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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 119 117 127
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 7 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 0.95% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.34% 3.70% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 13
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.95%
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
521 567 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.20% 25.76% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 352 416 414
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 September 2016.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Reading

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (69.57%) MPLS
2 16 (69.57%) BGP
2 16 (69.57%) VPN
3 15 (65.22%) Cisco
4 14 (60.87%) Firewall
5 12 (52.17%) OSPF
6 10 (43.48%) CCNP
7 9 (39.13%) SSL
8 8 (34.78%) CCIE
8 8 (34.78%) WAN
9 7 (30.43%) PPP
9 7 (30.43%) L2TP
9 7 (30.43%) VLAN
9 7 (30.43%) xDSL
10 6 (26.09%) Network Management
10 6 (26.09%) Wireless
10 6 (26.09%) Juniper
10 6 (26.09%) SNMP
10 6 (26.09%) CCNA
10 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
10 6 (26.09%) Presales
11 5 (21.74%) Multicast
11 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
11 5 (21.74%) Windows
11 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
11 5 (21.74%) IPv4
11 5 (21.74%) IPv6
11 5 (21.74%) 3G
11 5 (21.74%) EIGRP

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 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) BGP
1 16 (69.57%) MPLS
1 16 (69.57%) VPN
2 14 (60.87%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) OSPF
4 9 (39.13%) SSL
5 8 (34.78%) WAN
6 7 (30.43%) L2TP
6 7 (30.43%) PPP
6 7 (30.43%) VLAN
6 7 (30.43%) xDSL
7 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
7 6 (26.09%) SNMP
7 6 (26.09%) Wireless
8 5 (21.74%) 3G
8 5 (21.74%) EIGRP
8 5 (21.74%) IPv4
8 5 (21.74%) IPv6
8 5 (21.74%) LTE
8 5 (21.74%) VPLS
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) German Language
3 2 (8.70%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Operations Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Sales Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Network Support
4 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) IPTV
3 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Network Management
1 6 (26.09%) Presales
2 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) Change Management
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Product Management
3 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
4 3 (13.04%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (13.04%) ITSM
4 3 (13.04%) Time Management
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Budget Control
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) SIEM
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Perl
1 2 (8.70%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) C++
2 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (43.48%) CCNP
3 8 (34.78%) CCIE
4 6 (26.09%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) CCIP
5 1 (4.35%) CCSP
5 1 (4.35%) CISM
5 1 (4.35%) CISSP
5 1 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (4.35%) CRISC
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) KVM
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) Juniper
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (8.70%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) Qualys