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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 154 159 146
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 1 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.033% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 1.89% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
381 370 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.39% 11.31% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 247 248 322
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 24 December 2014. 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 -5 1 £31,500 -16.00%
IPsec
UK

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) DHCP
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) DNS
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (41.67%) CentOS
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) J2EE
6 4 (33.33%) IIS
6 4 (33.33%) Servlets
6 4 (33.33%) Apache
6 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 4 (33.33%) FTP
6 4 (33.33%) HTTP
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Google
6 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 4 (33.33%) Xen
6 4 (33.33%) German Language
6 4 (33.33%) Italian Language
6 4 (33.33%) Turkish Language
6 4 (33.33%) QA
6 4 (33.33%) Blog

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 4 (33.33%) Jetty
1 4 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (33.33%) Google App Engine
2 4 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) FTP
3 4 (33.33%) HTTP
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) OSPF
4 3 (25.00%) BGP
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Frame Relay
4 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) VSAT
4 3 (25.00%) NAS
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) SSH
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (33.33%) German Language
1 4 (33.33%) Italian Language
1 4 (33.33%) Turkish Language
2 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Blog
2 2 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) CentOS
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (33.33%) User Stories
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps
1 4 (33.33%) Coaching
2 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) BCP
3 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNP
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Xen
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (33.33%) Ansible
2 2 (16.67%) Nagios
2 2 (16.67%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Google
3 3 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat