The first table below looks at the demand for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 17 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 111 - 114
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 11 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.60% - 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.47% - 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 9
Average salary £50,000 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
317 429 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.27% 22.72% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 230 325 197
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
North West

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IPsec
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Cheshire

IPsec
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 2 £50,000 -
IPsec
North West

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 9 (75.00%) Finance
4 8 (66.67%) Wireless
4 8 (66.67%) Frame Relay
4 8 (66.67%) 802.11
4 8 (66.67%) BIG-IP
4 8 (66.67%) VLAN
4 8 (66.67%) Fortinet
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (66.67%) CCNP
4 8 (66.67%) OpenView
4 8 (66.67%) LAN
4 8 (66.67%) WAN
4 8 (66.67%) Ethernet
4 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 8 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 8 (66.67%) DWDM
4 8 (66.67%) MPLS
4 8 (66.67%) OSPF
4 8 (66.67%) BGP
4 8 (66.67%) EIGRP
4 8 (66.67%) NetScreen
4 8 (66.67%) Financial Institution
4 8 (66.67%) F5
4 8 (66.67%) Multicast
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 8 (66.67%) Wireless
3 8 (66.67%) Frame Relay
3 8 (66.67%) BIG-IP
3 8 (66.67%) VLAN
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (66.67%) LAN
3 8 (66.67%) WAN
3 8 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (66.67%) 802.11
3 8 (66.67%) DWDM
3 8 (66.67%) MPLS
3 8 (66.67%) OSPF
3 8 (66.67%) BGP
3 8 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 8 (66.67%) NetScreen
3 8 (66.67%) Multicast
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Financial Institution
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (16.67%) Windows NT
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNP
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) OpenView
1 8 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (16.67%) MOM
2 2 (16.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) SCOM
2 2 (16.67%) HP SIM
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (66.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) Altiris
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (8.33%) AppSense