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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 102 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.41% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.20% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
143 192 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.68% 13.08% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 113 115 52
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £53,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (60.00%) Apache
3 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Perforce
4 5 (50.00%) Brocade
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) LDAP
4 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (50.00%) DFS Replication
4 5 (50.00%) Open Source
4 5 (50.00%) Lync
4 5 (50.00%) SCCM

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (60.00%) Apache
2 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (50.00%) Lync
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DHCP
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (50.00%) LDAP
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) SSL
5 3 (30.00%) IPv4
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) VPLS
6 2 (20.00%) RSVP
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) IPv6
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) DWDM
6 2 (20.00%) MPLS
6 2 (20.00%) BGP
6 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
7 1 (10.00%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (40.00%) Electronics
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (40.00%) Games
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) DTV
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
1 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) BCP
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (10.00%) pfSense
3 1 (10.00%) iptables
3 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Brocade
4 5 (50.00%) Perforce
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
5 4 (40.00%) SAP
6 2 (20.00%) Juniper
6 2 (20.00%) F5
7 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (10.00%) Symantec
7 1 (10.00%) HP
7 1 (10.00%) Citrix