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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 211 234 238
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 23 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.49% 1.35% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 14
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £45,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
923 1035 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.40% 14.85% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 744 863 942
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +21 14 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Cheshire - 6 £35,000 - 2
Merseyside +5 3 £50,000 +11.11%
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 25 (83.33%) VPN
2 16 (53.33%) Cisco
3 13 (43.33%) PKI
4 12 (40.00%) SSL
4 12 (40.00%) DHCP
4 12 (40.00%) LAN
4 12 (40.00%) WAN
4 12 (40.00%) Linux
5 11 (36.67%) C++
5 11 (36.67%) PHP
5 11 (36.67%) MySQL
5 11 (36.67%) DNS
5 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
5 11 (36.67%) Cryptography
5 11 (36.67%) Firewall
5 11 (36.67%) CentOS
5 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
5 11 (36.67%) Puppet
5 11 (36.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (36.67%) OpenVPN
5 11 (36.67%) Analytics
6 10 (33.33%) Migration
6 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 10 (33.33%) CCNP
6 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (33.33%) MPLS
7 9 (30.00%) PPTP
7 9 (30.00%) VoIP
7 9 (30.00%) Windows

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (30.00%) Route 53
2 9 (30.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (83.33%) VPN
2 12 (40.00%) SSL
2 12 (40.00%) WAN
2 12 (40.00%) LAN
2 12 (40.00%) DHCP
3 11 (36.67%) DNS
3 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
3 11 (36.67%) Firewall
3 11 (36.67%) OpenVPN
4 10 (33.33%) MPLS
5 9 (30.00%) PPTP
5 9 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (30.00%) VoIP
5 9 (30.00%) iSCSI
5 9 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (26.67%) SAN
7 7 (23.33%) Ethernet
8 6 (20.00%) SNMP
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) LAMP
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) PKI
2 11 (36.67%) Cryptography
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) FlexPod
4 2 (6.67%) Life Science
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.33%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) CentOS
3 9 (30.00%) Windows
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.67%) Android
6 2 (6.67%) UNIX
6 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (36.67%) Analytics
2 10 (33.33%) Migration
3 9 (30.00%) Scrum
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
4 8 (26.67%) DevOps
4 8 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (23.33%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 6 (20.00%) Security Patching
7 4 (13.33%) Service Management
7 4 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (13.33%) WAN Optimisation
8 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (10.00%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) C++
1 11 (36.67%) PHP
1 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
2 8 (26.67%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) C
3 3 (10.00%) VBScript
3 3 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) CCNP
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.00%) CCNA
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (13.33%) MCSE
5 2 (6.67%) MCITP
6 1 (3.33%) MCSA
6 1 (3.33%) CCIE
6 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) CISA
6 1 (3.33%) CISM
6 1 (3.33%) MCTS
6 1 (3.33%) CCDA
6 1 (3.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) COBIT
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
2 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.67%) vSphere
4 3 (10.00%) XenApp
4 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.67%) vCloud
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Puppet
2 8 (26.67%) Vagrant
3 3 (10.00%) WSUS
3 3 (10.00%) SCCM
3 3 (10.00%) SCOM
4 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Cisco
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Meraki
4 4 (13.33%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix
5 3 (10.00%) IBM
5 3 (10.00%) NetApp
5 3 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (10.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.67%) Apple
6 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
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