The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 81 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.50% - 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% - 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £50,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.17%
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 125 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.58% 17.08% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 65 87 143
Average salary £37,500 £28,068 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.60% -29.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £35,616
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

IPsec
Salary Trend in the North East

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

IPsec Salary Trend in the North East

IPsec
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in the North East

IPsec
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 4 £50,000 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) PPP
2 8 (88.89%) MPLS
2 8 (88.89%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) EIGRP
3 7 (77.78%) VLAN
3 7 (77.78%) VoIP
3 7 (77.78%) CCSP
3 7 (77.78%) SNMP
3 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) ISDN
4 6 (66.67%) ATM
4 6 (66.67%) JNCIS
4 6 (66.67%) X.21
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) DSL
4 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (66.67%) CCDP
5 4 (44.44%) L2TP
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Network Design
5 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
5 4 (44.44%) F5
5 4 (44.44%) UNIX
6 3 (33.33%) Broadband

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (88.89%) PPP
1 8 (88.89%) MPLS
1 8 (88.89%) OSPF
1 8 (88.89%) BGP
1 8 (88.89%) EIGRP
2 7 (77.78%) VLAN
2 7 (77.78%) SNMP
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 7 (77.78%) VoIP
3 6 (66.67%) ATM
3 6 (66.67%) X.21
3 6 (66.67%) ISDN
3 6 (66.67%) DSL
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (44.44%) L2TP
5 3 (33.33%) Broadband
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) SSL
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
1 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCSP
3 6 (66.67%) JNCIS
3 6 (66.67%) CCDP
4 2 (22.22%) CCIE
5 1 (11.11%) CCIP
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper