Period
to 15 April 2021

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 15 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 186 210 259
Rank change year-on-year +24 +49 +10
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 12 5 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.32% 0.10% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.90% 0.78% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 4
10th Percentile " £48,700 £36,625
25th Percentile £57,500 £49,000 £37,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £49,776 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.54% +24.44% -33.33%
75th Percentile £63,438 £53,250 £44,063
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,946 £46,875
North West median annual salary £60,000 £50,638 £46,250
% change year-on-year +18.49% +9.49% -19.57%

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 414 637 1,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.12% 13.20% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 325 498 909
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,675 £23,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £31,375 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.22% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,366 £67,550
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +12.50%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Manchester

IPsec
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IPsec in Manchester.

Salary trend for IPsec in Manchester

For the 6 months to 15 April 2021, 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 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) FTP
2 6 (50.00%) HTTP
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) SSL
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Sophos
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Electronics
2 6 (50.00%) MCITP
2 6 (50.00%) VLAN
2 6 (50.00%) WSUS
2 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (50.00%) ZyXEL
2 6 (50.00%) Azure
2 6 (50.00%) AWS
2 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (50.00%) GitHub
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (50.00%) Docker
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) GCP
2 6 (50.00%) GitLab

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 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) AWS
1 6 (50.00%) Azure
1 6 (50.00%) GCP
1 6 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) FTP
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) HTTP
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) SSL
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) VLAN
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) GitLab
1 6 (50.00%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Site Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (50.00%) CRM
1 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
1 6 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 6 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
1 6 (50.00%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (50.00%) MCITP
1 6 (50.00%) MCSA
1 6 (50.00%) MCSE
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Grafana
1 6 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 6 (50.00%) Prometheus
1 6 (50.00%) Terraform
1 6 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) Sophos
1 6 (50.00%) ZyXEL