The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 475 515 524
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +9
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 139 143 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.94% 1.86% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 119 89 76
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.97%
IPsec
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7167 7697 7982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.50% 15.82% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6052 6374 6549
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in London

IPsec
Salary Trend in London

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

IPsec Salary Trend in London

IPsec
Salary Histogram in London

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

IPsec Salary Histogram in London

IPsec
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
City of London +55 39 £57,500 +9.52% 6
Brentford - 1 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £52,500 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 248 (84.07%) Cisco
2 203 (68.81%) BGP
3 198 (67.12%) VPN
4 183 (62.03%) Firewall
5 174 (58.98%) OSPF
6 170 (57.63%) Cisco Certification
7 133 (45.08%) MPLS
8 127 (43.05%) WAN
9 123 (41.69%) CCNP
10 112 (37.97%) Cisco IOS
11 111 (37.63%) Linux
12 108 (36.61%) Cisco ASA
13 103 (34.92%) LAN
14 101 (34.24%) SSL
15 92 (31.19%) Juniper
16 90 (30.51%) EIGRP
17 84 (28.47%) VMware
18 78 (26.44%) F5
19 76 (25.76%) Finance
20 72 (24.41%) CheckPoint
21 70 (23.73%) TCP/IP
22 68 (23.05%) VMware Infrastructure
23 67 (22.71%) Windows
23 67 (22.71%) Wireless
24 65 (22.03%) VLAN
25 55 (18.64%) Network Security
26 53 (17.97%) HSRP
27 52 (17.63%) Network Design
27 52 (17.63%) DNS
27 52 (17.63%) VRRP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 25 (8.47%) nginx
1 25 (8.47%) Apache
2 14 (4.75%) Lync
3 10 (3.39%) Confluence
4 9 (3.05%) MediaWiki
5 4 (1.36%) IIS
5 4 (1.36%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.68%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.34%) Jetty
7 1 (0.34%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (3.73%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.02%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.34%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (4.41%) Route 53
4 10 (3.39%) IaaS
5 3 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 203 (68.81%) BGP
2 198 (67.12%) VPN
3 183 (62.03%) Firewall
4 174 (58.98%) OSPF
5 133 (45.08%) MPLS
6 127 (43.05%) WAN
7 112 (37.97%) Cisco IOS
8 108 (36.61%) Cisco ASA
9 103 (34.92%) LAN
10 101 (34.24%) SSL
11 90 (30.51%) EIGRP
12 70 (23.73%) TCP/IP
13 67 (22.71%) Wireless
14 65 (22.03%) VLAN
15 55 (18.64%) Network Security
16 53 (17.97%) HSRP
17 52 (17.63%) DNS
17 52 (17.63%) VRRP
18 48 (16.27%) L2TP
18 48 (16.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.51%) MySQL
2 18 (6.10%) MariaDB
3 10 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (2.37%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.03%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (3.39%) Subversion
1 10 (3.39%) Git (software)
1 10 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.05%) Hudson
2 9 (3.05%) JIRA
3 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
General
1 76 (25.76%) Finance
2 36 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.75%) Marketing
4 13 (4.41%) Banking
5 12 (4.07%) Retail
6 10 (3.39%) Legal
7 9 (3.05%) Back Office
7 9 (3.05%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.71%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.71%) Electronics
9 3 (1.02%) Online Betting
9 3 (1.02%) Games
9 3 (1.02%) Law
10 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 168 (56.95%) Network Engineer
2 33 (11.19%) Senior Network Engineer
2 33 (11.19%) Consultant
3 24 (8.14%) Senior Consultant
3 24 (8.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 22 (7.46%) Cisco Engineer
5 21 (7.12%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (7.12%) Architect
6 20 (6.78%) Design Engineer
6 20 (6.78%) Network Design Engineer
7 19 (6.44%) Administrator
8 18 (6.10%) Security Engineer
9 16 (5.42%) Network Support
9 16 (5.42%) Network Architect
9 16 (5.42%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 16 (5.42%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 16 (5.42%) Implementation Engineer
10 14 (4.75%) Network Security Engineer
10 14 (4.75%) Support Engineer
11 13 (4.41%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.76%) Web Services
2 11 (3.73%) XMPP
2 11 (3.73%) HTML
3 7 (2.37%) LAMP
3 7 (2.37%) SOAP
4 1 (0.34%) Java EE
4 1 (0.34%) XML
4 1 (0.34%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (3.05%) Wiki
5 8 (2.71%) DTV
6 6 (2.03%) Clustering
6 6 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.03%) Performance Metrics
7 5 (1.69%) PKI
8 4 (1.36%) BBC
8 4 (1.36%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.68%) CESG
10 2 (0.68%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.68%) RMADS
10 2 (0.68%) SecurID
10 2 (0.68%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.34%) New Media
11 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.34%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 111 (37.63%) Linux
2 67 (22.71%) Windows
3 31 (10.51%) CentOS
4 24 (8.14%) Ubuntu
5 22 (7.46%) UNIX
5 22 (7.46%) Debian
6 21 (7.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (4.07%) Amazon Linux
8 7 (2.37%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.02%) Solaris
12 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (17.63%) Network Design
2 47 (15.93%) Network Management
3 39 (13.22%) Load Balancing
4 38 (12.88%) ITIL
5 35 (11.86%) Capacity Planning
6 26 (8.81%) Project Management
7 23 (7.80%) Change Control
8 22 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (6.10%) Mentoring
10 17 (5.76%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (5.76%) Configuration Management
11 16 (5.42%) Service Delivery
12 13 (4.41%) Project Planning
13 11 (3.73%) Coaching
13 11 (3.73%) DevOps
13 11 (3.73%) TOGAF
13 11 (3.73%) Information Security
14 10 (3.39%) PRINCE2
14 10 (3.39%) Performance Management
14 10 (3.39%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (16.27%) Perl
1 48 (16.27%) Bash Shell
2 42 (14.24%) Python
3 32 (10.85%) PHP
4 25 (8.47%) Ruby
5 18 (6.10%) Shell Script
6 15 (5.08%) C
7 13 (4.41%) PowerShell
8 12 (4.07%) Tcl
9 9 (3.05%) Java
10 8 (2.71%) SQL
11 3 (1.02%) VBScript
11 3 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 170 (57.63%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (41.69%) CCNP
3 52 (17.63%) CCNA
4 38 (12.88%) CCIE
5 37 (12.54%) Degree
6 14 (4.75%) CCSP
7 12 (4.07%) JNCIP
8 9 (3.05%) CISSP
9 8 (2.71%) CCSA
10 6 (2.03%) RHCE
10 6 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.69%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (1.69%) CCIP
11 5 (1.69%) MCSE
12 4 (1.36%) CCSE
13 3 (1.02%) CISM
13 3 (1.02%) CCDP
13 3 (1.02%) Check Point Certification
14 2 (0.68%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.47%) SLA
2 11 (3.73%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.05%) COBIT
4 3 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 68 (23.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (6.78%) VMware ESX
3 18 (6.10%) Active Directory
3 18 (6.10%) Xen
4 17 (5.76%) KVM
5 16 (5.42%) iptables
6 9 (3.05%) XenServer
6 9 (3.05%) Postfix
6 9 (3.05%) Hyper-V
6 9 (3.05%) Samba
7 8 (2.71%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (2.37%) vSphere
9 6 (2.03%) ProxySG
10 4 (1.36%) Docker
11 3 (1.02%) XenApp
12 2 (0.68%) Firmware
12 2 (0.68%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.68%) FreeRADIUS
13 1 (0.34%) Snort
13 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (8.47%) Cacti
2 24 (8.14%) Nagios
3 13 (4.41%) OPNET
4 12 (4.07%) Puppet
5 10 (3.39%) ZABBIX
5 10 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (3.05%) CiscoWorks
7 8 (2.71%) SELinux
8 5 (1.69%) Ansible
9 4 (1.36%) OpenView
9 4 (1.36%) Cisco IPCC
9 4 (1.36%) Salt
9 4 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.34%) RANCID
11 1 (0.34%) logstash
11 1 (0.34%) vMotion
11 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 248 (84.07%) Cisco
2 92 (31.19%) Juniper
3 84 (28.47%) VMware
4 78 (26.44%) F5
5 72 (24.41%) CheckPoint
6 50 (16.95%) Red Hat
7 41 (13.90%) Citrix
8 29 (9.83%) Riverbed
9 24 (8.14%) SolarWinds
10 23 (7.80%) HP
11 17 (5.76%) Microsoft
12 12 (4.07%) Avaya
13 10 (3.39%) Nokia
13 10 (3.39%) Fortinet
14 9 (3.05%) Ipanema Technologies
14 9 (3.05%) Huawei
14 9 (3.05%) Dell
14 9 (3.05%) CA
15 8 (2.71%) SAP
15 8 (2.71%) Brocade
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 4K shift + bonus + extensive Bene
Posted: Yesterday
London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Contributory pension, private health
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago