Period
to 22 May 2018

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

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 267 282 233
Rank change year-on-year +15 -49 +20
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 14 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.20% 0.13% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% 0.89% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 20
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £41,438
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% +2.56% +18.39%
10th Percentile £51,375 £33,350 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £50,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £41,438
% change year-on-year +33.33% +8.60% +12.76%

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 908 1,121 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.84% 14.51% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 741 902 850
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,375
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.93% +7.67%
10th Percentile £21,500 £24,000 £22,475
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 May 2018.

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 May 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
Stockport - 3 - - 2
Rochdale - 2 £60,000 -
IPsec
North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 10 (71.43%) VPN
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) MPLS
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) DNS
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) DHCP
4 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 7 (50.00%) SSL
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
5 5 (35.71%) Wireless
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) VLAN
5 5 (35.71%) Network Security
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (28.57%) Google
6 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 4 (28.57%) Puppet
6 4 (28.57%) Office 365
6 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
6 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef

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 4 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (28.57%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
1 10 (71.43%) VPN
2 9 (64.29%) MPLS
3 8 (57.14%) DHCP
3 8 (57.14%) DNS
4 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 7 (50.00%) SSL
4 7 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
5 5 (35.71%) Network Security
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) VLAN
5 5 (35.71%) Wireless
6 4 (28.57%) BGP
6 4 (28.57%) FTP
6 4 (28.57%) HTTP
6 4 (28.57%) OSPF
6 4 (28.57%) SAN
6 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Senior DevOps
1 4 (28.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Support
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Post-Sales Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Presales Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Presales Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Sales Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) 802.1X
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Anomaly Detection
1 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps
1 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
1 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
1 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCIE
3 2 (14.29%) CCDP
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Ansible
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
1 4 (28.57%) Salt
1 4 (28.57%) Terraform
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (14.29%) FortiGate
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Google
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (14.29%) BT
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) WatchGuard
6 1 (7.14%) Capita
6 1 (7.14%) Meraki
6 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL