The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England / West Midlands
Rank 203 205 212
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 11 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.36% 1.46% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 7
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £39,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +1.11%

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
806 753 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.56% 14.46% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 650 653 718
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IPsec
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IPsec Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IPsec
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

IPsec Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IPsec
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +5 8 £45,000 +16.12% 1
Solihull - 3 £26,500 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 17 (85.00%) SSL
1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco
3 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
4 13 (65.00%) VPN
5 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (45.00%) Internet
6 9 (45.00%) CCNP
6 9 (45.00%) WAN
6 9 (45.00%) Network Security
7 8 (40.00%) LAN
8 7 (35.00%) WLAN
8 7 (35.00%) Windows
8 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
8 7 (35.00%) SSH
9 6 (30.00%) Palo Alto
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
10 4 (20.00%) OSPF
10 4 (20.00%) BGP
10 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
10 4 (20.00%) IGRP
10 4 (20.00%) VRRP
10 4 (20.00%) SAN
10 4 (20.00%) HTTP
10 4 (20.00%) DNS
10 4 (20.00%) Huawei
10 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
10 4 (20.00%) NGN
10 4 (20.00%) Sourcefire
10 4 (20.00%) Aruba

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
1 17 (85.00%) SSL
2 13 (65.00%) VPN
3 9 (45.00%) Internet
3 9 (45.00%) Network Security
3 9 (45.00%) WAN
4 8 (40.00%) LAN
5 7 (35.00%) SSH
5 7 (35.00%) WLAN
6 4 (20.00%) BGP
6 4 (20.00%) DNS
6 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (20.00%) HTTP
6 4 (20.00%) IGRP
6 4 (20.00%) NGN
6 4 (20.00%) OSPF
6 4 (20.00%) SAN
6 4 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (20.00%) VRRP
7 3 (15.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Security Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) EPoS
2 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.00%) Online Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) SCADA
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Presales
2 3 (15.00%) Analytics
2 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) Fault Management
2 3 (15.00%) Network Design
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (10.00%) Case Management
3 2 (10.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (5.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) CCDA
4 1 (5.00%) CCDP
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (30.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (20.00%) Aerohive Networks
4 4 (20.00%) Aruba
4 4 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
4 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (20.00%) Huawei
4 4 (20.00%) Meraki
4 4 (20.00%) Sourcefire
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Juniper
5 3 (15.00%) NetApp
5 3 (15.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.00%) F5
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) Rapid7
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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