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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 136 142 134
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 8 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.36% 0.47% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 1.78% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 11
Average salary £27,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.17% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
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
577 673 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.61% 26.44% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 383 463 463
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 June 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
Hemel Hempstead -23 5 - -
Watford +7 2 £27,500 -52.17%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
IPsec
East of England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) Cisco
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCNP
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) IP Telephony
3 8 (61.54%) VPN
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
5 6 (46.15%) NAS
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (46.15%) SAN
5 6 (46.15%) DHCP
5 6 (46.15%) CCNA
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 5 (38.46%) HP
6 5 (38.46%) McAfee
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (38.46%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (38.46%) Network Security
6 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
6 5 (38.46%) Clustering
6 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
6 5 (38.46%) Change Management
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 7

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) WAN
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (61.54%) IP Telephony
2 8 (61.54%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) NAS
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (46.15%) SAN
3 6 (46.15%) DHCP
3 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco IPT
4 5 (38.46%) Network Security
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
5 4 (30.77%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) MPLS
6 3 (23.08%) OSPF
6 3 (23.08%) BGP
6 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
6 3 (23.08%) SSL
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 2 (15.38%) Network Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) Clustering
3 3 (23.08%) Statistics
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Network Load Balancing
1 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCNP
3 6 (46.15%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) ACSP
4 2 (15.38%) MCP
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cacti
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) McAfee
4 5 (38.46%) 3PAR
5 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
5 4 (30.77%) F5
6 3 (23.08%) Juniper
6 3 (23.08%) Splunk
6 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
7 1 (7.69%) Crossbeam
7 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint