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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 214 194 200
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 14 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.57% 2.13% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 19
Average salary £36,250 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.68% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £48,000 £48,000
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
891 893 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.42% 16.59% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 800 729 789
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 14 £37,500 -9.09% 2
Coventry - 2 £33,500 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 31 (88.57%) Firewall
2 27 (77.14%) Cisco
3 26 (74.29%) Windows
4 25 (71.43%) CheckPoint
5 22 (62.86%) Hyper-V
6 20 (57.14%) NetApp
6 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
7 18 (51.43%) HP
7 18 (51.43%) MS Exchange
7 18 (51.43%) SAN
7 18 (51.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 18 (51.43%) SonicWALL
7 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (45.71%) HP StoreVirtual
8 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (45.71%) vSphere
8 16 (45.71%) Forefront TMG
8 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (45.71%) Dell
8 16 (45.71%) IPv4
9 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
10 13 (37.14%) VMware
10 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (34.29%) VPN
12 11 (31.43%) SQL
12 11 (31.43%) Terminal Services
13 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (25.71%) Citrix
14 9 (25.71%) XenApp
15 8 (22.86%) CCNA

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 18 (51.43%) MS Exchange
1 18 (51.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (11.43%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 31 (88.57%) Firewall
2 18 (51.43%) SAN
3 16 (45.71%) IPv4
4 12 (34.29%) VPN
5 5 (14.29%) VLAN
5 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (11.43%) LAN
6 4 (11.43%) WAN
7 3 (8.57%) VoIP
7 3 (8.57%) SNA
7 3 (8.57%) DNS
7 3 (8.57%) Network Security
7 3 (8.57%) Frame Relay
8 2 (5.71%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
8 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.71%) L2TP
9 1 (2.86%) NetScreen
9 1 (2.86%) Internet
9 1 (2.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
1 10 (28.57%) Consultant
2 7 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Cloud Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Installations Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) HP StoreVirtual
2 7 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (20.00%) Fat Client
3 4 (11.43%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
2 5 (14.29%) Network Design
3 4 (11.43%) Capacity Management
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Change Management
5 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.71%) Line Management
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.86%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.86%) CCNA
3 5 (14.29%) CCNP
4 4 (11.43%) MCSE
4 4 (11.43%) MCSA
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.71%) MCDST
5 2 (5.71%) CCENT
5 2 (5.71%) MCP
6 1 (2.86%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) Hyper-V
2 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 16 (45.71%) vSphere
3 16 (45.71%) Forefront TMG
4 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (31.43%) Terminal Services
6 9 (25.71%) XenApp
7 7 (20.00%) XenDesktop
8 4 (11.43%) BitLocker
9 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
10 1 (2.86%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
1 4 (11.43%) SCOM
1 4 (11.43%) SCVMM
1 4 (11.43%) Windows Intune
1 4 (11.43%) SCDPM
1 4 (11.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (11.43%) SCSM
2 2 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Cisco
2 25 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 20 (57.14%) NetApp
4 18 (51.43%) SonicWALL
4 18 (51.43%) HP
5 16 (45.71%) Dell
6 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (37.14%) VMware
8 9 (25.71%) Citrix
9 7 (20.00%) F5
10 2 (5.71%) AVG
10 2 (5.71%) Symantec
10 2 (5.71%) Sophos
10 2 (5.71%) Kaspersky
10 2 (5.71%) IBM
10 2 (5.71%) EMC
11 1 (2.86%) Nortel
11 1 (2.86%) SAP
11 1 (2.86%) Mitel
11 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £35k - 48k per year + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago