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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 273 305 293
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 41 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.21% 1.16% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 27
Average salary £50,000 £63,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +15.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £73,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1857 1803 2449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.25% 15.56% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1626 1578 2155
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 67 (90.54%) Cisco
2 60 (81.08%) VPN
3 51 (68.92%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (59.46%) Cisco ASA
5 43 (58.11%) BGP
6 40 (54.05%) WAN
6 40 (54.05%) CCNP
7 38 (51.35%) OSPF
8 35 (47.30%) Firewall
9 33 (44.59%) MPLS
9 33 (44.59%) Cisco PIX
10 32 (43.24%) Cisco IOS
11 27 (36.49%) L2TP
12 26 (35.14%) Linux
12 26 (35.14%) PPP
13 24 (32.43%) LAN
13 24 (32.43%) TCP/IP
13 24 (32.43%) EIGRP
14 23 (31.08%) SSL
15 22 (29.73%) F5
16 20 (27.03%) DSL
16 20 (27.03%) Wireless
16 20 (27.03%) VLAN
17 19 (25.68%) VMware
18 17 (22.97%) VoIP
18 17 (22.97%) Network Security
19 16 (21.62%) CCIP
20 15 (20.27%) Windows
21 14 (18.92%) CCNA
22 13 (17.57%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.35%) nginx
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
2 1 (1.35%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Route 53
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (81.08%) VPN
2 44 (59.46%) Cisco ASA
3 43 (58.11%) BGP
4 40 (54.05%) WAN
5 38 (51.35%) OSPF
6 35 (47.30%) Firewall
7 33 (44.59%) Cisco PIX
7 33 (44.59%) MPLS
8 32 (43.24%) Cisco IOS
9 27 (36.49%) L2TP
10 26 (35.14%) PPP
11 24 (32.43%) TCP/IP
11 24 (32.43%) LAN
11 24 (32.43%) EIGRP
12 23 (31.08%) SSL
13 20 (27.03%) DSL
13 20 (27.03%) VLAN
13 20 (27.03%) Wireless
14 17 (22.97%) Network Security
14 17 (22.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.35%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Back Office
3 5 (6.76%) Financial Institution
3 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (71.62%) Network Engineer
2 11 (14.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (9.46%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (9.46%) Consultant
3 7 (9.46%) Security Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Network Consultant
4 5 (6.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Network Support
4 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Security Consultant
5 4 (5.41%) Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Administrator
5 4 (5.41%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Senior Network Support
5 4 (5.41%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) SOAP
2 1 (1.35%) Web Services
2 1 (1.35%) XML
2 1 (1.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Statistics
2 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.35%) DTV
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) e-Health
3 1 (1.35%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Linux
2 15 (20.27%) Windows
3 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (10.81%) CentOS
5 7 (9.46%) UNIX
5 7 (9.46%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.35%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.86%) ITIL
2 7 (9.46%) Use Case
2 7 (9.46%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (9.46%) Change Control
2 7 (9.46%) Network Management
3 5 (6.76%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (6.76%) Load Balancing
3 5 (6.76%) Network Architecture
4 4 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.05%) Information Security
5 3 (4.05%) Network Design
5 3 (4.05%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (4.05%) Market Research
6 2 (2.70%) Security Management
6 2 (2.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.35%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.51%) Perl
1 10 (13.51%) PHP
2 8 (10.81%) Bash Shell
3 7 (9.46%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.41%) C
5 3 (4.05%) Python
5 3 (4.05%) Ruby
6 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (68.92%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (54.05%) CCNP
3 16 (21.62%) CCIP
4 14 (18.92%) CCNA
5 9 (12.16%) Degree
6 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
6 7 (9.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (9.46%) RHCE
7 3 (4.05%) CISSP
7 3 (4.05%) CCIE
8 2 (2.70%) CCSP
8 2 (2.70%) CCDP
8 2 (2.70%) CCSA
8 2 (2.70%) HP APS
9 1 (1.35%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.86%) vSphere
3 7 (9.46%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.41%) XenApp
6 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.70%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.35%) Xen
8 1 (1.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) Nagios
1 10 (13.51%) Cacti
2 4 (5.41%) OPNET
3 2 (2.70%) WSUS
3 2 (2.70%) SCCM
3 2 (2.70%) SCOM
3 2 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.70%) SELinux
4 1 (1.35%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.35%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 67 (90.54%) Cisco
2 22 (29.73%) F5
3 19 (25.68%) VMware
4 12 (16.22%) CheckPoint
4 12 (16.22%) Juniper
5 11 (14.86%) Red Hat
5 11 (14.86%) Riverbed
6 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
7 9 (12.16%) HP
8 8 (10.81%) Fortinet
9 7 (9.46%) Foundry
10 6 (8.11%) Blue Coat
11 5 (6.76%) Citrix
11 5 (6.76%) SolarWinds
12 4 (5.41%) ProCurve
13 2 (2.70%) Brocade
13 2 (2.70%) WatchGuard
13 2 (2.70%) McAfee
13 2 (2.70%) Websense
14 1 (1.35%) SAP
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago