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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 306 337 266
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -71
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 145 117 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.52% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% 2.30% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 109 95 140
Average salary £46,000 £44,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.37% -4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £59,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
4253 5090 4837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.75% 22.56% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3409 3776 3748
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015. 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 +25 58 £45,000 - 6
Hampshire +20 36 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Surrey +16 27 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Oxfordshire +12 11 £50,750 -7.30%
Middlesex - 8 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire -11 4 £45,000 -0.55%
West Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
East Sussex +16 1 £50,000 +14.28%
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

1 218 (76.49%) VPN
2 216 (75.79%) Cisco
3 209 (73.33%) Firewall
4 141 (49.47%) Cisco Certification
5 124 (43.51%) WAN
6 120 (42.11%) BGP
7 117 (41.05%) LAN
8 114 (40.00%) DNS
9 109 (38.25%) SSL
10 107 (37.54%) Linux
11 98 (34.39%) OSPF
11 98 (34.39%) Cisco ASA
12 93 (32.63%) MPLS
12 93 (32.63%) VoIP
13 92 (32.28%) TCP/IP
14 87 (30.53%) Windows
15 82 (28.77%) VMware
16 81 (28.42%) CCNP
17 75 (26.32%) Data Centre
18 72 (25.26%) CCNA
19 64 (22.46%) Wireless
20 60 (21.05%) VLAN
21 56 (19.65%) EIGRP
22 55 (19.30%) Juniper
23 54 (18.95%) Network Security
23 54 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
24 53 (18.60%) ITIL
24 53 (18.60%) Telecoms
25 51 (17.89%) Microsoft
26 49 (17.19%) F5

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 18 (6.32%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.75%) OpenStack
4 5 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.05%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.05%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.35%) IIS
7 1 (0.35%) Lync
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.16%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.70%) Office 365
6 1 (0.35%) IaaS
6 1 (0.35%) SaaS
6 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 218 (76.49%) VPN
2 209 (73.33%) Firewall
3 124 (43.51%) WAN
4 120 (42.11%) BGP
5 117 (41.05%) LAN
6 114 (40.00%) DNS
7 109 (38.25%) SSL
8 98 (34.39%) OSPF
8 98 (34.39%) Cisco ASA
9 93 (32.63%) MPLS
9 93 (32.63%) VoIP
10 92 (32.28%) TCP/IP
11 64 (22.46%) Wireless
12 60 (21.05%) VLAN
13 56 (19.65%) EIGRP
14 54 (18.95%) Network Security
15 45 (15.79%) SAN
16 41 (14.39%) Internet
17 38 (13.33%) DHCP
17 38 (13.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.35%) MySQL
General
1 53 (18.60%) Telecoms
2 29 (10.18%) Finance
3 10 (3.51%) Marketing
4 8 (2.81%) Games
5 6 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.11%) Electronics
5 6 (2.11%) Retail
6 3 (1.05%) Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Military
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.35%) Automotive
8 1 (0.35%) Law
8 1 (0.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 105 (36.84%) Network Engineer
2 38 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 23 (8.07%) Consultant
4 22 (7.72%) Architect
5 20 (7.02%) Technical Architect
5 20 (7.02%) Senior Network Engineer
6 19 (6.67%) Network Administrator
6 19 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (6.67%) Administrator
7 17 (5.96%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 14 (4.91%) Analyst
9 13 (4.56%) Security Engineer
10 12 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (4.21%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (3.51%) Network Support
12 9 (3.16%) Support Analyst
12 9 (3.16%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (3.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 8 (2.81%) Cloud Consultant
13 8 (2.81%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.82%) 802.1X
2 22 (7.72%) Web Services
3 18 (6.32%) JTAPI
3 18 (6.32%) TAPI
4 17 (5.96%) .NET
5 15 (5.26%) HTML
5 15 (5.26%) Ajax
6 13 (4.56%) CCXML
6 13 (4.56%) VXML
7 3 (1.05%) Servlets
7 3 (1.05%) J2EE
8 1 (0.35%) CSS
8 1 (0.35%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.35%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 75 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 36 (12.63%) PKI
3 26 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.56%) IVR
5 8 (2.81%) Private Cloud
6 7 (2.46%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.75%) DTV
9 4 (1.40%) Tandem
10 3 (1.05%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.70%) User Experience
11 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.35%) Statistics
12 1 (0.35%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.35%) CESG
12 1 (0.35%) Clustering
12 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 107 (37.54%) Linux
2 87 (30.53%) Windows
3 26 (9.12%) CentOS
4 23 (8.07%) UNIX
5 21 (7.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.16%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.16%) Windows 8
7 7 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.75%) Solaris
9 4 (1.40%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.35%) SUSE
12 1 (0.35%) Debian
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.60%) ITIL
2 42 (14.74%) Load Balancing
3 34 (11.93%) Network Design
4 24 (8.42%) Configuration Management
5 23 (8.07%) Network Management
6 22 (7.72%) Capacity Planning
6 22 (7.72%) Project Management
7 21 (7.37%) CRM
7 21 (7.37%) Information Security
8 19 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
9 15 (5.26%) Network Architecture
10 13 (4.56%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (3.86%) Mentoring
11 11 (3.86%) Supplier Management
12 10 (3.51%) Migration
13 9 (3.16%) Process Management
13 9 (3.16%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (3.16%) Performance Analysis
13 9 (3.16%) Change Control
14 8 (2.81%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (10.53%) Perl
2 29 (10.18%) Python
3 18 (6.32%) Bash Shell
4 17 (5.96%) Java
5 15 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 13 (4.56%) C
7 10 (3.51%) Ruby
8 8 (2.81%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.46%) Tcl
10 6 (2.11%) VB
10 6 (2.11%) SQL
11 3 (1.05%) VBScript
11 3 (1.05%) PHP
11 3 (1.05%) Ada
11 3 (1.05%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 141 (49.47%) Cisco Certification
2 81 (28.42%) CCNP
3 72 (25.26%) CCNA
4 29 (10.18%) Security Cleared
5 28 (9.82%) Degree
6 23 (8.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 23 (8.07%) CCIE
7 14 (4.91%) CCSP
8 13 (4.56%) SC Cleared
9 10 (3.51%) JNCIS
9 10 (3.51%) JNCIP
10 9 (3.16%) JNCIA
10 9 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (2.46%) CCIP
12 6 (2.11%) CCDP
13 5 (1.75%) MCSE
13 5 (1.75%) CEH
14 4 (1.40%) CISA
14 4 (1.40%) SAP Certification
14 4 (1.40%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.23%) PCI DSS
2 11 (3.86%) SLA
3 4 (1.40%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.70%) FISMA
System Software
1 54 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (10.53%) vCloud
3 29 (10.18%) vSphere
4 20 (7.02%) Hyper-V
5 19 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 19 (6.67%) Firmware
6 8 (2.81%) BitLocker
7 7 (2.46%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.75%) FreeRADIUS
8 5 (1.75%) Snort
8 5 (1.75%) iptables
9 1 (0.35%) pfSense
9 1 (0.35%) MDaemon
9 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.35%) XenApp
9 1 (0.35%) XenServer
9 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (5.96%) FortiGate
2 14 (4.91%) CiscoWorks
3 11 (3.86%) SCCM
4 10 (3.51%) SCOM
5 9 (3.16%) SCVMM
5 9 (3.16%) Nagios
5 9 (3.16%) SELinux
6 8 (2.81%) Windows Intune
6 8 (2.81%) SCDPM
6 8 (2.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 8 (2.81%) SCSM
7 5 (1.75%) Puppet
7 5 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.40%) Check_MK
8 4 (1.40%) vMotion
8 4 (1.40%) Cisco IPCC
8 4 (1.40%) WMI
9 3 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 216 (75.79%) Cisco
2 82 (28.77%) VMware
3 55 (19.30%) Juniper
4 51 (17.89%) Microsoft
5 49 (17.19%) F5
6 25 (8.77%) Avaya
7 23 (8.07%) HP
8 21 (7.37%) CheckPoint
9 18 (6.32%) Genesys
9 18 (6.32%) Meraki
10 15 (5.26%) Nortel
11 12 (4.21%) SolarWinds
12 11 (3.86%) Websense
13 10 (3.51%) SAP
14 8 (2.81%) Citrix
15 6 (2.11%) Blue Coat
16 5 (1.75%) Red Hat
17 4 (1.40%) Sage
18 3 (1.05%) Sophos
18 3 (1.05%) Nokia
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 16 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum £35,000 to £38,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Search Consultancy
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £63000 - £68000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 17 days ago