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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 535 592 559
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -33
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 361 314 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% 1.65% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 319 213 243
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.97%
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
17713 19069 19894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.77% 17.39% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14262 15325 16193
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 +40 139 £54,000 +2.85% 9
South East +54 135 £50,000 +42.85% 25
West Midlands +5 24 £36,250 +3.57% 7
Yorkshire +20 21 £42,500 +6.25% 1
South West -15 14 £44,750 +10.49% 4
North West -11 12 £47,500 +5.55% 5
East of England +4 10 £27,500 -52.17% 1
East Midlands +15 8 £45,000 +28.57%
North East - 4 £50,000 - 1
IPsec
UK

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 547 (76.93%) Cisco
2 489 (68.78%) VPN
3 485 (68.21%) Firewall
4 386 (54.29%) Cisco Certification
5 378 (53.16%) BGP
6 319 (44.87%) OSPF
7 307 (43.18%) WAN
8 291 (40.93%) CCNP
9 274 (38.54%) MPLS
10 256 (36.01%) Linux
11 255 (35.86%) SSL
12 246 (34.60%) LAN
13 243 (34.18%) Cisco ASA
14 234 (32.91%) VMware
15 210 (29.54%) TCP/IP
16 206 (28.97%) Windows
17 203 (28.55%) EIGRP
18 195 (27.43%) DNS
19 181 (25.46%) VMware Infrastructure
20 167 (23.49%) Network Security
21 164 (23.07%) Juniper
22 161 (22.64%) F5
23 153 (21.52%) CheckPoint
24 150 (21.10%) Cisco IOS
25 145 (20.39%) VLAN
26 137 (19.27%) CCNA
27 134 (18.85%) Wireless
28 127 (17.86%) VoIP
29 123 (17.30%) Network Design
30 117 (16.46%) ITIL

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 46 (6.47%) Apache
2 43 (6.05%) MS Exchange
3 38 (5.34%) nginx
4 21 (2.95%) Confluence
5 20 (2.81%) MediaWiki
6 18 (2.53%) Lync
7 15 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (1.83%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.83%) IIS
9 11 (1.55%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (1.41%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.56%) WordPress
12 4 (0.56%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.28%) Jetty
14 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 38 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.39%) Route 53
3 16 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (1.83%) IaaS
5 8 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.56%) SaaS
6 4 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.28%) PaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Office 365
9 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 489 (68.78%) VPN
2 485 (68.21%) Firewall
3 378 (53.16%) BGP
4 319 (44.87%) OSPF
5 307 (43.18%) WAN
6 274 (38.54%) MPLS
7 255 (35.86%) SSL
8 246 (34.60%) LAN
9 243 (34.18%) Cisco ASA
10 210 (29.54%) TCP/IP
11 203 (28.55%) EIGRP
12 195 (27.43%) DNS
13 167 (23.49%) Network Security
14 150 (21.10%) Cisco IOS
15 145 (20.39%) VLAN
16 134 (18.85%) Wireless
17 127 (17.86%) VoIP
18 114 (16.03%) HSRP
19 98 (13.78%) Cisco Nexus
20 97 (13.64%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (8.02%) MySQL
2 29 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 21 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (2.53%) Relational Database
4 18 (2.53%) MariaDB
5 11 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.56%) Big Data
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.42%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (3.23%) Subversion
1 23 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 21 (2.95%) Hudson
2 21 (2.95%) Git (software)
3 20 (2.81%) JIRA
4 2 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.14%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.14%) Selenium
General
1 115 (16.17%) Finance
2 86 (12.10%) Telecoms
3 18 (2.53%) Marketing
3 18 (2.53%) Legal
4 16 (2.25%) Retail
5 15 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.97%) Electronics
7 13 (1.83%) Banking
8 10 (1.41%) Law
8 10 (1.41%) Back Office
9 9 (1.27%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.70%) Games
11 3 (0.42%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
13 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 322 (45.29%) Network Engineer
2 74 (10.41%) Senior Network Engineer
3 65 (9.14%) Support Engineer
4 50 (7.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 49 (6.89%) Consultant
6 45 (6.33%) Security Engineer
7 44 (6.19%) Analyst
8 40 (5.63%) Architect
9 37 (5.20%) Cisco Engineer
10 36 (5.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 31 (4.36%) Systems Administrator
12 30 (4.22%) Administrator
12 30 (4.22%) Design Engineer
12 30 (4.22%) Network Design Engineer
13 29 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
14 28 (3.94%) Network Support
15 26 (3.66%) Senior Consultant
16 24 (3.38%) Network Support Engineer
16 24 (3.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
17 23 (3.23%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (4.50%) Web Services
2 24 (3.38%) HTML
3 17 (2.39%) LAMP
3 17 (2.39%) .NET
4 12 (1.69%) JTAPI
4 12 (1.69%) XMPP
4 12 (1.69%) TAPI
5 10 (1.41%) J2EE
5 10 (1.41%) Servlets
6 7 (0.98%) CCXML
6 7 (0.98%) SOAP
6 7 (0.98%) VXML
6 7 (0.98%) Ajax
7 5 (0.70%) CSS
8 3 (0.42%) ISPF
9 2 (0.28%) X-Windows
9 2 (0.28%) XML
10 1 (0.14%) Pthreads
10 1 (0.14%) HTML5
10 1 (0.14%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (6.61%) PKI
3 32 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 32 (4.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 20 (2.81%) Wiki
5 18 (2.53%) Open Source
6 15 (2.11%) Cryptography
7 13 (1.83%) Clustering
8 12 (1.69%) DTV
9 11 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (1.27%) Statistics
10 9 (1.27%) Computer Science
11 7 (0.98%) IVR
12 6 (0.84%) User Experience
12 6 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
13 5 (0.70%) Thin Client
13 5 (0.70%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.56%) BBC
14 4 (0.56%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 256 (36.01%) Linux
2 206 (28.97%) Windows
3 90 (12.66%) CentOS
4 52 (7.31%) UNIX
5 51 (7.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (5.34%) Ubuntu
7 35 (4.92%) Debian
8 33 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (2.53%) Windows 7
12 12 (1.69%) Amazon Linux
13 10 (1.41%) Windows XP
13 10 (1.41%) Solaris
14 7 (0.98%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.98%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.70%) Android
16 4 (0.56%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.28%) OpenBSD
17 2 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (17.30%) Network Design
2 117 (16.46%) ITIL
3 106 (14.91%) Load Balancing
4 72 (10.13%) Network Management
5 57 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
5 57 (8.02%) Capacity Planning
6 52 (7.31%) Project Management
7 41 (5.77%) Mentoring
8 40 (5.63%) Change Management
9 36 (5.06%) Configuration Management
10 34 (4.78%) Network Monitoring
10 34 (4.78%) DevOps
11 33 (4.64%) Network Architecture
12 32 (4.50%) Service Delivery
13 31 (4.36%) DDoS Mitigation
14 30 (4.22%) Change Control
15 28 (3.94%) Information Security
16 26 (3.66%) Coaching
17 24 (3.38%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (3.09%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (10.97%) Perl
2 76 (10.69%) Bash Shell
3 63 (8.86%) Python
4 59 (8.30%) PHP
5 41 (5.77%) Ruby
6 36 (5.06%) Java
7 34 (4.78%) C
8 31 (4.36%) SQL
9 24 (3.38%) Shell Script
10 19 (2.67%) PowerShell
11 14 (1.97%) Tcl
12 13 (1.83%) VB
12 13 (1.83%) C++
13 9 (1.27%) VBScript
14 8 (1.13%) JavaScript
15 3 (0.42%) Ada
16 1 (0.14%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 386 (54.29%) Cisco Certification
2 291 (40.93%) CCNP
3 137 (19.27%) CCNA
4 56 (7.88%) CCIE
5 54 (7.59%) Degree
6 41 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 36 (5.06%) Security Cleared
8 35 (4.92%) CCSP
9 31 (4.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 30 (4.22%) CCDP
11 28 (3.94%) MCSE
12 26 (3.66%) JNCIS
13 22 (3.09%) CCSA
14 20 (2.81%) JNCIP
15 19 (2.67%) CISSP
16 16 (2.25%) SC Cleared
17 13 (1.83%) CCSE
18 12 (1.69%) MCSA
19 11 (1.55%) CCDA
19 11 (1.55%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (9.70%) SLA
2 39 (5.49%) PCI DSS
3 25 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.83%) ISO 9001
5 9 (1.27%) COBIT
6 3 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.28%) FISMA
8 1 (0.14%) BS25999
8 1 (0.14%) QA
System Software
1 181 (25.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (12.38%) Active Directory
3 57 (8.02%) vSphere
4 41 (5.77%) Hyper-V
5 36 (5.06%) VMware ESX
6 33 (4.64%) vCloud
7 27 (3.80%) iptables
8 21 (2.95%) XenServer
9 20 (2.81%) Postfix
9 20 (2.81%) Xen
9 20 (2.81%) Samba
10 17 (2.39%) KVM
11 16 (2.25%) Terminal Services
12 14 (1.97%) XenApp
13 13 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (1.27%) XenDesktop
15 7 (0.98%) Docker
15 7 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
15 7 (0.98%) FreeRADIUS
15 7 (0.98%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 35 (4.92%) Nagios
2 34 (4.78%) Puppet
3 29 (4.08%) Cacti
4 26 (3.66%) CiscoWorks
5 22 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (2.95%) SCCM
6 21 (2.95%) ZABBIX
7 13 (1.83%) Salt
7 13 (1.83%) OPNET
8 11 (1.55%) SELinux
9 9 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (1.27%) SCOM
10 8 (1.13%) FortiGate
11 6 (0.84%) OpenView
11 6 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (0.70%) Ansible
12 5 (0.70%) Cisco IPCC
13 4 (0.56%) WMI
14 3 (0.42%) Windows Intune
14 3 (0.42%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 547 (76.93%) Cisco
2 234 (32.91%) VMware
3 164 (23.07%) Juniper
4 161 (22.64%) F5
5 153 (21.52%) CheckPoint
6 102 (14.35%) Microsoft
7 89 (12.52%) Citrix
8 73 (10.27%) HP
9 67 (9.42%) Red Hat
10 50 (7.03%) SolarWinds
11 36 (5.06%) Riverbed
12 24 (3.38%) Avaya
13 21 (2.95%) SAP
14 20 (2.81%) Dell
15 18 (2.53%) McAfee
16 17 (2.39%) Nokia
17 16 (2.25%) Blue Coat
17 16 (2.25%) Brocade
18 15 (2.11%) NetApp
18 15 (2.11%) Nortel
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £24,640 to £31,860 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wiltshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Imperative People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + incl car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits + Car
Posted: 6 days ago