Period
to 20 January 2019

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 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 231 199 266
Rank change year-on-year -32 +67 -26
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 20 65 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.36% 1.00% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.02% 4.95% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18 51 17
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £36,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £70,000 £61,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +15.79% -

IPsec is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 988 1,314 1,956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.61% 20.21% 24.94%
Number of salaries quoted 710 963 1,376
Berkshire median annual salary £48,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.22% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,950 £26,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,625 £70,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.56%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing IPsec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -13 11 £36,000 -37.93% 4
Maidenhead -21 3 £70,000 - 3
Wokingham +16 1 £52,500 +23.53%
Slough - 1 £55,000 -
IPsec
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco
3 13 (65.00%) BGP
3 13 (65.00%) OSPF
4 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (60.00%) ITIL
4 12 (60.00%) WAN
4 12 (60.00%) SNMP
5 11 (55.00%) MPLS
5 11 (55.00%) CCNP
5 11 (55.00%) CCNA
6 10 (50.00%) Ethernet
6 10 (50.00%) PPP
6 10 (50.00%) DSL
6 10 (50.00%) L2TP
6 10 (50.00%) X.21
6 10 (50.00%) Change Management
6 10 (50.00%) Network Security
6 10 (50.00%) xDSL
6 10 (50.00%) Network Management
6 10 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (50.00%) Tech Ops
7 8 (40.00%) ITSM
7 8 (40.00%) VPN
8 7 (35.00%) DNS
8 7 (35.00%) Windows
8 7 (35.00%) Linux
8 7 (35.00%) Internet
8 7 (35.00%) F5
9 6 (30.00%) PKI

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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) BGP
2 13 (65.00%) OSPF
3 12 (60.00%) SNMP
3 12 (60.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) MPLS
5 10 (50.00%) DSL
5 10 (50.00%) Ethernet
5 10 (50.00%) L2TP
5 10 (50.00%) Network Security
5 10 (50.00%) PPP
5 10 (50.00%) X.21
5 10 (50.00%) xDSL
6 8 (40.00%) VPN
7 7 (35.00%) DNS
7 7 (35.00%) Internet
8 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (20.00%) Wireless
9 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
10 2 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Operational Security Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Presales Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) OAuth
1 1 (5.00%) OpenID
1 1 (5.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) PKI
2 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) Change Management
2 10 (50.00%) Network Management
2 10 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (50.00%) Tech Ops
3 8 (40.00%) ITSM
4 5 (25.00%) Information Security
4 5 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) Computer Security
5 4 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (20.00%) Software Deployment
6 3 (15.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (15.00%) SIEM
6 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (10.00%) Presales
7 2 (10.00%) Threat Management
8 1 (5.00%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (55.00%) CCNA
2 11 (55.00%) CCNP
3 2 (10.00%) CISA
3 2 (10.00%) CISM
3 2 (10.00%) CISSP
3 2 (10.00%) CRISC
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) FISMA
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.00%) COBIT
3 1 (5.00%) GDPR
3 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.00%) Cacti
3 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.00%) Graphite
3 1 (5.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (5.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) Nessus
3 1 (5.00%) QRadar
3 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) F5
3 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (20.00%) Juniper
4 4 (20.00%) McAfee
4 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (20.00%) Sophos
4 4 (20.00%) Trend Micro
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Qualys
5 3 (15.00%) Symantec
5 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 2 (10.00%) EMC
6 2 (10.00%) Zscaler
7 1 (5.00%) Forcepoint
7 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.00%) Google
7 1 (5.00%) LogicMonitor
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat