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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 224 235 246
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 8 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.22% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 1.35% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 17
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +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
878 1037 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.12% 16.53% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 736 803 822
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 29 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 -4 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 17 (77.27%) VPN
2 16 (72.73%) Firewall
3 15 (68.18%) LAN
4 14 (63.64%) Cisco
5 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
6 12 (54.55%) WAN
6 12 (54.55%) BGP
7 10 (45.45%) VMware
8 9 (40.91%) Degree
8 9 (40.91%) High Availability
8 9 (40.91%) HP
8 9 (40.91%) Windows
9 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (36.36%) SAN
9 8 (36.36%) MPLS
9 8 (36.36%) OSPF
9 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
10 7 (31.82%) Wireless
10 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
10 7 (31.82%) CCNP
10 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
11 6 (27.27%) HP StoreVirtual
11 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (27.27%) DDNS
11 6 (27.27%) MCSE
11 6 (27.27%) MCSA
11 6 (27.27%) VBScript
11 6 (27.27%) VB

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 6 (27.27%) IIS
1 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Skype for Business
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) IaaS
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) VPN
2 16 (72.73%) Firewall
3 15 (68.18%) LAN
4 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
5 12 (54.55%) BGP
5 12 (54.55%) WAN
6 8 (36.36%) MPLS
6 8 (36.36%) OSPF
6 8 (36.36%) SAN
7 7 (31.82%) Wireless
8 6 (27.27%) DDNS
8 6 (27.27%) DHCP
8 6 (27.27%) VLAN
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (22.73%) Multicast
9 5 (22.73%) tcpdump
9 5 (22.73%) Wireshark
10 4 (18.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MariaDB
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Server Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Server Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Firewall Support
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) WAN Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) HP StoreVirtual
1 6 (27.27%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) CentOS
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.55%) Solaris
6 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) High Availability
2 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (22.73%) Network Management
4 4 (18.18%) Change Control
4 4 (18.18%) Coaching
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 4 (18.18%) Network Design
4 4 (18.18%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (9.09%) Presales
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) Low Latency
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) VB
1 6 (27.27%) VBScript
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (31.82%) CCNP
4 6 (27.27%) MCITP
4 6 (27.27%) MCSA
4 6 (27.27%) MCSE
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (18.18%) CCNA
6 3 (13.64%) CCSA
6 3 (13.64%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (13.64%) HND
7 2 (9.09%) CCIE
7 2 (9.09%) CCSP
7 2 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) iptables
3 1 (4.55%) NFS
3 1 (4.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (18.18%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.55%) Cacti
3 1 (4.55%) Nagios
3 1 (4.55%) SmokePing
3 1 (4.55%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) HP
4 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
5 6 (27.27%) 3PAR
6 5 (22.73%) F5
6 5 (22.73%) SolarWinds
7 3 (13.64%) Ipanema Technologies
7 3 (13.64%) Juniper
7 3 (13.64%) Riverbed
8 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.55%) Veeam
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago