The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank - 105 93
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.087% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.43% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £75,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
IPsec
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
207 232 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.90% 20.09% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 195 207 247
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,875 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (60.00%) AS400
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) TACACS
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) JDE OneWorld

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) TACACS
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
2 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards