The table below looks at the statistics for TACACS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TACACS over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 815 828 836
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing TACACS 74 105 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.089% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.52% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 58 77 31
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £43,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +10.22%

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
18764 20011 20516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.65% 17.03% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15099 15999 16604
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

TACACS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TACACS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TACACS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TACACS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TACACS within the UK.

TACACS Salary Trend in the UK

TACACS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TACACS over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 within the UK.

TACACS Salary Histogram in the UK

TACACS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TACACS within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 62 £57,500 +17.34% 6
South East +12 26 £55,000 +13.40% 3
London +5 26 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Berkshire -4 12 £67,500 +36.36% 2
Scotland - 11 £60,000 - 1
Reading -8 10 £67,500 +35.00% 2
Glasgow - 10 £60,000 - 1
City of London +48 5 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Surrey +12 5 £55,000 +13.40%
Buckinghamshire +5 5 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 5 - - 1
Reigate - 4 £55,000 -
South West -10 3 £45,000 -5.26%
West Midlands - 3 £57,500 - 1
Manchester +12 2 £77,500 -
Swindon +7 2 £45,000 -5.26%
North West +5 2 £77,500 +47.61%
East of England +1 2 £43,750 -7.89%
Wiltshire 0 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Hampshire - 2 £44,375 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £40,500 -
Oxford - 2 £40,500 -
Solihull - 2 £57,500 -
Southampton - 2 £44,375 -
Watford +7 1 £37,500 -34.78%
Hertfordshire +3 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Channel Islands - 1 £55,000 -
Stirling - 1 £57,500 -
Essex - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £35,000 -

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing TACACS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TACACS.

1 119 (95.20%) Cisco
2 99 (79.20%) Firewall
3 82 (65.60%) Cisco Certification
4 79 (63.20%) VPN
4 79 (63.20%) WAN
5 72 (57.60%) CheckPoint
6 70 (56.00%) LAN
7 69 (55.20%) Cisco ASA
8 67 (53.60%) F5
9 59 (47.20%) EIGRP
10 58 (46.40%) BGP
11 57 (45.60%) MPLS
12 52 (41.60%) OSPF
12 52 (41.60%) SolarWinds
13 49 (39.20%) Wireless
14 48 (38.40%) Juniper
15 47 (37.60%) SSL
16 45 (36.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 44 (35.20%) Cisco IOS
18 40 (32.00%) IPsec
19 38 (30.40%) CCNA
19 38 (30.40%) CCNP
20 37 (29.60%) Data Centre
21 36 (28.80%) CiscoWorks
21 36 (28.80%) ITIL
21 36 (28.80%) Load Balancing
22 35 (28.00%) Network Security
22 35 (28.00%) DNS
23 30 (24.00%) DHCP
24 29 (23.20%) HSRP

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing TACACS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TACACS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.20%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.60%) Lync
2 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.60%) CMS
3 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (0.80%) assyst
1 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (79.20%) Firewall
2 79 (63.20%) VPN
2 79 (63.20%) WAN
3 70 (56.00%) LAN
4 69 (55.20%) Cisco ASA
5 59 (47.20%) EIGRP
6 58 (46.40%) BGP
7 57 (45.60%) MPLS
8 52 (41.60%) OSPF
9 49 (39.20%) Wireless
10 47 (37.60%) SSL
11 45 (36.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 44 (35.20%) Cisco IOS
13 40 (32.00%) IPsec
14 35 (28.00%) Network Security
14 35 (28.00%) DNS
15 30 (24.00%) DHCP
16 29 (23.20%) HSRP
17 28 (22.40%) TCP/IP
18 25 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.60%) Big Data
1 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
1 2 (1.60%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.60%) Subversion
2 1 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (15.20%) Finance
2 16 (12.80%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.60%) Law
4 5 (4.00%) Retail
5 3 (2.40%) Legal
5 3 (2.40%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.60%) Marketing
6 2 (1.60%) Billing
6 2 (1.60%) Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 59 (47.20%) Network Engineer
2 26 (20.80%) Senior Network Engineer
3 20 (16.00%) Architect
3 20 (16.00%) Network Architect
4 16 (12.80%) Analyst
5 15 (12.00%) Network Analyst
6 14 (11.20%) Security Architect
6 14 (11.20%) Network Security Architect
7 13 (10.40%) Security Engineer
8 11 (8.80%) Network Security Engineer
9 9 (7.20%) Security Analyst
10 8 (6.40%) Network Security Analyst
10 8 (6.40%) Network Support
10 8 (6.40%) Network Consultant
10 8 (6.40%) Consultant
11 5 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 4 (3.20%) Principal Engineer
12 4 (3.20%) Senior Architect
12 4 (3.20%) Senior Network Architect
12 4 (3.20%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.40%) CSS
2 4 (3.20%) SOAP
3 2 (1.60%) COM
3 2 (1.60%) Web Services
3 2 (1.60%) XML
4 1 (0.80%) VXML
4 1 (0.80%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 37 (29.60%) Data Centre
2 14 (11.20%) PKI
3 11 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (6.40%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.40%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.40%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.60%) Social Media
6 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.60%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.60%) CMDB
6 2 (1.60%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.60%) NHS
7 1 (0.80%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.80%) AVVID
7 1 (0.80%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.80%) Windows
2 12 (9.60%) Linux
3 8 (6.40%) UNIX
4 6 (4.80%) Solaris
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.80%) ITIL
1 36 (28.80%) Load Balancing
2 22 (17.60%) Network Management
2 22 (17.60%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (13.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (12.80%) Mentoring
5 13 (10.40%) Network Design
5 13 (10.40%) Change Management
6 11 (8.80%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.20%) Service Delivery
7 9 (7.20%) Incident Management
7 9 (7.20%) Capacity Management
7 9 (7.20%) DDoS Mitigation
8 8 (6.40%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (5.60%) Service Management
9 7 (5.60%) Network Load Balancing
9 7 (5.60%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (5.60%) Security Hardening
10 6 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.60%) Perl
2 7 (5.60%) SQL
3 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.60%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.60%) Ruby
3 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 82 (65.60%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (30.40%) CCNA
2 38 (30.40%) CCNP
3 16 (12.80%) CCSA
4 13 (10.40%) CCSE
5 11 (8.80%) Check Point Certification
6 10 (8.00%) CCIE
7 9 (7.20%) Degree
8 8 (6.40%) SC Cleared
8 8 (6.40%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.40%) CISSP
9 3 (2.40%) CEH
9 3 (2.40%) HP ASE
9 3 (2.40%) HP MASE
10 2 (1.60%) CCVP
10 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.60%) CCSP
10 2 (1.60%) MCSE
11 1 (0.80%) CCIP
11 1 (0.80%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.00%) SLA
2 6 (4.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.80%) QA
3 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.80%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.00%) Terminal Services
3 5 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.60%) KVM
4 2 (1.60%) vSphere
4 2 (1.60%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.80%) Firmware
5 1 (0.80%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 36 (28.80%) CiscoWorks
2 13 (10.40%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (3.20%) HP NNM
4 3 (2.40%) OpenView
4 3 (2.40%) Nagios
4 3 (2.40%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.60%) Puppet
5 2 (1.60%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.60%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.60%) SCCM
5 2 (1.60%) SCOM
5 2 (1.60%) Cacti
5 2 (1.60%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (1.60%) WSUS
5 2 (1.60%) Netcool
6 1 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.80%) RANCID
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 119 (95.20%) Cisco
2 72 (57.60%) CheckPoint
3 67 (53.60%) F5
4 52 (41.60%) SolarWinds
5 48 (38.40%) Juniper
6 28 (22.40%) McAfee
7 26 (20.80%) Riverbed
8 19 (15.20%) Citrix
8 19 (15.20%) HP
8 19 (15.20%) Microsoft
9 18 (14.40%) Fortinet
10 16 (12.80%) VMware
11 12 (9.60%) Mitel
12 11 (8.80%) Blue Coat
13 10 (8.00%) Nokia
14 5 (4.00%) Remedy
14 5 (4.00%) Computacenter
14 5 (4.00%) SonicWALL
15 4 (3.20%) 3PAR
15 4 (3.20%) IronPort
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