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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 220 247 230
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 10 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.14% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 0.78% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 24
Median salary £41,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
876 1158 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.47% 17.58% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 742 875 833
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +15 10 £41,000 -3.52% 3
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 23 (92.00%) VPN
2 18 (72.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) Firewall
3 17 (68.00%) LAN
4 14 (56.00%) BGP
5 13 (52.00%) MPLS
6 12 (48.00%) OSPF
6 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (48.00%) WAN
6 12 (48.00%) Windows
7 11 (44.00%) CCNP
7 11 (44.00%) VMware
7 11 (44.00%) Degree
8 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 10 (40.00%) HP
8 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
9 9 (36.00%) SAN
9 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
9 9 (36.00%) Wireless
9 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (36.00%) SolarWinds
9 9 (36.00%) High Availability
10 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
10 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
10 8 (32.00%) Network Design
11 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
11 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
11 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (28.00%) tcpdump
11 7 (28.00%) Network Management

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 7 (28.00%) IIS
2 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.00%) IaaS
3 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (12.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (92.00%) VPN
2 18 (72.00%) Firewall
3 17 (68.00%) LAN
4 14 (56.00%) BGP
5 13 (52.00%) MPLS
6 12 (48.00%) OSPF
6 12 (48.00%) WAN
7 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 9 (36.00%) SAN
8 9 (36.00%) Wireless
9 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (28.00%) Multicast
9 7 (28.00%) tcpdump
9 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
10 6 (24.00%) DDNS
10 6 (24.00%) DHCP
10 6 (24.00%) VLAN
11 5 (20.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Server Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) WAN Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IP Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) XMPP
2 2 (8.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 6 (24.00%) RSA SecurID
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) Unix
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) High Availability
2 8 (32.00%) Network Design
3 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (28.00%) Network Management
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (8.00%) Change Control
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (8.00%) Presales
7 2 (8.00%) Service Management
8 1 (4.00%) DevOps
8 1 (4.00%) Line Management
8 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) VB
1 6 (24.00%) VBScript
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (44.00%) CCNP
2 11 (44.00%) Degree
3 6 (24.00%) CCNA
3 6 (24.00%) MCITP
3 6 (24.00%) MCSA
3 6 (24.00%) MCSE
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (20.00%) CCSA
4 5 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
4 5 (20.00%) HND
5 2 (8.00%) CCIE
5 2 (8.00%) CCSP
5 2 (8.00%) CISSP
5 2 (8.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (8.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) NDS
4 1 (4.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (4.00%) NFS
4 1 (4.00%) pfSense
4 1 (4.00%) Shibboleth
4 1 (4.00%) UAG
4 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (16.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (8.00%) Cacti
3 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Nagios
4 1 (4.00%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 10 (40.00%) HP
4 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (36.00%) SolarWinds
5 7 (28.00%) F5
6 6 (24.00%) 3PAR
7 5 (20.00%) Juniper
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.00%) Ipanema Technologies
8 3 (12.00%) Riverbed
9 2 (8.00%) BT
9 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
9 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
10 1 (4.00%) EMC
10 1 (4.00%) IBM
10 1 (4.00%) NetIQ
10 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
10 1 (4.00%) Veeam
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago