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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank - 118 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.058% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
275 283 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.77% 16.30% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 213 220 284
Average salary £34,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 9 (100.00%) VPN
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Ethernet
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) OpenView
2 8 (88.89%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 8 (88.89%) 802.11
2 8 (88.89%) DWDM
2 8 (88.89%) MPLS
2 8 (88.89%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) EIGRP
2 8 (88.89%) NetScreen
2 8 (88.89%) Financial Institution
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) Frame Relay
2 8 (88.89%) BIG-IP
2 8 (88.89%) VLAN
2 8 (88.89%) Fortinet
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (88.89%) F5
2 8 (88.89%) Multicast
3 1 (11.11%) SSL

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) VPN
2 8 (88.89%) Multicast
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) Frame Relay
2 8 (88.89%) BIG-IP
2 8 (88.89%) VLAN
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Ethernet
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) 802.11
2 8 (88.89%) DWDM
2 8 (88.89%) MPLS
2 8 (88.89%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) EIGRP
2 8 (88.89%) NetScreen
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) OpenView
1 8 (88.89%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 8 (88.89%) Fortinet
2 8 (88.89%) F5