The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank - 92 82
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.21% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.03% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IPsec
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
176 194 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.59% 20.62% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 171 144 150
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £29,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

IPsec
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Southampton region.

IPsec Salary Trend in Southampton

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) IronPort

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) FCoE
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IronPort
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) VMware