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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 218 201 179
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -22
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 12 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 1.15% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 7
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
800 786 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.22% 15.60% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 680 698 592
Average salary £42,500 £35,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.14% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Worcestershire +8 8 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Birmingham -2 2 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Warwickshire -16 1 £47,500 +52.00%
Coventry - 1 £59,000 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 22 (81.48%) Firewall
2 20 (74.07%) Cisco
3 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 13 (48.15%) LAN
3 13 (48.15%) VPN
3 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
4 12 (44.44%) WAN
4 12 (44.44%) Windows
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (44.44%) BGP
5 11 (40.74%) EIGRP
5 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
5 11 (40.74%) CCNP
5 11 (40.74%) VoIP
5 11 (40.74%) SSL
5 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco Wireless
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (37.04%) MPLS
6 10 (37.04%) Wireless
7 9 (33.33%) OSPF
7 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 9 (33.33%) Presales
8 8 (29.63%) Spanning Tree
8 8 (29.63%) Multicast
8 8 (29.63%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (29.63%) FCoE
8 8 (29.63%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (29.63%) VPLS

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) IaaS
2 5 (18.52%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) LAN
2 13 (48.15%) VPN
3 12 (44.44%) BGP
3 12 (44.44%) WAN
4 11 (40.74%) EIGRP
4 11 (40.74%) SSL
4 11 (40.74%) VoIP
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco Wireless
5 10 (37.04%) MPLS
5 10 (37.04%) Wireless
6 9 (33.33%) OSPF
6 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 8 (29.63%) FCoE
7 8 (29.63%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (29.63%) Multicast
7 8 (29.63%) RIP
7 8 (29.63%) SAN
7 8 (29.63%) Spanning Tree
General
1 1 (3.70%) Law
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Consultant
2 10 (37.04%) Network Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco Consultant
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 8 (29.63%) Network Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) Installations Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Azure Consultant
5 5 (18.52%) Cloud Consultant
5 5 (18.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V Consultant
5 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Network Support
7 1 (3.70%) Presales Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) HP StoreVirtual
3 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Cloud
3 5 (18.52%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Presales
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
3 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) CCNP
3 8 (29.63%) CCNA
4 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
4 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
1 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
2 7 (25.93%) Forefront TMG
2 7 (25.93%) Terminal Services
2 7 (25.93%) vSphere
3 5 (18.52%) BitLocker
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) XenApp
4 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
1 5 (18.52%) SCDPM
1 5 (18.52%) SCOM
1 5 (18.52%) SCSM
1 5 (18.52%) SCVMM
1 5 (18.52%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 8 (29.63%) Juniper
5 7 (25.93%) HP
5 7 (25.93%) NetApp
5 7 (25.93%) SonicWALL
6 6 (22.22%) Dell
7 3 (11.11%) F5
8 2 (7.41%) Citrix
8 2 (7.41%) VMware
9 1 (3.70%) Aruba
9 1 (3.70%) EMC
9 1 (3.70%) ProCurve
Redditch, Worcestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago