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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 117 110 133
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 5 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.25% 0.91% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 4.31% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 6
Average salary £43,000 £51,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.50% -6.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £38,400 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £53,100 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.88%
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
322 394 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.16% 21.02% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 223 300 402
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 19 September 2014. 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 - 2 £41,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) OSPF
3 5 (62.50%) BGP
4 4 (50.00%) TACACS
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (50.00%) MPLS
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) CCNP
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
5 3 (37.50%) French Language
5 3 (37.50%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) xDSL
6 2 (25.00%) DMVPN
6 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Wireless Security
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Wireless
6 2 (25.00%) Back Office
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) ATM
6 2 (25.00%) VoIP
6 2 (25.00%) SSL
6 2 (25.00%) CCIE
6 2 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (25.00%) Internet

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) TACACS
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
5 2 (25.00%) ATM
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless Security
5 2 (25.00%) xDSL
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) DMVPN
6 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (12.50%) OpenVPN
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) L2TP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) French Language
3 2 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Support Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Support
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Support Supervisor
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper