The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 226 281
Rank change year-on-year +8 +55  
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 17 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.50% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.01% 3.04% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 27
Median salary £55,000 £67,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.21% +7.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £55,000 £49,600
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £70,900 £80,000
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 the City of London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 846 1051 1544
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 16.25% 16.56% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 745 916 1338
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

IPsec
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for IPsec in the City of London

IPsec
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IPsec in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 17 (85.00%) VPN
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco
1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) Juniper
3 13 (65.00%) Network Security
4 12 (60.00%) F5
5 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
5 11 (55.00%) Palo Alto
6 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (45.00%) CCNP
7 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
7 9 (45.00%) Wireless
7 9 (45.00%) Finance
8 8 (40.00%) BGP
8 8 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (35.00%) Banking
10 6 (30.00%) Cryptography
10 6 (30.00%) SonicWALL
10 6 (30.00%) CentOS
10 6 (30.00%) Ruby
10 6 (30.00%) PKI
10 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (30.00%) Fortinet
10 6 (30.00%) EIGRP
10 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
10 6 (30.00%) Avaya
10 6 (30.00%) HTTPS

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
1 17 (85.00%) VPN
2 13 (65.00%) Network Security
3 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (45.00%) Wireless
5 8 (40.00%) BGP
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (30.00%) EIGRP
7 6 (30.00%) HSRP
7 6 (30.00%) HTTP
7 6 (30.00%) HTTPS
7 6 (30.00%) SSL
8 5 (25.00%) LAN
8 5 (25.00%) Multicast
8 5 (25.00%) OSPF
8 5 (25.00%) WAN
9 4 (20.00%) TACACS
9 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) IP Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior IP Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior IP Network Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Data Network Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Support
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (30.00%) PKI
3 5 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.00%) Eurex
6 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
6 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (5.00%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) CentOS
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Debian
2 5 (25.00%) Kali Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Cryptography
1 6 (30.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (30.00%) Security Operations
1 6 (30.00%) SIEM
1 6 (30.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 5 (25.00%) High Availability
2 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (20.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) Network Management
4 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Development
6 1 (5.00%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) Python
1 6 (30.00%) Ruby
2 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (25.00%) C-shell
2 5 (25.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNP
3 5 (25.00%) CEH
3 5 (25.00%) CISSP
3 5 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 5 (25.00%) GIAC
3 5 (25.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 5 (25.00%) LPIC
3 5 (25.00%) RHCA
3 5 (25.00%) RHCE
3 5 (25.00%) RHCSA
3 5 (25.00%) SANS
3 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) CCIE
5 3 (15.00%) CCNA
5 3 (15.00%) CCVP
6 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (5.00%) NIST 800
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) pfSense
2 3 (15.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.00%) Cacti
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.00%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) Juniper
3 12 (60.00%) F5
4 11 (55.00%) Palo Alto
5 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (30.00%) Avaya
6 6 (30.00%) Fortinet
6 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (30.00%) SonicWALL
7 5 (25.00%) Aruba
7 5 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (25.00%) WatchGuard
8 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat
8 3 (15.00%) Meraki
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (10.00%) FireEye
9 2 (10.00%) McAfee
9 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
9 2 (10.00%) Tripwire
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Qube Global Software
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus > 25% + Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago