The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 107 114 109
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 15 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 0.44% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.81% 2.89% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 2
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £102,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
312 311 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.00% 15.37% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 260 281 300
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
West Midlands

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 25 July 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (50.00%) SAN
3 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) MPLS
3 10 (50.00%) OSPF
3 10 (50.00%) BGP
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (40.00%) CCNP
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (35.00%) EIGRP
5 7 (35.00%) VPN
5 7 (35.00%) LAN
5 7 (35.00%) WAN
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (35.00%) CCSE
5 7 (35.00%) VPLS
5 7 (35.00%) Legal
5 7 (35.00%) CCSA
5 7 (35.00%) Network Management
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (35.00%) Network Security
6 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (25.00%) XenServer

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (25.00%) Apache
2 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (50.00%) SAN
3 10 (50.00%) MPLS
3 10 (50.00%) OSPF
3 10 (50.00%) BGP
4 7 (35.00%) VPLS
4 7 (35.00%) Network Security
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (35.00%) VPN
4 7 (35.00%) LAN
4 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 7 (35.00%) EIGRP
5 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 5 (25.00%) FTP
5 5 (25.00%) HTTP
6 3 (15.00%) PPP
6 3 (15.00%) ATM
6 3 (15.00%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (35.00%) Legal
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Network Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Security Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Security Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Replication
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Network Management
2 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) CCNP
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCSA
2 7 (35.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) XenServer
2 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 5 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) WSUS
2 3 (15.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) Juniper
4 5 (25.00%) NetApp
5 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 to £30000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum - Overall package circa £50
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago