The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for IPsec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 80 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 4 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.67% 1.09% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.71% 6.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
Median salary £62,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.09% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

IPsec is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 85 147 181
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 14.31% 15.98% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 70 138 148
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing IPsec as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Bedfordshire

IPsec
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for IPsec in Bedfordshire

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IPsec in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ISDN
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) FTP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) IPv4
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) H.323
1 4 (100.00%) Mitel
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) FTP
1 4 (100.00%) H.323
1 4 (100.00%) IPv4
1 4 (100.00%) ISDN
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Telephony Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Network Operations Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Operations Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Mitel
1 4 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds