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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 253 267 231
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -36
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 14 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.13% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% 0.60% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 31
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £37,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
1487 1653 1855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.48% 20.92% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1324 1510
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +6 8 £27,500 -
Essex - 3 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire +19 2 £60,000 +64.38%
Cambridgeshire +8 1 - -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 29 (87.88%) Cisco
2 28 (84.85%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (81.82%) VPN
4 25 (75.76%) Firewall
5 24 (72.73%) CCNP
6 22 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (57.58%) SSL
8 17 (51.52%) Network Security
8 17 (51.52%) F5
9 16 (48.48%) WAN
10 13 (39.39%) OSPF
10 13 (39.39%) BGP
10 13 (39.39%) Juniper
10 13 (39.39%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (36.36%) CCNA
11 12 (36.36%) LAN
12 11 (33.33%) EIGRP
13 10 (30.30%) Wireless
14 9 (27.27%) VMware
14 9 (27.27%) IP Telephony
14 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
14 9 (27.27%) RIP
14 9 (27.27%) HSRP
15 8 (24.24%) NAS
15 8 (24.24%) DHCP
15 8 (24.24%) DNS
15 8 (24.24%) SAN
15 8 (24.24%) Finance
15 8 (24.24%) VLAN
16 7 (21.21%) Cisco IOS

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) Node.js
3 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (81.82%) VPN
2 25 (75.76%) Firewall
3 22 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (57.58%) SSL
5 17 (51.52%) Network Security
6 16 (48.48%) WAN
7 13 (39.39%) OSPF
7 13 (39.39%) BGP
7 13 (39.39%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (36.36%) LAN
9 11 (33.33%) EIGRP
10 10 (30.30%) Wireless
11 9 (27.27%) IP Telephony
11 9 (27.27%) HSRP
11 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
11 9 (27.27%) RIP
12 8 (24.24%) DNS
12 8 (24.24%) DHCP
12 8 (24.24%) SAN
12 8 (24.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.06%) Games
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Billing
4 2 (6.06%) Legal
5 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Security Specialist
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.03%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
1 2 (6.06%) Ajax
1 2 (6.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.12%) Clustering
1 4 (12.12%) Statistics
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Blog
3 2 (6.06%) FMCG
3 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.12%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) UNIX
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Change Management
2 5 (15.15%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
3 4 (12.12%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
4 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.06%) Network Design
4 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
4 2 (6.06%) Web Development
4 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C++
1 2 (6.06%) Java
1 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
1 2 (6.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (84.85%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (72.73%) CCNP
3 12 (36.36%) CCNA
4 5 (15.15%) CCIE
5 4 (12.12%) CCDP
5 4 (12.12%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.03%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.03%) ACSP
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.03%) MCP
6 1 (3.03%) MCSE
6 1 (3.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) VMware ESX
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.03%) Xen
3 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Cacti
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Cisco
2 17 (51.52%) F5
3 13 (39.39%) Juniper
4 9 (27.27%) VMware
5 7 (21.21%) SolarWinds
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.15%) HP
8 4 (12.12%) 3PAR
8 4 (12.12%) Splunk
8 4 (12.12%) McAfee
8 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
9 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
9 3 (9.09%) Crossbeam
9 3 (9.09%) Citrix
10 2 (6.06%) NetApp
11 1 (3.03%) CA
11 1 (3.03%) Dell
11 1 (3.03%) Zeacom