The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 250 285 292
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +7
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 58 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 1.43% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 52 22 21
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
IPsec
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1939 1613 2152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.01% 15.48% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1632 1364 1930
Average salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IPsec
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

IPsec Salary Trend in the City of London

IPsec
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in the City of London

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 77 (89.53%) Cisco
2 67 (77.91%) VPN
3 63 (73.26%) BGP
4 54 (62.79%) OSPF
5 53 (61.63%) WAN
6 48 (55.81%) Cisco Certification
7 44 (51.16%) LAN
8 43 (50.00%) Firewall
9 41 (47.67%) CCNP
10 40 (46.51%) Cisco IOS
11 38 (44.19%) SSL
12 35 (40.70%) MPLS
12 35 (40.70%) Cisco ASA
13 32 (37.21%) Finance
14 30 (34.88%) EIGRP
15 29 (33.72%) Wireless
16 28 (32.56%) TCP/IP
16 28 (32.56%) Juniper
17 27 (31.40%) Cisco PIX
18 26 (30.23%) VLAN
19 23 (26.74%) Linux
20 22 (25.58%) Ethernet
21 21 (24.42%) F5
22 20 (23.26%) Riverbed
22 20 (23.26%) CheckPoint
22 20 (23.26%) L2TP
23 19 (22.09%) VMware
23 19 (22.09%) Network Management
24 18 (20.93%) HSRP
24 18 (20.93%) Network Security

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (9.30%) Lync
2 2 (2.33%) Apache
2 2 (2.33%) nginx
3 1 (1.16%) Confluence
3 1 (1.16%) MediaWiki
3 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.16%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) IaaS
2 3 (3.49%) Route 53
2 3 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 67 (77.91%) VPN
2 63 (73.26%) BGP
3 54 (62.79%) OSPF
4 53 (61.63%) WAN
5 44 (51.16%) LAN
6 43 (50.00%) Firewall
7 40 (46.51%) Cisco IOS
8 38 (44.19%) SSL
9 35 (40.70%) MPLS
9 35 (40.70%) Cisco ASA
10 30 (34.88%) EIGRP
11 29 (33.72%) Wireless
12 28 (32.56%) TCP/IP
13 27 (31.40%) Cisco PIX
14 26 (30.23%) VLAN
15 22 (25.58%) Ethernet
16 20 (23.26%) L2TP
17 18 (20.93%) HSRP
17 18 (20.93%) Network Security
18 17 (19.77%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) MySQL
2 3 (3.49%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.16%) Subversion
2 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.16%) JIRA
2 1 (1.16%) Hudson
General
1 32 (37.21%) Finance
2 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
3 10 (11.63%) Financial Institution
4 8 (9.30%) Manufacturing
4 8 (9.30%) Electronics
4 8 (9.30%) Marketing
5 5 (5.81%) Retail
5 5 (5.81%) Legal
6 3 (3.49%) Back Office
7 2 (2.33%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (60.47%) Network Engineer
2 15 (17.44%) Consultant
3 12 (13.95%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Network Support Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Network Support
4 11 (12.79%) Support Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Security Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (10.47%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Sales Consultant
7 8 (9.30%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 8 (9.30%) Senior Sales Consultant
8 6 (6.98%) Architect
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Support Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Network Architect
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Network Support
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Network Support Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Network Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Security Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) XMPP
2 7 (8.14%) SOAP
3 4 (4.65%) Web Services
4 1 (1.16%) HTML
4 1 (1.16%) XML
4 1 (1.16%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) DTV
2 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.16%) Wiki
4 1 (1.16%) New Media
4 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.74%) Linux
2 14 (16.28%) Windows
3 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (8.14%) Windows XP
4 7 (8.14%) UNIX
5 5 (5.81%) CentOS
6 3 (3.49%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.09%) Network Management
2 11 (12.79%) ITIL
3 10 (11.63%) Network Design
4 9 (10.47%) WAN Optimisation
5 8 (9.30%) Programme Management
5 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (9.30%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (8.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (6.98%) Project Management
8 5 (5.81%) DoDAF
8 5 (5.81%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.81%) TOGAF
8 5 (5.81%) Project Planning
8 5 (5.81%) SABSA
8 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.81%) Validation
9 4 (4.65%) Information Security
9 4 (4.65%) Change Control
9 4 (4.65%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.47%) PHP
2 8 (9.30%) Perl
3 6 (6.98%) Python
4 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.65%) Ruby
6 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.33%) SQL
7 2 (2.33%) C
8 1 (1.16%) Java
8 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (55.81%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (47.67%) CCNP
3 15 (17.44%) CCNA
4 13 (15.12%) Degree
5 9 (10.47%) CCIP
6 5 (5.81%) CISSP
7 3 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.49%) RHCE
7 3 (3.49%) CCIE
8 2 (2.33%) CCSA
8 2 (2.33%) CCSP
8 2 (2.33%) CCDP
9 1 (1.16%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) COBIT
1 5 (5.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.47%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.49%) Xen
3 3 (3.49%) KVM
3 3 (3.49%) vSphere
3 3 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.49%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.33%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.16%) Postfix
5 1 (1.16%) XenServer
5 1 (1.16%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (15.12%) OPNET
2 6 (6.98%) Nagios
2 6 (6.98%) Cacti
3 4 (4.65%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.33%) SELinux
4 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.16%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.16%) Salt
5 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (89.53%) Cisco
2 28 (32.56%) Juniper
3 21 (24.42%) F5
4 20 (23.26%) Riverbed
4 20 (23.26%) CheckPoint
5 19 (22.09%) VMware
6 10 (11.63%) HP
7 9 (10.47%) SolarWinds
8 8 (9.30%) SAP
8 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
8 8 (9.30%) Red Hat
8 8 (9.30%) Ipanema Technologies
9 7 (8.14%) Fortinet
9 7 (8.14%) Foundry
10 6 (6.98%) Citrix
11 5 (5.81%) Nokia
12 4 (4.65%) Avaya
12 4 (4.65%) Blue Coat
13 2 (2.33%) McAfee
13 2 (2.33%) Websense
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
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