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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 65 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.38% - 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% - 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £36,500 - £48,750
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 - £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 - £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
140 163 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 26.27% 35.67% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 95 121 130
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (100.00%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) Network Security
4 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
5 7 (58.33%) Network Design
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco
5 7 (58.33%) Juniper
6 6 (50.00%) MPLS
6 6 (50.00%) OSPF
6 6 (50.00%) BGP
6 6 (50.00%) HP
6 6 (50.00%) Avaya
6 6 (50.00%) WLAN
6 6 (50.00%) Degree
6 6 (50.00%) Marketing
7 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
8 4 (33.33%) VoIP
8 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 4 (33.33%) DSL
8 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (16.67%) VLAN
9 2 (16.67%) IPv6
10 1 (8.33%) CCIP
10 1 (8.33%) CCNA
10 1 (8.33%) CCDA
10 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
10 1 (8.33%) ICMP
10 1 (8.33%) SS7
10 1 (8.33%) VRRP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) Network Security
4 6 (50.00%) WLAN
4 6 (50.00%) MPLS
4 6 (50.00%) OSPF
4 6 (50.00%) BGP
5 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
6 4 (33.33%) DSL
6 4 (33.33%) VoIP
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) VLAN
7 2 (16.67%) IPv6
8 1 (8.33%) HSRP
8 1 (8.33%) Wireless
8 1 (8.33%) Frame Relay
8 1 (8.33%) Ethereal
8 1 (8.33%) VPLS
8 1 (8.33%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (8.33%) GGSN
General
1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support
3 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Pre Sales Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CCIP
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) CCDA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Juniper
2 6 (50.00%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Radware