Period
to 24 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
London > Central London
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 326 374 341
Rank change year-on-year +48 -33 +54
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 35 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.27% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.10% 1.43% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 20
Central London median annual salary £58,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.82% - -8.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,850 £45,975
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,750 £80,000
London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +2.13%

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 Central London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,664 2,304 2,178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 12.73% 15.17% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,495 2,057 1,962
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £53,730 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.36% +2.34% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £78,750
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Central London

IPsec
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for IPsec in Central London

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in Central London over the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

Salary histogram for IPsec in Central London

IPsec
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Central London region over the 6 months to 24 March 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
City of London +14 34 £58,750 +2.17% 1
City of Westminster - 1 - - 1
IPsec
London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Central London region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 32 (91.43%) Firewall
2 25 (71.43%) Finance
3 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 21 (60.00%) Cisco
4 20 (57.14%) LAN
4 20 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (54.29%) BGP
5 19 (54.29%) WAN
5 19 (54.29%) VPN
6 18 (51.43%) CCNP
6 18 (51.43%) OSPF
7 17 (48.57%) EIGRP
7 17 (48.57%) Windows
7 17 (48.57%) DMVPN
8 16 (45.71%) HTTP
9 12 (34.29%) DNS
9 12 (34.29%) Internet
10 11 (31.43%) Multicast
11 10 (28.57%) HTTPS
12 9 (25.71%) Linux
12 9 (25.71%) Unix
12 9 (25.71%) SSH
13 8 (22.86%) Ethical Hacking
13 8 (22.86%) Network Design
13 8 (22.86%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (22.86%) Information Security
13 8 (22.86%) SIEM
13 8 (22.86%) MySQL
13 8 (22.86%) SQL Server

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
2 5 (14.29%) Mimecast
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (91.43%) Firewall
2 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 20 (57.14%) LAN
4 19 (54.29%) BGP
4 19 (54.29%) VPN
4 19 (54.29%) WAN
5 18 (51.43%) OSPF
6 17 (48.57%) DMVPN
6 17 (48.57%) EIGRP
7 16 (45.71%) HTTP
8 12 (34.29%) DNS
8 12 (34.29%) Internet
9 11 (31.43%) Multicast
10 10 (28.57%) HTTPS
11 9 (25.71%) SSH
12 8 (22.86%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (20.00%) DHCP
14 5 (14.29%) MPLS
14 5 (14.29%) SNMP
14 5 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) MySQL
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 25 (71.43%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Security Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) SIEM Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) LAN Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) SCADA Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) WAN Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) BYOD
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) CCTV
4 1 (2.86%) SCADA
4 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Unix
3 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
3 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (22.86%) Ethical Hacking
1 8 (22.86%) Identity Access Management
1 8 (22.86%) Information Security
1 8 (22.86%) Network Design
1 8 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
1 8 (22.86%) Secure Coding
1 8 (22.86%) SIEM
1 8 (22.86%) Threat Modelling
2 7 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (20.00%) Dynamic Code Analysis
2 7 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 7 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 7 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Change Control
4 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) Lisp
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (51.43%) CCNP
3 2 (5.71%) CCIE
4 1 (2.86%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (2.86%) CCSP
4 1 (2.86%) CISSP
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) JNCIE
4 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
1 3 (8.57%) SCOM
1 3 (8.57%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.86%) TrustSec
3 1 (2.86%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Cisco
2 8 (22.86%) CyberArk
2 8 (22.86%) Palo Alto
3 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.43%) HP
5 4 (11.43%) VMware
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) Arista
7 2 (5.71%) Juniper
7 2 (5.71%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.86%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (2.86%) ConnectWise
8 1 (2.86%) Darktrace
8 1 (2.86%) F5
8 1 (2.86%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.86%) Huawei
8 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.86%) Zscaler