The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 96 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
186 88 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.50% 7.26% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 113 54 74
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,400 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
Scotland

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 28 July 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 7 (63.64%) VPN
5 6 (54.55%) DNS
5 6 (54.55%) SSL
5 6 (54.55%) CentOS
6 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
6 5 (45.45%) VMware
7 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
7 4 (36.36%) Electronics
7 4 (36.36%) Finance
7 4 (36.36%) BCP
7 4 (36.36%) Project Management
7 4 (36.36%) LDAP
7 4 (36.36%) CRM
7 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (36.36%) VLAN
7 4 (36.36%) NAS
7 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (36.36%) Rackspace
7 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
8 3 (27.27%) F5
8 3 (27.27%) SIEM
8 3 (27.27%) Pattern Recognition
8 3 (27.27%) OWASP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) SSL
4 4 (36.36%) LDAP
4 4 (36.36%) VLAN
4 4 (36.36%) NAS
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) Kerberos
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) TACACS
6 2 (18.18%) HTTP
6 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) SSH
7 1 (9.09%) OpenVPN
7 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (9.09%) WAN
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Electronics
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Games
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Security Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) PKI
2 2 (18.18%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 1 (9.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
1 4 (36.36%) BCP
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) SIEM
2 3 (27.27%) Pattern Recognition
2 3 (27.27%) OWASP
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Forensics
2 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CISSP
1 3 (27.27%) GIAC
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (9.09%) Openswan
3 1 (9.09%) DFS Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Postfix
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
1 2 (18.18%) Cacti
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Rackspace
4 3 (27.27%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) Sun
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter
6 1 (9.09%) Brocade
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) SAP
6 1 (9.09%) NetApp
6 1 (9.09%) Perforce