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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 107 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 1 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.065% 0.60% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 2.49% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Average salary - £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
IPsec
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
368 362 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.79% 24.17% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 272 301 306
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

IPsec
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Cambridge

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) AMQP
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) 3GPP
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) RIP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) 3GPP
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) AMQP
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) RIP
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
General
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) F5