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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 101 113 116
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 23 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.15% 0.52% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.71% 3.53% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 7
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
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
403 283 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.08% 14.83% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 361 240 278
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 6 July 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 29 (87.88%) Firewall
2 27 (81.82%) Cisco
3 23 (69.70%) CheckPoint
4 21 (63.64%) Windows
5 19 (57.58%) Hyper-V
6 17 (51.52%) NetApp
7 15 (45.45%) SAN
7 15 (45.45%) MS Exchange
7 15 (45.45%) IPv4
7 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
7 15 (45.45%) HP
7 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (45.45%) SonicWALL
8 13 (39.39%) vSphere
8 13 (39.39%) Forefront TMG
8 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (39.39%) Dell
8 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (39.39%) HP StoreVirtual
9 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
10 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (33.33%) VPN
10 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (33.33%) VMware
11 9 (27.27%) CCNA
11 9 (27.27%) Citrix
11 9 (27.27%) XenApp
12 8 (24.24%) F5
12 8 (24.24%) Terminal Services

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 15 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 15 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.12%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 29 (87.88%) Firewall
2 15 (45.45%) IPv4
2 15 (45.45%) SAN
3 11 (33.33%) VPN
4 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (12.12%) LAN
5 4 (12.12%) WAN
6 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.09%) SNA
6 3 (9.09%) DNS
6 3 (9.09%) MPLS
6 3 (9.09%) OSPF
6 3 (9.09%) BGP
6 3 (9.09%) Frame Relay
6 3 (9.09%) VLAN
6 3 (9.09%) Network Security
7 2 (6.06%) NetScaler
7 2 (6.06%) HSRP
7 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (6.06%) L2TP
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.09%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Consultant
2 8 (24.24%) Network Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Network Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Cloud Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Installations Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) HP StoreVirtual
2 7 (21.21%) Thin Client
2 7 (21.21%) Fat Client
3 4 (12.12%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.03%) DTV
5 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 5 (15.15%) Capacity Management
2 5 (15.15%) Network Design
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Change Management
4 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.06%) Line Management
5 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Service Management
5 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (27.27%) CCNA
3 6 (18.18%) CCNP
4 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.06%) MCP
5 2 (6.06%) MCSE
5 2 (6.06%) MCSA
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.03%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
2 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) Hyper-V
2 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 13 (39.39%) vSphere
3 13 (39.39%) Forefront TMG
4 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (27.27%) XenApp
6 8 (24.24%) Terminal Services
7 7 (21.21%) XenDesktop
8 4 (12.12%) BitLocker
9 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
10 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) SCCM
1 4 (12.12%) SCOM
1 4 (12.12%) SCVMM
1 4 (12.12%) Windows Intune
1 4 (12.12%) SCDPM
1 4 (12.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (12.12%) SCSM
2 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Cisco
2 23 (69.70%) CheckPoint
3 17 (51.52%) NetApp
4 15 (45.45%) SonicWALL
4 15 (45.45%) HP
5 13 (39.39%) Dell
6 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 11 (33.33%) VMware
8 9 (27.27%) Citrix
9 8 (24.24%) F5
10 3 (9.09%) Juniper
11 2 (6.06%) Symantec
11 2 (6.06%) Sophos
11 2 (6.06%) Kaspersky
11 2 (6.06%) IBM
11 2 (6.06%) EMC
11 2 (6.06%) AVG
12 1 (3.03%) Nortel
12 1 (3.03%) SAP
12 1 (3.03%) Mitel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago