The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 39 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 28 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.13% 2.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.59% 10.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
IPsec
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 137 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.91% 22.68% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 88 115 106
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

IPsec
Salary Trend in Slough

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Slough

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 33 (100.00%) VPN
1 33 (100.00%) SSL
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (87.88%) OSPF
2 29 (87.88%) BGP
2 29 (87.88%) Firewall
2 29 (87.88%) CCNA
3 24 (72.73%) Network Management
4 23 (69.70%) MPLS
5 19 (57.58%) SLA
5 19 (57.58%) DNS
5 19 (57.58%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (57.58%) vSphere
5 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
5 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (57.58%) Video Conferencing
5 19 (57.58%) VMware
5 19 (57.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (57.58%) Degree
5 19 (57.58%) Multicast
6 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 15 (45.45%) Zenoss
6 15 (45.45%) Lync
6 15 (45.45%) Linux
6 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 14 (42.42%) Change Management
8 13 (39.39%) Polycom
8 13 (39.39%) Wireless
9 11 (33.33%) LAN

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 15 (45.45%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) VPN
1 33 (100.00%) SSL
2 29 (87.88%) OSPF
2 29 (87.88%) BGP
2 29 (87.88%) Firewall
3 23 (69.70%) MPLS
4 19 (57.58%) DNS
4 19 (57.58%) Multicast
5 13 (39.39%) Wireless
6 11 (33.33%) LAN
6 11 (33.33%) WAN
7 10 (30.30%) VoIP
7 10 (30.30%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (30.30%) Network Security
7 10 (30.30%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (30.30%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (12.12%) Broadband
8 4 (12.12%) L2TP
8 4 (12.12%) WLAN
8 4 (12.12%) Ethernet
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Network Engineer
2 13 (39.39%) NOC Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 4 (12.12%) Network Support
5 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Network Management
2 14 (42.42%) Change Management
3 9 (27.27%) Data Security
4 8 (24.24%) Change Control
5 7 (21.21%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 4 (12.12%) OpenUP
6 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (87.88%) CCNA
3 19 (57.58%) Degree
3 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
4 9 (27.27%) JNCIA
4 9 (27.27%) CCSP
5 8 (24.24%) CCNP
6 4 (12.12%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (57.58%) SLA
1 19 (57.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 9 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (57.58%) vSphere
1 19 (57.58%) VMware ESXi
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) Zenoss
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (57.58%) VMware
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 13 (39.39%) Polycom
5 10 (30.30%) ServiceNow
5 10 (30.30%) Avaya
5 10 (30.30%) Juniper
6 9 (27.27%) SolarWinds
7 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
8 4 (12.12%) BT
Slough, Berkshire
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