The first table below looks at the demand for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 24 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank - 51 57
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.61% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.72% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 174 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 29.48% 35.29% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86 138 123
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

IPsec
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Middlesex

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) HSRP
3 4 (66.67%) Squid
3 4 (66.67%) Debian
3 4 (66.67%) Nagios
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) BGP
3 4 (66.67%) VRRP
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 4 (66.67%) ProCurve
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) CentOS
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) Network Design
5 2 (33.33%) Brocade

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) HSRP
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) BGP
3 4 (66.67%) VRRP
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) SNMP
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Debian
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Squid
1 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) ProCurve
4 2 (33.33%) Brocade