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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 243 225 249
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +24
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 13 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.21% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.29% 1.47% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 3
Average salary £50,000 £39,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.38% -7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,900 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.31% +10.58%
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
1008 953 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.59% 14.35% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 843 772 856
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
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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
Manchester -5 13 £50,000 +25.00% 1
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (74.07%) TCP/IP
2 19 (70.37%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 16 (59.26%) DNS
5 15 (55.56%) Dell
6 14 (51.85%) .NET
6 14 (51.85%) VMware
7 12 (44.44%) Firewall
8 11 (40.74%) PKI
8 11 (40.74%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (40.74%) ITIL
8 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
8 11 (40.74%) Puppet
9 10 (37.04%) MCSE
9 10 (37.04%) Kerberos
9 10 (37.04%) NFS
9 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
9 10 (37.04%) HP
9 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (37.04%) MCITP
10 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 9 (33.33%) IBM
10 9 (33.33%) Internet
10 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 9 (33.33%) LDAP
10 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
10 9 (33.33%) HP SIM
10 9 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (33.33%) Server Monitoring

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) IIS
1 7 (25.93%) Apache
2 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 5 (18.52%) Jetty
2 5 (18.52%) nginx
3 2 (7.41%) Confluence
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (22.22%) Amazon S3
3 6 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (18.52%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (18.52%) Google App Engine
5 2 (7.41%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) TCP/IP
2 16 (59.26%) DNS
3 12 (44.44%) Firewall
4 10 (37.04%) Kerberos
5 9 (33.33%) LDAP
5 9 (33.33%) Internet
6 6 (22.22%) iSCSI
6 6 (22.22%) DHCP
6 6 (22.22%) SNMP
6 6 (22.22%) NAS
6 6 (22.22%) SAN
7 5 (18.52%) FTP
7 5 (18.52%) HTTP
8 4 (14.81%) SSL
8 4 (14.81%) VPN
9 3 (11.11%) WAN
10 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
10 2 (7.41%) PBX
10 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (18.52%) German Language
1 5 (18.52%) Italian Language
1 5 (18.52%) Turkish Language
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Network Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) Web Services
3 5 (18.52%) J2EE
3 5 (18.52%) Servlets
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) PKI
2 5 (18.52%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) CentOS
4 2 (7.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 9 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 7 (25.93%) Coaching
3 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (18.52%) DevOps
4 5 (18.52%) Automated Testing
4 5 (18.52%) User Stories
5 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
1 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) C
3 2 (7.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) MCSE
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (37.04%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) NFS
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
1 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (29.63%) vSphere
2 8 (29.63%) vCloud
3 5 (18.52%) Xen
4 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.41%) Squid
6 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) Puppet
2 9 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (33.33%) HP SIM
3 6 (22.22%) SCOM
3 6 (22.22%) OpenNMS
4 5 (18.52%) Ansible
5 4 (14.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) Dell
3 14 (51.85%) VMware
4 10 (37.04%) HP
5 9 (33.33%) IBM
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco
6 6 (22.22%) Veeam
6 6 (22.22%) Acronis
7 5 (18.52%) Google
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle
9 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
9 2 (7.41%) Perforce
9 2 (7.41%) Atlassian
10 1 (3.70%) ProCurve
10 1 (3.70%) F5
10 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
10 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
10 1 (3.70%) Crossbeam
10 1 (3.70%) Brocade
10 1 (3.70%) Nortel
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