisco ISE
3 26 (56.52%) Cisco Firepower
4 24 (52.17%) Wireless
5 20 (43.48%) Firewall
6 10 (21.74%) Network Security
7 8 (17.39%) Sourcefire
7 8 (17.39%) WAN
8 7 (15.22%) LAN
9 6 (13.04%) DNS
10 5 (10.87%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (10.87%) WebEx
11 4 (8.70%) DHCP
11 4 (8.70%) VoIP
12 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (6.52%) Skype
12 3 (6.52%) Wireless Security
13 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
13 2 (4.35%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Retail
3 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Consultant
2 24 (52.17%) Security Consultant
3 18 (39.13%) Cisco Consultant
3 18 (39.13%) Cisco Security Consultant
4 9 (19.57%) Network Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Network Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Network Security Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Network Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Network Security Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Security Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Security Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) PKI
2 2 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.17%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) SUSE
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (13.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (10.87%) Change Management
4 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.52%) Change Control
5 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (6.52%) Network Management
5 3 (6.52%) Patch Management
5 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.52%) Task Automation
6 2 (4.35%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (4.35%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (4.35%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (4.35%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.52%) R
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (63.04%) CCNA
3 24 (52.17%) CCNP
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.35%) CEH
5 2 (4.35%) GIAC
5 2 (4.35%) GSEC
6 1 (2.17%) CCIE
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.17%) MCP
6 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.78%) PMO
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
3 2 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) ProxySG
2 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Firmware
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (39.13%) Stealthwatch
2 5 (10.87%) Nessus
3 3 (6.52%) FortiGate
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (4.35%) SCCM
4 2 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.35%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.17%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 40 (86.96%) Cisco
2 32 (69.57%) CheckPoint
3 29 (63.04%) Juniper
4 24 (52.17%) Palo Alto
5 16 (34.78%) Meraki
6 11 (23.91%) Blue Coat
7 9 (19.57%) F5
7 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
7 9 (19.57%) Zscaler
8 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
9 7 (15.22%) McAfee
9 7 (15.22%) Qualys
10 5 (10.87%) FireEye
10 5 (10.87%) Riverbed
11 3 (6.52%) HP
11 3 (6.52%) Sophos
12 2 (4.35%) Citrix
12 2 (4.35%) RightFax
12 2 (4.35%) Symantec
12 2 (4.35%) Veeam