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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 525 497 582
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +85
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 377 425 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.99% 2.37% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 303 327 229
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £36,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
18958 17918 21741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.00% 17.50% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15375 14189 18214
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +25 158 £45,000 -10.00% 18
London -57 110 £50,000 -9.09% 13
Yorkshire -19 35 £40,000 -11.11% 4
South West -1 24 £42,500 - 3
East of England -17 19 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +4 13 £32,500 +8.33%
North West -25 12 £37,000 -3.89% 9
North East - 4 £60,000 -
East Midlands +13 2 £56,250 -6.24%
Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
IPsec
UK

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 554 (76.73%) VPN
2 535 (74.10%) Cisco
3 492 (68.14%) Firewall
4 414 (57.34%) Cisco Certification
5 349 (48.34%) BGP
6 305 (42.24%) MPLS
7 294 (40.72%) OSPF
8 286 (39.61%) WAN
9 280 (38.78%) SSL
10 278 (38.50%) CCNP
11 256 (35.46%) VMware
12 247 (34.21%) Network Security
13 239 (33.10%) TCP/IP
13 239 (33.10%) Linux
14 230 (31.86%) Cisco ASA
15 212 (29.36%) LAN
16 203 (28.12%) Windows
17 180 (24.93%) CCNA
18 173 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
19 166 (22.99%) CheckPoint
20 154 (21.33%) EIGRP
21 152 (21.05%) Juniper
22 149 (20.64%) DNS
23 147 (20.36%) Wireless
24 141 (19.53%) Cisco IOS
25 140 (19.39%) VLAN
26 139 (19.25%) VoIP
26 139 (19.25%) Cisco Nexus
27 136 (18.84%) F5
28 121 (16.76%) vSphere

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 45 (6.23%) MS Exchange
2 39 (5.40%) Apache
3 35 (4.85%) IIS
4 30 (4.16%) SharePoint
5 29 (4.02%) Lync
6 20 (2.77%) nginx
7 12 (1.66%) Confluence
8 11 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (1.52%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (1.25%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.83%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.83%) GlassFish
11 6 (0.83%) Jetty
12 5 (0.69%) MQSeries
12 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.69%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 52 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.35%) MS Visio
3 13 (1.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) MS Project
4 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (2.22%) SaaS
3 12 (1.66%) PaaS
3 12 (1.66%) IaaS
4 11 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.83%) Google App Engine
6 6 (0.83%) Office 365
6 6 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.55%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.42%) Route 53
9 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 554 (76.73%) VPN
2 492 (68.14%) Firewall
3 349 (48.34%) BGP
4 305 (42.24%) MPLS
5 294 (40.72%) OSPF
6 286 (39.61%) WAN
7 280 (38.78%) SSL
8 247 (34.21%) Network Security
9 239 (33.10%) TCP/IP
10 230 (31.86%) Cisco ASA
11 212 (29.36%) LAN
12 154 (21.33%) EIGRP
13 149 (20.64%) DNS
14 147 (20.36%) Wireless
15 141 (19.53%) Cisco IOS
16 140 (19.39%) VLAN
17 139 (19.25%) Cisco Nexus
17 139 (19.25%) VoIP
18 115 (15.93%) SAN
19 89 (12.33%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (7.48%) MySQL
2 41 (5.68%) SQL Server
3 14 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.11%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.97%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.83%) Big Data
9 5 (0.69%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.42%) DB2
11 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.14%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 17 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.25%) Subversion
3 8 (1.11%) JIRA
4 5 (0.69%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.69%) Hudson
5 2 (0.28%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.14%) AppScan
6 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.14%) Serena SBM
General
1 98 (13.57%) Finance
2 86 (11.91%) Telecoms
3 34 (4.71%) Retail
4 25 (3.46%) Marketing
5 22 (3.05%) Back Office
6 14 (1.94%) Legal
7 13 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.80%) French Language
7 13 (1.80%) Banking
8 10 (1.39%) Games
8 10 (1.39%) German Language
9 5 (0.69%) Italian Language
9 5 (0.69%) Turkish Language
9 5 (0.69%) Publishing
10 4 (0.55%) Advertising
10 4 (0.55%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.28%) Electronics
12 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 307 (42.52%) Network Engineer
2 69 (9.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 61 (8.45%) Security Engineer
4 59 (8.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 57 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 54 (7.48%) Analyst
7 50 (6.93%) Consultant
8 46 (6.37%) Architect
9 42 (5.82%) Network Security Engineer
10 33 (4.57%) Administrator
10 33 (4.57%) Network Support
11 30 (4.16%) Network Analyst
11 30 (4.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 28 (3.88%) Network Support Engineer
13 26 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support
14 24 (3.32%) Security Consultant
14 24 (3.32%) Security Analyst
14 24 (3.32%) NOC Engineer
15 23 (3.19%) Network Consultant
16 21 (2.91%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.49%) .NET
2 16 (2.22%) Web Services
3 11 (1.52%) J2EE
3 11 (1.52%) CSS
3 11 (1.52%) HTML
4 9 (1.25%) XML
5 8 (1.11%) SOAP
5 8 (1.11%) LAMP
6 7 (0.97%) Middleware
6 7 (0.97%) RSS
6 7 (0.97%) Servlets
7 3 (0.42%) WSH
7 3 (0.42%) Ajax
7 3 (0.42%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.28%) POSIX
8 2 (0.28%) Pthreads
8 2 (0.28%) HTML5
8 2 (0.28%) Memcached
8 2 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.12%) Video Conferencing
3 33 (4.57%) PKI
4 24 (3.32%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.05%) Clustering
6 19 (2.63%) Open Source
7 17 (2.35%) CESG
8 13 (1.80%) Replication
8 13 (1.80%) Computer Science
9 11 (1.52%) Cryptography
10 10 (1.39%) Statistics
11 9 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.97%) Blog
13 6 (0.83%) SCADA
13 6 (0.83%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.69%) Fat Client
14 5 (0.69%) Wiki
14 5 (0.69%) Thin Client
15 4 (0.55%) Mainframe
15 4 (0.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 239 (33.10%) Linux
2 203 (28.12%) Windows
3 80 (11.08%) CentOS
4 50 (6.93%) UNIX
5 39 (5.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (5.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (3.19%) Windows 7
9 19 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (2.22%) Ubuntu
11 15 (2.08%) Solaris
12 13 (1.80%) Windows XP
13 11 (1.52%) Debian
13 11 (1.52%) OpenBSD
14 10 (1.39%) Mac OS X
15 8 (1.11%) AIX
15 8 (1.11%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.55%) Android
17 3 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (13.30%) ITIL
2 80 (11.08%) Network Design
3 76 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 73 (10.11%) Network Management
5 62 (8.59%) Change Management
6 55 (7.62%) Project Management
7 48 (6.65%) Network Monitoring
8 43 (5.96%) Change Control
9 39 (5.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 37 (5.12%) Kalman Filter
11 29 (4.02%) Configuration Management
12 27 (3.74%) Service Management
13 26 (3.60%) BCP
14 25 (3.46%) Business Continuity
15 24 (3.32%) Problem Management
15 24 (3.32%) Network Architecture
16 22 (3.05%) Coaching
17 20 (2.77%) Business Continuity Planning
17 20 (2.77%) Information Security
18 19 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 73 (10.11%) Perl
2 48 (6.65%) PHP
3 41 (5.68%) SQL
3 41 (5.68%) Bash Shell
4 39 (5.40%) Python
5 32 (4.43%) Ruby
6 31 (4.29%) C
7 28 (3.88%) Java
8 25 (3.46%) Shell Script
9 20 (2.77%) C++
9 20 (2.77%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.83%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.55%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.28%) Scala
12 2 (0.28%) VBScript
13 1 (0.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 414 (57.34%) Cisco Certification
2 278 (38.50%) CCNP
3 180 (24.93%) CCNA
4 75 (10.39%) CCIE
4 75 (10.39%) Security Cleared
5 70 (9.70%) Degree
6 46 (6.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 36 (4.99%) CCSA
7 36 (4.99%) CCDP
8 30 (4.16%) CCSP
8 30 (4.16%) CCSE
9 28 (3.88%) SC Cleared
10 25 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (3.19%) CCIP
12 22 (3.05%) CISSP
13 16 (2.22%) MCITP
14 15 (2.08%) MCSE
15 14 (1.94%) JNCIP
15 14 (1.94%) JNCIA
16 13 (1.80%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.34%) SLA
2 48 (6.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (5.54%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.97%) QA
6 6 (0.83%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.28%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.28%) BS7799
8 1 (0.14%) BS25999
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 173 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (16.76%) vSphere
3 69 (9.56%) Active Directory
4 53 (7.34%) VMware ESXi
5 45 (6.23%) vCloud
6 35 (4.85%) Hyper-V
7 25 (3.46%) XenApp
8 20 (2.77%) Firmware
9 19 (2.63%) VMware ESX
10 17 (2.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 16 (2.22%) Snort
11 16 (2.22%) Samba
12 15 (2.08%) NFS
13 14 (1.94%) Terminal Services
14 11 (1.52%) Postfix
14 11 (1.52%) Xen
15 9 (1.25%) XenDesktop
15 9 (1.25%) OpenSSH
16 7 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
17 6 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (6.37%) Cacti
2 41 (5.68%) Nagios
3 22 (3.05%) OpenView
4 21 (2.91%) Puppet
5 19 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (2.49%) FortiGate
6 18 (2.49%) SCOM
7 17 (2.35%) CiscoWorks
8 15 (2.08%) Zenoss
8 15 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
9 12 (1.66%) SCCM
10 11 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
11 9 (1.25%) Ansible
12 8 (1.11%) SELinux
13 7 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
14 6 (0.83%) WSUS
14 6 (0.83%) AppManager
14 6 (0.83%) Netcool
14 6 (0.83%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 535 (74.10%) Cisco
2 256 (35.46%) VMware
3 166 (22.99%) CheckPoint
4 152 (21.05%) Juniper
5 136 (18.84%) F5
6 85 (11.77%) Microsoft
7 74 (10.25%) Citrix
8 73 (10.11%) HP
9 55 (7.62%) SolarWinds
10 52 (7.20%) Red Hat
11 40 (5.54%) Dell
12 38 (5.26%) Riverbed
13 33 (4.57%) Avaya
14 27 (3.74%) Oracle
14 27 (3.74%) Polycom
15 18 (2.49%) ServiceNow
16 16 (2.22%) Fortinet
17 15 (2.08%) Veeam
18 14 (1.94%) Brocade
18 14 (1.94%) Foundry
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,500 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £58000 Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum inclusive of package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago