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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 522 451 516
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +65
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 109 171 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.38% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.44% 2.33% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 76 146 91
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
7592 7341 9090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.77% 16.21% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6303 6252 7631
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +13 30 £50,000 - 3
Harrow - 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £51,500 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 197 (83.12%) Cisco
2 190 (80.17%) VPN
3 165 (69.62%) Firewall
4 118 (49.79%) BGP
5 117 (49.37%) Cisco Certification
6 113 (47.68%) Cisco ASA
7 111 (46.84%) WAN
8 102 (43.04%) CCNP
8 102 (43.04%) OSPF
9 91 (38.40%) MPLS
10 87 (36.71%) Windows
10 87 (36.71%) Linux
11 80 (33.76%) CheckPoint
12 74 (31.22%) SSL
12 74 (31.22%) LAN
13 73 (30.80%) TCP/IP
14 69 (29.11%) VMware
15 66 (27.85%) Network Security
16 65 (27.43%) Juniper
17 63 (26.58%) Wireless
18 62 (26.16%) DNS
19 61 (25.74%) Cisco IOS
20 58 (24.47%) Finance
20 58 (24.47%) EIGRP
21 54 (22.78%) Cisco PIX
22 48 (20.25%) F5
23 40 (16.88%) VLAN
23 40 (16.88%) L2TP
23 40 (16.88%) PPP
24 39 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 34 (14.35%) SharePoint
2 27 (11.39%) MS Exchange
3 12 (5.06%) Lync
4 10 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (3.80%) Apache
6 7 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.11%) IIS
8 5 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.27%) nginx
9 3 (1.27%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.84%) Confluence
10 2 (0.84%) K2 blackpearl
10 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.95%) Office 365
2 5 (2.11%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.42%) IaaS
4 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 190 (80.17%) VPN
2 165 (69.62%) Firewall
3 118 (49.79%) BGP
4 113 (47.68%) Cisco ASA
5 111 (46.84%) WAN
6 102 (43.04%) OSPF
7 91 (38.40%) MPLS
8 74 (31.22%) SSL
8 74 (31.22%) LAN
9 73 (30.80%) TCP/IP
10 66 (27.85%) Network Security
11 63 (26.58%) Wireless
12 62 (26.16%) DNS
13 61 (25.74%) Cisco IOS
14 58 (24.47%) EIGRP
15 54 (22.78%) Cisco PIX
16 40 (16.88%) VLAN
16 40 (16.88%) L2TP
16 40 (16.88%) PPP
17 38 (16.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.55%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.17%) MySQL
3 8 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.27%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.84%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.84%) Subversion
2 1 (0.42%) Serena SBM
2 1 (0.42%) JIRA
General
1 58 (24.47%) Finance
2 27 (11.39%) Telecoms
3 17 (7.17%) Back Office
4 15 (6.33%) Banking
5 14 (5.91%) Retail
6 10 (4.22%) Games
7 8 (3.38%) Marketing
7 8 (3.38%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.11%) Publishing
8 5 (2.11%) French Language
8 5 (2.11%) German Language
8 5 (2.11%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.69%) Advertising
10 2 (0.84%) Legal
10 2 (0.84%) Electronics
10 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 110 (46.41%) Network Engineer
2 23 (9.70%) Senior Network Engineer
3 21 (8.86%) Consultant
4 20 (8.44%) Analyst
5 18 (7.59%) Administrator
6 16 (6.75%) Security Engineer
6 16 (6.75%) Architect
7 11 (4.64%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (4.64%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (4.22%) Network Analyst
9 9 (3.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 9 (3.80%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (3.38%) Network Administrator
11 7 (2.95%) Technical Architect
11 7 (2.95%) Support Engineer
11 7 (2.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 7 (2.95%) Project Engineer
11 7 (2.95%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (2.95%) Linux Consultant
12 6 (2.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.27%) XML
1 3 (1.27%) HTML
2 2 (0.84%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.42%) Web Services
3 1 (0.42%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.24%) Clustering
2 17 (7.17%) Replication
3 16 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.22%) CESG
5 8 (3.38%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.27%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.27%) Statistics
8 2 (0.84%) SecurID
8 2 (0.84%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.84%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.84%) User Experience
8 2 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.84%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.84%) DTV
8 2 (0.84%) e-Health
9 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 87 (36.71%) Windows
1 87 (36.71%) Linux
2 22 (9.28%) UNIX
3 21 (8.86%) CentOS
4 19 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (6.33%) Windows 7
6 12 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.22%) Solaris
8 9 (3.80%) Mac OS X
8 9 (3.80%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (2.53%) OpenBSD
11 4 (1.69%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.69%) SELinux
11 4 (1.69%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.69%) AIX
12 3 (1.27%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.84%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (12.66%) Load Balancing
2 29 (12.24%) ITIL
3 19 (8.02%) Network Design
4 18 (7.59%) Network Management
5 16 (6.75%) Change Control
5 16 (6.75%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (5.91%) Use Case
6 14 (5.91%) Asset Management
6 14 (5.91%) Project Management
7 13 (5.49%) Data Protection
8 12 (5.06%) Incident Management
8 12 (5.06%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (4.64%) Information Security
9 11 (4.64%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (4.22%) BCP
11 9 (3.80%) E-Commerce
12 8 (3.38%) SIEM
12 8 (3.38%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (3.38%) Change Management
13 7 (2.95%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.97%) PHP
2 24 (10.13%) SQL
2 24 (10.13%) Perl
3 21 (8.86%) Bash Shell
4 16 (6.75%) PowerShell
5 10 (4.22%) C
6 9 (3.80%) Python
7 7 (2.95%) Java
7 7 (2.95%) Ruby
8 4 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.84%) VBScript
10 1 (0.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 117 (49.37%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (43.04%) CCNP
3 33 (13.92%) CCNA
4 32 (13.50%) Security Cleared
5 25 (10.55%) SC Cleared
6 21 (8.86%) CCIP
6 21 (8.86%) CCIE
7 20 (8.44%) CCSE
7 20 (8.44%) CISSP
8 19 (8.02%) Degree
9 17 (7.17%) CCSA
10 11 (4.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (4.22%) RHCE
12 8 (3.38%) JNCIA
12 8 (3.38%) HP APS
12 8 (3.38%) CCDP
12 8 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (2.95%) JNCIP
14 6 (2.53%) MCITP
14 6 (2.53%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.06%) SLA
2 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.84%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.84%) BS7799
3 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (13.50%) vSphere
3 28 (11.81%) Active Directory
4 27 (11.39%) Hyper-V
5 18 (7.59%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (6.75%) XenApp
7 15 (6.33%) NFS
8 11 (4.64%) VMware ESX
9 9 (3.80%) Samba
10 8 (3.38%) Postfix
11 7 (2.95%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (2.53%) OpenSSH
13 4 (1.69%) Snort
14 3 (1.27%) ProxySG
14 3 (1.27%) Terminal Services
14 3 (1.27%) XenServer
14 3 (1.27%) XenDesktop
14 3 (1.27%) Xen
15 2 (0.84%) SpamAssassin
15 2 (0.84%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 38 (16.03%) Cacti
2 28 (11.81%) Nagios
3 25 (10.55%) OpenView
4 10 (4.22%) SCOrch
5 7 (2.95%) SCCM
6 6 (2.53%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (2.53%) CiscoWorks
7 5 (2.11%) SCOM
8 4 (1.69%) WSUS
9 3 (1.27%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.84%) Puppet
10 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.84%) CA Spectrum
10 2 (0.84%) logstash
10 2 (0.84%) SmokePing
10 2 (0.84%) MOM
10 2 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 197 (83.12%) Cisco
2 80 (33.76%) CheckPoint
3 69 (29.11%) VMware
4 65 (27.43%) Juniper
5 48 (20.25%) F5
6 35 (14.77%) Dell
7 32 (13.50%) Red Hat
8 29 (12.24%) HP
9 28 (11.81%) Microsoft
10 26 (10.97%) Citrix
11 23 (9.70%) Blue Coat
12 17 (7.17%) Riverbed
13 16 (6.75%) SolarWinds
14 14 (5.91%) LogRhythm
15 13 (5.49%) Oracle
15 13 (5.49%) Sophos
16 12 (5.06%) Fujitsu
17 8 (3.38%) Nokia
18 7 (2.95%) Veeam
19 6 (2.53%) WatchGuard
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago