The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 245 241 241
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 19 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 1.47% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 13
Average salary £63,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £41,250 £43,800
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £60,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IPsec
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1411 1495 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.09% 20.41% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1183 1053
Average salary £43,500 £43,900 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.91% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IPsec
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the East of England region.

IPsec Salary Trend in the East of England

IPsec
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

IPsec Salary Histogram in the East of England

IPsec
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +4 8 £62,500 +38.88% 4
Essex -3 7 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Norfolk - 3 £67,500 - 2
Suffolk -13 1 £55,000 +37.50%
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 32 (86.49%) VPN
2 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 31 (83.78%) Firewall
3 28 (75.68%) SSL
3 28 (75.68%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (67.57%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (64.86%) F5
6 23 (62.16%) Palo Alto
6 23 (62.16%) CCNP
7 20 (54.05%) CCDP
8 19 (51.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (48.65%) OSPF
10 17 (45.95%) WAN
11 16 (43.24%) CCNA
12 14 (37.84%) MPLS
12 14 (37.84%) Network Security
13 12 (32.43%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (32.43%) FirePass
14 11 (29.73%) CCSA
14 11 (29.73%) CCSE
14 11 (29.73%) Juniper
14 11 (29.73%) CheckPoint
14 11 (29.73%) CCDA
14 11 (29.73%) CCIE
14 11 (29.73%) NX-OS
15 10 (27.03%) LAN
15 10 (27.03%) Load Balancing
16 9 (24.32%) Network Design
16 9 (24.32%) JNCIP
16 9 (24.32%) JNCIE

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (86.49%) VPN
2 31 (83.78%) Firewall
3 28 (75.68%) SSL
4 25 (67.57%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (51.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (48.65%) OSPF
7 17 (45.95%) WAN
8 14 (37.84%) MPLS
8 14 (37.84%) Network Security
9 12 (32.43%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (32.43%) FirePass
10 11 (29.73%) NX-OS
11 10 (27.03%) LAN
12 9 (24.32%) BGP
13 8 (21.62%) IPv4
14 7 (18.92%) DNS
14 7 (18.92%) IP Telephony
14 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
15 6 (16.22%) DHCP
16 4 (10.81%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (8.11%) Games
2 2 (5.41%) Publishing
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Network Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Network Design Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Security Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Network Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) IT Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Linux Support
6 3 (8.11%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.22%) iPad
3 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.70%) PKI
4 1 (2.70%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Load Balancing
2 9 (24.32%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Network Design
2 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2
3 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (21.62%) Data Privacy
4 4 (10.81%) Network Architecture
4 4 (10.81%) Network Management
4 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Change Management
5 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.41%) High Availability
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.70%) Logistics
7 1 (2.70%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) SIEM
7 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 28 (75.68%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (62.16%) CCNP
3 20 (54.05%) CCDP
4 16 (43.24%) CCNA
5 11 (29.73%) CCDA
5 11 (29.73%) CCIE
5 11 (29.73%) CCSA
5 11 (29.73%) CCSE
6 9 (24.32%) JNCIE
6 9 (24.32%) JNCIP
7 8 (21.62%) CCSP
7 8 (21.62%) JNCIA
8 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
8 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
9 4 (10.81%) Degree
10 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) iptables
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.41%) ISA Server
2 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) Docker
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 24 (64.86%) F5
3 23 (62.16%) Palo Alto
4 11 (29.73%) CheckPoint
4 11 (29.73%) Juniper
5 7 (18.92%) Zeacom
6 3 (8.11%) Avaya
6 3 (8.11%) VMware
7 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.41%) NEC
8 1 (2.70%) BT
8 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Overtime, Oncall
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 16 days ago
Norfolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 16 days ago
Chelmsford
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £650000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Norfolk
Capita plc
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago