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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 120 127 120
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 22 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.90% 0.60% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.00% 2.03% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 9
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -30.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,250 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
733 688 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.13% 29.39% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 395 485 613
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Reading

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 51 (86.44%) Firewall
2 44 (74.58%) Cisco
3 43 (72.88%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (57.63%) MPLS
5 33 (55.93%) VPN
6 29 (49.15%) WAN
6 29 (49.15%) Network Design
6 29 (49.15%) Network Security
7 27 (45.76%) BGP
8 26 (44.07%) CCNP
8 26 (44.07%) DNS
9 24 (40.68%) CCNA
9 24 (40.68%) Juniper
9 24 (40.68%) VLAN
10 22 (37.29%) OSPF
11 18 (30.51%) EIGRP
11 18 (30.51%) PPP
11 18 (30.51%) F5
12 17 (28.81%) Windows
12 17 (28.81%) Linux
12 17 (28.81%) Change Management
13 16 (27.12%) Telecoms
14 15 (25.42%) Project Management
14 15 (25.42%) SNMP
14 15 (25.42%) DHCP
14 15 (25.42%) HP
15 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
16 13 (22.03%) JNCIS
16 13 (22.03%) SLA
16 13 (22.03%) L2TP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (3.39%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) PaaS
2 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (86.44%) Firewall
2 34 (57.63%) MPLS
3 33 (55.93%) VPN
4 29 (49.15%) WAN
4 29 (49.15%) Network Security
5 27 (45.76%) BGP
6 26 (44.07%) DNS
7 24 (40.68%) VLAN
8 22 (37.29%) OSPF
9 18 (30.51%) EIGRP
9 18 (30.51%) PPP
10 15 (25.42%) SNMP
10 15 (25.42%) DHCP
11 13 (22.03%) L2TP
12 12 (20.34%) SSL
12 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
13 11 (18.64%) VoIP
13 11 (18.64%) WLAN
14 10 (16.95%) ATM
14 10 (16.95%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Subversion
General
1 16 (27.12%) Telecoms
2 9 (15.25%) Marketing
3 3 (5.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Network Engineer
2 14 (23.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (22.03%) Security Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) IT Security Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) NOC Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Network Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Support Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Support Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Open Source
2 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) PKI
4 1 (1.69%) Statistics
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Windows
1 17 (28.81%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) UNIX
3 2 (3.39%) Debian
3 2 (3.39%) OpenBSD
3 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) CentOS
3 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) Network Design
2 17 (28.81%) Change Management
3 15 (25.42%) Project Management
4 13 (22.03%) Cyber Security
5 10 (16.95%) Load Balancing
6 7 (11.86%) SIEM
7 6 (10.17%) ITIL
7 6 (10.17%) Network Management
8 4 (6.78%) Network Architecture
8 4 (6.78%) Stress Testing
9 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.39%) Test Management
10 2 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (1.69%) Line Management
11 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.69%) Data Privacy
11 1 (1.69%) Release Management
11 1 (1.69%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.69%) Change Control
11 1 (1.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) Perl
1 5 (8.47%) Python
2 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.39%) PHP
4 1 (1.69%) SQL
4 1 (1.69%) VBScript
4 1 (1.69%) VB
4 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (72.88%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (44.07%) CCNP
3 24 (40.68%) CCNA
4 13 (22.03%) JNCIS
5 11 (18.64%) Degree
5 11 (18.64%) CCSP
6 8 (13.56%) CCDP
7 7 (11.86%) CCIE
8 5 (8.47%) CCIP
9 4 (6.78%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
10 2 (3.39%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.69%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
1 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 44 (74.58%) Cisco
2 24 (40.68%) Juniper
3 18 (30.51%) F5
4 15 (25.42%) HP
5 9 (15.25%) Citrix
5 9 (15.25%) Avaya
6 8 (13.56%) VMware
7 5 (8.47%) Huawei
8 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.39%) Dell
10 2 (3.39%) Symantec
10 2 (3.39%) McAfee
10 2 (3.39%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.39%) Foundry
10 2 (3.39%) Blue Coat
10 2 (3.39%) Oracle
11 1 (1.69%) ScanSafe
11 1 (1.69%) WatchGuard
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