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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 200 172 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 11 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.25% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 1.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
771 685 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.14% 15.41% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 662 563 704
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -5 7 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Shropshire - 2 £23,000 - 1
Warwickshire -14 1 £27,500 -8.33%
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (95.24%) Firewall
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
3 15 (71.43%) MPLS
3 15 (71.43%) OSPF
3 15 (71.43%) BGP
4 13 (61.90%) VPN
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (42.86%) CCNP
6 8 (38.10%) PPP
6 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
7 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (33.33%) Juniper
8 6 (28.57%) DSL
8 6 (28.57%) IPv6
8 6 (28.57%) X.21
8 6 (28.57%) ATM
8 6 (28.57%) ISDN
8 6 (28.57%) VLAN
8 6 (28.57%) HSRP
9 5 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (23.81%) VoIP
9 5 (23.81%) EIGRP
9 5 (23.81%) IPv4
10 4 (19.05%) VRRP
10 4 (19.05%) SSL
10 4 (19.05%) Network Security
10 4 (19.05%) VMware
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) Firewall
2 15 (71.43%) MPLS
2 15 (71.43%) OSPF
2 15 (71.43%) BGP
3 13 (61.90%) VPN
4 8 (38.10%) PPP
5 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (28.57%) IPv6
6 6 (28.57%) ATM
6 6 (28.57%) ISDN
6 6 (28.57%) DSL
6 6 (28.57%) X.21
6 6 (28.57%) VLAN
6 6 (28.57%) HSRP
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (23.81%) IPv4
7 5 (23.81%) EIGRP
7 5 (23.81%) VoIP
8 4 (19.05%) SSL
8 4 (19.05%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Communications Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.76%) DTV
1 1 (4.76%) Statistics
1 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) CentOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
1 5 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (9.52%) Time Management
2 2 (9.52%) Network Management
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Service Management
2 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Information Security
3 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Use Case
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Change Control
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CCNP
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) MCSA
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCSA
3 2 (9.52%) JNCIP
3 2 (9.52%) MCDST
3 2 (9.52%) CCENT
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CCSE
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.76%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Netcool
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) Cacti
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
3 7 (33.33%) Juniper
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) Mitel
6 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) Nortel
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £34 - £43000 per annum + Car + Call Allow + Commission + Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Shropshire
Explore Group
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago