The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 58 70 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 11 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.81% 0.53% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.98% 2.52% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
IPsec
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
184 119 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 30.31% 21.17% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 139 68 141
Average salary £37,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

IPsec
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Basingstoke region.

IPsec Salary Trend in Basingstoke

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing IPsec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IPsec.

1 16 (84.21%) Firewall
2 15 (78.95%) Perl
2 15 (78.95%) Shell Script
3 12 (63.16%) Ruby
3 12 (63.16%) Python
3 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 12 (63.16%) HTTPS
3 12 (63.16%) SSL
3 12 (63.16%) HTTP
3 12 (63.16%) VPN
3 12 (63.16%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (63.16%) PCI DSS
3 12 (63.16%) CCNA
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (63.16%) Snort
4 10 (52.63%) .NET
4 10 (52.63%) IIS
4 10 (52.63%) MySQL
5 5 (26.32%) Network Security
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) Benchmarking
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco
6 4 (21.05%) Juniper
6 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 4 (21.05%) IronPort
6 4 (21.05%) PKI
6 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (21.05%) WAN

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing IPsec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IPsec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (52.63%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) HTTP
2 12 (63.16%) VPN
2 12 (63.16%) HTTPS
2 12 (63.16%) SSL
3 5 (26.32%) Network Security
4 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.79%) SAN
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Security Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Development Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Product Development Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) AIX Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) PKI
2 3 (15.79%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
2 3 (15.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Benchmarking
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Perl
1 15 (78.95%) Shell Script
2 12 (63.16%) Ruby
2 12 (63.16%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) CCNA
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (63.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Snort
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) OpenSSH
3 3 (15.79%) PowerHA
3 3 (15.79%) GPFS
3 3 (15.79%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
1 4 (21.05%) Juniper
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
1 4 (21.05%) IronPort
2 3 (15.79%) Remedy
2 3 (15.79%) IBM