The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 88 94 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 5 2 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.45% 0.18% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 1.22% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 36
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £46,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
IPsec
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 164 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.38% 15.10% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 152 148 272
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

IPsec
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the West Sussex region.

IPsec Salary Trend in West Sussex

IPsec
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
Crawley -5 2 £47,500 -9.52%
Gatwick - 2 £42,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £42,500 -
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) SSL
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) CentOS
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (40.00%) Cacti
4 2 (40.00%) HSRP
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) SSH
4 2 (40.00%) Fortinet

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) SSH
4 2 (40.00%) VPLS
4 2 (40.00%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (40.00%) HSRP
4 2 (40.00%) RTP
4 2 (40.00%) SS7
4 2 (40.00%) VRRP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 2 (40.00%) Cacti
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL