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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 285 297 312
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 33 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.70% 1.37% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 26
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +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
1945 1758 2270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.94% 15.07% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1556 2025
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 57 (91.94%) Cisco
2 50 (80.65%) VPN
3 42 (67.74%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (62.90%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (56.45%) CCNP
6 33 (53.23%) Firewall
7 31 (50.00%) BGP
8 27 (43.55%) OSPF
9 23 (37.10%) WAN
9 23 (37.10%) PPP
9 23 (37.10%) L2TP
10 22 (35.48%) MPLS
10 22 (35.48%) Cisco PIX
11 21 (33.87%) DSL
11 21 (33.87%) EIGRP
12 19 (30.65%) CCIP
12 19 (30.65%) TCP/IP
12 19 (30.65%) Linux
13 16 (25.81%) LAN
13 16 (25.81%) Wireless
14 15 (24.19%) DNS
14 15 (24.19%) SSL
14 15 (24.19%) F5
15 14 (22.58%) VMware
15 14 (22.58%) VLAN
16 13 (20.97%) ITIL
17 12 (19.35%) Windows
17 12 (19.35%) Nagios
17 12 (19.35%) Load Balancing
17 12 (19.35%) Cisco IOS

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.23%) Confluence
2 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) SaaS
2 4 (6.45%) Office 365
2 4 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 50 (80.65%) VPN
2 39 (62.90%) Cisco ASA
3 33 (53.23%) Firewall
4 31 (50.00%) BGP
5 27 (43.55%) OSPF
6 23 (37.10%) WAN
6 23 (37.10%) PPP
6 23 (37.10%) L2TP
7 22 (35.48%) MPLS
7 22 (35.48%) Cisco PIX
8 21 (33.87%) DSL
8 21 (33.87%) EIGRP
9 19 (30.65%) TCP/IP
10 16 (25.81%) LAN
10 16 (25.81%) Wireless
11 15 (24.19%) DNS
11 15 (24.19%) SSL
12 14 (22.58%) VLAN
13 12 (19.35%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (14.52%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
1 2 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Back Office
2 5 (8.06%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Publishing
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (66.13%) Network Engineer
2 7 (11.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (11.29%) Administrator
3 6 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Project Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Linux Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Firewall Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Network Administrator
7 2 (3.23%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Analyst
8 1 (1.61%) Network Consultant
8 1 (1.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.61%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) XML
1 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Statistics
4 2 (3.23%) e-Health
4 2 (3.23%) SecurID
4 2 (3.23%) PKI
4 2 (3.23%) DTV
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.65%) Linux
2 12 (19.35%) Windows
3 8 (12.90%) CentOS
4 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.06%) UNIX
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) ITIL
2 12 (19.35%) Load Balancing
3 5 (8.06%) Use Case
3 5 (8.06%) Change Control
4 4 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (6.45%) Line Management
4 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.23%) Market Research
6 2 (3.23%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.23%) Network Design
6 2 (3.23%) Security Management
6 2 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.23%) Project Management
6 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
2 6 (9.68%) Perl
3 5 (8.06%) PHP
3 5 (8.06%) Java
3 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.45%) Python
5 2 (3.23%) C
6 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (67.74%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (56.45%) CCNP
3 19 (30.65%) CCIP
4 9 (14.52%) Degree
5 6 (9.68%) CCNA
6 5 (8.06%) RHCE
6 5 (8.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.84%) CCIE
8 2 (3.23%) HP APS
8 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.61%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.61%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) vSphere
2 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.45%) XenApp
4 4 (6.45%) XenServer
4 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.23%) Squid
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) Nagios
2 11 (17.74%) Cacti
3 4 (6.45%) Puppet
3 4 (6.45%) SmokePing
4 2 (3.23%) SCCM
4 2 (3.23%) SCOM
4 2 (3.23%) WSUS
4 2 (3.23%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.23%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (3.23%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 57 (91.94%) Cisco
2 15 (24.19%) F5
3 14 (22.58%) VMware
4 10 (16.13%) CheckPoint
5 6 (9.68%) Juniper
5 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 6 (9.68%) Citrix
5 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.06%) HP
6 5 (8.06%) Riverbed
6 5 (8.06%) ProCurve
7 4 (6.45%) Dell
8 3 (4.84%) Blue Coat
8 3 (4.84%) Brocade
9 2 (3.23%) WatchGuard
9 2 (3.23%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.23%) Vyatta
9 2 (3.23%) Rackspace
9 2 (3.23%) Aerohive Networks
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