The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 557 611 684
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +73
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 433 403 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 1.97% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 382 348 230
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
17871 20473 20505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.31% 18.25% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14818 16231 16240
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IPsec
Salary Trend

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

IPsec Salary Trend in the UK

IPsec
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 within the UK.

IPsec Salary Histogram in the UK

IPsec
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 415 £46,000 -8.00% 47
South East +35 152 £45,000 -5.26% 14
London -13 142 £55,000 - 17
Berkshire +34 52 £50,000 - 2
City of London +48 34 £60,000 -4.00% 4
Hampshire +20 34 £37,500 -10.71% 3
Yorkshire +24 33 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Surrey -5 29 £47,000 +5.61% 5
East of England +32 27 £55,500 +19.48%
West Midlands -12 26 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Reading +17 22 £50,000 -
South West -6 20 £37,500 -15.73% 6
Buckinghamshire +24 18 £29,500 -41.00% 3
West Yorkshire +16 17 £32,500 -31.57% 2
Leeds +14 17 £32,500 -35.00% 2
North Yorkshire +8 15 £40,000 -11.11%
York +1 13 £40,000 +14.28%
Birmingham -20 12 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Worcestershire - 11 £50,000 - 1
Redditch - 11 £50,000 - 1
Newbury - 11 £45,000 -
North West +27 10 £41,000 -13.68% 4
Manchester +15 10 £41,000 -3.52% 3
Guildford +10 10 £65,000 +6.12% 2
Scotland -2 9 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Winchester - 9 £32,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +16 8 £65,000 +136.36%
Essex +12 8 £58,750 +23.68%
East Midlands +14 7 £39,000 -13.33%
Wiltshire +2 7 £35,000 -24.32%

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IPsec.

1 619 (75.40%) Firewall
2 609 (74.18%) VPN
3 596 (72.59%) Cisco
4 402 (48.96%) MPLS
5 391 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
6 385 (46.89%) WAN
7 380 (46.29%) BGP
8 377 (45.92%) OSPF
9 335 (40.80%) SSL
10 328 (39.95%) LAN
11 293 (35.69%) CCNP
12 288 (35.08%) Juniper
13 255 (31.06%) Cisco ASA
14 236 (28.75%) Data Centre
15 224 (27.28%) VLAN
16 222 (27.04%) Windows
17 211 (25.70%) CheckPoint
18 210 (25.58%) Linux
19 201 (24.48%) CCNA
20 196 (23.87%) VMware
21 195 (23.75%) Wireless
22 185 (22.53%) TCP/IP
23 184 (22.41%) EIGRP
24 183 (22.29%) DNS
25 182 (22.17%) Network Security
26 156 (19.00%) VoIP
27 155 (18.88%) Load Balancing
27 155 (18.88%) F5
28 152 (18.51%) Cisco Nexus
29 147 (17.90%) VMware Infrastructure

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 81 (9.87%) MS Exchange
2 78 (9.50%) Skype for Business
3 45 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 33 (4.02%) IIS
6 23 (2.80%) Apache
7 22 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (2.07%) OpenStack
9 11 (1.34%) nginx
10 10 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (0.73%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.61%) Confluence
12 5 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.37%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.37%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.37%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.24%) MediaWiki
15 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.12%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 48 (5.85%) MS Office
2 45 (5.48%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.37%) Documaker
3 1 (0.12%) Line 500
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
3 1 (0.12%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 53 (6.46%) IaaS
2 31 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (3.29%) SaaS
4 24 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (2.31%) Office 365
6 16 (1.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (1.46%) Mimecast
8 9 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.10%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.37%) GitHub
10 3 (0.37%) PaaS
10 3 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 619 (75.40%) Firewall
2 609 (74.18%) VPN
3 402 (48.96%) MPLS
4 385 (46.89%) WAN
5 380 (46.29%) BGP
6 377 (45.92%) OSPF
7 335 (40.80%) SSL
8 328 (39.95%) LAN
9 255 (31.06%) Cisco ASA
10 224 (27.28%) VLAN
11 195 (23.75%) Wireless
12 185 (22.53%) TCP/IP
13 184 (22.41%) EIGRP
14 183 (22.29%) DNS
15 182 (22.17%) Network Security
16 156 (19.00%) VoIP
17 152 (18.51%) Cisco Nexus
18 133 (16.20%) DHCP
19 105 (12.79%) Cisco IOS
20 97 (11.81%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.29%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.19%) MySQL
3 13 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.49%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.37%) Big Data
6 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.24%) DB2
7 2 (0.24%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.12%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.12%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.12%) Redis
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.12%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 10 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (0.97%) Jenkins
2 8 (0.97%) JIRA
3 5 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.49%) Subversion
5 3 (0.37%) Gerrit
5 3 (0.37%) Hudson
5 3 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.12%) GitLab
6 1 (0.12%) Gradle
6 1 (0.12%) Maven
6 1 (0.12%) NUnit
6 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.12%) VisualVM
General
1 117 (14.25%) Finance
2 111 (13.52%) Telecoms
3 37 (4.51%) Banking
3 37 (4.51%) Marketing
4 27 (3.29%) German Language
5 22 (2.68%) French Language
6 15 (1.83%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.71%) Italian Language
7 14 (1.71%) Retail
8 12 (1.46%) Billing
8 12 (1.46%) Electronics
8 12 (1.46%) Legal
8 12 (1.46%) Online Betting
9 11 (1.34%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.97%) Japanese Language
11 7 (0.85%) Advertising
11 7 (0.85%) Publishing
12 6 (0.73%) Law
13 1 (0.12%) Games
13 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 307 (37.39%) Network Engineer
2 105 (12.79%) Consultant
3 95 (11.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 92 (11.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 86 (10.48%) Senior Network Engineer
6 80 (9.74%) Analyst
7 65 (7.92%) Security Engineer
8 54 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 51 (6.21%) Architect
10 45 (5.48%) Network Analyst
10 45 (5.48%) Network Security Engineer
10 45 (5.48%) Network Support
11 44 (5.36%) Network Architect
11 44 (5.36%) Support Engineer
12 40 (4.87%) Network Consultant
13 39 (4.75%) IT Engineer
14 36 (4.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 35 (4.26%) Cisco Consultant
15 35 (4.26%) Cisco Network Consultant
15 35 (4.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (4.02%) 802.1X
2 32 (3.90%) XMPP
3 13 (1.58%) LAMP
4 9 (1.10%) Web Services
5 7 (0.85%) Ultra Messaging
6 5 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (0.49%) J2EE
7 4 (0.49%) SOAP
8 3 (0.37%) HTML
8 3 (0.37%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (0.37%) Middleware
8 3 (0.37%) RESTful
8 3 (0.37%) RFC 2833
8 3 (0.37%) YAML
9 2 (0.24%) CSS
9 2 (0.24%) JTAPI
9 2 (0.24%) REST
9 2 (0.24%) TAPI
9 2 (0.24%) WAP
10 1 (0.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 236 (28.75%) Data Centre
2 60 (7.31%) PKI
3 59 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (4.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 28 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 26 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 26 (3.17%) RSA SecurID
7 18 (2.19%) Clustering
8 15 (1.83%) Private Cloud
9 13 (1.58%) iPad
9 13 (1.58%) User Experience
10 12 (1.46%) Enterprise Cloud
10 12 (1.46%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.34%) HP StoreVirtual
12 10 (1.22%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.10%) IPTV
13 9 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
14 7 (0.85%) Driving Licence
14 7 (0.85%) Replication
15 5 (0.61%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 222 (27.04%) Windows
2 210 (25.58%) Linux
3 88 (10.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 85 (10.35%) Windows Server
4 85 (10.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (8.04%) Unix
6 55 (6.70%) Windows 7
7 37 (4.51%) Mac OS
8 29 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (3.17%) Debian
10 25 (3.05%) Solaris
11 21 (2.56%) CentOS
12 20 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (1.10%) Android
13 9 (1.10%) Windows 2000
13 9 (1.10%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.85%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.73%) Windows NT
16 4 (0.49%) AIX
16 4 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (18.88%) Load Balancing
2 118 (14.37%) ITIL
3 106 (12.91%) Network Design
4 77 (9.38%) Presales
5 62 (7.55%) High Availability
6 58 (7.06%) Network Monitoring
7 56 (6.82%) Migration
8 54 (6.58%) WAN Optimisation
9 49 (5.97%) Mentoring
10 48 (5.85%) Network Management
10 48 (5.85%) Project Management
11 45 (5.48%) Information Security
12 38 (4.63%) DDoS Mitigation
13 37 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 37 (4.51%) Service Delivery
14 30 (3.65%) Time Management
15 26 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
15 26 (3.17%) Product Management
16 25 (3.05%) Network Architecture
16 25 (3.05%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 54 (6.58%) Bash Shell
2 49 (5.97%) Python
3 26 (3.17%) Perl
4 21 (2.56%) SQL
5 19 (2.31%) PowerShell
6 17 (2.07%) PHP
7 16 (1.95%) C
8 15 (1.83%) Ruby
9 13 (1.58%) VB
10 10 (1.22%) Java
11 7 (0.85%) PHP 5
11 7 (0.85%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.85%) VBScript
12 5 (0.61%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.49%) C++
14 2 (0.24%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.12%) Tcl
15 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 391 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 293 (35.69%) CCNP
3 201 (24.48%) CCNA
4 107 (13.03%) CCIE
5 77 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 74 (9.01%) SC Cleared
7 64 (7.80%) CCSA
7 64 (7.80%) Degree
8 39 (4.75%) CISSP
8 39 (4.75%) JNCIP
9 38 (4.63%) CCSE
9 38 (4.63%) JNCIA
10 37 (4.51%) CCDP
10 37 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 35 (4.26%) CCDA
11 35 (4.26%) MCSE
12 27 (3.29%) CCSP
13 26 (3.17%) JNCIE
13 26 (3.17%) MCSA
14 24 (2.92%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (7.55%) SLA
2 46 (5.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (4.02%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.58%) FISMA
5 7 (0.85%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.85%) JSP 440
6 5 (0.61%) HIPAA
6 5 (0.61%) QA
7 4 (0.49%) COBIT
8 2 (0.24%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.24%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 147 (17.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 139 (16.93%) Active Directory
3 83 (10.11%) Hyper-V
4 44 (5.36%) XenApp
5 22 (2.68%) vSphere
6 16 (1.95%) BitLocker
7 14 (1.71%) vCloud
8 13 (1.58%) Xen
9 12 (1.46%) NFS
10 11 (1.34%) Docker
11 10 (1.22%) KVM
12 8 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
12 8 (0.97%) Samba
13 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (0.85%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.85%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.73%) iptables
15 5 (0.61%) VMware ESX
15 5 (0.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 30 (3.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 28 (3.41%) Nagios
3 25 (3.05%) FortiGate
4 22 (2.68%) Puppet
5 18 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (2.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 17 (2.07%) SolarWinds Orion
7 16 (1.95%) Cacti
7 16 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
7 16 (1.95%) Windows Intune
8 15 (1.83%) SELinux
9 14 (1.71%) Ansible
9 14 (1.71%) SCCM
9 14 (1.71%) SCOM
10 12 (1.46%) CiscoWorks
11 11 (1.34%) Cisco UCCX
11 11 (1.34%) ITRS Geneos
12 10 (1.22%) Backup Exec
12 10 (1.22%) Salt
12 10 (1.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 596 (72.59%) Cisco
2 288 (35.08%) Juniper
3 211 (25.70%) CheckPoint
4 196 (23.87%) VMware
5 155 (18.88%) F5
6 113 (13.76%) Palo Alto
7 88 (10.72%) Microsoft
8 83 (10.11%) Citrix
9 80 (9.74%) SolarWinds
10 70 (8.53%) HP
11 50 (6.09%) Brocade
11 50 (6.09%) Fortinet
12 37 (4.51%) Riverbed
13 35 (4.26%) Red Hat
14 26 (3.17%) Dell
15 24 (2.92%) Avaya
15 24 (2.92%) Splunk
16 23 (2.80%) EMC
16 23 (2.80%) Ipanema Technologies
17 22 (2.68%) Symantec
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits 8% Bonus, Overtime
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £55,000 per annum competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28500.00 - £35000.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £27000 per annum + £4k Shift Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension (pro-rata)
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car + Phone + Laptop
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Doncaster Council
Salary: From £45,482 to £48,461 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Atos
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + extensive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Intelerad
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Polycom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
Surevine
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Red61 Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago