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

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 280 252
Rank change year-on-year +25 -28 +12
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 28 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.92% 1.54% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 21
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.13% +8.24% +32.81%
10th Percentile £42,050 £42,750 £36,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £51,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £51,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.42% +11.76% +30.77%

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 958 1,166 1,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.09% 15.27% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 805 961 821
Manchester median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,000 £24,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £63,750
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 23 February 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 23 February 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
Rochdale +12 4 £54,000 +17.39%
Stockport - 2 £43,750 -
IPsec
North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 21 (75.00%) Cisco
2 20 (71.43%) VPN
3 19 (67.86%) Firewall
4 17 (60.71%) BGP
5 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (53.57%) WAN
5 15 (53.57%) CCNP
5 15 (53.57%) LAN
6 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (46.43%) SSL
8 12 (42.86%) Wireless
8 12 (42.86%) MPLS
8 12 (42.86%) EIGRP
9 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (39.29%) Network Security
9 11 (39.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
10 10 (35.71%) OSPF
11 9 (32.14%) VLAN
12 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (28.57%) DevOps
12 8 (28.57%) WLAN
12 8 (28.57%) Ethernet
12 8 (28.57%) Linux
13 7 (25.00%) Siemens
13 7 (25.00%) Ansible
13 7 (25.00%) F5
13 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
13 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
13 7 (25.00%) Polycom

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 5 (17.86%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (17.86%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (17.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (7.14%) Route 53
4 2 (7.14%) Serverless
4 2 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) VPN
2 19 (67.86%) Firewall
3 17 (60.71%) BGP
4 15 (53.57%) LAN
4 15 (53.57%) WAN
5 13 (46.43%) SSL
6 12 (42.86%) EIGRP
6 12 (42.86%) MPLS
6 12 (42.86%) Wireless
7 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (39.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (39.29%) Network Security
8 10 (35.71%) OSPF
9 9 (32.14%) VLAN
10 8 (28.57%) Ethernet
10 8 (28.57%) WLAN
11 7 (25.00%) BIG-IP
11 7 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
11 7 (25.00%) OpenScape
12 6 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior DevOps
3 5 (17.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Network Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Post-Sales Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Presales Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Presales Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Sales Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Head of Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) Head of IP Transport
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (14.29%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.57%) Cyberattack
5 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) DevOps
2 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (17.86%) Anomaly Detection
4 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (17.86%) Network Design
4 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming
4 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Coaching
6 3 (10.71%) High Availability
6 3 (10.71%) Network Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) Network Virtualisation
6 3 (10.71%) Release Management
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
7 2 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) CCNP
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (21.43%) CCDP
3 4 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Firmware
2 2 (7.14%) Docker
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Ansible
1 7 (25.00%) Terraform
2 6 (21.43%) Cacti
3 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (17.86%) Puppet
3 5 (17.86%) Salt
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) F5
2 7 (25.00%) IronPort
2 7 (25.00%) Polycom
2 7 (25.00%) Siemens
3 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
4 5 (17.86%) Google
5 4 (14.29%) BT
5 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) Juniper
6 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 2 (7.14%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.57%) Capita
7 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Meraki
7 1 (3.57%) Nortel