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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 568 604 686
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +82
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 380 385 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.25% 2.02% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 336 339 222
Median salary £47,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +15.00%

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
16918 19092 20202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.86% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14021 15301 16164
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 25 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 25 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 +32 361 £47,000 -1.05% 34
South East +16 134 £45,000 -10.00% 12
London -18 119 £55,000 +1.85% 12
Berkshire +32 43 £47,500 -5.00% 2
City of London +41 35 £60,000 +4.34% 5
Surrey -3 31 £47,000 -18.26% 4
Hampshire +11 29 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Yorkshire +11 27 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Reading +26 24 £50,000 - 2
South West +20 23 £47,500 +6.14% 1
East of England +44 22 £44,500 +61.81% 2
West Midlands -22 22 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Buckinghamshire +24 15 £29,500 -41.00% 1
Guildford 0 15 £65,000 - 2
Leeds +8 12 £32,500 -35.00% 1
North Yorkshire +7 12 £40,000 -11.11%
West Yorkshire +1 12 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Bristol +15 11 £40,000 -8.04%
York +2 11 £40,000 +14.28%
Scotland -4 11 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Hertfordshire +21 10 £44,500 +61.81%
Birmingham -15 10 £35,500 -5.33% 1
East Midlands +11 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Winchester - 9 £32,500 -
Bournemouth +24 8 £67,500 +51.68%
Dorset +16 8 £67,500 +51.68%
North West +13 8 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Manchester +7 8 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Redditch - 8 £50,000 -
Worcestershire - 8 £50,000 -

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 602 (74.32%) Firewall
2 588 (72.59%) VPN
3 584 (72.10%) Cisco
4 384 (47.41%) Cisco Certification
5 375 (46.30%) MPLS
6 372 (45.93%) WAN
7 348 (42.96%) OSPF
8 346 (42.72%) BGP
9 338 (41.73%) SSL
10 309 (38.15%) LAN
11 289 (35.68%) CCNP
12 277 (34.20%) Juniper
13 254 (31.36%) Cisco ASA
14 225 (27.78%) Linux
15 213 (26.30%) Data Centre
16 211 (26.05%) Windows
17 208 (25.68%) VLAN
18 207 (25.56%) CheckPoint
19 201 (24.81%) CCNA
20 195 (24.07%) TCP/IP
21 194 (23.95%) VMware
22 190 (23.46%) Wireless
23 185 (22.84%) DNS
24 175 (21.60%) Network Security
25 167 (20.62%) EIGRP
26 160 (19.75%) Cisco Nexus
27 159 (19.63%) VoIP
27 159 (19.63%) Load Balancing
28 151 (18.64%) F5
29 146 (18.02%) 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 71 (8.77%) MS Exchange
2 64 (7.90%) Skype for Business
3 38 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (4.07%) IIS
5 26 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (3.09%) Apache
7 24 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (2.22%) nginx
9 17 (2.10%) OpenStack
10 11 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (0.74%) Gunicorn
12 5 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.49%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.49%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.37%) Confluence
14 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.37%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.37%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.25%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 49 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 40 (4.94%) MS Office
3 6 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.37%) Documaker
3 2 (0.25%) Line 500
3 2 (0.25%) Magento
3 2 (0.25%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 43 (5.31%) IaaS
2 27 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.84%) SaaS
4 20 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (2.22%) Office 365
6 14 (1.73%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (1.11%) Mimecast
8 8 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.99%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.37%) GitHub
10 3 (0.37%) PaaS
10 3 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 602 (74.32%) Firewall
2 588 (72.59%) VPN
3 375 (46.30%) MPLS
4 372 (45.93%) WAN
5 348 (42.96%) OSPF
6 346 (42.72%) BGP
7 338 (41.73%) SSL
8 309 (38.15%) LAN
9 254 (31.36%) Cisco ASA
10 208 (25.68%) VLAN
11 195 (24.07%) TCP/IP
12 190 (23.46%) Wireless
13 185 (22.84%) DNS
14 175 (21.60%) Network Security
15 167 (20.62%) EIGRP
16 160 (19.75%) Cisco Nexus
17 159 (19.63%) VoIP
18 135 (16.67%) DHCP
19 99 (12.22%) Ethernet
20 92 (11.36%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (3.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.09%) MySQL
2 25 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.49%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.25%) Big Data
6 2 (0.25%) DB2
6 2 (0.25%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.12%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.12%) Redis
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.12%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 16 (1.98%) Git (software)
2 13 (1.60%) Jenkins
3 7 (0.86%) JIRA
4 6 (0.74%) NUnit
5 5 (0.62%) Subversion
6 4 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.37%) Gerrit
7 3 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.12%) GitLab
8 1 (0.12%) Gradle
8 1 (0.12%) Hudson
8 1 (0.12%) Maven
8 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
General
1 108 (13.33%) Finance
2 104 (12.84%) Telecoms
3 34 (4.20%) Banking
4 33 (4.07%) Marketing
5 27 (3.33%) German Language
6 20 (2.47%) French Language
7 16 (1.98%) Italian Language
8 15 (1.85%) Retail
9 12 (1.48%) Billing
9 12 (1.48%) Publishing
10 11 (1.36%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.23%) Electronics
11 10 (1.23%) Manufacturing
12 9 (1.11%) Legal
13 8 (0.99%) Japanese Language
13 8 (0.99%) Online Betting
14 7 (0.86%) Advertising
15 5 (0.62%) Law
16 2 (0.25%) Automotive
17 1 (0.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 291 (35.93%) Network Engineer
2 105 (12.96%) Consultant
3 88 (10.86%) Cisco Engineer
4 84 (10.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 82 (10.12%) Analyst
5 82 (10.12%) Senior Network Engineer
6 71 (8.77%) Security Engineer
7 56 (6.91%) Support Engineer
8 49 (6.05%) Network Analyst
9 48 (5.93%) Network Security Engineer
10 46 (5.68%) Network Support
11 45 (5.56%) Architect
11 45 (5.56%) Network Consultant
12 44 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 39 (4.81%) Cisco Consultant
13 39 (4.81%) Cisco Network Consultant
14 38 (4.69%) Network Architect
15 36 (4.44%) IT Engineer
16 35 (4.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 32 (3.95%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.70%) 802.1X
2 27 (3.33%) XMPP
3 9 (1.11%) Ultra Messaging
3 9 (1.11%) Web Services
4 8 (0.99%) CSS
4 8 (0.99%) HTML
5 7 (0.86%) LAMP
5 7 (0.86%) REST
6 6 (0.74%) Ajax
6 6 (0.74%) AngularJS
6 6 (0.74%) jQuery
6 6 (0.74%) Sass
6 6 (0.74%) SVG
6 6 (0.74%) Three.js
6 6 (0.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (0.49%) J2EE
7 4 (0.49%) SOAP
8 3 (0.37%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (0.37%) Middleware
8 3 (0.37%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 213 (26.30%) Data Centre
2 62 (7.65%) PKI
3 43 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (4.07%) Management Information System
5 29 (3.58%) Computer Science
5 29 (3.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 28 (3.46%) RSA SecurID
7 22 (2.72%) Clustering
8 13 (1.60%) iPad
8 13 (1.60%) Mathematics
8 13 (1.60%) Private Cloud
9 10 (1.23%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
9 10 (1.23%) HP StoreVirtual
9 10 (1.23%) IPTV
9 10 (1.23%) User Experience
10 9 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (0.99%) Driving Licence
11 8 (0.99%) PACS
11 8 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 225 (27.78%) Linux
2 211 (26.05%) Windows
3 85 (10.49%) Windows Server
4 81 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 75 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (8.40%) Unix
7 47 (5.80%) Windows 7
8 29 (3.58%) Mac OS
9 27 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (3.09%) Solaris
11 23 (2.84%) Debian
12 21 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (1.98%) CentOS
14 10 (1.23%) Windows 8
15 9 (1.11%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.99%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.86%) Android
18 6 (0.74%) Windows NT
19 4 (0.49%) AIX
19 4 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (19.63%) Load Balancing
2 123 (15.19%) ITIL
3 103 (12.72%) Network Design
4 73 (9.01%) Presales
5 59 (7.28%) High Availability
6 58 (7.16%) Network Monitoring
7 50 (6.17%) Mentoring
8 49 (6.05%) WAN Optimisation
9 46 (5.68%) Migration
10 45 (5.56%) Information Security
11 44 (5.43%) Project Management
12 43 (5.31%) Service Delivery
13 39 (4.81%) Network Management
14 34 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
15 32 (3.95%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 32 (3.95%) Two-Factor Authentication
16 31 (3.83%) Network Architecture
17 30 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
18 28 (3.46%) DDoS Mitigation
19 24 (2.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (7.65%) Python
2 56 (6.91%) Bash Shell
3 36 (4.44%) Perl
4 32 (3.95%) SQL
5 21 (2.59%) PowerShell
6 19 (2.35%) Shell Script
7 17 (2.10%) C
8 14 (1.73%) Ruby
9 12 (1.48%) PHP
9 12 (1.48%) VB
10 10 (1.23%) JavaScript
11 8 (0.99%) Java
12 7 (0.86%) VBScript
13 6 (0.74%) C++
14 3 (0.37%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.25%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.25%) VBA
16 1 (0.12%) C#
16 1 (0.12%) Korn
16 1 (0.12%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 384 (47.41%) Cisco Certification
2 289 (35.68%) CCNP
3 201 (24.81%) CCNA
4 99 (12.22%) CCIE
5 76 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 73 (9.01%) SC Cleared
7 70 (8.64%) Degree
8 65 (8.02%) CCSA
9 38 (4.69%) CCSE
9 38 (4.69%) CISSP
9 38 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 36 (4.44%) JNCIA
10 36 (4.44%) MCSE
11 35 (4.32%) CCDP
11 35 (4.32%) JNCIP
12 34 (4.20%) CCDA
13 31 (3.83%) CCSP
14 28 (3.46%) MCSA
15 26 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
15 26 (3.21%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.16%) SLA
2 45 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (4.07%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.73%) FISMA
5 7 (0.86%) HIPAA
5 7 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.86%) QA
6 5 (0.62%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.37%) COBIT
8 2 (0.25%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.25%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 146 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 127 (15.68%) Active Directory
3 82 (10.12%) Hyper-V
4 36 (4.44%) XenApp
5 20 (2.47%) vSphere
6 15 (1.85%) Xen
7 14 (1.73%) BitLocker
7 14 (1.73%) Docker
7 14 (1.73%) NFS
8 13 (1.60%) KVM
9 12 (1.48%) vCloud
10 7 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (0.86%) Samba
10 7 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.74%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.74%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.74%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (0.62%) Snort
12 5 (0.62%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (4.07%) Nagios
2 28 (3.46%) Cisco CUCM
3 23 (2.84%) FortiGate
4 22 (2.72%) Cisco Prime
5 21 (2.59%) Puppet
6 16 (1.98%) Norton AntiVirus
7 15 (1.85%) Cacti
7 15 (1.85%) SELinux
7 15 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
8 14 (1.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 14 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (1.73%) Windows Intune
9 13 (1.60%) Ansible
9 13 (1.60%) ITRS Geneos
10 12 (1.48%) SCCM
10 12 (1.48%) SCOM
10 12 (1.48%) vRealize
11 11 (1.36%) Cisco UCCX
12 10 (1.23%) Backup Exec
13 8 (0.99%) Nessus
Vendors
1 584 (72.10%) Cisco
2 277 (34.20%) Juniper
3 207 (25.56%) CheckPoint
4 194 (23.95%) VMware
5 151 (18.64%) F5
6 101 (12.47%) Palo Alto
7 94 (11.60%) Microsoft
8 77 (9.51%) SolarWinds
9 73 (9.01%) Citrix
10 68 (8.40%) HP
11 54 (6.67%) Brocade
12 49 (6.05%) Fortinet
13 35 (4.32%) Red Hat
14 30 (3.70%) Riverbed
15 28 (3.46%) Avaya
16 26 (3.21%) Splunk
17 24 (2.96%) EMC
18 22 (2.72%) Dell
18 22 (2.72%) Symantec
19 21 (2.59%) Aruba
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension (pro-rata)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I4 Recruitment
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £46 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30 - £31 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
TDA Group
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and strong bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits and strong bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (home-working after probation)
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + OT + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 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
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 18 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 20 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28500.00 - £35000.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 27 days ago