Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 260 249 241
Rank change year-on-year -11 -8 +30
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 34 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.43% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.00% 2.60% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 24
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +22.67% -21.88%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,050 £31,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £54,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.17% +22.67% -21.88%

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1134 1156 1054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.22% 15.41% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1014 825
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,475 £20,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Manchester

IPsec
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for IPsec in Manchester

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IPsec in Manchester

IPsec
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Rochdale +14 2 £48,000 +4.35% 1
Stockport - 2 £43,750 -
IPsec
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 30 (88.24%) Cisco
2 28 (82.35%) VPN
3 27 (79.41%) Firewall
4 25 (73.53%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (73.53%) CCNP
4 25 (73.53%) LAN
5 22 (64.71%) BGP
6 21 (61.76%) WAN
7 17 (50.00%) SSL
7 17 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (47.06%) MPLS
9 14 (41.18%) EIGRP
10 13 (38.24%) OSPF
10 13 (38.24%) Ethernet
11 12 (35.29%) Wireless
11 12 (35.29%) Network Security
12 11 (32.35%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (32.35%) Cacti
12 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (32.35%) SolarWinds
12 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
13 10 (29.41%) FortiGate
13 10 (29.41%) IPv6
13 10 (29.41%) WLAN
14 9 (26.47%) Linux
15 8 (23.53%) IPv4
15 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
15 8 (23.53%) Juniper
15 8 (23.53%) Siemens

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (5.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (5.88%) Route 53
4 2 (5.88%) SaaS
4 2 (5.88%) Serverless
5 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (82.35%) VPN
2 27 (79.41%) Firewall
3 25 (73.53%) LAN
4 22 (64.71%) BGP
5 21 (61.76%) WAN
6 17 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (50.00%) SSL
7 16 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (47.06%) MPLS
8 14 (41.18%) EIGRP
9 13 (38.24%) Ethernet
9 13 (38.24%) OSPF
10 12 (35.29%) Network Security
10 12 (35.29%) Wireless
11 11 (32.35%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (29.41%) IPv6
12 10 (29.41%) WLAN
13 8 (23.53%) BIG-IP
13 8 (23.53%) IPv4
13 8 (23.53%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Implementation Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) IP Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Juniper Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Head of Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) Head of IP Transport
5 3 (8.82%) Network Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
2 8 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.88%) iPad
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (14.71%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
2 5 (14.71%) Network Design
2 5 (14.71%) Web Filtering
3 4 (11.76%) DevOps
3 4 (11.76%) High Availability
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 3 (8.82%) Coaching
4 3 (8.82%) Network Architecture
4 3 (8.82%) Network Virtualisation
4 3 (8.82%) Release Management
4 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security
5 2 (5.88%) SDLC
5 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) C
2 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.94%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.94%) C++
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) CCNP
1 25 (73.53%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (23.53%) JNCIP
3 6 (17.65%) CCDP
3 6 (17.65%) CCIE
3 6 (17.65%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Firmware
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Cacti
2 10 (29.41%) FortiGate
3 5 (14.71%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (8.82%) Ansible
4 3 (8.82%) Terraform
4 3 (8.82%) TrustSec
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.94%) Puppet
6 1 (2.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Cisco
2 11 (32.35%) SolarWinds
3 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 8 (23.53%) F5
3 8 (23.53%) IronPort
3 8 (23.53%) Juniper
3 8 (23.53%) Polycom
3 8 (23.53%) Siemens
4 7 (20.59%) BT
5 5 (14.71%) VMware
6 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
6 3 (8.82%) Nortel
6 3 (8.82%) Palo Alto
6 3 (8.82%) WatchGuard
7 2 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Capita
8 1 (2.94%) Google
8 1 (2.94%) Meraki