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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 225 238 239
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 25 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.65% 1.06% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 15
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £64,500
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
943 1040 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.45% 14.56% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 761 879 883
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 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 30 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 +22 15 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Cheshire - 8 £35,000 -
Merseyside +10 2 £50,000 +11.11%
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 30 (90.91%) VPN
2 18 (54.55%) Cisco
3 14 (42.42%) SSL
3 14 (42.42%) DHCP
3 14 (42.42%) LAN
3 14 (42.42%) WAN
3 14 (42.42%) PKI
3 14 (42.42%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (42.42%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (39.39%) Firewall
4 13 (39.39%) Migration
4 13 (39.39%) DNS
4 13 (39.39%) Linux
4 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
5 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 12 (36.36%) CCNP
5 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (36.36%) MPLS
5 12 (36.36%) PPTP
5 12 (36.36%) C++
5 12 (36.36%) PHP
5 12 (36.36%) MySQL
5 12 (36.36%) Cryptography
5 12 (36.36%) Scrum
5 12 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 12 (36.36%) CentOS
5 12 (36.36%) OpenVPN
5 12 (36.36%) Puppet
5 12 (36.36%) Route 53
5 12 (36.36%) Analytics

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (42.42%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (36.36%) Route 53
2 12 (36.36%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (90.91%) VPN
2 14 (42.42%) SSL
2 14 (42.42%) WAN
2 14 (42.42%) LAN
2 14 (42.42%) DHCP
3 13 (39.39%) DNS
3 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
3 13 (39.39%) Firewall
4 12 (36.36%) PPTP
4 12 (36.36%) MPLS
4 12 (36.36%) OpenVPN
5 11 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 11 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (33.33%) VoIP
6 10 (30.30%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (27.27%) Ethernet
8 8 (24.24%) SNMP
8 8 (24.24%) SAN
8 8 (24.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Selenium
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 3 (9.09%) Legal
1 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Network Engineer
1 10 (30.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) LAMP
2 8 (24.24%) 802.1X
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) PKI
2 12 (36.36%) Cryptography
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Life Science
3 3 (9.09%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.03%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 12 (36.36%) CentOS
3 11 (33.33%) Windows
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (39.39%) Migration
3 12 (36.36%) Scrum
3 12 (36.36%) Analytics
4 11 (33.33%) DevOps
4 11 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) TDD
4 11 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 9 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (21.21%) Security Patching
7 6 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
7 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (18.18%) ITIL
8 5 (15.15%) Service Management
9 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
9 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (12.12%) Service Continuity Management
9 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) C++
1 12 (36.36%) PHP
1 12 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 11 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (9.09%) VBScript
3 3 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) CCNP
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.21%) Degree
3 6 (18.18%) CCNA
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (12.12%) MCSE
6 2 (6.06%) MCITP
7 1 (3.03%) MCSA
7 1 (3.03%) CCIE
7 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) CISA
7 1 (3.03%) CISM
7 1 (3.03%) MCTS
7 1 (3.03%) CCDA
7 1 (3.03%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) COBIT
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Docker
2 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.15%) vSphere
4 3 (9.09%) XenApp
4 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.06%) vCloud
5 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.06%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) Puppet
2 11 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 3 (9.09%) WSUS
3 3 (9.09%) SCCM
3 3 (9.09%) SCOM
4 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.03%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) VMware
4 4 (12.12%) Meraki
4 4 (12.12%) HP
5 3 (9.09%) Citrix
5 3 (9.09%) IBM
5 3 (9.09%) NetApp
5 3 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 3 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £31,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago