The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 110 107 109
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 18 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.99% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.21% 2.37% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 4
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,750 £28,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
IPsec
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
290 253 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.93% 14.09% 19.00%
Number of salaries quoted 237 227 261
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IPsec
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Birmingham

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 23 (95.83%) Firewall
2 21 (87.50%) Cisco
3 17 (70.83%) CheckPoint
4 12 (50.00%) VPN
5 10 (41.67%) Windows
5 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (37.50%) NetApp
6 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (33.33%) SonicWALL
7 8 (33.33%) VMware
7 8 (33.33%) SAN
7 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 8 (33.33%) HP
7 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 8 (33.33%) IPv4
7 8 (33.33%) F5
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (29.17%) vSphere
8 7 (29.17%) CCNA
8 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (25.00%) XenApp
9 6 (25.00%) VLAN
9 6 (25.00%) CCNP
9 6 (25.00%) Dell
9 6 (25.00%) Citrix
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (25.00%) MPLS

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) Firewall
2 12 (50.00%) VPN
3 8 (33.33%) SAN
3 8 (33.33%) IPv4
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (25.00%) VLAN
4 6 (25.00%) MPLS
4 6 (25.00%) OSPF
4 6 (25.00%) BGP
5 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.67%) Frame Relay
6 4 (16.67%) SSL
6 4 (16.67%) IPv6
6 4 (16.67%) DNS
6 4 (16.67%) WAN
6 4 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 4 (16.67%) HSRP
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (12.50%) LAN
7 3 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Network Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Installations Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Security Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Communications Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 4 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) DTV
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Network Design
1 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.17%) Use Case
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CCNA
3 6 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.33%) MCP
4 2 (8.33%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) MCSA
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) RHCE
5 1 (4.17%) CCSA
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
2 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (29.17%) vSphere
3 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (25.00%) XenApp
4 6 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 3 (12.50%) Terminal Services
7 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
8 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
8 1 (4.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.17%) SCDPM
2 1 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (4.17%) SCSM
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Intune
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.17%) Cacti
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 17 (70.83%) CheckPoint
3 9 (37.50%) NetApp
4 8 (33.33%) SonicWALL
4 8 (33.33%) VMware
4 8 (33.33%) HP
4 8 (33.33%) F5
5 6 (25.00%) Dell
5 6 (25.00%) Citrix
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Juniper
7 2 (8.33%) Kaspersky
7 2 (8.33%) EMC
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 2 (8.33%) Sophos
7 2 (8.33%) AVG
8 1 (4.17%) Nortel
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.17%) SAP
8 1 (4.17%) IBM
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