The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 241 208 209
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +1
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 21 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.45% 1.08% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 9
Average salary £36,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.86% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £43,750 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1445 926 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.69% 17.45% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 698 863
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

IPsec
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Yorkshire

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

IPsec
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire -27 16 £36,000 +38.46%
North Yorkshire -10 3 £40,000 -5.88%
South Yorkshire -17 1 £27,000 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 27 (93.10%) Firewall
2 26 (89.66%) Cisco
3 21 (72.41%) VPN
4 20 (68.97%) VMware
5 17 (58.62%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (51.72%) CCNP
8 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (44.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (44.83%) OSPF
9 13 (44.83%) Linux
9 13 (44.83%) WAN
10 12 (41.38%) BGP
10 12 (41.38%) CheckPoint
11 11 (37.93%) Finance
11 11 (37.93%) LAN
12 10 (34.48%) Network Security
13 9 (31.03%) VoIP
13 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
13 9 (31.03%) SSL
13 9 (31.03%) IP Telephony
14 8 (27.59%) Project Management
14 8 (27.59%) DNS
14 8 (27.59%) HP
14 8 (27.59%) CCNA
15 7 (24.14%) Citrix
15 7 (24.14%) Firmware
15 7 (24.14%) DHCP
15 7 (24.14%) MPLS
15 7 (24.14%) CCSE

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) Jetty
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) Lync
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.45%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (93.10%) Firewall
2 21 (72.41%) VPN
3 17 (58.62%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (44.83%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (44.83%) OSPF
4 13 (44.83%) WAN
5 12 (41.38%) BGP
6 11 (37.93%) LAN
7 10 (34.48%) Network Security
8 9 (31.03%) VoIP
8 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
8 9 (31.03%) SSL
8 9 (31.03%) IP Telephony
9 8 (27.59%) DNS
10 7 (24.14%) MPLS
10 7 (24.14%) DHCP
10 7 (24.14%) Unified Communications
10 7 (24.14%) DMVPN
11 6 (20.69%) NetScaler
11 6 (20.69%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Network Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Network Support
3 8 (27.59%) Network Support Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Network Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Security Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Support
7 2 (6.90%) Network Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) Network Security Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Security Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) J2EE
1 1 (3.45%) Servlets
1 1 (3.45%) LAMP
1 1 (3.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Firmware
2 5 (17.24%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) IVR
3 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Debian
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Project Management
2 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
2 7 (24.14%) Release Management
3 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.24%) BCP
4 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity
4 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.34%) Network Design
6 3 (10.34%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.90%) Change Control
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Change Management
7 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) C
2 1 (3.45%) C++
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VB
2 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (51.72%) CCNP
3 8 (27.59%) CCNA
4 7 (24.14%) CCSE
5 3 (10.34%) CCIE
6 2 (6.90%) CCSA
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (3.45%) VCAP
7 1 (3.45%) CCDP
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) XenServer
3 4 (13.79%) vSphere
4 3 (10.34%) Xen
5 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.45%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.45%) Postfix
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 20 (68.97%) VMware
3 12 (41.38%) CheckPoint
4 8 (27.59%) HP
5 7 (24.14%) Citrix
5 7 (24.14%) F5
6 5 (17.24%) Infoblox
6 5 (17.24%) Imperva
6 5 (17.24%) Blue Coat
7 3 (10.34%) Juniper
8 2 (6.90%) Brocade
8 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle
9 1 (3.45%) ProCurve
9 1 (3.45%) Symantec
9 1 (3.45%) Google
9 1 (3.45%) Huawei
9 1 (3.45%) NetApp
9 1 (3.45%) Sage
9 1 (3.45%) Avaya