Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 281 236
Rank change year-on-year +98 -45 -8
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 83 21 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.31% 0.24% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.29% 0.96% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 68 16 71
Berkshire median annual salary £57,750 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,100 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £86,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

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 1319 2195 2656
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.79% 25.18% 24.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1582 1984
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +61 38 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Bracknell - 28 £42,500 -
Newbury -20 3 £48,000 -4.00%
Wokingham - 1 £42,500 -
IPsec
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 66 (79.52%) Cisco
2 64 (77.11%) VPN
3 57 (68.67%) Cisco ASA
4 55 (66.27%) SSL
5 54 (65.06%) Firewall
6 46 (55.42%) TCP/IP
7 44 (53.01%) Cisco Certification
8 38 (45.78%) Data Centre
9 37 (44.58%) OSPF
10 35 (42.17%) ITIL
11 34 (40.96%) MPLS
12 32 (38.55%) BGP
13 31 (37.35%) VMware
13 31 (37.35%) Degree
14 30 (36.14%) Network Security
14 30 (36.14%) Presales
15 29 (34.94%) VLAN
15 29 (34.94%) CCNP
16 28 (33.73%) F5
16 28 (33.73%) Cisco Nexus
17 26 (31.33%) CheckPoint
18 25 (30.12%) Juniper
19 23 (27.71%) Wireless
20 22 (26.51%) Ethernet
21 21 (25.30%) DNS
21 21 (25.30%) Linux
21 21 (25.30%) SIEM
22 20 (24.10%) Load Balancing
22 20 (24.10%) SNMP
23 18 (21.69%) HTTP

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 13 (15.66%) Cloud Foundry
1 13 (15.66%) OpenStack
2 9 (10.84%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.61%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.20%) IIS
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.64%) SaaS
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (77.11%) VPN
2 57 (68.67%) Cisco ASA
3 55 (66.27%) SSL
4 54 (65.06%) Firewall
5 46 (55.42%) TCP/IP
6 37 (44.58%) OSPF
7 34 (40.96%) MPLS
8 32 (38.55%) BGP
9 30 (36.14%) Network Security
10 29 (34.94%) VLAN
11 28 (33.73%) Cisco Nexus
12 23 (27.71%) Wireless
13 22 (26.51%) Ethernet
14 21 (25.30%) DNS
15 20 (24.10%) SNMP
16 18 (21.69%) HTTP
17 15 (18.07%) WAN
18 14 (16.87%) Internet
19 13 (15.66%) Cisco ISE
19 13 (15.66%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (16.87%) Finance
2 13 (15.66%) Billing
2 13 (15.66%) Legal
3 8 (9.64%) Digital Economy
4 5 (6.02%) Retail
5 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Support Engineer
2 17 (20.48%) Network Engineer
3 13 (15.66%) Cloud Engineer
3 13 (15.66%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (15.66%) Linux Support
3 13 (15.66%) Linux Support Engineer
3 13 (15.66%) Platform Engineer
3 13 (15.66%) Platform Support Engineer
4 11 (13.25%) Consultant
4 11 (13.25%) Operations Engineer
4 11 (13.25%) Security Engineer
4 11 (13.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (10.84%) Architect
5 9 (10.84%) Network Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (9.64%) SIEM Consultant
6 8 (9.64%) Splunk Consultant
6 8 (9.64%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (9.64%) Windows Administrator
6 8 (9.64%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 38 (45.78%) Data Centre
2 13 (15.66%) FlexPod
2 13 (15.66%) Private Cloud
3 5 (6.02%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (6.02%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.30%) Linux
2 13 (15.66%) Windows
3 10 (12.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.82%) Unix
5 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.17%) ITIL
2 30 (36.14%) Presales
3 21 (25.30%) SIEM
4 20 (24.10%) Load Balancing
5 17 (20.48%) Network Design
5 17 (20.48%) Security Management
6 16 (19.28%) Migration
7 14 (16.87%) Project Management
7 14 (16.87%) Service Delivery
8 13 (15.66%) API Integration
8 13 (15.66%) Application Performance Management
8 13 (15.66%) Converged Infrastructure
8 13 (15.66%) DevOps
8 13 (15.66%) Identity Management
8 13 (15.66%) ITIL V3
8 13 (15.66%) Line Management
8 13 (15.66%) Mentoring
8 13 (15.66%) Performance Management
8 13 (15.66%) Project Planning
8 13 (15.66%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.82%) Perl
2 4 (4.82%) Python
2 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (53.01%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (37.35%) Degree
3 29 (34.94%) CCNP
4 16 (19.28%) CCIE
5 13 (15.66%) CCNA
6 8 (9.64%) CISM
6 8 (9.64%) CISSP
7 7 (8.43%) SC Cleared
7 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
8 6 (7.23%) JNCIA
9 5 (6.02%) CCDA
10 4 (4.82%) CCSP
10 4 (4.82%) JNCIS
11 3 (3.61%) CCDP
11 3 (3.61%) JNCIE
11 3 (3.61%) JNCIP
12 2 (2.41%) MCITP
12 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (2.41%) RHCE
13 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (15.66%) QA
3 8 (9.64%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.61%) SLA
5 2 (2.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (15.66%) Docker
3 9 (10.84%) Active Directory
4 8 (9.64%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.64%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.61%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) Cisco Prime
1 13 (15.66%) Kubernetes
2 9 (10.84%) FortiGate
3 8 (9.64%) Nessus
3 8 (9.64%) Nmap
Vendors
1 66 (79.52%) Cisco
2 31 (37.35%) VMware
3 28 (33.73%) F5
4 26 (31.33%) CheckPoint
5 25 (30.12%) Juniper
6 18 (21.69%) Fortinet
7 17 (20.48%) Palo Alto
8 16 (19.28%) SolarWinds
9 15 (18.07%) HP
10 14 (16.87%) Aruba
10 14 (16.87%) Brocade
11 13 (15.66%) Meraki
11 13 (15.66%) Sourcefire
12 8 (9.64%) NetWitness
12 8 (9.64%) Qualys
12 8 (9.64%) Splunk
13 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
14 4 (4.82%) ScanSafe
15 3 (3.61%) Avaya
15 3 (3.61%) LogRhythm