The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 144 157 203
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +46
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 83 74 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.43% 1.25% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.57% 4.21% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 50 39 11
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
IPsec
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1816 1756 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.20% 29.65% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1203 1154
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IPsec
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Berkshire

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Berkshire

IPsec
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Reading +7 38 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Slough -11 17 £42,000 -9.18% 1
Bracknell -8 10 £36,000 +20.00%
Newbury +3 1 £45,000 -18.18%
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 106 (87.60%) Firewall
2 104 (85.95%) VPN
3 99 (81.82%) Cisco
4 79 (65.29%) Cisco Certification
4 79 (65.29%) BGP
5 77 (63.64%) OSPF
6 69 (57.02%) MPLS
7 60 (49.59%) SSL
8 59 (48.76%) CCNA
8 59 (48.76%) Network Security
9 50 (41.32%) Juniper
10 45 (37.19%) DNS
11 36 (29.75%) WAN
11 36 (29.75%) Degree
12 35 (28.93%) Cisco Nexus
13 34 (28.10%) Network Management
14 33 (27.27%) Network Design
15 32 (26.45%) VoIP
15 32 (26.45%) Linux
15 32 (26.45%) Cisco IOS
16 30 (24.79%) SLA
17 29 (23.97%) WLAN
17 29 (23.97%) Change Management
17 29 (23.97%) Cisco ASA
18 28 (23.14%) Avaya
19 27 (22.31%) CCNP
20 26 (21.49%) VMware
21 25 (20.66%) CheckPoint
22 24 (19.83%) Telecoms
23 23 (19.01%) Project Management

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 15 (12.40%) Lync
2 4 (3.31%) Apache
3 1 (0.83%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 106 (87.60%) Firewall
2 104 (85.95%) VPN
3 79 (65.29%) BGP
4 77 (63.64%) OSPF
5 69 (57.02%) MPLS
6 60 (49.59%) SSL
7 59 (48.76%) Network Security
8 45 (37.19%) DNS
9 36 (29.75%) WAN
10 35 (28.93%) Cisco Nexus
11 32 (26.45%) Cisco IOS
11 32 (26.45%) VoIP
12 29 (23.97%) WLAN
12 29 (23.97%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (19.01%) VLAN
13 23 (19.01%) LAN
14 21 (17.36%) DHCP
15 19 (15.70%) EIGRP
15 19 (15.70%) Multicast
16 17 (14.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) MySQL
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Subversion
General
1 24 (19.83%) Telecoms
2 16 (13.22%) Finance
2 16 (13.22%) Marketing
3 3 (2.48%) Legal
4 2 (1.65%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (35.54%) Network Engineer
2 16 (13.22%) NOC Engineer
3 14 (11.57%) Security Engineer
4 12 (9.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.26%) Team Leader
5 10 (8.26%) Consultant
6 9 (7.44%) Network Consultant
6 9 (7.44%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.61%) Security Consultant
7 8 (6.61%) IT Security Engineer
7 8 (6.61%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 8 (6.61%) Network Security Consultant
7 8 (6.61%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) Senior Design Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) Network Support
8 7 (5.79%) Design Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Network Support Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) Senior Security Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (9.09%) Open Source
3 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.65%) SecurID
4 1 (0.83%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.45%) Linux
2 14 (11.57%) Windows
3 2 (1.65%) Debian
3 2 (1.65%) OpenBSD
3 2 (1.65%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.65%) CentOS
3 2 (1.65%) UNIX
3 2 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.83%) AIX
4 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.83%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.10%) Network Management
2 33 (27.27%) Network Design
3 29 (23.97%) Change Management
4 23 (19.01%) Project Management
5 13 (10.74%) Change Control
6 12 (9.92%) Load Balancing
7 11 (9.09%) Cyber Security
8 10 (8.26%) Data Security
9 9 (7.44%) ITIL
10 7 (5.79%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (4.96%) Capacity Management
11 6 (4.96%) Validation
11 6 (4.96%) SIEM
12 5 (4.13%) OpenUP
12 5 (4.13%) Infrastructure Management
13 4 (3.31%) Mentoring
13 4 (3.31%) Problem Management
13 4 (3.31%) Service Delivery
14 3 (2.48%) Network Architecture
15 2 (1.65%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.31%) Perl
1 4 (3.31%) Python
2 3 (2.48%) SQL
3 2 (1.65%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 79 (65.29%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (48.76%) CCNA
3 36 (29.75%) Degree
4 27 (22.31%) CCNP
5 19 (15.70%) Security Cleared
6 18 (14.88%) CCSP
7 14 (11.57%) CCIE
8 13 (10.74%) JNCIA
9 7 (5.79%) JNCIS
10 6 (4.96%) CCDP
11 3 (2.48%) CISSP
12 2 (1.65%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.65%) CCIP
13 1 (0.83%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (24.79%) SLA
2 23 (19.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (12.40%) PCI DSS
4 10 (8.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (3.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (19.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (18.18%) vSphere
3 19 (15.70%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (12.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (12.40%) Zenoss
2 5 (4.13%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (2.48%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.83%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 99 (81.82%) Cisco
2 50 (41.32%) Juniper
3 28 (23.14%) Avaya
4 26 (21.49%) VMware
5 25 (20.66%) CheckPoint
6 21 (17.36%) HP
6 21 (17.36%) F5
7 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
8 13 (10.74%) Polycom
9 12 (9.92%) SolarWinds
10 11 (9.09%) ServiceNow
11 8 (6.61%) Huawei
12 7 (5.79%) Citrix
13 5 (4.13%) BT
14 4 (3.31%) Dell
15 2 (1.65%) Oracle
15 2 (1.65%) Fortinet
15 2 (1.65%) AlgoSec
15 2 (1.65%) Tufin
15 2 (1.65%) Foundry
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