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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 117 110 118
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 13 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.75% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.15% 4.35% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 12
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,500 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
413 345 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.40% 17.14% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 378 287 288
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £63,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 August 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 28 (87.50%) Firewall
2 26 (81.25%) Cisco
3 24 (75.00%) CheckPoint
4 23 (71.88%) Windows
5 21 (65.63%) Hyper-V
6 19 (59.38%) NetApp
7 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
7 17 (53.13%) HP
7 17 (53.13%) MS Exchange
7 17 (53.13%) SAN
7 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (53.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (53.13%) SonicWALL
8 15 (46.88%) HP StoreVirtual
8 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (46.88%) vSphere
8 15 (46.88%) Forefront TMG
8 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (46.88%) Dell
8 15 (46.88%) IPv4
9 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
10 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (34.38%) VMware
11 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (31.25%) VPN
11 10 (31.25%) Terminal Services
12 9 (28.13%) Citrix
12 9 (28.13%) XenApp
13 8 (25.00%) CCNA
13 8 (25.00%) SQL

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 17 (53.13%) MS Exchange
1 17 (53.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (87.50%) Firewall
2 17 (53.13%) SAN
3 15 (46.88%) IPv4
4 10 (31.25%) VPN
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (12.50%) LAN
6 4 (12.50%) WAN
7 3 (9.38%) SNA
7 3 (9.38%) DNS
7 3 (9.38%) Network Security
7 3 (9.38%) Frame Relay
7 3 (9.38%) VLAN
8 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
8 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (6.25%) L2TP
9 1 (3.13%) NetScreen
9 1 (3.13%) Internet
9 1 (3.13%) MPLS
9 1 (3.13%) OSPF
9 1 (3.13%) BGP
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
1 10 (31.25%) Consultant
2 7 (21.88%) Network Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Installations Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) HP StoreVirtual
2 7 (21.88%) Thin Client
2 7 (21.88%) Fat Client
3 4 (12.50%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 5 (15.63%) Network Design
3 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.25%) Line Management
6 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.00%) CCNA
3 5 (15.63%) CCNP
4 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.25%) MCP
5 2 (6.25%) MCSE
5 2 (6.25%) MCSA
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.13%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
2 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Hyper-V
2 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
3 15 (46.88%) vSphere
3 15 (46.88%) Forefront TMG
4 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (31.25%) Terminal Services
6 9 (28.13%) XenApp
7 7 (21.88%) XenDesktop
8 4 (12.50%) BitLocker
9 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
10 1 (3.13%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM
1 4 (12.50%) SCOM
1 4 (12.50%) SCVMM
1 4 (12.50%) Windows Intune
1 4 (12.50%) SCDPM
1 4 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (12.50%) SCSM
2 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 24 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 19 (59.38%) NetApp
4 17 (53.13%) SonicWALL
4 17 (53.13%) HP
5 15 (46.88%) Dell
6 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
7 11 (34.38%) VMware
8 9 (28.13%) Citrix
9 7 (21.88%) F5
10 2 (6.25%) AVG
10 2 (6.25%) Symantec
10 2 (6.25%) Sophos
10 2 (6.25%) Kaspersky
10 2 (6.25%) IBM
10 2 (6.25%) EMC
11 1 (3.13%) Nortel
11 1 (3.13%) SAP
11 1 (3.13%) Mitel
11 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £35k - 48k per year + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago