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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 228 238
Rank change year-on-year -16 +10  
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 28 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.41% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.62% 1.02% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 16
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 1068 884 932
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.60% 15.76% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2838 2071 2224
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing IPsec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -28 12 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Cheshire - 12 £45,000 - 1
Lancashire - 2 £60,000 -
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 28 (87.50%) VPN
2 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 27 (84.38%) Firewall
3 25 (78.13%) BGP
4 24 (75.00%) LAN
5 23 (71.88%) CCNP
5 23 (71.88%) MPLS
5 23 (71.88%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (71.88%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (65.63%) OSPF
7 20 (62.50%) SSL
8 19 (59.38%) Ethernet
8 19 (59.38%) WAN
9 17 (53.13%) EIGRP
9 17 (53.13%) F5
9 17 (53.13%) Kalman Filter
10 16 (50.00%) Network Security
10 16 (50.00%) Wireless
11 14 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
11 14 (43.75%) Load Balancing
11 14 (43.75%) DNS
12 13 (40.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (40.63%) xDSL
13 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
14 11 (34.38%) Riverbed
14 11 (34.38%) Juniper
14 11 (34.38%) Wireshark
14 11 (34.38%) Cisco PIX
15 10 (31.25%) IP Telephony
15 10 (31.25%) DHCP

IPsec
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.38%) SaaS
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (6.25%) IaaS
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.13%) PaaS
5 1 (3.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 28 (87.50%) VPN
2 27 (84.38%) Firewall
3 25 (78.13%) BGP
4 24 (75.00%) LAN
5 23 (71.88%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (71.88%) MPLS
6 21 (65.63%) OSPF
7 20 (62.50%) SSL
8 19 (59.38%) Ethernet
8 19 (59.38%) WAN
9 17 (53.13%) EIGRP
10 16 (50.00%) Network Security
10 16 (50.00%) Wireless
11 14 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
11 14 (43.75%) DNS
12 13 (40.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (40.63%) xDSL
13 11 (34.38%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (34.38%) Wireshark
14 10 (31.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Implementation Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) IP Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Juniper Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (9.38%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.25%) Life Science
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) iPad
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Unix
2 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Debian
3 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Kalman Filter
2 14 (43.75%) Load Balancing
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL
4 7 (21.88%) ITIL V3
4 7 (21.88%) ITSM
4 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
4 7 (21.88%) Service Management
5 6 (18.75%) Asset Management
5 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (18.75%) Web Filtering
6 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.50%) Network Management
8 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.25%) DevOps
8 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) Information Security
8 2 (6.25%) Migration
8 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) C
2 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.13%) C++
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) CCNP
1 23 (71.88%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.00%) Degree
3 7 (21.88%) JNCIP
4 4 (12.50%) CCNA
5 3 (9.38%) CCIE
5 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) CCDA
6 1 (3.13%) CCDP
6 1 (3.13%) CCSA
6 1 (3.13%) CCSE
6 1 (3.13%) CCSP
6 1 (3.13%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.13%) CISM
6 1 (3.13%) CISMP
6 1 (3.13%) CISSP
6 1 (3.13%) CLAS
6 1 (3.13%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) PMO
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) FortiGate
2 6 (18.75%) Cacti
2 6 (18.75%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.13%) Ansible
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 17 (53.13%) F5
3 11 (34.38%) Juniper
3 11 (34.38%) Riverbed
4 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.75%) BT
5 6 (18.75%) SolarWinds
5 6 (18.75%) VMware
6 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 3 (9.38%) IronPort
7 3 (9.38%) Palo Alto
7 3 (9.38%) Polycom
7 3 (9.38%) Siemens
8 1 (3.13%) Avaya
8 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix
8 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.13%) Google
8 1 (3.13%) HP
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