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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 531 597 552
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -45
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 391 315 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.07% 1.63% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 340 221 281
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.17%
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
18878 19372 21190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.29% 17.32% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15038 15395 17233
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +60 178 £55,000 - 14
South East +67 126 £47,500 +46.15% 12
Yorkshire +10 23 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Midlands -16 20 £37,500 +25.00% 6
South West -20 19 £44,750 +13.29% 6
East of England +15 12 £47,500 +9.19%
East Midlands +23 6 £45,000 +28.57% 2
North West -11 6 £47,500 -5.00% 8
North East - 4 £50,000 -
IPsec
UK

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 558 (77.50%) Cisco
2 497 (69.03%) VPN
3 496 (68.89%) Firewall
4 397 (55.14%) Cisco Certification
5 389 (54.03%) BGP
6 336 (46.67%) OSPF
7 296 (41.11%) WAN
8 294 (40.83%) MPLS
9 293 (40.69%) CCNP
10 268 (37.22%) SSL
11 244 (33.89%) Cisco ASA
12 235 (32.64%) Linux
13 228 (31.67%) VMware
14 227 (31.53%) LAN
15 214 (29.72%) TCP/IP
16 207 (28.75%) EIGRP
17 198 (27.50%) Windows
18 188 (26.11%) Network Security
19 187 (25.97%) DNS
20 178 (24.72%) Juniper
21 176 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
22 160 (22.22%) F5
23 157 (21.81%) CheckPoint
24 150 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
25 145 (20.14%) CCNA
26 141 (19.58%) Wireless
26 141 (19.58%) VLAN
27 131 (18.19%) Network Design
28 123 (17.08%) VoIP
29 117 (16.25%) ITIL

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (6.81%) Apache
2 41 (5.69%) MS Exchange
3 39 (5.42%) nginx
4 22 (3.06%) Confluence
5 19 (2.64%) MediaWiki
6 18 (2.50%) IIS
7 17 (2.36%) Lync
8 14 (1.94%) Tomcat
9 13 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (1.39%) SharePoint
10 10 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (1.39%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.56%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.56%) WordPress
12 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 39 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.25%) MS Office
4 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) assyst
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.14%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (1.81%) Route 53
4 11 (1.53%) IaaS
4 11 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.97%) SaaS
6 2 (0.28%) PaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Office 365
7 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 497 (69.03%) VPN
2 496 (68.89%) Firewall
3 389 (54.03%) BGP
4 336 (46.67%) OSPF
5 296 (41.11%) WAN
6 294 (40.83%) MPLS
7 268 (37.22%) SSL
8 244 (33.89%) Cisco ASA
9 227 (31.53%) LAN
10 214 (29.72%) TCP/IP
11 207 (28.75%) EIGRP
12 188 (26.11%) Network Security
13 187 (25.97%) DNS
14 150 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
15 141 (19.58%) Wireless
15 141 (19.58%) VLAN
16 123 (17.08%) VoIP
17 113 (15.69%) HSRP
18 99 (13.75%) Cisco Nexus
19 96 (13.33%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (7.50%) MySQL
2 31 (4.31%) SQL Server
3 19 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (2.36%) MariaDB
5 16 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (0.83%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.56%) Big Data
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 21 (2.92%) Subversion
3 20 (2.78%) Hudson
4 19 (2.64%) JIRA
4 19 (2.64%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 107 (14.86%) Finance
2 87 (12.08%) Telecoms
3 23 (3.19%) Marketing
4 19 (2.64%) Retail
5 16 (2.22%) Legal
5 16 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.53%) Back Office
6 11 (1.53%) Electronics
7 10 (1.39%) Banking
8 9 (1.25%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.25%) Law
9 6 (0.83%) Games
10 3 (0.42%) Advertising
10 3 (0.42%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.28%) French Language
12 1 (0.14%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 331 (45.97%) Network Engineer
2 81 (11.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 59 (8.19%) Support Engineer
4 52 (7.22%) Consultant
5 49 (6.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 48 (6.67%) Security Engineer
7 42 (5.83%) Analyst
8 38 (5.28%) Architect
9 34 (4.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 33 (4.58%) Cisco Engineer
11 30 (4.17%) Network Support
11 30 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
11 30 (4.17%) Administrator
12 27 (3.75%) Design Engineer
12 27 (3.75%) Network Support Engineer
12 27 (3.75%) Network Design Engineer
13 25 (3.47%) Network Analyst
13 25 (3.47%) Team Leader
13 25 (3.47%) DevOps Engineer
14 23 (3.19%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.47%) Web Services
2 23 (3.19%) HTML
3 17 (2.36%) LAMP
4 12 (1.67%) .NET
5 10 (1.39%) J2EE
5 10 (1.39%) Servlets
6 9 (1.25%) XMPP
7 8 (1.11%) CSS
8 7 (0.97%) XML
8 7 (0.97%) SOAP
9 4 (0.56%) JTAPI
9 4 (0.56%) TAPI
10 3 (0.42%) ISPF
10 3 (0.42%) X-Windows
10 3 (0.42%) RSS
11 2 (0.28%) POSIX
11 2 (0.28%) VXML
11 2 (0.28%) STL
11 2 (0.28%) Ajax
11 2 (0.28%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.28%) PKI
3 31 (4.31%) Management Information System
4 19 (2.64%) Wiki
4 19 (2.64%) Open Source
5 14 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.67%) Clustering
7 11 (1.53%) DTV
8 10 (1.39%) Cryptography
9 8 (1.11%) Statistics
10 6 (0.83%) CESG
10 6 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (0.83%) User Experience
11 4 (0.56%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.56%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.56%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.56%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.42%) Mobile Computing
12 3 (0.42%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 235 (32.64%) Linux
2 198 (27.50%) Windows
3 88 (12.22%) CentOS
4 55 (7.64%) UNIX
5 49 (6.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 34 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (4.58%) Debian
9 32 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (2.92%) Windows 7
12 12 (1.67%) Amazon Linux
13 11 (1.53%) Windows XP
14 10 (1.39%) Mac OS
15 9 (1.25%) Solaris
16 6 (0.83%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.69%) Android
18 4 (0.56%) Apple iOS
19 3 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
20 2 (0.28%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (18.19%) Network Design
2 117 (16.25%) ITIL
3 104 (14.44%) Load Balancing
4 72 (10.00%) Network Management
5 59 (8.19%) Project Management
6 58 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 54 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
8 45 (6.25%) Change Management
9 41 (5.69%) Mentoring
10 32 (4.44%) DevOps
11 30 (4.17%) Network Architecture
12 29 (4.03%) Coaching
13 28 (3.89%) Network Monitoring
13 28 (3.89%) Service Delivery
13 28 (3.89%) Information Security
13 28 (3.89%) Configuration Management
14 26 (3.61%) Change Control
15 24 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
16 23 (3.19%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (3.06%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 81 (11.25%) Perl
2 71 (9.86%) Bash Shell
3 62 (8.61%) Python
4 55 (7.64%) PHP
5 45 (6.25%) Ruby
6 35 (4.86%) C
7 33 (4.58%) Java
7 33 (4.58%) SQL
8 25 (3.47%) Shell Script
9 18 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 13 (1.81%) VB
10 13 (1.81%) Tcl
11 10 (1.39%) C++
12 9 (1.25%) VBScript
13 4 (0.56%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.42%) Ada
15 1 (0.14%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 397 (55.14%) Cisco Certification
2 293 (40.69%) CCNP
3 145 (20.14%) CCNA
4 71 (9.86%) CCIE
5 57 (7.92%) Degree
6 40 (5.56%) CCSP
7 37 (5.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (4.86%) CCDP
9 33 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 31 (4.31%) Security Cleared
11 30 (4.17%) MCSE
12 29 (4.03%) JNCIP
13 26 (3.61%) JNCIS
14 24 (3.33%) CCSA
14 24 (3.33%) CISSP
15 16 (2.22%) MCSA
16 14 (1.94%) CCIP
16 14 (1.94%) CCSE
16 14 (1.94%) SC Cleared
17 13 (1.81%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (10.14%) SLA
2 32 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 26 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.53%) ISO 9001
5 9 (1.25%) COBIT
6 4 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.28%) QA
8 1 (0.14%) BS25999
8 1 (0.14%) FISMA
System Software
1 176 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 85 (11.81%) Active Directory
3 53 (7.36%) vSphere
4 39 (5.42%) Hyper-V
5 28 (3.89%) VMware ESX
6 26 (3.61%) vCloud
6 26 (3.61%) iptables
7 20 (2.78%) Xen
7 20 (2.78%) XenServer
8 19 (2.64%) Postfix
8 19 (2.64%) Samba
9 18 (2.50%) Terminal Services
10 16 (2.22%) KVM
11 14 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (1.67%) XenApp
13 7 (0.97%) ProxySG
14 6 (0.83%) Firmware
14 6 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
15 5 (0.69%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (4.44%) Nagios
2 30 (4.17%) Puppet
3 26 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (3.61%) Cacti
4 21 (2.92%) CiscoWorks
5 19 (2.64%) ZABBIX
6 17 (2.36%) SCCM
7 15 (2.08%) Salt
8 13 (1.81%) OPNET
9 12 (1.67%) SELinux
9 12 (1.67%) FortiGate
10 9 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (1.11%) Ansible
12 6 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
12 6 (0.83%) OpenView
12 6 (0.83%) SCOM
13 4 (0.56%) WMI
13 4 (0.56%) Cisco IPCC
14 3 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 558 (77.50%) Cisco
2 228 (31.67%) VMware
3 178 (24.72%) Juniper
4 160 (22.22%) F5
5 157 (21.81%) CheckPoint
6 96 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 90 (12.50%) Citrix
8 78 (10.83%) HP
9 67 (9.31%) Red Hat
10 51 (7.08%) SolarWinds
11 35 (4.86%) Riverbed
12 18 (2.50%) Brocade
12 18 (2.50%) McAfee
12 18 (2.50%) Dell
12 18 (2.50%) Avaya
13 17 (2.36%) SAP
14 16 (2.22%) Nokia
15 15 (2.08%) Blue Coat
16 14 (1.94%) Fortinet
16 14 (1.94%) Symantec
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Prescot, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits + Car
Posted: 4 days ago