The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 53 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 3 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.84% 2.13% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.46% 5.53% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
IPsec
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
122 199 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 33.98% 38.49% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 99 132 126
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

IPsec
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Bracknell region.

IPsec Salary Trend in Bracknell

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Bracknell

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
3 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 4 (66.67%) IPv4
3 4 (66.67%) IPv6
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) L2TP
4 3 (50.00%) SSL
5 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) HSRP
5 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) VRRP
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) IGMP
6 1 (16.67%) Network Design
6 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Radware

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
3 4 (66.67%) IPv4
3 4 (66.67%) IPv6
3 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
4 3 (50.00%) L2TP
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) SSL
5 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (33.33%) HSRP
5 2 (33.33%) VRRP
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
6 1 (16.67%) Ethereal
6 1 (16.67%) VPLS
6 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (16.67%) GGSN
6 1 (16.67%) SGSN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (16.67%) Application Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCDA
2 1 (16.67%) CCIP
2 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Radware
2 1 (16.67%) ScanSafe
2 1 (16.67%) Ipanema Technologies