The first table below looks at the demand for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 95 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.53% 0.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.64% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
227 246 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.20% 23.32% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 195 215 154
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IPsec
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Kent

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Kent

IPsec
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 - 1
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) Network Design
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) CCDA
4 3 (42.86%) CCDP
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) CCIE
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) Memcached
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) HAProxy
5 2 (28.57%) KVM
5 2 (28.57%) SELinux
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) SAN

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) nginx
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) SMTP
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) VRRP
4 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) ATM
5 1 (14.29%) PPP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Security
2 1 (14.29%) Head of IT Security
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Memcached
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) FreeBSD
1 2 (28.57%) Debian
1 2 (28.57%) OpenBSD
1 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
1 2 (28.57%) CentOS
1 2 (28.57%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
2 3 (42.86%) CCDA
2 3 (42.86%) CCDP
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Squid
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) KVM
3 1 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HAProxy
2 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
4 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
Sandwich
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable dependant on experience
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