The first table below looks at the demand for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 17 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 173 182 162
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 15 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 1.59% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
576 690 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.24% 16.81% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 451 555 549
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
North West

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IPsec
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Manchester

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Manchester

IPsec
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 6 £40,750 -
Wigan - 1 £52,500 -
IPsec
North West

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (75.00%) OSPF
2 12 (75.00%) CCNP
3 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
3 11 (68.75%) VPN
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 9 (56.25%) LAN
5 9 (56.25%) MPLS
5 9 (56.25%) Wireless
6 8 (50.00%) Internet
7 7 (43.75%) BGP
7 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
7 7 (43.75%) Firewall
7 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
7 7 (43.75%) VLAN
8 6 (37.50%) Multicast
8 6 (37.50%) Cisco
8 6 (37.50%) SNMP
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (25.00%) Fortinet
10 4 (25.00%) Network Design
10 4 (25.00%) BIG-IP
10 4 (25.00%) F5
10 4 (25.00%) NetScreen
10 4 (25.00%) Financial Institution
10 4 (25.00%) Frame Relay
10 4 (25.00%) Finance
10 4 (25.00%) DWDM
10 4 (25.00%) 802.11
10 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) OSPF
2 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
2 11 (68.75%) VPN
3 10 (62.50%) WAN
4 9 (56.25%) LAN
4 9 (56.25%) Wireless
4 9 (56.25%) MPLS
5 8 (50.00%) Internet
6 7 (43.75%) BGP
6 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
6 7 (43.75%) VLAN
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
7 6 (37.50%) SNMP
7 6 (37.50%) Multicast
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (25.00%) VoIP
9 4 (25.00%) Frame Relay
9 4 (25.00%) BIG-IP
9 4 (25.00%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) SCADA
3 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Network Management
2 2 (12.50%) BCP
2 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (75.00%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) CCDP
4 2 (12.50%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
1 2 (12.50%) vCloud
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) OpenView
1 4 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) OpenNMS
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (25.00%) F5
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) Veeam
4 2 (12.50%) Acronis
5 1 (6.25%) ProCurve
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.25%) Brocade