The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 38 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.37% - 2.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.55% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 8
Average salary £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
IPsec
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 79 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.32% 23.30% 47.76%
Number of salaries quoted 45 69 62
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SNMP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) IPv4
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 8 (100.00%) HSRP
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) SMTP
2 7 (87.50%) Games
2 7 (87.50%) Incident Management
2 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 7 (87.50%) IPv6
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) CCSP
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Ethereal
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SNMP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) IPv4
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) HSRP
2 7 (87.50%) SMTP
2 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 7 (87.50%) IPv6
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) VRRP
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Ethereal
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Junos
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 7 (87.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco