The first table below looks at the demand for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 30 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 10 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.24% - 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.15% - 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £34,250
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 27 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 27.97% 8.23% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 56 23 61
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
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IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

IPsec
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Ipswich

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) CCSA
2 6 (60.00%) CCSE
2 6 (60.00%) SSH
2 6 (60.00%) Sourcefire
2 6 (60.00%) PKI
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) SSL
2 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) CCNA
4 4 (40.00%) MPLS
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (40.00%) TACACS
4 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (40.00%) Cacti
4 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Wireshark

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
1 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (60.00%) SSH
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) SSL
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (40.00%) TACACS
3 4 (40.00%) DMVPN
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (40.00%) VLAN
3 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCSA
1 6 (60.00%) CCSE
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Cacti
1 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (60.00%) Sourcefire
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) F5