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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 134 118 99
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -19
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 2 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.091% 0.29% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 1.82% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 18
Average salary £38,000 £45,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.02% -9.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £40,900 £36,375
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £47,500 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
IPsec
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
369 330 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.86% 16.06% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 271 247 293
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

IPsec
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

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

IPsec Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

IPsec
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Beaconsfield +16 1 £45,000 +8.43%
High Wycombe - 1 £31,000 -
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 17 (85.00%) Firewall
3 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 15 (75.00%) VPN
3 15 (75.00%) DNS
4 14 (70.00%) SSL
5 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
5 11 (55.00%) L2TP
5 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (55.00%) OpenVPN
6 9 (45.00%) OSPF
6 9 (45.00%) BGP
7 8 (40.00%) MPLS
8 7 (35.00%) CCNP
8 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (35.00%) Network Design
8 7 (35.00%) Network Architecture
9 5 (25.00%) FreeRADIUS
9 5 (25.00%) 4G
9 5 (25.00%) LAN
9 5 (25.00%) Linux
9 5 (25.00%) Nagios
9 5 (25.00%) 3G
9 5 (25.00%) Wireless
10 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
10 4 (20.00%) WAN
10 4 (20.00%) F5
10 4 (20.00%) VLAN
10 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (15.00%) Spanning Tree

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (75.00%) VPN
2 15 (75.00%) DNS
3 14 (70.00%) SSL
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (55.00%) OpenVPN
4 11 (55.00%) L2TP
5 9 (45.00%) OSPF
5 9 (45.00%) BGP
6 8 (40.00%) MPLS
7 5 (25.00%) LAN
7 5 (25.00%) 3G
7 5 (25.00%) 4G
7 5 (25.00%) Wireless
8 4 (20.00%) VLAN
8 4 (20.00%) WAN
8 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
9 3 (15.00%) DHCP
9 3 (15.00%) VPLS
General
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Design Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Network Design
1 7 (35.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.00%) Operations Management
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Network Management
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CCNP
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) F5
3 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) VMware