The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 288 261 333
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +72
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 157 180 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.84% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.20% 3.89% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 130 128 88
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
IPsec
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4903 4622 5321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.45% 21.47% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3634 3585 4315
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IPsec
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IPsec Salary Trend in the South East

IPsec
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in the South East

IPsec
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -15 67 £42,000 -23.63% 5
Hampshire +29 53 £45,000 -21.73% 7
Surrey -36 30 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £41,500 -20.19%
Oxfordshire +11 2 £52,750 +5.50% 1
Kent +2 2 £60,000 +36.36%
West Sussex -4 2 £47,500 +5.55% 1
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 198 (74.44%) Firewall
2 195 (73.31%) VPN
3 188 (70.68%) Cisco
4 154 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
5 120 (45.11%) SSL
6 113 (42.48%) BGP
7 98 (36.84%) MPLS
8 96 (36.09%) OSPF
9 94 (35.34%) TCP/IP
9 94 (35.34%) VMware
10 93 (34.96%) CCNP
11 85 (31.95%) Linux
12 78 (29.32%) WAN
13 77 (28.95%) CCNA
14 76 (28.57%) Network Security
15 73 (27.44%) DNS
16 72 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
17 65 (24.44%) F5
17 65 (24.44%) Windows
18 62 (23.31%) LAN
19 57 (21.43%) VoIP
20 55 (20.68%) vSphere
21 54 (20.30%) ITIL
22 51 (19.17%) Juniper
23 50 (18.80%) SAN
24 49 (18.42%) Telecoms
24 49 (18.42%) Network Management
24 49 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
25 44 (16.54%) Cisco IOS
26 43 (16.17%) Cisco Nexus

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 19 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.64%) IIS
2 15 (5.64%) Lync
3 11 (4.14%) Apache
4 10 (3.76%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.88%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.88%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.88%) GlassFish
5 5 (1.88%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.75%) nginx
6 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.26%) SaaS
2 13 (4.89%) IaaS
2 13 (4.89%) PaaS
3 5 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 198 (74.44%) Firewall
2 195 (73.31%) VPN
3 120 (45.11%) SSL
4 113 (42.48%) BGP
5 98 (36.84%) MPLS
6 96 (36.09%) OSPF
7 94 (35.34%) TCP/IP
8 78 (29.32%) WAN
9 76 (28.57%) Network Security
10 73 (27.44%) DNS
11 62 (23.31%) LAN
12 57 (21.43%) VoIP
13 50 (18.80%) SAN
14 49 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
15 44 (16.54%) Cisco IOS
16 43 (16.17%) Cisco Nexus
17 35 (13.16%) NAS
17 35 (13.16%) HSRP
18 29 (10.90%) VLAN
18 29 (10.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.89%) MySQL
2 6 (2.26%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 49 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 25 (9.40%) Retail
3 19 (7.14%) Finance
4 12 (4.51%) Marketing
5 8 (3.01%) French Language
6 7 (2.63%) Banking
7 4 (1.50%) Billing
8 2 (0.75%) Back Office
8 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 92 (34.59%) Network Engineer
2 29 (10.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 27 (10.15%) Security Engineer
5 25 (9.40%) Consultant
6 23 (8.65%) Network Security Engineer
7 20 (7.52%) NOC Engineer
8 19 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (5.64%) Network Consultant
9 15 (5.64%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (5.26%) Network Architect
10 14 (5.26%) Architect
11 13 (4.89%) Security Consultant
11 13 (4.89%) Network Security Consultant
12 12 (4.51%) Senior Design Engineer
12 12 (4.51%) Design Engineer
12 12 (4.51%) Senior Network Engineer
13 11 (4.14%) Telecoms Engineer
14 9 (3.38%) Network Support
14 9 (3.38%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.38%) .NET
2 6 (2.26%) Middleware
3 4 (1.50%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (1.50%) RSS
3 4 (1.50%) CSS
4 2 (0.75%) Memcached
5 1 (0.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.02%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.26%) PKI
4 5 (1.88%) Thin Client
4 5 (1.88%) Clustering
4 5 (1.88%) Fat Client
5 4 (1.50%) Open Source
5 4 (1.50%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.13%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.13%) LPAR
7 2 (0.75%) iPad
7 2 (0.75%) SecurID
7 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.38%) DTV
8 1 (0.38%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.38%) SCADA
8 1 (0.38%) Statistics
8 1 (0.38%) iPhone
8 1 (0.38%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 85 (31.95%) Linux
2 65 (24.44%) Windows
3 30 (11.28%) CentOS
4 24 (9.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (8.65%) UNIX
6 9 (3.38%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.88%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.13%) AIX
10 3 (1.13%) OpenBSD
10 3 (1.13%) SELinux
11 2 (0.75%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.75%) Debian
11 2 (0.75%) Solaris
11 2 (0.75%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.38%) Android
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (20.30%) ITIL
2 49 (18.42%) Network Management
3 33 (12.41%) Load Balancing
3 33 (12.41%) Network Design
4 27 (10.15%) Change Management
5 15 (5.64%) Service Management
5 15 (5.64%) Service Delivery
5 15 (5.64%) Change Control
6 14 (5.26%) Project Management
7 13 (4.89%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (4.89%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (4.14%) Problem Management
9 9 (3.38%) Validation
10 8 (3.01%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (3.01%) Data Security
11 7 (2.63%) Knowledge Management
11 7 (2.63%) Infrastructure Management
11 7 (2.63%) Capacity Management
11 7 (2.63%) Time Management
12 6 (2.26%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (10.53%) Perl
2 18 (6.77%) Shell Script
3 16 (6.02%) Python
4 13 (4.89%) SQL
5 11 (4.14%) Ruby
6 7 (2.63%) PHP
7 6 (2.26%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.88%) C++
8 5 (1.88%) VBScript
8 5 (1.88%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.13%) C
9 3 (1.13%) Java
10 1 (0.38%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 154 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (34.96%) CCNP
3 77 (28.95%) CCNA
4 39 (14.66%) Security Cleared
5 34 (12.78%) Degree
6 29 (10.90%) CCIE
7 15 (5.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (4.89%) CCSP
8 13 (4.89%) JNCIA
9 7 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (2.63%) CCDP
9 7 (2.63%) SC Cleared
10 6 (2.26%) CISSP
11 5 (1.88%) MCSE
11 5 (1.88%) MCITP
11 5 (1.88%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.50%) JNCIS
12 4 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.13%) IBM AIX Certification
13 3 (1.13%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (9.40%) PCI DSS
3 24 (9.02%) SLA
4 8 (3.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.50%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 72 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (20.68%) vSphere
3 29 (10.90%) vCloud
4 25 (9.40%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (9.02%) Active Directory
6 15 (5.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 10 (3.76%) Snort
8 7 (2.63%) Hyper-V
9 5 (1.88%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.88%) XenApp
9 5 (1.88%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.13%) NFS
10 3 (1.13%) GPFS
10 3 (1.13%) OpenSSH
10 3 (1.13%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.75%) Squid
11 2 (0.75%) KVM
11 2 (0.75%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.75%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (5.64%) Zenoss
2 8 (3.01%) Nagios
3 7 (2.63%) SCCM
4 6 (2.26%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (2.26%) CiscoWorks
5 5 (1.88%) AppManager
5 5 (1.88%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.88%) MOM
5 5 (1.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (1.88%) OpenView
5 5 (1.88%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (1.88%) SCOM
5 5 (1.88%) Cacti
6 3 (1.13%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.13%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.75%) WSUS
7 2 (0.75%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.75%) Legato
Vendors
1 188 (70.68%) Cisco
2 94 (35.34%) VMware
3 65 (24.44%) F5
4 51 (19.17%) Juniper
5 43 (16.17%) Microsoft
6 31 (11.65%) CheckPoint
7 25 (9.40%) HP
8 20 (7.52%) Avaya
9 18 (6.77%) Polycom
10 13 (4.89%) Oracle
11 12 (4.51%) SolarWinds
12 10 (3.76%) Citrix
13 9 (3.38%) Fortinet
14 8 (3.01%) ServiceNow
14 8 (3.01%) IBM
14 8 (3.01%) Dell
15 6 (2.26%) Huawei
16 5 (1.88%) Symantec
16 5 (1.88%) Veritas
16 5 (1.88%) EMC
Redhill, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £58000 Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
The Car Finance Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + On-Call + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
AQA
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus and travel industry benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Names.co.uk
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 26 days ago