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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 111 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.15% - 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £45,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
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
251 234 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.13% 19.24% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 215 205 162
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 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
Horsham - 2 £45,000 -
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) VPN
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) TCP/IP
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) WAN
4 8 (61.54%) Wireless
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (61.54%) OSPF
4 8 (61.54%) BGP
4 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
5 7 (53.85%) VMware
6 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
6 6 (46.15%) VRRP
6 6 (46.15%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (46.15%) LAN
6 6 (46.15%) VoIP
6 6 (46.15%) CCNP
6 6 (46.15%) SSL
6 6 (46.15%) Citrix
6 6 (46.15%) HSRP
7 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (38.46%) Multicast
7 5 (38.46%) DNS
7 5 (38.46%) DHCP
7 5 (38.46%) Windows
7 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
8 4 (30.77%) Windows 7

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) VPN
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) TCP/IP
3 9 (69.23%) WAN
4 8 (61.54%) OSPF
4 8 (61.54%) BGP
4 8 (61.54%) Wireless
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (46.15%) HSRP
5 6 (46.15%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (46.15%) VRRP
5 6 (46.15%) SSL
5 6 (46.15%) LAN
5 6 (46.15%) VoIP
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) Multicast
7 4 (30.77%) PPTP
8 3 (23.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Support
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
2 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Content Management
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCIP
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
3 2 (15.38%) CCSP
3 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
5 4 (30.77%) Sage
5 4 (30.77%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) Sophos
6 3 (23.08%) Draytek
7 2 (15.38%) F5