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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 626 609 637
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 310 405 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 2.17% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 256 362 266
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 £35,000 £31,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,750
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
16560 18672 20557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.90% 16.96% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13770 15324 16429
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -38 289 £50,000 +5.26% 34
South East -18 116 £51,000 +7.36% 11
London -18 80 £53,750 -6.52% 14
Hampshire -3 44 £47,500 +5.55% 3
East of England +58 34 £44,750 +44.35% 1
Surrey +19 31 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Hertfordshire +43 24 £44,500 +61.81% 1
City of London +42 18 £68,500 -2.14% 6
Berkshire -11 17 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire +29 16 £32,500 -33.67%
Watford +36 14 £44,500 +61.81%
Reading +16 14 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Guildford +13 13 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Southampton +10 13 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Manchester +7 12 £41,000 +9.33% 2
North West +1 12 £41,000 +9.33% 2
West Midlands -4 12 £45,000 +28.57% 2
South West -1 11 £67,500 +50.00% 2
Farnborough -5 11 £52,500 +50.00%
West Yorkshire +25 10 £32,500 -35.00%
Aldershot +2 10 - -
Birmingham -15 10 £45,000 +24.13% 2
Bedfordshire +30 9 £52,500 +69.35%
Scotland -2 9 £50,000 +29.03%
Buckinghamshire +29 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Leeds +26 8 £32,500 -35.00%
Glasgow -10 8 £50,000 -16.66%
Kent - 8 - - 1
Dartford - 8 - - 1
Bristol +23 7 £55,000 -21.42% 2

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 535 (71.91%) Cisco
2 527 (70.83%) Firewall
3 524 (70.43%) VPN
4 336 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
5 335 (45.03%) WAN
6 323 (43.41%) MPLS
7 313 (42.07%) SSL
8 272 (36.56%) OSPF
9 269 (36.16%) BGP
10 263 (35.35%) LAN
11 241 (32.39%) Linux
12 239 (32.12%) CCNP
13 222 (29.84%) Cisco ASA
14 217 (29.17%) Juniper
15 199 (26.75%) DNS
16 197 (26.48%) TCP/IP
16 197 (26.48%) CCNA
17 193 (25.94%) Windows
18 187 (25.13%) Network Security
19 185 (24.87%) VLAN
20 176 (23.66%) Wireless
21 175 (23.52%) Data Centre
22 171 (22.98%) CheckPoint
22 171 (22.98%) VMware
23 165 (22.18%) Cisco Nexus
24 150 (20.16%) DHCP
25 138 (18.55%) ITIL
26 137 (18.41%) F5
27 134 (18.01%) VoIP
27 134 (18.01%) Load Balancing

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 (5.65%) MS Exchange
2 37 (4.97%) Apache
3 33 (4.44%) Skype for Business
4 29 (3.90%) IIS
5 25 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 22 (2.96%) nginx
7 19 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (2.42%) OpenStack
9 12 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (0.94%) Gunicorn
11 6 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.54%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.40%) Confluence
14 3 (0.40%) SAS
14 3 (0.40%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.27%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 45 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.69%) MS Office
3 10 (1.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.40%) Documaker
3 2 (0.27%) Line 500
3 2 (0.27%) Magento
3 2 (0.27%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.49%) SaaS
2 23 (3.09%) IaaS
3 22 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (1.88%) Office 365
6 10 (1.34%) PaaS
7 9 (1.21%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.67%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.40%) GitHub
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.13%) Route 53
11 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 527 (70.83%) Firewall
2 524 (70.43%) VPN
3 335 (45.03%) WAN
4 323 (43.41%) MPLS
5 313 (42.07%) SSL
6 272 (36.56%) OSPF
7 269 (36.16%) BGP
8 263 (35.35%) LAN
9 222 (29.84%) Cisco ASA
10 199 (26.75%) DNS
11 197 (26.48%) TCP/IP
12 187 (25.13%) Network Security
13 185 (24.87%) VLAN
14 176 (23.66%) Wireless
15 165 (22.18%) Cisco Nexus
16 150 (20.16%) DHCP
17 134 (18.01%) VoIP
18 120 (16.13%) EIGRP
19 96 (12.90%) Ethernet
20 86 (11.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (4.70%) MySQL
3 24 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 6 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (0.81%) Couchbase
5 5 (0.67%) MariaDB
5 5 (0.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.27%) Big Data
8 2 (0.27%) Redis
8 2 (0.27%) TokuMX
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.13%) DB2
9 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (2.55%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.15%) Jenkins
3 9 (1.21%) Subversion
4 7 (0.94%) JIRA
4 7 (0.94%) NUnit
5 4 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.40%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.13%) GitLab
7 1 (0.13%) Hudson
7 1 (0.13%) Metasploit
General
1 104 (13.98%) Telecoms
2 85 (11.42%) Finance
3 28 (3.76%) Marketing
4 25 (3.36%) Banking
5 21 (2.82%) Retail
6 19 (2.55%) German Language
7 16 (2.15%) Italian Language
8 14 (1.88%) Publishing
9 13 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.61%) Electronics
10 12 (1.61%) French Language
11 10 (1.34%) Advertising
12 9 (1.21%) Investment Banking
13 8 (1.08%) Billing
13 8 (1.08%) Japanese Language
14 5 (0.67%) Online Betting
15 4 (0.54%) Games
15 4 (0.54%) Law
15 4 (0.54%) Legal
16 2 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 267 (35.89%) Network Engineer
2 81 (10.89%) Analyst
3 76 (10.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 75 (10.08%) Support Engineer
5 74 (9.95%) Security Engineer
6 72 (9.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 69 (9.27%) Consultant
8 67 (9.01%) Senior Network Engineer
9 55 (7.39%) Network Support
10 53 (7.12%) Network Analyst
11 49 (6.59%) Architect
12 45 (6.05%) Network Security Engineer
13 39 (5.24%) Network Architect
14 34 (4.57%) Network Consultant
15 32 (4.30%) Network Support Engineer
16 30 (4.03%) Cisco Consultant
16 30 (4.03%) Cisco Network Consultant
17 29 (3.90%) Administrator
17 29 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 27 (3.63%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (7.53%) 802.1X
2 19 (2.55%) Web Services
2 19 (2.55%) XMPP
3 9 (1.21%) CSS
3 9 (1.21%) HTML
3 9 (1.21%) LAPP Stack
3 9 (1.21%) Ultra Messaging
4 8 (1.08%) Ajax
4 8 (1.08%) REST
5 7 (0.94%) AngularJS
5 7 (0.94%) jQuery
5 7 (0.94%) Middleware
5 7 (0.94%) Sass
5 7 (0.94%) SVG
5 7 (0.94%) Three.js
5 7 (0.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (0.81%) PHP-FPM
7 5 (0.67%) .NET
8 4 (0.54%) J2EE
8 4 (0.54%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 175 (23.52%) Data Centre
2 70 (9.41%) PKI
3 46 (6.18%) Management Information System
4 36 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (3.90%) Computer Science
6 27 (3.63%) Clustering
7 22 (2.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 18 (2.42%) RSA SecurID
9 16 (2.15%) PACS
10 15 (2.02%) IPTV
10 15 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
11 13 (1.75%) iPad
12 12 (1.61%) Virtual Team
13 10 (1.34%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.34%) Data Protection Act
13 10 (1.34%) Replication
14 9 (1.21%) Driving Licence
14 9 (1.21%) Mathematics
15 8 (1.08%) Statistics
16 6 (0.81%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 241 (32.39%) Linux
2 193 (25.94%) Windows
3 73 (9.81%) Windows Server
4 65 (8.74%) Unix
5 62 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (4.17%) CentOS
9 29 (3.90%) Solaris
10 26 (3.49%) Windows 7
11 25 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (2.02%) Debian
13 11 (1.48%) Ubuntu
14 10 (1.34%) Mac OS
14 10 (1.34%) Windows 8
15 9 (1.21%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.94%) Android
16 7 (0.94%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (18.55%) ITIL
2 134 (18.01%) Load Balancing
3 90 (12.10%) Network Design
4 58 (7.80%) Information Security
5 54 (7.26%) Presales
6 49 (6.59%) Service Delivery
7 46 (6.18%) High Availability
7 46 (6.18%) Network Architecture
7 46 (6.18%) Network Monitoring
8 41 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
9 38 (5.11%) Penetration Testing
10 36 (4.84%) Mentoring
10 36 (4.84%) Network Management
10 36 (4.84%) Project Management
11 33 (4.44%) Change Control
11 33 (4.44%) WAN Optimisation
12 31 (4.17%) Configuration Management
13 29 (3.90%) Risk Management
14 28 (3.76%) Problem Management
15 27 (3.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 73 (9.81%) Python
2 52 (6.99%) Perl
3 50 (6.72%) SQL
4 49 (6.59%) Bash Shell
5 30 (4.03%) Shell Script
6 27 (3.63%) PowerShell
7 17 (2.28%) PHP
8 13 (1.75%) C
9 12 (1.61%) Java
10 11 (1.48%) JavaScript
11 10 (1.34%) C++
12 7 (0.94%) Ruby
13 5 (0.67%) VB
14 3 (0.40%) VBScript
15 2 (0.27%) C#
15 2 (0.27%) Tcl
15 2 (0.27%) VBA
16 1 (0.13%) Go
16 1 (0.13%) Korn
16 1 (0.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 336 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
2 239 (32.12%) CCNP
3 197 (26.48%) CCNA
4 80 (10.75%) CCIE
5 61 (8.20%) CCSA
5 61 (8.20%) Degree
6 57 (7.66%) Security Cleared
7 55 (7.39%) SC Cleared
8 37 (4.97%) CCSE
9 35 (4.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (4.44%) CCDP
10 33 (4.44%) MCSE
11 32 (4.30%) CISSP
11 32 (4.30%) JNCIP
12 31 (4.17%) CCDA
13 30 (4.03%) CCSP
13 30 (4.03%) JNCIA
14 27 (3.63%) MCSA
15 25 (3.36%) JNCIE
16 22 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.59%) SLA
2 45 (6.05%) PCI DSS
3 44 (5.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (2.28%) FISMA
5 10 (1.34%) HIPAA
6 7 (0.94%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.54%) COBIT
7 4 (0.54%) PA-DSS
8 3 (0.40%) QA
9 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 129 (17.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 89 (11.96%) Active Directory
3 60 (8.06%) Hyper-V
4 27 (3.63%) vSphere
5 21 (2.82%) vCloud
6 20 (2.69%) Virtual Servers
7 16 (2.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 16 (2.15%) XenApp
8 14 (1.88%) NFS
8 14 (1.88%) VMware ESX
9 13 (1.75%) KVM
10 12 (1.61%) Xen
11 11 (1.48%) Postfix
11 11 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (1.34%) Docker
12 10 (1.34%) Samba
13 8 (1.08%) LXC
14 7 (0.94%) pfSense
15 6 (0.81%) Terminal Services
15 6 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (4.30%) Nagios
2 28 (3.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 27 (3.63%) Cisco Prime
4 21 (2.82%) Puppet
5 19 (2.55%) FortiGate
6 18 (2.42%) Cisco UCCX
7 17 (2.28%) Norton AntiVirus
8 16 (2.15%) ITRS Geneos
9 15 (2.02%) Cacti
10 13 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
11 12 (1.61%) Nessus
11 12 (1.61%) vRealize
12 9 (1.21%) Backup Exec
12 9 (1.21%) SCCM
13 7 (0.94%) SELinux
14 6 (0.81%) Ansible
14 6 (0.81%) Opsview
14 6 (0.81%) SCOM
15 5 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
15 5 (0.67%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 535 (71.91%) Cisco
2 217 (29.17%) Juniper
3 171 (22.98%) CheckPoint
3 171 (22.98%) VMware
4 137 (18.41%) F5
5 106 (14.25%) Palo Alto
6 91 (12.23%) Microsoft
7 66 (8.87%) SolarWinds
8 52 (6.99%) HP
9 50 (6.72%) Citrix
10 45 (6.05%) Fortinet
11 44 (5.91%) Brocade
12 36 (4.84%) Red Hat
13 31 (4.17%) Splunk
14 30 (4.03%) Avaya
15 27 (3.63%) Dell
16 22 (2.96%) Riverbed
16 22 (2.96%) Symantec
17 19 (2.55%) Aruba
17 19 (2.55%) Barracuda Networks
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
United Kingdom
Cigna Careers
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000-30,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
Logistix Recruitment
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago