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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 152 160 159
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 10 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.44% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% 3.56% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 5
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
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
374 449 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.81% 12.21% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 254 292 224
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 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 31 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
Edinburgh +2 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Glasgow +14 3 £60,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
IPsec
UK

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 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 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) DHCP
3 12 (66.67%) WAN
4 11 (61.11%) SSL
4 11 (61.11%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (50.00%) F5
6 9 (50.00%) VPN
6 9 (50.00%) MPLS
6 9 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 9 (50.00%) Firewall
7 8 (44.44%) Wireless
7 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
8 7 (38.89%) HSRP
8 7 (38.89%) Network Security
8 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
8 7 (38.89%) Riverbed
8 7 (38.89%) Fortinet
8 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
8 7 (38.89%) CiscoWorks
8 7 (38.89%) McAfee
8 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
8 7 (38.89%) Internet
8 7 (38.89%) TACACS
8 7 (38.89%) DNS
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 7 (38.89%) LAN
8 7 (38.89%) WLAN
8 7 (38.89%) Windows

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (27.78%) Lync
3 2 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) DHCP
2 12 (66.67%) WAN
3 11 (61.11%) SSL
4 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 9 (50.00%) Firewall
5 9 (50.00%) MPLS
5 9 (50.00%) VPN
6 8 (44.44%) Wireless
7 7 (38.89%) TACACS
7 7 (38.89%) HSRP
7 7 (38.89%) Network Security
7 7 (38.89%) DNS
7 7 (38.89%) LAN
7 7 (38.89%) WLAN
7 7 (38.89%) Internet
8 6 (33.33%) SAN
8 6 (33.33%) Wireshark
8 6 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (22.22%) Electronics
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 4 (22.22%) Games
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Security Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Network Support
3 6 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) DTV
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) Open Source
3 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) BCP
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) CCNP
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) DFS Replication
3 1 (5.56%) pfSense
3 1 (5.56%) iptables
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (27.78%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) Netcool
3 1 (5.56%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) F5
3 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
4 7 (38.89%) Fortinet
4 7 (38.89%) Riverbed
4 7 (38.89%) McAfee
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) Mitel
6 5 (27.78%) Brocade
6 5 (27.78%) Perforce
6 5 (27.78%) NetApp
7 4 (22.22%) SAP
8 2 (11.11%) Citrix
8 2 (11.11%) Juniper
9 1 (5.56%) HP
9 1 (5.56%) Symantec
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