The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.70% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
IPsec
Suffolk

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

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
62 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.60% 20.50% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 58
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +53.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £25,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 January 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 7 (63.64%) SSL
2 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) Network Security
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (54.55%) BGP
4 5 (45.45%) CCSA
4 5 (45.45%) CCSE
4 5 (45.45%) SSH
4 5 (45.45%) Sourcefire
4 5 (45.45%) PKI
4 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
5 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 4 (36.36%) VLAN
5 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
5 4 (36.36%) EIGRP
5 4 (36.36%) TACACS
5 4 (36.36%) Cacti
5 4 (36.36%) Riverbed
5 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (36.36%) MS Office
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
2 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) Network Security
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 7 (63.64%) SSL
3 6 (54.55%) BGP
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) SSH
5 4 (36.36%) VLAN
5 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
5 4 (36.36%) EIGRP
5 4 (36.36%) TACACS
5 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 4 (36.36%) DMVPN
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (18.18%) OSPF
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Security Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) WAN Optimisation
1 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CCNA
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCSA
2 5 (45.45%) CCSE
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Cacti
1 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 5 (45.45%) Sourcefire
3 4 (36.36%) Riverbed
3 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp