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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 72 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.39% 0.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.83% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -4.59%
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
106 143 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.84% 19.40% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 86 109 61
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £22,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) VPN
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (53.85%) Network Security
5 6 (46.15%) Performance Management
5 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (46.15%) WatchGuard
5 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (46.15%) Network Architecture
5 6 (46.15%) LAN
5 6 (46.15%) WAN
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (46.15%) Information Security
6 5 (38.46%) Juniper
6 5 (38.46%) MPLS
6 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (38.46%) CCNP
6 5 (38.46%) DMVPN
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 4 (30.77%) Network Design
7 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 4 (30.77%) JNCIP
7 4 (30.77%) JNCIE
7 4 (30.77%) VPLS
7 4 (30.77%) Multicast
7 4 (30.77%) CCIE
7 4 (30.77%) CCSP
7 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
7 4 (30.77%) Firewall

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.69%) Acrobat
1 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
1 1 (7.69%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Primavera
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) VPN
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (53.85%) Network Security
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) MPLS
5 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) DMVPN
6 4 (30.77%) VPLS
6 4 (30.77%) Multicast
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) Wireless
7 2 (15.38%) OSPF
7 2 (15.38%) BGP
8 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
8 1 (7.69%) NetScreen
8 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
8 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) IP Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) IP Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior IP Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) CCTV
1 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security
1 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (46.15%) Performance Management
1 6 (46.15%) Network Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCIE
3 4 (30.77%) CCSP
3 4 (30.77%) JNCIP
3 4 (30.77%) JNCIE
4 2 (15.38%) MCSE
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CCSE
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) MCSA
5 1 (7.69%) MCITP
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) XenServer
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ARCserve
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) WatchGuard
3 5 (38.46%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.69%) Infoblox
5 1 (7.69%) Imperva
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Websense
5 1 (7.69%) BT
5 1 (7.69%) Adobe
5 1 (7.69%) CA