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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 301 324 383
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +59
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 135 137 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.67% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.42% 3.06% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 116 128 62
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.62% +14.25%
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
3953 4478 4926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.50% 21.79% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3240 3395 3867
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +25 44 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Surrey -2 31 £47,000 -18.26% 4
Hampshire +4 29 £35,000 -16.66% 5
Buckinghamshire +25 15 £29,500 -41.00% 1
West Sussex -16 5 £52,000 -5.45% 1
Kent - 5 £73,500 -
Oxfordshire -2 3 £47,500 +2.70%
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 179 (72.47%) Cisco
2 167 (67.61%) VPN
3 165 (66.80%) Firewall
4 153 (61.94%) Cisco Certification
5 134 (54.25%) WAN
6 128 (51.82%) MPLS
7 124 (50.20%) OSPF
8 121 (48.99%) SSL
9 113 (45.75%) BGP
10 96 (38.87%) CCNP
11 87 (35.22%) CCNA
12 86 (34.82%) Linux
13 85 (34.41%) DNS
14 78 (31.58%) Juniper
15 75 (30.36%) Cisco ASA
16 73 (29.55%) Data Centre
16 73 (29.55%) LAN
17 62 (25.10%) VLAN
17 62 (25.10%) Load Balancing
18 61 (24.70%) Windows
19 60 (24.29%) Wireless
20 54 (21.86%) TCP/IP
21 53 (21.46%) VMware
22 51 (20.65%) Telecoms
23 49 (19.84%) Cisco Nexus
24 48 (19.43%) CCIE
25 45 (18.22%) Network Security
26 44 (17.81%) PKI
26 44 (17.81%) DHCP
27 42 (17.00%) Ethernet

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.64%) OpenStack
1 9 (3.64%) Skype for Business
2 6 (2.43%) nginx
3 5 (2.02%) IIS
4 4 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.21%) Apache
5 3 (1.21%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.83%) MS Office
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.07%) SaaS
2 7 (2.83%) Google Apps
2 7 (2.83%) IaaS
3 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 167 (67.61%) VPN
2 165 (66.80%) Firewall
3 134 (54.25%) WAN
4 128 (51.82%) MPLS
5 124 (50.20%) OSPF
6 121 (48.99%) SSL
7 113 (45.75%) BGP
8 85 (34.41%) DNS
9 75 (30.36%) Cisco ASA
10 73 (29.55%) LAN
11 62 (25.10%) VLAN
12 60 (24.29%) Wireless
13 54 (21.86%) TCP/IP
14 49 (19.84%) Cisco Nexus
15 45 (18.22%) Network Security
16 44 (17.81%) DHCP
17 42 (17.00%) Ethernet
18 40 (16.19%) EIGRP
19 39 (15.79%) SAN
20 38 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (1.21%) MySQL
3 2 (0.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.40%) Subversion
1 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 51 (20.65%) Telecoms
2 27 (10.93%) German Language
3 23 (9.31%) Finance
4 20 (8.10%) French Language
5 19 (7.69%) Marketing
6 16 (6.48%) Italian Language
7 9 (3.64%) Electronics
7 9 (3.64%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.62%) Retail
9 2 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 85 (34.41%) Network Engineer
2 40 (16.19%) Consultant
3 26 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 24 (9.72%) Cisco Engineer
5 22 (8.91%) Architect
5 22 (8.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 21 (8.50%) Network Architect
6 21 (8.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 19 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 18 (7.29%) Network Consultant
9 17 (6.88%) Cisco Consultant
9 17 (6.88%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 15 (6.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 15 (6.07%) Analyst
11 13 (5.26%) Network Support
11 13 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
12 12 (4.86%) 3rd Line Support
13 11 (4.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
13 11 (4.45%) Security Consultant
14 10 (4.05%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.05%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.62%) Web Services
2 4 (1.62%) XMPP
3 3 (1.21%) JTAPI
3 3 (1.21%) LAMP
3 3 (1.21%) RFC 2833
3 3 (1.21%) TAPI
4 2 (0.81%) CCXML
4 2 (0.81%) CSS
4 2 (0.81%) VXML
4 2 (0.81%) XML
5 1 (0.40%) .NET
5 1 (0.40%) HTML
5 1 (0.40%) JSP
5 1 (0.40%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 73 (29.55%) Data Centre
2 44 (17.81%) PKI
3 16 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.48%) Clustering
4 15 (6.07%) Management Information System
5 13 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.45%) Mathematics
7 10 (4.05%) IPTV
8 7 (2.83%) iPad
9 6 (2.43%) Replication
10 4 (1.62%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.21%) IVR
11 3 (1.21%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.81%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.40%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 86 (34.82%) Linux
2 61 (24.70%) Windows
3 22 (8.91%) Unix
3 22 (8.91%) Windows Server
4 16 (6.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (5.67%) Solaris
6 10 (4.05%) Windows 7
6 10 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.83%) Debian
8 6 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.02%) Windows NT
10 4 (1.62%) CentOS
11 3 (1.21%) AIX
11 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.21%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.40%) VMS
12 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.10%) Load Balancing
2 35 (14.17%) Network Design
3 32 (12.96%) ITIL
4 27 (10.93%) WAN Optimisation
5 25 (10.12%) High Availability
6 24 (9.72%) Information Security
7 23 (9.31%) Presales
8 14 (5.67%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (5.67%) Computer Security
8 14 (5.67%) Operations Management
8 14 (5.67%) Security Architecture
8 14 (5.67%) Software Deployment
9 13 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (5.26%) Change Control
9 13 (5.26%) Migration
9 13 (5.26%) Project Management
10 11 (4.45%) Case Management
10 11 (4.45%) Customer Engagement
10 11 (4.45%) Network Architecture
10 11 (4.45%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (10.93%) Bash Shell
2 21 (8.50%) Python
3 15 (6.07%) Perl
4 10 (4.05%) PowerShell
5 7 (2.83%) SQL
6 4 (1.62%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.21%) C
7 3 (1.21%) PHP
7 3 (1.21%) PHP 5
8 2 (0.81%) C++
9 1 (0.40%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.40%) C#
9 1 (0.40%) Java
9 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.40%) VB
9 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 153 (61.94%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (38.87%) CCNP
3 87 (35.22%) CCNA
4 48 (19.43%) CCIE
5 35 (14.17%) Security Cleared
6 33 (13.36%) SC Cleared
7 23 (9.31%) Degree
8 14 (5.67%) CCDA
8 14 (5.67%) CCDP
8 14 (5.67%) CCSA
8 14 (5.67%) CCSE
8 14 (5.67%) CCSP
9 12 (4.86%) JNCIP
10 11 (4.45%) JNCIA
11 10 (4.05%) JNCIE
12 9 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (3.24%) CISSP
13 8 (3.24%) MCSE
13 8 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (2.83%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.29%) PCI DSS
2 17 (6.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (6.48%) SLA
4 14 (5.67%) FISMA
5 7 (2.83%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.81%) ISO27002
6 2 (0.81%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 38 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (8.50%) Hyper-V
3 15 (6.07%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.24%) vSphere
5 7 (2.83%) Xen
6 6 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.21%) Snort
8 2 (0.81%) iptables
8 2 (0.81%) NFS
8 2 (0.81%) vCloud
9 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.40%) KVM
9 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.40%) UAG
9 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (4.05%) SELinux
2 9 (3.64%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (3.64%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (2.83%) Nagios
4 4 (1.62%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.62%) Puppet
4 4 (1.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.21%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.81%) Munin
6 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.40%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 179 (72.47%) Cisco
2 78 (31.58%) Juniper
3 53 (21.46%) VMware
4 34 (13.77%) F5
5 33 (13.36%) CheckPoint
6 30 (12.15%) Palo Alto
7 13 (5.26%) HP
8 12 (4.86%) Brocade
8 12 (4.86%) Microsoft
9 11 (4.45%) Extreme Networks
10 10 (4.05%) Avaya
10 10 (4.05%) Barracuda Networks
10 10 (4.05%) SolarWinds
11 9 (3.64%) Meraki
11 9 (3.64%) SAP
12 8 (3.24%) Aruba
12 8 (3.24%) Google
13 7 (2.83%) WatchGuard
14 6 (2.43%) ProCurve
14 6 (2.43%) Riverbed
Southampton
TDA Group
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
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: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28500.00 - £35000.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
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