Period
to 22 May 2018

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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 203 237
Rank change year-on-year -35 +34 +30
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 31 66 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.45% 0.99% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 4.16% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 56 69
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £38,600 £38,000 £28,900
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +17.02% -1.05%

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 1,464 1,585 2,564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.15% 23.72% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,046 1,196 2,064
Berkshire median annual salary £48,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% -2.30% +2.35%

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 May 2018.

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 May 2018. 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 +7 12 £57,500 -
Newbury -13 8 £52,500 +10.53% 4
Maidenhead - 7 £75,000 - 1
Bracknell -13 3 £39,000 -32.47%
IPsec
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 24 (77.42%) Cisco
2 23 (74.19%) OSPF
3 22 (70.97%) Firewall
4 21 (67.74%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (51.61%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (48.39%) VMware
6 15 (48.39%) LAN
7 14 (45.16%) WAN
7 14 (45.16%) SNMP
7 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
7 14 (45.16%) BGP
8 13 (41.94%) MPLS
9 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
10 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
10 11 (35.48%) VPN
10 11 (35.48%) CCNP
10 11 (35.48%) MS Visio
11 10 (32.26%) DNS
11 10 (32.26%) Wireless
11 10 (32.26%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
12 9 (29.03%) Change Management
12 9 (29.03%) Juniper
13 8 (25.81%) CCIE
13 8 (25.81%) Internet
13 8 (25.81%) VRRP
13 8 (25.81%) SSL
13 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
13 8 (25.81%) WLAN
13 8 (25.81%) ITIL

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 (19.35%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (19.35%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Visio
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (19.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) OSPF
2 22 (70.97%) Firewall
3 16 (51.61%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (48.39%) LAN
5 14 (45.16%) BGP
5 14 (45.16%) SNMP
5 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
5 14 (45.16%) WAN
6 13 (41.94%) MPLS
7 11 (35.48%) VPN
8 10 (32.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (32.26%) DNS
8 10 (32.26%) Wireless
9 8 (25.81%) Cisco ISE
9 8 (25.81%) Internet
9 8 (25.81%) Multicast
9 8 (25.81%) SSL
9 8 (25.81%) VRRP
9 8 (25.81%) WLAN
10 7 (22.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Network Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Security Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Customer Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Customer Operations Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) LAN Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Security Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) NOC Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) WAN Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Support
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
2 6 (19.35%) Blog
2 6 (19.35%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.23%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Change Management
2 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 7 (22.58%) Migration
3 7 (22.58%) Network Management
4 6 (19.35%) API Integration
4 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
4 6 (19.35%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (19.35%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (19.35%) DevOps
4 6 (19.35%) Identity Management
4 6 (19.35%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (19.35%) Security Architecture
5 5 (16.13%) ITSM
5 5 (16.13%) Logistics
5 5 (16.13%) Value Proposition
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
7 3 (9.68%) Network Design
7 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (67.74%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (35.48%) CCNP
3 8 (25.81%) CCIE
4 7 (22.58%) CCIE Security
5 6 (19.35%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 6 (19.35%) CCNA
6 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.45%) Degree
8 1 (3.23%) CCDA
8 1 (3.23%) CCDP
8 1 (3.23%) HP MASE
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIE
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) FreeRADIUS
2 6 (19.35%) vSphere
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Cacti
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Cisco
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
5 9 (29.03%) Juniper
6 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
7 6 (19.35%) Infoblox
7 6 (19.35%) NetQoS
8 5 (16.13%) Aruba
8 5 (16.13%) Fortinet
8 5 (16.13%) HP
9 3 (9.68%) F5
10 2 (6.45%) Brocade
10 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
11 1 (3.23%) Avaya
11 1 (3.23%) Capita
11 1 (3.23%) EMC
11 1 (3.23%) Meraki