The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 67 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.43% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.52% 1.10% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £46,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
IPsec
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
133 91 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.00% 13.30% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 102 73 121
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

IPsec
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Sheffield region.

IPsec Salary Trend in Sheffield

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Sheffield

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
3 7 (58.33%) MPLS
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (41.67%) DMVPN
5 5 (41.67%) Network Design
5 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) CCNP
5 5 (41.67%) Juniper
6 4 (33.33%) Wireless
6 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) CCIE
6 4 (33.33%) CCSP
6 4 (33.33%) JNCIP
6 4 (33.33%) JNCIE
6 4 (33.33%) VPLS
6 4 (33.33%) Network Security
6 4 (33.33%) Multicast
7 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (25.00%) WatchGuard
7 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) Information Security
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (8.33%) AutoCAD
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) VPN
2 7 (58.33%) MPLS
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (41.67%) DMVPN
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) VPLS
5 4 (33.33%) Multicast
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) OSPF
7 2 (16.67%) BGP
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) IP Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) IP Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior IP Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) CCTV
1 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Network Design
2 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCNP
3 4 (33.33%) CCIE
3 4 (33.33%) CCSP
3 4 (33.33%) JNCIP
3 4 (33.33%) JNCIE
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) XenServer
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) ARCserve
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
1 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) Primavera
5 1 (8.33%) SolidWorks
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) Adobe
5 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
5 1 (8.33%) Imperva
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (8.33%) CA
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle