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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 257 316 310
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -6
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 53 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.64% 1.12% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 48 20 24
Average salary £65,000 £53,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.93% -10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,177 £49,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -4.59%
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
2007 1958 2298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.93% 15.59% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1682 1620 2061
Average salary £52,500 £50,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 84 (84.00%) Cisco
2 71 (71.00%) VPN
2 71 (71.00%) BGP
3 59 (59.00%) OSPF
4 52 (52.00%) Firewall
5 51 (51.00%) LAN
6 50 (50.00%) WAN
7 46 (46.00%) Cisco Certification
8 44 (44.00%) SSL
9 42 (42.00%) Cisco IOS
10 41 (41.00%) Finance
10 41 (41.00%) MPLS
11 38 (38.00%) CCNP
11 38 (38.00%) Juniper
12 34 (34.00%) Cisco ASA
13 33 (33.00%) EIGRP
14 29 (29.00%) Wireless
15 27 (27.00%) CheckPoint
15 27 (27.00%) TCP/IP
15 27 (27.00%) VLAN
16 26 (26.00%) Ethernet
17 24 (24.00%) VMware
18 23 (23.00%) Linux
18 23 (23.00%) Network Management
19 22 (22.00%) F5
19 22 (22.00%) Cisco PIX
20 21 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
20 21 (21.00%) HSRP
20 21 (21.00%) VRRP
21 20 (20.00%) L2TP

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (8.00%) Lync
2 4 (4.00%) Apache
2 4 (4.00%) nginx
3 2 (2.00%) IIS
4 1 (1.00%) MediaWiki
4 1 (1.00%) Confluence
4 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (9.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) IaaS
2 7 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.00%) Route 53
3 6 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (71.00%) VPN
1 71 (71.00%) BGP
2 59 (59.00%) OSPF
3 52 (52.00%) Firewall
4 51 (51.00%) LAN
5 50 (50.00%) WAN
6 44 (44.00%) SSL
7 42 (42.00%) Cisco IOS
8 41 (41.00%) MPLS
9 34 (34.00%) Cisco ASA
10 33 (33.00%) EIGRP
11 29 (29.00%) Wireless
12 27 (27.00%) TCP/IP
12 27 (27.00%) VLAN
13 26 (26.00%) Ethernet
14 22 (22.00%) Cisco PIX
15 21 (21.00%) HSRP
15 21 (21.00%) VRRP
16 20 (20.00%) L2TP
17 18 (18.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) MySQL
2 6 (6.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.00%) Subversion
2 1 (1.00%) JIRA
2 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.00%) Hudson
General
1 41 (41.00%) Finance
2 14 (14.00%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.00%) Financial Institution
3 9 (9.00%) Legal
3 9 (9.00%) Retail
4 8 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (8.00%) Electronics
4 8 (8.00%) Marketing
5 2 (2.00%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (55.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (13.00%) Consultant
3 11 (11.00%) Senior Consultant
3 11 (11.00%) Support Engineer
3 11 (11.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 11 (11.00%) Network Support
3 11 (11.00%) Security Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 10 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Architect
5 8 (8.00%) Sales Consultant
5 8 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 8 (8.00%) Network Manager
5 8 (8.00%) Senior Sales Consultant
6 6 (6.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Senior Network Support
6 6 (6.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Administrator
6 6 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.00%) XMPP
2 7 (7.00%) SOAP
2 7 (7.00%) Web Services
3 1 (1.00%) XML
3 1 (1.00%) LAMP
3 1 (1.00%) HTML
3 1 (1.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) DTV
2 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.00%) Wiki
4 1 (1.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.00%) New Media
4 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.00%) Linux
2 14 (14.00%) Windows
3 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (7.00%) UNIX
4 7 (7.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.00%) Amazon Linux
6 4 (4.00%) CentOS
7 3 (3.00%) Debian
7 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.00%) Network Management
2 20 (20.00%) Network Design
3 11 (11.00%) ITIL
4 10 (10.00%) Project Management
5 9 (9.00%) Validation
5 9 (9.00%) TOGAF
5 9 (9.00%) DoDAF
5 9 (9.00%) Project Planning
5 9 (9.00%) Performance Management
5 9 (9.00%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (9.00%) SABSA
6 8 (8.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 8 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 8 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.00%) Load Balancing
7 7 (7.00%) Incident Management
7 7 (7.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.00%) Python
2 9 (9.00%) Perl
3 7 (7.00%) PHP
3 7 (7.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.00%) Ruby
5 3 (3.00%) SQL
5 3 (3.00%) Tcl
5 3 (3.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.00%) C
6 2 (2.00%) VBScript
6 2 (2.00%) VB
7 1 (1.00%) Java
7 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (46.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (38.00%) CCNP
3 16 (16.00%) CCNA
3 16 (16.00%) Degree
4 6 (6.00%) CCIP
5 5 (5.00%) JNCIP
6 4 (4.00%) CCSP
6 4 (4.00%) CISSP
7 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.00%) CCSA
7 1 (1.00%) MCSE
7 1 (1.00%) MCSA
7 1 (1.00%) CCIE
7 1 (1.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.00%) SLA
1 9 (9.00%) COBIT
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 21 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (8.00%) iptables
4 6 (6.00%) Xen
4 6 (6.00%) KVM
5 5 (5.00%) ProxySG
6 3 (3.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.00%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.00%) Samba
7 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.00%) Postfix
7 1 (1.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (13.00%) OPNET
2 4 (4.00%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (3.00%) Cacti
3 3 (3.00%) Nagios
3 3 (3.00%) SELinux
4 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.00%) Salt
5 1 (1.00%) Puppet
5 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 84 (84.00%) Cisco
2 38 (38.00%) Juniper
3 27 (27.00%) CheckPoint
4 24 (24.00%) VMware
5 22 (22.00%) F5
6 17 (17.00%) Riverbed
7 16 (16.00%) HP
8 12 (12.00%) Citrix
9 9 (9.00%) Nokia
9 9 (9.00%) SolarWinds
10 8 (8.00%) Ipanema Technologies
10 8 (8.00%) SAP
10 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (7.00%) Red Hat
11 7 (7.00%) Fortinet
11 7 (7.00%) Foundry
12 6 (6.00%) Blue Coat
12 6 (6.00%) Nortel
13 4 (4.00%) Avaya
13 4 (4.00%) CA
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago