The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for IPsec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England / North West
Rank 245 228 253
Rank change year-on-year -17 +25  
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 4 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.065% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 1.18% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 8
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +48.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £41,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

IPsec is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 904 850 1125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.72% 14.95% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 701 693 862
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing IPsec as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in the North West

IPsec
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for IPsec in the North West

IPsec
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in the North West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IPsec in the North West

IPsec
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -23 4 £47,500 - 3
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 North West region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 12 (70.59%) LAN
1 12 (70.59%) VPN
1 12 (70.59%) Firewall
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco
3 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 9 (52.94%) VMware
4 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (47.06%) DHCP
4 8 (47.06%) WLAN
4 8 (47.06%) SSL
5 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 7 (41.18%) DNS
5 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
6 6 (35.29%) HP
6 6 (35.29%) Service Management
7 5 (29.41%) Wireless
7 5 (29.41%) SAN
7 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 5 (29.41%) ISDN
7 5 (29.41%) PSTN
7 5 (29.41%) VoIP
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (29.41%) DMVPN
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) Meraki
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (23.53%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
3 2 (11.76%) IaaS
3 2 (11.76%) SaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.88%) PaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) Firewall
1 12 (70.59%) LAN
1 12 (70.59%) VPN
2 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (47.06%) DHCP
3 8 (47.06%) SSL
3 8 (47.06%) WLAN
4 7 (41.18%) DNS
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (29.41%) DMVPN
5 5 (29.41%) ISDN
5 5 (29.41%) PSTN
5 5 (29.41%) SAN
5 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 5 (29.41%) VoIP
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless
6 3 (17.65%) BGP
6 3 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (17.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) LAMP
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (11.76%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (11.76%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.88%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
1 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
1 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Debian
4 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Service Management
2 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Coaching
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) SIEM
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.76%) Python
1 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
1 2 (11.76%) VB
1 2 (11.76%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
3 2 (11.76%) CCIE
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) MCSA
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (5.88%) CISM
4 1 (5.88%) CISMP
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) vCloud
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Ansible
2 2 (11.76%) Cacti
2 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (11.76%) vMotion
3 1 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) Meraki
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) IronPort
6 3 (17.65%) Polycom
6 3 (17.65%) Siemens
7 2 (11.76%) 3PAR
7 2 (11.76%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (11.76%) Veeam
7 2 (11.76%) Zerto
8 1 (5.88%) Brocade
8 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.88%) Citrix
8 1 (5.88%) F5
8 1 (5.88%) Google
8 1 (5.88%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
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