The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 194 169 172
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 15 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 0.78% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 8
Average salary £36,000 £26,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £33,350 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
IPsec
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1047 637 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.98% 17.50% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 772 473 539
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

IPsec
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IPsec Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

IPsec
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

IPsec
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Leeds -22 8 £38,750 +49.03% 1
Bradford +2 6 £35,000 +34.61%
IPsec
Yorkshire

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 16 (84.21%) VPN
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco
3 13 (68.42%) WAN
4 12 (63.16%) VMware
5 11 (57.89%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (57.89%) LAN
5 11 (57.89%) CCNP
5 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (42.11%) OSPF
6 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (36.84%) Citrix
7 7 (36.84%) Firmware
7 7 (36.84%) CCNA
7 7 (36.84%) IPv4
7 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
7 7 (36.84%) Release Management
7 7 (36.84%) MPLS
7 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
8 6 (31.58%) Finance
8 6 (31.58%) BGP
8 6 (31.58%) Project Management
8 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
9 5 (26.32%) HSRP
9 5 (26.32%) IPv6
9 5 (26.32%) Windows
9 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
9 5 (26.32%) VLAN

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 16 (84.21%) VPN
3 13 (68.42%) WAN
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (57.89%) LAN
5 8 (42.11%) OSPF
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (36.84%) IPv4
6 7 (36.84%) MPLS
6 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
7 6 (31.58%) BGP
7 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
8 5 (26.32%) HSRP
8 5 (26.32%) IPv6
8 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
8 5 (26.32%) VLAN
9 4 (21.05%) SSL
9 4 (21.05%) VoIP
9 4 (21.05%) SAN
10 3 (15.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Network Support
3 8 (42.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Network Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Support
7 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.26%) Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Network Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XMPP
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Firmware
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) IVR
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.26%) CentOS
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
1 7 (36.84%) Release Management
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
3 4 (21.05%) Network Design
3 4 (21.05%) BCP
3 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) C++
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VB
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) CCNP
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) CCSE
4 2 (10.53%) CCSA
4 2 (10.53%) CCDP
5 1 (5.26%) VCAP
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 14001
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Xen
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.26%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
5 2 (10.53%) Brocade
5 2 (10.53%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) F5
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) Avaya
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) Sage
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.26%) Huawei
6 1 (5.26%) ProCurve