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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 150 144 178
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +34
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 12 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.33% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.68% 2.59% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 3
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £39,250 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £49,358
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +11.11%
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
326 386 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.44% 12.91% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 179 257 295
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,895
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Scotland

IPsec
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -18 6 £51,250 -14.58% 2
Edinburgh +1 2 £47,500 +18.75% 1
West Lothian - 2 £42,500 -
Dundee - 2 £54,000 -
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UK

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) VPN
2 15 (83.33%) Firewall
3 11 (61.11%) OSPF
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (50.00%) SSL
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (38.89%) Network Security
5 7 (38.89%) F5
5 7 (38.89%) CCNP
5 7 (38.89%) BGP
5 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
5 7 (38.89%) VoIP
5 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
5 7 (38.89%) MPLS
6 6 (33.33%) WAN
6 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) Juniper
7 5 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (27.78%) Wireless
8 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 4 (22.22%) CCNA
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (22.22%) DNS
8 4 (22.22%) DHCP
8 4 (22.22%) Line Management

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 15 (83.33%) Firewall
1 15 (83.33%) VPN
2 11 (61.11%) OSPF
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (50.00%) SSL
4 7 (38.89%) BGP
4 7 (38.89%) MPLS
4 7 (38.89%) Network Security
4 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
4 7 (38.89%) VoIP
5 6 (33.33%) WAN
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (27.78%) LAN
6 5 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (27.78%) Wireless
7 4 (22.22%) DHCP
7 4 (22.22%) DNS
8 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 3 (16.67%) IPv4
8 3 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Security Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) IT Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Network Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Support
4 3 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Technical Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
2 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) Line Management
5 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) Network Design
5 3 (16.67%) Network Management
5 3 (16.67%) Process Management
5 3 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (11.11%) Software License Management
6 2 (11.11%) Workflow
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) CCNA
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (11.11%) CCENT
5 2 (11.11%) JNCIA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (16.67%) SCCM
3 2 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (11.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) F5
3 5 (27.78%) Juniper
4 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 4 (22.22%) Nimsoft
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 3 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (11.11%) Progress
7 1 (5.56%) Avaya
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
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