The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank - 160 165
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 0 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.53% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 5
Median salary - £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -4.49%
IPsec
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
337 395 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.33% 12.05% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 221 245 298
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IPsec
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Scotland region.

IPsec Salary Trend in Scotland

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
3 9 (81.82%) VPN
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (72.73%) Juniper
4 8 (72.73%) Network Security
4 8 (72.73%) F5
4 8 (72.73%) Nimsoft
5 7 (63.64%) Service Delivery
5 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
6 6 (54.55%) Degree
6 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
7 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (45.45%) CCNP
7 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (27.27%) FWSM
8 3 (27.27%) CCNA
8 3 (27.27%) LAN
8 3 (27.27%) JNCIA
9 2 (18.18%) Wireless
9 2 (18.18%) OSPF
9 2 (18.18%) VoIP
9 2 (18.18%) Python
9 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
9 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (18.18%) Line Management
9 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
10 1 (9.09%) Windows Server

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
3 8 (72.73%) Network Security
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (27.27%) FWSM
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (18.18%) OSPF
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) BGP
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (9.09%) DHCP
7 1 (9.09%) DNS
7 1 (9.09%) NX-OS
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) SSL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Security Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Network Operations
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Operations
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
1 7 (63.64%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) CCNP
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) F5
2 8 (72.73%) Juniper
2 8 (72.73%) Nimsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) VMware