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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 105 112 116
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 11 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.72% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 0.90% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £50,750 £54,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
231 222 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.17% 14.61% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 191 183 218
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Oxford +5 11 £50,750 -7.30%
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (63.16%) Cisco IOS
1 12 (63.16%) WAN
1 12 (63.16%) VPN
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco
1 12 (63.16%) OSPF
1 12 (63.16%) BGP
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 10 (52.63%) C
2 10 (52.63%) Perl
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Python
2 10 (52.63%) Ruby
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco PIX
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (52.63%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
3 9 (47.37%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (47.37%) Performance Analysis
3 9 (47.37%) SELinux
3 9 (47.37%) FCoE
3 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (47.37%) iSCSI
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
5 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) SAN
5 7 (36.84%) Tcl

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Azure Active Directory
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco IOS
1 12 (63.16%) WAN
1 12 (63.16%) VPN
1 12 (63.16%) OSPF
1 12 (63.16%) BGP
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco PIX
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (52.63%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (47.37%) FCoE
3 9 (47.37%) iSCSI
4 7 (36.84%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) LAN
5 2 (10.53%) HTTP
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS
5 2 (10.53%) SSL
5 2 (10.53%) Wireless
5 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
5 2 (10.53%) TACACS
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Consultant
1 15 (78.95%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 6 (31.58%) Cloud Consultant
2 6 (31.58%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
2 6 (31.58%) Private Cloud
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Performance Tuning
1 9 (47.37%) Performance Analysis
2 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C
1 10 (52.63%) Perl
1 10 (52.63%) Python
1 10 (52.63%) Ruby
2 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
2 7 (36.84%) Tcl
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
3 6 (31.58%) BitLocker
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) SELinux
2 6 (31.58%) SCDPM
2 6 (31.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (31.58%) SCSM
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Intune
2 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 6 (31.58%) SCOM
2 6 (31.58%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) SAP