Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 323 363
Rank change year-on-year +8 +40 +10
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 43 47 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.36% 0.35% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.88% 2.20% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 27
East of England median annual salary £67,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,300 £51,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 2285 2134 2679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.13% 16.12% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1727 2088
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing IPsec as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -2 27 £67,500 +51.69% 1
Suffolk - 9 £42,000 -
Cambridgeshire -23 3 £29,000 -43.41%
Essex +21 2 £27,750 -38.33%
Norfolk +18 2 £34,500 -42.50%
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 42 (97.67%) VPN
2 36 (83.72%) Cisco
3 30 (69.77%) CheckPoint
3 30 (69.77%) Firewall
3 30 (69.77%) Palo Alto
4 28 (65.12%) Data Centre
4 28 (65.12%) OSPF
4 28 (65.12%) BGP
5 27 (62.79%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (60.47%) Fortinet
6 26 (60.47%) NetScaler
6 26 (60.47%) Citrix
7 24 (55.81%) SSL
7 24 (55.81%) HTTP
7 24 (55.81%) HTML
7 24 (55.81%) E-Commerce
7 24 (55.81%) Network Security
8 21 (48.84%) VMware
9 19 (44.19%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (41.86%) Juniper
11 17 (39.53%) LAN
12 16 (37.21%) WAN
12 16 (37.21%) F5
13 15 (34.88%) EIGRP
14 14 (32.56%) IGRP
14 14 (32.56%) MPLS
14 14 (32.56%) DNS
14 14 (32.56%) XML
14 14 (32.56%) GLBP
14 14 (32.56%) Cisco IOS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
1 1 (2.33%) Zimbra
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Akamai
2 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.98%) Office 365
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.33%) Route 53
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (97.67%) VPN
2 30 (69.77%) Firewall
3 28 (65.12%) BGP
3 28 (65.12%) OSPF
4 27 (62.79%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (60.47%) NetScaler
6 24 (55.81%) HTTP
6 24 (55.81%) Network Security
6 24 (55.81%) SSL
7 17 (39.53%) LAN
8 16 (37.21%) WAN
9 15 (34.88%) EIGRP
10 14 (32.56%) Cisco IOS
10 14 (32.56%) DNS
10 14 (32.56%) GLBP
10 14 (32.56%) IGRP
10 14 (32.56%) MPLS
11 10 (23.26%) Broadband
12 9 (20.93%) ADSL
12 9 (20.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Security Engineer
2 23 (53.49%) Senior Security Engineer
3 16 (37.21%) Network Engineer
4 12 (27.91%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (25.58%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (25.58%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 10 (23.26%) Firewall Engineer
6 10 (23.26%) Senior Firewall Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Network Operations Specialist
7 5 (11.63%) Network Specialist
8 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.65%) IT Support
8 2 (4.65%) Network Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Network Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) HTML
2 14 (32.56%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (65.12%) Data Centre
2 19 (44.19%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.65%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) E-Commerce
2 14 (32.56%) Load Balancing
2 14 (32.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 14 (32.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 12 (27.91%) Analytics
3 12 (27.91%) SIEM
4 9 (20.93%) BCP
4 9 (20.93%) Business Continuity
4 9 (20.93%) Business Continuity Planning
4 9 (20.93%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (20.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
6 5 (11.63%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 3 (6.98%) DevOps
8 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
8 2 (4.65%) Migration
8 2 (4.65%) Network Management
8 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.65%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.65%) Python
2 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (25.58%) CCNA
3 3 (6.98%) CCNP
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCP
4 1 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
2 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) Cisco CME
1 8 (18.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.98%) Puppet
3 2 (4.65%) vCenter Server
3 2 (4.65%) vRealize
4 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Cisco
2 30 (69.77%) CheckPoint
2 30 (69.77%) Palo Alto
3 26 (60.47%) Citrix
3 26 (60.47%) Fortinet
4 21 (48.84%) VMware
5 18 (41.86%) Juniper
6 16 (37.21%) F5
7 14 (32.56%) Arista
8 12 (27.91%) Blue Coat
9 8 (18.60%) Avaya
10 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.65%) Aruba
11 2 (4.65%) Meraki
11 2 (4.65%) Riverbed
11 2 (4.65%) Tufin
12 1 (2.33%) Dell
12 1 (2.33%) HP
12 1 (2.33%) Open-E
12 1 (2.33%) Veeam