Period
to 26 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 206 - 253
Rank change year-on-year - +253 +53
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 24 0 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.46% - 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.06% - 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 10
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £45,000 " £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,250 - £60,000
75th Percentile £80,938 " £62,500
90th Percentile £81,250 " "
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -

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 East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 784 355 1,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.94% 18.52% 21.72%
Number of salaries quoted 499 285 1,163
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,087 £25,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £34,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
75th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13% -3.16%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in the East of England

IPsec
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IPsec in the East of England.

Salary trend for IPsec in the East of England

IPsec
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing IPsec in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Salary histogram for IPsec in the East of England

IPsec
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the East of England region over the 6 months to 26 September 2021. 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
Bedfordshire - 12 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 10 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £77,500 -
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (91.67%) VPN
3 14 (58.33%) Migration
4 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 10 (41.67%) Information Security
4 10 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (41.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 10 (41.67%) Security Operations
4 10 (41.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 10 (41.67%) CASB
5 9 (37.50%) Social Skills
6 8 (33.33%) MPLS
7 7 (29.17%) PPTP
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 7 (29.17%) Windows
7 7 (29.17%) DHCP
7 7 (29.17%) DNS
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
7 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2019
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
7 7 (29.17%) Azure
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (16.67%) PKI
8 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
8 4 (16.67%) Network Security

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (29.17%) Azure
2 4 (16.67%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (91.67%) VPN
3 8 (33.33%) MPLS
4 7 (29.17%) DHCP
4 7 (29.17%) DNS
4 7 (29.17%) PPTP
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (16.67%) LAN
5 4 (16.67%) Network Security
5 4 (16.67%) SSL
5 4 (16.67%) TACACS
5 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.67%) Wireless
5 4 (16.67%) WPA2
6 3 (12.50%) BGP
7 2 (8.33%) OSPF
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2019
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (37.50%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) IT Engineer
1 10 (41.67%) IT Security Engineer
1 10 (41.67%) Security Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Support
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) IP Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) 802.1X
1 4 (16.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (16.67%) Clustering
2 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Migration
2 10 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (41.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 10 (41.67%) Information Security
2 10 (41.67%) Security Operations
2 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 4 (16.67%) Operational Stability
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.67%) Runbook
4 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CCDP
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CCIE
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) CASB
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Blue Coat
2 4 (16.67%) F5
2 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 4 (16.67%) TOWER Software