The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 124 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 19 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.75% 0.83% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% 2.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 0
Average salary £38,750 £61,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
777 846 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.61% 39.13% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 528 651 513
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
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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 16 April 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Reading

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 37 (88.10%) Firewall
2 35 (83.33%) Cisco
3 32 (76.19%) VPN
4 30 (71.43%) OSPF
5 26 (61.90%) BGP
5 26 (61.90%) MPLS
6 22 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (47.62%) CCNP
8 18 (42.86%) PPP
9 17 (40.48%) CCIE
9 17 (40.48%) Network Security
10 16 (38.10%) DSL
11 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
11 14 (33.33%) CCIP
11 14 (33.33%) ISDN
12 12 (28.57%) UNIX
12 12 (28.57%) CCSP
12 12 (28.57%) SNMP
12 12 (28.57%) Network Design
13 11 (26.19%) CCNA
13 11 (26.19%) ATM
14 10 (23.81%) Ethernet
14 10 (23.81%) F5
15 9 (21.43%) HSRP
15 9 (21.43%) JNCIA
15 9 (21.43%) Marketing
15 9 (21.43%) X.21
15 9 (21.43%) VoIP
15 9 (21.43%) WLAN
15 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (88.10%) Firewall
2 32 (76.19%) VPN
3 30 (71.43%) OSPF
4 26 (61.90%) BGP
4 26 (61.90%) MPLS
5 18 (42.86%) PPP
6 17 (40.48%) Network Security
7 16 (38.10%) DSL
8 14 (33.33%) ISDN
9 12 (28.57%) SNMP
10 11 (26.19%) ATM
11 10 (23.81%) Ethernet
12 9 (21.43%) HSRP
12 9 (21.43%) X.21
12 9 (21.43%) VoIP
12 9 (21.43%) WLAN
12 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
12 9 (21.43%) DNS
13 8 (19.05%) WAN
13 8 (19.05%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) DB2
General
1 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 9 (21.43%) Marketing
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Billing
4 2 (4.76%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Network Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) NOC Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco Specialist
5 4 (9.52%) Network Specialist
5 4 (9.52%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Security Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Development Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Design Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) CGI
2 1 (2.38%) OAuth
2 1 (2.38%) OpenID
2 1 (2.38%) Sass
2 1 (2.38%) JAAS
2 1 (2.38%) SAML
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) UNIX
2 7 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Android
3 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.76%) Windows
4 2 (4.76%) Debian
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Network Design
2 8 (19.05%) Network Management
2 8 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (9.52%) Change Management
5 3 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 3 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 3 (7.14%) Product Management
5 3 (7.14%) Software Architecture
5 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.76%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.76%) Stress Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Release Management
7 1 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Python
2 7 (16.67%) Perl
3 4 (9.52%) Java
3 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.14%) C++
4 3 (7.14%) C
4 3 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Ruby
5 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (47.62%) CCNP
3 17 (40.48%) CCIE
4 14 (33.33%) CCIP
5 12 (28.57%) CCSP
6 11 (26.19%) CCNA
7 9 (21.43%) JNCIA
8 6 (14.29%) Degree
9 1 (2.38%) MCSE
9 1 (2.38%) MCSA
9 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Netcool
2 2 (4.76%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (2.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) Cisco
2 10 (23.81%) F5
3 8 (19.05%) Juniper
4 6 (14.29%) HP
4 6 (14.29%) Avaya
5 4 (9.52%) Huawei
5 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.14%) Fortinet
6 3 (7.14%) Websense
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.76%) BT
7 2 (4.76%) ZyXEL
7 2 (4.76%) Draytek
8 1 (2.38%) JBoss
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle
8 1 (2.38%) Sybase
8 1 (2.38%) SAP
8 1 (2.38%) IBM
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