The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 127 125 126
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 10 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 0.95% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 3.36% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 19
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
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
543 625 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.95% 28.23% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 375 412 431
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Reading

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 28 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (79.41%) VPN
3 26 (76.47%) MPLS
3 26 (76.47%) BGP
4 23 (67.65%) Cisco
5 22 (64.71%) Firewall
6 18 (52.94%) OSPF
6 18 (52.94%) CCIE
7 16 (47.06%) CCNP
8 14 (41.18%) SSL
8 14 (41.18%) WAN
9 13 (38.24%) VLAN
9 13 (38.24%) VPLS
9 13 (38.24%) Multicast
10 12 (35.29%) Wireless
11 11 (32.35%) EIGRP
11 11 (32.35%) Juniper
11 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
12 9 (26.47%) xDSL
12 9 (26.47%) PPP
12 9 (26.47%) L2TP
12 9 (26.47%) 3G
13 8 (23.53%) IPv6
13 8 (23.53%) DSLAM
13 8 (23.53%) RSVP
13 8 (23.53%) 2G
13 8 (23.53%) CCNA
13 8 (23.53%) GPON
13 8 (23.53%) LTE
13 8 (23.53%) Product Management

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (79.41%) VPN
2 26 (76.47%) BGP
2 26 (76.47%) MPLS
3 22 (64.71%) Firewall
4 18 (52.94%) OSPF
5 14 (41.18%) SSL
5 14 (41.18%) WAN
6 13 (38.24%) Multicast
6 13 (38.24%) VLAN
6 13 (38.24%) VPLS
7 12 (35.29%) Wireless
8 11 (32.35%) EIGRP
9 9 (26.47%) 3G
9 9 (26.47%) L2TP
9 9 (26.47%) PPP
9 9 (26.47%) xDSL
10 8 (23.53%) GPON
10 8 (23.53%) IPv6
10 8 (23.53%) LTE
10 8 (23.53%) Network Security
General
1 8 (23.53%) Marketing
2 7 (20.59%) German Language
2 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Italian Language
4 3 (8.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Juniper Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Network Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Sales Manager
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) IP Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Network Operations Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Network Support
6 3 (8.82%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
2 8 (23.53%) IPTV
3 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Unix
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Migration
1 8 (23.53%) Product Management
2 7 (20.59%) Customer Engagement
2 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
2 7 (20.59%) Network Management
2 7 (20.59%) Presales
2 7 (20.59%) Time Management
3 6 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Change Management
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.82%) ITSM
7 2 (5.88%) CRM
8 1 (2.94%) Budget Control
8 1 (2.94%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.94%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.94%) SIEM
8 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Perl
1 2 (5.88%) Python
1 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (52.94%) CCIE
3 16 (47.06%) CCNP
4 8 (23.53%) CCNA
5 3 (8.82%) JNCIA
5 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.88%) CCIP
6 2 (5.88%) CCSP
7 1 (2.94%) CISM
7 1 (2.94%) CISSP
7 1 (2.94%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (2.94%) CRISC
7 1 (2.94%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) vSphere
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Cisco
2 11 (32.35%) Juniper
3 8 (23.53%) VMware
4 4 (11.76%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Qualys