The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 50 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 7 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.43% 1.68% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.64% 7.38% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 12
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
151 149 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 30.88% 22.78% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 132 109 149
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
Berkshire

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 1 August 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 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) Zenoss
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) SSL
2 7 (87.50%) SLA
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) vSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Network Management
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (87.50%) Lync
2 7 (87.50%) Multicast
3 2 (25.00%) Polycom
4 1 (12.50%) 2G
4 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
4 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 7 (87.50%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) SSL
2 7 (87.50%) Multicast
3 1 (12.50%) 2G
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) IPv4
3 1 (12.50%) IPv6
3 1 (12.50%) 3G
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (87.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 7 (87.50%) vSphere
1 7 (87.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Zenoss
2 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Polycom
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) F5
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago