The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 185 175 179
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 7 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 2.36% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 8
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,300 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,450 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.29% -2.29%
IPsec
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
625 552 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.38% 13.69% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 489 432 561
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Manchester

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 12 (63.16%) VPN
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco
4 8 (42.11%) PHP
4 8 (42.11%) MySQL
4 8 (42.11%) PKI
4 8 (42.11%) CentOS
5 7 (36.84%) Cryptography
5 7 (36.84%) Analytics
5 7 (36.84%) C
5 7 (36.84%) C++
6 6 (31.58%) Windows
6 6 (31.58%) SAN
7 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
7 5 (26.32%) HP
7 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (26.32%) Firewall
7 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 5 (26.32%) LAN
7 5 (26.32%) Puppet
8 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
8 4 (21.05%) OpenVPN
8 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
8 4 (21.05%) Big Data
8 4 (21.05%) Android
8 4 (21.05%) WordPress
8 4 (21.05%) HTML
8 4 (21.05%) CSS
8 4 (21.05%) WAN
8 4 (21.05%) Active Directory

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 4 (21.05%) WordPress
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) VPN
2 6 (31.58%) SAN
3 5 (26.32%) LAN
3 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
4 4 (21.05%) OpenVPN
4 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) HTTP
5 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
5 3 (15.79%) SSL
5 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
5 3 (15.79%) VLAN
5 3 (15.79%) BGP
5 3 (15.79%) DDNS
6 2 (10.53%) Network Security
6 2 (10.53%) NAS
6 2 (10.53%) IPv4
6 2 (10.53%) Internet
6 2 (10.53%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) Big Data
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (26.32%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) PKI
2 7 (36.84%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) CentOS
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
4 4 (21.05%) Android
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Analytics
2 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) PHP
2 7 (36.84%) C
2 7 (36.84%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.79%) VBScript
4 3 (15.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) CCDA
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) CCIE
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Squid
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.53%) vCloud
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Terminal Server
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) OpenNMS
2 2 (10.53%) vMotion
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) HP
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Apple
4 3 (15.79%) Perforce
4 3 (15.79%) Veeam
5 2 (10.53%) Acronis
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Meraki
6 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.26%) Brocade
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Overtime + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: Yesterday