The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 103 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% - 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.88%
IPsec
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
235 102 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.06% 8.15% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 143 70 80
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IPsec
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) CentOS
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) CRM
5 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) SSL
5 4 (44.44%) BCP
5 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
5 4 (44.44%) VLAN
5 4 (44.44%) NAS
5 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (44.44%) Rackspace
5 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) Games
6 3 (33.33%) SSH
6 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) MySQL
7 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) VLAN
3 4 (44.44%) NAS
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) SSH
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) L2TP
6 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (11.11%) OpenVPN
6 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) CentOS
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Debian
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) CRM
1 4 (44.44%) BCP
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Python
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) Openswan
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Squid
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Postfix
2 1 (11.11%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
1 2 (22.22%) Cacti
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) Rackspace
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Brocade
4 1 (11.11%) Perforce