The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 146 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.087% 0.10% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £28,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +11.76%
IPsec
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
483 444 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.01% 22.48% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 389 305 488
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,510 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IPsec
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

IPsec
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £40,000 -
Watford - 1 - -
IPsec
East of England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 16 (100.00%) VPN
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) OSPF
1 16 (100.00%) BGP
1 16 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (87.50%) CCNP
2 14 (87.50%) WAN
3 12 (75.00%) SSL
4 10 (62.50%) LAN
5 9 (56.25%) MPLS
5 9 (56.25%) Juniper
6 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (50.00%) Linux
7 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
7 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
7 7 (43.75%) HP
7 7 (43.75%) Firewall
7 7 (43.75%) VLAN
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (37.50%) F5
8 6 (37.50%) BIG-IP
8 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (37.50%) CiscoWorks
9 5 (31.25%) RHCE
9 5 (31.25%) TACACS
9 5 (31.25%) VRRP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) VPN
1 16 (100.00%) OSPF
1 16 (100.00%) BGP
1 16 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 14 (87.50%) WAN
3 12 (75.00%) SSL
4 10 (62.50%) LAN
5 9 (56.25%) MPLS
6 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) VLAN
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (37.50%) BIG-IP
7 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (31.25%) TACACS
8 5 (31.25%) VRRP
8 5 (31.25%) SNMP
8 5 (31.25%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Online Games
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 6 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
3 3 (18.75%) Network Management
3 3 (18.75%) SIEM
3 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Network Design
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Budget Control
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (87.50%) CCNP
2 5 (31.25%) RHCE
3 4 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (31.25%) FortiGate
3 3 (18.75%) OpenView
3 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (12.50%) Cacti
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) Juniper
3 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (43.75%) HP
5 6 (37.50%) F5
6 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
7 4 (25.00%) Riverbed
8 3 (18.75%) Sun
8 3 (18.75%) Compuware
8 3 (18.75%) Aruba
8 3 (18.75%) ArcSight
9 2 (12.50%) Crossbeam
10 1 (6.25%) VMware