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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 155 183 168
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -15
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 60 43 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.18% 0.73% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.62% 2.45% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 43
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
1298 1757 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.53% 30.00% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 916 981 1104
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 24 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Maidenhead - 5 £57,500 -
Bracknell +16 3 £35,000 -33.33%
Windsor - 3 £32,500 -
Newbury - 1 - -
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 75 (89.29%) Cisco
2 67 (79.76%) VPN
3 60 (71.43%) Firewall
4 48 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (54.76%) MPLS
6 45 (53.57%) BGP
6 45 (53.57%) SSL
7 43 (51.19%) OSPF
8 40 (47.62%) WAN
8 40 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
9 35 (41.67%) DNS
10 34 (40.48%) LAN
10 34 (40.48%) VoIP
11 33 (39.29%) Juniper
12 30 (35.71%) Wireless
13 28 (33.33%) Internet
14 26 (30.95%) CCNA
15 25 (29.76%) EIGRP
16 24 (28.57%) L2TP
16 24 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
16 24 (28.57%) Linux
16 24 (28.57%) Degree
17 22 (26.19%) Project Management
18 19 (22.62%) Data Centre
18 19 (22.62%) 802.1X
19 18 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (21.43%) Meraki
19 18 (21.43%) Network Security
19 18 (21.43%) 802.11
19 18 (21.43%) UNIX

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (1.19%) PaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Office 365
3 1 (1.19%) IaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (79.76%) VPN
2 60 (71.43%) Firewall
3 46 (54.76%) MPLS
4 45 (53.57%) BGP
4 45 (53.57%) SSL
5 43 (51.19%) OSPF
6 40 (47.62%) WAN
6 40 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
7 35 (41.67%) DNS
8 34 (40.48%) LAN
8 34 (40.48%) VoIP
9 30 (35.71%) Wireless
10 28 (33.33%) Internet
11 25 (29.76%) EIGRP
12 24 (28.57%) L2TP
12 24 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
13 18 (21.43%) 802.11
13 18 (21.43%) TCP/IP
13 18 (21.43%) IPv4
13 18 (21.43%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 15 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.95%) Marketing
3 3 (3.57%) Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (36.90%) Network Engineer
2 20 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
2 20 (23.81%) Administrator
3 19 (22.62%) Network Administrator
4 8 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Network Support
5 6 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Network Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Solution Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Network Support Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Systems Support
7 4 (4.76%) Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Security Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.62%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.19%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Data Centre
2 18 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) PKI
5 1 (1.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.57%) Linux
2 18 (21.43%) UNIX
3 12 (14.29%) Windows
4 7 (8.33%) CentOS
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.19%) OpenBSD
6 1 (1.19%) Solaris
6 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.19%) Project Management
2 15 (17.86%) Network Design
3 12 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 7 (8.33%) Migration
5 6 (7.14%) Validation
6 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.95%) Network Management
6 5 (5.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.95%) DDoS Mitigation
7 4 (4.76%) Time Management
7 4 (4.76%) Change Management
7 4 (4.76%) ITIL
8 3 (3.57%) OpenUP
8 3 (3.57%) Test Management
8 3 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.38%) Application Performance Management
9 2 (2.38%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.38%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.67%) Perl
1 14 (16.67%) Python
2 6 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.38%) SQL
4 2 (2.38%) VBScript
4 2 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (30.95%) CCNA
3 24 (28.57%) Degree
4 16 (19.05%) CCNP
5 11 (13.10%) CCIE
6 10 (11.90%) JNCIP
7 9 (10.71%) JNCIA
7 9 (10.71%) CCSP
8 7 (8.33%) CCIP
9 5 (5.95%) JNCIS
9 5 (5.95%) CCDP
10 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
11 3 (3.57%) RHCE
11 3 (3.57%) MCITP
12 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
13 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (21.43%) Firmware
2 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.95%) iptables
4 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Puppet
1 5 (5.95%) FortiGate
1 5 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.76%) Nagios
2 4 (4.76%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (2.38%) SCCM
3 2 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.19%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 75 (89.29%) Cisco
2 33 (39.29%) Juniper
3 18 (21.43%) Meraki
4 13 (15.48%) VMware
5 10 (11.90%) F5
6 8 (9.52%) HP
7 7 (8.33%) Avaya
8 6 (7.14%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.95%) Websense
9 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.57%) Oracle
10 3 (3.57%) WatchGuard
11 2 (2.38%) Nortel
11 2 (2.38%) Ipanema Technologies
12 1 (1.19%) Dell
12 1 (1.19%) SAP
12 1 (1.19%) Foundry
12 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.19%) ScanSafe
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