The table below looks at the statistics for IKE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IKE over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Key Exchange (IKE)
Rank 868 868 850
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Permanent jobs citing IKE 7 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.009% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.037% 0.055% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 15
Average salary £59,500 £80,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.62% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £54,500 £80,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-31.87% +45.45%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19137 18089 21512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.99% 16.95% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15313 14187 17546
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IKE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IKE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IKE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IKE within the UK.

IKE Salary Trend in the UK

IKE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IKE over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 within the UK.

IKE Salary Histogram in the UK

IKE
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IKE within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 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
England -2 7 £59,500 -25.62% 2
London +25 3 £100,000 - 1
Reading - 3 £59,000 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £59,000 - 1
South East - 3 £59,000 - 1
Manchester +4 1 £31,500 -
North West -5 1 £31,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £81,500 -

IKE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing IKE 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 IKE.

1 8 (50.00%) VPN
1 8 (50.00%) SSL
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
1 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
1 8 (50.00%) IPsec
2 7 (43.75%) Frame Relay
2 7 (43.75%) VLAN
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (43.75%) MPLS
2 7 (43.75%) OSPF
2 7 (43.75%) BGP
2 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
2 7 (43.75%) IGRP
2 7 (43.75%) TACACS
2 7 (43.75%) H.323
2 7 (43.75%) IPv6
2 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) VoIP
2 7 (43.75%) POP3
2 7 (43.75%) SMTP
2 7 (43.75%) DHCP
2 7 (43.75%) IPX
2 7 (43.75%) IPX/SPX
2 7 (43.75%) PPP
2 7 (43.75%) RIP
2 7 (43.75%) SNMP
2 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (43.75%) HSRP

IKE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing IKE 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 IKE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) VPN
1 8 (50.00%) SSL
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
1 8 (50.00%) IPsec
2 7 (43.75%) Frame Relay
2 7 (43.75%) VLAN
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (43.75%) MPLS
2 7 (43.75%) OSPF
2 7 (43.75%) BGP
2 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
2 7 (43.75%) IGRP
2 7 (43.75%) TACACS
2 7 (43.75%) H.323
2 7 (43.75%) IPv6
2 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) VoIP
2 7 (43.75%) POP3
2 7 (43.75%) SMTP
2 7 (43.75%) DHCP
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Security Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Network Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Logistics
3 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCIE
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) CCDA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
1 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) F5
London
Omnio Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago