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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 156 158 154
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 13 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.21% 3.19% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 7
Average salary £52,500 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.48% -8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
405 439 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.70% 11.81% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 273 289 236
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Glasgow - 7 £60,000 -
Edinburgh +6 6 £37,500 +25.00% 1
IPsec
UK

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) SSL
2 12 (75.00%) DHCP
3 11 (68.75%) VPN
3 11 (68.75%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (62.50%) F5
4 10 (62.50%) MPLS
4 10 (62.50%) EIGRP
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 9 (56.25%) Wireless
5 9 (56.25%) SolarWinds
6 8 (50.00%) Riverbed
6 8 (50.00%) HSRP
6 8 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (50.00%) Fortinet
6 8 (50.00%) Network Security
6 8 (50.00%) TACACS
6 8 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
6 8 (50.00%) McAfee
6 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (50.00%) WLAN
6 8 (50.00%) LAN
7 7 (43.75%) Internet
8 6 (37.50%) CCNA
8 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
8 6 (37.50%) IP Telephony
8 6 (37.50%) Mitel
8 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
1 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (12.50%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) DHCP
1 12 (75.00%) SSL
2 11 (68.75%) VPN
2 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (62.50%) MPLS
3 10 (62.50%) EIGRP
3 10 (62.50%) WAN
4 9 (56.25%) Wireless
5 8 (50.00%) TACACS
5 8 (50.00%) LAN
5 8 (50.00%) WLAN
5 8 (50.00%) HSRP
5 8 (50.00%) Network Security
6 7 (43.75%) Internet
7 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
7 6 (37.50%) IP Telephony
7 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (25.00%) DNS
9 3 (18.75%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Games
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Network Security Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Network Support
3 6 (37.50%) Network Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) CentOS
2 2 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) BCP
2 2 (12.50%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) DFS Replication
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) pfSense
3 1 (6.25%) iptables
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (12.50%) Nagios
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) Cacti
3 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) F5
3 9 (56.25%) SolarWinds
4 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (50.00%) McAfee
4 8 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 8 (50.00%) Riverbed
5 6 (37.50%) Mitel
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) Perforce
8 2 (12.50%) Brocade
8 2 (12.50%) Juniper
8 2 (12.50%) NetApp
9 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
9 1 (6.25%) Symantec
9 1 (6.25%) HP
9 1 (6.25%) Citrix
9 1 (6.25%) SAP
9 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
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