Period
to 8 December 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 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 225 234 180
Rank change year-on-year +9 -54 +111
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 5 20 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.095% 0.33% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 1.99% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 64
Berkshire median annual salary £36,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.64% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,500 £47,500 £35,900
90th Percentile £48,700 £65,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £59,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.97% +13.33% +5.00%

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 811 1,006 1,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.44% 16.69% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 559 737 966
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,875
90th Percentile £77,750 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -5.56%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -5 4 £35,750 -48.93% 1
Slough +25 1 £50,000 -9.09%
IPsec
South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Network Management
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) PPP
3 3 (60.00%) SNMP
3 3 (60.00%) X.21
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) DSL
3 3 (60.00%) L2TP
3 3 (60.00%) Huawei
3 3 (60.00%) xDSL
3 3 (60.00%) Tech Ops
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) Meraki
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) DSL
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) L2TP
3 3 (60.00%) PPP
3 3 (60.00%) SNMP
3 3 (60.00%) X.21
3 3 (60.00%) xDSL
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) TACACS
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Tech Ops
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) Huawei
2 3 (60.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto