The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 153 151 177
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 9 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.22% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 1.74% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 4
Average salary £47,500 £56,250 £51,599
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,250 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,509
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
346 403 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.04% 12.81% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 188 258 335
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,309 £28,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Scotland

IPsec
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +6 3 £47,500 +31.03% 1
Glasgow -5 3 £60,000 -
West Lothian - 2 £42,500 -
Dundee - 1 £53,000 - 1
IPsec
UK

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) VPN
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) OSPF
4 9 (69.23%) SSL
5 7 (53.85%) BGP
5 7 (53.85%) MPLS
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
6 6 (46.15%) WAN
7 5 (38.46%) ITIL
7 5 (38.46%) VoIP
7 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (30.77%) Wireless
8 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
8 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
8 4 (30.77%) DHCP
8 4 (30.77%) DNS
8 4 (30.77%) CCNP
8 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
8 4 (30.77%) Network Security
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (23.08%) Network Management
9 3 (23.08%) F5
9 3 (23.08%) Line Management
9 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
1 11 (84.62%) VPN
2 10 (76.92%) OSPF
3 9 (69.23%) SSL
4 7 (53.85%) BGP
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (53.85%) MPLS
5 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 6 (46.15%) WAN
6 5 (38.46%) VoIP
6 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (30.77%) DHCP
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) Network Security
7 4 (30.77%) Wireless
8 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
8 3 (23.08%) IPv4
8 3 (23.08%) LAN
8 3 (23.08%) SAN
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) IT Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Network Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Network Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Support
2 3 (23.08%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Technical Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Security Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Technical Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Line Management
3 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
3 3 (23.08%) Network Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Network Design
3 3 (23.08%) Network Management
3 3 (23.08%) Process Management
3 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Software License Management
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCENT
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (15.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 3 (23.08%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Progress
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Red61 Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Dundee
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £46000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago