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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 293 300 302
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 40 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 1.38% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 27
Average salary £51,250 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,300 £72,000
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
1971 1886 2080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.03% 15.70% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1675 1686 1872
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% -
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 23 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 23 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 (85.94%) Cisco
2 54 (84.38%) VPN
3 40 (62.50%) Firewall
4 37 (57.81%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (54.69%) BGP
6 31 (48.44%) CCNP
6 31 (48.44%) Cisco ASA
7 26 (40.63%) WAN
8 23 (35.94%) OSPF
9 22 (34.38%) LAN
9 22 (34.38%) DNS
10 21 (32.81%) TCP/IP
10 21 (32.81%) Linux
11 20 (31.25%) MPLS
11 20 (31.25%) Load Balancing
12 19 (29.69%) SSL
13 17 (26.56%) PPP
13 17 (26.56%) Cisco PIX
14 16 (25.00%) CheckPoint
14 16 (25.00%) L2TP
14 16 (25.00%) Finance
15 15 (23.44%) Nagios
15 15 (23.44%) DSL
15 15 (23.44%) EIGRP
15 15 (23.44%) Windows
15 15 (23.44%) VLAN
15 15 (23.44%) F5
16 14 (21.88%) Cacti
16 14 (21.88%) ITIL
17 13 (20.31%) CCIP

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 11 (17.19%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.81%) nginx
2 5 (7.81%) Apache
3 4 (6.25%) GlassFish
3 4 (6.25%) Jetty
4 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.13%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) SaaS
2 7 (10.94%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (84.38%) VPN
2 40 (62.50%) Firewall
3 35 (54.69%) BGP
4 31 (48.44%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (40.63%) WAN
6 23 (35.94%) OSPF
7 22 (34.38%) LAN
7 22 (34.38%) DNS
8 21 (32.81%) TCP/IP
9 20 (31.25%) MPLS
10 19 (29.69%) SSL
11 17 (26.56%) PPP
11 17 (26.56%) Cisco PIX
12 16 (25.00%) L2TP
13 15 (23.44%) DSL
13 15 (23.44%) EIGRP
13 15 (23.44%) VLAN
14 13 (20.31%) HSRP
15 10 (15.63%) Wireless
16 9 (14.06%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) MySQL
2 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Subversion
1 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.25%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.13%) JIRA
2 2 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.81%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Publishing
4 2 (3.13%) Electronics
5 1 (1.56%) Back Office
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (57.81%) Network Engineer
2 8 (12.50%) Administrator
3 7 (10.94%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Project Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Linux Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Network Support
6 3 (4.69%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Firewall Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) Java EE
2 1 (1.56%) HTML
2 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.25%) Open Source
2 4 (6.25%) Clustering
3 3 (4.69%) e-Health
3 3 (4.69%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.13%) SecurID
4 2 (3.13%) PKI
4 2 (3.13%) Statistics
4 2 (3.13%) DTV
5 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Linux
2 15 (23.44%) Windows
3 9 (14.06%) UNIX
3 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (12.50%) CentOS
5 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.94%) Windows 8
5 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (9.38%) Debian
7 4 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Load Balancing
2 14 (21.88%) ITIL
3 12 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 7 (10.94%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (6.25%) DevOps
5 4 (6.25%) High Availability
5 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.13%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.13%) Network Design
6 2 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.13%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.13%) Project Management
6 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.13%) Security Management
6 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.31%) Bash Shell
2 12 (18.75%) Java
3 11 (17.19%) Python
4 6 (9.38%) Perl
5 1 (1.56%) PHP
5 1 (1.56%) Ruby
5 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (57.81%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (48.44%) CCNP
3 13 (20.31%) CCIP
4 9 (14.06%) CCNA
4 9 (14.06%) Degree
5 5 (7.81%) CCSA
6 4 (6.25%) CCIE
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (3.13%) HP APS
8 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.56%) CCSE
8 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.56%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.56%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.56%) RHCE
8 1 (1.56%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) SLA
2 6 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (10.94%) XenServer
2 5 (7.81%) vSphere
3 4 (6.25%) NFS
3 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.25%) FreeRADIUS
3 4 (6.25%) KVM
3 4 (6.25%) XenApp
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.13%) Squid
4 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) Nagios
2 14 (21.88%) Cacti
3 11 (17.19%) Puppet
4 7 (10.94%) SmokePing
5 6 (9.38%) ZABBIX
6 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.13%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (3.13%) WSUS
7 2 (3.13%) SCCM
7 2 (3.13%) SCOM
7 2 (3.13%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 55 (85.94%) Cisco
2 16 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (23.44%) F5
4 10 (15.63%) VMware
5 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
6 8 (12.50%) Dell
7 7 (10.94%) Juniper
8 6 (9.38%) Citrix
8 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
9 5 (7.81%) Sun
9 5 (7.81%) HP
10 4 (6.25%) ProCurve
11 3 (4.69%) Brocade
11 3 (4.69%) Fortinet
12 2 (3.13%) WatchGuard
12 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
12 2 (3.13%) SAP
12 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
12 2 (3.13%) Avaya
12 2 (3.13%) CA
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday