Period
to 14 October 2019

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 6 months to 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 294 312 298
Rank change year-on-year +18 -14 +24
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 38 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.93% 2.20% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 21
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +4.35% -12.21%
10th Percentile £62,500 £41,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £62,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -13.46%

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,298 1,500 1,522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.90% 13.66% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,124 1,342 1,364
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Salary histogram for IPsec in the City of London

IPsec
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the City of London region over the 6 months to 14 October 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
London Bridge - 2 - -
IPsec
Central London

For the 6 months to 14 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 34 (89.47%) Firewall
2 25 (65.79%) TCP/IP
3 24 (63.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 24 (63.16%) SIEM
4 22 (57.89%) Information Security
5 21 (55.26%) Linux
6 20 (52.63%) Unix
6 20 (52.63%) Windows
6 20 (52.63%) MySQL
6 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
6 20 (52.63%) HTTPS
6 20 (52.63%) HTTP
6 20 (52.63%) Finance
6 20 (52.63%) CyberArk
6 20 (52.63%) Penetration Testing
6 20 (52.63%) Ethical Hacking
6 20 (52.63%) Threat Modelling
6 20 (52.63%) Identity Access Management
6 20 (52.63%) Secure Coding
7 18 (47.37%) Security Operations
7 18 (47.37%) Dynamic Code Analysis
7 18 (47.37%) Technology Roadmap
7 18 (47.37%) White-Box Testing
7 18 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
7 18 (47.37%) Black-Box Testing
7 18 (47.37%) Static Code Analysis
7 18 (47.37%) Security Architecture
8 13 (34.21%) Cisco
9 12 (31.58%) WAN
10 11 (28.95%) VPN

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Acrobat
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Office 365
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) PaaS
4 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (89.47%) Firewall
2 25 (65.79%) TCP/IP
3 24 (63.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 20 (52.63%) HTTP
4 20 (52.63%) HTTPS
5 12 (31.58%) WAN
6 11 (28.95%) BGP
6 11 (28.95%) VPN
7 10 (26.32%) HSRP
7 10 (26.32%) LAN
7 10 (26.32%) Wireless
8 8 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (21.05%) OSPF
8 8 (21.05%) SSL
9 7 (18.42%) EIGRP
9 7 (18.42%) Internet
10 6 (15.79%) MPLS
10 6 (15.79%) Multicast
10 6 (15.79%) VoIP
10 6 (15.79%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) MySQL
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Security Engineer
2 18 (47.37%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Support Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Wintel Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Wintel Support
5 2 (5.26%) Wintel Technical Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Network Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Sales Director
6 1 (2.63%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Linux
2 20 (52.63%) Unix
2 20 (52.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) SIEM
2 22 (57.89%) Information Security
3 20 (52.63%) Ethical Hacking
3 20 (52.63%) Identity Access Management
3 20 (52.63%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (52.63%) Secure Coding
3 20 (52.63%) Threat Modelling
4 18 (47.37%) Black-Box Testing
4 18 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (47.37%) Dynamic Code Analysis
4 18 (47.37%) Security Architecture
4 18 (47.37%) Security Operations
4 18 (47.37%) Static Code Analysis
4 18 (47.37%) Technology Roadmap
4 18 (47.37%) White-Box Testing
5 7 (18.42%) ITIL
6 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.89%) Low Latency
7 3 (7.89%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 2 (5.26%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) CCNP
1 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.16%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) CCDP
3 2 (5.26%) CCIE
3 2 (5.26%) CCVP
3 2 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (2.63%) MBA
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) QRadar
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) CyberArk
2 13 (34.21%) Cisco
3 6 (15.79%) Palo Alto
4 4 (10.53%) Juniper
5 3 (7.89%) Adobe
5 3 (7.89%) ArcSight
5 3 (7.89%) F5
5 3 (7.89%) Riverbed
5 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.26%) Arista
6 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
6 2 (5.26%) Darktrace
6 2 (5.26%) Forcepoint
6 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) McAfee
6 2 (5.26%) Meraki
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.63%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (2.63%) NetWitness