The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 62 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.41% 0.82% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 2.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £27,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
IPsec
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
106 192 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 21.77% 31.53% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 56 133 57
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

IPsec
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Watford region.

IPsec Salary Trend in Watford

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing IPsec 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 IPsec.

1 5 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) RIP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CCIE
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) VRRP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (60.00%) Multicast
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) GLBP
3 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (40.00%) Crossbeam
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) ACSP
3 2 (40.00%) Cacti
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing IPsec 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 IPsec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) RIP
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) VRRP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (60.00%) Multicast
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) GLBP
3 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCIE
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ACSP
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Crossbeam
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft