Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 186 221
Rank change year-on-year +11 +35 -4
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 39 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.88% 0.63% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 3.82% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 8
Hertfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £45,000 £35,750 £29,600
90th Percentile £76,250 £48,000 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £67,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% - -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 951 733 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 21.39% 16.57% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 790 560 771
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,250 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.34% -0.56% -1.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,875 £65,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing IPsec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Hertfordshire

IPsec
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for IPsec in Hertfordshire

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IPsec in Hertfordshire

IPsec
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Watford -1 7 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 6 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
IPsec
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 38 (97.44%) Cisco
2 35 (89.74%) VPN
2 35 (89.74%) OSPF
2 35 (89.74%) BGP
2 35 (89.74%) Data Centre
3 34 (87.18%) Cisco ASA
4 31 (79.49%) NetScaler
4 31 (79.49%) Citrix
4 31 (79.49%) HTTP
4 31 (79.49%) HTML
5 30 (76.92%) CheckPoint
5 30 (76.92%) Fortinet
5 30 (76.92%) Palo Alto
6 25 (64.10%) EIGRP
6 25 (64.10%) E-Commerce
6 25 (64.10%) LAN
6 25 (64.10%) WAN
7 21 (53.85%) XML
7 21 (53.85%) IGRP
7 21 (53.85%) SSL
7 21 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (53.85%) Arista
7 21 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
7 21 (53.85%) GLBP
7 21 (53.85%) F5
8 20 (51.28%) VMware
9 19 (48.72%) Firewall
10 18 (46.15%) Juniper
11 17 (43.59%) DNS
12 16 (41.03%) MPLS

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 16 (41.03%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 35 (89.74%) BGP
1 35 (89.74%) OSPF
1 35 (89.74%) VPN
2 34 (87.18%) Cisco ASA
3 31 (79.49%) HTTP
3 31 (79.49%) NetScaler
4 25 (64.10%) EIGRP
4 25 (64.10%) LAN
4 25 (64.10%) WAN
5 21 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
5 21 (53.85%) GLBP
5 21 (53.85%) IGRP
5 21 (53.85%) SSL
6 19 (48.72%) Firewall
7 17 (43.59%) DNS
8 16 (41.03%) MPLS
9 15 (38.46%) Network Security
10 9 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (17.95%) DHCP
11 7 (17.95%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Security Engineer
1 25 (64.10%) Senior Security Engineer
2 15 (38.46%) Network Engineer
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (25.64%) Firewall Engineer
4 10 (25.64%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (25.64%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 10 (25.64%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Network Systems Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Test Development Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) HTML
2 21 (53.85%) XML
3 7 (17.95%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (89.74%) Data Centre
2 21 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.82%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
3 1 (2.56%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) E-Commerce
2 15 (38.46%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 15 (38.46%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 10 (25.64%) Analytics
3 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
3 10 (25.64%) SIEM
4 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.38%) Network Management
4 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.38%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 6 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (12.82%) DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (7.69%) Workflow
7 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) Python
2 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) C++
3 1 (2.56%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (25.64%) CCNP
3 7 (17.95%) CCNA
4 3 (7.69%) CWNA
5 1 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (12.82%) Puppet
1 5 (12.82%) vCenter Server
1 5 (12.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) Cisco
2 31 (79.49%) Citrix
3 30 (76.92%) CheckPoint
3 30 (76.92%) Fortinet
3 30 (76.92%) Palo Alto
4 21 (53.85%) Arista
4 21 (53.85%) F5
5 20 (51.28%) VMware
6 18 (46.15%) Juniper
7 16 (41.03%) Blue Coat
8 8 (20.51%) Aruba
9 6 (15.38%) Riverbed
10 5 (12.82%) Meraki
10 5 (12.82%) Tufin
11 3 (7.69%) Brocade
11 3 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
11 3 (7.69%) Ruckus Wireless
12 1 (2.56%) Sun