Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1124 1163 1086
Rank change year-on-year +39 -77 +101
Permanent jobs citing IronPort 63 77 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.039% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.080% 0.088% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 47 67 139
UK median annual salary £57,500 £44,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.68% -10.20% -6.67%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,400 £57,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.24% -10.53% -1.04%

IronPort is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 78377 87488 101294
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.52% 44.40% 46.44%
Number of salaries quoted 60957 71153 81835
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 £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 22 August 2017.

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 22 August 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 +56 63 £57,500 +27.78% 1
London +35 43 £60,000 +9.09% 1
UK excluding London +33 20 £46,000 +8.24%
Midlands +37 7 £34,750 -
West Midlands +25 7 £34,750 -
South East +78 6 £67,500 +58.82%
North of England -22 5 £44,500 +12.66%
North West -34 4 £44,500 +12.66%
South West -5 2 £55,000 +34.97%
North East +18 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (65.08%) Microsoft
1 41 (65.08%) Cisco
2 34 (53.97%) Active Directory
3 32 (50.79%) MS Exchange
4 31 (49.21%) Windows
5 29 (46.03%) VMware
6 28 (44.44%) Windows Server
7 25 (39.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 24 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (36.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 23 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (31.75%) PowerShell
11 20 (31.75%) CCIE
12 19 (30.16%) HP
12 19 (30.16%) CheckPoint
12 19 (30.16%) Firewall
13 18 (28.57%) Finance
14 17 (26.98%) Juniper
14 17 (26.98%) Cisco PIX
14 17 (26.98%) Mobile Device Management
14 17 (26.98%) AirWatch
14 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (25.40%) Office 365
16 15 (23.81%) DNS
16 15 (23.81%) Blue Coat
17 14 (22.22%) NetScreen
17 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification

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 32 (50.79%) MS Exchange
2 25 (39.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (36.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (12.70%) Skype for Business
6 6 (9.52%) IIS
7 4 (6.35%) IBM Domino
7 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.17%) Apache
9 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.59%) nginx
9 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (25.40%) Office 365
3 13 (20.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (30.16%) Firewall
3 17 (26.98%) Cisco PIX
4 15 (23.81%) DNS
5 14 (22.22%) NetScreen
6 13 (20.63%) LAN
7 12 (19.05%) Cisco ISE
7 12 (19.05%) SAN
7 12 (19.05%) SSL
7 12 (19.05%) VPN
8 11 (17.46%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (15.87%) IPsec
9 10 (15.87%) Network Security
10 9 (14.29%) Wireless
11 8 (12.70%) IP Telephony
12 7 (11.11%) ISDN
12 7 (11.11%) MPLS
12 7 (11.11%) VoIP
12 7 (11.11%) WAN
13 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) International Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Messaging Engineer
1 15 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Consultant
2 12 (19.05%) Security Consultant
2 12 (19.05%) Senior Consultant
2 12 (19.05%) Senior Security Consultant
3 10 (15.87%) Office 365 Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Cisco Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Cisco Technical Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Security Technical Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Cisco Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Cisco Technical Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Technical Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Technical Security Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.76%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (7.94%) Driving Licence
4 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.35%) HP Storage
5 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) Fintech
6 2 (3.17%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.59%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 31 (49.21%) Windows
2 28 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.59%) Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Mobile Device Management
2 9 (14.29%) ITIL
3 8 (12.70%) Information Security
4 6 (9.52%) Migration
4 6 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (7.94%) Presales
6 4 (6.35%) BCP
6 4 (6.35%) Business Continuity
6 4 (6.35%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (6.35%) Project Management
6 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery Management
6 4 (6.35%) Trend Analysis
6 4 (6.35%) Wealth Management
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (3.17%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (3.17%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.17%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.35%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (31.75%) CCIE
3 14 (22.22%) CCIE Security
3 14 (22.22%) CCSE
3 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (19.05%) JNCIS
5 11 (17.46%) CCNP
6 10 (15.87%) CISSP
6 10 (15.87%) MCSE
7 8 (12.70%) CISA
7 8 (12.70%) CSSLP
7 8 (12.70%) JNCIE
8 5 (7.94%) CISMP
8 5 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (4.76%) Degree
9 3 (4.76%) MCP
10 2 (3.17%) CCIE Data Center
10 2 (3.17%) CCNA
10 2 (3.17%) CCSA
10 2 (3.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.76%) SLA
3 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 34 (53.97%) Active Directory
2 24 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.70%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.94%) Terminal Services
4 5 (7.94%) vSphere
4 5 (7.94%) XenApp
5 4 (6.35%) NFS
5 4 (6.35%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.17%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.59%) Brightmail
8 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) AirWatch
2 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (7.94%) FortiGate
5 4 (6.35%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (6.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (6.35%) WMI
6 3 (4.76%) HP SIM
6 3 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (4.76%) SCOM
6 3 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (3.17%) SCCM
8 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.59%) Nagios
8 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.59%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (65.08%) Cisco
1 41 (65.08%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.03%) VMware
3 19 (30.16%) CheckPoint
3 19 (30.16%) HP
4 17 (26.98%) Juniper
5 15 (23.81%) Blue Coat
6 14 (22.22%) Fortinet
6 14 (22.22%) Tufin
7 13 (20.63%) Palo Alto
8 10 (15.87%) Dell
9 9 (14.29%) Citrix
10 7 (11.11%) F5
10 7 (11.11%) McAfee
10 7 (11.11%) Sourcefire
11 4 (6.35%) Lotus
11 4 (6.35%) NetApp
11 4 (6.35%) Polycom
11 4 (6.35%) SolarWinds
11 4 (6.35%) Symantec