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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 195 184 189
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 39 41 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.74% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 2.55% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 34
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1354 1608 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.27% 28.96% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1055 1113
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -3 19 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Bracknell - 4 £55,000 -
Newbury - 4 £32,250 -
Slough - 1 £37,500 - 1
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 79 (88.76%) Cisco
2 69 (77.53%) VPN
3 56 (62.92%) BGP
4 50 (56.18%) Firewall
4 50 (56.18%) SSL
5 45 (50.56%) OSPF
6 43 (48.31%) WAN
7 42 (47.19%) Linux
7 42 (47.19%) MPLS
8 40 (44.94%) Cisco Certification
9 37 (41.57%) Juniper
10 28 (31.46%) Wireless
11 26 (29.21%) L2TP
12 25 (28.09%) Unix
12 25 (28.09%) LAN
13 24 (26.97%) DNS
13 24 (26.97%) EIGRP
14 23 (25.84%) Internet
14 23 (25.84%) Ethernet
15 21 (23.60%) xDSL
16 20 (22.47%) High Availability
16 20 (22.47%) Cisco ASA
16 20 (22.47%) ITIL
16 20 (22.47%) IPv4
17 19 (21.35%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (20.22%) VMware
19 17 (19.10%) CCNP
19 17 (19.10%) CCNA
19 17 (19.10%) Data Centre
20 16 (17.98%) Perl

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (12.36%) Apache
2 10 (11.24%) OpenStack
3 6 (6.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.74%) IaaS
2 6 (6.74%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (77.53%) VPN
2 56 (62.92%) BGP
3 50 (56.18%) Firewall
3 50 (56.18%) SSL
4 45 (50.56%) OSPF
5 43 (48.31%) WAN
6 42 (47.19%) MPLS
7 28 (31.46%) Wireless
8 26 (29.21%) L2TP
9 25 (28.09%) LAN
10 24 (26.97%) DNS
10 24 (26.97%) EIGRP
11 23 (25.84%) Ethernet
11 23 (25.84%) Internet
12 21 (23.60%) xDSL
13 20 (22.47%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (22.47%) IPv4
14 16 (17.98%) TCP/IP
15 15 (16.85%) PPP
16 14 (15.73%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Subversion
General
1 8 (8.99%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Retail
3 4 (4.49%) Electronics
4 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (48.31%) Network Engineer
2 13 (14.61%) Cisco Engineer
2 13 (14.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (12.36%) Network Support
4 10 (11.24%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Network Manager
4 10 (11.24%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Administrator
5 9 (10.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Analyst
7 7 (7.87%) Consultant
7 7 (7.87%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.74%) Network Design Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Presales Consultant
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.36%) LAMP
2 8 (8.99%) 802.1X
3 6 (6.74%) XMPP
4 1 (1.12%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (19.10%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.49%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (4.49%) PKI
6 2 (2.25%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.12%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (47.19%) Linux
2 25 (28.09%) Unix
3 16 (17.98%) Debian
4 11 (12.36%) CentOS
5 10 (11.24%) Windows
6 6 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.49%) Solaris
7 4 (4.49%) Windows NT
8 2 (2.25%) Android
8 2 (2.25%) BlackBerry OS
8 2 (2.25%) OpenBSD
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) High Availability
1 20 (22.47%) ITIL
2 12 (13.48%) Change Management
2 12 (13.48%) Load Balancing
3 9 (10.11%) Coaching
3 9 (10.11%) Mentoring
3 9 (10.11%) Service Management
4 8 (8.99%) Configuration Management
4 8 (8.99%) Migration
4 8 (8.99%) Validation
5 7 (7.87%) People Management
5 7 (7.87%) Presales
5 7 (7.87%) Project Management
5 7 (7.87%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (6.74%) DDoS Mitigation
6 6 (6.74%) WAN Optimisation
7 5 (5.62%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (5.62%) DevOps
7 5 (5.62%) Network Management
7 5 (5.62%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.98%) Perl
2 14 (15.73%) Python
3 13 (14.61%) PHP
4 11 (12.36%) PHP 5
5 10 (11.24%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.49%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (44.94%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (19.10%) CCNA
2 17 (19.10%) CCNP
3 15 (16.85%) CCIE
4 9 (10.11%) JNCIP
5 6 (6.74%) Degree
6 5 (5.62%) CCSP
6 5 (5.62%) JNCIA
7 4 (4.49%) CEH
7 4 (4.49%) SANS
7 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.37%) CCIP
9 1 (1.12%) CISSP
9 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.49%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.99%) iptables
3 5 (5.62%) Firmware
4 2 (2.25%) Snort
5 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (8.99%) Puppet
2 4 (4.49%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.12%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 79 (88.76%) Cisco
2 37 (41.57%) Juniper
3 18 (20.22%) VMware
4 10 (11.24%) F5
4 10 (11.24%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.99%) Forcepoint
6 7 (7.87%) HP
7 6 (6.74%) Dell
7 6 (6.74%) Ipanema Technologies
7 6 (6.74%) Riverbed
8 5 (5.62%) Meraki
9 4 (4.49%) Foundry
10 3 (3.37%) EMC
10 3 (3.37%) Mitel
11 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
11 2 (2.25%) Qualys
11 2 (2.25%) Splunk
11 2 (2.25%) Symbian
12 1 (1.12%) Brocade
12 1 (1.12%) Palo Alto
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Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £30,000 per annum plus 20% shift allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Telefnica
Posted: 3 days ago
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Searchability
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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