The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 291 294 288
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 42 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 1.42% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 26
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,375 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2018 1897 2083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.30% 15.84% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 1699 1875
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £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
London

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 28 July 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in the City of London

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 55 (87.30%) Cisco
2 53 (84.13%) VPN
3 38 (60.32%) Firewall
4 37 (58.73%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (55.56%) BGP
6 31 (49.21%) CCNP
6 31 (49.21%) Cisco ASA
7 28 (44.44%) WAN
8 24 (38.10%) LAN
9 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
9 22 (34.92%) OSPF
10 21 (33.33%) DNS
10 21 (33.33%) Linux
11 19 (30.16%) MPLS
11 19 (30.16%) Load Balancing
12 17 (26.98%) Cisco PIX
12 17 (26.98%) SSL
13 16 (25.40%) CheckPoint
13 16 (25.40%) PPP
13 16 (25.40%) EIGRP
13 16 (25.40%) L2TP
13 16 (25.40%) Finance
13 16 (25.40%) F5
14 15 (23.81%) VLAN
14 15 (23.81%) DSL
14 15 (23.81%) Windows
15 14 (22.22%) Nagios
15 14 (22.22%) HSRP
16 13 (20.63%) Cacti
16 13 (20.63%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 10 (15.87%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.35%) nginx
2 4 (6.35%) Apache
3 3 (4.76%) GlassFish
3 3 (4.76%) Jetty
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) Confluence
4 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) SaaS
2 7 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (84.13%) VPN
2 38 (60.32%) Firewall
3 35 (55.56%) BGP
4 31 (49.21%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (44.44%) WAN
6 24 (38.10%) LAN
7 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
7 22 (34.92%) OSPF
8 21 (33.33%) DNS
9 19 (30.16%) MPLS
10 17 (26.98%) Cisco PIX
10 17 (26.98%) SSL
11 16 (25.40%) PPP
11 16 (25.40%) EIGRP
11 16 (25.40%) L2TP
12 15 (23.81%) VLAN
12 15 (23.81%) DSL
13 14 (22.22%) HSRP
14 11 (17.46%) Wireless
15 8 (12.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) MySQL
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Subversion
1 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.76%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.17%) JIRA
2 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.94%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.17%) Electronics
4 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.17%) Publishing
5 1 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Administrator
3 7 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Network Support
7 3 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Firewall Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Network Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Design Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) Java EE
2 1 (1.59%) XML
2 1 (1.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.76%) Clustering
2 3 (4.76%) Hedge funds
2 3 (4.76%) Open Source
2 3 (4.76%) Statistics
3 2 (3.17%) PKI
3 2 (3.17%) SecurID
3 2 (3.17%) e-Health
3 2 (3.17%) DTV
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (23.81%) Windows
3 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (12.70%) UNIX
5 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (11.11%) CentOS
5 7 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.94%) Debian
7 3 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Load Balancing
2 13 (20.63%) ITIL
3 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce
4 7 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.76%) DevOps
6 3 (4.76%) High Availability
7 2 (3.17%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.17%) Network Design
7 2 (3.17%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.17%) Security Management
7 2 (3.17%) Project Management
7 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.59%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) Bash Shell
2 11 (17.46%) Java
3 10 (15.87%) Python
4 5 (7.94%) Perl
5 1 (1.59%) PHP
5 1 (1.59%) C
5 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (58.73%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (49.21%) CCNP
3 13 (20.63%) CCIP
4 9 (14.29%) CCNA
5 8 (12.70%) Degree
6 5 (7.94%) CCSA
7 3 (4.76%) CCIE
8 2 (3.17%) HP APS
8 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.59%) RHCE
9 1 (1.59%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.59%) CCSE
9 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.59%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.59%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
2 5 (7.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (11.11%) XenServer
2 5 (7.94%) vSphere
3 4 (6.35%) XenApp
3 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.76%) NFS
4 3 (4.76%) KVM
4 3 (4.76%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (3.17%) Squid
5 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) Nagios
2 13 (20.63%) Cacti
3 10 (15.87%) Puppet
4 7 (11.11%) SmokePing
5 5 (7.94%) ZABBIX
6 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.17%) WSUS
7 2 (3.17%) SCCM
7 2 (3.17%) SCOM
7 2 (3.17%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (3.17%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 55 (87.30%) Cisco
2 16 (25.40%) CheckPoint
2 16 (25.40%) F5
3 10 (15.87%) VMware
4 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.11%) Juniper
5 7 (11.11%) Dell
6 6 (9.52%) Citrix
7 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.94%) HP
7 5 (7.94%) Sun
7 5 (7.94%) ProCurve
8 3 (4.76%) Blue Coat
8 3 (4.76%) Brocade
8 3 (4.76%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.17%) WatchGuard
9 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.17%) Rackspace
9 2 (3.17%) Vyatta
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago