The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England / North West
Rank 240 223 244
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 4 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 1.95% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 10
Median salary £53,000 £43,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.54% +44.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £40,375 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £50,000 £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
836 821 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.09% 14.46% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 630 678 906
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IPsec
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IPsec Salary Trend in the North West

IPsec
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

IPsec Salary Histogram in the North West

IPsec
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -34 3 £44,250 +2.31%
Merseyside - 1 £53,000 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 15 (71.43%) LAN
2 14 (66.67%) VPN
2 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco
3 13 (61.90%) VMware
4 12 (57.14%) WAN
4 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 11 (52.38%) DHCP
6 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
6 10 (47.62%) Windows
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
7 9 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (42.86%) IIS
7 9 (42.86%) HP
8 8 (38.10%) SAN
8 8 (38.10%) WLAN
8 8 (38.10%) SSL
8 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (33.33%) DNS
9 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
10 6 (28.57%) Service Management
10 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
10 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (23.81%) 3PAR
11 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (23.81%) High Availability
11 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) IIS
2 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
3 4 (19.05%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (23.81%) Office 365
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon S3
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (9.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (9.52%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (9.52%) IaaS
4 2 (9.52%) SaaS
5 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) LAN
2 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) VPN
3 12 (57.14%) WAN
4 11 (52.38%) DHCP
5 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (38.10%) SAN
6 8 (38.10%) SSL
6 8 (38.10%) WLAN
7 7 (33.33%) DNS
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (23.81%) DDNS
8 5 (23.81%) DMVPN
8 5 (23.81%) ISDN
8 5 (23.81%) PSTN
8 5 (23.81%) VoIP
9 4 (19.05%) Internet
9 4 (19.05%) Wireless
10 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Server Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Server Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
1 4 (19.05%) LAMP
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) HP StoreVirtual
2 5 (23.81%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.76%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
1 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
1 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (28.57%) Service Management
3 5 (23.81%) Coaching
3 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (23.81%) High Availability
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Auto-Scaling
6 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) SIEM
7 1 (4.76%) Threat Management
7 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) VB
1 5 (23.81%) VBScript
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 4 (19.05%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) C
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
1 5 (23.81%) MCITP
1 5 (23.81%) MCSA
1 5 (23.81%) MCSE
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) CCNP
4 2 (9.52%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (4.76%) CISM
5 1 (4.76%) CISMP
5 1 (4.76%) CISSP
5 1 (4.76%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (19.05%) vCloud
4 4 (19.05%) vSphere
5 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (19.05%) Ansible
2 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) vMotion
3 2 (9.52%) Cacti
4 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco
1 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) 3PAR
4 5 (23.81%) Meraki
5 4 (19.05%) Veeam
5 4 (19.05%) Zerto
6 3 (14.29%) IronPort
6 3 (14.29%) Polycom
6 3 (14.29%) Siemens
7 2 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (4.76%) Brocade
8 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.76%) Citrix
8 1 (4.76%) F5
8 1 (4.76%) Google
8 1 (4.76%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds