The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 160 179 144
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -35
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 10 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.31% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.62% 0.59% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £40,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.97%
IPsec
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
616 680 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.82% 18.65% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 499 542 382
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Leeds

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) Cisco
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) BGP
2 15 (88.24%) MPLS
2 15 (88.24%) VPN
2 15 (88.24%) SSL
3 13 (76.47%) Linux
4 12 (70.59%) WAN
4 12 (70.59%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (64.71%) Load Balancing
5 11 (64.71%) Network Design
5 11 (64.71%) LAN
5 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
5 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
5 11 (64.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (58.82%) Business Continuity
6 10 (58.82%) EIGRP
6 10 (58.82%) OSPF
6 10 (58.82%) BCP
6 10 (58.82%) VPLS
6 10 (58.82%) DMVPN
6 10 (58.82%) Business Continuity Planning
7 9 (52.94%) Spanning Tree
7 9 (52.94%) HSRP
7 9 (52.94%) CCNP
7 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (52.94%) VRRP
7 9 (52.94%) VMware
8 8 (47.06%) Project Management
8 8 (47.06%) SAN

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) Jetty
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.88%) Google App Engine
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) BGP
2 15 (88.24%) MPLS
2 15 (88.24%) VPN
2 15 (88.24%) SSL
3 12 (70.59%) WAN
3 12 (70.59%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (64.71%) LAN
4 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
5 10 (58.82%) EIGRP
5 10 (58.82%) OSPF
5 10 (58.82%) VPLS
5 10 (58.82%) DMVPN
6 9 (52.94%) Spanning Tree
6 9 (52.94%) HSRP
6 9 (52.94%) VRRP
7 8 (47.06%) SAN
7 8 (47.06%) DNS
8 5 (29.41%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (29.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Implementation Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Implementation Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Network Implementation Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Network Support
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Support
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Servlets
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (5.88%) Open Source
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Load Balancing
1 11 (64.71%) Network Design
1 11 (64.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (58.82%) Business Continuity
2 10 (58.82%) BCP
2 10 (58.82%) Business Continuity Planning
3 8 (47.06%) Project Management
3 8 (47.06%) ITIL
4 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
4 7 (41.18%) Coaching
5 5 (29.41%) Network Architecture
5 5 (29.41%) High Availability
5 5 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
9 1 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
9 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CCNP
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (47.06%) CCDA
2 8 (47.06%) CCDP
2 8 (47.06%) CCSA
2 8 (47.06%) CCSE
3 5 (29.41%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) CISSP
4 4 (23.53%) MCSE
4 4 (23.53%) MCSA
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (23.53%) VCP5
5 1 (5.88%) VCAP
5 1 (5.88%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
1 7 (41.18%) Terminal Services
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
3 9 (52.94%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Juniper
4 4 (23.53%) Brocade
5 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) Google
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft