The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.98% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £62,500 - -
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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 33 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.78% 15.00% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 43
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +47.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

IPsec
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

IPsec Salary Trend in the Midlands

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) TippingPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Impromptu
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Security Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Websense
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) TippingPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5