The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
West Midlands > Birmingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 136 109
Rank change year-on-year +14 -27  
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 9 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.46% 0.25% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.15% 1.83% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 34
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £49,375 £47,500 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 286 327 417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.66% 13.86% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 932 873 1454
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Birmingham

IPsec
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec in Birmingham.

Salary trend for IPsec in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
1 17 (94.44%) CheckPoint
2 15 (83.33%) HP
3 14 (77.78%) Firewall
4 13 (72.22%) SAN
5 12 (66.67%) NetApp
5 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (66.67%) Dell
5 12 (66.67%) IPv4
5 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 12 (66.67%) Windows
5 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (66.67%) SonicWALL
5 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 12 (66.67%) vSphere
5 12 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
5 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (66.67%) HP StoreVirtual
5 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 6 (33.33%) Network Security
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (27.78%) BGP
7 5 (27.78%) Wireless
7 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 5 (27.78%) VPN
7 5 (27.78%) SSL
8 4 (22.22%) ITIL

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) SAN
3 12 (66.67%) IPv4
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (33.33%) Network Security
5 5 (27.78%) BGP
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (27.78%) SSL
5 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 5 (27.78%) VPN
5 5 (27.78%) Wireless
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 3 (16.67%) LAN
6 3 (16.67%) MPLS
6 3 (16.67%) OSPF
6 3 (16.67%) SNMP
6 3 (16.67%) VLAN
6 3 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (16.67%) Billing
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) FlexPod
3 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
2 3 (16.67%) Application Performance Management
2 3 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Line Management
2 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Network Design
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 3 (16.67%) Presales
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Security Management
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) SIEM
2 3 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCNP
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 12 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
1 12 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 12 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) CheckPoint
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) HP
3 12 (66.67%) Dell
3 12 (66.67%) NetApp
3 12 (66.67%) SonicWALL
4 3 (16.67%) Aruba
4 3 (16.67%) Brocade
4 3 (16.67%) F5
4 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 3 (16.67%) Meraki
4 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 3 (16.67%) Sourcefire
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago