The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.33% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.81% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
IPsec
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 157 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.20% 15.81% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 150 143 212
Average salary £45,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

IPsec
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

IPsec
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 2 £48,750 -
IPsec
East of England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell