Period
to 21 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 418 607 657
Rank change year-on-year +189 +50 -136
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 60 132 178
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.15% 1.85% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 51 113 143
Median annual salary £52,500 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +21.74% -6.50%
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £34,200
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,750 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,790 7,125 9,437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.70% 12.84% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,272 5,784 7,749
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.13% -3.16% +5.56%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in London

IPsec
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IPsec in London.

Salary trend for IPsec in London

IPsec
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing IPsec in London over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Salary histogram for IPsec in London

IPsec
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the London region over the 6 months to 21 September 2020. 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
Central London +126 9 £77,500 +3.33% 3
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 54 (90.00%) VPN
2 51 (85.00%) Cisco
2 51 (85.00%) Firewall
3 46 (76.67%) WAN
4 44 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (68.33%) DNS
6 40 (66.67%) OSPF
6 40 (66.67%) BGP
7 38 (63.33%) MPLS
7 38 (63.33%) Network Security
8 36 (60.00%) DHCP
9 35 (58.33%) Linux
10 33 (55.00%) LAN
10 33 (55.00%) VoIP
10 33 (55.00%) AWS
11 32 (53.33%) Azure
11 32 (53.33%) Palo Alto
11 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
11 32 (53.33%) Wireshark
12 31 (51.67%) Python
13 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
13 30 (50.00%) Ansible
14 29 (48.33%) SNMP
15 28 (46.67%) Office 365
16 27 (45.00%) Azure Active Directory
16 27 (45.00%) Wireless
17 26 (43.33%) Avaya
18 25 (41.67%) Nagios
18 25 (41.67%) GCP
19 24 (40.00%) Wi-Fi

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 23 (38.33%) Skype for Business
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Microsoft Office
1 22 (36.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 33 (55.00%) AWS
2 32 (53.33%) Azure
3 28 (46.67%) Office 365
4 27 (45.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 25 (41.67%) GCP
6 22 (36.67%) Route 53
6 22 (36.67%) Slack
7 5 (8.33%) Mimecast
8 3 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.67%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 54 (90.00%) VPN
2 51 (85.00%) Firewall
3 46 (76.67%) WAN
4 41 (68.33%) DNS
5 40 (66.67%) BGP
5 40 (66.67%) OSPF
6 38 (63.33%) MPLS
6 38 (63.33%) Network Security
7 36 (60.00%) DHCP
8 33 (55.00%) LAN
8 33 (55.00%) VoIP
9 32 (53.33%) Wireshark
10 29 (48.33%) SNMP
11 27 (45.00%) Wireless
12 24 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
13 23 (38.33%) Skype
14 22 (36.67%) MRTG
14 22 (36.67%) RIP
14 22 (36.67%) TACACS
15 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (73.33%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Consultant
3 6 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Technical Consultant
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.67%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (11.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.33%) Clustering
4 3 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.00%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (3.33%) PKI
6 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.67%) Handset
6 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (58.33%) Linux
2 22 (36.67%) Mac OS X
3 13 (21.67%) Windows
4 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Network Monitoring
2 22 (36.67%) B2B
2 22 (36.67%) Identity Management
2 22 (36.67%) Performance Analysis
2 22 (36.67%) Security Monitoring
3 16 (26.67%) ITIL
4 9 (15.00%) Change Management
5 8 (13.33%) DevOps
5 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 7 (11.67%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (11.67%) Migration
6 7 (11.67%) Problem Management
7 6 (10.00%) ITSM
7 6 (10.00%) Network Architecture
7 6 (10.00%) Project Delivery
8 5 (8.33%) Availability Management
8 5 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) Python
2 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.67%) VBScript
4 2 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (36.67%) CCNP
3 20 (33.33%) CCNA
4 7 (11.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (8.33%) MCP
5 5 (8.33%) MCSE
5 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.00%) CCDA
6 3 (5.00%) CCDP
7 2 (3.33%) CISSP
8 1 (1.67%) CCIE
8 1 (1.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (1.67%) CCSA
8 1 (1.67%) CCSP
8 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.00%) vSphere
5 1 (1.67%) Docker
5 1 (1.67%) Snort
5 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (50.00%) Ansible
2 25 (41.67%) Nagios
3 22 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (36.67%) Puppet
4 7 (11.67%) Terraform
5 5 (8.33%) Backup Exec
5 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (8.33%) SCCM
5 5 (8.33%) SCOM
5 5 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.67%) Grafana
6 1 (1.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.67%) Iperf
6 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.67%) OSSEC
6 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.67%) Suricata
Vendors
1 51 (85.00%) Cisco
2 32 (53.33%) Palo Alto
3 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 26 (43.33%) Avaya
5 23 (38.33%) Riverbed
6 16 (26.67%) VMware
7 14 (23.33%) HP
8 11 (18.33%) CheckPoint
9 10 (16.67%) Juniper
10 6 (10.00%) Citrix
10 6 (10.00%) Meraki
11 5 (8.33%) Dell
12 4 (6.67%) Aruba
12 4 (6.67%) Fortinet
13 3 (5.00%) F5
14 2 (3.33%) Google
15 1 (1.67%) Adobe
15 1 (1.67%) AlgoSec
15 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
15 1 (1.67%) Splunk