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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 104 106 110
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 22 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.24% 0.44% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.53% 3.14% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 4
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,700 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £35,000 £28,850
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.97%
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
292 255 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.50% 14.00% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 242 232 258
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (92.31%) Firewall
2 22 (84.62%) Cisco
3 17 (65.38%) CheckPoint
4 13 (50.00%) Windows
5 12 (46.15%) VPN
5 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (42.31%) NetApp
6 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
7 10 (38.46%) VMware
8 9 (34.62%) SAN
8 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
8 9 (34.62%) CCNA
8 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
8 9 (34.62%) HP
8 9 (34.62%) IPv4
8 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (34.62%) F5
8 9 (34.62%) SonicWALL
8 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (30.77%) vSphere
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (26.92%) SLA
10 7 (26.92%) CCNP
10 7 (26.92%) Citrix
10 7 (26.92%) Dell
10 7 (26.92%) XenApp
10 7 (26.92%) Forefront TMG
10 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
1 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) Firewall
2 12 (46.15%) VPN
3 9 (34.62%) SAN
3 9 (34.62%) IPv4
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (19.23%) WAN
6 4 (15.38%) MPLS
6 4 (15.38%) OSPF
6 4 (15.38%) BGP
6 4 (15.38%) LAN
6 4 (15.38%) VLAN
7 3 (11.54%) Frame Relay
7 3 (11.54%) SNA
7 3 (11.54%) DNS
7 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.69%) HSRP
8 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
8 2 (7.69%) L2TP
8 2 (7.69%) VRRP
8 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Network Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Installations Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Fat Client
1 5 (19.23%) Thin Client
2 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) DTV
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Capacity Management
1 5 (19.23%) Network Design
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.85%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Use Case
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (34.62%) CCNA
3 7 (26.92%) CCNP
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.69%) MCP
5 2 (7.69%) MCSE
5 2 (7.69%) MCSA
5 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) CCSA
6 1 (3.85%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
2 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
2 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (30.77%) vSphere
4 7 (26.92%) XenApp
4 7 (26.92%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (19.23%) XenDesktop
6 4 (15.38%) Terminal Services
7 2 (7.69%) BitLocker
7 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
8 1 (3.85%) ProxySG
8 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCDPM
1 2 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (7.69%) SCSM
1 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
1 2 (7.69%) SCVMM
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Intune
2 1 (3.85%) Cacti
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco
2 17 (65.38%) CheckPoint
3 11 (42.31%) NetApp
4 10 (38.46%) VMware
5 9 (34.62%) HP
5 9 (34.62%) F5
5 9 (34.62%) SonicWALL
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 7 (26.92%) Citrix
7 7 (26.92%) Dell
8 3 (11.54%) Juniper
9 2 (7.69%) AVG
9 2 (7.69%) Sophos
9 2 (7.69%) IBM
9 2 (7.69%) EMC
9 2 (7.69%) Kaspersky
9 2 (7.69%) Symantec
10 1 (3.85%) Mitel
10 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
10 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
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