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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 144 139 133
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 8 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 0.20% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 0.78% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 18
Average salary £27,500 £61,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.10% +28.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -6.81%
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
584 638 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.69% 25.75% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 406 428 539
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 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
Hemel Hempstead -20 5 - -
Watford - 3 £27,500 -
IPsec
East of England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 15 (93.75%) Cisco
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (68.75%) VPN
3 11 (68.75%) CCNP
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 9 (56.25%) IP Telephony
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (50.00%) Network Security
6 8 (50.00%) NAS
6 8 (50.00%) F5
6 8 (50.00%) DHCP
6 8 (50.00%) CCNA
6 8 (50.00%) DNS
6 8 (50.00%) SAN
6 8 (50.00%) Wireless
7 7 (43.75%) VMware
7 7 (43.75%) Windows
7 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
7 7 (43.75%) VLAN
7 7 (43.75%) Wireshark
8 6 (37.50%) Multicast
8 6 (37.50%) Juniper
8 6 (37.50%) LAN
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
8 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
8 6 (37.50%) Change Management
8 6 (37.50%) MPLS

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (68.75%) VPN
3 10 (62.50%) WAN
4 9 (56.25%) IP Telephony
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (50.00%) NAS
5 8 (50.00%) Network Security
5 8 (50.00%) Wireless
5 8 (50.00%) DHCP
5 8 (50.00%) DNS
5 8 (50.00%) SAN
6 7 (43.75%) VLAN
6 7 (43.75%) Wireshark
7 6 (37.50%) LAN
7 6 (37.50%) MPLS
7 6 (37.50%) OSPF
7 6 (37.50%) BGP
7 6 (37.50%) EIGRP
7 6 (37.50%) Multicast
General
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Games
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 4 (25.00%) Statistics
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Blog
4 2 (12.50%) FMCG
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) PKI
5 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Change Management
2 5 (31.25%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CCNP
3 8 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (31.25%) CCIE
5 1 (6.25%) MCP
5 1 (6.25%) JNCIP
5 1 (6.25%) JNCIE
5 1 (6.25%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware ESX
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Cacti
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) F5
3 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Juniper
5 5 (31.25%) HP
5 5 (31.25%) McAfee
5 5 (31.25%) 3PAR
6 4 (25.00%) Splunk
6 4 (25.00%) ServiceNow
7 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
7 3 (18.75%) Crossbeam
8 1 (6.25%) CA