The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank - 88 91
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.10% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.85% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
IPsec
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 117 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.38% 11.95% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 64 103 161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

IPsec
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Oxford region.

IPsec Salary Trend in Oxford

IPsec
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco