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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 307 267 337
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +70
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 138 179 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.85% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.77% 3.93% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 117 132 88
Average salary £44,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.31% +10.58%
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
4974 4552 5265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.75% 21.74% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3661 3547 4272
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 £62,500 £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 2 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 2 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 -28 50 £42,500 -29.16% 9
Hampshire +15 47 £44,500 -22.60% 3
Surrey -44 28 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Kent -8 5 £60,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire -10 4 £41,500 -20.95%
Oxfordshire +4 2 £54,750 +9.50%
West Sussex -16 2 £47,500 +41.79%
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 181 (74.49%) Firewall
2 177 (72.84%) VPN
3 174 (71.60%) Cisco
4 136 (55.97%) Cisco Certification
5 110 (45.27%) SSL
6 101 (41.56%) BGP
7 90 (37.04%) OSPF
7 90 (37.04%) TCP/IP
7 90 (37.04%) VMware
8 89 (36.63%) MPLS
9 88 (36.21%) CCNP
10 79 (32.51%) Linux
11 76 (31.28%) DNS
12 71 (29.22%) WAN
13 70 (28.81%) CCNA
14 68 (27.98%) VMware Infrastructure
15 65 (26.75%) F5
16 64 (26.34%) Windows
17 60 (24.69%) Network Security
18 55 (22.63%) VoIP
19 54 (22.22%) LAN
20 50 (20.58%) SAN
20 50 (20.58%) vSphere
21 49 (20.16%) Network Management
22 44 (18.11%) Cisco IOS
22 44 (18.11%) Microsoft
22 44 (18.11%) ITIL
22 44 (18.11%) Telecoms
23 41 (16.87%) Cisco ASA
24 40 (16.46%) Cisco Nexus

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 26 (10.70%) MS Exchange
2 16 (6.58%) Lync
3 12 (4.94%) IIS
4 10 (4.12%) Apache
4 10 (4.12%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.06%) K2 blackpearl
6 5 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.06%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.65%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.65%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.82%) nginx
8 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.70%) SaaS
1 9 (3.70%) PaaS
1 9 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 181 (74.49%) Firewall
2 177 (72.84%) VPN
3 110 (45.27%) SSL
4 101 (41.56%) BGP
5 90 (37.04%) OSPF
5 90 (37.04%) TCP/IP
6 89 (36.63%) MPLS
7 76 (31.28%) DNS
8 71 (29.22%) WAN
9 60 (24.69%) Network Security
10 55 (22.63%) VoIP
11 54 (22.22%) LAN
12 50 (20.58%) SAN
13 44 (18.11%) Cisco IOS
14 41 (16.87%) Cisco ASA
15 40 (16.46%) Cisco Nexus
16 34 (13.99%) SNMP
17 32 (13.17%) VLAN
17 32 (13.17%) NAS
18 30 (12.35%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.41%) MySQL
2 12 (4.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.06%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 44 (18.11%) Telecoms
2 25 (10.29%) Retail
3 14 (5.76%) Finance
4 8 (3.29%) French Language
5 7 (2.88%) Banking
6 6 (2.47%) Billing
7 5 (2.06%) Marketing
8 2 (0.82%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 80 (32.92%) Network Engineer
2 27 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (10.29%) Consultant
4 24 (9.88%) Support Engineer
5 23 (9.47%) Security Engineer
6 20 (8.23%) Network Security Engineer
7 19 (7.82%) NOC Engineer
8 17 (7.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (6.58%) 3rd Line Support
9 16 (6.58%) Network Consultant
10 14 (5.76%) Design Engineer
10 14 (5.76%) Senior Design Engineer
11 13 (5.35%) Security Consultant
11 13 (5.35%) Senior Network Engineer
11 13 (5.35%) Network Security Consultant
12 11 (4.53%) Senior Security Engineer
12 11 (4.53%) Network Architect
12 11 (4.53%) Architect
12 11 (4.53%) Telecoms Engineer
13 10 (4.12%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.88%) .NET
2 5 (2.06%) Middleware
3 4 (1.65%) CSS
3 4 (1.65%) RSS
3 4 (1.65%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (0.82%) Memcached
5 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.64%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.88%) iPad
4 6 (2.47%) Smartphone
5 5 (2.06%) Clustering
5 5 (2.06%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.06%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.06%) iPhone
5 5 (2.06%) PKI
5 5 (2.06%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.23%) LPAR
6 3 (1.23%) Open Source
6 3 (1.23%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.23%) Statistics
7 2 (0.82%) SecurID
7 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.41%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.41%) SCADA
8 1 (0.41%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 79 (32.51%) Linux
2 64 (26.34%) Windows
3 27 (11.11%) CentOS
4 21 (8.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (8.64%) UNIX
5 14 (5.76%) Windows 7
5 14 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.70%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.47%) Windows Vista
9 5 (2.06%) Android
10 4 (1.65%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.65%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.23%) OpenBSD
11 3 (1.23%) AIX
12 2 (0.82%) Solaris
12 2 (0.82%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.82%) Debian
12 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.16%) Network Management
2 44 (18.11%) ITIL
3 32 (13.17%) Load Balancing
4 27 (11.11%) Network Design
5 20 (8.23%) Change Management
6 16 (6.58%) Kalman Filter
7 15 (6.17%) Service Delivery
8 13 (5.35%) Change Control
9 11 (4.53%) Service Management
10 10 (4.12%) Project Management
10 10 (4.12%) Problem Management
11 9 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (3.70%) Validation
12 8 (3.29%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (2.88%) Time Management
13 7 (2.88%) Capacity Management
13 7 (2.88%) Configuration Management
13 7 (2.88%) Knowledge Management
14 6 (2.47%) Data Security
14 6 (2.47%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (9.47%) Perl
2 15 (6.17%) Shell Script
3 13 (5.35%) SQL
4 12 (4.94%) Python
5 7 (2.88%) Ruby
6 6 (2.47%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.47%) VBScript
6 6 (2.47%) PHP
7 5 (2.06%) C++
7 5 (2.06%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.23%) Java
9 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.41%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 136 (55.97%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (36.21%) CCNP
3 70 (28.81%) CCNA
4 36 (14.81%) Security Cleared
5 26 (10.70%) Degree
6 24 (9.88%) CCIE
7 15 (6.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (4.53%) JNCIA
8 11 (4.53%) CCSP
9 7 (2.88%) CCDP
9 7 (2.88%) SC Cleared
10 6 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (2.06%) DV Cleared
11 5 (2.06%) CISSP
12 4 (1.65%) MCITP
12 4 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.65%) MCSE
13 3 (1.23%) CCDA
13 3 (1.23%) CCIP
13 3 (1.23%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (9.05%) SLA
3 19 (7.82%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.65%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 68 (27.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (20.58%) vSphere
3 29 (11.93%) Active Directory
4 26 (10.70%) vCloud
5 23 (9.47%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (6.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 11 (4.53%) Hyper-V
8 7 (2.88%) Snort
9 6 (2.47%) XenApp
10 5 (2.06%) XenDesktop
10 5 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.23%) NFS
11 3 (1.23%) OpenSSH
11 3 (1.23%) PowerHA
11 3 (1.23%) GPFS
12 2 (0.82%) KVM
12 2 (0.82%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.82%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.82%) Squid
13 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (6.17%) Zenoss
2 8 (3.29%) SCCM
3 7 (2.88%) Nagios
4 5 (2.06%) OpenView
4 5 (2.06%) Tivoli
4 5 (2.06%) MOM
4 5 (2.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (2.06%) SCOM
4 5 (2.06%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (2.06%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (1.65%) Cacti
5 4 (1.65%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (1.65%) AppManager
6 3 (1.23%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.82%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.82%) Legato
7 2 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.82%) WSUS
8 1 (0.41%) Nessus
Vendors
1 174 (71.60%) Cisco
2 90 (37.04%) VMware
3 65 (26.75%) F5
4 44 (18.11%) Microsoft
5 40 (16.46%) Juniper
6 31 (12.76%) CheckPoint
7 20 (8.23%) HP
8 15 (6.17%) Polycom
9 14 (5.76%) Citrix
10 12 (4.94%) Avaya
10 12 (4.94%) Oracle
11 10 (4.12%) Fortinet
12 9 (3.70%) Symantec
12 9 (3.70%) SolarWinds
13 8 (3.29%) Dell
13 8 (3.29%) IBM
14 6 (2.47%) ServiceNow
14 6 (2.47%) Huawei
15 5 (2.06%) Lumension
15 5 (2.06%) Veritas
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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