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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 81 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.74% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 1.13% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +91.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
180 177 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.25% 19.78% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 155 155 188
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) Cisco
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (92.86%) MPLS
1 13 (92.86%) BGP
2 11 (78.57%) Retail
3 10 (71.43%) CCIE
3 10 (71.43%) F5
3 10 (71.43%) HSRP
4 7 (50.00%) Middleware
4 7 (50.00%) UNIX
4 7 (50.00%) French Language
4 7 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (42.86%) CCNP
6 4 (28.57%) HTTP
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) SSL
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
7 3 (21.43%) FTP
7 3 (21.43%) IPX
7 3 (21.43%) PPP
7 3 (21.43%) SNMP
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) LDAP
7 3 (21.43%) ATM
7 3 (21.43%) ISDN
7 3 (21.43%) LAN
7 3 (21.43%) WLAN
7 3 (21.43%) WAN

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) MPLS
1 13 (92.86%) BGP
2 10 (71.43%) HSRP
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) HTTP
4 3 (21.43%) IPX
4 3 (21.43%) PPP
4 3 (21.43%) SNMP
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) LDAP
4 3 (21.43%) ATM
4 3 (21.43%) ISDN
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) WLAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) SSL
4 3 (21.43%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
General
1 11 (78.57%) Retail
2 7 (50.00%) French Language
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Architect
1 10 (71.43%) Network Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Network Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
1 3 (21.43%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
1 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
1 3 (21.43%) Time Management
1 3 (21.43%) Budget Control
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
1 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (21.43%) People Management
2 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
2 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C++
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCIE
3 6 (42.86%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Apple