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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 195 199
Rank change year-on-year +61 +4  
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 50 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.53% 0.47% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.32% 1.85% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 47 14 25
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £88,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 791 1133 1345
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.20% 25.17% 26.08%
Number of salaries quoted 618 875 861
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,615 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +35 22 £58,000 +13.17% 1
Bracknell - 10 £51,250 - 1
Wokingham - 5 £38,000 -
IPsec
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 61 (77.22%) Firewall
2 59 (74.68%) Cisco
3 45 (56.96%) MPLS
4 44 (55.70%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (55.70%) VPN
5 43 (54.43%) Cisco ASA
6 37 (46.84%) F5
7 35 (44.30%) SSL
8 33 (41.77%) CCNP
9 29 (36.71%) Wireless
10 28 (35.44%) VMware
10 28 (35.44%) OSPF
11 26 (32.91%) BGP
12 25 (31.65%) TCP/IP
12 25 (31.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (31.65%) Data Centre
13 24 (30.38%) WAN
14 23 (29.11%) Cisco PIX
15 22 (27.85%) Palo Alto
16 20 (25.32%) Presales
16 20 (25.32%) Ethernet
16 20 (25.32%) Juniper
17 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (21.52%) VLAN
18 17 (21.52%) EIGRP
18 17 (21.52%) ITIL
19 16 (20.25%) DNS
20 15 (18.99%) Linux
20 15 (18.99%) Degree
20 15 (18.99%) Amazon AWS

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 7 (8.86%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (8.86%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.80%) Apache
2 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.80%) nginx
3 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.99%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.80%) Office 365
6 2 (2.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.53%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.53%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (2.53%) CloudFront
6 2 (2.53%) G Suite
6 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (77.22%) Firewall
2 45 (56.96%) MPLS
3 44 (55.70%) VPN
4 43 (54.43%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (44.30%) SSL
6 29 (36.71%) Wireless
7 28 (35.44%) OSPF
8 26 (32.91%) BGP
9 25 (31.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 25 (31.65%) TCP/IP
10 24 (30.38%) WAN
11 23 (29.11%) Cisco PIX
12 20 (25.32%) Ethernet
13 17 (21.52%) EIGRP
13 17 (21.52%) VLAN
14 16 (20.25%) DNS
15 13 (16.46%) HTTP
16 12 (15.19%) Internet
17 11 (13.92%) L2TP
17 11 (13.92%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) MySQL
2 3 (3.80%) Redis
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 11 (13.92%) Legal
3 6 (7.59%) Retail
4 5 (6.33%) Digital Economy
5 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.53%) Billing
7 1 (1.27%) Banking
7 1 (1.27%) Electronics
7 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Network Engineer
2 20 (25.32%) Support Engineer
3 13 (16.46%) Network Support
3 13 (16.46%) Network Support Engineer
4 12 (15.19%) Consultant
4 12 (15.19%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (12.66%) Security Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Platform Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Platform Support Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Senior Network Support
7 7 (8.86%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Senior Support Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Architect
8 6 (7.59%) Firewall Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Network Architect
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) Memcached
2 2 (2.53%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.65%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.86%) Private Cloud
3 6 (7.59%) Blog
3 6 (7.59%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) FlexPod
4 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.53%) PKI
4 2 (2.53%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.27%) Clustering
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Linux
2 11 (13.92%) Windows
3 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.86%) Unix
4 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.27%) CentOS
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Presales
2 17 (21.52%) ITIL
3 11 (13.92%) Load Balancing
3 11 (13.92%) Project Planning
4 9 (11.39%) DevOps
5 7 (8.86%) Identity Management
5 7 (8.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (8.86%) SIEM
5 7 (8.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (7.59%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (7.59%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (7.59%) Validation
6 6 (7.59%) Virtual Team Management
7 5 (6.33%) Information Security
7 5 (6.33%) Migration
7 5 (6.33%) Network Management
7 5 (6.33%) Regulatory Compliance
7 5 (6.33%) Risk Management
7 5 (6.33%) Security Architecture
7 5 (6.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) Perl
1 8 (10.13%) Python
2 7 (8.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.27%) Java
3 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (55.70%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (41.77%) CCNP
3 15 (18.99%) Degree
4 13 (16.46%) CCIE
5 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
5 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
6 9 (11.39%) JNCIA
7 8 (10.13%) CCNA
8 7 (8.86%) CCSP
8 7 (8.86%) CISM
8 7 (8.86%) CISSP
9 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.53%) AWS Certification
10 2 (2.53%) CCDA
10 2 (2.53%) MCITP
10 2 (2.53%) RHCE
11 1 (1.27%) CCDP
11 1 (1.27%) CISA
11 1 (1.27%) HP MASE
11 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.86%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.06%) COBIT
4 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.86%) Docker
4 2 (2.53%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.53%) Varnish
4 2 (2.53%) Xen
5 1 (1.27%) iptables
5 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.33%) Nessus
2 5 (6.33%) Nmap
3 3 (3.80%) cPanel
3 3 (3.80%) Nagios
3 3 (3.80%) Plesk
4 2 (2.53%) Ansible
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.53%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.53%) Puppet
5 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.27%) logstash
5 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (74.68%) Cisco
2 37 (46.84%) F5
3 28 (35.44%) VMware
4 22 (27.85%) Palo Alto
5 20 (25.32%) Juniper
6 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
7 9 (11.39%) CheckPoint
8 6 (7.59%) HP
9 5 (6.33%) NetWitness
9 5 (6.33%) Qualys
9 5 (6.33%) Splunk
10 4 (5.06%) Aruba
10 4 (5.06%) Brocade
10 4 (5.06%) Fortinet
11 3 (3.80%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.53%) Google
12 2 (2.53%) Meraki
12 2 (2.53%) SAP
12 2 (2.53%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.53%) Sourcefire
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