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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 200 183 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 1.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
792 709 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.50% 17.24% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 696 552 694
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 February 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 February 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 -13 5 £37,500 +29.31% 3
Warwickshire -12 2 £31,250 +4.16%
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (96.00%) Firewall
3 22 (88.00%) MPLS
4 21 (84.00%) BGP
5 17 (68.00%) OSPF
6 15 (60.00%) VPN
7 13 (52.00%) CCNP
7 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
9 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
10 9 (36.00%) Network Security
10 9 (36.00%) PPP
10 9 (36.00%) WAN
11 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
12 7 (28.00%) X.21
12 7 (28.00%) DSL
12 7 (28.00%) ATM
12 7 (28.00%) ISDN
12 7 (28.00%) LAN
13 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
13 6 (24.00%) IPv4
13 6 (24.00%) IPv6
13 6 (24.00%) Juniper
13 6 (24.00%) HSRP
13 6 (24.00%) Network Monitoring
14 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (16.00%) Network Architecture
15 4 (16.00%) Security Management
15 4 (16.00%) CCSP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) Firewall
2 22 (88.00%) MPLS
3 21 (84.00%) BGP
4 17 (68.00%) OSPF
5 15 (60.00%) VPN
6 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (36.00%) PPP
7 9 (36.00%) WAN
7 9 (36.00%) Network Security
8 7 (28.00%) ATM
8 7 (28.00%) ISDN
8 7 (28.00%) LAN
8 7 (28.00%) X.21
8 7 (28.00%) DSL
9 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
9 6 (24.00%) IPv4
9 6 (24.00%) IPv6
9 6 (24.00%) HSRP
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Security Specialist
3 5 (20.00%) Network Specialist
3 5 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) CentOS
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (24.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (16.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (16.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) Security Management
4 3 (12.00%) Network Management
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Use Case
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) CCNP
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) CCIP
2 4 (16.00%) CCSP
3 3 (12.00%) CCSA
4 2 (8.00%) CCSE
4 2 (8.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (8.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) RHCE
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) vSphere
2 2 (8.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) XenApp
2 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Netcool
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (24.00%) Juniper
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) SonicWALL
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Dell
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) NetApp
5 2 (8.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
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