The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 144 115 129
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +14
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 8 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.32% 0.70% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 3.93% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 11
Median salary £52,500 £39,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.91% -16.84%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
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
427 331 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.30% 17.73% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 273 288 340
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £25,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 14 (100.00%) VPN
1 14 (100.00%) SSL
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) VLAN
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) Network Design
4 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (42.86%) Analytics
4 6 (42.86%) User Experience
4 6 (42.86%) Performance Management
5 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) Wireless
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) CISSP
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
7 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
7 3 (21.43%) COBIT
7 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (21.43%) ISMS
7 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) SSL
1 14 (100.00%) VPN
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) VLAN
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) DHCP
6 3 (21.43%) HTTP
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
7 2 (14.29%) ADSL
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
7 2 (14.29%) MPLS
7 2 (14.29%) PPTP
7 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Information Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Architecture Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Presales Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Presales Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) WAP
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) User Experience
2 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (7.14%) EPoS
5 1 (7.14%) Handset
5 1 (7.14%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (42.86%) Analytics
2 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) Network Design
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 6 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (21.43%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) ISMS
3 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Remediation Plan
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
3 3 (21.43%) SIEM
3 3 (21.43%) Threat Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CISM
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (21.43%) COBIT
2 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cacti
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) F5
2 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 2 (14.29%) Veeam
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) Mitel
3 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec