The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 60 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.56% 0.69% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 2.86% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
IPsec
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 70 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.69% 24.14% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 49 58 34
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

IPsec
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Portsmouth

IPsec
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) L2TP
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LAN

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) L2TP
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper