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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 817 813 832
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs citing TACACS 86 51 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.047% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 75 38 35
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,750 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.60%

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
20561 19283 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.67% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16341 15568 17860
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014 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 20 August 2014. 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 +23 83 £47,500 -5.00% 10
London -6 38 £45,000 -10.00% 6
South East +12 27 £48,500 +2.10%
Berkshire - 18 £49,250 -
Reading - 16 £50,000 -
City of London - 15 £50,000 - 2
East of England - 9 £40,000 - 2
Suffolk - 8 £40,000 - 1
Ipswich - 8 £40,000 - 1
Surrey 0 5 £47,500 -
South West - 5 £55,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 -
Leeds - 3 £50,000 -
Southampton - 3 £38,750 -
Swindon - 3 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £38,750 -
Scotland -16 2 £47,500 +58.33%
Stirling - 2 £47,500 -
Leatherhead - 2 £32,500 -
Bristol - 2 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -4 1 - -
Milton Keynes -10 1 - -
North West -11 1 - - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £53,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £45,000 -
Hayes - 1 £51,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - - 1

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 173 (91.05%) Cisco
2 171 (90.00%) Firewall
3 136 (71.58%) CheckPoint
4 105 (55.26%) SSL
4 105 (55.26%) WAN
5 102 (53.68%) Juniper
6 100 (52.63%) F5
7 98 (51.58%) BGP
8 92 (48.42%) VPN
9 86 (45.26%) LAN
10 85 (44.74%) DNS
11 84 (44.21%) EIGRP
12 83 (43.68%) OSPF
13 79 (41.58%) TCP/IP
14 78 (41.05%) Cisco Certification
15 71 (37.37%) IPsec
16 65 (34.21%) Internet
17 62 (32.63%) Windows
17 62 (32.63%) Network Security
18 59 (31.05%) CCNP
19 58 (30.53%) MPLS
20 57 (30.00%) CiscoWorks
20 57 (30.00%) SMTP
21 56 (29.47%) Cisco Nexus
22 54 (28.42%) Cisco ASA
23 52 (27.37%) Finance
24 50 (26.32%) IGRP
24 50 (26.32%) Network Management
25 48 (25.26%) Load Balancing
25 48 (25.26%) HP

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 38 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 21 (11.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.58%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (4.21%) MS Office
1 8 (4.21%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.58%) SaaS
1 3 (1.58%) PaaS
1 3 (1.58%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 171 (90.00%) Firewall
2 105 (55.26%) WAN
2 105 (55.26%) SSL
3 98 (51.58%) BGP
4 92 (48.42%) VPN
5 86 (45.26%) LAN
6 85 (44.74%) DNS
7 84 (44.21%) EIGRP
8 83 (43.68%) OSPF
9 79 (41.58%) TCP/IP
10 71 (37.37%) IPsec
11 65 (34.21%) Internet
12 62 (32.63%) Network Security
13 58 (30.53%) MPLS
14 57 (30.00%) SMTP
15 56 (29.47%) Cisco Nexus
16 54 (28.42%) Cisco ASA
17 50 (26.32%) IGRP
18 47 (24.74%) HTTP
19 46 (24.21%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 6 (3.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 52 (27.37%) Finance
2 15 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.21%) Law
4 4 (2.11%) Legal
5 3 (1.58%) Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.05%) French Language
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 106 (55.79%) Network Engineer
2 53 (27.89%) Security Engineer
3 33 (17.37%) Firewall Engineer
4 30 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
5 17 (8.95%) Consultant
6 16 (8.42%) Network Consultant
7 14 (7.37%) Security Consultant
7 14 (7.37%) Network Security Consultant
8 10 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
9 8 (4.21%) Team Leader
9 8 (4.21%) Network Team Leader
10 7 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (2.63%) Cisco Engineer
11 5 (2.63%) Analyst
12 3 (1.58%) Architect
12 3 (1.58%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (1.58%) Network Support
12 3 (1.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 3 (1.58%) Lead Network Engineer
13 2 (1.05%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (1.05%) WSH
3 1 (0.53%) LAMP
3 1 (0.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.26%) PKI
2 7 (3.68%) SecurID
3 4 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.11%) Cryptography
4 3 (1.58%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.58%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.05%) e-Health
5 2 (1.05%) CESG
6 1 (0.53%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 62 (32.63%) Windows
2 42 (22.11%) Linux
3 11 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (4.74%) UNIX
5 2 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (26.32%) Network Management
2 48 (25.26%) Load Balancing
3 44 (23.16%) Network Design
4 39 (20.53%) Capacity Management
5 27 (14.21%) Incident Management
6 20 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
7 18 (9.47%) ITIL
8 16 (8.42%) SIEM
9 15 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
10 13 (6.84%) WAN Optimisation
11 12 (6.32%) Project Management
11 12 (6.32%) Data Security
12 9 (4.74%) Information Security
13 8 (4.21%) Change Control
14 7 (3.68%) Data Analysis
15 6 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (3.16%) Security Management
16 5 (2.63%) E-Commerce
16 5 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
17 4 (2.11%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.63%) Perl
2 3 (1.58%) VB
3 1 (0.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (41.05%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (31.05%) CCNP
3 45 (23.68%) CCSE
4 32 (16.84%) CCNA
5 26 (13.68%) CCSA
5 26 (13.68%) CISSP
6 8 (4.21%) Degree
7 7 (3.68%) Security Cleared
8 6 (3.16%) SC Cleared
8 6 (3.16%) CCIE
9 5 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.58%) CEH
11 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.05%) GSEC
11 2 (1.05%) MCSE
11 2 (1.05%) CCDP
11 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.53%) CCIP
12 1 (0.53%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.32%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.58%) SLA
4 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (4.21%) ProxySG
2 6 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.58%) vSphere
4 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 57 (30.00%) CiscoWorks
2 38 (20.00%) HP NNM
3 37 (19.47%) Cacti
4 17 (8.95%) SolarWinds Orion
5 16 (8.42%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (3.16%) OpenView
7 4 (2.11%) SCOM
8 2 (1.05%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (1.05%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 173 (91.05%) Cisco
2 136 (71.58%) CheckPoint
3 102 (53.68%) Juniper
4 100 (52.63%) F5
5 48 (25.26%) HP
6 46 (24.21%) SolarWinds
7 38 (20.00%) Sophos
7 38 (20.00%) Blue Coat
8 25 (13.16%) LogRhythm
9 24 (12.63%) Riverbed
10 20 (10.53%) Citrix
11 16 (8.42%) McAfee
12 12 (6.32%) SonicWALL
12 12 (6.32%) Microsoft
13 10 (5.26%) Nokia
14 7 (3.68%) Splunk
15 6 (3.16%) Nortel
15 6 (3.16%) VMware
16 5 (2.63%) IronPort
16 5 (2.63%) TippingPoint
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Willis
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago