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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 227 195 210
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +15
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 15 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.45% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.63% 2.93% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 13
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
918 888 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.91% 15.39% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 732 795 718
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -28 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Worcestershire - 5 £50,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £37,500 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 39 (97.50%) Firewall
2 31 (77.50%) VPN
3 30 (75.00%) SSL
3 30 (75.00%) WAN
4 28 (70.00%) LAN
5 26 (65.00%) Cisco
5 26 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (57.50%) CCNA
7 21 (52.50%) VoIP
7 21 (52.50%) Wireless
8 20 (50.00%) iSCSI
9 19 (47.50%) TCP/IP
9 19 (47.50%) CCNP
9 19 (47.50%) MPLS
9 19 (47.50%) BGP
9 19 (47.50%) EIGRP
9 19 (47.50%) Data Centre
9 19 (47.50%) Presales
10 18 (45.00%) Cisco Wireless
10 18 (45.00%) OSPF
10 18 (45.00%) Juniper
10 18 (45.00%) VPLS
11 17 (42.50%) Cisco PIX
11 17 (42.50%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (42.50%) RIP
11 17 (42.50%) Spanning Tree
11 17 (42.50%) FCoE
11 17 (42.50%) Fibre Channel
11 17 (42.50%) Multicast
12 16 (40.00%) Active Directory

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 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.50%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) IaaS
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (97.50%) Firewall
2 31 (77.50%) VPN
3 30 (75.00%) SSL
3 30 (75.00%) WAN
4 28 (70.00%) LAN
5 21 (52.50%) VoIP
5 21 (52.50%) Wireless
6 20 (50.00%) iSCSI
7 19 (47.50%) BGP
7 19 (47.50%) EIGRP
7 19 (47.50%) MPLS
7 19 (47.50%) TCP/IP
8 18 (45.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 18 (45.00%) OSPF
8 18 (45.00%) VPLS
9 17 (42.50%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (42.50%) FCoE
9 17 (42.50%) Fibre Channel
9 17 (42.50%) Multicast
9 17 (42.50%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Consultant
2 17 (42.50%) Cisco Consultant
2 17 (42.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 17 (42.50%) Network Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Network Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Network Support
6 4 (10.00%) Network Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Technician
6 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Technician
7 3 (7.50%) Information Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Security Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) WAP
1 1 (2.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (47.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.50%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (7.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.50%) Handset
5 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
1 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (12.50%) Linux
3 5 (12.50%) Windows 2000
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Presales
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL
3 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (7.50%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (7.50%) Network Architecture
5 3 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.50%) SIEM
5 3 (7.50%) Threat Modelling
5 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (7.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (57.50%) CCNA
3 19 (47.50%) CCNP
4 7 (17.50%) MCSE
4 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (15.00%) Degree
6 5 (12.50%) MCITP
6 5 (12.50%) MCSA
6 5 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (10.00%) CISSP
8 3 (7.50%) CISM
9 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (7.50%) COBIT
2 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (20.00%) vSphere
5 6 (15.00%) XenApp
5 6 (15.00%) XenDesktop
6 5 (12.50%) VMware ESX
7 4 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.50%) Cacti
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Cisco
2 18 (45.00%) Juniper
3 11 (27.50%) VMware
4 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (22.50%) HP
5 9 (22.50%) NetApp
5 9 (22.50%) SonicWALL
6 6 (15.00%) Citrix
6 6 (15.00%) EMC
6 6 (15.00%) Symantec
7 5 (12.50%) AVG
7 5 (12.50%) Kaseya
7 5 (12.50%) Kaspersky
7 5 (12.50%) Ruckus Wireless
7 5 (12.50%) Sophos
8 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (10.00%) Dell
9 3 (7.50%) Aruba
9 3 (7.50%) Veeam
10 2 (5.00%) F5
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