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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
UK
Rank 594 579 619
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +40
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 263 391 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.39% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 2.32% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 207 346 279
Median salary £52,651 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £75,000 £62,900
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
13896 16833 18919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.77% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11342 13974 15358
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 22 January 2017 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -21 236 £55,000 +11.11% 33
London +4 100 £63,750 -8.92% 10
South East +50 82 £44,000 -12.00% 8
East of England +32 22 £37,500 -23.07% 1
Hampshire +24 20 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Kent - 16 £43,000 - 1
Scotland +40 13 £36,500 -23.15% 3
Oxfordshire +33 13 £77,500 -
Surrey +43 12 £29,000 -37.96% 2
Hertfordshire +18 12 £44,500 -11.00%
City of London +40 11 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Berkshire +13 11 £52,500 -4.54% 1
West Midlands +5 11 £37,500 -11.76% 1
North West -16 9 £50,500 +18.82% 1
Birmingham +10 8 £45,000 +16.12% 1
Glasgow +28 7 £38,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire -3 7 £35,000 -20.00% 3
Croydon - 7 £53,000 -
Dartford - 7 - - 1
Reading +24 6 £52,500 -4.54% 1
West Yorkshire +12 6 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Wales +8 6 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +18 5 £38,000 +28.81% 2
South Wales +15 5 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Leeds +12 5 £32,500 -23.52% 3
West Sussex +5 5 £62,500 +25.00%
Farnborough -1 5 £46,250 -11.90%
Newport -4 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Merseyside - 5 £53,000 -
Liverpool - 5 £53,000 -

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 447 (77.47%) Cisco
2 396 (68.63%) VPN
3 393 (68.11%) Firewall
4 276 (47.83%) MPLS
5 261 (45.23%) LAN
5 261 (45.23%) WAN
6 253 (43.85%) Cisco Certification
7 235 (40.73%) BGP
8 227 (39.34%) OSPF
9 224 (38.82%) Data Centre
10 200 (34.66%) SSL
11 197 (34.14%) Network Security
12 188 (32.58%) CCNP
13 177 (30.68%) Wireless
14 172 (29.81%) DNS
15 171 (29.64%) CheckPoint
16 168 (29.12%) Juniper
16 168 (29.12%) Windows
17 161 (27.90%) Linux
18 148 (25.65%) TCP/IP
19 142 (24.61%) ITIL
19 142 (24.61%) VMware
20 134 (23.22%) DHCP
21 131 (22.70%) VLAN
22 128 (22.18%) F5
23 120 (20.80%) VoIP
24 118 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
25 106 (18.37%) Cisco ASA
26 103 (17.85%) EIGRP
26 103 (17.85%) Cisco Nexus

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 35 (6.07%) MS Exchange
2 33 (5.72%) Apache
2 33 (5.72%) IIS
3 18 (3.12%) OpenStack
3 18 (3.12%) Skype for Business
4 7 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.69%) nginx
7 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.52%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.35%) CMS
8 2 (0.35%) Confluence
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.17%) Site Server
9 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (2.77%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.91%) MS Office
3 8 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.69%) MS Project
5 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 50 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (5.37%) Office 365
4 12 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (2.08%) IaaS
4 12 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 11 (1.91%) PaaS
6 9 (1.56%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (1.21%) SaaS
7 7 (1.21%) Slack
8 6 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.69%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.69%) Route 53
11 3 (0.52%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.52%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 396 (68.63%) VPN
2 393 (68.11%) Firewall
3 276 (47.83%) MPLS
4 261 (45.23%) LAN
4 261 (45.23%) WAN
5 235 (40.73%) BGP
6 227 (39.34%) OSPF
7 200 (34.66%) SSL
8 197 (34.14%) Network Security
9 177 (30.68%) Wireless
10 172 (29.81%) DNS
11 148 (25.65%) TCP/IP
12 134 (23.22%) DHCP
13 131 (22.70%) VLAN
14 120 (20.80%) VoIP
15 106 (18.37%) Cisco ASA
16 103 (17.85%) Cisco Nexus
16 103 (17.85%) EIGRP
17 94 (16.29%) HSRP
18 91 (15.77%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (5.20%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.03%) MySQL
3 13 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (1.39%) Couchbase
5 8 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.04%) MongoDB
7 5 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.69%) Redis
9 3 (0.52%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.35%) Big Data
10 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.35%) TokuMX
11 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (1.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.04%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.04%) Subversion
3 4 (0.69%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.35%) Gerrit
4 2 (0.35%) Grunt
4 2 (0.35%) JIRA
4 2 (0.35%) Trac
General
1 97 (16.81%) Telecoms
2 51 (8.84%) Finance
3 26 (4.51%) Banking
4 21 (3.64%) Retail
5 18 (3.12%) Investment Banking
6 17 (2.95%) Marketing
7 10 (1.73%) Legal
7 10 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.56%) Games
9 7 (1.21%) Electronics
9 7 (1.21%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.21%) Online Betting
9 7 (1.21%) Publishing
10 4 (0.69%) Billing
10 4 (0.69%) Law
11 3 (0.52%) French Language
12 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 250 (43.33%) Network Engineer
2 66 (11.44%) Cisco Engineer
3 64 (11.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 63 (10.92%) Security Engineer
5 50 (8.67%) Analyst
6 47 (8.15%) Architect
6 47 (8.15%) Network Security Engineer
7 43 (7.45%) Senior Network Engineer
8 40 (6.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 29 (5.03%) Network Analyst
10 28 (4.85%) Support Engineer
11 25 (4.33%) Juniper Engineer
12 21 (3.64%) Network Support
12 21 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
12 21 (3.64%) Senior Network Analyst
12 21 (3.64%) Team Leader
13 19 (3.29%) Administrator
13 19 (3.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 18 (3.12%) Linux Engineer
14 18 (3.12%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (10.57%) 802.1X
2 39 (6.76%) Web Services
3 11 (1.91%) .NET
4 9 (1.56%) LAMP
5 8 (1.39%) HTML
5 8 (1.39%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (1.39%) PHP-FPM
6 7 (1.21%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.87%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (0.87%) Unreal Engine
8 4 (0.69%) Middleware
9 3 (0.52%) Node.js
9 3 (0.52%) XML
10 2 (0.35%) JSON
10 2 (0.35%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (0.35%) RESTful
10 2 (0.35%) SOAP
11 1 (0.17%) CGI
11 1 (0.17%) SAML
11 1 (0.17%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 224 (38.82%) Data Centre
2 47 (8.15%) Management Information System
3 41 (7.11%) PKI
4 39 (6.76%) Computer Science
5 29 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (4.51%) Clustering
7 21 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 17 (2.95%) User Experience
9 16 (2.77%) Driving Licence
10 15 (2.60%) Statistics
11 13 (2.25%) HP StoreVirtual
12 11 (1.91%) Cryptography
13 10 (1.73%) RSA SecurID
14 8 (1.39%) Mathematics
14 8 (1.39%) Private Cloud
14 8 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
15 7 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
16 6 (1.04%) Mobile App
16 6 (1.04%) Replication
16 6 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 168 (29.12%) Windows
2 161 (27.90%) Linux
3 61 (10.57%) Windows Server
4 43 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (6.59%) CentOS
6 36 (6.24%) Unix
7 34 (5.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.91%) Solaris
10 11 (1.91%) Ubuntu
11 10 (1.73%) Windows 10
12 9 (1.56%) Debian
13 6 (1.04%) AIX
14 5 (0.87%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.69%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.17%) Android
17 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.17%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (24.61%) ITIL
2 73 (12.65%) Network Design
3 68 (11.79%) Load Balancing
4 63 (10.92%) Information Security
5 62 (10.75%) Network Management
6 49 (8.49%) Change Management
7 46 (7.97%) Change Control
8 45 (7.80%) Presales
9 36 (6.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 36 (6.24%) Kalman Filter
9 36 (6.24%) Problem Management
10 35 (6.07%) Mentoring
11 33 (5.72%) GAP Analysis
11 33 (5.72%) High Availability
11 33 (5.72%) Project Management
12 32 (5.55%) Network Monitoring
12 32 (5.55%) Security Architecture
12 32 (5.55%) Security Management
13 31 (5.37%) Capacity Planning
13 31 (5.37%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 43 (7.45%) Python
2 28 (4.85%) Bash Shell
2 28 (4.85%) Perl
2 28 (4.85%) SQL
3 20 (3.47%) PowerShell
4 15 (2.60%) C
5 14 (2.43%) PHP
6 12 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 11 (1.91%) VBScript
8 10 (1.73%) VB
9 8 (1.39%) C++
9 8 (1.39%) Ruby
10 7 (1.21%) Java
11 5 (0.87%) Go
11 5 (0.87%) Tcl
12 4 (0.69%) Scala
13 3 (0.52%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 253 (43.85%) Cisco Certification
2 188 (32.58%) CCNP
3 101 (17.50%) CCNA
4 85 (14.73%) Degree
5 56 (9.71%) CCIE
6 49 (8.49%) Security Cleared
7 36 (6.24%) SC Cleared
8 32 (5.55%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (3.29%) MCSA
11 18 (3.12%) CISSP
12 17 (2.95%) CCSE
12 17 (2.95%) MCSE
13 16 (2.77%) JNCIP
14 15 (2.60%) CCDP
15 13 (2.25%) GCIH
15 13 (2.25%) GIAC
15 13 (2.25%) JNCIA
16 11 (1.91%) CISM
17 10 (1.73%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (8.67%) PCI DSS
2 37 (6.41%) SLA
3 33 (5.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.91%) FISMA
5 10 (1.73%) JSP 440
6 5 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (0.69%) QA
8 1 (0.17%) COBIT
8 1 (0.17%) DICOM
8 1 (0.17%) HL7
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.17%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.17%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 118 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (14.04%) Active Directory
3 51 (8.84%) Hyper-V
4 27 (4.68%) vSphere
5 26 (4.51%) vCloud
6 18 (3.12%) Firmware
7 16 (2.77%) VMware ESX
8 15 (2.60%) pfSense
9 13 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (1.91%) KVM
10 11 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (1.73%) iptables
12 9 (1.56%) NFS
13 8 (1.39%) Postfix
14 7 (1.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (1.04%) XenApp
16 5 (0.87%) FreeRADIUS
16 5 (0.87%) Terminal Services
17 4 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
17 4 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (6.59%) Nagios
2 31 (5.37%) FortiGate
3 23 (3.99%) Puppet
4 18 (3.12%) Cacti
5 16 (2.77%) Cisco Prime
6 14 (2.43%) Cisco CUCM
6 14 (2.43%) SCOM
7 13 (2.25%) TrustSec
8 12 (2.08%) Ansible
8 12 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (1.91%) SolarWinds Orion
10 10 (1.73%) ServiceCenter
11 7 (1.21%) Failover Clustering
11 7 (1.21%) Microsoft Clustering
11 7 (1.21%) SCCM
11 7 (1.21%) ZABBIX
12 6 (1.04%) Nessus
12 6 (1.04%) vMotion
13 5 (0.87%) OpenNMS
14 4 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 447 (77.47%) Cisco
2 171 (29.64%) CheckPoint
3 168 (29.12%) Juniper
4 142 (24.61%) VMware
5 128 (22.18%) F5
6 98 (16.98%) Microsoft
7 97 (16.81%) Palo Alto
8 65 (11.27%) HP
9 55 (9.53%) Brocade
10 52 (9.01%) SolarWinds
11 51 (8.84%) Citrix
12 41 (7.11%) Fortinet
13 32 (5.55%) Riverbed
14 31 (5.37%) Aruba
15 29 (5.03%) Blue Coat
16 26 (4.51%) Dell
17 24 (4.16%) Mitel
18 23 (3.99%) Red Hat
19 21 (3.64%) Forcepoint
19 21 (3.64%) Meraki
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10% + On Call
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TTR UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Red61 Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Palantir Technologies
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bipsync UK Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum with stock options, company pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 17 days ago
Buckingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago