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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 114 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.38% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
278 306 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.22% 19.67% 21.78%
Number of salaries quoted 256 264 289
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,250 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 January 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 15 (93.75%) Cisco
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) BGP
2 11 (68.75%) MPLS
2 11 (68.75%) OSPF
3 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (37.50%) Network Security
6 6 (37.50%) VPN
6 6 (37.50%) CCNP
7 5 (31.25%) IPv4
7 5 (31.25%) WAN
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) CCSA
8 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
8 4 (25.00%) CCSE
8 4 (25.00%) VLAN
8 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (25.00%) VPLS
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) XenApp
8 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
8 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (25.00%) HSRP
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (25.00%) Network Management

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) MPLS
2 11 (68.75%) OSPF
2 11 (68.75%) BGP
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (37.50%) Network Security
5 6 (37.50%) VPN
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 5 (31.25%) IPv4
7 4 (25.00%) IPv6
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) VLAN
7 4 (25.00%) VPLS
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) PPP
7 4 (25.00%) HSRP
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Installations Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
1 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Use Case
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) CCSA
3 4 (25.00%) CCSE
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) MCSE
5 1 (6.25%) MCSA
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.25%) RHCE
5 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (25.00%) XenApp
1 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
2 3 (18.75%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Netcool
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) Cacti
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) NetApp
5 3 (18.75%) Dell
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Juniper
6 2 (12.50%) F5
7 1 (6.25%) AVG
7 1 (6.25%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (6.25%) Symantec
7 1 (6.25%) Sophos
7 1 (6.25%) Kaspersky
7 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
7 1 (6.25%) Kaseya
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.25%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago