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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 323 392 305
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -87
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 125 73 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.31% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.69% 1.49% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 111 58 97
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
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
4647 4894 5306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.88% 20.70% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3489 3832 4256
Average salary £44,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 +8 35 £50,000 +29.03% 1
Surrey +38 32 £44,500 +11.25% 3
Hampshire +1 24 £42,000 +29.23% 8
Buckinghamshire +16 16 £50,000 +85.18% 5
Oxfordshire +10 7 £47,500 +66.66%
West Sussex 0 7 £55,000 +77.41% 1
East Sussex - 4 £60,000 -
Kent +17 1 £42,500 -5.55%
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

1 167 (70.46%) Cisco
2 162 (68.35%) Firewall
3 157 (66.24%) VPN
4 138 (58.23%) Cisco Certification
5 120 (50.63%) BGP
6 106 (44.73%) WAN
7 99 (41.77%) MPLS
8 97 (40.93%) CCNP
9 93 (39.24%) OSPF
10 89 (37.55%) SSL
11 87 (36.71%) TCP/IP
12 86 (36.29%) DNS
13 84 (35.44%) VMware
14 77 (32.49%) EIGRP
15 74 (31.22%) LAN
15 74 (31.22%) Windows
16 73 (30.80%) Linux
17 70 (29.54%) Cisco ASA
18 69 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
19 60 (25.32%) Network Security
20 53 (22.36%) ITIL
21 52 (21.94%) CCNA
22 50 (21.10%) VoIP
23 49 (20.68%) VLAN
24 47 (19.83%) F5
25 45 (18.99%) Microsoft
25 45 (18.99%) Wireless
26 42 (17.72%) Load Balancing
27 40 (16.88%) Juniper
28 39 (16.46%) L2TP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 10 (4.22%) Tomcat
2 9 (3.80%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.80%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.38%) Apache
4 5 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.69%) nginx
6 3 (1.27%) Confluence
6 3 (1.27%) Lync
6 3 (1.27%) MediaWiki
6 3 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.84%) IIS
7 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.53%) SaaS
3 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.27%) IaaS
4 2 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 162 (68.35%) Firewall
2 157 (66.24%) VPN
3 120 (50.63%) BGP
4 106 (44.73%) WAN
5 99 (41.77%) MPLS
6 93 (39.24%) OSPF
7 89 (37.55%) SSL
8 87 (36.71%) TCP/IP
9 86 (36.29%) DNS
10 77 (32.49%) EIGRP
11 74 (31.22%) LAN
12 70 (29.54%) Cisco ASA
13 60 (25.32%) Network Security
14 50 (21.10%) VoIP
15 49 (20.68%) VLAN
16 45 (18.99%) Wireless
17 39 (16.46%) L2TP
18 35 (14.77%) SAN
19 33 (13.92%) PPP
20 32 (13.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.53%) MySQL
3 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (2.11%) Subversion
2 3 (1.27%) JIRA
2 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.27%) Hudson
2 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (12.66%) Telecoms
2 14 (5.91%) Finance
3 4 (1.69%) Retail
4 3 (1.27%) Marketing
4 3 (1.27%) Legal
4 3 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.84%) French Language
5 2 (0.84%) Electronics
6 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
6 1 (0.42%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 98 (41.35%) Network Engineer
2 36 (15.19%) Support Engineer
3 34 (14.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (8.44%) Senior Network Engineer
5 16 (6.75%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (6.75%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (5.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 13 (5.49%) Security Engineer
8 12 (5.06%) Network Support
8 12 (5.06%) Team Leader
8 12 (5.06%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (4.64%) Network Support Engineer
10 10 (4.22%) Architect
11 9 (3.80%) Consultant
11 9 (3.80%) Cisco Engineer
12 8 (3.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 8 (3.38%) Network Design Engineer
12 8 (3.38%) Design Engineer
12 8 (3.38%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
12 8 (3.38%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.06%) .NET
2 9 (3.80%) J2EE
2 9 (3.80%) Servlets
2 9 (3.80%) Web Services
3 6 (2.53%) JTAPI
3 6 (2.53%) TAPI
4 5 (2.11%) HTML
5 3 (1.27%) CCXML
5 3 (1.27%) Ajax
5 3 (1.27%) VXML
5 3 (1.27%) X-Windows
5 3 (1.27%) LAMP
5 3 (1.27%) RSS
5 3 (1.27%) CSS
6 1 (0.42%) STL
6 1 (0.42%) POSIX
6 1 (0.42%) Middleware
6 1 (0.42%) XML
6 1 (0.42%) XMPP
6 1 (0.42%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.17%) PKI
3 15 (6.33%) Open Source
4 11 (4.64%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (3.38%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.53%) User Experience
7 4 (1.69%) Statistics
8 3 (1.27%) Wiki
8 3 (1.27%) AS400
8 3 (1.27%) IVR
9 2 (0.84%) DTV
9 2 (0.84%) e-Health
9 2 (0.84%) SCADA
9 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.84%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.42%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.42%) iPad
10 1 (0.42%) iPhone
10 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.42%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 74 (31.22%) Windows
2 73 (30.80%) Linux
3 29 (12.24%) CentOS
4 22 (9.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (8.44%) UNIX
6 10 (4.22%) Windows 7
7 9 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.11%) Debian
9 5 (2.11%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.11%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.27%) Solaris
12 2 (0.84%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.84%) OpenBSD
13 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.36%) ITIL
2 42 (17.72%) Load Balancing
3 38 (16.03%) Network Design
4 20 (8.44%) Change Management
5 18 (7.59%) Network Management
6 15 (6.33%) Network Architecture
6 15 (6.33%) Project Management
7 14 (5.91%) Configuration Management
7 14 (5.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (5.49%) Cyber Security
9 12 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (5.06%) DevOps
10 10 (4.22%) Service Delivery
11 9 (3.80%) Asset Management
11 9 (3.80%) Content Management
11 9 (3.80%) Automated Testing
11 9 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (3.80%) CRM
11 9 (3.80%) Capacity Management
11 9 (3.80%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.59%) Perl
2 15 (6.33%) Java
3 14 (5.91%) Python
4 10 (4.22%) Bash Shell
4 10 (4.22%) SQL
5 9 (3.80%) C
5 9 (3.80%) Ruby
6 7 (2.95%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.95%) VB
6 7 (2.95%) PHP
7 4 (1.69%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.27%) VBScript
8 3 (1.27%) Ada
8 3 (1.27%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.84%) Tcl
9 2 (0.84%) C++
10 1 (0.42%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 138 (58.23%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (40.93%) CCNP
3 52 (21.94%) CCNA
4 20 (8.44%) JNCIS
5 19 (8.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 19 (8.02%) CCSP
6 14 (5.91%) CCIE
7 13 (5.49%) Degree
7 13 (5.49%) Security Cleared
8 12 (5.06%) CCDP
9 11 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (3.38%) MCSE
11 7 (2.95%) CCIP
11 7 (2.95%) SAP Certification
12 5 (2.11%) CISSP
12 5 (2.11%) JNCIA
12 5 (2.11%) JNCIP
13 4 (1.69%) CEH
13 4 (1.69%) CISA
14 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.39%) SLA
2 11 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.64%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.80%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.42%) BS25999
5 1 (0.42%) FISMA
System Software
1 69 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (10.13%) vSphere
3 21 (8.86%) vCloud
4 20 (8.44%) Active Directory
5 13 (5.49%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.11%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.27%) XenServer
7 3 (1.27%) iptables
7 3 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.27%) FreeRADIUS
7 3 (1.27%) Postfix
7 3 (1.27%) Firmware
7 3 (1.27%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.27%) Samba
8 2 (0.84%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (6.33%) CiscoWorks
2 13 (5.49%) SCCM
3 6 (2.53%) Nagios
4 5 (2.11%) SCOM
5 4 (1.69%) WMI
5 4 (1.69%) Puppet
5 4 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.27%) ZABBIX
6 3 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.27%) SELinux
6 3 (1.27%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.27%) Salt
7 2 (0.84%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.84%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.84%) Windows Intune
7 2 (0.84%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.84%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.84%) SCSM
8 1 (0.42%) Cacti
Vendors
1 167 (70.46%) Cisco
2 84 (35.44%) VMware
3 47 (19.83%) F5
4 45 (18.99%) Microsoft
5 40 (16.88%) Juniper
6 25 (10.55%) Citrix
7 24 (10.13%) CheckPoint
8 21 (8.86%) HP
9 11 (4.64%) SAP
9 11 (4.64%) Polycom
10 9 (3.80%) SolarWinds
11 7 (2.95%) Oracle
11 7 (2.95%) Avaya
12 6 (2.53%) Siemens
12 6 (2.53%) Genesys
12 6 (2.53%) Blue Coat
13 5 (2.11%) IronPort
13 5 (2.11%) Tandberg
13 5 (2.11%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.69%) Huawei
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
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Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading OR Manchester
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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High Wycombe
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £57,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
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Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Hampshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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