Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England > London
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 426 568 656
Rank change year-on-year +142 +88 -143
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 58 186 159
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 2.58% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 59 158 135
Median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -12.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £29,350
90th Percentile £95,000 £81,625 £91,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £54,486 £54,000
% change year-on-year +10.12% +0.90% -1.82%

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 2,720 7,221 8,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.46% 13.27% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,250 5,939 7,226
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - +2.36%
10th Percentile £37,000 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +88 4 £62,500 -13.79% 4
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 48 (82.76%) VPN
1 48 (82.76%) Firewall
2 43 (74.14%) AWS
3 42 (72.41%) WAN
4 41 (70.69%) BGP
5 40 (68.97%) OSPF
6 39 (67.24%) MPLS
6 39 (67.24%) Linux
6 39 (67.24%) LAN
7 37 (63.79%) Cisco
7 37 (63.79%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (62.07%) Office 365
9 35 (60.34%) Azure
10 34 (58.62%) Network Security
10 34 (58.62%) Wireless
10 34 (58.62%) SNMP
10 34 (58.62%) DNS
10 34 (58.62%) Security Monitoring
11 32 (55.17%) Palo Alto
11 32 (55.17%) Network Monitoring
11 32 (55.17%) Ansible
11 32 (55.17%) DHCP
12 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
12 31 (53.45%) Puppet
12 31 (53.45%) Opscode Chef
13 30 (51.72%) Active Directory
13 30 (51.72%) Python
13 30 (51.72%) Nagios
14 29 (50.00%) VoIP
15 28 (48.28%) B2B

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 28 (48.28%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.17%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (48.28%) Microsoft Office
1 28 (48.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 43 (74.14%) AWS
2 36 (62.07%) Office 365
3 35 (60.34%) Azure
4 28 (48.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 28 (48.28%) Route 53
4 28 (48.28%) Slack
5 27 (46.55%) GCP
6 4 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (82.76%) Firewall
1 48 (82.76%) VPN
2 42 (72.41%) WAN
3 41 (70.69%) BGP
4 40 (68.97%) OSPF
5 39 (67.24%) LAN
5 39 (67.24%) MPLS
6 34 (58.62%) DNS
6 34 (58.62%) Network Security
6 34 (58.62%) SNMP
6 34 (58.62%) Wireless
7 32 (55.17%) DHCP
8 29 (50.00%) VoIP
9 28 (48.28%) MRTG
9 28 (48.28%) RIP
9 28 (48.28%) Skype
9 28 (48.28%) TACACS
9 28 (48.28%) Wi-Fi
9 28 (48.28%) Wireshark
10 11 (18.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Grunt
1 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (63.79%) Network Engineer
2 19 (32.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Penetration Tester
3 6 (10.34%) Tester
4 4 (6.90%) Ethical Hacker
5 3 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (3.45%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Security Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.45%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Node.js
1 3 (5.17%) Web Services
2 1 (1.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.52%) Public Cloud
3 8 (13.79%) PKI
4 6 (10.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
6 4 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (67.24%) Linux
2 28 (48.28%) Mac OS X
3 6 (10.34%) Mac OS
3 6 (10.34%) Unix
4 4 (6.90%) Windows
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Security Monitoring
2 32 (55.17%) Network Monitoring
3 28 (48.28%) B2B
3 28 (48.28%) Identity Management
3 28 (48.28%) Performance Analysis
4 17 (29.31%) DevOps
5 14 (24.14%) ITIL
6 13 (22.41%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (22.41%) Problem Management
7 9 (15.52%) Process Improvement
8 8 (13.79%) Fintech
9 7 (12.07%) Information Security
10 6 (10.34%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 6 (10.34%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (10.34%) Load Balancing
10 6 (10.34%) OWASP
10 6 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (10.34%) Security Testing
10 6 (10.34%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) Python
2 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (63.79%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (37.93%) CCNP
3 17 (29.31%) CCNA
4 13 (22.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (10.34%) CEPT
5 6 (10.34%) EC-Council LPT
5 6 (10.34%) GXPN
5 6 (10.34%) OSCE
5 6 (10.34%) SANS
6 4 (6.90%) OSWP
7 2 (3.45%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.72%) CCIE
8 1 (1.72%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (1.72%) CISSP
8 1 (1.72%) Degree
8 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) LPIC
8 1 (1.72%) MCP
8 1 (1.72%) MCSE
8 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 3 (5.17%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.34%) Docker
3 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (55.17%) Ansible
2 31 (53.45%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (53.45%) Puppet
3 30 (51.72%) Nagios
4 7 (12.07%) Terraform
5 2 (3.45%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.72%) Grafana
6 1 (1.72%) Iperf
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) Cisco
2 32 (55.17%) Palo Alto
3 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
4 28 (48.28%) Avaya
4 28 (48.28%) Riverbed
5 6 (10.34%) Juniper
6 5 (8.62%) VMware
7 4 (6.90%) Fortinet
8 3 (5.17%) Meraki
8 3 (5.17%) Nokia
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle
9 2 (3.45%) Google
10 1 (1.72%) AlgoSec
10 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.72%) F5
10 1 (1.72%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.72%) Splunk