The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 166 162 185
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 44 61 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 1.11% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.69% 4.04% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 48
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1638 1511 1612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.47% 27.55% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 952 1130 1255
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
South East

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 July 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 28 July 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 -2 24 £46,250 -26.00%
Bracknell -4 11 £52,500 -16.00%
Slough -5 5 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Maidenhead - 1 £42,500 -
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 67 (97.10%) Firewall
2 58 (84.06%) VPN
3 56 (81.16%) Cisco
4 43 (62.32%) OSPF
5 42 (60.87%) F5
6 41 (59.42%) Network Security
7 38 (55.07%) BGP
8 36 (52.17%) MPLS
9 30 (43.48%) SNMP
10 29 (42.03%) Juniper
11 28 (40.58%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (40.58%) DNS
11 28 (40.58%) SSL
12 27 (39.13%) TCP/IP
13 24 (34.78%) PPP
13 24 (34.78%) VoIP
13 24 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
14 22 (31.88%) Network Management
14 22 (31.88%) Telecoms
14 22 (31.88%) Load Balancing
14 22 (31.88%) WLAN
14 22 (31.88%) SMTP
15 20 (28.99%) Network Design
15 20 (28.99%) CheckPoint
16 19 (27.54%) WAN
17 18 (26.09%) CCNP
17 18 (26.09%) Cisco IOS
18 15 (21.74%) BIG-IP
18 15 (21.74%) CCNA
19 14 (20.29%) IPv6

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (7.25%) Lync
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.45%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 67 (97.10%) Firewall
2 58 (84.06%) VPN
3 43 (62.32%) OSPF
4 41 (59.42%) Network Security
5 38 (55.07%) BGP
6 36 (52.17%) MPLS
7 30 (43.48%) SNMP
8 28 (40.58%) DNS
8 28 (40.58%) SSL
9 27 (39.13%) TCP/IP
10 24 (34.78%) PPP
10 24 (34.78%) VoIP
10 24 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (31.88%) WLAN
11 22 (31.88%) SMTP
12 19 (27.54%) WAN
13 18 (26.09%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (21.74%) BIG-IP
15 14 (20.29%) IPv6
15 14 (20.29%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 22 (31.88%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.04%) Marketing
3 7 (10.14%) Retail
3 7 (10.14%) Billing
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 21 (30.43%) Security Engineer
3 18 (26.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) Design Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) Senior Design Engineer
5 12 (17.39%) Network Consultant
5 12 (17.39%) Consultant
5 12 (17.39%) Senior Security Engineer
6 11 (15.94%) NOC Engineer
7 10 (14.49%) Network Security Consultant
7 10 (14.49%) Security Consultant
8 9 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (13.04%) Network Design Engineer
8 9 (13.04%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 9 (13.04%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) IP Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Senior IP Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Team Leader
10 3 (4.35%) Sales Manager
11 1 (1.45%) Senior NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Smartphone
2 5 (7.25%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.90%) SecurID
4 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) UNIX
1 8 (11.59%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Network Management
1 22 (31.88%) Load Balancing
2 20 (28.99%) Network Design
3 10 (14.49%) ITIL
3 10 (14.49%) Validation
4 7 (10.14%) Change Management
4 7 (10.14%) Capacity Management
5 3 (4.35%) Release Management
6 2 (2.90%) Stress Testing
6 2 (2.90%) eTOM
7 1 (1.45%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.45%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.45%) Time Management
7 1 (1.45%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.45%) Project Management
7 1 (1.45%) Process Management
7 1 (1.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.45%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.45%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) Python
1 6 (8.70%) Perl
1 6 (8.70%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) VBScript
2 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (40.58%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (26.09%) CCNP
3 15 (21.74%) CCNA
4 14 (20.29%) Degree
5 8 (11.59%) JNCIA
6 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
7 6 (8.70%) CCIE
7 6 (8.70%) CCSP
8 4 (5.80%) CCIP
9 2 (2.90%) CISSP
9 2 (2.90%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (2.90%) CCDP
10 1 (1.45%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.45%) ISEB
10 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.25%) SLA
3 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (7.25%) vSphere
1 5 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.45%) XenApp
2 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Zenoss
2 3 (4.35%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.45%) MOM
3 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.45%) Netcool
3 1 (1.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.45%) OpenView
3 1 (1.45%) SCCM
3 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (81.16%) Cisco
2 42 (60.87%) F5
3 29 (42.03%) Juniper
4 20 (28.99%) CheckPoint
5 12 (17.39%) HP
6 10 (14.49%) Avaya
7 9 (13.04%) Fortinet
7 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 7 (10.14%) Huawei
9 6 (8.70%) VMware
10 2 (2.90%) Tufin
10 2 (2.90%) AlgoSec
11 1 (1.45%) Veritas
11 1 (1.45%) Symantec
11 1 (1.45%) Citrix
11 1 (1.45%) IBM
11 1 (1.45%) Oracle
11 1 (1.45%) Meridio
11 1 (1.45%) Polycom
11 1 (1.45%) Lumension
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago