The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 115 118 115
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 24 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.09% 0.85% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.96% 2.80% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 19
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
IPsec
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
606 751 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.45% 30.23% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 415 426 504
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IPsec
Salary Trend in Reading

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Reading

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Reading

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 38 (92.68%) Cisco
2 30 (73.17%) BGP
3 29 (70.73%) MPLS
3 29 (70.73%) Firewall
4 28 (68.29%) OSPF
5 26 (63.41%) VPN
6 24 (58.54%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (53.66%) Juniper
8 17 (41.46%) EIGRP
9 16 (39.02%) CCNP
9 16 (39.02%) WAN
9 16 (39.02%) UNIX
9 16 (39.02%) Data Centre
10 15 (36.59%) Linux
10 15 (36.59%) Network Design
11 14 (34.15%) Network Security
11 14 (34.15%) Python
11 14 (34.15%) Broadband
11 14 (34.15%) Perl
12 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
12 13 (31.71%) SSL
12 13 (31.71%) L2TP
12 13 (31.71%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (26.83%) CCIE
13 11 (26.83%) DNS
13 11 (26.83%) LAN
13 11 (26.83%) VoIP
14 10 (24.39%) PPP
14 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
14 10 (24.39%) F5

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (14.63%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) PaaS
2 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) BGP
2 29 (70.73%) MPLS
2 29 (70.73%) Firewall
3 28 (68.29%) OSPF
4 26 (63.41%) VPN
5 17 (41.46%) EIGRP
6 16 (39.02%) WAN
7 14 (34.15%) Broadband
7 14 (34.15%) Network Security
8 13 (31.71%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
8 13 (31.71%) L2TP
8 13 (31.71%) SSL
9 11 (26.83%) DNS
9 11 (26.83%) LAN
9 11 (26.83%) VoIP
10 10 (24.39%) PPP
11 9 (21.95%) IPv4
11 9 (21.95%) Internet
11 9 (21.95%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Network Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Solution Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) IP Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Sales Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Statistics
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) UNIX
2 15 (36.59%) Linux
3 6 (14.63%) CentOS
4 5 (12.20%) Windows
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Network Design
2 9 (21.95%) Load Balancing
3 5 (12.20%) Migration
3 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
3 5 (12.20%) Network Management
4 3 (7.32%) Test Management
4 3 (7.32%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Cyber Security
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) Release Management
6 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.44%) Change Management
6 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.44%) Validation
6 1 (2.44%) Data Privacy
6 1 (2.44%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 1 (2.44%) Line Management
6 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Perl
1 14 (34.15%) Python
2 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
3 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) VBScript
4 2 (4.88%) VB
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (39.02%) CCNP
3 11 (26.83%) CCIE
4 9 (21.95%) CCSP
4 9 (21.95%) Degree
5 7 (17.07%) CCIP
6 6 (14.63%) JNCIA
6 6 (14.63%) JNCIP
7 5 (12.20%) CCDP
7 5 (12.20%) JNCIS
8 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
9 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.88%) CCNA
10 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.20%) iptables
3 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Puppet
1 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.76%) FortiGate
2 4 (9.76%) Nagios
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (92.68%) Cisco
2 22 (53.66%) Juniper
3 10 (24.39%) F5
4 9 (21.95%) VMware
5 8 (19.51%) HP
6 7 (17.07%) Avaya
7 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
8 5 (12.20%) Websense
9 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
10 3 (7.32%) Oracle
10 3 (7.32%) WatchGuard
11 2 (4.88%) Nortel
12 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.44%) Dell
12 1 (2.44%) Foundry
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago