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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 247 251 237
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 11 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% 0.62% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 22
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
1458 1462 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.37% 20.42% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1153 1369
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,604 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 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 5 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 - 5 £45,000 -
Essex - 3 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire -6 1 - -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 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 25 (92.59%) VPN
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 24 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (74.07%) CCNP
3 20 (74.07%) Firewall
4 19 (70.37%) SSL
5 18 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (62.96%) Network Security
6 17 (62.96%) F5
7 13 (48.15%) OSPF
7 13 (48.15%) BGP
7 13 (48.15%) Juniper
7 13 (48.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (44.44%) WAN
8 12 (44.44%) LAN
9 11 (40.74%) EIGRP
10 10 (37.04%) Wireless
11 9 (33.33%) RIP
11 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 9 (33.33%) HSRP
12 8 (29.63%) CCNA
12 8 (29.63%) Finance
12 8 (29.63%) VLAN
13 7 (25.93%) Wireshark
13 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (25.93%) SolarWinds
13 7 (25.93%) SSH
13 7 (25.93%) MPLS
13 7 (25.93%) SNMP
14 6 (22.22%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 2 (7.41%) Node.js
1 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) VPN
2 20 (74.07%) Firewall
3 19 (70.37%) SSL
4 18 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (62.96%) Network Security
6 13 (48.15%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (48.15%) OSPF
6 13 (48.15%) BGP
7 12 (44.44%) LAN
7 12 (44.44%) WAN
8 11 (40.74%) EIGRP
9 10 (37.04%) Wireless
10 9 (33.33%) HSRP
10 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 9 (33.33%) RIP
11 8 (29.63%) VLAN
12 7 (25.93%) Wireshark
12 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (25.93%) SSH
12 7 (25.93%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
1 2 (7.41%) Big Data
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Games
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Billing
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Security Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Design Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Firewall Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) Ajax
1 2 (7.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
1 4 (14.81%) Statistics
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Blog
3 2 (7.41%) FMCG
3 2 (7.41%) Open Source
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Change Management
2 5 (18.52%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
3 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Web Development
4 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Network Design
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C++
1 2 (7.41%) Java
1 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
1 2 (7.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (74.07%) CCNP
3 8 (29.63%) CCNA
4 5 (18.52%) CCIE
5 4 (14.81%) CCDP
5 4 (14.81%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.70%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.70%) Xen
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Cacti
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 17 (62.96%) F5
3 13 (48.15%) Juniper
4 7 (25.93%) SolarWinds
5 4 (14.81%) Splunk
5 4 (14.81%) ServiceNow
5 4 (14.81%) VMware
6 3 (11.11%) Crossbeam
6 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) CA
8 1 (3.70%) HP
8 1 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) Zeacom