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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.41% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.97%
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
97 123 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.32% 19.37% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 86 102 70
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £100,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (88.89%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) LAN
3 7 (77.78%) WAN
3 7 (77.78%) Information Security
3 7 (77.78%) Performance Management
3 7 (77.78%) WatchGuard
3 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Network Architecture
4 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 2 (22.22%) OSPF
6 2 (22.22%) BGP
7 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Websense
7 1 (11.11%) NetScreen
7 1 (11.11%) MPLS
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) CCNP
7 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
7 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (88.89%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
3 7 (77.78%) LAN
3 7 (77.78%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 1 (11.11%) NetScreen
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) RIP
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) Junos
6 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 1 (11.11%) DMVPN
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
1 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Specialist
1 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Specialist
1 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Management
1 7 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Network Architecture
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Social Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) WatchGuard
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Websense
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Infoblox
4 1 (11.11%) Imperva
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) BT