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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 285 319 317
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 161 132 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.61% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.31% 2.87% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 115 91 102
Average salary £45,000 £48,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.73% +13.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £36,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,500 £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
4869 4602 5474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.28% 21.25% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3627 3536 4585
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £64,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +13 86 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Hampshire -2 39 £47,500 -17.39% 3
Surrey -5 29 £45,000 - 4
West Sussex +2 5 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Oxfordshire +1 1 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Kent -5 1 £44,000 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 210 (74.20%) VPN
2 202 (71.38%) Cisco
3 201 (71.02%) Firewall
4 181 (63.96%) Cisco Certification
5 137 (48.41%) BGP
6 125 (44.17%) MPLS
7 124 (43.82%) SSL
8 106 (37.46%) OSPF
9 100 (35.34%) Network Security
10 98 (34.63%) CCNA
11 94 (33.22%) VMware
11 94 (33.22%) Linux
12 91 (32.16%) CCNP
13 89 (31.45%) WAN
14 81 (28.62%) VMware Infrastructure
15 72 (25.44%) DNS
16 71 (25.09%) TCP/IP
16 71 (25.09%) Windows
17 70 (24.73%) LAN
18 62 (21.91%) VoIP
18 62 (21.91%) Cisco ASA
19 61 (21.55%) Juniper
20 54 (19.08%) vSphere
21 53 (18.73%) F5
22 51 (18.02%) ITIL
23 47 (16.61%) Cisco Nexus
24 45 (15.90%) Cisco IOS
24 45 (15.90%) SAN
25 43 (15.19%) HSRP
25 43 (15.19%) Degree

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (6.71%) IIS
2 17 (6.01%) Lync
3 16 (5.65%) Apache
4 11 (3.89%) MS Exchange
5 9 (3.18%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.12%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.12%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.06%) nginx
8 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (7.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.95%) SaaS
2 10 (3.53%) PaaS
2 10 (3.53%) IaaS
3 7 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 210 (74.20%) VPN
2 201 (71.02%) Firewall
3 137 (48.41%) BGP
4 125 (44.17%) MPLS
5 124 (43.82%) SSL
6 106 (37.46%) OSPF
7 100 (35.34%) Network Security
8 89 (31.45%) WAN
9 72 (25.44%) DNS
10 71 (25.09%) TCP/IP
11 70 (24.73%) LAN
12 62 (21.91%) VoIP
12 62 (21.91%) Cisco ASA
13 47 (16.61%) Cisco Nexus
14 45 (15.90%) Cisco IOS
14 45 (15.90%) SAN
15 43 (15.19%) HSRP
16 41 (14.49%) VLAN
16 41 (14.49%) EIGRP
17 38 (13.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.48%) MySQL
2 8 (2.83%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.35%) DB2
3 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 41 (14.49%) Telecoms
2 23 (8.13%) Finance
3 19 (6.71%) Retail
4 17 (6.01%) Marketing
5 8 (2.83%) French Language
6 3 (1.06%) Legal
7 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (31.45%) Network Engineer
2 43 (15.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (10.95%) Support Engineer
4 24 (8.48%) Security Engineer
5 18 (6.36%) Network Architect
5 18 (6.36%) Architect
6 17 (6.01%) Consultant
6 17 (6.01%) NOC Engineer
7 15 (5.30%) Team Leader
8 14 (4.95%) Senior Network Engineer
8 14 (4.95%) Network Support
9 13 (4.59%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (4.59%) Network Security Engineer
10 12 (4.24%) Network Support Engineer
10 12 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (3.89%) Network Consultant
12 10 (3.53%) Security Consultant
12 10 (3.53%) Network Security Consultant
13 9 (3.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 8 (2.83%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.53%) .NET
2 7 (2.47%) CSS
2 7 (2.47%) Middleware
2 7 (2.47%) RSS
3 2 (0.71%) Memcached
3 2 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.71%) HTML
3 2 (0.71%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.35%) Pthreads
4 1 (0.35%) HTML5
4 1 (0.35%) STL
4 1 (0.35%) Web Services
4 1 (0.35%) XML
4 1 (0.35%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.35%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.66%) Video Conferencing
2 19 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.30%) Open Source
4 9 (3.18%) PKI
5 6 (2.12%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.06%) Statistics
6 3 (1.06%) SCADA
6 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.06%) LPAR
7 2 (0.71%) SecurID
7 2 (0.71%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.35%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.35%) EPoS
8 1 (0.35%) DTV
8 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.35%) iPhone
8 1 (0.35%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.35%) Social Media
8 1 (0.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 94 (33.22%) Linux
2 71 (25.09%) Windows
3 32 (11.31%) CentOS
4 23 (8.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (8.13%) UNIX
5 9 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.12%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.77%) OpenBSD
8 4 (1.41%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.41%) Debian
8 4 (1.41%) AIX
9 3 (1.06%) Solaris
10 2 (0.71%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.71%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.71%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (18.02%) ITIL
2 41 (14.49%) Change Management
2 41 (14.49%) Network Design
3 40 (14.13%) Network Management
4 27 (9.54%) Project Management
5 26 (9.19%) Load Balancing
6 18 (6.36%) Service Management
7 17 (6.01%) Change Control
8 15 (5.30%) Cyber Security
8 15 (5.30%) Service Delivery
9 14 (4.95%) Penetration Testing
9 14 (4.95%) Infrastructure Management
10 10 (3.53%) Data Security
11 9 (3.18%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (2.83%) Coaching
12 8 (2.83%) Capacity Management
13 7 (2.47%) Problem Management
14 6 (2.12%) Time Management
14 6 (2.12%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (2.12%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 33 (11.66%) Perl
2 21 (7.42%) Python
3 20 (7.07%) Shell Script
4 15 (5.30%) Ruby
5 11 (3.89%) SQL
6 10 (3.53%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.47%) PHP
7 7 (2.47%) C++
8 6 (2.12%) C
9 3 (1.06%) Java
10 2 (0.71%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.71%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 181 (63.96%) Cisco Certification
2 98 (34.63%) CCNA
3 91 (32.16%) CCNP
4 43 (15.19%) Degree
5 39 (13.78%) CCIE
6 32 (11.31%) Security Cleared
7 19 (6.71%) CCSP
8 17 (6.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (4.59%) JNCIA
10 10 (3.53%) CCDP
11 9 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (3.18%) JNCIS
12 7 (2.47%) MCITP
13 6 (2.12%) CISSP
13 6 (2.12%) MCSE
14 4 (1.41%) MCSA
15 3 (1.06%) CCDA
15 3 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (1.06%) IBM AIX Certification
16 2 (0.71%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (14.13%) SLA
2 39 (13.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (11.31%) PCI DSS
4 10 (3.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.77%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.35%) QA
6 1 (0.35%) BS25999
System Software
1 81 (28.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (19.08%) vSphere
3 25 (8.83%) VMware ESXi
3 25 (8.83%) vCloud
4 18 (6.36%) Active Directory
5 17 (6.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 12 (4.24%) Snort
7 4 (1.41%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.06%) NFS
8 3 (1.06%) OpenSSH
8 3 (1.06%) Firmware
8 3 (1.06%) PowerHA
8 3 (1.06%) GPFS
9 2 (0.71%) KVM
9 2 (0.71%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.71%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.71%) Squid
10 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.35%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (5.30%) Zenoss
2 11 (3.89%) Nagios
3 9 (3.18%) CiscoWorks
4 8 (2.83%) SCOM
5 7 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (2.12%) Cacti
6 6 (2.12%) AppManager
7 5 (1.77%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (1.41%) SCCM
9 3 (1.06%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.06%) SELinux
10 2 (0.71%) WSUS
10 2 (0.71%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.71%) Legato
11 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.35%) Puppet
11 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.35%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 202 (71.38%) Cisco
2 94 (33.22%) VMware
3 61 (21.55%) Juniper
4 53 (18.73%) F5
5 37 (13.07%) Microsoft
6 34 (12.01%) CheckPoint
7 32 (11.31%) HP
8 28 (9.89%) Avaya
9 27 (9.54%) Polycom
10 18 (6.36%) SolarWinds
11 15 (5.30%) Citrix
12 14 (4.95%) ServiceNow
13 10 (3.53%) Oracle
14 9 (3.18%) Dell
14 9 (3.18%) Tandberg
15 8 (2.83%) Huawei
16 6 (2.12%) EMC
17 5 (1.77%) Siemens
17 5 (1.77%) Red Hat
17 5 (1.77%) Fortinet
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £58000 Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
AQA
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum circa
Posted: 9 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago