The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 40 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 16 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.91% 1.85% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.04% 7.58% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 1
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.44%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.33% -5.00%
IPsec
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 66 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 34.97% 24.35% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 105 58 36
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +73.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

IPsec
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Farnborough region.

IPsec Salary Trend in Farnborough

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Farnborough

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 24 (85.71%) Windows
1 24 (85.71%) Linux
1 24 (85.71%) VPN
2 22 (78.57%) VMware
3 20 (71.43%) Firewall
3 20 (71.43%) vCloud
4 18 (64.29%) vSphere
4 18 (64.29%) Cisco
4 18 (64.29%) SAN
5 17 (60.71%) ITIL
5 17 (60.71%) NAS
6 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (57.14%) CCNA
7 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
7 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
8 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (32.14%) SSL
10 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
11 7 (25.00%) VLAN
11 7 (25.00%) CentOS
11 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (21.43%) VoIP
13 5 (17.86%) CCNP
13 5 (17.86%) Finance
13 5 (17.86%) Network Security
13 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
14 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
14 4 (14.29%) FortiGate
14 4 (14.29%) Network Monitoring

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 24 (85.71%) VPN
2 20 (71.43%) Firewall
3 18 (64.29%) SAN
4 17 (60.71%) NAS
5 9 (32.14%) SSL
6 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.00%) VLAN
8 6 (21.43%) VoIP
9 5 (17.86%) Network Security
10 4 (14.29%) WPA2
10 4 (14.29%) Wireless
10 4 (14.29%) Internet
10 4 (14.29%) MPLS
10 4 (14.29%) WAN
10 4 (14.29%) LAN
10 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
11 3 (10.71%) DMZ
12 2 (7.14%) DNS
12 2 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
13 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Linux
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) CentOS
2 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) SUSE
4 1 (3.57%) Debian
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 4 (14.29%) Information Security
2 4 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
3 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (10.71%) Network Management
3 3 (10.71%) Change Control
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Security Hardening
5 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) CCNA
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
3 10 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (17.86%) CCNP
5 2 (7.14%) MCDST
5 2 (7.14%) CCENT
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.14%) MCSE
5 2 (7.14%) MCSA
6 1 (3.57%) CCIE
6 1 (3.57%) VCDX
6 1 (3.57%) VCP4
6 1 (3.57%) VCAP
6 1 (3.57%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) vCloud
2 18 (64.29%) vSphere
3 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (14.29%) Snort
5 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.57%) XenServer
6 1 (3.57%) VirtualBox
6 1 (3.57%) MDaemon
6 1 (3.57%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 4 (14.29%) Check_MK
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) VMware
2 18 (64.29%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.57%) NETGEAR
4 1 (3.57%) Dell
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix