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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 195 203 197
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 26 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.92% 1.52% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,200 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
IPsec
England

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
890 855 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.41% 15.67% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 797 731 773
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(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
Birmingham 0 26 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Coventry - 2 £33,500 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 33 (89.19%) Firewall
2 29 (78.38%) Cisco
3 23 (62.16%) Windows
3 23 (62.16%) CheckPoint
4 19 (51.35%) Hyper-V
5 17 (45.95%) NetApp
5 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
6 16 (43.24%) IPv4
7 15 (40.54%) HP
7 15 (40.54%) MS Exchange
7 15 (40.54%) SAN
7 15 (40.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (40.54%) SonicWALL
7 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (35.14%) vSphere
8 13 (35.14%) Forefront TMG
8 13 (35.14%) HP StoreVirtual
8 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (35.14%) VMware
8 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (35.14%) Dell
8 13 (35.14%) VPN
9 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
10 9 (24.32%) CCNA
10 9 (24.32%) Citrix
10 9 (24.32%) XenApp
11 8 (21.62%) F5
11 8 (21.62%) CCNP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (40.54%) MS Exchange
1 15 (40.54%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.81%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 33 (89.19%) Firewall
2 16 (43.24%) IPv4
3 15 (40.54%) SAN
4 13 (35.14%) VPN
5 6 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (13.51%) VLAN
6 5 (13.51%) MPLS
6 5 (13.51%) OSPF
6 5 (13.51%) BGP
7 4 (10.81%) WAN
7 4 (10.81%) LAN
7 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
8 3 (8.11%) VRRP
8 3 (8.11%) Frame Relay
8 3 (8.11%) Network Security
8 3 (8.11%) HSRP
8 3 (8.11%) VoIP
8 3 (8.11%) SNA
8 3 (8.11%) DNS
8 3 (8.11%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Network Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Consultant
4 7 (18.92%) Network Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Cloud Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Installations Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) HP StoreVirtual
2 7 (18.92%) Thin Client
2 7 (18.92%) Fat Client
3 4 (10.81%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.70%) DTV
5 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
2 5 (13.51%) Capacity Management
2 5 (13.51%) Network Design
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.41%) Change Management
4 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.41%) Line Management
5 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Information Security
5 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (24.32%) CCNA
3 8 (21.62%) CCNP
4 4 (10.81%) MCSE
4 4 (10.81%) MCSA
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.41%) MCDST
5 2 (5.41%) CCENT
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.41%) MCP
6 1 (2.70%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.70%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) SLA
2 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Hyper-V
2 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
3 13 (35.14%) vSphere
3 13 (35.14%) Forefront TMG
3 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (24.32%) XenApp
5 8 (21.62%) Terminal Services
6 7 (18.92%) XenDesktop
7 4 (10.81%) BitLocker
8 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
1 4 (10.81%) SCOM
1 4 (10.81%) SCVMM
1 4 (10.81%) Windows Intune
1 4 (10.81%) SCDPM
1 4 (10.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (10.81%) SCSM
2 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Cisco
2 23 (62.16%) CheckPoint
3 17 (45.95%) NetApp
4 15 (40.54%) SonicWALL
4 15 (40.54%) HP
5 13 (35.14%) Dell
5 13 (35.14%) VMware
6 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
7 9 (24.32%) Citrix
8 8 (21.62%) F5
9 5 (13.51%) Juniper
10 2 (5.41%) Symantec
10 2 (5.41%) Sophos
10 2 (5.41%) Kaspersky
10 2 (5.41%) IBM
10 2 (5.41%) EMC
10 2 (5.41%) AVG
11 1 (2.70%) Nortel
11 1 (2.70%) SAP
11 1 (2.70%) Mitel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday