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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 250 227 268
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +41
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 15 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.57% 1.34% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 8
Median salary £46,750 £42,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.30% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,688 £35,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £44,750 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
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
954 896 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.24% 14.84% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 778 711 965
Median salary £38,000 £40,375 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £80,000
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 9 December 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 -18 10 £46,000 +9.52% 2
Merseyside - 5 £53,000 - 1
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 26 (76.47%) LAN
1 26 (76.47%) VPN
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 24 (70.59%) Firewall
3 20 (58.82%) SAN
4 18 (52.94%) VMware
4 18 (52.94%) TCP/IP
5 17 (50.00%) Windows
5 17 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 16 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (47.06%) IIS
6 16 (47.06%) DHCP
6 16 (47.06%) WLAN
7 15 (44.12%) WAN
7 15 (44.12%) SSL
8 14 (41.18%) Service Management
8 14 (41.18%) HP
9 13 (38.24%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (35.29%) Intrusion Detection
10 12 (35.29%) Wireless
11 11 (32.35%) Siemens
11 11 (32.35%) Network Security
11 11 (32.35%) Degree
11 11 (32.35%) IronPort
11 11 (32.35%) High Availability

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 16 (47.06%) IIS
2 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
3 6 (17.65%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (20.59%) Office 365
3 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (11.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (11.76%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (11.76%) Amazon S3
4 4 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (11.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (11.76%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 26 (76.47%) LAN
1 26 (76.47%) VPN
2 24 (70.59%) Firewall
3 20 (58.82%) SAN
4 18 (52.94%) TCP/IP
5 16 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (47.06%) DHCP
5 16 (47.06%) WLAN
6 15 (44.12%) SSL
6 15 (44.12%) WAN
7 13 (38.24%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (35.29%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (35.29%) Wireless
9 11 (32.35%) Cisco Wireless
9 11 (32.35%) Network Security
9 11 (32.35%) OpenScape
10 10 (29.41%) Cisco ISE
10 10 (29.41%) DDNS
10 10 (29.41%) IP Telephony
11 7 (20.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Network Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Server Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Server Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Data Network Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) LAN Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Network Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Cisco VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) 802.1X
2 7 (20.59%) .NET
3 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 6 (17.65%) HTML
3 6 (17.65%) LAMP
3 6 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) HP StoreVirtual
1 10 (29.41%) RSA SecurID
1 10 (29.41%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
1 17 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (17.65%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (41.18%) Service Management
3 11 (32.35%) High Availability
4 10 (29.41%) ITIL
4 10 (29.41%) Risk Management
5 8 (23.53%) Coaching
6 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 6 (17.65%) Web Development
8 4 (11.76%) Auto-Scaling
9 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.94%) Change Control
10 1 (2.94%) ERP
10 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (2.94%) Project Management
10 1 (2.94%) Resource Management
10 1 (2.94%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) VB
1 10 (29.41%) VBScript
2 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.65%) Python
2 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 10 (29.41%) MCITP
2 10 (29.41%) MCSA
2 10 (29.41%) MCSE
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.82%) CCNA
4 3 (8.82%) CCNP
5 2 (5.88%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.65%) vCloud
3 6 (17.65%) vSphere
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) ServiceCenter
2 9 (26.47%) Cacti
3 6 (17.65%) Ansible
3 6 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (17.65%) Puppet
3 6 (17.65%) SCCM
3 6 (17.65%) vMotion
4 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 18 (52.94%) VMware
3 14 (41.18%) HP
4 11 (32.35%) IronPort
4 11 (32.35%) Siemens
5 10 (29.41%) 3PAR
5 10 (29.41%) Barracuda Networks
5 10 (29.41%) Polycom
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.65%) Veeam
6 6 (17.65%) Zerto
7 5 (14.71%) Meraki
8 1 (2.94%) Brocade
8 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.94%) F5
8 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.94%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
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