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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 809 831 828
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs citing TACACS 83 98 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.084% 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.47% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 62 83 35
Average salary £58,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +7.95%

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
18445 20755 19902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 17.74% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15184 16566 15978
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

TACACS Salary Histogram in the UK

TACACS
Top 23 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 31 July 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 +3 79 £57,500 +27.77% 10
London +15 36 £60,000 +33.33% 5
South East +4 31 £57,500 +21.05% 4
Reading +8 15 £67,500 +37.05% 1
Berkshire +4 15 £67,500 +39.17% 1
Surrey +16 8 £48,750 +32.20% 2
City of London +15 7 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Warrington +14 7 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire +9 7 - - 1
Cheshire +7 7 £35,000 -
North West +2 7 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes -1 7 - - 1
Scotland +16 4 £60,000 +26.31%
East of England 0 4 £31,000 -31.11%
Bedfordshire - 4 £31,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £60,000 -
Woking - 3 £45,000 - 1
Leatherhead -3 2 - -
Southampton +5 1 £45,000 +16.12%
Hampshire 0 1 £45,000 +16.12%
Stirling -5 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 146 (94.81%) Cisco
2 133 (86.36%) Firewall
3 111 (72.08%) Cisco Certification
4 104 (67.53%) WAN
5 103 (66.88%) LAN
6 97 (62.99%) VPN
7 95 (61.69%) F5
8 85 (55.19%) BGP
9 81 (52.60%) Cisco ASA
10 76 (49.35%) OSPF
10 76 (49.35%) CheckPoint
11 73 (47.40%) MPLS
12 66 (42.86%) EIGRP
12 66 (42.86%) Wireless
13 63 (40.91%) Juniper
13 63 (40.91%) Data Centre
14 61 (39.61%) CCNP
14 61 (39.61%) ITIL
14 61 (39.61%) Cisco IOS
15 60 (38.96%) TCP/IP
16 59 (38.31%) Load Balancing
17 57 (37.01%) DNS
18 56 (36.36%) IPsec
19 54 (35.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 49 (31.82%) SolarWinds
21 48 (31.17%) SSL
22 44 (28.57%) VLAN
23 42 (27.27%) CCNA
24 39 (25.32%) VoIP
25 35 (22.73%) Riverbed

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (5.19%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.25%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.60%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.30%) Lync
5 1 (0.65%) CMS
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) assyst
1 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.95%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 133 (86.36%) Firewall
2 104 (67.53%) WAN
3 103 (66.88%) LAN
4 97 (62.99%) VPN
5 85 (55.19%) BGP
6 81 (52.60%) Cisco ASA
7 76 (49.35%) OSPF
8 73 (47.40%) MPLS
9 66 (42.86%) Wireless
9 66 (42.86%) EIGRP
10 61 (39.61%) Cisco IOS
11 60 (38.96%) TCP/IP
12 57 (37.01%) DNS
13 56 (36.36%) IPsec
14 54 (35.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 48 (31.17%) SSL
16 44 (28.57%) VLAN
17 39 (25.32%) VoIP
18 34 (22.08%) Network Security
18 34 (22.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.25%) Data Mining
1 5 (3.25%) Big Data
2 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Subversion
1 5 (3.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (18.18%) Finance
2 19 (12.34%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.19%) Law
4 6 (3.90%) Legal
5 5 (3.25%) Banking
5 5 (3.25%) Retail
6 3 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.95%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.95%) Online Betting
7 2 (1.30%) Marketing
7 2 (1.30%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (53.25%) Network Engineer
2 35 (22.73%) Senior Network Engineer
3 29 (18.83%) Analyst
4 24 (15.58%) Network Analyst
5 14 (9.09%) Architect
5 14 (9.09%) Network Architect
6 12 (7.79%) Security Engineer
6 12 (7.79%) Security Analyst
7 11 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (6.49%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (6.49%) Network Security Engineer
9 9 (5.84%) Network Consultant
9 9 (5.84%) Consultant
10 8 (5.19%) Security Architect
10 8 (5.19%) Network Security Analyst
10 8 (5.19%) Network Security Architect
11 7 (4.55%) Network Support
12 5 (3.25%) Security Administrator
12 5 (3.25%) Administrator
13 4 (2.60%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.99%) 802.1X
2 13 (8.44%) CSS
3 8 (5.19%) SOAP
4 2 (1.30%) Web Services
4 2 (1.30%) XML
4 2 (1.30%) COM
5 1 (0.65%) VXML
5 1 (0.65%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 63 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 17 (11.04%) PKI
3 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (5.84%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.19%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.25%) Private Cloud
6 5 (3.25%) Social Media
6 5 (3.25%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.60%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.60%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.95%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.95%) Life Science
8 3 (1.95%) Statistics
8 3 (1.95%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.95%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.30%) NHS
9 2 (1.30%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.65%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.78%) Windows
2 20 (12.99%) Linux
3 15 (9.74%) UNIX
4 9 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.30%) Solaris
7 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (39.61%) ITIL
2 59 (38.31%) Load Balancing
3 34 (22.08%) Network Management
4 27 (17.53%) Kalman Filter
4 27 (17.53%) Mentoring
5 23 (14.94%) WAN Optimisation
5 23 (14.94%) Change Management
6 20 (12.99%) Network Monitoring
7 19 (12.34%) Network Design
8 17 (11.04%) Root Cause Analysis
9 14 (9.09%) Capacity Management
10 13 (8.44%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (8.44%) Project Management
11 12 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (7.79%) DDoS Mitigation
12 11 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 11 (7.14%) Incident Management
13 10 (6.49%) Fault Management
13 10 (6.49%) Service Management
14 9 (5.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.04%) Perl
2 5 (3.25%) Python
2 5 (3.25%) Ruby
2 5 (3.25%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.25%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.60%) VB
4 3 (1.95%) SQL
5 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 111 (72.08%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (39.61%) CCNP
3 42 (27.27%) CCNA
4 21 (13.64%) Degree
5 19 (12.34%) CCIE
6 17 (11.04%) Check Point Certification
6 17 (11.04%) CCSA
7 14 (9.09%) CCSE
7 14 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 13 (8.44%) SC Cleared
9 6 (3.90%) CEH
10 3 (1.95%) CISSP
10 3 (1.95%) HP ASE
10 3 (1.95%) HP MASE
11 2 (1.30%) CCSP
11 2 (1.30%) CCVP
12 1 (0.65%) GSEC
12 1 (0.65%) CCIP
12 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.65%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (20.78%) SLA
2 2 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.25%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.25%) vSphere
3 5 (3.25%) KVM
4 2 (1.30%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.30%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (22.08%) CiscoWorks
2 12 (7.79%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (5.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (5.19%) HP NNM
4 5 (3.25%) WSUS
4 5 (3.25%) Puppet
5 2 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.30%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (1.30%) OpenView
5 2 (1.30%) Nagios
5 2 (1.30%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.30%) SCOM
6 1 (0.65%) Cacti
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.65%) RANCID
6 1 (0.65%) Netcool
6 1 (0.65%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 146 (94.81%) Cisco
2 95 (61.69%) F5
3 76 (49.35%) CheckPoint
4 63 (40.91%) Juniper
5 49 (31.82%) SolarWinds
6 35 (22.73%) Riverbed
7 27 (17.53%) Microsoft
8 26 (16.88%) Citrix
9 25 (16.23%) HP
9 25 (16.23%) VMware
10 20 (12.99%) Blue Coat
11 19 (12.34%) McAfee
12 13 (8.44%) Fortinet
13 12 (7.79%) Nokia
14 11 (7.14%) Mitel
15 10 (6.49%) Computacenter
16 8 (5.19%) SonicWALL
17 6 (3.90%) Splunk
18 4 (2.60%) IronPort
19 3 (1.95%) ProCurve
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