Period
to 17 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England > London
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 577 561 615
Rank change year-on-year -16 +54 +10
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 183 272 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.24% 2.72% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 162 219 162
London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +2.13%
10th Percentile £35,125 £37,800 £41,250
90th Percentile £114,000 £90,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +8.42%

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 8,184 10,016 11,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.18% 14.37% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6,673 8,417 9,442
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £81,250
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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 +17 34 £53,750 -2.27% 12
West London +2 9 £50,000 -13.04% 9
East London +23 2 £47,500 +53.23% 1
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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.

1 150 (81.97%) Cisco
2 145 (79.23%) BGP
3 141 (77.05%) Cisco Certification
4 117 (63.93%) CCNP
5 115 (62.84%) OSPF
6 106 (57.92%) Firewall
7 96 (52.46%) WAN
8 94 (51.37%) EIGRP
9 87 (47.54%) Finance
10 85 (46.45%) MPLS
11 78 (42.62%) CCIE
12 72 (39.34%) Cisco Nexus
13 69 (37.70%) VoIP
14 68 (37.16%) VPN
14 68 (37.16%) Palo Alto
15 63 (34.43%) Banking
16 58 (31.69%) LAN
16 58 (31.69%) DMVPN
17 55 (30.05%) TCP/IP
17 55 (30.05%) CCNA
18 54 (29.51%) Data Centre
19 52 (28.42%) Network Security
20 51 (27.87%) Wireless
21 46 (25.14%) Microsoft
21 46 (25.14%) Cisco CUCM
21 46 (25.14%) Splunk
22 45 (24.59%) CheckPoint
22 45 (24.59%) Cisco IOS
23 43 (23.50%) Juniper
24 40 (21.86%) Line Management

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 26 (14.21%) CMS
2 13 (7.10%) Skype for Business
3 11 (6.01%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.64%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.09%) nginx
Applications
1 18 (9.84%) MS Visio
2 14 (7.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (7.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (6.01%) Office 365
2 10 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.28%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.64%) Route 53
5 2 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.09%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 145 (79.23%) BGP
2 115 (62.84%) OSPF
3 106 (57.92%) Firewall
4 96 (52.46%) WAN
5 94 (51.37%) EIGRP
6 85 (46.45%) MPLS
7 72 (39.34%) Cisco Nexus
8 69 (37.70%) VoIP
9 68 (37.16%) VPN
10 58 (31.69%) DMVPN
10 58 (31.69%) LAN
11 55 (30.05%) TCP/IP
12 52 (28.42%) Network Security
13 51 (27.87%) Wireless
14 45 (24.59%) Cisco IOS
15 38 (20.77%) Cisco ASA
16 32 (17.49%) HSRP
17 30 (16.39%) DHCP
17 30 (16.39%) DNS
17 30 (16.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.73%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (2.19%) MySQL
3 3 (1.64%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.09%) Redis
5 1 (0.55%) GIS
5 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 87 (47.54%) Finance
2 63 (34.43%) Banking
3 19 (10.38%) Telecoms
4 14 (7.65%) Retail
5 13 (7.10%) French Language
5 13 (7.10%) German Language
5 13 (7.10%) Italian Language
6 10 (5.46%) Advertising
7 9 (4.92%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.19%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.09%) Games
9 2 (1.09%) Legal
9 2 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 76 (41.53%) Network Engineer
2 27 (14.75%) Head of Information
2 27 (14.75%) Head of Information Security
2 27 (14.75%) Head of Security
3 25 (13.66%) Head of Finance
4 19 (10.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 16 (8.74%) Senior Network Engineer
6 15 (8.20%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 15 (8.20%) Security Engineer
6 15 (8.20%) VoIP Engineer
7 14 (7.65%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 14 (7.65%) Telephony Engineer
7 14 (7.65%) Voice Engineer
8 13 (7.10%) Consultant
8 13 (7.10%) Finance Manager
8 13 (7.10%) Network Communications Manager
8 13 (7.10%) Network Manager
9 12 (6.56%) Network Consultant
9 12 (6.56%) Network Security Engineer
10 11 (6.01%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (16.94%) XMPP
2 25 (13.66%) SailPoint
3 9 (4.92%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.09%) LAMP
4 2 (1.09%) Web Services
5 1 (0.55%) Ajax
5 1 (0.55%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.55%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 54 (29.51%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.84%) Clustering
4 16 (8.74%) PKI
5 10 (5.46%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.37%) Public Cloud
7 6 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (2.19%) Digital Signage
9 4 (2.19%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.19%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.19%) IPTV
10 3 (1.64%) BYOD
11 2 (1.09%) Cyberattack
11 2 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (1.09%) Fintech
11 2 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (1.09%) NHS
11 2 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.85%) Windows
2 16 (8.74%) Linux
3 10 (5.46%) Unix
4 9 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.37%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.28%) Windows 10
6 6 (3.28%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.19%) Mac OS
7 4 (2.19%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.55%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.55%) Debian
8 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.55%) VMS
8 1 (0.55%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.86%) Line Management
2 38 (20.77%) Information Security
3 35 (19.13%) SIEM
4 33 (18.03%) Cybersecurity
5 30 (16.39%) Vulnerability Management
6 28 (15.30%) Identity Access Management
6 28 (15.30%) Penetration Testing
7 26 (14.21%) Network Design
8 25 (13.66%) Performance Management
9 21 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (9.84%) Kalman Filter
10 18 (9.84%) Network Monitoring
11 16 (8.74%) Change Management
11 16 (8.74%) Patch Management
12 14 (7.65%) Mentoring
12 14 (7.65%) Security Patching
12 14 (7.65%) WAN Optimisation
13 13 (7.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 12 (6.56%) Project Management
15 11 (6.01%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.83%) Python
2 4 (2.19%) Perl
3 3 (1.64%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.64%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.55%) C-shell
4 1 (0.55%) Korn
4 1 (0.55%) Lisp
4 1 (0.55%) PHP
4 1 (0.55%) Ruby
4 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.55%) SQL
4 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 141 (77.05%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (63.93%) CCNP
3 78 (42.62%) CCIE
4 55 (30.05%) CCNA
5 28 (15.30%) CCVP
5 28 (15.30%) CISSP
6 27 (14.75%) CISA
6 27 (14.75%) CISM
7 25 (13.66%) CEH
7 25 (13.66%) GIAC
7 25 (13.66%) GISF
8 13 (7.10%) CCNP Voice
9 10 (5.46%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 10 (5.46%) Degree
10 9 (4.92%) CCDP
10 9 (4.92%) CCSP
11 8 (4.37%) CCIP
12 7 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
13 6 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (2.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.73%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.73%) SLA
3 4 (2.19%) QA
4 3 (1.64%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.64%) GDPR
5 2 (1.09%) FIPS 140-2
5 2 (1.09%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (12.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.19%) VMware NSX
5 3 (1.64%) Docker
5 3 (1.64%) vSphere
6 1 (0.55%) iptables
6 1 (0.55%) KVM
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.55%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 46 (25.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 37 (20.22%) Nessus
3 32 (17.49%) SCCM
4 27 (14.75%) Cisco UCCE
4 27 (14.75%) Cisco UCCX
5 25 (13.66%) McAfee ePO
6 21 (11.48%) Nagios
7 13 (7.10%) Cisco Prime
8 9 (4.92%) Backup Exec
9 8 (4.37%) Single Sign-On
10 7 (3.83%) Ansible
11 6 (3.28%) FortiGate
11 6 (3.28%) SCOM
12 3 (1.64%) Kubernetes
13 2 (1.09%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.55%) Graylog
14 1 (0.55%) Jamf Pro
14 1 (0.55%) RANCID
14 1 (0.55%) TrustSec
14 1 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 150 (81.97%) Cisco
2 68 (37.16%) Palo Alto
3 46 (25.14%) Microsoft
3 46 (25.14%) Splunk
4 45 (24.59%) CheckPoint
5 43 (23.50%) Juniper
6 34 (18.58%) VMware
7 27 (14.75%) Symantec
8 26 (14.21%) McAfee
8 26 (14.21%) Riverbed
9 25 (13.66%) Aveksa
9 25 (13.66%) Blue Coat
10 24 (13.11%) FireEye
10 24 (13.11%) LogRhythm
11 17 (9.29%) Red Box
11 17 (9.29%) Speakerbus
12 16 (8.74%) Citrix
13 14 (7.65%) CA
14 13 (7.10%) BT
14 13 (7.10%) Fortinet