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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 103 104 76
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -28
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.19% 0.090% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.48% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £40,750 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.08% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
232 210 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.85% 18.80% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 211 199 155
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 29 January 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
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 - 1
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (33.33%) HP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
Sittingbourne
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago