Period
to 15 July 2018

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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 301 321
Rank change year-on-year +28 +20 +73
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 80 62 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.66% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.65% 2.87% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 53 62 57
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% -3.12%
10th Percentile £17,500 £32,550 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,500 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £53,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.73% +15.79% -5.00%

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 2,190 2,159 2,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.98% 17.18% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,637 1,735 2,043
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 15 July 2018.

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 15 July 2018. 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 +13 36 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Norfolk +25 13 £19,000 -5.00%
Cambridgeshire +4 12 - -
Bedfordshire +21 9 £52,500 -15.32% 2
Essex +19 6 £41,250 +17.86% 2
Suffolk -10 3 £69,000 +64.29%
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 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 55 (68.75%) Firewall
2 49 (61.25%) VPN
3 48 (60.00%) Cisco
4 46 (57.50%) SSL
5 35 (43.75%) DNS
5 35 (43.75%) HTTP
5 35 (43.75%) Data Centre
6 34 (42.50%) VMware
7 33 (41.25%) Cisco ASA
8 32 (40.00%) CheckPoint
9 30 (37.50%) Palo Alto
10 28 (35.00%) Network Security
11 27 (33.75%) Linux
11 27 (33.75%) DHCP
12 26 (32.50%) Python
12 26 (32.50%) Cisco IOS
13 24 (30.00%) SNMP
14 23 (28.75%) Citrix
14 23 (28.75%) BGP
14 23 (28.75%) Fortinet
15 22 (27.50%) NetScaler
15 22 (27.50%) OSPF
15 22 (27.50%) C
16 21 (26.25%) HTML
16 21 (26.25%) WAN
16 21 (26.25%) TCP/IP
16 21 (26.25%) FTP
16 21 (26.25%) HTTPS
16 21 (26.25%) F5
16 21 (26.25%) PowerShell

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 12 (15.00%) Confluence
1 12 (15.00%) OpenStack
1 12 (15.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.50%) Zimbra
Business Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 21 (26.25%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (17.50%) Akamai
3 12 (15.00%) GitHub
3 12 (15.00%) IaaS
4 9 (11.25%) SaaS
5 4 (5.00%) Office 365
6 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (68.75%) Firewall
2 49 (61.25%) VPN
3 46 (57.50%) SSL
4 35 (43.75%) DNS
4 35 (43.75%) HTTP
5 33 (41.25%) Cisco ASA
6 28 (35.00%) Network Security
7 27 (33.75%) DHCP
8 26 (32.50%) Cisco IOS
9 24 (30.00%) SNMP
10 23 (28.75%) BGP
11 22 (27.50%) NetScaler
11 22 (27.50%) OSPF
12 21 (26.25%) FTP
12 21 (26.25%) HTTPS
12 21 (26.25%) TCP/IP
12 21 (26.25%) WAN
13 19 (23.75%) MPLS
14 16 (20.00%) IGRP
14 16 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (15.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.00%) Gerrit
2 12 (15.00%) JIRA
2 12 (15.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (5.00%) ClearCase
3 4 (5.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Electronics
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Security Engineer
2 22 (27.50%) Network Engineer
3 16 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (15.00%) Senior DevOps
4 12 (15.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) Senior Security Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) Analyst
7 8 (10.00%) IT Analyst
7 8 (10.00%) IT Operations Analyst
7 8 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
7 8 (10.00%) Network Systems Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
7 8 (10.00%) Security Analyst
7 8 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
7 8 (10.00%) Software Analyst
7 8 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Security Manager
8 6 (7.50%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.25%) HTML
2 15 (18.75%) XML
3 12 (15.00%) 802.1X
3 12 (15.00%) Middleware
3 12 (15.00%) RESTful
3 12 (15.00%) SOAP
3 12 (15.00%) Web Services
3 12 (15.00%) YAML
4 4 (5.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 17 (21.25%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.75%) Driving Licence
4 5 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.75%) PKI
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.75%) Linux
2 16 (20.00%) Solaris
2 16 (20.00%) Windows
3 14 (17.50%) Windows Server
3 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (16.25%) Android
5 12 (15.00%) CentOS
5 12 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (11.25%) Unix
7 4 (5.00%) VxWorks
8 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) DevOps
1 20 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 16 (20.00%) SIEM
3 14 (17.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 14 (17.50%) SDLC
3 14 (17.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 13 (16.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (16.25%) Mathematics
5 12 (15.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 12 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (15.00%) High Availability
5 12 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 12 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 12 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 12 (15.00%) Project Management
5 12 (15.00%) Release Management
5 12 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (15.00%) Runbook
6 10 (12.50%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.50%) Python
2 22 (27.50%) C
3 21 (26.25%) PowerShell
4 12 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.00%) PHP
4 12 (15.00%) SQL
5 5 (6.25%) Perl
6 4 (5.00%) C++
6 4 (5.00%) Java
6 4 (5.00%) MATLAB
6 4 (5.00%) Tcl
7 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Degree
2 13 (16.25%) A+ Certification
2 13 (16.25%) Network+ Certification
3 8 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.75%) CCNP
5 6 (7.50%) CCNA
5 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.50%) CREST Certified
6 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) GCFA
6 2 (2.50%) GCFE
6 2 (2.50%) GIAC
6 2 (2.50%) GREM
6 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) CCA
7 1 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.25%) MCSA
7 1 (1.25%) MCSE
7 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.00%) Docker
2 12 (15.00%) Samba
2 12 (15.00%) VirtualBox
3 9 (11.25%) VMware NSX
4 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (26.25%) vRealize
2 20 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (25.00%) Puppet
3 13 (16.25%) Nagios
4 12 (15.00%) Ansible
4 12 (15.00%) Rancher
4 12 (15.00%) Sysdig
5 9 (11.25%) vCenter Server
6 2 (2.50%) EnCase
7 1 (1.25%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (1.25%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.25%) SCCM
7 1 (1.25%) SCOM
7 1 (1.25%) Simpana
Vendors
1 48 (60.00%) Cisco
2 34 (42.50%) VMware
3 32 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 30 (37.50%) Palo Alto
5 23 (28.75%) Citrix
5 23 (28.75%) Fortinet
6 21 (26.25%) Arista
6 21 (26.25%) F5
7 20 (25.00%) Splunk
8 15 (18.75%) Juniper
9 14 (17.50%) Blue Coat
9 14 (17.50%) HP
9 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
10 12 (15.00%) BMC
10 12 (15.00%) IBM
10 12 (15.00%) Intel
10 12 (15.00%) New Relic
10 12 (15.00%) Oracle
10 12 (15.00%) Red Hat
10 12 (15.00%) ServiceNow