The first table below looks at the demand for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 175 156 139
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -17
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% 0.072% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 0.43% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £40,000 £53,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% +51.42%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
656 469 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.29% 16.85% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 514 375 380
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
West Yorkshire

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IPsec
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Leeds

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (90.91%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
3 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 7 (63.64%) OSPF
3 7 (63.64%) Wireless
4 6 (54.55%) EIGRP
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (45.45%) CCDP
5 5 (45.45%) IPv4
5 5 (45.45%) IPv6
5 5 (45.45%) CCIE
5 5 (45.45%) CCNP
5 5 (45.45%) VPN
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) IKE
5 5 (45.45%) SNMP
5 5 (45.45%) Project Management
5 5 (45.45%) BCP
5 5 (45.45%) Internet
5 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
5 5 (45.45%) Network Design
5 5 (45.45%) BGP-4
5 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
5 5 (45.45%) Network Management
5 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (45.45%) Multicast
6 4 (36.36%) MPLS

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (18.18%) Lync
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
3 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 7 (63.64%) OSPF
3 7 (63.64%) Wireless
4 6 (54.55%) EIGRP
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) IPv4
5 5 (45.45%) IPv6
5 5 (45.45%) VPN
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) IKE
5 5 (45.45%) SNMP
5 5 (45.45%) Internet
5 5 (45.45%) BGP-4
5 5 (45.45%) Multicast
6 4 (36.36%) MPLS
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Communications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Debian
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) BCP
1 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
1 5 (45.45%) Network Design
1 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
1 5 (45.45%) Network Management
1 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCDP
2 5 (45.45%) CCIE
2 5 (45.45%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Xen
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) ProxySG
3 1 (9.09%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (9.09%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) EMC
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia
3 1 (9.09%) Sage
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade