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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 597 559 658
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +99
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 315 465 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.43% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.94% 2.54% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 253 401 264
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 £37,500 £31,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
16248 18278 21090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.86% 16.71% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13439 15159 16659
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,069
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 August 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 August 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 -39 297 £50,000 +5.26% 29
South East -3 111 £52,000 +13.04% 9
London -17 109 £52,500 -8.69% 8
Hampshire +32 57 £48,750 +2.63% 4
East of England +27 27 £45,000 +18.42%
Surrey +25 22 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Southampton +17 22 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Hertfordshire +38 20 £45,000 -
City of London +32 17 £65,000 -7.14% 3
North West +5 17 £44,000 +17.33% 5
Manchester -7 17 £44,000 +17.33% 5
Aldershot +10 15 - -
Watford - 13 £44,500 -
Farnborough -7 12 £52,500 +31.25%
Berkshire -39 12 £56,250 +25.00%
Yorkshire +27 11 £32,500 -33.67%
Dartford - 11 - - 1
Kent - 11 - - 1
West Midlands -7 10 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Birmingham -22 10 £45,000 +20.00% 1
West Drayton - 10 £37,500 -
Reading -5 9 £56,250 +25.00%
West Yorkshire +13 7 £32,500 -35.00%
Guildford +9 6 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Croydon -1 6 £48,500 -3.00%
Leeds +27 5 - -
Bedfordshire +20 5 £52,500 +69.35%
Scotland +11 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Cardiff +11 5 £82,500 +94.11%
South Wales +5 5 £82,500 +120.00%

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 489 (70.77%) Cisco
2 464 (67.15%) VPN
3 459 (66.43%) Firewall
4 297 (42.98%) WAN
5 295 (42.69%) Cisco Certification
6 284 (41.10%) MPLS
7 250 (36.18%) LAN
8 249 (36.03%) SSL
9 246 (35.60%) BGP
10 243 (35.17%) Linux
11 220 (31.84%) OSPF
12 210 (30.39%) CCNP
13 207 (29.96%) TCP/IP
14 202 (29.23%) Windows
15 191 (27.64%) DNS
16 185 (26.77%) Network Security
17 183 (26.48%) VLAN
18 176 (25.47%) VMware
19 173 (25.04%) Juniper
20 169 (24.46%) Wireless
21 168 (24.31%) CCNA
21 168 (24.31%) Cisco ASA
22 164 (23.73%) Data Centre
23 158 (22.87%) DHCP
24 146 (21.13%) ITIL
24 146 (21.13%) CheckPoint
25 135 (19.54%) Cisco Nexus
26 130 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
27 122 (17.66%) VoIP
28 116 (16.79%) F5

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 46 (6.66%) Apache
2 38 (5.50%) MS Exchange
3 32 (4.63%) IIS
4 25 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (3.47%) nginx
6 20 (2.89%) Skype for Business
7 18 (2.60%) OpenStack
8 14 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (1.01%) Gunicorn
11 5 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.43%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.43%) SAS
12 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.29%) PrestaShop
14 1 (0.14%) CMS
14 1 (0.14%) Confluence
14 1 (0.14%) Drupal
14 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.46%) MS Office
3 12 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.29%) Line 500
2 2 (0.29%) Magento
2 2 (0.29%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.14%) Documaker
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.76%) SaaS
3 23 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (2.46%) IaaS
4 17 (2.46%) Office 365
5 11 (1.59%) PaaS
6 10 (1.45%) Google Apps
7 9 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.58%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.58%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.43%) Route 53
11 2 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 464 (67.15%) VPN
2 459 (66.43%) Firewall
3 297 (42.98%) WAN
4 284 (41.10%) MPLS
5 250 (36.18%) LAN
6 249 (36.03%) SSL
7 246 (35.60%) BGP
8 220 (31.84%) OSPF
9 207 (29.96%) TCP/IP
10 191 (27.64%) DNS
11 185 (26.77%) Network Security
12 183 (26.48%) VLAN
13 169 (24.46%) Wireless
14 168 (24.31%) Cisco ASA
15 158 (22.87%) DHCP
16 135 (19.54%) Cisco Nexus
17 122 (17.66%) VoIP
18 108 (15.63%) EIGRP
19 94 (13.60%) SNMP
20 90 (13.02%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (7.09%) MySQL
2 48 (6.95%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (3.76%) SQL Server
4 10 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (1.45%) Couchbase
5 7 (1.01%) MariaDB
6 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.72%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.43%) Redis
9 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.43%) TokuMX
10 2 (0.29%) Big Data
10 2 (0.29%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (2.89%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.32%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.59%) Subversion
4 7 (1.01%) NUnit
5 5 (0.72%) JIRA
6 4 (0.58%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.14%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.14%) GitLab
8 1 (0.14%) Hudson
General
1 104 (15.05%) Telecoms
2 66 (9.55%) Finance
3 27 (3.91%) Marketing
4 26 (3.76%) Banking
5 18 (2.60%) Retail
6 15 (2.17%) German Language
7 13 (1.88%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.88%) Publishing
8 12 (1.74%) Electronics
8 12 (1.74%) Italian Language
9 10 (1.45%) Advertising
9 10 (1.45%) French Language
9 10 (1.45%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.16%) Games
10 8 (1.16%) Japanese Language
11 7 (1.01%) Billing
12 6 (0.87%) Legal
13 5 (0.72%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.43%) Law
15 2 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 239 (34.59%) Network Engineer
2 72 (10.42%) Support Engineer
3 70 (10.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 69 (9.99%) Analyst
4 69 (9.99%) Security Engineer
5 66 (9.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 62 (8.97%) Senior Network Engineer
7 58 (8.39%) Consultant
8 44 (6.37%) Network Analyst
9 43 (6.22%) Architect
9 43 (6.22%) Network Support
10 41 (5.93%) Network Security Engineer
11 32 (4.63%) Network Consultant
12 30 (4.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 29 (4.20%) Administrator
13 29 (4.20%) Network Architect
14 26 (3.76%) Network Support Engineer
15 25 (3.62%) Firewall Engineer
16 24 (3.47%) Cisco Consultant
16 24 (3.47%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (9.12%) 802.1X
2 28 (4.05%) Web Services
3 13 (1.88%) LAPP Stack
3 13 (1.88%) XMPP
4 12 (1.74%) HTML
5 10 (1.45%) PHP-FPM
6 9 (1.30%) .NET
6 9 (1.30%) Ajax
6 9 (1.30%) CSS
6 9 (1.30%) Ultra Messaging
7 8 (1.16%) REST
8 7 (1.01%) AngularJS
8 7 (1.01%) jQuery
8 7 (1.01%) Sass
8 7 (1.01%) SVG
8 7 (1.01%) Three.js
8 7 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (0.87%) Middleware
10 5 (0.72%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (0.72%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 164 (23.73%) Data Centre
2 64 (9.26%) PKI
3 56 (8.10%) Management Information System
4 36 (5.21%) Clustering
5 31 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (3.76%) Computer Science
7 23 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 18 (2.60%) RSA SecurID
9 17 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
10 16 (2.32%) PACS
11 14 (2.03%) IPTV
11 14 (2.03%) Virtual Team
12 12 (1.74%) Statistics
13 11 (1.59%) Client/Server
14 10 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
15 9 (1.30%) HP StoreVirtual
15 9 (1.30%) Replication
16 8 (1.16%) Driving Licence
16 8 (1.16%) Mathematics
16 8 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 243 (35.17%) Linux
2 202 (29.23%) Windows
3 77 (11.14%) Windows Server
4 65 (9.41%) Unix
5 62 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (6.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (5.50%) CentOS
9 26 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (3.33%) Solaris
11 21 (3.04%) Windows 7
12 14 (2.03%) Debian
12 14 (2.03%) Ubuntu
13 12 (1.74%) Windows 8
14 11 (1.59%) Mac OS X
15 8 (1.16%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.58%) Android
16 4 (0.58%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (21.13%) ITIL
2 104 (15.05%) Load Balancing
3 69 (9.99%) Network Design
4 63 (9.12%) Information Security
5 50 (7.24%) Presales
6 45 (6.51%) Configuration Management
7 43 (6.22%) Change Control
8 42 (6.08%) High Availability
9 39 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 38 (5.50%) Mentoring
10 38 (5.50%) Network Management
10 38 (5.50%) Network Monitoring
10 38 (5.50%) Penetration Testing
10 38 (5.50%) Problem Management
11 37 (5.35%) Network Architecture
12 36 (5.21%) Service Delivery
13 33 (4.78%) Project Management
14 32 (4.63%) Kalman Filter
15 30 (4.34%) Risk Management
15 30 (4.34%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 80 (11.58%) Python
2 59 (8.54%) SQL
3 58 (8.39%) Perl
4 44 (6.37%) Bash Shell
5 34 (4.92%) Shell Script
6 29 (4.20%) PowerShell
7 22 (3.18%) PHP
8 15 (2.17%) Java
9 14 (2.03%) C
10 11 (1.59%) C++
10 11 (1.59%) JavaScript
11 8 (1.16%) Ruby
11 8 (1.16%) VB
12 6 (0.87%) VBScript
13 4 (0.58%) Go
13 4 (0.58%) Scala
14 3 (0.43%) Tcl
15 2 (0.29%) C#
15 2 (0.29%) VBA
16 1 (0.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 295 (42.69%) Cisco Certification
2 210 (30.39%) CCNP
3 168 (24.31%) CCNA
4 66 (9.55%) Degree
5 62 (8.97%) CCIE
6 52 (7.53%) Security Cleared
7 46 (6.66%) SC Cleared
8 38 (5.50%) CCSA
9 37 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 34 (4.92%) CISSP
11 33 (4.78%) MCSE
12 32 (4.63%) MCSA
13 24 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
14 21 (3.04%) JNCIA
15 20 (2.89%) CCSE
16 16 (2.32%) CCSP
17 14 (2.03%) JNCIP
18 13 (1.88%) CISM
19 11 (1.59%) CCDA
19 11 (1.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (8.10%) PCI DSS
2 54 (7.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (6.80%) SLA
4 16 (2.32%) FISMA
5 10 (1.45%) HIPAA
6 8 (1.16%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.72%) PA-DSS
8 4 (0.58%) COBIT
8 4 (0.58%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.29%) QA
10 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 130 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 96 (13.89%) Active Directory
3 58 (8.39%) Hyper-V
4 29 (4.20%) vSphere
5 27 (3.91%) vCloud
6 22 (3.18%) Virtual Servers
7 19 (2.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 17 (2.46%) VMware ESX
9 15 (2.17%) NFS
9 15 (2.17%) Postfix
10 14 (2.03%) KVM
11 12 (1.74%) pfSense
12 11 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (1.59%) Xen
13 10 (1.45%) LXC
13 10 (1.45%) XenApp
14 9 (1.30%) Docker
15 7 (1.01%) Samba
15 7 (1.01%) Terminal Services
16 5 (0.72%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 28 (4.05%) Nagios
1 28 (4.05%) Puppet
2 26 (3.76%) Cisco Prime
3 19 (2.75%) Cisco UCCX
4 18 (2.60%) Cisco CUCM
5 16 (2.32%) ITRS Geneos
6 14 (2.03%) Cacti
6 14 (2.03%) FortiGate
7 13 (1.88%) Nessus
7 13 (1.88%) SolarWinds Orion
8 12 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (1.45%) vRealize
10 9 (1.30%) TrustSec
11 8 (1.16%) Backup Exec
11 8 (1.16%) SCCM
12 7 (1.01%) Ansible
12 7 (1.01%) Opsview
13 6 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
14 5 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
14 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 489 (70.77%) Cisco
2 176 (25.47%) VMware
3 173 (25.04%) Juniper
4 146 (21.13%) CheckPoint
5 116 (16.79%) F5
6 106 (15.34%) Microsoft
7 82 (11.87%) Palo Alto
8 61 (8.83%) SolarWinds
9 57 (8.25%) HP
10 51 (7.38%) Citrix
11 48 (6.95%) Fortinet
12 38 (5.50%) Red Hat
13 33 (4.78%) Dell
14 29 (4.20%) Brocade
15 25 (3.62%) Avaya
16 23 (3.33%) Barracuda Networks
16 23 (3.33%) Splunk
17 21 (3.04%) EMC
17 21 (3.04%) Mitel
17 21 (3.04%) Symantec
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus full benefits package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50,000 pa + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
UNiDAYS
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 6 days ago
Whitchurch, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Atos
Salary: Pension, Healthcare, Dental, Parking
Posted: 20 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 21 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
New Era Education Services Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum AAE
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 21 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago