Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 658 548 669
Rank change year-on-year -110 +121 -67
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 164 324 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.44% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 2.91% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 127 271 219
London median annual salary £57,500 £61,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.50% +11.82% -
10th Percentile £38,500 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.64% +15.79% -0.52%

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 9,788 11,134 12,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.05% 15.08% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7,985 9,161 10,843
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in London

IPsec
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IPsec in London

IPsec
Salary Histogram in London

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

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 17 August 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
Central London -33 35 £65,000 +18.18% 3
West London +18 1 £30,000 -45.45% 4
East London -8 1 - - 1
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 London region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 127 (77.44%) Cisco
2 112 (68.29%) VPN
3 104 (63.41%) Firewall
4 97 (59.15%) Cisco Certification
5 96 (58.54%) BGP
6 95 (57.93%) CCNP
7 89 (54.27%) OSPF
8 79 (48.17%) WAN
9 63 (38.41%) MPLS
10 60 (36.59%) Cisco ASA
11 58 (35.37%) Cisco Nexus
11 58 (35.37%) LAN
12 57 (34.76%) HSRP
13 55 (33.54%) Palo Alto
14 53 (32.32%) TCP/IP
15 44 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
16 42 (25.61%) Network Security
16 42 (25.61%) CCIE
16 42 (25.61%) DNS
16 42 (25.61%) Linux
16 42 (25.61%) Juniper
17 41 (25.00%) Data Centre
18 40 (24.39%) Capacity Planning
18 40 (24.39%) Citrix
18 40 (24.39%) Microsoft
19 37 (22.56%) VMware
20 36 (21.95%) Wi-Fi
20 36 (21.95%) SSL
20 36 (21.95%) Ethernet
21 35 (21.34%) DHCP

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 12 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.10%) Confluence
2 10 (6.10%) OpenStack
3 7 (4.27%) IIS
4 6 (3.66%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.66%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.05%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.83%) Drupal
7 2 (1.22%) Apache
7 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.22%) nginx
8 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.61%) Appian
8 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.61%) JBoss
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 44 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (11.59%) Office 365
4 13 (7.93%) SaaS
5 10 (6.10%) GitHub
6 8 (4.88%) IaaS
6 8 (4.88%) Mimecast
7 6 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (3.66%) Amazon S3
7 6 (3.66%) G Suite
7 6 (3.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (3.05%) Slack
9 3 (1.83%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.83%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.83%) CloudFront
9 3 (1.83%) PaaS
9 3 (1.83%) Serverless
10 2 (1.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 112 (68.29%) VPN
2 104 (63.41%) Firewall
3 96 (58.54%) BGP
4 89 (54.27%) OSPF
5 79 (48.17%) WAN
6 63 (38.41%) MPLS
7 60 (36.59%) Cisco ASA
8 58 (35.37%) Cisco Nexus
8 58 (35.37%) LAN
9 57 (34.76%) HSRP
10 53 (32.32%) TCP/IP
11 42 (25.61%) DNS
11 42 (25.61%) Network Security
12 36 (21.95%) Ethernet
12 36 (21.95%) SSL
12 36 (21.95%) Wi-Fi
13 35 (21.34%) DHCP
14 33 (20.12%) NetScaler
15 27 (16.46%) Wireless
16 26 (15.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.27%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (2.44%) MySQL
5 3 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.22%) Redis
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.61%) Big Data
7 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.61%) DB2
7 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.61%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.61%) Power BI
7 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.61%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 11 (6.71%) JIRA
2 10 (6.10%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.05%) Gerrit
3 5 (3.05%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (3.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.83%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.61%) AppScan
General
1 28 (17.07%) Finance
2 19 (11.59%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.32%) French Language
3 12 (7.32%) German Language
3 12 (7.32%) Italian Language
4 8 (4.88%) Banking
5 5 (3.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.83%) Marketing
7 2 (1.22%) Legal
7 2 (1.22%) Online Betting
7 2 (1.22%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 96 (58.54%) Network Engineer
2 30 (18.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 21 (12.80%) Cisco Engineer
3 21 (12.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 16 (9.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 16 (9.76%) Security Engineer
5 14 (8.54%) Analyst
5 14 (8.54%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 14 (8.54%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (7.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (7.32%) Graduate
8 10 (6.10%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (6.10%) Juniper Engineer
8 10 (6.10%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.49%) Citrix Engineer
9 9 (5.49%) Consultant
9 9 (5.49%) LAN Engineer
9 9 (5.49%) Senior DevOps
9 9 (5.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 8 (4.88%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.12%) 802.1X
2 10 (6.10%) XMPP
3 9 (5.49%) LDAP
3 9 (5.49%) Web Services
4 8 (4.88%) YAML
5 6 (3.66%) SOAP
6 5 (3.05%) Middleware
6 5 (3.05%) RESTful
7 4 (2.44%) Apache Flex
8 3 (1.83%) JSON
9 2 (1.22%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (1.22%) LAMP
9 2 (1.22%) Node.js
9 2 (1.22%) REST
10 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.61%) Drools
10 1 (0.61%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
10 1 (0.61%) React
10 1 (0.61%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 22 (13.41%) Computer Science
3 19 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (9.76%) PKI
5 10 (6.10%) DataPower
5 10 (6.10%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 7 (4.27%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.66%) BYOD
7 6 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (3.05%) BBC
8 5 (3.05%) Private Cloud
9 4 (2.44%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (1.83%) CMDB
10 3 (1.83%) Fintech
10 3 (1.83%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.83%) Renewable Energy
10 3 (1.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.61%) Linux
2 31 (18.90%) Windows
3 15 (9.15%) Windows Server
4 12 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (6.71%) CentOS
6 10 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.05%) Android
8 5 (3.05%) Solaris
8 5 (3.05%) Windows 10
8 5 (3.05%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.83%) Unix
10 2 (1.22%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.22%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.22%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.61%) AIX
11 1 (0.61%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (24.39%) Capacity Planning
2 29 (17.68%) DevOps
3 26 (15.85%) Network Design
4 23 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (12.20%) High Availability
5 20 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 15 (9.15%) Load Balancing
7 12 (7.32%) Antivirus Management
8 11 (6.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (6.10%) Change Management
9 10 (6.10%) Network Management
9 10 (6.10%) Network Virtualisation
9 10 (6.10%) Systems Analysis
10 9 (5.49%) Network Architecture
11 8 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (4.88%) Project Management
12 7 (4.27%) Analytics
12 7 (4.27%) Information Security
12 7 (4.27%) Low Latency
12 7 (4.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.46%) Python
2 24 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 15 (9.15%) Bash Shell
4 13 (7.93%) PHP
5 10 (6.10%) Perl
5 10 (6.10%) SQL
6 6 (3.66%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.05%) SOQL
8 3 (1.83%) C-shell
8 3 (1.83%) Korn
9 2 (1.22%) C
9 2 (1.22%) Java
9 2 (1.22%) VB
10 1 (0.61%) C#
10 1 (0.61%) C++
10 1 (0.61%) Go
Qualifications
1 97 (59.15%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (57.93%) CCNP
3 42 (25.61%) CCIE
4 34 (20.73%) CCNA
5 28 (17.07%) Degree
6 19 (11.59%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (6.10%) CCA
8 10 (6.10%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (3.66%) CISSP
10 4 (2.44%) CISA
10 4 (2.44%) JNCIP
10 4 (2.44%) SANS
11 3 (1.83%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.83%) GIAC
11 3 (1.83%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.22%) CEH
12 2 (1.22%) CISM
12 2 (1.22%) GCIH
12 2 (1.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.66%) SLA
3 5 (3.05%) GDPR
3 5 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.22%) FIPS 140-2
4 2 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 26 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (14.02%) Active Directory
3 14 (8.54%) VMware NSX
4 9 (5.49%) Docker
5 6 (3.66%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.66%) Samba
5 6 (3.66%) VirtualBox
5 6 (3.66%) XenApp
6 2 (1.22%) KVM
6 2 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.22%) vSphere
6 2 (1.22%) Xen
7 1 (0.61%) LXC
7 1 (0.61%) NFS
7 1 (0.61%) pfSense
7 1 (0.61%) vCloud
7 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (9.76%) FortiGate
2 15 (9.15%) Ansible
3 13 (7.93%) Puppet
4 12 (7.32%) Cacti
5 11 (6.71%) Cisco CUCM
6 9 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (4.88%) Nagios
7 8 (4.88%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (3.05%) Rancher
8 5 (3.05%) Sysdig
8 5 (3.05%) vRealize
9 4 (2.44%) SCCM
10 3 (1.83%) SCOM
11 2 (1.22%) HAProxy
11 2 (1.22%) Kubernetes
11 2 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (1.22%) Terraform
11 2 (1.22%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.61%) RANCID
12 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 127 (77.44%) Cisco
2 55 (33.54%) Palo Alto
3 42 (25.61%) Juniper
4 40 (24.39%) Citrix
4 40 (24.39%) Microsoft
5 37 (22.56%) VMware
6 28 (17.07%) F5
7 18 (10.98%) SolarWinds
8 17 (10.37%) IBM
9 15 (9.15%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (7.32%) HP
11 11 (6.71%) Red Hat
11 11 (6.71%) ServiceNow
12 10 (6.10%) Arista
13 8 (4.88%) Forcepoint
13 8 (4.88%) Google
13 8 (4.88%) Meraki
14 7 (4.27%) CheckPoint
14 7 (4.27%) Oracle
15 6 (3.66%) Splunk