The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank - 110 110
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 0 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.33% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.09% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 15
Average salary - £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
IPsec
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
191 239 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.50% 15.57% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 170 217 321
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

IPsec
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) FCoE
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SELinux
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Python

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) FCoE
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SAP