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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 596 613 590
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 292 372 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.90% 2.11% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 228 329 321
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -

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
15336 17617 20479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 16.64% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12445 14550 16505
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -33 248 £53,000 +6.00% 30
South East +52 98 £43,000 -11.79% 12
London -21 94 £60,000 -14.28% 11
Hampshire +7 27 £47,500 - 5
Surrey +32 21 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Kent - 21 £43,000 -
Scotland +42 19 £36,500 -28.78% 2
East of England +28 18 £42,500 -10.52% 2
North West -14 15 £46,750 +11.30% 2
City of London +20 13 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Birmingham -10 12 £42,500 -5.55%
West Midlands -13 12 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Berkshire +15 10 £55,000 - 3
Manchester -11 10 £46,000 +9.52% 2
Southampton - 9 £32,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +41 8 £77,500 +47.61%
Glasgow +26 8 £37,250 -27.31%
Hertfordshire +12 8 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Reading +11 8 £55,000 -
Dartford - 8 - -
Buckinghamshire +17 7 £38,000 +28.81% 2
Edinburgh - 7 - -
Milton Keynes - 7 £38,000 -
Guildford +23 6 £32,500 -25.71%
Farnborough -17 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Oxted - 6 £29,000 -
West Yorkshire +20 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Yorkshire +11 5 £37,500 -21.05%
East Midlands -3 5 £51,250 +7.89%
Wales -19 5 £40,000 -20.00% 3

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 478 (77.72%) Cisco
2 431 (70.08%) VPN
3 398 (64.72%) Firewall
4 291 (47.32%) MPLS
5 274 (44.55%) LAN
6 273 (44.39%) WAN
7 270 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
8 235 (38.21%) BGP
9 219 (35.61%) Data Centre
10 213 (34.63%) SSL
11 211 (34.31%) OSPF
12 209 (33.98%) Network Security
13 203 (33.01%) CCNP
14 200 (32.52%) Linux
15 189 (30.73%) Windows
16 188 (30.57%) Wireless
17 184 (29.92%) DNS
18 175 (28.46%) TCP/IP
19 165 (26.83%) CheckPoint
20 163 (26.50%) ITIL
21 154 (25.04%) VMware
22 147 (23.90%) VLAN
23 145 (23.58%) DHCP
24 142 (23.09%) Juniper
25 133 (21.63%) F5
26 125 (20.33%) VMware Infrastructure
27 120 (19.51%) VoIP
28 119 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
29 118 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
30 110 (17.89%) EIGRP

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 42 (6.83%) Apache
2 32 (5.20%) MS Exchange
3 31 (5.04%) IIS
4 20 (3.25%) OpenStack
5 17 (2.76%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (0.98%) nginx
7 5 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.65%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.16%) CMS
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.16%) Gunicorn
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.16%) Site Server
10 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.30%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.14%) MS Office
4 4 (0.65%) MS Project
5 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 49 (7.97%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (4.07%) Office 365
4 17 (2.76%) IaaS
4 17 (2.76%) PaaS
5 14 (2.28%) SaaS
6 12 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 9 (1.46%) Amazon S3
9 7 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (0.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.81%) Slack
12 4 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.65%) G Suite
12 4 (0.65%) Route 53
13 3 (0.49%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 431 (70.08%) VPN
2 398 (64.72%) Firewall
3 291 (47.32%) MPLS
4 274 (44.55%) LAN
5 273 (44.39%) WAN
6 235 (38.21%) BGP
7 213 (34.63%) SSL
8 211 (34.31%) OSPF
9 209 (33.98%) Network Security
10 188 (30.57%) Wireless
11 184 (29.92%) DNS
12 175 (28.46%) TCP/IP
13 147 (23.90%) VLAN
14 145 (23.58%) DHCP
15 120 (19.51%) VoIP
16 119 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
17 118 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
18 110 (17.89%) EIGRP
19 104 (16.91%) HSRP
20 103 (16.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.02%) MySQL
2 28 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (2.11%) Couchbase
5 8 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.14%) MongoDB
7 6 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (0.81%) MariaDB
8 5 (0.81%) Redis
9 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.49%) TokuMX
10 2 (0.33%) Big Data
10 2 (0.33%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (1.95%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.14%) Subversion
3 6 (0.98%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.65%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.33%) Grunt
6 1 (0.16%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.16%) JIRA
6 1 (0.16%) NUnit
6 1 (0.16%) Trac
General
1 105 (17.07%) Telecoms
2 50 (8.13%) Finance
3 29 (4.72%) Banking
4 18 (2.93%) Retail
5 17 (2.76%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.44%) Marketing
7 12 (1.95%) Games
8 11 (1.79%) Legal
8 11 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.46%) Electronics
9 9 (1.46%) Publishing
10 6 (0.98%) Online Betting
11 5 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.65%) Billing
12 4 (0.65%) Law
13 3 (0.49%) French Language
14 2 (0.33%) Advertising
14 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 254 (41.30%) Network Engineer
2 70 (11.38%) Security Engineer
3 55 (8.94%) Cisco Engineer
4 54 (8.78%) Architect
4 54 (8.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 51 (8.29%) Analyst
6 50 (8.13%) Senior Network Engineer
7 49 (7.97%) Network Security Engineer
8 43 (6.99%) Support Engineer
9 38 (6.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 33 (5.37%) Network Analyst
11 31 (5.04%) Network Support
12 27 (4.39%) Team Leader
13 26 (4.23%) Network Architect
14 24 (3.90%) Linux Engineer
15 23 (3.74%) Cloud Engineer
15 23 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
15 23 (3.74%) Senior Network Analyst
16 20 (3.25%) Infrastructure Manager
17 19 (3.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (12.52%) 802.1X
2 44 (7.15%) Web Services
3 15 (2.44%) LAPP Stack
4 14 (2.28%) .NET
5 13 (2.11%) PHP-FPM
6 10 (1.63%) HTML
7 8 (1.30%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.30%) LAMP
7 8 (1.30%) Middleware
8 5 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (0.81%) Unreal Engine
9 4 (0.65%) XMPP
10 3 (0.49%) Ajax
10 3 (0.49%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (0.49%) Node.js
10 3 (0.49%) XML
11 2 (0.33%) REST
11 2 (0.33%) RESTful
11 2 (0.33%) RFC 2833
11 2 (0.33%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 219 (35.61%) Data Centre
2 55 (8.94%) Management Information System
3 53 (8.62%) PKI
4 36 (5.85%) Computer Science
5 29 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (4.39%) Clustering
7 22 (3.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 19 (3.09%) User Experience
9 18 (2.93%) Statistics
10 16 (2.60%) Driving Licence
11 13 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
12 12 (1.95%) HP StoreVirtual
13 10 (1.63%) Cryptography
13 10 (1.63%) RSA SecurID
14 8 (1.30%) Mathematics
14 8 (1.30%) PACS
14 8 (1.30%) Replication
15 7 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
15 7 (1.14%) Private Cloud
16 6 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 200 (32.52%) Linux
2 189 (30.73%) Windows
3 65 (10.57%) Windows Server
4 50 (8.13%) CentOS
5 44 (7.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (6.83%) Unix
7 41 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (2.60%) Solaris
10 15 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (2.11%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.14%) Debian
13 6 (0.98%) AIX
13 6 (0.98%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.81%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.65%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.16%) Android
17 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (26.50%) ITIL
2 77 (12.52%) Network Design
3 74 (12.03%) Load Balancing
4 72 (11.71%) Information Security
5 56 (9.11%) Change Management
5 56 (9.11%) Network Management
6 49 (7.97%) Change Control
7 44 (7.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 44 (7.15%) Problem Management
8 41 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 41 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
9 39 (6.34%) Presales
10 37 (6.02%) Security Architecture
11 36 (5.85%) Network Architecture
11 36 (5.85%) Service Management
12 34 (5.53%) High Availability
12 34 (5.53%) Security Management
13 33 (5.37%) ITIL V3
14 32 (5.20%) Network Monitoring
15 31 (5.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (7.97%) Python
2 35 (5.69%) SQL
3 33 (5.37%) Perl
4 28 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 23 (3.74%) PowerShell
6 21 (3.41%) Shell Script
7 19 (3.09%) PHP
8 14 (2.28%) C
9 11 (1.79%) C++
10 10 (1.63%) Java
10 10 (1.63%) VB
10 10 (1.63%) VBScript
11 7 (1.14%) Ruby
12 6 (0.98%) Tcl
13 5 (0.81%) Go
13 5 (0.81%) JavaScript
14 4 (0.65%) Scala
15 1 (0.16%) C#
15 1 (0.16%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 270 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
2 203 (33.01%) CCNP
3 108 (17.56%) CCNA
4 77 (12.52%) Degree
5 63 (10.24%) CCIE
6 50 (8.13%) Security Cleared
7 37 (6.02%) SC Cleared
8 30 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
9 24 (3.90%) CISSP
10 22 (3.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (3.25%) MCSA
12 19 (3.09%) CCSE
13 18 (2.93%) MCSE
14 15 (2.44%) CCDP
14 15 (2.44%) CCSA
14 15 (2.44%) JNCIP
15 14 (2.28%) JNCIA
16 12 (1.95%) GCIH
16 12 (1.95%) GIAC
17 11 (1.79%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (9.59%) PCI DSS
2 46 (7.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (6.02%) SLA
4 16 (2.60%) FISMA
5 10 (1.63%) JSP 440
6 5 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (0.65%) QA
8 2 (0.33%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.33%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.16%) COBIT
9 1 (0.16%) DICOM
9 1 (0.16%) HL7
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.16%) ISO27002
System Software
1 125 (20.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (13.17%) Active Directory
3 45 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 30 (4.88%) vCloud
4 30 (4.88%) vSphere
5 18 (2.93%) pfSense
6 17 (2.76%) Firmware
6 17 (2.76%) Virtual Servers
6 17 (2.76%) VMware ESX
7 16 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 15 (2.44%) Postfix
9 11 (1.79%) KVM
10 9 (1.46%) NFS
11 7 (1.14%) iptables
12 5 (0.81%) GlusterFS
12 5 (0.81%) XenApp
13 4 (0.65%) LXC
13 4 (0.65%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.49%) Samba
Systems Management
1 35 (5.69%) Nagios
2 31 (5.04%) FortiGate
3 28 (4.55%) Puppet
4 25 (4.07%) Cacti
5 18 (2.93%) Cisco Prime
6 13 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
6 13 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (1.95%) SolarWinds Orion
7 12 (1.95%) TrustSec
8 11 (1.79%) Ansible
8 11 (1.79%) SCOM
9 10 (1.63%) Cisco UCCX
9 10 (1.63%) SCCM
9 10 (1.63%) ServiceCenter
10 9 (1.46%) Failover Clustering
10 9 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (1.46%) Nessus
11 8 (1.30%) ZABBIX
12 7 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
12 7 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 478 (77.72%) Cisco
2 165 (26.83%) CheckPoint
3 154 (25.04%) VMware
4 142 (23.09%) Juniper
5 133 (21.63%) F5
6 96 (15.61%) Microsoft
7 93 (15.12%) Palo Alto
8 58 (9.43%) HP
9 55 (8.94%) SolarWinds
10 46 (7.48%) Citrix
11 44 (7.15%) Brocade
12 38 (6.18%) Fortinet
13 33 (5.37%) Riverbed
14 32 (5.20%) Dell
15 30 (4.88%) Mitel
16 28 (4.55%) Red Hat
17 26 (4.23%) Aruba
18 25 (4.07%) Blue Coat
19 23 (3.74%) Barracuda Networks
20 22 (3.58%) Meraki
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
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Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Newport, Gwent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
BAM Construct UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita
Salary: Car
Posted: 2 days ago
United Kingdom
Cigna Careers
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + On-Call
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
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London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £7000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 65k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive + discretionary bonus and benefits
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Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
MI5
Salary: From £52,651 to £52,651 per annum
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Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
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Hampshire
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Alton, Hampshire
Reassured Ltd
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London
Venturi
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