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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 837 818 824
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs citing TACACS 59 63 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.058% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 51 42 50
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +8.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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
20360 18752 22011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.86% 17.24% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16127 15168 17967
Average salary £43,750 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.56% +3.52%
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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 59 £47,500 -8.21% 8
London +24 28 £45,000 -21.73% 4
South East -10 16 £50,000 +5.26% 2
City of London +28 9 £45,000 - 2
Surrey -1 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Reading +1 4 £50,000 -
Berkshire -5 4 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East of England -17 4 £40,000 -
South West -18 4 £52,500 -
Suffolk - 4 £40,000 -
Ipswich - 4 £40,000 -
Kent +5 3 £24,000 -
West Malling - 3 £24,000 -
Leatherhead - 3 £37,500 -
Bristol - 3 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -4 2 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £60,000 -
Solihull - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £60,000 -
North East - 2 £60,000 -
Hampshire -13 1 - -
Leeds -18 1 £47,500 - 1
West Yorkshire -32 1 £47,500 - 1
Yorkshire -43 1 £47,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
Hayes - 1 £51,500 -
Southampton - 1 - -

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 145 (90.63%) Cisco
2 140 (87.50%) Firewall
3 100 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 100 (62.50%) WAN
4 97 (60.63%) BGP
5 87 (54.38%) VPN
6 82 (51.25%) Cisco Certification
7 81 (50.63%) Juniper
7 81 (50.63%) OSPF
8 79 (49.38%) LAN
9 70 (43.75%) DNS
10 68 (42.50%) CCNP
10 68 (42.50%) EIGRP
11 67 (41.88%) TCP/IP
12 66 (41.25%) SSL
12 66 (41.25%) Network Security
12 66 (41.25%) F5
13 60 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
14 58 (36.25%) MPLS
15 55 (34.38%) Cisco Nexus
16 53 (33.13%) SolarWinds
16 53 (33.13%) IPsec
16 53 (33.13%) Windows
17 52 (32.50%) Internet
18 46 (28.75%) Wireless
19 45 (28.13%) VLAN
20 44 (27.50%) CiscoWorks
21 39 (24.38%) SMTP
21 39 (24.38%) Cisco IOS
22 38 (23.75%) Ethernet

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 21 (13.13%) WebSphere
2 9 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.75%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (5.00%) MS Office
1 8 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 140 (87.50%) Firewall
2 100 (62.50%) WAN
3 97 (60.63%) BGP
4 87 (54.38%) VPN
5 81 (50.63%) OSPF
6 79 (49.38%) LAN
7 70 (43.75%) DNS
8 68 (42.50%) EIGRP
9 67 (41.88%) TCP/IP
10 66 (41.25%) SSL
10 66 (41.25%) Network Security
11 60 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
12 58 (36.25%) MPLS
13 55 (34.38%) Cisco Nexus
14 53 (33.13%) IPsec
15 52 (32.50%) Internet
16 46 (28.75%) Wireless
17 45 (28.13%) VLAN
18 39 (24.38%) Cisco IOS
18 39 (24.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.63%) MySQL
1 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (3.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (22.50%) Finance
2 12 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.00%) Banking
4 7 (4.38%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.50%) Legal
6 3 (1.88%) Retail
7 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 104 (65.00%) Network Engineer
2 37 (23.13%) Security Engineer
3 29 (18.13%) Network Security Engineer
4 24 (15.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 16 (10.00%) Consultant
6 14 (8.75%) Security Consultant
6 14 (8.75%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (8.13%) Network Consultant
8 12 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (7.50%) Network Security Consultant
9 9 (5.63%) Analyst
10 7 (4.38%) Network Analyst
10 7 (4.38%) Voice Engineer
11 5 (3.13%) Market Data Engineer
12 4 (2.50%) IT Security Engineer
12 4 (2.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
13 3 (1.88%) Network Operations Analyst
13 3 (1.88%) Cisco Engineer
13 3 (1.88%) Network Support
13 3 (1.88%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.13%) SOAP
2 2 (1.25%) WSH
3 1 (0.63%) CSS
3 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.88%) AVVID
1 11 (6.88%) PKI
2 7 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.75%) SecurID
4 4 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.50%) Cryptography
4 4 (2.50%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.25%) CESG
5 2 (1.25%) e-Health
6 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 53 (33.13%) Windows
2 25 (15.63%) Linux
3 15 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (6.88%) UNIX
5 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.25%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (21.88%) Load Balancing
2 30 (18.75%) Network Management
3 28 (17.50%) Network Design
4 26 (16.25%) ITIL
4 26 (16.25%) Capacity Management
5 24 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
6 17 (10.63%) Kalman Filter
7 15 (9.38%) SIEM
8 14 (8.75%) Incident Management
9 12 (7.50%) Data Security
9 12 (7.50%) WAN Optimisation
10 11 (6.88%) Change Control
11 10 (6.25%) Information Security
12 8 (5.00%) Project Management
13 7 (4.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (4.38%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (3.75%) Line Management
14 6 (3.75%) Mentoring
14 6 (3.75%) Security Management
14 6 (3.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.75%) Perl
2 4 (2.50%) VB
3 2 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (51.25%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (42.50%) CCNP
3 33 (20.63%) CCSE
4 32 (20.00%) CCNA
5 22 (13.75%) CCSA
6 16 (10.00%) CISSP
7 14 (8.75%) Security Cleared
8 10 (6.25%) SC Cleared
9 7 (4.38%) Degree
10 6 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.50%) CCIE
12 3 (1.88%) CCDP
12 3 (1.88%) CEH
13 2 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.25%) CISMP
13 2 (1.25%) CCDA
13 2 (1.25%) MCSE
13 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (1.25%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.13%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.50%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.25%) SLA
5 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.38%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.75%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.88%) vSphere
5 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 44 (27.50%) CiscoWorks
2 30 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 22 (13.75%) SolarWinds Orion
4 21 (13.13%) Cacti
4 21 (13.13%) HP NNM
5 15 (9.38%) SCOM
6 6 (3.75%) OpenView
7 5 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (1.25%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 145 (90.63%) Cisco
2 100 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 81 (50.63%) Juniper
4 66 (41.25%) F5
5 53 (33.13%) SolarWinds
6 31 (19.38%) Microsoft
7 28 (17.50%) HP
8 23 (14.38%) Citrix
9 22 (13.75%) Sophos
10 21 (13.13%) Blue Coat
11 17 (10.63%) Riverbed
12 16 (10.00%) IronPort
13 12 (7.50%) SonicWALL
14 10 (6.25%) Splunk
15 9 (5.63%) VMware
15 9 (5.63%) LogRhythm
16 8 (5.00%) Nokia
17 3 (1.88%) CA
17 3 (1.88%) NetApp
17 3 (1.88%) McAfee
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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