Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 642 501 673
Rank change year-on-year -141 +172 -29
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 179 384 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.51% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.94% 3.48% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 144 319 177
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%
10th Percentile £29,075 £41,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +14.58% +1.05%

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 9,204 11,020 11,966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.53% 14.76% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7,538 9,034 10,247
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.80% +7.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -24 41 £65,000 +15.56% 7
West London +14 3 £50,000 - 2
East London -1 2 £47,500 -1.04% 2
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 143 (79.89%) Cisco
2 118 (65.92%) Firewall
3 114 (63.69%) Cisco Certification
4 113 (63.13%) BGP
5 109 (60.89%) VPN
6 108 (60.34%) CCNP
7 103 (57.54%) OSPF
8 92 (51.40%) WAN
9 81 (45.25%) MPLS
10 72 (40.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 65 (36.31%) Data Centre
11 65 (36.31%) LAN
12 64 (35.75%) Cisco ASA
13 59 (32.96%) Palo Alto
14 54 (30.17%) TCP/IP
15 52 (29.05%) HSRP
16 51 (28.49%) CCIE
17 48 (26.82%) Microsoft
18 47 (26.26%) Network Security
19 46 (25.70%) Finance
20 45 (25.14%) VoIP
21 42 (23.46%) Linux
21 42 (23.46%) Citrix
22 41 (22.91%) SSL
22 41 (22.91%) Wireless
23 39 (21.79%) Ethernet
24 38 (21.23%) Juniper
24 38 (21.23%) NetScaler
25 37 (20.67%) Amazon AWS
25 37 (20.67%) Windows

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 (6.70%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.15%) OpenStack
3 9 (5.03%) CMS
3 9 (5.03%) Skype for Business
4 8 (4.47%) Confluence
5 6 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.23%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.23%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.68%) Drupal
8 3 (1.68%) IIS
8 3 (1.68%) nginx
9 2 (1.12%) Apache
10 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.56%) Appian
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.56%) JBoss
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (7.26%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 37 (20.67%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (10.06%) Office 365
4 8 (4.47%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (4.47%) Amazon S3
4 8 (4.47%) GitHub
4 8 (4.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 7 (3.91%) SaaS
6 6 (3.35%) G Suite
6 6 (3.35%) Mimecast
7 5 (2.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (2.79%) Slack
8 4 (2.23%) Route 53
9 3 (1.68%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.68%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.68%) CloudFront
9 3 (1.68%) IaaS
9 3 (1.68%) Serverless
10 1 (0.56%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 118 (65.92%) Firewall
2 113 (63.13%) BGP
3 109 (60.89%) VPN
4 103 (57.54%) OSPF
5 92 (51.40%) WAN
6 81 (45.25%) MPLS
7 72 (40.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 65 (36.31%) LAN
9 64 (35.75%) Cisco ASA
10 54 (30.17%) TCP/IP
11 52 (29.05%) HSRP
12 47 (26.26%) Network Security
13 45 (25.14%) VoIP
14 41 (22.91%) SSL
14 41 (22.91%) Wireless
15 39 (21.79%) Ethernet
16 38 (21.23%) NetScaler
17 36 (20.11%) SNMP
18 34 (18.99%) EIGRP
19 33 (18.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.47%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (2.79%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.23%) MySQL
3 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.68%) Redis
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.56%) Big Data
5 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.56%) DB2
5 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.56%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.56%) Power BI
5 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.56%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.03%) JIRA
2 8 (4.47%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (2.23%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (1.68%) Gerrit
5 3 (1.68%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.56%) AppScan
General
1 46 (25.70%) Finance
2 25 (13.97%) Banking
2 25 (13.97%) Telecoms
3 15 (8.38%) French Language
3 15 (8.38%) German Language
3 15 (8.38%) Italian Language
4 7 (3.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (3.91%) Retail
5 4 (2.23%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.23%) Legal
6 3 (1.68%) Marketing
7 2 (1.12%) Advertising
7 2 (1.12%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.56%) Front Office
8 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 95 (53.07%) Network Engineer
2 27 (15.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 26 (14.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 22 (12.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 15 (8.38%) Graduate
5 15 (8.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 15 (8.38%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 13 (7.26%) Security Engineer
7 12 (6.70%) Support Engineer
8 11 (6.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 11 (6.15%) Analyst
8 11 (6.15%) Consultant
8 11 (6.15%) Juniper Engineer
9 10 (5.59%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (5.03%) Citrix Engineer
10 9 (5.03%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.85%) 802.1X
2 21 (11.73%) XMPP
3 9 (5.03%) Web Services
4 8 (4.47%) LDAP
5 6 (3.35%) YAML
6 4 (2.23%) SOAP
7 3 (1.68%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (1.68%) JSON
7 3 (1.68%) Middleware
7 3 (1.68%) RESTful
8 2 (1.12%) LAMP
8 2 (1.12%) Node.js
8 2 (1.12%) REST
9 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.56%) Drools
9 1 (0.56%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.56%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.56%) React
9 1 (0.56%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 65 (36.31%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.38%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.38%) PKI
4 10 (5.59%) Clustering
4 10 (5.59%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.47%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.91%) DataPower
6 7 (3.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (3.91%) Private Cloud
6 7 (3.91%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 6 (3.35%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.79%) BBC
8 5 (2.79%) BYOD
8 5 (2.79%) CMDB
9 4 (2.23%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.23%) Cyberattack
9 4 (2.23%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (2.23%) IPTV
9 4 (2.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (23.46%) Linux
2 37 (20.67%) Windows
3 14 (7.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (7.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (6.70%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.03%) CentOS
5 9 (5.03%) Windows 10
5 9 (5.03%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.35%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.23%) Mac OS
7 4 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.68%) Android
8 3 (1.68%) Solaris
8 3 (1.68%) Unix
9 2 (1.12%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (1.12%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.56%) AIX
10 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.44%) Capacity Planning
2 23 (12.85%) Load Balancing
2 23 (12.85%) Network Design
2 23 (12.85%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (11.73%) DevOps
4 20 (11.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 14 (7.82%) High Availability
6 13 (7.26%) Network Monitoring
7 12 (6.70%) Change Management
7 12 (6.70%) Network Management
7 12 (6.70%) Network Virtualisation
8 11 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (6.15%) Patch Management
9 10 (5.59%) Information Security
9 10 (5.59%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (5.03%) WAN Optimisation
11 8 (4.47%) Analytics
11 8 (4.47%) Line Management
11 8 (4.47%) Network Optimisation
12 7 (3.91%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.08%) Python
2 18 (10.06%) PowerShell
3 16 (8.94%) Bash Shell
4 9 (5.03%) Perl
5 8 (4.47%) PHP
5 8 (4.47%) SQL
6 5 (2.79%) SOQL
7 4 (2.23%) C-shell
7 4 (2.23%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.23%) Korn
8 3 (1.68%) VB
9 2 (1.12%) C
9 2 (1.12%) Java
10 1 (0.56%) C#
10 1 (0.56%) C++
10 1 (0.56%) Go
10 1 (0.56%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 114 (63.69%) Cisco Certification
2 108 (60.34%) CCNP
3 51 (28.49%) CCIE
4 35 (19.55%) CCNA
5 21 (11.73%) Degree
6 13 (7.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (7.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (6.15%) CCVP
8 7 (3.91%) CCA
8 7 (3.91%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (3.35%) CISSP
10 5 (2.79%) CISA
10 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (2.79%) SANS
11 4 (2.23%) CCNP Voice
11 4 (2.23%) CISM
11 4 (2.23%) JNCIP
11 4 (2.23%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.23%) VCP6
12 3 (1.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) SLA
2 8 (4.47%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.91%) GDPR
4 6 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (2.23%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (2.23%) FIPS 140-2
6 2 (1.12%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 27 (15.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (12.29%) Active Directory
3 14 (7.82%) VMware NSX
4 10 (5.59%) Hyper-V
5 9 (5.03%) Docker
6 4 (2.23%) Samba
6 4 (2.23%) VirtualBox
6 4 (2.23%) vSphere
7 3 (1.68%) XenApp
8 2 (1.12%) KVM
8 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.12%) Xen
9 1 (0.56%) LXC
9 1 (0.56%) NFS
9 1 (0.56%) pfSense
9 1 (0.56%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.56%) vCloud
9 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (15.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (12.29%) FortiGate
3 18 (10.06%) Ansible
4 17 (9.50%) Nagios
5 12 (6.70%) Single Sign-On
6 10 (5.59%) Cisco UCCE
6 10 (5.59%) Cisco UCCX
6 10 (5.59%) Puppet
7 9 (5.03%) Cacti
8 8 (4.47%) SCCM
9 7 (3.91%) Backup Exec
9 7 (3.91%) SCOM
10 6 (3.35%) Cisco Prime
10 6 (3.35%) Nessus
10 6 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (2.23%) Kubernetes
12 3 (1.68%) Rancher
12 3 (1.68%) Sysdig
12 3 (1.68%) vRealize
12 3 (1.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 143 (79.89%) Cisco
2 59 (32.96%) Palo Alto
3 48 (26.82%) Microsoft
4 42 (23.46%) Citrix
5 38 (21.23%) Juniper
6 37 (20.67%) VMware
7 28 (15.64%) F5
8 19 (10.61%) SolarWinds
9 16 (8.94%) HP
10 14 (7.82%) Arista
11 12 (6.70%) IBM
11 12 (6.70%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (6.15%) Forcepoint
12 11 (6.15%) Riverbed
13 10 (5.59%) ServiceNow
14 9 (5.03%) Red Hat
14 9 (5.03%) Splunk
15 8 (4.47%) Fortinet
15 8 (4.47%) Google
15 8 (4.47%) Speakerbus