The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 171 199
Rank change year-on-year +19 +28  
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 31 52 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.92% 1.04% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.83% 3.92% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 31
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 809 1328 1503
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.96% 26.62% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 628 1093 964
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

IPsec
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for IPsec in Berkshire

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IPsec in Berkshire

IPsec
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 11 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Slough +23 3 £40,000 +8.10%
Newbury +4 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Wokingham - 1 £38,000 -
IPsec
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 24 (57.14%) Cisco
1 24 (57.14%) MPLS
2 23 (54.76%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (50.00%) CCNP
4 20 (47.62%) Firewall
5 18 (42.86%) Wireless
6 17 (40.48%) F5
7 16 (38.10%) VPN
8 13 (30.95%) SSL
8 13 (30.95%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 12 (28.57%) OSPF
10 11 (26.19%) WAN
11 10 (23.81%) Linux
11 10 (23.81%) VMware
11 10 (23.81%) Cisco PIX
11 10 (23.81%) Palo Alto
12 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
12 9 (21.43%) SNMP
13 8 (19.05%) BGP
13 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (19.05%) Network Management
13 8 (19.05%) DevOps
14 7 (16.67%) Juniper
14 7 (16.67%) Internet
14 7 (16.67%) VRRP
14 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 6 (14.29%) CCNA
15 6 (14.29%) HP
15 6 (14.29%) MySQL

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 4 (9.52%) Apache
2 4 (9.52%) nginx
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
1 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.76%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (4.76%) CloudFront
3 2 (4.76%) G Suite
3 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) MPLS
2 20 (47.62%) Firewall
3 18 (42.86%) Wireless
4 16 (38.10%) VPN
5 13 (30.95%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (30.95%) SSL
6 12 (28.57%) OSPF
6 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 11 (26.19%) WAN
8 10 (23.81%) Cisco PIX
9 9 (21.43%) SNMP
10 8 (19.05%) BGP
11 7 (16.67%) Internet
11 7 (16.67%) VRRP
12 6 (14.29%) HTTP
12 6 (14.29%) LAN
12 6 (14.29%) SSH
12 6 (14.29%) Wireshark
13 5 (11.90%) Ethernet
14 4 (9.52%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) Redis
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (2.38%) Banking
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Platform Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Incident Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Memcached
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.29%) Blog
2 6 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) PKI
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) CentOS
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) DevOps
1 8 (19.05%) Network Management
2 6 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 5 (11.90%) Migration
3 5 (11.90%) Presales
4 4 (9.52%) ITIL
4 4 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) Coaching
6 2 (4.76%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 2 (4.76%) ITSM
6 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.76%) Network Packet Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (4.76%) Security Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Perl
1 2 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (2.38%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (50.00%) CCNP
3 6 (14.29%) CCNA
3 6 (14.29%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) JNCIP
5 2 (4.76%) AWS Certification
5 2 (4.76%) CISM
5 2 (4.76%) CISSP
5 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) CCDP
6 1 (2.38%) CCIE
6 1 (2.38%) CCSP
6 1 (2.38%) CISA
6 1 (2.38%) HND
6 1 (2.38%) HP MASE
6 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.38%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Docker
2 4 (9.52%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.14%) Varnish
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) Xen
5 1 (2.38%) iptables
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 4 (9.52%) cPanel
2 4 (9.52%) Plesk
3 3 (7.14%) Nagios
4 2 (4.76%) Ansible
4 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.76%) Puppet
5 1 (2.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Cisco
2 17 (40.48%) F5
3 10 (23.81%) Palo Alto
3 10 (23.81%) VMware
4 7 (16.67%) Juniper
4 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (14.29%) HP
6 4 (9.52%) Aruba
6 4 (9.52%) Brocade
6 4 (9.52%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.76%) Google
8 1 (2.38%) Arista
8 1 (2.38%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle
8 1 (2.38%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.38%) SAP
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