The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 799 834 828
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -6
Permanent jobs citing TACACS 94 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.042% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 77 30 35
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £44,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -6.31%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20015 19796 20989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.38% 18.20% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16051 15967 17346
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +19 93 £45,000 -10.00% 4
London -10 51 £45,000 -10.00% 4
South East +11 25 £45,000 +2.27%
City of London - 16 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire - 13 £48,500 -
Reading - 11 £50,000 -
East of England - 9 £45,000 -
Surrey +13 8 £36,875 -16.19%
Hertfordshire - 5 £57,500 -
Leatherhead - 5 £37,500 -
Ipswich - 4 £40,000 -
Watford - 4 £57,500 -
Suffolk - 4 £40,000 -
South West - 4 £48,750 -
Hampshire - 3 £38,750 -
Southampton - 3 £38,750 -
North West +5 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £53,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Swindon - 2 £52,500 -
Leeds - 2 £52,500 -
Bristol - 2 £41,250 -
High Wycombe -4 1 £27,000 -12.90%
Buckinghamshire -4 1 £27,000 -46.53%
Cheshire - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £45,000 -
Hayes - 1 £51,500 - 1

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 202 (93.52%) Firewall
2 200 (92.59%) Cisco
3 151 (69.91%) CheckPoint
4 134 (62.04%) WAN
5 133 (61.57%) Juniper
6 130 (60.19%) F5
7 124 (57.41%) SSL
8 120 (55.56%) LAN
9 119 (55.09%) BGP
10 110 (50.93%) DNS
11 108 (50.00%) OSPF
12 101 (46.76%) EIGRP
13 99 (45.83%) TCP/IP
14 96 (44.44%) VPN
15 89 (41.20%) Cisco Certification
16 87 (40.28%) Internet
17 80 (37.04%) CiscoWorks
18 76 (35.19%) Finance
19 75 (34.72%) SMTP
19 75 (34.72%) Network Management
19 75 (34.72%) Load Balancing
20 72 (33.33%) HP
20 72 (33.33%) CCNP
21 70 (32.41%) HTTP
21 70 (32.41%) LDAP
22 69 (31.94%) Windows
23 67 (31.02%) IGRP
23 67 (31.02%) Cisco ASA
24 66 (30.56%) Network Security
25 65 (30.09%) IPsec

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 60 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 21 (9.72%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (2.78%) MS Visio
1 6 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.39%) SaaS
1 3 (1.39%) PaaS
1 3 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 202 (93.52%) Firewall
2 134 (62.04%) WAN
3 124 (57.41%) SSL
4 120 (55.56%) LAN
5 119 (55.09%) BGP
6 110 (50.93%) DNS
7 108 (50.00%) OSPF
8 101 (46.76%) EIGRP
9 99 (45.83%) TCP/IP
10 96 (44.44%) VPN
11 87 (40.28%) Internet
12 75 (34.72%) SMTP
13 70 (32.41%) HTTP
13 70 (32.41%) LDAP
14 67 (31.02%) IGRP
14 67 (31.02%) Cisco ASA
15 66 (30.56%) Network Security
16 65 (30.09%) IPsec
17 53 (24.54%) MPLS
18 47 (21.76%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 6 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 76 (35.19%) Finance
2 15 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.70%) Law
4 4 (1.85%) Legal
5 3 (1.39%) Electronics
6 2 (0.93%) Banking
6 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.93%) French Language
7 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.46%) Advertising
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 123 (56.94%) Network Engineer
2 60 (27.78%) Security Engineer
3 50 (23.15%) Firewall Engineer
4 32 (14.81%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (6.94%) Consultant
6 13 (6.02%) Analyst
6 13 (6.02%) Network Consultant
7 9 (4.17%) Security Consultant
7 9 (4.17%) Network Security Consultant
7 9 (4.17%) Network Team Leader
7 9 (4.17%) Team Leader
8 8 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (2.78%) Senior Security Engineer
10 5 (2.31%) Cisco Engineer
11 4 (1.85%) Security Analyst
11 4 (1.85%) IT Security Engineer
12 3 (1.39%) Architect
12 3 (1.39%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (1.39%) Lead Network Engineer
12 3 (1.39%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (27.78%) SOAP
2 3 (1.39%) LAMP
3 1 (0.46%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.63%) PKI
2 7 (3.24%) SecurID
3 5 (2.31%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.85%) Cryptography
4 4 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.39%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.39%) e-Health
6 2 (0.93%) CESG
6 2 (0.93%) CLARiiON
6 2 (0.93%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 69 (31.94%) Windows
2 48 (22.22%) Linux
3 15 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (5.09%) UNIX
5 4 (1.85%) Solaris
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.93%) SUSE
6 2 (0.93%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (34.72%) Network Management
1 75 (34.72%) Load Balancing
2 64 (29.63%) Capacity Management
2 64 (29.63%) Network Design
3 32 (14.81%) Incident Management
4 22 (10.19%) ITIL
5 18 (8.33%) SIEM
6 14 (6.48%) Project Management
7 13 (6.02%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (5.56%) Information Security
8 12 (5.56%) Data Security
9 9 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
10 8 (3.70%) Fault Management
10 8 (3.70%) Change Control
10 8 (3.70%) Security Management
11 7 (3.24%) Data Analysis
12 5 (2.31%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (2.31%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (2.31%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (2.31%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.31%) Perl
2 3 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 89 (41.20%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (33.33%) CCNP
3 53 (24.54%) CCSE
4 35 (16.20%) CCNA
5 32 (14.81%) CCSA
6 30 (13.89%) CISSP
7 12 (5.56%) CCIE
8 9 (4.17%) Security Cleared
8 9 (4.17%) Degree
9 5 (2.31%) CCSP
9 5 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.31%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.85%) CEH
11 3 (1.39%) MCSE
11 3 (1.39%) CCDA
11 3 (1.39%) CCDP
11 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.39%) CCVP
11 3 (1.39%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (5.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.63%) ProxySG
3 9 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.78%) vSphere
5 5 (2.31%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.93%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.93%) Snort
7 1 (0.46%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 80 (37.04%) CiscoWorks
2 60 (27.78%) HP NNM
3 35 (16.20%) Cacti
4 20 (9.26%) SolarWinds Orion
5 13 (6.02%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (2.31%) OpenView
7 2 (0.93%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 200 (92.59%) Cisco
2 151 (69.91%) CheckPoint
3 133 (61.57%) Juniper
4 130 (60.19%) F5
5 72 (33.33%) HP
6 47 (21.76%) SolarWinds
7 42 (19.44%) Blue Coat
8 41 (18.98%) Sophos
9 29 (13.43%) Citrix
10 27 (12.50%) LogRhythm
11 22 (10.19%) Riverbed
11 22 (10.19%) McAfee
12 16 (7.41%) Nokia
13 15 (6.94%) SonicWALL
14 14 (6.48%) Microsoft
15 11 (5.09%) VMware
16 10 (4.63%) Splunk
17 9 (4.17%) Nortel
18 8 (3.70%) TippingPoint
19 6 (2.78%) Brocade
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Total Gas & Power Limited
Salary: Market competitive salary plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago