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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 318 251 332
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +81
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 122 185 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.88% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.46% 3.98% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 102 142 98
Average salary £44,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.50% +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 £43,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +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
4959 4648 5336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.54% 22.00% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3653 3619 4358
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 £60,500 £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 19 September 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 September 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
Hampshire +11 45 £44,500 -31.53% 9
Berkshire -35 36 £42,500 -29.16% 8
Surrey -25 27 £44,500 -11.00% 5
Kent +1 5 £60,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire -7 5 £43,000 -16.50%
Oxfordshire +4 2 £54,750 -
West Sussex -18 1 £47,500 +41.79%
East Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 170 (75.56%) VPN
1 170 (75.56%) Firewall
2 162 (72.00%) Cisco
3 122 (54.22%) Cisco Certification
4 107 (47.56%) SSL
5 89 (39.56%) BGP
6 87 (38.67%) MPLS
6 87 (38.67%) TCP/IP
7 84 (37.33%) OSPF
8 81 (36.00%) CCNP
8 81 (36.00%) VMware
9 77 (34.22%) Linux
10 73 (32.44%) DNS
11 65 (28.89%) WAN
12 64 (28.44%) CCNA
12 64 (28.44%) F5
13 62 (27.56%) Windows
14 60 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 58 (25.78%) VoIP
16 52 (23.11%) Network Security
17 47 (20.89%) Network Management
18 45 (20.00%) vSphere
18 45 (20.00%) SAN
19 43 (19.11%) Microsoft
20 42 (18.67%) LAN
20 42 (18.67%) ITIL
21 41 (18.22%) Telecoms
22 40 (17.78%) Cisco IOS
23 39 (17.33%) SNMP
24 38 (16.89%) Cisco Nexus

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.11%) Lync
3 10 (4.44%) IIS
4 9 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.22%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.22%) Apache
7 5 (2.22%) K2 blackpearl
8 4 (1.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.89%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.89%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.89%) nginx
9 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.11%) SaaS
1 7 (3.11%) PaaS
1 7 (3.11%) IaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 170 (75.56%) VPN
1 170 (75.56%) Firewall
2 107 (47.56%) SSL
3 89 (39.56%) BGP
4 87 (38.67%) MPLS
4 87 (38.67%) TCP/IP
5 84 (37.33%) OSPF
6 73 (32.44%) DNS
7 65 (28.89%) WAN
8 58 (25.78%) VoIP
9 52 (23.11%) Network Security
10 45 (20.00%) SAN
11 42 (18.67%) LAN
12 40 (17.78%) Cisco IOS
13 39 (17.33%) SNMP
14 38 (16.89%) Cisco Nexus
15 36 (16.00%) PPP
16 33 (14.67%) SMTP
16 33 (14.67%) VLAN
17 30 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.11%) MySQL
2 10 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 41 (18.22%) Telecoms
2 21 (9.33%) Retail
3 11 (4.89%) Finance
4 7 (3.11%) Billing
4 7 (3.11%) Banking
4 7 (3.11%) French Language
5 4 (1.78%) Marketing
6 2 (0.89%) Back Office
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (31.56%) Network Engineer
2 26 (11.56%) Consultant
3 24 (10.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (10.22%) Support Engineer
5 22 (9.78%) Security Engineer
6 19 (8.44%) NOC Engineer
6 19 (8.44%) Network Security Engineer
7 17 (7.56%) Network Consultant
8 16 (7.11%) 3rd Line Support
9 15 (6.67%) Security Consultant
9 15 (6.67%) Design Engineer
9 15 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
9 15 (6.67%) Senior Design Engineer
10 14 (6.22%) Senior Network Engineer
11 12 (5.33%) Senior Security Engineer
12 11 (4.89%) Telecoms Engineer
13 10 (4.44%) Network Design Engineer
13 10 (4.44%) Senior Network Design Engineer
13 10 (4.44%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.11%) .NET
2 4 (1.78%) CSS
2 4 (1.78%) RSS
2 4 (1.78%) Middleware
2 4 (1.78%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.89%) Memcached
4 1 (0.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.44%) Video Conferencing
2 14 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.11%) iPad
3 7 (3.11%) Smartphone
4 5 (2.22%) Statistics
4 5 (2.22%) iPhone
4 5 (2.22%) Thin Client
4 5 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.22%) Clustering
4 5 (2.22%) PKI
4 5 (2.22%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.33%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.33%) Open Source
6 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.89%) Firmware
6 2 (0.89%) SecurID
7 1 (0.44%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.44%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.44%) Social Media
7 1 (0.44%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 77 (34.22%) Linux
2 62 (27.56%) Windows
3 28 (12.44%) CentOS
4 21 (9.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (8.44%) UNIX
6 14 (6.22%) Windows 7
6 14 (6.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.44%) Windows XP
8 9 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.67%) Windows Vista
10 5 (2.22%) Android
10 5 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.78%) Windows Phone
11 4 (1.78%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.33%) OpenBSD
12 3 (1.33%) Solaris
13 2 (0.89%) AIX
13 2 (0.89%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.89%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.89%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (20.89%) Network Management
2 42 (18.67%) ITIL
3 32 (14.22%) Load Balancing
4 25 (11.11%) Network Design
5 19 (8.44%) Kalman Filter
6 17 (7.56%) Service Delivery
7 16 (7.11%) Change Management
8 11 (4.89%) Service Management
9 9 (4.00%) Validation
9 9 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (4.00%) Change Control
10 8 (3.56%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (3.56%) Project Management
11 7 (3.11%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.11%) Capacity Management
11 7 (3.11%) Time Management
12 6 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (2.67%) People Management
12 6 (2.67%) Problem Management
13 5 (2.22%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.33%) Perl
2 15 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 14 (6.22%) Python
4 10 (4.44%) SQL
5 7 (3.11%) Ruby
6 6 (2.67%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.67%) VBScript
6 6 (2.67%) PHP
7 5 (2.22%) C++
8 3 (1.33%) Java
8 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.44%) C
9 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.44%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 122 (54.22%) Cisco Certification
2 81 (36.00%) CCNP
3 64 (28.44%) CCNA
4 32 (14.22%) Security Cleared
5 23 (10.22%) Degree
6 21 (9.33%) CCIE
7 16 (7.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (4.44%) JNCIA
9 8 (3.56%) CCSP
10 7 (3.11%) SC Cleared
11 6 (2.67%) CCDP
12 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (2.22%) DV Cleared
13 4 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.78%) CISSP
13 4 (1.78%) CCDA
13 4 (1.78%) CCIP
14 3 (1.33%) MCSE
15 2 (0.89%) CISM
15 2 (0.89%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (8.89%) SLA
3 16 (7.11%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.78%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 60 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (20.00%) vSphere
3 28 (12.44%) Active Directory
4 24 (10.67%) vCloud
5 21 (9.33%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 11 (4.89%) Hyper-V
8 7 (3.11%) Snort
9 6 (2.67%) XenApp
10 5 (2.22%) XenDesktop
10 5 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.89%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.89%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.89%) Squid
11 2 (0.89%) KVM
12 1 (0.44%) GPFS
12 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.44%) NFS
12 1 (0.44%) OpenSSH
12 1 (0.44%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 15 (6.67%) Zenoss
2 8 (3.56%) SCCM
3 5 (2.22%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.22%) Tivoli
3 5 (2.22%) MOM
3 5 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (2.22%) OpenView
3 5 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (1.78%) Nagios
4 4 (1.78%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (1.33%) SCOM
5 3 (1.33%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (1.33%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.89%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.89%) Legato
6 2 (0.89%) AppManager
6 2 (0.89%) WSUS
7 1 (0.44%) Nessus
7 1 (0.44%) Cacti
7 1 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 162 (72.00%) Cisco
2 81 (36.00%) VMware
3 64 (28.44%) F5
4 43 (19.11%) Microsoft
5 34 (15.11%) Juniper
6 29 (12.89%) CheckPoint
7 19 (8.44%) HP
8 13 (5.78%) Polycom
9 12 (5.33%) Fortinet
9 12 (5.33%) Citrix
10 9 (4.00%) Symantec
11 8 (3.56%) Avaya
11 8 (3.56%) Dell
11 8 (3.56%) Oracle
12 6 (2.67%) IBM
12 6 (2.67%) Huawei
13 5 (2.22%) Meridio
13 5 (2.22%) Veritas
13 5 (2.22%) Lumension
14 4 (1.78%) NETGEAR
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Anantha
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits and training
Posted: 12 days ago
Eastleigh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and car allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
South East
F5 Networks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Eastleigh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and car allowance
Posted: 23 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 26 days ago