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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 533 479 583
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +104
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 386 460 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.45% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.01% 2.54% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 304 344 227
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 £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%
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
19169 18134 20938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.92% 17.54% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15403 14597 17315
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -10 166 £45,000 -14.28% 7
London -95 110 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Yorkshire -37 35 £40,000 -11.11% 5
South West +1 33 £46,250 +8.82% 1
West Midlands +9 17 £50,000 +66.66% 2
East of England -27 9 £50,000 +11.11% 4
North West -33 9 £52,000 +35.06% 1
North East - 3 £60,000 -
East Midlands +3 2 £56,250 -6.24%
Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
IPsec
UK

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 539 (76.67%) VPN
2 516 (73.40%) Cisco
3 486 (69.13%) Firewall
4 373 (53.06%) Cisco Certification
5 334 (47.51%) BGP
6 285 (40.54%) MPLS
7 282 (40.11%) OSPF
8 269 (38.26%) SSL
9 263 (37.41%) WAN
10 260 (36.98%) CCNP
11 253 (35.99%) TCP/IP
11 253 (35.99%) VMware
12 227 (32.29%) Network Security
13 219 (31.15%) Linux
14 211 (30.01%) Cisco ASA
15 205 (29.16%) Windows
16 198 (28.17%) LAN
17 173 (24.61%) VMware Infrastructure
18 168 (23.90%) CheckPoint
19 155 (22.05%) DNS
20 152 (21.62%) CCNA
21 150 (21.34%) Juniper
22 140 (19.91%) EIGRP
23 136 (19.35%) VoIP
24 133 (18.92%) Cisco Nexus
25 130 (18.49%) Wireless
26 127 (18.07%) Cisco IOS
27 125 (17.78%) SAN
28 124 (17.64%) F5
29 118 (16.79%) vSphere

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 53 (7.54%) MS Exchange
2 40 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 37 (5.26%) IIS
4 34 (4.84%) Apache
5 30 (4.27%) Lync
6 16 (2.28%) nginx
7 15 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (1.85%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.56%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (1.28%) Confluence
12 6 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.85%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.85%) GlassFish
12 6 (0.85%) Jetty
12 6 (0.85%) K2 blackpearl
13 5 (0.71%) MQSeries
Applications
1 53 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.42%) MS Visio
3 15 (2.13%) 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 18 (2.56%) SaaS
2 17 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (1.71%) PaaS
3 12 (1.71%) IaaS
4 8 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.85%) Google App Engine
5 6 (0.85%) Office 365
5 6 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.57%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.28%) Route 53
8 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 539 (76.67%) VPN
2 486 (69.13%) Firewall
3 334 (47.51%) BGP
4 285 (40.54%) MPLS
5 282 (40.11%) OSPF
6 269 (38.26%) SSL
7 263 (37.41%) WAN
8 253 (35.99%) TCP/IP
9 227 (32.29%) Network Security
10 211 (30.01%) Cisco ASA
11 198 (28.17%) LAN
12 155 (22.05%) DNS
13 140 (19.91%) EIGRP
14 136 (19.35%) VoIP
15 133 (18.92%) Cisco Nexus
16 130 (18.49%) Wireless
17 127 (18.07%) Cisco IOS
18 125 (17.78%) SAN
19 115 (16.36%) VLAN
20 81 (11.52%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (7.54%) MySQL
2 47 (6.69%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (1.71%) Oracle Database
4 9 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.14%) Big Data
6 6 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.71%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.43%) DB2
8 3 (0.43%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.14%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 14 (1.99%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.85%) JIRA
3 5 (0.71%) Subversion
4 3 (0.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.43%) Hudson
5 2 (0.28%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.14%) Serena SBM
6 1 (0.14%) AppScan
General
1 96 (13.66%) Finance
2 93 (13.23%) Telecoms
3 38 (5.41%) Retail
4 24 (3.41%) Marketing
4 24 (3.41%) Back Office
5 15 (2.13%) Banking
6 14 (1.99%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.85%) French Language
8 12 (1.71%) Legal
8 12 (1.71%) Games
9 10 (1.42%) German Language
10 5 (0.71%) Italian Language
10 5 (0.71%) Turkish Language
10 5 (0.71%) Advertising
10 5 (0.71%) Publishing
10 5 (0.71%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.43%) Billing
12 2 (0.28%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 288 (40.97%) Network Engineer
2 62 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 59 (8.39%) Support Engineer
4 56 (7.97%) Security Engineer
5 55 (7.82%) Consultant
6 54 (7.68%) Analyst
6 54 (7.68%) Senior Network Engineer
7 47 (6.69%) Architect
8 40 (5.69%) Network Security Engineer
9 33 (4.69%) Administrator
10 31 (4.41%) Network Analyst
11 30 (4.27%) Network Support
12 28 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support
13 27 (3.84%) Security Analyst
13 27 (3.84%) NOC Engineer
14 26 (3.70%) Security Consultant
15 25 (3.56%) Network Consultant
15 25 (3.56%) Network Support Engineer
16 24 (3.41%) Network Security Analyst
17 21 (2.99%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.56%) .NET
2 14 (1.99%) Web Services
3 11 (1.56%) XML
3 11 (1.56%) J2EE
4 10 (1.42%) HTML
5 9 (1.28%) CSS
6 7 (1.00%) Servlets
6 7 (1.00%) RSS
6 7 (1.00%) Middleware
7 6 (0.85%) LAMP
8 4 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.43%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.43%) Ajax
9 3 (0.43%) WSH
10 2 (0.28%) Memcached
10 2 (0.28%) REST
11 1 (0.14%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.14%) Spring
11 1 (0.14%) XMPP
11 1 (0.14%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 35 (4.98%) Clustering
2 34 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
3 32 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (3.84%) PKI
5 21 (2.99%) CESG
6 19 (2.70%) Replication
7 18 (2.56%) Computer Science
8 13 (1.85%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.42%) Open Source
10 9 (1.28%) Fat Client
10 9 (1.28%) Thin Client
10 9 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.85%) Cryptography
11 6 (0.85%) Blog
12 5 (0.71%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.57%) Statistics
13 4 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.57%) SCADA
13 4 (0.57%) SecurID
13 4 (0.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 219 (31.15%) Linux
2 205 (29.16%) Windows
3 73 (10.38%) CentOS
4 50 (7.11%) UNIX
5 44 (6.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (4.27%) Windows 7
8 23 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (2.13%) Solaris
11 12 (1.71%) Ubuntu
12 10 (1.42%) Windows XP
12 10 (1.42%) Mac OS X
13 9 (1.28%) OpenBSD
14 8 (1.14%) Debian
14 8 (1.14%) AIX
14 8 (1.14%) SELinux
14 8 (1.14%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (13.66%) ITIL
2 79 (11.24%) Load Balancing
3 77 (10.95%) Network Management
4 72 (10.24%) Network Design
5 48 (6.83%) Network Monitoring
6 44 (6.26%) Change Management
7 43 (6.12%) Project Management
7 43 (6.12%) Change Control
8 39 (5.55%) Kalman Filter
9 34 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
10 29 (4.13%) Problem Management
11 28 (3.98%) Configuration Management
12 27 (3.84%) BCP
13 26 (3.70%) Service Management
14 22 (3.13%) Business Continuity
14 22 (3.13%) Network Architecture
15 20 (2.84%) Coaching
16 19 (2.70%) Mentoring
16 19 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
16 19 (2.70%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 65 (9.25%) Perl
2 48 (6.83%) SQL
3 39 (5.55%) PHP
4 36 (5.12%) Python
5 33 (4.69%) Bash Shell
6 28 (3.98%) Java
7 27 (3.84%) Ruby
8 25 (3.56%) Shell Script
8 25 (3.56%) C
9 21 (2.99%) PowerShell
10 14 (1.99%) C++
11 6 (0.85%) VBScript
12 5 (0.71%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.43%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.28%) Scala
15 1 (0.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 373 (53.06%) Cisco Certification
2 260 (36.98%) CCNP
3 152 (21.62%) CCNA
4 80 (11.38%) Security Cleared
5 74 (10.53%) CCIE
6 67 (9.53%) Degree
7 42 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (4.98%) SC Cleared
9 33 (4.69%) CCSA
10 32 (4.55%) CCSE
11 29 (4.13%) CCDP
12 27 (3.84%) CCSP
13 26 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (3.41%) CCIP
15 21 (2.99%) CISSP
16 16 (2.28%) JNCIA
16 16 (2.28%) MCITP
17 14 (1.99%) JNCIP
18 13 (1.85%) MCSE
19 12 (1.71%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (5.41%) SLA
3 31 (4.41%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.00%) QA
6 5 (0.71%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.28%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.28%) BS7799
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 173 (24.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 118 (16.79%) vSphere
3 68 (9.67%) Active Directory
4 51 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
5 50 (7.11%) vCloud
6 40 (5.69%) Hyper-V
7 29 (4.13%) XenApp
8 20 (2.84%) VMware ESX
9 18 (2.56%) NFS
9 18 (2.56%) Firmware
10 16 (2.28%) Snort
11 15 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 15 (2.13%) Samba
12 12 (1.71%) Terminal Services
12 12 (1.71%) XenDesktop
13 11 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (1.42%) Postfix
14 10 (1.42%) Xen
15 9 (1.28%) OpenSSH
16 6 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (6.54%) Cacti
2 45 (6.40%) Nagios
3 32 (4.55%) OpenView
4 20 (2.84%) FortiGate
5 18 (2.56%) SCOM
6 17 (2.42%) Puppet
7 16 (2.28%) Zenoss
7 16 (2.28%) SCCM
8 15 (2.13%) SolarWinds Orion
8 15 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (2.13%) CiscoWorks
9 11 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
10 10 (1.42%) SCOrch
10 10 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
11 8 (1.14%) Ansible
11 8 (1.14%) Netcool
11 8 (1.14%) logstash
12 7 (1.00%) Tivoli
12 7 (1.00%) WSUS
12 7 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 516 (73.40%) Cisco
2 253 (35.99%) VMware
3 168 (23.90%) CheckPoint
4 150 (21.34%) Juniper
5 124 (17.64%) F5
6 87 (12.38%) Microsoft
7 74 (10.53%) HP
8 67 (9.53%) Citrix
9 54 (7.68%) SolarWinds
10 50 (7.11%) Dell
11 41 (5.83%) Red Hat
12 35 (4.98%) Riverbed
13 34 (4.84%) Avaya
14 33 (4.69%) Oracle
15 24 (3.41%) Polycom
16 17 (2.42%) Blue Coat
17 15 (2.13%) Fujitsu
17 15 (2.13%) Veeam
18 14 (1.99%) IBM
19 13 (1.85%) NetApp
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
VIT
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
PayPoint
Salary: Up to £45,000 Per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to 40K plus Bonus plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Generous Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lymington, Hampshire
Lymington Yacht Haven
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago