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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 607 606 660
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +54
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 338 381 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.02% 2.01% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 297 340 246
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,800 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
16761 18943 20641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.04% 17.30% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13956 15430 16500
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +2 319 £50,000 +5.26% 33
South East +4 123 £48,750 +2.63% 14
London -7 94 £55,000 - 12
Hampshire 0 39 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Surrey +21 34 £47,000 -12.55% 4
City of London +63 33 £66,000 -5.71% 2
East of England +58 29 £44,500 +61.81% 1
Yorkshire +36 23 £32,500 -31.57% 2
Berkshire 0 20 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Guildford +9 17 £65,000 - 1
Reading +18 16 £52,500 +16.66% 1
South West -3 16 £56,500 +25.55% 1
West Midlands -20 15 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Buckinghamshire +24 14 £50,000 +2.56% 3
Hertfordshire +35 13 £44,500 +61.81% 1
Scotland -4 11 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Bedfordshire - 11 £52,500 -
Bristol +22 10 £40,000 -42.85% 1
West Yorkshire +13 10 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Basingstoke -6 10 £37,500 - 1
North West +10 9 £35,000 -6.66%
Manchester +1 9 £35,000 -6.66%
Watford +26 8 £44,500 +61.81% 1
Leeds +19 8 £32,500 -35.00%
East Midlands +1 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Glasgow -9 8 £50,000 -16.66% 1
North Yorkshire +18 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Farnborough -7 7 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Winchester - 7 £32,500 -
High Wycombe - 7 £50,000 -

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 564 (74.50%) Firewall
2 541 (71.47%) VPN
3 538 (71.07%) Cisco
4 353 (46.63%) Cisco Certification
5 341 (45.05%) WAN
6 325 (42.93%) SSL
7 323 (42.67%) MPLS
8 296 (39.10%) OSPF
9 291 (38.44%) BGP
10 275 (36.33%) LAN
11 256 (33.82%) CCNP
12 247 (32.63%) Juniper
13 235 (31.04%) Cisco ASA
14 224 (29.59%) Linux
15 201 (26.55%) Windows
16 199 (26.29%) CCNA
17 194 (25.63%) DNS
17 194 (25.63%) TCP/IP
18 191 (25.23%) Data Centre
19 188 (24.83%) CheckPoint
19 188 (24.83%) VLAN
20 179 (23.65%) VMware
21 178 (23.51%) Network Security
22 171 (22.59%) Wireless
23 161 (21.27%) Cisco Nexus
24 150 (19.82%) VoIP
25 144 (19.02%) Load Balancing
26 141 (18.63%) F5
27 138 (18.23%) EIGRP
28 137 (18.10%) 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 59 (7.79%) MS Exchange
2 45 (5.94%) Skype for Business
3 31 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (4.10%) IIS
4 27 (3.57%) Apache
5 26 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (2.77%) nginx
7 18 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (2.38%) OpenStack
8 12 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (0.79%) Gunicorn
10 5 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.53%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.40%) Confluence
12 3 (0.40%) SAS
12 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.26%) PrestaShop
13 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.96%) MS Office
3 10 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.40%) Documaker
3 2 (0.26%) Line 500
3 2 (0.26%) Magento
3 2 (0.26%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.43%) IaaS
2 25 (3.30%) SaaS
3 19 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (1.98%) Office 365
6 8 (1.06%) Google Apps
7 7 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (0.92%) Mimecast
8 6 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.66%) PaaS
10 3 (0.40%) GitHub
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.13%) Route 53
11 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 564 (74.50%) Firewall
2 541 (71.47%) VPN
3 341 (45.05%) WAN
4 325 (42.93%) SSL
5 323 (42.67%) MPLS
6 296 (39.10%) OSPF
7 291 (38.44%) BGP
8 275 (36.33%) LAN
9 235 (31.04%) Cisco ASA
10 194 (25.63%) DNS
10 194 (25.63%) TCP/IP
11 188 (24.83%) VLAN
12 178 (23.51%) Network Security
13 171 (22.59%) Wireless
14 161 (21.27%) Cisco Nexus
15 150 (19.82%) VoIP
16 138 (18.23%) EIGRP
17 136 (17.97%) DHCP
18 93 (12.29%) Ethernet
19 85 (11.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (3.43%) SQL Server
3 25 (3.30%) MySQL
4 6 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.53%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.26%) Big Data
7 2 (0.26%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.26%) DB2
7 2 (0.26%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.13%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.13%) Redis
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.13%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 18 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.11%) Jenkins
3 7 (0.92%) JIRA
3 7 (0.92%) Subversion
4 6 (0.79%) NUnit
5 4 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.40%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.13%) GitLab
7 1 (0.13%) Gradle
7 1 (0.13%) Hudson
7 1 (0.13%) Maven
7 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
General
1 100 (13.21%) Telecoms
2 95 (12.55%) Finance
3 31 (4.10%) Marketing
4 29 (3.83%) Banking
5 23 (3.04%) German Language
6 17 (2.25%) Retail
7 16 (2.11%) French Language
7 16 (2.11%) Italian Language
8 13 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.59%) Electronics
9 12 (1.59%) Publishing
10 11 (1.45%) Billing
11 9 (1.19%) Advertising
11 9 (1.19%) Investment Banking
12 8 (1.06%) Japanese Language
13 6 (0.79%) Online Betting
14 4 (0.53%) Law
14 4 (0.53%) Legal
15 2 (0.26%) Automotive
16 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 267 (35.27%) Network Engineer
2 88 (11.62%) Cisco Engineer
3 86 (11.36%) Consultant
4 84 (11.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 82 (10.83%) Analyst
6 76 (10.04%) Security Engineer
7 66 (8.72%) Senior Network Engineer
8 62 (8.19%) Support Engineer
9 51 (6.74%) Network Analyst
10 49 (6.47%) Network Security Engineer
11 46 (6.08%) Network Support
12 42 (5.55%) Architect
12 42 (5.55%) Network Consultant
13 37 (4.89%) Cisco Consultant
13 37 (4.89%) Cisco Network Consultant
13 37 (4.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 34 (4.49%) Network Architect
15 31 (4.10%) Administrator
16 28 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
16 28 (3.70%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.76%) 802.1X
2 19 (2.51%) XMPP
3 15 (1.98%) Web Services
4 9 (1.19%) CSS
4 9 (1.19%) HTML
4 9 (1.19%) Ultra Messaging
5 8 (1.06%) REST
6 7 (0.92%) Ajax
7 6 (0.79%) AngularJS
7 6 (0.79%) jQuery
7 6 (0.79%) Sass
7 6 (0.79%) SVG
7 6 (0.79%) Three.js
7 6 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (0.53%) CCXML
8 4 (0.53%) J2EE
8 4 (0.53%) LAPP Stack
8 4 (0.53%) RFC 2833
8 4 (0.53%) SOAP
8 4 (0.53%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 191 (25.23%) Data Centre
2 72 (9.51%) PKI
3 40 (5.28%) Management Information System
4 36 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (3.96%) Computer Science
6 29 (3.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 26 (3.43%) RSA SecurID
8 24 (3.17%) Clustering
9 13 (1.72%) iPad
10 12 (1.59%) IPTV
11 11 (1.45%) PACS
11 11 (1.45%) Virtual Team
12 10 (1.32%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.32%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.32%) Replication
12 10 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
14 8 (1.06%) Driving Licence
14 8 (1.06%) HP StoreVirtual
15 7 (0.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 224 (29.59%) Linux
2 201 (26.55%) Windows
3 81 (10.70%) Windows Server
4 72 (9.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 64 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (8.32%) Unix
7 38 (5.02%) Windows 7
8 29 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (3.57%) Solaris
10 26 (3.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (3.04%) CentOS
12 21 (2.77%) Mac OS
13 20 (2.64%) Debian
14 11 (1.45%) Windows 8
15 9 (1.19%) Windows 2000
16 8 (1.06%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.92%) Android
18 6 (0.79%) Mac OS X
18 6 (0.79%) Windows NT
19 4 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (19.02%) Load Balancing
2 124 (16.38%) ITIL
3 89 (11.76%) Network Design
4 64 (8.45%) Presales
5 53 (7.00%) Information Security
6 51 (6.74%) Network Monitoring
7 49 (6.47%) High Availability
8 45 (5.94%) Mentoring
8 45 (5.94%) Service Delivery
9 39 (5.15%) Project Management
10 38 (5.02%) Migration
11 37 (4.89%) WAN Optimisation
12 35 (4.62%) Network Architecture
12 35 (4.62%) Penetration Testing
13 34 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
14 30 (3.96%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 29 (3.83%) Network Management
15 29 (3.83%) Two-Factor Authentication
16 28 (3.70%) DDoS Mitigation
17 25 (3.30%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 67 (8.85%) Python
2 53 (7.00%) Bash Shell
3 43 (5.68%) Perl
4 38 (5.02%) SQL
5 23 (3.04%) PowerShell
6 22 (2.91%) Shell Script
7 14 (1.85%) C
8 13 (1.72%) Ruby
9 11 (1.45%) JavaScript
9 11 (1.45%) PHP
10 10 (1.32%) Java
11 8 (1.06%) VB
12 5 (0.66%) C++
12 5 (0.66%) VBScript
13 2 (0.26%) VBA
14 1 (0.13%) C#
14 1 (0.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 353 (46.63%) Cisco Certification
2 256 (33.82%) CCNP
3 199 (26.29%) CCNA
4 81 (10.70%) CCIE
5 64 (8.45%) Security Cleared
6 62 (8.19%) SC Cleared
7 60 (7.93%) Degree
8 58 (7.66%) CCSA
9 38 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 36 (4.76%) CISSP
11 35 (4.62%) CCSE
11 35 (4.62%) MCSE
12 33 (4.36%) JNCIA
13 32 (4.23%) CCDP
14 31 (4.10%) CCDA
14 31 (4.10%) CCSP
15 30 (3.96%) MCSA
16 29 (3.83%) JNCIP
17 24 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
18 23 (3.04%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.00%) SLA
2 47 (6.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (5.28%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.98%) FISMA
5 10 (1.32%) HIPAA
6 7 (0.92%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.92%) QA
7 4 (0.53%) COBIT
7 4 (0.53%) PA-DSS
8 3 (0.40%) JSP 440
System Software
1 137 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (14.53%) Active Directory
3 70 (9.25%) Hyper-V
4 28 (3.70%) XenApp
5 26 (3.43%) vSphere
6 18 (2.38%) vCloud
7 17 (2.25%) KVM
7 17 (2.25%) Xen
8 16 (2.11%) Docker
9 14 (1.85%) NFS
9 14 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 8 (1.06%) Samba
11 8 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.92%) BitLocker
12 7 (0.92%) LXC
12 7 (0.92%) VMware ESX
13 6 (0.79%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 37 (4.89%) Nagios
2 30 (3.96%) Cisco CUCM
3 29 (3.83%) Cisco Prime
4 24 (3.17%) FortiGate
5 22 (2.91%) Puppet
6 16 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 15 (1.98%) ITRS Geneos
8 14 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
9 13 (1.72%) Cacti
10 12 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
10 12 (1.59%) vRealize
11 11 (1.45%) Ansible
11 11 (1.45%) Nessus
12 10 (1.32%) Backup Exec
12 10 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
12 10 (1.32%) SELinux
13 9 (1.19%) SCCM
14 8 (1.06%) SCOM
15 7 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 7 (0.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 538 (71.07%) Cisco
2 247 (32.63%) Juniper
3 188 (24.83%) CheckPoint
4 179 (23.65%) VMware
5 141 (18.63%) F5
6 97 (12.81%) Palo Alto
7 89 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 71 (9.38%) SolarWinds
9 62 (8.19%) Citrix
10 57 (7.53%) HP
11 53 (7.00%) Brocade
12 47 (6.21%) Fortinet
13 37 (4.89%) Red Hat
14 29 (3.83%) Avaya
14 29 (3.83%) Splunk
15 24 (3.17%) EMC
16 22 (2.91%) Aruba
16 22 (2.91%) Dell
16 22 (2.91%) Riverbed
16 22 (2.91%) Symantec
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 80k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Capita plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits and strong bonus
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: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 12 days ago
Reigate
Capita plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Orchard Computer Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago