The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 553 497 591
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +94
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 341 389 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.76% 2.22% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 261 317 250
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.88%
IPsec
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
19356 17531 20835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.10% 17.57% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15419 14362 17241
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
South East -67 122 £44,250 -11.50% 22
London -44 110 £52,500 +9.37% 13
South West -11 27 £46,250 +68.18% 4
Yorkshire -22 26 £36,000 -15.29% 3
East of England -16 23 £45,000 +16.12%
West Midlands -9 20 £47,500 +35.71% 1
North West -18 12 £48,000 +24.67% 2
East Midlands -6 1 - -
IPsec
UK

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 499 (74.92%) Firewall
2 498 (74.77%) VPN
3 491 (73.72%) Cisco
4 332 (49.85%) Cisco Certification
5 272 (40.84%) BGP
6 260 (39.04%) SSL
7 257 (38.59%) TCP/IP
7 257 (38.59%) CCNP
8 244 (36.64%) Windows
9 243 (36.49%) WAN
10 242 (36.34%) Linux
11 239 (35.89%) OSPF
12 227 (34.08%) MPLS
13 218 (32.73%) VMware
14 197 (29.58%) DNS
15 187 (28.08%) Network Security
16 186 (27.93%) LAN
17 185 (27.78%) CheckPoint
18 177 (26.58%) Cisco ASA
19 163 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
20 156 (23.42%) Juniper
21 130 (19.52%) CCNA
22 127 (19.07%) F5
23 123 (18.47%) EIGRP
24 122 (18.32%) Cisco IOS
25 120 (18.02%) Microsoft
26 118 (17.72%) SAN
27 116 (17.42%) Cisco Nexus
28 109 (16.37%) VoIP
29 108 (16.22%) Wireless

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 74 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 47 (7.06%) SharePoint
3 32 (4.80%) IIS
4 30 (4.50%) Lync
5 25 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (3.75%) Apache
6 19 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (1.95%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.80%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.80%) nginx
10 11 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.05%) Confluence
13 6 (0.90%) Jetty
13 6 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.75%) K2 blackpearl
15 2 (0.30%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 64 (9.61%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.00%) MS Office
3 14 (2.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.15%) SaaS
2 18 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (1.65%) PaaS
4 10 (1.50%) IaaS
5 9 (1.35%) Office 365
5 9 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (1.20%) Amazon S3
6 8 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (0.90%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.30%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 499 (74.92%) Firewall
2 498 (74.77%) VPN
3 272 (40.84%) BGP
4 260 (39.04%) SSL
5 257 (38.59%) TCP/IP
6 243 (36.49%) WAN
7 239 (35.89%) OSPF
8 227 (34.08%) MPLS
9 197 (29.58%) DNS
10 187 (28.08%) Network Security
11 186 (27.93%) LAN
12 177 (26.58%) Cisco ASA
13 123 (18.47%) EIGRP
14 122 (18.32%) Cisco IOS
15 118 (17.72%) SAN
16 116 (17.42%) Cisco Nexus
17 109 (16.37%) VoIP
18 108 (16.22%) Wireless
19 101 (15.17%) VLAN
20 87 (13.06%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 52 (7.81%) MySQL
3 13 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (1.50%) Big Data
5 10 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.45%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.30%) DB2
10 1 (0.15%) Cognos Impromptu
10 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.35%) Jenkins
2 7 (1.05%) JIRA
3 6 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.60%) Subversion
5 2 (0.30%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.15%) Valgrind
6 1 (0.15%) Hudson
6 1 (0.15%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.15%) Serena SBM
General
1 93 (13.96%) Finance
2 81 (12.16%) Telecoms
3 37 (5.56%) Retail
4 26 (3.90%) Back Office
4 26 (3.90%) Banking
5 14 (2.10%) Legal
6 13 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.65%) French Language
8 10 (1.50%) Games
8 10 (1.50%) Marketing
9 9 (1.35%) German Language
10 8 (1.20%) Publishing
11 7 (1.05%) Billing
11 7 (1.05%) Advertising
12 5 (0.75%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.75%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.75%) Turkish Language
13 2 (0.30%) Electronics
13 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 256 (38.44%) Network Engineer
2 78 (11.71%) Security Engineer
3 52 (7.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 51 (7.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 50 (7.51%) Network Security Engineer
6 47 (7.06%) Consultant
7 44 (6.61%) Support Engineer
8 41 (6.16%) Analyst
9 38 (5.71%) Architect
10 36 (5.41%) Administrator
11 28 (4.20%) 3rd Line Support
12 25 (3.75%) Systems Administrator
12 25 (3.75%) Network Analyst
13 24 (3.60%) NOC Engineer
14 23 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
15 20 (3.00%) Network Support
15 20 (3.00%) Design Engineer
15 20 (3.00%) Network Consultant
16 19 (2.85%) Security Analyst
17 18 (2.70%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.35%) .NET
2 14 (2.10%) HTML
3 13 (1.95%) Web Services
3 13 (1.95%) XML
4 7 (1.05%) CSS
5 6 (0.90%) Servlets
5 6 (0.90%) J2EE
6 4 (0.60%) RSS
6 4 (0.60%) Middleware
6 4 (0.60%) LAMP
6 4 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (0.45%) WSH
8 2 (0.30%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.30%) Memcached
9 1 (0.15%) STL
9 1 (0.15%) SAML
9 1 (0.15%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (6.76%) PKI
3 34 (5.11%) Clustering
4 27 (4.05%) Video Conferencing
5 20 (3.00%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.40%) Replication
7 15 (2.25%) CESG
8 12 (1.80%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.65%) Firmware
10 8 (1.20%) Thin Client
10 8 (1.20%) Statistics
10 8 (1.20%) Fat Client
10 8 (1.20%) iPad
11 7 (1.05%) Smartphone
12 6 (0.90%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.75%) SecurID
13 5 (0.75%) Blog
13 5 (0.75%) Open Source
13 5 (0.75%) iPhone
13 5 (0.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 244 (36.64%) Windows
2 242 (36.34%) Linux
3 68 (10.21%) CentOS
4 60 (9.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (7.36%) UNIX
6 46 (6.91%) Windows 7
7 39 (5.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (2.70%) Solaris
11 15 (2.25%) Ubuntu
12 14 (2.10%) Windows 8
13 13 (1.95%) Debian
13 13 (1.95%) Windows XP
14 10 (1.50%) Mac OS X
15 9 (1.35%) OpenBSD
16 8 (1.20%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.90%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.90%) Android
17 6 (0.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (16.07%) ITIL
2 86 (12.91%) Network Management
3 81 (12.16%) Load Balancing
4 62 (9.31%) Network Design
5 50 (7.51%) Project Management
6 47 (7.06%) Network Monitoring
7 40 (6.01%) Kalman Filter
8 29 (4.35%) Change Management
9 28 (4.20%) Configuration Management
10 26 (3.90%) Incident Management
10 26 (3.90%) Change Control
11 25 (3.75%) Problem Management
12 24 (3.60%) E-Commerce
13 22 (3.30%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (3.00%) Information Security
14 20 (3.00%) Network Architecture
15 19 (2.85%) Service Delivery
15 19 (2.85%) BCP
16 18 (2.70%) SIEM
17 17 (2.55%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (6.16%) Perl
2 40 (6.01%) SQL
3 34 (5.11%) PowerShell
4 30 (4.50%) Bash Shell
5 29 (4.35%) PHP
6 22 (3.30%) Python
7 21 (3.15%) Java
8 20 (3.00%) Shell Script
9 17 (2.55%) C
10 14 (2.10%) VB.NET
11 11 (1.65%) C++
11 11 (1.65%) Ruby
12 7 (1.05%) VBScript
13 3 (0.45%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.30%) C#
14 2 (0.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 332 (49.85%) Cisco Certification
2 257 (38.59%) CCNP
3 130 (19.52%) CCNA
4 71 (10.66%) Security Cleared
5 57 (8.56%) CCSE
6 56 (8.41%) Degree
7 49 (7.36%) CCIE
8 43 (6.46%) CCSA
9 39 (5.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 37 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 34 (5.11%) SC Cleared
12 33 (4.95%) CISSP
13 28 (4.20%) CCIP
14 27 (4.05%) MCSE
15 26 (3.90%) JNCIA
16 24 (3.60%) MCITP
17 18 (2.70%) CCDP
18 13 (1.95%) CCSP
18 13 (1.95%) RHCE
19 9 (1.35%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.46%) SLA
2 38 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (3.15%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.90%) QA
5 5 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.30%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.30%) BS7799
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 163 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (15.62%) Active Directory
3 94 (14.11%) vSphere
4 46 (6.91%) Hyper-V
5 44 (6.61%) vCloud
6 39 (5.86%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (4.80%) NFS
8 27 (4.05%) VMware ESX
9 23 (3.45%) XenApp
10 16 (2.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 15 (2.25%) XenServer
12 12 (1.80%) XenDesktop
13 10 (1.50%) Samba
14 9 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (1.35%) Postfix
15 8 (1.20%) Terminal Services
15 8 (1.20%) Xen
16 7 (1.05%) OpenSSH
16 7 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
16 7 (1.05%) Snort
Systems Management
1 57 (8.56%) Cacti
2 46 (6.91%) Nagios
3 32 (4.80%) OpenView
4 19 (2.85%) SCCM
4 19 (2.85%) Puppet
5 16 (2.40%) Zenoss
5 16 (2.40%) CiscoWorks
6 15 (2.25%) SCOM
6 15 (2.25%) FortiGate
7 14 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (2.10%) SolarWinds Orion
7 14 (2.10%) HP SIM
8 10 (1.50%) WSUS
8 10 (1.50%) MOM
8 10 (1.50%) logstash
9 9 (1.35%) SCOrch
10 8 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (1.05%) Cisco Prime
11 7 (1.05%) OpenNMS
12 6 (0.90%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 491 (73.72%) Cisco
2 218 (32.73%) VMware
3 185 (27.78%) CheckPoint
4 156 (23.42%) Juniper
5 127 (19.07%) F5
6 120 (18.02%) Microsoft
7 92 (13.81%) HP
8 65 (9.76%) Dell
9 48 (7.21%) Citrix
10 44 (6.61%) SolarWinds
11 40 (6.01%) Blue Coat
12 37 (5.56%) Red Hat
13 30 (4.50%) Sophos
13 30 (4.50%) Riverbed
14 26 (3.90%) LogRhythm
15 25 (3.75%) Oracle
16 24 (3.60%) IBM
17 19 (2.85%) Fortinet
18 15 (2.25%) Fujitsu
18 15 (2.25%) Avaya
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + FE Car, Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Selecture
Salary: Bonus + Benefits Package + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: 5 days ago