The table below looks at the statistics for IKE skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IKE over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Key Exchange (IKE)
Rank 859 869 858
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing IKE 11 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.065% 0.066% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 4
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +57.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £69,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +49.60%
IKE
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16848 19715 18119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.79% 18.15% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14032 15715 14732
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

IKE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IKE Jobs Demand Trend in England

IKE
Salary Trend in England

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

IKE Salary Trend in England

IKE
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IKE across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

IKE Salary Histogram in England

IKE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IKE within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
London +41 10 £55,000 -21.42%
South East -3 1 £37,500 -21.05% 3
IKE
UK

IKE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing IKE 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 IKE.

1 14 (100.00%) VPN
1 14 (100.00%) IPsec
2 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
3 12 (85.71%) Linux
4 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
4 11 (78.57%) OSPF
4 11 (78.57%) BGP
5 10 (71.43%) L2TP
5 10 (71.43%) PPTP
5 10 (71.43%) DNS
5 10 (71.43%) SMTP
5 10 (71.43%) HTTP
5 10 (71.43%) UNIX
5 10 (71.43%) LDAP
5 10 (71.43%) HSRP
6 9 (64.29%) VirtualBox
6 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
6 9 (64.29%) ZABBIX
6 9 (64.29%) Perl
6 9 (64.29%) Windows
6 9 (64.29%) VRRP
6 9 (64.29%) Nagios
6 9 (64.29%) VMware
6 9 (64.29%) Ruby
6 9 (64.29%) VLAN
6 9 (64.29%) Xen
7 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
8 7 (50.00%) Puppet

IKE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing IKE 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 IKE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) VPN
1 14 (100.00%) IPsec
2 13 (92.86%) Firewall
3 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
3 11 (78.57%) OSPF
3 11 (78.57%) BGP
4 10 (71.43%) L2TP
4 10 (71.43%) PPTP
4 10 (71.43%) SMTP
4 10 (71.43%) HTTP
4 10 (71.43%) DNS
4 10 (71.43%) LDAP
4 10 (71.43%) HSRP
5 9 (64.29%) VLAN
5 9 (64.29%) VRRP
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (14.29%) SSL
8 1 (7.14%) Internet
8 1 (7.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) UNIX
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Data Management
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Perl
1 9 (64.29%) Ruby
1 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) CCDA
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Xen
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (64.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Nagios
1 9 (64.29%) ZABBIX
2 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) Juniper
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (7.14%) F5
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