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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 342 356 369
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 106 108 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.52% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.65% 2.33% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 84 84 72
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
4000 4627 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.79% 22.17% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3391 3566 3384
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -11 39 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Hampshire +16 19 £37,500 -21.05% 6
Surrey +5 18 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Buckinghamshire +10 16 £29,500 -25.31% 4
Oxfordshire - 6 £47,500 -
West Sussex -6 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Kent -2 1 £26,000 -38.82%
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 153 (70.18%) VPN
1 153 (70.18%) Cisco
2 135 (61.93%) Firewall
3 109 (50.00%) Linux
4 106 (48.62%) SSL
5 99 (45.41%) WAN
6 92 (42.20%) Cisco Certification
7 89 (40.83%) BGP
8 83 (38.07%) MPLS
9 80 (36.70%) OSPF
10 71 (32.57%) DNS
10 71 (32.57%) Windows
11 64 (29.36%) VMware
11 64 (29.36%) CCNA
12 58 (26.61%) TCP/IP
13 55 (25.23%) LAN
14 52 (23.85%) Juniper
14 52 (23.85%) CCNP
15 49 (22.48%) Cisco ASA
16 46 (21.10%) ITIL
17 44 (20.18%) Data Centre
18 43 (19.72%) SAN
19 38 (17.43%) Internet
20 37 (16.97%) Ethernet
20 37 (16.97%) Telecoms
21 36 (16.51%) Wireless
22 35 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
22 35 (16.06%) Network Security
23 34 (15.60%) Load Balancing
24 33 (15.14%) PKI

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (5.05%) Apache
1 11 (5.05%) OpenStack
1 11 (5.05%) Skype for Business
2 7 (3.21%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.46%) IIS
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.21%) MS Office
3 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.88%) SaaS
2 11 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.59%) IaaS
4 6 (2.75%) Google Apps
5 3 (1.38%) Office 365
6 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.92%) PaaS
7 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 153 (70.18%) VPN
2 135 (61.93%) Firewall
3 106 (48.62%) SSL
4 99 (45.41%) WAN
5 89 (40.83%) BGP
6 83 (38.07%) MPLS
7 80 (36.70%) OSPF
8 71 (32.57%) DNS
9 58 (26.61%) TCP/IP
10 55 (25.23%) LAN
11 49 (22.48%) Cisco ASA
12 43 (19.72%) SAN
13 38 (17.43%) Internet
14 37 (16.97%) Ethernet
15 36 (16.51%) Wireless
16 35 (16.06%) Network Security
17 32 (14.68%) VLAN
18 29 (13.30%) DHCP
18 29 (13.30%) EIGRP
19 28 (12.84%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Subversion
2 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (16.97%) Telecoms
2 17 (7.80%) Finance
3 16 (7.34%) French Language
3 16 (7.34%) German Language
4 7 (3.21%) Electronics
5 6 (2.75%) Retail
6 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.38%) Marketing
8 2 (0.92%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.46%) Advertising
9 1 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (31.19%) Network Engineer
2 22 (10.09%) Support Engineer
3 17 (7.80%) Analyst
3 17 (7.80%) Architect
3 17 (7.80%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (7.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (7.80%) Security Engineer
4 16 (7.34%) Network Support
5 15 (6.88%) Consultant
6 14 (6.42%) Network Manager
7 13 (5.96%) Administrator
7 13 (5.96%) Network Support Engineer
7 13 (5.96%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (5.50%) Technical Leader
8 12 (5.50%) VMware Engineer
9 11 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (4.59%) Network Architect
10 10 (4.59%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 10 (4.59%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.96%) 802.1X
2 11 (5.05%) LAMP
3 7 (3.21%) HTML
4 6 (2.75%) Ajax
4 6 (2.75%) Web Services
4 6 (2.75%) XMPP
5 5 (2.29%) .NET
6 4 (1.83%) RFC 2833
7 3 (1.38%) JTAPI
7 3 (1.38%) TAPI
8 2 (0.92%) CCXML
8 2 (0.92%) CSS
8 2 (0.92%) VXML
9 1 (0.46%) JSP
9 1 (0.46%) RSS
9 1 (0.46%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (20.18%) Data Centre
2 33 (15.14%) PKI
3 22 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.96%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (3.21%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.83%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.83%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.38%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.38%) Clustering
8 3 (1.38%) iPad
8 3 (1.38%) IVR
8 3 (1.38%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.38%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.46%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.46%) Replication
9 1 (0.46%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 109 (50.00%) Linux
2 71 (32.57%) Windows
3 31 (14.22%) Unix
4 25 (11.47%) CentOS
5 21 (9.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (7.34%) Debian
7 15 (6.88%) Solaris
8 14 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (5.50%) Windows Server
10 9 (4.13%) Windows 7
10 9 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.83%) AIX
12 4 (1.83%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.83%) Windows NT
12 4 (1.83%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.38%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.92%) Android
14 2 (0.92%) BlackBerry OS
14 2 (0.92%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.10%) ITIL
2 34 (15.60%) Load Balancing
3 31 (14.22%) High Availability
4 18 (8.26%) Information Security
5 16 (7.34%) Change Management
6 15 (6.88%) WAN Optimisation
7 13 (5.96%) Configuration Management
8 12 (5.50%) Coaching
8 12 (5.50%) Network Design
8 12 (5.50%) Service Management
9 11 (5.05%) Computer Security
9 11 (5.05%) Mentoring
9 11 (5.05%) Security Architecture
9 11 (5.05%) Software Deployment
10 10 (4.59%) Presales
11 9 (4.13%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (4.13%) People Management
11 9 (4.13%) Project Management
12 8 (3.67%) Migration
12 8 (3.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.72%) Bash Shell
2 18 (8.26%) Perl
3 17 (7.80%) Python
4 13 (5.96%) PHP
5 11 (5.05%) PHP 5
6 7 (3.21%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.75%) Java
8 4 (1.83%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.83%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.38%) SQL
10 2 (0.92%) C
11 1 (0.46%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.46%) C++
11 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 92 (42.20%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (29.36%) CCNA
3 52 (23.85%) CCNP
4 29 (13.30%) CCIE
5 24 (11.01%) Security Cleared
6 20 (9.17%) SC Cleared
7 16 (7.34%) Degree
8 15 (6.88%) JNCIP
9 12 (5.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (5.05%) CCSP
11 9 (4.13%) JNCIA
11 9 (4.13%) VCP4
11 9 (4.13%) VCP5
12 7 (3.21%) CCDA
12 7 (3.21%) CCDP
12 7 (3.21%) CCSA
12 7 (3.21%) CCSE
13 6 (2.75%) JNCIE
13 6 (2.75%) SANS
14 4 (1.83%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.34%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.05%) FISMA
3 7 (3.21%) SLA
4 5 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.83%) COBIT
6 3 (1.38%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.92%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.46%) HIPAA
System Software
1 35 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (10.09%) Active Directory
2 22 (10.09%) vSphere
3 20 (9.17%) vCloud
4 13 (5.96%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.67%) iptables
6 5 (2.29%) Firmware
7 2 (0.92%) Snort
8 1 (0.46%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.46%) Xen
8 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (3.67%) Puppet
2 6 (2.75%) SCCM
2 6 (2.75%) SCOM
2 6 (2.75%) SELinux
3 4 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (1.38%) Windows Intune
5 2 (0.92%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.92%) Nagios
5 2 (0.92%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.46%) Cacti
6 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.46%) OSSEC
6 1 (0.46%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.46%) SCSM
6 1 (0.46%) vMotion
Vendors
1 153 (70.18%) Cisco
2 64 (29.36%) VMware
3 52 (23.85%) Juniper
4 25 (11.47%) CheckPoint
5 24 (11.01%) F5
6 19 (8.72%) Microsoft
7 11 (5.05%) Forcepoint
7 11 (5.05%) Palo Alto
7 11 (5.05%) Red Hat
8 10 (4.59%) Citrix
8 10 (4.59%) HP
9 9 (4.13%) Avaya
10 7 (3.21%) Google
10 7 (3.21%) Meraki
10 7 (3.21%) Riverbed
11 6 (2.75%) Dell
11 6 (2.75%) Ipanema Technologies
12 4 (1.83%) Foundry
12 4 (1.83%) Nortel
12 4 (1.83%) Qualys
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Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 plus 20% shift
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 14 days ago
Lewes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago