The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 118 120 128
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 7 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.39% 0.40% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.66% 1.94% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 3
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
421 412 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.18% 20.55% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 347 304 316
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 13 (86.67%) Clustering
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (80.00%) Degree
3 12 (80.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (73.33%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (53.33%) SMTP
6 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
6 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
6 7 (46.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (46.67%) Replication
6 7 (46.67%) Symantec
6 7 (46.67%) MS Project Server
6 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (46.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (46.67%) SCDPM
6 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
6 7 (46.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (40.00%) Lync
7 6 (40.00%) Unified Communications
7 6 (40.00%) WSUS
7 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (40.00%) DNS
8 5 (33.33%) FTP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
1 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
1 7 (46.67%) MS Project Server
1 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (46.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (40.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) SMTP
3 6 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (40.00%) DNS
4 5 (33.33%) FTP
5 3 (20.00%) LDAP
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) OpenVPN
7 1 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
7 1 (6.67%) OSPF
7 1 (6.67%) RIP
7 1 (6.67%) SNMP
7 1 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (6.67%) SSL
7 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 5 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
2 5 (33.33%) Software Team Leader
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Clustering
2 7 (46.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) CentOS
4 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (73.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (46.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 7 (46.67%) SCDPM
2 6 (40.00%) WSUS
3 2 (13.33%) Nagios
3 2 (13.33%) Munin
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Symantec
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp