The first table below looks at the demand for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 25 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 564 523 587
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +64
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 330 354 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.71% 1.89% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 245 277 288
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19294 18739 19929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.62% 18.40% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15599 15157 16682
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
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IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in England

IPsec
Salary Trend in England

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

IPsec Salary Trend in England

IPsec
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in England

IPsec
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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 -17 128 £52,500 -8.69% 20
South East -74 111 £42,500 -5.55% 15
East of England +6 24 £45,000 +5.88% 3
West Midlands -5 18 £41,250 +17.85% 3
South West -4 17 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Yorkshire -31 15 £40,000 +53.84% 1
North West -3 12 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East Midlands -15 2 £33,500 -50.37%
Midlands - 1 £55,500 -
IPsec
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IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 513 (79.91%) Firewall
2 479 (74.61%) VPN
3 477 (74.30%) Cisco
4 312 (48.60%) Cisco Certification
5 268 (41.74%) CCNP
6 262 (40.81%) TCP/IP
7 256 (39.88%) BGP
8 255 (39.72%) WAN
9 244 (38.01%) Windows
10 236 (36.76%) OSPF
11 219 (34.11%) SSL
12 214 (33.33%) LAN
13 211 (32.87%) MPLS
14 207 (32.24%) Linux
15 202 (31.46%) CheckPoint
16 194 (30.22%) DNS
17 188 (29.28%) Network Security
18 172 (26.79%) VMware
19 168 (26.17%) Cisco ASA
20 167 (26.01%) Juniper
21 141 (21.96%) F5
22 140 (21.81%) CCNA
23 133 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
24 132 (20.56%) Cisco IOS
25 119 (18.54%) Microsoft
26 117 (18.22%) ITIL
27 114 (17.76%) Active Directory
28 113 (17.60%) EIGRP
29 109 (16.98%) VoIP
30 107 (16.67%) Finance

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 78 (12.15%) MS Exchange
2 52 (8.10%) SharePoint
3 26 (4.05%) Lync
3 26 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (3.12%) Apache
5 16 (2.49%) Tomcat
5 16 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (2.18%) IIS
6 14 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.25%) nginx
9 7 (1.09%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.93%) K2 blackpearl
10 6 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.78%) Confluence
11 5 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.62%) MS Project Server
12 4 (0.62%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.62%) Jetty
Applications
1 66 (10.28%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.74%) MS Office
3 9 (1.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.74%) SaaS
2 13 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (1.56%) Office 365
4 7 (1.09%) PaaS
5 6 (0.93%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.93%) IaaS
5 6 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.31%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 513 (79.91%) Firewall
2 479 (74.61%) VPN
3 262 (40.81%) TCP/IP
4 256 (39.88%) BGP
5 255 (39.72%) WAN
6 236 (36.76%) OSPF
7 219 (34.11%) SSL
8 214 (33.33%) LAN
9 211 (32.87%) MPLS
10 194 (30.22%) DNS
11 188 (29.28%) Network Security
12 168 (26.17%) Cisco ASA
13 132 (20.56%) Cisco IOS
14 113 (17.60%) EIGRP
15 109 (16.98%) VoIP
16 103 (16.04%) VLAN
17 101 (15.73%) Wireless
18 98 (15.26%) SAN
19 94 (14.64%) DHCP
20 92 (14.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 45 (7.01%) MySQL
3 12 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (1.56%) Big Data
6 6 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (0.93%) Oracle Database
6 6 (0.93%) Cognos Impromptu
7 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.16%) DB2
8 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.40%) Subversion
2 8 (1.25%) JIRA
3 6 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.62%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.31%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.31%) Valgrind
6 2 (0.31%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.16%) Serena SBM
7 1 (0.16%) Hudson
7 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 107 (16.67%) Finance
2 91 (14.17%) Telecoms
3 24 (3.74%) Retail
4 19 (2.96%) Banking
5 17 (2.65%) Back Office
6 16 (2.49%) Marketing
6 16 (2.49%) Publishing
7 13 (2.02%) Legal
8 12 (1.87%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.71%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.25%) Games
11 7 (1.09%) Billing
11 7 (1.09%) Advertising
12 3 (0.47%) Electronics
13 2 (0.31%) Law
13 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.31%) Military
13 2 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 240 (37.38%) Network Engineer
2 84 (13.08%) Security Engineer
3 56 (8.72%) Consultant
4 51 (7.94%) Network Security Engineer
5 44 (6.85%) Senior Network Engineer
6 42 (6.54%) Support Engineer
7 37 (5.76%) Architect
8 36 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 34 (5.30%) Administrator
10 31 (4.83%) Analyst
11 27 (4.21%) Systems Administrator
12 26 (4.05%) Security Consultant
12 26 (4.05%) Network Consultant
13 25 (3.89%) 3rd Line Support
14 22 (3.43%) Cisco Engineer
15 21 (3.27%) Network Support
15 21 (3.27%) Network Security Consultant
15 21 (3.27%) Network Analyst
16 19 (2.96%) Senior Security Engineer
17 18 (2.80%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.12%) .NET
2 12 (1.87%) HTML
3 11 (1.71%) XML
4 6 (0.93%) Web Services
5 4 (0.62%) CSS
5 4 (0.62%) LAMP
5 4 (0.62%) Java EE
5 4 (0.62%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.31%) Memcached
6 2 (0.31%) STL
7 1 (0.16%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.16%) WSH
7 1 (0.16%) SAML
7 1 (0.16%) XMPP
7 1 (0.16%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.63%) Clustering
2 46 (7.17%) PKI
3 32 (4.98%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.12%) Replication
4 20 (3.12%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.49%) Statistics
5 16 (2.49%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (2.02%) Digital Media
7 11 (1.71%) CESG
8 9 (1.40%) Firmware
8 9 (1.40%) Open Source
8 9 (1.40%) Hedge funds
9 8 (1.25%) iPad
10 7 (1.09%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.09%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.09%) Thin Client
11 6 (0.93%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.78%) SecurID
12 5 (0.78%) iPhone
13 4 (0.62%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 244 (38.01%) Windows
2 207 (32.24%) Linux
3 64 (9.97%) UNIX
4 63 (9.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (8.26%) Windows 7
6 51 (7.94%) CentOS
7 50 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (5.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (3.74%) Debian
10 22 (3.43%) Ubuntu
11 21 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (3.12%) Solaris
13 17 (2.65%) Windows 8
14 15 (2.34%) Windows XP
15 8 (1.25%) Mac OS X
15 8 (1.25%) Mac OS
16 7 (1.09%) OpenBSD
17 6 (0.93%) Android
18 4 (0.62%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (18.22%) ITIL
2 96 (14.95%) Load Balancing
3 81 (12.62%) Network Design
4 77 (11.99%) Network Management
5 69 (10.75%) Project Management
6 38 (5.92%) Network Monitoring
7 36 (5.61%) Incident Management
8 34 (5.30%) Problem Management
9 33 (5.14%) E-Commerce
10 32 (4.98%) Network Architecture
11 29 (4.52%) Change Management
12 24 (3.74%) Configuration Management
13 23 (3.58%) BCP
14 22 (3.43%) SIEM
15 18 (2.80%) Server Monitoring
15 18 (2.80%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (2.80%) Validation
15 18 (2.80%) Business Continuity
15 18 (2.80%) Information Security
16 17 (2.65%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (6.23%) SQL
2 33 (5.14%) Bash Shell
3 31 (4.83%) PowerShell
4 30 (4.67%) Perl
5 21 (3.27%) Java
6 20 (3.12%) PHP
6 20 (3.12%) Python
7 18 (2.80%) VB.NET
7 18 (2.80%) Shell Script
8 17 (2.65%) C
9 8 (1.25%) VBScript
9 8 (1.25%) C++
10 3 (0.47%) C#
11 2 (0.31%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.31%) Ruby
11 2 (0.31%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.16%) VBA
12 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 312 (48.60%) Cisco Certification
2 268 (41.74%) CCNP
3 140 (21.81%) CCNA
4 68 (10.59%) CCSE
5 59 (9.19%) CCSA
5 59 (9.19%) Degree
6 56 (8.72%) CCIE
7 52 (8.10%) Security Cleared
8 40 (6.23%) CISSP
9 35 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (5.14%) JNCIA
10 33 (5.14%) SC Cleared
11 27 (4.21%) MCSE
12 24 (3.74%) CCDP
13 21 (3.27%) CCIP
14 20 (3.12%) CCSP
14 20 (3.12%) MCITP
15 17 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (1.56%) Check Point Certification
17 9 (1.40%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.85%) SLA
2 18 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.49%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.47%) QA
5 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.16%) BS7799
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 133 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 114 (17.76%) Active Directory
3 54 (8.41%) Hyper-V
4 51 (7.94%) vSphere
5 38 (5.92%) NFS
6 32 (4.98%) VMware ESX
7 23 (3.58%) XenServer
7 23 (3.58%) vCloud
8 21 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (2.80%) XenApp
10 11 (1.71%) XenDesktop
11 9 (1.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 9 (1.40%) Postfix
11 9 (1.40%) Sendmail
11 9 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (1.25%) Samba
12 8 (1.25%) Squid
13 6 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.93%) KVM
14 5 (0.78%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 56 (8.72%) Cacti
2 44 (6.85%) Nagios
3 38 (5.92%) OpenView
4 26 (4.05%) CiscoWorks
5 19 (2.96%) Puppet
6 15 (2.34%) HP SIM
6 15 (2.34%) FortiGate
6 15 (2.34%) SCCM
7 14 (2.18%) WSUS
8 12 (1.87%) MOM
9 11 (1.71%) ZABBIX
10 10 (1.56%) SolarWinds Orion
11 9 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (1.40%) SCOM
11 9 (1.40%) Netcool
12 8 (1.25%) logstash
13 7 (1.09%) SCOrch
13 7 (1.09%) Tivoli
13 7 (1.09%) SmokePing
14 6 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 477 (74.30%) Cisco
2 202 (31.46%) CheckPoint
3 172 (26.79%) VMware
4 167 (26.01%) Juniper
5 141 (21.96%) F5
6 119 (18.54%) Microsoft
7 101 (15.73%) HP
8 68 (10.59%) Blue Coat
9 57 (8.88%) Dell
10 47 (7.32%) Citrix
11 42 (6.54%) Red Hat
12 37 (5.76%) Sophos
12 37 (5.76%) Fortinet
12 37 (5.76%) SolarWinds
12 37 (5.76%) LogRhythm
13 26 (4.05%) IBM
14 21 (3.27%) Avaya
15 19 (2.96%) Oracle
16 17 (2.65%) NetApp
16 17 (2.65%) Symantec
Watford, Hertfordshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellenty Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 to £30000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £4500 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum - Overall package circa £50
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Incredible Company Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago