Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 93 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +148
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 17 30 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.29% 1.78% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.56% 7.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 0
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% - -
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

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 Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 259 406 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.62% 24.14% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 209 358 368
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -14.12%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,350
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Kent

IPsec
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for IPsec in Kent

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in Kent over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IPsec in Kent

IPsec
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 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
Dartford -7 11 - -
West Malling -5 4 £47,875 -31.61%
Sittingbourne - 2 £45,000 -
IPsec
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Kent region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) WAN
2 15 (88.24%) CheckPoint
2 15 (88.24%) MPLS
3 12 (70.59%) Wireless
3 12 (70.59%) VMware
4 11 (64.71%) QSIG
4 11 (64.71%) DPNSS
4 11 (64.71%) 802.11
4 11 (64.71%) DHCP
4 11 (64.71%) SNMP
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) LAN
4 11 (64.71%) DNS
4 11 (64.71%) 802.1X
5 10 (58.82%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (58.82%) Telepresence
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (58.82%) ProCurve
5 10 (58.82%) Riverbed
5 10 (58.82%) Aruba
5 10 (58.82%) WLAN
5 10 (58.82%) HP
5 10 (58.82%) Blue Coat
5 10 (58.82%) ProxySG
6 7 (41.18%) Firewall
7 6 (35.29%) CCNP
7 6 (35.29%) CCNA
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) MPLS
1 15 (88.24%) WAN
2 12 (70.59%) Wireless
3 11 (64.71%) 802.11
3 11 (64.71%) DHCP
3 11 (64.71%) DNS
3 11 (64.71%) DPNSS
3 11 (64.71%) LAN
3 11 (64.71%) QSIG
3 11 (64.71%) SNMP
4 10 (58.82%) Telepresence
4 10 (58.82%) WLAN
5 7 (41.18%) Firewall
6 5 (29.41%) BGP
6 5 (29.41%) EIGRP
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (23.53%) OSPF
7 4 (23.53%) VPN
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (17.65%) HSRP
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Network Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 4 (23.53%) Network Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Time Management
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Network Design
5 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CCNA
1 6 (35.29%) CCNP
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) CCIE
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) Master's Degree
3 2 (11.76%) MCSA
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CCDA
4 1 (5.88%) CCDP
4 1 (5.88%) CCSA
4 1 (5.88%) CCSE
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIE
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 10 (58.82%) ProxySG
1 10 (58.82%) Virtual Servers
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) CheckPoint
3 12 (70.59%) VMware
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 10 (58.82%) Aruba
5 10 (58.82%) Blue Coat
5 10 (58.82%) HP
5 10 (58.82%) ProCurve
5 10 (58.82%) Riverbed
6 4 (23.53%) F5
6 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
7 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
8 2 (11.76%) Dell
8 2 (11.76%) SonicWALL
9 1 (5.88%) Avaya
9 1 (5.88%) Juniper
9 1 (5.88%) Mitel