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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 116 105 124
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 27 46 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.01% 1.76% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.95% 5.60% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 8
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
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
916 822 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.42% 31.53% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 471 573 466
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 November 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Reading

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 41 (85.42%) Cisco
2 40 (83.33%) Firewall
3 33 (68.75%) VPN
4 29 (60.42%) MPLS
5 27 (56.25%) OSPF
5 27 (56.25%) BGP
6 26 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (52.08%) Network Security
8 21 (43.75%) F5
9 20 (41.67%) Juniper
10 19 (39.58%) Network Design
11 17 (35.42%) SNMP
11 17 (35.42%) WLAN
12 16 (33.33%) EIGRP
12 16 (33.33%) VLAN
12 16 (33.33%) Telecoms
13 15 (31.25%) CheckPoint
13 15 (31.25%) CCNP
13 15 (31.25%) HP
14 14 (29.17%) PPP
14 14 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (27.08%) DNS
15 13 (27.08%) SSL
15 13 (27.08%) VoIP
15 13 (27.08%) WAN
15 13 (27.08%) DHCP
15 13 (27.08%) CCNA
15 13 (27.08%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (22.92%) Degree
17 10 (20.83%) RIP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 40 (83.33%) Firewall
2 33 (68.75%) VPN
3 29 (60.42%) MPLS
4 27 (56.25%) OSPF
4 27 (56.25%) BGP
5 25 (52.08%) Network Security
6 17 (35.42%) SNMP
6 17 (35.42%) WLAN
7 16 (33.33%) EIGRP
7 16 (33.33%) VLAN
8 14 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (29.17%) PPP
9 13 (27.08%) DNS
9 13 (27.08%) SSL
9 13 (27.08%) WAN
9 13 (27.08%) DHCP
9 13 (27.08%) VoIP
9 13 (27.08%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (20.83%) RIP
11 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
General
1 16 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 9 (18.75%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Network Engineer
1 10 (20.83%) Security Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Network Consultant
2 9 (18.75%) Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) Security Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) Design Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Network Security Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Design Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) IP Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior IP Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Security Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Open Source
2 2 (4.17%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Network Design
2 9 (18.75%) Network Management
3 8 (16.67%) Validation
3 8 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (14.58%) Project Management
4 7 (14.58%) Capacity Management
4 7 (14.58%) Load Balancing
4 7 (14.58%) Change Management
5 5 (10.42%) Cyber Security
6 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.33%) ITIL
6 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.33%) Change Control
7 3 (6.25%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.17%) SIEM
8 2 (4.17%) Service Management
8 2 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (4.17%) eTOM
8 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) Perl
1 2 (4.17%) Python
1 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.25%) CCNP
3 13 (27.08%) CCNA
4 11 (22.92%) Degree
5 7 (14.58%) CCIE
6 4 (8.33%) CCSP
6 4 (8.33%) JNCIS
7 3 (6.25%) JNCIA
8 2 (4.17%) CCIP
8 2 (4.17%) CCDP
8 2 (4.17%) CISSP
8 2 (4.17%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
2 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 41 (85.42%) Cisco
2 21 (43.75%) F5
3 20 (41.67%) Juniper
4 15 (31.25%) CheckPoint
4 15 (31.25%) HP
5 9 (18.75%) Avaya
6 7 (14.58%) Huawei
7 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.17%) Tufin
7 2 (4.17%) AlgoSec
7 2 (4.17%) Citrix
7 2 (4.17%) VMware
7 2 (4.17%) Dell
8 1 (2.08%) Nortel
8 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.08%) Aruba
8 1 (2.08%) Riverbed
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